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What did the EU ever do for you?

Discussion in 'Personal' started by eljefeb90, Apr 16, 2019.

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  1. burajda

    burajda Star commenter

    Is 'Little Englander' really a derisory term used by Germans about us?
     
  2. ilovesooty

    ilovesooty Star commenter

    Oh another one who won't be a new member either.
     
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  3. racroesus

    racroesus Star commenter

    After the several kickings you have given me on the issues of rationality and free-will I am merely, and, I suppose, somewhat cheekily, pointing out that you are working from the basis that people are emotional and react on the basis of emotionality rather than Smith's rational self-service. Not that I am casting up, you understand.
     
  4. bumchuckle

    bumchuckle Occasional commenter

    Well apart from the sanitation, the medicine, education, wine, public order, irrigation, roads, a fresh water system, and public health, what have the EU ever done for us?
     
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  5. Ivartheboneless

    Ivartheboneless Star commenter

    Some of them were the Romans, who were a bit stroppier than Jean Claude.
     
  6. Geoff Thomas

    Geoff Thomas Star commenter

    When you say "we", I take it you include the:

    Welsh, Scottish, Irish, French, Danish, Norwegian, Polish, Czechoslovak, Soviet, Indian, Australian, New Zealand, Canadian, South African,......... ?
     
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  7. lexus300

    lexus300 Star commenter

    You missed the most important, the English.
     
  8. Geoff Thomas

    Geoff Thomas Star commenter

    You previously wrote: Would little Englanders (a German form of derision before we 'twice' kicked their behinds)

    I questioned your use of "we".

    But I see you are incapable of remembering your own witterings for even a day.
     
  9. lexus300

    lexus300 Star commenter

    Your deflection is noted and to clarify, I merely pointed out your glaring and very telling omission.
     
  10. Geoff Thomas

    Geoff Thomas Star commenter

    Do you really not understand plain English?

    Asking for a friend.
     
  11. lexus300

    lexus300 Star commenter

    Still in denial?
     
  12. Geoff Thomas

    Geoff Thomas Star commenter

    Put your mirror down.
     
  13. lexus300

    lexus300 Star commenter

    Trowel, bricklaying until rain stopped play.
     

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