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    Quote Originally Posted by scooterscot View Post
    What's your point then? We should be more like our past? Our great past?
    What's this "our"? You've left.
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    from terrorists, tax evasion and money laundry.
    They now buy properties in London, via offshore 'trusts'.

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    Quote Originally Posted by LondonManc View Post
    What's this "our"? You've left.
    Well the water was rising above my ankles
    London : 'we're holding a referendum to leave the Eureopean union
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    Scotland: 'we're holding a referendum to leave the UK union'
    London: ' Oh no you're not'.

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    Quote Originally Posted by scooterscot View Post
    Well the water was rising above my ankles
    It was Irn Bru, not rusty water.
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    Quote Originally Posted by PurpleGorilla View Post
    We were a great country, are a great country, and will be a great country.
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    All nations have a past. Look at Germany, Switzerland, USA, Spain, Cambodia etc.
    You're contradicting yourself. Spain had a great past and may yet have a great future, but no one would say it's great now.
    Just another European ex-big power, like the UK.
    Past greatness does not imply future greatness, civilisations rise and fall.
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    Quote Originally Posted by sasguru View Post
    You're contradicting yourself. Spain had a great past and may yet have a great future, but no one would say it's great now.
    Just another European ex-big power, like the UK.
    Past greatness does not imply future greatness, civilisations rise and fall.
    Spain has had some shady moments in its history, but you are right it was, is, and will be a great country.

    Being in or out of the EU doesn't define us. We were, are, and will be the UK (well who knows about that).

    The point is that we are who we are. We are not Switzerland or Spain. Why must we homogenise?

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    Quote Originally Posted by PurpleGorilla View Post
    Spain has had some shady moments in its history, but you are right it was, is, and will be a great country.

    Being in or out of the EU doesn't define us. We were, are, and will be the UK (well who knows about that).

    The point is that we are who we are. We are not Switzerland or Spain. Why must we homogenise?
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    Quote Originally Posted by PurpleGorilla View Post

    We are still the country that produced Shakespeare, Newton, Whittle, and Berners-Lee.
    And where was all his important work performed? Mmmm, an European organisation in...Switzerland.
    If people like Rupert Murdoch, Nigel Farage, George Galloway, Nick Griffin and Marine Le Pen want Britain to leave the EU. Where does that put you?

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    Quote Originally Posted by PurpleGorilla View Post
    Spain has had some shady moments in its history, but you are right it was, is, and will be a great country.

    Being in or out of the EU doesn't define us. We were, are, and will be the UK (well who knows about that).

    The point is that we are who we are. We are not Switzerland or Spain. Why must we homogenise?
    Are you nuts!!!

    Uk is better than Spain.

    The UK can't be compared with pirates that still invading our waters for fishing, try to steal tonnes of fruits from our farms, maintain an out of date nuclear power plant in Almaraz, planning to construct a nuclear trash near the Tagus river without an environment impact assessment ...

    They were born pirates and they will die as Pirates. Nothing good from there...
    Don't argue with idiots. They'll drag you down to their level then beat you with experience.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Bee View Post
    Are you nuts!!!

    Uk is better than Spain.

    The UK can't be compared with pirates that still invading our waters for fishing, try to steal tonnes of fruits from our farms, maintain an out of date nuclear power plant in Almaraz, planning to construct a nuclear trash near the Tagus river without an environment impact assessment ...

    They were born pirates and they will die as Pirates. Nothing good from there...
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