German budget surplus highest since 1990
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    Quote Originally Posted by scooterscot View Post
    A single statement that shows you how little I understand basic Economics.
    FTFY
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    Quote Originally Posted by Mordac View Post
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    good job they will need it to pay for Greece etc.
    "If you didn't do anything that wasn't good for you it would be a very dull life. What are you gonna do? Everything that is pleasant in life is dangerous."

    I want to see the hand of history on his collar.

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    FAO Scooter.


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    Quote Originally Posted by MrMarkyMark View Post
    FAO Scooter.

    Mail to 10 Downing St.

    Unless you otherwise agree housing that costs 9+ time the average joe's income is cool.

    Talk about not getting it. Thicker than two short planks.
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    EU: 'OK'
    Scotland: 'we're holding a refeerndum to leave the UK union'
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    Quote Originally Posted by scooterscot View Post
    Mail to 10 Downing St.

    Unless you otherwise agree housing that costs 9+ time the average joe's income is cool.

    Talk about not getting it. Thicker than two short planks.
    You should actually be a politician.

    Either that or you have the thought process of a fly, where the only difficulty is choosing one piece of tulip over another

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    Let's all run trade surpluses!

    Consuming bad. Making good.

    They are just different sides of the same coin. So the Germans should be thanking us ( and the US ) for making their dreams possible.

    In a very real way running a trade surplus exports more than physical goods. It exports unemployment too. If you make a car for me, I don't have to make one myself ( have a bit of paper in return, that'll do nicely ).

    The UK is near full-employment. Wonder who is bearing the brunt of the unemployment?

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    Quote Originally Posted by scooterscot View Post
    Mail to 10 Downing St.

    Unless you otherwise agree housing that costs 9+ time the average joe's income is cool.

    Talk about not getting it. Thicker than two short planks.
    As that was caused by the Labour government then you are 7 years too late. Or are you going to claim house prices trebling under Labour was good? There is even a video of Blair telling people in Hartlepool that they should be pleased because their houses were worth a lot more. Ignore the facts though.

    German gdp growth last year was the same as the UK. Doesn't say much considering we are leaving and then aren't.

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    Quote Originally Posted by tomtomagain View Post
    The UK is near full-employment.
    I actually laughed reading that.

    Zero hour contract employers who filter their taxes to a land far away stripping our vital public services of cash.
    Ldoenn : 'we're hloding a referneudm to laeve the Eureopean union
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