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    Ldoenn : 'we're hloding a referneudm to laeve the Eureopean union
    EU: 'OK'
    Scotland: 'we're holding a refeerndum to leave the UK union'
    Ldonon: ' Oh no you're not'.

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    You forgot no. 8.
    You can sell your 1 bed above a kebab shop in Hackney and buy 3 houses in Germany.
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    Sure the roaming countryside around these 3 houses smells a lot better too.
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    Quote Originally Posted by scooterscot View Post
    Sure the roaming countryside around these 3 houses smells a lot better too.
    Last time I was in the German countryside it smelt of manure.
    But you're probably used to that stench since it's similar to what emanates from your gob.
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    Try brushing your teeth.
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    Scotland: 'we're holding a refeerndum to leave the UK union'
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    Not having to stay at the Thistle Hotel Heathrow.
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    There is only 1 good thing about London. Jobs.
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    Quote Originally Posted by BrilloPad View Post
    There is only 1 good thing about London. Jobs.
    Yup, earning 80k per year to spend 12k on train fares instead of that 68k job in Bristol. Makes perfect sense.
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    Quote Originally Posted by scooterscot View Post
    Yup, earning 80k per year to spend 12k on train fares instead of that 68k job in Bristol. Makes perfect sense.
    You could choose to live in London. You'd only have to spend ~140 per month on a Zone 1-3 Travelcard and have an extra 10k to play with :-)
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    Quote Originally Posted by squarepeg View Post
    You could choose to live in London. You'd only have to spend ~140 per month on a Zone 1-3 Travelcard and have an extra 10k to play with :-)
    And then 600K for a terraced house.

    Seems a bargain for that 70K job.
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