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Old Sep 16th 2017, 11:19 am   #22096
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It'll be interesting to see what May has to say.
...it will, and I'm expecting the Prime Minister to take charge, finally. Not too much to ask is it.

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Old Sep 16th 2017, 11:57 am   #22097
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We have the " brave new world from Boris " and Davis off the record figure that the UK will propose as a payment.
All this a few days before Mays landmark speech.
Conspiracy or setting the scene in advance, we shall see ?
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Old Sep 16th 2017, 12:03 pm   #22098
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Old Sep 16th 2017, 12:08 pm   #22099
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This thread has become a circle jerk for remoaners. There's no point anyone else posting here.
Just going by the last few days, Bipat, la mancha, Golden Years, Vexcore, Garbatellamike, olivefarmer and morpeth, at the very least, seem to disagree with that assessment.

I suppose it depends on your definition of "remoaner" though. Am I one?
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Well, so much for the fall in the pound since the referendum being good for exports and jobs.

https://www.theguardian.com/business...rling-says-ons

Why did anyone ever think that business would ever do anything but whatever maximizes their profit? The boards and shareholders, internationally, care not at all about who works in which country, migrants, flags, passport colour, or anyone " taking their country back".
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Old Sep 16th 2017, 3:12 pm   #22101
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Just going by the last few days, Bipat, la mancha, Golden Years, Vexcore, Garbatellamike, olivefarmer and morpeth, at the very least, seem to disagree with that assessment.

I suppose it depends on your definition of "remoaner" though. Am I one?
I add to what I posted yesterday. I think you remoaners are going batty over this. My contribution done. Carry on.
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Old Sep 16th 2017, 5:30 pm   #22102
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Nice to see the pound go up as a direct consequence of Junckers speech. ( The BBC claimed it was Carney suggesting interest rates might have to rise! What do they know.)
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Nice to see the pound go up as a direct consequence of Junckers speech. ( The BBC claimed it was Carney suggesting interest rates might have to rise! What do they know.)
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The pound’s certainly been the currency to watch this week as markets have rushed to price in the prospect of monetary tightening faster than previously expected. Despite holding interest rates unchanged, the Bank of England yesterday indicated that rate rises will be appropriate sooner than previously forecast. As a result, sterling’s surged and is on track for the best weekly performance for years. Whether the Bank of England follow through with their hints on rate rises is another question, but the market’s certainly buying into that belief this week.
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Old Sep 16th 2017, 5:49 pm   #22104
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Not to mention, the pound actually lost a bit after Juncker's speech. And if Theresa May's speech is anything like Boris' latest delusional outburst, you can expect the pound to take a other hit. It historically always does whenever UK leadership expresses more delusional rhetoric suggesting a crash out.
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Nice to see the pound go up..
Really? Last year brexitwits were celebrating the fall of the £.
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Really? Last year brexitwits were celebrating the fall of the £.
I prefer 'brexshitters'.
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Really? Last year brexitwits were celebrating the fall of the £.
Was ''good'' for all these exports, wasn't it ?
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I add to what I posted yesterday. I think you remoaners are going batty over this. My contribution done. Carry on.
The question was to Vino actually, seeing as it was he who played the trump card this time, but go on then.

You think I'm a "remoaner" - could you retrieve any examples of me doing any moaning during the last few weeks or months?
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I suppose it depends on your definition of "remoaner" though. Am I one?
will you stop moaning
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will you stop moaning
Can you quote any examples of Eric actually moaning about anything.........

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