Reflections on the coming EU referendum

Referendum on whether Britain should remain in the European Union to be held on Thursday 23 June.
Referendum on whether Britain should remain in the European Union will be held on Thursday 23 June 2016.

Now that prime Minister David Porkeron has announced that the Referendum on whether Britain should remain in the European Union will be held on Thursday 23 June 2016.

In doing so He has launched a bitter civil war within his own conservative party. With Iain Continue reading “Reflections on the coming EU referendum”

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Wanker Brown Stands Down as a MP at Last!

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Gordon ‘Wanker’ Brown

UK – At long last Gordon ‘Wanker’ Brown is to stand down as a MP at the general election. In a very real way the old ‘Wanker’ has finally shot his bolt. The only real question is why it took him so long to go.

After having lead the wholesale looting of the populations work pension schemes. Resulting in rather austere futures during their retirements for most people. He was so desperate to ascend to the captaincy of RMS Titanic HMS Britannia, that he was blind to the looming Iceberg financial crisis that sank his administration in the 2010 General Election. Continue reading “Wanker Brown Stands Down as a MP at Last!”

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Now the Union is Safe for Now: How Long Before the Voters are Betrayed?

Well it is the Union for now. Will Westminster mishandle it in the same way that they did over the Irish Home Rule Question?
Well it is the Union for now. Will Westminster mishandle it in the same way that they did over the Irish Home Rule Question?

UK – Now that all the votes are counted in the Scottish Independence referendum and the result known. A victory for the no camp. Not that the size of the win was decisive, a mere 6% swing and it would have gone the other way. Demonstrating just how divided the Scottish are on the subject of independence and just how dissatisfied they are with Westminster. Continue reading “Now the Union is Safe for Now: How Long Before the Voters are Betrayed?”

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So we leave the EU. Then what?

The Scum summed up the UK's commitment to the EU with this headline
The Scum summed up the UK’s commitment to the EU with this headline

UK – A recurring theme of the political right wing of the Conservative party and United Kingdom Independence Party is that we must free ourselves from being under the jackboot of Brussels, and leave the EU.

We ask OK we leave the EU then what then? Try to resurrect the commonwealth? Join the USA? Or plod along on our own? Continue reading “So we leave the EU. Then what?”

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Last Scottish Tory Dies! A Nation Celebrates!

Scots celebrating the death of the last Scottish Tory
Scots celebrating the death of the last Scottish Tory

Scotland – Last night Scotland achieved a significant step forward in its quest for political maturity. At 01:32 Mrs Margaret McSwine, of Low town Edinburgh, passed away aged 109. The significance of the event is that she is the last remaining member of the Scottish Conservative party. Continue reading “Last Scottish Tory Dies! A Nation Celebrates!”

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The End of the Line for Lord Myners?

Lord Myners before the Treasury Select Committee
Lord Myners before the Treasury Select Committee

UK – So now we finally are at the point where a government minister might actually have to resign over the Royal Bank of Scotland (RBS), Sir Fred Goodwin pensions scandal.

It appears that Sir Tom McKillop, the former chairman of the Royal Bank of Scotland, issued a point-by-point rebuttal of Lord Myners Continue reading “The End of the Line for Lord Myners?”

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