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    Another post attacking me...
     
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    3rd post of simple copying and pasting the same message.

    How sad.
     
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    Post after post merely attacking me...
     
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    [font=georgia, 'times new roman', times, serif]David Cameron has just days to reach EU referendum deal[/font]

    [font=arial, helvetica, sans-serif]David Cameron has urged voters to "imagine the scale of the prize" after it emerged that he has just days [/font][font=arial, helvetica, sans-serif]to secure a deal with Brussels to keep Britain in the European Union[/font][font=arial, helvetica, sans-serif].[/font]

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    [font=Arial, sans-serif][font=Arial, sans-serif]Sam Gould [/font][/font]
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    [font=Arial, sans-serif]@GouldSam  [/font]

    [font=Arial, sans-serif][font=Arial, sans-serif]EU procurement rules stop the UK government using British steel for Navy Ships & Army Vehicles [/font][/font]

    [font=Arial, sans-serif][font=Arial, sans-serif]http://www.express.co.uk/news/politics/615083/British-Army-vehicles-Royal-Navy-built-foreign-steel [/font] [/font]

    [font=Arial, sans-serif]Wales, United Kingdom[/font]

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    [font=Georgia, Times, 'Times New Roman', serif][font=Georgia, Times, 'Times New Roman', serif]British Army and Navy vehicles to be built using [/font][/font]
    [font=Georgia, Times, 'Times New Roman', serif]FOREIGN steel as UK plants left to ROT[/font]

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    action-smiley-069.gif  Nitey nitey Brexitphiles  sleeping-smiley-009.gif
     
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    [font=NHaasGroteskDSPro-75Bd, 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif]EU Slows Down on Greece Support as Compliance Trumps Urgency[/font]

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    [font=NHaasGroteskDSPro-75Bd, 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif][font=TiemposTextWeb-Regular, Georgia, serif]Thousands of tractors have been blocking Greece’s motorways, bringing traffic to a halt, while the government said Monday that it will amend some of its proposed hikes to mandatory pension contributions, in an effort to stem social backlash. [/font][/font]

    [font=NHaasGroteskDSPro-75Bd, 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif][font=TiemposTextWeb-Regular, Georgia, serif]Officials representing creditor institutions have been assessing whether the debt-ridden country will deliver additional pension savings equal to 1 percent of its gross domestic product this year and achieve a primary budget surplus equal to 3.5 percent of its GDP by 2018.[/font][/font]

    [font=NHaasGroteskDSPro-75Bd, 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif][font=TiemposTextWeb-Regular, Georgia, serif]http://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2016-01-25/eu-slows-down-on-greece-aid-as-rule-compliance-trumps-urgency[/font][/font]

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    [font=Arial, sans-serif][font=Arial, sans-serif]TCG Signals [/font][/font]
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    [font=Arial, sans-serif]@TCGSignals  [/font]

    [font=Arial, sans-serif]Dax: Draghi disappoints, Bunds holding 162 resistance regardless   #DAX $DAX $FDAX https://cfdstrader.wordpress.com/2016/01/26/dax-draghi-disappoints-bunds-holding-162-resistance-regardless-dax-dax-fdax  [/font]

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    More Cameron imbecility...

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    [font=Georgia, Times, 'Times New Roman', serif]Ukip MEP: Ethnic minorities ‘feeling the strain’ of EU migration could swing Brexit vote[/font]

    [font=Arial, 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, sans-serif]ETHNIC minority voters could play a “crucial role” in Britain choosing to leave the EU as they are “feeling the strain” of unlimited migration from the 28-country bloc, Ukip’s migration spokesman has claimed.[/font]

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    [font=Arial, 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, sans-serif]http://www.express.co.uk/news/politics/638045/Ukip-MEP-Steven-Woolfe-ethnic-minorites-feeling-strain-EU-Brexit-vote[/font]
     
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    [font=BebasNeueRegular, sans-serif]60 Per Cent of ‘Refugees’ Are Really Economic Migrants Admits EU Commissioner[/font]

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    http://www.breitbart.com/london/2016/01/26/60-of-refugees-are-really-economic-migrants-says-dutch-eu-commissioner/

    1. [img=48x48]https://pbs.twimg.com/profile_images/1148839311/headerlogosmalleravatar_bigger.JPG[/img]NAMAwinelake ‏@namawinelake  4m4 minutes ago
      Well worth a read! Kevin Cardiff and the European Court of Auditors pee on the Banking Inquiry report due tomorrow - http://www.eca.europa.eu/Lists/ECADocuments/SR15_18/SR_CRISIS_SUPPORT_EN.pdf 


    2. [img=48x48]https://pbs.twimg.com/profile_images/2205402993/385680_172999789492942_172963629496558_237870_447657895_n_bigger.jpg[/img]TaleofTwoTreaties ‏@Taleof2Treaties  2m2 minutes ago
      @namawinelake Coincidentally this morning the place had to be evacuated https://www.wort.lu/en/luxembourg/luxembourg-kirchberg-major-evacuation-at-court-of-auditors-56a74c310da165c55dc51e07 
    [font=Georgia, Times, 'Times New Roman', serif][font=roboto-bold-condensed, 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif]Luxembourg-Kirchberg[/font]
    [font=roboto-bold-condensed, 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif]Major evacuation at Court of Auditors[/font]

    [font=roboto-condensed, 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif]Published on Tuesday, 26 January, 2016 at 11:49[/font][/font]

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    The employees filed out of the Kirchberg-based building onto rue Erasme for unknown reasons 
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    [font=Georgia, Times, 'Times New Roman', serif][size=large][font=Georgia, Times, 'Times New Roman', serif]700 staff were evacuated from the European Court of Auditors in Luxembourg on Tuesday morning. [/font]
    [font=Georgia, Times, 'Times New Roman', serif]The employees filed out of the Kirchberg-based building onto rue Erasme for what remain unknown reasons. [/font]
    [font=Georgia, Times, 'Times New Roman', serif]Neither the police nor firefighters explained why the workers were evacuated. The alarm was reportedly raised during an important meeting.[/font][/font][/size]


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    [font=Arial, 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, sans-serif]A ROMANIAN crook with a serious criminal record has been jailed after he broke into two homes late at night just two weeks after heading to the UK.[/font]


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    [font=georgia, 'times new roman', times, serif]'Devastating' Brexit will consign Europe to a second rate world power, warns Deutsche Bank[/font]

    [font=georgia, 'times new roman', times, serif]"The implications of the UK not being in the EU will be truly devastating for Europe" says David Folkerts-Landau[/font]

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    [font=georgia, 'times new roman', times, serif]http://www.telegraph.co.uk/finance/economics/12122506/Devastating-Brexit-will-consign-Europe-to-a-second-rate-world-power-warns-Deutsche-Bank.html[/font]

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    [font=knowledgemedium, arial, helvetica, sans-serif]Greek PM Tsipras says pension reform difficult but must go ahead[/font]

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    Workers at state hospitals shout slogans next to a police cordon during a demonstration 
    against planned pension reforms outside the Finance ministry in Athens, Greece, January 26, 2016.

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    http://www.reuters.com/article/us-eurozone-greece-tsipras-idUSKCN0V42AK
     
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    [font=NHaasGroteskDSPro-75Bd, 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif]France's First Big Strike Day of 2016 Snarls Traffic, Air Travel[/font]

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    Rather a 2nd rate world power than a third world shit hole which Germany will become with all their diversity!
     
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    [font=NHaasGroteskDSPro-75Bd, 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif]The New Sick Man of Europe Has an AAA Credit Rating[/font]

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    • [font=NHaasGroteskTXPro-55Rg, 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif]Finland, contracting since 2012, performs worst in euro area[/font]
    • [font=NHaasGroteskTXPro-55Rg, 'Helvetica Neue', Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif]Government plans spending cuts, loosening of labor rules[/font]
    [font=NHaasGroteskTXPro-55Rg, Helvetica Neue, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif][font=TiemposTextWeb-Regular, Georgia, serif]A chronically depressed economy, rising unemployment and an aversion to free-market reforms. Sound like a familiar European tale? [/font]

    [font=TiemposTextWeb-Regular, Georgia, serif]But it’s not Greece, Spain or Portugal. It’s Finland.[/font]
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    [font=NHaasGroteskTXPro-55Rg, Helvetica Neue, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif][font=TiemposTextWeb-Regular, Georgia, serif][size=medium][font=TiemposTextWeb-Regular, Georgia, serif][size=medium][font=TiemposTextWeb-Regular, Georgia, serif]Finland is one of the few euro-region countries that still get an AAA rating from Moody’s Investors Service and Fitch Ratings, though Standard & Poor’s [/font][font=TiemposTextWeb-Regular, Georgia, serif]took away[/font][font=TiemposTextWeb-Regular, Georgia, serif] the top grade in October 2014. [/font][/font][/font][/size][/font][/size]

    [font=NHaasGroteskTXPro-55Rg, Helvetica Neue, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif][font=TiemposTextWeb-Regular, Georgia, serif][size=medium][font=TiemposTextWeb-Regular, Georgia, serif][size=medium][font=TiemposTextWeb-Regular, Georgia, serif]At about 60 percent of gross domestic product, Finland’s public debt is less than half that of Portugal’s.[/font][/font][/font][/size][/font][/size]

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    [font=TiemposTextWeb-Regular, Georgia, serif]"Finland has become an economy that runs on a deficit" and is "10 to 15 percent behind Sweden or Germany" in terms of competitiveness, Economy Minister Olli Rehn said in an interview this month. [/font][/font]
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    The Article says the EU would be a "2nd rate world power" so you reckon it would be a 2nd rate "third world shit hole".  :)