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    It seems to me that the British are the biggest mugs on the planet, every where you turn we pay the most and just blindly accept everything at face value.

    Raising the retirement age to 75 won'''t fix the UK'''s pension problem | WIRED UK

    We have the worst state pension in the developed world

    Highest energy costs in the developed world

    Highest travel costs, yep you've guessed it in the world

    Our services are being completely eroded, public service contracts are given to companies without tender, HS2 triple the cost for half the distance again mates of government.

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    I've never really notices this before as personally I have a spine, but so many British don't. I even have friends of mine who email me to guide them when they get ripped off because they can't do it themselves.

    And usual response you get is, if you don't like it go to another country.

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    Because they have been tricked into thinking the UK is a democracy.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Shackattack View Post
    It seems to me that the British are the biggest mugs on the planet, every where you turn we pay the most and just blindly accept everything at face value.

    Raising the retirement age to 75 won'''t fix the UK'''s pension problem | WIRED UK

    We have the worst state pension in the developed world

    Highest energy costs in the developed world

    Highest travel costs, yep you've guessed it in the world

    Our services are being completely eroded, public service contracts are given to companies without tender, HS2 triple the cost for half the distance again mates of government.

    IR35 again blatant attempt to help big 5 consultancies

    I've never really notices this before as personally I have a spine, but so many British don't. I even have friends of mine who email me to guide them when they get ripped off because they can't do it themselves.

    And usual response you get is, if you don't like it go to another country.
    The UK doesn't have the highest energy costs in the developed world.

    Other than that...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Shackattack View Post
    It seems to me that the British are the biggest mugs on the planet, every where you turn we pay the most and just blindly accept everything at face value.
    No we don't.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Old Greg View Post
    The UK doesn't have the highest energy costs in the developed world.

    Other than that...

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    Quote Originally Posted by Shackattack View Post
    It seems to me that the British are the biggest mugs on the planet, every where you turn we pay the most and just blindly accept everything at face value.

    Raising the retirement age to 75 won'''t fix the UK'''s pension problem | WIRED UK

    We have the worst state pension in the developed world

    Highest energy costs in the developed world

    Highest travel costs, yep you've guessed it in the world

    Our services are being completely eroded, public service contracts are given to companies without tender, HS2 triple the cost for half the distance again mates of government.

    IR35 again blatant attempt to help big 5 consultancies

    I've never really notices this before as personally I have a spine, but so many British don't. I even have friends of mine who email me to guide them when they get ripped off because they can't do it themselves.

    And usual response you get is, if you don't like it go to another country.
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    And usual response you get is, if you don't like it go to another country.
    What do you propose we do about it? A revolution?

    Sometimes, it is easier and more beneficial to go to another country where things overall are better.
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    Quote Originally Posted by _V_ View Post
    What do you propose we do about it? A revolution?

    Sometimes, it is easier and more beneficial to go to another country where things overall are better.
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