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    Today, 14:01
    Of course, and I never claimed otherwise. All I said was 2019-11-24 Boris Johnson vows no tax hikes in Tory manifesto
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    Today, 13:10
    Is this Parliament more Brexiterish than the previous one, i.e. has the proportion of Remainer MPs reduced? If it hasn't then we're almost back to...
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    Today, 13:06
    Nope, didn't the Tory manifesto include a promise not to increase any taxes for five years? Oh carp, I've just thought. Does it also promise not...
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    Today, 13:03
    To be fair, Kate Hoey is also pretty sound, assuming the Momentum mob haven't driven her out of the Labour Party by now.
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    Today, 10:35
    Rubbish! Boris promised there would be no new tax rises, so any extra spending will have to come from Tory Party savings. :rolleyes:
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    Yesterday, 13:22
    OwlHoot replied to a thread If Corbyn wins in General
    I don't know if it's a doctored picture, may well be sneaky Russkie disinformation to discredit Labour, but the Daily Mail has a picture of the...
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    Yesterday, 13:17
    OwlHoot replied to a thread If Corbyn wins in General
    You could say just the same about Corbynites and left wingers. As Machiavelli pointed out, rightly, in so many words, most people believe what...
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    11th December 2019, 13:52
    Not the Stockpot on King's Road, sadly. Everything has been taken over by overpriced, sparrow portions of fancy French cordon bleu muck! :mad But...
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    9th December 2019, 17:19
    OwlHoot replied to a thread Xmas Gift Ideas in General
    Are you saying a Dyson cordless hoover costs under £10? I'd heard they are driven by rubber bands inside, and was skeptical, but now I can well...
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    9th December 2019, 17:12
    OwlHoot replied to a thread Some Good News in General
    Sounds a pretty substantial achievement, although mosaics in the red light district of Pompeii might have made a more interesting study than those in...
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    9th December 2019, 16:53
    OwlHoot replied to a thread Where's Moggy? in General
    In case anyone is wondering, Moggsy is currently enjoying a sabbatical, locked in a shepherd's hut on the Outer Hebrides. But not to worry, he'll be...
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    9th December 2019, 15:03
    OwlHoot replied to a thread Where's Moggy? in General
    Nah, it's the empty train in which Agent Cob did his photo op, sitting on the floor like a true man of the people because it was so jam packed...
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    7th December 2019, 15:31
    If you want there to be a mutuality of obligation, then you would be better off being employed. Sent from my CLT-L09 using Contractor UK Forum...
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    6th December 2019, 09:19
    She may be as mad as a march hare, but I sometimes wonder what would happen if there was an acute and deadly worldwide plague which meant all...
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    4th December 2019, 17:13
    True, but isn't there a combination code, changed daily, which one must enter into a roadside keypad to open barriers going in or out.
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    1st December 2019, 08:01
    OwlHoot replied to a thread London Bridge in General
    Send the bill to his family, like they do in China. :laugh
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    29th November 2019, 16:36
    OwlHoot replied to a thread Friday 13th in General
    I "got" the reference - I've seen Vincent Price in "Theatre of Blood" I'll have you know! :glasses
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    29th November 2019, 16:04
    OwlHoot replied to a thread Xmas Gift Ideas in General
    Just thought, I can claim back the expenses for the present, under the heading "client entertainment" :tongue Sounds great for a "no longer...
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    29th November 2019, 15:02
    OwlHoot replied to a thread Andrew Neil Interview in General
    They still have to pay ever increasing utility bills, council tax, and food out of their meagre pensions, and with this extra tax they'll have that...
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    29th November 2019, 14:52
    OwlHoot replied to a thread Xmas Gift Ideas in General
    I'm in clientco's Secret Santa, and we're allowed to spend up to £10. Hmm, I wonder if HMR&C do tax vouchers, like book tokens, you can buy as...
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    28th November 2019, 13:40
    I love the Brexit Party's subliminal "vote here" arrow logo. Also, I wonder if they all have forenames like Aaron and Aardvark, so they come top...
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    28th November 2019, 13:10
    That you don't give a flying feck what happens to the NHS, as it would be run far more efficiently and just as effectively by being privatised and...
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    26th November 2019, 16:44
    Without wanting to sound chippy, it genuinely baffles me how someone once worth £40M (the article says) can become bankrupt, unless I suppose they...
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    23rd November 2019, 19:50
    and cut you off at the drop of a hat if you don't pay your eleccy bill within a week or so of receiving it
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    22nd November 2019, 16:32
    OwlHoot replied to a thread Friday 13th in General
    I used to buy tents when I saw them on sale cheap in charity shops, thinking they wouldn't turn up very often. But then I read that each year...
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    18th November 2019, 15:32
    I've just had a brainwave - If you're contracting outside IR35 through your Ltd company, and you decide to go perm, then what is to prevent your Ltd...
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    18th November 2019, 15:20
    AIUI, it is an identity relating eigenvalues of a matrix with those of its minor matrices, and it has been known about in various forms for years. It...
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    15th November 2019, 12:11
    Good luck with that, considering a lot of old railway lines have been built on, or used in part for roads and road viaducts. This all sounds like...
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    14th November 2019, 15:45
    OwlHoot replied to a thread Daily Wail and ad blockers in General
    I've never understood why someone can't write a browser app which implements a "Freeze" toggle button - Press it and all the moving, dancing,...
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    14th November 2019, 15:41
    Let me guess, it was a thread about AI auto-driven cars, and OG overreacted to someone saying that if a jaywalking kid is killed by one then it's...
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