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  1. I don't have a position on this but I do find it...

    I don't have a position on this but I do find it interesting how so many people take such angry viewpoints when it is clear they don't know the first thing about what they are talking about.

    And I...
  2. Thread: Wealth tax

    by TwoWolves
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    New, New Labour.

    New, New Labour.
  3. Fifteen years of saying "contracting is dead",...

    Fifteen years of saying "contracting is dead", only for it to not actually be dead - yet.

    2021 might actually be it though, sadly.
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    We've been enjoying:...

    We've been enjoying: https://www.netflix.com/gb/title/80121349
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    The middle east now is nothing like in the time...

    The middle east now is nothing like in the time of Jesus. The Arab expansion of the middle ages rewrote a lot. Galilean people of the time would have looked much like Southern Italians. Jesus spent...
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    There was some other research that said that...

    There was some other research that said that immunity faded within two months and before that another that herd immunity was a myth as the virus mutates so quickly.

    Really there is a differing...
  7. The problem is they are going to start moving up...

    The problem is they are going to start moving up the value chain from here, we all know it. In a few years, Twitter will only permit a very narrow set of ideas & people so it will become the next...
  8. Thread: Boom!

    by TwoWolves
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    Get it on... ...

    Get it on...

    https://i.ebayimg.com/images/g/jCsAAOSwuG9ckOVC/s-l1600.jpg
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    The second wave will fix everything, all we have...

    The second wave will fix everything, all we have to do is sit back and watch.
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    It's not going to stop. These people want power...

    It's not going to stop. These people want power over other people that they have not earned, have not been granted and neither deserve; it's a coup and our governments/civil servants want this to...
  11. As the last two weeks have demonstrated, Toryism...

    As the last two weeks have demonstrated, Toryism (Tory - Wikipedia) is now a historical anachronism. The Torys are clearly now Whigs. Stop pining for a by-gone age and embrace the meaningless future.
  12. Don't worry about the economy, IR35 will fix...

    Don't worry about the economy, IR35 will fix everything and we'll be sailing along again in no time. That's what Little Rishi told us and he must be right as his in-laws own Infosys.
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    Nobody you would know, obviously as normies avoid...

    Nobody you would know, obviously as normies avoid nutters like you.
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    It's not tax-cuts that are the problem, it's...

    It's not tax-cuts that are the problem, it's bonkers levels of public spending.
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    Quite a few people have worked-out that BLM don't...

    Quite a few people have worked-out that BLM don't give a damn about black people or their lives. This is a hard-left pressure group.

    BBC interview: "I think what we’re seeing here is a genesis of...
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    I've lost count of how many times I watched that...

    I've lost count of how many times I watched that on BBC2 as a boy. Seemed to be on almost every holiday.

    Fantastic movie but I thought it dealt with slavery and the complexity of the period quite...
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    Not something to do with rail travel was it by...

    Not something to do with rail travel was it by any chance? <he asks cryptically>
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    What sector are these people in?

    What sector are these people in?
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    Did some MOD gig a few years back. Old-guard...

    Did some MOD gig a few years back.

    Old-guard are pretty much as you would expect but there is a new generation of higher-ups who are indistinguishable from any every-day civil servant. God help us...
  20. Thread: Immigration

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    Hong Kongers will vote Conservative. 1) They...

    Hong Kongers will vote Conservative.

    1) They will be grateful.
    2) They are natural pro-capitalism/free-market/small-state types.

    He's doing what the left has been doing for years as they...
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    Wrong religion. The bit at the back is ours.

    Wrong religion. The bit at the back is ours.
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    Our local parish church congregation is 100%...

    Our local parish church congregation is 100% leave, patriotic and like Boris*.

    The Church of England clergy seems to be having a race with senior BBC management to see who can make themselves...
  23. Roubini has been the bear's bear goto man for as...

    Roubini has been the bear's bear goto man for as long as I can remember.

    I don't think he has quite yet grasped that our elite will do anything, and I mean absolutely anything to keep this party...
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    Cummings *is* the current government's strategy....

    Cummings *is* the current government's strategy. That's why their enemies want him fired and it's also why he won't be.
  25. Off-Payroll delay until 2023 amendment tabled this week.

    They are going to raise taxes and deliberately liquidate paying positions into the worst recession in 300 years.

    Genius.
  26. I did a gig for 2.5 years with some government...

    I did a gig for 2.5 years with some government scientists.

    About 70% of them are totally useless and not worth your time of day. I was fortunate and was working directly with some of the best but...
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    Looks Like South Kensington . Chap looks like...

    Looks Like South Kensington .

    Chap looks like a local too.
  28. Thread: Boomed

    by TwoWolves
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    Boomed

    Now confirmed, six months contract (outside naturally) starting Monday, 100% working from home and 10% on top of the last rate.

    Under the circumstances, I am pretty relieved.
  29. Prior to this outbreak, the markets were in the...

    Prior to this outbreak, the markets were in the early stages of bubble collapse - a process that started in earnest in late 2019. The central banks are now making things a lot worse in that respect...
  30. No entirely true. In 2005 I had a bit of a...

    No entirely true.

    In 2005 I had a bit of a bump and was struggling to pay my tax. Wrote a letter, made a call and offered a payment structure over the next six months to pay it off and they were...
  31. My master-plan has worked. I am the one who...

    My master-plan has worked.

    I am the one who created the Coronavirus in a lab in Wuhan in order to rollback IR-35, I hope you are all grateful.

    Onward and upward, oh and I just boomed with a 10%...
  32. Thread: House prices

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    Retired people have been able to afford to remain...

    Retired people have been able to afford to remain in their family homes long after the children have gone because the pensions were so good from decades ago. The stock-market rout will wipe-out the...
  33. I think everyone will agree that there is...

    I think everyone will agree that there is currently a crisis that requires exceptional measures.

    However, they still went ahead and created a new classification of work with no employment rights...
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    Wouldn't want any Mothers actually leaving work...

    Wouldn't want any Mothers actually leaving work to care for their own children now, would we? Got to get our hands on all the PAYE.
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    All this government seem to care about is...

    All this government seem to care about is implementing their bonkers "green" agenda and IR35.

    Probably just calculates that the reduction in aged NHS users could well save the service from...
  36. Exactly. Once the hospitals get overwhelmed with...

    Exactly. Once the hospitals get overwhelmed with these cases the death-rate will soar, as is happening now in Iran. Our government has completely underestimated this and the price is going to be...
  37. It was always going to be the permitractors...

    It was always going to be the permitractors within or ranks that would do-us-in. Like civil servants bogging the country down in useless goo.
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    Assuming they pay you when you are forced to...

    Assuming they pay you when you are forced to WFH/become sick/self-isolate. But hey, still a "disguised employee".
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    Of course, the OP on this thread is perfectly...

    Of course, the OP on this thread is perfectly correct. If this government was comprised of mature grown-ups they would have already announced that the impending budget was suspended until next year...
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    Margin calls are requiring investors to liquidate...

    Margin calls are requiring investors to liquidate positions. Investing 101.

    Metals still liquid enough.

    Will reverse once the FED intervenes in the market.
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    2008 was a balance sheet (liquidity) crisis. ...

    2008 was a balance sheet (liquidity) crisis.

    2020 is an income statement (earnings) crisis.

    Bad balance sheets can be fixed with financial engineering but bad income statements require...
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    That's the preparation you were looking for.

    That's the preparation you were looking for.
  43. If the Guardian approved of any Chancellor of the...

    If the Guardian approved of any Chancellor of the Exchequer I'd be worried.

    Their relative calm over the Prime Minister is worrying me enough already.

    I want a cabinet that makes them puke...
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    I think it will peak before Christmas - Summer...

    I think it will peak before Christmas - Summer more like, this is an extremely infectious disease. R0 is nearly 50x that of the flu.

    The economic hit is going to be phenomenal. Nevermind us,...
  45. Who do they think is actually going to build it?...

    Who do they think is actually going to build it? Engineering uses contractors a lot!
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    Get a load of Lord Desai. What a phenomenal dick...

    Get a load of Lord Desai. What a phenomenal dick this guy is, who made this imbecile a Lord? "Let's just get rid of the self-employed".
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    A spouse on the board could take dividends if...

    A spouse on the board could take dividends if they are not working, surely?
  48. I believe that her guilt was actually determined...

    I believe that her guilt was actually determined by some testimony given by some Yazidi women after she assisted in their capture and rape etc.

    Another contender for the in-human rights brigade...
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    Is the real end client going to be determining...

    Is the real end client going to be determining the SDS or is it someone else in the supply chain?
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    It isn't law yet, it's in draft. It's...

    It isn't law yet, it's in draft. It's implementation can be delayed, repealed or modified substantially prior to April.

    Governments rarely throw things out but they often water them down to the...
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