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by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 10:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

Good grief the protests have started already :roll: In pictures: Anti-Boris Johnson protesters in London https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/live-experience/cps/624/cpsprodpb/vivo/live/images/2019/12/13/fc179c2e-bf08-46b4-b1c5-79a3e041a925.jpg https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/live-experience/cps/624/cpsprodpb/vivo/li...
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 8:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

TheFamilyCat wrote:
Fri Dec 13, 2019 8:47 pm
I hope that the polarisation really gives somebody the impetus to force their way into the gap. Unless of course, as has been suggested, the Tories escape the influence of the ERG and move more centrist.
Or the Labour party wiseup and ditch Momentum. I'd say that is less likely unfortunately.
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 8:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

Good grief the protests have started already :roll: In pictures: Anti-Boris Johnson protesters in London https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/live-experience/cps/624/cpsprodpb/vivo/live/images/2019/12/13/fc179c2e-bf08-46b4-b1c5-79a3e041a925.jpg https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/live-experience/cps/624/cpsprodpb/vivo/li...
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 8:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

RMutt wrote:
Fri Dec 13, 2019 8:33 pm
Crikey, talk about missing the point.
Oh i got your point..but i chose to ignore it as more far left blame game tactics. My point was relevant.
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 8:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

In reality we have a two-party system and that is what is preventing centre-ground parties from prospering. I'm 100% sure there are millions of voters who see a vote Tory or Labour because they think a vote for anyone else is a waste so either go reluctantly vote for one of those two or don't bothe...
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 8:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

So let me get this straight. You actually took the time to register on a Bolton Wanderers football message board. Not ONCE but TWICE. To create 2 seperate accounts. Youre actually admitting it! You admit that it's not difficult to parody somebody. You dont explain why anybody rational would want to...
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 8:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

Well I for one do think about it. I also think about Thatcher’s comment that her biggest achievement was Tony Blair. I also think about Murdoch. I think about Mandelson, Campbell and all the others that put their petty personal vendettas behind Johnson. Perhaps like most of the country they believe...
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 8:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

Cryssys wrote:
Fri Dec 13, 2019 7:48 pm
Do you know how many countries in the world have PR and manage quite nicely?
I would hazard a guess they have a broader but more harmonious political spectrum than we currently have. Lots more centre ground choices for starters.
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 7:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

It's nothing like that. Rather than just trying to shout it down why don't you try presenting a coherent argument? The make up of parliament should reflect the views of the country. That would be representative and democratic. One person, one vote and fair representation. ...along with nothing but ...
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 7:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

The people who voted for Blair in 1997 and for a Labour government for 13 years are still there. They voted Tory last night though. Think about that.
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 7:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

You’re not engaging with me, which is up to you. We originally come from the same side. Yet you are staunch and don't believe any bad news that heads Labours way. Almost as if you have hands on ears, eyes closed, going wah wah wah. I have opened my eyes, more centre ground. I think I am more able t...
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 7:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

You’re misrepresenting my opinions. I haven’t said the press were the only reason, but that it is a big problem for our democracy that they have the power they have. If you think press power had little effect, and it was all down to some shadowy people and Corbyn, then you’re living proof of what I...
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 7:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

It’s not “fact”. You said he was a communist, terrorist supporting, anti-Semite - and none of those things are true, except in the daily-Mail readers mind (because they put it there). “He dislikes this country” - what utter nonsense. He’s been a backbench MP for decades, and the lowest expenses (yo...
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 7:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

For those of you in total denial..and it seems there are many..... Labour just had their worst election result since 1935. 84 years!! This is despite you believing we have the most uncaring shocking government ever. Thousands on thousands of traditional Labour voters turned Tory last night. Yet you ...
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 6:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

KateR wrote:
Fri Dec 13, 2019 6:11 pm
LOL, says the guy in complete denial
Fortunately for him it looks like the parliamentry Labour party at least realise Corbyn was the poison. The vast majority have rounded on him. Unless of course they have been reading too many tory newspapers? :lol: Totally deluded.
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 3:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

Yep you might be right Damo....despise probably the wrong word. I can think of plenty of other words that probably better fit....my overriding feeling is probably pity - I feel sorry for anyone who can spend so much time posting on a messageboard instead of living in the real world. So that include...
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 3:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

The silver lining is the end of Nigel Farage’s political career. His mission is finally complete and he has "half a loaf" in his words...he is happy. His mission in this election was to take Labour votes..in that he was successful and he helped the tories. I am sure he would have loved to have had ...
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 2:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

I didn’t say it wasn’t Corbyn’s fault. I’m talking about the next Labour leader and what they’ll have to face from the press. If I’m wrong on this you could share a link from the sun or Mail in which they report on Corbyn without bias. Labours Jeremy Corbyn Invited two IRA members to parliament two...
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 12:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

The things he was wrong about he remains wrong about. An election doesn’t re-write history! My apologies. I was assuming it was knowing what people really wanted, his finger on the pulse, laughing at remainers claiming people had changed their minds etc. That sort of stuff. If it goes deeper then f...
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 12:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

The true class of a person is understood by their grace not in defeat but in victory Under normal circumstances then yes. These aren't. He has been rounded up on for his beliefs, belittled and been told he is wrong for quite some time now. Condescension ruled. He is just giving it back when he is p...
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 11:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

RingoMcCartney wrote:
Fri Dec 13, 2019 11:51 am
No chance of that.

Sky news reporting the Turtle Bunker is in lockdown!
Maybe it has been abandoned?
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 11:44 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

We just need the Turtle now for the real icing on the cake.
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 11:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

You know theres such a thing as a bad winner as well Ringo. No one would deny you your little moment of glory but you had the chance to be the bigger man today and you've failed miserably. I get that. However after seeing the dogs abuse and being constantly rounded up on i can understand his joy. H...
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 11:38 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

RingoMcCartney wrote:
Fri Dec 13, 2019 11:36 am
Is Lancasterclaret in Gina Millers bunker?
She will be working out a way of legally challenging the election result won't she?
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 11:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

Look out for a used loudspeaker and light up EU flags in car boots and charity shops in the London area :lol: :lol:
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 11:30 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

When is the next PeoplesVote march? :lol: :lol:
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 11:01 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

From the little coverage I saw last night (between bouts of nursing a sick child) I thought Andrew Marr made a very interesting point. The size of the majority effectively give Johnson the leeway to do what he wants. He’ll no longer require the support of the ERG types to get things through Parliam...
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 10:22 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

It’ll continue like this, because if anyone thinks the next Labour leader will get a fair ride, and be honestly reported by the press, then they’re certifiable. In the same way they didn’t report Johnson’s many flaws, and promoted him shamelessly, the press will seek out their “bacon sandwich eatin...
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 10:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

Marxism doesn't work in this country. QED. They just don't learn.
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 2:46 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

Julie Cooper. Your treachery has not gone unpunished. YOU ARE FIRED!
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 2:21 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

Somethingfishy wrote:
Fri Dec 13, 2019 2:13 am
Speak of the devil..on BBC now.
Then on comes the real devil in all this. The chair of Momentum.
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 2:16 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

He clearly isn't a fan of Corbyn is he? Maybe he is right on something. He's actually saying much the same as i think. I'm shocked.
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 2:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

Speak of the devil..on BBC now.
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 2:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

claret_in_exile wrote:
Fri Dec 13, 2019 2:08 am
Wasn't he kicked out of the Labour Party for not bowing down to the Corbyn cult?

He helped Blair win three elections.
Everytime i have seen him he couldn't wait to say "Peoples Vote" at every opportunity. That coupled with his implicity in the Iraq war..his record isn't the best in recent times.
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 2:07 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

LordBob wrote:
Fri Dec 13, 2019 1:59 am
Corbyn Mk 2 I expect, I hope, but if not Alistair Campbell.
Ah our Alistair. How irrelevant has he just become...again!? Likes backing the wrong horse does that lad. :D
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 12:46 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

Wile E Coyote wrote:
Fri Dec 13, 2019 12:40 am
christ, immature personified, get back to your Sun editorials and give us all a break you lightweight nonentity.
Me immature? Oh the hypocrisy. Certainly more factual correct than your tirade was.Take a look at your original rant and tell me how mature that was. Jesus wept. :lol: :lol:
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 12:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

Balls to that. There's been times when they've danced on a pin head of pedantry as they've argued the toss to try n avoid admitting they were wrong on a certain issue. Pack-like, they've rounded on me and its tricky when you're arguing with , at times, 5 or 6 of them. Especially when you're trying ...
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 12:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

Due to austerity, Blyth Valley has 14,847 (24.18%) children living in poverty. 26.7% of households are classed as fuel poor. The unemployment rate is 31%. And they just voted for Conservative... As i keep saying....instead of concentrating on why people voted Conservative..think about why people in...
by Somethingfishy
Fri Dec 13, 2019 12:25 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

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of course, swine follow swine, but nothing intellectual about it, just a docile herd mentality. as I said, self satisfied and smug, but without one iota of common decency. I hope you're fatuous tribe excel themselves in the months to come, you deserve each other. :lol: :lol: Spoken like a true sulk...
by Somethingfishy
Thu Dec 12, 2019 11:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

Quite a few of the more regular lefties/remainers are conspicuous by their absence. Maybe finally they realise they were in the miority despite their perceived sense of higher intelligence and morality.
by Somethingfishy
Thu Dec 12, 2019 10:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

Re: General Election Is On

smug, self satisfied, wealthy tories back in the driving seat. With a liar at the helm. Cannot fathom how empty headed our electorate are to have this shower controlling the purse strings. Rising crime, NHS on its knees, homelessness and food banks are rife, and the voting public choose conservativ...
by Somethingfishy
Thu Dec 12, 2019 10:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

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Top Claret wrote:
Thu Dec 12, 2019 10:09 pm
If the exit poll is correct it is great news for the country, thank god we won't have a Labour government.
Labour have fought a dirty campaign with lies and underneath tricks they deserve to be obliterated.
Ditching Momentum should be the first thing they do. Pure socialist poison.
by Somethingfishy
Thu Dec 12, 2019 10:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 4939
Views: 65822

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That exit poll makes fantastic reading. Neill grilling McDonnell now..he has the look of man that knows it is all over. Lefties will blame the press. They need to look much much closer to home. Learn the lessons. Move away from the left. You'd have thought they would learn after Michael Foot in 1983.
by Somethingfishy
Thu Dec 12, 2019 9:25 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The UTC GE poll
Replies: 163
Views: 4393

Re: The UTC GE poll

Amazing any working class person can vote tory. Voting for the party that wants you to work into your 70s while you get angry that people earning more than £80k per annum are asked to pay an extra £20 a month? You are totally brainwashed by the Sun, Star, Mail and Express. God help the north of Eng...
by Somethingfishy
Thu Dec 12, 2019 9:18 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The UTC GE poll
Replies: 163
Views: 4393

Re: The UTC GE poll

The website " Electoral Calculus " forecasts that Labour will hold on to Burnley by less than 400 votes, whereas the YouGov MRP poll released on Tuesday evening, has a Labour majority of around 2,800, assuming the same turnout as 2017 ... Labour had a majority of 6,383 in 2017 ... If that is the ca...
by Somethingfishy
Thu Dec 12, 2019 9:16 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The UTC GE poll
Replies: 163
Views: 4393

Re: The UTC GE poll

Clarets4me wrote:
Thu Dec 12, 2019 7:05 am
That's the way to bring them back into the fold, insulting them !! ;)
As is the way of the far left/remoaners. Abusive and insulting when things are clearly not going their way. The unmistakeable whiff of perceived moral superiority.
by Somethingfishy
Wed Dec 11, 2019 10:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The UTC GE poll
Replies: 163
Views: 4393

Re: The UTC GE poll

Conservatives 3 Always voted Labour. Not a chance now.
by Somethingfishy
Mon Nov 25, 2019 6:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clitheroe sign a decent pro (Lancs League)
Replies: 30
Views: 2063

Re: Clitheroe sign a decent pro (Lancs League)

Seems I was wrong. Clitheroe have announced an Aussie. https://twitter.com/Clitheroe_CC/status/1199025320046874624" onclick="window.open(this.href);return false; Teach me, you listen to people on twitter, No matter the source. You were likely right the first time. The NZ guy will be down as their g...
by Somethingfishy
Fri Nov 22, 2019 11:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Euro 2020 play-off draw
Replies: 24
Views: 1171

Re: Euro 2020 play-off draw

North Macedonia ? !!! Didn't know that there was a north and south - how did they get on ? Technically the same country as FYR Macedonia. Renamed because there is a province of Greece also called Macedonia and it was causing confusion and the Greeks were getting narky about it and relations were su...