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by aggi
Tue Mar 26, 2019 12:00 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 5471
Views: 56325

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

This is at a completely different scale to cross domestic politics when people can’t be bothered, this turnout was absolutely massive of a magnitude of importance to people voting, so on that basis the credibility to the authenticity of the manifestos is more than questionable. About 5% more voted ...
by aggi
Mon Mar 25, 2019 11:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 5471
Views: 56325

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

How do those major decisions affect the pound in the pocket of our basic rate taxpayers? Specifically? As pointed about above, much of our infrastructure and business is now overseas owned, so money must flow overseas by definition and decisions are being made by those without the interests of the ...
by aggi
Mon Mar 25, 2019 11:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 5471
Views: 56325

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

I guess that those walking down from Sunderland have done about 25 times more miles already than those who turned up for the jolly in London on Saturday... a lovely walk round the West End in the Spring sunshine, a few selfies and coffees/snacks and heading for the boozer or Zizzi’s by 2.00 pm. Top...
by aggi
Mon Mar 25, 2019 11:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 5471
Views: 56325

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

An interesting outlook on history over time in the EU. Cadbury moved factory to Poland 2011 with EU grant. Ford Transit moved to Turkey 2013 with EU grant. Jaguar Land Rover has recently agreed to build a new plant in Slovakia with EU grant, owned by Tata, the same company who have trashed our stee...
by aggi
Mon Mar 25, 2019 5:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: International Driving Permit
Replies: 15
Views: 637

Re: International Driving Permit

I looked at this for work recently, just in case. It looks like great fun, multiple different permits with different lifespans depending which country you go to. This was a good site for checking https://www.postoffice.co.uk/international-driving-permit#IDP-Checker Good to see all the red tape we're...
by aggi
Mon Mar 25, 2019 5:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Investment options
Replies: 20
Views: 1298

Re: Investment options

Lowbankclaret wrote:See above tracker graph


In post 16? That's only 5 years and tracking a different thing.
by aggi
Mon Mar 25, 2019 5:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Investment options
Replies: 20
Views: 1298

Re: Investment options

Lowbankclaret wrote:For the nuby.
At 20 you can put 10 k in a S & P 500 tracker and at 60 have 1 million.

Wish I knew this when I was 20.


I'm almost certain this is wrong (by a lot). Have you got a source?
by aggi
Mon Mar 25, 2019 4:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 5471
Views: 56325

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

I believe that the NHS is doomed unless we control Brexit related issues, so Brexit must be honoured first IMO. I'm curious what you mean by this as there's a lot of interpretations. Is it that we need to stop spending time (and money) on the Brexit process and get back to running the country. Is i...
by aggi
Mon Mar 25, 2019 3:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: This “ revoke article 50” petition 5 million and rising ?
Replies: 87
Views: 1549

Re: This “ revoke article 50” petition 5 million and rising ?

As others have said, it's trivial to pull out the countries and obviously the majority are the UK. Capture.JPG So far as I'm aware the country/postcode that you fill in on the petition is what's used for this information. No geo-location based on IP so far as I'm aware. However, after the previous p...
by aggi
Mon Mar 25, 2019 2:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Contactless Payments
Replies: 101
Views: 2774

Re: Contactless Payments

They should probably have checked the viability of that with some of the posters on this thread first though.
by aggi
Mon Mar 25, 2019 2:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Preferred lagers/ales on the Turf?
Replies: 52
Views: 1508

Re: Preferred lagers/ales on the Turf?

I wonder how Brighton cope with their bitters. They normally have a few on at the ground (admittedly their "concourse experience" is considerably better than Burnley in general). Just looking at the drink on offer at the new Spurs ground. https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/onesport/cps/624/cpsprodpb...
by aggi
Mon Mar 25, 2019 2:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Contactless Payments
Replies: 101
Views: 2774

Re: Contactless Payments

I see the new Spurs stadium is all cashless.
by aggi
Sun Mar 24, 2019 12:12 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 5471
Views: 56325

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

Screenshot_20190323-142923_Twitter.jpg The absolute state of this pregnant man and his foul mouthed offspring He needs to take a lead from the Brexit side and get some death threats going. BBC News - 'Cancel Brexit' petition woman receives death threats https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-47678275
by aggi
Sat Mar 23, 2019 3:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Will Raheem be a legend !
Replies: 37
Views: 1067

Re: Will Raheem be a legend !

He's deserved some of the grief he's got for stuff he's done off the pitch and not making the best of his talent but in the last 12-18 months he's really matured as a player. I guess it may be the Pep influence or maybe playing with a very good set of players regularly but his decision making and c...
by aggi
Fri Mar 22, 2019 4:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 5471
Views: 56325

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

In time the brexit party will be the new labour, identified more in common with the working class, the labour have gone that left it’s more likely a coalition with the Lib Dem’s will be brokered due to the surge in popularity the brexit party will have generated. Yep, the millions of working class ...
by aggi
Thu Mar 21, 2019 9:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 5471
Views: 56325

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

Political parties have rules, I would imagine the Tory party rules don’t allow that. And even if they did IDS would be about 315th choice with his colleagues. We were discussing this in the pub last night (exciting I know but I was out with a lib dem party member and a tory party member) and our co...
by aggi
Thu Mar 21, 2019 9:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 5471
Views: 56325

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

It's all unravelling now. Chec republic really worried about sales of Skodas. Like I said Leaders are what matters not unelected ***** like Juncker. To be fair, a lot of Remain voters have been saying that for a long time. It's mainly the Leave voters who seem to think that the EU is some separate ...
by aggi
Thu Mar 21, 2019 3:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dwight starts for U20s
Replies: 16
Views: 2325

Re: Dwight starts for U20s

U20s. Coverage seems minimal

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by aggi
Thu Mar 21, 2019 3:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 5471
Views: 56325

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

CombatClaret wrote::D :D
Don't even legitimize it to mock them.
BTW here's the JSON count file of the petition page, it tells you a number and nothing more.

petition.jpg


There's an option to download the full data on the website for all of those petitions. Gives you signatures by country and constituency.
by aggi
Thu Mar 21, 2019 1:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 5471
Views: 56325

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

It's not a story it's a lie. There's no evidence to back up the claims, only a tiny picture of a load of text which is made us BS, I made my own above. Calling it a story or news gives it far to much respect. The text is the JSON download of the petition. If you look closely at it you can actually ...
by aggi
Thu Mar 21, 2019 1:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 5471
Views: 56325

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

That's because it's a crap deal and it's the MPs who keep voting it out. Brexiteers want to leave, they've made that clear. The finer details are what the MPs are bickering over. But loads of the Brexiteers on here don't want May's deal either. They want out of the EU, but on specific terms (which ...
by aggi
Thu Mar 21, 2019 1:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 5471
Views: 56325

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

Maybe this was the reason it was taken down, foreign bots taking it over. https://order-order.com/2019/03/21/foreign-actors-hijack-article-50-petition-fake-signatures/ I wonder whether he was too lazy to do the analysis or decided not to as it would ruin the story. with blatantly fake signatures ar...
by aggi
Thu Mar 21, 2019 12:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 5471
Views: 56325

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

Trade between WTO members is carried out under WTO terms unless there is an agreement between them. Japan and the UK are both members of the WTO. Did your foreign office chum explain why the WTO rules wouldn't apply in this case? As Martin said, the issue seemed to be that they would have been proc...
by aggi
Thu Mar 21, 2019 11:22 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 5471
Views: 56325

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

I keep hearing that no deal is going to be a complete disaster literally the second we leave. Explain to me how this is the case? Does trade just literally stop? Do the planes just stop? Do people just stop? Of course the answer is no. Even the EU have said so and that there will be a grace period....
by aggi
Thu Mar 21, 2019 10:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Czech Republic - Vydra - "I can taunt them..."
Replies: 69
Views: 4238

Re: Czech Republic - Vydra - "I can taunt them..."

We talked about him before we played against Leicester. In some moments it seems he doesn’t know what’s happening behind him, that’s why he got a red card against Burnley.”

And yet we didn't think about getting in behind Morgan (or thought that Crouch was the best player to do it?).
by aggi
Thu Mar 21, 2019 10:25 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 5471
Views: 56325

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

GodIsADeeJay81 wrote:Brexiteers have always been quite clear about what they want though, they want out of the EU.

Or have we missed that part?


That's not really true though is it.

Look at all the brexiteers on here who are against May's deal. That is leaving the EU and they don't want it.
by aggi
Wed Mar 20, 2019 4:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 5471
Views: 56325

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

the electorate is broadly for Leave. But in a sense it doesn't matter much what the electorate is for - if the Tories stand for leave or if the tories stand for Remain, they will still get more votes than Labour if Labour stands for sticking its head in the sand and waiting for it to go away. What ...
by aggi
Wed Mar 20, 2019 3:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 5471
Views: 56325

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

And then the question is whether it is a general election under a Tory leader appointed by MPs, or whether there is time for the membership to have a leadership vote. If the Tories could appoint a competent leader in tune with the membership who is offering a solution, when up against Labour under ...
by aggi
Wed Mar 20, 2019 2:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 5471
Views: 56325

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

An organisation that quickly busts myths and checks facts on all sides. The media let us down last time, not contesting project fear, and not contesting the lies on the leave side. There were plenty out there last time: Fullfact.org and various Channel 4 and BBC articles for instance. The issue is ...
by aggi
Wed Mar 20, 2019 1:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 5471
Views: 56325

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

Aggi, the point was made that another protest caused disruption on the same location. You choose to be outraged because this one is for Leave. I didn’t edit because I don’t hide away from my mistakes. I admit them, as I have done earlier. Humility, try it sometime. I’m not sure where any of you guy...
by aggi
Wed Mar 20, 2019 11:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football's Magic Money Tree
Replies: 696
Views: 31587

Re: Football's Magic Money Tree

Chester Perry wrote:see post #638 - really good though


It came up with Video Unavailable when I clicked it before, I'm assuming it was the same?
by aggi
Wed Mar 20, 2019 11:01 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football's Magic Money Tree
Replies: 696
Views: 31587

Re: Football's Magic Money Tree

Nice infographic on club spending over the past 20 years or so.

https://twitter.com/fderiu/status/1106893821416218624
by aggi
Wed Mar 20, 2019 10:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 5471
Views: 56325

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

Looks like most of the middle/left leaning parties are looking for a second referendum:

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apart from Labour:

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who are looking for ?
by aggi
Wed Mar 20, 2019 10:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 5471
Views: 56325

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

Lied? No. Mistake, yes. Posted a pic of a protest on the same bridge and an article showing disruption. Incorrectly said it was remain protest, serves me right for trusting google. Just call me gammon, little englander, plain stupid or play the racism card like you folk do. You’re good at that. My ...
by aggi
Wed Mar 20, 2019 9:24 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 5471
Views: 56325

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

I'm loving Darthlaw's very ballsy attempt to gloss over the fact that he lied repeatedly (whilst posting pictures and links that showed he was lying).

Bravo. That is some chutzpah.
by aggi
Tue Mar 19, 2019 11:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 5471
Views: 56325

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

Darthlaw wrote:Fair point. Remain closed multiple bridges, rather than just the one. :

http://www.cityam.com/269263/major-distruption-central-london-protestors-shut-down


And now you've linked to a story saying who they are whilst calling them Remain. Is this all getting too much for you?
by aggi
Tue Mar 19, 2019 11:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 5471
Views: 56325

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

i wonder if these remainers would be so concerned if they found out it was an elderly Leave voter inside the ambulance..? Obviously when they shut the same bridge for their remain protest, no ambulances could have been affected, could they? Have you just picked a random protest and pretended it's a...
by aggi
Tue Mar 19, 2019 10:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 5471
Views: 56325

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

What are the chances of these brexiters taking responsibility if any emergency service vehicles are delayed as a result of their little protest? Probably about the same as them accepting the blame for all the grief caused from their previous stupid decisions (ie it will all be the remoaners’ fault)...
by aggi
Tue Mar 19, 2019 6:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 5471
Views: 56325

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

martin_p wrote:Point to aggi.


I got an emoji, isn't that a bonus point?
by aggi
Tue Mar 19, 2019 6:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bolton
Replies: 119
Views: 9189

Re: Bolton

Don’t see an issue with what Leicester are doing Mahrez sold Kante sold Drinkwater sold Maddison will go for big money Maguire, Grey, Chilwell with big sell on potential too Yep, their transfer policy and the use of those young players has been good. If they continue developing players and flogging...
by aggi
Tue Mar 19, 2019 5:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 5471
Views: 56325

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

It's amazing how many things Ringo claims to have been right about without being able to provide any evidence. I can see why that "discussion" on evidence took so long now.
by aggi
Tue Mar 19, 2019 5:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 5471
Views: 56325

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

I get that. I enjoy the company of many friends who hail from different cultures too. That’s why I welcome the close relationships we have now with European people. Though nothing beats getting out with old, old friends where our jokes, interests and love of beer are similar. I would point out thou...
by aggi
Tue Mar 19, 2019 2:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bolton
Replies: 119
Views: 9189

Re: Bolton

Leicester went from a title to a relegation battle in 12 months if I remember rightly and they've never been shy with money under their current ownership. To put it into perspective, when Leicester were in that relegation battle their wages were roughly double ours and they've carried on going up s...
by aggi
Tue Mar 19, 2019 12:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bolton
Replies: 119
Views: 9189

Re: Bolton

It's only different now due to increased revenue, at the time they earned enough to be financially stable, as did Rovers if ran properly, like any other business. Bolton's problem, along with most clubs, is giving in to stupid wage demands, transfer fees etc. Bolton became reliant on Eddie to keep ...
by aggi
Tue Mar 19, 2019 12:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 5471
Views: 56325

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

The non-economic elements are also clear. Many value the nation state in a similar way to how they view family - the glue that gives comfort to our lives and binds us together. Burnley fans, and the way we feel about the Clarets, should understand that. Some of us believe that nation state sovereig...
by aggi
Tue Mar 19, 2019 10:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 5471
Views: 56325

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

RingoMcCartney wrote:As with most things brexit related, I've been proven correct.


I think this has just overtaken I've got the ability to adapt & the speed of thought not to be affected by it, that's where we differ as my favourite post on the thread. It's a tough call though.
by aggi
Tue Mar 19, 2019 10:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 5471
Views: 56325

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

martin_p wrote:Hey, I’m claiming that. Point to me!


What about being told that you have two logins (and a page of trying to prove it)? That must be worth way more than some bog-standard copy/pasting.
by aggi
Mon Mar 18, 2019 9:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 5471
Views: 56325

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

dsr wrote:Trade does not stop because there are tariffs.

Our export prices go up by average 3% because of tariffs. They go up and down by far more because of changed in exchange rates. Business can cope.


And obviously agriculture would be ****** but hey ho.
by aggi
Mon Mar 18, 2019 9:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 5471
Views: 56325

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

Trade does not stop because there are tariffs. Our export prices go up by average 3% because of tariffs. They go up and down by far more because of changed in exchange rates. Business can cope. And the non-tariff barriers? The equivalence of qualifications, oversight, regulations, etc? Will they no...
by aggi
Mon Mar 18, 2019 5:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 5471
Views: 56325

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

It's a bit childish but I am amused by the Led by Donkeys billboards during the "Brexit march"

https://twitter.com/ByDonkeys/status/11 ... 8811856897

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