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Contagion 2020
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Arkadiusz Klimek
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03-26-2020, 11:02 PM -
I think when this is all said and done the push for NHS privatisation, Thatcherite individualism and the negativity towards the welfare state will all seem ridiculous.

It will take a rebuild not seen since the war and that can only be done through a labour government.
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03-26-2020, 11:05 PM -
(03-26-2020, 11:02 PM)Ross Kemp On Spice Wrote: I think when this is all said and done the push for NHS privatisation, Thatcherite individualism and the negativity towards the welfare state will all seem ridiculous.

It will take a rebuild not seen since the war and that can only be done through a labour government.

Aye but Boris is getting us through and keeping the country together.

Folk down south genuienly think he’s a gem
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03-26-2020, 11:10 PM -
(03-26-2020, 11:05 PM)Grumblebum Wrote: Aye but Boris is getting us through and keeping the country together.

Folk down south genuienly think he’s a gem

That's true but they have abandoned their ideology and basically went against everything they stand for in our time of need. If Labour can't get that across to the electorate the next time they are trying to sell off the NHS or persecute the vulnerable then we are truly fucked. We've had an incredible run of luck in terms of living a comfortable life, I really believe this will be a huge wake up call for a lot of people. You need a safety net and a strong NHS.
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03-26-2020, 11:14 PM -
Nice thought, but in reality we'll get austerity 2.0 because 'all the money was spent during the pandemic and now we need to tighten our belts' and idiots will accept it because it sounds like it makes sense. Bookmark it.
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Arkadiusz Klimek
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03-26-2020, 11:19 PM -
Don't man I need this Sob Going to clap out my windae.
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03-26-2020, 11:24 PM -
(03-26-2020, 11:02 PM)Ross Kemp On Spice Wrote: I think when this is all said and done the push for NHS privatisation, Thatcherite individualism and the negativity towards the welfare state will all seem ridiculous.

It will take a rebuild not seen since the war and that can only be done through a labour government.

Heh

The electorate will do as they’re told.
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03-26-2020, 11:39 PM -
(03-26-2020, 11:14 PM)Makween Wrote: Nice thought, but in reality we'll get austerity 2.0 because 'all the money was spent during the pandemic and now we need to tighten our belts' and idiots will accept it because it sounds like it makes sense. Bookmark it.

Hekens  

Well England and Wales will, we’ll be loving life in our Socialist Utopia :Savoury
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03-27-2020, 07:21 AM -
(03-26-2020, 11:14 PM)Makween Wrote: Nice thought, but in reality we'll get austerity 2.0 because 'all the money was spent during the pandemic and now we need to tighten our belts' and idiots will accept it because it sounds like it makes sense. Bookmark it.

So true. You can see it a mile off.
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03-27-2020, 11:18 AM -
BoJo tests positive Warnock
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03-27-2020, 11:18 AM -
Boris Johnson tests positive for coronavirus
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03-27-2020, 11:19 AM -
What a fanny
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03-27-2020, 11:19 AM -
Jj zing

The NHS should refuse to treat him.
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03-27-2020, 11:24 AM -
yasssssssss

hope it's bad
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03-27-2020, 11:25 AM -
Mild symptoms Snake
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03-27-2020, 11:26 AM -
(03-27-2020, 11:24 AM)Ross Kemp On Spice Wrote: yasssssssss

hope it's bad

Then its Dominic Raab in charge. Eek
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03-27-2020, 12:05 PM -
Finally. Some good news.
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03-27-2020, 12:14 PM -
https://twitter.com/NicKeaney/status/124...9090799617

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03-27-2020, 12:55 PM -
(03-26-2020, 05:18 PM)Ross Kemp On Spice Wrote: Self employed funding looks decent on the face of it but your fucked if you have started this year Eek

Or if HMRC employ an accounting method for professions like law/accountancy which takes all work you have done that year (and not even raised a bill for) and then they count that towards your profit figures for the year. That also fucks you.

Saw an example of a builder who showed a £60k profit, but whose wife is ill with cancer. They wont get anything and will still have to put food on the table.

It's unfair that it is sort of means tested, with an upper limit on wages last year, whereas the other support packages are not means tested, other than with a cap on payment. So you can have earned £55k as an employee and can access support, but if you show that as profit while self employed, you can't.
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03-27-2020, 01:01 PM -
Matt Hancock now diagnosed with coronavirus



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