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#44292 Dec 3, 2012
macumazahn wrote:
<quoted text>Northern Ireland is part of Britain.
Northern Ireland is part of Ireland.

Ireland is an Ireland.

I guess those religious schools you attended did cover that?

Since: Feb 11

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#44293 Dec 3, 2012
macumazahn wrote:
So is the Isle of Man,
What about the sun?

Does the sun rise in the east?

PS: Northern Ireland is part of Ireland and Ireland is west of England.

It's in all the papers.

“H-o-o-o-o-o-o-ld on thar!”

Since: Sep 08

The Borderland of Sol

#44294 Dec 3, 2012
barefoot2626 wrote:
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HEY DICKWAD: Northern Ireland is part of Ireland, the people there are indeed Irish, and maybe because you are bent over the wrong way but Ireland is STILL WEST of England.
It's in ALL the maps.
Northern Ireland.

Still Britain.

Froth at the mouth all you like, you're wrong.

“There's a feeling I get...”

Since: Jun 11

...when I look to the West

#44295 Dec 4, 2012
Thinking wrote:
You did play the better cricket more of the time...
In the last test, certainly.

Australia and Ngland both vanquished in their respective back yards?

A good year.
Thinking wrote:
England eh? Lose all the matches they should win, then beat the Kiwis? Madhouse.
<quoted text>
Yeah, I hear you. But credit where due; you played very well. They can give any excuse they want - you were way, way better.

Since: Jun 07

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#44296 Dec 4, 2012
barefoot2626 wrote:
<quoted text>
What about the sun?
Does the sun rise in the east?
PS: Northern Ireland is part of Ireland and Ireland is west of England.
It's in all the papers.
If you have to ask that question, you must the be the stupidest man on the planet. You do believe in planets, right?

“I started out with nothing”

Since: Nov 10

and still got most of it left

#44297 Dec 4, 2012
barefoot2626 wrote:
<quoted text>
Elected.
Thanks for putting the lie right up front.
NEXT!
Where did you learn to read, I suggest you go ask for your money back

I wrote - Obama was “appointed” by the Electoral College

Since when did appointed become elected? Certainly not in English
barefoot2626 wrote:
<quoted text>
I know more than you, Skanque, that's what is important.
And I keep being right all the time, I understand how frustrating that is.
Let's see: Obama was elected, and the PM is appointed.
Give us a shout when you understand the difference.
You think, drippydick?

You keep being right none of the time, you are just to pedantic to realise it

Electoral college??? Part of your political system, I know you have problems understanding the Westminster system, in your posts you make it obvious but I really thought you would understand your own federal system which denies you the right to vote for who will be appointed president

“I started out with nothing”

Since: Nov 10

and still got most of it left

#44298 Dec 4, 2012
macumazahn wrote:
<quoted text>Northern Ireland.
Still Britain.
Froth at the mouth all you like, you're wrong.
The fool continues to show his ignorance

Take a look

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-northern-ireland...
Thinking

Saffron Walden, UK

#44299 Dec 4, 2012
I didn't even see the game. Turned up at the Ritz absolutely off my face on lemon vodka martinis. What a great day that was.
Double Fine wrote:
<quoted text>
In the last test, certainly.
Australia and Ngland both vanquished in their respective back yards?
A good year.
<quoted text>
Yeah, I hear you. But credit where due; you played very well. They can give any excuse they want - you were way, way better.

“There's a feeling I get...”

Since: Jun 11

...when I look to the West

#44300 Dec 4, 2012
Thinking wrote:
I didn't even see the game. Turned up at the Ritz absolutely off my face on lemon vodka martinis. What a great day that was.
<quoted text>
So you missed the game??

To Double Fine, rugby is a religion.

The only reson why I tolerate the zealots, is because when it comes to rugby, I am one myself!
Thinking

Saffron Walden, UK

#44301 Dec 4, 2012
FFS I told you before Eng SA that I only watch 6 Nations and World Cup. I wasn't going to jump on the bandwagon just because we won!

Will be watching England India tomorrow, though.
Double Fine wrote:
<quoted text>
So you missed the game??
To Double Fine, rugby is a religion.
The only reson why I tolerate the zealots, is because when it comes to rugby, I am one myself!

“There's a feeling I get...”

Since: Jun 11

...when I look to the West

#44302 Dec 4, 2012
Thinking wrote:
FFS I told you before Eng SA that I only watch 6 Nations and World Cup. I wasn't going to jump on the bandwagon just because we won!
LOL, well at least you had some gret martini's.
Thinking wrote:
Will be watching England India tomorrow, though.
<quoted text>
I am hard pressed for a favourite there. I'd go with England, simply because I believe the momentum lies with you now
Thinking

Saffron Walden, UK

#44303 Dec 4, 2012
Don't know either... every ground in India is like a whole new world. It'd be nice to have a close match, though. The first two were not.
Double Fine wrote:
<quoted text>
LOL, well at least you had some gret martini's.
<quoted text>
I am hard pressed for a favourite there. I'd go with England, simply because I believe the momentum lies with you now

“There's a feeling I get...”

Since: Jun 11

...when I look to the West

#44304 Dec 4, 2012
Thinking wrote:
Don't know either... every ground in India is like a whole new world. It'd be nice to have a close match, though. The first two were not.
<quoted text>
True dat.

Both teams got good fasties and decent spin options.

If Swannie can get his mojo back, the Indians are in for a tough time

“Blue Collar Philosopher”

Since: Nov 08

Texas, USA

#44305 Dec 4, 2012
haynes wrote:
<quoted text>
Sad that you feel that way, religious charities feed, clothe, and provide shelter for more people around the world than any other source. People of Faith are far from perfect, but most try to help others.
Well, even Godbots realize that if you wait for Yahweh to help, you be wait'n a LONG, LONG time.

Since: Feb 11

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#44306 Dec 4, 2012
macumazahn wrote:
<quoted text>Northern Ireland.
Still Britain.
Froth at the mouth all you like, you're wrong.
Northern Ireland.

Still part of Ireland.

And not Britain.

And the UK is still a monarchy.

Ah... the sun rises...

Since: Feb 11

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#44307 Dec 4, 2012
-Skeptic- wrote:
<quoted text>
If you have to ask that question, you must the be the stupidest man on the planet. You do believe in planets, right?
Short attention span,eh?
Thinking

Saffron Walden, UK

#44308 Dec 4, 2012
bsfoot thinks he invented Bush and Obama from conception through to selection and reelection.
ChristineM wrote:
<quoted text>
Where did you learn to read, I suggest you go ask for your money back
I wrote - Obama was “appointed” by the Electoral College
Since when did appointed become elected? Certainly not in English
<quoted text>
You think, drippydick?
You keep being right none of the time, you are just to pedantic to realise it
Electoral college??? Part of your political system, I know you have problems understanding the Westminster system, in your posts you make it obvious but I really thought you would understand your own federal system which denies you the right to vote for who will be appointed president
Anonymous

UK

#44309 Dec 4, 2012
Aura Mytha wrote:
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So celebrating the fourth of July isn't a big hit in England I hear.
Not to worry though , we proved everything is better without your approval consent or even recognition. I can imagine the little bit of help you blue bloods are when the USA summons you to the cause.
Can you imagine how being on the team and a part of the greatest nation on Earth and the pride you English can have taking part in Americas space exploration programs , as well as our leadership in the free world?
We are second to none , and never forget it.
America is the light of the free world.
Hahaha, hitching on Russian rockets you mean, there is only one greatest nation in history, and that my dear is great Britain, when you manage to achieve even one tenth as much, give a call, because as of now usa is the shortest lived superpower on history, you barely made it fifty years LOL

Since: Feb 11

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#44310 Dec 4, 2012
ChristineM wrote:
Since when did appointed become elected? Certainly not in English
It isn't, Odoriferous Skanque. The Electoral College elects the president.

(Q)
World English Dictionary
electoral college
— n
1.( US )( often capitals ) a body of electors chosen by the voters who formally elect the president and vice president

“I started out with nothing”

Since: Nov 10

and still got most of it left

#44311 Dec 4, 2012
Thinking wrote:
bsfoot thinks he invented Bush and Obama from conception through to selection and reelection.
<quoted text>
Methinks barfy butt breath spends too much time smoking bush

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