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by migalley
July 12th, 2005, 7:04 am
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Topic: Oh Karl where are you, Karllll
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Oh Karl where are you, Karllll

I think it is a by-product of being in the EU. Brussels doesn't like to execute murderers or rapists. However, I still think treason is punishable by hanging.Anybody studied law and can clarify the situation?
by migalley
July 12th, 2005, 7:01 am
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Topic: Osama?
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Osama?

So it seems as if the USAF has been ordered to hide in their bunkers at Mildenhall and Lakenheath.I wonder what happened to standing strong with their allies and not yielding to terrorism?
by migalley
July 8th, 2005, 11:40 am
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Topic: How to Bring up Kids? Tell us
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How to Bring up Kids? Tell us

<t>QuoteThe reason they are in refugee camps is because the Arab world refuses to take them in. None of the neighbouring Arab states have offered any sanctuary to the Palestinians because by and large they 1.) don't like them 2.)Get better press from having an oppresses people in camps caused by the...
by migalley
July 7th, 2005, 12:30 pm
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Topic: Osama?
Replies: 378
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Osama?

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: brontosaurusQuoteOriginally posted by: playermobile networks are down so that might explain plus the one that operational are being flooded with calls....anyone able to call mobiles yet? I/m trying to get through from NY but bo luck?It's a bit hit and miss. Some work an...
by migalley
July 7th, 2005, 12:28 pm
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Topic: Osama?
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Osama?

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: playerQuoteI suppose if one takes a cold view of it, the fact the we had the G8 and the Olympics meant that any attack was more likely today than any other day of the year.I think we all fell asleep on this one....The whole world focuss is on UK this week and usually yo...
by migalley
July 7th, 2005, 11:18 am
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Topic: Osama?
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Views: 157974

Osama?

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: SierpinskyJanitorDrop the punch lines if you please.These are extremely dramatic events, especially for those who have either witnessed or have relatives involved.I was working in Madrid during the infamous blasts and happen to have witnessed the explosions and the subs...
by migalley
July 7th, 2005, 10:43 am
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Topic: Osama?
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Osama?

<t>[QuoteOriginally posted by: CuchulainnOlaHe's probably a jerk trying to get some attention.Yeah, sure! Amazing how many people could be so sensitive when nothing disparaging was ever said OR intended. I was just commenting on Player's lucky escape.True that some people may be having difficulty ge...
by migalley
July 7th, 2005, 9:51 am
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Topic: Osama?
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Views: 157974

Osama?

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: olaolsonQuoteOne more thing in favour of having a day off work Sorry to say this but you make me sickSo what are you saying?That I should have told the guy he was a slacker and should have been at travelling to work just so, as an end result, he could get his arse blown...
by migalley
July 7th, 2005, 9:35 am
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Topic: Osama?
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Views: 157974

Osama?

QuoteOriginally posted by: playerlucky i did not go in to work 2day else i would have been on that train dat was bombed......One more thing in favour of having a day off work
by migalley
July 7th, 2005, 8:24 am
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Topic: Osama?
Replies: 378
Views: 157974

Osama?

Apparently there was an explosion on a bus too.
by migalley
July 7th, 2005, 8:05 am
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Topic: Osama?
Replies: 378
Views: 157974

Osama?

Were the explosions on the London Underground today really due to Al-Qaeda, or just the French getting their own back?I don't believe the multiple power surge story. Sounds a bit fishy to me!
by migalley
July 6th, 2005, 6:45 pm
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Topic: London Olympics
Replies: 82
Views: 145964

London Olympics

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: MattFWilliam the Conqueror, Napoleon, Gustave Eiffel, Charles de Gaulle, Jacques Cousteau, Marcel Marceau, Brigitte Bardot, Asterix, Zinedine Zidane, Jacques Chirac ... can you hear me Jacques Chirac ? .... Your boys took one HELL of a beating!!!It's not the first time ...
by migalley
July 6th, 2005, 6:42 pm
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Topic: London Olympics
Replies: 82
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London Olympics

<t>QuoteWho cares, he tried and that is good enough for me! Have you ever heard me speaking Dutch! It's not upper classe but I can get around and mingle with the crowd.Think you are letting your emotions get in the way.Many languages U speak?Which emotions might those be? As far as I know I was quit...
by migalley
July 6th, 2005, 2:39 pm
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Topic: London Olympics
Replies: 82
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London Olympics

<t>QuoteOriginally posted by: Cuchulainn> proves that the committee is Anglo-Saxon. They prefer the EnglishSour grapes.Tony Blair opened his address in FRENCH (yes, an Englishman who can actaully speak a second language, wowwie!) to the delegates of the IOC!!!! That was really EXCELLENT. Must have g...
by migalley
July 6th, 2005, 1:29 pm
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Topic: London Olympics
Replies: 82
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London Olympics

QuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperQuoteOriginally posted by: migalleyMost people couldn't give a flying f*ck for beach volleyball .turn down the volume and have the girls wear thong bikinis ?Mmmmm, sounds good. I'll write the cheque right now!
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