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July 25th, 2015, 11:57 pm

QuoteOriginally posted by: CuchulainnQuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperQuoteOriginally posted by: CuchulainnQuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperIndia's prime minister endorses call for Britain to pay reparations for colonial rulecome on Britain, do the right thingsaid the pot to the kettle.ppauper and 'right thing' are not two words that you naturally associate with each other at first glance. BTW 'Britain' excluded Scotland and Norn Iron.I should have expected a barrage of ad hominem attacks when I signed on to the noble cause or reparations for India, and cuch is of course trying to change the subject by attacking the messengerAct of Union 1707 linked scotland and englandand not just morthern irelandAct of Union 1800 added Ireland to the mixfrom wikiQuote During 1612?1757, the East India Company set up "factories" (trading posts) in several locations, mostly in coastal India, with the consent of the Moghul emperors or local rulers. Its rivals were the merchant trading companies of Holland and France. By the mid-18th century, three "Presidency towns": Madras, Bombay, and Calcutta had grown in size. During the period of Company rule in India, 1757?1858, the Company gradually acquired sovereignty over large parts of India, now called "Presidencies." However, it also increasingly came under British government oversight, in effect sharing sovereignty with the Crown. At the same time it gradually lost its mercantile privileges.Following the Indian Rebellion of 1857, the Company's remaining powers were transferred to the Crown. In the new British Raj (1858?1947), sovereignty extended to a few new regions, such as Upper Burma. Increasingly, however, unwieldy presidencies were broken up into "Provinces".looks the scots, irish, and scots irish contributedppauper and 'noble cause' are not two words that you naturally associate with each other at first glance.And I haven't even started about your woeful lack of knowledge of history.lol, when cuch gives one version of history and wikipedia another, I'll go with wiki
 
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July 26th, 2015, 6:54 am

QuoteOriginally posted by: katastrofaDo they also want the British to disassemble the railway system? Seriously, I think apologies for the massacres should be made and treasures returned.and Britain should get compensation for making curry a universal dish. although some people would say that Britain should pay compensation for that as well.
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July 26th, 2015, 8:05 am

QuoteOriginally posted by: daveangelQuoteOriginally posted by: katastrofaDo they also want the British to disassemble the railway system? Seriously, I think apologies for the massacres should be made and treasures returned.and Britain should get compensation for making curry a universal dish. although some people would say that Britain should pay compensation for that as well.Curry is of course Britain's national dishtikka masala
 
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July 26th, 2015, 8:53 am

QuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperQuoteOriginally posted by: daveangelQuoteOriginally posted by: katastrofaDo they also want the British to disassemble the railway system? Seriously, I think apologies for the massacres should be made and treasures returned.and Britain should get compensation for making curry a universal dish. although some people would say that Britain should pay compensation for that as well.Curry is of course Britain's national dishtikka masalaIt is but those Indians are getting a lot of out it.
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July 26th, 2015, 9:25 am

QuoteOriginally posted by: daveangelQuoteOriginally posted by: katastrofaDo they also want the British to disassemble the railway system? Seriously, I think apologies for the massacres should be made and treasures returned.and Britain should get compensation for making curry a universal dish. although some people would say that Britain should pay compensation for that as well.well, let's include the french frys, and compensate to America for making it popular
 
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July 26th, 2015, 9:29 am

QuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperQuoteOriginally posted by: CuchulainnQuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperQuoteOriginally posted by: CuchulainnQuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperIndia's prime minister endorses call for Britain to pay reparations for colonial rulecome on Britain, do the right thingsaid the pot to the kettle.ppauper and 'right thing' are not two words that you naturally associate with each other at first glance. BTW 'Britain' excluded Scotland and Norn Iron.I should have expected a barrage of ad hominem attacks when I signed on to the noble cause or reparations for India, and cuch is of course trying to change the subject by attacking the messengerAct of Union 1707 linked scotland and englandand not just morthern irelandAct of Union 1800 added Ireland to the mixfrom wikiQuote During 1612?1757, the East India Company set up "factories" (trading posts) in several locations, mostly in coastal India, with the consent of the Moghul emperors or local rulers. Its rivals were the merchant trading companies of Holland and France. By the mid-18th century, three "Presidency towns": Madras, Bombay, and Calcutta had grown in size. During the period of Company rule in India, 1757?1858, the Company gradually acquired sovereignty over large parts of India, now called "Presidencies." However, it also increasingly came under British government oversight, in effect sharing sovereignty with the Crown. At the same time it gradually lost its mercantile privileges.Following the Indian Rebellion of 1857, the Company's remaining powers were transferred to the Crown. In the new British Raj (1858?1947), sovereignty extended to a few new regions, such as Upper Burma. Increasingly, however, unwieldy presidencies were broken up into "Provinces".looks the scots, irish, and scots irish contributedppauper and 'noble cause' are not two words that you naturally associate with each other at first glance.And I haven't even started about your woeful lack of knowledge of history.lol, when cuch gives one version of history and wikipedia another, I'll go with wikiYou are on the outside, looking in. The Act of Union 1800 can about because of bribery and blackmail.Ppauper uses Wiki instead of reading history books.Getting back to topic, we can blame ppauper for many things, but his using statesman-like words is bordering on irresponsibility.
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July 26th, 2015, 10:37 am

QuoteOriginally posted by: ExSanQuoteOriginally posted by: daveangelQuoteOriginally posted by: katastrofaDo they also want the British to disassemble the railway system? Seriously, I think apologies for the massacres should be made and treasures returned.and Britain should get compensation for making curry a universal dish. although some people would say that Britain should pay compensation for that as well.well, let's include the french frys, and compensate to America for making it popularor getting the Yankees to pay compensation for making it popular and making us all fat.
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July 26th, 2015, 11:09 am

QuoteOriginally posted by: daveangelQuoteOriginally posted by: ExSanQuoteOriginally posted by: daveangelQuoteOriginally posted by: katastrofaDo they also want the British to disassemble the railway system? Seriously, I think apologies for the massacres should be made and treasures returned.and Britain should get compensation for making curry a universal dish. although some people would say that Britain should pay compensation for that as well.well, let's include the french frys, and compensate to America for making it popularor getting the Yankees to pay compensation for making it popular and making us all fat.And Ireland for sending so many people over there.
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July 26th, 2015, 11:12 am

QuoteOriginally posted by: CuchulainnQuoteOriginally posted by: daveangelQuoteOriginally posted by: ExSanQuoteOriginally posted by: daveangelQuoteOriginally posted by: katastrofaDo they also want the British to disassemble the railway system? Seriously, I think apologies for the massacres should be made and treasures returned.and Britain should get compensation for making curry a universal dish. although some people would say that Britain should pay compensation for that as well.well, let's include the french frys, and compensate to America for making it popularor getting the Yankees to pay compensation for making it popular and making us all fat.And Ireland for sending so many people over there.French fries mayonaise anyone?
 
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July 26th, 2015, 11:15 am

QuoteOriginally posted by: daveangelQuoteOriginally posted by: ExSanQuoteOriginally posted by: daveangelQuoteOriginally posted by: katastrofaDo they also want the British to disassemble the railway system? Seriously, I think apologies for the massacres should be made and treasures returned.and Britain should get compensation for making curry a universal dish. although some people would say that Britain should pay compensation for that as well.well, let's include the french frys, and compensate to America for making it popularor getting the Yankees to pay compensation for making it popular and making us all fat.I'm sorry you're fat, daveangel
 
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July 26th, 2015, 1:11 pm

QuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperQuoteOriginally posted by: daveangelQuoteOriginally posted by: ExSanQuoteOriginally posted by: daveangelQuoteOriginally posted by: katastrofaDo they also want the British to disassemble the railway system? Seriously, I think apologies for the massacres should be made and treasures returned.and Britain should get compensation for making curry a universal dish. although some people would say that Britain should pay compensation for that as well.well, let's include the french frys, and compensate to America for making it popularor getting the Yankees to pay compensation for making it popular and making us all fat.I'm sorry you're fat, daveangeltalk is cheap I want compensation from them Yankees
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July 26th, 2015, 1:27 pm

QuoteOriginally posted by: daveangelQuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperQuoteOriginally posted by: daveangelQuoteOriginally posted by: ExSanQuoteOriginally posted by: daveangelQuoteOriginally posted by: katastrofaDo they also want the British to disassemble the railway system? Seriously, I think apologies for the massacres should be made and treasures returned.and Britain should get compensation for making curry a universal dish. although some people would say that Britain should pay compensation for that as well.well, let's include the french frys, and compensate to America for making it popularor getting the Yankees to pay compensation for making it popular and making us all fat.I'm sorry you're fat, daveangeltalk is cheap I want compensation from them Yankees I don't see it that way, Dave Let me tell you what I think we're dealing with here: a potentially positive learning experience to get an--
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July 26th, 2015, 1:36 pm

QuoteOriginally posted by: CuchulainnQuoteOriginally posted by: daveangelQuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperQuoteOriginally posted by: daveangelQuoteOriginally posted by: ExSanQuoteOriginally posted by: daveangelQuoteOriginally posted by: katastrofaDo they also want the British to disassemble the railway system? Seriously, I think apologies for the massacres should be made and treasures returned.and Britain should get compensation for making curry a universal dish. although some people would say that Britain should pay compensation for that as well.well, let's include the french frys, and compensate to America for making it popularor getting the Yankees to pay compensation for making it popular and making us all fat.I'm sorry you're fat, daveangeltalk is cheap I want compensation from them Yankees I don't see it that way, Dave Let me tell you what I think we're dealing with here: a potentially positive learning experience to get an--an incomplete sentence ?
 
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July 26th, 2015, 1:56 pm

QuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperQuoteOriginally posted by: CuchulainnQuoteOriginally posted by: daveangelQuoteOriginally posted by: ppauperQuoteOriginally posted by: daveangelQuoteOriginally posted by: ExSanQuoteOriginally posted by: daveangelQuoteOriginally posted by: katastrofaDo they also want the British to disassemble the railway system? Seriously, I think apologies for the massacres should be made and treasures returned.and Britain should get compensation for making curry a universal dish. although some people would say that Britain should pay compensation for that as well.well, let's include the french frys, and compensate to America for making it popularor getting the Yankees to pay compensation for making it popular and making us all fat.I'm sorry you're fat, daveangeltalk is cheap I want compensation from them Yankees I don't see it that way, Dave Let me tell you what I think we're dealing with here: a potentially positive learning experience to get an--an incomplete sentence ?HOWARD: I don't see it that way, Geoff. [sniff] Let me tell you what I think we're dealing with here: a potentially positive learning experience to get an-- who is interrupted by Mr. Grim Reaper.
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July 26th, 2015, 3:19 pm

QuoteOriginally posted by: daveangelQuoteOriginally posted by: katastrofaDo they also want the British to disassemble the railway system? Seriously, I think apologies for the massacres should be made and treasures returned.and Britain should get compensation for making curry a universal dish. although some people would say that Britain should pay compensation for that as well.Knowing British attitude to personal hygiene, it's not clear who should compensate whom for the habit of washing your hair either...
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