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Re: Boris Johnson - the last 100 days

September 8th, 2019, 7:20 pm

the leading economic theories of the 1750's. 
What were those?
Variations on the theme of mercantilism - i.e. the belief that positive bilateral trade balances with other countries is a good thing that should be, if necessary, ensured by protectionist policies. Because the country that holds the most gold wins!
 
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Re: Boris Johnson - the last 100 days

September 8th, 2019, 8:48 pm

All the time. I know.
I wish I had your faith.
 
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Re: Boris Johnson - the last 100 days

September 8th, 2019, 8:52 pm

He gets his news from RTE which has a direct line to God.
But you have to go through the operator!! RTE makes a fortune.

www.youtube.com/watch?v=8N0HjtDfn18
 
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ISayMoo
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Re: Boris Johnson - the last 100 days

September 8th, 2019, 11:24 pm

The worst kind of delusion is believing one is always right.
 
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Re: Boris Johnson - the last 100 days

September 9th, 2019, 6:51 am

All the time. I know.
I wish I had your faith.
You're right, it's something to envy.
 
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Re: Boris Johnson - the last 100 days

September 9th, 2019, 6:54 am

The worst kind of delusion is believing one is always right.
I agree. I don't like atheists too.
 
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Re: Boris Johnson - the last 100 days

September 9th, 2019, 7:11 am

I just believe everyone else is wrong.
 
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Re: Boris Johnson - the last 100 days

September 9th, 2019, 8:24 am

I just believe everyone else is wrong.
I agree.
 
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Gamal
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Re: Boris Johnson - the last 100 days

September 9th, 2019, 9:09 am

I just believe everyone else is wrong.
You're exposed to Cretan paradox, I'm affraid.
 
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Re: Boris Johnson - the last 100 days

September 9th, 2019, 9:11 am

It's Greek to me.
Gamal fiddles while Rome burns.
 
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Re: Boris Johnson - the last 100 days

September 9th, 2019, 3:57 pm

I thought about this before posting. Admittedly not too long since I find logic physically painful. My conclusion was that since I made no explicit assumption about whether I was right or wrong I was safe. But I could be wrong!
 
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Re: Boris Johnson - the last 100 days

September 11th, 2019, 3:54 pm

Don't forget the other deadlineImage
 
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ISayMoo
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Re: Boris Johnson - the last 100 days

Yesterday, 8:10 pm

I've had a mancrush on JR-M for years, long before anyone else knew who he was. I think I'm on record as saying I want to have his babies. 
You should like it then: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-gloucestershire-49702929
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