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Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 7:36 pm

Well, sort of.

It's the 300th anniversary of the Act of Union between England and Scotland. There are riotous celebrations going on everywhere, such as um....well, there's a special £2 coin being minted and er...that's it.

The BBC carried out an opinion poll to mark the occasion, and whilst it seems most people both sides of the border are in favour of the union, there is dissatisfaction - not least amongst the English:

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk_politics/6264823.stm
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 8:01 pm

I hear Gkirk is planning a 1 man revolt(ing) to ensure it doesn't make it to 400 years.
 
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 8:03 pm

Well that makes two of us coz it's my birthday too

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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 8:04 pm

Quoting Kay (Reply 2):
Well that makes two of us coz it's my birthday too

Old bugger.  Wink
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 8:22 pm

Quoting Banco (Thread starter):

It's the 300th anniversary of the Act of Union between England and Scotland. There are riotous celebrations going on everywhere, such as um....well, there's a special £2 coin being minted and er...that's it.

The BBC carried out an opinion poll to mark the occasion, and whilst it seems most people both sides of the border are in favour of the union, there is dissatisfaction - not least amongst the English:

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk_politi...3.stm

Very sad day  Sad

We must be right eejits allowing ourselves to be ruled by a bunch of  censored   Sad

Sooner we become independent again, the better  Smile
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 8:25 pm

Quoting Gkirk (Reply 4):
We must be right eejits allowing ourselves to be ruled by a bunch of

Yes, Scotland has done soooo badly out of it, hasn't it?  Yeah sure

Looking forward to your 6p tax increase without English money are you?
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 8:26 pm

Quoting Banco (Reply 5):
Looking forward to your 6p tax increase without English money are you?

As long as it means our country isn't governed by a numpty like Blair or Brown, then aye.
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 8:27 pm

Quoting Gkirk (Reply 6):
As long as it means our country isn't governed by a numpty like Blair or Brown, then aye.

The Scot or the Scot, you mean? Big grin
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 8:28 pm

Quoting Banco (Reply 7):
The Scot or the Scot, you mean? Big grin

Both traitors...

Anyway, I shall await for 777236ER to come along and say how Scotland could never survive on it's own, it would be £100billion in debt, etc etc  Yeah sure
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 8:29 pm

Quoting Gkirk (Reply 8):
Anyway, I shall await for 777236ER to come along and say how Scotland could never survive on it's own, it would be £100billion in debt, etc etc

Well. That would be going too far. But Scotland would undoubtedly be poorer as a result.
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 8:30 pm

Quoting Banco (Reply 9):
But Scotland would undoubtedly be poorer as a result.

We'd be richer actually. You thieving bastards wouldn't be able to claim our oil and gas Big grin
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 8:33 pm

Quoting Gkirk (Reply 10):
We'd be richer actually. You thieving bastards wouldn't be able to claim our oil and gas

The way oil and gas is demarcated is a line of latitude from the east coast border. Much of it is actually in English waters, something the SNP fail to mention when they talk about oil and gas reserves.

Even if the entire North Sea revenues were ascribed to Scotland (which they wouldn't be), it's still just a drop in the ocean (ho ho) compared to the English subsidy. The figures are inarguable, Kirkie. If you still want independence, fine. But don't pretend you'd be better off, you wouldn't be, you'd be much worse off.
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 8:38 pm

Quoting Banco (Reply 11):
The way oil and gas is demarcated is a line of latitude from the east coast border. Much of it is actually in English waters, something the SNP fail to mention when they talk about oil and gas reserves.

Even if the entire North Sea revenues were ascribed to Scotland (which they wouldn't be), it's still just a drop in the ocean (ho ho) compared to the English subsidy. The figures are inarguable, Kirkie. If you still want independence, fine. But don't pretend you'd be better off, you wouldn't be, you'd be much worse off.

Speak English!  duck 

Lets see how Scotland would be better off  Wink
1) We wouldn't be colonised anymore
2) We could choose our own future path to world domination survival
3) We wouldn't be duped into entering false wars
4) We could watch and laugh as England entered the Euro
5) We could forge closer diplomatic ties between ourselves, Canada and Denmark
6) Oil and gas  duck 
7) 10,000,000,000 other reasons  Wink
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 8:41 pm

8) Control of the worlds supply of "Tunnock's" caramel wafers.
 
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 8:42 pm

Quoting Gkirk (Reply 12):
1) We wouldn't be colonised anymore

Er...Scotland chose to unite.

Quoting Gkirk (Reply 12):
3) We wouldn't be duped into entering false wars

Since you'd only be able to afford one machine gun between you, this wouldn't be a problem.

Quoting Gkirk (Reply 12):
4) We could watch and laugh as England entered the Euro

You see, this is the bit of the SNP's manifesto that really confuses me. They want independence, but say they'll join the Euro, immediately handing over the economic independence to a much bigger entity than the UK. It's really weird. And you oppose the Euro anyway, don't you?

Quoting Gkirk (Reply 12):
5) We could forge closer diplomatic ties between ourselves, Canada and Denmark

Really? How?

Quoting Gkirk (Reply 12):
7) 10,000,000,000 other reasons

Do tell.  Wink
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 8:42 pm

Quoting Willo (Reply 13):
8) Control of the worlds supply of "Tunnock's" caramel wafers.

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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 8:44 pm

Quoting Banco (Reply 14):
Really? How?

I have it on good authority that Canadians and Danes also love Deep Fried Mars Bars  Wink

Quoting Banco (Reply 14):
You see, this is the bit of the SNP's manifesto that really confuses me. They want independence, but say they'll join the Euro, immediately handing over the economic independence to a much bigger entity than the UK. It's really weird. And you oppose the Euro anyway, don't you?

Aye, thats one thing I disagree with the SNP about.

Tommy Sheridans party sounds a hoot though  Wink

Quoting Banco (Reply 14):
Er...Scotland chose to unite.

Forced at gunpoint  scratchchin 
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 8:46 pm

Quoting Gkirk (Reply 16):
I have it on good authority that Canadians and Danes also love Deep Fried Mars Bars

And no doubt will be the world leaders on cardiology in future.  Wink

Quoting Gkirk (Reply 16):
Aye, thats one thing I disagree with the SNP about.

A fairly major thing, wouldn't you say? Would they hold a referendum on it?

Quoting Gkirk (Reply 16):
Forced at gunpoint

Hardly. "Bribed" might be better. And we've been bribing you ever since. In any case, haven't you colonised us?  Wink
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 8:49 pm

Quoting Banco (Reply 17):
Hardly. "Bribed" might be better. And we've been bribing you ever since. In any case, haven't you colonised us? Wink

Do tell, old chap, how wonderfully England done in the Ashes recently?  Wink

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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 8:51 pm

Quoting Gkirk (Reply 18):
Do tell, old chap, how wonderfully England done in the Ashes recently?

Ah, the expression of Scottish self-confidence. Seeing what England are doing.  Yeah sure  Wink

Kirkie, you can propound independence as much as you like. I don't really care. I just think you'd be insane, but hey, I look forward to my tax cut.
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 8:54 pm

Quoting Banco (Reply 19):
Kirkie, you can propound independence as much as you like. I don't really care. I just think you'd be insane, but hey, I look forward to my tax cut.

If Independence doesn't happen, then fine, it isn't the end of the world. My fight will move on to another cause...like disembowling thon EU thingymajig  fight  box 
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 8:58 pm

Quoting Gkirk (Reply 20):
If Independence doesn't happen, then fine, it isn't the end of the world

Can I ask you, seriously, why you want independence? I know we Scots and English bicker all the time and slag each other off, but that's just a small family argument. Why do you really want it?
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 9:00 pm

Quoting Banco (Reply 21):
Can I ask you, seriously, why you want independence? I know we Scots and English bicker all the time and slag each other off, but that's just a small family argument. Why do you really want it?

To prove to the world that we ARE a real country and can go it alone. Plus, I think everything that concerns our country, should be handled in our country, i.e. in Edinburgh, and not 500 miles away in Londres.
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 9:04 pm

Quoting Gkirk (Reply 22):
To prove to the world that we ARE a real country and can go it alone.

But you always could. Just because you can do something doesn't mean that you should. Why care what the rest of the world thinks, it's got to be based on what's best for you, surely?

Quoting Gkirk (Reply 22):
Plus, I think everything that concerns our country, should be handled in our country, i.e. in Edinburgh, and not 500 miles away in Londres.

Most of it is. Seems to me that you have the best of all worlds, really. The Scottish Parliament does everything you want it to, apart from foreign affairs, and in foreign affairs, Scotland on its own would be a complete irrelevance. And you also have a say in English affairs of course (the thing which infuriates all of us south of the border), and which to be fair, I know you find wrong.
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 9:06 pm

Quoting Banco (Reply 23):
and which to be fair, I know you find wrong.

Indeed, that is wrong. But I also find that hilarious  Silly

Would you like to have English matters run from Paris for example?

Anyway, shouldn't you be in that wheelchair racing thread?  duck 
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 9:08 pm

Quoting Gkirk (Reply 4):
We must be right eejits

Glad to see you Scots using Irish slang!
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 9:09 pm

Quoting Gkirk (Reply 24):
Would you like to have English matters run from Paris for example?

We have them run from Scotland, don't we?  grumpy 

And anyway, Scotland and England aren't foreign countries from one another. Like it or not, we're on the same island and we're the same people. And Scottish affairs are run from Edinburgh. What's the problem?
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 9:19 pm

Quoting Banco (Reply 26):
What's the problem?

You lot  Wink
We should send you to Australia, like the other load of folks you sent there way a few years back  Wink
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 9:19 pm

Quoting Toulouse (Reply 25):
Glad to see you Scots using Irish slang!

To be sure, to be sure Seamus  Wink
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 9:21 pm

Quoting Banco (Thread starter):
It's the 300th anniversary of the Act of Union between England and Scotland. There are riotous celebrations going on everywhere, such as um....well, there's a special £2 coin being minted and er...that's it.

I think it would be good to hear from Skidmarks about just how much excitement there was on the very day that this came about 300 hundred years ago  Wink

He could tell us about the wonderful street parties in England and the chariot vandalising in Scotland, and what it meant to be part of one happy united country Big grin

Happy Birthday to us, happy birthday to us, etc  Silly
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 9:22 pm

Quoting Toulouse (Reply 25):
Glad to see you Scots using Irish slang!

The Scots are only Irish people who can swim, after all.  Wink
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 9:22 pm

Quoting Cornish (Reply 29):

Now look what you've done Banco  grumpy 
The only thing worse than Cornish turning up in this thread, would be for JGPH1A to turn up at yer local McDonalds  Yeah sure
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 9:24 pm

Quoting Cornish (Reply 29):
300 hundred years ago

He's that old?  Wow! 30,000 years? Got to say it, but the old boy looks rather good on it, considering.  Wink
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 9:42 pm

Quoting Banco (Reply 3):
Old bugger.

Getting older, but no proof that it's older than you  Smile
 
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 9:43 pm

Quoting Kay (Reply 33):
Getting older, but no proof that it's older than you

I'm not the one celebrating my 300th, Grandad.  Wink
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 9:45 pm

Quoting Banco (Reply 34):
I'm not the one celebrating my 300th, Grandad. Wink

Aye, yer celebrating yer 20,000th birthday, old fossil  Wink
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 9:50 pm

Quoting Banco (Reply 32):
Got to say it, but the old boy looks rather good on it, considering.

That'll be the Blue Circle moisturiser he uses Big grin
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 10:07 pm

Quoting Gkirk (Reply 12):
4) We could watch and laugh as England entered the Euro

As you guys probably would want to join the EU as an independent country, then you'll have to remember that ALL EU newcomers WILL have to become part of the Eurozone!

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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 10:10 pm

Quoting MD11Engineer (Reply 37):
then you'll have to remember that ALL EU newcomers WILL have to become part of the Eurozone!

 rotfl 

Good point, well made.  Wink
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 10:10 pm

Quoting MD11Engineer (Reply 37):
As you guys probably would want to join the EU as an independent country, then you'll have to remember that ALL EU newcomers WILL have to become part of the Eurozone!

Actually, we wouldn't want to enter the EU  Wink And a referendum, that Alex Salmond would have to call, would show you that
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 10:13 pm

Quoting Cornish (Reply 36):
That'll be the Blue Circle moisturiser he uses

No no - Oil of Delay !

A fatwah on all Pictish trogladytes and their flea-infested province. I propose an EU-subsidized feasibility study into towing Scotland out into the North Atlantic and using it for target practise !  Smile
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 10:32 pm

Quoting Bill142 (Reply 1):
I hear Gkirk is planning a 1 man revolt(ing) to ensure it doesn't make it to 400 years.

and I expected him to launch a big party with fireworks in his pub tonight !
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Quoting Gkirk (Reply 6):
or Brown

isn't Brown a Scot ?
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Quoting Banco (Reply 9):
be poorer as a result.

who is to own the "British" share of the North Sea Oil ?
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Quoting Gkirk (Reply 22):
ARE a real country and can go it alone. Plus, I think everything that concerns our country, should be handled in our country, i.e. in Edinburgh, and not 500 miles away in Londres.

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at present, Scotland is NOT a country at all, but part of the United Kingdom. It is NOT recognized as a country by any single country in the world. And as London is inside your country, everything concerning Scotland is handled in your country, either in Londra or in the Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh
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Tue Jan 16, 2007 10:36 pm

Quoting ME AVN FAN (Reply 41):
at present, Scotland is NOT a country at all, but part of the United Kingdom. It is NOT recognized as a country by any single country in the world. And as London is inside your country, everything concerning Scotland is handled in your country, either in Londra or in the Scottish Parliament in Edinburgh

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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 10:45 pm

Quoting Gkirk (Reply 39):
Actually, we wouldn't want to enter the EU And a referendum, that Alex Salmond would have to call, would show you that

SNP policy is "a strong Scotland in the EU" which is a total contradiction in terms of course. Same policy with Plaid Cymru.
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 11:06 pm

Quoting Gkirk (Reply 8):
Anyway, I shall await for 777236ER to come along and say how Scotland could never survive on it's own, it would be �100billion in debt, etc etc Yeah sure

Well, you ignored the figures the last time I posted them, so maybe I should post them again.

£34 billion was generated in tax in scotland in 2003-04 (Ref: http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Publications/2005/12/12113803/38088). The government spent an aggregated amount of £45.3 billion in Scotland (Ref: http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Publications/2005/12/12113803/38052). This leaves a gap of £11.3 billion. Even if you include every last penny of oil and gas revenue from the North Sea (£4.3 billion, Ref: http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Publications/2005/12/12113803/38059), there's still a £7 billion gap.

This is by no means an anti-Scottish post, but just look at the facts. That £7 billion is either going to come from your own pockets, which have less money than the English average, or you're going to have to accept school and hospital closures, defence cuts, social security cuts and a reduction in public services.

Even if you don't mind that, your choices are really the SNP - a centre-left party, the majority of whose policies you don't agree with (especially their clear policy for an independence Scotland joining the Euro), the SSP - which is Left wing with a capital L, who you surely can't agree with, Solidarity - whose full name is "Solidarity - Scotland's Socialist Movement" (!), and the Scottish Greens!

If any of these parties suceed in gaining Scottish independence, I suspect you would disagree with most if not all of the policies actually implemented in Scotland.
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 11:07 pm

Quoting 777236ER (Reply 44):

Christ, took yer time did you not?  Wink
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 11:12 pm

Quoting Gkirk (Reply 45):
Christ, took yer time did you not?

And your reply is?  Wink
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 11:14 pm

Quoting Banco (Reply 46):
And your reply is? Wink

None, I was expecting all that  Wink
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 11:15 pm

Quoting JGPH1A (Reply 40):
I propose an EU-subsidized feasibility study into towing Scotland out into the North Atlantic and using it for target practise !

Great Idea. I LIKE EU-subsidized feasibility studies. Perfect for those end of year bonuses  Wink
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RE: Happy Birthday, Britain.

Tue Jan 16, 2007 11:16 pm

Quoting Gkirk (Reply 47):
None, I was expecting all that

But they are valid points. And ones that a supporter of independence should address, don't you think?
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