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Post 17741

Pink Paisley

I am lead to believe that the smiley is appropriate at this juncture.

PP.


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Post 17742

Baron Grim

Yes, yes it would be.

smiley - evilgrinsmiley - laugh


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Post 17743

ITIWBS

Ow! smiley - cat

Curious, I was just thinking the same myself.


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Post 17744

Icy North

No real news in this story - various rock stars have invested their money in technology firms - but I enjoyed the way they managed to fit so many puns into such a short space.

http://www.theregister.co.uk/2017/05/11/phil_collins_one_of_many_celebrity_backs_of_ukcloud/

Friday quiz for you - how many can you spot?


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Post 17745

Maria


There was a thread in Ask about this issue. I remember I was alone , except for Rudest Elf, critizising the many weak points and falsehood on the case.



http://johnpilger.com/articles/getting-julian-assange-the-untold-story


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Post 17746

Icy North

Thanks for that Maria - a good summary.

I have to say I'm surprised the UK hasn't just let him go to Ecuador by now. It seems that human rights here depends on the particular human involved.


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Post 17747

Lusus

Maybe the government here in the UK wants the honour of handing Julian Assange over to the USA.


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