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Britain rejects US request to use UK bases


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Posted 28 October 2012 - 11:25 AM

View PostOppono Astos, on 28 October 2012 - 10:58 AM, said:

Given Cameron's track record for U-turns, I wouldn't hold my breath that he doesn't ultimately follow Thatcher on this matter.

Bambi's popularity was going well until he decided to join Dubya in some adventures.

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Posted 28 October 2012 - 11:51 AM

View Postquestionmark, on 28 October 2012 - 11:25 AM, said:

Bambi's popularity was going well until he decided to join Dubya in some adventures.
Indeed, the Falklands Factor worked for Mrs. T because it was British territory that was invaded, not just because the British like a good military adventure in faraway lands. That's what the Idiot forgot.

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Posted 28 October 2012 - 12:41 PM

It slowly dawned on the British people that placing your faith in a messianic religious fanatic might be a bit of a mistake. Guided by the voice of God tends to end in bad foreign policy decisions - especially in the Middle East.

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