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View Poll Results: Should the We are Doomed Thread be Closed ?
Keep We are Doomed open 6 42.86%
Close We are Doomed 5 35.71%
I give in just get on with it 3 21.43%
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Vote - Keep or close we are doomed thread

The thread has gone round the houses so many times.
You have no chance of a second vote to keep open or close hence this post.
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Re: Vote - Keep or close we are doomed thread

Just so long as we can have a third vote if we don’t like the second, you know, like democracy.
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Re: Vote - Keep or close we are doomed thread

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Just so long as we can have a third vote if we don’t like the second, you know, like democracy.
We have a democratic 'third vote' at least every twelfth year!

(How many times does it need pointing out?)

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Re: Vote - Keep or close we are doomed thread

Why not reopen on March 29 and see if the world is ending. Hold on, isnít Theresa May extending the deadline
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Re: Vote - Keep or close we are doomed thread

AHA! Someone's discovered TM and Baldrick's cunning plan? Though you be tired and weary keep right on voting, keep right on and on and on... to the end of the road.

Get your peaked cloth cap before stocks run out and learn ye olde form of fawning respect for when our Lord's and masters etc., pass by in their chauffeur 'Geeza job I can do that' driven rollers.
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Re: Vote - Keep or close we are doomed thread

rollers are German so we won't have any of those on our pot holes
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Re: Vote - Keep or close we are doomed thread

So now we have a thread about The Thread.
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So now we have a thread about The Thread.
Yes exactly, we cant vote twice on the original if you have changed your mind hence I posted the second. But, no one seems to be brave enough to vote.
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Yes exactly, we cant vote twice on the original if you have changed your mind hence I posted the second. But, no one seems to be brave enough to vote.
Or don't want to or can't see the point.
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Re: Vote - Keep or close we are doomed thread

I think I may have nodded off reading through this thread...
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The journey should be easier for all as it's all downhill with a wind blowing from the rear. Ground Control to Brexit Central ... ... we have lift-off.
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Re: Vote - Keep or close we are doomed thread

I'm coming to the conclusion that voting only encourages the politicians.
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Re: Vote - Keep or close we are doomed thread

What we have learnt is don't have a vote if you don't want an answer; I thought everyone knew that anyway but apparently the politicians had forgotten. Perhaps this trusim should be modified to include not havinmg a vote if you don't understand the question and/or don't understand the answer.
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Re: Vote - Keep or close we are doomed thread

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Yes exactly, we cant vote twice on the original if you have changed your mind hence I posted the second. But, no one seems to be brave enough to vote.

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Or don't want to or can't see the point.

So you agree there is no point in holding a second referendum John?
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