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Old 15th February 2018
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Re: Political: We're doomed, Captain Mannering...

Originally Posted by pdk42 View Post

- Europe is one of the world's biggest and richest markets and makes up 50% of our trade.
The truth about the European riches is that many member countries have huge debts, not just the P.I.G.S. but also (tÍte dans le sable) France. Their spending, funded by borrowing, cannot go on forever. When it all collapses, we want to be well clear of it.

The body is willing but the mind is weak.