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Postby Killertomato » Tue 6 Jun 2017 13:13

Yakhont wrote:The US has never let the concerns of a neighbouring country get in the way of a good invasion, and I dont think China and DPRK respectively are any different.


We do when the neighboring country has millions of troops and nukes.
orcbuster wrote:USSR gets prototype marsupials, why would you need moose when you got stuff with kickers like that AND transport capability? And I'm not even gonna START on the french Marsupilami, I don't even think thats a real animal! Why no trolls for Norway?

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Postby Crotou » Tue 6 Jun 2017 14:19

Spoiler : :
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Postby Doinize » Tue 6 Jun 2017 15:10

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Postby Mitchverr » Tue 6 Jun 2017 15:24

https://www.theguardian.com/politics/li ... itics-live


Called it.

The TNG episode "the drumhead" shows a scary simularity to the current UK climate that some wish to form...


"you are putting yourself under suspicion by not letting us use authoritarian laws in our witch hunting".
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Postby Doinize » Tue 6 Jun 2017 15:54

Mitchverr wrote:https://www.theguardian.com/politics/live/2017/jun/06/general-election-2017-security-farron-knee-jerk-response-politics-live


Called it.

The TNG episode "the drumhead" shows a scary simularity to the current UK climate that some wish to form...


"you are putting yourself under suspicion by not letting us use authoritarian laws in our witch hunting".

Oldest trick in the book...
"Let us surveil litterally everything"
"Um no..."
"Do you have soething to hide or what :^)"
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Re: World news thread

Postby Shrike » Tue 6 Jun 2017 17:33

Doinize wrote:Oldest trick in the book...
"Let us surveil litterally everything"
"Um no..."
"Do you have soething to hide or what :^)"

Reminds me of 2012 when the NSA prism came about and people thought I was a loony libertarian for criticizing it. Whether it be left or right wing authoritarianism, authoritarianism should be something that any country should avoid.

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Re: World news thread

Postby rex88 » Tue 6 Jun 2017 18:03

Is everyone in Paris ok? Deep condolences that this crap keep happening. Take care everyone.
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Re: World news thread

Postby Frencho » Tue 6 Jun 2017 18:12

rex88 wrote:Is everyone in Paris ok? Deep condolences that this crap keep happening. Take care everyone.


Quoi?

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Postby Markenzwieback » Tue 6 Jun 2017 18:22

Frencho wrote:
rex88 wrote:Is everyone in Paris ok? Deep condolences that this crap keep happening. Take care everyone.


Quoi?

http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-40178183
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