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I've decided to start a thread of words and phrases that I'm sick to the back teeth of hearing. Usually, these terms are used to justify additional controls and taxes on the UK population. Unfortunately, we seem to bending over and accepting them.


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'..and let's be quite clear about this...' (usually a precursor to a minister lying on televison or the radio).

This is a signature, there are many signatures like it but this one is mine

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"i believe" was blairs horrid excuse for doing anything he liked .i believe he's a war criminal and should be locked up for a very long time along with every one else that chose to believe him.

everything that comes out of browns mouth is sickening especially if its to do with inflation

Edited by chesters1

Believe NOTHING anyones says or writes unless you witness it yourself and even then your eyes can deceive you

None of this "the enemy of my enemy is my friend" crap it just means i have at least two enemies!


There is only one opinion i listen to ,its mine and its ALWAYS right even when its wrong


Its far easier to curse the darkness than light one candle


Mathew 4:19

Grangers law : anything i say will  turn out the opposite or not happen at all!

Life insurance? you wont enjoy a penny!

"To compel a man to furnish contributions of money for the propagation of opinions which he disbelieves and abhors, is sinful and tyrannical." Thomas Jefferson

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"At the end of the day"




"Well good", (bad, fit, rank, ace, or any other thing that seems to fit).


Then there's "Not tonight I've got a headache".


There are loads more, just got to think a bout it. :)



Angling is more than just catching fish, if it wasn't it would just be called 'catching'......... John

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"At the end of the day"


also "that's what it's all about"


Jim Gibbinson once wrote an article about what it takes to become a famous carp angling writer. What cliches to use, guide to carp fishers' jargon, etc etc


One of the most hilarious bits of angling writing I have ever read.


It was entitled "Basically, at the end of the day, that's what it's all about"



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mine are basicaly ,whatever ,let me run this past you ,and my most hated one ,yeah big time

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Number me with Rage it,s a shame Number me in Haste its a shame

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its not rocket science.

The salary of the chief executive of a large corporation is not a market award for achievement. It is frequently in the nature of a warm personal gesture by the individual to himself.

John Kenneth Galbraith


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I must admit I'm getting a little ponked with English bashers ...


For example ..


Two Times (I think they mean twice !)


These Ones (What !!)

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The Older I get .. The better I was.

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