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Piracy

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Re: Piracy

Unread postby porter » Sat Jul 10, 2010 10:33 pm

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Re: Piracy

Unread postby zahal » Sun Jul 11, 2010 7:48 pm

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Re: Piracy

Unread postby hamei » Sun Jul 11, 2010 9:12 pm


For a country with the right to keep and bear arms, you'd think they'd be nervous, wouldn't you ? This guy is something of a fruitcake but his description of the Savings & Loan scandal is remarkably accurate. And infuriating. And a few years later, after this test run, they did it again on a much larger scale.

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Re: Piracy

Unread postby zahal » Mon Jul 12, 2010 9:26 am

Well, seems like someone is a good strategist:

http://www.spiegel.de/international/eur ... 59,00.html

And since the citizens of the PIIGS ain't allowed to bear arms, the plan will likely succeed....7 decades after it was launched.
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Re: Piracy

Unread postby R-ten-K » Mon Jul 12, 2010 1:59 pm

Actually, you can own weapons in the EU.
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Re: Piracy

Unread postby Dubhthach » Mon Jul 12, 2010 2:28 pm

R-ten-K wrote:Actually, you can own weapons in the EU.


Very hard in Ireland, for example handguns are basically illegal, and to get a license for a hunting shotgun or small bore hunting rifle (.22) you get a full security check. Having a warzone for 30years on your northern border tends to result in such things.

Not that it stops guncrime. The drugs importers tend to get free guns with their big imports.
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Re: Piracy

Unread postby R-ten-K » Mon Jul 12, 2010 3:49 pm

Yeah, but as I said... technically you can own guns in most places in the EU. I have no issue whatsoever with people having to pass background checks and having to display a certain level of proficiency before being able to operate and own machinery designed specifically to kill people.

But that is neither here nor there with respect to the scope of this forum.
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Re: Piracy

Unread postby SAQ » Thu Jul 15, 2010 10:25 am

zahal wrote: the plan will likely succeed....7 decades after it was launched.



"Gee Brain, what are we going to do tonight?

Same thing we do every twenty years, Pinky. Try to take over the world."

That line seems to work for many government officials, though...
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Re: Piracy

Unread postby Dubhthach » Thu Jul 15, 2010 10:37 am

SAQ wrote:
zahal wrote: the plan will likely succeed....7 decades after it was launched.



"Gee Brain, what are we going to do tonight?

Same thing we do every twenty years, Pinky. Try to take over the world."

That line seems to work for many government officials, though...


i think Pinky is probably more competent then most government officials/civil servants
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Re: Piracy

Unread postby porter » Thu Jul 15, 2010 10:38 am

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Re: Piracy

Unread postby skywriter » Thu Jul 15, 2010 12:09 pm



that's a non sequitur.
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