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    Politics Today

    That was before the blunderTruss got fired.
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    Politics Today

    Whilst the movement of the pound was the headline grabber (it's back to pre budget, not budget levels), it's the changes in the gilt market that has royally screwed everyone, and that isn't changing back. The pound has only stabilised because the market is pricing in interest rates hitting 6%...
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    Politics Today

    Less fringe, more gutter.
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    Politics Today

    It's not as if rents will be unaffected by all this.
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    Politics Today

    If it's the least impactful, but has the worst optics, then... err... why do it?
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    International relations thread

    Wrong thread G2K
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    International relations thread

    Please see Exhibit A, M'lud.
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    Matt Taylor Leaving?

    It really didn't work. He missed the turning and carried on along the M6, and ended up being kidnapped at Stoke. I'd be furious if I were Coventry!
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    Politics Today

    A rather interesting YouGov pole out tonight.
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    Politics Today

    Don't bash the bishop Al!
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    Politics Today

    It may have escaped your notice Jinxy, but if you're relying on exporting cheaper goods, you really ought not to have been raising trade barriers to your biggest and closest trading partners.
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    Manager Thread..Appointments & Dismissals

    Utter madness, and even more utterly predictable in the case of Watford.
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    Politics Today

    If the numbers aren't huge Al, how much is going to trickle down? Or are they playing smoke and mirrors?
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    Politics Today

    Bit harsh there Art. Tavy and I have many differences, but I don't recall him ever asking for massive tax breaks for the rich in his Brexit speeches. I genuinely believe its his Brexit that sees the (almost) blind faith in the Tories, because he (and those like him on the fervent Brexit side)...
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    Forest Green Rovers vs Exeter City match day thread

    The Sparkes challenge was, erm, agricultural. No intent mind, and they always look worse when both players collide in the air. He was lucky not to be booked. It wasn't a red though. The pens weren't debatable at all, and if not for Harper's bad miss, and great saves from Sweenz flicked effort...
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