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    (Original post by 13 1 20 8 42)
    I mean OP is being insensitive, yeah, but the backlash here seems a bit incommensurate..people are starving to death by the thousands every day, there is no reason OP should think to care for an MP they did not know any more than they would think to care for anyone else they don't know who dies. And maybe it isn't a pleasant thing to bring up, maybe it is very unthinking, but it is indeed true that an event of this nature could have an influence on people's referendum decision.
    I think there is a subtle yet distinct difference between "accepting people in the world die" and "being happy someone was brutally murdered in public".

    If the OP had suggested children starving in Africa was simply fantastic, I suspect the backlash would have been comparable.
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    (Original post by Elivercury)
    I think there is a subtle yet distinct difference between "accepting people in the world die" and "being happy someone was brutally murdered in public".

    If the OP had suggested children starving in Africa was simply fantastic, I suspect the backlash would have been comparable.
    The OP didn't show happiness though, they merely implied that others might be happy in some sense.
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    (Original post by 13 1 20 8 42)
    The OP didn't show happiness though, they merely implied that others might be happy in some sense.
    Which is still pretty crappy.

    I'm not going to pretend that the whole thing isn't going to be used as a political football - nothing is immune from that particular treatment.

    It doesn't change the fact it's a pretty tasteless way to phrase the topic.
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    Does anyone smell jet fuel?



    If, say Andrea Leadsom had been murdered by some left wing Loonie the brexit lot would have been all over this like a rash.

    The fact is that this Tommy Mair guy was a neo nazi nutcase who, when asked for his name responded 'my name is death to traitors and freedom for Britain' (should be Vote Leaves new tag line)

    Terrorism will occur inside or outside the EU- Anders Brevik was in Norway for instance. But what this Mair guy and Brevik had in common were that they were both conspiracy nuts who were convinced that they're country was being controlled by an evil elite.

    It is no coincidence that the Out Campaign is supported by David Icke and Anerican Alex Jones. Vote Leave rightly know that they cannot compete on merit alone*- thus this 'establishment' fixation, which often blinds them to the fact that among their ranks are hedge fund managers, Senior cabinet politicians as well as Rupert Murdoch and other media barons.

    *[Ie Obamas Kenyan ancestry, the accusations that the IMF et al are all controlled by Cameron (who is simultaneously weak and useless) , that all the trade unions, businesses, academics etc are all supporting remain because in the words of Leaves Dominic Cummings 'well they would say that wouldn't they'. ]
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    (Original post by paul514)
    Completely agree the response on here shows how many emotional ****tards we have in the country
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    Yes, it's a wonder that people find empty rhetoric such as "believe in Britain" and "we're sick and tired of listening to experts" credible is beyond me.
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    Im Voting Leave because I want UK to have it's sovereignty back. I am also Voting Leave because I want UK to take back control of the £350 million paid to EU every week, take back control of our free trade laws, take back control of our borders and our tax funds.
    Clearly, the economy of this country is weakening. If we want good economy, more investments into our country, better quality of life for our families and children, then we should Vote Leave.
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    (Original post by Naveed-7)
    Im Voting Leave because I want UK to have it's sovereignty back. I am also Voting Leave because I want UK to take back control of the £350 million paid to EU every week, take back control of our free trade laws, take back control of our borders and our tax funds.
    Clearly, the economy of this country is weakening. If we want good economy, more investments into our country, better quality of life for our families and children, then we should Vote Leave.
    It's impossible to argue with such a rational and well thought out argument, so I won't even bother.
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    (Original post by 0to100)
    I mean I agree remainers will use this to their advantage, they're already doing it saying, "is this who represents Leavers?" Politics is a nasty game and politicians are nasty players, can't put nothing past those lot. It's a horrible thing to suggest because it could be true you know. People are used to benefit politics because it's all about money and power unfortunately.
    Too true. Cameron used his disabled son to promote the NHS and pretend he'd defend free healthcare for all when he wanted to do the opposite to it.
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    (Original post by SaucissonSecCy)
    Too true. Cameron used his disabled son to promote the NHS and pretend he'd defend free healthcare for all when he wanted to do the opposite to it.
    I mean his son already got everything, so he doesn't need it anymore right?
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    Was concerned leavers would start using Jo Cox's death in this way. They really have no empathy and respect.
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    (Original post by Naveed-7)
    Im Voting Leave because I want UK to have it's sovereignty back. I am also Voting Leave because I want UK to take back control of the £350 million paid to EU every week, take back control of our free trade laws, take back control of our borders and our tax funds.
    Clearly, the economy of this country is weakening. If we want good economy, more investments into our country, better quality of life for our families and children, then we should Vote Leave.
    Are you brexiters still going on about that £350 million?

    When will you guys stop with the scaremongering?
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    (Original post by paul514)
    No I'm the man who does have one


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    hahahaha how sad
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    Does Naveed just copy and paste ****? :lol:
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    (Original post by Craig1998)
    Was concerned leavers would start using Jo Cox's death in this way. They really have no empathy and respect.
    Err, remain can't 'use it' that's the whole point...a psychopath killed who wanted to leave and thought remain were traitors. There is only one side that possibly could 'use that', however subtly. As I say though don't get me wrong, I'm philosophical now because I am now quite concerned a short term result one way may be used to support something else more permanent and intractable down the line. I am careful about what I wish for and maybe remainers should be also.
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    (Original post by SaucissonSecCy)
    Err, remain can't 'use it' that's the whole point...a psychopath killed who wanted to leave and thought remain were traitors. There is only one side that possibly could 'use that', however subtly. As I say though don't get me wrong, I'm philosophical now because I am now quite concerned a short term result one way may be used to support something else more permanent and intractable down the line. I am careful about what I wish for and maybe remainers should be also.
    You implied this murder was remains doing or a set up. You've lost all credibility.

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    (Original post by saeed9755)
    hahahaha how sad
    Incredibly but not for the reason you are saying


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