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    Just heard this on the news... the UK Government has given Ireland the £21.2bn required to keep the economy afloat by buying back key parts of the country that were important to Britain prior to 1923's independence. The full list has not yet been decided, but what do you think of this? Should we really be bailing out Irish banks by actually purchasing parts of their country?
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    For what possible reason would two countries on the same time zone be conducting business at 4am?
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    Complicated negotiations. Bear in mind the Irish government only released those disastrous figures about 18 hours ago, I think.
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    For what possible reason would two countries on the same time zone be conducting business at 4am?
    Well people have asked how Cameron Sleeps at night. Maybe he doesn't?
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    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-northern-ireland-12912358

    it doesn't say anything about bailing them out ? yet?
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    April fools?
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    What? Where did you get this information about England buying parts of Ireland?

    edit - ok yeah April fools - my national pride was rearing its head then and it wasnt happy
 
 
 
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