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Unread 24-11-2018, 12:46 PM
windy waffles
 
Unhappy Paris on lockdown

Protestors protesting against fuel price rises. Whole of the centre on lockdown as police try to stop them reaching the presidential palace. Tear gas and cannons used and one man arrested after having an explosive device.

My wife is over there and was evacuated from the metro. Feel sick.
 
Unread 24-11-2018, 12:52 PM
armchair
 
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that's a very elaborate excuse
 
Unread 24-11-2018, 12:58 PM
stmfh
 
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Originally Posted by armchair
that's a very elaborate excuse
Bully. Reported.
 
Unread 24-11-2018, 01:00 PM
Sparky***
 
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You have to hand it to the French, they do know how to protest.
 
Unread 24-11-2018, 01:09 PM
waynes ear's
 
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Havent they been at it for about a week?
 
Unread 24-11-2018, 01:15 PM
Albert Tatlock
 
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Havent they been at it for about a week?
They tried to start that shit in Belgium. Some of Wallonia joined in. In Flanders just old them to f*** off.

In France, when a leader or the government is seen to be elitist, arrogant and out of touch with the common people, they protest and let them know how they feel.

In parts of England when leaders or the government is seen to be elitist, arrogant and out of touch with the common people, they revere them, touch their forelocks and consider themselves grateful that such obviously superior beings would spare the time to rule over them.

Last edited by Albert Tatlock; 24-11-2018 at 01:26 PM.
 
Unread 24-11-2018, 01:24 PM
Knockers
 
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Unread 24-11-2018, 01:32 PM
Sapien
 
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Have they not been watching the price of crude recently?
 
Unread 24-11-2018, 01:36 PM
Fat Al
 
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Have they not been watching the price of crude recently?
This isn't related to the price of crude.

It's the Govt increasing fuel prices, regardless of the cost of crude.
 
Unread 24-11-2018, 01:40 PM
Sapien
 
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This isn't related to the price of crude.

It's the Govt increasing fuel prices, regardless of the cost of crude.
Oh.
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