Tag Archives: UKIP

Trust me kippers, skipping stones eventually sink after n+1 bounces

Most sane people would agree that in the last couple of months after Britain’s EU referendum a good 90% of all economic indicators for the UK economy have been pretty abysmal. And this is before Article 50 of the Lisbon … Continue reading

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Brexit means Brexit whatever that means

This week I have mainly had fun trolling dimwitted Roger Helmer MEP on his WordPress blog where he entertains simple minded kippers with his almost daily post referendum debriefs. The problem I have with Roger’s exercises in selective perception is … Continue reading

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‘Remain’ can’t advance a single quantifiable, economic reason for staying in the EU: Really?

Today on father’s day the best gift of all was seeing all my children posting powerful pro Remain stories on Facebook. I am glad we brought them up to be be warmhearted Europeans rather than little Englanders.  I will just … Continue reading

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The irony of UKIP’s perverse ‘points system’

With just days left till the dreaded EU referendum this blog post is penned, with some trepidation, to counter the ugly anti immigration tide the VOTE.LEAVE  side is taking the public debate. I will be skating on thin ice and risk being called … Continue reading

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Brexit Brits just don’t realise who is screwing them, so EU is the easy scapegoat

It always amazes me when brexit shouters have a go at the EU for their common agricultural and fishing policies. Don’t they realise Britain is a ‘Services Economy’ ? Don’t they realise successive UK governments have steered not only the … Continue reading

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The inherent dishonesty of Brexit shouters

When you have a habit of trawling the #brexit hashtag on Twitter you invariably come across a number of very dubious claims about the supposedly ‘dwindling’ size of the EU economy juxtaposed with the amazing economic prowess of the UK economy.We’re … Continue reading

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Is one size fits all the only way to imagining UK in a Eurozone?

    When Europhobes  like Mark Conway post comments like ‘one size can’t fit all’ what they really fall for is a myth propagated by inept politicians that a nation has to have control of its own currency as some … Continue reading

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Dr. Ruth Lea Econ barks up the wrong tree again and again and again (X12)

It’s that time of the month again that the Office of National Statistics (ONS) publishes their monthly trade figures. The February 6th figures are of extra interest as for the first time in a year we not only have the … Continue reading

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This EU porridge is just right for me.

This is a rather long reply I posted on UKIPS Roger Helmer’s blog just now, which I thought I’d share with you. You can read Roger’s original post and replies here: My initial response to Roger was: So basically only … Continue reading

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Where’s the outsider advantage ?

Today I was asked by a fellow UKtoStay Campaign Volunteer Dario Mazzola to have a look at a widely circulated Tory #brexit whitepaper. The ‘Where’s the insider advantage’ Civitas pamphlet is often quoted by Euro sceptics that want to appear … Continue reading

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