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PostPosted: Wed Jul 17, 2019 3:00 am 
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https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-490 ... um=ios_app

Lovely article gushing over Christine Lagarde by the local branch of Pravda.

What’s missing there? Her conviction for negligence in office with a corrupt businessman perhaps?

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PostPosted: Wed Jul 17, 2019 3:18 am 
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EUBanana wrote:
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-49009226?utm_source=share&utm_medium=ios_app

Lovely article gushing over Christine Lagarde by the local branch of Pravda.

What’s missing there? Her conviction for negligence in office with a corrupt businessman perhaps?

Was she connected to Jeffrey Epstein?

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 Post subject: Re: Bias by omission
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nero wrote:
Was she connected to Jeffrey Epstein?


Relevance?

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EUBanana wrote:
nero wrote:
Was she connected to Jeffrey Epstein?


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Jeffrey Epstein has multiple odd connections. I am curious would this be one of those. :roll:

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The guy she was convicted of at the very least turning a blind eye to the activities of was a French businessman, Bernard something.

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EUBanana wrote:
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-49009226?utm_source=share&utm_medium=ios_app

Lovely article gushing over Christine Lagarde by the local branch of Pravda.

What’s missing there? Her conviction for negligence in office with a corrupt businessman perhaps?

Even the French medias, which are so proud that a French woman be nominated at the head of the ECB, mention that she had some problems with justice. Just a coincidence, but currently a part of the affair is judged in a court. It is not surprising that when she was judged by a special court, she was really not condemned, as she is a member of the elite. That works like that in France.


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... Philip Hammond plans to quit if Johnson becomes PM ...


I assume this is good ?? Who's this Hammond critter ? Never heard of 'er ... :D

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... Philip Hammond plans to quit if Johnson becomes PM ...


I assume this is good ?? Who's this Hammond critter ? Never heard of 'er ... :D

He's the Chancellor of the Exchequer and is opposed to a no-deal Brexit.

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... Philip Hammond plans to quit if Johnson becomes PM ...


I assume this is good ?? Who's this Hammond critter ? Never heard of 'er ... :D

Philip "Laocoön" Hammond is warning now.

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"Beware of the Yanks and their chlorinated chicken". ;)

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nero wrote:
"Beware of the Yanks and their chlorinated chicken". ;)


We get unchlorinated horsemeat thanks to the EU, much better.

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