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[130.Pz]W.Fuchs

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#31 12 years ago

Let the Iron Lady return and pick up her sword again! Fight for that old rock! Why don't they both just leave that rock/grass isle and make it Bird Land! Free the birds!




Von Mudra

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#32 12 years ago

I'm going to go ahead and ignore that for another day.

And jumjum, your quite right on the whole distance issue, however, the problem is, and what I didn't know, is that the islands were not inhabited by Argentinians at all, and still represent a very SMALL percentage of the populace. The populace has voted to stay british, and I must say, I go with what they ask for.




Tanked

Dread pwns me!

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#33 12 years ago

Von Mudra;4289638I'm going to go ahead and ignore that for another day.

And jumjum, your quite right on the whole distance issue, however, the problem is, and what I didn't know, is that the islands were not inhabited by Argentinians at all, and still represent a very SMALL percentage of the populace. The populace has voted to stay british, and I must say, I go with what they ask for.

I wasn't aware of any Argentinians or people of Argentinian descent currently living on the Falkland islands but a quick trip to Wikipedia shows that Argentinians make up 1% of the island's population:

Origins of Falkland Islanders - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia




jumjum

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#34 12 years ago

Lobo;4289600I know it's not good I slip into seriousness but...

Palestinians want to be palestinians

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Some noble souls spend their time lighting candles, while the small of heart merely curse the darkness. And then some loons go looking for the powder magazine by the light of a pitch-pine torch.