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    Poly Toynbee is another interesting case. She went to the highly regarded Badminton Girls school in Bristol but had to leave after failing her eleven plus. She passed one A level but then somehow mysteriously got a scholarship to study History at Oxford...
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    Our Elections are a lot more simpler. The Election is Called, One Month of Campaigning then the Vote and its over. In America, it is Months and Months of Primaries to see who gets the Nomination. Then Months and Months of Campaigning and then the Vote...
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    Are you suggesting that we should not educate the majority of the population, but only those rich enough to pay? But then we'd end up as a third world country, like Indonesia. Oh...
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    Interest quote from a newspaper here: "Britain faces shortages of fuel, food and medicine, a three-month meltdown at its ports, a hard border with Ireland and rising costs in social care in the event of a no-deal Brexit, according to an unprecedented leak...
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    The function of schools should be to educate people, give them a decent standard of literacy and numeracy, equip them for life, and encourage the sense of adventure and curiosity that makes us human. My comprehensive school was good at doing that, both for...
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    I am wondering what the aim of private schools actually are. They seem to be a lot about networking and giving ones children an inordinate advantage. The children of the rich could compete with everyone else in grammar schools. Even when well to do...
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    bill jarvis replied to the thread Good luck, Dordie in Talk & Chat
    Why have you capitalised so many words in your post?
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    Like so many things in life, the more you pay the better they are.
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    Including drugs, prostitutes, weapons of mass destruction or buying political influence? What they are spending their money on is disadvantaging other people. No child deserves a better education than anyone else and education is now considered a human...
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    How many examples of this can you give? There have been a few famous cases of hapless lottery winners but most working class people don't have access to millions of pounds. However there are many examples of rich people losing money, spending it on...
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    TheDruid 3X3 replied to the thread Good luck, Dordie in Talk & Chat
    So Dordie will be seeing Very Bright Images from now on. Does that means Dordie will be Overly Sensitive to Light from now on? Glad to have seen Dordie Posting on this Thread showing that he can at least See making the Operation something of a Success....
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    Big Fire In Bangladesh! More People Killed than in Grenville Tower! Picture of it all reminded me of Paintings of the 1666 London Great Fire.
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    Anne Widdicombe went to a preparatory school in Bath. She failed her eleven plus and then she took two degrees one funded by the public and the other by her family and got a third in both yet she made millions as a politician in a safe Tory seat. Give...
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    TheDruid 3X3 replied to the thread Hess's Plane? in Talk & Chat
    Read through the Story a bit more thoroughly and found that the Plane had Crashed with Hess managing to emerged still Alive: Are any pieces of the Plane preserved in a Museum somewhere? 3X3
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    TheDruid 3X3 posted a new thread Hess's Plane? in Talk & Chat
    Hey! What ever happened to the Plane that Rudolf Hess few over to England in 1941? According Hess's Wikipedia Listing, it was a Messerschmitt Bf 110:
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    Do they entrench privilege and inequality. Or are they a social good?
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    Britain will still be in Europe, so thatís ok. Itís the EU weíre leaving.
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    I like your New Avatar.

    England and France have been at Peace and been Allies since WW1 so it is nice to see you displaying that.

  2. KiNoRonin -
    Red Flags is used in the Military to signify that the Firing Range is Active and there is Danger.

    Are you in Danger of being Fired At?!
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    What is with the Red Flag Avatar?
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    Thankyou! I'm obviously too old to either understand or appreciate!!
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    Can you please tell me why there is a thread called Misty15 in The Pit? Not very pleaded!!
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