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Message 1386888 - Posted: 2 Jul 2013, 21:13:18 UTC

Looking a bit dodgy out there ....

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Message 1387201 - Posted: 3 Jul 2013, 15:34:08 UTC

Yes, and the economy with it. The tourist industry has nearly gone away.


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Message 1387210 - Posted: 3 Jul 2013, 16:03:30 UTC

Hustlin'Hussein is Taking Care of IT ALL with HIS BlackBarry or do HE use an EYEphony now?

Back in Da 50s Ike seemed Incompetent on Da World Stage, but HE was Kickin' Butt Behind Da Scenes.

Gots Ta Be what Hustlin'HusseinHealthCaresNot is A Doin'.

The Peace Prizer is A Pistol.

Bound For IT IT.




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Message 1387218 - Posted: 3 Jul 2013, 16:12:39 UTC

Sorry for the static John, CB radio is like this. Yep it's not looking good out there at the moment. If it's not one Middle Eastern country having a punch up, it's another one. Perhaps we should nuke the lot and start again.

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Message 1387222 - Posted: 3 Jul 2013, 16:22:20 UTC - in response to Message 1387218.

Sorry for the static John, CB radio is like this. Yep it's not looking good out there at the moment. If it's not one Middle Eastern country having a punch up, it's another one. Perhaps we should nuke the lot and start again.

Well, you boys did draw the lines in the sand, I suppose you know what is best ...

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Message 1387235 - Posted: 3 Jul 2013, 16:33:29 UTC

Doesn't seem like anyone does Gary ....

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Message 1387311 - Posted: 3 Jul 2013, 18:40:40 UTC - in response to Message 1387235.


Supporters of Egyptian president say military coup is underway


Morsi, was elected. He will not go quietly.

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Message 1387320 - Posted: 3 Jul 2013, 19:00:05 UTC

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Message 1387344 - Posted: 3 Jul 2013, 19:27:49 UTC

Just heard from a colleague who was due in Egypt tomorrow - we will be seeing him in the office instead as his travel insurance was cancelled, as were his tickets and the meeting he was due to have tomorrow. All at the request of host hosts within the Egyptian Government who aren't quite sure they will have jobs by time his meeting was due tomorrow. (They were paying for his visit and had arranged it all)


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Message 1387377 - Posted: 3 Jul 2013, 20:08:59 UTC

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Message 1387390 - Posted: 3 Jul 2013, 20:34:10 UTC
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Killed stone dead any ideas that Egypt might be a democracy then.
Any way, best we keep out of it, plenty of extremists over there happy to turn
on any country trying to stick it's nose in.


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belong to a formal team so "fly their own kites" - as the saying goes.

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Message 1387410 - Posted: 3 Jul 2013, 21:03:43 UTC

The people my colleague was going to see aren't in jobs any more so their call on cancelling the meeting was a "good call". It certainly brings the severity of the Egyptian socio-political situation home when it affects ones work in the UK.


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Message 1387429 - Posted: 3 Jul 2013, 21:49:00 UTC

Egypt wasn't that peaceful under Nasser I recall ....

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Message 1387530 - Posted: 4 Jul 2013, 7:13:01 UTC

I think that the Army stepped up to the plate this time to head off more unrest. If whats his face had had a real hand on the militray to start with they would have tried to crush any protests.

My prediction is another election of someone who will give the people what they want. Not lips service like whats his face did.


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Message 1387557 - Posted: 4 Jul 2013, 8:34:08 UTC - in response to Message 1387218.

Sorry for the static John, CB radio is like this. Yep it's not looking good out there at the moment. If it's not one Middle Eastern country having a punch up, it's another one. Perhaps we should nuke the lot and start again.



Wow, this is one post I just gotta cut & keep. Didn't I mention something like a short time ago only for you to......

Well well well, whatever next?

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Message 1387682 - Posted: 4 Jul 2013, 16:06:33 UTC

New Egypt leader

Be my guest.

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Perhaps we should nuke the lot and start again.

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The difference is I was obviously making a tongue in cheek comment, whereas you seriously meant it.

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Message 1387687 - Posted: 4 Jul 2013, 16:25:05 UTC - in response to Message 1387682.


The difference is I was obviously making a tongue in cheek comment, whereas you seriously meant it.



For someone who publicly claimed they knew me, seems to know me not all. Nukes will never be the answer to problems. Also comments you make are tongue in cheek yet my cheeky comments are too sirius for you? My oh my.

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Message 1387689 - Posted: 4 Jul 2013, 16:27:04 UTC

Nukes will never be the answer to problems

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Message 1387741 - Posted: 4 Jul 2013, 18:13:55 UTC - in response to Message 1387689.

Nukes will never be the answer to problems

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Chris S wrote:
Perhaps we should nuke the lot and start again.

okay

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Message 1387767 - Posted: 4 Jul 2013, 19:02:23 UTC

It was a tongue in cheek comment which Sirius picked up on Gary, don't encourage him!

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