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Red-Rag Msm Stories For 9Th April 2012

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When a government gets into trouble it can divert attention by floating a string of controversial news stories. Judging by the rate at which these stories are coming through, the government must know it is in very serious trouble indeed. Here are two of this morning's red-rags:

'Green Tax' For Eco-Friendly Renovations

http://news.sky.com/home/politics/article/16205139

Bank Holidays Holding Back UK Recovery

http://news.sky.com/home/video/business-news/video/16205162

Well, here's some news for TPTB: We can see through your tactics and time for you is running out fast.

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Well, here's some news for TPTB: We can see through your tactics and time for you is running out fast.

What's the alternative though?

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When a government gets into trouble it can divert attention by floating a string of controversial news stories. Judging by the rate at which these stories are coming through, the government must know it is in very serious trouble indeed.

Well, here's some news for TPTB: We can see through your tactics and time for you is running out fast.

Sure it''s not just a slow news day + hacks taking the long weekend off?

These sound like the kinds of stories you can put on the shelf and wheel out when you need to fill a news paper..

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What's the alternative though?

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Stop talking in ASCII! I can do Baudot if you like! :lol::blink:

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Stop talking in ASCII! I can do Baudot if you like! :lol::blink:

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When a government gets into trouble it can divert attention by floating a string of controversial news stories. Judging by the rate at which these stories are coming through, the government must know it is in very serious trouble indeed. Here are two of this morning's red-rags:

'Green Tax' For Eco-Friendly Renovations

http://news.sky.com/home/politics/article/16205139

Bank Holidays Holding Back UK Recovery

http://news.sky.com/home/video/business-news/video/16205162

Well, here's some news for TPTB: We can see through your tactics and time for you is running out fast.

People have got to have something to fume about on a wet bank Holiday Monday

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is base 64 for "Oh I'm sorry sir, I am anaspeptic, phrasmotic, even compunctuous to have caused you such periconbobulations".

Fans of Blackadder The Third will understand. ;)

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b2ggaSdtIHNvcnJ5IHNpciwgaSBhbSBhbmFzcGVwdGljLCBwaHJhc21vdGljLCBldmVuIGNvbXB1bmN0dW91cyB0byBoYXZlIGNhdXNlZCB5b3Ugc3VjaCBwZXJpY29uYm9idWxhdGlvbnM=

is base 64 for "Oh I'm sorry sir, I am anaspeptic, phrasmotic, even compunctuous to have caused you such periconbobulations".

Fans of Blackadder The Third will understand. ;)

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