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    Re: Baroness Thatcher dies, age 87

    Quote Originally Posted by TheDemSocialist View Post
    People dont vote for Prime Minister...
    That's right, you people vote for party which installs it's leader. Same answer to you then, the people kept voting in the party knowing she was leader and would remain PM.

    Can the games. Your position wasn't popular with your countrymen then as it isn't now.

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    Re: Baroness Thatcher dies, age 87 [W:113]

    Quote Originally Posted by TurtleDude View Post
    Sort of like Nixon
    Yeh exactly, some people benefited greatly from her time in office and other people suffered.

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    Re: Baroness Thatcher dies, age 87 [W:113]

    Quote Originally Posted by Higgins86 View Post
    Yeh exactly, some people benefited greatly from her time in office and other people suffered.
    hopefully the meritorious benefited while the sloths and slackers did not



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    Re: Baroness Thatcher dies, age 87

    Quote Originally Posted by Grant View Post
    Shouldn't you be sharing your own opinion here and base it on some facts?
    Shouldn't you be out asking people for change?
    Don't work out, work in.

    Never eat anything that's served in a bucket.

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    Re: Baroness Thatcher dies, age 87 [W:113]

    Quote Originally Posted by TurtleDude View Post
    hopefully the meritorious benefited while the sloths and slackers did not
    The reverse was true.
    Don't work out, work in.

    Never eat anything that's served in a bucket.

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    Re: Baroness Thatcher dies, age 87

    Quote Originally Posted by Andalublue View Post
    There is no value in being tough just for the sake of being tough. What is important is what you are tough about. You're probably too young and too distant to know what she did and to whom.
    And you're probably too biased, so what?
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    "Fly-over" country voted, and The Donald is now POTUS.

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    Re: Baroness Thatcher dies, age 87

    Quote Originally Posted by TheDemSocialist View Post
    People dont vote for Prime Minister...
    I understand how the Parliamentary system works, and the people voted for her. Yes or no??

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    Re: Baroness Thatcher dies, age 87

    Quote Originally Posted by Grant View Post
    I understand how the Parliamentary system works, and the people voted for her. Yes or no??
    no... they voted for a party


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    Re: Baroness Thatcher dies, age 87 [W:113]

    Quote Originally Posted by Higgins86 View Post
    Which is understandable, I myself am a fan of her foreign policy record. However domestically she ruined peoples lifes and decimated whole regions, like I said very polarising .
    They were done before she came to power.

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    Re: Baroness Thatcher dies, age 87

    Quote Originally Posted by TheDemSocialist View Post
    no... they voted for a party
    So no one voted for Margaret Thatcher?

    Fascinating.

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