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    Re: Scotland Rejects Independence From Britain in a Close Vote

    Quote Originally Posted by PeteEU View Post
    I suspect there might be given more powers to the regions but saying that, not sure what else can be given to regions.
    Levying and collecting taxes?
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    Re: Scotland Rejects Independence From Britain in a Close Vote



    the union is preserved! Thank god.
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    Re: Scotland Rejects Independence From Britain in a Close Vote

    Quote Originally Posted by Jerry View Post
    What does this mean to America?
    Key ally remains united, economy didnt de-stablise which it easily could of with a yes vote as it would of sent shockwaves through Europe, large amount of nato's nuclear weapons can stay where they are...just to name a few
    ‘This is not peace, it is an armistice for 20 years.’ (Ferdinand Foch. After the Treaty of Versailles, 1919).

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    Re: Scotland Rejects Independence From Britain in a Close Vote

    Quote Originally Posted by Jerry View Post
    What does this mean to America?


    Not much really.

    We won't be having any similar votes in the USA anytime soon.

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    Re: Scotland Rejects Independence From Britain in a Close Vote

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    The inhabitants of that state would be wise to study what happened to the South in the U.S. Civil War.

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    Re: Scotland Rejects Independence From Britain in a Close Vote

    Quote Originally Posted by American View Post
    I'll bet all the cartographers are pissed.


    I hadn't really thought about that.

    This does knock them out of a good bit of work, eh? They won't get to redo all of the maps now.

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    Re: Scotland Rejects Independence From Britain in a Close Vote

    Quote Originally Posted by shrubnose View Post
    The inhabitants of that state would be wise to study what happened to the South in the U.S. Civil War.
    LOL Actually if it came to a second war between the states I think Texas will be pretty well off, they have the most number of people in the armed forces (other than California) and there is a very vibrant civilian gun culture over there...

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    Re: Scotland Rejects Independence From Britain in a Close Vote

    I just like that the song "Anarchy in the U.K." won't be suddenly obsolete like "Back in the USSR" is.


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    Re: Scotland Rejects Independence From Britain in a Close Vote

    Quote Originally Posted by PoS View Post
    LOL Actually if it came to a second war between the states I think Texas will be pretty well off, they have the most number of people in the armed forces (other than California) and
    there is a very vibrant civilian gun culture over there..
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    Plus, judging by some movies, they have a lot of crazy people with chainsaws.

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    Re: Scotland Rejects Independence From Britain in a Close Vote

    How is a 10-point gap a "close vote"?

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