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Noel Gallagher on Brexit: “The people voted. That’s democracy. F**king get over it”

  • By: Timon Dias
  • The people’s champs mincing as many words and giving as many fucks as ever. Be it on Islamic terrorism or Brexit, this boi has your back.

    His brother, by the way, is quite opinionated on the matter of tea, and his treatise on the subject is being compared by many contemporary scholars to Plato’s Apology. Ignore at your own peril.

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    British businesses “quietly sorry” economy didn’t take a hit, because it emboldens the no-deal Brexiteers

  • By: Vincent van den Born
  • So, basically, the economists who predicted mayhem are disappointed that it didn’t happen as it obstructs their political ideals, now predict a “slow strangling of the economy” that they seem to find objectionable, because it will not help them stop, or reverse, Brexit.
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    The EP again warns against a “populist revolution”, calls for European Peace and pledges stuff no one cares about

  • By: Vincent van den Born
  • “What we want is to reestablish trust, like in an insurance system. Everyone chips in. In the event of a crisis that they cannot cope with alone, everyone receives aid.” Well, let’s just quote the great poet Lady Gaga: “Trust is like a mirror, you can fix it if it’s broken, but you can still see the crack in that motherfucker’s reflection.”
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    Sexual Harassment in EP: “Trading sexual favors for legislative ones”, 57 cases reported to Politico, 50 in Notebook

  • By: Vincent van den Born
  • Allegations made to Playbook include EU work contracts offered in exchange for sex, young women being sent to bars and dinners to trade sexual favors for legislative ones, a staffer asked to book prostitutes for their MEP boss, women bailed up in toilets at work functions, and men bullied, then sent on paid leave.
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    Recap! How did the EU, if at all, respond to the Catalonian Referendum?

  • By: Vincent van den Born
  • During his opening speech for European Parliament, First Vice-President of the European Commission, “Frans Timmermans, repeated this point:”Respect for the rule of law is not optional: it is fundamental. If the law does not give you what you want, you can oppose the law, you can work to change the law, but you cannot ignore the law.”
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    EP’s chief Brexit-negotiator Guy Verhofstadt on Catalonia: “reform Spain into a federal state in a federal Europe”

  • By: Timon Dias
  • Oh Guy you. Everyone’s favourite Federal villain has just decided to double down and outdo EU VP Frans Timmermans in his response to Spain’s use of disproportionate federal state violence against a peaceful and democratic Catalonian referendum. The Federal high priest’s solution is simply to “reform Spain into a federal state in a federal Europe.”
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    EU’s First VP Frans Timmermans on Catalonia: “Maintaining Rule of Law sometimes requires Proportional use of Force”

  • By: Timon Dias
  • “It is, of course, a duty for any government to uphold the rule of law, and this sometimes does require the proportionate use of force. We understand people wanted to express their views. Freedom of expression is a fundamental right for all European citizens, and thus for all Spanish citizens. But one opinion is not more valuable than another opinion, only because it is expressed more loudly.”
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    Watch! Nigel Farage scolds Juncker over Catalonia and Member State plans for an EU Military Police Force

  • By: Timon Dias
  • The EU’s response to the use of Spanish state violence against an peaceful democratic initiative in Catalonia has varied from calling the referendum a “coup against the EU” and calling the police actions a “legal” means of solving an internal matter, to utter silence. And as one has some to suspect, Farage was having none of it.
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