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by appleton
Fri Jun 09, 2017 5:23 pm
Forum: Introduce yourself!
Topic: Knowledgebin enters...
Replies: 1
Views: 9907

Re: Knowledgebin enters...

Welcome to the forum Knowledgebin. Look forward to debating with you! :)
by appleton
Sun Jun 04, 2017 4:46 pm
Forum: News/Current Affairs
Topic: London Bridge terror attack
Replies: 1
Views: 997

London Bridge terror attack

Having finally got my iPhone to turn on yesterday. I was alerted to the all too familiar notifications of a terror attack, in Europe again, this time in my home city.. again. My thoughts are with the dead and injured following this atrocious attack. It's boggles the mind what would inspire people to...
by appleton
Tue May 30, 2017 6:31 pm
Forum: Political Conversation & Debate
Topic: OFFICIAL: UK General Election 2017 debate
Replies: 1
Views: 3114

OFFICIAL: UK General Election 2017 debate

The political landscape has been shook up as Theresa May u-turned on a promise. The conservatives are were very far ahead in the polls, however that gap has significantly narrowed. Mrs May announced that she chaired a meeting of the cabinet where they agreed the government should hold a general elec...
by appleton
Wed Jan 11, 2017 5:04 pm
Forum: Political Conversation & Debate
Topic: Russian Big Brother Spies Upon Every Ukrainian
Replies: 1
Views: 2835

Re: Russian Big Brother Spies Upon Every Ukrainian

Very detailed. Is this information first hand? From yourself? From what I understand (I'm no expert in this field). There are 3 mobile companies and for 20 years since the advent of mobile communications in Ukraine, all of these have been subject to Russian interference? Just a wild theory, but do y...
by appleton
Wed Jan 11, 2017 2:41 pm
Forum: American & Caribbean Politics
Topic: Russian dossier on Donald Trump
Replies: 0
Views: 2436

Russian dossier on Donald Trump

The latest saga in the Donald Trump/Russia spy scandal. Russia is now alleged to have compromising intelligence on Trump. https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2017/jan/10/fbi-chief-given-dossier-by-john-mccain-alleging-secret-trump-russia-contacts http://www.independent.co.uk/news/world/americas/dona...
by appleton
Wed Jun 15, 2016 11:14 am
Forum: European Politics
Topic: Brexit
Replies: 0
Views: 3687

Brexit

Well, 9 days till we vote on whether Britain should remain in the EU. So, we need to have a thread on it :smile: Me personally, a remainer. Let's get some debate going on our viewpoints. I personally feel that leaving a union that we can shape, especially in an increasingly interdependent, interdepe...
by appleton
Wed Jun 08, 2016 7:14 pm
Forum: Forum Annoucements
Topic: Spam clean up and future plans
Replies: 0
Views: 2924

Spam clean up and future plans

Members, It's been a long time. I will update the community on my personal status in a separate topic. For now, this is just a message to inform all that improvements are going to be made. Introduced gradually. Plans are as follows: 1.) Removal of spam and introduce anti-spam measures on registratio...
by appleton
Sun Dec 07, 2014 2:09 am
Forum: Jokes
Topic: An Economist walks into a bar...
Replies: 6
Views: 12068

RE: An Economist walks into a bar...

HAHA, Econs would look to drink at home. Cheapest way!

Dirk, Are you an Economist?? I'm studying Politics, Philosophy and Economics :)
by appleton
Sun Dec 07, 2014 2:04 am
Forum: The Watercooler
Topic: What is your favorite PC game?
Replies: 2
Views: 4245

RE: What is your favorite PC game?

1.) F12014 (or any F1 series! F1 Fan)
2.) Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3
3.) GTA series
4.) Train Simulator 2015 (I'm a geek!)
5.) LA Noire
by appleton
Tue Dec 17, 2013 1:41 am
Forum: European Politics
Topic: New EU members
Replies: 45
Views: 33690

RE: New EU members

I wonder how many of us think the US is still a very special ally of the UK after Mr. Edward Snowden's leaks. Of course I talk of the below.... http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/spying-on-innocent-british-citizens-by-us-intelligence-was-allowed-by-tony-blairs-government--and-still-goes-o...