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    Time to invade Iceland?

    They owe us money:

    BBC News - Iceland holds referendum on Icesave repayment plan

    I don't reckon we'll ever see a penny of it.

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    A fair chunk of it is owed to Kent County Council... I'm not employed by KCC, but I do pay my council tax to them

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    Quote Originally Posted by tech_guy View Post
    I don't reckon we'll ever see a penny of it.
    and ?

    The govt. have already paid out for the UK icesave savers.

    Are you, or do you expect to experience a material loss in living standards, because an
    agreement on repayment hasn't been reached ?

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    There's no evidence to suggest that they have enough oil to warrant invasion.

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    Controversial eejit!

    @torledo: How do you expect government to now get this money back? The money had to come from somewhere, and, as far as I'm aware it was not all of the money paid back to savers...

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    Quote Originally Posted by eejit View Post
    There's no evidence to suggest that they have enough oil to warrant invasion.
    You made me laugh out loud.

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    Quote Originally Posted by elsiegee40 View Post
    A fair chunk of it is owed to Kent County Council... I'm not employed by KCC, but I do pay my council tax to them
    I was employed by them and still live in Kent.

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    [REALITY CHECK]

    My post was tongue in cheek, just in case you didn't realise.

    [/REALITY CHECK]

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    Thanks, I was just about to write you an angry letter but you've saved me the trouble

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    If anyone does invade Iceland - can you pick me up a bag of frozen peas? I'm out...

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    Quote Originally Posted by korifugi View Post
    If anyone does invade Iceland - can you pick me up a bag of frozen peas? I'm out...
    I feel that this card should be mentioned at this point.

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    I have to do this...I will state ahead of time, NOT work safe, but funny. Mild swearing. Well, depends on your viewpoint.

    http://www.sniffpetrol.com/wp-conten...padiceland.jpg

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