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I tweet, blog and take pictures. I love economics, politics and running badly. I need a more balanced life I suspect.

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My favourite story today Because the lockdown is so unpopular with local businesses the Welsh government is going… https://t.co/2vvRKZGITzHahaha https://t.co/HEtrh8fMbqBeen saying for months - ignore the polls - they are nonsense - suddenly people are focusing - and half of these wi… https://t.co/PcfVplKz1U @MrMBrown I lean left on economics and right on culture I attended enough idiotic demos when younger I actually… https://t.co/IvJto8wVznOne suspects that Queen Nicola is about to get a lot lot less popular as people realise that there is no way out ex… https://t.co/iCzUfLoevh @MrMBrown Ah that is being fair Michael "I will not support a local lockdown because of the damage to our busines… https://t.co/z4lWJxMvlUAndy Burnham did his job - he fought for his area - he also made a complete mockery of the Labour party's position… https://t.co/3CbLMlUJNU @IncMonocle It got crossed years back - the Democrats and their supporters have long since given up any right to moral superiority @_Be_free_i_be @Eyecatcher_Pro I would eat thereI love this Still you wait until the reality of the end of transition bites - you are going to see a wall of peop… https://t.co/OAIZScoAra @TFL1728 Economically when taken at the aggregate level - but the fishing communities in all countries are politica… https://t.co/ncrStygtfQYour Pro EU - this makes this entire argument intellectually bankrupt But beyond that - that is what governments… https://t.co/HM5hqkt9rUA proper journalist - without fear or favour https://t.co/PyxeQLwFOdYou think there is a panic now - wait until any vaccine comes out and some people die who have had it - kiss goodby… https://t.co/Mq0Tr0oyxtProbably wise to have a designated survivor when you consider the amount of explosives many in their party have han… https://t.co/clWQEw6PQJEveryone remember the accolades from the media and "experts"? https://t.co/elmiHfy01g60% chance we run out of time for any deal due to the EU's inability to move on fishReality is starting to bite everywhere - stay the course Boris https://t.co/7qFaIYQwJ3Horrible xenophobic UK https://t.co/cVM2jo2OnE @JetJaguar16 @JusDisBoy @finnyofthenorth @danielmgmoylan Sorry mate you have misread my original tweet or any of th… https://t.co/p2Mq3b9yEPRussia has rocked up - where is the rest of the EU? Where is Germany? https://t.co/fOYnkqs4JGPredictions: Trump will win https://t.co/XSmcScQApT The EU will be arguing over the C19 by summer 2021 (Easter l… https://t.co/JqN2TnToNVWhen people get hit by the economic reality - they will look to blame politicians - then they will blame all of the… https://t.co/gYJ4ymFtmL @sleuthsome @paulrey99 @creative_devon Nope we never going bankrupt - that was a fallacy pushed by Osborne et al -… https://t.co/0fnsoO2yTZ @RobertRees_ I think this is a very good description We are back to journalists and others shouting hyperbole T… https://t.co/qFbtVT0Ay0Covid19 has just accelerated existing trends - technology and home delivery through the roof - people won't go back… https://t.co/KHmyieJOEi @paulrey99 @creative_devon Naw We have our own currency If you said that about the Eurozone I would 100% agree… https://t.co/HhIqWMgobAAll very dramatic. I think we have all seen that narratives are lasting about 2.5 minutes as events rip along. https://t.co/XDVPD9wPnN"Just lockdown early!" Yeah I did say that scientists screaming this were mainly political activist.Well Water company I have tried my best - I have spoken to you multiple times and explained you have already given… https://t.co/dAMW5HAzEB @gjb70 @thinkdefence Guess that is why you need to refit https://t.co/xrNSZ2QzA2Politicians have used the spending of public money to burnish their images forever - I remember George Osborne in h… https://t.co/W3XtvePS5tI know nothing about the politics of Amy Coney Barrett nor am I invested in the makeup of the US Supreme court but… https://t.co/JLJq35V3RFApparently Covid19 doesn't just strike "populists" Who knew https://t.co/GJSdoZiGvP @danieljohnsalt Brexit may work out well or badly for the UK: it’s in our democratic hands. But it is an unmitigate… https://t.co/QMkYVZ1xpT
Retweeted by Dan Salt @YCDIN1 There is nothing to it - 50% is just moaning The last 50% is written by someone who is a pollster Again… https://t.co/KOSHXucvqoI am actually embarrassed that Carnegie posted this https://t.co/9yBap7VodOYawn https://t.co/d61aUHjDOJI expect relations to worsen over the next 4 years as the Eurozone staggers through crisis after crisis - the FTA w… https://t.co/wLPDN2GJF5If they had worked hard at the beginning they could have got something similar to EFTA - kept us semi inside the ho… https://t.co/uQdjA2dNSfBrexit is a nightmare for the EU and they have screwed it completely - they listened to Blair etc - they thought th… https://t.co/P99SNaEBG4 @JetJaguar16 @finnyofthenorth @danielmgmoylan So you are quite correct - the EC doesn't impose EU law on the MS - t… https://t.co/412wY4imZa @JetJaguar16 @finnyofthenorth @danielmgmoylan Governments can blame the EC - the EC can point to the EP - yet no on… https://t.co/Wz29ZPVmck @JetJaguar16 @finnyofthenorth @danielmgmoylan They are taken behind closed doors without public discussion and then… https://t.co/EVbas0r87U @JetJaguar16 @finnyofthenorth @danielmgmoylan You are correct. People misunderstand why the EU is undemocratic -… https://t.co/2ksCqtHyfNI remember EU politicians and think tanks patting themselves on their backs and "Ah look we are so superior to the… https://t.co/DIOwCKZKk8 @thephilippics @GoodwinMJ Well done mate @douglasbulloch @markbishopuk Not missing much Another member of the expert class who has given up any pretense o… https://t.co/mDbThyr0SR @Sapere_vivere @ManufacturingUK One suspects that many of these are going to struggle moving forward - the tide is… https://t.co/VZ4D2BBRVE @Eyecatcher_Pro @Petercookwahook It is a continuation of the same privilege that cropped up 4 years ago - a sense t… https://t.co/96LL1XtbLk @Sapere_vivere @ManufacturingUK The problem is Cambridge has become an embarrassment like most of the Uni's @adbalfour I told you Alex I am adopting an American spelling just to annoy you Lots of Zs @DawJeremy Some guy from YouGov on the Spectator podcastCould also argue that Soros' reflexivity - that growing social instability begets more instability as people form i… https://t.co/aNzXG4UeYVI wonder if you could have Minsky moment in societies - probably same reason - excessive stabilityLiterally nobody has suggested that teaching any subject should be illegal. These activist academics really do liv… https://t.co/k67NqB9Xo1
Retweeted by Dan Salt @Jackal854 Australia is getting pushed away - Chinese have gone full trade war on them - it's painful but better for them in the long term @Jackal854 It's turning into a pseudo Chinese colony I can see them being pushed out at this rateNZ is likely to drop out of CANZUK shortly due to the belt and road https://t.co/O1JAyJHYkN @Eyecatcher_Pro We normally go We are supposed to be in France seeing family and then onto the Canaries @EarlyOakR Sell out will be screamed by those who don't get a zero relations and a nuclear bomb over Brussels It… https://t.co/MwQRvBoYkn @Eyecatcher_Pro I am going to France - for now - at the end of Nov I don't care as long as it doesn't screw up my Canaries holiday in Jan @Eyecatcher_Pro Trip off? https://t.co/fxb9y4baOY @Tripolo12 @Eyecatcher_Pro Yep Look the government screwed things up - for example their comms have been awful -… https://t.co/t4louRmG2c @Eyecatcher_Pro https://t.co/5pbTFgKToX @Tripolo12 @Eyecatcher_Pro That is because the mainstream media is lazy - in the UK much of it is anti Tory - and f… https://t.co/O9rJyzG39tPrediction: In a few months Australia and New Zealand will discover that Covid19 is traveling freely around their… https://t.co/msd7UQB72EOh I guess we can't use Iceland as the example we are all supposed to be following @Eyecatcher_Pro https://t.co/jMLccdCZLm @mtmalinen @DiMartinoBooth Bullish Buy the dip? Car crash h h h… https://t.co/klslHtFq5uFrench Police stand guard as Charlie Hebdo cartoons of Muhammad are projected onto the town hall in Montpellier, Fr… https://t.co/6y2bUXWWGu
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10/22
2020
@brexithenrik @elliehotpig Welcome! I hope you have your queuing skills sorted :)Already hearing "It's a sell out" about Brexit The devil will be in the detail No one is going to get 100% what… https://t.co/6DeQmu3S1yPaul's big mistake is paying attention to them https://t.co/li1QaqrVGsThe EU would have still demanded talks on fish and the direct application of EU law because the UK is too big - thi… https://t.co/t61iVQiPQ2 @Fox_Claire @Hedd_Wyn_John It's about wealth dispersal Claire - Robin Hood @Fox_Claire @Hedd_Wyn_John I hope you nicked some sausage rolls before you left Claire PS feel free to smuggle me… https://t.co/RrT6lbAAsFWhich really shows the utter collapse in diplomacy in Europe - a quick panto is a perquisite of concluding some tra… https://t.co/Faqg01H31nMy pronouns are simple - just use proper English If not - leave me aloneThat is a good looking ship I like the double guns on the front I have no idea if it is any good but on pure lo… https://t.co/X6lh0Ds4GnStarmer is basically trying to not take a position on anything because he knows he is on the wrong side of nearly e… https://t.co/E2zGJQcNPvEU parliament https://t.co/2jF5M9pqAB @Fox_Claire It is very sad - it really underpins the collapse in politics across the West - it is irrational emotingEuropean Parliament this morning Sad https://t.co/gthFVaxN5TOh God it is like every other week for the last four years - it's a bit sad - it's like getting your ex ringing you… https://t.co/xHCJ3X7a5a @KeithMillsD7 @BorisJohnson Amazing how the EU managed to waste another week :)40% floor I have said it for months - after Brexit that could change BUT at that point Covid19 will be finished https://t.co/3vh8wndkg6The thing you need to understand is the EU is mental and in a frightful condition https://t.co/eD3NbJNhDT @nobdy_imp Bingo Ignore the narrative - alwaysWouldn't mind - if we bought stuff off the shelf most of it isn't that expensive to replace https://t.co/3paATd6ElZ"I don't care about national polls - that is not how we elect presidents" At last someone who is paying attentionIt is but my concern is the review is not about security but simply saving money - which the SoD has already inferr… https://t.co/OuqSlYY0p2This was a very interesting interview - whatever your view of @darrengrimes_ - it is scary that we have the police… https://t.co/ZF1BfarQYvEveryone remember when think tanks and MSM outlets were pushing the theory that ministers getting infected with Cov… https://t.co/0UC7DjDD7tLazy and shows how little preparation they have done https://t.co/VnRlZpaJrsCommon thread - half the issue is they don't really know what they are trying to find out - so it turns into a seri… https://t.co/EmhTYxsnNy @letseathh I think he wins - may be a big electoral college win - but I would be surprised if it is the same for the popular voteLooks good https://t.co/NLKufGOZHgOther poll companies are already attacking Trafalgar group which is the only polling company showing a Trump win -… https://t.co/h19jU0PHuZThis would have helped new entrants enter the market easily and gain size and compete - it would have also dealt wi… https://t.co/w5xb2bDE3rGoogle is going to embed their IDs into the foundations of the eco-system - it's where the EU and others have misse… https://t.co/i49waT6SU3
10/21
2020

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