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Brexit and Tullverket

UK treated as a 3rd country

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post 5.Jan.2021, 08:49 PM
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QUOTE (TheExpatEagle @ 5.Jan.2021, 08:46 PM) *
We went metric with regards to currency not weights and measures. The EU was forcing grocers to sell in metric after Maastrict came into force ergo it was the EU forcing the U ... (show full quote)

By 1995 most other things had been metric for 25 years!

It's called joining the modern world.
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post 5.Jan.2021, 08:49 PM
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post 5.Jan.2021, 08:53 PM
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QUOTE (Skogsbo1 @ 4.Jan.2021, 11:09 PM) *
Medicine and engineering went metric in the 60s, currency 71, all measurements were only taught in metric form from 72, so it's complex. Either way, it made sense and wasn ... (show full quote)


That is just not true! I was at school until 1990 when I left 6th form and I was taught Imperial primarily with metric as an afterthought.
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intrepidfox
post 5.Jan.2021, 08:58 PM
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Thank God we left the EU and the pompous gits that run it. Time for Swexit
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post 5.Jan.2021, 09:01 PM
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post 5.Jan.2021, 09:03 PM
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QUOTE (TheExpatEagle @ 5.Jan.2021, 09:01 PM) *
It could be argued that the Conservatives screwed Sweden up by having two terms in power during the 00s and 10s.

They did
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post 5.Jan.2021, 09:03 PM
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QUOTE (Skogsbo1 @ 5.Jan.2021, 08:27 PM) *
I'll pick which suits me and my family best. It's hard to know, many things could change like double taxation rules, pensions, capital gains.. it's all unchartere ... (show full quote)


Aren't all Brexiteers British? Nobody else could vote without being a British citizen.

I don't see remainers as losers, many are moaners and wanted to prevent democracy but that isn't all of them.

TBH for the first time since I moved here I can imagine a future where I do move back to the UK especially if they get a handle on law and order.

Nuking the Midlands would be a plus too.
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TheExpatEagle
post 5.Jan.2021, 09:06 PM
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Martin565
post 5.Jan.2021, 09:07 PM
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QUOTE (TheExpatEagle @ 5.Jan.2021, 09:06 PM) *
The sooner you make good on your promise and leave the better but you are just full of crap. I said you wouldn't leave and you haven't. One of the few times I am agree ... (show full quote)


Come and kick me out then big lad
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post 5.Jan.2021, 09:09 PM
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Gamla Hälsingebock
post 6.Jan.2021, 07:06 AM
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All this back and forth about Brexit...means nothing...

The truth is below...


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lFBgQpz_E80
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post 6.Jan.2021, 10:01 AM
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QUOTE (Gamla H?lsingebock @ 6.Jan.2021, 07:06 AM) *
All this back and forth about Brexit...means nothing.... The truth is below.... https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lFBgQpz_E80


The EU is finished in ten years anyway and we should get rid of dual citizenships as well, how can you be a citizen of two countries you can only live in one place
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TheExpatEagle
post 6.Jan.2021, 11:13 AM
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QUOTE (Skogsbo1 @ 5.Jan.2021, 08:49 PM) *
By 1995 most other things had been metric for 25 years! . It's called joining the modern world.


You tell that to the Americans.

Ohm by the way, how do Swedes measure TV sizes? And Jeans? There are other things too so if metric is so modern why is my TV a 55 INCH? ;-)
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post 6.Jan.2021, 11:16 AM
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QUOTE (Martin565 @ 5.Jan.2021, 09:07 PM) *
Come and kick me out then big lad


I don't need to. The longer you stay the more people see you for the lying, snidey, odious shitbag you really are. You might offer me out yet again! All talk no trousers.

Stay as long as you like it makes me laugh at how pathetic you are.
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post 6.Jan.2021, 11:18 AM
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