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Archive for April 5th, 2011

Dave’s dodgy dialogue.

Posted by Big John on April 5, 2011

I see that our ‘Dave’ is on a visit to Pakistan. I hope that he doesn’t mention the cricket or he could upset them as much as he did last year when he accused “elements” in that country of exporting terrorism .

Now, obviously after careful consideration, he is going to share secret information
with Pakistani security agents for dealing with IEDs (improvised explosive devices), the roadside bombs used by the Taliban to kill our soldiers. How long does he think that it will take for those same “elements” (they didn’t go away Dave) to pass on this information to insurgents heading for Afghanistan ?

Oh!.. and before I forget, he has promised £650 million ($1 billion +) in aid for education in Pakistan, just as plans for new schools are being ‘shelved’ all over the UK due to his government’s cutbacks. He even has the nerve to tell the Pakistanis that … “Many of your richest people are getting away without paying much tax at all – and that’s not fair” ! 

Would some kind Muslim please…

….      throw a shoe at him !

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