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View Poll Results: Should Britannia Rule the Land and the Waves?
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Well, with those choices, why not? The US needs another empire to crush anyway. No more auld British Empires, Spanish Empires, or Soviet Unions these days.
Another Empire to crush? I'm sorry buying one in a fire sale and driving another into bankrupcy doesn't qualify as "crushing"
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Another Empire to crush? I'm sorry buying one in a fire sale and driving another into bankrupcy doesn't qualify as "crushing"
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If I can keep my guns, dental plans and the Brits manage to not have any say in designing aircraft, I wouldn't mind.
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If I can keep my guns, dental plans and the Brits manage to not have any say in designing aircraft, I wouldn't mind.
Guns? you can keep the long arms that's no problem. Dental? Well as a galvanised Brit you get your nashers done on the NHS.

Aircraft design? Not sure what the issue is there we haven't had one fall out of the skies for decades.
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Guns? you can keep the long arms that's no problem. Dental? Well as a galvanised Brit you get your nashers done on the NHS.

Aircraft design? Not sure what the issue is there we haven't had one fall out of the skies for decades.
Well our country never designed any decent aircraft did it?
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I belive the Barony of Boston is empty?
I was hoping for someplace warmer. Bermuda or Jamaica come to mind.
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Those can be provided, however, the monocle and top hat must be purchased at your own expense.
Too Prussian.
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Guns? you can keep the long arms that's no problem.
But what about my Bushmaster and pistols?

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Aircraft design? Not sure what the issue is there we haven't had one fall out of the skies for decades.
British designed aircraft are so freaking ugly (since the Spitfire) they fly through a whole forest of ugly trees on take off and get polished by the bangers you guys call dentists.
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Another Empire to crush? I'm sorry buying one in a fire sale and driving another into bankrupcy doesn't qualify as "crushing"
Its retained small bits with large undersea fishery & mineral wealth, minimal populations.
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No, but the US could be welcomed home quite easily simply by adding "shire" to the end of every state name?

There would be a few pre requisites? You'd have to publicly execute 2/3rd of your lawyers. There are enough of parasites as it is.
This could be workable, yall have to promise to invade Washington DC and burn it again. We'll even help this go round.
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This could be workable, yall have to promise to invade Washington DC and burn it again. We'll even help this go round.
Under one condition. Congress is in session and the doors are locked.
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Where is the "Are you ing nuts" choice?
Thats for the return of the British Empire vote that takes itself too seriously thread...
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