What DON'T you miss from "back home"?

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Re: What DON'T you miss from "back home"?

Post by Soi Dog » Thu Jun 19, 2014 8:37 pm

Tim Linkinwater wrote:In Britain, at least, you can't get anything done if you are dealing with any part of the state apparatus. The red tape and inefficiency is astounding, and unlike here you can't pay a "facilitator fee" to sort it out.
The point of being a government employee is to stay employed. If people were actually productive, and things got done, eventually they would run out of things to do and risk being downsized. Do as little as possible and your job is secure. "They can't lay us off, look at all this backlog of work that needs doing".
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Re: What DON'T you miss from "back home"?

Post by General Mackevili » Fri Jun 20, 2014 9:49 am

My mailbox.
"Life is too important to take seriously."

"Life does not cease to be funny when people die any more than it ceases to be serious when people laugh."

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Re: What DON'T you miss from "back home"?

Post by Mrs Stroppy » Thu Jun 26, 2014 5:30 pm

General Mackevili wrote:My mailbox.
And bills everyday
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Re: What DON'T you miss from "back home"?

Post by Sir_Quality_U_Feel » Thu Jun 26, 2014 5:37 pm

I believe my list on the previous page cannot be added to after more thinking on the matter.
I'll give ya 500 Riel for it...
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Re: What DON'T you miss from "back home"?

Post by Sailorman » Thu Jun 26, 2014 8:26 pm

City police, County police, State police, Transit police, TSA police, Airport police, Code enforcement police, State park service police, Federal park service SWAT police, US Dept of ecology swat police, US dept of food and drug SWAT police, US Bureau of land management SWAT police, IRS SWAT police, Environmental protection agency SWAT police, US dept of education SWAT police, US fish and wildlife SWAT police, US Railroad Retirement board SWAT police, US Consumer product safety commission SWAT police, US dept of agriculture SWAT police, US office of personnel management SWAT police, US Immigration and customs SWAT police, US dept of education SWAT police, Tennessee valley authority SWAT police, US dept of energy SWAT police, US dept of homeland security SWAT police, US border patrol SWAT police, Federal protective services SWAT police, US dept of justice SWAT police, US mint SWAT police, Amtrak (trains) SWAT police, Central intelligence SWAT police, Federal reserve SWAT police, Pentagon SWAT police, US capitol federal SWAT police, Drug enforcement agency SWAT police, and on and on and on.

Two of the above tried to each kill me once each when I caught them in corruption with evidence. Yes, things I really don't miss about America, "The land of the not so free."

(She said "flee tomorrow" and I did.)(old Thailand joke:-)
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Re: What DON'T you miss from "back home"?

Post by EdinWigan » Sat Jun 28, 2014 10:21 pm

Well, I am still here but, I will not be missing those PC wankers. This place has more than anywhere!

Billy, tell em about it but speak clearly, some folk on here are not from the UK

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Re: What DON'T you miss from "back home"?

Post by flying chicken » Sat Jun 28, 2014 10:26 pm

I will summarize the above thought tomorrow. Screw it, in summary , the UK is a lapdog.
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Re: What DON'T you miss from "back home"?

Post by Anchor Moy » Sat Jun 28, 2014 10:34 pm

When I'm away I always miss being in Cambodia - I don't miss that so much when I'm here.
I think the grass is green on both sides of the fence - just looks different.

FC - sorry , didn't get the spliff/pipe that you were passing...
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Re: What DON'T you miss from "back home"?

Post by General Mackevili » Tue Jul 08, 2014 8:52 pm

Service tax added the bill.

Oh wait, that's here already.

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Re: What DON'T you miss from "back home"?

Post by dagenham » Tue Jul 08, 2014 9:04 pm

Anchor Moy wrote:When I'm away I always miss being in Cambodia - I don't miss that so much when I'm here.
I think the grass is green on both sides of the fence - just looks different.

FC - sorry , didn't get the spliff/pipe that you were passing...
Brother, Methinks Chicken has a beautiful custom made glass pipe and some designer light blue meth ala Breaking Bad...his supply appears to be endless...
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