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1harderthanyouthink
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6/23/2016 9:44:42 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
Here, I'll post updates on the vote. Exit polls have it at about 52-48 for stay, which is within the margin of error.
Why?

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6/23/2016 9:52:01 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 6/23/2016 9:44:42 PM, 1harderthanyouthink wrote:
Here, I'll post updates on the vote. Exit polls have it at about 52-48 for stay, which is within the margin of error.

Yah it's going to be a stay.
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6/23/2016 11:35:25 PM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 6/23/2016 9:52:01 PM, Greyparrot wrote:
At 6/23/2016 9:44:42 PM, 1harderthanyouthink wrote:
Here, I'll post updates on the vote. Exit polls have it at about 52-48 for stay, which is within the margin of error.

Yah it's going to be a stay.

Don't be a damn wanker, mate.
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6/24/2016 12:21:42 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 6/23/2016 11:35:25 PM, Geographia wrote:
At 6/23/2016 9:52:01 PM, Greyparrot wrote:
At 6/23/2016 9:44:42 PM, 1harderthanyouthink wrote:
Here, I'll post updates on the vote. Exit polls have it at about 52-48 for stay, which is within the margin of error.

Yah it's going to be a stay.

Don't be a damn wanker, mate.

http://www.telegraph.co.uk...
I find myself intrigued by your subvocal oscillations.
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For a rhythmic stroking of your fur to demonstrate affection.
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6/24/2016 12:27:39 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 6/23/2016 11:24:02 PM, 1harderthanyouthink wrote:
1.3% reporting has Leave at 50.5%-49.5%.

I heard on the radio all week that the silent vote would be from the remain crowd because it is the "safer" choice.

But my experience has been the silent vote comes from anti-establishment or other fears of being censored or ostracized.

Interesting to see how this pans out.
I find myself intrigued by your subvocal oscillations.
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Chloe8
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6/24/2016 12:27:58 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 6/23/2016 9:44:42 PM, 1harderthanyouthink wrote:
Here, I'll post updates on the vote. Exit polls have it at about 52-48 for stay, which is within the margin of error.

It looks like leave has a chance! Early results are further towards leave than expected!
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6/24/2016 12:30:22 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 6/24/2016 12:27:39 AM, Greyparrot wrote:
At 6/23/2016 11:24:02 PM, 1harderthanyouthink wrote:
1.3% reporting has Leave at 50.5%-49.5%.

I heard on the radio all week that the silent vote would be from the remain crowd because it is the "safer" choice.

But my experience has been the silent vote comes from anti-establishment or other fears of being censored or ostracized.

Interesting to see how this pans out.

It looks like working class Labour voters are turning out to give the establishment a kicking going against their party leadership.
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6/24/2016 12:42:02 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 6/24/2016 12:30:22 AM, Chloe8 wrote:
At 6/24/2016 12:27:39 AM, Greyparrot wrote:
At 6/23/2016 11:24:02 PM, 1harderthanyouthink wrote:
1.3% reporting has Leave at 50.5%-49.5%.

I heard on the radio all week that the silent vote would be from the remain crowd because it is the "safer" choice.

But my experience has been the silent vote comes from anti-establishment or other fears of being censored or ostracized.

Interesting to see how this pans out.

It looks like working class Labour voters are turning out to give the establishment a kicking going against their party leadership.

More like their former leadership.
Why?

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6/24/2016 12:45:55 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 6/24/2016 12:42:02 AM, 1harderthanyouthink wrote:
At 6/24/2016 12:30:22 AM, Chloe8 wrote:
At 6/24/2016 12:27:39 AM, Greyparrot wrote:
At 6/23/2016 11:24:02 PM, 1harderthanyouthink wrote:
1.3% reporting has Leave at 50.5%-49.5%.

I heard on the radio all week that the silent vote would be from the remain crowd because it is the "safer" choice.

But my experience has been the silent vote comes from anti-establishment or other fears of being censored or ostracized.

Interesting to see how this pans out.

It looks like working class Labour voters are turning out to give the establishment a kicking going against their party leadership.

More like their former leadership.

Corbyn wants to stay in the EU. They are taking a different view.
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6/24/2016 12:55:40 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 6/24/2016 12:45:55 AM, Chloe8 wrote:
At 6/24/2016 12:42:02 AM, 1harderthanyouthink wrote:
At 6/24/2016 12:30:22 AM, Chloe8 wrote:
At 6/24/2016 12:27:39 AM, Greyparrot wrote:
At 6/23/2016 11:24:02 PM, 1harderthanyouthink wrote:
1.3% reporting has Leave at 50.5%-49.5%.

I heard on the radio all week that the silent vote would be from the remain crowd because it is the "safer" choice.

But my experience has been the silent vote comes from anti-establishment or other fears of being censored or ostracized.

Interesting to see how this pans out.

It looks like working class Labour voters are turning out to give the establishment a kicking going against their party leadership.

More like their former leadership.

Corbyn wants to stay in the EU. They are taking a different view.

Corbyn has not shown the same avid support for remain as others. He's coming off as begrudgingly supporting remain - at least to me.
Why?

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6/24/2016 1:14:20 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 6/24/2016 12:55:40 AM, 1harderthanyouthink wrote:
At 6/24/2016 12:45:55 AM, Chloe8 wrote:
At 6/24/2016 12:42:02 AM, 1harderthanyouthink wrote:
At 6/24/2016 12:30:22 AM, Chloe8 wrote:
At 6/24/2016 12:27:39 AM, Greyparrot wrote:
At 6/23/2016 11:24:02 PM, 1harderthanyouthink wrote:
1.3% reporting has Leave at 50.5%-49.5%.

I heard on the radio all week that the silent vote would be from the remain crowd because it is the "safer" choice.

But my experience has been the silent vote comes from anti-establishment or other fears of being censored or ostracized.

Interesting to see how this pans out.

It looks like working class Labour voters are turning out to give the establishment a kicking going against their party leadership.

More like their former leadership.

Corbyn wants to stay in the EU. They are taking a different view.

Corbyn has not shown the same avid support for remain as others. He's coming off as begrudgingly supporting remain - at least to me.

I agree he is not an avid supporter of the EU but his weak stance on the issue has contributed to working class voters choosing to vote leave.
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6/24/2016 1:24:42 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
Glasgow votes in.
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6/24/2016 1:25:10 AM
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Falkirk votes in.
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6/24/2016 1:37:16 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 6/24/2016 12:21:42 AM, triangle.128k wrote:
Let's just hope Britain...votes to leave from the EU.
Looks increasing like its going to be a remain.
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6/24/2016 1:39:02 AM
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At 6/24/2016 12:21:42 AM, triangle.128k wrote:
Let's just hope Britain saves itself and votes to leave from the EU.

Let's hope they Remain in the EU.
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6/24/2016 1:43:10 AM
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Stocks aren't liking what they're seeing, Oil and Hong Kong stocks are down.
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6/24/2016 1:45:36 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
Remain: 51.07%
Leave: 48.93%

18% of the vote counted.
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6/24/2016 1:56:58 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 6/24/2016 1:51:27 AM, 1harderthanyouthink wrote:
Leave is now winning by two thousand votes.

betting odds up to 55% for leave.
I find myself intrigued by your subvocal oscillations.
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6/24/2016 1:57:42 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 6/24/2016 1:56:58 AM, Greyparrot wrote:
At 6/24/2016 1:51:27 AM, 1harderthanyouthink wrote:
Leave is now winning by two thousand votes.

betting odds up to 55% for leave.

Yup
Why?

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6/24/2016 2:04:37 AM
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First order of business after Brexit: Kick Scotland out, resettle all the refugees there, and rebuild Hadrian's Wall
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6/24/2016 2:08:22 AM
Posted: 1 year ago
At 6/24/2016 1:26:02 AM, 1harderthanyouthink wrote:
Glasgow votes 67%-33% for remain. All of Scotland right now is at 62%-38% for remain.

Only 56% turnout, which is a bad sign for remain.
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