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Saw reports that M5S used campaigns against infrastructure upgrades as part of their buildup, including motorway projects that would have bypassed or replaced this bridge. Anyone know if there's truth in that?
by Colman (colman at eurotrib.com) on Wed Aug 15th, 2018 at 10:05:29 AM EST
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Genoa Bridge Collapse (The Independent)

This links to a Wayback Machine page very recently pulled by M5S from their website, dated April 2013. It's from NO GRONDA, an anti-public works project movement in Genoa, backed by M5S.

The sweet bit is "la favoletta dell'imminente crollo del Ponte Morandi" (the fairytale of the imminent collapse of the Morandi Bridge).

Well, it did take five years.

I used to be afew. I'm still not many.

by john_evans (john(dot)evans(dot)et(at)gmail(dot)com) on Wed Aug 15th, 2018 at 12:14:04 PM EST
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hi John, nice to see you around

keep to the Fen Causeway
by Helen (lareinagal at yahoo dot co dot uk) on Wed Aug 15th, 2018 at 01:03:39 PM EST
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Hi Helen, just a bit of a lurk now and then <disappears in puff of orange smoke>.

I used to be afew. I'm still not many.
by john_evans (john(dot)evans(dot)et(at)gmail(dot)com) on Thu Aug 16th, 2018 at 01:55:58 PM EST
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leaving a slight whiff of sulphur... Cheers John

It is rightly acknowledged that people of faith have no monopoly of virtue - Queen Elizabeth II
by eurogreen on Thu Aug 16th, 2018 at 02:43:13 PM EST
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I presume M5S will now be against wasting public money to replace it.
by gk (gk (gk quattro due due sette @gmail.com)) on Wed Aug 15th, 2018 at 12:17:47 PM EST
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BWAH!

Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.
by Cat on Wed Aug 15th, 2018 at 12:50:44 PM EST
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