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Because the Commons is full of No Deal UKIP morons wearing Tory rosettes.

If Johnson seems bad - and he is - his MPs are even worse. Their idea of Brexit is a smoking acre of burned bridges which reveal Britannia as the sole global superpower.

Delusional doesn't even begin to describe them.

by ThatBritGuy (thatbritguy (at) googlemail.com) on Sun Nov 15th, 2020 at 03:20:21 PM EST
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And also because the EU have no incentive to be generous just now, so any deal will be very disappointing compared to the "easiest trade deal in history".

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by Frank Schnittger (mail Frankschnittger at hot male dotty communists) on Sun Nov 15th, 2020 at 03:33:47 PM EST
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Specifically, the EU's only incentive is to minimize damage to its own industries, agriculture, fisheries... and of course, supporting Ireland (a EU member in good standing). Any deal will be aimed at the above; the EU27 have really lost patience with the Brexiters.
by Bernard on Sun Nov 15th, 2020 at 04:59:55 PM EST
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