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Wilkinson: Leader of the Oppostion 2018

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Re: Wilkinson: Leader of the Oppostion 2018

Postby Urbane » Feb 6th, 2018, 7:50 pm

    flamingfingers wrote:^^Do you think for a minute that Horgan will fail to remind Wilkinson of his participation over the past 16 years of so many scandals and activities Wilkinson played a part in?
What scandals were Wilkinson responsible for? Signing the severance cheque for Adrian Dix? No, that was John Horgan! The NDP government of the 1990's was riddled with scandals with two premiers resigning. One resigned to take the fall for the party in general and the other one resigned in disgrace. Then there was the fudge it budget, the fast ferries et all and you talk about Liberal scandals??? Too funny.
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Re: Wilkinson: Leader of the Oppostion 2018

Postby Urbane » Feb 6th, 2018, 7:51 pm

    Carrs Landing Viking wrote:
    There we go again with the personal attacks, from the queen of personal attacks.

    It's a shame some on here CANNOT be respectful. That is the hard core NDP way.
That's so true and so sad. It's also counterproductive. The last time the NDP won an election was 1996!

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Re: Wilkinson: Leader of the Oppostion 2018

Postby normaM » Feb 7th, 2018, 7:04 am

And yet here they are :)
I do remember all the personal attacks against Clark.. because of course she is a woman. Haven't read anyone mocking Andy's ears yet tho
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Re: Wilkinson: Leader of the Oppostion 2018

Postby Urbane » Feb 7th, 2018, 11:06 am

There's no question that some of the NDP'ers on here were so hoping that Dianne Watts would win the leadership because they had their sexist attacks ready to go. Wilkinson winning is a bummer for them.
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Re: Wilkinson: Leader of the Oppostion 2018

Postby HorganIsMyHero » Feb 7th, 2018, 11:21 am

normaM wrote:I do remember all the personal attacks against Clark.. because of course she is a woman.


There has never been a competent female leader in history. *removed*
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Re: Wilkinson: Leader of the Oppostion 2018

Postby normaM » Feb 7th, 2018, 1:09 pm

thefuq? Son you gotta get your head outta the Batman comics.
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Re: Wilkinson: Leader of the Oppostion 2018

Postby flamingfingers » Feb 7th, 2018, 5:58 pm

Wilkinson will always be known as Last Desperate Choice.
Why do people who fancy themselves "fiscal conservatives" not scream at hidden debt accumulated in the past dozen years? Or, do they only object to spending on social programs?

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Re: Wilkinson: Leader of the Oppostion 2018

Postby rustled » Feb 7th, 2018, 8:01 pm

There was enough interest for there to be a choice. Apparently it was a position people actually wanted, so he didn't end up with it by acclamation.

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Re: Wilkinson: Leader of the Oppostion 2018

Postby Queen K » Feb 7th, 2018, 8:28 pm

Urbane wrote:There's no question that some of the NDP'ers on here were so hoping that Dianne Watts would win the leadership because they had their sexist attacks ready to go. Wilkinson winning is a bummer for them.


Supposition.

No one is bummed out because Wilkinson won.
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Re: Wilkinson: Leader of the Oppostion 2018

Postby Hassel99 » Feb 8th, 2018, 6:06 pm

HorganIsMyHero wrote:
There has never been a competent female leader in history. *removed*


What is it like to add no value to anything ever?

Must suck.

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Re: Wilkinson: Leader of the Oppostion 2018

Postby oldtrucker » Feb 14th, 2018, 12:29 am

Hassel99 wrote:
HorganIsMyHero wrote:
There has never been a competent female leader in history. *removed*


What is it like to add no value to anything ever?

Must suck.


Are you refering to present company?

There have been plenty of good female leaders in the past-Elizabeth 1st,Cath.the great,Thatcher...lots.
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Re: Wilkinson: Leader of the Oppostion 2018

Postby Verum » Feb 14th, 2018, 9:43 am

oldtrucker wrote:...
Are you refering to present company?

There have been plenty of good female leaders in the past-Elizabeth 1st,Cath.the great,Thatcher...lots.

I guess you don't know much about Thatcher then. She was a terrible leader, terrible person and did a huge amount of damage to the UK, from which much of it has not recovered.
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