Have MPs forgotten that our troops are still at war?

Discussion in 'Current Affairs, News and Analysis' started by jsi49, Jun 7, 2009.

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  1. As much as the entertainment value in watching a venerable and generally respected political party self-destruct is as good as anything Big Brother could offer, I saw this item in the Telegraph today;

    As the writer goes on to say, this is appalling considering that our troops are fighting and dying (in greater numbers than in Iraq!) whilst they squabble and fight amongst themselves to stay on the gravy-train.

    Never mind the National Scandal about MPs expenses. Never mind pointing the finger and blaming each other about the state of the economy. Never mind about who will be best at running the country in the future. DO SOMETHING ABOUT THE FACT THAT OUR BOYS ARE DYING, UNNECESSARILY, IN A S H ITHOLE NOT OF THEIR MAKING! Either back them to the hilt with unlimited support - in terms of money, equipment and help - or pull them out NOW. Before another family has to face the heartache of burying their loved one. But, for the love of god, don't just f***ing ignore them! :x :x :x
  2. Is this the third or fourth thread on this subject?