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Local Issues And World War III In Anorak Forums

by | 13th, June 2007

LOCAL difficulties in the Anorak Forums, writes AGW :

You City Slickers don’t know how easy you have it. Into the Tube, train, metro or even cycle to travel to work without ever having to talk to anyone.
Back home the same way and into the nice suburban house in a nice suburban street. Perhaps later a nice suburban curry, Italian, pizza after an evening in a nice suburban pub.

It is not like this in the country. Those villages nestling in the rolling Downs, fields or faraway hills are seething hotbeds of social privation and isolation according to a study just out.

Places where pretty twenty somethings can be shunned, sent to Coventry, because they are single. Where retired folk, who have done “rather well in the City” take over the running of the community /parish councils and village halls.

Before that truly endangered species, the local, can even suspect what is happening the lane bowling boards have gone. Badmington courts disappear and Black Umfolosi are strutting their stuff. Not that there’s any wrong in Black Umfolosi you understand. It’s just when they visit twice a year for five years, you know it’s time the London lady at no 13 who

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