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Hard to... tell! So innocent creatures! 
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Fully deserved. 
​Arsenal's Alexis Sanchez has been named the PFA Fans’ Player of the Year. Over 200,000 votes were cast since an initial 10-man shortlist was announced at the...
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Obama is just like Spider-Man.

http://knowyourmeme.com/memes/masturbating-spider-man  
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This morning's song.
I love Dave Davies' passionate (albeit almost off-key) vocals. 
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From +Amnesty International UK​:
"The Human Rights Act protects the fundamental rights we all have as human beings, and allows us to challenge authorities if they violate them. You might not have used it, but it's there if you need it. Our new government wants to scrap the Act, and bring an end to universal human rights in the UK.

Don’t let universal freedoms turn into privileges for a chosen few. Call on Justice Secretary Michael Gove to save the Human Rights Act."


Every single one of us is protected by the Human Right Act – but right now it's under attack. Send a clear message to our next government
: human rights matter.
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ok my analysis:

1) The Human rights act was rushed thru in the UK and pushed thru verbatim, unlike other EU countries that unlike the UK have more control.
2) The number of cases that get referred outside the UK law system to the Human rights court are a couple of handfuls a year.
3) From what I can see if we left the EU the human rights act as the way it was processed would still stand, but was nothing to do with the EU but about codifying common sense and levels of protection and checks upon what we had in the UK law wise as is.
4) the UK legal system is old and whilst like all legal systems, still being tested, it is perhaps the most tested one in the World.  So as with many EU laws they seem to be variations upon what we already had in the UK, but not every EU country.  So many EU laws or acts can seem backwards and duh moments to those in the UK given our proud legal system.
5) people are mindful that of those few cases that go outside the UK for judgement that a prominent number are related to criminals playing the system, so to speak.  Though the law is mostly used to cover extradition, one even Mr Julian Assage tried to leveridge and failed.
6) The option seems to have or have not and without the obvious one of change it.  
7) The act also acts as a warning sign and mindfulness of cases that are not counted because the possibility of the act being in-acted would of prevented further action leading to it being used.  That would change if the act was removed and sadly we will not know if that is a good or bad thing.  But do know that the core of human rights is already covered in UK law and feel children do not need the part of the act that prevents torture and to protect children will have any negative impact.  Given the UK has laws to cover such things that pre-date the EU as the 1945 child protection act confirms.

Summary, the loss removal of the ACT would allow a new more thought out one to be installed, more in-line with other EU countries like France and Germany as two examples of close allies in or out of the EU historically.

Even upon those niche area's that the law may help preserve justice are sadly outweighed in ones in which it delays justice and this is again due to the rush implementation.

I see no loss to UK human rights by leaving in regards to common sense and by removing the law it allows something better to be put in place.  That all said, my personal choice would be to keep in place and then when a replacement is thought out and ready, then replace it.  Sadly we live in a society of knock it down and build a new more than not.  Blame yearly mobile model mentality for that as an example of our acceptance towards this  (yes I still have a 5 year old android phone I use, software modified but still, just works and yes be nice to have new but not needed when modifying yields less hassle and costs, so better :).

Which is about it, the removal of the act on balance to the UK and it's existing legal system makes little difference to the people as many aspects were already well covered and the whole blanket usage as a new law overrode those well thought out ones and may make it better and fairer without the act in many cases.  

So for me, and knowing how things actually get done instead of talked about and motivation factors.  I feel if it was removed the motivation and pressure to change it would come about faster and better than chipping it away.  But if it stands the extra cost in those cases in which it is abused are negligible on balance and as we all know papers love to drama-lama a splinter in the knee, hence I like to look into the details more and take a fair informed approach.

But I do urge everybody to form there own informed opinion as with anything in life and think about how it can effect others as well as yourself and then only be swayed by facts and not emotion.

Fact that it has been wasting headline and resources talking about it in many walks of life and media for so long is clearly an indication that it is not perfect, let us make it perfect and with that, for me removing it to allow space for a well thought out approach and more thought out version that like other EU countries respects there more thought out laws in place already then great, this is the way forward, but could be better explained as too why.  There again whole EU vote will I fear be badly informed and be based upon Newspaper driven agenda driven by.....who pays the advertising ;(.  As the Evening standard and Major elections have proven.

So for me I think I'm still of the same views and for the betterment of the country this is good that it is removed as can then be better thought out, something other EU countries managed, but then Labour let a few balls slip that crop up and explode every now and then.  All government's do it, but when they are laws, they have more legacy.


Still the option of - here is something better and fairer would always be more preferred choice, just one not offered and if it stays in place as is then will get ignored and just because something needs some small changes does not mean you scrap it completely.  But as said, we live in times that dictate a knock it down and start again mentality over recycling.  Of which I'm the only person amongst 11 neighbours who recycles and the only one without children, why because I'm about common sense, even if others feel otherwise, their choice.  
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I didn't know about that London tradition dating back from medieval times, but revived in the Victorian era. The article features a great picture of my local pub (The Ranelagh in Bounds Green) from 1893! 
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+Mike McLoughlin Only in tower blocks without tree's.
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Pay no attention, mates! Just another dumb liberal prick!
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Mary Anne Hobbs just played that wonderful Pixies song written and sung by Kim Deal on +BBC Radio 6 Music​​. I hope she'll be back in the band sometime (Kim not Mary Anne). 
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On apprend ce jour que la célèbre Île aux Enfants aurait renoncé à son insouciance et son pacifisme. En effet, l'archipel aurait ainsi acquis au marché noir plusieurs têtes nucléaires. Reportage. Selon plusieurs sources, il s'agit de prouver au reste du monde que la micro-nation gérée d’une main de fer par Casimir depuis 40 ans est capable de se défendre. « C'est clairement pour montrer que l'Île aux Enfants ne se laissera pas faire en cas de men...
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Born and raised in the South of France. Son of italian immigrants. Londoner since 2000. Married in Las Vegas. Three young kids. Atheist. I love films, food, books, Arsenal FC, a bit of technology and a lot of other stuff.

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I have closed both my Facebook  in 2011, and never looked back. What a dreadful place.
After a 3-year hiatus, I am now back on Twitter (@carbonara72). I'm not really a fan of this platform, but it has its uses. My tweets are mostly automatic reposts from Google+.
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