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"Lack Of Defence Spending May Cripple European Ambitions"

Re: "Lack Of Defence Spending May Cripple European Ambitions

This focuses on an interesting question: what's more important, a big wallet or a big stick?
 

w.anchor

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Re: "Lack Of Defence Spending May Cripple European Ambitions

Passed-over_Loggie said:
This focuses on an interesting question: what's more important, a big wallet or a big stick?
Interesting question indeed.
The easy answer is the size of your wallet will determine the size of your stick. :?
 
Re: "Lack Of Defence Spending May Cripple European Ambitions

w.anchor said:
Passed-over_Loggie said:
This focuses on an interesting question: what's more important, a big wallet or a big stick?
Interesting question indeed.
The easy answer is the size of your wallet will determine the size of your stick. :?

In ancient Rome they soon found out that "endless supplies of money form the sinues of war". Some things don't change.
 

21_Man

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Re: "Lack Of Defence Spending May Cripple European Ambitions

Crabman said:
w.anchor said:
Passed-over_Loggie said:
This focuses on an interesting question: what's more important, a big wallet or a big stick?
Interesting question indeed.
The easy answer is the size of your wallet will determine the size of your stick. :?

In ancient Rome they soon found out that "endless supplies of money form the sinues of war". Some things don't change.


Surely, endless supplies of water?...or is it a misspelling?
 
Re: "Lack Of Defence Spending May Cripple European Ambitions

There is an argument that without a big stick;

a. you'll never get a big wallet

b. you'll never hold on to a big wallet
 

w.anchor

War Hero
Re: "Lack Of Defence Spending May Cripple European Ambitions

Passed-over_Loggie said:
There is an argument that without a big stick;

a. you'll never get a big wallet

b. you'll never hold on to a big wallet
A chicken and egg argument then :p or was that a egg & egg & chicken & chicken argument :argue:
 

Topstop

War Hero
Re: "Lack Of Defence Spending May Cripple European Ambitions

w.anchor said:
Passed-over_Loggie said:
There is an argument that without a big stick;

a. you'll never get a big wallet

b. you'll never hold on to a big wallet
A chicken and egg argument then :p or was that a egg & egg & chicken & chicken argument :argue:

Can I have Bacon & Egg instead of the Egg & Chicken omlette, sorry argument :oops: please? :D
 

broadside

War Hero
Re: "Lack Of Defence Spending May Cripple European Ambitions

w.anchor said:
Passed-over_Loggie said:
There is an argument that without a big stick;

a. you'll never get a big wallet

b. you'll never hold on to a big wallet
A chicken and egg argument then :p or was that a egg & egg & chicken & chicken argument :argue:

Surely you mean egg & egg & chicken & chicken argument argument!

No, I don't and don't call me Shirley - whoops; thread creep!
 

w.anchor

War Hero
Re: "Lack Of Defence Spending May Cripple European Ambitions

broadside said:
w.anchor said:
Passed-over_Loggie said:
There is an argument that without a big stick;

a. you'll never get a big wallet

b. you'll never hold on to a big wallet
A chicken and egg argument then :p or was that a egg & egg & chicken & chicken argument :argue:

Surely you mean egg & egg & chicken & chicken argument argument!

No, I don't and don't call me Shirley - whoops; thread creep!
Or a what came first a big wallet or a empty wallet argument argument---- I'll be glad when me medication is sorted out next week :oops:
 
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