Fiscal fervour reaches fever pitch

There have been an awful lot of incredibly important referendums on an awful lot of incredibly important treaties in the history of our incredibly damp and windy little island.

5th May, 2012
'Little did we realise that the Europeans were desperate to get their hands on our dampness and our blight-free potatoes'.

There have been an awful lot of incredibly important referendums on an awful lot of incredibly important treaties in the history of our incredibly damp and windy little island.

There was the MacMurrough Treaty in 1171, which basically gave the whole island to England to rule for 850 years and for which we all more or less voted Yes. The treaty was in English, so none of us understood it, proving that not understanding treaties...

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