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Elon Musk‘s Starlink sets up shop on the Isle of Man


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9 hours ago, Utah 01 said:

would you like to come back with a more nuanced version of 'Utter meaningless bollocks'?

Ok:

Churchill was talking about the defence of liberal democracy - literally saving the world. That's one of the bigger themes.

Derek has recontextualised the quote to talk about "executive coaching". Marketing isn't some great noble cause. 

Taken out of context the meaning of the quote has completely changed and devalued.

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45 minutes ago, Andy Onchan said:

Even Her Wiedeking pinched some of the production processes from Toyota for Porsche.

He did indeed. Most importantly however, he's not a grade-A A-hole like Musk. 

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I heard a rumour (not really) the DoI will also be installing a hyperloop (beats Springfields monorail hands down), buying a fleet of Teslas for the civil service and Elon will be on the new £1,000 note.

I wonder if Skelly will claim credit for this?

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8 hours ago, pongo said:

Ok:

Churchill was talking about the defence of liberal democracy - literally saving the world. That's one of the bigger themes.

Derek has recontextualised the quote to talk about "executive coaching". Marketing isn't some great noble cause. 

Taken out of context the meaning of the quote has completely changed and devalued.

You were the one that mentioned Exec Coaching. 

On this occasion I used it in the context of a strategy to help the recovery of the Isle of Man, which whilst not facing the spectre of the Axis forces, is in a bit of a pickle at present.

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55 minutes ago, CallMeCurious said:

I wonder if Skelly will claim credit for this?

Almost certainly.

Even if he's not responsible for it.

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2 hours ago, Andy Onchan said:

We could do with someone like that in the civil service. Give them a much needed kick up the arse and keep them on their toes. 

Jobs aren't a divine right and people should only hold ones they're qualified for. 

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