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Postby Gillipig on Fri Mar 22, 2013 8:02 am

If your country could annex another country, which would you want it to be?

Easy question for any Swede, we'd take Norway! We want that oil!!
I take it Mexico is the americans country of choice :)?
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Re: If your country could annex another country, which would

Postby Dukasaur on Fri Mar 22, 2013 8:12 am

In the 1970s one of the smaller former British colonies in the Caribbean offered to become part of Canada. I forget which one it was now, Anguila maybe, or Turks and Caicos. Anyway, our government showed no imagination and didn't follow up.

It would have been the perfect marriage. Canadians would have gained a tourist destination in the sun that they could go to without dealing with exchange rates and customs and stuff, while the Caribbean island would have gained a preferred market status among 24 million potential tourists without losing any of the market it already had. A common heritage as former members of the British Empire would likely mean that there would be a lot of overlap in legal systems and politics and the marriage could have been done seamlessly. Of course, it just made too much sense for the retards in Parliament.
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Re: If your country could annex another country, which would

Postby greenoaks on Fri Mar 22, 2013 9:12 am

Dukasaur wrote:In the 1970s one of the smaller former British colonies in the Caribbean offered to become part of Canada. I forget which one it was now, Anguila maybe, or Turks and Caicos. Anyway, our government showed no imagination and didn't follow up.

It would have been the perfect marriage. Canadians would have gained a tourist destination in the sun that they could go to without dealing with exchange rates and customs and stuff, while the Caribbean island would have gained a preferred market status among 24 million potential tourists without losing any of the market it already had. A common heritage as former members of the British Empire would likely mean that there would be a lot of overlap in legal systems and politics and the marriage could have been done seamlessly. Of course, it just made too much sense for the retards in Parliament.

the same can be said about Australia & New Zealand. our nations are so close we have united professional sporting comps, our legal systems are related and our consumer protection agencies combine resources to set 1 standard across the region.
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Re: If your country could annex another country, which would

Postby MrPanzerGeneral on Fri Mar 22, 2013 1:54 pm

greenoaks wrote:
Dukasaur wrote:In the 1970s one of the smaller former British colonies in the Caribbean offered to become part of Canada. I forget which one it was now, Anguila maybe, or Turks and Caicos. Anyway, our government showed no imagination and didn't follow up.

It would have been the perfect marriage. Canadians would have gained a tourist destination in the sun that they could go to without dealing with exchange rates and customs and stuff, while the Caribbean island would have gained a preferred market status among 24 million potential tourists without losing any of the market it already had. A common heritage as former members of the British Empire would likely mean that there would be a lot of overlap in legal systems and politics and the marriage could have been done seamlessly. Of course, it just made too much sense for the retards in Parliament.

the same can be said about Australia & New Zealand. our nations are so close we have united professional sporting comps, our legal systems are related and our consumer protection agencies combine resources to set 1 standard across the region.


Hmmm... thanks for the offer but there are absolutely no advantages for NZ to incorporate The West Island into our Dominion until you lot sort out your cricket team...
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Postby Juan_Bottom on Fri Mar 22, 2013 2:08 pm

Cuba will never leave our sights. =(
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Re: If your country could annex another country, which would

Postby greenoaks on Fri Mar 22, 2013 3:39 pm

MrPanzerGeneral wrote:
greenoaks wrote:
Dukasaur wrote:In the 1970s one of the smaller former British colonies in the Caribbean offered to become part of Canada. I forget which one it was now, Anguila maybe, or Turks and Caicos. Anyway, our government showed no imagination and didn't follow up.

It would have been the perfect marriage. Canadians would have gained a tourist destination in the sun that they could go to without dealing with exchange rates and customs and stuff, while the Caribbean island would have gained a preferred market status among 24 million potential tourists without losing any of the market it already had. A common heritage as former members of the British Empire would likely mean that there would be a lot of overlap in legal systems and politics and the marriage could have been done seamlessly. Of course, it just made too much sense for the retards in Parliament.

the same can be said about Australia & New Zealand. our nations are so close we have united professional sporting comps, our legal systems are related and our consumer protection agencies combine resources to set 1 standard across the region.


Hmmm... thanks for the offer but there are absolutely no advantages for NZ to incorporate The West Island into our Dominion until you lot sort out your cricket team...

why would we sort it out when we could just drop them all and follow yours.
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Re: If your country could annex another country, which would

Postby jonesthecurl on Fri Mar 22, 2013 5:08 pm

Wales would annex somewhere warm and not so wet - Madeira maybe.
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Re: If your country could annex another country, which would

Postby crispybits on Fri Mar 22, 2013 7:20 pm

England would annex Australia, Canada, India, a big chunk of the Caribbean, a couple of South Atlantic islands, Cyprus and a little peninsula on the edge of China..... oh wait....
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Re: If your country could annex another country, which would

Postby betiko on Fri Mar 22, 2013 7:28 pm

as a frenchman, i would like to annex great britain (and make them speak french). that's a wet dream we never managed to acheive! :lol:

In a more logical perspective, belgium, at least the french part, and the french part of switzerland.
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Re: If your country could annex another country, which would

Postby Lootifer on Fri Mar 22, 2013 7:28 pm

greenoaks wrote:
Dukasaur wrote:In the 1970s one of the smaller former British colonies in the Caribbean offered to become part of Canada. I forget which one it was now, Anguila maybe, or Turks and Caicos. Anyway, our government showed no imagination and didn't follow up.

It would have been the perfect marriage. Canadians would have gained a tourist destination in the sun that they could go to without dealing with exchange rates and customs and stuff, while the Caribbean island would have gained a preferred market status among 24 million potential tourists without losing any of the market it already had. A common heritage as former members of the British Empire would likely mean that there would be a lot of overlap in legal systems and politics and the marriage could have been done seamlessly. Of course, it just made too much sense for the retards in Parliament.

the same can be said about Australia & New Zealand. our nations are so close we have united professional sporting comps, our legal systems are related and our consumer protection agencies combine resources to set 1 standard across the region.

f*ck off mini-merica. Your political environment is poohs.

Plus were poor. Youd be silly, as a mineral rich country, to take us on.
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Postby Serbia on Fri Mar 22, 2013 8:40 pm

As an American, I would annex Monaco.

Bollocks.
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Postby john9blue on Fri Mar 22, 2013 11:35 pm

i'd say china, seeing as they are the second most powerful country in the world right now.

plus, we already have troops around the world for no reason at all, so it's not like we aren't capable of defending it.
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Postby koontz1973 on Sat Mar 23, 2013 1:27 am

As a Magyar, the third of Europe we lost 150 years ago.
As a Brit, Argentina so we can settle the Falklands once and for all.
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Postby notyou2 on Sat Mar 23, 2013 9:15 am

Canada would annex the US and make it socialist and take their guns.
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