Rational Human Wrote:
> So the shit has finally hit the fan, and it is now
> becoming apparent to everyone what many of us knew
> back in June 2016: Brexit ain't never happening.
> As is often the case with these sorts of things,
> there are two different primary reasons: the
> ostensible reason, and the real reason.
> In this case, the ostensible reason is a pretty
> good one as far as these things go. Namely, the UK
> has a major problem that they keep papering over
> for decades if not centuries, and it's called
> Northern Ireland. Blame Henry VIII, Anne Boleyn,
> Bloody Mary, Elizabeth I . . . but they are still
> dealing with the repercussions of this whole
> Catholic/Anglican thing 500 years later. The
> fuckers in Northern Ireland want to be Irish like
> their Catholic kinsmen to the south, but they also
> want to be part of the UK so they can protect
> their Protestant status.
> But if the UK is going to be cleaved from the EU,
> the cleaver has to strike somewhere and that
> somewhere would logically be at the border between
> the UK and the EU, and that border extends between
> Ireland (which is still in the EU) and Northern
> But the fuckers in Northern Ireland (who have
> seats in Parliament) HATE and will not accept a
> hard border between Ireland and Norther Ireland.
> So some folks say, fine, you can have a soft
> border with Ireland, but then we will have to
> impose a hard border between Northern Ireland and
> the rest of the UK.
> But the fuckers in Northern Ireland won't stand
> for that, either.
> In the good old days,this kind of thing would have
> been settled the old fashioned way: with men and
> arms. But irrational present day humans have made
> war - the greatest engine ever produced for
> resolving disputes once and for all - very
> difficult if not impossible to wage.
> Meaning that it becomes literally impossible to
> cleave the UK from the EU.
> England and Wales should withdraw from the UK and
> leave Northern Ireland and Scotland to their own
> device. But they won't do that, and absent that,
> it is pretty hard to see how the UK can ever be
> cleaved from the EU.
> So that is the ostensible reason that Brexit will
> be scotched (pun noted).
> The REAL reason that Brexit was never going to
> happen is that the elite, one-world-order, ruling
> class hated it from the beginning and has done
> everything in their power to throw sand in the
> gears and grind the process to a halt.
> So there will be another referendum and the elite
> ruling class will be sure to count the votes
> better this time around.
> Thus endeth the lesson, and thus endeth Brexit.