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Thread: Should Burgey be abolished?

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    Eternal Optimist / Cricket Web Staff Member GIMH's Avatar
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    Should Burgey be abolished?

    Either that or privatised imo
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    Already very private tbf.
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    If so there would need to be some transitional arrangements

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    Share giveaway IMO.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Burgey View Post
    Already very private tbf.
    and yet, all too public.
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    The problem was that it was a completely different world when Burgey was set up. Is it really suited to our current day and age?
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    Burgey is the Captain America of CW.
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    As a shareholder in Burgey Ltd I would like to attend the next AGM in Sydney
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    Quote Originally Posted by Daemon View Post
    As a shareholder in Burgey Ltd I would like to attend the next AGM in Sydney
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    Burgey is like corn. Always good. Almost always good.

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    Quote Originally Posted by zorax View Post
    The problem was that it was a completely different world when Burgey was set up. Is it really suited to our current day and age?
    Says a bloke who wants to bring logical reasoning to a debate over people's likes and dislikes of sports an sportspeople.

    No one wants to live in a world like that.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Burgey View Post
    Says a bloke who wants to bring logical reasoning to a debate over people's likes and dislikes of sports an sportspeople.

    No one wants to live in a world like that.
    I thought lawyers thrived off conflict

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    Quote Originally Posted by zorax View Post
    I thought lawyers thrived off conflict
    Just not just logical conflict...
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