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View Diary: My Time in the U.K., Their Hopes and Fears (78 comments)

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  •  Lived in Lancaster (1+ / 0-)
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    aufklaerer

    Drove through Milnthorpe often.  Or around it on the M6/A590 if in a hurry.

    Absolutely second your visitor recommendations

    I was there this spring and this was the first time I had struck up conversations with strangers on the train -- and they invariably came to the subject of our election.  People desperately want to see the back of the Republicans.  It is an amazing contrast with less than a generation ago; sentiment in 1988 was quite solidly for Bush sr.  What a contrast with Bush jr.  

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