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(, Sat 25 Feb 2012, 10:13, archived)
# Despite its bloody evolution and subsequent history, I still think the Union flag is one of the coolest on the planet.
(, Sat 25 Feb 2012, 10:27, archived)
# it's going to look a bit weird if scotland goes its own way
(, Sat 25 Feb 2012, 10:31, archived)
# Maybe we can set up a loan agreement. We leave it on, but pay the Scots an annual usage fee.
(, Sat 25 Feb 2012, 10:42, archived)
# the scots should pay us
for advertising their shitty backward province
(, Sat 25 Feb 2012, 12:18, archived)
# Plus, the joke's on any extremist groups that want to use it in their campaign
as it was named after an immigrant.
(, Sat 25 Feb 2012, 10:34, archived)
# Bob Flag?
(, Sat 25 Feb 2012, 10:45, archived)
# Vladimir Unionjackski.
(, Sat 25 Feb 2012, 10:48, archived)
# The Butcher's Apron
(, Sat 25 Feb 2012, 10:39, archived)
# I can fully understand that particular moniker.
(, Sat 25 Feb 2012, 10:46, archived)
# nah too abstract. there's a russian state flag somewhere
which has a bloody bear carrying an axe. We should have incorporated the welsh dragon and given him a bazooka
(, Sat 25 Feb 2012, 10:40, archived)
# There'll be a big White Space Party just waiting to be filled if Scotland does go it alone.
Dragons with bazookas should definitely go on the list.
(, Sat 25 Feb 2012, 10:45, archived)
# It is the Union flag
but the name of that flag is the Union Jack.

Fuck Stephen fucking Fry, that is what it is called, it pre-dates ships' jacks and is to do with the name anyway.

The whole internet is awash with the idea that it is a Union Flag and not the Union Jack, but saying it often does not make it right.

Cunts.
(, Sat 25 Feb 2012, 20:53, archived)
# It's the union flag.
"...popularly called the Union Jack, although, strictly speaking, this applies only when it is flown on the flagstaff of a warship." quoted from a paper, pre-Internet encyclopedia.
(, Tue 28 Feb 2012, 17:27, archived)
# Can we have a PMS one as well please :D
(, Sat 25 Feb 2012, 10:35, archived)
# ah
you've just discovered the boundary of my limited tech know how. The only PMS file I know is the one the wife downloads every month
(, Sat 25 Feb 2012, 10:36, archived)
# hahaha o_0
(, Sat 25 Feb 2012, 10:58, archived)
# *dodges flying high-heel*


Good morning, everyone. :)
(, Sat 25 Feb 2012, 10:45, archived)
# Flag party!
(, Sat 25 Feb 2012, 10:50, archived)
# It all makes sense now!
(, Sat 25 Feb 2012, 10:54, archived)
# a quickie before I flattened those layers
(, Sat 25 Feb 2012, 10:51, archived)
# 8D
(, Sat 25 Feb 2012, 11:02, archived)
# Isn't that a .ZIP file icon?
/Pedant
(, Mon 27 Feb 2012, 11:05, archived)