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Thread #132804   Message #3011502
Posted By: Dave MacKenzie
20-Oct-10 - 11:20 AM
Thread Name: BS: Margaret Thatcher's Birthday-13 Oct 1925
Subject: RE: BS: Margaret Thatcher's Birthday.
"the idiots couldn't control her."

Apparently our European partners didn't have this problem. I remember reading about how they would get her focussed on one point that they were happy to concede, then do everything they wanted while she was convinced that she had won a great diplomatic victory.