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Politicians set about slashing swathes of funding for much-loved services



by sjhoward

This is the 1,994th post. It was published at 17:04 on Friday, 1st March 2013.

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After the council meeting was re-adjourned politicians set about slashing swathes of funding for much-loved services.

I assume that this sentence from this article in my home-town newspaper, is an indirect quote from one of the protesters rather than a representation of the view of the newspaper. However, an unfortunate preceding paragraph break makes it appear more like the latter.

The fact that this actually made me laugh out loud probably says more about me than the newspaper.

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