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Big Ben, big bucks: Brexit bell plan hits financial hurdle

Big Ben, big bucks: Brexit bell plan hits financial hurdle

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  1. This is the best tl;dr I could make, [original](https://apnews.com/21bfaed8534c39bebd37394aef3167d7) reduced by 77%. (I’m a bot)
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    > LONDON – Will Big Ben bong for Brexit? Not unless British taxpayers cough up the bucks.

    > Prime Minister Boris Johnson said Tuesday that "We're looking at whether the public can fund it." He said the government was considering a "Bung a bob for a Big Ben bong" fund so people who want to can contribute.

    > He said "If the public wants Big Ben to bong and the money is raised then that is great.”

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  2. So Boris wants his own bunga bunga party but somebody else to pay for it

  3. What a perfect metaphor for Brexit. Looking to overspend to make a big gesture that leaves everyone financially worse off.

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