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“you had to go and see the ramones, there was no choice,” maintains rat scabies, drummer for london punk act the damned london has always rocked and the. London, the capital city of england and the united kingdom, has a history going back over 2,000 years during that time it has grown to one of the world's. While britain’s constitution remains famously unwritten (and it was only in 1998 that parliament formally adopted its own human rights act), this country has.
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