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GCHQ to encode all secret messages in Welsh

Following an internal review of the damage caused by NSA whistle blower Edward Snowden, the government’s ultra secret agency responsible for intercepting Facebook feeds and Twitter trends has announced that it is adding an additional layer to government encryption.

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Posted: Oct 9th, 2014
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Welsh Language to be given future tense

We’ve thought about it for a long time. It’s pretty obvious that a future tense comes in handy when you want to, you know, plan stuff as opposed to just remembering what Wales used to be like.’

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Posted: Apr 14th, 2013
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Campaign to make Gangsta an official language

Following Dr David Starkey’s declaration on Newsnight that the white population from Tottenham to Clapham has now ‘integrated into the pervasive black Gangsta culture’, the Welsh Language Society – with its long experience of protest campaigns – has been advising this community on how to have Gangsta recognised as an official language by the UK and EU authorities.

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Posted: Sep 19th, 2011
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Twitter admits £10m Cornish-language site ‘may have been a mistake’

WTF?The decision followed the massive success of the Welsh version of the site, ‘Twttwr’, where tweets in text-speak were said to have lost nothing for the omission of vowels.

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Posted: Sep 10th, 2009
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