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All 2 results for cuckoo speaker:Lembit Öpik

Orders of the Day — Northern Ireland Arms Decommissioning (Amendment) Bill (17 Dec 2001)

Lembit Öpik: ...of those of us who think that things are getting better, we have to build confidence in the communities in which people think that things are getting worse. He says that I am living in cloud cuckoo land. I accept that I am an optimist—and, as a Liberal Democrat, perhaps even an idealist—but I do not have time to fantasise to that extent. I dare to think that the points that I am making...

Space Industry (1 Feb 2001)

Lembit Öpik: ...force? When I started on this project many people laughed, but I am glad to say that--aided in part by Hollywood--people now understand the danger, and actually recognise that this is not cloud cuckoo land, or empty speculation. It is scientific fact, and there is clear and present danger that the human race needs to face up to sooner or later. The UK has the expertise to play a profoundly...

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