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British Parliament bar brawl

Last Thursday night, for the second time in a year, a brawl broke out in one of the exclusive watering holes at the British House of Commons. These brawls have shared two common denominators: lots of booze -- and independent Member of Parliament Eric Joyce. Tony Grew is the Parliamentary Editor at the news website Politics Home. We reached him in...
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Last Thursday night, for the second time in a year, a brawl broke out in one of the exclusive watering holes at the British House of Commons. 

These brawls have shared two common denominators: lots of booze -- and independent Member of Parliament Eric Joyce.

Tony Grew is the Parliamentary Editor at the news website Politics Home. We reached him in London.

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