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  1. Thread: Email!

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    I am in the process of wrapping up a post grad...

    I am in the process of wrapping up a post grad course in management and leadership; the bs meter has been bending itself around the stop for quite some time.

    I did get a smirk from one of the...
  2. Thread: Email!

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    How about HSBC secure email, that requires me to...

    How about HSBC secure email, that requires me to enter a password every-time they send me an email, which is generally explaining what they have got wrong this time, and now need me to do something...
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    My old three legged monster had this problem....

    My old three legged monster had this problem.
    Vet commented that trying to get hold of him to put a catheter in was not easy, as the missing leg meant there was less to hang on to.
    Then he bit the...
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    My old club was asked by a local carp pond owner...

    My old club was asked by a local carp pond owner if we could help in removing weed from his lake.
    Working party went in, pulling weed by hand and letting it float to the surface for dragging....
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    IIRC Forgemasters were one of about five in the...

    IIRC Forgemasters were one of about five in the world that could handle what they did.

    I find it ironic that the government policy of "f**k business" gets thrown under the buss, when it is likely...
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    Here`s a giggle, The MOD just nationalised...

    Here`s a giggle, The MOD just nationalised Sheffield Forgemasters.

    https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-south-yorkshire-57997858
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    True, but a 10million turnover, whilst not to be...

    True, but a 10million turnover, whilst not to be sneezed at; would only put it on a par with one of the four major supermarket stores in my town.
    There again, I can only think of two local...
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    Depends where the boot landed.

    Depends where the boot landed.
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    A swift kick to the knackers would be either...

    A swift kick to the knackers would be either justified, or animal cruelty.
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    Resisting the urge to...

    Resisting the urge to comment.........................

    https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-57987491
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    I was always very anti coalition government,...

    I was always very anti coalition government, however I found the Cameron-Clegg coalition to be more than adequate overall.
    Certainly more palatable than anything from the last six years or so.
    It...
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    Dawn was at home, hence the public were safe.

    Dawn was at home, hence the public were safe.
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    One from this morning, ...

    One from this morning,

    https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-57973962

    So a little bit less shortly.

    It has long puzzled me why Bae, has not de-listed on the FTSE and re listed in the USA.
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    I doorstepped and leafleted at 6 general...

    I doorstepped and leafleted at 6 general elections, and a few council elections.
    Only once, have I been threatened or chased from the door step; that was in Warrington 2001.
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    It was displacement hull, with a small ~30hp...

    It was displacement hull, with a small ~30hp engine plodding away.
    We were heading back, when Fury(?) screamed past at 20+knots throwing up a huge rooster tail; the skipper said "We`ve dived the...
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    Plymouth, Really, Really, Really freaking slow...

    Plymouth, Really, Really, Really freaking slow boat?
    Spare cylinders stored below deck, access through a deck hatch that divers took turns in falling down when open?
    The skipper was head honcho for...
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    Saw this earlier, excerpt from Hitchhikers Guide...

    Saw this earlier, excerpt from Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy; Remind anyone else of the floppy haired blond one?

    "One of the major difficulties Trillian experienced in her relationship with...
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    So brown followed the tory scum budget for his...

    So brown followed the tory scum budget for his first two years, before ditching the balance the books approach and then set deficit budgets year on year.
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    well NVidia were damn keen to get ARM, which had...

    well NVidia were damn keen to get ARM, which had already been sold to some japanese investment vampire group, there is a chip fab in south wales that the chinese want. I didn`t realise there was...
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    Catch up; I was asking this prior to five years...

    Catch up; I was asking this prior to five years ago, when people started waving their union jack underpants around and claiming "we got our country back".

    Depressingly little is the actual answer....
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    http://www.bbc.co.uk/ahistoryoftheworld/objects/rj...

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/ahistoryoftheworld/objects/rjRT56COSs2TfwLmTo5BgA

    Cannon were test fired into an earth bank near to where the current A483 is; Cannon shot was found during the earthworks for...
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    And Blair won a landslide, with barely the votes...

    And Blair won a landslide, with barely the votes the Major scraped to victory with; people don`t vote anymore.
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    Raise ...

    Raise

    http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/wales/north_east/2998019.stm
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    My Father kept working until earlier this year...

    My Father kept working until earlier this year when ill health forced his hand, he is 84.
    He watched too many run screaming out the door at 65, and head first into the local crem, six months later....
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    I wonder if any idest test house could tell you...

    I wonder if any idest test house could tell you how many cylinders they have tested, given the number of cash transactions.
    I asked one for a VAT receipt once, the tester did not know how much the...
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