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    Sticky: :wave: Morning all if all there be :wave: ...

    :wave: Morning all if all there be :wave:

    Grey.

    Foggy!.

    Hints of blue sky.

    Bit warmer in here this morning at 17.4 deg.
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    Sticky: For which relief much thanks. :eyes So that's...

    For which relief much thanks. :eyes

    So that's BTVS S5 E16 & 17, Angel S2 E16 & 17 done & dusted.

    As it were.

    Harmony turned up in Angel.
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    Sticky: Tea this evening was spag bol, the bol being of...

    Tea this evening was spag bol, the bol being of last week's manufacture.

    I thought I'd got the chili con carne by mistake judging by the heat of it, but it really was bol.

    Rounded off with 1.05...
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    Sticky: Om. Following the walk up to the viewless...

    Om.

    Following the walk up to the viewless point, a little more "gardening" transpired, inasmuch as more of the pile of detritus got put into the 4 green waste bags ready for a trip down the dump...
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    Sticky: Aye, not to mention the money I've saved on ink...

    Aye, not to mention the money I've saved on ink for an A3 HP inkjet that was taken out of the box, connected to a PC and that's as far as it ever went. :eyes

    The idea was it would print A3...
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    Sticky: 3 year? Pah! That's nothing. I've got a PLC...

    3 year?

    Pah! That's nothing.

    I've got a PLC upstairs that StrangeloveLtd bought in 1999 for no readily apparent reason.

    It's still in the box. :smokin

    There's a VHS/dvd recorder thingie...
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    Sticky: Haven't dusted in ages, mostly because everything...

    Haven't dusted in ages, mostly because everything has something else on top of it.

    I moved into this tuliphole of mine a year last April and the extremely expensive hifi is sitting on shelves as...
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    Being an :oldgit: I remember well the 2 year wait...

    Being an :oldgit: I remember well the 2 year wait for a phone installation.

    Then the phone was installed but no connection to the exchange.

    That took another 6 months and a complaint then we...
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    Trying very hard to remember when the UK...

    Trying very hard to remember when the UK nationally coordinated anything.:oldgit:
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    :rollin: Now we'll never know. Oh dear, how...

    :rollin: Now we'll never know.

    Oh dear, how sad, never mind.
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    Sticky: Me too, the limits of my viewing are the Oak...

    Me too, the limits of my viewing are the Oak Island nutjobs and Dr Pimplepopper.

    The rest of it is dvds.

    Sky sent me a "come back to Sky for £14" thing this morning that got ripped up.

    In...
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    Wasn't she the one in that little wooden box with...

    Wasn't she the one in that little wooden box with the gps lock?

    I thought it quite cruel really. :eyes
  13. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nzIdLB0ZX68

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nzIdLB0ZX68
  14. Old age is a real bitch. :( :oldgit: There's...

    Old age is a real bitch. :( :oldgit:

    There's pills for that now.
  15. BOGOF! What's not to like. :D

    BOGOF!

    What's not to like. :D
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    Sticky: ^^ Wot? No Bab5 which is replete with spaceships...

    ^^ Wot? No Bab5 which is replete with spaceships of many origins. :eyes

    :wave: Morning all if all there be :wave:

    Grey.

    Dark.

    Dreary.
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    Sticky: Odd innit? I quite miss the endless tedium of...

    Odd innit? I quite miss the endless tedium of eyer ejumakshen.

    Who'd have thunk?

    The evening's entertainment was BTVS S5 E14 & 15, plus Angel S2 E14 & 15.

    I'd quite forgotten that BTVS S5...
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    Sticky: :wave: Another trip down the dump tripped,...

    :wave:

    Another trip down the dump tripped, with 4 green waste bags full to the brim & stamped down on to get more in, like.

    The afternoon's perusal of Freecell was unsuccessful. :(

    Tea this...
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    Sticky: Has that moneybags clown found TPD yet?

    Has that moneybags clown found TPD yet?
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    Sticky: :wave: Walked the walk. It didn't rain on me....

    :wave: Walked the walk.

    It didn't rain on me. :yay:

    Further supplies of Morrisons pumpkin seed bread obtained.

    I used one of the old unimproved to make them worse tills.

    Lunch today was...
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    Sticky: Look on the bright side, you don't have half a...

    Look on the bright side, you don't have half a century of junk that used to be distributed between two houses to fit into one smaller one. :eyes

    In with the hoi polloi.

    Some of the irritation...
  22. No tulip sherlock.:eyes

    No tulip sherlock.:eyes
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    Sticky: :wave: Morning all :wave: Dry No current...

    :wave: Morning all :wave:

    Dry No current precipitation.

    Damp.

    Dank.

    Dreary.
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    Sticky: And thusly did it come to pass, verily BTVS S5...

    And thusly did it come to pass, verily BTVS S5 E12 & 13 (this last wherein Dawn discovers what she is) and Angel S2 E12 & 13 (this last being some mad lovesick physicist nearly destroys the world...
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    Sticky: Odd innit? But there you go. No chance of that...

    Odd innit? But there you go.

    No chance of that for me.

    Tea this evening was some more of that epic chili con carne I made last month.

    It was nice enough.

    Now rounding it all off with 1.05...
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    Sticky: It's so unpleasant out there that I forewent my...

    It's so unpleasant out there that I forewent my walk this morning.

    It doesn't look as if the afternoon is likely to be any better, so walkless today. :eyes

    It wouldn't be so bad if it wasn't...
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    Sticky: :wave: In with the hoi polloi :wave: I've got...

    :wave: In with the hoi polloi :wave:

    I've got to go before I start killing people. :devil

    The sighing man, the sniffer, the twat with the telephone, the flatulent one.

    The fecking woman and...
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    Sticky: :wave: Morning all :wave: Grey. Dark. ...

    :wave: Morning all :wave:

    Grey.

    Dark.

    Dank.

    Dreary.
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    Sticky: To whit: S5 E10 & 11, S2 E10 & 11. Plus the...

    To whit: S5 E10 & 11, S2 E10 & 11.

    Plus the special features etc.

    I see there's a snow warning for tomorrow. :eyes

    According to the news there's been snow in Ystradgynlais this evening.
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    Sticky: Tea this evening was the last of Sunday's roast...

    Tea this evening was the last of Sunday's roast lamb with carrots and onions.

    I forgot to put hot paprika in with the cornflour but in the event it was ok if a little less inneresting.

    Rounded...
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    Sticky: Nope. 77,500 results. :rollin: It brings up a...

    Nope. 77,500 results. :rollin:

    It brings up a big red notice saying, in essence, you can't do this search.

    Having done it on this box I'm not altogether surprised.:eyes


    Having popped down...
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    Sticky: In with the hoi polloi. I expect to walk out...

    In with the hoi polloi.

    I expect to walk out of the door to find it raining.

    The way it almost did yesterday.:ohwell

    Just found out that the net nanny in here won't let you do a search on...
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    The cockroach was spilling his bile again this...

    The cockroach was spilling his bile again this morning.

    I went & had a dump to get away from it.

    Now where did I put that bottle of "Raid Ant and Roach killer".

    :smokin
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    Excellent. One day it blocked 83 ads. Which...

    Excellent.

    One day it blocked 83 ads.

    Which was good.

    I won't miss "Hurrah for the Blackshirts". :eyes
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    Sticky: Watched that back in the day (though it exists in...

    Watched that back in the day (though it exists in the pile).

    Rather good in a you may be paranoid but they really are out to get you sort of way.

    :wave: Morning all if all there be :wave:
    ...
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    Sticky: BTVS S5 E8 & 9, Angel S2 E8 & 9. Wherein...

    BTVS S5 E8 & 9, Angel S2 E8 & 9.

    Wherein Buffy's mum gets sick and a resurrected Darla gets sired again.


    Now watching Dr Pimplepopper.

    Woman with a "lipoma" at the top of the crack in her...
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    Sticky: Tea this evening was M&S breaded haddock...

    Tea this evening was M&S breaded haddock (chunky).

    Which was nice enough.

    Now being rounded off with 1.05 pints of Good Glengettie Tea.

    The evening's entertainment is expected to be BTVS and...
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    Sticky: Cheese. Mature cheese.

    Cheese. Mature cheese.
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    Sticky: Nope, I got a fresh loaf of that yesterday. ...

    Nope, I got a fresh loaf of that yesterday.

    There's sommat else but I'm fecked if I can remember what.

    Since this morning the temperature has dropped from 15.4 to 15.1, so I've turned the...
  40. Must be galling to be beaten in the electoral...

    Must be galling to be beaten in the electoral college by an orange psychopath/sociopath.
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    Sticky: Lunch was baked beans on Morrisons multiseed...

    Lunch was baked beans on Morrisons multiseed toast (crust again).

    It was nice enough, followed by a beetroot sandwich for no other reason than I like beetroot sandwiches. :smokin

    Now getting...
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    Sticky: That didn't last long, by the time I'd left the...

    That didn't last long, by the time I'd left the hoi polloi it was 10 10ths overcast and the rain started halfway through the walk just as I reached the viewless point.

    Trip to Morrisons was...
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    Sticky: In with the hoi polloi. Still sunny out there,...

    In with the hoi polloi.

    Still sunny out there, but quite chilly on the stagger down.

    It's quite fragrant in here at the moment as the flatulent one hasn't started sharing yet.

    :wave:
    ...
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    Sticky: :wave: Morning all :wave: Dry. Blue sky...

    :wave: Morning all :wave:

    Dry.

    Blue sky with hints of simpsonesque visible through the gap in the curtains.

    15.4 deg in here today probably down to the expenditure of gas yesterday.

    I...
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    If he's speaking then the chances are it's all...

    If he's speaking then the chances are it's all lies.

    The buffoon doesn't even know how to behave at the Cenotaph.

    Remarkable.
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    Sticky: The next ep includes the finding of what they...

    The next ep includes the finding of what they think is the "90 foot stone", this being a stone that was found 90 feet down the money pit with an inscription more or less along the lines of "don't...
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    Sticky: This is the perennial situation with freezers and...

    This is the perennial situation with freezers and fridges.

    I've never got lower than about 6 inches deep in the chest freezer.

    Feck alone nose exactly wot's in there, left to me by the late...
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    Sticky: Done & dusted. I still can't reverse that...

    Done & dusted.

    I still can't reverse that fecking car for toffee. :eyes

    Observed in the scrap metal skip: set of cutlery of the sort that I'm still using, it being Sheffield, EPNS, etc.
    ...
  49. The 2000 uses core memory so I suppose if I was...

    The 2000 uses core memory so I suppose if I was incautious enough to string a mains supply down to the shed (thanks to the sparkies chopping off the existing cable down there), I could see if the one...
  50. The Hazeltine 2000 terminals connected to the...

    The Hazeltine 2000 terminals connected to the GA16-220 in Siliconix were 74 x 27 which made their replacement a bit inneresting in an awkward sort of way. :eyes

    After all, who needs lower case...
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