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    You only have to look in this thread. They'll...

    You only have to look in this thread. They'll claim voting fraud, they'll rail about the fake news and the MSM agenda, they'll blame international interference, etc.

    It's odd how in the UK, our...
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    Rarely, but this time JB has made it clear he is...

    Rarely, but this time JB has made it clear he is an 'interim' president i.e. 1-term. I would suspect she is very much seen as their next nominee which is why the VP pick was SO important this time...
  3. When the inevitable happens, can we rename him...

    When the inevitable happens, can we rename him OneManBanned?
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    They didn't really seem to get onto tough...

    They didn't really seem to get onto tough questions. Those were basic obvious ones he knew he'd be asked.
    His "oh stop twisting my words you mean lady" is pretty pathetic though. If he can't deal...
  5. Thread: Wales Lock Down

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    Technically 17 days. Not sure if that's taking...

    Technically 17 days. Not sure if that's taking this into account, or just so it can run 2 weeks plus the weekend?
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    It's almost like they're taking their lockdowns...

    It's almost like they're taking their lockdowns seriously... the only way a 2-week lockdown will work is if it is very well followed.
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    I thought they could expense it all anyway? The...

    I thought they could expense it all anyway? The MP salary at first sight is very high, at second sight you realise they have a lot of outgoings, but then you realise their expenses are pretty...
  8. Thread: Give me five

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    Pattern of the pandemic. Wait for England to do...

    Pattern of the pandemic. Wait for England to do something, then copy it a few weeks later so it looks like they're independent and change some detail.
  9. Maybe there's a link between health and age....

    Maybe there's a link between health and age. Who'd have thought it.

    Trump did have a couple of good lines, the "you had 8 years to do this" one being the strongest. He also just repeats...
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    You won't get fat. The calories are in the...

    You won't get fat. The calories are in the alcohol..
  11. The trick with good trolling is to leave some...

    The trick with good trolling is to leave some shred of believability.
  12. The bar is VERY low but while Joe had...

    The bar is VERY low but while Joe had better-prepared points, he was very ponderous and stumbled over his words often. I think it's a shame they didn't let Joe stand 4 years ago.

    If this debate...
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    A few years ago my coffee machine died. I ordered...

    A few years ago my coffee machine died. I ordered another one but unwrapping it to make morning coffee, didn't realise the glass jug was loose on the hot-plate and dropped it on the floor. Needed...
  14. A wine aficionado mate says there are some great...

    A wine aficionado mate says there are some great ones, but I have never tried them. I think he might have said they keep the good stuff for themselves in Germany :)
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    Apart from all the thorny moral issues, taking...

    Apart from all the thorny moral issues, taking kids away and looking after them is VERY costly. If you think a few sandwiches is money badly spent...
    I know people who have adopted older children...
  16. Nah, you're just drinking the wrong ones. If only...

    Nah, you're just drinking the wrong ones. If only Mich was still here to teach us.
  17. It's sad how some people are mentally unable to...

    It's sad how some people are mentally unable to grasp that asking a question doesn't imply endorsement. The very concept of abstract/academic discussion is alien to them.

    What's more interesting...
  18. Does the USA want a disabled president?

    Does the USA want a disabled president?
  19. Never tried domestic wine; heard good things but...

    Never tried domestic wine; heard good things but it always seems pricey. Like when you get a brand new whisky distillery: hey, you've never heard of us would you like to pay £60 for a bottle of...
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    Apparently Trump is going to upload something to...

    Apparently Trump is going to upload something to his website that shows how Joe was lying about something or other. Still no sign of his tax returns. 4 years+ to audit some accounts...
  21. I call it a 0-0 draw after being up with...

    I call it a 0-0 draw after being up with toothache and catching it live. Trump far less unpleasant, Joe pretty sluggish with out the spark he had last time.

    It was at least an actual debate, but I...
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    So would you like the school bus to pick the...

    So would you like the school bus to pick the children up, take them all to school to collect lunch, then take them back home right away?
    During lockdown staff and employees did distribution runs but...
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    Which answer makes it OK to not feed starving...

    Which answer makes it OK to not feed starving children?
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    Money is traditionally seen as helpful for...

    Money is traditionally seen as helpful for poverty. Personally I would rather see meals provided than cash, but logistics are tricky.
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    Yes there's that section on pandemics in the...

    Yes there's that section on pandemics in the handbook.
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    Because they're poor. Because they don't know how...

    Because they're poor. Because they don't know how to. Because they can't be bothered.

    Does it matter why?
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    Can you clarify? BBL is definitely a good...

    Can you clarify?

    BBL is definitely a good option though it is still a loan of course. Sounds like you're a slam-dunk for eligibility if you've been working for some time and have the turnover for...
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    The BBC is between the lines hinting Boris' hard...

    The BBC is between the lines hinting Boris' hard line might actually be working and has caught the EU off guard, who thought he wouldn't call their bluff.

    I'm still not going to rule out some deal...
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    I've used a development platform that involves...

    I've used a development platform that involves both code, and visual elements you can plumb together to model flow and so on. Actually pretty neat though it is so niche it doesn't save anyone any...
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    You must've got lucky with your local driver. We...

    You must've got lucky with your local driver. We get collections made about 50% of the time - get a notification "sorry you driver couldn't make the collection" when we've been sat at home and know...
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    Ideologically, I support the government stance...

    Ideologically, I support the government stance that free school meals means providing meals at school, not paying for kids' meals year-round. Lockdown and school closures was a special case because...
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    Maybe everyone will want one per house, even...

    Maybe everyone will want one per house, even though it's total gluttony, and we'll want more!

    I never understood the love for turkey. It's just second-rate chicken.
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    Probably go to team up with Tony in the East, to...

    Probably go to team up with Tony in the East, to continue his work towards world peace.
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    I read an article a few years back which...

    I read an article a few years back which explained if you had a job which would take 3 years with current CPUs and your budget constraints, the best option was to do nothing for a 6-12 months because...
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    . We might be on our 2nd wave, they're on their...

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    We might be on our 2nd wave, they're on their 3rd. Although in reality, Europe had a lull while it's rampaged across the US unhindered - they had sustained deaths of 1000-ish per day as Trump was...
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    They have had Joe ahead in Florida polls for...

    They have had Joe ahead in Florida polls for quite a while, though we're talking 1.5% so not exactly a sure thing.
    The other day, they had Joe ahead in Ohio though latest polls reverse that to a .2%...
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    There's always something new around the corner!

    There's always something new around the corner!
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    We all know you can report on the same facts to...

    We all know you can report on the same facts to highlight what you want.

    I think he's on the way out but I won't be trusting a partisan source.
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    If British Rail ran a parcel service that would...

    If British Rail ran a parcel service that would be great. My house used to be next to a railway line, they'd have to relay some track but...
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    Not wanting to sound like Trump, but I wouldn't...

    Not wanting to sound like Trump, but I wouldn't trust the WP or NYT any more than I would trust the Guardian to report on Tory news :)
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    Imagine getting run over by a steam train... that...

    Imagine getting run over by a steam train... that would take some doing.
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    True but I don't think doorstep collections are...

    True but I don't think doorstep collections are that widely used except for Amazon returns. It's a faff finding who to use especially if you're not super internet-savvy.

    Plus, tarnished as it is,...
  43. Thread: My Lunch

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    If I was instigating this policy, I'd say they...

    If I was instigating this policy, I'd say they can't serve booze for "business lunches".
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    Fair point, but isn't this sort of last-minute...

    Fair point, but isn't this sort of last-minute revelation par for the course in an election? Do people buy it?
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    They categorically proved Russia interfered to...

    They categorically proved Russia interfered to help Trump in 2016 and it didn't hurt him. Hillary didn't really seem badly hurt by her email server. So I doubt it. The people who get in a froth about...
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    I suppose you predicted CV. You utter, flipping...

    I suppose you predicted CV. You utter, flipping ignoramus. Try reading what you write before clicking the big shiny post button.
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    Nope.

    Nope.
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    He probably didn't know the job was going to be...

    He probably didn't know the job was going to be like this :)

    You certainly are.
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    After having to be Brexit PM and Covid PM, who...

    After having to be Brexit PM and Covid PM, who would want to stay on in the job? It's going to be horrific and miserable.
  50. Permies are probably given a company laptop to...

    Permies are probably given a company laptop to work on. That could be a factor.
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