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    I honestly think he will even though the polls...

    I honestly think he will even though the polls say Biden.
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    I know it's you posting before I even check the...

    I know it's you posting before I even check the name of the poster. It must be a gift.
  3. I don't Torrent any more as most of what I want...

    I don't Torrent any more as most of what I want to watch is on Netflix & Prime but if you do, make sure you use a VPN...
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    Speaking as someone who's daughter is a DJ who...

    Speaking as someone who's daughter is a DJ who plays House music (Tech House and Deep House - She has just finished her first very very short season in Ibiza!) so, having some expertise in this field...
  5. Pension, all day every day. It's free money. Plus...

    Pension, all day every day. It's free money. Plus you can draw on some of it tax free at 55.
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    Kucoin have just been hacked for $150m

    Kucoin have just been hacked for $150m
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    14 years here. Same old, same old. Unusually for...

    14 years here. Same old, same old. Unusually for me, still married to the same woman.
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    So sorry for your loss.

    So sorry for your loss.
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    Just seen that's what you did! Good call!

    Just seen that's what you did! Good call!
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    I bought a very nice LG from Richer Sounds. Was...

    I bought a very nice LG from Richer Sounds. Was around £800 but was a 55". Three months on am still very happy.
  11. I think I've paid quite enough in commission...

    I think I've paid quite enough in commission thank you!

    You get my genuine thanks and I owe you a glass of fizz.
  12. You have PM.

    You have PM.
  13. Was your recommendation for IFA so thank you.

    Was your recommendation for IFA so thank you.
  14. Got OK from IFA yesterday who validated my...

    Got OK from IFA yesterday who validated my calculations. Will be retiring next year. Company to close in Jan then will umbrella until house sold.
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    I've not actually worn a watch since lockdown...

    I've not actually worn a watch since lockdown started.
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    Mine as well. Plus learn to weld properly.

    Mine as well. Plus learn to weld properly.
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    Thank you for the replies - I was actually quite...

    Thank you for the replies - I was actually quite heartened by most of them. I did a full eight hours again yesterday cutting and lifting sleepers single-handed and I'm actually less stiff today - my...
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    After retirement...

    So when I finally retire, will I be able to do more than a couple of hours gardening or decorating without my joints all seizing up? Late 50's, I've done 5 hours graft each day for the last two days...
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    Two wrongs don't make a right.

    Two wrongs don't make a right.
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    I'm with Vetran on this. I think you're wrong NaT.

    I'm with Vetran on this. I think you're wrong NaT.
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    Bought both of them - thanks guys.

    Bought both of them - thanks guys.
  22. I've just been renewed until the end of January....

    I've just been renewed until the end of January. Then, I was planning to retire but COVID has changed that.

    The "not commuting" has certainly extended my working life and as long as I can WFH...
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    Snake Plissken's supposed to be dead.

    Snake Plissken's supposed to be dead.
  24. Thread: Rubber ducky

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    Here's Little Richard.....

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tWCEG6lV0ek

    Well I like it....
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    I've got one of these....

    I've got one of these. Used it for years with no issues.
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    I've got a water rower, an exercise bike, some...

    I've got a water rower, an exercise bike, some hand weights and an indoor pool.

    Apparently 30lb per square foot is planning minimum for upper floors in residential property.
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    Copyright theft and espionage. The tales of...

    Copyright theft and espionage. The tales of people leaving their laptops in meeting rooms and the hard drives being cloned over lunch are not apocryphal.
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    I've got all my certs on there. For an oldie like...

    I've got all my certs on there. For an oldie like me it just shows that I'm still relevant as they are; a) for newish technology, b) recently dated.
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    Car detailing. Have open offer for when I retire.

    Car detailing. Have open offer for when I retire.
  30. I can't reply honestly to this post as it'll get...

    I can't reply honestly to this post as it'll get me banned. Suffice to say I totally disagree with you.
  31. Blimey, we agree.

    Blimey, we agree.
  32. They've been there since 1652 if they should "go...

    They've been there since 1652 if they should "go home" so should all the blacks in America. This forum is becoming way too woke and lefty for me.

    You can't rewrite history - just learn from it.
  33. That's a good summation. My current contract is...

    That's a good summation. My current contract is up at the end of this month. If (and it's a big if) that I get renewed, then business as usual to the end of March. After that I'll MVL, take the cash...
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    That's really going some. I've done 125 and I...

    That's really going some. I've done 125 and I thought that was doing well.
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    What irks me about this is that it's the police...

    What irks me about this is that it's the police posting the pictures.
  36. I set up a Parler account. Apparently she got...

    I set up a Parler account.

    Apparently she got banned for saying someone had "big balls" and was "hung like a baboon". Hate speech?
  37. I think she's necessary. I was one of the million...

    I think she's necessary. I was one of the million followers on Twitter. Not liking the fact she's been banned.
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    Do you have a link as I can't find it? I've read...

    Do you have a link as I can't find it? I've read Penguin's "Essays".
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    I've read all his books and articles again since...

    I've read all his books and articles again since going into lockdown and I'm currently finishing off an Orwell biography. My favourite was Coming Up For Air. The way he wrote about the past from 1938...
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    This will never stop. It'll only start with...

    This will never stop. It'll only start with comedies. That is why it's unacceptable.
  41. What about the homophobic, Nazi sympathiser,...

    What about the homophobic, Nazi sympathiser, racist, white priveleged?

    :wave:
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    Far right extremist website? Believing it...

    Far right extremist website? Believing it doesn't make it so.
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    Bias Analysed: 96.8%* of Maitlis Tweets...

    Bias Analysed: 96.8%* of Maitlis Tweets Anti-Boris - Guido Fawkes
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    I've really enjoyed lockdown so far. I can't get...

    I've really enjoyed lockdown so far. I can't get any kumquats for my Old-fashioneds but apart from that's it's been grand. Lovely to really enjoy the house and garden for a change.
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    I'm of the opinion the Daily Mail comments are...

    I'm of the opinion the Daily Mail comments are mostly being doctored regarding this. Happening a lot since the new editor took over and they politically changed direction.

    FWIW I don't care about...
  46. A three year old Continental Supersports would be...

    A three year old Continental Supersports would be my choice. I've got a GT Speed. If nothing goes wrong bank on 3-4k per year on servicing and consumables and a lot more than that on depreciation....
  47. Cycle 8 hours. Walk 25 hours. Assuming I don't...

    Cycle 8 hours. Walk 25 hours. Assuming I don't stop and was fit.
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    Just some brief notes to record work done for...

    Just some brief notes to record work done for clients.
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    Diary App for Windows

    I'm looking for a lightweight tool for Windows that I can use to make a note of what I'm doing each day.

    Is anyone using an application to do this or just Outlook?

    TIA
  50. Thread: X Æ A-12

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    Look at the state of his missus. As the saying...

    Look at the state of his missus. As the saying goes "I wouldn't touch her with yours".
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