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    You are lucky they even told you that you weren't...

    You are lucky they even told you that you weren't needed anymore. Lots of the time you just get ghosted. Move on.
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    My kid's school has pretty strict policies...

    My kid's school has pretty strict policies against turning your camera on. Audio only.
  3. Very similar to the Icelandic volcano when all...

    Very similar to the Icelandic volcano when all the travel insurance companies simply refused to pay out since it would be too expensive.
  4. Thread: Kerching!

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    Whatever happened with the petition I signed to...

    Whatever happened with the petition I signed to name one of those car parks after Nigel Farage? Now that it looks like they will cost £50 an hour to park next to a portaloo, they are crying out for...
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    Something about crooked bananas? And I think...

    Something about crooked bananas? And I think there was something else about warning messages printed on bags of party balloons saying kids should not eat them. Those two will certainly be on the...
  6. I wonder what could be more sinister than a mob...

    I wonder what could be more sinister than a mob storming the capital building looking for politicans to kill? I guess we wouldn't want that Nigel.
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    I got a no name one from Amazon for £5. The...

    I got a no name one from Amazon for £5. The camera works great but for some reason the microphone doesn't work with zoom. A £5 microphone fixed that and now I'm set. My work has settled into...
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    Not here in Richmond, the kids are smoking like...

    Not here in Richmond, the kids are smoking like crazy. You can't go anywhere without seeing a bunch of kids sitting on a bench toking up. How do they afford it? Where they heck are they buying it?
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    Interesting, thanks

    Interesting, thanks
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    Sure, but NorthernLads idea was that all the...

    Sure, but NorthernLads idea was that all the courses would be plotted in advance and checked to avoid collisions. If a drone is blown of course, then it would compensate of course but would no...
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    I can't imagine that GPS location is so precise...

    I can't imagine that GPS location is so precise that these drones could avoid hitting each other. And the slightest wind would blow them all over the place, nullifying any previous calculations on...
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    I'd like some technical details, like how big...

    I'd like some technical details, like how big those drones are.

    I heard an interview with a guy who put on the show and he said they are each programmed to hit certain GPS co ordiantes at certain...
  13. Are you thinking of "Psycho Killer" by Talking...

    Are you thinking of "Psycho Killer" by Talking Heads?
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    Yes

    Yes
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    Anyone want to sell a Win 10 License?

    I'm building a PC for my boy. Does anyone have Win 10 license? Home or pro is fine

    If this doesn't work, what's the deal with the sites selling them? Which ones are legit and will I get ripped...
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    In American English electrocuted always means...

    In American English electrocuted always means dead. Shock is anything that doesn't kill you. Took a while to get used to, but nothing like the UK "beating off" competitors which is getting rarer...
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    I used to work with a big team of Indians and...

    I used to work with a big team of Indians and they were obsessed with biriyani. Once or twice I managed to get in when someone's mother in law cooked a giant batch.
  18. That lady was druuuuunk! I don't know where they...

    That lady was druuuuunk! I don't know where they dug up wasted Karen but she's a lot more fun to watch than Trump. Even Gulianni was trying to get her to shut up.
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    Thanks for the responses everyone , except...

    Thanks for the responses everyone , except NorthernLad who should seek help.

    I'm still considering.
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    Yes, I saw this posted months ago and came very...

    Yes, I saw this posted months ago and came very close to buying it. It was just a bit too big and the wife was complaining so I skipped it thinking another deal would come along soon. Little did I...
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    Should I get a Colour Laser Printer?

    Every inkjet printer I've ever had was fiddly and used ink like crazy. A few years back I bought a colour laser printer and found it pretty nice until the end when I spent a fortune to replace the...
  22. I think one month is a little early to be sure...

    I think one month is a little early to be sure that this permie job is going to take up two hours a day. You could easily get an email that says "Monday you are going to start with a new team, they...
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    I helped pass it over the crowd. I was a...

    I helped pass it over the crowd.

    I was a steward during the protests against the first two Trump visits and it was an amazing experience. I was on the front row of people making the "box" (A...
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    The humiliations begin? Here's what...

    The humiliations begin?

    Here's what humiliation looks like :
    https://img.huffingtonpost.com/asset/5cf527e72500005500dbe436.jpeg?cache=448LFlnnrT&ops=scalefit_960_noupscale
    That's the face you...
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    I've heard that the question of whether a...

    I've heard that the question of whether a President can pardon himself is similar to "Can Jesus heat a burrito in a microwave hot enough to burn even his mouth?"
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    My limited research backs this up. Beyond...

    My limited research backs this up. Beyond burgers are really good, but slightly too expensive for a family of 4. They cook like meat and taste like meat and even get the little crispy grilled bits...
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    And it’s fair for every vote to be counted. Trump...

    And it’s fair for every vote to be counted. Trump can ask all he wants, he is not running this election.
    And if you think there’s a grand conspiracy to withhold results coordinated by election...
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    You do know that taxes have gone up for most...

    You do know that taxes have gone up for most people under Trump? He did a tax cut but it mostly helped big business and then timed out for average people. Then some technical changes made the...
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    You can't belittle people who are already little....

    You can't belittle people who are already little. Little racists who support a big racist with little hands and a little mushroom dick.
    And it's disgusting that I have any idea what Trump's dick...
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    Why is all this nonsense being posted here? Are...

    Why is all this nonsense being posted here? Are these people paid Russian trolls? They seem to have high post counts, but why post things that are demonstrably untrue and obviously wrong? There's...
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    What kind of utter nonsense is this? People are...

    What kind of utter nonsense is this? People are already voting in droves, mostly the democrats and the young. Can we please have some pro trump arguments that are not simply insane?

    The laptop...
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    It's a federal standard as far as I can tell. ...

    It's a federal standard as far as I can tell. Don't have enough information to blame anyone.
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    First I've heard of that. Please post a link. ...

    First I've heard of that. Please post a link. Hold on a minute let me check the BBC news website, that would be big enough to be on the front page.....Nothing?! Wait a minute, the international...
  34. From the article: "The huge machine ... climbed...

    From the article:
    "The huge machine ... climbed too much in an effort to pull away from the flat waters of the lake"

    Of all the problems I thought this plane would have, I never expected flying...
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    They sent me two massive voting guides,...

    They sent me two massive voting guides, especially big because they were written in Spanish as well. I started getting curious when they didn't actually send me a ballot, turns out I had to...
  36. Translation: You can keep answering each of my...

    Translation: You can keep answering each of my arguments point by point and I am just going to keep saying them
  37. They want their cake and eat it to. I believe...

    They want their cake and eat it to. I believe that was promised as well.
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    By the way, I emailed my ballot today to Arizona....

    By the way, I emailed my ballot today to Arizona. Also voted for some kind of marijuana legalisation.
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    I always get my election news from Target Early...

    I always get my election news from Target Early Target smart ™

    Do you feel a little bit stupid that the other Trump supporter on here just said that Trump is actually ageing in reverse? Or have...
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    I worked at giffgaff for a time and there were...

    I worked at giffgaff for a time and there were lots of very positive things about it. If you are a hipster, or can tolerate hipsters and do java, it could be perfect.
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    What do you think could possibly be on that...

    What do you think could possibly be on that laptop? Even sillier is the idea that whatever it is could be put into a picture that Trump can wave around tonight.

    I think I liked the "Biden is...
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    Says the person who was utterly convinced before...

    Says the person who was utterly convinced before the debate that Biden is so senile he can't string two words together. Did the same people tell you about this laptop thing?
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    I find it very useful even though I have recently...

    I find it very useful even though I have recently moved to perm. It gives me a bit of confirmation bias to make me feel better about permiedom, and serves as an indicator to when I can come back and...
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    Er, something happened to my phone to make it go...

    Er, something happened to my phone to make it go completely no signal. Once I restarted it, the OTP came in. Not really Cater Allen's fault and later I was able to get back in without a hitch.
    ...
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    I'm still waiting for a OTP code that has never...

    I'm still waiting for a OTP code that has never come.
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    I had a similar experience and grudgingly took a...

    I had a similar experience and grudgingly took a permie job at 55k. So far, I am happy that I did and thankful that I've got something while the world falls apart around me.

    Still, 40k is nuts....
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    They placed me in my last contract. Seemed fine,...

    They placed me in my last contract. Seemed fine, nothing fishy at all. Paid invoices on time.
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    Let's see how some of these quotes have aged...

    Let's see how some of these quotes have aged after the debate:



    Doh! Guess who had no problem with short term memory?



    I think after the "raging drunk Uncle ranting about what he saw on...
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    Looks like Minestrone is strangely silent after...

    Looks like Minestrone is strangely silent after spending days convincing us that Biden can't finish a sentence. For those of you who didn't watch, it was plain to everyone that Biden in no way had...
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    So what? He's being filmed every second of every...

    So what? He's being filmed every second of every day and has the occasional brain fart. Why are you so focused on the most trivial parts of this race? One candidate has been credibly accused of...
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