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  1. Stop reading that rag now:- But a statement...

    Stop reading that rag now:-

    But a statement from Hertfordshire police said: "Officers spoke to reassure the home owner, talked through security and gave advice in relation to the importance of...
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    "I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend...

    "I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it"







    (Unless you're brown of course)
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    Sorry, I'm with Dodgy here. If you were happy...

    Sorry, I'm with Dodgy here. If you were happy with the rate when you took the contract that is all that matters. The fact that someone else wasn't happy with the rate and negotiated a better one is...
  4. My last client co pretty much stopped supporting...

    My last client co pretty much stopped supporting IE6 the minute IE7 came out. OK, the site had to generally work, but graphics glitches became less important. I suspect the Telegraph has the same...
  5. That's exactly how my comp worked.

    That's exactly how my comp worked.
  6. The comp I went to was really good. No problems...

    The comp I went to was really good. No problems at all. Quality of education was pretty high (only a couple of dodgy teachers, but you'll get those privately as well). I wouldn't hesitate to send my...
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    Nothing. FFS all you're doing is putting up...

    Nothing. FFS all you're doing is putting up everyone else's insurance. By all means get your car fixed on their insurance, but unless you can't work, just live with it.

    PS : I hate ambulance...
  8. I did Quantum Mechanics at degree level if that...

    I did Quantum Mechanics at degree level if that counts.

    The most interesting theory I've heard about the reason why the collider keeps breaking down is that the Higgs Boson doesn't want to be...
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    Nice avatar. Got a fair few Alternative Tentacles...

    Nice avatar. Got a fair few Alternative Tentacles records myself.
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    I last went in the early 90s. It's just corporate...

    I last went in the early 90s. It's just corporate crap nowadays. You'll get the X-Factor winners headlining the Pyramid Stage next.

    Me? I'm off to this in a couple of weeks time. A much more...
  11. I use one of these...

    I use one of these in conjunction with this and it rocks hard.
  12. Thread: Yid army

    by Cowboy Bob
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    :D

    :D
  13. Thread: Yid army

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    What the hell is the world coming to? Everyone...

    What the hell is the world coming to? Everyone who is a football fan knows the back story behind why Spurs fans call themselves yids. Finding offence over this is about as dumb as celebrating...
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    Yes. I won't be paying for their holidays, "sick"...

    Yes. I won't be paying for their holidays, "sick" days, redundancy when I let them go after the project is finished, pension, gardening leave etc etc. Plus, a good contractor is worth 2-3 permies...
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    Strictly 9 -> 6 on a normal day with 1 hour...

    Strictly 9 -> 6 on a normal day with 1 hour lunch. I will work longer but my rate goes up after my "core hours".

    Currently lucky in that client co. permies only do 9 -> 5 so I do as well, which,...
  16. Thread: X Factor

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    Support real music. Turn that tulipe off.

    Support real music. Turn that tulipe off.
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