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    Sticky: The Roman Road thing isn't gripping me this week.

    The Roman Road thing isn't gripping me this week.
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    Sticky: The afternoon was occupied by shifting stuff to...

    The afternoon was occupied by shifting stuff to and from the garage:

    To whit:

    Next door's spare crockery that I stuck down there nearly 2 years ago to protect it from the building oiks.
    ...
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    Sticky: More pears they are astewing. :smokin ...

    More pears they are astewing. :smokin

    Beginning to see the light at the end of the pear tunnel. :eyes
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    Glad you enjoyed: try this instead: One Of...

    Glad you enjoyed: try this instead:

    One Of These Days - YouTube
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    Sticky: All my wirelesses are tuned to R4. Apart from...

    All my wirelesses are tuned to R4.

    Apart from that ancient car wireless I wittered on about some weeks ago which is tuned to Swansea Sound because it won't receive anything else & LW is fecked on...
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    This is a classic thread, Specifically In...

    This is a classic thread, Specifically In General.

    Well it is now. :D
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    Sticky: Lunch (continued): two bramble jelly sandwiches...

    Lunch (continued): two bramble jelly sandwiches on Morrisons wholemeal sunflower and spelt bread.

    There was some idiot blustering away on the wireless just now.

    The urge to smash it was almost...
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    Sticky: :wave: Walk walked. The overwhelming grey...

    :wave:

    Walk walked.

    The overwhelming grey dissipated a bit and there's blue patches and occasional sunshine, with no rain on the stagger.

    Lunch: poached tomato and scrambled egg on Morrisons...
  9. The over 65 version flu vaccine with added bits...

    The over 65 version flu vaccine with added bits of dead shark is impressively nasty in my experience.
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    Sticky: :wave: Morning all :wave: Grey. Wet. ...

    :wave: Morning all :wave:

    Grey.

    Wet.

    Sometimes drizzly, sometimes very wet.

    Started raining properly last night at 23:45.
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    Sticky: LED and NICE? Does not compute: Syntax Error!...

    LED and NICE?

    Does not compute: Syntax Error!

    Entertainment(continued): Alien Resurrected.

    Not as poor as I remembered, but it was the Special Edition which may explain it.

    I'll watch the...
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    Sticky: Not really, it's running on a selection of...

    Not really, it's running on a selection of extension leads at the moment, until I steal the cable from next door. :smokin

    Just poor quality bulbs from B&Q IIRC.

    The poorest quality bulbs ever...
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    I've got one of those too. :rollin: Dreadful...

    I've got one of those too. :rollin:

    Dreadful thing, another of China's finest products.

    Looked at the output on a spectrum analyser and it was all over the shop, certainly not in Band IV or...
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    Sticky: Just wait a little, the drizzle will be along...

    Just wait a little, the drizzle will be along shortly.
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    Sticky: :wave: More shelves installed (as opposed to...

    :wave:

    More shelves installed (as opposed to erected (which happened yesterday).

    The overwhelming greyness eventually ended up with the endless drizzle, which has duly set in and will last...
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    Sticky: Not me, I'm down south.:smokin It doesn't say...

    Not me, I'm down south.:smokin

    It doesn't say much for the resilience of the BT kit that a single noise burst can knock it over.






    Generally reeks really reeky after lentils. :eyes
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    Sticky: +3. :hug:

    +3. :hug:
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    Hawkwind with Stacia. :smokin Hawkwind -...

    Hawkwind with Stacia. :smokin

    Hawkwind - Silver Machine - YouTube

    Hawkwind NY Academy of Music Nov 25,1973 Silver Machine YouTube - YouTube
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    Perzactly. Everything's been emissions &...

    Perzactly.

    Everything's been emissions & susceptibility tested for 25 years or more, WTF is wrong with BT's equipment that it can't cope?

    Ancient tellie borked broadband for entire Welsh...
  20. With added bluster in case the bulltulipe smells...

    With added bluster in case the bulltulipe smells too strong?
  21. Bozo: the gift clown that never stops giving,...

    Bozo: the gift clown that never stops giving, ever.
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    Broadband: Understanding REIN and SHINE (adsl,...

    Broadband: Understanding REIN and SHINE (adsl, broadband, interferrence, intermittent, rein, shine)

    So a single burst of noise knocks out the broadband for an entire village.

    That's handy to...
  23. Educated some disinterested yobs for a while. ...

    Educated some disinterested yobs for a while.

    Retired.

    Bored.

    Now.

    :smokin
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    Sticky: Walk walked. Saw a wren and a large green...

    Walk walked.

    Saw a wren and a large green dragonfly.

    The leaves are dropping apace.

    Found the Lidl(tm) plunge saw eventually. :eyes

    Still grey out, but there was a hint of sun shining...
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    Sticky: :wave: Morning all :wave: Grey, overwhelmingly...

    :wave: Morning all :wave:

    Grey, overwhelmingly grey grey grey.

    Sunless.

    Overcast.

    Have I mentioned it's grey?
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    Sticky: Entertainment (continued): "The Dead Zone" with...

    Entertainment (continued): "The Dead Zone" with Christopher Walken and Herbert Lom on "Horror".

    As someone once remarked: "Steven King has just justificed the Kennedy assassination". :rollin:
    ...
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    Sticky: I've got some. I wasn't wearing them of...

    I've got some.

    I wasn't wearing them of course*.

    In the event it didn't matter a lot this time, there's not a mark on my foot. :D

    Entertainment: the remainder of "Making Alien 3" which...
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    Sticky: More shelves erected in the garage on the last...

    More shelves erected in the garage on the last bit of wall that hasn't got any.

    Managed to drop a 2 stroke generator on my foot whilst doing it, much to my joy.

    Luckily it wasn't the 4 stroke...
  29. On the quantum thing: Yeah Bitch! Magnets! ...

    On the quantum thing:

    Yeah Bitch! Magnets! Jesse Pinkman Breaking Bad Season 5 Premiere - YouTube

    :smokin

    Yeah Science! - YouTube

    :smokin
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    Sticky: Walk walked in the sunshine. Very pleasant. ...

    Walk walked in the sunshine.

    Very pleasant.

    Lunch: poached tomato and scrambled egg on Morrisons sunflower and pumpkin seed toast (thickest crust in the known universe), bramble jelly on same,...
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    Sticky: There's a plague coming. :eyes...

    <spoiler>There's a plague coming. :eyes</spoiler>

    :wave: Morning all :wave:

    Dry.

    Sunny.

    Colder at 19.7 deg.
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    Sticky: Three times as boring as the Scottish one on 4....

    Three times as boring as the Scottish one on 4. :smokin

    IIRC. :eyes

    Didn't Clive James do a prog about the 'Ghan?

    If you're into zits, Dr Pimplepopper is currently popping zits on Really.
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    Sticky: Entertainment (continued): Oak Island nutjobs:...

    Entertainment (continued): Oak Island nutjobs: Doctor Spooner has arrived, a geotech chap.

    The swamp is apparently 3 to 400 years old. ?manmade?

    Well there's a thing.

    "Circular feature" in...
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    WBR14S. With knobs, bells, and whistles on.

    WBR14S.

    With knobs, bells, and whistles on.
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    That's not saying a lot. :rollin:

    That's not saying a lot. :rollin:
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    Is the Mafia involved?

    Is the Mafia involved?
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    "Paint it black". "Satisfaction". Classics,...

    "Paint it black".

    "Satisfaction".

    Classics, man, classics.
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    Doctor Feelgood (no relation): used to fill...

    Doctor Feelgood (no relation): used to fill Kennedy full of uppers and painkillers to keep him going.

    The poor sod had Addison's disease and a tulipload of injuries from WWII.

    Max Jacobson -...
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    Sticky: Entertainment: The Alien 3 2nd dvd is reasonably...

    Entertainment: The Alien 3 2nd dvd is reasonably inneresting.

    Funniest bit was the whippet dressed as an Alien chestburster. :rollin:

    The Scottish railway thing ain't holding my innerest.
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    Sticky: Nothing wrong with being grumpy about driving...

    Nothing wrong with being grumpy about driving through that London.:eyes

    Tesco and Morrisons duly visited, profender washed & put away.

    Walk walked.

    Shower showered.

    Tea: Heinz tomato soup...
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    Sticky: House very roughly vacced (for the first time in...

    House very roughly vacced (for the first time in a fortnight:eyes).

    Beef roasted, rather a small piece this week, which is good, followed by some stewed pears (sans custard and straight out of the...
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    Sticky: I did. Though I was sucked into listening to...

    I did.

    Though I was sucked into listening to some of it while washing the dishes last week.

    Time to get lunch on.
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    Sticky: :wave: Morning all :wave: Dry. Sunny. ...

    :wave: Morning all :wave:

    Dry.

    Sunny.

    CBS.

    Colder at 19.6 deg in here.
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    Sticky: Tea: bol with wholemeal spag, bit less spag this...

    Tea: bol with wholemeal spag, bit less spag this week which was a good idea & more pleasant than last week's effort :eyes, the bol having sojourned in the freezer for an extra week to build up its...
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    Sticky: It's gone all grey outside. Maybe it's an...

    It's gone all grey outside.

    Maybe it's an eclipse. :eyes

    Yet more pears duly stewed. :eyes

    I think I'm approaching the stewed pear event horizon. :eyes
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    They've had some recently if that's a problem....

    They've had some recently if that's a problem. :eyes
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    My condolences. :hug:

    My condolences.

    :hug:
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    Subjects & cannon fodder. It was always thus.

    Subjects & cannon fodder.

    It was always thus.
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    Sticky: Well there's a thing: I have a gallon of Vigzol...

    Well there's a thing: I have a gallon of Vigzol lubricating oil.

    Sternol - Motor Sport Magazine.

    That advert is from 1952. :eek:

    Vigzol Oil Co - Graces Guide

    Bust in 1972.
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    Sticky: Walk walked. Breezy enough to require a jacket...

    Walk walked.

    Breezy enough to require a jacket until I'd warmed up a bit.

    Sunny.

    Saw several chem trails in the sky.

    <hiatus>
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