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    Sticky: Afternoon all. All go here today. ...

    Afternoon all.

    All go here today.

    "Discussion" with client co PM about patching schedules. Yes you do have to do them when we say you do.

    Window fitters back to fix snagging list from last...
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    Sticky: And so's my wife.

    And so's my wife.
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    Sticky: So I appear to have developed a fascination for...

    So I appear to have developed a fascination for Indian Street Food videos on Youtube, more specifically thud involving variations on omelettes and other egg dishes.

    This one is just mind boggling....
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    Sticky: One of these Blink XT2 (2nd Gen) |...

    One of these

    Blink XT2 (2nd Gen) | Outdoor/Indoor Smart Security Camera with Cloud Storage, 2-Way Audio, 2-Year Battery Life | 1-Camera System: Amazon.co.uk: Amazon Devices

    Picked up on a deal...
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    Sticky: Poked at it, made everything private, then public...

    Poked at it, made everything private, then public again. Hopefully working now.
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    Sticky: Odd, it's set to public. I'll poke it.

    Odd, it's set to public. I'll poke it.
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    Sticky: HogCam - YouTube...

    HogCam - YouTube
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    Sticky: Morning all :wave: CBS, breezy and cold here...

    Morning all :wave:

    CBS, breezy and cold here this morning.

    Plenty of HogCam action last night. First arrival at 21:09, then several more between 01:28 and 04:45.

    Current estimate is that we...
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    Sticky: At some point between 23:15 yesterday and 09:22...

    At some point between 23:15 yesterday and 09:22 this morning?
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    One for the musicians amongst us.

    At the age of 92 Tom Lehrer has put all his lyrics into the public domain, with the plan being to add the music in stages over time before he dies.

    Tom Lehrer Songs – Songs and Lyrics by Tom Lehrer
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    The Two Ronnies called, they want their script...

    The Two Ronnies called, they want their script back....
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    Sticky: Morning all :wave: Grey, cool and breezy in...

    Morning all :wave:

    Grey, cool and breezy in North Notts.

    One meeting down, next in 30 minutes.

    Third coffee being consumed.

    HogCam footage reviewed.
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    Sticky: Afternoon all :wave: Today has so far been...

    Afternoon all :wave:

    Today has so far been mostly spent ripping up the bathroom floor to determine the extent of the water damage from the hitherto unnoticed leaking joint behind the toilet.
    ...
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    Sticky: I worked in slough many years ago. It was a...

    I worked in slough many years ago. It was a concrete wasteland populated only by chavs and their hideous squealing offspring, blowing their giro on Sunny D and a quarter of black.
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    Yep, magnetic filters. Well worth fitting in...

    Yep, magnetic filters. Well worth fitting in your case as they will catch the rust particles and sludge from the radiators so you can periodically remove and clean them. I'd remove the radiators in...
  16. It depends on where in the process they are. If...

    It depends on where in the process they are. If Felicitas have issued court proceedings then the mediation service is offered by the courts automatically. Neither side has to request it although...
  17. Mediation / ADR are court appointed services, you...

    Mediation / ADR are court appointed services, you have no choice in who is involved, they are appointed by the court. There is no cost to either side.

    It's there as an alternative to going to...
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    Do you know where that is? If it's reasonably...

    Do you know where that is? If it's reasonably close, as a last resort before lifting the floor you could drain the system and try inserting a flexible rod at the radiator valve and shoving it...
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    Sticky: Linux et al on the command line sed -i '$a...

    Linux et al on the command line

    sed -i '$a foo.txt' foo.txt | mv foo.txt INPUT.txt

    That will append the original file name to the original file and rename it.
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    Sticky: Evening all :wave: Long day out today, rode...

    Evening all :wave:

    Long day out today, rode over to Edale and then over Winnats Pass, down to Dovedale, Chapel-En-Le-Frith, back up over Mam Tor to Edale again and back home via various stupidly...
  21. Thread: Dangerous Lies

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    Paddy, If you are going to accuse people of lying...

    Paddy, If you are going to accuse people of lying in reputation comments it's best to actually read the article they are referring to in the first place.
  22. Thread: Dangerous Lies

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    Not to mention the ones from therapists,...

    Not to mention the ones from therapists, homeopaths and holistic practitioners who don't exactly fit the description of Scientific and Medical Professionals quoted.
  23. Have done this one? Time to pay for SA tax bills online.

    Self Assessment customers to benefit from enhanced payment plans
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    Got an AirBnB property?

    Better make sure you declare it.

    HMRC receives Airbnb letting data | AccountingWEB
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    Re-Shipping scam. They buy stuff using stolen...

    Re-Shipping scam.

    They buy stuff using stolen credit card details, have it shipped to your address, you send to them. They sell on at a premium as it's generally stuff thats not readily available...
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    Sticky: Afternoon all. Grey, cold and windy here atm....

    Afternoon all.

    Grey, cold and windy here atm.

    Gym session done. If I had a green ring it would probably be closed.

    Lunch was a bowl of broccoli, cauliflower and cheese soup and some left...
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    Sticky: Morning all :wave: Blue skies, Sunshine,...

    Morning all :wave:

    Blue skies,
    Sunshine,
    Cool but not cold.
    No wind.
    Beautiful day.
    And I'm stuck inside here.

    Breakfast has been a couple of granola flapjacks left over from Sunday's...
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    Chap down the road from my Uni digs tried...

    Chap down the road from my Uni digs tried dissolving the body in acid in a lockup garage.

    'Cept it wasn't a body 'cos the previous application of hammer to skull was less than effective.

    Became...
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    Sticky: Ents tonight has been a couple of episodes of...

    Ents tonight has been a couple of episodes of "The world accordingto Jeff Goldblum" on Disney+

    Better than I expected it to be, funny and entertaining . Goldblum doesn't take himself so...
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    Sticky: Evening all :wave: Dinner has been a thick cut...

    Evening all :wave:

    Dinner has been a thick cut Sirloin Steak with Cauliflower Cheese and Green Beans, washed down with a rather acceptable Cabernet Sauvignon.
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    Sticky: Whereas you are Coffin Dodger?

    Whereas you are Coffin Dodger?
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    Meds are working then :)

    Meds are working then :)
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    NLYUK's Plan B exposed.

    Vietnam police seize more than 320,000 used condoms - BBC News
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    Sticky: Can't wait to see this one.

    Can't wait to see this one.
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    Sticky: In the last house we had a 4 way spotlight...

    In the last house we had a 4 way spotlight fitting in the office that regularly used to fire the bulbs across the room with a loud bang for no apparent reason. Once we ran out of bulbs I binned it...
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    https://scontent-lht6-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/1200...

    https://scontent-lht6-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/120089567_1789637581189188_8328510198449663352_n.jpg?_nc_cat=108&_nc_sid=8bfeb9&_nc_eui2=AeE-5OhQwd5S_Q4hZ5Pb4pL-wVmLCgRwKn3BWYsKBHAqfdLEcWc25QtvNnDGMiLH2...
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    Signed up in 2005 having been offered my first...

    Signed up in 2005 having been offered my first contract and needing advice on IR35....:eyes

    Since then a steady stream of contract work, agency and direct, except for a barren spell during the...
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    Sticky: Paint a dartboard on your arm and stand very...

    Paint a dartboard on your arm and stand very still :)
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    2020 Ig Nobels have been awarded.

    The Ig Nobels have been announced for this year and there are some corkers in there, including putting a crocodile in a helium tank to see what it sounds like :

    ACOUSTICS PRIZE [AUSTRIA, SWEDEN,...
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    Sticky: Our local Sainsbury's has started using the...

    Our local Sainsbury's has started using the personal hand held scanners. Pick one up on the way in. Scan stuff yourself as it goes into your bags in the trolley then scan a QR code on the checkout...
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    It's ok. Tim Martin says it's all just a...

    It's ok. Tim Martin says it's all just a misunderstanding.
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    It's a way better car than the one he did buy.

    It's a way better car than the one he did buy.
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    Sir Terence Conran Sir Terence Conran:...

    Sir Terence Conran

    Sir Terence Conran: 'Visionary' designer dies at 88 - BBC News
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    Sticky: Nah, don't recognise that one. You sure it was...

    Nah, don't recognise that one. You sure it was that film?
  45. Interesting reading past the headline, the claim...

    Interesting reading past the headline, the claim that Brexit will mean we can use state subsidies to boost the tech sector is another piece of misinformation. The EU rules already appear to allow us...
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    Toots Hibbert of Toots and the Maytals. Toots...

    Toots Hibbert of Toots and the Maytals.

    Toots Hibbert: Jamaican reggae legend dies aged 77 - BBC News


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aOkVSyyzu9I
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    Sticky: Single, married, Nurse Gladys lookalike?

    Single, married, Nurse Gladys lookalike?
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    Diana Rigg Another fond memory gone. ...

    Diana Rigg

    Another fond memory gone.

    Actress Dame Diana Rigg dies aged 82 - BBC News

    http://1.bp.blogspot.com/-O-2cFlEhE2E/UeuBATQtLuI/AAAAAAAAMSE/esiQDiLnQO4/s1600/DianaRigg-Avengers.jpg
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    https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EhRxJAKWAAAqLOl?format...

    https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EhRxJAKWAAAqLOl?format=jpg&name=large
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    The thing about Veteran is that he looks funny,...

    The thing about Veteran is that he looks funny, he sounds funny and he has excellent timing. It's just what he actually says that can be worrying.


    With apologies to Barry Took.
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