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    Sticky: Thanks Pondy! All very exciting as GF#1 and...

    Thanks Pondy!


    All very exciting as GF#1 and I start this. I've finally taken the plunge after much procrastination and I must say, when we've hosted this before, I've enjoyed every minute of it...
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    Sticky: My career and sanity never recovered... :D

    My career and sanity never recovered... :D
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    Back in the nineties when cash was aplenty, the...

    Back in the nineties when cash was aplenty, the team I was contracting for delivered something on time and we were all presented with an Olympic faux gold medal in celebration that we lied on a...
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    Friday WTF? Moment

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ncjYnLgxyCI

    SFW
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    I think it's also the human factor in terms of...

    I think it's also the human factor in terms of political clout of unions which will resist the hardest too.

    I would hope that all trains, tubes, taxis and cars would be fully automated first...
  6. Thread: The Debate

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    Wallace: "Hell yeah, pass that rice pudding and...

    Wallace: "Hell yeah, pass that rice pudding and I'll rip the skin off...grrr"
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    Sticky: Morning! :wave: Zeity - WMSS - I'm...

    Morning! :wave:



    Zeity - WMSS - I'm terrible at drinking enough water and once had the shakes, high heartrate and hadn't been for a piss after 5 pints of beer after I cycled 60 miles in...
  8. Fake charity sends press release to further its...

    Fake charity sends press release to further its cause.
  9. Thread: Weekend Plans?

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    TFA! Fri: Steak and triple cooked chips, films...

    TFA!

    Fri: Steak and triple cooked chips, films and a promise not to look at my bank account
    Sat: Winchester! Walkies, drinkies, eaties
    Sun: Cooking food for vegan! :eek: I said to GF#1: "There...
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    Ah, the lovely Sabine Schmitz... ...

    Ah, the lovely Sabine Schmitz...


    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5KiC03_wVjc
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    Sticky: :D Indeed it is a game! But according to...

    :D

    Indeed it is a game! But according to Amazon:



    Well, it's wine as we're playing multiplayer Dino Horde, L4D2 and Rift. Wine is for soothing the agony of getting chomped by a Steggy and...
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    Sticky: :laugh Morning! Eeeek! Er, afternoon! :wave:...

    :laugh

    Morning! Eeeek! Er, afternoon! :wave:

    Was about to walk to the shops when it chucked it down! :eek:

    Need. Wine. Games. Tonight.
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    Tymon. You're getting a bit too excited with all...

    Tymon. You're getting a bit too excited with all this pugnaciousness, eh clarky? :D
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    Sticky: I fancy a cycle meetup sometime ms. Let me know...

    I fancy a cycle meetup sometime ms. Let me know what day's are good for you.
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    Sticky: Morning! :wave: Lovely day out there. GF#1...

    Morning! :wave:

    Lovely day out there. GF#1 off to The Shard for some afternoon tea, courtesy of her sister.

    My sour dough starter is smelling less lethal this morning.
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    Of course, but where's the fun in that! :D ...

    Of course, but where's the fun in that! :D

    This particular recipe uses over double the amount of malts and hops than most of my normal strength recipes (30p/pint) - and it's surprisingly better...
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    Sticky: Have a good evening yourself, Nick! Hopefully...

    Have a good evening yourself, Nick! Hopefully meet up in another CUK get-together.

    Change of plan: hyperTowers has wood-fired pizzas ordered! Woohooo! Steak for Sat lunch! :D
  18. Thank you comrade for your undying support, your...

    Thank you comrade for your undying support, your black armband is in the post.
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    Doog, me ol' mucker, this is a recipe that was...

    Doog, me ol' mucker, this is a recipe that was online from a homebrew site. I've used the actual ingredients (grains, malts, yeasts, boiling hops etc) to produce a stunningly great beer, of similar...
  20. Ha ha! You know, I could have almost modelled...

    Ha ha! You know, I could have almost modelled that predicted response!
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    Sticky: Have fun guys! Have a drink on me! Sláinte! ...

    Have fun guys! Have a drink on me! Sláinte!

    And pictures. Lots of pictures.
  22. This is a meme that gets you scuttling back to...

    This is a meme that gets you scuttling back to your beloved site in order to reload your link pornage gun, clarky.

    Windmills are creating mortality on birds that aren’t at risk by cats or large...
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    hyperD's homebrewed Sierra Nevada Torpedo (7.2%)....

    hyperD's homebrewed Sierra Nevada Torpedo (7.2%). Started already as it's Friday! :D

    Might shoehorn in an Espresso Martini somewhere.
  24. Thread: Weekend Thread!

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    :D TFA. More interesting than last weekend. ...

    :D

    TFA. More interesting than last weekend.

    Fri: GF#1's daughter is staying over, so wine, wine, wine, more ribeye steaks with peppercorn sauce and leftover dauphinoise potatoes
    Sat: Finding...
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    Sticky: Equipment: martini glass, Cariel vanilla vodka,...

    Equipment: martini glass, Cariel vanilla vodka, Patron XO Cafe Tequila Coffee Liqueur, Blue Mountain espresso, Mozart Gold Chocolate Cream Liqueur.

    5 mins prep time, 10 mins drinking time.

    £80...
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    Sticky: That's my birthday present norrahe! I'll say...

    That's my birthday present norrahe! I'll say thanks in advance! :D

    Bah, wish we were coming over today. GF#1 needs some cheering up... next time Rodders, next time...
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    Sticky: Ha ha! An insight into my TVL paranoia! ...

    Ha ha! An insight into my TVL paranoia!

    Bloody good idea though.
  28. Yeah, I agree. Time to chill, time to meet...

    Yeah, I agree. Time to chill, time to meet friends, time to do those things you can't do 9-5.

    I've got some downtime after a chunk of work, I'm not going on an expensive holiday but enjoying...
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    Sticky: I should write some agile stuff on my scrum wall:...

    I should write some agile stuff on my scrum wall:

    As a: Contractor
    I want to: Sip Espresso Martinis all day
    So that: I can watch cats on youtube and play Dino Horde


    Christ, that's almost...
  30. 11) Wish I'd spent more time on CUK :D

    11) Wish I'd spent more time on CUK :D
  31. :rollin: Whenever you post clarky, I'm always...

    :rollin:

    Whenever you post clarky, I'm always reminded of this scene:


    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Avn2nT16FA
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    Sticky: :wave: Bah, just went a bit gloomier here. ...

    :wave:

    Bah, just went a bit gloomier here. Totally overcast.

    Wine induced hangover this morning that even an espresso can't crack. Oh dear... listening to "Scenes from an Italian restaurant"...
  33. Thread: Eclipse

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    Overcast here in Surrey. Just went dark for a...

    Overcast here in Surrey. Just went dark for a bit. Enough to put the light on in the kitchen to make a coffee.
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    Sticky: Seared ribeye and potato dauphinoise. Followed...

    Seared ribeye and potato dauphinoise. Followed by a multiplayer game of Rift and Dino Horde! Wooohooo! :nerd

    Gentleman's relish indeed, Mr Alias! :D
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    Sticky: :wave: Surely, the only sauce served should be...

    :wave:

    Surely, the only sauce served should be the chef's special? :D
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    Sticky: hyperMog#2 was out in the back garden the other...

    hyperMog#2 was out in the back garden the other day in the prone position opposite a large, fat black 'n' white cat who looked on nonchalantly while a ginger one stood near the fence, watching...
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    Sticky: Morning! :wave: Sadly hyperMog#1 passed away...

    Morning! :wave:

    Sadly hyperMog#1 passed away in Jan but hyperMog#2 is still soldiering on, demanding chicken 24/7.

    St Patrick's Day - ace! Whiskytime!

    I'm going to do a homebrew stout soon...
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    Had a great blue-rare steak and a self inflicted...

    Had a great blue-rare steak and a self inflicted spinal disc herniation.
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    Sticky: Espresso Martini?! Hope you got the hyperD...

    Espresso Martini?!

    Hope you got the hyperD recipe!

    My bestest cocktail - enjoy SimonMac!
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    Sticky: Morning! :wave: Easter biscuit for breakfast....

    Morning! :wave:

    Easter biscuit for breakfast. Nom.

    Dino Horde game last night was plagued with Steam server issues... and we had 6 up. :(

    Bit overcast out there. Might take the bicycle out...
  41. Thread: Weekend Plans?

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    Tfa !!!!! Sfa :( :( :( :( :(

    Tfa !!!!!

    Sfa :( :( :( :( :(
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    Sticky: :D Ah, nice sunny day for a walk. Might pick...

    :D

    Ah, nice sunny day for a walk. Might pick up a bottle of wine for the evening. GF#1 made a load of scones for last weekend, most of which didn't get eaten, so that's my afternoon snacks all...
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    Sticky: Morning! :wave: Highlight of the day: haircut.

    Morning! :wave:

    Highlight of the day: haircut.
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    Sticky: It's about 15% (I never bothered checking because...

    It's about 15% (I never bothered checking because of nanny statism of cleaning agents) but it was enough to make my hands wrinkly. I had splashed some on my arm and that stung after a while which...
  45. Thread: Flying Lessons

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    I got my licence 20 years ago. Was based up in...

    I got my licence 20 years ago. Was based up in Shetlands and nothing much to do. Loved MS Flight Sims and was interested in flying but had a real fear of flying. So one day, got a trial flight in...
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    Sticky: It's great stuff. (correction: sodium hydroxide,...

    It's great stuff. (correction: sodium hydroxide, not peroxide).

    Once it's cleaned you just need to wipe off with a cloth most times after that.
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    Sticky: Morning! :wave: Make sure you wear gloves. ...

    Morning! :wave:

    Make sure you wear gloves. The first time I didn't and my hands were wrinkled, sore and dry as the sodium peroxide stripped the oils from my skin. It's the best oven cleaner out...
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    Sticky: Morning! :wave: Strong blue mountain coffee...

    Morning! :wave:

    Strong blue mountain coffee for a big day of cooking curry for GF#1's family. Trying to shoehorn in a medium cycle ride at some time as the weather may be quite warm this weekend....
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    TYFA Fri: quick 20 miles cycle ride, wine,...

    TYFA

    Fri: quick 20 miles cycle ride, wine, wine, wine and more wine.

    Sat: making a mega-curry for GF#1's family (some restaurant owners there! :eek: ) - marinated and cardamon smoked neck of...
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    Sticky: Ah OK, gotcha. Oh no, that's a shame... :(

    Ah OK, gotcha. Oh no, that's a shame... :(
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