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Hamburg is hot hot hot

Jun 20, 2017 - 7:53 AM - by jennyswan
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24 degrees celsius now. I must say I hate the heat and I shouldn't give out because every one else seems to love it. It's the humidity that gets to me. I really am a winter person :-)
    14 Replies | 153 Views


Addiction self inflicted?

Jun 20, 2017 - 5:34 AM - by gmc
This article got me thinking

https://www.theguardian.com/commenti...v-star-illness

in particular.

As someone who has spent time in rehab for drink problems, I can tell you that
... [Read More]
    16 Replies | 177 Views


Fifty year view

Jun 20, 2017 - 3:55 AM - by spot
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Fifty years back, which is 1967, I distinctly remember three of us discussing what the computers we'd use would be like eventually. We got as far as every home would have one and they'd be built into a desk. We had push buttons on them and banks of lights, but no keyboard. We weren't sure what they'd be used for. I wrote my first FORTRAN program the year after.

Anyway, now we know. We weren't remotely close to being right. We had a failure of imagining just across fifty years'... [Read More]
    12 Replies | 144 Views


Latest attack

Jun 19, 2017 - 2:23 AM - by Clodhopper
Someone drove into people leaving prayers.

Finsbury Park attack: Man dies as van hits worshippers - BBC News

It seems the far right is getting more involved in outright terrorism nowadays. It sort of makes sense: both they and the Islamic extremists want to drive the communities apart, and all these are straightforward acts of terror designed to do just that, from both sides.
    15 Replies | 303 Views


My week in a nut shell.

Jun 17, 2017 - 1:01 PM - by magentaflame
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Been in Melbourne for the last couple of weeks doing a course .....yes another one. I finished my cert 11 and popped my application in for my license. Just finished cert 111 in security ops this week and on to the you beaut stuff. baton and handcuffs, Screening, Monitoring operator and control room operator. All handy attainments to have. and I'm telling you this because I'd like to put my name down for the Commonwealth games .....but we'll see what they pay first.
Came back home for the... [Read More]
    1 Reply | 177 Views


Surprise party

Jun 17, 2017 - 2:40 AM - by Bruv
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Today is my 70th birthday, Forum Garden has already wished me well, thank you.

Anyway.......a couple of months ago my wife totally innocently dropped into conversation about a surprise party and how did I think about it ?
I asked her "Should you be telling me this ?"
So for the past couple of weeks I have had to pretend in conversation with my daughters.

I am officially going out for dinner with one of my daughters tonight at about 7-7.30... [Read More]
    19 Replies | 439 Views


Excessive HEAT Warning

Jun 16, 2017 - 12:42 PM - by Patsy Warnick
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Excessive heat warning through the State
We will be hot at 120 degrees for days.

I survived... [Read More]
    21 Replies | 339 Views


cyber attack

Jun 16, 2017 - 12:20 AM - by gmc
Yes I have just received one of those cyber attack e-mails tellimg me to pay a ransom in bitcoins or else my network will be wiped and all my data compromised.

I would post a copy except I deleted it. First time I've had a ransom demand.
    6 Replies | 400 Views


pain in shoulder?

Jun 15, 2017 - 9:28 AM - by Aura
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I hope this is the right forum.

Last week I had a pain in my right shoulder which first appeared briefly about 2 years ago. I saw my dr who said it was frozen shoulder, from time to time it it would twinge, then nothing much.

Last week the pain got bad so I made an emergency appointment with the Dr who gave me some Ibrofen gel, I had been using Voltero which is 5%, this gel is apparently 10%. I have curvature of the spin and the pain in my arm was very painful,... [Read More]
    9 Replies | 238 Views


Exit Tim Farron pursued by a delusion

Jun 14, 2017 - 10:42 AM - by spot
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Quite why Tim Farron has resigned the Liberal leadership I'm not sure. He had someone's dog shot on Dartmoor? Unlikely. Clapham Common? No. I don't know much about him, I know even less about who could take over in his place. Where are the Jo Grimonds, the Mighty David Steels of yesteryear? What became of the party of Gladstone?

He can't manage being party leader at the same time as remaining faithful to Christ, apparently.

I knew it takes all sorts, but I hadn't known... [Read More]
    3 Replies | 188 Views


Wall to Wall tragedy news reporting

Jun 14, 2017 - 7:28 AM - by Bruv
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Following the amount of TV coverage of the Westminster, London Bridge and today the Grenfell fire,are the live interviews and continual graphic reports too much too soon and in the worst possible tabloid news tradition ?
    13 Replies | 237 Views


That's a huge fire

Jun 13, 2017 - 8:00 PM - by spot
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Gone midnight, too. 24 stories, Notting Hill and it is not a place I'd want to have been asleep in.

Fire engulfs Grenfell tower block in west London - BBC News

I worked for a while on the CBS Records site not far round the corner from there, a long time ago. Not an elegant part of town.
    42 Replies | 653 Views


Breadboards

Jun 12, 2017 - 7:00 AM - by spot
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I looked on eBay to see what exists to teach basic electronics and it's all there, all from the Far East, all extremely cheap.

The best bit is the header power supply, it's the MB102. For under £3 you can have one delivered, with a 400-hole breadboard and pin-ended patch wires. The supply switches between 3.3 or 5 volts and easily provides a stable quarter amp drain. It can take power from a 6V or 12V PSU,... [Read More]
Attached Files Breadboards-mb102a.jpg  
    19 Replies | 701 Views


New Jail for Terrorists.

Jun 10, 2017 - 4:41 PM - by magentaflame
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No Cookies | Daily Telegraph

A NEW “mini-max” *prison will be built *beside the high-security *Super-max as Australia’s first *terrorist jail to keep
... [Read More]
    1 Reply | 545 Views


Hard and soft....Brexit

Jun 09, 2017 - 1:25 PM - by Bruv
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Does anyone know what the difference is between hard as opposed to soft Brexit ?
    17 Replies | 373 Views


Vote Boris in October

Jun 08, 2017 - 3:27 PM - by spot
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Would anyone like to post odds on a non-May-led Conservative victory in the next General Election putting Boris into Number 10 at long last?
    13 Replies | 280 Views


Trump is DOOMed

Jun 08, 2017 - 9:44 AM - by tude dog
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Don't get excited, nothing yet seems to rise to the level of impeachment.

To be clear, I see nothing good about the impeachment of a president unless it leads to a conviction in the Senate, which doesn't look likely.

I just love to watch the trump train wreck and the storm of tweets to come.

WASHINGTON POST
    31 Replies | 846 Views


Disturbing photo

Jun 08, 2017 - 7:51 AM - by Bruv
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How on earth can this happen ?
How can you improve on perfection in confection ?
Jelly Babies.....holding hands ?

Why ?


These are Haribo Jelly Babies Double Trouble double the trouble double the taste.
    2 Replies | 632 Views


How to combat terrorism

Jun 06, 2017 - 6:05 AM - by Bruv
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Is it now the time to round up the radical Muslims that are on the security forces watch list ?
    14 Replies | 390 Views


London Bridge another attack

Jun 03, 2017 - 3:43 PM - by Bruv
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Pedestrians have been hit by a white van on London Bridge

Another incident in Borough Market.
    13 Replies | 373 Views


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