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by Chadwick
Mon Jun 17, 2019 9:39 pm
Forum: Other stuff
Topic: I must be old
Replies: 8
Views: 143

Re: I must be old

It's American.
We don't have cellphones over here.

Also explains why water is more expensive than 'gasoline'.
by Chadwick
Mon Jun 17, 2019 7:32 am
Forum: In the news
Topic: "We are soooo Green...!?!"
Replies: 12
Views: 227

Re: "We are soooo Green...!?!"

"We are soooo Green!"... Don't make me laugh! All we are doing with electric cars, green energy etc. is moving the problem elsewhere... https://www.france24.com/en/20190614-reporters-ghana-e-waste-electronics-toxic-pollution-agbogbloshie?xtor=EPR-300-%5BInfo%5D-20190616-%5Bcontenu%5D-1012463152530 ...
by Chadwick
Fri Jun 14, 2019 1:57 pm
Forum: Life's little questions
Topic: And there off
Replies: 27
Views: 734

Re: And there off

In unexpected-news-of-the-day:

Matt Hancock (no, me neither) has dropped out.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-48631706

Boris Johnson has stepped in.
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-48638758
by Chadwick
Fri Jun 14, 2019 1:54 pm
Forum: Life's little questions
Topic: And there off
Replies: 27
Views: 734

Re: And there off

Boris for the Conservatives Corbyn for Labour It will leave the next election wide open for the Lib Dems Unless he does something seriously wrong, like the Con party the electorate will vote in droves for the buffoon should an election be called. If he becomes PM its in the bag. (Unfortunately). I ...
by Chadwick
Fri Jun 14, 2019 1:50 pm
Forum: In the news
Topic: ALERT: Whirlpool Spin Dryer Issues... or is it!?!
Replies: 9
Views: 250

Re: ALERT: Whirlpool Spin Dryer Issues... or is it!?!

A correction to the OP - the products affected are tumble dryers. Spin dryers are much less common and as far as I know have no particular fire risk. There is a useful guide on the Which? website to your rights and listing the known models affected. https://www.which.co.uk/consumer-rights/advice/wh...
by Chadwick
Thu Jun 13, 2019 2:19 pm
Forum: Questions and feedback
Topic: 2 more Dailies bite the dust
Replies: 8
Views: 402

Re: 2 more Dailies bite the dust

timco wrote:
Thu Jun 13, 2019 1:07 pm
Compare Panda Flights and Cheap travel suspended

Never sure which section to put this type of post!
Does it need an announcement?
by Chadwick
Sat Jun 08, 2019 5:26 pm
Forum: In the news
Topic: "I don't need to hear from another white man thank you very much!"
Replies: 13
Views: 411

Re: "I don't need to hear from another white man thank you very much!"

It's a difficult point of left wing thinking.
If your policy is tolerance, should you tolerate those who do not tolerate you and try to shut you down?
Or should you try to make them stop and tolerate you instead?
by Chadwick
Sat Jun 08, 2019 10:00 am
Forum: Life's little questions
Topic: Brexit Bounces too
Replies: 158
Views: 3767

Re: Brexit Bounces too

Boris Johnson to answer charge of Misconduct in public office. IMO Farage should be there as well. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-48445430 Brexit: Boris Johnson £350m claim case thrown out by judges https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-48554853 Sadly, it was always going to end this way, ...
by Chadwick
Sat Jun 08, 2019 9:51 am
Forum: Finance & property
Topic: Goodbye fixed daily or monthly fees for overdrafts
Replies: 10
Views: 265

Re: Goodbye fixed daily or monthly fees for overdrafts

Banks and building societies will be required to charge a simple annual interest rate on all overdrafts, and overdraft advertisements will need to come with that rate clearly displayed, to help consumers to compare various products. How is this simpler than a fixed rate? If I go overdrawn now, I kn...
by Chadwick
Tue Jun 04, 2019 2:03 pm
Forum: Life's little questions
Topic: Northren Rail
Replies: 11
Views: 364

Re: Northren Rail

Boro Boy wrote:
Mon Jun 03, 2019 10:48 pm
Strange, I'm no touch typist but always seem to get my spelling mistakes corrected immediately!!!
Not your spelling. Your 'facts'.