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Message 1902971 - Posted: 26 Nov 2017, 7:59:15 UTC

Looks like it's time to close the last thread. Just a few posts too big.
Here is the new home for interesting news that just does not deserve it's own thread.
As the name implies. If you think it's worth sharing but just don't know where it should go... Stick it here.
Shall as I add a rule, no Vic bashing. Oh and Vic try to keep your personal news on your own thread.
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Message 1902974 - Posted: 26 Nov 2017, 8:08:57 UTC - in response to Message 1902971.  

Looks like it's time to close the last thread. Just a few posts too big.
Here is the new home for interesting news that just does not deserve it's own thread.
As the name implies. If you think it's worth sharing but just don't know where it should go... Stick it here.
Shall as I add a rule, no Vic bashing. Oh and Vic try to keep your personal news on your own thread.

I would have thought it might be better as; "Vic if you post here, it can be bashed." or in other words "Vic if you don't want it bashed, keep it in your own thread."
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Message 1902987 - Posted: 26 Nov 2017, 10:27:49 UTC

Just found something on a german hardware website.
Shaking head.

https://www.techdirt.com/articles/20171117/10330438637/defense-department-spied-social-media-left-all-collected-data-exposed-to-anyone.shtml
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Message 1902988 - Posted: 26 Nov 2017, 10:34:57 UTC

Modern day world Mike :-((
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Message 1902989 - Posted: 26 Nov 2017, 10:40:37 UTC

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Message 1902992 - Posted: 26 Nov 2017, 11:10:20 UTC

Interesting read. That day that IBM brings back OS/2 might give M$ a headache.

We use it because we have to as the best of a worst job, not because we want to.
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Message 1903031 - Posted: 26 Nov 2017, 19:44:53 UTC

86-year-old woman charged in bank robbery
PHILADELPHIA, Pa. (WTXF) - Police say an 86-year-old woman has been charged in connection with a bank robbery in West Philadelphia.

Emily Coakley is charged with aggravated assault, robbery, VUFA, terroristic threats and related offenses, according to police. She was released on her own recognizance.

...Sources say the woman came to the bank on Monday to make a withdrawal. When she got home she thought the bank had shorted her $400. She returned to the bank Tuesday afternoon and demanded the rest of her money. Her family showed up while she was being held at the bank and tried to console her. Bank customers weren't so forgiving.


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Message 1903145 - Posted: 27 Nov 2017, 10:49:09 UTC

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Message 1903160 - Posted: 27 Nov 2017, 16:06:01 UTC - in response to Message 1903145.  

Big yawn.........

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-42137179


A local girl, how sweet.
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Message 1903176 - Posted: 27 Nov 2017, 17:51:18 UTC

Isn't it ........ Comes with a bit of baggage and a gobby sister.
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Message 1903188 - Posted: 27 Nov 2017, 19:18:03 UTC - in response to Message 1903176.  

Who does? The father of the groom-to-be, or, the bride-to-be? :D
Don't take life too seriously, as you'll never come out of it alive!
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Message 1903208 - Posted: 27 Nov 2017, 22:04:21 UTC

heh heh both I would say :-)
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Message 1903251 - Posted: 28 Nov 2017, 1:52:57 UTC


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Message 1903286 - Posted: 28 Nov 2017, 5:48:38 UTC

The Substitute Phone is designed to help smartphone addicts cope in their absence

Satisfy your cravings for swiping and scrolling
Schillinger designed five facsimile phones, made of black polyoxymethylene plastic with stone beads embedded in the surface, which allows a user to replicate familiar actions, such as scrolling, pinching, or swiping. The goal is that it could be used as a coping mechanism for someone trying to check their phone less.


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Message 1903308 - Posted: 28 Nov 2017, 7:30:30 UTC - in response to Message 1903286.  

Happy for Harry & Megan. :-)
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Message 1903309 - Posted: 28 Nov 2017, 7:37:14 UTC

The Heir got hitched, the spare might as well, We've had this at the top of the News lists for weeks now, so the concentration factor is waning a bit.
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Message 1903311 - Posted: 28 Nov 2017, 7:56:18 UTC - in response to Message 1903309.  

The Heir got hitched, the spare might as well, We've had this at the top of the News lists for weeks now, so the concentration factor is waning a bit.

The important thing IS do we get a bank holiday or not , that's what everyone here wants to know , 99.999% of people couldn't give a shi#e bout anything else to do with this wedding same cas the one before :-) :-) :-) :-)
Life is what you make of it :-)

When i'm good i'm very good , but when i'm bad i'm shi#eloads better ;-) In't I " buttercups " p.m.s.l at authoritie !!;-)
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Message 1903353 - Posted: 29 Nov 2017, 1:27:01 UTC - in response to Message 1903311.  

I am certain that we will not get a bank holiday.
All we can expect are Suits reruns.
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Message 1903424 - Posted: 29 Nov 2017, 6:30:08 UTC

Harry is at the lower end of the Senior Royals pecking order, and will be lower next year after Williams 3rd child is born. Obviously it matters more to UK people than Americans, but it simply isn't worth a Bank Holiday. Next extra one will likely be when either the Queen dies, or Charlie boys coronation. Even then I expect the Queens will be declared a day of official mourning.

Coronations are like buses, none for many years then two come at once!
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Message 1903436 - Posted: 29 Nov 2017, 7:09:22 UTC - in response to Message 1903424.  

Still they're getting married, I think She's quite pretty, I hope both have a long and happy marriage.
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