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  1. Only hypothetical. I understand you can get it...

    Only hypothetical. I understand you can get it back. I only wonder what Immigration would say when the bank cannot give you the letter on the day.
    Of course, wondering what Immigration might say...
  2. Same in Macau. Clams in white wine, bacalhau with...

    Same in Macau. Clams in white wine, bacalhau with potatoes, a bottle or two of vinho verde; nearly a perfect lunch.
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    No. Is that the correct answer? Do I win a...

    No.

    Is that the correct answer? Do I win a cuddly toy?
  4. If you are a retiree with a visa based on B800K...

    If you are a retiree with a visa based on B800K in the bank and the bank fails at renewal time then what happens to your visa?
    (Asking for a friend.)
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    Your link answers my question. History Pink...

    Your link answers my question.

    History
    Pink Lake is named after a family of Irish settlers who in 1826 cleared a farm in the area.
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    So that would be ..., oh, never mind.

    So that would be ..., oh, never mind.
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    Sticky: Thailand worse than the US, worse even than...

    Thailand worse than the US, worse even than India. Sad.
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    If only I had a big pile to send. If I did...

    If only I had a big pile to send.

    If I did then I'd probably take a cautious approach and split my pile into several small piles to be sent monthly, spread the risk.

    My feeling is that 33B to...
  9. Poll: The irony for those people who try to position...

    The irony for those people who try to position this as some kind of class issue is that it used to be the upper classes who were mocked for their "Huntin', shootin', 'n' fishin'."
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    73563 It isn't always easy to tell at first...

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    It isn't always easy to tell at first glance. I have a lot of toads around my garden, mainly the Asian Common Toad. I am frankly disappointed at the number of 'common' animals I see around,...
  11. Thread: An Isaan Pond

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    Finally, a part of the story I can relate to. :)

    Finally, a part of the story I can relate to. :)
  12. Remember a week or two back when the PM toldus...

    Remember a week or two back when the PM toldus the worst would be over in 2 to 3 weeks? Surely he wasn't trying to mislead us? :rolleyes:
  13. I admire your charity. At the same time, I'd...

    I admire your charity.

    At the same time, I'd assume he was looking around to see what he can steal next time. Or worse, he comes back when only your wife is home.

    If it were I, then I might...
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    Looks nice. Why is it Pink?

    Looks nice. Why is it Pink?
  15. Thread: Dinner

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    Ouch! :smileylaughing:

    Ouch!

    :smileylaughing:
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    I feel a bit sorry for that dog.

    I feel a bit sorry for that dog.
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    Seashore esplanades are sometimes home of...

    Seashore esplanades are sometimes home of romantic engagement.
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    Has Mendip sent that green yet? This week the...

    Has Mendip sent that green yet? This week the Baht has crossed two resistance levels: 33B to the USD and 46B to the GBP. (Middle market rates.)

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    Earlier this year I predicted 33B to...
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    One day on and some tales emerge. Apparently...

    One day on and some tales emerge.

    Apparently the government has decided that in addition to the share allocated to healthcare workers, some 40,000 doses will be used to calibrate the effects of...
  20. Thread: Pudding

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    Sherry! You Phuket folk are right posh.

    Sherry! You Phuket folk are right posh.
  21. Thread: Pudding

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    Definitely true. I used only a round, cut glass...

    Definitely true. I used only a round, cut glass bowl with vertical sides that had been my father's trifle bowl. It was nice to have little traditions. Now the children are grown it will probably pass...
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    It is only the gf and I who are here, togther...

    It is only the gf and I who are here, togther with her three dogs. She isn't very bothered by the rat snake and it is her job to go and cut that lemongrass near the snake's hole when she needs it.
    ...
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    I'm not sure if that is a frog or a toad. Either...

    I'm not sure if that is a frog or a toad. Either way, both eat pretty much anything they can catch. Mostly insects and worms and the like, they certainly can eat fish fry. On balance though I'd leave...
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    Very thoughtful. If it turns out to be a cobra...

    Very thoughtful. If it turns out to be a cobra I'll let you know. :)
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    Back to a focus on Thailand's Covid response. ...

    Back to a focus on Thailand's Covid response.

    Last week Thailand received 1.5 million Pfizer doses, courtesy of the USA I believe. The government had already said that these would be used to give...
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    It took me months to get my money back from them...

    It took me months to get my money back from them last year when Covid first hit. It was not easy. Tony coming out all friendly with 'We're all in this together." Total bollox. If I ever want to make...
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    Not being familiar with the acronym, I formed the...

    Not being familiar with the acronym, I formed the fanciful notion that PBJ might stand for 'Pre BJ'.
    Then I really needed to know what special sammich was ideal before a BJ.
    So I clicked on this...
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    I finally got around to hacking back the grass...

    I finally got around to hacking back the grass behind the house and found a hole in the ground by the wall. It is a large hole, about the size of a rabbit hole and I have noticed the complete absence...
  29. PM Orders Internet Blocked For Anyone Spreading...

    PM Orders Internet Blocked For Anyone Spreading Info.FTFY
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    Sticky: "The peak of infections is expected to occur in...

    "The peak of infections is expected to occur in October but should be lessened by up to 25 percent if current measures are maintained and good cooperation is provided. With no regulations, the...
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    Sticky: WTF! Will Dr. Opas be publishing a correction,...

    WTF!

    Will Dr. Opas be publishing a correction, or will he be spending more time with his family?
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    Sticky: Yes, it looks like it is getting worse and worse....

    Yes, it looks like it is getting worse and worse.

    But our visionary PM has already assured us that the worst will be over in a couple of weeks. What could possibly go wrong? :sssh:
  33. Did you make a 'before' survey to see what was...

    Did you make a 'before' survey to see what was already there? It will be interesting to see what emerges naturally.
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    Scorn cascaded over random numpties.

    Scorn cascaded over random numpties.
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    Thank you. I probably should have known that, I...

    Thank you. I probably should have known that, I have visited Napa area. Some of my memories are a little vague after enthusiastic sampling of the local products.
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    Sticky: Really? In this part of Isan people are...

    Really? In this part of Isan people are clamouring for the vaccine, any vaccine. There are very limited and randomly available numbers of doses available and the local centre is mobbed whenever...
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    I am guessing you are not in the middle of the...

    I am guessing you are not in the middle of the South Atlantic.
    Somewhere in the US?
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    When did you say that TD pool party is? :)

    When did you say that TD pool party is?

    :)
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    Sticky: Nice pic. Is that a Great Mormon? I have never...

    Nice pic. Is that a Great Mormon?

    I have never seen one, it just happens that I was trying to identify a couple of butterflies I saw recently and noticed a picture of something very similar to...
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    Sticky: Nanjing: New virus outbreak worst since Wuhan,...

    Nanjing: New virus outbreak worst since Wuhan, say Chinese state media

    A Covid outbreak first discovered in the Chinese city of Nanjing has spread to five provinces and Beijing, with state media...
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    I'd agree with that. I just don't think we are...

    I'd agree with that. I just don't think we are there at the moment.
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    I'd love to have some insights into what the...

    I'd love to have some insights into what the power brokers are thinking. I don't. My feeling is that there are many who are very unhappy with the current people but the problem is that no one can...
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    I don't think this is pure pessimism. Sadly, I...

    I don't think this is pure pessimism. Sadly, I think it is realism.
  44. Remember Dirk Gently's 'fundamental...

    Remember Dirk Gently's 'fundamental interconnectedness of all things'?

    I believe this verbal assault is all part of the campaign to get their retaliation in first, before HMS Queen Elizabeth sails...
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    Thank you Nev, that must be it. I saw it clearly...

    Thank you Nev, that must be it. I saw it clearly only briefly, from the front and a bit below, I guess the beak would appear straight from that angle.

    I apparently misremembered exactly the...
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    Any excuse to post a great pair of tits: 73172

    Any excuse to post a great pair of tits:

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    Similar DD. Unlike the tits I know the black...

    Similar DD. Unlike the tits I know the black stripe did not get all the way up to the neck and the yellow was very striking.
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    Never trust a skinny chef. :)

    Never trust a skinny chef. :)
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    Any birders out there who can help? No photo I am...

    Any birders out there who can help? No photo I am afraid.

    This morning there was a bird I have never seen before hunting in the mango tree outside my window.

    It was small, about the size of a...
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    Lewis Hamilton-Max Verstappen collision: Red...

    Lewis Hamilton-Max Verstappen collision: Red Bull's penalty request rejected
    Lewis Hamilton-Max Verstappen collision: Red Bull's penalty request rejected - BBC Sport

    Things could still get tasty...
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