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    Common butterfly lizard (Leiolepis belliana) ...

    Common butterfly lizard (Leiolepis belliana) Thai: แย้ใต้

    I guess that explains many of the holes around my garden.

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  2. Thread: Breakfast

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    Brown sauce with mine, please.

    Brown sauce with mine, please.
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    Not yet, a work in progress. What gets you...

    Not yet, a work in progress.

    What gets you banned from The Sun? Something like "Call those big tits? You're 'avin a larf."
  4. I used to work for a tech/engineering company....

    I used to work for a tech/engineering company. When my daughter was at school (all girls), 20 years ago, they were visited by a team from my employer. The company wanted more women and there were no...
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    Sticky: Cock-up over conspiracy every time. As my old...

    Cock-up over conspiracy every time. As my old boss used to say.
    We know where, I think, it would now be helpful to know how, so that the root cause can be addressed, it isn't really about...
  6. Thread: Spoon Wars

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    68708 At home, I usually omit #9, the place...

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    At home, I usually omit #9, the place card. Of course the port glasses are not part of the table setting, they only come out after the ladies have withdrawn. :)
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    Sticky: More on the question "Where did Covid start?"...

    More on the question "Where did Covid start?" This article is very long and in places very technical. If you have a week with nothing to do and an appetite for acronyms then have a go at it. I think...
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    Sticky: Not the institute itself, certain projects there...

    Not the institute itself, certain projects there have had US funding. Years ago until the present. Including exactly the kind of research that could have involved variants similar to Covid.
    People...
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    I bet Mendip is polishing his green as we wait.

    I bet Mendip is polishing his green as we wait.
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    Somewhat shocked to see the UK in pink on that...

    Somewhat shocked to see the UK in pink on that gphic. Who did they arrest 'for their work'? Some graffiti artists?
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    Very refreshing pics MM. Isan is boiler hot now.

    Very refreshing pics MM. Isan is boiler hot now.
  12. Thread: Spoon Wars

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    If the day ever comes when I take my belongings...

    If the day ever comes when I take my belongings out of UK storage then I'll have a look for the other spoon, there used to be two and I am sure the ex would have left the old cutlery for me. There...
  13. Thread: What it is?

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    It isn't some sort of dreadful hospital...

    It isn't some sort of dreadful hospital equipment, I hope.
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    Milk jug?

    Milk jug?
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    I cannot remember ever having bought soup spoons....

    I cannot remember ever having bought soup spoons. I used to possess a couple of Cathay Pacific soup spoons, they were seldom used and one eventually became a scoop to remove poo from the cage of my...
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    Sticky: This is a very long read, nonetheless worth your...

    This is a very long read, nonetheless worth your time if you are interested in where Covid came from. (Spoiler alert: It doesn't directly answer the question.)

    The origin of COVID: Did people or...
  17. Thread: Name That Car

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    That's tragic.

    That's tragic.
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    Despaired, every single person's acronym is ruled...

    Despaired, every single person's acronym is ruled excessively dubious.
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    The gf has something very similar and I have only...

    The gf has something very similar and I have only ever seen her sit on it. For whatever reason, she has a small wooden stool which she uses to stand on.

    Both about the same height. She only sits...
  20. Thread: Name That Car

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    That sounds like fun.

    That sounds like fun.
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    It was a mad idea to squeeze a V8 lump into a...

    It was a mad idea to squeeze a V8 lump into a hairdresser's car. I had a friend with an MGB, much teased about it. He was a handsome and charming guy, plenty of girlfriends and all the comments were...
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    Sticky: Are you a free man now, dancing with the unicorns?

    Are you a free man now, dancing with the unicorns?
  23. Thread: Daily Moan

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    Thanks. I might do that, although I wonder if the...

    Thanks. I might do that, although I wonder if the app possibly harvests the same data. TBH, I live a blameless life (mostly) and I don't really fret about my personal data, which are unexciting. It...
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    Nederlanders eat dairy, eventually reaching...

    Nederlanders eat dairy, eventually reaching lactose apogee, never declining Edam relished sausage.
  25. If you drive down on Monday morning, you can pick...

    If you drive down on Monday morning, you can pick up the passport that afternoon. If there is any problem, you have a second chance on Wednesday. Otherwise you can stay one night then drive back on...
  26. Thread: Daily Moan

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    The BBC. I usually flip through the BBC news...

    The BBC.
    I usually flip through the BBC news each morning. I don't know why I bother, a triumph of hope over experience. I use my phone for this and recently the Beeb have started slapping big...
  27. TD has proven to be an unexpected source of...

    TD has proven to be an unexpected source of enlightenment. Nowhere outside the confines of TD have I ever heard the term 'Seppo'. I was driven to find out more and was surprised to discover that it...
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    Did I not recently read somewhere that the...

    Did I not recently read somewhere that the British government is going to stop using the term BAME? Something about it not being useful. I saw separately that Priti Patel had said she did not like...
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    Sticky: Well done. Mind you, having a vindaloo in the...

    Well done.
    Mind you, having a vindaloo in the room you'll be needing to get out quickly. Most Thai women seem not keen on the smell of Indian food, is your wife okay with it?
    All the years I...
  30. "There will soon be a surplus of vaccines." He...

    "There will soon be a surplus of vaccines." He said. Arriving on a fleet of flying pigs near you. Very soon.
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    Sticky: I am still trying to recover the money I paid...

    I am still trying to recover the money I paid over a year ago to Vietnam Airlines. Not sure if the credit card company will be interested as the airline has not actually refused to pay, it is still...
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    Sticky: You are still okay to do just 7 days of...

    You are still okay to do just 7 days of quarantine, or did they change that for you?
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    Outdated uncle tried dancing and trampled every...

    Outdated uncle tried dancing and trampled every dinosaur.
  34. Thread: What it is?

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    No fitness aspect, otherwise spot on. You see...

    No fitness aspect, otherwise spot on. You see this things everywhere, strapping buffaloes to motosais and the the like.

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    One day there will be a green for you.
  35. The gf has just messaged me to say that she has...

    The gf has just messaged me to say that she has this morning booked Covid vaccinations for the two of us at Bangkok Hospital in Udon Thani.

    She hasn't told me what vaccine or at what cost because...
  36. Thread: What it is?

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    I think you need simply to stretch your...

    I think you need simply to stretch your imagination.
  37. That made me laugh. I drove into Udon Thani...

    That made me laugh.

    I drove into Udon Thani at the weekend, technically inter-provincial travel, on an essential mission to buy gin. Nongbua has no gin, anywhere, except for that vile white...
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    Bit of a monster, that one. Thailand has the...

    Bit of a monster, that one. Thailand has the Atlas moth, I have never seen one, they are said to be the largest moth by wing area. That one however, looks heavier.

    Thailand has a vast number of...
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    There is something about scorpions that sends a...

    There is something about scorpions that sends a shudder down my spine, they look plain evil.
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    Of course he is entitled to due process, although...

    Of course he is entitled to due process, although that was denied to the victim. It will be what it will be.
  41. As a matter of interest, was anyone here other...

    As a matter of interest, was anyone here other than Shy Guava able to register via the Mor Phrom Line app?
  42. It isn't clear in that article what is...

    It isn't clear in that article what is information and what is disinformation. Either way, it is from the Bangkok Post.
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    I thought that a year ago when the Baht slipped...

    I thought that a year ago when the Baht slipped to 33 to the USD, then it spent the rest of the year going back to 30. I am betting on 33 again this year, but it wasn't sustained last year and the...
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    It is all inevitable. Claim mistrial. Appeal...

    It is all inevitable. Claim mistrial. Appeal conviction. Appeal sentence. It will drag on and on. For me it is straightforward: he did the crime, he does the time.
  45. Thread: What it is?

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    I am having a very busy day. Don't laugh, it...

    I am having a very busy day. Don't laugh, it happens occasionally. The following might not test the Brains Trust overmuch.

    Of course it is more difficult when TD refuses to load the picture. Does...
  47. Thread: What it is?

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    Looks like a Rolex Explorer II, the newer version...

    Looks like a Rolex Explorer II, the newer version with the white face.
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    "The children of the Yellow Emperor seem destined...

    "The children of the Yellow Emperor seem destined to play an enormous role in Mankind’s future."

    That doesn't strike me as particularly visionary, more blindingly obvious. The big question is what...
  49. Thread: What it is?

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    I think it is darts in a particularly curiously...

    I think it is darts in a particularly curiously coloured triple twenty.

    :smileylaughing:
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    A very good question and I'd love to know the...

    A very good question and I'd love to know the answer. Forecast GDP well down, borrowing very close to the 60% limit and a good chance that limit will need to be changed, short term debt in foreign...
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