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    Covid appears to be closing its net... ...

    Covid appears to be closing its net...

    Colleague in next office is off because his wife has covid. He tested negative on Monday and will test again next Monday.

    Colleague in my office has been...
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    Great comeback from Australia. I didn't think...

    Great comeback from Australia. I didn't think they'd even get close after such a poor start.
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    Rashid hasn't had a bowl yet....:england: ...

    Rashid hasn't had a bowl yet....:england:

    There's a bit of depth and a lot of strength in this England side...
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    Ed Miliband really tore into Boris and this...

    Ed Miliband really tore into Boris and this foolhardy bill.

    Any press reports suggesting Boris wasn't humiliated?

    Maybe the Jabber Times or the Daily Switch will jump to defend their hero....
  5. Thread: A nice cup of tea

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    You could always use a french press. I tend to...

    You could always use a french press.

    I tend to drink espresso in the mornings and tea in the afternoon when it's warm and swap to tea in the morning when the temperature drops. Twinings EB is a...
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    As Cyrille points out, tasting notes on tea bags...

    As Cyrille points out, tasting notes on tea bags is a bit of a joke.

    An afternoon tea that I do enjoy is TWG's Gentleman's Earl Grey, despite the pink tin.
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    ^ Are you confusing the F1 champion with a well...

    ^ Are you confusing the F1 champion with a well known Broadway show?
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    England need a couple of quick wickets before the...

    England need a couple of quick wickets before the game slips beyond them. Finch has to go soon...
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    Ah, the benefits of GS..... Re cloves, always...

    Ah, the benefits of GS.....

    Re cloves, always in a pie but never in a crumble for some reason according to my mum.
  10. Thread: Name That Car

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    Alfa Romeo GT 3.2 V6 circa 2007 ~150mph ...

    Alfa Romeo GT 3.2 V6 circa 2007 ~150mph sustained for quite a while from Rostock to Leipzig...had to refuel and calm it for the rest of the journey.

    It was easily my favourite car despite some...
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    Sticky: France is worrying with nearly 20,000 new cases...

    France is worrying with nearly 20,000 new cases in the last 2 days. Spain not looking good either and UK on the increase again.

    I was going to take the wife to Brittany in late October but that...
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    Good news for Ferrari, they weren't last...

    Good news for Ferrari, they weren't last...
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    Bottas will be hacked off with that restart. Can...

    Bottas will be hacked off with that restart. Can he regain second?
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    Ferraris are still running...8 & 10 out of 12...

    Ferraris are still running...8 & 10 out of 12...
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    wasn't it called crème anglaise in home economics...

    wasn't it called crème anglaise in home economics cyrille?
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    Red flag now to clear up the mess...

    Red flag now to clear up the mess...
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    I haven't eaten apple crumble since my mother...

    I haven't eaten apple crumble since my mother died, nearly 20 years ago. Blackberry and apple crumble after a Saturday afternoon picking from the hedgerows was a late August and September ritual...
  18. I work as much for pleasure as I do for money. I...

    I work as much for pleasure as I do for money. I never bothered with the management positions, preferring to make things work myself. When I retired, back in 2006, I continued to answer people's...
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    Prayuth may just be placating his army colleagues...

    Prayuth may just be placating his army colleagues with his endorsement of the project, however, it will take the King's interest to get it moving.

    The bigger the project the more money can be...
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    I get the feeling that Boris didn't actually...

    I get the feeling that Boris didn't actually understand the implications of the WA that he signed up to. It's as if he has only just become aware of why he needs to get a trade agreement and the...
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    ^ Airbus losses first half of 2020 was ~$2.2bn. ...

    ^ Airbus losses first half of 2020 was ~$2.2bn.
    Airbus airliner production has dropped 40%.
    Airbus plans to cut 15,000 jobs.
    Airbus UK mainly manufactures wings at Broughton and Filton employing...
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    evidence vaguely implies disease ends next...

    evidence vaguely implies disease ends next Christmas Eve
  23. Thread: Daily Moan

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    Ticks! The problem with picking mushrooms in...

    Ticks! The problem with picking mushrooms in German forests is ticks. I cover myself in deet; the wife only did her legs and ended up with several on her arms. They're buggers to spot and remove...
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    should have closed the door on the past and...

    should have closed the door on the past and opened the one to the future.

    Sad way to go Wally...
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    1 across in today's DT cryptic reminded me of...

    1 across in today's DT cryptic reminded me of someone....

    Jabberwock....
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    I'd start by getting an external hd shell to put...

    I'd start by getting an external hd shell to put it in and see if you can read data. I have two different versions of external for old and very old drives. All mine were readable even though I...
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    You do realise that the Withdrawal Agreement was...

    You do realise that the Withdrawal Agreement was ratified by the UK and therefore not a one-sided law as you suggest...

    Breach of such an agreement is against International law not EU law.
    ...
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    acoustic cinema, offering ultimate sound...

    acoustic cinema, offering ultimate sound technology, invites customers.
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    The withdrawal agreement, signed last year, is...

    The withdrawal agreement, signed last year, is independent of the trade agreement. It appears Boris and his motley crew are trying to link them with this new Bill. The idea is utterly flawed and...
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    England being generous...145 should be comfy even...

    England being generous...145 should be comfy even
    for the convicts...
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    sorry bit "cooked medium" is even more gay than...

    sorry bit "cooked medium" is even more gay than pumpkin soup.

    cooked is challenging enough!
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    FOS....

    FOS....
  33. Being Thailand they probably wired it all up with...

    Being Thailand they probably wired it all up with house cabling...
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    Sticky: Several European countries with increasing...

    Several European countries with increasing numbers of new infections. I expect another set of restrictions to come into force soon.

    Meanwhile, looks like many high street shops are going to be...
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    ^ I remember a few classmates laughing about...

    ^ I remember a few classmates laughing about cricket until they were old enough to play. It separated the men from the boys in quick order.
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    Indeed, even the cue from Cy didn't bother...

    Indeed, even the cue from Cy didn't bother Buttler...another great innings from him.
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    ^ That'll be the cue for an England collapse...

    ^ That'll be the cue for an England collapse...
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    ^ It's been explained before...please keep up.

    ^ It's been explained before...please keep up.
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    Bad mistake from Mercedes to bring Hamilton in...

    Bad mistake from Mercedes to bring Hamilton in when pit was closed but at least Airporttwo got his wish.

    I missed the opening laps, what happened to Bottas?

    Ferrari are paying back the...
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    I found my first steinpiltz/cépe/penny bun of...

    I found my first steinpiltz/cépe/penny bun of this season yesterday...

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    I prefer to call them cépe, sounds like Isan for tasty...

    (Difficult to judge the size from the photo, it weighed...
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    I do my weekly shopping early on Saturday morning...

    I do my weekly shopping early on Saturday morning and make up the week's recipes as I go around. I occasionally pick a different shop or pop to the market for seasonal delights.

    Mrs Troy has a...
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    Hamilton beats Bottas to pole again, but very...

    Hamilton beats Bottas to pole again, but very close.

    Ferrari? Who are they? Worst showing on home soil since 1984 according to the Beeb.
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    ^ Looks like it will stick to the wall, which is...

    ^ Looks like it will stick to the wall, which is where it would be heading if offered to me...
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    Good call mod...

    Good call mod...
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    Greenhorns require educated experience not hours...

    Greenhorns require educated experience not hours on restricted night shifts
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    Tipping is piss poor in northern Greenland.

    Tipping is piss poor in northern Greenland.
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    Do they take photos of the driver in Oz? They do in Germany and they usually only do you if they have a good picture of you at the wheel.

    A good reason for wearing a mask during these Covid times...
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    Pakistan finish on 195-4. That's a sporting total...

    Pakistan finish on 195-4. That's a sporting total for England to chase.
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    Meanwhile, Hamilton scores his 89th victory.... ...

    Meanwhile, Hamilton scores his 89th victory....

    Russell was both lucky and unlucky, unable to get out of the way of Giovinazzi's debris field.
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    Pakistan are hitting the England attack all over...

    Pakistan are hitting the England attack all over the place, 66-0 off 8 overs.
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