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  1. To be honest, that says more about you than...

    To be honest, that says more about you than anyone else...
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    The BBC may also be liable to provide...

    The BBC may also be liable to provide compensation if it can be shown they knew about what was going on and allowed it to continue.

    Also, compensation can be given out of good will, it does not...
  3. Thread: New Ranger

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    The traction control will stop it sliding around...

    The traction control will stop it sliding around tight corners. So unless you turn it off, the back end wont be flicking out.
  4. Perhaps whoever made the drinks got hold of some...

    Perhaps whoever made the drinks got hold of some the "Polydol" containing the insecticide and added it to their drinks, without realising it contained different ingredients to the stuff that they...
  5. Thread: Honda CRF250-L

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    I rode a friends one while on a multi day ride...

    I rode a friends one while on a multi day ride the other week. It seemed to be a pretty decent bike but it was just too slow and underpowered for my liking.
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    I have started not to rack to a secondary...

    I have started not to rack to a secondary fermenter as well. You have to leave it a couple more days to settle out and be more careful when kegging but the flavour is the same. Whether a beer needs...
  7. Thread: RR&B Steakhouse

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    A while ago Bourbon Street had a steak special on...

    A while ago Bourbon Street had a steak special on with various imported steaks. My friend ordered one and I tried a bit of it and was very very impressed, it was probably the tenderest steak I have...
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    I have never had a problem with infections here,...

    I have never had a problem with infections here, even when fermenting in a carboy for over 3 weeks for some of my heavier brews. As long as everything is sanitized properly and you use an airlock, it...
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    Primary and secondary fermentation is done in a...

    Primary and secondary fermentation is done in a plastic carboy, either with or without racking in between. Conditioning and carbonation is done in the keg after fermentation has finished.
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    I have three fridges with digital thermostats...

    I have three fridges with digital thermostats attached. One fridge can take one brew during fermentation or two beer kegs for conditioning and serving.
  11. Thread: Grand Prix 2012

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    Moan as much as you like but there is no way the...

    Moan as much as you like but there is no way the Monaco race is going.
  12. Thread: New Ranger

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    So can123 shows once again how utterly clueless...

    So can123 shows once again how utterly clueless he is.

    The Pajero and Pajero Sport are two COMPLETELY different cars.
  13. Eh not quite, It's also none of your business how...

    Eh not quite, It's also none of your business how the British government spend tax payers money....

    For the record it IS important to have inquests into deaths of British citizens abroad, the...
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    Edit: Quote added He's talking about high...

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    I'm seeing them everywhere now too. Does make the vehicle more noticeable although I don't give way to these guys just because they have 'em on...[/QUOTE]


    He's talking about...
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    Wrong. It would hardly change my point anyhow.......

    Wrong. It would hardly change my point anyhow....





    People who think that is something to joke about obviously have some severe problems themselves...
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    Classy, it really shows the calibre of the people...

    Classy, it really shows the calibre of the people on this forum when they are making jokey comments about the murder of a families children....
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    Have you seen them here? I thought they hadn't...

    Have you seen them here? I thought they hadn't been released yet...
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    Pretty amazing for a dog act actually, and the...

    Pretty amazing for a dog act actually, and the the opera singing couple of teenagers were very good as well.
  19. And yet she still fails to be...

    And yet she still fails to be funny.......:rolleyes:
  20. Not even slightly funny.

    Not even slightly funny.
  21. Thread: New Colorado

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    The Colorado uses a brand new engine actually,...

    The Colorado uses a brand new engine actually, the 2.8 is meant to be pretty good. The Isuzu is still using the old engine however.
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    I thought you said the BBC? The qualifying was...

    Simply not true. I have been listening to BBC radio all morning and they have only talked about the protests with several interviews from people on either side. So much so they did not once mention...
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    Simply not true. I have been listening to BBC...

    Simply not true. I have been listening to BBC radio all morning and they have only talked about the protests with several interviews from people on either side. So much so they did not once mention...
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    Never. We are talking about the fans, the drivers...

    Never. We are talking about the fans, the drivers and the teams here. They don't give two hoots about the politics of the event, and they shouldn't as that is not what it's about. The Grand Prix...
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    Yes it should go ahead, this is a sporting event,...

    Yes it should go ahead, this is a sporting event, not politics. The politicians should keep their noses out of it. If anything, the race going ahead with all the media attention and journalists in...
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    Great thread! Looks like a fantastic trip. For...

    Great thread! Looks like a fantastic trip.

    For future information, the part in the photo is a regulator/rectifier, it takes the alternating current (AC) generated by the stator (which is inside...
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    Hustlers is my favourite pool hall, they have...

    Hustlers is my favourite pool hall, they have good tables, beer and food. It is in the basement of times square.
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    Yes, Kasikorn has a new website for...

    Yes, Kasikorn has a new website for K-cyberbanking. Just go to the usual website and you will see it. Don't click on links from e-mails etc... as scammers might take advantage of them actually...
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    The car in this thread is actually an import, so...

    The car in this thread is actually an import, so attracts crazy import duties as well as the excise tax. When you consider that, 2.5 million is a pretty good price for it! Personally, I would have to...
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    Hence why I said "up to", they are the highest...

    Hence why I said "up to", they are the highest rates you will pay in Thailand, (although in practice the way the 50% rate is applied makes it more like 100%)

    BMW are in the middle ground, as they...
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    Taxes are not similar, on a new car in Thailand...

    Taxes are not similar, on a new car in Thailand you pay up to 5% interior tax, 50% excise tax and 7% VAT!
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    What I can say is that the manufactures don't...

    What I can say is that the manufactures don't appear to be exploiting the customers any more than they do elsewhere.

    What the government do afterwards and if their tax structure is fair to the...
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    Nope I am not contradicting myself and I am not...

    Nope I am not contradicting myself and I am not muddling anything together. They are not separate points, they are related to each other.

    -The government imposes an import tax which creates a...
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    Sounds good, I will give you that. But, in the...

    Sounds good, I will give you that. But, in the case of the car industry at least the facts and figures show that to be untrue. With beer on the other hand, I agree with you.
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    You can keep your farang conspiracy theories...

    You can keep your farang conspiracy theories thanks.

    The manufacturers are not able to take advantage of their monopoly due to the excise tax which the government imposes. Don't you understand...
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    The monopoly of Thai made cars is a result of...

    The monopoly of Thai made cars is a result of import tax, which makes domestically produced cars much cheaper than imports. Then you may ask why locally produced cars sometimes seem expensive still,...
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    Please explain how the excise tax helps to keep...

    Please explain how the excise tax helps to keep an alleged monopoly in place?
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    Like I pointed out in the last thread, the high...

    Like I pointed out in the last thread, the high prices on locally produced cars are mainly due to government excise tax, not any of the above.
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    Needed on cars older than 5 years and bikes older...

    Needed on cars older than 5 years and bikes older than 3 years, it is not done by the department themselves but by certified mechanics which you can find all over the place. I have never seen...
  40. Just because it's a toxin it doesn't mean we...

    Just because it's a toxin it doesn't mean we can't like it, look at alcohol! :D
  41. Rather than the MSG, don't you think the high...

    Rather than the MSG, don't you think the high levels of obesity might simply be because of the horrific amounts of fat and other more commonly suggested unhealthies in the diet that people are eating?
  42. If it makes food taste better I am all for it! I...

    If it makes food taste better I am all for it! I never notice any effects from eating food with it in so I have no problem with it.
  43. Boohoo who cares. He stopped a criminal from...

    Boohoo who cares. He stopped a criminal from escaping a crime he had just committed and didn't kill him or injure him too severely. That's all good, while it's understandable that governments...
  44. Shooting an innocent kid is slightly different...

    Shooting an innocent kid is slightly different don't you think?

    I don't see this case as vigilante justice really. If you witness a crime taking place you usually have the right to prevent it...
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    The compulsory government insurance (minimum...

    The compulsory government insurance (minimum legal requirement) does not cover third party property damage. So the women was right in saying she had no insurance which would cover the damage, but...
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    Oh and when you get your bike back and repaired,...

    Oh and when you get your bike back and repaired, how about a ride around Khao Yai or something? :D
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    Hi Timber, hope you are ok and sorry to hear you...

    Hi Timber, hope you are ok and sorry to hear you crashed your new bike. Don't worry though as everyone has done similar stuff. I reversed my truck into my bike the other week which knocked it over...
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    Nice bike!

    Nice bike!
  49. I don't think what he wrote should be considered...

    I don't think what he wrote should be considered a crime. It's his point of view and he is entitled to it however vile it is. He was not inciting hatred or violence so once you start down the track...
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    He has got to be joking.....

    He has got to be joking.....
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