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by bindeweede
Tue Dec 01, 2020 2:04 pm
Forum: Alternative Medicine and Therapies.
Topic: Blue Light Blockers.
Replies: 0
Views: 31

Blue Light Blockers.

Dr Harriet Hall writes on this latest trend. "Glasses and other devices that block blue light have become very popular. You can even buy skin care products that block blue light. And after cataract surgery, you can get an intraocular lens that filters blue light (the rationale for this is based on c...
by bindeweede
Tue Dec 01, 2020 1:54 pm
Forum: Humour.
Topic: Roast Chicken - Yes. Cheese and Onion - No.
Replies: 0
Views: 32

Roast Chicken - Yes. Cheese and Onion - No.

"Roast Chicken flavoured crisps count as substantial meal but Cheese & Onion do not, confirms government." “Look, just like all the other rules, this is very simple to understand,” government spokesperson Simon Williams told press this morning. “Any packet of crisps that has the flavour of a hearty...
by bindeweede
Thu Nov 26, 2020 9:33 pm
Forum: Art And Photography.
Topic: Great pics...great captions?
Replies: 60
Views: 26551

Re: Great pics...great captions?

"A nightmare in Downing Street."

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by bindeweede
Wed Nov 25, 2020 12:12 pm
Forum: Humour.
Topic: Too subtle for some.
Replies: 10
Views: 200

Re: Too subtle for some.

BTW Binders - who explained it to you? Did they work it out or had they seen an explanation? I showed your post to a friend who'd done a lot of proof-reading in his time. He noticed the additional comma (I didn't), came across a lot of discussion on Twitter, searched "Oxford comma" and came up with...
by bindeweede
Wed Nov 25, 2020 9:59 am
Forum: Humour.
Topic: Too subtle for some.
Replies: 10
Views: 200

Re: Too subtle for some.

Hi Tony. I've no idea if the explanation given to me last night is the same as the one given to chaggle, but the "humour" relates to the third clause about the Oxford vaccine. There is an additional comma after "protective", and apparently it is called "The Oxford Comma" - https://www.lexico.com/exp...
by bindeweede
Tue Nov 24, 2020 6:36 pm
Forum: Humour.
Topic: Too subtle for some.
Replies: 10
Views: 200

Re: Too subtle for some.

Right, I've had it explained to me. Talk about obscure! :geek:
by bindeweede
Tue Nov 24, 2020 6:01 pm
Forum: Humour.
Topic: Too subtle for some.
Replies: 10
Views: 200

Re: Too subtle for some.

Lost on me, too.
by bindeweede
Mon Nov 23, 2020 3:01 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area.
Topic: Seasonal Spirits.
Replies: 131
Views: 45077

Re: Seasonal Spirits.

Special offer! Save £10,000!

https://www.masterofmalt.com/whiskies/t ... lan_header

I'll have to let that one go, I fear.
by bindeweede
Sat Nov 21, 2020 1:35 pm
Forum: Art And Photography.
Topic: Illusions
Replies: 2
Views: 267

Re: Illusions

A sculpture that changes from two giraffes to a huge elephant when looked at from different angles.

https://www.flixxy.com/optical-illusion-sculpture.htm
by bindeweede
Fri Nov 20, 2020 11:06 am
Forum: Harmless Diversions.
Topic: Woops!
Replies: 0
Views: 249

Woops!

"Self-parking" Porsche.

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by bindeweede
Thu Nov 19, 2020 9:52 pm
Forum: Great Quotes.
Topic: On Trump.
Replies: 1
Views: 247

On Trump.

"We're not stupid....Donald Trump is a genius, that's what the J stands for."

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by bindeweede
Thu Nov 19, 2020 9:21 pm
Forum: Great Quotes.
Topic: On Brexit.
Replies: 1
Views: 3777

Re: On Brexit.

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by bindeweede
Fri Nov 13, 2020 9:14 pm
Forum: Art And Photography.
Topic: Great pics...great captions?
Replies: 60
Views: 26551

Re: Great pics...great captions?

"TV? Me, pet? Nah......" :hat

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by bindeweede
Thu Nov 12, 2020 8:51 pm
Forum: Art And Photography.
Topic: Great pics...great captions?
Replies: 60
Views: 26551

Re: Great pics...great captions?

What creative art work! "A Ship of Fools"

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ETA. The Bosch original. https://painting-planet.com/ship-of-foo ... mus-bosch/
by bindeweede
Wed Nov 11, 2020 2:47 pm
Forum: Sport.
Topic: An amazing hole-in-one.
Replies: 0
Views: 37

An amazing hole-in-one.

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