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by bindeweede
Sat Jun 15, 2019 6:52 pm
Forum: Great Quotes.
Topic: On B. Johnson.
Replies: 0
Views: 16

On B. Johnson.

"All Tory MPs think Boris is an arse, except for Chris Grayling, who thinks he's an elbow."

Richard Osman. (Allegedly, via Twitter.)
by bindeweede
Fri Jun 14, 2019 9:57 am
Forum: Politics, Economics and Law.
Topic: All Change at "Change UK".
Replies: 7
Views: 140

Re: All Change at "Change UK".

Yet more change for "Change UK", or whatever its latest name is, (currently called "Independent Group for Change"), as Chuka joins the Lib Dems. The former Labour MP Chuka Umunna has said there is no room for two centre-ground parties in British politics after joining the Liberal Democrats 10 days a...
by bindeweede
Thu Jun 13, 2019 8:58 pm
Forum: Humour.
Topic: New cartoon thread.
Replies: 338
Views: 52946

Re: New cartoon thread.

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by bindeweede
Sun Jun 09, 2019 9:49 pm
Forum: Art And Photography.
Topic: Great pics...great captions?
Replies: 15
Views: 7119

Re: Great pics...great captions?

"Your snorter for ten. Hands on buzzers, teams."



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by bindeweede
Sun Jun 09, 2019 4:37 pm
Forum: Skepticism and Critical Thinking.
Topic: Bertrand Russell’s Decalogue of Critical Thinking
Replies: 0
Views: 104

Bertrand Russell’s Decalogue of Critical Thinking

Perhaps the essence of the Liberal outlook could be summed up in a new decalogue, not intended to replace the old one but only to supplement it. The Ten Commandments that, as a teacher, I should wish to promulgate, might be set forth as follows: Do not feel absolutely certain of anything. Do not th...
by bindeweede
Sun Jun 09, 2019 3:57 pm
Forum: Music And Literature.
Topic: Topical limerics.
Replies: 34
Views: 8149

Re: Topical limerics.

Though Gove snorted coke, so he said,
When youthful and badly misled,
It may be the case
To run in this race
It helps to be out of your head.
by bindeweede
Sun Jun 09, 2019 1:08 pm
Forum: In The News.
Topic: Boris Johnson.
Replies: 22
Views: 3826

Re: Boris Johnson.

Anyone following the case will be aware of the recent Court decision. High court judges have thrown out the misconduct case against Boris Johnson over 'misleading' Leave campaign slogans, after his barristers argued that false statements "must be as old as political campaigning itself". "Speaking ou...
by bindeweede
Thu Jun 06, 2019 2:04 pm
Forum: In The News.
Topic: D-Day Landing Pictures -
Replies: 0
Views: 74

D-Day Landing Pictures -

Then and Now. https://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/entry/d-day-landing-beaches_uk_5cf8b333e4b0e63eda958bb3?guccounter=1&guce_referrer=aHR0cHM6Ly90LmNvL1lNdHBzdmdJU3I&guce_referrer_sig=AQAAAJtBMCoWZxVBN6AJInq5i_iKMSKmd-qsQhVm3FklvMGX2MoDCo3RLx2tpu-bLTUUEI4V23Hbxjjwv0fSGeFpztRJ5-mNmMw-VZV-5qofY-vCVw_0yQP...
by bindeweede
Tue Jun 04, 2019 4:12 pm
Forum: Politics, Economics and Law.
Topic: All Change at "Change UK".
Replies: 7
Views: 140

All Change at "Change UK".

"Six MPs Split From Change UK After Just Four Months." "Six MPs have split from Change UK just four months after the party was founded. Among those to quit were interim leader Heidi Allen and party spokesperson Chuka Umunna. They were joined by Luciana Berger, Sarah Wollaston, Gavin Shuker and Ange...
by bindeweede
Sun Jun 02, 2019 6:42 pm
Forum: Great Quotes.
Topic: "Hitler's rise to power."
Replies: 0
Views: 119

"Hitler's rise to power."

A little known fact about Hitler's rise to power is that the real turning point came when he was given his own weekly talk show on LBC. Historians now accept that it made all the difference.
S. Ubsdell/Twitter.
by bindeweede
Thu May 30, 2019 10:36 pm
Forum: Humour.
Topic: New cartoon thread.
Replies: 338
Views: 52946

Re: New cartoon thread.

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by bindeweede
Thu May 30, 2019 6:54 pm
Forum: Ideas Or Improvements.
Topic: Forum Availability.
Replies: 13
Views: 4884

Re: Forum Availability.

Matt, yes, they've had major issues. Post on Twitter reads, "We've deployed 3rd party engineers to help debug and resolve the issue of abnormally high server load. "

Forum seems to be loading speedily, atm.
by bindeweede
Thu May 30, 2019 1:14 pm
Forum: Ideas Or Improvements.
Topic: Forum Availability.
Replies: 13
Views: 4884

Re: Forum Availability.

There have been a few access issues today. Envesko are aware and looking in to the server overload.
by bindeweede
Wed May 29, 2019 9:42 pm
Forum: Humour.
Topic: Jokes.
Replies: 34
Views: 4105

Re: Jokes.

The very elderly woman I work with in a local charity shop told me her version of this one a couple of weeks ago. There were three nuns driving down a highway one day when they lost control of their car and plunged off a cliff. They awoke and found themselves standing before the pearly gates. St. Pe...
by bindeweede
Wed May 29, 2019 10:53 am
Forum: In The News.
Topic: Boris Johnson.
Replies: 22
Views: 3826

Re: Boris Johnson.

Boris Johnson is to be summonsed to court to face accusations of misconduct in a public office, over comments he made during the 2016 EU referendum campaign. The bid to prosecute Mr Johnson was brought by Marcus Ball in the aftermath of the EU referendum. He claims the former foreign secretary misl...