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by bindeweede
Wed Jan 09, 2019 9:28 pm
Forum: In The News.
Topic: "Facebook can be bad for your health."
Replies: 0
Views: 219

"Facebook can be bad for your health."

Using Facebook could make you feel physically ill and women are particularly vulnerable, according to scientists. Constantly comparing yourself to others, or social comparison, leads to sleep problems, weight change and muscle tension. Researchers from the University of Surrey studied 165 Facebook ...
by bindeweede
Sat Jan 05, 2019 9:01 pm
Forum: Great Quotes.
Topic: EDL on vegan sausage rolls.
Replies: 1
Views: 168

EDL on vegan sausage rolls.

On Facebook, apparently. A parody, I presume, but who knows. :lol "The EDL will be mobilising in Manchester this Sat to make our voices clear - the leftist vegan Greggs news has crossed the line. It's time to take our country back, take our sausages back. the sausage roll represents all that's good ...
by bindeweede
Fri Jan 04, 2019 11:22 pm
Forum: General Health Issues.
Topic: Vaxelis: new hexavalent vaccine.
Replies: 0
Views: 494

Vaxelis: new hexavalent vaccine.

a hexavalent vaccine like Vaxelis protects against six diseases, specifically diphtheria, tetanus, pertussis (whooping cough), polio, hepatitis B, and Haemophilus influenzae type B (Hib). Approved in the US on December 26th, 2018, but in the EU, December 2015. The antivax lobby doesn't like it, not...
by bindeweede
Fri Jan 04, 2019 7:08 pm
Forum: In The News.
Topic: Chinese fun!
Replies: 1
Views: 178

Re: Chinese fun!

"A cuddly solar panel farm"? Now, there's a phrase I never thought I'd use. :ang
by bindeweede
Tue Jan 01, 2019 10:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area.
Topic: New Years Resolutions
Replies: 6
Views: 503

Re: New Years Resolutions

All respect and encouragement to those who make New Year Resolutions. I gave up on them myself several years ago, as I lack determination and persistence, and am totally unable to resist temptation. (Or unwilling?) There are things I know I should try to do, and other things I know I should try not ...
by bindeweede
Tue Jan 01, 2019 12:08 pm
Forum: In The News.
Topic: Ultima Thule etc
Replies: 6
Views: 279

Re: Ultima Thule etc

Tony.Williams wrote:
Tue Jan 01, 2019 10:29 am


Anyone have any similar confessions to make?
As a young schoolboy, not learning German, it took me a while to discover that the poet's name was pronounced "Ger-ter", and not "Go-eth". :gmc
by bindeweede
Sun Dec 30, 2018 11:07 pm
Forum: General Discussion Area.
Topic: Happy New Year 2019.
Replies: 1
Views: 135

Happy New Year 2019.

Not just one bumpy night, I think.



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Let's hope it turns out rather better than it probably will do. :fp
by bindeweede
Thu Dec 27, 2018 10:19 pm
Forum: Humour.
Topic: New cartoon thread.
Replies: 326
Views: 42283

Re: New cartoon thread.

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by bindeweede
Wed Dec 26, 2018 8:45 pm
Forum: Psychics and Mediums.
Topic: Blind Mystic Baba Vanga's predictions for 2019.
Replies: 4
Views: 763

Blind Mystic Baba Vanga's predictions for 2019.

2019 will see Europe's economy collapse, Trump struck down by a mysterious illness that causes hearing loss and Putin survive assassination, she says. Perhaps also worth adding...... ."She died in 1996 aged 85, but has still been predicting what is in store each year." Any guess which reputable jou...
by bindeweede
Mon Dec 24, 2018 9:08 pm
Forum: Harmless Diversions.
Topic: Earthrise - Apollo 8 - December 1968.
Replies: 0
Views: 367

Earthrise - Apollo 8 - December 1968.

Awe-inspiring.

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by bindeweede
Sat Dec 22, 2018 5:14 pm
Forum: Music And Literature.
Topic: "Ex-Mass." David Rees-Williams Trio.
Replies: 0
Views: 397

"Ex-Mass." David Rees-Williams Trio.

The jazzed-up Christmas pieces appeared on YouTube about four years ago, and I was very taken with them, but then they all disappeared. But having checked a few minutes ago, they have returned. Nothing to watch, but some beautiful arrangements. VyrXX7eKdkM The complete set is here. https://www.youtu...
by bindeweede
Fri Dec 21, 2018 10:29 pm
Forum: Humour.
Topic: New cartoon thread.
Replies: 326
Views: 42283

Re: New cartoon thread.

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by bindeweede
Fri Dec 21, 2018 9:55 pm
Forum: In The News.
Topic: "The BBC On the Edge of an Abyss."
Replies: 1
Views: 311

"The BBC On the Edge of an Abyss."

A lengthy, detailed and complex article on BBC News and Current Affairs programmes. The BBC is still following the bankrupt precept it must reflect all shades of public opinion regardless of merit, accuracy or origin, and has relied recently on right-wing think tanks such as Legatum, the Institute o...
by bindeweede
Thu Dec 20, 2018 11:23 pm
Forum: Politics, Economics and Law.
Topic: Brexit consequences
Replies: 649
Views: 73448

Re: Brexit consequences

The opinions of Professor Robert Patman, Department of Politics, University of Otago, New Zealand. A couple of days old, but worth 8 minutes of your time, I'd say.

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by bindeweede
Wed Dec 19, 2018 11:33 pm
Forum: Humour.
Topic: New cartoon thread.
Replies: 326
Views: 42283

Re: New cartoon thread.

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