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by bindeweede
Tue Feb 05, 2019 8:59 pm
Forum: Other Useful Links.
Topic: Association for Skeptical Enquiry - Links.
Replies: 0
Views: 691

Association for Skeptical Enquiry - Links.

Quite a comprehensive list. And even this place is mentioned. :thumb

http://www.aske-skeptics.org.uk/general_links.html
by bindeweede
Mon Feb 04, 2019 12:41 am
Forum: Skepticism and Critical Thinking.
Topic: Subjects which are impossible to debate properly and civilly.
Replies: 4
Views: 1249

Re: Subjects which are impossible to debate properly and civilly.

Matt wrote:
Sun Feb 03, 2019 11:38 pm
bogdan9310 wrote:
Sun Feb 03, 2019 1:10 pm
What do you think about mind control?
Whatever the lizards tell me to think
Oh no! Not those shape-shifting buggers again. 😡
by bindeweede
Sat Feb 02, 2019 10:49 pm
Forum: Politics, Economics and Law.
Topic: Brexit consequences
Replies: 699
Views: 82286

Re: Brexit consequences

From Sean O'Grady, the Associate Editor of the Independent. I hope he is totally wrong. Nissan’s U-turn is the beginning of the end for Britain’s revived car industry. "Unconfirmed as it is, the news from Nissan Sunderland could not be more portentous. This is the beginning of the end for Britain’s ...
by bindeweede
Sat Feb 02, 2019 10:41 pm
Forum: Music And Literature.
Topic: Late night music.
Replies: 171
Views: 29874

Re: Late night music.

"Sailing By" - Ronald Binge. The ultimate Late Night Music perhaps, introducing the Shipping Forecast on BBC Radio 4 at 12.45am.



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by bindeweede
Mon Jan 28, 2019 12:02 pm
Forum: Humour.
Topic: From the BBC News Quiz
Replies: 1
Views: 169

Re: From the BBC News Quiz

Tony.Williams wrote:
Mon Jan 28, 2019 10:16 am
Fifty cuttings: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/articl ... -news-quiz

Nice to find something to laugh at!
Yes indeed. And there's not a lot of that, atm. :-(
by bindeweede
Sat Jan 26, 2019 9:39 pm
Forum: Politics, Economics and Law.
Topic: Brexit consequences
Replies: 699
Views: 82286

Re: Brexit consequences

Der Spiegel" - "How Brexit Distracted the UK From Its Real Problems." The country's National Health Service, once a source of national pride, is in permanent crisis mode, with tens of thousands of positions unfilled. And even if the official number of unemployed people is sinking, the number of "wor...
by bindeweede
Sat Jan 26, 2019 8:27 pm
Forum: In The News.
Topic: "Scottish stone circle isn’t so ancient after all....."
Replies: 1
Views: 323

"Scottish stone circle isn’t so ancient after all....."

Archaeologists announced two weeks ago that they’d discovered a 3,500- to 4,500-year-old stone circle standing in a farmer’s field outside the town of Alford, 40km (25 miles) west of Aberdeen. In a surprising twist this week, the circle turned out to actually be the work of the local farmer who own...
by bindeweede
Thu Jan 24, 2019 11:05 pm
Forum: Politics, Economics and Law.
Topic: Brexit consequences
Replies: 699
Views: 82286

Re: Brexit consequences

A short piece from The Indy today. Is Brexit causing hundreds of companies to leave the UK? "And there is one thing that almost all economic predictions agree on: the more decisive the break with the EU, the more drastic the consequences are likely to be." https://www.independent.co.uk/news/business...
by bindeweede
Thu Jan 24, 2019 10:18 pm
Forum: Psychics and Mediums.
Topic: Brazilian 'psychic surgeon' accused of rape.
Replies: 1
Views: 924

Brazilian 'psychic surgeon' accused of rape.

The article is about one month old. João de Deus “He used to say that God didn’t exist, that he was God,” daughter Dalva Teixeira, 49, told the Brazilian press. She is among those accusing him. Ms Teixeira was allegedly beaten and raped by her own father — who she called a “monster” — until she was ...
by bindeweede
Tue Jan 22, 2019 10:55 pm
Forum: Blog Links.
Topic: The Brexit Blog.
Replies: 0
Views: 274

The Brexit Blog.

From Chris Grey, Professor of Organization Studies at Royal Holloway, University of London, and previously a Professor at Cambridge University and Warwick University. "Best guy to follow on Brexit for intelligent analysis" Annette Dittert, London Bureau Chief, ARD German TV. "By far one of the best ...
by bindeweede
Mon Jan 21, 2019 10:00 pm
Forum: Silly Stuff.
Topic: penn state doctoral thesis template
Replies: 4
Views: 2007

Re: penn state doctoral thesis template

Just for information, I've improved the Spambot Countermeasures in the Admin Control Panel. :geek:
by bindeweede
Sat Jan 19, 2019 9:49 pm
Forum: Politics, Economics and Law.
Topic: Brexit consequences
Replies: 699
Views: 82286

Re: Brexit consequences

Matt wrote:
Sat Jan 19, 2019 9:01 pm
These and many more coming to a billboard near you.
https://inews.co.uk/news/brexit/billboa ... y-donkeys/
Yes. I chipped in yesterday. https://www.crowdfunder.co.uk/by-donkeys
by bindeweede
Sat Jan 19, 2019 8:21 pm
Forum: Harmless Diversions.
Topic: "Can you name a country"?
Replies: 0
Views: 925

"Can you name a country"?

Rather than a continent. Well, the lad at the end did very well :clap

Specially selected clips I expect, but not very encouraging.

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by bindeweede
Sat Jan 19, 2019 8:01 pm
Forum: Politics, Economics and Law.
Topic: Brexit consequences
Replies: 699
Views: 82286

Re: Brexit consequences

Coming to a free trade agreement with the EU should be "one of the easiest in human history.' Liam Fox, July 2017
And more gems from some of the Brexiteers. https://www.indy100.com/article/brexit- ... ve-8636801
by bindeweede
Fri Jan 18, 2019 12:20 am
Forum: Silly Stuff.
Topic: penn state doctoral thesis template
Replies: 4
Views: 2007

Re: penn state doctoral thesis template

:fp I should have spotted the signs. But no real harm done. Live and learn..... slowly, in my case.😟