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Is everything here about politics?

Discussion in 'Personal' started by needabreak, Jun 23, 2019.

  1. MAGAorMIGA

    MAGAorMIGA Star commenter

    Bloody politicians f____ing up the weather, now.
     
  2. primarycat

    primarycat Star commenter

    Afraid not. I wished that, too.
     
  3. EmanuelShadrack

    EmanuelShadrack Star commenter

    Is that a picture of your cat? The electric sockets don't look like UK ones...
     
  4. Aquamarina1234

    Aquamarina1234 Star commenter

    Really, how many politicians you ever respected or trusted wore pastel coral?
    This might be my time.
     
  5. Aquamarina1234

    Aquamarina1234 Star commenter

    Hey, why ask us?
    We didn't murder Opinion.
     
  6. Aquamarina1234

    Aquamarina1234 Star commenter

    Oh. Posted that on wrong thread!
     
  7. needabreak

    needabreak Star commenter

    You've lost me.
     
  8. needabreak

    needabreak Star commenter

    Still lost...
     
  9. needabreak

    needabreak Star commenter

    Oh, that might explain it.
     
  10. Over_the_hill

    Over_the_hill Star commenter

    No that’s not my actual cat Shadders. It was for illustrative purposes only!
     
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  11. Over_the_hill

    Over_the_hill Star commenter

    Like this one... 16CAB369-9C87-4772-AE9E-E65641A61DF2.jpeg
     
    les25paul, TCSC47, needabreak and 3 others like this.
  12. grumpydogwoman

    grumpydogwoman Star commenter

    Whereas this is my cat. She shares my passion for mushy peas. 3389DBB9-CC2E-4D93-802A-0093D9A3E972.jpeg
     
  13. nizebaby

    nizebaby Star commenter

    I haven't been following this thread but I can tell you now that no, not everything on here is about politics. A quick look at thread titles is enough to tell you that surely?

    When there is a ban on talking about politics, I shall remove myself from here. It was bad enough when the Opinion forum was stopped.
     
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  14. nizebaby

    nizebaby Star commenter

     
  15. TCSC47

    TCSC47 Star commenter

    Meccano -- !!! There is nothing finer. We should have many strings devoted to Meccano.

    [​IMG]
     
  16. nizebaby

    nizebaby Star commenter

    Oh go on - next thing you know it'll be Fun With Flags!​
     
  17. lanokia

    lanokia Star commenter

    My dad had Meccano as a kid... and his parents kept all of it so I spent a good chunk of my childhood playing with it on the floor of their bungalow...

    Lego kits were a big part of my childhood. And making stuff of my own creation.
     
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  18. racroesus

    racroesus Star commenter

    I used to run string around rooms, through rooms, from object to object.
     
  19. nizebaby

    nizebaby Star commenter

    Gosh. That must have been a hoot.
     
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  20. TCSC47

    TCSC47 Star commenter

    I recently bought a pile of Meccano very cheap on e-bay to add to my collection. All the other bidders dropped out and I won without even trying, much to my surprise. Then I realised why. It was only when I looked at the postal charges that I saw that it was collection in person. The distance was a 300 mile round trip so how could I do this, without admitting to Mrs TCSC that I had bought yet another pile of Meccano.

    Thankfully, the vendor was willing to pack it into a box and I was able to arrange pickup and delivery with a courier. All ended without tears and I got the value of Meccano well over what I paid along with some rare items.

    However, because I am an honest chap, I admitted to Mrs TCSC what I had done, but contrary to the admonishment I had expected, she said "That's a pity. We could have spent a few days down there, B&B. (Swanage area)" !!
     
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