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Forum: General Chat Today, 05:16 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 444
Posted By Bruce
I have 5000 litres of tank water saved from run...

I have 5000 litres of tank water saved from run off from my roof. They were subsidised by the state government during the 10 year millennium drought.

Nowadays they just take up garden space.
Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 03:58 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 443
Posted By Bruce
Looks like another list from a graduate of the...

Looks like another list from a graduate of the University of the Bleeding Obvious.
Forum: Home & DIY Yesterday, 12:30 AM
Replies: 33
Views: 633
Posted By Bruce
Wow! that is some shed I thought my 6 by 6...

Wow! that is some shed I thought my 6 by 6 workshop/garage was pretty good 30 years ago but 10 by 8 is a humdinger. Lucky you!
Forum: General Chat Yesterday, 12:18 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 266
Posted By Bruce
I use subtitles too on shows I download. If they...

I use subtitles too on shows I download. If they are not available with the show then there are plenty of sites that provide them - this is just one:

https://www.opensubtitles.org/en/search/subs
...
Forum: Food & Drink Yesterday, 12:10 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 543
Posted By Bruce
I have one of these sandwich toasters which makes...

I have one of these sandwich toasters which makes a bacon sandwich just delicious - worth adding a bit of cheese to melt over the bacon.
...
Forum: Politics & Govt 16-07-2018, 12:08 PM
Replies: 36
Views: 381
Posted By Bruce
I have to say that it is the least convincing...

I have to say that it is the least convincing argument as to why a reversal of Brexit is not possible.
Forum: General Health 16-07-2018, 11:57 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 204
Posted By Bruce
I have chronic back pain after three spinal...

I have chronic back pain after three spinal operations and am on those Oxy wotsit (Morphine substitute drugs) but I stopped taking them on a regular basis because when the pain got really bad the...
Forum: Brexit Forum 16-07-2018, 11:46 AM
Replies: 111
Views: 2,404
Posted By Bruce
I put this message in another thread just started...

I put this message in another thread just started but perhaps it is more suitable here. (too many Brexit threads for sanity)

I was somewhat surprised to read the headline on the ABC News website...
Forum: Politics & Govt 16-07-2018, 11:41 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 381
Posted By Bruce
I was somewhat surprised to read the headline on...

I was somewhat surprised to read the headline on ABC News this morning:

Theresa May warns there could be 'no Brexit at all',

British Prime Minister Theresa May has warned there may be "no...
Forum: Car Forum 16-07-2018, 11:33 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 101
Posted By Bruce
Actually for all my clever planning, measuring...

Actually for all my clever planning, measuring etc I fell foul of the hurricane proof garage door.

There appeared to be plenty of clearance for the garage door.
...
Forum: Car Forum 16-07-2018, 11:18 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 101
Posted By Bruce
Yes, you do need the shade that is for sure. I...

Yes, you do need the shade that is for sure. I shall mainly use it when I am using my tent - ie if I don't take my camper trailer (https://www.bcl.id.au/) with me I usually travel with a 3m square...
Forum: Car Forum 15-07-2018, 09:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 101
Posted By Bruce
Car Improvements

Spent the day fitting an awning to the side of the car. Should be good in summer. A bit of drilling, pop riveting and bolting.
...
Forum: General Chat 15-07-2018, 09:01 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 238
Posted By Bruce
I don't know what all the fuss is about - looked...

I don't know what all the fuss is about - looked perfectly OK to me.

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Forum: Your Recipes! 15-07-2018, 08:48 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 520
Posted By Bruce
Joe me old pal, me old beauty... The purists...

Joe me old pal, me old beauty...

The purists will tell you that is not a poached egg that is a steamed egg. (that's how I do it too)
Forum: General Chat 15-07-2018, 08:36 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 1,678
Posted By Bruce
There is an old story from the First World War...

There is an old story from the First World War where Aussie troops under a British command were called before an enquiry after a complaint that one of them had called the cook a "bastard".

After...
Forum: General Chat 15-07-2018, 08:30 AM
Replies: 93
Views: 1,678
Posted By Bruce
That has already been to the Australian Human...

That has already been to the Australian Human Rights Commission and it didn't even get a hearing

In the Commission's guide it states:



So, sorry, NO, calling someone a Pommie is not racial...
Forum: Photos and Art 15-07-2018, 08:19 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 240
Posted By Bruce
The Wattle Birds like them though. ...

The Wattle Birds like them though.

http://www.over50sforum.com/attachment.php?attachmentid=6506&d=1531639104

http://www.over50sforum.com/attachment.php?attachmentid=6507&d=1531639116
Forum: Photos and Art 14-07-2018, 03:55 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 240
Posted By Bruce
These are my Triffids, they don't sting but they...

These are my Triffids, they don't sting but they are definitely out to get you with their spikes. I like them - they are a challenge for the grandkids when they visit. ;-)
...
Forum: Politics & Govt 14-07-2018, 03:30 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 252
Posted By Bruce
Good on you. I think in one message you have...

Good on you. I think in one message you have proved my point. When there is is any perceived "anti-British sentiments" out come the rabid dogs.

It will be interesting to see if May popularity...
Forum: General Chat 13-07-2018, 11:58 AM
Replies: 96
Views: 1,389
Posted By Bruce
I can only quote Lady Bracknell: 'To write...

I can only quote Lady Bracknell:

'To write it once, Mr Bakerman, may be regarded as a misfortune; to write it twice looks like ignorance.
Forum: TV & Film 13-07-2018, 11:50 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 682
Posted By Bruce
WTF is Ben Fogle? (Apart from being Julia...

WTF is Ben Fogle? (Apart from being Julia Foster's son?)
Forum: Politics & Govt 13-07-2018, 11:43 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 252
Posted By Bruce
Do you not think that Trump might have actually...

Do you not think that Trump might have actually strengthened May's hand by his criticism? We know from this forum how the British gang together if anybody from outside says anything which could be...
Forum: Technology 13-07-2018, 09:58 AM
Replies: 32
Views: 519
Posted By Bruce
Missy got me thinking Morticia; if you are going...

Missy got me thinking Morticia; if you are going to have to learn a new piece of software anyway why not get a Mail reader like Thunderbird which does all the hard work for you. You can run several...
Forum: General Chat 13-07-2018, 04:49 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 540
Posted By Bruce
My old man died at 69, my Grandfather at 72. I...

My old man died at 69, my Grandfather at 72. I have outlived both of them so far. ;-)

I heard on the wireless years ago that 57 (or was it 59?) was the break even age for heart attacks. If you...
Forum: TV & Film 13-07-2018, 04:44 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 682
Posted By Bruce
Jodie Foster directs and produces movies now...

Jodie Foster directs and produces movies now doesn't she?

Talking of Fosters... There was an actress in Alfie who seemed very good but I never saw her again I think her name was Julia Foster she...
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