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Forum: General Chat Today, 04:07 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 182
Posted By Bruce
All my clothes are made in China and nothing...

All my clothes are made in China and nothing wrong with them at all.

Decades ago I bought an Australian made 80 watt fan for $120 now I buy a Chinese made 50watt one for $17 that's a big...
Forum: Over 50s Clubs Today, 03:59 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 103
Posted By Bruce
I have a pommie friend in Richardson which is...

I have a pommie friend in Richardson which is near Dallas I think.
Forum: General Chat Today, 03:48 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 317
Posted By Bruce
NSW Police routinely carry a gun, pepper spray...

NSW Police routinely carry a gun, pepper spray and a Taser. The problem with a taser is that it doesn't always have the desired effect, conditions have to be right but it has saved some people's life...
Forum: Finance & Banking Today, 03:38 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 68
Posted By Bruce
I am probably the same I originally got it as...

I am probably the same I originally got it as part of M$ Works which came with the early versions of Windows 3 (1990ish?), then a super version came with Win95 which I used for many years (I still...
Forum: Finance & Banking Today, 03:16 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 68
Posted By Bruce
It might be easier to use a common or garden...

It might be easier to use a common or garden spreadsheet to do this rather than pen and paper because it will do exactly the same thing both as a layout and as a record, even better it will do all...
Forum: Technology Yesterday, 01:38 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 93
Posted By Bruce
I have a couple of WD TV Live Players which I...

I have a couple of WD TV Live Players which I would recommend to anybody. Or at least I would have recommended them were it not for the fact that apparently they were discontinued in 2016. You can...
Forum: Finance & Banking Yesterday, 12:41 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 68
Posted By Bruce
I am still using M$ Money. Couldn't bear to...

I am still using M$ Money. Couldn't bear to change but such a program is getting unnecessary because a bank app on your phone gives you your current account situation in real time.(well, with in...
Forum: Travel and Holidays Yesterday, 12:26 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 246
Posted By Bruce
Blimey, now that is really some trip, sounds...

Blimey, now that is really some trip, sounds absolutely fantastic, definitely a trip of a lifetime.

Never been to USA and left my run too late I think. Have a wonderful time, it sounds great.
Forum: Technology Yesterday, 03:18 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 212
Posted By Bruce
I think it is for symmetry. I once rung (in about...

I think it is for symmetry. I once rung (in about 1969) the British Museum to ask why clocks using Roman numerals used IIII rather that IV and was told that it is to balance VIII better and make the...
Forum: Technology Yesterday, 03:07 AM
Replies: 20
Views: 212
Posted By Bruce
Yes Assman living so close to the Arctic Circle...

Yes Assman living so close to the Arctic Circle must have its disadvantages and keeping time by observing your bowel movements must be one of them.

I have seen plenty of sun, in fact I haven't...
Forum: Technology 19-08-2019, 01:56 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 212
Posted By Bruce
The only Sky Clock I know is the Sun and it is...

The only Sky Clock I know is the Sun and it is pretty dam reliable.
Forum: Brexit Forum 19-08-2019, 01:50 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 936
Posted By Bruce
You're not serious are you? Really? They made a...

You're not serious are you? Really? They made a shambles of the negotiations?

You've a couple of roos loose in the top paddock if you really believe that.
Forum: Brexit Forum 19-08-2019, 01:44 PM
Replies: 70
Views: 936
Posted By Bruce
Bloody hell! We are in a panic because our growth...

Bloody hell! We are in a panic because our growth for 2019, 2020 is predicted to be only about 2.75% because of the US trade war with China. My god, if the outlook was like yours I guess we'd have to...
Forum: Photos and Art 19-08-2019, 01:25 PM
Replies: 305
Views: 5,738
Posted By Bruce
Nice photo. I wish I could get butterflies...

Nice photo.

I wish I could get butterflies to have coffee in my garden, alas they just flutter about and show no interest in caffeine at all ;-)
Forum: Technology 19-08-2019, 01:21 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 377
Posted By Bruce
Unfortunately he is far too predictable (as well...

Unfortunately he is far too predictable (as well as long winded and boring) to be much of a challenge for anybody. Though to be fair my last message was in his verbose league.
Forum: Technology 19-08-2019, 01:10 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 377
Posted By Bruce
There are a lot of technical questions there. The...

There are a lot of technical questions there. The main thing to remember that web sites need to know who you are to be able to send the correct information to you rather than the bloke down the road....
Forum: Technology 18-08-2019, 02:43 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 377
Posted By Bruce
Yes that has been my experience too but I think...

Yes that has been my experience too but I think streaming services reduce (or increase) the quality of the transmitted movie depending on the quality of the connection.

However if your VPN...
Forum: General Health 18-08-2019, 02:36 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 172
Posted By Bruce
The nearest I have got to steroids is a puffer...

The nearest I have got to steroids is a puffer thing called Pulmicort Turbuhaler usually used by Asthma sufferers which helped cure a lingering cough.

Alas I didn't grow any stronger or more...
Forum: Technology 18-08-2019, 02:14 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 377
Posted By Bruce
One thing that you should be aware of when using...

One thing that you should be aware of when using a VPN is that your browser can leak your real IP address which rather defeats the object of using a VPN. To overcome this you need an addin like...
Forum: Travel and Holidays 18-08-2019, 02:20 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 116
Posted By Bruce
Folkestone has one too. When I lived there both...

Folkestone has one too. When I lived there both tracks were working but now it appears the 'stepped' carriages (right hand tracks) have been abandoned and the whole thing is under constant threat of...
Forum: TV & Film 18-08-2019, 02:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 92
Posted By Bruce
I loved Easy Rider when it first came out but it...

I loved Easy Rider when it first came out but it was not until I watched it decades later that I realised how much violence and menace underlaid the whole movie.

Still got, the LP though these...
Forum: Technology 18-08-2019, 02:02 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 377
Posted By Bruce
Perhaps I should add that for protection against...

Perhaps I should add that for protection against third party eaves dropping at public wifi (ie fast food outlets, libraries etc) I use my own modem VPN at home because generally speaking it is...
Forum: Technology 18-08-2019, 01:43 AM
Replies: 34
Views: 377
Posted By Bruce
Easy. Only use it when either you want to...

Easy.

Only use it when either you want to hide your activities from snooping, when you need to disguise your geo-location or when you are trying to access a web site your government has banned or...
Forum: Music 17-08-2019, 10:16 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 145
Posted By Bruce
You'll have to visit Parkes the centre of the...

You'll have to visit Parkes the centre of the Elvis Universe, forget Nashville and Graceland, Parkes is where it's at.
...
Forum: Science and Environment 17-08-2019, 10:11 AM
Replies: 44
Views: 1,105
Posted By Bruce
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