Why oh why do we have to have a 'blow by blow' account about his time in the forces. It has dominated the news in the last few days that he is going to be training with the Navy for a month or so.
Who really cares about this?
I see the police have released without charge the father of the two murdered London kids.
The mother is still being held and the 6 month old remains critical in hospital, but with police not asking for anyone to come forward with any comments/statements it appears this may be a sad case of a...
What is the world coming to? Anne Moffat MP for east lothian out a walk along a nice coastal path on friday night gets beat up badly and mugged.
I don't like the woman but you wouldn't wish that on anybody. I live in the...
Apart from Hibs.net.
I'm not a great browser, and apart from a couple of boring work related sites and some local listings for cinema, theatre, bars, sport, museums, pop music concerts that I use when I'm in a strange town, my internet life is sparse. A bit of bbc and salon.com and basically...
Following on from a post that kinda touched a nerve with me....what I want to know is....
Does Gaming Encourage Violence?
The Daily Mail published an article siding with a complete lunatic lawyer who has been trying to get Rockstar North to stop making GTA (Grand Theft Auto) and Manhunt as he...
Great article about the ongoing oil crisis http://www.informationclearinghouse.info/article20011.htm
Since it has become all the rage is there a chance that Arnie the terminator could be the future leader of the most powerful nation on earth?
Simple enough, which newspaper or papers do you read and why.
I generally always pick up The Guardian and The Telegraph, both are cheap at uni, contain good quality journalism and give opposing views on similar stories.
Generally always have a look at The Sun in my works staffroom for a...
My wife has won a Bedlam Paintballing competition for 25 people.
As we have no intention of using it as I have a broken leg at present and couldn't find babysitters for 12 couples, she has decided to sell it at a much reduced rate.
I told her I would advertise here befor...
Oh dear. Where are NZ brothers to explain this to us?
An article in the Scotsman is going on about new hotels in Edinburgh. It lists all the developments that are known about from ‘planning application to be submitted’ to ‘being built’.
Although Mad Vlads old RBS building in St Andrews Square is mentioned there's nothing about the yams £51...
SHOPPERS face standing in separate supermarket queues to buy alcohol under the latest crackdown on Scotland's drinking culture.
The proposal is being considered by ministers as part of a long-term strategy on alcohol misuse, due to be published shortly.
Individual checkouts in...
I'm looking to buy a kilt but i can't decide what tartan to buy! My family tartan is rank so i don't fancy it. Has anyone else got a kilt with a decent looking tartan? If so what's it called? I was going to get the Hibs tartan but i'm not sure if i can afford the £250 extra!
anyone believe in these fellas?
is bonnybridge still the place to go to watch them carvin' up the night's sky?
when do you think the mothership will come back?
With claims the Asian kid who was killed yesterday may have been captured on film as a "happy slapping" incident is it not time the media acted more responsibly and reported it for what it was - a deadly criminal assault?
Ok words dont stop mindless folks but should the media use the term...
Have to say I had always thought Private Eye were a bit harsh on old P*nis, no-one could really be as big a tool as they were making out.
How wrong can you be? This man's performances on Britain's Got Talent are so jaw droppingly inappropriate that you just have to keep watching.
Bush's press secretary puts the boot in over Iraq. A bit late now though! :grr: http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2008/may/28/georgebush.usa?gusrc=rss&feed=networkfront
Trying to organise a trip to London in August, no sign of the legendary cheap fares when I use "Raileasy". Is this just a P*sspoor portal and I'd be better going to the station for advice?
By-Election proves that this government is finished.
Time to call a vote of no-confidene on the incumbents in power.
Crazy bunny boiler, or smooth political operator?
imagine getting home and finding that amongst your souvenirs. :agree:
My youngest daughter just recieved a letter from school this morn, as part of her history to study the first world war, trench warfare in Belgium & France & visiting the areas where the events took place ..
Im so bloody envious, lucky wee sod !!!! :greengrin
Does anyone have pics or know of...
Where's everyone going on their holidays this year then??
Was reading in the EEN that Leith Walk will become a 1 way street while the tram lines get put in......
Southbound traffic will get priority and Northbound will get diverted to Easter Road.....
Traders are apparently up in arms about this and i for one was against the trams from the start...a...
Had a wee bit of sympathy for him at first (the evidence was kinda dodgy)....
But now he's severly getting on ma wick :grr:
Saw the pictures in the Sun yesterday and he looks like a complete numpty....
Kissing the hands of elderly women in a park WTF??????? Clearly doing it because he knew...
What do you get in Gold Class?
Have just purchased one of these.
Anyone have one or aware of any pitfalls in owning these renault beauties?
Tam the bam playing 2 nights at the Playhouse..................hallelujah!
Do u want Scotland to be independent?
I for one still ain't sure.
In your experience, which is better?
My mate has just been evacuated from his new flat down Granton way due to a fire.
Looks like a similar situation to what happened in albion gardens a month or so ago.
Someone's at it :brickwall
I phoned a taxi for my mate this morning after he had woke up drunk from the night before(bit of a mess, he had spewed on his shirt last night).
We were at a friend's flat and he had his car with him but we weren't letting him drive home since he'd struggle to get to his car never mind drive...
After many years of debate and listening to people who know, the government degraded cannabis to a class C drug.
Two,or so, years on (my memory isn't what it was) they decide to reclassify it to class C. Not in response to any hard evidence that there are more problems now than before being...
52,000 licensed premises in Scotland :cheers:
Glasgow has 1,500 licensed premises, Edinburgh has 2,000!!! :faint:
I suspect I’ve been in most of the Edinburgh ones. :party::whistle:
With Eurovision coming up soon is there any songs that you really like, Or really hate?
Find the songs here http://www.eurovision.tv/mediaplayer/2008/
One more thing, what's up with Irelands entry?
Just to point out, im not using this as a stick to beat the yams with, nor is it a post intended to denigrate or impugne the posters of the unspecified hearts website,
Merely to point out the dangers...
Been a while since I've had to arrange one of these.
Looking for summit close to East end or West End of town, for commuters, relativley spacious and cheap.
I am thinking of going this year. Anybody been before, what was it like.
I've tried to get information, but most of the stuff on the internet is p(sspo)r
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