Managed to avoid this but the wife has bought a boxed set so we've been watching them. She loves it, I find it utter nonsense. I couldn't believe when I read somebody describe it as 'deep' and 'philosophical'.
This is Yam TV.
I got my payslip yesterday, and thanks to Alistair and Gordon it appears I'm better off to the tune of about £30 a month.
The problem is, like many I don't agree with the way this has been done. You see, I consider myself to be 'comfortably off,' and it seems that those who are not so...
Petrol soon to reach $150 per barrel.
Annual food bill per ousehold up on average £800.
10p tax rate abolished
Bank of England pumping £50b to boost financial economy.
Mortgage completions at lowest since September 2000
Teachers going on strike for first time in 21years.
I'm not sure if this is the correct forum to ask this question, but here goes !
I am looking for someone to do some remedial work in my garden. I have some slabs that have 'shifted' and need relaying and also some pointing work on brickwork in the garden.
I am also looking to have a very small...
Is it three days or four since you last published a reader's picture of Newhaven Harbour? I can't remember.
Do you know of any "Groundhog Day" features in the EEN (like the trams, Kenny Richey, and releases of new "luxury" apartments). If you do - please send them to:
In May 2007, Stirlingalbion.com run a fundraising football match to bring in funds for a new pie oven for the club. I am glad to announce that this will be happening again on Saturday 3rd May, 3pm kick off to raise funds for the Stirling Albion supporters club. This season the supporters club has...
This afternoon, myself and a couple of friends from Uni paid visit to a globally renowned restaurant (who shall remain un-named for now) to grab a quick bite to eat. One of my friends decided she was going to have a fresh salad.
Midway through said salad, a very much alive and well slug was...
Just wondering what - for those of you that can remember - your first "proper" job was - i.e. full time 9-5 stylee after leaving school University??
Looks like mine's will either be joining the machine that is the Civil Service, or teaching English in France for a year (only one that is a 100%...
I'm trying to pic up a couple of tickets for the Feist gig on the 20th in Edinburgh. Its sold out and I've tried on gumtree and ebay but no luck - any ideas where else I could look?
When they are doing a lot of excavation work and moving a crap load of earth, when they take it away where do they put it????
Not really thought about this but sure its a very obvious answer :hnet:
Probably more scaremongering...hopefully it does happen so I can't get to work :greengrin
Buses run out of fuel by Monday
Lothian Buses will run out of fuel after services end on Sunday night
The main bus company serving Edinburgh and the surrounding area has confirmed its fleet of...
Is everybody sound out of sync with the picture's on SS1 ? :grr:
Has anyone been to a foam party at Cav before? I've been on a normal wednesday night, but as i say this wednesday it's different.
Anybody else think that it was a total rum do for the prodigal son's brother?
Poor bugger slogs his guts out, the other one goes on the ran dan, and who is it gets the big reward?
Never been able to get my head round that story. It seems to reward people who don't behave.
anyone know anywhere with some unleaded fuel ?? only have 1/4 tank left... decided not to bother panic buying now wish i had
Toddlers fighting in a ring? The half-wit parents are a bunch o' sick fe*ckers, Found this programme painfully unwatchable . Really find it impossible tae comprehend why they would allow or encourage such a thing ?
The Social Services (though generally balloons) should be investigating...
Didn't know where to put this thread but decided apon here!! I am writing a research paper for a University English class and I decided to do it on the hands off Hibs campaign! Only trouble is, I'm studying in America, so can't get my hands on any books and so far, internet searches...
It has been closed for renovations since Saturday.
Im heading to London this weekend for a bit of touristy type shenanigans.
Anyone got any recommendations for places to go, things to do?
Not interested in your Madame Tussauds or London Eye, more after something different I might never have heard of. Suggestions welcome - all good clean...
Anyone know how to figure this out :confused:
I need the RPI % for April 2007 & April 2008 if anyone can help he out?
Just had a rep into my office about the buses. Shandwick Place has moved into Phase 2 and so if the buses run on Monday you face a new diversion route. Buses coming from Haymarket will continue onto Queen Street via St Colme Street. Some will also come down Lothian Road and continue onto South...
Our Thursday night private £5 poker game is running tonight on the Ladbrokes poker site.
If anyone fancies a game then drop me a PM for details.
It has just been on the BBC news, that Princes Street is too close completely to traffic for at least 6 months next year, to allow the tram lines to be laid :bitchy:
All the traffic will be decanted along Queen Street :brickwall
I can see a lot more traffic problems arising soon :grr:
I know this should really be in the dug out but hey! its about a priest :agree:
A genuine candidate for the Darwin awards next year I think!
Petrol shortages next week! http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/scotland/tayside_and_central/7356235.stm
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Grandy's Epack Corporation is announcing about a job opening in the company. The software developer now having their clients in different globe spots located needs Financial Representatives to help...
Any golfers out there that can help out?
Please see attached pics, Is this, or is this not, a graphite shaft?
I attached two pics with different angles.
Thanks in advance.
if you have been past holyrood road or even stay in the area you should have seen quite a large hole that has taken a few good days to dig out.
well one of the pipes have burst and its now full of waste water, water spraying on people and cars,
the holes about the size of a 6 yard box and...
Now I'm not a violent person, but watching the game yesterday a few fights that I'd LOVE to see taken in the ring occured to me.
You know, Queensbury Rules, proper referee, all very gentlemanly.
Picture this - Easter Road at night-time, ring in the centre of the pitch - imagine, if you...
OK I dont get out often now the wee man has arrived but consoled myself in quaffing the odd ale or two at home.
I've pushed the boat out from my usual suspects but wondered any foreign beers worth a punt?
I'm drinking a can of Karpackie at the moment and its pretty decent.
I like Baltica...
I'm not one to criticise anyone on this board, particularly those in exalted positions but whichever Admin it is that keeps changing thread titles for no ostensible reason - please just stop it! There really is no need, its seems to ba a case of dumbing down for the sake of it and is really...
Banned in Scotland after some English twat (a senior civil servant with what is now the Scottish Government) came to Scotland with his lily livered son who refused its administration and went to the European Human Rights thingy.
Made in Lochgelly, Fife.
Was apparently called the tawse because...
Would taking the Earth from the Earth pin on the plug on a class 1 appliance during a PAT be wrong ?
I know its not normal practice but in some situations , there is nowhere else to get it so pull out the plug a few mm , insert one screwdriver , clip on to screwdriver , stand back a wee bit and...
Anyone ever been to see this play before?
I had to go with the school and its fantastic :thumbsup:
im not a fan of plays aswell:greengrin
Some crazy Iraqi guy who actually believes the Earth is Flat:bitchy:
Sunday Herald sports writer sacked after using the term "bead-rattling" in an article about Celtic fans & Gordon Strachan.
Probably the fullest most grovelling apology I can recall seeing in the press.
just drove past broughton primary and there were about 6 police car surrounding the place... anyone know whats up ??
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