ARGUING WITH IDIOTS is like playing chess with a pigeon; no matter how good you are at chess the pigeon is just going to knock over the pieces, crap on the board and strut around like it's victorious. -Anon
It looks like there will be a ban on diesel cars in Stuttgart with other German cities sure to follow. That together with the announcement from Mercedes that they will withdraw from Touring Car racing and will instead invest more in the Formula E.
Anyone who remembers the 1970s will remember Gareth Edwards as a key player of the fabulous Welsh international rugby team and a member of the series winning Lions tours to New Zealand and South Africa. I was in Wales earlier this week, and BBC Wales had a programme on him as he reaches 70. As far...
Microsoft announcing the end of Paint. Barstewards!!!
Are these people sadists? Really, I sometimes wonder.
I use paint A LOT and I'm going to be lost without it.
This video kicking about of a guy trying to make a citizens arrest is brilliant.
Apparently he works for the BBC.
Im looking for some good recommendations?
Have got more and more into good locally produced beers - love that its a traditional scottish / edinburgh industry having new life breathed into it, love that consumers can choose to avoid the big corporates, and im really enjoying the variety amd...
Another jobsworth story that really makes you want to kick someone's stupid ass.
While the incident itself beggars belief, the fact the the officer responsible has the right to refuse to speak to investigators is even more baffling, to me anyway.
How can that be right?
Dinos craigentinny for me, fish are huge and chips are brilliant.
I can't call myself a fan of their new album, but I was a huge Linkin Park fan growing up and this is one of those stories that's stopped me in my tracks today.
Really hoped it was a hoax at first.
To be freed from jail after 9 years from a 33 year sentence on parole. 70 years old he is now
What does everyone think are the worst areas in the capital?
Niddrie was pretty bad in the 90s and early 00s but seems a lot better now.
I would say the Pilton/Muirhouse area is probably the worst just now.
Personally i'm quite looking forward to it, will be interesting to see how McGreagor handles it. Will be rooting for Mayweather though, cannot take to McGreagor at all and cannot understand the big lovin over him. Cocky, mouthy wee ***** and I totally get thats all part of the...
3 are allegedly doing free data roaming anywhere in Europe. There surely has to be a catch somewhere? Anybody looked into it?
Anyone watching this on bbc2 right now. It's clear that the immigration issues we have at the moment aren't any different from any other period in this countries history.
Would a kindly admin please amend the title to read YouGov, thank you.
YouGov's most recent survey was entirely about politics and was quite interesting, particularly compared to some of those about different brands and shops.
One of the questions was about people's obligation, or not, to...
Looking for someone who is gas certified to disconnect my gas cooker as I'm moving and it is getting thrown out.
Anyone on here able certified or recommend someone?
I can't believe how calm this guy is.
Tim Farron resigns. The bible goes against what's required of him as a politician. mentalist.
Six charged over Hillsborough, including David Duckenfield.
Christ!! Elbow are really boring!
SDL in town today counter demo in Market St.
From BBC website - "Tory MP Andrea Leadsom says broadcasters should be more patriotic when reporting on Brexit."
Thanks to those who took part in an earlier version of some university research I am involved in that is looking at how we conduct our everyday relationships through smartphones, computers, tablets and other electronic devices. I have now moved on to a second phase of questions and I hope you can...
Felt this programme deserved a thread.
It was afly on the wall documentary on st mary's hospital, that ended up catching the aftermath of the westminster bridge attack.
Amazing tv, so powerful and moving and made me very proud of our NHS - i highly recommend it to anyone who didnt see it.
On the back of Brian Cant's sad death, got talking about this.
Remeber this from when it was OK to live in a tower block
Sadly died. Another part of some of our childhoods gone.
A vehicle has struck pedestrians "leaving a number of casualties" in north London, police said.
One person was arrested following the incident on Seven Sisters Road in Finsbury Park.
Officers were called at 00.20 BST and remain at the...
Telling people in Scotland to vote tactically for the tories has really paid off! Now they have enough seats to form the next government with Northern Irish extremists! :aok:
Just heard on the radio he's got motor neurone disease.
What a nightmare it must be hearing that news.
This story caught my eye today:
I remember reading extensively about Forrest Fenn and his alleged treasure chest that he buried in 2010, and while I'm certain he has indeed buried the treasure (worth well over a million dollars) it's...
To all us hard working fathers who get no recognition for our hard work. This days for us :greengrin
Notice that the Scots players who were left out of the (losing) British Lions team are filling their spare time by beating Australia!
Having a fag out my window facing to fife from craigentinny, could see a huge fire above trees looked like it was in fife was wondering if anyone knew anything/where it is?
How are council services being managed while this saga drags on? Has anyone actually noticed we don't have anyone administering the city??
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