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  1. How to protect yourself from nuclear radiation

    Apparently, according to this Hindu website, its by performing the ritual of Agnihotra. Now, it may be the skeptic in me, but I'm not convinced this will work.

    Started by Twa Cairpets, 22-03-2011 01:16 PM
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    26-03-2011, 01:15 PM Go to last post
  2. "don't donate to Japan"

    http://blogs.reuters.com/felix-salmon/2011/03/14/dont-donate-money-to-japan/ what do people make of this? I have to agree to an extent. I know it's hard to see the pictures on the news and not donate but Japan is not a poor country, and it is times like this where other parts of the world who...

    Started by steve75, 19-03-2011 08:09 PM
    • Replies: 9
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    23-03-2011, 04:26 PM Go to last post
  3. Where to get a good, proper roast Sunday dinner?

    The thread title needs little elaboration. I want to take some English friends for a right good Sunday roast but my experiences of such a lunch in Edinburgh to date have been disappointing. Any suggestions to help?

    Started by Hibbyradge, 18-03-2011 07:17 PM
    • Replies: 17
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    22-03-2011, 08:47 PM Go to last post
  4. Libya 'to halt military action'

    Libya call for a cease fire http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-africa-12787739 We shall see if they are true to there word.

    Started by H18sry, 18-03-2011 01:20 PM
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    22-03-2011, 07:43 PM Go to last post
  5. Comic Relief

    ..i got moved by something i saw on TV earlier and donated. Anyone else? Have i been manipulated?

    Started by hibsbollah, 18-03-2011 10:03 PM
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    22-03-2011, 12:59 PM Go to last post
  6. Leith-Junkies

    How bad is Leiths junkie problem getting?:grr: I see at least 10-15 a day. I walk from my house down the Shore to the 21 bus stop at the Tam O' Shanter. On the way home I get off at the Tesco Express on Junction Street then their is even more of them there begging for cash. The other day there I...

    Started by CB_NO3, 24-02-2011 06:15 PM
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    20-03-2011, 04:41 PM Go to last post
  7. Glenn Beck: Japan earthquake/tsunami `might` be a message from God

    http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2011/03/14/glenn-beck-japan-earthquake-god_n_835573.html He`s not the only one either - after Tokyo`s governor expressed similar sentiments: http://www.guardian.co.uk/world/2011/mar/15/tokyo-governor-tsunami-punishment?INTCMP=SRCH Many believe that this is the...

    Started by The Green Goblin, 15-03-2011 10:18 PM
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    19-03-2011, 02:09 PM Go to last post
  8. Edinburgh Airport

    Closed until 3pm. Due to an ongoing incident.

    Started by easty, 18-03-2011 12:08 PM
    • Replies: 3
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    18-03-2011, 12:17 PM Go to last post
  9. Calling all Students! - Translation needed

    Hi All i'm sure some of you may have been through redundancy before, it happened to me late last year, I have worked in the Printing Trade most of my life and it has declined massively to the extent that there are literally no jobs. I did see it coming and had been giving some thought to the...

    Started by RickyS, 24-02-2011 08:19 PM
    • Replies: 14
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    17-03-2011, 04:48 PM Go to last post
  10. Tsunami in Japan

    Devistating videos coming from japan, sky news web site says it could spread as far as south America!

    Started by Gatecrasher, 11-03-2011 09:06 AM
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    17-03-2011, 12:25 PM Go to last post
  11. Police and Car Keys

    Someone was arguing that the police can come into a pub and if you have car keys they can arrest you. I say this is nonsense, and the keys have to be in the ignition. Anyone know where I can get a definitive answer on this?

    Started by Phil D. Rolls, 14-03-2011 10:29 AM
    • Replies: 19
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    16-03-2011, 09:09 PM Go to last post
  12. Police officers paid more than doctors/nurses??

    I don't know if anyone else was watching this, but on "This Morning" or "Breakfast" or whatever BBC1's morning news show is called, they were discussing the cuts being levied against police forces, and how these (absolutely immoral in scale IMO, but that's for another thread) cuts could be absorbed...

    Started by lyonhibs, 08-03-2011 09:45 PM
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    16-03-2011, 08:38 PM Go to last post
  13. God is so good!

    You've really got to wonder about some people... http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7UmotTE-VlY

    Started by SRH, 14-03-2011 05:58 PM
    • Replies: 19
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    16-03-2011, 04:38 PM Go to last post
  14. Home Reports.

    i'm currently in the process of putting my flat on the market so need a home report. i know some firms do deals to lure in customers so wondering if any .netters have recently purchased one. after a quick google search i came across this firm. http://www.surveyscotland.com/ they are...

    Started by Ritchie, 15-03-2011 04:55 PM
    • Replies: 9
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    15-03-2011, 08:02 PM Go to last post
  15. The Carrick - Spare Bunkered voucher?

    Does anyone have a Bunkered voucher for the Carrick that they aren't going to be able to use by the 31 March deadline? 4 of us want to go at the end of the month, but we only have 3 vouchers.

    Started by Hibbyradge, 15-03-2011 07:10 AM
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    15-03-2011, 01:35 PM Go to last post
  16. Ministers room / office?

    When I got married before the ceremony my best man and I sat in the ministers office at the back of the church waiting on my missus making her appearance. We also retired here after the service to sign the register. What is the common name for this room. I am sure it began with an S. Not Sanctuary...

    Started by jae, 09-03-2011 12:20 AM
    • Replies: 4
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    15-03-2011, 05:01 AM Go to last post
  17. Why does the UK give aid to India?

    Interesting article from the BBC website here: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-12607537 Basically discussing why the UK taxpayer donates to a state that is itself a foreign aid donor, which is classified by the World Bank as a middle income country (MIC) and whose economy is growing at...

    Started by Future17, 01-03-2011 03:19 PM
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    14-03-2011, 09:38 PM Go to last post
  18. The Promise........

    Watched the first two episodes and find it interesting,wondering what other people make of it?

    Started by discman, 14-02-2011 02:13 PM
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    13-03-2011, 06:37 PM Go to last post
  19. (NHC) Jambo filth!

    Just left one of the grimmest pubs in the town - Andersons - after watching the Barca game elsewhere, a drunk Jambo in a suit still managed to lower the tone by singing about gassing Jews and stamping on fenians heads! I dont fall into either category, but, the elmer was well out of order! Pity he...

    Started by HUTCHYHIBBY, 08-03-2011 11:11 PM
    • Replies: 10
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    11-03-2011, 11:31 PM Go to last post
  20. Apprentice Car Mechanic Advice

    Needing some advice from you fellow hibees regarding the above (hopefully an apprentice employer or an apprentice) I am currently involved in a local car garage where i have been given the opportunity to carry out an apprenticeship. Does anyone know what the best way to go about this is and...

    Started by andygt, 09-03-2011 06:19 PM
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    09-03-2011, 06:19 PM Go to last post
  21. Possesion - What do you believe?

    Watching this film on channel five just now 'The exorcism of Emily Rose' and just got me thinking about exorcism, possession etc. and still not 100% sure what i really believe. I can understand peoples belief that these people might just be mentally ill but when it comes to such things as being...

    Started by Sean1875, 21-02-2011 11:18 PM
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    09-03-2011, 09:22 AM Go to last post
  22. Libyan rescues

    Many, altho' I accept not all, of the Britons who are/were stuck in Libya work in the oil industry. Most of those earn very high amounts, because let's face it, Libya isn't the safest of places to work and live in. You could call it danger money. Most of those will pay little or no tax ... call it...

    Started by clerriehibs, 26-02-2011 09:00 PM
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    08-03-2011, 05:31 AM Go to last post
  23. Sanctimonious threads about the Old Firm/Yams etc

    I'm fed up with all these threads feigning shock, horror and disgust everytime an opposition fan/player/manager does or says something even slightly out of line or naughty. We should leave these Pecksniffian comments to others. We're Hibs. We're above that sort of behaviour.

    Started by Hibbyradge, 03-03-2011 10:14 PM
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    06-03-2011, 02:39 PM Go to last post
  24. Independent publishers

    Guys and girls i'm hoping someone can help me out here. Over the last couple of years i have had a few arcticles published on various boxing websites, these have generally been opinions on popular fighters, analysing fights or making predictions etc. I also worte a short piece on one of my all...

    Started by Pretty Boy, 22-02-2011 12:35 PM
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    05-03-2011, 10:14 AM Go to last post
  25. Neighbours

    I have a neighbour who unfortunately is very depressed has anger and health problems it must be terrible , I have every sympathy as to what this guys going through, it cant be an easy life . I didn't know he had problems, I only heard the noise he very occasionally made , till a quick...

    Started by cad, 03-03-2011 05:35 AM
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    04-03-2011, 11:56 PM Go to last post
  26. Obese Pets

    Is their any excuse? My friends have a black lab and brown tabby who are eating themselves to death, but they can't refuse them food. This is just animal cruelty in the same way having obese children is a firm of child abuse.

    Started by Dashing Bob S, 27-02-2011 02:20 PM
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    04-03-2011, 12:49 PM Go to last post
  27. Coloured People and Women

    As we've had threads demonising drug addicts and homosexuals, I thought our resident poineers of enlightment might appreciate the opportunity to have a go at the above groups.

    Started by Dashing Bob S, 02-03-2011 02:10 AM
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    03-03-2011, 04:55 PM Go to last post
  28. Dissertation Questionnaire

    Hi guys, My wife is in the final year of her uni course and as such needs to do a dissertation, which of course involves gathering data. She needs 100 people to fill in the below survey and I would be much obliged if some of you guys could do it. Just click on the below link, shouldn't take...

    Started by Onceinawhile, 19-02-2011 08:46 PM
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    02-03-2011, 11:36 PM Go to last post
  29. New Zealand earthquake - 65 dead so far

    Christchurch has been hit again, real carange this time as it struck at lunchtime. If anyone knows Christchurch, even the cathedral in the central city has fallen. http://www.stuff.co.nz/national/4688231/65-dead-in-devastating-Christchurch-quake ...

    Started by Steve-O, 22-02-2011 05:43 AM
    • Replies: 11
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    25-02-2011, 10:37 PM Go to last post
  30. Tories to Push Clock Changes

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-12517762 I wondered how many of you felt about this? In essence, the Tories are (as they have been for a while) campaigning for the clocks to be pushed onto CET in order to increase the length of daylight. The thinking behind this, is to both boost tourism and...

    Started by Sylar, 20-02-2011 11:22 PM
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    22-02-2011, 10:00 PM Go to last post
  31. Enoch Powell - The Man

    I've been reading up on Enoch Powell lately, as I have always wondered how such an intelligent, articulate man could come out with something as abhorrent as the "Rivers of Blood" speech. Personally, I would never be in favour of repatriation, but given that the vast majority of the British people...

    Started by Phil D. Rolls, 06-02-2011 08:44 AM
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    21-02-2011, 09:19 PM Go to last post
  32. Welfare Changes

    I see IDS has had his way with the Treasury and is getting to (largely) implement his welfare changes. BBC Story While there is more detail needed and the task is a daunting one the coalition should be appluaded for finally trying to tackle the wasteful mess that is Britiains welfare...

    Started by RyeSloan, 17-02-2011 01:02 PM
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    21-02-2011, 06:08 PM Go to last post
  33. Question Survey on Depression in Scotland (NHC incidentally!)

    Hi folks, I am currently studying at college and carrying out an investigation into depression in Scotland. I have drafted a brief survey and would be grateful if people could complete this to give me a sample of responses to deal with. This is purely voluntary, but I would be grateful for...

    Started by SmashinGlass, 21-02-2011 02:03 PM
    • Replies: 15
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    21-02-2011, 05:53 PM Go to last post
  34. No Wikileaks or dispatches threads tonight?

    Only caught a few mins of the Wikileaks programme and am gonna watch dispatches on Muslim faith schools now. Am going to watch the Wikileaks on the iplayer if I can.

    Started by Woody1985, 14-02-2011 09:02 PM
    • Replies: 4
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    21-02-2011, 03:28 PM Go to last post
  35. Life Begins at 40

    http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland-12514181 Good idea or waste of money?

    Started by Jack, 20-02-2011 11:16 AM
    • Replies: 3
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    20-02-2011, 08:26 PM Go to last post
  36. Are beautiful women politicians taken seriously enough?


    Started by Hibbyradge, 07-01-2011 04:49 PM
    • Replies: 18
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    20-02-2011, 02:44 PM Go to last post
  37. X Flare released from the Sun!

    Dunno if anyone is interested in Astronomy, but I read that an X Flare (the biggest type of Solar Flare) has erupted from a sunspot in the early hours of yesterday morning, look for some strange effects in the night sky, mainly the Northern Lights being visible. Been reported over Northern Ireland...

    Started by The_Exile, 16-02-2011 04:31 PM
    • Replies: 5
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    19-02-2011, 05:12 PM Go to last post
  38. Electoral reform

    yeah yeah I'm watching newsnight, however If I hear another lib dem or tory mp on the telly saying we voted for this coalition I'll scream, I voted lib dem, I never voted for what we have, I would NOT have voted for it. The pretense that this government has a backing from the voters is simply...

    Started by bighairyfaeleith, 16-02-2011 10:54 PM
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    18-02-2011, 08:19 PM Go to last post
  39. George Shearing Passes On

    Just learned that the wonderful (Sir) George Shearing died on St Valentines Day 2011. Fantastic jazz piano player and performer. Loved his work with the likes of Nancy Wilson. Anyone else remember?

    Started by ancienthibby, 17-02-2011 05:29 PM
    • Replies: 3
    • Views: 710
    18-02-2011, 03:16 PM Go to last post
  40. Jambo...

    Right, I am heading to Tanzania in a couple of weeks. I am horrified to learn that the word for "hi" in Swahili is the J word. So, I need appropriate, witty responses that I can use. I am anxious that "Naw... **** aff!" too often might land me in bother.

    Started by CropleyWasGod, 12-02-2011 08:36 PM
    • Replies: 11
    • Views: 1,250
    17-02-2011, 02:17 PM Go to last post

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