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Forum: Food and Drink 02-25-2020, 09:42 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 185
Posted By Carruthers
I've always been wary of the word natural when...

I've always been wary of the word natural when used to promote some product or other.

After all, deadly nightshade is natural and it's er.... deadly. :eek:
Forum: Home Base 02-24-2020, 05:49 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 191
Posted By Carruthers
Sheep thieves are now stealing working sheep dogs...

Sheep thieves are now stealing working sheep dogs to assist them and it has become a serious rural crime, so I hope Emma keeps her Border Collies safe.

If you'll permit me, the dog was sold for...
Forum: Image of the Day 02-24-2020, 10:08 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 234
Posted By Carruthers
:):):) :thumb:

:):):) :thumb:
Forum: Image of the Day 02-24-2020, 05:22 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 234
Posted By Carruthers
Now, that is a blast from the past... ...

Now, that is a blast from the past...

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Forum: Image of the Day 02-23-2020, 01:55 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 234
Posted By Carruthers
Poor soul. I wonder how much tar she...

Poor soul.

I wonder how much tar she swallowed and got in her eyes, ears and nose?

None I hope!
Forum: Nothingland 02-21-2020, 10:43 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 270
Posted By Carruthers
1) City or Country? (no 'burbs allowed) ...

1) City or Country? (no 'burbs allowed)

Country, thank you very much. Cities frighten the life out of me.

2) Salt or Pepper? It's going to be days, you can only take one.....

Neither. I...
Forum: Quality Images and Videos 02-21-2020, 10:34 AM
Replies: 1,053
Views: 159,185
Posted By Carruthers
A while back I posted a 'colourised' B&W print of...

A while back I posted a 'colourised' B&W print of another Imperial Airways HP42 on a refuelling stop in Jordan in 1931.

Link (https://www.cellar.org/showpost.php?p=963269&postcount=5)

I knew...
Forum: Home Base 02-21-2020, 09:54 AM
Replies: 5,911
Views: 5,340,079
Posted By Carruthers
That's such a shame. Just when I was developing...

That's such a shame. Just when I was developing an interest in Polish electrical vehicles as well. ;)
Forum: Nothingland 02-19-2020, 10:00 AM
Replies: 893
Views: 171,505
Posted By Carruthers
Whatever fate has befallen you, Mr G? ...

Whatever fate has befallen you, Mr G?

Perhaps you've already said and I've missed your post.

I fully understand that you might not wish to elaborate so, if that should be the case, my apologies.
Forum: Cellar Meta 02-18-2020, 05:12 PM
Replies: 2,501
Views: 1,025,010
Posted By Carruthers
This might help. ...

This might help.

https://lifehacker.com/right-click-to-link-to-a-youtube-video-at-a-specific-ti-5704463

Can't create a link due to being on a superannuated iPad at present.
Forum: Nothingland 02-18-2020, 09:24 AM
Replies: 6,690
Views: 1,419,566
Posted By Carruthers
Mine is now in "Working well, leave it alone"...

Mine is now in "Working well, leave it alone" mode. ;)
Forum: Quality Images and Videos 02-18-2020, 04:49 AM
Replies: 1,053
Views: 159,185
Posted By Carruthers
That probably means that they just lowered the...

That probably means that they just lowered the crosswind landing limits. :rolleyes:
Forum: Quality Images and Videos 02-17-2020, 10:52 AM
Replies: 1,053
Views: 159,185
Posted By Carruthers
I believe that the C-5 Galaxy landing gear aligns...

I believe that the C-5 Galaxy landing gear aligns itself with the extended centre line of the runway so even if the aircraft is crabbing down the approach the wheels will still point in the right...
Forum: Nothingland 02-17-2020, 05:57 AM
Replies: 6,690
Views: 1,419,566
Posted By Carruthers
TBH, more than mildly irritating, but anyway... ...

TBH, more than mildly irritating, but anyway...

Last Thursday's power cut during one of our recurrent bouts of bad weather (https://www.cellar.org/showpost.php?p=1046677&postcount=2088) wasn't...
Forum: Quality Images and Videos 02-17-2020, 05:32 AM
Replies: 1,053
Views: 159,185
Posted By Carruthers
Taken during Storm Dennis, Saturday last... ...

Taken during Storm Dennis, Saturday last...

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Foreshortening of distance due to telephoto lense effect and camera angle probably conspire to make this look worse than it was.

That...
Forum: Current Events 02-16-2020, 05:17 AM
Replies: 2,093
Views: 324,475
Posted By Carruthers
Last weekend it was Storm Ciara, this weekend...

Last weekend it was Storm Ciara, this weekend it's Storm Denis and it hasn't been much better in between.

My neighbour was due back home last Sunday from Germany but her flight was cancelled...
Forum: Health 02-15-2020, 04:02 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 515
Posted By Carruthers
Speaking of sleep, Mr G, you're either having a...

Speaking of sleep, Mr G, you're either having a very late KY Friday night or an extremely early Saturday morning!
Forum: Quality Images and Videos 02-12-2020, 07:15 AM
Replies: 1,647
Views: 260,017
Posted By Carruthers
69776 A small flock of pelicans has lived...

69776


A small flock of pelicans has lived on the lake in St James's Park for many years.
It's in the centre of London close to Parliament and the birds have been known to fly off to the pelican...
Forum: Health 02-11-2020, 04:59 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 515
Posted By Carruthers
Actually, I had originally written "I haven't had...

Actually, I had originally written "I haven't had a decent night's sleep since the Relief of Ladysmith", but you know how people talk. ;)
Forum: Health 02-10-2020, 05:04 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 515
Posted By Carruthers
Pretty much 3 all the time but as I haven't had a...

Pretty much 3 all the time but as I haven't had a decent night's sleep since the Relief of Mafeking it's all a bit academic. :(
Forum: Technology 02-10-2020, 04:51 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 305
Posted By Carruthers
Thanks glatt! The gentleman in question runs...

Thanks glatt!

The gentleman in question runs a neighbourhood news group which has a wide circulation and his address book must have a substantial number of entries.
As you suggest, the root of...
Forum: Technology 02-10-2020, 10:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 305
Posted By Carruthers
Thanks, limey. It's a bit of a strange one...

Thanks, limey.

It's a bit of a strange one though, isn't it?

One avenue of thought is that the sender might be sending Emails which then pick a name from my own address book giving them some...
Forum: Technology 02-10-2020, 06:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 305
Posted By Carruthers
Bit of an odd Email incident

A couple of days ago I found an Email in the junk folder under the name of a neighbour.

I had a look at it and, although his name was correct, it came from an address I didn't recognise.

The...
Forum: Nothingland 02-10-2020, 05:08 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 255
Posted By Carruthers
"...his goose is cooked..." = His avian...

"...his goose is cooked..."

= His avian companion is suffering from extreme heat exhaustion.


"...a dead duck..."

= It has brought down the curtain and joined the duvet invisible.
Forum: Cities and Travel 02-09-2020, 01:02 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 448
Posted By Carruthers
And after 247 years you still can't get a cup of...

And after 247 years you still can't get a cup of tea anywhere. ;)
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