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  1. Andrew Flannigan attached a file to the thread What grinds your gears?.

    Having been involved in various insolvencies over the years (happily not my own!) I've come to the conclusion that limited liability has...

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  2. Andrew Flannigan replied to the thread What grinds your gears?.

    The sheer greed of the large companies. Just talking to our Sainsbury's delivery guy. Since they've stopped putting delivery items...

    Dec 3, 2020 at 11:25 AM
  3. Andrew Flannigan liked Catriona's post in the thread Reasons to be Cheerful..

    Haha! Nearly a tricky misspelling there. It's fallacious. ;)

    Dec 1, 2020 at 11:02 PM
  4. Andrew Flannigan replied to the thread Reasons to be Cheerful..

    Falatious accuracy. You that you can deliver within a fixed time and then blame the underpaid driver because s/he can't keep to your...

    Dec 1, 2020 at 1:18 PM
  5. Andrew Flannigan attached a file to the thread Using old digital cameras.

    It depends what you're doing but they can be useful in some cases. Until the battery compartment catch broke on my Nikon 990 I still...

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  6. Andrew Flannigan replied to the thread Beware, new scam.

    Oddly enough, I got a phishing email yesterday, after we started this discussion. It purported to come from an aquaintance and we traced...

    Dec 1, 2020 at 12:56 PM
  7. Andrew Flannigan replied to the thread The buck-passing has started ....

    "I've always said you get more with a kind word and a Type 77 pistol than a kind word." which is not what Marcus actually said......

    Nov 30, 2020 at 8:26 PM
  8. Andrew Flannigan replied to the thread Why is it that...?.

    I'm reasonably sure that 10 Downing Street has nothing to do with it...

    Nov 30, 2020 at 1:43 PM
  9. Andrew Flannigan replied to the thread Why even bother.......

    Everyone has bad days. Perhaps his dog had just been run over.

    Nov 30, 2020 at 1:02 PM
  10. Andrew Flannigan replied to the thread Grosjean's Halo.

    I read about helicopter ejection seats several years ago - they seriously did consider them! One idea was to fire the seat forward but...

    Nov 30, 2020 at 12:52 PM
  11. Andrew Flannigan replied to the thread Beware, new scam.

    It seems to me that the easiest way to stop telcoms scams is to make the carriers jointly and severally responsible with the scammers....

    Nov 30, 2020 at 9:18 AM
  12. Andrew Flannigan replied to the thread Al- Megrahi.

    Au contraire mon ami - my gain.

    Nov 30, 2020 at 9:09 AM
  13. Andrew Flannigan replied to the thread Beware, new scam.

    If you're not in when a delivery comes, it's up to the sender to pay for re-delivery. Always assume anything like that's a scam. Be...

    Nov 29, 2020 at 3:56 PM
  14. Andrew Flannigan replied to the thread Corona Virus.

    The insane we always have with us - the truly mad work for the Murdoch press.

    Nov 29, 2020 at 10:03 AM
  15. Andrew Flannigan replied to the thread Al- Megrahi.

    I gave up on Private Eye when I realised that it never allows the truth to get in the way of a good joke. :p

    Nov 29, 2020 at 10:02 AM