Go Back   British Expats / Living & Moving Abroad / Australia

Closed Thread
 
Thread Tools
Old Apr 3rd 2008, 8:39 am   #16
Hutch 
Australia's Doorman
Premium Member
 
Hutch's Avatar
 
Joined: Jan 2005
Location: The Shoalhaven, New South Wales, Australia
Posts: 11,041
Hutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: The Rough Guide to BE Oz

Okay - probably should have phrased it thus:

Mods are plucked from the posting masses but for some reason, the only ones who seem to do any regular work on the site (Pen and Polly take a bow) are women.

__________________
I contend that we are both atheists. I just believe in one fewer god than you do. When you understand why you dismiss all the other possible gods, you will understand why I dismiss yours.
– Stephen Roberts
Hutch is offline  
Old Apr 3rd 2008, 10:44 am   #17
Wol Male
Lost in BE Cyberspace
 
Wol's Avatar
 
Joined: Mar 2003
Posts: 9,316
Wol has a reputation beyond reputeWol has a reputation beyond reputeWol has a reputation beyond reputeWol has a reputation beyond reputeWol has a reputation beyond reputeWol has a reputation beyond reputeWol has a reputation beyond reputeWol has a reputation beyond reputeWol has a reputation beyond reputeWol has a reputation beyond reputeWol has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: The Rough Guide to BE Oz

Well done, Hutch! Not much else happening down in Berry then? <g>

Last edited by Wol; Apr 3rd 2008 at 11:14 am. Reason: Capitalised the "Aitch"
Wol is offline  
Old Apr 3rd 2008, 11:04 am   #18
 
Joined: Aug 2007
Posts: 8,067
Sheff_Sparky is an unknown quantity at this point
Default Re: The Rough Guide to BE Oz

Quote:
Originally Posted by Hutch View Post
Okay - probably should have phrased it thus:

Mods are plucked from the posting masses but for some reason, the only ones who seem to do any regular work on the site (Pen and Polly take a bow) are women.

you are just digging yourself a deeper hole!!

Now you are calling the MOD blokes, lazy women.
Sheff_Sparky is offline  
Old Apr 3rd 2008, 12:33 pm   #19
Hutch 
Australia's Doorman
Premium Member
 
Hutch's Avatar
 
Joined: Jan 2005
Location: The Shoalhaven, New South Wales, Australia
Posts: 11,041
Hutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: The Rough Guide to BE Oz

Quote:
Originally Posted by Wol View Post
Well done, Hutch! Not much else happening down in Berry then? <g>
Only the flu ...
__________________
I contend that we are both atheists. I just believe in one fewer god than you do. When you understand why you dismiss all the other possible gods, you will understand why I dismiss yours.
– Stephen Roberts
Hutch is offline  
Old Apr 3rd 2008, 12:51 pm   #20
Kapri Female
Happy migrant
 
Kapri's Avatar
 
Joined: Oct 2006
Location: Newcastle , NSW
Posts: 6,747
Kapri has a reputation beyond reputeKapri has a reputation beyond reputeKapri has a reputation beyond reputeKapri has a reputation beyond reputeKapri has a reputation beyond reputeKapri has a reputation beyond reputeKapri has a reputation beyond reputeKapri has a reputation beyond reputeKapri has a reputation beyond reputeKapri has a reputation beyond reputeKapri has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: The Rough Guide to BE Oz

Quote:
Originally Posted by Hutch View Post
Okay - probably should have phrased it thus:

Mods are plucked from the posting masses but for some reason, the only ones who seem to do any regular work on the site (Pen and Polly take a bow) are women.

How very dare you
__________________
"Our doubts are traitors,
And make us lose the good we oft might win
By fearing to attempt" -William Shakespeare.
Kapri is offline  
Old Apr 3rd 2008, 1:04 pm   #21
 
Joined: Aug 2007
Posts: 8,067
Sheff_Sparky is an unknown quantity at this point
Default Re: The Rough Guide to BE Oz

Needed to add:

MODS are NEVER happy, so dont bother mentioning one and not the rest of them.
Sheff_Sparky is offline  
Old Apr 3rd 2008, 1:05 pm   #22
Kapri Female
Happy migrant
 
Kapri's Avatar
 
Joined: Oct 2006
Location: Newcastle , NSW
Posts: 6,747
Kapri has a reputation beyond reputeKapri has a reputation beyond reputeKapri has a reputation beyond reputeKapri has a reputation beyond reputeKapri has a reputation beyond reputeKapri has a reputation beyond reputeKapri has a reputation beyond reputeKapri has a reputation beyond reputeKapri has a reputation beyond reputeKapri has a reputation beyond reputeKapri has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: The Rough Guide to BE Oz

Quote:
Originally Posted by Sheff_Sparky View Post
Needed to add:

MODS are NEVER happy, so dont bother mentioning one and not the rest of them.
Spot on
__________________
"Our doubts are traitors,
And make us lose the good we oft might win
By fearing to attempt" -William Shakespeare.
Kapri is offline  
Old Apr 3rd 2008, 1:10 pm   #23
Hutch 
Australia's Doorman
Premium Member
 
Hutch's Avatar
 
Joined: Jan 2005
Location: The Shoalhaven, New South Wales, Australia
Posts: 11,041
Hutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: The Rough Guide to BE Oz

Quote:
Originally Posted by Kapri View Post
How very dare you
And you! I mainly get bollocked by Polly and Pen though ...
__________________
I contend that we are both atheists. I just believe in one fewer god than you do. When you understand why you dismiss all the other possible gods, you will understand why I dismiss yours.
– Stephen Roberts
Hutch is offline  
Old Apr 3rd 2008, 1:11 pm   #24
Hutch 
Australia's Doorman
Premium Member
 
Hutch's Avatar
 
Joined: Jan 2005
Location: The Shoalhaven, New South Wales, Australia
Posts: 11,041
Hutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: The Rough Guide to BE Oz

Quote:
Originally Posted by Sheff_Sparky View Post
Needed to add:

MODS are NEVER happy, so dont bother mentioning one and not the rest of them.
You'd have thought the job would be its own reward, wouldn't you?

__________________
I contend that we are both atheists. I just believe in one fewer god than you do. When you understand why you dismiss all the other possible gods, you will understand why I dismiss yours.
– Stephen Roberts
Hutch is offline  
Old Apr 3rd 2008, 1:15 pm   #25
 
Joined: Aug 2007
Posts: 8,067
Sheff_Sparky is an unknown quantity at this point
Default Re: The Rough Guide to BE Oz

Quote:
Originally Posted by Hutch View Post
You'd have thought the job would be its own reward, wouldn't you?

not if it means having read ALL of your posts. Dont get me wrong, they are well thought out (usually) but i just dont have the patience to read then all in their entirety.
Sheff_Sparky is offline  
Old Apr 3rd 2008, 1:16 pm   #26
Hutch 
Australia's Doorman
Premium Member
 
Hutch's Avatar
 
Joined: Jan 2005
Location: The Shoalhaven, New South Wales, Australia
Posts: 11,041
Hutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond reputeHutch has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: The Rough Guide to BE Oz

Quote:
Originally Posted by Sheff_Sparky View Post
not if it means having read ALL of your posts. Dont get me wrong, they are well thought out (usually) but i just dont have the patience to read then all in their entirety.
Bladdy MTV generation.

__________________
I contend that we are both atheists. I just believe in one fewer god than you do. When you understand why you dismiss all the other possible gods, you will understand why I dismiss yours.
– Stephen Roberts
Hutch is offline  
Old Apr 3rd 2008, 1:20 pm   #27
 
Joined: Aug 2007
Posts: 8,067
Sheff_Sparky is an unknown quantity at this point
Default Re: The Rough Guide to BE Oz

Quote:
Originally Posted by Hutch View Post
Bladdy MTV generation.

That's me, honey
Sheff_Sparky is offline  
Old Apr 3rd 2008, 2:44 pm   #28
14 yrs as a Witchy Hermit
Premium Member
 
Pollyana's Avatar
 
Joined: Dec 2002
Location: Keep true friends and puppets close, trust no-one else...
Posts: 91,206
Pollyana has a reputation beyond reputePollyana has a reputation beyond reputePollyana has a reputation beyond reputePollyana has a reputation beyond reputePollyana has a reputation beyond reputePollyana has a reputation beyond reputePollyana has a reputation beyond reputePollyana has a reputation beyond reputePollyana has a reputation beyond reputePollyana has a reputation beyond reputePollyana has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: The Rough Guide to BE Oz

Quote:
Originally Posted by Hutch View Post
Okay - probably should have phrased it thus:

Mods are plucked from the posting masses but for some reason, the only ones who seem to do any regular work on the site (Pen and Polly take a bow) are women.



Buzzy and Cresta seem to be more the strong silent types these days, lots of behind the scenes, you just don't see them in action much

Quote:
Originally Posted by Sheff_Sparky View Post
Needed to add:

MODS are NEVER happy, so dont bother mentioning one and not the rest of them.
I had a whole two days of being positive ths week

Quote:
Originally Posted by Hutch View Post
And you! I mainly get bollocked by Polly and Pen though ...
You love it really
Quote:
Originally Posted by Hutch View Post
You'd have thought the job would be its own reward, wouldn't you?

Oh it is, beats hanging around street corners in the evenings........
__________________
So when you think of me do so with pride, Honour and Bravery ruled by my side.
And in your memory I will remain; I will forever be within the flame.....
Don't shed a tear for me,I stand alone. This path of destiny is all my own.
Once in the hands of fate,there is no choice, An echo on the wind,you'll hear my voice............"
Pollyana is offline  
Old Apr 3rd 2008, 3:09 pm   #29
Kapri Female
Happy migrant
 
Kapri's Avatar
 
Joined: Oct 2006
Location: Newcastle , NSW
Posts: 6,747
Kapri has a reputation beyond reputeKapri has a reputation beyond reputeKapri has a reputation beyond reputeKapri has a reputation beyond reputeKapri has a reputation beyond reputeKapri has a reputation beyond reputeKapri has a reputation beyond reputeKapri has a reputation beyond reputeKapri has a reputation beyond reputeKapri has a reputation beyond reputeKapri has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: The Rough Guide to BE Oz

Quote:
Originally Posted by Hutch View Post
You'd have thought the job would be its own reward, wouldn't you?

__________________
"Our doubts are traitors,
And make us lose the good we oft might win
By fearing to attempt" -William Shakespeare.
Kapri is offline  
Old Apr 4th 2008, 6:23 pm   #30
GillyG 
BE Enthusiast
 
Joined: Jan 2008
Location: Gold Coast, Australia
Posts: 363
GillyG is a glorious beacon of lightGillyG is a glorious beacon of lightGillyG is a glorious beacon of lightGillyG is a glorious beacon of lightGillyG is a glorious beacon of lightGillyG is a glorious beacon of lightGillyG is a glorious beacon of lightGillyG is a glorious beacon of lightGillyG is a glorious beacon of lightGillyG is a glorious beacon of lightGillyG is a glorious beacon of light
Default Re: The Rough Guide to BE Oz

Wicked post, cheers! Bit about the dildo made me chuckle
GillyG is offline  
Closed Thread

Go Back   British Expats / Living & Moving Abroad / Australia


Thread Tools

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off



All times are GMT. The time now is 7:15 am.


We are a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for us to earn fees by linking to Amazon.com and affiliated sites.
Powered by vBulletin: ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
© 1999-2010 BritishExpats.com