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Old Sep 15th 2017, 3:59 pm   #301
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Just to add a little lightness to this thread, interesting sights in Oxford Street today...

https://uk.yahoo.com/style/lingerie-...091302875.html
Nice thought, let's see if there's a backlash!
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Old Sep 15th 2017, 4:00 pm   #302
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Yeah but the lost people didn't know where the heck they were! All they could see were rhododendrons!
You mean they were geographically challenged.
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Old Sep 15th 2017, 4:25 pm   #303
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Just to add a little lightness to this thread, interesting sights in Oxford Street today...

https://uk.yahoo.com/style/lingerie-...091302875.html
Grr ... Oxford Street never looks remotely like that when I'm there
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Nice thought, let's see if there's a backlash!
Yes, I think I saw that, in one of those videos I was watching earlier.
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Ireland has an army? Who knew?
You got rhododendrons, you need an army to rescue people. It's obvious.
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You got rhododendrons, you need an army to rescue people. It's obvious.
It says something about Ireland's preparedness, that they can be invaded and overrun by rhododendrons.
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It says something about Ireland's preparedness, that they can be invaded and overrun by rhododendrons.
Less dangerous than triffids......
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Old Sep 18th 2017, 3:44 pm   #311
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Not in the UK but still....How it happened is probably not a question for BE.

Firefighters use angle-grinder to rescue man with penis caught in gym weight | The Independent
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Not in the UK but still....How it happened is probably not a question for BE.

Firefighters use angle-grinder to rescue man with penis caught in gym weight | The Independent
This one was in the UK though!

Man stuck in penis ring 'for two days' rescued by firefighters using hydraulic tools
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Old Sep 20th 2017, 8:44 pm   #313
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Transgender pupils 'leaving schools over rights breaches' - BBC News

Seems like it!
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Old Sep 21st 2017, 10:59 am   #314
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Having a quiet drink with friends on your birthday, and then this happens...

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Food and milk to help soak up the alcohol.
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