Go Back  British Expats > General > The Lounge
Reload this Page >

2019 Random Comment Thread

2019 Random Comment Thread

Old Dec 30th 2018, 5:01 pm
  #1  
SUPER MODERATOR
Thread Starter
 
Jerseygirl's Avatar
 
Joined: Dec 2005
Posts: 79,976
Jerseygirl has a reputation beyond reputeJerseygirl has a reputation beyond reputeJerseygirl has a reputation beyond reputeJerseygirl has a reputation beyond reputeJerseygirl has a reputation beyond reputeJerseygirl has a reputation beyond reputeJerseygirl has a reputation beyond reputeJerseygirl has a reputation beyond reputeJerseygirl has a reputation beyond reputeJerseygirl has a reputation beyond reputeJerseygirl has a reputation beyond repute
Default 2019 Random Comment Thread

Happy New Year.

Last edited by Jerseygirl; Jan 1st 2019 at 11:20 am.
Jerseygirl is offline  
Old Dec 31st 2018, 10:01 pm
  #2  
Ride a White Swan
 
BristolUK's Avatar
 
Joined: Jan 2008
Location: Moncton, NB, CANADA
Posts: 27,508
BristolUK has a reputation beyond reputeBristolUK has a reputation beyond reputeBristolUK has a reputation beyond reputeBristolUK has a reputation beyond reputeBristolUK has a reputation beyond reputeBristolUK has a reputation beyond reputeBristolUK has a reputation beyond reputeBristolUK has a reputation beyond reputeBristolUK has a reputation beyond reputeBristolUK has a reputation beyond reputeBristolUK has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: 2019 Random Comment Thread

I can't believe I never saw this video of a single I bought a many years ago


so obviously I never even knew of the spoof

BristolUK is offline  
Old Jan 1st 2019, 2:33 am
  #3  
Lost in BE Cyberspace
 
Joined: Jan 2006
Posts: 18,704
Jsmth321 has a reputation beyond reputeJsmth321 has a reputation beyond reputeJsmth321 has a reputation beyond reputeJsmth321 has a reputation beyond reputeJsmth321 has a reputation beyond reputeJsmth321 has a reputation beyond reputeJsmth321 has a reputation beyond reputeJsmth321 has a reputation beyond reputeJsmth321 has a reputation beyond reputeJsmth321 has a reputation beyond reputeJsmth321 has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: 2019 Random Comment Thread

crazy sometimes how life can change so quickly in a span of 5 days.

Last 4 1/2 hours of this even numbered year.
Jsmth321 is offline  
Old Jan 1st 2019, 4:06 pm
  #4  
Quien no sabe
 
Chatter Static's Avatar
 
Joined: Dec 2012
Posts: 3,551
Chatter Static has a reputation beyond reputeChatter Static has a reputation beyond reputeChatter Static has a reputation beyond reputeChatter Static has a reputation beyond reputeChatter Static has a reputation beyond reputeChatter Static has a reputation beyond reputeChatter Static has a reputation beyond reputeChatter Static has a reputation beyond reputeChatter Static has a reputation beyond reputeChatter Static has a reputation beyond reputeChatter Static has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: 2019 Random Comment Thread

This is the future me telling the past me to make this post............
Chatter Static is offline  
Old Jan 2nd 2019, 1:41 am
  #5  
Finally mesh free!
 
Vitalstatistix's Avatar
 
Joined: Mar 2008
Location: Gulf Harbour, Whangaparaoa
Posts: 6,622
Vitalstatistix has a reputation beyond reputeVitalstatistix has a reputation beyond reputeVitalstatistix has a reputation beyond reputeVitalstatistix has a reputation beyond reputeVitalstatistix has a reputation beyond reputeVitalstatistix has a reputation beyond reputeVitalstatistix has a reputation beyond reputeVitalstatistix has a reputation beyond reputeVitalstatistix has a reputation beyond reputeVitalstatistix has a reputation beyond reputeVitalstatistix has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: 2019 Random Comment Thread

59 liriope planted = one very sore body.
Vitalstatistix is offline  
Old Jan 2nd 2019, 6:10 pm
  #6  
 
Lion in Winter's Avatar
 
Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 48,779
Lion in Winter has a reputation beyond reputeLion in Winter has a reputation beyond reputeLion in Winter has a reputation beyond reputeLion in Winter has a reputation beyond reputeLion in Winter has a reputation beyond reputeLion in Winter has a reputation beyond reputeLion in Winter has a reputation beyond reputeLion in Winter has a reputation beyond reputeLion in Winter has a reputation beyond reputeLion in Winter has a reputation beyond reputeLion in Winter has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: 2019 Random Comment Thread

There is a 10-mile-long peanut-shaped rock flying around at the edge of our solar system.

Space junk from 4.6 billion years ago.
Lion in Winter is offline  
Old Jan 2nd 2019, 7:49 pm
  #7  
Quien no sabe
 
Chatter Static's Avatar
 
Joined: Dec 2012
Posts: 3,551
Chatter Static has a reputation beyond reputeChatter Static has a reputation beyond reputeChatter Static has a reputation beyond reputeChatter Static has a reputation beyond reputeChatter Static has a reputation beyond reputeChatter Static has a reputation beyond reputeChatter Static has a reputation beyond reputeChatter Static has a reputation beyond reputeChatter Static has a reputation beyond reputeChatter Static has a reputation beyond reputeChatter Static has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: 2019 Random Comment Thread

Originally Posted by Lion in Winter View Post
There is a 10-mile-long peanut-shaped rock flying around at the edge of our solar system.

Space junk from 4.6 billion years ago.
Or the dinosaurs got bored exploring space and are coming home for a Kebab.
Chatter Static is offline  
Old Jan 3rd 2019, 2:48 pm
  #8  
Gamers Rise Up
 
SultanOfSwing's Avatar
 
Joined: Feb 2009
Location: Fox Lake, IL (from Carrickfergus NI)
Posts: 44,573
SultanOfSwing has a reputation beyond reputeSultanOfSwing has a reputation beyond reputeSultanOfSwing has a reputation beyond reputeSultanOfSwing has a reputation beyond reputeSultanOfSwing has a reputation beyond reputeSultanOfSwing has a reputation beyond reputeSultanOfSwing has a reputation beyond reputeSultanOfSwing has a reputation beyond reputeSultanOfSwing has a reputation beyond reputeSultanOfSwing has a reputation beyond reputeSultanOfSwing has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: 2019 Random Comment Thread

Originally Posted by Lion in Winter View Post
There is a 10-mile-long peanut-shaped rock flying around at the edge of our solar system.

Space junk from 4.6 billion years ago.
Is that Ultima Thule, the one that New Horizons is visiting?
SultanOfSwing is offline  
Old Jan 4th 2019, 6:39 am
  #9  
Concierge
 
mikelincs's Avatar
 
Joined: May 2006
Location: ex ex-pat, in Taunton
Posts: 22,654
mikelincs has a reputation beyond reputemikelincs has a reputation beyond reputemikelincs has a reputation beyond reputemikelincs has a reputation beyond reputemikelincs has a reputation beyond reputemikelincs has a reputation beyond reputemikelincs has a reputation beyond reputemikelincs has a reputation beyond reputemikelincs has a reputation beyond reputemikelincs has a reputation beyond reputemikelincs has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: 2019 Random Comment Thread

Originally Posted by SultanOfSwing View Post
Is that Ultima Thule, the one that New Horizons is visiting?
Pictures show it's shaped more like a snowman.
mikelincs is offline  
Old Jan 4th 2019, 10:54 am
  #10  
 
Lion in Winter's Avatar
 
Joined: Aug 2003
Posts: 48,779
Lion in Winter has a reputation beyond reputeLion in Winter has a reputation beyond reputeLion in Winter has a reputation beyond reputeLion in Winter has a reputation beyond reputeLion in Winter has a reputation beyond reputeLion in Winter has a reputation beyond reputeLion in Winter has a reputation beyond reputeLion in Winter has a reputation beyond reputeLion in Winter has a reputation beyond reputeLion in Winter has a reputation beyond reputeLion in Winter has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: 2019 Random Comment Thread

Originally Posted by SultanOfSwing View Post
Is that Ultima Thule, the one that New Horizons is visiting?
Originally Posted by mikelincs View Post
Pictures show it's shaped more like a snowman.

Yes, and, with the closer pictures, yes.

I'm sure it's more interesting than it looks...
Lion in Winter is offline  
Old Jan 4th 2019, 11:01 am
  #11  
Dedicated European
 
Joined: Mar 2017
Location: Buda
Posts: 4,893
Expatrick has a reputation beyond reputeExpatrick has a reputation beyond reputeExpatrick has a reputation beyond reputeExpatrick has a reputation beyond reputeExpatrick has a reputation beyond reputeExpatrick has a reputation beyond reputeExpatrick has a reputation beyond reputeExpatrick has a reputation beyond reputeExpatrick has a reputation beyond reputeExpatrick has a reputation beyond reputeExpatrick has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: 2019 Random Comment Thread

How do you feel about sleeping in a hotel powered by a 3 tonne lithium ion battery (just opening in Edinburgh) - not sure I fancy it!
Expatrick is offline  
Old Jan 4th 2019, 1:14 pm
  #12  
Gamers Rise Up
 
SultanOfSwing's Avatar
 
Joined: Feb 2009
Location: Fox Lake, IL (from Carrickfergus NI)
Posts: 44,573
SultanOfSwing has a reputation beyond reputeSultanOfSwing has a reputation beyond reputeSultanOfSwing has a reputation beyond reputeSultanOfSwing has a reputation beyond reputeSultanOfSwing has a reputation beyond reputeSultanOfSwing has a reputation beyond reputeSultanOfSwing has a reputation beyond reputeSultanOfSwing has a reputation beyond reputeSultanOfSwing has a reputation beyond reputeSultanOfSwing has a reputation beyond reputeSultanOfSwing has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: 2019 Random Comment Thread

Originally Posted by mikelincs View Post
Pictures show it's shaped more like a snowman.
You could make the argument that a snowman is shaped like a peanut

Originally Posted by Lion in Winter View Post
Yes, and, with the closer pictures, yes.

I'm sure it's more interesting than it looks...
New Horizon already more than proved itself with those amazing images it sent back from Pluto. I'm looking forward to seeing the full set of results from this next encounter.
SultanOfSwing is offline  
Old Jan 7th 2019, 5:18 pm
  #13  
Ride a White Swan
 
BristolUK's Avatar
 
Joined: Jan 2008
Location: Moncton, NB, CANADA
Posts: 27,508
BristolUK has a reputation beyond reputeBristolUK has a reputation beyond reputeBristolUK has a reputation beyond reputeBristolUK has a reputation beyond reputeBristolUK has a reputation beyond reputeBristolUK has a reputation beyond reputeBristolUK has a reputation beyond reputeBristolUK has a reputation beyond reputeBristolUK has a reputation beyond reputeBristolUK has a reputation beyond reputeBristolUK has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: 2019 Random Comment Thread

Is it a holiday or something today? Even the General part of BE is quiet.
BristolUK is offline  
Old Jan 7th 2019, 8:27 pm
  #14  
BE Site Lead & Admin
 
BEVS's Avatar
 
Joined: Oct 2003
Location: Below
Posts: 33,475
BEVS has a reputation beyond reputeBEVS has a reputation beyond reputeBEVS has a reputation beyond reputeBEVS has a reputation beyond reputeBEVS has a reputation beyond reputeBEVS has a reputation beyond reputeBEVS has a reputation beyond reputeBEVS has a reputation beyond reputeBEVS has a reputation beyond reputeBEVS has a reputation beyond reputeBEVS has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: 2019 Random Comment Thread

Originally Posted by BristolUK View Post
Is it a holiday or something today? Even the General part of BE is quiet.
Here in NZ and maybe Oz it is the long school hols. Kids off. Families away.
BEVS is offline  
Old Jan 30th 2019, 6:38 pm
  #15  
Bob
SUPER MODERATOR
 
Bob's Avatar
 
Joined: Aug 2004
Location: MA, USA
Posts: 91,515
Bob has a reputation beyond reputeBob has a reputation beyond reputeBob has a reputation beyond reputeBob has a reputation beyond reputeBob has a reputation beyond reputeBob has a reputation beyond reputeBob has a reputation beyond reputeBob has a reputation beyond reputeBob has a reputation beyond reputeBob has a reputation beyond reputeBob has a reputation beyond repute
Default Re: 2019 Random Comment Thread

Mini Bobette, is 8 today
Bob is offline  

Contact Us Archive Advertising Cookie Policy Privacy Statement Terms of Service

Copyright © 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.