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Old Jun 11th 2021, 3:18 pm
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Hall and Oates today.

Some things just don't wear well.


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Old Jun 11th 2021, 3:55 pm
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I had some new slippers arrive today and I was surprised to see they include memory foam.

As if I'll forget where I put them.
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Old Jun 14th 2021, 12:24 pm
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Large moth on the back stair wall outside yesterday. According to The Big Book of Moths it's the polyphemus moth. There are also "eyes" on the other set of wings, you just can't see them in this pic. Wingspan can reach up to 6ins across. This one wasn't quite that big I don't think, but pretty damn big.


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Old Jun 15th 2021, 4:13 am
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Moths are far older than butterflies.
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Old Jun 15th 2021, 12:27 pm
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Moths are far older than butterflies.

They look it. They have that "been around for a very long time without really changing all that much" look.
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Old Jun 17th 2021, 11:36 pm
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It's been a couple of days now and I can't find confirmation or otherwise that these are actual diamonds being dug up.
https://www.2oceansvibe.com/2021/06/...nd-rush-video/
If I were a cynic I'd say they are and that the authorities are reluctant to admit it because they want to dampen down unauthorised mining where it looks like serious cash is involved.
Had they been something like quartz I'm sure the authorities would have confirmed that straight away, but I have to say that the geode one man was holding doesn't look very diamond like.
Anyone know any different?

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Old Jun 18th 2021, 12:03 am
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I read about this one found in Botswana earlier.
Size of a goose egg;
https://www.cnn.com/videos/style/202...tl-ldn-vpx.cnn
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Old Jun 18th 2021, 5:59 am
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For the woman who has everything #stockingfillers


TBH, I couldn't decide whether to put this in Made me smile, Pissed off, here or Nutek's funny thread.
The cost is in Aussie $ and the maker recommends that you use one 2 - 3 times per week. I don't spend that much on my face per week, why would I spend that much on a place that hardly anyone ever sees!!!!!
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Old Jun 18th 2021, 11:09 am
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For the woman who has everything #stockingfillers


TBH, I couldn't decide whether to put this in Made me smile, Pissed off, here or Nutek's funny thread.
The cost is in Aussie $ and the maker recommends that you use one 2 - 3 times per week. I don't spend that much on my face per week, why would I spend that much on a place that hardly anyone ever sees!!!!!

I'm struggling with this in so many ways

It's not one of those dry on/peel off ones is it?
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Old Jun 18th 2021, 11:57 am
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Originally Posted by Vitalstatistix View Post
For the woman who has everything #stockingfillers


TBH, I couldn't decide whether to put this in Made me smile, Pissed off, here or Nutek's funny thread.
The cost is in Aussie $ and the maker recommends that you use one 2 - 3 times per week. I don't spend that much on my face per week, why would I spend that much on a place that hardly anyone ever sees!!!!!


I fear for the sanity of anyone who'd actually buy that. Mind you, Agnes could probably have used it after this

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Old Jun 18th 2021, 3:20 pm
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I'm struggling with this in so many ways
You make it sound like you need to be a contortionist
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Old Jun 18th 2021, 3:34 pm
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Originally Posted by Vitalstatistix View Post
For the woman who has everything #stockingfillers


TBH, I couldn't decide whether to put this in Made me smile, Pissed off, here or Nutek's funny thread.
The cost is in Aussie $ and the maker recommends that you use one 2 - 3 times per week. I don't spend that much on my face per week, why would I spend that much on a place that hardly anyone ever sees!!!!!
I guess you could just knit one.


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Old Jun 18th 2021, 3:51 pm
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Originally Posted by Nutek View Post
I guess you could just knit one.


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Oh my Lord

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Old Jun 18th 2021, 3:54 pm
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You make it sound like you need to be a contortionist

That would be but one requirement I think.
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Old Jun 18th 2021, 3:55 pm
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Originally Posted by Nutek View Post
I guess you could just knit one.
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Oh my Lord


Why? Just why? I mean, who sits down to knit one of those?

And where do you get the pattern from?
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