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Forum: The Lounge
Jan 26th 2020, 4:22 am
Replies: 36
Views: 1,286
Posted By DeadVim

Re: RAY’S 2020 OBIT THREAD

I’ve only just heard this catching up on the Delingpod channel. :(

His Why Beauty Matters doco was my introduction to him.

R.I.P.
Forum: The Lounge
Jan 23rd 2020, 12:34 pm
Replies: 36
Views: 1,286
Posted By DeadVim

Forum: The Barbie
Jan 18th 2020, 6:11 am
Replies: 8
Views: 319
Posted By DeadVim

Re: Australia's Flooding

80 very welcome mm overnight, the tanks are full and the wife has bought new plants.

The sounds of the wildlife lapping it up is marvellous.

I hope wherever needed rain got it.

Congrats on...
Forum: The Barbie
Jan 16th 2020, 1:10 pm
Replies: 328
Views: 21,392
Posted By DeadVim

Re: Australia's burning

Pissing down, hope the same everywhere that needs it.
Forum: The Barbie
Jan 2nd 2020, 1:28 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 782
Posted By DeadVim

Re: How are you spending NYE?

I’ve learnt way more practical skills for sure ... small engine maintenance, woodworking, general plumbing, chainsawing, massive car port erection (oh err missus, etc) ... so much so I actually...
Forum: The Barbie
Jan 2nd 2020, 1:19 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 782
Posted By DeadVim

Re: How are you spending NYE?

Didn’t fink of that, prefer the loadsamoney aesthetic though. :lol:

$220 to fill it, not so bad and worth it once we did the annual repairs of the leaks to keep it going for another season.
Forum: The Barbie
Dec 31st 2019, 1:39 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 782
Posted By DeadVim

Re: How are you spending NYE?

I’m actually enjoying the ABC Sydney concert and considering going next year ... big crossover with the RocKwiz demographic.

I did nearly cripple myself for 3 weeks by pogoing to The Chats earlier...
Forum: The Barbie
Dec 31st 2019, 12:47 pm
Replies: 16
Views: 782
Posted By DeadVim

Re: How are you spending NYE?

A bit of forward planning is liberating, I used to think it was boring and limited the possibilities but I’ve had a chat to the wife and we’ve agreed that she is right. Especially when it comes to...
Forum: The Barbie
Dec 31st 2019, 3:28 am
Replies: 16
Views: 782
Posted By DeadVim

Re: How are you spending NYE?

Yer typical quiet night at home here.

Basically being grateful for not currently facing any natural disasters.

Just splashed out some cash to fill the pool, nice luxury to have.

Have a good...
Forum: The Barbie
Dec 23rd 2019, 12:10 pm
Forum: The Barbie
Dec 21st 2019, 3:41 am
Replies: 4
Views: 467
Posted By DeadVim

Re: NYD Drinks Pig N Whistle Riverside Brisbane

I can see where I work from there and been on leave all December so no. :lol:

Everyone else enjoy though! :drinkingpals:
Forum: The Barbie
Dec 12th 2019, 9:42 pm
Replies: 3
Views: 492
Posted By DeadVim

Re: Breaking News: Canberra bus hi-jacked

Santa Bullock?

I’ll get me coat ...
Forum: The Barbie
Dec 1st 2019, 9:33 pm
Replies: 46
Views: 4,588
Posted By DeadVim

Re: How "Australian" do you feel.

15 years in I don’t particularly “feel Australian” but I am comfortable here with my very Australian family and not considering moving back to the UK.

Eventual retirement to Tasmania or NZ (or the...
Forum: The Barbie
Nov 21st 2019, 1:49 pm
Replies: 328
Views: 21,392
Posted By DeadVim

Re: Australia's burning

Not a bad day at The Gabba today actually after a slow start, could be a low scoring thriller. The venue is a dump though, desperately needs work that won’t be covered by the planned superficial turd...
Forum: The Barbie
Nov 20th 2019, 2:22 am
Replies: 328
Views: 21,392
Posted By DeadVim

Re: Australia's burning

Different lifestyle to here, less elbow room mainly.

Unless you want to spend stupid money.

I’ll stick to my 3 acres and keep an eye on the disaster alerts thank you kindly.
Forum: The Barbie
Nov 19th 2019, 3:03 am
Replies: 45
Views: 4,749
Posted By DeadVim

Re: Who else worries about great Britain despite having emigrated?

I do consider myself fortunate that I’m not one ... I have to summon superhuman levels of arsedness to consider visiting ... We are due a trip and I’m spoiling for time ...
Forum: The Barbie
Nov 19th 2019, 2:54 am
Replies: 45
Views: 4,749
Posted By DeadVim

Re: Who else worries about great Britain despite having emigrated?

Couldn’t give a monkey’s what happens over there.

I’d rather direct my time and attention closer to home.
Forum: The Barbie
Nov 19th 2019, 2:52 am
Replies: 328
Views: 21,392
Posted By DeadVim

Re: Australia's burning

I’d rather roll my eyes out with rusty spoons.
Forum: The Barbie
Nov 16th 2019, 3:57 am
Replies: 328
Views: 21,392
Posted By DeadVim

Re: Australia's burning

Thanks, that poem is indeed a classic.

I’ve been known to turn up the various renditions of “I still call Australia home” occasionally, not immune to a bit of sentimentality. :ohmy:

Stay safe...
Forum: The Barbie
Nov 13th 2019, 1:10 pm
Replies: 328
Views: 21,392
Posted By DeadVim

Re: Australia's burning

King parrots take priority around here (well, maybe behind family members and The Dog ... the chickens can get ****ed with all the crap on the patio they produce ;)).

Males particularly striking...
Forum: The Barbie
Nov 13th 2019, 1:01 pm
Replies: 328
Views: 21,392
Posted By DeadVim

Re: Australia's burning

We have a particularly tame/desperate male who will hang upside down on the screen door under the patio waiting to be fed by any means.

Numerous others less adventurous also. Hand feed some...
Forum: The Barbie
Nov 13th 2019, 2:13 am
Replies: 328
Views: 21,392
Posted By DeadVim

Re: Australia's burning

All good here thanks for asking, keeping an eye on the fire map and thankful we’re not in some other poor sod’s shoes.

Pine forest one side, flood prone creek at the back ... we are looking at a...
Forum: The Barbie
Nov 12th 2019, 9:03 am
Replies: 328
Views: 21,392
Posted By DeadVim

Re: Australia's burning

Backing onto a pine forest certainly keeps you vigilant.

On the upside the risk of flooding is currently low ...
Forum: The Barbie
Nov 8th 2019, 3:16 am
Replies: 99
Views: 14,078
Posted By DeadVim

Re: Roll Call...

I’m not, I could do with a really good dump.
Forum: The Barbie
Nov 3rd 2019, 1:12 pm
Replies: 9
Views: 984
Posted By DeadVim

Re: A Sad Farewell to Dtox

I was not aware of him but from your description he sounds like yer typical Top Bloke (as are most around here). Anyone with a sweet spot for Chelsea AND a music fan is alright by me.

R.I.P. Dtox...
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