AleisterCrowley

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Fri Apr 29

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AleisterCrowley replied to the Beerpig's Snug board. 10:12

Re: POTUS sticks his beak in

purely perceived economic benefits

I do find it worrying that the massive inward migration since the 60s has been justified on economic grounds, but there has been no study that has conclusively shown any long term benefit. [more]

Thu Apr 28

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AleisterCrowley replied to the Recipes & Cooking board. 13:47

Re: What's the best recipe ever?

A can of sprats that requires refrigeration ? Whatever next ?

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AleisterCrowley replied to the Beerpig's Snug board. 12:00

Re: POTUS sticks his beak in

EU immigrants only amount to 5% of the population and net immigrants to about 3% so it would hard for them to have a huge impact either way

Indeed, although 5% is ~3 million people, 3% ~ 1.8 million (ie nearly two Birmingham's [more]

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AleisterCrowley replied to the Recipes & Cooking board. 10:28

Re: What's the best recipe ever?

This recipe on the BBC suggests it should be sprats not anchovies;
http://www.bbc.co.uk/food/recipes/janssons_frestelse_24036

"Never make the mistake of [more]

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AleisterCrowley replied to the Recipes & Cooking board. 10:07

Re: What's the best recipe ever?

The important question though is it yolk side towards the bacon or the bread?

Yolk side down, in the bin :-)

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AleisterCrowley replied to the Beerpig's Snug board. 10:03

Re: POTUS sticks his beak in

GDP per capita is a better measure.
I'm 'generally' positive about EU/EEA migration, but don't think the economic benefits should be overstated.
There are also the difficult-to-measure 'soft' factors such as environment, housing, quality of [more]

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AleisterCrowley replied to the Beerpig's Snug board. 09:18

Re: POTUS sticks his beak in

Unless you are suggesting we deport the net-negatives among our own people, what relevance is it? The existing UK population obviously contains children, students, the ill and disabled, and pensioners.
EU/EEA migration reduced the net effect to [more]

Wed Apr 27

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AleisterCrowley replied to the Recipes & Cooking board. 23:14

Re: What's the best recipe ever?

Lose the egg and I'd agree with that !
(Eggs...yuck)

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AleisterCrowley replied to the Beerpig's Snug board. 22:21

Re: POTUS sticks his beak in

OK, so hold that thought.
"But the £2bn quoted as going to Eastern Europe is hardly insignificant "

"Actually it pretty much is."

Sooo, £2bn is insignificant. How about

A recent-ish UCL [more]

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AleisterCrowley replied to the Recipes & Cooking board. 16:17

Re: What's the best recipe ever?

Salmon fillets, oven cooked in foil parcels. With asparagus and or creamy mash with butter...

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AleisterCrowley replied to the Beerpig's Snug board. 09:36

Re: POTUS sticks his beak in

Last time I checked, Australians already speak English (after a fashion !)
Strewth!

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AleisterCrowley replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 09:13

Re: Investec login problems

Looks like I'll have to give them a call

Tue Apr 26

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AleisterCrowley replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 23:36

Re: Investec login problems

https://www.investec.co.uk/
Then login> Private banking UK
also tried the Investec Online option above, which gives the same screen

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AleisterCrowley replied to the Beerpig's Snug board. 22:49

Re: Strange

Perhaps is means waiter/waitress service rather than self service?

I think a self-sevice joint is normally referred to as a cafeteria, although the terms are a bit flexible!

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AleisterCrowley replied to the Beerpig's Snug board. 22:10

Re: POTUS sticks his beak in

There's [there are] around 7.5 million foreign born residents in this country. Let's assume that 3.7 million are available for work. If they'd either displaced UK born residents for their jobs or were unemployed (i.e. their presence hadn't [more]

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AleisterCrowley posted to the Does Anybody Know? board. 20:34

Investec login problems

I've just tried to log in to my Investec online account (GB) and it's not accepting my password.
Anyone else had any problems ? (High5 was a popular account so may be other sufferers on here)
I did get an email about some security 'upgrades' [more]

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AleisterCrowley posted to the Beerpig's Snug board. 16:52

Snow

Thames Valley, last week of April.
harrumph!
Not sticking though...

Fri Apr 22

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AleisterCrowley replied to the Foolish Beer Drinkers board. 16:20

Re: Dubious claim re; Sheffield !

commissioned to highlight Sheffield’s huge wealth of creative talent


So completely scientific and unbiased then :-)

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AleisterCrowley replied to the Beerpig's Snug board. 14:54

Re: Hello Mr president

The Ospreys were at a respectful distance and two "Marine 1s" in evidence - don't know which was actually carrrying the president (which is the general idea I think)

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