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TMFTarantula replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 6 minutes ago

Re: Hard cycling

> But why the technique of a turtle crawl followed by a hare sprint?
> Hasn't anyone tried the opposite - namely to sprint off for as long as they can and then coast home?

They do, very occasionally, and only some of those
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Tue Jul 22

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TMFTarantula replied to the Football Fools board. 14:38

Re: 'The Strangest Soccer Match Ever'

Hi dionaeamuscipula

Well dared — although hopefully the passage of almost a decade since it was last posted on the board mitigates the offence somewhat :-)

Rgds

T

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TMFTarantula replied to the Improve the Fool board. 12:48

Re: A little bit of proof reading goes a long wa

what is ft. supposed to mean???

Featuring.

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TMFTarantula posted to the Football Fools board. 11:13

'The Strangest Soccer Match Ever'

(They mean 'Football', of course.)

www.futilitycloset.com/2014/07/22/the-strangest-soccer-match...

Ignore the video — sadly, it's not highlights [more]

Mon Jul 21

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TMFTarantula replied to the Ask A Foolish Question board. 14:50

Re: Technical Comment or Query

There is a possibility that something has got out of kilter in your account info. I've reported this post to bring this thread to the attention of a Foolish Techie, hopefully they can shed some light on your problem.

There's nothing [more]

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TMFTarantula replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 12:21

Re: M6 Toll road

How do I pay please?

"You can pay at our booths with cash, credit/debit/fuel card or Tag."

www.m6toll.co.uk/using-the-m6toll/

How [more]

Fri Jul 18

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TMFTarantula replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 18:10

Re: apple on frankfurt exchange

I bought apple on the frankfurt exchange in euros a while back.
If the euro devalues will it affect my investment? im not sure what currency risk is involved.


If you bought euro-denominated shares, then whatever happens to the [more]

Thu Jul 17

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TMFTarantula replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 14:22

Re: Pens

Can anyone recommend a type of pen that can be used for writing on the back of photographs? Some of the photos are very old and I don't want any ink to leak through onto the actual picture.

"Unless it is marked specifically for [more]

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TMFTarantula replied to the Recipes & Cooking board. 10:03

Re: Travelling with lasagne

I'd either cook it - a cooked lasagne will be absolutely fine for a 2 hr journey (and much longer) - or take the components. An assembled-but-raw lasagne seems the least-best option (not least as a 2 hr journey might be a bit warm for raw meat - ok, [more]

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Tue Jul 15

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TMFTarantula replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 12:29

Re: Magnets

I read an article which mentioned that placing magnets under a mattress was helpful to people who suffer from cramp in the night.

You may wish to read [more]

Wed Jul 9

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TMFTarantula replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 11:31

Re: Aggressive Debt Collection Agency

bit of a mixed one this, partly a warning, and partly what can I do about it?
[not sure if another board would be more appropriate]


People on [more]

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TMFTarantula replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 11:02

Re: Green Flag

> If the account that the card is issued on is still active, they very likely can, as many card issuers participate in
> "updater programmes", through which card networks provide the numbers of new cards to merchants -
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TMFTarantula replied to the Books board. 10:10

Re: Literary might-have-beens

> Green Legs and Hams

Or The Cat In The Flat.


Or The Cat In The Flat Cap

Tue Jul 8

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TMFTarantula replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 12:31

Re: Green Flag

Oh, and the credit card she paid the £5 on expires 3 months before the AA cover, so they can't auto-renew us.

Don't count on it.

If the account that the card is issued on is still active, they very likely can, as many [more]

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TMFTarantula replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 12:04

Re: Green Flag

Hi Shotaway

If you contact the AA about your renewal — and about Green Flag being cheaper — they may well lower their quote.

The AA tends to get better customer satisfaction ratings than Green Flag — that may be worth paying more [more]

Mon Jul 7

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TMFTarantula replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 12:49

Re: Lloyds, Bank of Scotland and Halifax

... does that mean money in a Halifax or Lloyds account is the same under the £85k compensation window, please?

Lloyds has its own banking authorisation, so a full £85,000 of protection under the Financial Services [more]

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TMFTarantula posted to the AA plc board. 11:42

Greetings, Fools!

Welcome to The Motley Fool UK Discussion Boards!

This board is the place to discuss AA plc - to share what you know with, and to learn from, your fellow Fools, and to make new friends as you do so.

If you have questions about [more]

Sat Jul 5

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TMFTarantula replied to the Beerpig's Snug board. 13:52

Re: Tour de France - daft question

Money.

Places bid to be starts and finishes. "Le Grand Depart" is obviously the most prestigious.

There'll be other factors involved, of course, but money is the main one.

The total cost of the three UK stages [more]

Fri Jul 4

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TMFTarantula replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 11:30

Re: Will it break?

A major problem with magnetic devices is that stainless steel is not very magnetic, so its easy for the knives to fall off.

It depends on the type of stainless steel.

I have lots of stainless steel knives and have kept [more]

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