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TMFTarantula replied to the Beerpig's Snug board. 2 hours ago

Re: David Bowie best ever?

one of his lesser known tracks '5 Years'

I suppose it's hard to convey irony in a post ;-)

I'd go for 'Heroes' (off 'Heroes')

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TMFTarantula replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 18:03

Re: Telco Hudl

Does it support the TV catchup players

The Tesco Hudl 2 runs Android KitKat, so any TV app that runs on that will work.

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TMFTarantula replied to the Legal Issues - Practical board. 16:27

Re: how long should a thing last?

You have probably exhausted any legal remedies by getting the machine repaired yourself.

> No they haven't - now it turns into a money claim against the seller for the amount of the repair, based on their rights under the
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TMFTarantula replied to the Beerpig's Snug board. 15:45

Re: River Tyne

Was there any fog?

And if so, whose was it?

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TMFTarantula replied to the Improve the Fool board. 10:29

Re: Fool Status

Hi Bree

No, the problem I want to report is the with the two status pages themselves...
http://globalstatus.fool.com/ and
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TMFTarantula replied to the Help with this Blasted Computer! board. 15:08

Re: Flash, again!!!!!!!!!

Just tried to listen to a live Radio 4 broadcast and got a message that I had to download Flash from a link, which took me to the Adobe site.

Why would I need that when I'm not looking to play video?


Presumably because the [more]

Wed Oct 29

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TMFTarantula replied to the Share Advisor boards. 15:11

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TMFTarantula replied to the Legal Issues - Practical board. 11:33

Re: Reasonable time for warranty repair

Hi lanks

Is it reasonable for a warranty repair for an expensive and frequently used household item to take > 2 weeks?

Ah, that's the crux. What's "reasonable"?

According to Which?:

"Under [more]

Tue Oct 28

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Mon Oct 27

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TMFTarantula replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 16:39

Re: That London

It's a 1.4 mile walk (so, about 30 minutes).

Or about an 11 minute tube journey from Euston Station to Chancery Lane U/G station + between a 1 and 8 minute walk, depending on which end of Chancery Lane you need to go to.

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TMFTarantula posted to the Share Advisor boards. 16:32

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Fri Oct 24

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TMFTarantula replied to the Improve the Fool board. 09:28

Re: Help!

Hi all

Thanks for letting us know about this.

I've reported the problem and trust it will be fixed soon.

(And, as it's just a matter of amending a redirection, it really should be. Honest. No, really. (Well, fairly soon. [more]

Wed Oct 22

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TMFTarantula replied to the Living Below Your Means board. 18:18

Re: Packing shopping bags at the bench

On the Aldi website it still says:

"Why do I have to pack my own shopping away from the till?

"Aldi provides a packing shelf away from the till to allow a faster checkout process. It's a faster and more efficient [more]

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TMFTarantula replied to the Beerpig's Snug board. 15:06

Re: Things I learned today...

You need a Vipukirves - that's Finnish for "lever axe".

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9jDR_2Zsr40

Mon Oct 20

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TMFTarantula replied to the Paulypilot's Pub - Other Stuff board. 18:42

Re: 'alternate Director'?

First hit for the term in Google:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alternate_director

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TMFTarantula replied to the Beerpig's Snug board. 18:34

Re: Prescription charge

What a rip off. It was only for a tube of cream that probably cost sod all to manufacture.

You're not just paying for the manufacturing cost — you're also paying for the costs that went into developing the product (since those will be [more]

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TMFTarantula posted to the Banking Sector board. 13:18

More or less? Who knows...

It's about a US bank, but the principle's the same:

"Bank of America Made $168 Million Last Quarter, More or Less"

"... here is your fun quiz on those earnings. It has one question. The question is, was Bank
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