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Sat Nov 12

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TMFTarantula replied to the What's New at the Motley Fool board. 12:04

Re: Wean us off gently.

Hi Monny9

... is there any chance of keeping the boards open as a read only resource for longer than 3 months, say a year?

I said at "least 3 months" just to be on the safe side. I didn't want say any longer and [more]

Wed Nov 9

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TMFTarantula replied to the What's New at the Motley Fool board. 10:06

Re: Expanded LemonFool board structure: home for all

Feel free to share this with other boards that were previously homeless, as long as TMF don't mind (they don't seem to).

[more]

Mon Nov 7

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TMFTarantula replied to the What's New at the Motley Fool board. 10:13

Re: Closure of the UK Discussion Boards

Hi everyone

Rather than answer questions piecemeal, as replies to individual posts, we've gone through this thread (and others) and collated what we think are the main questions into a 'Q&A':


Can you maintain [more]

Fri Nov 4

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TMFTarantula replied to the Music - 'Classical' board. 13:42

Re: Final post

Namely : is BBC R3 Breakfast as good as it was 10 years ago?

IMO No


IMHO, no, too.

That said, it's better now than it was a while ago, when they had "listener participation".

But much of [more]

Thu Nov 3

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TMFTarantula posted to the What's New at the Motley Fool board. 13:00

Closure of the UK Discussion Boards

It's my sad duty to announce that we'll be closing the Fool UK Discussion Boards to new posts on Thursday 17 November. After they close to new posts, the Boards will remain accessible as a 'read-only' archive for at least 3 [more]

Wed Nov 2

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TMFTarantula replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 14:07

Re: Piano music for funeral

I have chosen a piece by Chopin (Nocturne, Op. 9 No 2 in E flat), but I'm struggling to decide on another.

Schubert Impromptu No.3 in G flat major

Eg, [more]

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TMFTarantula replied to the Pedants' Corner board. 10:28

Re: A or An

I am writing a sentence which contains an abbreviation 'MT'. I am not sure of the rules regarding how something is written and how it is spoken.

Should I write "use a MT ....." or "use an MT
[more]

Sun Oct 30

Fri Oct 28

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TMFTarantula replied to the Legal Issues - General board. 11:26

Re: Section 348

If someone reports wrong-doing to the FCA, they say: "We cannot report what action we are taking because of Section 348, or whether we are taking any action." But I do not understand why this follows from Section 348, which says that the [more]

Mon Oct 24

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TMFTarantula posted to the Books board. 17:32

Bookish fools

"The book has always been a sign of status and refinement; a declaration of self-worth – even for those who hate to read.

"Are book collectors real readers or just cultural snobs?"

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TMFTarantula posted to the Share Advisor boards. 16:35

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TMFTarantula published an issue article. 16:30

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Mon Oct 17

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TMFTarantula replied to the Films board. 10:42

Re: Quirky / Intelligent Comedy Recs Please

Swiss Army Man

http://www.imdb.com/title/tt4034354/

One of the quirkiest films I've seen in a very long time.

Not the subtlest*, not the greatest, not the [more]

Thu Oct 13

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TMFTarantula replied to the Help with this Blasted Computer! board. 19:02

Re: Adding extra characters to URL but same target?

I'm wondering whether I can fool Edge into letting me have multiple bookmarks to the http://separator.mayastudios.com/ page by finding some equivalent of the +<text> string in email to make [more]

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TMFTarantula replied to the Recipes & Cooking board. 16:33

Re: Milk Frother

I believe Lidl has one on offer at the moment

Can't see one in any of Lidl's current 'specials'.

But Aldi will have one, as from next Thursday, for £19.99 - [more]

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TMFTarantula replied to the High Yield - HYP Practical board. 14:04

Re: Double your money

Hi all

Just a reminder that this is the HYP Practical board.

We do have an Ethical Investing board at http://boards.fool.co.uk/ethical-investing-50101.aspx [more]

Tue Oct 11

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TMFTarantula replied to the Recipes & Cooking board. 11:13

Re: Green split peas

I've no idea, but are green slit peas in the same boat as kidney beans that are poisnonous if not fully cooked etc ?

It seems that many common bean varieties contain the toxin phytohaemagglutinin, but the concentration is highest [more]

Mon Oct 10

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TMFTarantula replied to the Does Anybody Know? board. 12:38

Re: How hilly?

DAK if there is a standardised methodology for measuring the average hilliness of a town or city?

That's going to depend what you mean by "hilliness". Difference in maximum and minimum altitude? Gradient of hills? [more]

Fri Oct 7

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TMFTarantula posted to the Recipes & Cooking board. 18:55

Salvador Dalí's Eccentric Cookbook...

"... Is Being Reissued for the First Time in Over 40 Years

"First published in 1973, Les Diners de Gala was a bizarre dream come true—a cookbook filled with surreal illustrations and recipes inspired by the lavish dinner [more]

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