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brightncheerful replied to the Legal Issues - Practical board. 18:10

Re: Solicitors

With a zero trust in solicitors how do we find a trustworthy solicitor?

Zero trust based on experience of 3 or thereabouts solicitors is, with respect, hardly representative. Whilst I' have no reason to defend the legal profession, [more]

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brightncheerful posted to the Apple User Group board. 17:28

iMac custom spec

What custom spec would you recommend for a new iMac 21" I'll want it primarily to use for website design software (rapidweaver) and associated, such as photo organising/editing, mainly Lightoom 5, Nik and Photomax HDR.

I'm used to Core [more]

Tue Dec 16

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brightncheerful replied to the Beerpig's Snug board. 16:00

Re: Just to wind up Simsqu, Snorvey and Slarti

By "wind up" do you mean wind as in, for example, to wind up a clock?

Or wind, as in flatulence caused, for example, by Simsqu's favourite vegetable, courgette?

Mon Dec 15

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brightncheerful replied to the Beerpig's Snug board. 18:27

Re: Poll: OK, what's the best ever Christmas mov

No votes yet for the Great Escape - that usually pops up over xmas

as does 'Bridge over the River Kwai'

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brightncheerful replied to the Grumpy Old Fools board. 18:19

Re: Do you want my business or not

Do they really want any customers?

Yes, but physically fit agile customers who can get in and out of the store quickly without cluttering up the aisles with their doddery gait or wheeling their trolleys over the cross-routes without [more]

Sun Dec 14

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brightncheerful posted to the Beerpig's Snug board. 14:41

Christmas Protocol

Last week, I received a Christmas hamper from a client via a well-known department store in London (not John Lewis or Selfridges).
At a guess, the hamper cost between £100 and £200
I don't know what I've done to deserve a gift from [more]

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brightncheerful replied to the Grumpy Old Fools board. 14:07

Re: Parcel

""This is not a decision we have taken lightly, but one that we have had to take to protect service levels"

I suppose if you're prone to mistakes there's no point in having so many mistakes to make that you don't have time to [more]

Fri Dec 12

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brightncheerful posted to the Jokers Corner board. 17:10

Technique

I was in a job interview today when the manager handed me his laptop and said, "I want you to try and sell this to me."

So I put it under my arm, walked out of the building and went home.

Eventually he called my mobile and [more]

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brightncheerful posted to the Jokers Corner board. 17:08

Apple Chat

I wonder what all these pears talk about when they have a conference.

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brightncheerful posted to the Jokers Corner board. 17:06

Nosey-parkers

I had just hung up my phone on the bus this morning when I got a tap on the shoulder.
"Excuse me," said a teenage girl dressed in her school uniform, "I wonder if you could settle an argument for us? Me and my friend just [more]

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brightncheerful replied to the Balfour Beatty plc board. 16:47

Re: Not going away

i'm out today, made just under 16% profit since mid October 2014

Thu Dec 11

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brightncheerful posted to the Grumpy Old Fools board. 19:01

Parcel

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-30438498

"Yodel stops picking up online orders from retailers"

Mrs Bnc bought an item from a third-part reseller on Amazon. Being [more]

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brightncheerful replied to the Jokers Corner board. 15:22

Re: Rudolph

that joke is extremely old!

b/o joke:

Russian 1: "How's business?"
Russian 2: "Mustn't complain. Or else."

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brightncheerful replied to the Jokers Corner board. 14:09

Re: Education

Surely self analysis is the path to enlightenment?...

I think you might find that's been put about by people that are wanting to sell you something!

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brightncheerful posted to the Jokers Corner board. 12:07

Education

I don't understand ignorant people and I don't want to!

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brightncheerful posted to the Jokers Corner board. 12:06

Global art

If two people on opposite sides of the world drop a slice of bread, the Earth briefly becomes a sandwich.

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brightncheerful replied to the Jokers Corner board. 12:04

Re: insurance

sex - isn't that what rich people put coal in?

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brightncheerful replied to the Balfour Beatty plc board. 11:32

Re: Not going away

The new CEO starts officially in Jan 2015 (I daresay he's been consulted on matters to date). Whether the mighty quinn will come up with anything exciting remains to be seen.

I noted that if BBY had accepted JLIF's offer then the rump of [more]

Wed Dec 10

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