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by The Jackal
Sun Oct 20, 2019 8:28 pm
Forum: General & Real World
Topic: The Elephant in the Room - Brexit
Replies: 609
Views: 27341

Re: The Elephant in the Room - Brexit

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by The Jackal
Sat Oct 19, 2019 12:06 am
Forum: General & Real World
Topic: Board Games
Replies: 119
Views: 7514

Re: Board Games

I go to the works' bar on Fridays to avoid the rush-hour at the train station. I read a book, drink, wait. Tonight there were a group of people playing boardgames - most of them I know, and know me, but they were particularly pissed and cajoled me into joining them. We played Scrawl first, which is ...
by The Jackal
Thu Oct 17, 2019 10:43 pm
Forum: PC Gaming
Topic: Red Dead Redemption 2 [PS4, XBone] - PC in November
Replies: 115
Views: 6978

Re: Red Dead Redemption 2 [PS4, XBone] - PC in November

Happened to watch this again last night, dunno if I've linked before:

by The Jackal
Wed Oct 16, 2019 7:09 pm
Forum: General & Real World
Topic: Wanking now requires a Govt pass
Replies: 19
Views: 1216

Re: Wanking now requires a Govt pass

Hashtag Jack4Freedom
by The Jackal
Mon Oct 14, 2019 9:23 pm
Forum: Sport
Topic: Football
Replies: 67
Views: 4028

Re: Football

It would have been a helluva lot worse for Bulgaria if not for that... racism... and that...?

:|
by The Jackal
Sun Oct 13, 2019 11:05 pm
Forum: General & Real World
Topic: Celebs are still dropping off....
Replies: 194
Views: 11144

Re: Celebs are still dropping off....

Hatredsheart wrote:
Sun Oct 13, 2019 8:35 pm
He also played the fathers of Adrian Mole and Harry Enfield's Kevin the teenager.
His voice of Marvin was legendary though.
This was included in the article.
by The Jackal
Sun Oct 13, 2019 11:04 pm
Forum: General & Real World
Topic: Celebs are still dropping off....
Replies: 194
Views: 11144

Re: Celebs are still dropping off....

That's weird, none of the above were there when I posted mine. My Leonov one was it, and then the Forster one showed up under mine.
by The Jackal
Sun Oct 13, 2019 10:10 pm
Forum: General & Real World
Topic: Celebs are still dropping off....
Replies: 194
Views: 11144

Re: Celebs are still dropping off....

[removed due to timeline weirdness]
by The Jackal
Sat Oct 12, 2019 12:42 am
Forum: General & Real World
Topic: The Room 101 thread - for things you hate or just having a bloody good moan
Replies: 447
Views: 12694

Re: The Room 101 thread - for things you hate or just having a bloody good moan

Fuck Sharepoint as a platform to store and use worksheets. As a repository for reference texts that anyone can access, sure. For a working tracker-type spreadsheet that will need multiple people over several continents to access, you may as well flip a coin before clicking Close to know whether it's...
by The Jackal
Fri Oct 11, 2019 8:32 pm
Forum: General Gaming Discussion and News
Topic: Blizzard bans Pro Hong Kong protest esports player
Replies: 9
Views: 210

Re: Blizzard bans Pro Hong Kong protest esports player

Where I work, we have: 1) A decision last year to amend content going to China, only to backtrack after massive backlash (both in public and internally) and then agree to publish without censorship...only said publications will only go into the country through approved distributors, passing the cens...
by The Jackal
Fri Oct 11, 2019 7:17 pm
Forum: TV & Film
Topic: General Film News
Replies: 236
Views: 12921

Re: General Film News

This would be great if Sam Mendes had had the idea early enough to release this in 2017, rather than it looking so blatantly like "oh people are into this centenary stuff, then, aye I should make a fillum about it."
by The Jackal
Fri Oct 11, 2019 6:58 pm
Forum: General & Real World
Topic: Celebs are still dropping off....
Replies: 194
Views: 11144

Re: Celebs are still dropping off....

Alexei Leonov - first spacewalker (and likely the first man on the Moon had the Soviet programme had its way).

https://sputniknews.com/russia/20191011 ... ies-at-85/
by The Jackal
Thu Oct 10, 2019 9:32 pm
Forum: General & Real World
Topic: Trump
Replies: 299
Views: 16470

Re: Trump

It’s ok, like he said, they never helped us at Normandy so fuck em. Funnily enough, neither did anyone in the Trump family. A quick search on Google shows the Kurds did indeed fight with the Allies during WW2. Compare with Turkey, who played both sides until about a month before the end of the war ...
by The Jackal
Thu Oct 10, 2019 7:10 pm
Forum: General & Real World
Topic: Trump
Replies: 299
Views: 16470

Re: Trump

Alan wrote:
Thu Oct 10, 2019 12:59 pm
It’s ok, like he said, they never helped us at Normandy so fuck em.
I spent all day trying to forget that quote happened.

I failed.