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    • fairy lights
    • By fairy lights 23rd Jun 17, 7:20 AM
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    fairy lights
    What's irritating you VI
    • #1
    • 23rd Jun 17, 7:20 AM
    What's irritating you VI 23rd Jun 17 at 7:20 AM
    Haven't even got out of bed yet and I'm irritated.
    -The badly behaved cat peed in the laundry basket so all my summer clothes have had to go back in the wash and I'll have to wear jeans today.
    -I've pulled a muscle in my leg and have to drag it behind me, quasimodo style
    -OH ate all the bread so I can't have toast for breakfast
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    • Sleazy
    • By Sleazy 16th May 18, 7:05 PM
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    Sleazy
    But do you ever have exploding pods
    Originally posted by colinw
    No, just fancy machines that don't work occasionally!

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    • joansgirl
    • By joansgirl 16th May 18, 7:11 PM
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    joansgirl
    I try not to get irritated and post in here but I am getting peeved with Tassimo milk pods that are failing, time to ring them up and complain I think, see if I can get some vouchers
    Originally posted by colinw
    But but but.....then you use the vouchers to buy more pods that explode....rinse and repeat
    Some people only exist as examples of what to avoid...
    .
    • suki1964
    • By suki1964 16th May 18, 7:30 PM
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    suki1964
    Works out about 50p per cup of coffee

    While I am in here.....how everyone becomes a football expert whenever a World Cup squad is announced and all the !!!!!!!! spoken about it
    Originally posted by colinw
    That's not me

    But I'm a leading authority on the Olympics
    if you lend someone £20 and never see that person again, it was probably worth it
    • colinw
    • By colinw 16th May 18, 7:31 PM
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    colinw
    No, just fancy machines that don't work occasionally!
    Originally posted by Sleazy
    Bloody tech!

    But but but.....then you use the vouchers to buy more pods that explode....rinse and repeat
    Originally posted by joansgirl
    And on to infinity ..........
    • colinw
    • By colinw 16th May 18, 7:32 PM
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    colinw
    That's not me

    But I'm a leading authority on the Olympics
    Originally posted by suki1964
    Well thatís ok, itís the footy experts who get on my tits
    • Wizard of Id
    • By Wizard of Id 17th May 18, 8:26 AM
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    Wizard of Id
    itchy sunburn
    Every man is innocent until proven broke.
    Cryin won't help you, prayin won't do you no good.

    Keep Moving in 2018 Challenge - Target 3333 miles
    This week - 77.4
    Total so far - 2848
    • NaughtiusMaximus
    • By NaughtiusMaximus 17th May 18, 8:45 AM
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    NaughtiusMaximus
    Anyone who insists on bringing Brexit into a light hearted discussion not remotely related to politics.
    • Sleazy
    • By Sleazy 17th May 18, 12:09 PM
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    Sleazy
    Anyone who insists on bringing Brexit into a light hearted discussion not remotely related to politics.
    Originally posted by NaughtiusMaximus
    I've been searching over an hour for a letter from HMRC.
    I've found a pile of them, just not the one I need

    I blame Madame Sleazoir - she must be responsible, because after I unfairly accuse her of moving it from it's position in a pile of umpteen other letters, and go on at her, it will almost certainly magically appear! Happens every time, and it's never there the first time or ten that I look!

    Or I could blame Brexit of course......

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    • tommix
    • By tommix 17th May 18, 12:21 PM
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    tommix
    Got an answer from MSE Towers about my lack of a spam button.
    Apparently I am part of a 'group' of members that has had the spam button removed.
    Can't say that I'm thrilled about that
    Originally posted by Wizard of Id
    I saw that too, we must be special
    Originally posted by NaughtiusMaximus
    You are part of an elite group of forumites known as the SSS. 'Special Spam Service'..Motto: 'Who Dares Bins'
    • tommix
    • By tommix 17th May 18, 12:29 PM
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    tommix
    Well thatís ok, itís the footy experts who get on my tits
    Originally posted by colinw
    Too right geezer!
    • indesisiv
    • By indesisiv 17th May 18, 1:26 PM
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    indesisiv
    But do you ever have exploding pods
    Originally posted by colinw
    Yes.. and I'd rather have the milk exploding than the coffee ... they are really irritating ... bits of coffee are still turning up weeks later!
    ďTime is intended to be spent, not savedĒ - Alfred Wainwright
    • Jackmydad
    • By Jackmydad 17th May 18, 1:43 PM
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    Jackmydad
    Yes.. and I'd rather have the milk exploding than the coffee ... they are really irritating ... bits of coffee are still turning up weeks later!
    Originally posted by indesisiv
    I hope you're wearing full PPE while undertaking this dangerous task!
    "Luck happens where hard work meets opportunity"
    • colinw
    • By colinw 17th May 18, 2:13 PM
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    colinw
    You are part of an elite group of forumites known as the SSS. 'Special Spam Service'..Motto: 'Who Dares Bins'
    Originally posted by tommix
    Ha Ha Excellent
    • DigForVictory
    • By DigForVictory 17th May 18, 2:34 PM
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    DigForVictory
    Sold a teapot on eBay (family opined firmly I had Too Many & after I'd taken both boots off I conceded they might have a point).
    Today buyer saying lid arrived broken. Opening a return case.
    Since I do not believe that is the lid I sent it with, mindful of how I packed it, am likely to just have to bite it & accept & doubtless pay for the return.

    Not sure by whom more peeved, family or buyer!
    • Jackmydad
    • By Jackmydad 17th May 18, 2:43 PM
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    Jackmydad
    Sold a teapot on eBay (family opined firmly I had Too Many & after I'd taken both boots off I conceded they might have a point).
    Today buyer saying lid arrived broken. Opening a return case.
    Since I do not believe that is the lid I sent it with, mindful of how I packed it, am likely to just have to bite it & accept & doubtless pay for the return.

    Not sure by whom more peeved, family or buyer!
    Originally posted by DigForVictory
    Heard of cases like this before. In one I read a power tool was returned as "not working". It wasn't the same tool that was returned. The one sent out was hardly used and working, the one sent back was beaten up and broken.
    One of the reasons I don't sell on eBay any longer.
    "Luck happens where hard work meets opportunity"
    • tommix
    • By tommix 17th May 18, 4:14 PM
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    tommix
    Ha Ha Excellent
    Originally posted by colinw
    Cheers Colin... I was beginning to think I was losing my touch.
    • colinw
    • By colinw 17th May 18, 4:26 PM
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    colinw
    Cheers Colin... I was beginning to think I was losing my touch.
    Originally posted by tommix
    Nah you are just to good for them
    • donnajunkie
    • By donnajunkie 17th May 18, 6:18 PM
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    donnajunkie
    More fun with the new find a job website. It turns out it does not notify you when you have already applied tor a job like every other jobsite including the previous one does. I found this out when i accidentally applied for a job i have already applied for.
    • colinw
    • By colinw 17th May 18, 6:25 PM
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    colinw
    Having a leaky head, at the moment when walking I have a runny nose and my right eye leaks not sure if it caused by the drop in temperature the past couple of days
    • Sleazy
    • By Sleazy 17th May 18, 6:37 PM
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    Sleazy
    Having a leaky head, at the moment when walking I have a runny nose and my right eye leaks not sure if it caused by the drop in temperature the past couple of days
    Originally posted by colinw
    Welcome to my world, although I seemed a bit better today.
    Maybe my buggy thing has travelled up the A1

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