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    • redfox
    • By redfox 6th Nov 17, 3:30 PM
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    Elite 11+ shopping and chat thread part 2
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    • 6th Nov 17, 3:30 PM
    Elite 11+ shopping and chat thread part 2 6th Nov 17 at 3:30 PM
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    • TrulyMadly
    • By TrulyMadly 7th Dec 17, 10:22 PM
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    Thanks fernie....I was asking but they have gone down to 4:50 now so not as good return...I saw some in Asda tonight still with the 6 SEL
    Originally posted by marmitelovemehateme
    I might be misunderstanding marmie but if the price is unchanged in T then you are still getting them for the T price less 10%, regardless of what you pay in A. It just means your initial outlay in A will be less
    To do is to be. Rousseau
    To be is to do. Sartre
    Do be do be do. Sinatra
    • Anon
    • By Anon 7th Dec 17, 10:24 PM
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    May be known already but with Droid Pay in T. If you scan your phone before clicking finish and pay, payment does not go through ... but the envelope appears .

    I messed up a couple of times scanning before paying ... .

    I did get a no parcels available message a couple of times though .

    3 Gweggs and 10 restaurant voucher today.

    Anon
    • TrulyMadly
    • By TrulyMadly 7th Dec 17, 10:30 PM
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    Now E has gone to bed, I can post a puzzle

    On Christmas Day I start giving away all the gifts that my true love sends to me, at the rate of one gift per day. Will I have any gifts left on the following Christmas Day?
    To do is to be. Rousseau
    To be is to do. Sartre
    Do be do be do. Sinatra
    • marmitelovemehateme
    • By marmitelovemehateme 7th Dec 17, 10:33 PM
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    I might be misunderstanding marmie but if the price is unchanged in T then you are still getting them for the T price less 10%, regardless of what you pay in A. It just means your initial outlay in A will be less
    Originally posted by TrulyMadly
    Am I not understanding.....The price has gone down in As to 4:50...Ts price is still 4....Does not that mean in the 3 4 2 that they will now be 2:10 each...Instead of the 1:60 before As price dropped from 6 to 4:50
    29 Mouses

    OMG, I'm rich! Silver in the hair, Gold in the teeff, Crystals in the Kidney, Sugar in the blood, Lead in the butt, Iron in the arteries and an inexhaustible supply of natural gas! I never thought I would accumulate such wealth!!
    • Soo_Hal
    • By Soo_Hal 7th Dec 17, 10:34 PM
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    I took my dad with me today and his face as I was buying the gift sets he says they not worth that much !
    I say dont worry Im not paying that much
    Now he wants me to buy him the same
    • marmitelovemehateme
    • By marmitelovemehateme 7th Dec 17, 10:36 PM
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    Now E has gone to bed, I can post a puzzle

    On Christmas Day I start giving away all the gifts that my true love sends to me, at the rate of one gift per day. Will I have any gifts left on the following Christmas Day?
    Originally posted by TrulyMadly
    In a nutshell...No...
    29 Mouses

    OMG, I'm rich! Silver in the hair, Gold in the teeff, Crystals in the Kidney, Sugar in the blood, Lead in the butt, Iron in the arteries and an inexhaustible supply of natural gas! I never thought I would accumulate such wealth!!
    • Enterprise 1701C
    • By Enterprise 1701C 7th Dec 17, 10:37 PM
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    Now E has gone to bed, I can post a puzzle

    On Christmas Day I start giving away all the gifts that my true love sends to me, at the rate of one gift per day. Will I have any gifts left on the following Christmas Day?
    Originally posted by TrulyMadly
    Not yet

    As for the puzzle, no, you would have finished giving them away the day before Christmas

    My love of puzzles is the only reason I passed the Mensa test
    Last edited by Enterprise 1701C; 07-12-2017 at 10:40 PM.
    What is this life if, full of care, we have no time to stand and stare
    • davemorton
    • By davemorton 7th Dec 17, 10:38 PM
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    Now E has gone to bed, I can post a puzzle

    On Christmas Day I start giving away all the gifts that my true love sends to me, at the rate of one gift per day. Will I have any gifts left on the following Christmas Day?
    Originally posted by TrulyMadly
    yes.................
    Go to aus for xmas
    Quis custodiet ipsos custodes?
    Juvenal, The Sixteen Satires
    • marmitelovemehateme
    • By marmitelovemehateme 7th Dec 17, 10:39 PM
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    yes.................
    Originally posted by davemorton
    Will be one day short...
    29 Mouses

    OMG, I'm rich! Silver in the hair, Gold in the teeff, Crystals in the Kidney, Sugar in the blood, Lead in the butt, Iron in the arteries and an inexhaustible supply of natural gas! I never thought I would accumulate such wealth!!
    • davemorton
    • By davemorton 7th Dec 17, 10:41 PM
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    Will be one day short...
    Originally posted by marmitelovemehateme
    Not with my secret it wont be
    Quis custodiet ipsos custodes?
    Juvenal, The Sixteen Satires
    • marmitelovemehateme
    • By marmitelovemehateme 7th Dec 17, 10:42 PM
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    Not with my secret it wont be
    Originally posted by davemorton
    29 Mouses

    OMG, I'm rich! Silver in the hair, Gold in the teeff, Crystals in the Kidney, Sugar in the blood, Lead in the butt, Iron in the arteries and an inexhaustible supply of natural gas! I never thought I would accumulate such wealth!!
    • ledlights
    • By ledlights 7th Dec 17, 10:46 PM
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    maybe a scotland england thing but the loreal golden radaince set not comparing againt tesco here
    1x ASDA Smart Price Golden Vegetable Savoury Rice (120g)
    0.25 0.25 1x ASDA Smart Price Spaghetti in Tomato Sauce (395g) 0.19 N/A 1x ASDA Gravy Granules (200g) 0.20 0.20 1x ASDA Smart Price Chicken Instant Noodles (65g) 0.20 0.20 1x Maoam Giant Strawberry Stripes (1pk) 0.10 0.10 1x Haribo Starmix (1pk) 0.10 0.10 1x Swizzels Refreshers Original Lemon Flavour (18g) 0.10 0.10 1x ASDA Sage & Onion Stuffing Mix (85g) 0.19 N/A 1x ASDA Smart Price Spaghetti (500g) 0.23 N/A 3x L'Oreal Paris The Golden Radiance Skincare Gift Set For Her (each) 36.00 N/A 1x Barratt Flumps (12g) 0.10 0.10 1x ASDA Smart Price Spaghetti Loops in Tomato Sauce (395g) 0.14 0.20
    got caught a cracker with this one but these things happen
    • ledlights
    • By ledlights 7th Dec 17, 10:47 PM
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    comparing againt sainsburrys
    1x ASDA Smart Price Golden Vegetable Savoury Rice (120g)
    0.25 0.40 1x ASDA Smart Price Spaghetti in Tomato Sauce (395g) 0.19 0.19 1x ASDA Gravy Granules (200g) 0.20 N/A 1x ASDA Smart Price Chicken Instant Noodles (65g) 0.20 N/A 1x Maoam Giant Strawberry Stripes (1pk) 0.10 0.10 1x Haribo Starmix (1pk) 0.10 0.10 1x Swizzels Refreshers Original Lemon Flavour (18g) 0.10 N/A 1x ASDA Sage & Onion Stuffing Mix (85g) 0.19 0.20 1x ASDA Smart Price Spaghetti (500g) 0.23 0.20 3x L'Oreal Paris The Golden Radiance Skincare Gift Set For Her (each) 36.00 30.00 1x Barratt Flumps (12g) 0.10 N/A 1x ASDA Smart Price Spaghetti Loops in Tomato Sauce (395g) 0.14 N/A
    • TrulyMadly
    • By TrulyMadly 7th Dec 17, 10:48 PM
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    Am I not understanding.....The price has gone down in As to 4:50...Ts price is still 4....Does not that mean in the 3 4 2 that they will now be 2:10 each...Instead of the 1:60 before As price dropped from 6 to 4:50
    Originally posted by marmitelovemehateme
    Sorry marmie, I think Im confusing things. I was thinking we were talking about a straight forward comparison, where theres a price drop in A but price remains the same in T. In that case, the APG would not be as high, but you would still only be paying T price less 10%.

    Should I go to bed?
    To do is to be. Rousseau
    To be is to do. Sartre
    Do be do be do. Sinatra
    • TrulyMadly
    • By TrulyMadly 7th Dec 17, 10:50 PM
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    Not yet

    As for the puzzle, no, you would have finished giving them away the day before Christmas

    My love of puzzles is the only reason I passed the Mensa test
    Originally posted by Enterprise 1701C


    On successive days the numbers of items sent to me are

    1, 1+2=3, 1+2+3=6, 1+2+3+4=10,...., 1+2+...+11+12=78.

    The total is 1+3+6+10+15+21+28+36+45+55+66+78=364 which is not quite enough to last until next Christmas.
    To do is to be. Rousseau
    To be is to do. Sartre
    Do be do be do. Sinatra
    • davemorton
    • By davemorton 7th Dec 17, 10:55 PM
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    On successive days the numbers of items sent to me are

    1, 1+2=3, 1+2+3=6, 1+2+3+4=10,...., 1+2+...+11+12=78.

    The total is 1+3+6+10+15+21+28+36+45+55+66+78=364 which is not quite enough to last until next Christmas.
    Originally posted by TrulyMadly
    Im still right though!
    Quis custodiet ipsos custodes?
    Juvenal, The Sixteen Satires
    • TrulyMadly
    • By TrulyMadly 7th Dec 17, 10:57 PM
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    Im still right though!
    Originally posted by davemorton
    Tell me your secret
    To do is to be. Rousseau
    To be is to do. Sartre
    Do be do be do. Sinatra
    • 3Dogs
    • By 3Dogs 7th Dec 17, 10:58 PM
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    Im still right though!
    Originally posted by davemorton
    Leap Year?
    Mr 3Dogs 3-7-12 3Dogs'Mam 31-3-13
    • davemorton
    • By davemorton 7th Dec 17, 10:59 PM
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    Tell me your secret
    Originally posted by TrulyMadly
    yes.................
    Go to aus for xmas
    Originally posted by davemorton
    ...
    Quis custodiet ipsos custodes?
    Juvenal, The Sixteen Satires
    • Enterprise 1701C
    • By Enterprise 1701C 7th Dec 17, 10:59 PM
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    Are you counting the pear tree Dm
    What is this life if, full of care, we have no time to stand and stare
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