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Author:  DrPhill [ Mon May 28, 2018 6:24 am ]
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Sometimes nice things happen

Author:  benhall.1 [ Mon May 28, 2018 7:22 am ]
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DrPhill wrote:

It's fantastic, isn't it? Obviously a very fit young man, but also - so brave! I don't think I could ever have done anything like that. Fair play. :thumbsup:

Author:  DrPhill [ Mon May 28, 2018 9:18 am ]
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Brightened my day. He was an 'undocumented migrant'. I think that means 'illegal immigrant' in our red-tops. He risked his life and/or deportation. Fair play to the French system for legalising and adopting him - maybe the heritage of Légion étrangère.

Author:  Nanohedron [ Mon May 28, 2018 12:22 pm ]
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DrPhill wrote:
...red-tops.

Never heard that one before. Had to look it up. Meaning tabloids, right?

Author:  DrPhill [ Mon May 28, 2018 1:22 pm ]
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Nanohedron wrote:
DrPhill wrote:
...red-tops.

Never heard that one before. Had to look it up. Meaning tabloids, right?


Yes tabloids, flavoured with a negative judgement on the quality of their journalism.

Author:  Nanohedron [ Mon May 28, 2018 1:46 pm ]
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DrPhill wrote:
Nanohedron wrote:
DrPhill wrote:
...red-tops.

Never heard that one before. Had to look it up. Meaning tabloids, right?

Yes tabloids, flavoured with a negative judgement on the quality of their journalism.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=brawJsSUtxk

:wink:

Author:  DrPhill [ Mon May 28, 2018 1:49 pm ]
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You have them too, then?

Edit: but not this good

Author:  Nanohedron [ Mon May 28, 2018 2:09 pm ]
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DrPhill wrote:

I bow to your tabloidery.

Author:  DrPhill [ Mon May 28, 2018 2:11 pm ]
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Thanks. The kicker was when they published the original photo of the moon (before the addition of the bomber) and claimed 'World War Two Bomber Found On Moon Disappears'. Class.

Here are a few more

Author:  Nanohedron [ Mon May 28, 2018 3:01 pm ]
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Uh ... that's pretty awesome...

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