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by dan_b
15 Sep 2008, 2:23pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: He has a point!
Replies: 21
Views: 1189

True, but I don't think it's because they're skinflints just so much as because there's simply no need to pay. I speculate that the same target market are happily paying for content when it's delivered over mobile phone (ringtones, video clips, etc etc) and the charging mechanisms exist -and indeed,...
by dan_b
15 Sep 2008, 1:48pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: He has a point!
Replies: 21
Views: 1189

When I moved to this flat, the previous tenant had left a TV and digibox behind, but the shared aerial for the block is not up to the task and I decided after trying it that it wasn't worth the hassle. So I removed the aerial connection and detuned the channels (this is said to be sufficient to demo...
by dan_b
13 Sep 2008, 5:58pm
Forum: The Tea Shop
Topic: Whats Worse ?
Replies: 15
Views: 1432

Don't know. If I lost my bike, I'd use my other bike.

... Mind you, the same applies if I lost my computer, and it'd probably be cheaper to replace, too ;-)
by dan_b
12 Sep 2008, 6:53pm
Forum: Does anyone know … ?
Topic: assymetry police....
Replies: 47
Views: 3211

DaveP wrote:No. Left external reproductive gland and left half of bosom typically hang lower.

I realised the other day that so does the left side of my pelvis. I don't think there's any fundamental reason for that though, I'm just standing lopsidedly
by dan_b
12 Sep 2008, 6:50pm
Forum: Non-standard, Human Powered Vehicles
Topic: what you got then?
Replies: 37
Views: 10208

Cunobelin wrote:Please define what you would accept........

I wonder whether a pair of inline speed skates (carbon fibre, custom moulded to my feet) constitutes a human powered vehicle. I speculate that the CTC insurers would say no, though