Mixed bag - stuff that doesn't fit anywhere else

in reality, all of this has been a total load of old bollocks
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Mixed bag - stuff that doesn't fit anywhere else

Postby Thang-y » 03 Sep 2017, 12:31

This doesn't warrant a thread of its own but how about a thread for assorted nonsense? (Yeah right).

First one:

Song titles as Stephen King book covers

https://www.behance.net/gallery/5125267 ... cher-Billy

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Postby Walk In My Shadow » 03 Sep 2017, 21:47

Good stuff there.
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Postby Hugh » 04 Sep 2017, 12:40

I knew about Richard Thompson and Hugh Cornwell.

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Postby Harvey K-Tel » 14 Sep 2017, 19:55

Does anyone know the minimum number of bones a human needs in his/her body in order to stay alive?
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Postby Minnie the Minx » 14 Sep 2017, 20:17

Harvey K-Tel wrote:Does anyone know the minimum number of bones a human needs in his/her body in order to stay alive?


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Postby Harvey K-Tel » 14 Sep 2017, 20:43

That's it!? Wow.
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Postby Jumper K » 14 Sep 2017, 20:44

Minnie the Minx wrote:
Harvey K-Tel wrote:Does anyone know the minimum number of bones a human needs in his/her body in order to stay alive?


3

They are all connected so technically count as 1.

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Postby Thang-y » 20 Sep 2017, 20:52

The Solomon Islanders are all fitted out in their riches (shells) and are trying so hard to say nice things but can't help but piss themselves.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p05fz4bs

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Postby Charlie O. » 20 Sep 2017, 20:59

Thang-y wrote:The Solomon Islanders are all fitted out in their riches (shells) and are trying so hard to say nice things but can't help but piss themselves.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p05fz4bs

That was delightful, thanks for posting that!
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Postby kewl klive » 21 Sep 2017, 13:13

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Postby Thang-y » 23 Sep 2017, 21:42

BBC pop quiz ... "ah", I thought "I'll have a go". :(

Barely heard of any of them.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/music/articles/34 ... ab633f493a

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Postby Thang-y » 05 Oct 2017, 17:23

I've put this here in case the Savile thread is still out there but I just can't find it.

Here's another one who had rumours flying around about him, never mind this "he'd've been prosecuted at the time if the rumours came to light" - they were out there ..

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-41503143

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Postby Thang-y » 06 Oct 2017, 11:59

Speaking of which, I've just watched this. Seems the "everyone knows why is nothing being done about it" is still going on in Hollywood, to an extent


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Postby Thang-y » 24 Oct 2017, 20:27

Thang-y wrote:Speaking of which, I've just watched this. Seems the "everyone knows why is nothing being done about it" is still going on in Hollywood, to an extent



This got no interest here.


It's now gone from youtube but it was this:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/An_Open_Secret

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Postby Charlie O. » 24 Oct 2017, 20:55

Thang-y wrote:
Thang-y wrote:Speaking of which, I've just watched this. Seems the "everyone knows why is nothing being done about it" is still going on in Hollywood, to an extent



This got no interest here.


It's now gone from youtube but it was this:

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/An_Open_Secret

And here it is: https://vimeo.com/142444429

I don't have time to watch now, but I will later...
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Postby The Great Defector » 31 Oct 2017, 16:36

http://www.bbc.com/news/uk-scotland-glasgow-west-41814961

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Postby PresMuffley » 31 Oct 2017, 23:29

Lately I've been watching lots of videos of the Lower East Side in the '80s & '90s. This is one of the best I've found:

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Postby Harvey K-Tel » 03 Nov 2017, 19:07

Here's who bought the first iPhone X in London today:

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