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    Australia / New Zealand

    Two separate cases. The euthanasia legislation had already been passed by parliament, the referendum was an opportunity for the public to approve or disapprove. The cannabis referendum asked whether a legalisation bill should be put to parliament or not, so even if the vote had been yes, a bill would still require enactment. It looks unlikely that the Greens will have much say in the new Government, so there's no guarantee the legislation would have passed even if the public had voted yes. No doubt this issue will be back on the table in future.
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    Perfectly Cast Movie Roles

    R.Lee Ermey as the Gunnery Sergeant in Full Metal Jacket . Apparently he was brought in as a technical advisor, but turned out to be better than the original choice.
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    Premier League Round Up (Sep 19-21 2020)

    I'm currently watching the Spurs documentary on Amazon. Mourinho and Levy come out of it better than expected, but the thing that strikes me most is the absence of real on-field leaders in the Spurs team. Kane tries hard but isn't convincing, while Lloris can influence very little from the back. It makes me realise how fortunate we are to have Henderson, Van Dijk and Milner and appreciate what they bring to the team.
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    France in a camper van

    We did this trip decades ago, but with a small caravan rather than a camper van. It was great. Find a nice campsite (plentiful and cheap back then) and set the caravan up, then explore the local area by car. After a few days, hitch up the caravan and drive on to the next location. Much easier than packing everything up every time you want to drive a few miles to just look around. And take your own empty wine bottles to the local shop in the small villages, they'll fill 'em up at a fraction of the cost of a labelled bottle, and it's all good stuff. The biggest cost by far was petrol, other than that it was possible to have a great time on a low budget.
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    Fit Birds Who Fly Under the Radar

    Can't help noticing the absence of tattoos on most (if not all) of these lovely ladies. Has there been a change in fashion ?
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    Getting Old

    Suffering from sciatica and generally just having a back in bits. When I was 28 I pulled my back in the gym and it's never been the same since. It's gotten better over the years but up until a few years ago my back would completely lock and I'd be in bed for about 5 days. This seemed to happen regularly every 5 to 6 months. Like I said its not that bad anymore but I still get those twinges to the point I've had to buy a back support. Its shit as I used to be really active. Go the gym 3 times a week play football and go hiking but ever since then when I do exercise my backs in bits. Turned into a right fat cunt as well. Mate - see a specialist and get yourself an MRI scan. Sciatica indicates pressure on the spinal cord, possibly from a herniated/slipped lumbar disc. You need to find out the cause before deciding on the right treatment. Getting a physio/osteopath or chiropractor involved before you know the reason could make things much worse.
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    Supermarkets in Auckland are closing early because they're being overrun by panic buyers. We've got one confirmed Covid-19 case in the entire Country. One.
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    Annoying Americanisms

    "Quarter of"....the hour, rather than "Quarter to"
  9. Did anyone see the sniper in the crowd who shot Kane in the face when Lovren put his hand on the slobbering twat's chest ? No ? Thought not. Just for that alone I'd love Lovren to have gone to him at full time and said to him "European trophy and 3 points, cheers y'cunt." Lovren could also have reminded Kane about Croatia's 2-1 semi-final defeat of Engurland in the 2018 World Cup.....
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    Chelsea 1 Liverpool 2 (Sep 22 2019)

    Had to laugh in that last 15 minutes. Chelsea - yes, fucking Chelsea - complaining about time-wasting. What short memories some people have.
  11. "my bad" - your bad what ? "I haven't got the bandwidth" = I'm too busy "I'll reach out to...." = I'll contact....
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    West Ham 1 Liverpool (Feb 4 2019)

    100% agree with Beejay. The lack of fight is the single most depressing thing about this performance.
  13. If only........ This system worked well when people in need took the whole appliance, piece of furniture or whatever they wanted. Unfortunately, scavengers starting to scour the streets for items of value - like the internal circuit of a TV or monitor. Instead of taking the whole thing, these bastards would just smash up the set and leave the broken bits of glass and plastic on the front garden for the local kids and dogs to cut themselves on. We stopped putting stuff out years ago, then the Council finally stopped the collections altogether.
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    Premier League Round Up (Aug 25-27 2018)

    Great report ! I don't think Snodgrass ever made "my boy" status, but you always rated him. Excellent summaries on Rafa and Mourinho.