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  #2447741 27-Mar-2020 10:19
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I am Gen X... Since birth.





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  #2447770 27-Mar-2020 10:41
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  1. Mount brackets for covered timber racks under clothes line on back fence
  2. Clean and tidy all cupboards
  3. Clean and resort all shelves and cupboards in garage
  4. Prepare lawn for wintering after dry summer
  5. Dam it - should of bought 7 polycarbonate sheets to re-roof patio - bugger

 

Mind you I may not have time to do all these if I am 'Called Up'

 

Do your DIY safely guys. You have 4 weeks so no rushing.





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  #2447869 27-Mar-2020 12:00
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@Ge0rge , unfortunately no, even though my mb has bifurcation I could only get 2 out of the 4 to be seen. Still happy with it and a blazing fast 2tb cache.

 

 

 





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  #2448690 28-Mar-2020 11:56
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Just looking to transverse with people wanting to practice their English.

When I was in Japan 20 years ago, Japanese from all walks of life would post notices on bulletin boards (real ones, not ones on the Internet).

A popular request was for English speaking tourist to allow them to give you a tour of Japan, so they could practice their English.

I was similar notices in the former Czech republics.

I'm a native English speaker. Is there a place I could talk to random people over the Internet who want to practice their English?

Last time I tried, it was being stalked by people who just wanted to talk sex.

I must admit I did rather poorly in English lessons in school, so I don't have any English teaching credentials.



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  #2448750 28-Mar-2020 12:32
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timmmay:

 

Geektastic:

 

I wonder what the rules are if you have your own helicopter and elect to take off, fly around for an hour and then land back at home?

 

 

It's not allowed, as everyone must stay home unless they're going to get essential supplies or getting some exercise.

 

 

 

 

Countdown by helicopter it is then!

 

 

 

Alfred - wheels up in 10 please.






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  #2448752 28-Mar-2020 12:34
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kingdragonfly: Just looking to transverse with people wanting to practice their English.

 

Transverse means "lying across the long axis of the body or of a part".

 

Are you wanting to lie across the bodies of people who want to practice their English? 😃😷

 

Not really something you can do in isolation.





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  #2448754 28-Mar-2020 12:38
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I've been making home made toilet paper...


 
 
 
 


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  #2448765 28-Mar-2020 12:54
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Geektastic:

 

Countdown by helicopter it is then!

 

 

It's a reality for some people.

 

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

 

Adds a bit of cost to the first bottle of milk though..... I think he can afford it.


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  #2448833 28-Mar-2020 13:35
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eracode:

kingdragonfly: Just looking to transverse with people wanting to practice their English.


Transverse means "lying across the long axis of the body or of a part".


Are you wanting to lie across the bodies of people who want to practice their English? 😃😷


Not really something you can do in isolation.



Obviously I meant converse.

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  #2448840 28-Mar-2020 13:50
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Saw this playlist posted with the title "VA - The Ultimate COVID-19 Playlist"

001. The Police - Don't Stand So Close To Me
002. Georgia Satellites - Keep Your Hands to Yourself
003. Jellyfish - I Wanna Stay Home
004. Bee Gees - Stayin' Alive
005. Madonna - Burning Up
006. MC Hammer - U Can't Touch This
007. R.E.M. - It's The End Of The World As We Know It (And I Feel Fine)
008. Britney Spears - Toxic
009. Disturbed - Down with the Sickness
010. Van Halen - Somebody Get Me a Doctor
011. The Police - Every Breath You Take
012. James Brown - Cold Sweat
013. Peggy Lee - Fever
014. Run DMC - You Be Illin'
015. Phil Collins - In The Air Tonight
016. Foreigner - Hot Blooded
017. Bon Jovi - Bad Medicine
018. Mötley Crüe - Dr. Feelgood
019. KISS - Calling Dr. Love
020. The Rolling Stones - Dear Doctor
021. The Weeknd - Can't Feel My Face
022. Berlin - Take My Breath Away
023. Prince - I Would Die 4 U
024. Thompson Twins - Doctor! Doctor!
025. Robert Palmer - Bad Case Of Loving You (Doctor, Doctor)
026. The Black Crowes - Remedy
027. Nelly - Hot In Herre
028. Heart - Alone
029. Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers - Don't Come Around Here No More
030. Buster Poindexter And His Banshees Of Blue - Hot Hot Hot
031. Queen - Keep Yourself Alive
032. Billy Joel - Only the Good Die Young
033. Jackson Browne - Doctor My Eyes
034. P!nk - Just Like a Pill
035. Oingo Boingo - Dead Man's Party
036. David Bowie - China Girl
037. Tiffany - I Think We're Alone Now
038. Elton John - I'm Still Standing
039. Anna Nalick - Breathe (2 AM)
040. Dire Straits - Industrial Disease
041. Ben Lee - Catch My Disease
042. The Doobie Brothers - The Doctor
043. The Beatles - Help!
044. Le Villejuif Underground - Wuhan Girl
045. Eric Clapton - Knocking On Heaven's Door
046. Bee Gees - Night Fever
047. Elvis Costello - Waiting For The End Of The World
048. Alice Cooper - School's Out
049. Jonas Brothers - Burnin' Up
050. Cutting Crew - (I Just) Died In Your Arms
051. Semisonic - Closing Time
052. Pearl Jam - Alive
053. Maroon 5 - Harder To Breathe
054. Lady Gaga - The Cure
055. Tears for Fears - Mad World
056. Generation X - Dancing with Myself
057. Paul McCartney - Live And Let Die (Live)
058. Jason Mraz - The Remedy (I Won't Worry)
059. Dave Matthews Band - When the World Ends
060. Ariana Grande - breathin
061. Eric Carmen - All By Myself
062. Young the Giant - Cough Syrup
063. matchbox twenty - Disease
064. The Smiths - Girlfriend in a Coma
065. The Animals - We Gotta Get Out Of This Place
066. The Clash - Should I Stay or Should I Go
067. John Mayer - I Don't Need No Doctor
068. Pink Floyd - Breathe (In the Air)
069. Humble Pie - I Don't Need No Doctor
070. Blue Öyster Cult - (Don't Fear) The Reaper
071. Madonna - Die Another Day
072. Aerosmith - Sick As A Dog
073. Depeche Mode - Shake the Disease
074. P!nk - You Make Me Sick (Radio Mix)
075. The Avett Brothers - And It Spread
076. Ben Folds Five - Hospital Song
077. Sturgill Simpson - Remember To Breathe
078. KT Tunstall - Under The Weather
079. Taylor Swift - Soon You?ll Get Better
080. Bob Dylan - Knockin' On Heaven's Door
081. Red Hot Chili Peppers - Sick Love
082. Billie Eilish - No Time To Die
083. Ugly Kid Joe - You Make Me Sick
084. Kacey Musgraves - Lonely Weekend
085. Frank Sinatra - I'm Gonna Live Till I Die
086. Dr. Dre - I Need A Doctor
087. Tim McGraw - Live Like You Were Dying
088. Shwayze - Corona And Lime
089. MGMT - Mystery Disease
090. Thin Lizzy - Cold Sweat
091. Eels - Hospital Food
092. The Black Keys - Fever
093. Kris Allen - Live Like We're Dying
094. Ramones - I Wanna Be Sedated
095. Tori Amos - Caught a Lite Sneeze
096. Etta James - Don't Touch Me
097. Fifth Harmony - Work from Home
098. Kate Bush - Breathing
099. The Firm - Radioactive
100. Queen - Another One Bites The Dust

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  #2448891 28-Mar-2020 15:10
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Sooo bored. I want to get out in the bush and get walking but I can't...but I know we need to do this for a reason. Roll on 4 weeks (hopefully not much more).

 

It's too easy just to sit at home and eat, and I'm trying my best not to.


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  #2448899 28-Mar-2020 15:20
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quickymart:

 

Sooo bored. I want to get out in the bush and get walking but I can't...but I know we need to do this for a reason. Roll on 4 weeks (hopefully not much more).

 

It's too easy just to sit at home and eat, and I'm trying my best not to.

 

 

 

 

Not sure what you are into in terms of exercise other than walking in the bush, however, there are a LOT of YouTubers streaming live exercise videos right now. Celebs too if that's your thing. Pretty much anything you could possibly want, including Yoga etc. 

 

Perhaps it might help if you trim some bushes from on your property and stick them to your clothing to try and simulate the outdoors, perhaps put some honey on your skin, go outside an wait to be bit so you can itch a bit as well? :) 

 

 


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  #2448900 28-Mar-2020 15:20
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kingdragonfly: Saw this playlist posted with the title "VA - The Ultimate COVID-19 Playlist"

001. The Police - Don't Stand So Close To Me
...snip...
100. Queen - Another One Bites The Dust

 

 

 

Bit hard to play a list of text.

 

Here is one on spotify that a former workmate has made.

 

https://open.spotify.com/playlist/0fjjhGIXPLOB0u9VixoRSI?si=SeA1_8y7R322721RTBMAgw

 

 





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  #2448937 28-Mar-2020 16:04
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networkn:

 

quickymart:

 

Sooo bored. I want to get out in the bush and get walking but I can't...but I know we need to do this for a reason. Roll on 4 weeks (hopefully not much more).

 

It's too easy just to sit at home and eat, and I'm trying my best not to.

 

 

 

 

Not sure what you are into in terms of exercise other than walking in the bush, however, there are a LOT of YouTubers streaming live exercise videos right now. Celebs too if that's your thing. Pretty much anything you could possibly want, including Yoga etc. 

 

Perhaps it might help if you trim some bushes from on your property and stick them to your clothing to try and simulate the outdoors, perhaps put some honey on your skin, go outside an wait to be bit so you can itch a bit as well? :) 

 

 

I'm used to walking 6-9 kms a day, not a couple of times around the block. Not enough room in my tiny place to do much exercise inside, and my yard is pretty tiny.

 

It sucks, but it is what it is for now. I certainly don't want to be one of those idiots who goes across town just because they "feel like a drive" or playing frisbee/having a picnic at the park - when I hear about that sort of nonsense happening, it really makes my blood boil.




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  #2448950 28-Mar-2020 16:38
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I thought you were allowed to walk locally? Is the Bush local?





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