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  Reply # 1617237 25-Aug-2016 10:51
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OfficeMax brand staples.  They're either not sharp enough or the metal is too frail, and they jam up the stapler whenever you have more than 3 or 4 sheets.

 

 

 

 

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  Reply # 1617242 25-Aug-2016 10:57
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OfficeMax pens. Cheap junk that seem to continually fail.


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  Reply # 1617346 25-Aug-2016 13:09
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Thumbnail images with 'click to enlarge' functionality, but, the enlarged image is the same size as the thumbnail. 

 

 

Usually found on crap local ecommerce sites who then complain that people buy elsewhere.

 

Its also usually way too small, the only pic of the product with nothing for scale and stolen off google image search anyway.





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  Reply # 1617942 26-Aug-2016 15:36
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We apologise for any inconvenience.

 

 





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  Reply # 1617945 26-Aug-2016 15:40
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Rikkitic:

 

We apologise for any inconvenience.

 

 

 

 

 

 

yeah sorry about that





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People's letter boxes with missing/illegible or no numbers at all.


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  Reply # 1617988 26-Aug-2016 17:29
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News reports that leave out "the" in front of "Police".

 

As in

 

 

 

"It is a matter for Police" rather than "It is a matter for the Police".






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  Reply # 1618010 26-Aug-2016 18:03
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We apologise for any inconvenience ....

 

 

 

 

 

 

.... and thank you for your cooperation.

 

 

 

BS. They don't actually give a sh*t and we have no choice. 


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  Reply # 1618079 26-Aug-2016 19:31
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DarthKermit:

 

People's letter boxes with missing/illegible or no numbers at all.

 

 

Are you a postie? tongue-out





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  Reply # 1618085 26-Aug-2016 19:40
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Geektastic:

 

News reports that leave out "the" in front of "Police".

 

As in

 

 

 

"It is a matter for Police" rather than "It is a matter for the Police".

 

 

That's how the Police word it in their press releases. Media are following suit. Only been the last year or three from memory. There will be some logic behind it, I guess.





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DarthKermit:

 

People's letter boxes with missing/illegible or no numbers at all.

 

 

 

 

Every time we have a storm our letter box blows down the road. I would love to get rid of it. I was going to put in a post with a number on it but was told that

 

is not allowed. I am not going to waste money on a new box just to collect junk mail.





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  Reply # 1618088 26-Aug-2016 19:55
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MikeB4:

 

DarthKermit:

 

People's letter boxes with missing/illegible or no numbers at all.

 

 

 

 

Every time we have a storm our letter box blows down the road. I would love to get rid of it. I was going to put in a post with a number on it but was told that

 

is not allowed. I am not going to waste money on a new box just to collect junk mail.

 

 

Truly interesting - I think I've seen you post on this before. What would happen to someone who removes, or never instals a letterbox? A fine? Excommunication? Is the requirement for a letterbox enshrined somewhere? 


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eracode:

Rikkitic:


We apologise for any inconvenience ....


 



 


.... and thank you for your cooperation.


 


BS. They don't actually give a sh*t and we have no choice. 


Lol. Those ones saying 'We can't fix your issue. How can we help you fix your issue?'
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  Reply # 1618097 26-Aug-2016 20:44
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eracode:

 

MikeB4:

 

DarthKermit:

 

People's letter boxes with missing/illegible or no numbers at all.

 

 

 

 

Every time we have a storm our letter box blows down the road. I would love to get rid of it. I was going to put in a post with a number on it but was told that

 

is not allowed. I am not going to waste money on a new box just to collect junk mail.

 

 

Truly interesting - I think I've seen you post on this before. What would happen to someone who removes, or never instals a letterbox? A fine? Excommunication? Is the requirement for a letterbox enshrined somewhere? 

 

 

I'm pretty sure lots of places in Pauanui don't have mailboxes. 





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  Reply # 1618102 26-Aug-2016 20:59
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floydbloke:

 

DarthKermit:

 

People's letter boxes with missing/illegible or no numbers at all.

 

 

Are you a postie? tongue-out

 

 

Nope, I thought they were all made redundant by now? tongue-out Just sometimes if you're trying to find a particular house, it can be more difficult without a proper house number.


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