Comments for http://headrambles.com The rambling thoughts of an Irish Grandad Tue, 09 Feb 2016 23:52:49 +0000 hourly 1 Comment on V for ictory by Grandad http://headrambles.com/2016/02/09/v-for-ictory/#comment-93400 Tue, 09 Feb 2016 23:52:49 +0000 http://headrambles.com/?p=8900#comment-93400 12 yoyos?  You must be kidding [unless you mean in a scrapyard?].  Anyway there is a 99% chance they'd send the wrong type.

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Comment on V for ictory by prog http://headrambles.com/2016/02/09/v-for-ictory/#comment-93398 Tue, 09 Feb 2016 23:04:10 +0000 http://headrambles.com/?p=8900#comment-93398 FFS, you can by a new one for…erm…12 Euros (and I've no idea what a tenner might be in punts).

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Comment on V for ictory by Grandad http://headrambles.com/2016/02/09/v-for-ictory/#comment-93395 Tue, 09 Feb 2016 20:27:50 +0000 http://headrambles.com/?p=8900#comment-93395 Aw!  Reminds me too much of our Sandy and the two guinea pigs she adopted as surrogate puppies.  All sadly now gone.

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Comment on V for ictory by Grandad http://headrambles.com/2016/02/09/v-for-ictory/#comment-93394 Tue, 09 Feb 2016 20:26:08 +0000 http://headrambles.com/?p=8900#comment-93394 Brilliant!  The essence of political incorrectness!

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Comment on V for ictory by nisakiman http://headrambles.com/2016/02/09/v-for-ictory/#comment-93393 Tue, 09 Feb 2016 19:36:10 +0000 http://headrambles.com/?p=8900#comment-93393 Well that certainly beats foxes jumping over moons! The French get a lot of things right!

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Comment on V for ictory by Ger http://headrambles.com/2016/02/09/v-for-ictory/#comment-93392 Tue, 09 Feb 2016 19:19:12 +0000 http://headrambles.com/?p=8900#comment-93392 Portez ce vieux whisky au juge blond qui fume. (Take this old whisky to the blond judge who smokes.)

French typing students learn that one.  https://fr.wikipedia.org/wiki/Pangramme

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Comment on V for ictory by Ger http://headrambles.com/2016/02/09/v-for-ictory/#comment-93391 Tue, 09 Feb 2016 19:09:49 +0000 http://headrambles.com/?p=8900#comment-93391 This YouTube shows it actually happening, on the third attempt:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tcn5haJpKAQ

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Comment on V for ictory by Ger http://headrambles.com/2016/02/09/v-for-ictory/#comment-93390 Tue, 09 Feb 2016 19:04:07 +0000 http://headrambles.com/?p=8900#comment-93390 I've checked it and find you are right. https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_quick_brown_fox_jumps_over_the_lazy_dog

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Comment on There is no such thing as a safe level by DWP http://headrambles.com/2016/02/08/there-is-no-such-thing-as-a-safe-level/#comment-93388 Tue, 09 Feb 2016 18:40:54 +0000 http://headrambles.com/?p=8895#comment-93388 Formaldehyde is also a constituent in wood and also in MDF (medium density fibre board beloved of flat pack furniture makers)

So they should ban IKEA and Oak Furnitureland 😀

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Comment on V for ictory by nisakiman http://headrambles.com/2016/02/09/v-for-ictory/#comment-93384 Tue, 09 Feb 2016 17:35:29 +0000 http://headrambles.com/?p=8900#comment-93384 Heh! Yes, it's a good job she doesn't have to look – my desktop has a Greek keyboard, albeit with small Latin letters under the Greek ones. The laptop has the US configuration keyboard, so when you have it on UK English (which I do), things like " and @ are transposed, and other quirky stuff. It takes a little while to get used to, but it's ok.

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