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by Paul
January 2nd, 2019, 6:53 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: UK going to the dogs
Replies: 4879
Views: 363682

Re: UK going to the dogs

FYI I sometimes live in London, sometimes in the countryside and sometimes in the US...it gives me a broader perspective than one gets within the Circle Line! Was “Passport to Pimlico” on the TV over Xmas?! Likewise. I Bunbury at weekends. I still voted stay though! I do it the other way around. I ...
by Paul
January 2nd, 2019, 5:02 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: UK going to the dogs
Replies: 4879
Views: 363682

Re: UK going to the dogs

FYI I sometimes live in London, sometimes in the countryside and sometimes in the US...it gives me a broader perspective than one gets within the Circle Line!

Was “Passport to Pimlico” on the TV over Xmas?!
by Paul
January 2nd, 2019, 1:57 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: All about Cats
Replies: 631
Views: 30706

Re: All about Cats

Wrong! That is the perfect balance thanks to Jensen's Inequality! Weight gain as a function of calorie intake has negative second derivative, so better to eat extremes than to be consistent.

(BTW am making this up but it sounds plausible to me!)
by Paul
January 2nd, 2019, 12:13 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: All about Cats
Replies: 631
Views: 30706

Re: All about Cats

Or get cauliflower-flavoured toothpaste.
by Paul
January 2nd, 2019, 10:04 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: All about Cats
Replies: 631
Views: 30706

Re: All about Cats

So you end up eating mint choc chip ice cream all the time. I could live with that.
by Paul
January 1st, 2019, 11:14 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: UK going to the dogs
Replies: 4879
Views: 363682

Re: UK going to the dogs

It’s not for me, you understand. It’s for a friend.
by Paul
January 1st, 2019, 8:56 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: UK going to the dogs
Replies: 4879
Views: 363682

Re: UK going to the dogs

It’s an excellent product. Shame we can’t get Man Size anymore.

But seriously, don’t think in relative terms, think in absolute. You’ll be much happier if you stop worrying about who is better, cleverer, taller, etc. than you.
by Paul
January 1st, 2019, 5:06 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: UK going to the dogs
Replies: 4879
Views: 363682

Re: UK going to the dogs

Khan’s special relationship is with a box of Kleenex.
by Paul
January 1st, 2019, 8:55 am
Forum: Politics Forum
Topic: Trump -- the last 100 days
Replies: 2566
Views: 56314

Re: Trump -- the last 100 days

If access to food and shelter is taken care of by the climate then possibly either people get lazy or they use the extra spare time productively. And then this continues via nature and/or nurture. I would be inclined to think that people get lazy. Otherwise communism would work. But we’ll find out s...
by Paul
December 31st, 2018, 10:41 pm
Forum: Politics Forum
Topic: UK and the EU: In or out?
Replies: 1748
Views: 49921

Re: UK and the EU: In or out?

Cuch, in a few minutes it’s going to be 2019.
by Paul
December 31st, 2018, 8:18 pm
Forum: Forum and Website Bugs and Suggestions
Topic: Search not working
Replies: 12
Views: 1386

Re: Search not working

I am so glad I don’t know what any of that means.
by Paul
December 30th, 2018, 9:36 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: UK going to the dogs
Replies: 4879
Views: 363682

Re: UK going to the dogs

You have to admire their courage.
by Paul
December 30th, 2018, 7:21 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: UK going to the dogs
Replies: 4879
Views: 363682

Re: UK going to the dogs

More migrants heading across the channel, risking their lives, fleeing from the horrors of EU France.
by Paul
December 30th, 2018, 4:40 pm
Forum: Politics Forum
Topic: UK and the EU: In or out?
Replies: 1748
Views: 49921

Re: UK and the EU: In or out?

The obvious analogy you are avoiding is Moses coming down with the tablets, someone (the biblical equivalent of a remoaner) smashing them and chaos following.
by Paul
December 24th, 2018, 4:09 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Quants in POLAND
Replies: 150
Views: 197733

Re: Quants in POLAND

I still don’t understand this. We haven’t left the EU so the money can’t go to the NHS yet. If we do leave the EU and the money doesn’t go to the NHS then it will be too late.
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