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by Cuchulainn
September 23rd, 2022, 7:14 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Russia земля борца самбо
Replies: 466
Views: 37652

Re: Russia земля борца самбо

Children as young as FOUR have been raped and tortured by Russian soldiers, UN war crimes probe find, as former detainees describe beatings, electric shocks and forced nudity in detention camps  https://www-dailymail-co-uk.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-11243307/amp/Childre...
by Cuchulainn
September 23rd, 2022, 6:45 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Stupid question of the day
Replies: 2811
Views: 255601

Re: Stupid question of the day

nuqDaq ‘oH tach’e’ ?
by Cuchulainn
September 23rd, 2022, 6:12 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Stupid question of the day
Replies: 2811
Views: 255601

Re: Stupid question of the day

What's the difference between a bactian and a dromedaris?
by Cuchulainn
September 23rd, 2022, 3:20 pm
Forum: Politics Forum
Topic: News from the 'Border'
Replies: 239
Views: 58115

Re: News from the 'Border'

In the old days you couldn't get a well-paid job or any job at H&W if you were  a Catholic (unless you worked as a painter and you were lynched just before retirement, was standard protocol). So they went to university (big UK grants), teaching, nursing etc.  We always wondered where the Northen...
by Cuchulainn
September 23rd, 2022, 2:51 pm
Forum: General Forum
Topic: Collateral Damage - Diamonds
Replies: 1
Views: 46934

Re: Collateral Damage - Diamonds

When it comes to Russia, then-Belgian Prime Minister Charles Michel, now the European Council president, was another advocate for Antwerp’s diamond scene. In January 2018, Michel met Dmitry Medvedev, then Russian premier, in Moscow to discuss business opportunities.
by Cuchulainn
September 23rd, 2022, 2:23 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Those far-out Flemings
Replies: 35
Views: 92637

Re: Those far-out Flemings

Belgium’s diamonds lose shine amid Russia sanctions talk https://www.politico.eu/article/belgium-antwerp-diamonds-russia-sanctions-talk/?utm_medium=social&utm_source=LinkedIn The result is that Belgium — and its unyielding support of an industry long linked to autocrats, dictators and conflict ...
by Cuchulainn
September 23rd, 2022, 2:09 pm
Forum: Politics Forum
Topic: News from the 'Border'
Replies: 239
Views: 58115

Re: News from the 'Border'

Forbidding contraception will do that.
Every seed is sacred
Every seed is great
If a seed is wasted,
God gets quite irate
by Cuchulainn
September 23rd, 2022, 1:01 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: is twitter for mentally ill people?
Replies: 454
Views: 77988

Re: is twitter for mentally ill people?

Latin is dying out, same in Dublin University.
Same as Vatican.

Most publshers are nose-diving.
by Cuchulainn
September 23rd, 2022, 12:59 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: is twitter for mentally ill people?
Replies: 454
Views: 77988

Re: is twitter for mentally ill people?

In Ireland, "wee bit of rain" is only heard north of Dundalk, Donegal and Norn Iron. And Scotlad, of course.
"do you want a wee bag for those groceries"
by Cuchulainn
September 23rd, 2022, 11:57 am
Forum: Politics Forum
Topic: FSU, Toby Young, Eugenics & Wilmott.com
Replies: 147
Views: 35717

Re: FSU, Toby Young, Eugenics & Wilmott.com

The FSU has just been kicked off PayPal. How tone deaf is that?! How long before they reverse this, and what will be their explanation? Did they pay their bills on time? BTW Paypal is expensive. Why not use IBAN European payment. Piece of cake. //  Pecunia non olet, so it must be something else.
by Cuchulainn
September 23rd, 2022, 10:20 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Those crazeeeee Dutch
Replies: 1757
Views: 216693

Re: Those crazeeeee Dutch

Dutch referendum to unite with Russia
by Cuchulainn
September 23rd, 2022, 9:29 am
Forum: Politics Forum
Topic: News from the 'Border'
Replies: 239
Views: 58115

Re: News from the 'Border'

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by Cuchulainn
September 23rd, 2022, 9:21 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Melodic Metal
Replies: 505
Views: 87703

Re: Melodic Metal

by Cuchulainn
September 22nd, 2022, 8:59 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: guess a country
Replies: 39
Views: 8412

Re: guess a country

we have become less polyglot the last while. in the past we had experts to help in these things.