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Old 22nd September 2017, 06:46
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Zoiks! Humanity's doomed! In the coolest way possible!
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Old 22nd September 2017, 10:25
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^ 6th ones the charm As long as they dont ruin the first one by remaking it I can forgive the rest.
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Old 29th September 2017, 16:43
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if you youtube search 'choreograph',and listen to random music on your headphones. It seems very synchronised, no matter which song you listen to.
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Old 6th October 2017, 17:38
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Hehe it's brilliant isn't it? Really gives me hope for the future, though I'm not entirely sure why Something about, oh, I dunno, just the neat way all this has evolved. Fungi are cool anyway. Weird, yes, but cool weird, what with their ability to travel through space (maybe), bestow visions (and insanity), produce alcohol and so on. It's as if we're all in service to our mad fungi overlords. Oh, and don't get me started on the cordyceps (the fungus, that is, not the SAUK user , good company though that user may be) It is a...

a...

a...

...a PARASITIC MIND-CONTROL FUNGUS that CONSUMES ITS HOST FROM WITHIN while making that host do INCREASINGLY BIZARRE THINGS to promote THE FUNGUS'S OWN SURVIVAL before LEAVING THE UNFORTUNATE CARRIER AN EMPTY AND HIDEOUSLY MISSHAPEN HUSK!

I mean, can you imagine - can you imagine if something like that developed a taste for human flesh?

Actually it would explain a lot. Anyway, excuse me while I just go and stand on one leg in the corner for 23 seconds for NO PARTICULAR REASON...
That's what the film the 'Girl with all the Gifts' is based on, well not so much the film which doesn't go into as much detail, but the book. The author was trying to find a scientific basis for zombies.
I read it while I was on holiday in Greece, every time I have a mojito now it reminds me of parasitic fungus
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Old 6th October 2017, 20:51
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If you tick all the messages on the 1st page of your inbox then realise you wanted page 2 and click on '2'. Then tick all those and click delete, it remembers that you previously had all of page 1 ticked and deletes both pages. I used page one for my long term keepers

I blame Ajax. Or possibly poor user interface design, it should never delete something you cannot see visually when you click delete..... big hairy possibly infected ballsacks
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Old 6th October 2017, 21:26
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That leftover pasta can be rinsed in cold water and the frozen, you can then reheat in the microwave.

That ricotta and cottage cheese should be stored upside down in the fridge, it keeps it fresher for longer as it creates a vacuum and stops bacteria growing.
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Old 6th October 2017, 21:30
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^ I have a separate ricotta fridge whcih I mounted upside down, saves wear and tear from cheese rotation on my delicate ladylike wrists. And what a perfect post to be told my battery is dead... Night all.
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Old 6th October 2017, 21:31
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Night Flumps.
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Old 7th October 2017, 01:41
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That Elon Musk is not actually an aftershave.
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Old 7th October 2017, 02:11
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You can see flashes of light from the static electricity in your clothes if you get changed in the dark.
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Old 7th October 2017, 02:38
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That's there is a full scale model Noahs Ark theme park in the US that also has Dinosaurs in it.

well that's showed us doubters a thing or two! So, Noah was like the John Hammond of biblical times! Whoa, blew my mind man...that thing looks like it would handle like a turd on ice I'd like to see that in storm conditions.
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Old 7th October 2017, 02:49
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And.... going by that, Noah seems to have invented the bulbous bow, even though Wiki suggests they didn't make an appearance until the last decade of the 19th century.
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Old 7th October 2017, 04:41
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You can see flashes of light from the static electricity in your clothes if you get changed in the dark.
I like this. I get it taking off my dressing gown after going to the toilet at night.
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Old 10th October 2017, 20:37
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^ kids = black hole for cash, if you think about it There's probably a pretty lame conspiracy theory in there somewhere :0
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Old 10th October 2017, 20:44
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^^ Terrible side effects .
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Old 10th October 2017, 21:36
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^ Not sure I get any side effects
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Old 10th October 2017, 21:44
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^ I don't get any of those side effects either, but I guess everyone's body is different.

There is a non hormonal IUD that you can get, but I've known a few people who found that the side effect of that one was becoming pregnant
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Old 10th October 2017, 21:46
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I never used to get side effects either. It was lovely. If only I could remember to take them.
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Old 10th October 2017, 21:54
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At least I don't have to worry about contraception at the moment
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Old 15th October 2017, 21:50
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^ Mermaids perhaps
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Old 15th October 2017, 22:12
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That's one way to chum the waters!
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Old 16th October 2017, 12:49
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That the citizens of Monaco are not allowed to gamble or enter a casino (except if they work there)
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Old 17th October 2017, 07:49
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^ How come you've found this out?
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Old 18th October 2017, 06:27
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^^ Damn. Sheep go through a lot! Actually I'm outraged by that!

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That malaria mosquitoes are attracted to a specific type of cheese because it smells very similar to human feet, so traps are set with the cheese to try and reduce the number of mosquitoes.
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Old 18th October 2017, 09:06
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Women make more noise than men during sex.


There is a place called Big Sheep Devon where you can watch sheep race!

Lies. I'm from Devon and NEVER come across this.

Edit :Google tells me I'm wrong, Bideford.
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Old 18th October 2017, 10:22
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Lies. I'm from Devon and NEVER come across this.

Edit :Google tells me I'm wrong, Bideford.
Are you feeling sheepish now?
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Old 18th October 2017, 10:30
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That was baaaaad Azalea
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Old 18th October 2017, 11:46
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There is a place called Big Sheep Devon where you can watch sheep race!


Id love to see that
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Old 18th October 2017, 11:56
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If you dig straight through the Earth and jump into the hole youll fly out the other side in 42 minutes and 12 seconds.

Has anybody ever actually tried this?
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Old 18th October 2017, 12:06
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^ Might get a bit warm
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