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by BCAL
Fri Nov 20, 2009 4:18 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Herman Van Rompuy, Belgian PM, Voted EU President
Replies: 37
Views: 3070

RE: Herman Van Rompuy, Belgian PM, Voted EU President

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by BCAL
Fri Nov 20, 2009 1:23 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Herman Van Rompuy, Belgian PM, Voted EU President
Replies: 37
Views: 3070

RE: Herman Van Rompuy, Belgian PM, Voted EU President

I do not know much about Van Rompuy but anyone who stops Blair becoming the EU President is a good omen. <TABLE BORDER=0 ALIGN=CENTER WIDTH=95% style="border-top: 1pt #28455E solid;border-right: 1pt #1B2E3F solid;border-bottom: 1pt #1B2E3F solid;border-left: 1pt #28455E solid;table-layout:fixed;bord...

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by BCAL
Mon Oct 26, 2009 8:42 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: If You Found A Wallet...
Replies: 70
Views: 3678

RE: If You Found A Wallet...

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by BCAL
Fri Oct 23, 2009 7:43 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: If You Found A Wallet...
Replies: 70
Views: 3678

RE: If You Found A Wallet...

A few years back I did find a wallet with quite a bit of money and many credit cards in it and handed this in at the nearest police station who asked me to leave my name and address should the owner wish to send me any reward. A few weeks later I did receive a letter from the owner thanking me for r...

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by BCAL
Fri Oct 23, 2009 7:36 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: If You Could Change Your A.net Name
Replies: 53
Views: 3605

RE: If You Could Change Your A.net Name

There are two names that I would like to use. Either WillyWalsh and give my location as Waterside, or MichaelO'Leary and give my location as Dublin. Both would no doubt be disallowed.

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by BCAL
Mon Sep 14, 2009 5:35 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Does Coca Cola Really Taste Better Out Of Bottle?
Replies: 69
Views: 11849

RE: Does Coca Cola Really Taste Better Out Of Bottle?

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by BCAL
Mon Sep 14, 2009 5:04 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Does Coca Cola Really Taste Better Out Of Bottle?
Replies: 69
Views: 11849

RE: Does Coca Cola Really Taste Better Out Of Bottle?

“The great taste of Coca-Cola is the same regardless of the package it comes in,” insists Coca Cola. “While packaging and food companies work to prevent any interactions, they can occur,” says a food chemist and member of the Institute of Food Technologists. For example, the polymer that lines alumi...

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by BCAL
Thu Sep 10, 2009 12:23 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Heathrow Hatred: Train To T4 And T5
Replies: 15
Views: 7371

RE: Heathrow Hatred: Train To T4 And T5

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by BCAL
Wed Sep 09, 2009 7:56 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: London Salaries
Replies: 5
Views: 1858

RE: London Salaries

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by BCAL
Wed Sep 09, 2009 7:44 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Getting From Birmingham To London?
Replies: 4
Views: 2867

RE: Getting From Birmingham To London?

Like they say Birmingham International Airport is one of the best rail-served airports in the UK and the station is only 500m from the airport passenger terminals linked by a frequent free Air-Rail Link. London Midland and Virgin Trains offer direct services to London Euston. At peak hours there are...

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by BCAL
Wed Sep 09, 2009 7:28 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Hitler 787 Delayed Again - Youtube Video
Replies: 10
Views: 5984

Hitler 787 Delayed Again - Youtube Video

If you fancy a laugh, and not likely to be offended. this video made my morning

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BF_P77VEPKA

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by BCAL
Wed Sep 09, 2009 5:55 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Let's Talk Mens Watches
Replies: 109
Views: 23408

RE: Let's Talk Mens Watches

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by BCAL
Tue Sep 08, 2009 8:20 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Let's Talk Mens Watches
Replies: 109
Views: 23408

RE: Let's Talk Mens Watches

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by BCAL
Mon Sep 07, 2009 5:53 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: RIP Off At 30,000 Feet!
Replies: 21
Views: 5107

RE: RIP Off At 30,000 Feet!

I do not think any airline will give a guarantee that IFE will be available at every seat and fully functioning. Breakdowns happen and they certainly cannot take a £50million aircraft out of service to fix a broken IFE console. A $60 coupon off your next flight sounds reasonable compensation Besides...

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by BCAL
Fri Sep 04, 2009 12:59 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Time For Lisbon Treaty Referendum Part Deux!
Replies: 222
Views: 7423

RE: Time For Lisbon Treaty Referendum Part Deux!

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by BCAL
Fri Sep 04, 2009 12:33 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Time For Lisbon Treaty Referendum Part Deux!
Replies: 222
Views: 7423

RE: Time For Lisbon Treaty Referendum Part Deux!

Unfortunately UK voters had no say in the matter. MPs voted for the treaty in the House of Commons with 346 for and 206 against. It was passed by the House of Lords on 18 June 2008 and received Royal Assent on 19 June 2008. Our incumbent Prime Minister saw no need to hold a referendum. I just hope I...

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by BCAL
Wed Sep 02, 2009 12:51 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What's The Best Brew Of Tea Out There?
Replies: 45
Views: 8318

RE: What's The Best Brew Of Tea Out There?

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by BCAL
Wed Sep 02, 2009 12:40 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: How About Some Really Beautiful, "Glorious" Music?
Replies: 9
Views: 4287

RE: How About Some Really Beautiful, "Glorious" Music?

If we were to go back to the days before DVDs and home video I would say that film soundtracks were then my favourite music to listen to and I built up an impressive collection. However, on reflection I think I enjoyed the music as it was recreating the atmosphere in a theatre (not a modern multiple...

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by BCAL
Tue Sep 01, 2009 9:20 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Lockerbie Bomber Released For Oil Deal
Replies: 67
Views: 4501

RE: Lockerbie Bomber Released For Oil Deal

It has just been announced the UK Government and Scottish executive will today release all their correspondence over the Lockerbie bomber's release in a bid to draw a line under the controversy. Of course, this will be a highly edited version and a whitewash.  <img src="/aviation-forums/graphic...

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by BCAL
Tue Sep 01, 2009 7:44 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Lockerbie Bomber Released For Oil Deal
Replies: 67
Views: 4501

RE: Lockerbie Bomber Released For Oil Deal

Here are the ten unanswered questions over the extraordinary decision to release Megrahi. 1 Why Did Saif Gaddafi say Megrahi's case was 'on the table' when all trade agreements with Britain were being discussed? 2 Why did Colonel Gaddafi thank British and Scottish governments for freeing the bomber,...

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by BCAL
Mon Aug 31, 2009 11:27 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: What's The Best Brew Of Tea Out There?
Replies: 45
Views: 8318

RE: What's The Best Brew Of Tea Out There?

Everyone's tastes are different. Some people like red bush tea others think it tastes like cat's pee. Earl Grey has an acquired taste. The best way to find the best brew of tea is to buy a taster's pack from a reputable blender and see which you like best. <a href="http://www.taylorsofharrogate.co.u...

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by BCAL
Mon Aug 31, 2009 11:15 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Lockerbie Bomber Released For Oil Deal
Replies: 67
Views: 4501

RE: Lockerbie Bomber Released For Oil Deal

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by BCAL
Sun Aug 30, 2009 11:28 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Lockerbie Bomber Released For Oil Deal
Replies: 67
Views: 4501

RE: Lockerbie Bomber Released For Oil Deal

I just wish Cameron and the Opposition would grab the opportunity to raise questions in the Commons about the whole episode and find out exactly what deals were agreed and by whom. Chances are Cameron knows more than he will admit proving that there were deals agreed in the highest corridors of powe...

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by BCAL
Wed Aug 26, 2009 12:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Guess The Quote?
Replies: 12
Views: 1811

RE: Guess The Quote?

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by BCAL
Wed Aug 26, 2009 12:25 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Best Classic Livery, (Pics)
Replies: 14
Views: 11656

RE: Best Classic Livery, (Pics)

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by BCAL
Fri Aug 21, 2009 12:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Female Airline Comedian - Pam Ann
Replies: 15
Views: 4858

RE: Female Airline Comedian - Pam Ann

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by BCAL
Wed Aug 19, 2009 12:35 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Cheaper Hotel Options At/near To LHR
Replies: 28
Views: 6963

RE: Cheaper Hotel Options At/near To LHR

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by BCAL
Fri Aug 14, 2009 10:37 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Dying PA103 Terrorist To Be Released From Prison
Replies: 272
Views: 12407

RE: Dying PA103 Terrorist To Be Released From Prison

I take back my previous comments as having researched further I find that doubts still exist today whether or not Abdelbaset Ali Mohmed al Megrahi was behind the bombing of PA103. He was convicted but out there there are others, possibly equally or more guilty of the bombing, who are still free. Why...

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by BCAL
Fri Aug 14, 2009 8:07 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Dying PA103 Terrorist To Be Released From Prison
Replies: 272
Views: 12407

RE: Dying PA103 Terrorist To Be Released From Prison

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by BCAL
Thu Aug 13, 2009 2:13 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Dying PA103 Terrorist To Be Released From Prison
Replies: 272
Views: 12407

RE: Dying PA103 Terrorist To Be Released From Prison

What deterrent would this send to other would be hijackers or terrorists?

Did any of the passengers on the ill fated flight have the right to get off before the bomb explosion on compassionate grounds?

Perhaps the Scottish Judge might see sense and refuse to let the murderer be released.

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by BCAL
Wed Aug 12, 2009 6:09 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Gordon Ramsey - Couldn't Happen To A Nicer Guy
Replies: 16
Views: 3599

RE: Gordon Ramsey - Couldn't Happen To A Nicer Guy

If you think Ramsay is an overblown foul-mouthed cook (surely you meant chef?), wait until you hear other top chefs like Marco Pierre White in their own environments. They make Ramsay sound like a nun! Despite his "colourful" foul language, Ramsay knows his field and is a highly respected chef and b...

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by BCAL
Wed Aug 12, 2009 5:56 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: LHR, U2 Wembley & West End Advice
Replies: 17
Views: 3080

RE: LHR, U2 Wembley & West End Advice

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by BCAL
Wed Aug 12, 2009 5:36 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: From LGW To LHR On NatExpress Coach
Replies: 8
Views: 7475

RE: From LGW To LHR On NatExpress Coach

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by BCAL
Tue Aug 11, 2009 7:48 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: LHR, U2 Wembley & West End Advice
Replies: 17
Views: 3080

RE: LHR, U2 Wembley & West End Advice

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by BCAL
Mon Aug 10, 2009 12:34 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: LHR, U2 Wembley & West End Advice
Replies: 17
Views: 3080

RE: LHR, U2 Wembley & West End Advice

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by BCAL
Mon Aug 10, 2009 8:52 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Top 10 Conspiracy Theories
Replies: 84
Views: 5438

RE: Top 10 Conspiracy Theories

How come on a civil aviation site nobody has yet mentioned the conspiracy theories behind the Comet disasters of the 1950s? I have heard many times that both Comet G-ALYP on 10 Jan 1954 and Comet G-ALYY on 8 April 1954 were brought down by explosives planted onboard by US agents at Rome's Ciampino A...

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by BCAL
Mon Aug 10, 2009 8:06 am
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Cheaper Hotel Options At/near To LHR
Replies: 28
Views: 6963

RE: Cheaper Hotel Options At/near To LHR

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by BCAL
Thu Aug 06, 2009 8:37 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Top 10 Conspiracy Theories
Replies: 84
Views: 5438

RE: Top 10 Conspiracy Theories

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by BCAL
Wed Jul 29, 2009 6:08 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: NYC Offers Free Airfare To Homeless To Leave City
Replies: 21
Views: 3985

RE: NYC Offers Free Airfare To Homeless To Leave City

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by BCAL
Wed Jul 29, 2009 3:38 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: NYC Offers Free Airfare To Homeless To Leave City
Replies: 21
Views: 3985

RE: NYC Offers Free Airfare To Homeless To Leave City

Meanwhile the UK Government is paying illegal migrants at Calais GBP 1,700 (USD 2,780) not to come to the UK. How crazy is this?

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by BCAL
Tue Jul 21, 2009 7:24 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Eastbourne, Sussex, UK
Replies: 7
Views: 1965

RE: Eastbourne, Sussex, UK

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by BCAL
Mon Jul 20, 2009 12:56 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Eastbourne, Sussex, UK
Replies: 7
Views: 1965

RE: Eastbourne, Sussex, UK

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by BCAL
Mon Jul 20, 2009 7:38 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Eastbourne, Sussex, UK
Replies: 7
Views: 1965

RE: Eastbourne, Sussex, UK

Eastbourne today can appeal to all ages. You have the old folks walking along the seafront and staying at the hotels that a reminiscent of Victorian times or the guest houses along the promenade. You have the youngsters who hang around Terminus Road and the Arndale Centre. You have the bankrupt bank...

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by BCAL
Thu Jul 16, 2009 8:08 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Grocery/food Bill Every Month?
Replies: 50
Views: 3206

RE: Grocery/food Bill Every Month?

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by BCAL
Thu Jul 09, 2009 4:03 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: How Can I Get Rid Of An Unwanted House Guest?
Replies: 47
Views: 14511

RE: How Can I Get Rid Of An Unwanted House Guest?

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by BCAL
Thu Jul 09, 2009 12:29 pm
Forum: Travel, Polls & Preferences
Topic: Luggage Storage At LGW
Replies: 2
Views: 4345

RE: Luggage Storage At LGW

There are left luggage facilities in both the North and South Terminals which accept belongings for 'hours' or 'days'. Not sure where it is in the North Terminal but in the South Terminal it is by International Arrivals next to the Costa coffee bar and is open 24/7. They charge GBP 8 per item per 24...

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by BCAL
Wed Jul 08, 2009 7:52 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Bruno: Whos Going And Who Isnt?
Replies: 53
Views: 3993

Bruno: Whos Going And Who Isnt?

I attended a preview screening. The trailer is funnier than the film, so save your money and wait for the DVD to be released.

Honestly, after 5 minutes the jokes wear thin and become nothing but lavatorial.

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by BCAL
Wed Jul 08, 2009 7:49 am
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: Fish Or Meat: Which Would You Order In A Rest'rnt?
Replies: 67
Views: 3278

RE: Fish Or Meat: Which Would You Order In A Rest'rnt?

Usually meat, as I am not overly keen on seafood particularly if it is difficult to eat (e.g. lobster) or full of bones (e.g. red mullet). Meat preferences are a good chateaubriand or beef wellington (if you are paying for me), lamb particularly the local lamb, and (when guilt does not overcome me) ...

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by BCAL
Tue Jul 07, 2009 1:56 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: You Walk Into A Coffee Shop...
Replies: 94
Views: 3620

RE: You Walk Into A Coffee Shop...

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by BCAL
Tue Jul 07, 2009 12:59 pm
Forum: Non-Aviation
Topic: You Walk Into A Coffee Shop...
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RE: You Walk Into A Coffee Shop...

When I walk into a coffee shop owned or a franchise of one of the big chains, I normally take a look at the floor and tables which are usually filthy, then the food which looks unappetising, the barristas who probably cannot tell the difference between an Arabica and a robusta coffee, and then the q...

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