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Offline Si

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Re: Still not worthy of a thread - General Chat edition
« Reply #18425 on: Wednesday 15 May 2019, 10:31:52 AM »
Excellent news.
Bearings Straight!

Offline sadnesstan

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Re: Still not worthy of a thread - General Chat edition
« Reply #18426 on: Wednesday 15 May 2019, 10:32:47 AM »
Initiative Q update

We are reaching out to you to let you know about exciting developments at Initiative Q.
First, we have released a new mobile app. This app is part of Initiative Q’s payment system infrastructure. Once the payment system is launched, users will be able to use the app to make payments, track past transactions, communicate with sellers, etc. Until the payment network is live, the app will provide an easy way to manage invitations, and track Initiative Q's progress.

You now have new opportunities to reserve additional Qs both for installing the app yourself and for inviting others to do the same. Login to your Initiative Q account for more info.

Second, more than 7 million users have signed up to Initiative Q! We are excited as, together, we are making progress towards making our vision a reality.

Third, we have announced the establishment of Initiative Q’s Economic Advisory Board. In addition to Professor Lawrence White, the distinguished economist who has accompanied Initiative Q since its inception, we are happy to introduce three new economists who, collectively, will inaugurate our Economic Advisory Board:
Marc Rysman, professor of economics at Boston University
William J. Luther, assistant professor of economics at Florida Atlantic University
James Caton, assistant professor of economics at North Dakota State University
This advisory board’s role will be to help design and oversee Initiative Q’s economic and monetary policies as its vision becomes a reality.

Finally, we would like to thank you again for joining Initiative Q and helping us spread the word. We still need to reach millions more to reach the future of payments.

Offline Ketsbaia

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Re: Still not worthy of a thread - General Chat edition
« Reply #18427 on: Wednesday 15 May 2019, 10:57:44 AM »
Jeremy Kyle's show permanently cancelled.  About time

It probably is about time but not sure about it being for this reason. Everyone else copes, they know what they're signing up for.

Unless Kyle said "you should go and kill yourself", of course, which would be different.

Offline Si

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Re: Still not worthy of a thread - General Chat edition
« Reply #18428 on: Wednesday 15 May 2019, 11:00:59 AM »
Jeremy Kyle's show permanently cancelled.  About time

It probably is about time but not sure about it being for this reason. Everyone else copes, they know what they're signing up for.

Unless Kyle said "you should go and kill yourself", of course, which would be different.

There's a very wide canyon between coping and suicide. The show targets vulnerable people for entertainment, its trash TV and I'm glad it's gone.
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Offline Wullie

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Re: Still not worthy of a thread - General Chat edition
« Reply #18429 on: Wednesday 15 May 2019, 11:04:30 AM »
Surprised a suicide following one of the lie detector or DNA results hasn't happened before now tbh.
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Offline TBG

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Re: Still not worthy of a thread - General Chat edition
« Reply #18430 on: Wednesday 15 May 2019, 11:11:01 AM »
Surprised a suicide following one of the lie detector or DNA results hasn't happened before now tbh.

Hope it comes out that the lie detector results are completely fabricated for entertainment.

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Re: Still not worthy of a thread - General Chat edition
« Reply #18431 on: Wednesday 15 May 2019, 11:14:28 AM »
Channel 5 will pick it up

Offline joeyt

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Re: Still not worthy of a thread - General Chat edition
« Reply #18432 on: Wednesday 15 May 2019, 11:26:05 AM »
Jeremy Kyle's show permanently cancelled.  About time

It probably is about time but not sure about it being for this reason. Everyone else copes, they know what they're signing up for.

Unless Kyle said "you should go and kill yourself", of course, which would be different.

How do you know everyone else copes?

Offline BlufPurdi

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Re: Still not worthy of a thread - General Chat edition
« Reply #18433 on: Wednesday 15 May 2019, 11:54:57 AM »
Jeremy Kyle's show permanently cancelled.  About time

It probably is about time but not sure about it being for this reason. Everyone else copes, they know what they're signing up for.

Unless Kyle said "you should go and kill yourself", of course, which would be different.

There's a very wide canyon between coping and suicide. The show targets vulnerable people for entertainment, its trash TV and I'm glad it's gone.

:thup:

Other people will always cope in situations others can't, but that's the exact thing that's held us back in terms of dealing with mental health issues.  A "well, they were okay through it", "why can't you just toughen up like the others" line of thought.  Not helpful and extremely short-sighted.
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Offline Ketsbaia

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Re: Still not worthy of a thread - General Chat edition
« Reply #18434 on: Wednesday 15 May 2019, 12:50:14 PM »
They should cancel Love Island at the same time, then.

Offline Jimburst

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Re: Still not worthy of a thread - General Chat edition
« Reply #18435 on: Wednesday 15 May 2019, 01:10:26 PM »
They definitely should.
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Offline TBG

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Re: Still not worthy of a thread - General Chat edition
« Reply #18436 on: Wednesday 15 May 2019, 01:14:12 PM »
What will your average yummy mummy be left with to watch though? She needs a break from watching Tesla and Rabenne being little terrors.

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Re: Still not worthy of a thread - General Chat edition
« Reply #18437 on: Wednesday 15 May 2019, 01:15:37 PM »
Consider winning

Offline sadnesstan

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Re: Still not worthy of a thread - General Chat edition
« Reply #18438 on: Wednesday 15 May 2019, 02:11:33 PM »
They should cancel Love Island at the same time, then.

Absolutely! And all the other s**** that comes under the umbrella. Although I would allow Gemma Collins to remain as a "reality" star. Follow her every grotesque move and broadcast it live to the world.

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Re: Still not worthy of a thread - General Chat edition
« Reply #18439 on: Wednesday 15 May 2019, 07:32:37 PM »
As a teacher I’m enjoying twitter today

?s=21


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Offline toon25

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Re: Still not worthy of a thread - General Chat edition
« Reply #18440 on: Wednesday 15 May 2019, 07:41:58 PM »
They should cancel Love Island at the same time, then.

Absolutely this. Jeremy Kyle is a f***ing s*** show, but Love Island does equally tremendous damage in terms of presenting an entirely vacant, superficial, image of what young people could aspire to.

Offline Interpolic

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Re: Still not worthy of a thread - General Chat edition
« Reply #18441 on: Wednesday 15 May 2019, 07:51:48 PM »
Made some more noise :)

Listen to Devil's Advocate by Wallsend Noise Club on #SoundCloud
https://soundcloud.com/wallsend-noise-club/devils-advocate

I was thinking it was amazing while I was putting it together but I reckon I've f***ed the mix up a bit, such a minefield all that lark like :lol: As usual I can only hear the faults now :lol:

OK I have fixed this now and replaced the file on Soundcloud :lol: I realised I'd totally f***ed up the Mastering part so I've re-done it and am pretty bloody pleased with it now :)

Offline SEMTEX

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Re: Still not worthy of a thread - General Chat edition
« Reply #18442 on: Wednesday 15 May 2019, 07:52:49 PM »
As a teacher I’m enjoying twitter today

?s=21

bit of context marra?

Offline TBG

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Re: Still not worthy of a thread - General Chat edition
« Reply #18443 on: Wednesday 15 May 2019, 08:14:01 PM »
https://www.instagram.com/gcsememe19/?hl=en

It'a s*** meme that only 16 year olds find funny.




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Re: Still not worthy of a thread - General Chat edition
« Reply #18444 on: Wednesday 15 May 2019, 08:18:33 PM »
Maybe being a teacher helps...gcse English exams today


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Online Super Duper Branko Strupar

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Re: Still not worthy of a thread - General Chat edition
« Reply #18445 on: Thursday 16 May 2019, 11:08:48 AM »
At the risk of sounding proper old man... Noticed this trend in the last couple of days of people walking around standing on the back of their shoes. Like they were sanders or whatever, but instead they've just crushed the back of the shoes with their heel. Seems needless :lol:
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Offline Disco

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Re: Still not worthy of a thread - General Chat edition
« Reply #18446 on: Thursday 16 May 2019, 11:12:18 AM »
East Asian people do this quite a bit with the old taking your shoes off indoors culture.

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Re: Still not worthy of a thread - General Chat edition
« Reply #18447 on: Thursday 16 May 2019, 04:40:29 PM »

Offline AyeDubbleYoo

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Re: Still not worthy of a thread - General Chat edition
« Reply #18448 on: Thursday 16 May 2019, 04:59:35 PM »
Found this quite amusing/ decent.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-manchester-48292972

They're were only planning to spend £260, peasants.

Offline sadnesstan

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Re: Still not worthy of a thread - General Chat edition
« Reply #18449 on: Thursday 16 May 2019, 05:27:27 PM »
Found this quite amusing/ decent.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-manchester-48292972

Bullshit. The manager has drunk that whilst cashing up.