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by Final Loan
Thu Oct 28, 2010 1:52 pm
Forum: uk and ireland
Topic: Sheffield
Replies: 5486
Views: 383890

Re: Sheffield

Hexaaaaaaaargh!
by Final Loan
Thu Oct 28, 2010 1:51 pm
Forum: animal anorak
Topic: Anoracats!
Replies: 1205
Views: 158226

Re: Anoracats!

Oh, yes. He tends to run upstairs or makes a break for the catflap whenever she comes in the room.

Unless I'm not there, in which case he'll sometimes be friendly enough that she can actually stroke him!
by Final Loan
Wed Oct 13, 2010 2:59 pm
Forum: anorak musicians
Topic: Amps: the bit the music comes out of
Replies: 70
Views: 31412

Re: Amps: the bit the music comes out of

I just got myself one of these. Mmmmm... loud...
by Final Loan
Wed Oct 13, 2010 2:39 pm
Forum: animal anorak
Topic: Anoracats!
Replies: 1205
Views: 158226

Re: Anoracats!

I finally transferred some videos I took of my cat, Orwell, from my old phone*! This is, I think, without a doubt, the best. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ji3JFsAgP5U * How convoluted is this? I bluetoothed the videos to my NEW phone, emailed them to my work email address, downloaded and saved them...
by Final Loan
Wed Aug 25, 2010 4:55 pm
Forum: uk and ireland
Topic: Sheffield
Replies: 5486
Views: 383890

Re: Sheffield

humblebee wrote:Wilkinson's. They make you not miss Woolworths at all.
What's their pick'n'mix selection like?
by Final Loan
Wed Aug 25, 2010 4:53 pm
Forum: anorak computing
Topic: Android
Replies: 150
Views: 55108

Re: Android

Some manner of Frankenphone!

That's a pretty sweet wish list, but I'd want the Vivaz camera - HD innit?
by Final Loan
Tue Aug 24, 2010 1:46 pm
Forum: anorak computing
Topic: Android
Replies: 150
Views: 55108

Re: Android

I've heard good things about the camera on the Sony Ericsson Vivaz. I think that's an Android phone. Specs aren't as good as the Deisre, mind. edit : I take it back, it's a Symbian. The Xperia is an Android though. Its camera: Camera - 8.1 Megapixel Digital Zoom - up to 16x Auto focus Face recogniti...
by Final Loan
Mon Aug 23, 2010 3:08 pm
Forum: glamorak
Topic: clothes
Replies: 819
Views: 180730

Re: clothes

I don't like cardigans.

With the exception of a proper old man's cardigan that I bought at a charity shop with the intention of looking like Perry White from the '80s Superman films.
by Final Loan
Thu Aug 19, 2010 3:27 pm
Forum: anorak computing
Topic: Android
Replies: 150
Views: 55108

Re: Android

AAAAAAAAAARRRGGHHH!!! My phone is playing silly buggers. No idea if it's the phone or the network or what, but it's refusing to connect to t'interwebs. Keeps saying it's turning on the mobile network but not actually turning it on. It's been playing up since I left work yesterday and it's really pi...
by Final Loan
Thu Aug 19, 2010 10:15 am
Forum: anorak computing
Topic: Android
Replies: 150
Views: 55108

Re: Android

AAAAAAAAAARRRGGHHH!!! My phone is playing silly buggers. No idea if it's the phone or the network or what, but it's refusing to connect to t'interwebs. Keeps saying it's turning on the mobile network but not actually turning it on. It's been playing up since I left work yesterday and it's really pis...
by Final Loan
Wed Aug 18, 2010 10:09 am
Forum: uk and ireland
Topic: Sheffield
Replies: 5486
Views: 383890

Re: Sheffield

I'm also tempted. It's gotta beat doing the washing up/hoovering the house/cleaning the bathroom/other things I'd promised my girlfriend I'd get done by Saturday.
by Final Loan
Tue Aug 17, 2010 12:53 pm
Forum: book talk
Topic: general reading and book related things
Replies: 158
Views: 59801

Re: general reading and book related things

I was emailed this. Thought it might be of interest to some of you literary anorakers: Invitation an evening with Theodor Fontane place: The European Bookshop, 5 Warwick Street, London W1B 5LU date: Wednesday, 15th September 2010 time: 7:00 pm Angel Classics and The European Bookshop have pleasure i...
by Final Loan
Tue Aug 17, 2010 12:21 pm
Forum: book talk
Topic: I'm A Scottaholic!
Replies: 43
Views: 25407

Re: I'm A Scottaholic!

I saw an advert for SP vs The World on normal person telly the other day. I did too, but I closed my eyes, put my fingers in my ears and went 'la-la-la-la' til the missus said it was over cos so far I've managed to avoid all the trailers and everything so I can go in to it without any preconception...
by Final Loan
Tue Aug 17, 2010 12:18 pm
Forum: cinema, tv and radio
Topic: Sherlock!
Replies: 13
Views: 3163

Re: Sherlock!

I didn't think much of Moriaty. Something about the casting just seemed a little wrong.
by Final Loan
Tue Aug 17, 2010 12:00 pm
Forum: cinema, tv and radio
Topic: Josie Long
Replies: 9
Views: 2385

Re: Josie Long

her comic strips in alan moore's 'dodgem logic' fanzine are rather marvy You know, I've bought every issue of that so far and have yet to even open one... Reading FAIL. (I've pre-ordered that Unearthing thing too... Will that sit next to my first edition of Lost Girls similarly unread and gathering...
by Final Loan
Fri Aug 06, 2010 3:49 pm
Forum: book talk
Topic: I'm A Scottaholic!
Replies: 43
Views: 25407

Re: I'm A Scottaholic!

And yet it arrived just yesterday. Awe. Some.
by Final Loan
Fri Aug 06, 2010 3:47 pm
Forum: food! and drink!
Topic: Vegan & Vegetarian Food
Replies: 1422
Views: 210732

Re: Vegan & Vegetarian Food

I can't work out how to embed this...

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1gD8nV8R ... r_embedded
by Final Loan
Wed Aug 04, 2010 10:38 am
Forum: cinema, tv and radio
Topic: They're bringing back The Krypton Factor!
Replies: 32
Views: 6258

Re: They're bringing back The Krypton Factor!

Was that not the one where at the end the contestant would have to navigate a grid with the pillar of light on the grid - an if they stepped into the light then they would evaporate?? The Vortex! As loving superimposed onto the screen by a BBC Micro (probably). I recall the contestant involved bein...
by Final Loan
Thu Jul 29, 2010 3:31 pm
Forum: anorak computing
Topic: Android
Replies: 150
Views: 55108

Re: Android

I've no problem finding Yammer either. No TraintimesUK though...