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HA, I knew I've done an entire thread on the history of the chair leg/prudish victorian thing, and HERE IT IS:
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The three ages of barrister:

Junior junior: I will do any work, anywhere, any time, even if I’m not paid.

Experie…
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RT : Must confess I hadn't thought of this angle...
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Yes, I've sort of settled on the position that everything is technically politically impossible -…
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I didn't even hear the dogwhistle, barks Brendan O'Neill
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Likewise. Know several high income types who have decamped because they don’t want to br…
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In a purely anecdotal and unscientific sense, nearly every single former colleague I've spoken to on…
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I see that Brexit is such a fuck up that the UK’s two main political parties have decided to ignore it on the basis…
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Me too. I think it's some center channel programming thing. Converting 5.1 to stereo to maybe 2.1 or 3.1 Bu…
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Apropos of nothing:

Around this time 330 years ago, following an invitation by just seven Englishmen who felt the…
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And when it gets out of Bluetooth range of your phone you should look around puzzled and say that the miner…
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I didn't think my old girl would wake up, but she did. Couldn't move. Vet believes she had a stroke last night. Bod…
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I’m rather hoping that this visit will be an extinction burst for the undeserved place fringe religious…
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What is this phrase 'liberal elite'? Was it invented to distinguish people who think from the '…
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This. If there is no paycheck with my name on it, I’m out if I am hurt or injured.
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This comment is interesting for getting it arse-about-face. Elected councillors, MPs, governments, could always be…
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Typical single-factor thinking. You need to view it as a system, so that the tuplet ("Boris/Burqa","C…
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"We’ll have to look at setting up some safe spaces for the easily offended."

They have- Phoenix Pa…
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Really, ? You're one of my favourite iPad apps, but please tell whoever wrote your recent release notes t…
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Wow. I asked this question on Facebook yesterday, still haven’t gotten a correct answer. I asked it here on Twitte…
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Social media and, vitally, media coverage magnification of fringe groups.
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If that is all you took from this entire thread then please stop commenting because you missed the…
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You mean the austerians will continue to blame the EU, immigrants and brown people for the conseque…
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Nothing like starting monday by panicking I might have made a mistake that would basically break the paper I'm writ…
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Incidentally, Turkey is another one of those perfectly predictable consequences of EU anti-immigrant racism. When t…
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Apart from anything else, I do think press officers using just the first name of a party leader in statements sound…
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One corp I used to work with was based near Heathrow and would have 1 day meetings where ppl from vari…
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I have decided to live here and be on holiday forever. Work, real life and the general bollocks that all go with it…
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sorry but a typical leave voter was a retired jingoistic boomer who owned their home outright and didn't really car…
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No, it’s not classy. It’s the cheap tricks of an opportunist who knows how easy it is to evade hard questions in UK…
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Had a lovely train journey home sitting across from a man who started the journey swearing at his girlfriend and en…
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As the audition for our first ballet on 15 Sept will be very special, Terry Etheridge has persuaded to p…
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This is a really good story in a really good anthology.
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Women activists are so scary ... they get things done, like, oh let me think, - we can see why the…
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There’s a simpleton running the Renua account.
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Kids are on taco duty & faithfully following Grace’s own copy of Road To Mexico Cookbook. Coc…
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It’s one of the greatest benefits of the EU, the workers’ right to fuck off and get a job somewhere…
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An app that posts to and so as to support shift over to non-fascist supporting social network. P…
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Bet some of your best friends are brown too.

Sorry, but tired of Remainers pandering to this bulls…
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Yes - I've had conversations with my mate about this - it's like being in the bloody playground at age 6 a…
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Got to hold her today. Here she is stuffed down my shirt.
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Austerity. Which isn’t an EU problem, except in eurozone,…
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It is lovely in Greece when there is 24-hour access to Baby Hannah and daily ICECRAME and you cook moussaka with yo…
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I’m no expert on Marx but I’m pretty sure he wasn’t some Buddha-type who achieved Communist enlightenment and becam…
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The photographer *had* started; she or he just hadn't told you.
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Phone cameras pretty much kill off the point and click unless you have some specific need - might be bet…
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Brexit will hurt us - it will hit food safety standards, protection for workers, the NHS and national security - an…
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Doubtless those Brit commentators who like to lecture Merkel et al on the AfD will soon be chiding them for losing…
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Because it’d be fucking stupid. It would have no effect. It doesn’t matter. It’s all just xenophobi…
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A reminder that once out, the UK is out and all those carefully-crafted, painstakingly-won exemptions and opt-outs…
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As for thinking time, maybe you’re being a little generous? And if thinking is going on,…
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Right to offend Vs Right to abuse. Important thread from Guilaine.

"Offence is short lived. Offence is about sensi…
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‘He is as likely to ride naked down Blackfriars cycle lane waving an EU flag [as apologise]' a close friend of John…
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Brexit is an establishment movement designed to make the population more easily exploitable. Remaining a strong me…
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tweet: hey i saw you at ((location)) but i was too shy to say hi, and you looked deep in conversation. love the sho…
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If your brain doesn’t melt you’re not Brexiting right 👇🏼
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'I thought we were going together,' I said.
'Yes, I know, but you'd have talked me out of this one so I looked on t…
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If you use it as a portable computer and use apps changing is expensive and hard work. If it’s just a p…
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oh god I need to finally buy a new cell phone is this the moment I switch away from an iPhone or is this the moment…
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"You’ve heard of STEM. You’ve heard of STEAM. Now comes STEAMR — science, technology, engineering, arts, math, and…
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My wife’s been in hospital for a fortnight now, and I’m not saying I’m making a great success of single parenthood…
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Indeed, and for the last 250 years, the sorts of communities they have valued most are ones where poor people shut…
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I don't need defecation spells in any game I play. I've always understood that's Rob's aesthetic for his…
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Don't laugh, twitter, we've all been there, stuck in Ikea on a Saturday afternoon
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RT : Jordan Peterson, with Koch backing, went from an anti-trans activist to an influential speaker teaching so-called s…
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Why would anyone want push notifications from Twitter? That’s worse than notifications for email.
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Britain is way past "looking like idiots". It is currently at the "behaving like idiots" stage mixe…
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Except we don't look like idiots, we look like evil proto fascists, these things are mista…
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"Where's the father?"
"She should have kept her legs together."
"Why did she have children she couldnt afford?"…
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I am not tolerant of white supremacist rapists who made a living teaching other men to rape and abuse women.
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Yesterday morning, my brother and I sat with our father as he left this world forever.
Yesterday evening, my daug…
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Consultants know this feeling well...
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Yeah, not if you buy battered fish in the Dublin ones. Though lots of cheaper (and probably less likely to…
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Think you’re both suffering from excessive and unjustified levels of certainty. The situat…
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Seems to me that they mostly they lift weights so they can lift women. Certainly true for me, though si…
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Yep. It's the mental equivalent of reading them a page of character description. The actor's already d…
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