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NEAT-O episode VII

I think perhaps "moustache(s)", - mildly topical given that most office workers are being threatened with the 'Movember' thing this month. So far I have cursed aloud at each new topic - I hope that...

17 Squudge 06.11.12 4:54pm
simonjmr
This is fun

[url=http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-19794259]Fancy a flutter?[/url], I know nuffink about US politics and was struggling to name most of the states. My prediction however turned out to...

5 beau-jolly 06.11.12 2:14pm
beau-jolly
The Freddie Starr Piece Was Fantastic

Well done pippip...

1 Textbook 06.11.12 10:50am
Qoxiivi
Moron has broken ♫

re this mornings spam here in the chat room that begins, "Our church has handmade crochet Chrismon decorations", - is that a Romney religious retail product?, What do Mormons call Christmas?...

0 Squudge 06.11.12 8:45am
Squudge
Favourite quotes about writing

I like a quote, me. Especially about writing. My favourite (and I don't know who said it) is: 'The reason writers never look out of the window in the morning is that they'd have nothing to do in the...

8 DustyBinLaden 05.11.12 10:15pm
sigmund
Stoptober / Movember - 2

So we've already got Movember, a month where men (and potentially some women) grow moustaches for 30 days, either to raise money for charity or just to see if they can, and now we've been given...

32 ianslat 05.11.12 9:07pm
Boutros
“Product Plaicement” campaign launched by Fish Marketing Board

It’s healthy, it’s organic, it’s delicious. Unfortunately, few fish are identifiable enough to be recognised in a movie or miniseries. “It’s not like a soda or a beer brand, where the...

6 nickb 05.11.12 10:43am
Sinnick
oops..wrong room 0 Nowherefast 05.11.12 10:27am
Nowherefast
Bum FP - typos

Hi Ed there are a couple of typos in 1st sentence of 2nd to last para. And good FP BTW...

0 Yikes 05.11.12 9:47am
Yikes
Wrong place 0 Scroat 05.11.12 9:42am
Scroat
WotM: A modest proposal - 2

Here's a simple points system to decide WotM. Whaddya think? For each FP - 3 points For each Nib - 1 point For most read article - 6 points (if an FP) or 3 points (if a Nib) For second most read...

40 Oxbridge 04.11.12 4:42pm
nickb
Government target

surely we get points for invading some countries twice? [url=http://www.telegraph.co.uk/history/9653497/British-have-invaded-nine-out-of-ten-countries-so-look-out-Luxembourg.html][/url][/url]...

0 Squudge 04.11.12 4:35pm
Squudge
Des? Des? Was it you? Are you ok?

[url=http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-20192856]Don't curdle the custard.[/url]...

9 The All New Jeni B 04.11.12 4:02pm
Des Custard
sued for being ugly

[url=http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/weird-news/man-sues-wife-for-being-ugly-1415695]a legal munter[/url] Wow, who knew plastic surgery couldn't be passed on to your children? I think the bloke should...

2 04.11.12 10:52am
The All New Jeni B
Neat-O episode VI results

Whoops! Sort of forgot about the whole Friday deadline on this. Anyway, without further ado, the results of the Neat-O jury: Special mentions to all the excellent tickers on this subject, including...

6 jamsieoconnor 04.11.12 12:10am
Ironduke
Mark Clattenberg

I don't know, I don't watch enough footy to really be able to comment, but is it more than just a coincidence that John Terry is off the radar for a couple of games and then suddenly someone who...

0 quango 03.11.12 9:11pm
quango
Blimey I can get Newsbiscuit in China

Obviously not subversive enough...

5 Al OPecia 03.11.12 9:01pm
quango
That’s what I call a bush.

http://www.thepoke.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2012/05/large.jpg...

13 sigmund 03.11.12 5:47pm
godly1966
Banner ads - could we take control?

I just posted a bathroom related jokey-cola, and as a result, the banner started selling me - you guessed it - bathroom furniture. Is it possible to incoprorate this featurecan we actually...

4 nickb 03.11.12 4:58pm
rikkor
Richard Thompson

At Cambridge Folk Festival last year. We saw him do these two songs and others at Cropredy this year. Seems like such a long time ago. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ov_RlJgZClc...

5 Scroat 03.11.12 4:29pm
Scroat
I'm effin' stoked!

6 PM and no trick or treaters yet. More Snickers for me...

26 rikkor 03.11.12 12:03am
Squudge
NEAT-O episode VI

Fresh from my ill-deserved victory in episode 5, I'm going to be all boring and predictable and go for a bit of a Halloween theme. This week's challenge is therefore: "Iron Maiden" I'm not sure...

19 jamsieoconnor 02.11.12 7:32pm
Ironduke
No, I'm not the editor

I went away for a few days, came back, read through most of the subs I'd missed and commented on three of them which were my favourites. Of those three, one is now FP and two are NiBs. So, just in...

3 Midfield Diamond 02.11.12 4:31pm
ronseal
Football racism crisis - Chelsea in new furore.

http://www.indymedia.org.uk/images/2009/12/443852.jpg...

0 sigmund 02.11.12 8:22am
sigmund
BBC Autumnwatch presenter: 'We've seen a lot of Beaver action today'

I'm sorry to say I sniggered...

0 dvo4fun 01.11.12 11:56pm
dvo4fun
Trip or Treat ?

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-20172392...

3 Sinnick 01.11.12 9:54pm
rikkor
Trick or treat/Jehovah's Witness sub from the archives.

Superb. Really nicely written and I love the ending, and that particular [i]style[/i] of ending...

2 Qoxiivi 01.11.12 6:53pm
Yikes
Truebiscuit for the first paragraph alone...

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-somerset-20151566 "A baby hedgehog which found itself stuck in a crisp packet has been released after a three-and-a-half hour rescue involving six people."...

0 LittleSpender 01.11.12 3:52pm
LittleSpender
Hello Everyone - 2

I'm new to all this. I was attracted by the BBC2 declares war on BBC1 article. I loved it. Then I looked at some others. Very good. It makes me feel like giving it a try myself...

31 Paddy Berzinski 01.11.12 11:41am
Scroat
Sandy is a hurricane, not a cyclone. 2 rikkor 01.11.12 8:40am
Dickens or Shakespeare