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Forum: Jet Blast
20th Sep 2021, 09:47
Replies: 48
Views: 3,515
Posted By B Fraser

I was looking at Google Earth in VR last week and...

I was looking at Google Earth in VR last week and spent some time looking at La Palma. The main caldera (Taburiente ?) is distinctly lop sided where the southern wall has fallen away, and you have to...
Forum: Jet Blast
17th Sep 2021, 11:17
Replies: 855
Views: 147,883
Posted By B Fraser

Does she have an HGV licence ?

Does she have an HGV licence ?
Forum: Jet Blast
15th Sep 2021, 12:23
Replies: 28
Views: 1,740
Posted By B Fraser

It seems to be thriving. Now if you could get...

It seems to be thriving. Now if you could get sixpence back on returning the empties ........... :ok:

New Silk Road in 2020: Covid-19, increased traffic and empty containers | RailFreight.com...
Forum: Jet Blast
15th Sep 2021, 11:00
Replies: 28
Views: 1,740
Posted By B Fraser

Commercial ideas never have a sell by date when...

Commercial ideas never have a sell by date when there is a dollar to be turned. As for the security question, they seem to manage ok elsewhere.
Forum: Jet Blast
15th Sep 2021, 06:47
Replies: 28
Views: 1,740
Posted By B Fraser

Recently, I tried to buy a couple of 20L Jerry...

Recently, I tried to buy a couple of 20L Jerry Cans and found that the nearest stockists to me in the West Country were an hour away. One supplier only had a single can in stock so I resorted to the...
Forum: Jet Blast
14th Sep 2021, 13:50
Replies: 11,826
Views: 1,563,116
Posted By B Fraser

Let's see what The Lancet has to say..... very...

Let's see what The Lancet has to say..... very interesting if slightly worrying.

The origin of bovine spongiform encephalopathy: the human prion disease hypothesis - The Lancet...
Forum: Jet Blast
14th Sep 2021, 11:57
Replies: 11,826
Views: 1,563,116
Posted By B Fraser

Read my post again, carefully. I did not say that...

Read my post again, carefully. I did not say that it did not originate in the UK as I simply don't know. The French have now acknowledged that their situation was very much worse than was admitted...
Forum: Jet Blast
14th Sep 2021, 06:50
Replies: 11,826
Views: 1,563,116
Posted By B Fraser

The effectiveness of BSE reporting in France left...

The effectiveness of BSE reporting in France left a lot to be desired. Here's a link to a report produced by the French Institute of Health And Medical Research stating

"only 103 BSE cases were...
Forum: Jet Blast
13th Sep 2021, 14:55
Replies: 11,826
Views: 1,563,116
Posted By B Fraser

You have called me a liar and jingoistic which is...

You have called me a liar and jingoistic which is rather ironic. I don't hide behind a false name and those that know me will be amused by your opinion. Please read the article properly and the...
Forum: Jet Blast
13th Sep 2021, 12:49
Replies: 11,826
Views: 1,563,116
Posted By B Fraser

France had BSE in the 1980's but kept it off the...

France had BSE in the 1980's but kept it off the front pages. It really took hold in the 1990's however it was the UK that went public and drew all the flak.

Yes, we had mad cow disease too,...
Forum: Jet Blast
12th Sep 2021, 21:51
Replies: 10,090
Views: 4,535,149
Posted By B Fraser

Crikey, I was not a fan of the halo when it was...

Crikey, I was not a fan of the halo when it was introduced however it has stopped LH from spending the rest of his life in a wheelchair or worse. Had his helmet taken the weight of that wheel, it...
Forum: Jet Blast
8th Sep 2021, 06:17
Replies: 11,826
Views: 1,563,116
Posted By B Fraser

That isn't quite the full picture Mr Jas. ...

That isn't quite the full picture Mr Jas.

The Irish have a mechanism called BEPS (Base Erosion and Profit Shifting) which renders the effective tax rates to be 2.2% to 4.5%. The EU are intending...
Forum: Jet Blast
7th Sep 2021, 16:29
Replies: 11,826
Views: 1,563,116
Posted By B Fraser

With probably with as much foresight and...

With probably with as much foresight and diligence as they showed before the Celtic Tiger years. Yes, the EU will probably force Ireland to harmonise corporation tax rates whereupon the large...
Forum: Jet Blast
7th Sep 2021, 13:23
Replies: 11,826
Views: 1,563,116
Posted By B Fraser

I didn't say that at all. It is thankfully no...

I didn't say that at all. It is thankfully no longer my circus and no longer my monkey. Meanwhile thanks to the strange way in which Ireland measures its' economy....or leprechaunomics as dubbed by...
Forum: Jet Blast
7th Sep 2021, 06:25
Replies: 10
Views: 1,164
Posted By B Fraser

Do they serve a donut with the coffee ? Just...

Do they serve a donut with the coffee ? Just wondering.
Forum: Jet Blast
3rd Sep 2021, 14:16
Replies: 11,826
Views: 1,563,116
Posted By B Fraser

That makes Ireland the second highest contributor...

That makes Ireland the second highest contributor per capita after Luxembourg so congratulations. Well done also for having access to a labour market with unemployment rates that average 7.1% or 7.8%...
Forum: Jet Blast
3rd Sep 2021, 11:33
Replies: 11,826
Views: 1,563,116
Posted By B Fraser

I agree that if you are paying tax in Ireland...

I agree that if you are paying tax in Ireland then it is a sh*tshow as you are now having to subsidise the great EU idea instead of being a net beneficiary.

Economics 101 indeed !

Ireland to...
Forum: Jet Blast
3rd Sep 2021, 06:45
Replies: 11,826
Views: 1,563,116
Posted By B Fraser

Meanwhile another "despite Brexit" headline. ...

Meanwhile another "despite Brexit" headline.

Financial services exports to Europe rise despite Brexit (world-news-monitor.com)...
Forum: Jet Blast
29th Aug 2021, 06:50
Replies: 11,826
Views: 1,563,116
Posted By B Fraser

The country with the greatest driver shortage...

The country with the greatest driver shortage is.......... Poland.

Drivers will ply their trade where they get the best reward / cost of living ratio that allows the greatest purchasing power in...
26th Aug 2021, 06:34
Replies: 95
Views: 18,620
Posted By B Fraser

You are correct........they were already there. ...

You are correct........they were already there.

"Behind the scenes, actions were speaking louder than words. In what would appear to be a clear breach of President Mitterrand's embargo, a French...
Forum: Jet Blast
25th Aug 2021, 09:34
Replies: 68
Views: 6,776
Posted By B Fraser

The 2021 award for thread drift seems to be in...

The 2021 award for thread drift seems to be in the bag.

I was over in Ireland a few years ago and went to a staff Christmas party which was naturally held in a pub. As the food was being served, a...
Forum: Jet Blast
24th Aug 2021, 12:06
Replies: 68
Views: 6,776
Posted By B Fraser

And another example...... ...

And another example......

https://www.msn.com/en-gb/cars/news/extinction-rebellion-founder-admits-she-drives-a-diesel-car/ar-AANEveV?ocid=msedgntp
Forum: Jet Blast
23rd Aug 2021, 15:54
Replies: 302
Views: 33,539
Posted By B Fraser

No, quite simply because it's not my monkey and...

No, quite simply because it's not my monkey and not my circus. I'm sure the same goes for 99% of the wokerati who were foaming at the mouth over Trump but are strangely silent on Biden. I guess they...
Forum: Jet Blast
23rd Aug 2021, 13:52
Replies: 302
Views: 33,539
Posted By B Fraser

Err yes, and keeping an eye on the usual social...

Err yes, and keeping an eye on the usual social media channels that were full to the brim of anti-Trump whining. Don't get me wrong, he has the intellect of a rocking horse and much of it was...
Forum: Jet Blast
23rd Aug 2021, 05:31
Replies: 302
Views: 33,539
Posted By B Fraser

One thing I have noticed is that the woke brigade...

One thing I have noticed is that the woke brigade are strangely quiet. When Trump was around, they were howling in protest at everything he said. Now that their poster boy is in charge and people are...
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