snopes.com  

Go Back   snopes.com > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 500
Search took 0.05 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Gutter Monkey
Forum: Rantidote 15 January 2018, 04:34 PM
Replies: 342
Views: 16,707
Posted By Gutter Monkey
Yep, our outlets always have switches built into...

Yep, our outlets always have switches built into them:
https://i.imgur.com/u7aUa1p.jpg
Forum: Rantidote 14 January 2018, 02:41 PM
Replies: 342
Views: 16,707
Posted By Gutter Monkey
A housemate unplugged my electric toothbrush in...

A housemate unplugged my electric toothbrush in the bathroom so they could use the power outlet for something but they made sure to plug it back in when they were done, which was good of them....
Forum: SLC 14 January 2018, 02:35 PM
Replies: 174
Views: 8,504
Posted By Gutter Monkey
I was having a conversation with a friend about...

I was having a conversation with a friend about animated musical groups such as Josie and the Pussycats and The Archies and Alvin and the Chipmunks and we were trying to come up with modern examples....
Forum: SLC 14 January 2018, 02:25 PM
Replies: 120
Views: 7,608
Posted By Gutter Monkey
I don't get any charges at all for paying my rent...

I don't get any charges at all for paying my rent electronically, it comes straight out of my debit account. I pay all my bills electronically.
Forum: SLC 13 January 2018, 07:33 AM
Replies: 120
Views: 7,608
Posted By Gutter Monkey
Australia I pay both of those online and it's awesome.

I pay both of those online and it's awesome.
Forum: SLC 12 January 2018, 05:21 AM
Replies: 298
Views: 133,539
Posted By Gutter Monkey
Chicken It's almost that time of year again .... ...

It's almost that time of year again ....

https://i.imgur.com/r7by3O0.jpg
Forum: Rantidote 12 January 2018, 01:43 AM
Replies: 342
Views: 16,707
Posted By Gutter Monkey
Oh god, I had a compulsory group meeting at my...

Oh god, I had a compulsory group meeting at my job placement agency earlier this week where the staff member was presenting a scripted module about some junk which was supposed to take about an hour...
Forum: SLC 11 January 2018, 02:48 PM
Replies: 372
Views: 137,146
Posted By Gutter Monkey
Yep, use your discretion and avoid unnecessary...

Yep, use your discretion and avoid unnecessary risks. One of the earliest uses of the idiom was in Shakespeare's Henry IV, Part I when Falstaff avoids getting killed during a battle by shamefully...
Forum: Rantidote 11 January 2018, 02:32 PM
Replies: 342
Views: 16,707
Posted By Gutter Monkey
We have a power outlet hidden in the ceiling...

We have a power outlet hidden in the ceiling cavity above the kitchen, it's for the extractor fan above the stove/oven. I'm pretty sure that a permanent ceiling fan should be directly wired to mains...
Forum: Rantidote 10 January 2018, 05:55 AM
Replies: 342
Views: 16,707
Posted By Gutter Monkey
Hey now, it's only our roads that are melting in...

Hey now, it's only our roads that are melting in this heat
http://www.abc.net.au/news/2018-01-05/hume-freeway-melts-in-heat-in-victoria/9307344
Forum: Rantidote 09 January 2018, 02:18 PM
Replies: 342
Views: 16,707
Posted By Gutter Monkey
Australia Queensland is VERY MUCH in a different Australia...

Queensland is VERY MUCH in a different Australia than Melbourne. It's a whole different world up there. :lol:
Forum: Rantidote 08 January 2018, 07:49 PM
Replies: 342
Views: 16,707
Posted By Gutter Monkey
[citation needed] :p

[citation needed]



:p
Forum: SLC 08 January 2018, 04:16 AM
Replies: 174
Views: 8,504
Posted By Gutter Monkey
Vanishing Aw no, the council came and removed the big...

Aw no, the council came and removed the big castor oil plant that had been growing just outside my yard for years and years. :(

https://i.imgur.com/KUPdAbd.jpg
https://i.imgur.com/Vv4VvJR.jpg
...
Forum: Rantidote 08 January 2018, 04:09 AM
Replies: 342
Views: 16,707
Posted By Gutter Monkey
Nah, no fireplace. But there is an old gas heater...

Nah, no fireplace. But there is an old gas heater which we never use any more which should probably be inspected.

A year or two ago there was a distinct ozone smell around the fuse box (which is...
Forum: SLC 08 January 2018, 03:01 AM
Replies: 313
Views: 13,276
Posted By Gutter Monkey
Red kidney beans are especially high in the toxin...

Red kidney beans are especially high in the toxin phytohaemagglutinin, white kidney beans have a fraction of that amount and it's present in many other varieties of beans. ...
Forum: Rantidote 08 January 2018, 02:51 AM
Replies: 342
Views: 16,707
Posted By Gutter Monkey
The electrics in my house are very badly designed...

The electrics in my house are very badly designed and fairly dodgy and there's ridiculously few outlets throughout. There's only a single outlet in the bathroom so we have to take turns charging our...
Forum: Rantidote 08 January 2018, 02:38 AM
Replies: 342
Views: 16,707
Posted By Gutter Monkey
Bingo. Additionally, it's an extension onto the...

Bingo. Additionally, it's an extension onto the house which I suspect was constructed extremely cheaply and possibly not entirely legally. The kitchen doesn't have any built-in benchtops or counters...
Forum: Rantidote 07 January 2018, 10:16 AM
Replies: 342
Views: 16,707
Posted By Gutter Monkey
D'oh! I went to put my shopping away in the...

I went to put my shopping away in the fridge/freezer and noticed that the fridge light didn't come on .... it turns out that a housemate had unplugged the fridge so they could plug in their mixmaster...
Forum: SLC 05 January 2018, 05:43 AM
Replies: 174
Views: 8,504
Posted By Gutter Monkey
Icon204 Speaking of the weather, it's a pretty hot day...

Speaking of the weather, it's a pretty hot day here in Melbourne. The police just issued a traffic alert that there will be delays on the Hume freeway near Broadford because a 10km stretch of road is...
Forum: Rantidote 04 January 2018, 05:21 PM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,635
Posted By Gutter Monkey
A friend of mine has a Halloween manger which she...

A friend of mine has a Halloween manger which she keeps on display all year round.
https://i.imgur.com/VeSNpHO.png
Forum: Rantidote 04 January 2018, 07:27 AM
Replies: 744
Views: 216,224
Posted By Gutter Monkey
If you're going all the way across the city in...

If you're going all the way across the city in the late afternoon to visit a specific shop in a mall then look up what time the shop closes, not just the mall's closing time.

Luckily I thought to...
Forum: Rantidote 04 January 2018, 05:02 AM
Replies: 48
Views: 1,635
Posted By Gutter Monkey
Let me guess, the outcome was that you asked to...

Let me guess, the outcome was that you asked to see a manager, the manager correctly processed the return but the cashier was still convinced she was right and assumed the manager only agreed with...
Forum: Rantidote 03 January 2018, 12:39 PM
Replies: 342
Views: 16,707
Posted By Gutter Monkey
Dog TYSHTTP: keep your dog on a leash when you take...

TYSHTTP: keep your dog on a leash when you take it out in public. It doesn't matter how well trained it is because you can't predict whether there'll be other dogs running loose, or a car will...
Forum: Rantidote 03 January 2018, 11:47 AM
Replies: 342
Views: 16,707
Posted By Gutter Monkey
Yes actually ;)

Yes actually ;)
Forum: Rantidote 03 January 2018, 03:58 AM
Replies: 342
Views: 16,707
Posted By Gutter Monkey
You'd be surprised at how often people don't ask...

You'd be surprised at how often people don't ask obvious questions. About a year ago I was dressed up as Evel Knievel in a public park riding a BMX bike off a ramp into a river and there was quite a...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 500

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 09:25 PM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2018, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.