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Forum: Techno-Babble 16 December 2018, 11:13 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 629
Posted By Hans Off
Does physical exertion using the implants produce...

Does physical exertion using the implants produce the same endorphin/ feel good effect as naturl exertion?

Otherwise what is the poing in going for a run with super legs* and not feeling good...
Forum: Social Studies 15 December 2018, 06:43 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,573
Posted By Hans Off
Well yes, I understand the system you have (now)...

Well yes, I understand the system you have (now) and I understand why people would want to carry over the entitlement.

It’s just a totally different concept to ours.
Forum: Social Studies 15 December 2018, 12:47 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,573
Posted By Hans Off
It is pretty high, and above statutory, but even...

It is pretty high, and above statutory, but even with that in the contract, the system was abused, not by employees overclaiming sick leave, but by managers refusing to sign off employees using sick...
Forum: Social Studies 14 December 2018, 11:43 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,573
Posted By Hans Off
This. This is the bit that is absolutely alien to...

This. This is the bit that is absolutely alien to us, and by logic, I am sure that (g)you cannot understand what is so hard to grasp about it.

It’s just not sick leave. Then point of sick...
Forum: Social Studies 14 December 2018, 09:01 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,573
Posted By Hans Off
To answer everyone in one swoop.. I...

To answer everyone in one swoop..



I may be grossly mistaken, but this is not a thing in the UK.

You work x years in a salaried position, you have x years of pension contirubutions....
Forum: Social Studies 14 December 2018, 01:45 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,573
Posted By Hans Off
I guess It’s the concept of “Banking sick...

I guess It’s the concept of

“Banking sick leave toward retirement calculation”

That baffles me. I know what all of those words mean individually, but not all put together like that! :lol:
...
Forum: Rantidote 14 December 2018, 01:32 PM
Replies: 215
Views: 13,751
Posted By Hans Off
The response to that response should be “So am I!”

The response to that response should be “So am I!”
Forum: Social Studies 13 December 2018, 09:46 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,573
Posted By Hans Off
(basically in response to your whole post) ...

(basically in response to your whole post)

That is exactly the right attitude to take I think.

I applaud it.

On other posts, As someone from the UK, the concept of ”carrying over” sick day...
Forum: Social Studies 13 December 2018, 02:27 PM
Replies: 74
Views: 2,573
Posted By Hans Off
Indeed. Setting company policy because of...

Indeed. Setting company policy because of something they cannot change (the non zero probability of people abusing the system) is an awful nail to hang policy on..

General rant:

Why not go by...
Forum: SLC 01 December 2018, 10:31 AM
Replies: 150
Views: 21,921
Posted By Hans Off
Sounds like a night to treasure! I didn’t...

Sounds like a night to treasure!

I didn’t see the Roast Dinner offer coming! Quite an opening gambit!
Forum: SLC 25 November 2018, 11:13 AM
Replies: 477
Views: 44,307
Posted By Hans Off
My favourite colour for Ferrari

My favourite colour for Ferrari
Forum: Rantidote 24 November 2018, 08:05 PM
Replies: 462
Views: 27,622
Posted By Hans Off
Also some ear and hearing issues in old age can...

Also some ear and hearing issues in old age can bring on dementia like behaviours and symptoms.
Forum: SLC 24 November 2018, 08:03 PM
Replies: 477
Views: 44,307
Posted By Hans Off
‘50’s or ‘80’s?

‘50’s or ‘80’s?
Forum: Amusement Bark 21 November 2018, 03:00 PM
Replies: 605
Views: 157,519
Posted By Hans Off
:lol: I’m much much more easily annoyed than you!...

:lol: I’m much much more easily annoyed than you! I remember getting andgry about the forced participation in events and social media (points?) in some of the previous iterations of this and dimilar...
Forum: SLC 20 November 2018, 09:58 PM
Replies: 180
Views: 21,907
Posted By Hans Off
Cheryl Cole (Fernandez, Tweedy, Whatever, always...

Cheryl Cole (Fernandez, Tweedy, Whatever, always Cole to me, you know her with the bum roses tatoo? https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cheryl_(singer))

Gads about in her very own CH47 Chinook. (You...
Forum: Amusement Bark 20 November 2018, 09:41 PM
Replies: 605
Views: 157,519
Posted By Hans Off
Ugh. I am a great lover of driving games and even...

Ugh. I am a great lover of driving games and even fairly enjoyed Forza Horizon 2, but almost everything you have said puts me right off.

The only potential sell for me would have been the...
Forum: SLC 15 November 2018, 09:31 PM
Replies: 770
Views: 98,494
Posted By Hans Off
By all accounts a fantastic book. I’ve heard...

By all accounts a fantastic book. I’ve heard quite a few interviews that he has done as well, His tales of his encounter with Jeremy Hunt is particularly eye opening.
Forum: SLC 10 November 2018, 10:42 PM
Replies: 565
Views: 42,046
Posted By Hans Off
One and three I think. Three, because the...

One and three I think.

Three, because the icebreaker on my Geology Course was a “Wine and Cheese Party*” which invariably ended up with both Students and some lecturers alike getting absolutley...
Forum: Fun House 10 November 2018, 10:38 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,361
Posted By Hans Off
Fantastic. I am a massive fan of Savage. I’m...

Fantastic. I am a massive fan of Savage. I’m obsessed with his podcasts!
Forum: SLC 10 November 2018, 10:01 PM
Replies: 477
Views: 44,307
Posted By Hans Off
To quote the immortal Eccles ...

To quote the immortal Eccles





Yep. The circuit was completley open to everyone when that was filmed!
Forum: SLC 10 November 2018, 12:36 AM
Replies: 477
Views: 44,307
Posted By Hans Off
Ahh, Specifically, It wasn’t. It’s an...

Ahh, Specifically,



It wasn’t. It’s an evolution of the D-type, quite different and also available as a road legal car.

Here is a better link, An on-board lap of Le Mans in the D Type. This...
Forum: SLC 10 November 2018, 12:30 AM
Replies: 565
Views: 42,046
Posted By Hans Off
Justt plucking this as an exambple... ...

Justt plucking this as an exambple...



Wow. That is a tremendous cultural gulf. In the UK, (and probably much of europe) that paragraph is kind of amazing.
Forum: Fun House 10 November 2018, 12:22 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,361
Posted By Hans Off
That’s quite an amusing video, but a serious...

That’s quite an amusing video, but a serious rebutttal needs to be more “Show, Don’t tell”!
Forum: SLC 08 November 2018, 10:09 PM
Replies: 150
Views: 21,921
Posted By Hans Off
Very helpful! We’ll give it a spin and report...

Very helpful! We’ll give it a spin and report back!
Forum: SLC 08 November 2018, 10:02 PM
Replies: 477
Views: 44,307
Posted By Hans Off
Despite what Wikipedia says, The E was an...

Despite what Wikipedia says, The E was an evolution of the C and the D and was raced, very successfully, I think though it was the first available road going verison, although you can buy C and D...
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