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|Your Choice - McCain or Obama? |
| Hi All,
Now I know we normally stay away from political topics as they can
sometimes turn into long drawn out arguments - which we try to avoid.
However with just a few days before the US presidential elections I
tho ... |
|Free Coffee @ MMG Ayios Nickolaos |
| The lovely people in thw MMG Cafe have bought a new coffe maker. To get them used to using it, there offing free Tea & Coffee for today while they learn to use it.
They have WiFi too ... |
|film reviews |
what about a section on film reviews?
especially as winter is around the corner.
i ve watched some fantastic films but also wasted precious hours on my life watching trash...itd be great to hear of some fab recommen ... |
|British expat becomes mayor(in Spain) |
| A British expat guy has landed the job of mayor in a small Spanish town. He speaks only basic Spanish but is now in charge of the town. He got "promoted" from a small time councillor after the mayor, deputy and four more ... |
|Euro Debate |
Bit of a long link to read I know, but what are the predictions of the pundits in relation to the survival of the Euro (zone) should a member state either Bail out and go back to its original currency, or a single fin ... |
| We did IKEA when over recently with our friends and must say was impressed, food was lovely too and also impressed how they are making a nice mall there - no yobs and no litter yet either..... ... |
|You'll like this, ladies......lol! |
| Read before looking at picture|
Edge Designs is an all-women run company
That designs interior office space. They had a
Recent opportunity to do an office project in
The client allowed the w ...
|Gavino and Chubbzy - 18th Birthday tour !!! |
| Just to let the residents of Kapparis know that Gavino and Chubbzy arrive this afternoon to continue their 18th Birthday celebrations.
At one stage the trip was in doubt as Gavino has been ill for a few weeks.
I am su ... |
|Question for the quiz buffs? |
| Attended a quiz a couple of nights ago and sort of locked horns with the quizmaster over this one-
"What two islands are separated by The Bass Strait?"
The answer is of course is Australia and Tasmania HOWEVER,I took iss ... |
|Brittania High ITV |
| Anyone with ITV will be able to see Brittania High tonight ITV 6.15pm. My son is going to be in it although he doesn't know if its this episode or a future one. He is a breakdancer and if he has his BB name on it it's Ninja. ... |
|Children Fleeing The Nest |
| To all Mom's
How did you feel , When your Babies flee the nest into the big world
Surely i cant be on my own going upstairs opening her bedroom door and it's .......Tidy no only joking
|cheap airconditioning repairs !!!!!!!! |
| a picture paints a thousand words :? |
do you notice anything unusual.
|Moving to Cyprus Whoo Hooo |
| hi all another newbie here :D been coming to cyprus for 12 yrs now and bought a place in paralimini 6yrs ago and finally taking the plunge and moving over permantly in dec if i can get the container and dogs all organised in ... |
|Chrome dish drainer. |
| We bought a chrome type dish drainer rack thingy from Carrefour 3 weeks ago, its now gone rusty, so we took it back to the supermarket for a refund and were told this item is cheap ( 25 euro ) it is for the poor people, so t ... |
|Subprime Collapse |
| An accurate description of the cause of the problems leading up to the collapse:|
|American citizen tries to sue GOD. |
| A Cypriot friend of mine translated an article from a local Greek newspaper for me.
Apparently a couple of weeks ago a prominent businessman in Nebraska tried to sue God because "he" had allowed so many horrible things to h ... |
|Gurkha Justice Campaign |
| Hi Folks,
I've copied part of an e-mail from Joanna Lumley asking for signatures on a petition for the above campaign. As an ex-serviceman, although I never had the honour of serving with the Gurkhas I did play darts agains ... |
|How's your geography? |
| http://www.lufthansa-usa.com/useugame2007/html/play.html ... |
|PC Games |
| For those who are into their pc's.....Whats your favourite PC Game youve played?
I can recommend an old 90's game called The 7th Guest, if youre into puzzles, and riddles. Followed by the sequel The 11th hour.
Kathy ... |
|Is another one about to go under..? |
More Doom & Gloom.
Several UK Tour operators buy seats on this airline for there package deals.
With these type of airlines dropping like flies, it makes me wonder how the media can say that more ...
|Red Devils at Dhekalia |
| Hi all,
For those interested - I understand that the Red Devils are training this
week at Dhekalia - a few parachute drops are expected to take place.
I was told about this earlier in the week and forgot to mention i ... |
|Singles Clubs? |
| Hi Does anyone know any singles clubs for 25+ on the Island?
Alex ... |
| For anyone living in the Oroklini/Pyla area, has anyone tried the new bar, Galu that's opened up on the Larnaca/Dhekelia road? ... |
|Book Reviews |
| Hi All,|
Following on from the & threads
I had the startling idea - what about a Book Reviews thread :)
So here it is - feel free to add your favourites, what your reading now,
or what to stay ...
|mary and bill |
| how are you both doing now have not heard anything on your recoveries in some time now. ... |
|used car warranty |
| he has been told that he can claim for this .trading standards have told him he can go along the route of sales of goods act (forgot what he said now :roll: ) also as he paid with a credit card he can claim from them and the ... |
|Brokeback ruined everything! |
| taken from the sun :lol: ... |
|Property sales |
| I was just wondering, what with the credit crunch in the UK, how property sales in Cyprus have been affected.
Property prices have dropped in the UK of course whereas in Cyprus they appear to have gone through the roof. It ... |
|Big Cat Live |
Well, how dissapointing was that?
Much prefer the Big Cat Diary format, when you get lots of action condensed into a series. Watching Hyena pups is great, but not for as long as was shown last night.
I even went ... |
|THE UGLY FROG |
| An older lady was somewhat lonely and decided she needed a pet to keep her company. So, off to the pet shop she went. She searched and searched. None of the pets seemed to catch her interest, except this ugly frog. As she wa ... |
|"Flame Warriors" |
| Thought there was just 'Trolls', eh?|
An oldie (but goodie?) from the pre-WWW days, but still true today.
Which one (or 'ones') are you ?
(please limit comments to description about yourself - I'm sure n ...
| An answer that only a child from Glasgow could think of.
I was testing the children in my local Sunday school class to see if they understood the concept of getting to Heaven.
I asked them, 'If I sold my house and ... |
|Little Tony |
| Little Tony was 9 years old and was staying with his grandmother for a few days.
He'd been playing outside with the other kids for a while when he came into the house and asked her,
'Grandma, what's that called when t ... |
| Gordon Brown, or Gordon the Useless One as he is known by many of his colleagues was looking for a lady of the night.
He found three such girls in a local pub, a blonde, a brunette, and a redhead.
To the blonde he said ... |
|Marsden Cuckoo |
| Hi Christine,
I'm not sure your version of the story of the "Marsden Cuckoo" is entirely correct, not that it matters anyway, it's probably just folklore.
The way I understand it is that to the good people of Marsden, sitt ... |
|Pearly Gates |
| 40 Gypsies arrive at the Pearly Gates complete with caravans and 4x4's.
St. Peter arrives at the gatehouse, considers the situation and phones God.
"There are 40 travellers out here, do I let them in?" he says.
God ... |
|UK Weather |
| Its been realy cold today in the UK
The temperature seems to have dropped all of a sudden
Central heating on plus the fire Brrr
3 weeks ago we were in Cyprus , lovely hot weather
looks like another trip over to get some ... |
|Hello to everyone |
| Just got back from 3 glorious months in Cyprus and so I've a lot of catching up to do. Surprisingly we had rain on three occasions in late September, unusual I gather. Also the pool had got a bit too cold to use but the sea ... |
|Olympic Games |
| An Englishman, a Scotsman and an Irishman arrived at the opening ceremony of the summer Olympics without tickets, hoping to talk their way in.
Security was very tight and every attempt they made was met with a stern refusal ... |
|God save the Queen |
| The Queen was showing the Archbishop of Canterbury round the Royal Stables one day, when one of her prize stallions farted so loudly, it couldn't be ignored.
"Oh dear!" said Her Majesty, "how very embarrassing, I'm so fri ... |
|His father's son |
| An Englishman, a Scotsman and an Irishman were standing at the bar one evening discussing their respective sons.
The Englishman commented, "My son was born on St. George's Day so naturally we called him George"
The Sc ... |
|FAO P07 |
Happy Birthday Paul!!!!
While you're enjoying your birthday cake and 'borinlager' this evening :D I'll be in a dentists chair having 45 minutes of dental treatment :cry:
Hope you have a great day. ...
|new years eve |
| have the kids looking to go out for new year for a few days,but they want to know what goes on if anything in aiya napa. have down a search but nowt came up though i,am sure i have seen it on ere b4 ... |
| The EU has a press office to counter the 'Euromyths' published in British tabloids. I've taken some of these from their site, but searched for others.
All would obviously be discounted if we'd been told them in a pub but ... |
|Old Jones' nickname |
| An Englishman moved to a small mining village in Wales.
Eager to fit into the community, he set about making himself known to the residents.
He spied an old man sitting on a bench outside the post office and so stopped ... |
|How to wash a toilet |
| This was simply too much of a time-saver not to share it with you......|
HOW TO WASH A TOILET................
1) Put both lids of the toilet up and add 1/8 cup of pet shampoo to the water in the bowl.
2) Pic ...
|Forum Members Ronnie & Sleb |
| Just to say I met both these two this week, Ronnie for some work so a big thanks to him. Went to Slebs place and he showed me some Magazines from our time in the Junior army in early 70's so cheers Sleb brought back some gre ... |
|Those little darlings |
| Why We Love Children
1. A nursery school pupil told his teacher he'd found a cat, but it
'How do you know that the cat was dead?' she asked her pupil.
'Because I pissed in its ear and it didn't move,' answere ... |
|Tony Blair |
| Today's BBC website 'mini-quiz'|
A shock - if the 'Yale Daily News' is to be believed - as a young man dear Tone was 'economical with the truth' about his beliefs for personal gain.
Glad he got it out of the way b ...
|2nd hand shop |
| Hi everyone,
does any one know of a secondhand shop or somewhere that buys furniture. I've a bed & headboards to get rid of, bed has hardly been used!
Thanks guys Mike the sagalout ... |