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by Jim McCreadie
Sun Aug 18, 2019 9:39 am
Forum: McBlether's Lounge
Topic: Hypocritical China
Replies: 7
Views: 2101

Re: Hypocritical China - AT IT AGAIN!

The current furore in Hong Kong originally related solely to HK’s controversial extradition treaty with China. QUESTION: How can China with it’s much-vaunted “one country, two systems” policy, have an extradition policy with itself? The extradition issue then morphed into democracy protests which, d...
by Jim McCreadie
Fri Aug 16, 2019 9:24 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: The Ultimate Embarrassment
Replies: 6
Views: 360

Re: The Ultimate Embarrassment

Thank you for your input Meg. IMHO, he’s had more than sufficient opportunities to amend his behaviour. Sadly, I fear he will be a talent lost due to his inability to exercise self-discipline! At day’s end, HE must WANT to change and we have seen no sign of that!! For the sake of the game, get him o...
by Jim McCreadie
Fri Aug 16, 2019 12:46 pm
Forum: Sports
Topic: The Ultimate Embarrassment
Replies: 6
Views: 360

Re: The Ultimate Embarrassment

I understand where you’re coming from Bonzo. Should it not NOW be the time to return to sportsmanlike behaviour? All sporting authorities should to make a stand “This far and no farther!”
by Jim McCreadie
Fri Aug 16, 2019 11:02 am
Forum: Sports
Topic: The Ultimate Embarrassment
Replies: 6
Views: 360

The Ultimate Embarrassment

NICK KYRGIOS! Petulant, bad tempered, spoiled brat. This sorry excuse for a “professional” sportsman should be banned from all major tournaments and never again selected to represent Australia. I have lost count of the number of ill-tempered tantrums yet he is permitted to continue playing. A lack o...
by Jim McCreadie
Fri Jul 05, 2019 12:12 am
Forum: Jokes & Fun Forum
Topic: Religious Squirrels
Replies: 1
Views: 676

Religious Squirrels

The Presbyterian church called a meeting to decide what to do concerning an infestation of squirrels. After much prayer and consideration, it was concluded the squirrels were predestined to be there, and the Church should not interfere with God's divine will. At the Baptist church, the squirrels dis...
by Jim McCreadie
Sun May 26, 2019 5:03 am
Forum: Jokes & Fun Forum
Topic: More Laughs from Down Under
Replies: 0
Views: 2098

More Laughs from Down Under

A man smelling of Buckfast and cigarettes sat down on a park bench next to a priest. The man's tie was stained, there was red lipstick on his face and collar, and a half-empty bottle of vodka was sticking out of a torn pocket. He opened his newspaper and began reading. After a few minutes he turned ...
by Jim McCreadie
Sat May 25, 2019 6:55 am
Forum: Computing & Forum related Issues
Topic: What's the ISD Code?
Replies: 2
Views: 4831

Re: What's the ISD Code?

Thank you. Here's hoping as it relates to payment to A&S Herald for Intimation.
by Jim McCreadie
Fri May 24, 2019 11:35 pm
Forum: Computing & Forum related Issues
Topic: What's the ISD Code?
Replies: 2
Views: 4831

What's the ISD Code?

URGENT! Is anyone able to advise the dial code to call from a UK landline telephone to an Australian mobile telephone? Thank you.
by Jim McCreadie
Fri May 03, 2019 10:15 pm
Forum: Jokes & Fun Forum
Topic: Smart Arse Answers
Replies: 4
Views: 950

Smart Arse Answers

SMART ARSE ANSWER 4 It was mealtime on a British Airways aircraft. "Would you like dinner?" the flight attendant asked a male passenger. "What are my choices?" the man asked. "Yes or no," she replied. SMART ARSE ANSWER 3 A lady was picking through the frozen chickens at a supermarket but couldn't fi...
by Jim McCreadie
Wed May 01, 2019 10:23 am
Forum: Jokes & Fun Forum
Topic: Frank - What a Guy!
Replies: 3
Views: 878

Frank - What a Guy!

A man walks out to the street and catches a taxi just going by. He gets into the taxi and the Cabbie says "Perfect timing. You’re just like Frank." Passenger : "Who?" Cabbie : "Frank Feldman. He’s a guy who did everything right all the time. Like my coming along when you needed a cab; things like th...
by Jim McCreadie
Wed Apr 10, 2019 2:57 am
Forum: Family Research (Genealogy) - Guest Posting Allowed.
Topic: Ship passanger lists
Replies: 8
Views: 4925

Re: Ship passanger lists

The Ardrossan & Saltcoats Herald of 16 Feb 1906 carried the Birth Notice of a female TAYLOR apparently born at "Eastfield", Gladstone Road, Saltcoats, father's forename listed as John. No details regarding mother.
by Jim McCreadie
Wed Apr 10, 2019 12:35 am
Forum: Family Research (Genealogy) - Guest Posting Allowed.
Topic: Ship passanger lists
Replies: 8
Views: 4925

Re: Ship passanger lists

Following data copyright South Africa War Graves Project provides an address in J/burg. It also indicates he was the youngest of the six children. In Memory Of TAYLOR, Robert Percy Howden Service Details - Age: 22 Date of Birth: 1922-05-21 Service No: 589430V Rank: Private Regiment: Royal Natal Carb...