16 posts • joined 27 Aug 2008
There are alternatives
There's always www.abebooks.co.uk .
What's "action short of strike action"?
What's "action short of strike action"? Loud and sustained tutting?
I'm not overweight...
I am underheight.
It's been done.
I'm fairly sure Robocop had one.
What's wrong with 'closing' ffs? 'Shuttering' is meaningless.
Er, I don't think so.
Looks more like a button on her blouse.
Dear oh dear
Blimey. Did El Reg get suddenly taken over by Ars Technica?
The Israelis are currently testing the new idea on Gaza. By the time they've finished there will only be rats left.
Well it ain't working
Both sites mentioned are accessible.
I had three goes at parsing it then gave up.
...was the original truck-driving prostitute slayer. Anyway, Viz made this joke about fifteen years ago.
I can't wait for Jurassic Thrush.
Shouldn't the CPS be making this kind of decision? I find it bizarre that the Police spent months and millions investigating the non-existent Cash-for-honours affair where it was never clear that any crime had been committed or that there were any victims, yet drops this one as soon as hits their desk.
I don't suspect a conspiracy here; I suspect a load of mouth-breathing detectives thought "oooh computers and networks that's really difficult, let's not bother."
Too much high table port
Why doesn't Wally Herriott ask St Johns for a few million? They wouldn't miss it. Alternatively, pop next door to Trinity because they've got more cash than they know what to do with.
"Emeritus Professor" = "senile twat".
..that inability to run Flash or Java isn't really a technical limitation per se. Someone high up in the Apple tree decided that those technologies were not going to be available.