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Re: Things you've always wanted to know......

Postby DM on Thu May 16, 2019 2:09 pm

delbert wrote:Didn't the Blues Brothers delay them or send them somewhere else?


I thought they said they broke down?
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Re: Things you've always wanted to know......

Postby DasNutNock on Thu May 16, 2019 2:23 pm

James P wrote:What I don’t understand is The Good Old Boys turned up when the bar was closing??? They missed the gig! What’s that all about?


They were late, somewhat of a massive plot contrivance that. I can't remember the full movie that has a bunch of scenes added that missed the theatrical cut (Jake quitting his job, and nicking the can of glue etc.) very well, but I don't particularly remember a scene where they delayed or misdirected the Good Old Boys in advance of them rocking up at Bob's Country Bunker, and nicking their gig. Just a bit of lazy writing, which in the grand scheme of things, hardly dents what is one of the most rewatchable movies of all time.
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Re: Things you've always wanted to know......

Postby DasNutNock on Thu May 16, 2019 2:24 pm

SCMODS?
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Re: Things you've always wanted to know......

Postby Samba on Thu May 16, 2019 10:48 pm

DasNutNock wrote:SCMODS?

State/County/Municipal Offender Data System.
Similar to ANPR?
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Re: Things you've always wanted to know......

Postby White Goodman on Fri May 17, 2019 2:20 pm

If I log into Gmail tethered to my personal mobile and send an email through it but the hardware I'm using is my work laptop. Could my firm any way of ever seeing that email.

If they can is it so remote a possibility that I can probably send it without concern?

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Re: Things you've always wanted to know......

Postby sendô on Fri May 17, 2019 2:39 pm

^ Whitey's emailing out dick pics again.
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Re: Things you've always wanted to know......

Postby White Goodman on Fri May 17, 2019 3:02 pm

sendô wrote:^ Whitey's emailing out dick pics again.


****....do you work in my firm's IT Department ??
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Re: Things you've always wanted to know......

Postby Samba on Fri May 17, 2019 5:36 pm

White Goodman wrote:If I log into Gmail tethered to my personal mobile and send an email through it but the hardware I'm using is my work laptop. Could my firm any way of ever seeing that email.

If it was through your work email, obviously definitely yes.
However, you are emailing it through a password protected third party email account so, unless you save your password or they are actively monitoring your doings at that very moment, you would think that it should be fairly safe to do.
I'd wait 'til someone who knows what they're talking about, answers you!
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Re: Things you've always wanted to know......

Postby James P on Fri May 17, 2019 5:49 pm

DasNutNock wrote:Just a bit of lazy writing, which in the grand scheme of things, hardly dents what is one of the most rewatchable movies of all time.


One of those movies I physically can’t switch over from when I see it’s on.
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Re: Things you've always wanted to know......

Postby Monkeybubbles on Fri May 17, 2019 5:54 pm

Samba wrote:unless you save your password or they are actively monitoring your dong at that very moment


FIFY
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Re: Things you've always wanted to know......

Postby prophet:marginal on Fri May 17, 2019 7:33 pm

Anyway, back to The Blues Brothers.

Is it just The Commitments in Pork Pie Hats?
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Re: Things you've always wanted to know......

Postby Cuenca 'ammer on Fri May 17, 2019 7:49 pm

went to the pre-opening of The Blue Brothers in 'ouston courtesy of a local rock station back in the day.

free tee shirt, on the front Belushi and Ackroyd caricatures as TBB and on the back - "We're on a mission from God."

the amount of people who offered me stuff for that...

never sold it...eventually it wore out (or I outgrew it !!!)


:D

as for The Commitments...my go to feel good movie...

brilliant............

:thup:

what did Evel Kneivel want...

he said that God sent him

what - on a f**king Suzuki..

:D

I've just seen Imelda Quirk's arse......
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Re: Things you've always wanted to know......

Postby White Goodman on Fri May 17, 2019 8:06 pm

Samba wrote:Or they are actively monitoring your doings at that very moment,


Thanks but that's my point if they are not providing my connection to the internet then surely they can't be monitoring what I'm doing? I was more concerned that there might be some residual trace of that webpage in my computer's history once I'm reconnected back to the work network but assume if they tried to access it , then it would ask them for a password?
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Re: Things you've always wanted to know......

Postby Samba on Fri May 17, 2019 10:23 pm

Samba wrote:unless you save your password or they are actively monitoring your dong at that very moment

Monkeybubbles wrote:FIFY

I didn't like to say it but yes, that's what he's expressly worried about
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Re: Things you've always wanted to know......

Postby Samba on Fri May 17, 2019 10:29 pm

Samba wrote:Or they are actively monitoring your doings at that very moment,

White Goodman wrote:Thanks but that's my point if they are not providing my connection to the internet then surely they can't be monitoring what I'm doing? I was more concerned that there might be some residual trace of that webpage in my computer's history once I'm reconnected back to the work network but assume if they tried to access it , then it would ask them for a password?

That's what I would think as well, WG.
Always treat the laptop like an internet cafe device & you should be ok.
Perhaps clear your history/cookies as well, after every use?
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Re: Things you've always wanted to know......

Postby pablo jaye on Sat May 18, 2019 5:55 pm

prophet:marginal wrote:Anyway, back to The Blues Brothers.

Is it just The Commitments in Pork Pie Hats?


Given that the Blues Brothers was made first, I’d suggest that if anything, The Commitments is The Blues Brothers without pork pie hats. :wink:

Anyway, back onto the thread subject ... what are the great big covers with team logos that are used for big sporting events made of, and what happens to them after the game kicks off. An example are the huge Man C and Watford ones draped across the pitch as the National Anthem was being warbled out.

Seems to me that they are totally pointless, a waste of money and an unnecessary use of plastic.
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Re: Things you've always wanted to know......

Postby Samba on Sat May 18, 2019 10:42 pm

Why didn't Kanye & Fat A*se call their latest, Haverford?
Apparently they've named it after a recording studio, Sarm West.
Oh, hang on a minute, it's Psalm, not Sarm.
At least there's nothing pretentious about that..
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Re: Things you've always wanted to know......

Postby James P on Sun May 19, 2019 6:54 pm

Why is the rule about putting the ball into the middle of the scrum in rugby never upheld? They don’t even pretend to make it look like a fair put in half the time.
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Re: Things you've always wanted to know......

Postby jastons on Sun May 19, 2019 10:30 pm

James P wrote:Why is the rule about putting the ball into the middle of the scrum in rugby never upheld? They don’t even pretend to make it look like a fair put in half the time.


It's the same in football with taking a free kick or throw in in the correct place.
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Re: Things you've always wanted to know......

Postby sendô on Mon May 20, 2019 9:08 am

^ Or foul throws, which happen more or less every single match.
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