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by GeoNeil
Sat May 27, 2006 8:07 pm
Forum: South Shields General Notice Board
Topic: the end of the jpeg
Replies: 1
Views: 377

Windows Media Photo should offer better pictures at double that level, he said. "We can do it in half the size of a JPEG file."
Didn't they used to say that about Windows Media Audio in comparsion to MP3? (and they were wrong)
by GeoNeil
Wed Apr 12, 2006 12:16 pm
Forum: South Shields General Notice Board
Topic: BMWs
Replies: 30
Views: 3191

Aren't 911's getting to be a little common in themselves? :P

I'd have thought that Spodge was more the Lambourghini type of girl :) Fast, loud and expensive :D
by GeoNeil
Wed Apr 12, 2006 11:46 am
Forum: South Shields General Notice Board
Topic: IRAN.............FREND OR FOE.........
Replies: 28
Views: 2713

Well, bearing in mind that this high-mindedness comes most loudly from the USA, which not only has more nuclear weapons than any other country in the world is the only country in history to have used nuclear weapons in anger. Iran's president (whose name I have trouble spelling) claiming to deny the...
by GeoNeil
Mon Apr 10, 2006 3:23 pm
Forum: South Shields General Notice Board
Topic: CCTV
Replies: 5
Views: 787

I'd imagine Spodge'd get a fair bit for the *ahem* security videos! :lol: :oops:
by GeoNeil
Mon Apr 10, 2006 3:00 pm
Forum: South Shields General Notice Board
Topic: new member
Replies: 69
Views: 6216

Remind me... why is this board so quiet again?

Oh and mr-angry.... GOOD RIDDANCE :5baby:

(although I do have a feeling of deja vu regarding your stroming off and never comnig back post)
by GeoNeil
Thu Mar 30, 2006 11:55 am
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: Digital television
Replies: 11
Views: 772

They could be referring to new standards in digital TV, it would probably cost up to £570 for HDTV (think TV at the same resolution as your PC monitor which is MUCH higher than your existing TV or the current digital DVB-T standards) current digital TV boxes can only use a compression standard calle...
by GeoNeil
Thu Mar 30, 2006 11:37 am
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: Mongrels
Replies: 64
Views: 4118

I'm still waiting to see Goodnight and Good Luck and Tsotsi
by GeoNeil
Thu Mar 30, 2006 11:20 am
Forum: South Shields General Notice Board
Topic: Westgate house....
Replies: 2
Views: 544

I only know that building as being a huge monstrosity between The Union Rooms and Revolution which the unfortunate use as a car park. I say unfortunate becaue pigeons and kittiwakes use it as a toilet and the cars parked underneath are often buried under about six inches of bird droppings. The Union...
by GeoNeil
Wed Mar 29, 2006 12:54 pm
Forum: South Shields General Notice Board
Topic: Americans outdo thmemselves...
Replies: 1
Views: 490

Americans outdo thmemselves...

A websearch for Sparkie Williams the amaing taking budgie who is currently stuffed and mounted at the Hancock brought up this little joy... The amazing thing is that he speaks in a British accent. Yeah... 'cos like... that weird way they talk on BBC America and stuff... that's just another part of t...
by GeoNeil
Wed Mar 29, 2006 12:35 pm
Forum: South Shields General Notice Board
Topic: can you spot it
Replies: 9
Views: 672

Aye but young 'uns the day, thu wunt knaa watta record player is man :5geezer:
by GeoNeil
Wed Mar 29, 2006 12:24 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: Mongrels
Replies: 64
Views: 4118

I certainly never made the connection between the word "mongrel" and anything racialist. I took the word mongrel in that sense to mean "dog" and applied not in a racist sense (as in only those of mixed parentage would engage in that crime) The synonym I had in mind when I read that word was "scumbag...
by GeoNeil
Wed Mar 29, 2006 12:11 pm
Forum: South Shields General Notice Board
Topic: What CD's are you blasting out right now?
Replies: 35
Views: 3628

Jenny, it's illegal to mix music that ecclectic :shock: :wink: Lol...Two of them are for a 'compare and contrast' essay...guess which ones... System of a Down -v- Guns N Roses - comparing heavy metal type sort of thing form two adjacent decades? or Joni Mitchell -v- Bob Dylan - comparing to big (hy...
by GeoNeil
Wed Mar 29, 2006 11:34 am
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: okay............whatz this from then..........?
Replies: 20
Views: 1525

Casino Royale (1967) (original version from the 60s) with Peter Sellers, Ursula Andress and Woody Allen... pictured is David Niven
by GeoNeil
Tue Mar 28, 2006 10:36 am
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: okay............whatz this from then..........?
Replies: 20
Views: 1525

Not a hammer horror
by GeoNeil
Tue Mar 28, 2006 10:26 am
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: okay............whatz this from then..........?
Replies: 20
Views: 1525

My turn now...

Image
by GeoNeil
Tue Mar 28, 2006 10:10 am
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: okay............whatz this from then..........?
Replies: 20
Views: 1525

The Night of the Hunter

(I did cheat though, I recognised the image but had to search IMDb for more hints!)
by GeoNeil
Tue Mar 28, 2006 9:46 am
Forum: South Shields General Notice Board
Topic: WHO LIKES A GOOD ROAST??
Replies: 15
Views: 956

I'm single living in a one-bed flat and living on alcoholic beverages and I've cooked myself a roast in the past, good to have the leftovers the next morning as well :5obsessed: Quite proud of myself when I did it too! Having said that, it's not something I engage in often as cooking a roast just ta...
by GeoNeil
Mon Mar 27, 2006 7:03 am
Forum: South Shields General Notice Board
Topic: Crisps
Replies: 19
Views: 1480

I remember Burton's XL (was it Butron's?) and Riley's crisps off the pop man! Also Walker's Max from a few years back before they were remarketed as a sort of fake McCoy's and the flavoursx had names like HARD CHEESE, particularly memorable was the Salt and Vinegar flavour solely because eating them...
by GeoNeil
Sat Mar 25, 2006 9:57 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: Barmy survey on Sunderland
Replies: 5
Views: 868

At the botom of here is a list of famous people from Sunderland... ...in that list is The Shivvers... ...having never heard of this band I deicde to check out their Wikipedia page... ...I get redirected to another band page... Paraphrased... The Infidels are a band from Uxbridge, Down South, near Lo...
by GeoNeil
Sat Mar 25, 2006 9:20 pm
Forum: The Corner Shop
Topic: Global warming etc.
Replies: 43
Views: 4359

Try dragging the map around and experimenting.

One moment of humour is watching Middlesborough sink below the seas... with just the Riverside Stadium poking over the surface! Waterlogged pitch?

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