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Postby Snowhite » Sat Jun 11, 2016 11:16 pm

Just for Grammer :lol: :lol: :P






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Re: How To .......

Postby keeper » Sun Jun 12, 2016 10:35 pm

So that's what an ironing board looks like :shock: :shock:
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Re: How To .......

Postby Rocker » Mon Jun 13, 2016 5:43 pm

keeper wrote:So that's what an ironing board looks like :shock: :shock:

:lol: :lol: I'm going to let the family down now by telling this one. My Da used to pat out his good trousers and put them under the mattress to press them...none of your auld trousers presses or steam irons for that generation.
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Re: How To .......

Postby Micheál » Mon Jun 13, 2016 9:09 pm

Rocker wrote:
keeper wrote:So that's what an ironing board looks like :shock: :shock:

:lol: :lol: I'm going to let the family down now by telling this one. My Da used to pat out his good trousers and put them under the mattress to press them...none of your auld trousers presses or steam irons for that generation.


Finish the story Rocker - did he get out of them first?

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Re: How To .......

Postby Rocker » Tue Jun 14, 2016 12:34 pm

:lol: :lol: Micheál, He did get out of them. They were his good trousers and only worn on Sundays so rested under the mattress for the week. The suit he wore to work was ...well worn...he used to cycle to Dublin every day so it got many a knock. :lol: :lol:
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Re: How To .......

Postby Gulliver » Wed Jun 15, 2016 7:57 pm

On my favourite programme, Sheldon shows how to fold a shirt.

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Re: How To .......

Postby Zirco » Fri Jun 17, 2016 4:58 pm

:lol: :lol: :lol: Brill!! wuu wuu wuu
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Re: How To .......

Postby Snowhite » Sun Jun 19, 2016 12:06 am

Just in case any of you have forgot how to do this :lol: :lol: :lol: :P


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Re: How To .......

Postby Rocker » Sun Jun 19, 2016 10:30 am

Gawd Snowy...here I am 40 years of age and I have been tying my shoelaces incorrectly all them years. No wonder I am always tripping on the laces....and I was blaming Clark's shoes :lol: :lol:
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Re: How To .......

Postby Gerald » Sun Jun 19, 2016 1:19 pm

I've only just learned hoe to tell my left shoe from my right. I'm not quite ready to tackle laces just yet.
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Re: How To .......

Postby Snowhite » Sun Jun 19, 2016 10:31 pm

Rocker I thank god for Buckles when I was young ;)


Gerald your a Howl :lol: :lol: :lol:
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How to find out who's been calling you on the phone

Postby Gulliver » Sun Jul 24, 2016 4:58 pm

How to find out who's been calling you on the phone
Use the reverse phone directory.
Where do you find it?
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http://www.missedcallireland.com/
Only covers land lines, and excludes unlisted numbers - but useful nevertheless in many cases!
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Re: How To .......

Postby Micheál » Sun Jul 24, 2016 11:35 pm

While on this topic, I thought I might tell you of a recent experience. I kept getting calls where the phone rang only once. The numbers were different but all emanated from a foreign country where I knew nobody. I resisted the temptation to phone to see what was going on. Googling some of the numbers confirmed my suspicion that the numbers were premium rate lines which, if I had rung back, would cost me a packet.

But Ignoring the calls was problematic because they happened at all times of the day - and night.

My solution is to set up a Contact on my phone and register all the suspicious numbers under that Contact. Then I configured my phone to reject all calls from that Contact. I assembled about 6 numbers under this Method and there has been no recurrence.

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Re: How To .......

Postby Rocker » Thu Jul 28, 2016 11:25 am

Thanks for that tip Micheál. HID was plagued by those calls so he did your trick. Laughing.
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