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Author Archives: Pauline Randall

Interesting afternoon with trains and snow…

It should have been straightforward. Drop husband at station to catch train to Dundee and then onto Aberdeen Head home via Tesco In Tesco get a text message to say train is a bit late Immediately followed by phone call to say train cancelled. Retu…Continue Reading

Early birthday greetings from All Bar One ;) Just had an email wishing me a happy birthday and…

via allbarone.co.uk sending me an offer. Very nice except that my birthday isn’t until the spring. On checking the details they held it seems that the DOB went to the default as I’d not entered anything. On the first of January I’ll be 111. I’ll b…Continue Reading

Distinct whiff of hypocrisy – Gulf of Mexico oil leak: US sues BP for spill damages

via bbc.co.uk Sanctimonious presentation about the dread deeds of the oil companies. Somewhat hypocritical coming from the country with some of the highest demand for oil (gasoline) and production of pollution worldwide.Continue Reading

Prize for unintelligible blog comment of the day…

Eventually, I set up the understanding I was searching out for. We’ve got been carrying out due diligence on this subject, and for 4 days I protect acquiring web-sites which are intended to have what I am hunting for, only to become disappointed m…Continue Reading

BBC News – Wikileaks founder Assange bailed, but release delayed

The lawyer said the only correspondence his client had received was a note telling him that a copy of Time magazine sent to him had been destroyed because the cover bore his photograph. via bbc.co.uk Well, I guess a copy of Time magazine would be …Continue Reading

I’m not sure I actually understand this…

…and on the subject of dodgy blog comments 😉Continue Reading

@polly_poodle covets Dr R’s dinner

Polly doesn’t like to think you’re ignoring her so makes it pretty obvious that she’s after your dinner. Cheeky girl!Continue Reading

December 2010 – snow pictures

via flickr.com Had a bit of a skive this morning and went out take some snow pictures. The world doesn’t have enough photos of #uksnow 😉Continue Reading

Pauline Randall | DIASPORA*

Check out this website I found at diasp.org Trying out Diaspora – the app that would like to be a Facebook killer. I can’t see it so far…Continue Reading

Gritting maps for Fife from fifedirect

via fifedirect.org.uk Useful to see where is and isn’t getting gritted at the moment.Continue Reading