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    Free beer makes you poorly.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Julian_Boolean View Post
    I'm closer to the sea than space when I'm at work, but at home the reverse is true.
    Well I got that wrong because space is further from Earth than I thought, 62 miles apparently, I do not live 62 miles from the sea, I live about 6 miles from the sea, though currently the sea is about quarter of a mile away from me.

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    Quote Originally Posted by McNab View Post
    Bill Paxton (Hudson in Aliens) is in 3 of Arnold Schwarzenegger's biggest films.
    Trying not to google. ...
    True Lies is one of them though yeah,?

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    Flies always take off perpendicular to the surface they are on.

    This makes it really easy to kill them by clapping your hands above them bearing in mind the angle of the surface they are on. They are quick enough to fly up into the closing gap and get squished.

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    Quote Originally Posted by DefTrap View Post
    Trying not to google. ...
    True Lies is one of them though yeah,?
    Yep.

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    If a man goes to bed with an itchy bum, he wakes up with a smelly finger

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    Flaky orange bits on your willy while watching Baywatch are caused by eating Cheesy Wotsits .

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    Quote Originally Posted by Yorick View Post
    Free beer makes you poorly.
    And long term makes you portly

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    If everyone in the world held hands in a long line around the earth.. at least a third would drown

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    Pinocchio can cause a paradox by saying, "My nose will grow now".

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    Quote Originally Posted by Taipan View Post
    I'd always heard that but its actually not true and been debunked a few times now too.
    Perhaps sharks attract urine. I'd piss myself for sure.

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    Quote Originally Posted by slowsider View Post
    Perhaps sharks attract urine. I'd piss myself for sure.
    Strange sense of humour you have.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Jasper View Post
    Strange sense of humour you have.
    Hang on. A shark attacks you and you can retain control of your bladder? Well 'ard, innit.

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    Cats don't have a collar bome.

    HTH.

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    An ostrich's eye is physically bigger than its brain

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