Recent content by Asterix

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    self driving cars

    I can't wait for the day I can kick back and let a machine do all the work
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    Public petception

    I stayed overnight in Culbin forest a couple of days ago,there were only 3 cars there in the morning and I spent nearly 3 hours walking with the dog in the morning and didn't see a single person,you must've just been unlucky. I regularly meet people that don't let their dogs off the...
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    Elderly tenant dog poo issue

    Something as simple as a motion detecting security light might be all that's needed,assuming it is happening under the cover of darkness.
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    How long before meat=cigarettes?

    If meat gets taken off the menu I'm going to start eating vegans! Not only will it reduce the population but I'll get my meat and 5 a day in one go.
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    Children and animals

    Not sure but it said PETroleum on the tin.
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    Children and animals

    As a 3 year old I decided to wash the dog with the can of petrol my parents had thoughtfully left lying around,he legged it out the gate yelping in pain,shot across the main highway and into the lake. Don't put petrol on the dog!
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    Wonder how DVLA would cope with these

    Yes, compensation is paid in those sort of situations.
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    Wonder how DVLA would cope with these

    like most countries they generally get buried. The gov pays for health care and you get 80% of your wages paid while off work,we gave up the right to sue for personal injury and all employers pay into the scheme to help fund it.
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    Wonder how DVLA would cope with these

    Because insurance isn't a requirement you can pretty much do what you like with a vehicle in NZ,as long as it passes a WOF (MOT).
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    My New Addiction

    (also posted on Motorhomer) Having had issues with my previous electrical set up I spoke to Wildebus about my requirements,he advised turning my 12v system into a 24v system. I'm generally a complete imbecile when it comes to electrics but he explained it all in terms a ten year old could...
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    Do you keep all your blinds closed

    Only if I'm having a w***. WASH! You dirty minded people😉
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    Hello and umm...................fire extinguishers

    Most have them on the top and just show a red and green background,as long as the needle is in the green it should be fine. I suspect that extinguishers in motorhomes last better than ones in properties as they get a regular shake up of the contents.
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    Hello and umm...................fire extinguishers

    I've not looked at the date on mine but the little guage is in the green on both of them and that's good enough for me.
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    About Time.

    I'll await my mention in the Queen's honours list.
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    About Time.

    I've come across travellers in the local parks and open spaces around Poole while out with the dog,it's clear they have caused criminal damage,cutting locks,removing bollards,ripping up the grass and depositing rubbish. I just don't understand why the current laws can't be enforced and why these...
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