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Forum: General Discussions 16 Oct 2008, 21:28
Replies: 30
Views: 5,037
Posted By Zar
Re: How to make some money

RBS is pretty safe now as the government have (somewhat - pending the issue) got their hands on it, but that also makes it a poor long term investment choice. Equity will be diluted, the best...
Forum: General Discussions 9 Oct 2008, 22:33
Replies: 30
Views: 5,037
Posted By Zar
Re: How to make some money

Risky. V. Risky.

If it pays off and RBS manages to stay afloat then you'll do extremely well out of it. RBS finished up 8% today so if you bought around 90p (which I doubt as it was auction)...
Forum: General Discussions 9 Oct 2008, 20:40
Replies: 30
Views: 5,037
Posted By Zar
Re: How to make some money

Mining stocks have dropped around 30-60% in the last few months. They are massively off their highs and their P/E ratios (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/PE_ratio) are around 6-7 for the bigger...
Forum: General Discussions 7 Oct 2008, 19:19
Replies: 30
Views: 5,037
Posted By Zar
Re: How to make some money

One shouldn't FX trade without dedicating time and understanding to it. This is certainly not an option for the casual trader.
Forum: General Discussions 7 Oct 2008, 19:11
Replies: 30
Views: 5,037
Posted By Zar
Re: How to make some money

Before you put your money anywhere speak to me as circumstances might have changed.

Are you able to open a self select isa account? If so open that as you won't have to bother with tax issues...
Forum: General Discussions 7 Oct 2008, 14:49
Replies: 30
Views: 5,037
Posted By Zar
Re: How to make some money

I don't really do long term investing so it wouldn't make sense for me to explain what I have (I tend to trade CFD's on margin which means I pay financing and therefore I don't like to hold on to...
Forum: General Discussions 6 Oct 2008, 20:41
Replies: 30
Views: 5,037
Posted By Zar
Re: How to make some money

There are many ways.

You can either go for some of the bigger companies such as Barclays Stockbrokers (I use them), Natwest, HSBC etc.

Or you can go for some of the smaller companies such as...
Forum: General Discussions 6 Oct 2008, 20:15
Replies: 30
Views: 5,037
Posted By Zar
How to make some money

Yes yes, I have a reputation. I love money, I love talking about money... blah blah blah blah.

Anyway, I wish to share this with you and if this is not your sort of thing then just skip over it....
Forum: General Discussions 2 Aug 2008, 21:40
Replies: 45
Views: 4,683
Posted By Zar
Re: Council strike, inflation and living cost

This is a common misconception. Abolishing the 10p tax band has a negligible effect on the rich.
Forum: General Discussions 17 Jul 2008, 22:27
Replies: 45
Views: 4,683
Posted By Zar
Re: Council strike, inflation and living cost

I don't like what i wrote. Seems a bit harsh.
Forum: General Discussions 14 Jul 2008, 21:45
Replies: 23
Views: 2,380
Posted By Zar
Re: The Beer Goggle Pill

i enjoyed that
Forum: General Discussions 6 Jul 2008, 12:41
Replies: 31
Views: 2,555
Posted By Zar
Re: Food Crisis

I cannot be bothered to look at them because I know what they're saying.



Yes. And? The Iraq war did happen. The base price has been set. This has little to do with the reasoning behind the...
Forum: General Discussions 6 Jul 2008, 12:10
Replies: 31
Views: 2,555
Posted By Zar
Re: Food Crisis

I've never claimed that the current oil prices are solely due to stock speculation.

If you read my build up, i've made it pretty clear that I think it is the main reason, however other factors...
Forum: General Discussions 6 Jul 2008, 12:00
Replies: 31
Views: 2,555
Posted By Zar
Re: Food Crisis

I'm sorry. I didn't realise we were in a world where the opinion of one person was considered definitive.

Clearly everyone else has got it wrong.
Forum: General Discussions 6 Jul 2008, 11:32
Replies: 31
Views: 2,555
Posted By Zar
Re: Food Crisis

I can't think of any 'case studies' because frankly this is a phenomenon that is extremely common in the market. In order to point you into a more recent example, perhaps the aptly named 'dot com...
Forum: General Discussions 5 Jul 2008, 21:35
Replies: 31
Views: 2,555
Posted By Zar
Re: Food Crisis

If you've ever worked as a trader, indeed any form of front office Investment Banking, you'll slowly come to realise that people can and do speculate on products such as oil, without being able to...
Forum: General Discussions 3 Jul 2008, 12:04
Replies: 31
Views: 2,555
Posted By Zar
Re: Food Crisis

Your understanding of why oil prices are so high is too simplistic.

Unfortunately the price of oil isn't simply regulated by basic supply and demand economics. It is a traded product and therefore...
Forum: General Discussions 28 Jun 2008, 16:25
Replies: 11
Views: 1,665
Posted By Zar
Re: High And Dry

As a follow up ASG - did you book your tickets with a Credit Card (note CREDIT not DEBIT). If so you should be able to claim the money back from your credit card company
Forum: General Discussions 24 Jun 2008, 21:43
Replies: 11
Views: 1,665
Posted By Zar
Re: High And Dry

ASG

I've had a quick look at that link. The Official Receiver has been appointed so it is probably likely that the company is in a Compulsory Wind up (Liquidation)

In a compulsory liquidation,...
Forum: General Discussions 26 May 2008, 20:08
Replies: 33
Views: 1,971
Posted By Zar
Re: Economic Efficiency

Tomkat has somewhat answered your question and i've given you the terms needed for you to go and do further research.

Do a little research and then come back and tell us what you've learnt.
Forum: General Discussions 26 May 2008, 18:30
Replies: 33
Views: 1,971
Posted By Zar
Re: Economic Efficiency

Factors of production
Forum: General Discussions 25 May 2008, 11:05
Replies: 80
Views: 4,338
Posted By Zar
Re: Child poverty in the UK

What? Why do you feel there is a need to dump a few names and consider that this creates an ability to predict anything. Traders and analysts are schooled in the belief that past performance is no...
Forum: General Discussions 24 May 2008, 19:28
Replies: 80
Views: 4,338
Posted By Zar
Re: Child poverty in the UK

Fair enough. Didn't bother to read the rest.
Forum: General Discussions 24 May 2008, 15:59
Replies: 80
Views: 4,338
Posted By Zar
Re: Child poverty in the UK

Pray do tell me how you used your 'economic training' to 'dodge the crash'. Clearly at the time it was evident that the rally was over extended and that stocks were trading at very high p/e ratios....
Forum: General Discussions 26 Oct 2007, 19:58
Replies: 30
Views: 2,056
Posted By Zar
Re: One for the rich people

Stock brokers are heavily bonus based but gone are the days of the glamorous brokerage houses. Most of the money in the financial world is heavily weighted on the side of the Traders in Investment...
Forum: General Discussions 16 Mar 2007, 08:40
Replies: 34
Views: 2,296
Posted By Zar
Re: what would happen if your mortgage lender went under?

Firstly I'm simply paraphrasing someone who deals with these sorts of things on a daily basis.

Secondly what makes you think I'm going to take insult from a Recruitment Consultant?
Forum: General Discussions 15 Mar 2007, 20:09
Replies: 34
Views: 2,296
Posted By Zar
Re: what would happen if your mortgage lender went under?

I asked one of the case managers at work today (I work in corporate Insolvency) and he basically said that if the mortgage company became insolvent it there are a few options:

1) Company goes into...
Forum: General Discussions 14 Mar 2007, 23:22
Replies: 113
Views: 5,626
Posted By Zar
Re: ITT you say things that you know will get you neg repped

I suppose I should have made it more clear as 'public sector' covers a lot of things.

How about I narrow that down to civil servants

Additionally at this point in time - I'd like to add that I...
Forum: General Discussions 14 Mar 2007, 22:46
Replies: 34
Views: 2,296
Posted By Zar
Re: what would happen if your mortgage lender went under?

6. Companies in the UK can go bankrupt
Not true. It’s a technicality, but companies in the UK can go insolvent, go into administration, into administrative receivership, into liquidation and can be...
Forum: General Discussions 14 Mar 2007, 22:12
Replies: 34
Views: 2,296
Posted By Zar
Re: what would happen if your mortgage lender went under?

First up - Companies don't really go into bankruptcy in the UK. If a company is insolvent as is likely in the case they would either go into liquidation or administration.

I'd guess that you'd...
Forum: General Discussions 14 Mar 2007, 20:35
Replies: 113
Views: 5,626
Posted By Zar
Re: ITT you say things that you know will get you neg repped

I am sick of lazy poor people (not all poor people are lazy).

I am annoyed that I have to pay such a large amount of my money to support people in the Public sector who in most cases are...
Forum: General Discussions 25 Sep 2006, 22:57
Replies: 20
Views: 1,178
Posted By Zar
Re: Futurama Fans

http://allsp.com/ for southpark as well
Forum: General Discussions 19 Sep 2006, 10:12
Replies: 32
Views: 1,368
Posted By Zar
Re: What's up with the Pope Lately

Isn't the US government full of evangelical christians who do similar to the above but in a more organized way?
Forum: General Discussions 13 Sep 2006, 15:27
Replies: 87
Views: 3,003
Posted By Zar
Re: A question for economists...

I'm not sure either. I'm just poking fun at the fact that business studies (and management) are stereotypically seen to be easy degree and ones that people take if they aren't capable of doing...
Forum: General Discussions 13 Sep 2006, 01:20
Replies: 87
Views: 3,003
Posted By Zar
Re: A question for economists...

Business studies isn't a real subject. It is about as real as sociology.
Forum: General Discussions 12 Sep 2006, 14:23
Replies: 87
Views: 3,003
Posted By Zar
Re: A question for economists...

I don't need to be lectured on how the government induces monetary policies.

Additionally I wasn't saying that burning money is how the government could reduce the money supply - I was saying the...
Forum: General Discussions 12 Sep 2006, 02:43
Replies: 87
Views: 3,003
Posted By Zar
Re: A question for economists...

it has nothing to do with the velocity as we are not debating the rate of exchange of money to another transaction

although it is integral if you are exploring mv = pq (m3 money supplies). That...
Forum: General Discussions 12 Sep 2006, 02:38
Replies: 87
Views: 3,003
Posted By Zar
Re: A question for economists...

yes - but there would be a lag in discovering said money has disappeared and them discovering it. This would be reflected in the markets.

In the long term like you have said, there would be no net...
Forum: General Discussions 12 Sep 2006, 02:19
Replies: 87
Views: 3,003
Posted By Zar
Re: A question for economists...

I'm not sure how to explain this - and tbh i've never thought of it as you have. However digging up my Economics degree...

If you burn cash in essence you are decreasing or shrinking the money...
Forum: General Discussions 12 Aug 2006, 01:59
Replies: 31
Views: 2,548
Posted By Zar
Re: London

CLB is a good firm. I know someone working there. Good luck with your interview! If you've gotten through to the final stage you should be fine. In my experience people only really get rejected at...
Forum: General Discussions 12 Aug 2006, 01:45
Replies: 31
Views: 2,548
Posted By Zar
Re: London

maze hill/greenwich is an excellent place to live (it's quite affordable - and full of students/young 20's type people) if you'll be working in canary wharf. My friend makes a daily trip to his work...
Forum: General Discussions 10 Jul 2006, 00:39
Replies: 13
Views: 3,518
Posted By Zar
Re: My CV

You won't need a cv for most of the better accounting firms.

Unfortunately its July now and you will have missed the boat for the vast majority of September vacancies. However a lot of firms...
Forum: General Discussions 6 Jul 2006, 17:04
Replies: 37
Views: 1,436
Posted By Zar
Forum: General Discussions 24 Jun 2006, 02:21
Replies: 497
Views: 8,889
Posted By Zar
Forum: General Discussions 23 Jun 2006, 09:30
Replies: 497
Views: 8,889
Posted By Zar
Re: [football] world cup 2006 prediction league

I'd like to change these please. Might as well get as many points as possible even if i dont qualify
Forum: General Discussions 20 Jun 2006, 15:09
Replies: 306
Views: 4,816
Posted By Zar
Re: The Dole

The average person can't type over 60wpm. So to dace: yes put it down.
Forum: General Discussions 20 Jun 2006, 15:02
Replies: 497
Views: 8,889
Posted By Zar
Re: [football] world cup 2006 prediction league

1 minute late :/

hope thats still ok
Forum: General Discussions 20 Jun 2006, 15:01
Replies: 497
Views: 8,889
Posted By Zar
Re: [football] world cup 2006 prediction league

Part 3
.
20 Ecuador 1 - 2 Germany
20 Costa Rica 0 - 2 Poland
20 Paraguay 1 - 1 Trinidad&Tobago
20 Sweden 1 - 2 England
21 Iran 0 - 1 Angola
21 Portugal 2 - 1 Mexico
21 Holland 1 - 3...
Forum: General Discussions 20 Jun 2006, 14:59
Replies: 497
Views: 8,889
Posted By Zar
Forum: General Discussions 13 Jun 2006, 02:37
Replies: 497
Views: 8,889
Posted By Zar
Re: [football] world cup 2006 prediction league

PART 2
.
14 Germany 2 - 1 Poland
15 Ecuador 1 - 1 Costa Rica
15 England 3 - 1 Trinidad & Tobago
15 Sweden 2 - 2 Paraguay
16 Argentina 2 - 1 Serbia&Mont.
16 Holland 1 - 0 Ivory Coast
16 Mexico...
Forum: General Discussions 8 Jun 2006, 00:09
Replies: 497
Views: 8,889
Posted By Zar
Re: [football] world cup 2006 prediction league

PART 1
.
09 Germany 1 - 0 Costa Rica
09 Poland 2 - 0 Ecuador
10 England 2 - 1 Paraguay
10 Trinidad&Tobago 0 - 1 Sweden
10 Argentina 3 - 1 Ivory Coast
11 Serbia&Mont. 0 - 2 Holland
11 Mexico 1...
Forum: General Discussions 31 May 2006, 22:53
Replies: 64
Views: 1,371
Posted By Zar
Re: Watches

Hence the guilty part.

In reality even if i could afford it (it's not hugely expensive ~£1000 when i first saw it about 5 years ago) i wouldn't buy it. You're paying for a name like you point...
Forum: General Discussions 31 May 2006, 22:42
Replies: 64
Views: 1,371
Posted By Zar
Re: Watches

It's all coming out isn't it :(

..but you have to admit something like this is nice ..and.. and they say its for men!
...
Forum: General Discussions 31 May 2006, 22:35
Replies: 64
Views: 1,371
Posted By Zar
Re: Watches

Don't get a Rolex or Tag Heur. They generally make ugly watches.

Designer brands with a similar price tag who make nice watches (there are a lot more but these are all I can think of atm):
...
Forum: General Discussions 26 May 2006, 15:25
Replies: 7
Views: 632
Posted By Zar
Re: [Long] Outsourcing Medicine

My father regularly tells me of customers that have gone abroad to places like India to have surgery that would have otherwise cost them 10x more than in the UK. Even after the travel expenses, hotel...
Forum: General Discussions 22 May 2006, 13:38
Replies: 16
Views: 581
Posted By Zar
Re: Leavers Day

Among the more famous ones at my old school in the past few years.

1) They took apart a small cheap car and reassembled it ontop of one of the buildings (that could be climbed up). Of course this...
Forum: General Discussions 11 May 2006, 10:58
Replies: 16
Views: 612
Posted By Zar
Re: India ;o

Yes it does and has hit 50c quite often in the past, but by the end of June it's unlikely to do that. I'd recommend you prepare more for the rain than the heat because thats going to be a much...
Forum: General Discussions 11 May 2006, 10:41
Replies: 16
Views: 612
Posted By Zar
Re: India ;o

It is already summer there. May is usually the hottest month of the year in the north. June is when the monsoon kicks in especially in the south (and this tends to cool things down - but only after...
Forum: General Discussions 10 May 2006, 22:38
Replies: 16
Views: 612
Posted By Zar
Re: India ;o

End of June isnt the best time to go to Goa let alone anywhere (apart from the north) in India. The monsoon season will be kicking in and that means a lot of rain. Goa isn't fun when theres lots of...
Forum: General Discussions 12 Apr 2006, 13:30
Replies: 37
Views: 796
Posted By Zar
Re: I am 18 today!

Happy birthday
Forum: General Discussions 15 Mar 2006, 18:39
Replies: 17
Views: 877
Posted By Zar
Re: How do we deal with shit posters?

Just incase you're interested to know what hes really saying

-"Forgive me (Sorry) Takloo, I know you don't like to see people in the evening"
-"I won't feel bad killing you"
-"I didn't feel bad...
Forum: General Discussions 13 Mar 2006, 21:55
Replies: 43
Views: 989
Posted By Zar
Re: Now, I have a research project to do by thursday

Section 1

a)16-25

b) Male

c) BSc

d) Investment Banking / Trader
Forum: General Discussions 3 Mar 2006, 05:53
Replies: 15
Views: 612
Posted By Zar
Re: One Trillion Hours in MS Paint

This is MS Paint at its best.

http://www.deviantart.com/view/17908194/
Forum: General Discussions 14 Feb 2006, 12:12
Replies: 13
Views: 919
Posted By Zar
Re: I got teabagged

They charge 60-80 for sex in a strip club. The more you pay the more "extras" you get. They also have the whole thing laid out for you on a restaurant type menu, with girls constantly coming up to...
Forum: General Discussions 9 Feb 2006, 02:10
Replies: 14
Views: 596
Posted By Zar
Re: the aristocrats

http://www.thatvideosite.com/view/1110.html is the southpark version of the joke. (its kinda rude and perverted so be warned)

The whole point of it is that you can tell it and say it in whatever...
Forum: General Discussions 8 Feb 2006, 01:50
Replies: 24
Views: 1,019
Posted By Zar
Draw Mohammed

An interesting and rather amusing site i came across. Thought i'd share

http://www.drawmohammed.com/
Forum: General Discussions 6 Feb 2006, 20:55
Replies: 22
Views: 1,081
Posted By Zar
Re: Bit of a Quandary

Option #2.

Unfortunately people are superficial in this world and expect others to be as superficial. You're gonna have to pretend you care or risk being seen as the uncaring one, even though...
Forum: General Discussions 5 Feb 2006, 19:02
Replies: 20
Views: 1,072
Posted By Zar
Re: I ran the risk

You don't have a towel?
Forum: General Discussions 4 Feb 2006, 20:09
Replies: 23
Views: 1,648
Posted By Zar
Re: [economics]the state of the us-economy

One of the biggest problems the west (especially the US) faces is when brains from places like India and China and other Asian countries decide that they have similar or better prospects working in...
Forum: General Discussions 4 Feb 2006, 18:10
Replies: 23
Views: 1,382
Posted By Zar
Re: Place Your Bets

I wouldn't be so sure. Attacking Iran wouldn't be a cake like Iraq was. It's likely to stirr up all sorts of shit among fundamentalists and the islamic world.
Forum: General Discussions 3 Feb 2006, 17:26
Replies: 23
Views: 1,648
Posted By Zar
Re: [economics]the state of the us-economy

I don't necessarily see this to be as big a problem as people claim. The energy prices were very high this year and much of the western world suffered a reasonably big slowdown as a result. However...
Forum: General Discussions 31 Jan 2006, 16:48
Replies: 21
Views: 925
Posted By Zar
Re: Calling PA Counterstrike Clans

If you have a legal copy of hl2 it should have css included on it for free.
Forum: General Discussions 31 Jan 2006, 15:35
Replies: 21
Views: 925
Posted By Zar
Re: Calling PA Counterstrike Clans

css (standalone) costs $19.95 from steam

or you can get a dvd (cs:s, dod:s and hl2 deathmatch) from amazon...
Forum: General Discussions 28 Jan 2006, 02:40
Replies: 36
Views: 1,304
Posted By Zar
Re: I should really open my curtains

Hmm haven't been into t-wells for a drink in ages. Even when i was here over summer/autumn i mostly went to sevenoaks. The one time we went to t-wells was coco-lounge and that was a disaster of a...
Forum: General Discussions 28 Jan 2006, 02:28
Replies: 36
Views: 1,304
Posted By Zar
Re: I should really open my curtains

Thank you. Is it a sticky star? Can i put it on my notebook?
Forum: General Discussions 28 Jan 2006, 02:16
Replies: 36
Views: 1,304
Posted By Zar
Re: I should really open my curtains

I ve been at home for the past week :)
Forum: General Discussions 28 Jan 2006, 01:23
Replies: 36
Views: 1,304
Posted By Zar
Re: I should really open my curtains

Well you're not entirely wrong there. If by the south you mean places like hampshire, you'd be correct. They barely get any snow because they are sheltered/too far away from the east coast to get the...
Forum: General Discussions 28 Jan 2006, 01:11
Replies: 36
Views: 1,304
Posted By Zar
Re: I should really open my curtains

It is not uncommon for the southeast (kent/sussex) and east (east anglia/essex) to get more snow in a year than the north. The reason for this is because apart from northerlies and north-easterlies;...
Forum: General Discussions 27 Jan 2006, 18:08
Replies: 36
Views: 1,304
Posted By Zar
Forum: General Discussions 26 Jan 2006, 19:42
Replies: 44
Views: 1,109
Posted By Zar
Forum: General Discussions 24 Jan 2006, 13:22
Replies: 13
Views: 705
Posted By Zar
Re: Poker Tournament

Are there any other clients that allow private games (stt / mtt) that isnt ladbrokes? Also allowing connectivity at uni and having a low initial deposit?
Forum: General Discussions 24 Jan 2006, 03:47
Replies: 13
Views: 705
Posted By Zar
Poker Tournament

I'm not sure if we've had a poker tournament for GD yet, but i think it might be quite fun. Instead of talking about maybe doing one we should just do it.

I propose a game for this Thursday...
Forum: General Discussions 29 Dec 2005, 20:52
Replies: 5
Views: 767
Posted By Zar
Re: Internet traffic control software?

http://www.netlimiter.com/

Good for monitoring internet/lan bandwidth. You can make it "free" if you still like it after the trial expiration.
Forum: General Discussions 25 Dec 2005, 15:43
Replies: 50
Views: 1,812
Posted By Zar
Re: Merry Christmas everyone

merry christmas!
Forum: General Discussions 16 Dec 2005, 03:16
Replies: 6
Views: 680
Posted By Zar
Re: Usenet

Newzbin.com only costs 25p a week. I highly recommend them (they are the most popular). They index all the files nicely into small nzb's(a bit like torrents) ready for you to download. If you have...
Forum: General Discussions 27 Nov 2005, 02:41
Replies: 11
Views: 573
Posted By Zar
Re: Tell me about laptops

Although i can't suggest a laptop for your needs, when choosing mine i used http://www.notebookreview.com/ It's quite helpful
Forum: General Discussions 25 Nov 2005, 17:54
Replies: 20
Views: 940
Posted By Zar
Mr Miyagi has died

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/entertainment/4471060.stm

:(
Forum: General Discussions 19 Nov 2005, 04:57
Replies: 14
Views: 995
Posted By Zar
Re: Kelly Holmes

She acts like this in hildenborough as well (i think its her hometown). After the olympics she was an absolute nightmare around the sevenoaks/hilden/t-wells area.
Forum: General Discussions 9 Nov 2005, 17:07
Replies: 7
Views: 600
Posted By Zar
Private Schools Fee Fixing

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/education/4420822.stm

So my old school (sevenoaks) is spearheading a little fee table circulating. What a bunch of ****s.

Shame its going to take them a while to...
Forum: General Discussions 8 Nov 2005, 02:04
Replies: 29
Views: 821
Posted By Zar
Re: [Phones]Which phone should I get?

I got a clearance contract 2 months ago (one of those cashback ones), with the nokia 6680 12months. 7.50 a month 500 mins (x network) 100 texts. Gotta love three

My brother bought a 6630...
Forum: General Discussions 27 Oct 2005, 18:37
Replies: 26
Views: 1,143
Posted By Zar
Re: Anyone here own or knows someone who owns a rolex?

audemars piguet, piaget, patek phillippe

oh yummy yummy
Forum: General Discussions 26 Oct 2005, 11:50
Replies: 84
Views: 2,878
Posted By Zar
Re: The big ole Civ 4 thread

Most people the in the usa will get it today (it shipped yesterday). So no one probably has it yet
Forum: General Discussions 25 Oct 2005, 22:25
Replies: 9
Views: 691
Posted By Zar
Re: [Mobile Phone]So I bought a new mobile

Rids what do you think christmas will be like for three? I ask because they seem to be bringing out some rather nice phones - and of course they are signficantly cheaper and offer more than the other...
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2005, 22:27
Replies: 21
Views: 788
Posted By Zar
Re: Paging Uni students

Yes coventry is awful. My brother is living there (2nd year) and its honestly a pitiful place. He had to do it because he wanted to live in a big house neighbouring another big house (a whoel bunch...
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2005, 21:54
Replies: 57
Views: 2,688
Posted By Zar
Re: Uni - Is It Worth It?

Well there you go. You've answered your own question. Very important that whatever you do in life - you enjoy. So make your decision based on that alone. Don't get stuck into something that you don't...
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2005, 21:45
Replies: 21
Views: 788
Posted By Zar
Re: Paging Uni students

The best I've been to is Warwick Union.

As Warwick is a closed campus university, they have what is called the "Warwick bubble". Everything you need is within this bubble and the union is quite...
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2005, 21:40
Replies: 57
Views: 2,688
Posted By Zar
Re: Uni - Is It Worth It?

Bear in mind that top-up fees apply from next year. So take that into account when you make a decision.

Yes i think University is very much worth it. Apart from the educational side of Uni (which...
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2005, 20:47
Replies: 10
Views: 624
Posted By Zar
Re: Sky Tv

Diamonds

I just spoke to his son - apparently it is like i have said.

He claims that you can get Sky in Holland otherwise, but they have opted to keep the UK service because he thinks they...
Forum: General Discussions 19 Oct 2005, 18:11
Replies: 10
Views: 624
Posted By Zar
Re: Sky Tv

Well a couple of years ago when Sky Digital first came out, one of my uncles in Antwerp asked if he could have the Satellite/Sky registered in one of my fathers offices. It's being billed to a UK...
Forum: General Discussions 15 Oct 2005, 13:16
Replies: 7
Views: 508
Posted By Zar
Re: [mobile phone] Ridsy!

I'd recommend n70, only because i currently have the 6680. It's the first nokia phone i have owned (since having 1 erricson and 5 samsungs). The 6680 is a bit chunky and big compared to the current...
Forum: General Discussions 14 Oct 2005, 20:40
Replies: 15
Views: 774
Posted By Zar
Re: [Retard] End of the World

When humans become obsolete for the vast majority of tasks.

In a sci-fi sort of way, - AI making humans obsolete
Forum: General Discussions 14 Oct 2005, 19:08
Replies: 10
Views: 564
Posted By Zar
Re: [Discuss]

Centuries? Pakistan and India were created less than 60 years ago.

Kashmir has a reasonable supply of resources. Much of it is to do with pride and the history between the maharajah and...
Forum: General Discussions 12 Oct 2005, 13:38
Replies: 36
Views: 973
Posted By Zar
Re: Globalisation

The desire to sell domestic goods abroad. The desire to hire cheaper and better labour abroad. The desire to sell cheaper and better labour abroad.. etc.
Forum: General Discussions 12 Oct 2005, 13:35
Replies: 36
Views: 973
Posted By Zar
Re: Globalisation

Disagree. It occurs due to many more reasons than just that.

However the point you raise is a reason - so if your question is that "does it occur due to domestic demand for foreign goods as part...
Forum: General Discussions 12 Oct 2005, 13:19
Replies: 75
Views: 2,136
Posted By Zar
Re: Get paid to improve America

The beauty (and problem) with economics is that it assumes land, labour and capital (LLC) are flexible and can be shifted easily.

Using this theory, there is nothing wrong with outsourcing to...
Forum: General Discussions 11 Oct 2005, 15:42
Replies: 44
Views: 1,279
Posted By Zar
Re: Help me understand basic economics please.

I'd be absolutely fascinated if I saw two walls talking to each other.
Forum: General Discussions 11 Oct 2005, 13:06
Replies: 44
Views: 1,279
Posted By Zar
Re: Help me understand basic economics please.

Now because you people keep asking what is money again i'll try and explain it from my head. I might get parts slightly wrong because i studied this course about 5 months ago (i got a 1st in the...
Forum: General Discussions 11 Oct 2005, 12:48
Replies: 44
Views: 1,279
Posted By Zar
Re: Help me understand basic economics please.

This is a no go area by some economists (when you start analyzing in depth so that is probably why you haven't heard much). The rational is obvious but when you go behind it, it is still a relatively...
Forum: General Discussions 11 Oct 2005, 00:22
Replies: 44
Views: 1,279
Posted By Zar
Re: Help me understand basic economics please.

3 years of economics and a degree and the best i can explain will involve horrible graphs and complex formulas. You lose all the simplicity involved in basic concepts at uni :(

So i've taken the...
Forum: General Discussions 11 Oct 2005, 00:09
Replies: 44
Views: 1,279
Posted By Zar
Re: Help me understand basic economics please.

That is too simplistic a point as to why seigniorage isn't effective.

In basic terms: seigniorage is just another form of taxation. Governments exploit the monopoly power of central banks creating...
Forum: General Discussions 8 Oct 2005, 00:20
Replies: 25
Views: 1,039
Posted By Zar
Re: Golf

Yes i agree. If you choose to play golf you must make the decision whether you want to play for fun or to play in a slightly more serious manner (i.e fun but properly). If you want to play properly...
Forum: General Discussions 7 Oct 2005, 23:55
Replies: 25
Views: 1,039
Posted By Zar
Re: Golf

Absolutely wonderful game
Forum: General Discussions 7 Oct 2005, 19:59
Replies: 29
Views: 990
Posted By Zar
Re: anyone own a rat?

yes.

http://img306.imageshack.us/my.php?image=071020050018pg.jpg

His name is Roland.
Forum: General Discussions 20 Sep 2005, 12:32
Replies: 29
Views: 1,236
Posted By Zar
Re: [Opera] Ladies and Gentlemen...

I dont think there is a way to block ads (apart from the simple pop up blocker - f12) :(

my only wish now is that they cleaned up the initial startup when you first get opera. It's not very good -...
Forum: General Discussions 5 Sep 2005, 02:58
Replies: 64
Views: 2,249
Posted By Zar
Re: what sports do you do?

squash, tennis, badminton and golf. I also enjoy kicking about a football once in a while
Forum: General Discussions 28 Aug 2005, 18:43
Replies: 30
Views: 1,553
Posted By Zar
Re: [cricket] Eng V Australia test (ashes)

yes but unfortunately in this game the winner (or the saver) usually gets the man of match/series awards. Warne deserves this but even if his stats are as good next match, and assuming england win...
Forum: General Discussions 28 Aug 2005, 16:30
Replies: 30
Views: 1,553
Posted By Zar
Re: [cricket] Eng V Australia test (ashes)

I hate it how Warne is so damn good.

surely the man of the series should be him or freddie. All-rounders have been crucial to both teams this entire series (so far).
Forum: General Discussions 26 Aug 2005, 19:07
Replies: 7
Views: 662
Posted By Zar
Re: DVD rip software

dvd shrink works for me
Forum: General Discussions 15 Aug 2005, 16:21
Replies: 24
Views: 1,525
Posted By Zar
Re: Crash

its ok
Forum: General Discussions 12 Aug 2005, 18:25
Replies: 12
Views: 993
Posted By Zar
Re: Sky Television - Can you cheat their system?

if you take your card and your box it will work. i've tried it many times. Does not work if you only take one of them.
Forum: General Discussions 11 Aug 2005, 23:52
Replies: 15
Views: 738
Posted By Zar
Re: I have finally bookmarked this forum

i just type in "p" (opera - nicknames)
Forum: General Discussions 10 Aug 2005, 14:30
Replies: 22
Views: 1,008
Posted By Zar
Re: lost, channel 4, tonight

its worth a watch
Forum: General Discussions 27 Jul 2005, 01:54
Replies: 56
Views: 1,353
Posted By Zar
Re: Old...

Economic Left/Right: 5.25
Social Libertarian/Authoritarian: -5.44

I guess a degree in Economics has pushed my Economic level from around -2 three years ago to +5 upon graduation.

Surprised...
Forum: General Discussions 22 Jul 2005, 10:54
Replies: 12
Views: 844
Posted By Zar
Re: Financial Advice

I recently set up an Internet only Savings account at 5.4% (which is the highest in the market at the moment)

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/programmes/moneybox/4667667.stm...
Forum: General Discussions 21 Jul 2005, 12:50
Replies: 5
Views: 758
Posted By Zar
Re: hypocrisy

Christians are bloodthirsty - they aren't sexual explicit
Forum: General Discussions 15 Jul 2005, 19:51
Replies: 18
Views: 1,116
Posted By Zar
Re: So I'm taking an internet based Economics class....

What a ridiculously complicated way to explain the laws of supply and demand. I feel sorry for you mate, especially sorry for those who are forced to study advanced economics from this quite...
Forum: General Discussions 12 Jul 2005, 00:26
Replies: 57
Views: 1,911
Posted By Zar
Re: Holidays

when i went to puerto banus a few years back i remember marbella being quite hilly. It's in the costa del sol
Forum: General Discussions 6 Jul 2005, 12:00
Replies: 75
Views: 1,819
Posted By Zar
Re: Olympic Games 2012

f100 up 44.3, and building materials up 24.4

The mkts seem to think london has a strong chance, or at least there is heavy speculation in construction companies and materials.
Forum: General Discussions 30 Jun 2005, 12:15
Replies: 55
Views: 2,356
Posted By Zar
Re: Guess whos back.......

Hello Eton person
Forum: General Discussions 28 Jun 2005, 17:40
Replies: 13
Views: 700
Posted By Zar
Re: [digi-cam] serious help

lupin - advice.

dont take any more pictures with that card. Every picture you take will end up writing over old pictures (assuming they filled up your old card)

I accidently wiped my card a few...
Forum: General Discussions 17 Jun 2005, 11:47
Replies: 114
Views: 3,539
Posted By Zar
Re: So I am going to America...

ah but the difference is the speed limit is more heavily enforced in the usa. Although we have speed cams in the UK, we know full well that there arent any on the motorway (bar the exception of the...
Forum: General Discussions 12 Jun 2005, 16:39
Replies: 114
Views: 3,539
Posted By Zar
Re: So I am going to America...

not only that but consider that 7 hours of driving in the uk/europe will cover a signifcantly larger distance as we are allowed to drive at normal speeds, rather than the snail pace that they force...
Forum: General Discussions 8 Jun 2005, 04:09
Replies: 6
Views: 520
Posted By Zar
Re: [Boring]

yes. play a real game like squash
Forum: General Discussions 8 Jun 2005, 04:06
Replies: 190
Views: 6,789
Posted By Zar
Re: [Big Brother] Discuss

She's a little insecure like all you women out there. The bigger issue here is that she was bullied by the other housemates, who have quite obviously been picking on her the past few days (have to...
Forum: General Discussions 2 Jun 2005, 20:23
Replies: 190
Views: 6,789
Posted By Zar
Re: [Big Brother] Discuss

craig must go. hes a whiney little twit, with a ****ing annoying accent. Oh and he's a little girl.
Forum: General Discussions 27 May 2005, 12:40
Replies: 51
Views: 1,746
Posted By Zar
Re: Britain Vs. France

From what i've seen the French dont really have an equivalent to chavs. Probably their most hated residents are Moroccans, due to their "gangster" lifestyles.

Continental Europeans dont binge...
Forum: General Discussions 25 May 2005, 01:29
Replies: 1
Views: 737
Posted By Zar
Re: [spoliers] 24 season 4 finale

yeh im thinking its going to be something more "global". Perhaps preventing international wars that have been caused by terrorists but other nations blaming the US government etc. or the other way...
Forum: General Discussions 22 May 2005, 13:02
Replies: 32
Views: 1,264
Posted By Zar
Re: [football] FA cup

was at the pub, full of students. Was a wonderful mix between us Arsenal supporters and Man U. We ended up making a deal with some of them, that whoever lost would buy the other supporters a whole...
Forum: General Discussions 18 May 2005, 21:51
Replies: 22
Views: 1,097
Posted By Zar
Re: whatever happend to btefnet?

try:
isohunt.com
torrentspy.com
torrentreactor.net
piratebay.org

etc..
Forum: General Discussions 10 May 2005, 17:55
Replies: 66
Views: 2,057
Posted By Zar
Re: Internet browser related help required here!

ok, but more importantly how do you stop it from happening in the first place?

just because there is one time-out it shouldn't be that subsequently loaded pages loaded in conjunction should have...
Forum: General Discussions 10 May 2005, 15:03
Replies: 66
Views: 2,057
Posted By Zar
Re: Internet browser related help required here!

Opera question leshy or others.

How do you get rid of the "waiting for connection" message in Opera. It seems that when certain pages do not load properly, Opera waits for the entire thing to...
Forum: General Discussions 9 May 2005, 14:36
Replies: 15
Views: 857
Posted By Zar
Forum: General Discussions 9 May 2005, 03:22
Replies: 74
Views: 3,362
Posted By Zar
Re: [Poker]

luck is always a random factor. However with poker you give yourself a probability chance against a random set of luck.

50/50 shot give you a 1/2 chance of winning if you dealt over an infinite...
Forum: General Discussions 5 May 2005, 14:01
Replies: 74
Views: 3,362
Posted By Zar
Re: [Poker]

yeh im good for 5 - 10 games
Forum: General Discussions 4 May 2005, 19:52
Replies: 3
Views: 682
Posted By Zar
Re: Quite possibly the only decent "100" C4 has ever done

http://www.channel4.com/news/microsites/E/election2005/gallery_53_cartoongallery.html

ha fantastic
Forum: General Discussions 12 Apr 2005, 16:52
Replies: 59
Views: 1,348
Posted By Zar
Re: Business Studies

Just go into the exam and write "I think, therefore I am" on every paper and you should pass philosophy. If you dont want to be screwed over for plagiarising Descartes add an "innit" at the end.
Forum: General Discussions 12 Apr 2005, 16:35
Replies: 59
Views: 1,348
Posted By Zar
Re: Business Studies

Yes it is a mickey mouse subject
Forum: General Discussions 11 Apr 2005, 15:41
Replies: 180
Views: 4,305
Posted By Zar
Re: Election 2005

What confuses me is why Labour didn't get rid of Tony Blair prior to this election. If Gordon Brown was standing for election (even though he is a socialist), labour would have won this election by a...
Forum: General Discussions 10 Apr 2005, 21:37
Replies: 37
Views: 1,059
Posted By Zar
Re: Today I discovered

Cucumber is brilliant.
Forum: General Discussions 8 Apr 2005, 01:46
Replies: 36
Views: 1,205
Posted By Zar
Re: Christina Aguilera or Britney Spears

na....apparently he survives it
Forum: General Discussions 6 Apr 2005, 17:47
Replies: 11
Views: 833
Posted By Zar
Re: [spoilers*] 24s04e16

*Spoilers*

My best bet is that president is probably badly injured.

If he's dead - then that would be the reason why VP was introduced. Either way if this is what Marwan was planning all this...
Forum: General Discussions 5 Apr 2005, 16:30
Replies: 180
Views: 4,305
Posted By Zar
Re: Election 2005

He means Tunbridge Wells. This entire area is overrun by tories.
Forum: General Discussions 2 Apr 2005, 03:48
Replies: 48
Views: 1,645
Posted By Zar
Forum: General Discussions 1 Apr 2005, 22:10
Replies: 110
Views: 2,494
Posted By Zar
Re: Sweepstakes on the pope

April 2nd 0400-0430 GMT
Forum: General Discussions 30 Mar 2005, 02:22
Replies: 83
Views: 1,874
Posted By Zar
Re: Paedophiles

Mixed feelings about them.

On the one hand i know it is not unnatural for men to be attracted to girls (assuming not a gay paedophile) below the age of 16 (or 14 if consent). History has proven...
Forum: General Discussions 30 Mar 2005, 02:15
Replies: 16
Views: 645
Posted By Zar
Re: Dissertation Writing

Don't you guys have previous years dissertations?

Every dissertation written in the past few years (in our department) is stored in an office. We can simply go and pick them up and can see the...
Forum: General Discussions 30 Mar 2005, 02:11
Replies: 95
Views: 2,022
Posted By Zar
Re: Abortion

You're forgetting, 99% of this board is European... we DO agree with you ;)
Forum: General Discussions 29 Mar 2005, 04:04
Replies: 24
Views: 897
Posted By Zar
Re: It feels SO good when you spend money

you're not british so you escape being called a chav :)

i know next to nothing about cars so i wont comment...but enjoy whatever it is that you have bought
Forum: General Discussions 28 Mar 2005, 13:40
Replies: 58
Views: 1,662
Posted By Zar
Re: The weird workings of pricing alcohol in bars/pubs

I'm glad you did this pig - i'm sick of similar experiences.

However im surprised the manager/supervisor didn't kick you out, or threaten to ban you for life. They're dicks that way.

Don't be...
Forum: General Discussions 26 Mar 2005, 19:01
Replies: 22
Views: 1,257
Posted By Zar
Forum: General Discussions 26 Mar 2005, 00:43
Replies: 25
Views: 1,100
Posted By Zar
Re: So much for the Road Map

He's taken over my job :/
Forum: General Discussions 24 Mar 2005, 00:10
Replies: 49
Views: 2,527
Posted By Zar
Re: Constantine

It's a shit movie. Like the vast majority of these comic book movies
Forum: General Discussions 23 Mar 2005, 04:01
Replies: 56
Views: 1,746
Posted By Zar
Re: This is becoming a chav forum

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Chav
Forum: General Discussions 22 Mar 2005, 10:33
Replies: 28
Views: 819
Posted By Zar
Re: Religious school = child abuse

I went to a secular school. We were taught the basics of the major faiths, but weren't encouraged to embrace any religion.

Christianity was discreetly frowned upon, although the teachers would...
Forum: General Discussions 22 Mar 2005, 03:05
Replies: 69
Views: 2,001
Posted By Zar
Re: BSc vs. BA

No difference to employers tbh if you do a BSc. They are apparently harder (for economics) - considering that most of the better unis in the UK don't offer BA for Economics anyway.

...but in this...
Forum: General Discussions 20 Mar 2005, 07:04
Replies: 7
Views: 757
Posted By Zar
Re: More gaming goodness

been posted before:

http://pirate.planetarion.com/showthread.php?t=183831&highlight=japanese
Forum: General Discussions 19 Mar 2005, 06:51
Replies: 45
Views: 1,341
Posted By Zar
Re: Is this mean?

you should be at the cube instead of at home. it was a good night. you missed out!
Forum: General Discussions 16 Mar 2005, 21:36
Replies: 19
Views: 1,038
Posted By Zar
Re: Woman Sues Plumber

i had to look up what corgi was before i found this remotely funny
Forum: General Discussions 16 Mar 2005, 19:13
Replies: 61
Views: 1,890
Posted By Zar
Re: its just not pretty

flower estate eh :/
Forum: General Discussions 15 Mar 2005, 00:59
Replies: 32
Views: 1,527
Posted By Zar
Re: How long ...

You do know they probe you right?
Forum: General Discussions 15 Mar 2005, 00:58
Replies: 32
Views: 1,527
Posted By Zar
Re: How long ...

How-long is a chinese man
Forum: General Discussions 12 Mar 2005, 00:39
Replies: 29
Views: 1,249
Posted By Zar
Re: I went to the Cinema

what? act like a complete mongchop and scare the ladies away by having absolutely no social skills?
Forum: General Discussions 11 Mar 2005, 20:31
Replies: 29
Views: 1,249
Posted By Zar
Re: I went to the Cinema

First mistake
Forum: General Discussions 7 Mar 2005, 23:56
Replies: 24
Views: 891
Posted By Zar
Re: X-rated: the TV they tried to ban

"banned" on at 11 channel 4 for those interested
Forum: General Discussions 7 Mar 2005, 17:18
Replies: 29
Views: 724
Posted By Zar
Re: Well, the new Forumla 1 season looks like being...

F1 is shit.

How can people sit through hours and hours of watching where much of where you might end up is determined by the qualifiers and the first 2 minutes, where overtaking is uncommon, a...
Forum: General Discussions 7 Mar 2005, 04:22
Replies: 81
Views: 1,559
Posted By Zar
Re: Creatioism vs Evolution in the US.

Attendances at Church of England services fell below the one million mark for the first time in the late 1990s

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/uk/1043986.stm

The article is interesting itself. Of...
Forum: General Discussions 7 Mar 2005, 04:13
Replies: 81
Views: 1,559
Posted By Zar
Re: Creatioism vs Evolution in the US.

I'd say that there is objective evidence at least in western europe.

declining church attendance, declining registered number of christians (census etc.), a change in culture that has become far...
Forum: General Discussions 7 Mar 2005, 04:09
Replies: 81
Views: 1,559
Posted By Zar
Re: Creatioism vs Evolution in the US.

Many do not call those religions, rather a "way of life", i.e something to seperate them from a belief in a deity.

Therefore i'm not sure they are relevant as an example to Toccata's initial point.
Forum: General Discussions 7 Mar 2005, 00:39
Replies: 24
Views: 891
Posted By Zar
X-rated: the TV they tried to ban

For those of you who just watched it on channel 4:

What have we learnt?

That Christians complain too much.

The other thing that shocked me is that it only takes a few hundred complaints for...
Forum: General Discussions 6 Mar 2005, 20:28
Replies: 49
Views: 1,609
Posted By Zar
Re: Kick the Guy!

ok i see it now
Forum: General Discussions 6 Mar 2005, 20:24
Replies: 49
Views: 1,609
Posted By Zar
Re: Kick the Guy!

are we playing different games because there is never a "special" that turns up in the middle of the screen :/

There is a "special" box in the top right. random faces turn up on it, and below it...
Forum: General Discussions 6 Mar 2005, 20:16
Replies: 49
Views: 1,609
Posted By Zar
Re: Kick the Guy!

i still dont get specials. sometimes they work for me sometimes they dont. im just randomly clicking all over the place and sometimes getting combos.

the english explanation isnt good enough...
Forum: General Discussions 6 Mar 2005, 19:56
Replies: 49
Views: 1,609
Posted By Zar
Re: Kick the Guy!

4539.48 what a weird game
Forum: General Discussions 5 Mar 2005, 15:59
Replies: 16
Views: 816
Posted By Zar
Re: Opera - driving me nuts with ad-pages not being found

opera 8 has passive error notification i think
Forum: General Discussions 4 Mar 2005, 07:08
Replies: 19
Views: 671
Posted By Zar
Re: My dreams lately

I secretly want to be hunted down by a dragon in a giant library?

Oh dear im more ****ed up than i thought :(
Forum: General Discussions 3 Mar 2005, 01:23
Replies: 53
Views: 1,319
Posted By Zar
Re: It’s a matter of ethics...

Kill em. Kill em randomly.
Forum: General Discussions 2 Mar 2005, 03:35
Replies: 53
Views: 1,501
Posted By Zar
Re: worse way to

killed by a swarm of wasps or hornets or bees etc..

my biggest fear :/
Forum: General Discussions 1 Mar 2005, 05:01
Replies: 2
Views: 415
Posted By Zar
Forum: General Discussions 28 Feb 2005, 21:25
Replies: 68
Views: 2,289
Posted By Zar
Re: The good old days.

were you bullied a lot as a kid?
Forum: General Discussions 25 Feb 2005, 22:34
Replies: 80
Views: 2,165
Posted By Zar
Re: Top 5 most ugly languages

spanish

such a lispy language
Forum: General Discussions 25 Feb 2005, 17:52
Replies: 35
Views: 900
Posted By Zar
Re: playstation 2

buy a gamecube
Forum: General Discussions 24 Feb 2005, 16:43
Replies: 23
Views: 1,072
Posted By Zar
Forum: General Discussions 21 Feb 2005, 17:05
Replies: 10
Views: 709
Posted By Zar
Re: torrent sides?

http://www.isohunt.com
Forum: General Discussions 18 Feb 2005, 02:43
Replies: 4
Views: 473
Posted By Zar
Re: You love me all

why is he banned?
Forum: General Discussions 12 Feb 2005, 15:30
Replies: 41
Views: 809
Posted By Zar
Re: University of Manchester

er sorry for that!
Forum: General Discussions 12 Feb 2005, 05:32
Replies: 41
Views: 809
Posted By Zar
Re: University of Manchester

Manchester is in the north.

Northern people have bad accents.

BAD ACCENTS

Northern people are constantly trying to move south

Northern people are industrial labourers
Forum: General Discussions 10 Feb 2005, 14:12
Replies: 121
Views: 2,870
Posted By Zar
Re: Well done Bush

You know i've never really understood why countries like North Korea don't use the argument "If you (usa and allies) dismantle your nuclear programmes so will we".

I mean i don't see any real...
Forum: General Discussions 8 Feb 2005, 22:59
Replies: 64
Views: 1,801
Posted By Zar
Re: Can you survive on fruit alone?

They also live longer....
Forum: General Discussions 8 Feb 2005, 22:51
Replies: 35
Views: 1,568
Posted By Zar
Re: The O.C.

It's a very good series. Especially as of late (2x11 - girl on girl eh ;) )

I've somehow managed to get all my friends both male and female addicted to it.

You have to watch it from the...
Forum: General Discussions 8 Feb 2005, 08:47
Replies: 20
Views: 689
Posted By Zar
Re: French cinema

Taxi

It is actually a fairly decent film and shows how a relatively low budget car chase type of movie is much better than the tripe hollywood manages to spill.

However be warned... the plot...
Forum: General Discussions 8 Feb 2005, 01:15
Replies: 64
Views: 1,801
Posted By Zar
Re: Can you survive on fruit alone?

http://www.healthalternatives2000.com/minchart.htm

this seems useful

I think the point to be made here is that if you had access to all the fruits in the world, you might be able to provide for...
Forum: General Discussions 8 Feb 2005, 01:11
Replies: 64
Views: 1,801
Posted By Zar
Re: Can you survive on fruit alone?

yes. however your body will be severely lacking in other required minerals and vitamins and you will suffer a multitude of problems in the long term
Forum: General Discussions 7 Feb 2005, 18:59
Replies: 98
Views: 2,647
Posted By Zar
Forum: General Discussions 7 Feb 2005, 18:56
Replies: 83
Views: 2,088
Posted By Zar
Re: Superbowl

cool :)

is there a link to proof tho?...so i can use it against some yanks in future rugby vs american football arguments
Forum: General Discussions 7 Feb 2005, 18:01
Replies: 11
Views: 671
Posted By Zar
Re: So I'm opening an ISA...

well ebany's post may be right.
Forum: General Discussions 7 Feb 2005, 17:08
Replies: 11
Views: 671
Posted By Zar
Re: So I'm opening an ISA...

Yes i had heard this aswell.

Googled this:

http://www.krbs.co.uk/savingsinvest/taxfree.htm

Not official site or a major bank but i doubt they would put such information up if it wasnt...
Forum: General Discussions 7 Feb 2005, 11:36
Replies: 83
Views: 2,088
Posted By Zar
Forum: General Discussions 7 Feb 2005, 11:22
Replies: 83
Views: 2,088
Posted By Zar
Re: Superbowl

no such thing as a 'soccer'. What game are you talking about??
Forum: General Discussions 7 Feb 2005, 11:20
Replies: 11
Views: 671
Posted By Zar
Re: So I'm opening an ISA...

I suppose you're talking about a minicash ISA. Be warned that you will only be allowed to invest the max 3000 for this year (upto april 5th) and next year until April 5th 2006. After that the max...
Forum: General Discussions 7 Feb 2005, 05:26
Replies: 23
Views: 864
Posted By Zar
Re: please ban watto

oh god just realised i called you a man...
Forum: General Discussions 7 Feb 2005, 05:25
Replies: 23
Views: 864
Posted By Zar
Re: please ban watto

phang you know you're a very angry man. always complaining and whining about people!
Forum: General Discussions 7 Feb 2005, 01:46
Replies: 83
Views: 2,088
Posted By Zar
Re: Superbowl

yeh ive seen that before. jen elfman looks ****ing gorgeous
Forum: General Discussions 7 Feb 2005, 01:40
Replies: 83
Views: 2,088
Posted By Zar
Re: Superbowl

Heh just got neg repped for watching the superbowl. Ace :banana:
Forum: General Discussions 7 Feb 2005, 01:36
Replies: 83
Views: 2,088
Posted By Zar
Superbowl

Finally a touchdown...

Anyone else watching?
Forum: General Discussions 6 Feb 2005, 08:09
Replies: 27
Views: 1,344
Posted By Zar
Re: After Mr's Blair shaves her arsehole

Fighting a war in Iraq isnt defending my country. So yes it is a waste of time and no it isn't worthwhile. He is costing me money by doing stupid and worthless things.

I've given more to the...
Forum: General Discussions 6 Feb 2005, 04:05
Replies: 27
Views: 1,344
Posted By Zar
Forum: General Discussions 6 Feb 2005, 03:54
Replies: 27
Views: 1,344
Posted By Zar
Re: After Mr's Blair shaves her arsehole

no thats your own fault for having such a pathetic job
Forum: General Discussions 4 Feb 2005, 16:59
Replies: 6
Views: 665
Posted By Zar
Re: this happened yesterday

is that the kent logo?
Forum: General Discussions 4 Feb 2005, 16:39
Replies: 38
Views: 909
Posted By Zar
Re: Cheque bouncing?

If this is your first offence then i suggest you go beg the bank to forget the charge and let you off. They will usually do this to show a sort of 'kindness' that will put you in a false sense of...
Forum: General Discussions 3 Feb 2005, 09:28
Replies: 15
Views: 892
Posted By Zar
Forum: General Discussions 2 Feb 2005, 18:02
Replies: 37
Views: 1,099
Posted By Zar
Re: arsenal man utd

oh yes it is. Its slam in the middle of all those freaky accent places with lots of poor coal miners
Forum: General Discussions 2 Feb 2005, 17:43
Replies: 37
Views: 1,099
Posted By Zar
Re: arsenal man utd

I'm not.

Stupid northerners with their silly accents and coal mining industry and their buy one house get the street free etc..
Forum: General Discussions 31 Jan 2005, 07:51
Replies: 223
Views: 6,330
Posted By Zar
Forum: General Discussions 31 Jan 2005, 05:44
Replies: 15
Views: 687
Posted By Zar
Re: [Cricket] Will England Win the Ashes?

Most probably not.

England haven't been challenged recently by any decent teams. Their fantastic record winning spree has been against either crap teams, or generally teams that are underperfoming...
Forum: General Discussions 30 Jan 2005, 21:08
Replies: 31
Views: 1,642
Posted By Zar
Re: Kiddie Fiddler or Innocent victim

personally I think he's misunderstood.
He's like a little kid himself, he just wants friends with the same maturity as him.
Forum: General Discussions 30 Jan 2005, 01:02
Replies: 26
Views: 1,085
Posted By Zar
Forum: General Discussions 29 Jan 2005, 22:37
Replies: 55
Views: 1,676
Posted By Zar
Re: [FOOTBALL] So it's getting 'tasty' on the South Coast

:)

well i live in southampton (term time) so.. :p
Forum: General Discussions 29 Jan 2005, 15:28
Replies: 55
Views: 1,676
Posted By Zar
Re: [FOOTBALL] So it's getting 'tasty' on the South Coast

Good game.

Portsmouth is a shitty little city anyway. They deserve no less
Forum: General Discussions 27 Jan 2005, 18:45
Replies: 65
Views: 1,456
Posted By Zar
Re: Auschwitz

Oh?! :p
Forum: General Discussions 27 Jan 2005, 18:40
Replies: 65
Views: 1,456
Posted By Zar
Re: Auschwitz

There would be facts, there would be evidence. Its whether you perceive those facts as evidence.

...and because you lot are a bunch of "yes Mr government we'll believe everything you say because...
Forum: General Discussions 27 Jan 2005, 18:17
Replies: 65
Views: 1,456
Posted By Zar
Re: Auschwitz

So tempted to make a comment on Auschwitz...oh so tempted!
Forum: General Discussions 27 Jan 2005, 18:01
Replies: 89
Views: 1,882
Posted By Zar
Re: Support the troops

No because you have 2 types of people fighting:

Those who kill coalition troops - these people are defending.

Those who kill innocent civilians (both their own and foreign) and troops - these...
Forum: General Discussions 27 Jan 2005, 17:58
Replies: 89
Views: 1,882
Posted By Zar
Re: Support the troops

I believe that they are enacting change by terror.

Bombing the country, destroying the infrastructure, raiding peoples homes etc... Yes that is terror
Forum: General Discussions 27 Jan 2005, 17:55
Replies: 89
Views: 1,882
Posted By Zar
Re: Support the troops

Fine.

Yes, the Insurgents are terrorists.

Yes, the American troops are terrorists.

Yes, the British troops are terrorists.
Forum: General Discussions 27 Jan 2005, 17:53
Replies: 89
Views: 1,882
Posted By Zar
Re: Support the troops

They are defending their lifestyle and their beliefs. Plus the Americans have already declared war on all of them. So it doesn't matter where they come from, they are defending the fact that America...
Forum: General Discussions 27 Jan 2005, 17:50
Replies: 89
Views: 1,882
Posted By Zar
Re: Support the troops

Well yes and no.

Yes because it is the killing of innocents and civilians.

No because in this day and age "terrorist" or "terrorism" seems to be a word abused by the west to describe any of...
Forum: General Discussions 27 Jan 2005, 17:43
Replies: 89
Views: 1,882
Posted By Zar
Re: Support the troops

IMO they are defending their country - no matter what means they use to protect it. The fact that they are fighting against foreign invaders who frankly have little right to be there makes them the...
Forum: General Discussions 27 Jan 2005, 17:37
Replies: 89
Views: 1,882
Posted By Zar
Re: Support the troops

I don't support our troops.

I would prefer the scenario that the troops were safe here in Britain over them dying - BUT now that they are in Iraq and continue to kill in this illegal war, and the...
Forum: General Discussions 27 Jan 2005, 05:24
Replies: 45
Views: 1,271
Posted By Zar
Forum: General Discussions 27 Jan 2005, 03:01
Replies: 22
Views: 985
Posted By Zar
Forum: General Discussions 27 Jan 2005, 02:33
Replies: 74
Views: 1,900
Posted By Zar
Re: Weight Loss

Demon i would not suggest you move quickly from a fatty diet to a healthy one, especially cutting out much of the food you enjoy overnight.

This will only cause you to have cravings, and you will...
Forum: General Discussions 26 Jan 2005, 21:35
Replies: 66
Views: 1,268
Posted By Zar
Re: Google Explorer.

pigs can fly
Forum: General Discussions 26 Jan 2005, 17:40
Replies: 66
Views: 1,268
Posted By Zar
Re: Google Explorer.

Its a generalized way of thinking. As an economist this is the only way i can think :)
Forum: General Discussions 26 Jan 2005, 08:06
Replies: 66
Views: 1,268
Posted By Zar
Re: Google Explorer.

If google is ever able to rival microsoft it cant be a bad thing. A duopoly is better than a monopoly.
Forum: General Discussions 26 Jan 2005, 00:58
Replies: 25
Views: 845
Posted By Zar
Re: Anatomy for beginners

Its brilliant.

Not only is it very interesting, but it has sent Christian mothers up the wall in complaints. A bonus point!
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2005, 17:30
Replies: 76
Views: 1,896
Posted By Zar
Re: short on cash

I keep having an urge to reply and comment. I'm happy to do it, but the people on here seem to have incredibly short tempers and tend to get angry over the littlest of things, hence a benevolent...
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2005, 16:59
Replies: 76
Views: 1,896
Posted By Zar
Re: short on cash

to pay tuition fees which i didnt bother paying (500 and something) and the rest is to get me out of an overdraft which i would rather not be in.
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2005, 16:44
Replies: 76
Views: 1,896
Posted By Zar
Re: short on cash

You really need to read some of your past posts jammy. They aren't exactly flattering when it comes to money. Jammy Jims Series of Unfortunate events is just one example. Kinda overemphasized that...
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2005, 03:18
Replies: 76
Views: 1,896
Posted By Zar
Re: short on cash

sugar-pie - im bored of having the urge to continue talking.
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2005, 03:15
Replies: 76
Views: 1,896
Posted By Zar
Re: short on cash

Neither angry or afraid - just bored of this conversation.

I cant find an option to close?
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2005, 03:12
Replies: 76
Views: 1,896
Posted By Zar
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2005, 03:04
Replies: 76
Views: 1,896
Posted By Zar
Re: short on cash

You need to go back to the drawing boards then Yahwe. Your actions, the way you speak...if you are not wealthy, you certainly don't make it out to seem that way.

I am not a product of this "be...
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2005, 02:45
Replies: 76
Views: 1,896
Posted By Zar
Re: short on cash

Short on cash - yes because im given a set amount each month to make sure i don't abuse money. I'm certainly glad i wasn't brought up to be a spoilt brat (within limits)

As a self-proclaimed...
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2005, 02:36
Replies: 76
Views: 1,896
Posted By Zar
Re: short on cash

I prefer my social class. We enjoy our wealth without having these old fuddy duddy names sticking to our backs.
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2005, 02:31
Replies: 76
Views: 1,896
Posted By Zar
Re: short on cash

You need to learn what communism is about.
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2005, 02:28
Replies: 76
Views: 1,896
Posted By Zar
Re: short on cash

You have no idea the kind of people i have grown up around.

And im upper middle class - thank you very much.

I'm assuming here that upper class is historical established money (i.e aristocracy)...
Forum: General Discussions 25 Jan 2005, 01:41
Replies: 76
Views: 1,896
Posted By Zar
Re: short on cash

I don't blame any of the people i grew up with for the evils in the world. On the contrary growing up around the wealth and splendour i did gave me a sense of relief that among the more powerful and...
Forum: General Discussions 24 Jan 2005, 21:07
Replies: 76
Views: 1,896
Posted By Zar
Re: short on cash

Well i got flushed with 1k. I think that deserves a deep throating.
Forum: General Discussions 24 Jan 2005, 15:39
Replies: 76
Views: 1,896
Posted By Zar
Re: short on cash

Don't need a job anymore. I relucantly asked Bank of Dad!
Forum: General Discussions 24 Jan 2005, 03:22
Replies: 76
Views: 1,896
Posted By Zar
Re: short on cash

Don't do business finance...pure economics only.

I could talk to them about the IS LM curves and also the story about how Robinson Crusoe made love to Friday while deciding how to maximise utility.
Forum: General Discussions 24 Jan 2005, 03:15
Replies: 76
Views: 1,896
Posted By Zar
Re: short on cash

Good theory!
Forum: General Discussions 24 Jan 2005, 03:11
Replies: 76
Views: 1,896
Posted By Zar
Re: short on cash

the only women looking to buy sex are fat ugly things and sincerely ****ed up freaks.

I wouldnt enjoy it
Forum: General Discussions 24 Jan 2005, 03:06
Replies: 76
Views: 1,896
Posted By Zar
Re: short on cash

On the contrary, i'd say i have a strong enough will to give up something i enjoy because i can see the negative side-effects it could possibly cause in the future.

Im not that immoral either
Forum: General Discussions 24 Jan 2005, 02:59
Replies: 76
Views: 1,896
Posted By Zar
Re: short on cash

hitler was a very talented man. I could only hope to kick the living shit out of most of europe.

Now is anyone going to help me?
Forum: General Discussions 24 Jan 2005, 02:58
Replies: 76
Views: 1,896
Posted By Zar
Re: short on cash

no i just (had) a lot of money, and although i was winning mostly and rarely losing, i saw myself betting more and more because of the logic...the bigger the pot the more i win.

Which is all good...
Forum: General Discussions 24 Jan 2005, 02:53
Replies: 76
Views: 1,896
Posted By Zar
Re: short on cash

It was a temptation at first... and i have won a fair bit on ladbrokes poker. However i found i was starting to get addicted, so gave it up before i fell into the trap.

I still play table poker,...
Forum: General Discussions 24 Jan 2005, 02:48
Replies: 76
Views: 1,896
Posted By Zar
Re: short on cash

I'm so tempted...but JBG says no!

I only need a smallish amount of cash and little bits at a time (parents still finance me - just need to pay off past debts).

Working requires me to make...
Forum: General Discussions 24 Jan 2005, 02:44
Replies: 76
Views: 1,896
Posted By Zar
Re: short on cash

im a student.

i refuse to work term time.
Forum: General Discussions 24 Jan 2005, 02:40
Replies: 76
Views: 1,896
Posted By Zar
short on cash

and i dont want to ask my parents for any more....i've spent far too much this year and they're not happy.

Was wondering if any of you guys knew what those volunteer tests are called...you know...
Forum: General Discussions 23 Jan 2005, 21:02
Replies: 68
Views: 1,877
Posted By Zar
Re: MSN - screwed?

lol[/quote][/quote]
Forum: General Discussions 23 Jan 2005, 18:36
Replies: 13
Views: 761
Posted By Zar
Re: Juggling

It's good for your brain....apparently...
Forum: General Discussions 23 Jan 2005, 18:32
Replies: 474
Views: 11,226
Posted By Zar
Re: so, the english are raping again

It fits in with a concerning belief that you know very little about India so either

i) You've never been to India. Anyone can state that they have been somewhere with little ability to disprove...
Forum: General Discussions 23 Jan 2005, 17:53
Replies: 474
Views: 11,226
Posted By Zar
Re: so, the english are raping again

I've only been to Delhi once so i can't really talk about it.

however...mumbai... describe it for me. You've even got google to help!
Forum: General Discussions 23 Jan 2005, 17:41
Replies: 474
Views: 11,226
Posted By Zar
Re: so, the english are raping again

Your mother must have been brought up a long time ago (and probably in a sheltered life). Times have changed, people are for more capable of voicing their opnion through technological means. My...
Forum: General Discussions 23 Jan 2005, 17:05
Replies: 474
Views: 11,226
Posted By Zar
Re: so, the english are raping again

Absolute rubbish, and i dont know where you have gotten this information from.

Indians treat ALL tourists with respect. Otherwise there wouldn't be any tourists now would there?

However the...
Forum: General Discussions 23 Jan 2005, 08:14
Replies: 13
Views: 761
Posted By Zar
Re: Juggling

Yeh i'm gonna have to agree with you there. It's full of freaks.

You don't need to go to society to learn to juggle tho..
Forum: General Discussions 23 Jan 2005, 06:20
Replies: 13
Views: 761
Posted By Zar
Juggling

Does anyone here juggle?

I just successfully learnt to do a 5 ball cascade.

Took a few days, but.. most proud of myself!
Forum: General Discussions 22 Jan 2005, 22:07
Replies: 90
Views: 2,813
Posted By Zar
Re: Shaving The Rough

quick prune now and again
Forum: General Discussions 22 Jan 2005, 21:08
Replies: 43
Views: 1,048
Posted By Zar
Re: Outposts of tyranny

frst link requires registration. is it really worth it?
Forum: General Discussions 21 Jan 2005, 00:34
Replies: 85
Views: 1,544
Posted By Zar
Re: George Bush

Christians are perpetually scared about everything. That is why they have always been so indiscriminately violent.
Forum: General Discussions 21 Jan 2005, 00:23
Replies: 85
Views: 1,544
Posted By Zar
Re: George Bush

They're certainly not getting any smarter..
Forum: General Discussions 21 Jan 2005, 00:18
Replies: 85
Views: 1,544
Posted By Zar
Re: George Bush

But Jesus told him to invade.
Forum: General Discussions 20 Jan 2005, 23:57
Replies: 17
Views: 668
Posted By Zar
Re: Artpad (old, new - who cares?)

http://artpad.art.com/?ian0z01j5oyc
Forum: General Discussions 20 Jan 2005, 23:48
Replies: 85
Views: 1,544
Posted By Zar
Re: George Bush

If it is the case - then you are doing your bit to make it happen.
Forum: General Discussions 20 Jan 2005, 16:47
Replies: 270
Views: 7,292
Posted By Zar
Re: Reputation Points

Oh god you two are too confusing
Forum: General Discussions 20 Jan 2005, 16:46
Replies: 36
Views: 934
Posted By Zar
Forum: General Discussions 20 Jan 2005, 16:32
Replies: 39
Views: 1,112
Posted By Zar
Re: Northern Super City

+ manchester
+ liverpool
Forum: General Discussions 20 Jan 2005, 16:29
Replies: 39
Views: 1,112
Posted By Zar
Re: Northern Super City

I dont know why the government is encouraging northerners. I thought they would have realised that those thugs needed to be whipped into place and have their accents forcibly changed.

Bloody coal...
Forum: General Discussions 20 Jan 2005, 00:49
Replies: 474
Views: 11,226
Posted By Zar
Re: so, the english are raping again

If europeans came up with it on their own... it is as most of ancient history shows - that the europeans were a backwardly, unintelligible group of cultures who discovered most of the fundamentals a...
Forum: General Discussions 20 Jan 2005, 00:43
Replies: 474
Views: 11,226
Posted By Zar
Re: so, the english are raping again

Well PI as it is known as "Pi" was obviously named after Pythagoras. However many cultures including the Indians, Chinese, Egyptians and Babylonians knew the value of what we associate as "Pi"...
Forum: General Discussions 20 Jan 2005, 00:36
Replies: 474
Views: 11,226
Posted By Zar
Re: so, the english are raping again

No. The Greeks were a subject of cross-border influence. They ended up learning most of these things from the Arabs (who had learnt from others themselves) and the Greeks spread their knowledge...
Forum: General Discussions 20 Jan 2005, 00:33
Replies: 474
Views: 11,226
Posted By Zar
Re: so, the english are raping again

Algebra, Numerals, Zero, Compass, Paper, Navigation, Pi, Trig, Calculus, Printing

and before you ask.... yes Newton was late in discovering things that were well known on the other side of the...
Forum: General Discussions 20 Jan 2005, 00:18
Replies: 474
Views: 11,226
Posted By Zar
Re: so, the english are raping again

Rubbish.

The Indians & Chinese etc... have achieved (relatively) far more than both the Romans or British could ever hope to achieve.
Forum: General Discussions 19 Jan 2005, 16:20
Replies: 26
Views: 1,022
Posted By Zar
Re: Hooray!

medicine is easy
Forum: General Discussions 18 Jan 2005, 19:09
Replies: 89
Views: 2,177
Posted By Zar
Forum: General Discussions 15 Jan 2005, 16:16
Replies: 117
Views: 2,788
Posted By Zar
Re: Nazi Harry

phang to this date i don't know why you insist on making comments.

You're still a child, and like everyone of my comments about you... i still think your balls haven't dropped.
Forum: General Discussions 14 Jan 2005, 15:17
Replies: 117
Views: 2,788
Posted By Zar
Re: Nazi Harry

well at your height - i guess im little
Forum: General Discussions 14 Jan 2005, 15:12
Replies: 117
Views: 2,788
Posted By Zar
Re: Nazi Harry

at least you have a good sense of humour :)
Forum: General Discussions 14 Jan 2005, 15:07
Replies: 117
Views: 2,788
Posted By Zar
Re: Nazi Harry

"thou shalt not kill" is not exclusively a christian belief.
Forum: General Discussions 14 Jan 2005, 15:01
Replies: 117
Views: 2,788
Posted By Zar
Re: Nazi Harry

Because idiocy is a very subjective term and i consider those with little in the way of achievements to be idiots. Therefore i will not belittled by an idiot..
Forum: General Discussions 14 Jan 2005, 14:55
Replies: 117
Views: 2,788
Posted By Zar
Re: Nazi Harry

You have little right to call me an idiot. I don't think you've achieved much in your life
Forum: General Discussions 14 Jan 2005, 14:51
Replies: 117
Views: 2,788
Posted By Zar
Re: Nazi Harry

of course it makes you a roman catholic in the eyes of the church.

However im not the church. So i don't accept their opinion. I understand that they believe in it tho
Forum: General Discussions 14 Jan 2005, 14:37
Replies: 117
Views: 2,788
Posted By Zar
Re: Nazi Harry

Of course i understand. I'm finding it hard to explain.
Forum: General Discussions 14 Jan 2005, 14:32
Replies: 117
Views: 2,788
Posted By Zar
Re: Nazi Harry

yes

Then again in my eyes religion is a whole load of tosh. So...

ugh this is confusing. Let me study my econometrics in peace
Forum: General Discussions 14 Jan 2005, 14:19
Replies: 117
Views: 2,788
Posted By Zar
Re: Nazi Harry

If by lineage, traditionally in their culture - then yes.

If by religion and beliefs - then no.

If Johnny has Christian parents but is orphaned as a kid and brought up as a Muslim, he was never...
Forum: General Discussions 14 Jan 2005, 14:14
Replies: 117
Views: 2,788
Posted By Zar
Re: Nazi Harry

Yes of course i can in this situation.

You are arguing on the merits of religion. Religious people may consider that they are born into their religion. As an atheist i don't.
Forum: General Discussions 14 Jan 2005, 14:12
Replies: 117
Views: 2,788
Posted By Zar
Re: Nazi Harry

1) If zionism supports the state of Israel and its existence, and Zionists hold the beliefs of Zionism, and Israelis support Israel and its existence - then yes they are Zionists.

2) Its a post on...
Forum: General Discussions 14 Jan 2005, 14:07
Replies: 117
Views: 2,788
Posted By Zar
Re: Nazi Harry

Again im taking my viewpoint here. I don't considier that people are born into a religion. They're converted as far as im concerned.
Forum: General Discussions 14 Jan 2005, 14:06
Replies: 117
Views: 2,788
Posted By Zar
Re: Nazi Harry

1) yes - we have a differing viewpoint here and im taking mine.

2) I think it was in reference to a post by Stew
Forum: General Discussions 14 Jan 2005, 13:58
Replies: 117
Views: 2,788
Posted By Zar
Re: Nazi Harry

Are you born Christian if your mother is Christian?
Forum: General Discussions 14 Jan 2005, 13:57
Replies: 117
Views: 2,788
Posted By Zar
Re: Nazi Harry

1) All Israelis are Zionists.

Not all Zionists are Israelis.

Better?

2) Yes innocent jews died in the holocaust.
Forum: General Discussions 14 Jan 2005, 13:54
Replies: 117
Views: 2,788
Posted By Zar
Re: Nazi Harry

I don't know exact numbers, but i do know they exist. I've even met one.

No one is born a "jew", just as no one is born a "christian". You are born a nobody and then usually converted to a...
Forum: General Discussions 14 Jan 2005, 13:45
Replies: 117
Views: 2,788
Posted By Zar
Re: Nazi Harry

It isn't a blind hatred. I consider it fully justified. I should not have to like a nation that i believe shouldn't have been created in the first place. A nation which i feel is abusing its...
Forum: General Discussions 14 Jan 2005, 13:32
Replies: 117
Views: 2,788
Posted By Zar
Re: Nazi Harry

well it depends on your definition of racist.

If it means disliking a nation or a group of people then i suppose its racist, but then so are half the people here and (britain for example) who...
Forum: General Discussions 14 Jan 2005, 12:53
Replies: 117
Views: 2,788
Posted By Zar
Re: Nazi Harry

Israelis and Zionists JBG.

Not all Jews believe in a Zionist cause.
Forum: General Discussions 14 Jan 2005, 12:52
Replies: 117
Views: 2,788
Posted By Zar
Re: Nazi Harry

Israeli and a Zionist are the same things (at least for me).

Innocent Jews don't (necessarily) feature in this.
Forum: General Discussions 14 Jan 2005, 01:58
Replies: 117
Views: 2,788
Posted By Zar
Re: Nazi Harry

i dont think you get my point
Forum: General Discussions 14 Jan 2005, 00:50
Replies: 117
Views: 2,788
Posted By Zar
Re: Nazi Harry

you mean dressed up as a cowboy

and its because indians aren't self pitying, land grabbing, money claiming, civilian killing, history abusing people are they?
Forum: General Discussions 13 Jan 2005, 23:07
Replies: 23
Views: 735
Posted By Zar
Re: Du, du hast

Ich werde dein wuerstchen vernaschen mein kleines schwuchtelchen
Forum: General Discussions 13 Jan 2005, 21:42
Replies: 117
Views: 2,788
Posted By Zar
Re: Nazi Harry

bloody self pitying zionists
Forum: General Discussions 12 Jan 2005, 19:04
Replies: 52
Views: 1,276
Posted By Zar
Re: US gives up search for Iraq WMD

My comprehension skills are more than adequate for where i am going in the future. I'll be earning more money in my first year than you will be by the age of 30.

Of course i welcome you to...
Forum: General Discussions 12 Jan 2005, 18:55
Replies: 52
Views: 1,276
Posted By Zar
Re: US gives up search for Iraq WMD

I havent actually brought any of this up in a long time. Maybe you have a bad memory.
Forum: General Discussions 12 Jan 2005, 18:46
Replies: 52
Views: 1,276
Posted By Zar
Re: US gives up search for Iraq WMD

If the dictator was removed for purely moral reasons, without any desire to benefit from his removal (and the only motive for war was out of benevolence) then it wouldn't have mattered after all....
Forum: General Discussions 12 Jan 2005, 18:28
Replies: 52
Views: 1,276
Posted By Zar
US gives up search for Iraq WMD

Utterly appalled. The USA (and the UK/Coalition) deserve to be punished for this and everything to do with the war. They are giving up on their entire (bogus) reason for them going to war in the...
Forum: General Discussions 12 Jan 2005, 04:49
Replies: 4
Views: 537
Posted By Zar
Re: Reasons not to ban Yahwe.

he's an interesting read.
Forum: General Discussions 10 Jan 2005, 02:48
Replies: 36
Views: 1,093
Posted By Zar
Re: So guys what is your Co-efficient of Expansion

no i guessed it you twit. I know the size of my penis erect not flaccid.
Forum: General Discussions 10 Jan 2005, 02:12
Replies: 33
Views: 1,005
Posted By Zar
Re: Palestinian presidential elections

Sorry im just too tempted:

The whole of Israel
Forum: General Discussions 10 Jan 2005, 02:03
Replies: 36
Views: 1,093
Posted By Zar
Re: So guys what is your Co-efficient of Expansion

2.25-2.35x

tbh not really sure what flaccid size is. dont have ruler to measure
Forum: General Discussions 8 Jan 2005, 05:23
Replies: 17
Views: 2,317
Posted By Zar
Jennifer Aniston and Brad split

http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/americas/4156907.stm
Jenny is back for the grabbing guys! :banana:
Forum: General Discussions 7 Jan 2005, 22:06
Replies: 416
Views: 8,438
Posted By Zar
Re: [Controversial Discussion] GOD

There is no such thing as god
Forum: General Discussions 4 Jan 2005, 20:43
Replies: 83
Views: 1,851
Posted By Zar
Re: Help me get out of strut

Have you tried Cucumbers and Carrots? These tend to be quite nice on their own. Just cut medium length slices of them and eat them alongside your dinner.

Fruit juices are ok i suppose (although...
Forum: General Discussions 4 Jan 2005, 20:26
Replies: 83
Views: 1,851
Posted By Zar
Re: Help me get out of strut

added some extra stuff in an edit

oh and let me know in the future if anything i suggested makes a difference, would be good to know!
Forum: General Discussions 4 Jan 2005, 20:17
Replies: 83
Views: 1,851
Posted By Zar
Re: Help me get out of strut

I'm sure you are able to eat a breakfast? Many people these days simply skip breakfast, which imo is the most important meal of the day. A breakfast will give you the energy to function in the...
Forum: General Discussions 4 Jan 2005, 19:51
Replies: 83
Views: 1,851
Posted By Zar
Re: Help me get out of strut

you would be surprised how many people use them even if they are receiving a healthy amount in a normal diet. Additionally many people think that they can get away with not receiving a healthy amount...
Forum: General Discussions 4 Jan 2005, 17:57
Replies: 83
Views: 1,851
Posted By Zar
Re: Help me get out of strut

Well you're not going to get it. If you don't have an open mind before i talk about it, there is little point me going into it. Hence the reason why i did not want to go into depth about it in the...
Forum: General Discussions 4 Jan 2005, 17:30
Replies: 83
Views: 1,851
Posted By Zar
Re: Help me get out of strut

headaches are a natural reaction to your body creating a harsh environment for the foreign invaders. You shouldn't cure them with suppressants like paracetamol, these will only serve to lower your...
Forum: General Discussions 4 Jan 2005, 06:19
Replies: 83
Views: 1,851
Posted By Zar
Re: Help me get out of strut

Don't take paracetamol - it is not good for you.

Eat some food about 30mins before going to bed. After eating food your metabolism increases significantly as the enzymes break down the food. This...
Forum: General Discussions 4 Jan 2005, 02:33
Replies: 12
Views: 1,563
Posted By Zar
Re: I am in the market for a new mobile phone

I'm waiting on my expired contract until 3 release their new range of phones (prob end of this month). After they have you might as well switch.

They are significantly cheaper than anyone else.
Forum: General Discussions 2 Jan 2005, 18:01
Replies: 83
Views: 1,851
Posted By Zar
Re: Help me get out of strut

androme? - i thought you wanted to get out of the problem, not solve it (temporarily).

Trust me i've tried all these remedies (getting up earlier, going to bed later etc..) it doesnt work. The...
Forum: General Discussions 2 Jan 2005, 16:46
Replies: 83
Views: 1,851
Posted By Zar
Re: Help me get out of strut

i have exactly the same problem. I hate it, you end up wasting half the day!
Forum: General Discussions 2 Jan 2005, 03:24
Replies: 10
Views: 871
Posted By Zar
Re: Chat room video

was called the parlor.

http://www.chryslermdff.com/qualifying2002.asp

or

http://edival.net/Vids/the_parlor_dsl.wmv or http://www.gavinroy.com/Videos/the_parlor_dsl.wmv (doesnt require login...
Forum: General Discussions 30 Dec 2004, 19:57
Replies: 29
Views: 891
Posted By Zar
Re: so that whole dollar-situation

most economists disagree with you on this subject.
Forum: General Discussions 30 Dec 2004, 05:01
Replies: 45
Views: 1,191
Posted By Zar
Re: This girl and me, doomed already?

hockey ball with hurt a **** load more
Forum: General Discussions 30 Dec 2004, 01:53
Replies: 45
Views: 1,191
Posted By Zar
Re: This girl and me, doomed already?

By spark i mean the feeling of a brand new relationship. It's hard to explain, but its the feeling you get when you first start going out with someone. Everything is new, everything is something to...
Forum: General Discussions 29 Dec 2004, 20:31
Replies: 45
Views: 1,191
Posted By Zar
Re: This girl and me, doomed already?

All relationships start to lose their spark after 4-5 weeks.

Welcome to the next stage of the relationship (one of the hardest)

Good luck!
Forum: General Discussions 29 Dec 2004, 03:13
Replies: 16
Views: 733
Posted By Zar
Re: jesus of nazareth but no nazareth in the first century????

didn't read a book. Just read various internet sites out of curiosity

google: st issa buddhism (an example)

BUT there was a book released:

In 1894 Nicolas Notovitch published a book called...
Forum: General Discussions 29 Dec 2004, 01:55
Replies: 46
Views: 1,624
Posted By Zar
Re: who likes pies?

pies are horrible
Forum: General Discussions 28 Dec 2004, 21:20
Replies: 26
Views: 1,450
Posted By Zar
Forum: General Discussions 28 Dec 2004, 20:16
Replies: 26
Views: 1,450
Posted By Zar
Forum: General Discussions 28 Dec 2004, 20:00
Replies: 26
Views: 1,450
Posted By Zar
Re: Interesting website - EuroBillTracker

The thread isnt that harmful. I havent checked out the sites properly - but it doesnt seem like you have to pay for them and it could be quite fun!
Forum: General Discussions 28 Dec 2004, 18:53
Replies: 51
Views: 1,870
Posted By Zar
Re: Tidal waves hit southern Asia

Perhaps not this event, but if it was a smaller scale disaster then yes. At least now sri lanka will recieve more aid and support in the future because it is now on the "sympathy" nation list of...
Forum: General Discussions 28 Dec 2004, 18:43
Replies: 51
Views: 1,870
Posted By Zar
Re: Tidal waves hit southern Asia

He has a point here. The only time people care about poor nations, is when massive disasters cause an X (>1000) amount of deaths. Its highly ironic that a country can expect to receive such large...
Forum: General Discussions 28 Dec 2004, 18:38
Replies: 4
Views: 580
Posted By Zar
Re: Home cinema

yes and LCD prices are set to decrease signficantly in the early part of 2005 (due to a few of the larger companies having built more factories to provide the huge increase in demand)
Forum: General Discussions 28 Dec 2004, 18:30
Replies: 60
Views: 1,679
Posted By Zar
Re: so i went out tonight

you have the personality of a dead horse.

I bet you threatened to gingerize them if they didn't speak to you.
Forum: General Discussions 28 Dec 2004, 18:18
Replies: 16
Views: 733
Posted By Zar
Re: jesus of nazareth but no nazareth in the first century????

I've read somewhere that some historical evidence points to the fact that Jesus travelled to India and Tibet during his "missing years", where he studied Buddhism and learnt from Yogis. He then...
Forum: General Discussions 28 Dec 2004, 18:06
Replies: 4
Views: 580
Posted By Zar
Re: Home cinema

My only advice is that you don't buy anything from a highstreet store. Online deals (especially from online only stores) are almost always better and cheaper
Forum: General Discussions 28 Dec 2004, 16:45
Replies: 60
Views: 1,679
Posted By Zar
Re: so i went out tonight

women used to hang out with a skinny ginger haired man? What is the world coming to?!
Forum: General Discussions 26 Dec 2004, 17:31
Replies: 64
Views: 1,680
Posted By Zar
Re: So what did you get for xmas

Lots of cash
Champagne Bollinger
Mini Ipod
A new set of Golf Clubs
LOTR Trilogy DVD
A couple of books
An assortment of alcoholic drinks
Chocolate
Forum: General Discussions 26 Dec 2004, 01:48
Replies: 30
Views: 1,119
Posted By Zar
Re: The bookies won't be happy!

For those of you who live in the south east (like myself) - don't fret! Although we missed out on snow this christmas, we are likely to get more in Jan (if the long range forecasts stay on course). A...
Forum: General Discussions 25 Dec 2004, 19:31
Replies: 23
Views: 856
Posted By Zar
Re: Merry Kissmas

merry christmas!
Forum: General Discussions 23 Dec 2004, 20:03
Replies: 4
Views: 583
Posted By Zar
Re: Elgoog

****ing media - now the chinese government will catch on and ban elgoog
Forum: General Discussions 23 Dec 2004, 17:11
Replies: 39
Views: 1,004
Posted By Zar
Re: Opera 8 Beta is out

thing i liked most about 7.6 (though never tried it) was the fact that errors didnt pop up and force you to acknowledge them like they used to (apparently). They are supposedly more discreet.
Forum: General Discussions 23 Dec 2004, 16:29
Replies: 39
Views: 1,004
Posted By Zar
Re: Opera 8 Beta is out

yes leshy - is it worth upgrading to? because 7.6 had a lot of bugs (i realise it wasnt a final release)
Forum: General Discussions 21 Dec 2004, 14:31
Replies: 10
Views: 626
Posted By Zar
Forum: General Discussions 20 Dec 2004, 17:31
Replies: 33
Views: 926
Posted By Zar
Forum: General Discussions 18 Dec 2004, 11:32
Replies: 13
Views: 816
Posted By Zar
Re: helooooooooooo

i dont switch my computer off, internet always on.

god i feel like shit. i'm still over the limit and have to drive home soon. :/

as for getting onto planetarion forums - most of it is...
Forum: General Discussions 18 Dec 2004, 06:26
Replies: 13
Views: 816
Posted By Zar
helooooooooooo

its beyc collld outsides im fegzzubg ciokdold and it is col d feezing cold. im snow,amn. cold snowwman

helli ppllannetarion,. how isn eryonde

goddd
bbbhye
Forum: General Discussions 18 Dec 2004, 06:19
Replies: 39
Views: 1,600
Posted By Zar
Re: ui am not drunk

jr;pppppppppppppp
helooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooeghlooooooooooooooooooooo
Forum: General Discussions 16 Dec 2004, 02:23
Replies: 26
Views: 991
Posted By Zar
Re: David Mongchop Resigns.

spasticated is school yard slang
Forum: General Discussions 16 Dec 2004, 01:26
Replies: 26
Views: 991
Posted By Zar
Re: David Mongchop Resigns.

its because he's blind. people feel guilty and sorry for him
Forum: General Discussions 15 Dec 2004, 19:26
Replies: 26
Views: 991
Posted By Zar
Re: David Mongchop Resigns.

finally!!

that extremist has gotten what he deserves. His attempts to destroy our privacy over the years have turned around and hit him square in the face.

shame he is too blind to notice :/
Forum: General Discussions 15 Dec 2004, 16:27
Replies: 103
Views: 2,290
Posted By Zar
Re: School Uniforms

i don't know if anyone ever noticed when they were at school, but uniforms seemed to act as some sort of advertisement for the school. Whenever you went out of school during school time in your...
Forum: General Discussions 15 Dec 2004, 01:26
Replies: 43
Views: 877
Posted By Zar
Re: Living Wills

don't make me deface a bible....

.....don't.....don't....don't..don't

oh you naughty boy. look it''s all defaced now :/

Pray for me. Pray for my sins so that i don't go to hell. Please pray...
Forum: General Discussions 15 Dec 2004, 01:23
Replies: 32
Views: 1,523
Posted By Zar
Re: I got a f*cking ticket today...

we have speed cameras. They are ridiculously annoying and a vast number of them are unnecessary.

The unnecessary ones end up causing accidents because people will brake hard just to avoid getting...
Forum: General Discussions 15 Dec 2004, 01:20
Replies: 43
Views: 877
Posted By Zar
Re: Living Wills

christians are troublemakers
Forum: General Discussions 15 Dec 2004, 00:47
Replies: 141
Views: 4,044
Posted By Zar
Re: So whats your "thing"

arse and legs

(but obvously assuming they have a fit face)
Forum: General Discussions 15 Dec 2004, 00:46
Replies: 139
Views: 5,205
Posted By Zar
Re: Univeristy

nightlife is significantly better at leeds than at cardiff (i go to neither so neutral opinion)
Forum: General Discussions 14 Dec 2004, 02:36
Replies: 41
Views: 859
Posted By Zar
Re: Stuff to take with me.

i thought people in the military were completely dominated by their balls and were literally swimming in testosterone. This is the reason they are so utterly and completely willing to be subservient,...
Forum: General Discussions 14 Dec 2004, 02:32
Replies: 11
Views: 591
Posted By Zar
Re: I'm just curious

friend - time lag
Forum: General Discussions 14 Dec 2004, 02:31
Replies: 103
Views: 2,290
Posted By Zar
Re: School Uniforms

we were allowed to wear our own suits as long as they were acceptable (i.e colour has to be blue, dark grey or black etc..)

GIrls however had to have specificially designed skirts. Before 6th form...
Forum: General Discussions 13 Dec 2004, 19:32
Replies: 41
Views: 859
Posted By Zar
Re: Stuff to take with me.

additionally:

lets hope you don't come back - you evil evil man
Forum: General Discussions 13 Dec 2004, 12:29
Replies: 23
Views: 723
Posted By Zar
Re: When is it going to snow fs?

there is a reasonable chance it will snow in the christmas period (22nd dec - 26th) - so with a bit of luck don't be too surprised.
Forum: General Discussions 13 Dec 2004, 02:42
Replies: 23
Views: 723
Posted By Zar
Re: When is it going to snow fs?

http://metcheck.com/

a fairly good weather predictor
Forum: General Discussions 11 Dec 2004, 16:27
Replies: 15
Views: 635
Posted By Zar
Re: Money that likes to bounce

i've had a similar situation where i didnt actually realise that i could get an overdraft and was charged 3 or 4 times for being overdrawn on a normal current account. The bank manager understood my...
Forum: General Discussions 10 Dec 2004, 22:27
Replies: 17
Views: 655
Posted By Zar
Re: Real Time Google Search

helllllloooooooo
Forum: General Discussions 9 Dec 2004, 00:09
Replies: 26
Views: 1,877
Posted By Zar
Re: Masters

terrible that you would force her to "dish" her share of the house over educational opportunities
Forum: General Discussions 8 Dec 2004, 21:46
Replies: 34
Views: 975
Posted By Zar
Re: Degrees

investment bankers earn more than medics or lawyers. Then again you can do investment banking with finance, accounting, management, maths, hell even physics degrees (let alone economics)
Forum: General Discussions 8 Dec 2004, 16:19
Replies: 34
Views: 975
Posted By Zar
Re: Degrees

Yes i agree with this. I have become much more efficient at revising and digesting information and i can hold my newly gained knowledge for longer periods of time if i am constantly keeping in touch...
Forum: General Discussions 8 Dec 2004, 16:16
Replies: 34
Views: 975
Posted By Zar
Re: Degrees

no it's good news.

I've already realised by now how useless and boring my degree is.

I also now know im not the only one who is forgetting things.
Forum: General Discussions 8 Dec 2004, 16:07
Replies: 34
Views: 975
Posted By Zar
Degrees

Do any of you lot find that degrees are almost forgotten as soon as they are learnt?

Example:

Today i was asked by some second years (i'm a third) for some help on their Economics assignments....
Forum: General Discussions 8 Dec 2004, 13:24
Replies: 23
Views: 804
Posted By Zar
Re: [Economics] Is the dollar likely to get stronger within the next month?

http://www.economist.com/opinion/displayStory.cfm?story_id=3446249

good article
Forum: General Discussions 7 Dec 2004, 23:55
Replies: 57
Views: 1,305
Posted By Zar
Re: It used to be

spanish is the most disgustingly lispy language
Forum: General Discussions 5 Dec 2004, 11:30
Replies: 20
Views: 768
Posted By Zar
Re: How much is it liable to cost me

you can either go to a fancy dress store - if they have anything it will cost about 10-40 depending on store and costume.

alternatively - go to topman or similar store, and buy flared jeans and a...
Forum: General Discussions 4 Dec 2004, 12:36
Replies: 17
Views: 558
Posted By Zar
Re: David Blunkett = Fool?

i'm usually for equal rights and all that.... but i still can't see how a blind man can hold such a high position.
Forum: General Discussions 13 Nov 2004, 03:47
Replies: 51
Views: 1,515
Posted By Zar
Forum: General Discussions 13 Nov 2004, 03:39
Replies: 10
Views: 644
Posted By Zar
Re: India/Pakistan

Manmohan Singh was the father of the trade reforms ushered into india in the early 1990s (which spurred significant growth in the early years, until political turmoil, oil price surge and asian...
Forum: General Discussions 9 Nov 2004, 14:38
Replies: 10
Views: 714
Posted By Zar
Re: Kerry Lost :(

I think kerry should have launched a campaign to teach christians that their religion is wrong.
Forum: General Discussions 8 Nov 2004, 18:35
Replies: 68
Views: 1,492
Posted By Zar
Forum: General Discussions 8 Nov 2004, 18:17
Replies: 36
Views: 1,211
Posted By Zar
Re: What a triumphant march towards democracy

the moment firms like halliburton are involved in iraq, if you haven't already questioned the legitimacy of the war, you have to be naive to not question it at all.
Forum: General Discussions 8 Nov 2004, 18:08
Replies: 35
Views: 1,258
Posted By Zar
Re: This is so funny

i think it comes from hollywood (the most trusted global news resource for an american)
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