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by Brian Peacock
Fri Jan 24, 2020 3:18 pm
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: Extinction Rebellion
Replies: 768
Views: 35580

Re: Extinction Rebellion

It's all about starting the conversation and then keeping it going isn't it(?) I'm going to be speaking to a local news outlet later who want to gauge our reaction to Prince Charles and Greta's appearances at DAVOS. Emphasise the positive but don't play down the negative is the media teams advise - ...
by Brian Peacock
Fri Jan 24, 2020 8:59 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: Extinction Rebellion
Replies: 768
Views: 35580

Re: Extinction Rebellion

At least she hits the newsfeeds of them youngsters who probably didn't know DAVOS was even a thing.
by Brian Peacock
Fri Jan 24, 2020 8:50 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: Extinction Rebellion
Replies: 768
Views: 35580

Re: Extinction Rebellion

Terrorist!! :D

It struck me that pretty much everything coming out of DAVOS this year has been thoroughly greenwashed. But we all know by now that the public facing junket has nothing to do with the secret horse trading and economic carve-ups going on in the private suites.
by Brian Peacock
Fri Jan 24, 2020 1:11 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: Since Scumple Ain't Here
Replies: 9
Views: 130

Re: Since Scumple Ain't Here

He usually dropped his aitches as well.
by Brian Peacock
Fri Jan 24, 2020 1:08 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: Extinction Rebellion
Replies: 768
Views: 35580

Re: Extinction Rebellion

History will look back on his and his boss' tenure and qualify them as the self-serving cunts they really are. But that doesn't help us now...

Ready to get arrested yet Jim? I must admit, I'm getting close.
by Brian Peacock
Fri Jan 24, 2020 1:04 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: BREXIT! BREXIT! BREXIT!
Replies: 1627
Views: 66902

Re: BREXIT! BREXIT! BREXIT!

The Commons overturned all the amendments added to the Bill in The Lords, some of them quite reasonable . The government's reason for striking the amendments on a vote without a debate was, "Well, we're not going to do any of those things anyway so there's no need for a law to say we shouldn't." I'm...
by Brian Peacock
Thu Jan 23, 2020 10:32 pm
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: Extinction Rebellion
Replies: 768
Views: 35580

Re: Extinction Rebellion

:tup:

"It has been pointed out that while there are many environments with no economy, there are no economies that do not rely on the environment. "

Excellently put.
by Brian Peacock
Wed Jan 22, 2020 5:01 pm
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: Straya!
Replies: 1322
Views: 110065

Re: Straya!

:rimshot: :hehe:
by Brian Peacock
Wed Jan 22, 2020 2:46 pm
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: Extinction Rebellion
Replies: 768
Views: 35580

Re: Extinction Rebellion

Luxury travel: 50 wealthy tourists, eight countries ... and one giant carbon footprint Forget cruises. The super-rich have found a new way to see the world in the luxurious style of an ocean liner but taking a fraction of the time: private jet round-the-world tours. This week, 50 members of the wea...
by Brian Peacock
Wed Jan 22, 2020 10:20 am
Forum: Music
Topic: Classical Music.
Replies: 97
Views: 7370

Re: Classical Music.

I could have gone for a more authentic early music ensemble but I the just love the combined sound of The Sixteen, even though I reckon the soprano could have reigned in the vibrato a bit.
by Brian Peacock
Wed Jan 22, 2020 10:10 am
Forum: News, Current Events & Politics
Topic: Straya!
Replies: 1322
Views: 110065

Re: Straya!

Watch out for them saucy spiders Jim. Its interesting isn't it, how the life cycle of many creatures depends on certain environmental conditions. For example, I can only make love when the river is in spate, and my ex could only make love to someone with a better car than me.
by Brian Peacock
Tue Jan 21, 2020 11:59 pm
Forum: Music
Topic: Classical Music.
Replies: 97
Views: 7370

Re: Classical Music.

Allegri's Miserere? Well kind of...



The Sixteen...

by Brian Peacock
Tue Jan 21, 2020 9:10 pm
Forum: Music
Topic: Brilliant covers
Replies: 742
Views: 110721

Re: Brilliant covers