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    Baz-- reacted to Kazza61 in National Lockdown   
    Are there pockets of inefficiency? Sure - the NHS is the biggest employer in Europe and one of the biggest in the world so I’d be foolish to claim every single bit of it runs at 110% efficiency 110% of the time. That said, I’d be willing to wager that that mouth is attached to a nurse who doesn’t work in ICU or in a medical ward or an elderly ward currently? And if she (or he) is and is sat on her hands she should be speaking out and declaring she has capacity to help out elsewhere. My own specialty is mental health and I know for fact, the wards are absolutely stretched as tight as a drum at the moment dealing with outbreaks, staff sickness and staff isolations. And I know that all sorts of staff (from smoking cessation nurses to psychological well-being practitioners) are now being deployed to those wards to keep them as safe as possible. Staff are even being encouraged to “sell” their remaining leave and have money for those days rather than take them so the service can keep them coming in. 
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    Baz-- reacted to G-man99 in Spider Cat   
    Mine is a user as well.......
    Climbed the shelving in the pantry to retrieve his confiscated stash 
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    Baz-- reacted to Oioi in Coinbase   
    Almost half way there! Some crazy gains! 
    Hodl tight 
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    Baz-- reacted to invisiblekid in National Lockdown   
    Tbf when you see the logic and reasoning from some here, it’s plain to see why it needs to be dumbed down to fu**ing stick figures and cartoons. 
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    Baz-- got a reaction from EpicSquats in Cost to run convector heater   
    If it pressure issue then depending on the boiler type, just turn the in valve on until back up to pressure.  We used to have to do this all the time when we purchased a converted church hall  in Cornwall. The boiler was complete s**t.   Ours was an oil boiler so not sure if this advice crosses over to your problem.
    Also bleed ur rads.
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    Baz-- reacted to Frandeman in BTC 19000 usd   
    Take some profits 
    Put stop loss 
    Let the rest run
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    Baz-- reacted to Kazza61 in Who got a lynx Africa set for Christmas   
    Someone even left the price on mine.....

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    Baz-- reacted to MickeyE in A new Strain!   
    Yep  watching this on Sky news. The new new strain! 
    A lot of talking heads really trying to ramp up the fear again and calling for harsher measures.
    I could see us being imprisoned for quite a while in the new year.
    When the fuk are the lemmings going to wake up and realise this is all a complete load of bllx.
    The only way I can see out of this sh1t is if people just stop taking the stupid fuking tests.
    We got a letter from the school asking for permission to routinely test the kids next term. Told em to get to fuk.
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    Baz-- reacted to MickeyE in A new Strain!   
    Watching SKY news earlier, they got this gunt Neil Fergersson back on there telling us all about the "new strain."
    Wasn't this gunt discredited and fuked off for breaking the lockdown that he was responsible for creating.
    The dude is a complete psychopath hellbent on notoriety. His previous predictions have been beyond ridiculous.
    In any other field of work he'd be unemployable.
    "Imperial College epidemiologist Neil] Ferguson was behind the disputed research that sparked the mass culling of eleven million sheep and cattle during the 2001 outbreak of foot-and-mouth disease. He also predicted that up to 150,000 people could die. There were fewer than 200 deaths. . . .
    In 2002, Ferguson predicted that up to 50,000 people would likely die from exposure to BSE (mad cow disease) in beef. In the U.K., there were only 177 deaths from BSE.
    In 2005, Ferguson predicted that up to 150 million people could be killed from bird flu. In the end, only 282 people died worldwide from the disease between 2003 and 2009.
    In 2009, a government estimate, based on Ferguson’s advice, said a “reasonable worst-case scenario” was that the swine flu would lead to 65,000 British deaths. In the end, swine flu killed 457 people in the U.K.
    Last March, Ferguson admitted that his Imperial College model of the COVID-19 disease was based on undocumented, 13-year-old computer code that was intended to be used for a feared influenza pandemic, rather than a coronavirus. Ferguson declined to release his original code so other scientists could check his results. He only released a heavily revised set of code last week, after a six-week delay.
    So the real scandal is: Why did anyone ever listen to this guy?"
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    Baz-- reacted to ILLBehaviour in A new Strain!   
    this is called following the science apparently.  
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    Baz-- reacted to Kazza61 in Sleeping eating and having sex   
    Really?  We stuck with Turkey but will bear that in mind for next year.
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    Baz-- reacted to lewdylewd in End of the USD!   
    It’s only fractionally reserved though and the more they print the less that fraction becomes, in reality the backing doesn’t mean much if people start cashing in their dollars it collapses.

    Add to that that, conservatively around 20% of paper USD is fake, and probably being printed as fast as the real ones, its a precarious system.
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    Baz-- reacted to Lancashiregent in BTC 19000 usd   
    We are at the very start of one of the biggest bull runs in history.
    Strap in.
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    Baz-- reacted to Lancashiregent in End of the USD!   
    Well - it's all relative but I think Eth is a very very safe bet.

    So many project built off Eth and the move to POS.
    Massive institutional investment in Eth also - HUGE.


    According to a report issued by Grayscale to the SEC, the company revealed having purchased 11455 ETH for a total of $74,135,609. The decision follows a terrific year for Ethereum, with the rise of DeFi projects and the launch of Ethereum 2.0 as the leading reasons behind the price rally of its native token, ETH.
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    Baz-- reacted to Lancashiregent in End of the USD!   
    100% agreed. 2021 is going to be massive for crypto. It's only just begun. The dawn of a new asset class.
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    Baz-- got a reaction from Denied in End of the USD!   
    Very true. That would have to be a monumental f**k up to let it run out and get liquidated lol.  Obviously you would managed your risk and put stops in place. 
    The last few  months have been a pretty solid bull marked with the halving cuppled with the huge instutional investments.  Throw in Covid  for good measures also.  
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    Baz-- reacted to Denied in End of the USD!   
    Or lose 10x that, if it drops.
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    Baz-- got a reaction from KETONES in End of the USD!   
    Not bad but not taking advantage of a situation at all. 10x leverage would make 10x that for doing the same thing.   
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    Baz-- got a reaction from Denied in End of the USD!   
    There was also that fella the binned his computer with 7500 BTC on his hard drive..  It's currently in a dump in the UK somewhere.
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    Baz-- reacted to KETONES in End of the USD!   
    Bitcoin is a tug of war between USA and China...
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    Baz-- reacted to Bensif in End of the USD!   
    BTC will never be a tangible currency. It is touted as a currency but in reality, it is not. It is a non-tangible stock driven purely but market sentiment. That is all.

    Now the concept of block-chain currency may well prevail long term, but we will not see a single currency worldwide. It simply will never work.
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    Baz-- reacted to Frandeman in BTC 19000 usd   
    Waiting 3 fu**ing years 
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    Baz-- got a reaction from PaulNe in Joshua or Fury   
    Easy win for Fury IMO.  Don't rate either that highly comparing against past heavies, however fury is the best of the bunch by a long way. 
    Obviously it only takes 1 punch to change things when it's the big fellas fighting.
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    Baz-- reacted to Restless83 in I might be getting the sack on Monday I’ve been reported for bullying   
    Got sacked 5 years in at a scaffolding firm aged 23,I was at the peak of my partying days and lived for the weekend hardly ever turned out on a Monday and they got sick of me in the end and f**ked me off.
    Life's about living and learning from mistakes and I've definitely done that.
    Coming up to 13 years at this firm,got offered another job by a rival firm around 5 years ago told the boss I was leaving,he went white as a sheet and put my money up  I get all the biggest jobs/high profile jobs to run,highest paid as well which i know the lads don't like but f**k em if they can bang a job up quicker than I can they'd be somewhere near my pay grade 
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    Baz-- reacted to Ironman TS in Joshua or Fury   
    Fury by KO.
    Joshua cannot take a dig and is typically there to be hit.
    Fury will outbox him.  Would’ve said Fury on points as didn’t think he was heavy handed but the last Wilder fight changed my view on that entirely.  I actually think he’ll make Joshua look amateur, clumsy and stiff.
    What will also be interesting will be Joshua’s reaction to NOT being the crowd favourite.  I think it’ll get to him big time and I don’t get the impression he handles adversity well.