A gender-free census is the perfect cure to form-filling fatigue

OLIVER PRITCHETT   15 OCTOBER 2017 • 6:00AM The idea that we won’t be asked about our gender in the 2021 census has been blamed on political correctness gone doolally, but I think…

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Gina's no martyr

Gina’s no martyr…..

Gina’s no martyr: She’s a pushy Posh Mum just like Catherine Tate’s comic creation, writes SARAH VINE  By Sarah Vine for the Daily Mail :: Published: 00:58, 25 January 2017…

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He was funny, gripping - and as rude as English mustard

He was funny, gripping – and as rude as English mustard

QUENTIN LETTS sees Gove on top form By Quentin Letts for the Daily Mail Published: 00:38, 20 April 2016 Updated: 02:15, 20 April 2016 Many say Boris Johnson is the…

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Gina's no martyr

Really Conflicting Information

Good day to you I really hope you have had a great summer, despite the appalling weather! I have to say that I am pleased I no longer farm because…

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Brass Monkeys

Ever wonder what happens when you forget history or are nationally arrogant? 1

There was a conference in France where a number of international engineers were taking part, including French and Americans, shortly after a coffee break, one of the French engineers came…

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The Daffodil Principle by Jaroldeen Asplund Edwards

Several times my daughter had telephoned to say, “Mother, you must come see the daffodils before they are over.” I wanted to go, but it was a two-hour drive from…

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Apostrophe catastrophe: How a common punctuation howler drives us to distraction

Read more Here with the Mail Online You don’t have to go to the greengrocer’s to spot them. Errant apostrophes are springing up everywhere. And while their misuse is among…

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WHO PAINTED THESE PICTURES?

A young man’s dream to be an artist was crushed when his application to enter a fine arts academy was rejected. His broken dream turned into a tragic nightmare for…

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Cranky Old Man – A Poem by …. an Old Man

When an old man died in the geriatric ward of a nursing home in an Australian country town, it was believed that he had nothing left of any value. Later,…

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IDIOT SIGHTING 4: A Local Garage (not near us as far as I know!)

When my husband and I arrived at a car dealership to pick up our car after a service, we were told the keys had been locked in it. We went…

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IDIOT SIGHTING 3 – Government Employee

The pedestrian light on the corner beeps when it’s safe to cross the street. I was crossing with an ‘intellectually challenged’ co-worker of mine. She asked if I knew what…

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IDIOT SIGHTING 2 – IN FOOD SERVICE:

My daughter went to a Mexican takeaway and ordered a taco. She asked the person behind the counter for ‘minimal lettuce.’ He said he was sorry, but they only had…

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IDIOT SIGHTING 1

We had to have the garage door repaired. The repairman told us that one of our problems was that we did not have a ‘large’ enough motor on the opener….

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Jubilee Fly Past

Incredible footage has been released showing the bird’s eye view enjoyed by crew aboard a Lancaster bomber flying over London for the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee celebrations. The aeroplane, which is…

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Attitude is everything!

 Your attitude towards life defines not only who you are, But the quality of life you have. You can’t do what?? Have you ever seen more beautiful smiles than these?…

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The Love Dress.

A woman stopped by, unannounced, at her son’s house. She knocked on the door then immediately walked in. She was shocked to see her Daughter-in-law lying on the couch, totally…

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A Scotsman appeared before St. Peter at the Pearly Gates.

“Have you ever done anything in your life of particular merit?”, St. Peter asked. “Well, I can think of one thing”, the Scotsman replied. “On a trip to the outskirts…

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This has to be one of the best singles ads ever printed

It is reported to have been listed in the Cornish Guardian. SINGLE BLACK FEMALE seeks male companionship, ethnicity unimportant. I’m a very good girl who LOVES to play. I love…

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Negativity “Parable”

This is something to think about when negative people are doing their best to rain on your parade. So remember this story the next time someone who knows nothing and…

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Wild Turkey and Coke On A Tuesday Morning

An email from david at David the Letterman.com came in passing on this little gem! Glad I wasn’t driving! “I had to go to Harrison this morning and saw this…

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A Dog Named Faith

This came in as an email to me and I just thought it was a good point to pass on. Read to the end… “Be kind, for everyone you meet…

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2011 – The Year’s BIG Project….

First off – we want to thank ALL the guys who have helped us out on this project. It was not a big project by any means to them I…

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Annual apology

Over the past few months I have probably forwarded some inappropriate pictures and jokes to friends who I thought shared the same sense of humour.. Unfortunately this wasn’t the case…

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Beyonce Rocks at Glastonbury!!

THANK you for this video – as long as it stays online!!

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Rectal Thermometer Made by Johnson & Johnson – ok this is a great suggestion!

Thank you Stephen Marshall for a good chuckle this morning!! To meet Stephen check out his Facebook Profile here. When you have an ‘I Hate My Job’ day [Even if…

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Boy and Otter playing!

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A to Z Illusions’ Alphabet Photography, brand new site!

  The brand NEW version of A to Z Illusions is now LIVE!! Fantastic, fast acting Word Creation app created by Chris Collins who has also done other great work…

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Off the Rails at the Bar Se7en in Swanage – April 2011

Watch out for the pillar lads!!

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Good road holding tyres

Can someone bring the driver a shot of “Jack Daniels” and a pair of clean shorts? Good “Road-Hugging” Tyre!   This is when the thought, “Don’t MOVE!” comes to mind!

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This is a genuine complaint to Devon & Cornwall Police Force

This is a genuine complaint to Devon & Cornwall Police Force from an angry member of the public A true email sent to the force, lengthy but brilliantly written…… Dear…

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