XFR Bear

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Sir Terry Pratchett

Posted: 13/03/2015 at 12:09

I've never read his stuff, but very much enjoyed the quotes posted.  What's a good book to start on?

One hit wonders...

Posted: 13/03/2015 at 00:34

What difference does it make?

One hit wonders...

Posted: 12/03/2015 at 09:19
Screamapillar wrote (see)

And then, of course, there were Glenn and Chris 


I'm guessing you're not talking about the Squeeze songwriting team?

One hit wonders...

Posted: 12/03/2015 at 09:18

Renaissance - Northern Lights

Judy Tzuke - Stay with Me 'til Dawn

Owen Paul - My Favourite Waste of Time

Deep Blue Something - Breakfast at Tiffany's

Calling all grammar pedant's

Posted: 01/03/2015 at 20:19

I assume it's because there's only two people being compared.

What is your oldest item of clothing you still wear?

Posted: 18/02/2015 at 23:59

Not sure, I might have some old stuff from my teenage years so that would be 70s/early 80s, I've definitely got some band t-shirts from early 90s

Female runners

Posted: 12/02/2015 at 23:16

Oops - runners get hooted at by cars!

Female runners

Posted: 12/02/2015 at 22:48

There's a stretch of road local to me where cars regularly get hooted at, on one occasion a friend got an egg thrown at her.  I was on this stretch and got hooted by someone in a white van.  I flicked him a V sign and swore.  Then he pulled up just ahead.  I prepared myself for the worst...turns out it was Dave from my running club just being friendly!

Breathless & Lightheaded

Posted: 11/02/2015 at 00:05

As has been said will they let you wear the rig for longer while exercising?


Have you noticed any patterns to when it happens e,g, a particular route, time if day, time related to eating etc?  It might be worth keeping a bit of a diary of this sort of thing and see if you spot any patterns that might provide a clue.

Another thought - is there anything about your posture that might be related?  In some people it's possible in certain positions that the blood supply to the brain can be reduced, which might cause light headedness.

Another thing that might give a clue is if you notice anything that relieves the light headedness.

I'm a physio rather than a medic btw.

Female runners

Posted: 10/02/2015 at 07:44

I really think the whole "Smile, it might never happen" thing is a red herring. I'm male and I've had it said to me, and seen it said to other men too.  I'm not saying I think it's a sensible thing to say, quite the opposite, but I really don't see it as particular to either gender.

Having said that, if it's said just because you don't respond favourably to a guy making advances then I can see how it would get on your nerves.

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