The Lounge. Archive 1V.

The Lounge. images Have a drink… Have a bite to eat… Have your say!

the-lounge   So grab a drink and something to eat, make yourself comfortable, sit back and enjoy the show, or better still… be a part of it 😯

Baby photo of Charlie, the "Lounge Dog"

Baby photo of Charlie, the “Lounge Dog”

The new leadlights for the en-suite window.

The new leadlights for the en-suite window.

And this is our latest facility courtesy of Techinbris.   :grin:

And this is our latest facility courtesy of Techinbris. 😀

Charlie lounging  after his 5K walk, this morning, in the rain .

Charlie lounging after his 5K morning walk, in the rain .

 

Spa

The newly installed “Mulled Wine” Spa.  😉

Enjoy!   😀

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2,527 Responses to The Lounge. Archive 1V.

  1. olddavey says:

    This is worth a look for a bit of a laugh:

    http://terriblerealestateagentphotos.com/

    And TS, there is another Truthseeker posting in the Guardian.

    Calls himself Truthseekerll. He may even be a leftie, heaven forbid!

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  2. melaine says:

    Pillows are calling…
    Sleep well and sweet dreams all 🙂

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  3. Truth Seeker says:

    Morning Truth Seekers 😀 and for your singing and dancing pleasure, I’ve just posted my latest poem, “A special kind of stupid!” , which follows on from my last post 😉

    Cheers 😀

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    • bighead1883 says:

      Good morning Truthy 🙂 and a whole new page to mess up O_o hooray o_O C`mon Russ let`s play:/

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      • Truth Seeker says:

        Morning Biggy, 😀 Hope you and Darling 🙂 are doing well 😀

        Cgeers 😀

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        • Russ says:

          Please dont call me Darling in front of the others Truthy

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          • Truth Seeker says:

            Morning Russ 😀 how’s the man flu today mate? 😉

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            • Russ says:

              Maaaate, I feel like Gina is sitting on my chest.
              I dont want to be too graphic , but Ive never seen so much gunk.
              My lungs must extend into my legs.
              This is the weirdest bug Ive ever had. My shoulders are tingling like I have one of those tens machines strapped on, and then theres my freckle. Have you had a look at my freckle lately? It lights up the room.

              Other than that, at least I dont have porridge brain at the moment, which is kinda good.

              Hows your lurgie going mate?

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              • Truth Seeker says:

                Mate, yes it’s amazing how much crap can be produced, I’ve queried it myself at times with me specialist 😡

                And speaking of crap, as sympathetic as I am mate, the inclusion of your “glow in the dark” freckle is a bit of information overload 😯 😉

                WRT my lurgie, the AB’s seem to have kicked in so apart from being tired due to lack of sleep, (which is situation normal) I’m ok, as long as I don’t do much 😦

                Take care mate 😉

                Cheers 😀

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        • bighead1883 says:

          Really good thanks Truthy 🙂 and darling ❤ sends her best 🙂
          I hope all goes well with you and yours 🙂 and watch your mango tree ^^' by not letting them come for green mangoes :/

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          • Truth Seeker says:

            Glad to hear all’s well mate 😀

            Yes, it’s darts day today, so a busy one O_o :/ but you get that 😀

            The mangos are already starting to flower, so if we don’t get too much wind 😯 we should get a decent crop 😀

            Cheers 😀

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            • driftwood12 says:

              Truthy, i have a Cooktown orchid that always gives me flowers for Anzac day. This year it has kept on flowering and still has two out and another on the way to opening.
              The rain rots the mango flowers. They need a long dry winter for good success and good drainage. The old pioneer trees that were at the Country club hotel had bitumen around them in later decades, up to the trunk and no matter the season they were loaded.

              What that means to me of the orchids is that we are in for storms and hail later on. That is what i’ve felt of the seasons and been telling everyone since last year before the orchids did their thing this year. October for the thunderstorms. But it’s strange because i hear of el nino predictions.

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              • driftwood12 says:

                Was just reading that the US has had millions of jelly fish wash up that live thousands of feet below. Humbolt current. When OZ is in drought, sth America has good seasons and visa v. I found a west Qld area in opal country that is a thermometer for it- the changes.
                When the scrub grows there, sth A. Is in drought, when drought, sth A. Is in good seasons. There are trees dead of all ages. Some older on the ground are anything up to 30 yrs old though they could have been there for a few hundred years.
                Apparently, no one has seen the jelly fish thing before so I dont know what that means or if something drastic is coming.
                My cooktown orchids have done this before years ago and i did know what followed but cant remember now.
                My Dad was from Cooktown , childhood years, hence the orchid.

                I dont know your lung troubles but your area would be hard on me with lungs. The biggest part of my heart trouble up that way living in the car was pneumonia. Mine was from rain and living wet. 7 months with it. No wonder i felt like crap. 4 weeks on antibiotics. There was also a viral pneumonia getting around the sth east some months ago that would still be doing the rounds. People with that were taking 6 weeks to get back on their feet with antibiotics. Sounds like Russ’s trouble. I had pneumonia when i was a kid in the sixties. Was going unconcious, Redcliffe hospital sent me home for Mum to treat. Pounding my back all hours of the night and day. Had to sleep on a 45 degree angle for 3 weeks so i didnt drown. No one to complain to or get help from in matters like that in those days. Esoecially agsinst hospitals and doctors. We werent in the “in” crowd.

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                • Truth Seeker says:

                  Morning Jim 😀 yes mate, My lungs are feeling the change in weather , can barely take ten steps without having to stop to breathe 😡

                  I have to have the pneumonia shots, as well as the flu shots, cos a good dose of either would take me out 😯

                  Due to the rain and lack of breathing, I haven’t got into the shed yet, but hope to this week, if my lungs settle a bit , and the rain goes away O_o

                  Cheers Mate 😀

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      • Russ says:

        Morning big fella, We are still copping rain over here. Do you need some in the West?

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        • bighead1883 says:

          Yeah M8 O_o send some over o_O and Thruthy`s sure taken a ❤ to you M8 ^^'

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          • Truth Seeker says:

            Must be a good day for typos ^^’ 🙄 😳

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            • Judes says:

              Morning all .. Hope the bugs are beginning to ‘get the message’ .. sometimes ya can’t win for loosing…
              I’m ‘off the air’ for a few days now.. Visitors an all. It will at least keep the blood pressure down, as I am OVA this LNP hogwash ( which I am watching at present). You don’t want to, but find yourself drawn to it.. Just to see what train wreck it is this time.
              Herr Morrisson is now being questioned by Trigg. The only thing I have learned so far is that he can probably talk under water, and is … As we all knew, VERY short sighted. The arogant bit, goes without saying really.
              Do try Mel’s recipe, it has you feeling ‘on top of the world’ in no time. (HO thinks I had the mixture wrong .. Hence the meme he posted earlier. )
              Hope by the time I pop in again, that all bugs have flown out your window with their bums on fire!

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  4. melaine says:

    Morning folks 🙂

    Sun is shining down here and it is even, almost, warm 😯 … been fighting for the best sunbathing spot with the cat, but as she has now won I guess I better get on with my day.

    Between Truthies new poem and HO’s pic of the chandelair swinging going on at his place 😉 it looks like being a fun day 😀

    Got some special fortified custard tarts to help with the dart game today Truthie 😉

    Have a wonderful weekend with the visitors from over the ditch Judes & HO, hope you get some sunny weather 🙂

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    • Truth Seeker says:

      Hey Mel, 😀 and what about those bloody selfish cats? O_o

      Darts has been called off again due to the damned man flu (My mates), so back to the norm… whatever that is? O_o o_O

      So in between chores, and trying to stay awake, I can watch the traffic? 😉 and gorge on your magnificent fortified custard tarts… Yummmm 😀

      BARKEEP…

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      • melaine says:

        Hey Truthie 🙂

        Yes, our Maggie is a bit of a Princess at times 😉 … had to laugh as the fat pigeon came all the way up to the french doors to tell me to feed it this morning and the cat, laying on the inside of the door, slept thru the whole thing O_o o_O

        Just been outside doing some weeding and need a little sit down to recover, hope to get back out there a bit later. Hoping the seeds arrive from diggers today so I can get them started ready for planting out mid Sept 🙂

        Had the unfortunate experience of catching a bit of moriscum… just in time to hear him say words to the effect that it was all Labors fault that he had locked kids up in concentration camps – WTF 🙄

        Loved the comment on one of the articles over at IA this morning… “Team Australia, no way, get fucked, fuck off!!!!!!!” 😀

        …. Barkeep set up those buckets and just keep them coming 😉 – it’s going to be a long two years

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  5. melaine says:

    On a lighter note… guess who got a parcel from the gardenporn people today 😉 😀
    … anyone up for washing some seed trays this weekend 😆 😆

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  6. olddavey says:

    Truthster, I was going to say something here, but I’m laughing too much.
    I think I’ll head off to the vat!

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  7. bighead1883 says:

    Night all 🙂 >

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  8. Truth Seeker says:

    Well, the four poster’s calling, so I’m off to bed 😉 so night Mel, Olddavey, Biggy, Russ and all 😀 sleep well 😉

    CheerZzzzzzzzzzzzzzz

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  9. melaine says:

    Just finished filling the hw bottles so I’m heading off too,
    Sleep well and sweet dreams all 🙂

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  10. olddavey says:

    This song’s probably a bit sexist but these guys were one of the best Brit bands of the 70’s

    Framed, Next, Impossible Dream and Tomorrow Belongs to me are their best albums, (imho)

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  11. bighead1883 says:

    Good morning Russ and Truthy,ready to bash Tories today ?

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    • Truth Seeker says:

      Morning Biggy 😀 and we’re always read to bash tories 😯

      We’ll rip their arms off and hit them with the soggy end O_o :/ o_O

      Cheers mate 😀

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      • bighead1883 says:

        I`m about to enter phase 2 of my human understanding experiment on Twitter.
        Labor support there does not want to mention the war,no don`t talk about Shorten stabbing everyone in the back
        I`m going to make a powerful Albo meme up and I`ll try it here in the lounge because I aim to start a Labor Left Twitter Storm this year.
        Being pro-active is my philosophy.
        What do Truthseekers think?
        Or do I just keep it to myself and push on like the beserker I am.?

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        • driftwood12 says:

          Yeah, the berserker thing is pretty cool.
          I miss a lot, dont read the Murdochracy psy ops or watch telly , but what Wixxy showed up of Jacksonville is a bit funny. Bill giving money to one of the “wrong” camp to get elected. It sort of puts him in with Tony’s side of things and friendships , at a glance.
          Your from an era and gen that has a good sight of things that youth should know and that we are not totally hopelessly lost to this crap if people make a stand.
          Go down swinging. Much , i think, has become apparent of the world to many and eyes are unglazing. But wealth and bad natures in it are embedded and by genetics and generations.

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  12. melaine says:

    Morning folks 🙂

    Made the mistake of turning the telly on this morn – and there was idiot boy 👿 … no worries all safe, I quickly got Sixto to deliver some Cold Facts so sanity is restored 😉

    Sun shining so off to wash seedling trays… those illegals of Russty’s didn’t turn up so am playing solo 😆

    Have fun with your experiment BH… hmm, do what you do best buddy, you may tread on a few toes but you have a pure ❤ and are fighting for a just cause 🙂

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    • Truth Seeker says:

      Morning Mel 😀

      Yes I saw him when I got back from the shops 🙄 and he’s still telling the same old worn out lies, but this time to that very special kind of stupid… The party faithful! O_o o_O ^^’ 😈

      BTW, it’s Piss-widdling down here… perfect weather for a family BBQ 😯

      Oh, and Biggy… What Mel said 😀 I couldn’t have put it any better myself 😀

      Cheers 😀

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  13. Russ says:

    If I die of man flu, scatter my ashes in the beer vat please

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  14. bighead1883 says:

    Russ,don`t die :/ OK it`s just not on 😯 because we have lot of Tories 😈 to bash 👿
    Here 🐻 sleep with this and you are cured O_o

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    • Truth Seeker says:

      And besides, it makes an awful mess on the floor :/ 😯

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      • bighead1883 says:

        Yes cleaning up the dead is messy work Truthy 😦 Good night M8 🙂

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      • Judes says:

        Keep yr chin up Russ, … I really don’t want to choke on your knobbly bits when enjoying one of Barkeeps buckets from the vat ! It’s bad enough spitting out the sequins from Mel’s bubble wrap, and the rubber buttons off Biggies tartan mankini.
        Oh and please don’t forget to lock the door after you put the cat out, at nights .. I see you had an unwelcome guest who is not a connoisseur of custard tarts … Some people have no taste !

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        • driftwood12 says:

          ( er Judes, they are’nt the buttons off the mankini. I’m not sure what your onto but
          don’t swallow. And there’s no bubble plumbing to be making bubbles.

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  15. Truth Seeker says:

    Night all 😀 sleep well, and pleasant dreams 😉

    CheerZzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz

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    • Judes says:

      Night Truthy, … Just popped before bed…. After watching the All Blacks trounce the Wallabies . Sorry guys… I’m feeling more than a bit smug… (As are my Kiwi visitors).
      Hope all on the sick list are feeling a little brighter.
      Night all …. ZZZZZzzzzz

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      • Judes says:

        Oops… Night Biggie … Give them heaps !

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      • Truth Seeker says:

        Hey Judes, 🙂 I hope you’re having a great time with your visitors from across the dutch 😉

        Cheers 😀

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        • Judes says:

          Morning all … Having a brilliant time thanks Truthy, .. Especially last night while trying to find the best alcohol to use as a cough cure … Not quite so flash this morn. Our usual beautiful weather turned to custard and we have had so much rain over the past three days that visitors thought they were back home !

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          • Truth Seeker says:

            Morning Judes 😀 Glad you’re having a good time 😀

            Yes, as much as it’s needed, here on the Sunny Coast, and around QLD, I could personally do without it O_o o_O 😯

            supposed to be clearing today though 😀

            Cheers 😀

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            • Judes says:

              Typical .. They’re heading down to sunny coast today and on their way home Tues. Had a great time ‘catching up’. At least a truckload of washing will get dry … Hopefully… Today.
              Just thinking Truthy, …it may be time to check the vat for bits of Russ … And inspect the plumbing. Perhaps Driftwood has mistaken the vat for the mulled wine spa? … Which could be a bit of a worry to Mel and I….

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              • driftwood12 says:

                Hey Judes, don’t make it bad, take a bad thong, and make it better. Couldnt resist. Getting into the bath or the vat has always been a problem for me Judes. Bucket, bath, bail. Bucket, vat , vaile, something like that.

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                • Judes says:

                  Ah ha ha Driftwood..never mind, perhaps Truthy or Biggie could design a hoist/sling thing, so you can be dangled into the lap pool .. Once you have your extra warm and fluffy, fully insulated mankini on.

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  16. driftwood12 says:

    Morning Truthy, the shed is the last place you need to stick your head into with lung troubles, especially pulling out old timber guitars. Most things in this world counteract wet wood weather with copper. Aside from some sceptism like that on IA of vitamins etc, some have a copper source.
    Studies on people who live to ripe old ages and over 100, even drinkers, smokers, showed they had good levels of S.O.D. super oxidate dimutase. It is made by the body by the right proportions of copper and zinc. Either 5 or ten to one. A super protector. Some people and bloodlines have higher levels than others .It can be supplemented and some multi vitamins have the copper and zinc mix in them if you read the packet. Many don’t.
    Other medical studies have shown that the healthiest people in the world are US doctors who take vitamins, some in big doses. There is much to say on the matter.
    During a height of the US health system slaughter , invasion of politics and pharma corruption, the medical researchers who make the discoveries for pharma rebelled. One of George Bush’s relatives and a few others put a book out of the info they released. It is called something like- Natural medicines that do work that drug companies dont want you to know about.

    It’s about 10 or so dollars on ebay. It has a wealth of info and explains the politics of health, drug companies, hows and why’s etc. It has all the basic ailments of humans in laymans language of real causes and cures and preventative diets. A tiny bit of the info has changed since it came out over a decade ago but basically all there. Asking around sorts it. It is a GREAT read from back to front and education. All the little secrets and basics insurance, pharma and quacks have known for decades. Given away by the University researchers.

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    • Truth Seeker says:

      Morning Jim 😀 yes mate, the lungs have been stopping me from doing most things for the last couple of days, but the rain’s clearing a bit now so hopefully a couple more days will see me running on at least two of the four cylinders, cos at the moment it feels like I’m running on one 😯

      SWMBO has me on a great supplement regime that has kept a degenerative disease from degenerating further 😀 but infections still knock seven kinds of it out of me 😡

      Cheers mate 😀

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  17. melaine says:

    Morning folks 🙂

    Got laid low by yukky air yesterday 😯 … combo of wood smoke and chemicals 😦
    … ahh, the joys of living in suburbia O_o o_O

    Hope everyone is feeling a bit better today and the lurgies are finally clearing up/out 🙂

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    • Truth Seeker says:

      Morning Mel, 😀 When I saw your comment, my first reaction was… No braggin’, but then I noticed the “low”, and realised I have to open my eyes fully when reading a comment 😯

      Hope you’re feeling better now 😀 and then maybe the other option will pop up tonight 😉

      Cheers 😀

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    • Judes says:

      Morning Mel, sorry you were feeling a bit under the weather ( not getting the dreaded lurgy I hope). Things are ‘on the up’ here, the sun is trying to shine, and I am gradually getting the house ship shape again after visitors.
      HO is ‘talking to’ the computer trying to make an adv to sell our beloved 8mtr Isuzu bus/ motorhome. We had it made A Class, solar, self contained etc, fitted out in NZ and shipped it over 16yrs ago.. To explore Aussie for a year… Well Aussie is much bigger than it looked on our map, so we took much longer than that… And we are still here!
      But it’s time to sell our pride and joy as we don’t use her much at all now… We spend a lot of time in Brissy for HO’s chemo and can’t travel the country as we used to.
      Our Kiwi family enjoyed their annual trip to Aust, as they always do. They love it over here so much that they ..almost.. Cheered for the Wallabies a couple of times during the match last night. I was stunned! … Needed another red wine ( for the cough ), to get over that one!
      Hope you are feeling better Mel … Take a day off from kitchen duties, I’ve donated you one of our left ova pavlovas, (Kiwi fruit of course), so you can share it with the boys, relax in the spa with Sven … Or Beau on the toes .. Brilliant!

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      • melaine says:

        Hey Judes 🙂

        No lurgies, just don’t handle the polluted air as well these days 😦 … gives me really bad asthma symptoms and as I can’t use the inhalers it makes for some real fun times O_o o_O

        Was thinking of you and your visitors last night, go the AB’s 😀 Love the sound of your motorhome, wish we were in the market 😀

        Got a busy one today, HWO has been doing ‘stuff’ in the garden and I’ve promised a big roast dinner as a reward, so your donated pav will go well for afters 😀 Got a yummy salmon & salads lunch ready for when he gets back from Bunnings – don’t worry, I will check whether he has bought a new wallet when he gets home 😉

        Hmmm 🙄 … tough choice – Sven or Beau – maybe I could just have them both 😆 😆

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        • Judes says:

          Gidday Mel, Fancy Truthy thinking a refined, well brung up, Kiwi girl would do such a thing. ..We being ladies ‘n all
          It always amazes me how blokes have to ‘pop down to Bunnings’ before, in the middle of, after, .. any jobs about the place. It’s like a pilgrimage to the great Bunnings man cave. They NEVER come home without a truckload of boy’s toys.
          Yummy roast dinner sounds delish, leave enough room for the pav… Have a lovely evening with HWO. … Enjoy.

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  18. bighead1883 says:

    Good Morning Truthsekeers Convalescent Homesters O_o o_O ,if you`re wondering why I`m YELLING 😯 from outside it`s because I don`t want the Galloping Lurgy 👿
    Darling ❤ say`s chicken/veg broth 🙂 by the BIG bowlful on the way 😀

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    • Truth Seeker says:

      Hey Biggy, tell Darling 🙂 thanks 😀 and don’t worry mate, there’s no “Lurgie” spreading in the Lounge 😉

      Cheers 😀

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      • bighead1883 says:

        Chicken and vegetable broth is on,just help yourselves 🙂
        Yeah well Truthy 🙂 darling ❤ already made a huge pot 😯 :/

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        • Truth Seeker says:

          And for a cuppa afterwards, there’s a fresh batch of extra fortified cookies fresh from the oven 😀 I made them myself! Yummmmmmm O_o

          Enjoy! 😉

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          • Judes says:

            It’s good that Truthy’s Lounge is now a very friendly, ‘lurgie’ free zone. Hope you will be feeling much better and fighting fit again soon, Truthy, and Russ.
            Tomorrow is a special new beginning… We are in training ..our ‘Anti Tory Boot Camp’ needs to be cranked up due to Parliament beginning again shortly. It’s going to be a rough ride for a while,so bring along your BP medications and your best dictionaries .. We need a supply of REALLY big words to fight their tripe ( well longer than 5 letters)! Biggie has already started his offensive, .. I’m polishing me boots, sharpening me pencil and I’m ready for instructions M8 … Just point this Leftie lady in the Right direction.
            Line up the buckets ..barkeep…..

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  19. driftwood12 says:

    Some words on the fight. I read of moves in comments on Davids Bank and debt article of seizing crown lands on IA. The Murdoch owned are presently putting through parliament a bill or something to allow timber harvesting in Tasmania’s reserves. Which is i believe an encroachment on crown land. The legal mechanics. Now at the very same time this is put into play, those of the same club are doing a big hit on the environment laws in the US. This is corpiratism and through our owned, not by us but paid for, public serpents. Looks highly organised. Meanwhile too, our poor and sick for years have been hunted like feral cats unable to park or put up a tent to survive on common lands in their many and varied plights. The right also taken off us as well as media air to voice of it, the extent and how long its gone on. Meanwhile as well, public housing is used for placing ex prisoners above the general public. Or so it seems in my area. 3 in my blocks. Area seems similar, some blocks have been sold or handed to church groups etc. ( I would strongly suggest from past practice when the right is frothing at the mouth that elitism and cronyism will have something to do with placements and where. )All over drugs , crime and psyche conditions. One guy took to hiding knives at convenient places around the buildings. Cops cop here looking for him, supposed to be under some oversight guidance scheme. He invited an elderly man from another unit to his unit for a beer some time ago and was pounding his face within 5 minutes. All’s fine for me by the way, he quickly vacates when i show my head. All this in units built with no sound proofing. Just for the comfort of owned inmates or convenience for heights to make a show of trouble that public housing and the poor are? All the drug and psyche cases have to be housed but it is at the expense of the general citizen as Murdochracy kills off and sells public housing. Free trade is rich man advantage.

    As stated of who the debt situation hurts of the community, also not to be forgotten is the legal and health trade etc cashing in on the manufactured prey and forced circumstances of drug and alcohol abuse , smashed families, love lives , futures, tomorrows , basic existance needs etc. Crime and manufactured prey.
    Which comes back to labour and conditions, housing etc.
    Of the middle east Biggy, I know that the area is the gateway to African land and wider prospering and hopefully better management. Of Rothchild , Murdoch or Christians and Zionists, it was put to me a long time ago that much matter was over voting numbers. Of being outvoted.

    The corporate world is highly connected globally, intricately highly connected and to security etc. As the matter of health and legal systems , forestry and emvironmental plans , sovereignty and ownership of people and their rights also comes into it.
    I will also add insurance and investment and pharma companies etc into that list. The plays are bigger than the people now, especially with media distractions.
    Reading those posts on IA , one vein runs through the lot. Of perceptions, ways and means and ideas of doing things. This sounds good, that sounds great and people get cranky at each other trying to work it all out but you have Murdochracy. In all those matters in the posts. That is the common stumbling block of a better country for all of us. Thst, and realizing the extent of the assaults and manipulations. High grade. Heights has an agenda.

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    • bighead1883 says:

      Exactly Jim the sheep really don`t care as they don`t cop a bad nick whilst being shorn.
      Our neck of the woods here in the Western part of the Southern Hemisphere was a safe haven where some semblance of propriety towards a humanist approach had value and was shared.
      People have no idea what they lost when they chorused Rudd`s demise because he was doing for Australians the absolute correct thing and history will see him there beside Gough and not Neo-Conservative Keating.

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      • driftwood12 says:

        Gough was a showman, he got screwed over, rolled as he called it. But there was much more behind it all. He had good thoughts for the country but this country isn’t ours, or his. Amongst it was the fly river, New Guinea’s independence , liabilities and the fact 4 members of the five fingers have mined there ever since. Then there is the matter of the onus of proof and benefit of the doubts laws my Father was murdered over. Paving the way for the US health and legal system on us and corporate and institution ownership of us. Bob Hawke gave the US a running commentary on goings on. Many were’nt in the know, it was done through intelligence lines and full run with Murdoch’s theatre. After the US ambassador came over and shook Goughs hand delighted and exclaimed they’d never interfere with our govt again. Wouldnt have to after what was done. A few good years but slowly downhill and training each new generation to it. Gough bought Blue Poles to celebrate. Pollack was obsessed with Indian territory, like many of his era.
        It’s an old painters trick to be able to see basics and an outline, getting rid of details, to squint, close your eyes for a dim vision. Do that to blue poles and you’ll see a sunrise through alder and aspens in the snow. Out of the cold for the institutions. Into the shit for the people. Some say Gough overindulged in himself.
        And the chief justice stole over a hundred million dollars off the people over years, untouched. Makes you wonder where that went and what for. Nothing escaped unnoticed from Murdoch or security. Too much to say on it, people, dates , times, history, political history, movements, lies and outright bullshit.
        It’s said Keating pushed the privatising. My take on that knowing govt workings is that opportunism lay in privatising because of liability. That’s how it’s sold to the people. The govt had no liability . The little people fell here and there. Privatising is supposed to be pressured by liability. But we forget corporate and owning courts and the legal markets. Now all hooked up to national security where , as Snowden put it, excuses fall out of trees with them. Human nature is still the same and private and friendships still rule like how Ned Kelly and family got roughed up for a nation of cattle and horse thieves and sadistic robber barons. But, who’s got time sorting others cattle from their own in unfenced hundred square miles of paddocks or working shorthanded with 150 wild cattle to cut and deliver 6 year old wild cattle back to owners. Thats what started it.
        Like Don Lane, who stood on a lot of beurocrats toes standing up for people fell to jail before murderers and gangsters . And pollies powers fell under Gough too, to intervene for you, handed to the legal markets and a lot of good thats done for millions since. No privvy council reviews. Fitzgerald matters put under wraps for 65 years? Why? Interesting to see old matters popping up of late. Mculkin mother and daughters dissapearance, the container under the ground on the border, Rogerson in jail for murder after all these years , finally. They’ve been at it for years. All the old Sydney heroin addicts been telling stories up here about Sydney cops going back to the 70’s and since the 70’s. Talking all concerned now for the Whiskey au gogo victims. Memorials and all like they care. Someones died upstairs. Murphies one . Have’nt bothered looking for who else. Political and other business. Murphy did a lot of good too. And a lot of chores. Papers of late reading like all blame should fall to him. Bury it with him. Like heights want to do with Murdoch. And continue with their games, just like the “Joke” and their takings over the people. Old trails.

        I reckon they should have privatised the management and policed it of peoples utilities etc. God knows the public serpents corrupt, been that way since Cook landed. But so does private and corpirate in the game of bullshit for the mushrooms and rich man’s advantage. And health and legal markets etc. Heights corrupt our services for an excuse to make changes too. Have to police them, the private, why didnt they when the people owned the services? Excuse , opportunism and rich mans advantage.
        That’s what Gough was trying to make better amongst a very corrupt , inneffecient and deadly old world. I think things have changed and much should be reviewed of directions and excuses. But then there’s oligarchies and corpirates and owned public serpents to deal with. And their unions have been shitting all over the peoples for centuries.
        A lot of whitch hunts around and there’s anger storming off in many directions. People dont understand this but the environment is a common uniting cause. But gangster rules.
        We have to stop this thinking that rich is right. But they jump us every turn and with red carpet service. One bottom line is, address the foundations and the battered.
        Time to try and sleep, go to that frame of mind that this country is what it should be.
        Hurts knowing what it could be and could’ve. To much to say on all the above.

        About the trouble halfway up the street. It only visits there, doesnt live there.Just does work in the yard and uses the car there sometimes.
        Nite good folks.

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  20. driftwood12 says:

    Murdoch said of his investments cashing in on the War , “I think the area will be better off for it” words to that effect in a motherly comforting tone that i’ve heard off our “all knowing ” stacked heights.
    Whole economies and profit vacuuming of the populace are completely bypassing any public benefit or use of. Siphoned off to privateers and big corpirates. We have a foot on our heads and the corpirate set are making and establishing a global wide base to vacuum and do deals over. There is no weight on them to perform for their own or be held to account. It’s smash and grab.

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    • bighead1883 says:

      The global Banksters and Tecnocratic Government love Abbott as he`s doing all they ask,and that is to cripple and hamstring Australia.

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      • driftwood12 says:

        I agree with that and the banksters have trillions of fake money in the war chest. We are being pillaged for an ilk’s ideal of the world. They are trying to tie things up so no one can get out. And in a big hurry to do it. Murdoch anc co supply the comforting motherly tones over the glee and opportunism.
        All instigated with the net advent by a rotten generation of politics, self righteousness and corporate trained to heel security.

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  21. driftwood12 says:

    On our forests, just through NSW. The patch of trees in the barren landscape near Burke where Ben Hall was shot are still there. Nth west from memory. What people dont realize is that those barren grasslands and brown paddocks, horizon to horizon in places, were once forests bushrangers rode through from the Lachlan and Murray to the Queensland border. Then came ringbarking and fires. The environment needs to be addressed. We need our governance owned again. No bullshit or lip service.

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    • Truth Seeker says:

      Hey Jim, 🙂 yes, it’s positively insidious the way they work, 👿 and as a result, the majority don’t know it’s happening, or don’t realise until it’s too late 😡 and of course, there’s those that don’t give a crap! 😯

      And sadly the upper echelon of those that don’t give a crap, are the ones running the joint (into the ground 😈 )

      And you don’t have to look any further than QLD, as Newman takes us back to the Jo era of corporate, environmental vandalism 👿 ably supported by the feds LNP 😈

      It just makes you sick! 😡

      Cheers 😉

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  22. Truth Seeker says:

    Well, night all 😀 sleep well, and pleasant dreams 😉

    CheerZzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz

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  23. Truth Seeker says:

    Morning Truth Seekers 😀

    With the spring session of parliament about to start O_o , and our 25th anniversary tomorrow ❤ it's going to be a very busy couple of days 😉

    Cheers 😀

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    • driftwood12 says:

      Hope you’s get another 25 happy ones Truthy.
      Cold strong winds but sunny day on this part of the coast. Those bush lemons at Bellthorpe are ones you can eat like oranges ( our pioneers knew their stuff) but i know it will be 6 degrees cooler out that way. Staying home and getting some ukes and guitars ready for sale. While i sweat if my interntional ebay purchases will ever make it here.

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      • Truth Seeker says:

        Hey Jim 😀 Thanks for that mate 🙂

        Yes the breeze was a bit chilly at Caloundra this morning, O_o

        I’ve got a couple of songs to work on for a student, but my head doesn’t want to oblige :/

        Good luck with your deliveries 😉

        Cheers 😀

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  24. Russ says:

    Howdy Truthy, Happy Goanna versary for tomorrow mate.
    I am no better here and am reluctantly going to the doc this arvo, GRRR
    Summie inadvertantly knocked off my sterling silver spittoon, so avoid any of his dishes containing oysters..
    I’m back to bed, bloody man flu, pffftt

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    • Truth Seeker says:

      Russ, thanks mate 😀

      Sounds like the Docs might be a good idea 😉 and WRT your spittoon, that’s fine mate, cos I don’t eat oysters 😀

      Take care mate 😉

      Cheers 🙂

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  25. Frank Ston says:

    Sorry folks but I’ve got my head down on a couple of issues, at the salt mine.
    Also finding out how an 8 week old grandchild can re-shape your weekends ( and who’d want it any different).
    Truthy, I don’t know whether it will help you or not but I saw my chest specialist last week, just on a regularly scheduled visit and I asked him about treatment for the ‘cold’. He suggested two weeks with anti-biotics or 14 days without antibiotics.
    Just doing what I can to avoid a worsening of the symptoms.
    Hope everyone else is on the mend, and Biggie if you stay healthy give someone a ‘lump’ from me.
    Personally I have declared Twitter and Facebook against my religion. We are currently experiencing an acrimonious divorce of someone who is very dear to us and the damage being rendered by abuse on both Twitter and Facebook beggars belief.

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    • Truth Seeker says:

      Hey Frank 🙂 yes mate, I know what you mean O_o and enjoy the GC while you can 😀

      As far as the AB’s are concerned, I’m half way through my second dose :/ , but my breathing is still pretty rough if I do anything. But I’m hoping that when the weather starts to warm a bit and the winds drop, I might get some relief? 😉 and if that fails I’ll try the 14 days without 😉

      Sadly, abuse over the social medias, is way too easy, and people should work on the old adage of “do unto others…” 😉 but as in most things, self regulation is no regulation at all 😯 😦

      Hope it all works out mate 🙂

      Cheers 🙂

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    • bighead1883 says:

      I`m sad to hear the divorce has gone virulent Frank 😦

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      • Frank Ston says:

        Thanks, Biggie.
        It wasn’t intended to hook sympathy but rather just an expression by this old troglodyte that the speed, range and effectiveness of modern communication, IMHO, has a huge downside to balance all that’s good about it.

        My son’s soon to be former-wife has been using Facebook, in particular, to slag off at his new partner who is the loving, and lovable, mother of my only grandson and yeah, this old rooster feels like taking a file to my spurs.

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        • bighead1883 says:

          That`s the modern way Frank and I`m afraid that you son and DiL will have to do without social media for awhile until this sorts.
          One advantage after they start again,they`ll have new accounts

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    • driftwood12 says:

      I’ve found facebook to be a good pointer of who to dodge. All the grandstanding and hollywood posturing on issues does no family or circles any good. It’s definately an intelligence and mental level issue with many. And hooked straight up to intel and corporate and business class America.
      I’ve had to advise quite a few to stay off it that were involved in breakup issues and neighbourhood slanging matches. Don’t take the bait I tell them. Avoided that mudhole all my life . You can’t keep some from it, they don’t feel they’re living unless their in it.
      Suburban monkey colonies.
      I’m sick of the assaults over the net pushing to go on it . Murdoch sites etc etc .
      Makes me yearn for opal hills , billabongs and the wildlife.

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  26. Russ says:

    Hi Thrillseekers, my man flu has turned out to be bronchial neumonia. . I knew I was sick.
    Just AB’s and bed, , chest xray termorra. So there ya go.
    If you see Summie, tell him to bring back the silverware.

    Cheers all, see ya tomorrow, I am whacked.

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    • Judes says:

      I am sorry to hear that you are so crook Russ .. It did sound a bit more than man flu … ( pneumonia is right up there with woman flu)! Take it easy Russ …you can lie back, and watch Parliament from tomorrow. ? …Just to keep the blood pumping ! Sending you good vibes from HO & I, ..and Beau will be very pleased to spend extra time on your tootsies..

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    • bighead1883 says:

      Mate O_o ya gotta pull through o_O cause ya just gotta :/ if ya don`t we all gonna 😥 and you know that custard tarts with salty tears in them just don`t cut the mustard Mate 😯
      I wuz readin where 99.99999% of old people die of bronchial pneumonia 😯 si I wuz super glad ya still had a chance ^^’
      The witchdoctor over the road Ivor Doublerumncoke has made up a kewpie doll so as I`m tendin ya mate O_o so you should be feelin beta about Thursday when the anti bios I`m feedin the doll kick right in 😯
      In the meantime have a 🌯 or 🌯 🌯 and keep fightin 😀

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      • Truth Seeker says:

        Russ mate, what Biggy said O_o 😉

        MEDIC

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        • Russ says:

          Thanks for the kind thoughts everybody. I am going to stick to my bed as much as possible for a few days til I get this thing out of my chest. At least I dont have to go out in the cold at 4.30 am for a couple of days. Cheers everyone, I wont go in the vat again til I am healthy.

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      • driftwood12 says:

        When your heart weakens ,from heart attacks, narrow veins, age, hypertension, altitude, etc etc etc blood backs up into your heart. My Dad died in hospital having another heart attack complicated by drowning. His triggers to turn on or off artery pressure was kaputt from shock from explosions in the war. With aged, it’s just heart failing.
        The technology for stronger heart work is here but science seems concerned there are too many of us.
        Depression and lifestyle gets us in age, some is damage from youthful years habits or woes. Stress kills. Hardens arteries. Health industry makes millions with amputations.
        Some in the world rather the lower get it than themselves and do what they can desperately in those directions.
        There’s a thin line between strong and psychotic in the heights.
        Many upstairs have easier lives too because they have the right info to tell their children to keep them straight and they have the cash to organise them.
        In many cases, it’s not intelligence but having the right info that makes the right Right.
        Psychotics and rat cunning and desperation make them viscious.
        All the rest is just bluff and bullshit and superior postures.

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        • bighead1883 says:

          M8 my Dad died of everything and I`ll tell you what,I remember him in his best periods because I choose that.
          For me to remember the worst is to punish myself needlessly and it dishonour`s what I try and keep sacrosanct of my dear departed Father.
          There are always issues with everyone but maturing of the human condition gleans strength of character forged in understanding.

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          • driftwood12 says:

            For some biggy, as long as it’s someone else carrying the load or abuse. Mine, as me trying to attend him, slurred to the bones and twenty years of duels and harrassments by security. Where is the justice thats supposed to exist? The charges? The investigation, the inquiry? The reporters and current affairs media hosts?
            My Father was a joy, theres nothing bad to forget of him, everyone should know him other than a sick countries hollywood version of cleansing itself of it’s fly blown heart and those political carrying on with crooked ways over a populace. The problem is that as he was murdered to silence and head turning and peoples fear, that still continues.
            For others sins and comforts above the whole. The country has only to address it, i dont want the myths of this country, i want the reality. Nor will i wear it while cream and life flows for lessor and monies scammed from the people flows into banks for those who should have a bullet, for decades. Unaddressed. While bullshit pours out of Canberra, i’ll have something to say and of the continuing abuse and harrassment and my fathers fellow Australians sense of justice for some or what they consider ok for others to wear.

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            • bighead1883 says:

              One thing I know for sure is that what is going down now is what my father fought with a rifle and pistol when Germans stormed across the border into Poland.
              He would be ashamed at these politicos and he would be ashamed at his fellow Australians which of course he became after 7 years here [that`s how it was back then].
              We`re in this mess because people don`t see that the enemy is already here and now dispersing itself into every pore of our existence.
              The infiltration of media so as to propagandise is almost complete and internet dissent will be over within their term,they`ll shut down the net,that`s why there`s Windows 8 and cloud storage etc,no user control.
              Welcome to 1984.

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              • driftwood12 says:

                If they can’t own it , they’ll kill it. Public placation is taking more than the usual thuggery , spin and bullshit. They just ignore and opportune and stuff and pension, turn their heads , and walk in an owned procession. Fulfilling their scams and service to a minority and self. There is no need for many of he hardships in this country. Our heights opportune and adopt the US doctrines and portray we have the same ills and woes of community and psyches and circumstances and we must do this or that.

                WA is business and corporate class militant. Many hard descisions in a barren landscape and of distances but where they jump to everytime shows up an ilk and class and organised agenda. Foundations cashed in on, not built on. Growth in one direction whatever the cost.
                Totally ignoring the whole as the rest of the states.

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              • driftwood12 says:

                Windows 8, cloud storage etc, was just a height of glee with what corporate and NSA were getting away with. The procession of old plans and technologies and advancements in that direction. The control and spying regime was planned under an old world and pack of opportunist scum that soon changed. Opportunism fell short to exposure. But top percenters had a 5 mile headstart in a 6 mile race.
                No matter what the consequences, they couldnt help themselves. Our politics works the same. Smash and grab, hit after hit .

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          • Russ says:

            Totally agree Bigman

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        • driftwood12 says:

          What goes on while some address Canberra politics-which must be done, even though it is often planned distraction, is already underway. That of which we may or not eventually hear about long after the fact. 5 sometimes up to 10 or 15 years. The real game is on now. Plans made in the shadows years ago, lurks the “in crowd” have gotten onto or the rural. That is life.
          Best minor way to describe it is how farmers of the ” in ” crowd were warned up to 5 or more years before that bulldozing and forest clearing was going to be stopped in Qld. That was in the build up to the boom. They went beserk. Of course a premier of the sheep is always ready to become a hero and sound science manager of the environment and announce that he is stopping clearing in Murdochs rags. 5 years or so after the fact. Then half ? or so of Australia was sold to foreign ownership?
          Those not of the political ilk, in crowd or wheat boards shot themselves by the dozen.

          The right and rich and the rag trade of thuggery and eye gouging thst follows it , took control years ago and shaped the public serpentry and governance to it’s ilk. We must always trailblaze through them for their greater benefit and comfort stations. Than all walk in the one direction together. The art of Murdoch.
          Team Australia. Time to all pull together the squeak comes down the chain. And as we flush ourselves with it to riotous laughter above, the circle of life is fulfilled in perpetual motion of a system for some.

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  27. Truth Seeker says:

    Night Biggy, Jim, Mel, Judes and all Sleep well 😀 and pleasant dreams :wink:;;

    CheerZzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz

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  28. Truth Seeker says:

    Morning Truth Seekers 😀 25 years today ❤ so I'll be out for a while, but the drinks are on me 😀

    Cheers 😀

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    • consider says:

      Happy Anniversary to both of you. Check your email 🙂

      Cheers 😀

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      • Truth Seeker says:

        Hey Consider, thanks mate 🙂 and please pass on our thanks to Considerette as well 🙂

        We had a great day out, and it was a good refresher for us both 🙂

        I did check the emails mate, but there was nothing there from you guys, 😯 so it might have disappeared into the ether, or gone somewhere else. 😉 either way, mate, it’s been a long, albeit good, day, but I’ll keep checking for a while longer tonight, and send you one tomorrow as soon as I get a chance 🙂

        Cheers 😀

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        • consider says:

          Glad to hear you both had a great day. Just realised a mistake with the email address, so have resent 😀

          Cheers 🙂

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          • Truth Seeker says:

            Mate thanks for that, 🙂 SWMBO has gone to bed, so I’ll have to show her in the morning, but I know she’ll love it 😀

            I’ll email you her response tomorrow 😀

            Thanks to you both 🙂

            Cheers 😀

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    • driftwood12 says:

      It’s a peaceful day outside Truthy and i hear spring. A good sign for another 25.

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  29. Frank Ston says:

    To Mr & Mrs Truthy,

    In an age where it’s becoming more difficult, than ever before, to achieve major milestones congratulations.
    I hope that your future together turns out to be all that you have dreamt that it will be.
    On and strong!
    Best wishes for a happy day with many more to come.
    PS The spa has been cleaned, polished, sprinkled with frangipani petals and reserved for 1 hour of your choosing.

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    • Judes says:

      Hi Truthy, Don’t forget now, that behind every good man is the support of a loving woman.
      I would like to add my heartiest congrats, and a small request… When you have eaten the prawns, drunk the champagne and danced the light fantastic … Could we please have a pic of the happy couple swinging from the chandelier .. Or one in the mulled wine spa with Beau pampering the tootsies.? ( for the family album)

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      • Truth Seeker says:

        Judes, thanks for that 🙂 And the “Good Woman” laughed when I read her your comment 😀 But sadly, she did make me promise that what happens on the chandelier or in the spa…. stays on the chandelier or in the spa 😯 but I’ll see what I can do 😉

        Cheers ;grin:

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    • Truth Seeker says:

      Frank, thanks from both of us for your kind words mate, 🙂 we really appreciate it 😀

      Mrs Truthy luxuriated in the bath prior to bed ❤ and she was a happy little vegemite 😛

      Cheers mate 😀

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  30. bighead1883 says:

    From Darling ❤ and myself O_o
    It`s big enough for the whole lounge Truthy and his Darling ❤

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  31. Truth Seeker says:

    Hey guys, 😀 SWMBO asked me to thank you all for your kind thoughts and wishes 🙂 and asked me to tell you all, she had a lovely day ❤ 😀

    So thanks from both of us 😀

    Cheers

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  32. Truth Seeker says:

    Night all 😀 sleep well, and pleasant dreams 😉

    CheerZzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz

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  33. Truth Seeker says:

    Morning Truth Seekers 😀 and what a great day for internet users, as the mendacious Turdball tells us that all we need, into the futureless is less than 20% of what most of the rest of the world have now… WTF? 😯

    I’ll be writing something about this later, but am currently working on a piece about local terrorism, which I hope to post tomorrow? 😉

    Cheers 😀

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  34. bighead1883 says:

    Morning Truthy 🙂 I`m channeling all my thoughts toward the asteroid that`s got Canberra`s name on it to hit NOW

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    • Truth Seeker says:

      Morning Biggy 😀 mate, I know how you feel after hearing the latest litany of lies flowing incessantly from the LNP 😈 in their efforts to sell the fudge-it that no-one wants 🙄

      And Turdball treating us like we’re all idiots 😡

      Maybe if we all focus on the same asteroid, we could get it to hit right on the lNP party room?…. 😉

      Cheers mate 😀

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    • Frank Ston says:

      Good morning, fellow fun seekers.
      Biggie, I’m surprised at you. I would’ve thought that you would recognise that there are so many ‘self-appointed’ ‘stars’ in Canberra that they would generate a gravity field through which no asteroid could penetrate.
      If you doubt me, ask any of them.
      Apparently the faults in the budget are all Labor’s , the fact that the budget has not passed in it’s entirety is singularly the fault of Labor, apparently Labor’s adherence to fundamental beliefs and policies is a cruel device, the sole purpose of which is to frustrate the gaffernment.
      This lot of born to rule, turkey-jerkers, are so far up themselves they’re at least 5 days ahead of the rest of the country.

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  35. Gilly says:

    Hi strangers, yeah still kicking. Just a mention on the ABC”s reporting on the Gosford Anglican Church billboard. The article is titled “Meet the man behind church’s controversial signs of the times”.
    So now the ABC finds truth controversial …… oh boy oh boy!

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    • Frank Ston says:

      Yes, Gilly and on 9 this morning Miranda Devine was holding court on the evils that are done when a Minister of Religion fails to observe the standard separation of State from Church.
      Fortunately one of the panellists pointed out that religions of any denomination have an opportunity and/or an obligation to reflect the standards of the community as a whole.
      IMHO that fact ought to be abundantly obvious to any individual who professes a faith based, in part at least, upon the teachings of Christ.
      Like Ghandi, I find the teachings admirable, the practice less so (with the notable exception of the Anglican Minister in Gosford).

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    • Truth Seeker says:

      Hey Gilly 🙂 glad to hear it 😀 and still kicking tories as well 😉

      And why wouldn’t it be, when we hear nothing but lies from the bought and paid for government we had foisted upon us by Murdoch et al 👿

      Cheers 😀

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    • bighead1883 says:

      I tried to get in on the commentary there Gilly and M8 they shut shop quick.
      ABCtel has SKY`s the limit.
      Gotta fight these dirty sewer dwellers.

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  36. melaine says:

    I HATE PAPERWORK!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    Barkeep, I need 3 buckets of frang margaritas, a siphon hose and some of Truthies yummy cookies, I’ll be in the mulled wine spa… thank you 🙂

    Oh yeah, hey everyone, hope you are all well…

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    • Truth Seeker says:

      Hey Mel 😀 I have a plate full with your name on it O_o

      BARKEEP 😀

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      • melaine says:

        Hey Truthie, thanks buddy 😉 … got the vape happening so all bliss 😀
        The head is porridge after shuffling papers for 3 days and the hands screaming but all caught up so got a few weeks before the next lot lands on my desk.

        Front fence almost finished, just the bit in the driveway to do YAH… looks really good, HWO has done a fantastic job and bunnings will be showing a profit 😆 😆

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  37. Truth Seeker says:

    Night Mel, Biggy, Russ and all 😀 sleep well and pleasant dreams 😉

    CheerZzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz

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