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Re: Breaking News

#611 Post by Beate » Mon Jul 09, 2018 8:16 am

I have no idea whether this is good or bad news, as he's only going to be replaced by another idiot, but it gave me a good laugh this morning!
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#612 Post by McG » Mon Jul 09, 2018 2:13 pm

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Re: Breaking News

#613 Post by funthing29 » Mon Jul 09, 2018 3:02 pm

Boris Johnson has resigned as Foreign Secretary

https://www.theguardian.com/politics/20 ... ary-brexit
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Re: Breaking News

#614 Post by TheDude » Tue Jul 10, 2018 10:11 am

Some 'News' for newbies, please read:

viewtopic.php?f=2&t=7357#p55395

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#615 Post by The Sparrow » Tue Jul 10, 2018 12:54 pm

All 12 boys plus the coach have been successfully rescued. :D
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#616 Post by McG » Tue Jul 10, 2018 3:21 pm

The Sparrow wrote:All 12 boys plus the coach have been successfully rescued. :D
This is almost miraculous given they didn't even know where they were in the caves at the start. Huge celebrations ahead for their families and rescuers though not forgetting the one rescuer who died.
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Re: Breaking News

#617 Post by The Sparrow » Tue Jul 10, 2018 9:31 pm

Reminiscent of the rescue of the Chilean miners.
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Re: Breaking News

#618 Post by stuartboy » Tue Jul 10, 2018 10:18 pm

...and casting begins for the Hollywood blockbuster Cave Boys!
Tom Cruise to be the coach, Daniel Radcliffe, Rupert Grint, Will Poulter to play done of the boys. Even Warwick Davis wants to be one. Any more suggestions?

Joking apart, it does seem pretty likely to be Hollywoodised.
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Re: Breaking News

#619 Post by Beate » Wed Jul 11, 2018 9:34 pm

There is something going down in Belfast:
https://metro.co.uk/2018/07/11/chaos-be ... ssion=true
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Re: Breaking News

#620 Post by Jayman » Fri Jul 20, 2018 8:31 pm

James Gunn Fired as Director of 'Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3'

https://www.hollywoodreporter.com/heat- ... -3-1128786
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