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Forum: TV and Home Entertainment Technology Yesterday, 21:44
Replies: 10
Views: 660
Posted By bobcar
I would point out that using the headphone socket...

I would point out that using the headphone socket is not the only way that you can use the TV remote to control the volume of external speakers. You can use CEC to control a soundbar/amp or if using...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 20-02-2015, 13:53
Replies: 7,178
Views: 605,565
Posted By bobcar
This is exactly what I mean, you find it very...

This is exactly what I mean, you find it very hard to take an alternative view especially when put forward by a strong woman and instead resort to insults and an irrelevant jibe at her early life.
Forum: TV Shows: UK 20-02-2015, 12:16
Replies: 7,178
Views: 605,565
Posted By bobcar
Yasmin is the best panellist they have, she...

Yasmin is the best panellist they have, she usually talks sense unlike some of the guests. Hopefully she's on all week as last time it was a disappointment when she was only on for a day.

Some...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 13-02-2015, 18:21
Replies: 8,002
Views: 496,488
Posted By bobcar
That's probably the best answer they've ever had...

That's probably the best answer they've ever had on there. :D
Forum: TV Shows: UK 13-02-2015, 18:20
Replies: 8,002
Views: 496,488
Posted By bobcar
It's cowardly if they take the low offer because...

It's cowardly if they take the low offer because they are too scared to go higher otherwise it is not cowardly. Similarly if they take the middle offer because they are too scared to go lower then...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 11-02-2015, 18:46
Replies: 8,002
Views: 496,488
Posted By bobcar
Wow I don't get the hate shown on here by some...

Wow I don't get the hate shown on here by some people about those taking the low offer. It certainly isn't cowardly as they have shown the "courage" to go on there unlike most (not all) of the...
Forum: Advice 09-02-2015, 19:18
Replies: 5
Views: 410
Posted By bobcar
Google brings up choices. the first one on the...

Google brings up choices. the first one on the list was this. http://www.amazon.co.uk/Andrew-James-Digital-Electric-Induction/dp/B007457IJK/ref=pd_sxp_grid_pt_0_0
Forum: Politics 09-02-2015, 18:57
Replies: 182
Views: 3,668
Posted By bobcar
This link to Monbiot gives some idea of the...

This link to Monbiot gives some idea of the quality of Booker - the science deniers will of course lap up everything he says if it's critical of science.
Forum: TV Shows: UK 09-02-2015, 16:00
Replies: 651
Views: 32,459
Posted By bobcar
It spoils it a lot, luck has always been very...

It spoils it a lot, luck has always been very important in TP (much more so than skill or quizzing) but the x2 takes it to a new level of luck and can make the second and 3rd rounds irrelevant.

I...
Forum: TV Shows: UK 09-02-2015, 15:57
Replies: 29
Views: 3,309
Posted By bobcar
You are maybe taking the show too seriously it's...

You are maybe taking the show too seriously it's just a bit of harmless fun. It would not be as much fun if they had big prizes though maybe something like the old golden gavel as a reward for...
Forum: Politics 09-02-2015, 15:54
Replies: 41
Views: 926
Posted By bobcar
The only trouble with that is that these business...

The only trouble with that is that these business taxes still would encourage the race to the bottom that we have now. The only way not to have that is to have a global tax rate but that is unlikely...
Forum: Politics 09-02-2015, 15:21
Replies: 41
Views: 926
Posted By bobcar
Whereas at the moment those people pay for the...

Whereas at the moment those people pay for the increasing wealth of the rich, paying for taxes that benefit more people is much preferable than paying for the rich to get richer. Something like 90%...
Forum: Politics 09-02-2015, 15:09
Replies: 41
Views: 926
Posted By bobcar
You have to get the tax from somewhere so if you...

You have to get the tax from somewhere so if you abolish corporation tax then you need to raise it from something like income tax.
Forum: Politics 09-02-2015, 15:07
Replies: 41
Views: 926
Posted By bobcar
It would be difficult but not impossible. It...

It would be difficult but not impossible. It would only really require the US, China and the EU to agree and put barriers up to those nations that don't join in.

The biggest problem would be that...
Forum: Politics 09-02-2015, 15:04
Replies: 41
Views: 926
Posted By bobcar
Yes but the disadvantage of that would be that...

Yes but the disadvantage of that would be that you don't raise any tax from it which is rather a biggy.
Forum: Politics 09-02-2015, 15:03
Replies: 41
Views: 926
Posted By bobcar
Yes but they would be better off still with a...

Yes but they would be better off still with a fairer distribution of income, the biggest rises in the wealth of the poor occurred when inequality was a lot less than it is now. Some inequality is...
Forum: Politics 09-02-2015, 14:55
Replies: 41
Views: 926
Posted By bobcar
Ah the old trickle down nonsense that has been...

Ah the old trickle down nonsense that has been working so well - not.
Forum: Politics 09-02-2015, 14:47
Replies: 41
Views: 926
Posted By bobcar
You mean it would end the race to the bottom that...

You mean it would end the race to the bottom that we have at the moment where everybody competes to have the lowest corporation tax resulting in the rich getting richer and the poor getting poorer....
Forum: Advice 09-02-2015, 14:40
Replies: 234
Views: 9,767
Posted By bobcar
You might argue that it is unfair, I would argue...

You might argue that it is unfair, I would argue that it is unfair that the threshold hasn't decreased. It's unfair on those that don't have the opportunity to get a nest egg from their parents, I...
Forum: General Discussion 09-02-2015, 11:46
Replies: 46
Views: 1,549
Posted By bobcar
They are dedicated to improving safety and...

They are dedicated to improving safety and reducing deaths and injuries on the roads. Of course in some cases this means reducing speeds which some idiot petrol heads don't like, to them any attempt...
Forum: Advice 08-02-2015, 15:55
Replies: 234
Views: 9,767
Posted By bobcar
According to Pat Smith anyone who believes in...

According to Pat Smith anyone who believes in equality of opportunity in this respect is a Marxist, they obviously have no idea what Marxism is. I could point them in the direction of some books...
Forum: Advice 08-02-2015, 01:17
Replies: 7
Views: 853
Posted By bobcar
It's very easy and not messy to do it yourself....

It's very easy and not messy to do it yourself. I've died clothing before and it was just a case of putting the die in the washing machine together with salt and doing a cycle.
Forum: TV Shows: UK 06-02-2015, 18:12
Replies: 8,002
Views: 496,488
Posted By bobcar
It made sense and almost won them the money....

It made sense and almost won them the money. There was no point going for the 1,000 as that would have only given then an extra 250 each - sometimes you have to use your brain as well as your...
Forum: Politics 06-02-2015, 13:27
Replies: 319
Views: 12,669
Posted By bobcar
So you missed all the events in Gaza?

So you missed all the events in Gaza?
Forum: Politics 06-02-2015, 12:14
Replies: 319
Views: 12,669
Posted By bobcar
Oh there really is. Whilst ISIS is a particularly...

Oh there really is. Whilst ISIS is a particularly nasty crowd Israel has a disgusting record of murdering people, especially but not limited to Gaza.

You make the point of democracy so does that...
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