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Forum: Radio 24-01-2014, 08:59
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Posted By Charlie Drake
Thank you, Chin - much appreciated. I shall now...

Thank you, Chin - much appreciated. I shall now proceed to plummet in the 'Foamar' stats :D
Forum: Radio 24-01-2014, 08:44
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Posted By Charlie Drake
An interesting post, Lt, and you live up to your...

An interesting post, Lt, and you live up to your moniker. If one is 'almost burnt at the stake' does that mean that one is just slightly singed around the edges?

With all this 'witch hunting' going...
Forum: Radio 23-01-2014, 09:37
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Views: 506,016
Posted By Charlie Drake
One of the reasons for the massive (official)...

One of the reasons for the massive (official) troops cuts is in order to pay for the rapid global expansion of 'black ops'. These costs are never divulged, of course, because they would compromise...
Forum: Radio 23-01-2014, 09:33
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Posted By Charlie Drake
Good morning g-s. I know you love to throw...

Good morning g-s.

I know you love to throw these posts out in order to wind up other posters and get a reaction.
That's OK - I'll bite! ;-)

Yes, it was amusing in parts, and lord knows (no pun...
Forum: Radio 22-01-2014, 19:47
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Views: 506,016
Posted By Charlie Drake
Excellent chemistry between Iain Dale and Chuka...

Excellent chemistry between Iain Dale and Chuka Umunna. A good combination of business and politics, juggling comments from Iain, Chuka and callers discussing, as one would expect, both sides of...
Forum: Radio 21-01-2014, 16:40
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Posted By Charlie Drake
This does ring a bell, Martin, but I can't put my...

This does ring a bell, Martin, but I can't put my finger on it.
I did try to do a bit of research, though, and found lots of very old LBC general chit-chat posts, which was fun!
Forum: Radio 21-01-2014, 12:57
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Views: 506,016
Posted By Charlie Drake
Me too. I generally think JOB is OK at what he...

Me too.
I generally think JOB is OK at what he does, but he is in no way as clever, witty, intelligent or as knowledgeable as he thinks he is.
During the Nicolas Anelka discussion he dismissed...
Forum: Radio 20-01-2014, 16:33
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Views: 506,016
Posted By Charlie Drake
Well said. I've been thinking exactly this for a...

Well said. I've been thinking exactly this for a while now, and you put it very well.
Forum: Radio 19-01-2014, 00:51
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Views: 506,016
Posted By Charlie Drake
By the way, speaking of Farage and...

By the way, speaking of Farage and Co.:

http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/ukip-leader-nigel-farage-euro-3012708#.Utsg-_04nJw
Forum: Radio 19-01-2014, 00:34
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Views: 506,016
Posted By Charlie Drake
Quick response because we're getting OT (although...

Quick response because we're getting OT (although this did begin with reference to a possible 'Fone Farage').

To answer your first question - 'Font-le-Rois' (French) and 'Schmidt' (German)...
Forum: Radio 18-01-2014, 23:33
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Views: 506,016
Posted By Charlie Drake
Case in point. Fauntleroy is French, Smith is...

Case in point. Fauntleroy is French, Smith is German, and Windsor is a made-up name that is really Saxe-Coburg Gotha - in other words, also German - Saxony, in fact. :)
Forum: Radio 18-01-2014, 22:49
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Posted By Charlie Drake
What a strangely surreal post! It's been one of...

What a strangely surreal post! It's been one of those days, hasn't it?
Might I point out that we all have foreign roots, remote or otherwise.
Forum: Radio 18-01-2014, 18:15
Replies: 9,990
Views: 506,016
Posted By Charlie Drake
I shall probably pop up here and there. Feel free...

I shall probably pop up here and there. Feel free to put me on your 'ignore' list.
I wouldn't blame you one bit. After all, I have to live with this all the time! :D
Forum: Radio 18-01-2014, 17:50
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Views: 506,016
Posted By Charlie Drake
I shall wait in a state of heightened excitement...

I shall wait in a state of heightened excitement and anticipation for a return to this mythical, if not legendary 'standard' to which you refer. :D Perhaps you would like to lead by example? :p
Forum: Radio 18-01-2014, 11:54
Replies: 9,990
Views: 506,016
Posted By Charlie Drake
Lol. Do you think the loss of control might have...

Lol. Do you think the loss of control might have been due to 'pier pressure'?
Forum: Radio 18-01-2014, 10:25
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Views: 506,016
Posted By Charlie Drake
I have this weird mental picture of our Iain...

I have this weird mental picture of our Iain heading down to Brighton in the 1960's. There he is on his Vespa with the 148 headlights, wearing his obligatory fur-collared parka and Ben Sherman shirt....
Forum: Radio 17-01-2014, 16:00
Replies: 9,990
Views: 506,016
Posted By Charlie Drake
SA apparently has delusions of grandeur - no...

SA apparently has delusions of grandeur - no surprise there. The controversy reminded me of this:

http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/george-osborne-forced-pay-160-1387667#.UtlSkf04luU

I remember...
Forum: Radio 16-01-2014, 23:16
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Views: 506,016
Posted By Charlie Drake
Good luck trying to find it! :(

Good luck trying to find it! :(
Forum: Radio 16-01-2014, 23:13
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Views: 506,016
Posted By Charlie Drake
I was commenting on statements that he himself...

I was commenting on statements that he himself made last night. Not my opinion, but his.
Forum: Radio 16-01-2014, 23:08
Replies: 9,990
Views: 506,016
Posted By Charlie Drake
Interesting that you should pick up on the timing...

Interesting that you should pick up on the timing of the Question Time broadcast.
You are correct of course, although this was the least important point I was making.
As a classic example of the pot...
Forum: Radio 16-01-2014, 19:15
Replies: 9,990
Views: 506,016
Posted By Charlie Drake
Thanks for the heads up, g-s, much appreciated. I...

Thanks for the heads up, g-s, much appreciated.
I thought Mehdi Hasan's outburst regarding the Daily Mail last week was quite...
Forum: Radio 15-01-2014, 18:42
Replies: 9,990
Views: 506,016
Posted By Charlie Drake
Meanwhile, back on Martin's yacht the old...

Meanwhile, back on Martin's yacht the old swashbuckler keeps on swashbuckling.
Now where did I put that spinnaker?


http://www.flickr.com/photos/33511984@N03/6735424715/lightbox/?q=martin+rosen
Forum: Radio 09-01-2014, 20:44
Replies: 9,990
Views: 506,016
Posted By Charlie Drake
Just to add - speaking of humour - I'd say the...

Just to add - speaking of humour - I'd say the only presenter on LBC who can be truly funny (when he's in the right mood) is Nick Abbot - and yet, the topics he raises are often deadly serious. He's...
Forum: Radio 09-01-2014, 20:34
Replies: 9,990
Views: 506,016
Posted By Charlie Drake
No problem, BB - fire away, but don't you mean...

No problem, BB - fire away, but don't you mean 'get real' or something? :D

For the record, I've never once complained about the lack of 'light and shade' on LBC, although I do have to admit that...
Forum: Radio 09-01-2014, 18:39
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Views: 506,016
Posted By Charlie Drake
Possibly, unless they're happy to have some of...

Possibly, unless they're happy to have some of the time taken up in order to avoid those more serious issues.

This would, unfortunately, appear to be the case with Mr. Clegg.
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