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Forum: General Discussion 26-06-2015, 13:26
Replies: 57
Views: 3,749
Posted By LifeisGood
It's actually better that you do abide by the...

It's actually better that you do abide by the give way obligations on the road, and keep it simple. It can cause hesitancy and confusion when people start making their own rules up and giving way to...
Forum: General Discussion 19-04-2015, 23:13
Replies: 90
Views: 4,553
Posted By LifeisGood
What about when a spouse dies i.e your most...

What about when a spouse dies i.e your most immediate family member?? That would turn your life upside down. It is literally life changing.

A colleague of mine had a week off when his father sadly...
Forum: Pets 09-04-2015, 09:46
Replies: 29
Views: 1,506
Posted By LifeisGood
:confused: molliepops, I didn't say all dogs...

:confused: molliepops, I didn't say all dogs could tolerate raw bones.

I was responding to another poster who said she didn't feed bones because they are dangerous. S/he said it as a blanket...
Forum: Pets 08-04-2015, 14:36
Replies: 25
Views: 1,354
Posted By LifeisGood
I don't see too many overweight dogs around my...

I don't see too many overweight dogs around my way, but when I do see them they are usually accompanied by overweight owners!

My dog is at his ideal weight, but I've been told by an overweight...
Forum: Pets 06-04-2015, 14:58
Replies: 29
Views: 1,506
Posted By LifeisGood
Cooked bones are dangerous, but raw bones are...

Cooked bones are dangerous, but raw bones are safer than most non-natural chews. They are also great for cleaning teeth, and are a good source of calcium.

Fair enough, if you don't like raw, but...
Forum: General Discussion 06-04-2015, 14:50
Replies: 116
Views: 4,406
Posted By LifeisGood
A question is not a complaint though; it's just a...

A question is not a complaint though; it's just a request for information. If someone interprets all kinds of other things into it, then that's in their own head and it hasn't come from the person...
Forum: General Discussion 05-04-2015, 08:08
Replies: 130
Views: 3,654
Posted By LifeisGood
Yes my thoughts exactly - they were a proper...

Yes my thoughts exactly - they were a proper band! Singer, drummer, guitarist, and got together when they were 13 - years before they made it big time. They were not just put together by a management...
Forum: Pets 04-04-2015, 11:19
Replies: 400
Views: 16,514
Posted By LifeisGood
One of our cats was like that, and I found it...

One of our cats was like that, and I found it very upsetting, but as he's matured, he doesn't do it so much now. He's not brought anything in for a while now.
Forum: General Discussion 02-04-2015, 13:58
Replies: 2,792
Views: 167,744
Posted By LifeisGood
It depends on his state of mind and perception of...

It depends on his state of mind and perception of reality. He could have been having a psychotic episode and been paranoid as part of that, as you say. Psychosis can also alter your perception of...
Forum: Advice 02-04-2015, 13:41
Replies: 8
Views: 1,192
Posted By LifeisGood
Fines are issued as a penalty for committing a...

Fines are issued as a penalty for committing a criminal offence, and only state authorised bodies can fine you, such as the police, courts etc. I've read the FA handbook, and it speaks of "fines"...
Forum: General Discussion 31-03-2015, 23:26
Replies: 78
Views: 4,748
Posted By LifeisGood
Yes it has, and thank you very much for...

Yes it has, and thank you very much for explaining. You sound like a very respectful person :)

There are some people out there who have all kinds of weird views on things. My husband's cousin...
Forum: General Discussion 31-03-2015, 13:57
Replies: 131
Views: 5,820
Posted By LifeisGood
My post didn't give an opinion as to the rights...

My post didn't give an opinion as to the rights and wrongs of putting bags on seats. I was just responding to pepsiplusconker's point that the tension and awkwardness would be unbearable if someone...
Forum: General Discussion 31-03-2015, 13:48
Replies: 2,792
Views: 167,744
Posted By LifeisGood
Cars being programmed to stop automatically...

Cars being programmed to stop automatically before hitting something can only be a good thing. Volvo have a system that automatically applies the brakes if there is an obstacle in the way and the...
Forum: General Discussion 31-03-2015, 13:24
Replies: 78
Views: 4,748
Posted By LifeisGood
Thank you for clarifying that! :) As to the...

Thank you for clarifying that! :)

As to the other points raised about lying about being on the pill etc, I think both men and women have to accept that intercourse carries a risk of pregnancy, and...
Forum: General Discussion 31-03-2015, 12:56
Replies: 131
Views: 5,820
Posted By LifeisGood
Tension and awkwardness becoming unbearable?? ...

Tension and awkwardness becoming unbearable?? :confused: It really isn't given a second thought by most people. It's just a case of "please could you move your bag?", the bag gets moved, and the...
Forum: General Discussion 30-03-2015, 18:11
Replies: 78
Views: 4,748
Posted By LifeisGood
Of course she's now being raped! No means no at...

Of course she's now being raped! No means no at whatever stage in proceedings. Do you think someone should be forced to continue against their will because they said yes at first? Really? Would it...
Forum: Advice 29-03-2015, 14:19
Replies: 50
Views: 3,879
Posted By LifeisGood
Sorry, I didn't mean it to come across so...

Sorry, I didn't mean it to come across so flippant. I've thought about things like this a lot and it made me feel better to think that I wouldn't be aware of my lack of awareness. I don't even like...
Forum: Advice 29-03-2015, 09:31
Replies: 50
Views: 3,879
Posted By LifeisGood
But when it happens, you won't know that you...

But when it happens, you won't know that you can't feel, think, see etc. Your consciousness will just not exist. You won't be sat somewhere wishing you could see, feel, think etc.
Forum: General Discussion 29-03-2015, 09:07
Replies: 48
Views: 1,840
Posted By LifeisGood
In what industry is your company? It seems very...

In what industry is your company? It seems very invasive, and gives people a licence to discriminate against people with disabilities, or make knee jerk reactions about illnesses the applicant has...
Forum: General Discussion 27-03-2015, 12:28
Replies: 2,792
Views: 167,744
Posted By LifeisGood
No-one is "a depressive" - it's not a personality...

No-one is "a depressive" - it's not a personality trait. Depression is an illness that can happen to anyone at any time, and just because someone has had depression in the past, does not mean they...
Forum: General Discussion 27-03-2015, 11:37
Replies: 2,792
Views: 167,744
Posted By LifeisGood
I think they are probably just being cautious,...

I think they are probably just being cautious, and using the terminology that has been officially released. They may not know his exact condition, or the extent of it. Depression could be a symptom...
Forum: General Discussion 27-03-2015, 11:24
Replies: 2,792
Views: 167,744
Posted By LifeisGood
Of course depression is a mental illness, and can...

Of course depression is a mental illness, and can be a severely debilitating one at that. It is serious. Part of the stigma surrounding depression is that people don't recognise it as a mental...
Forum: General Discussion 26-03-2015, 08:23
Replies: 2,792
Views: 167,744
Posted By LifeisGood
From what I've read, the descent was carried out...

From what I've read, the descent was carried out in autopilot, i.e. set to descend at the rate specified by the pilot. I've never flown a plane, but I imagine this couldn't be done by slumping onto...
Forum: General Discussion 24-03-2015, 13:57
Replies: 2,792
Views: 167,744
Posted By LifeisGood
As per my post above (based on the pilot's...

As per my post above (based on the pilot's information in the link below), relatively speaking, 5,000 fpm isn't that rapid.

It's nowhere near a full on emergency descent. The pilot in the link...
Forum: General Discussion 24-03-2015, 13:26
Replies: 2,792
Views: 167,744
Posted By LifeisGood
According to the second post down on the link...

According to the second post down on the link below, 5,000 fpm is seen as a softer option in the event of a decompression, and is chosen by pilots in order to avoid alarming passengers. Perhaps then...
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