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    I had associated the 'Gianni' with Versace, not...

    I had associated the 'Gianni' with Versace, not Agnelli, hence the Lagerfeld comeback...
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    I thought it was Karl Lagerfeld who was...

    I thought it was Karl Lagerfeld who was (in)famous for that sort of thing?

    Huge picture at:
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    It's the nose of the bicycle seat. Hardly 'extra...

    It's the nose of the bicycle seat. Hardly 'extra kit'...
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    I thought you'd cut your hair & given up the...

    I thought you'd cut your hair & given up the cherry Chapstick?
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    Panerai's best watches are the simplest ones. Far...

    Panerai's best watches are the simplest ones. Far too much going on there.
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    Each watch is supplied with a cleaning cloth made...

    Each watch is supplied with a cleaning cloth made from material curated from Andre Bremont's drawers: not his desk drawers, his underpants!
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    Each watch is supplied in packaging made from a...

    Each watch is supplied in packaging made from a recycled, original 'legume' crate from Andre Bremont's farm, the brand's spiritual home.
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    I have to say that GA has completely mastered...

    I have to say that GA has completely mastered Maggie's 'suffering with Chalfonts' walking style:disturbed::disturbed:
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    I've only watched two episodes of series 4 so...

    I've only watched two episodes of series 4 so far.

    Every time Gillian Anderson appears as MT, I can only 'see' Janet Brown's impersonation of said PM. I don't know if that makes GA's acting...
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    There was a short thread about this a couple of...

    There was a short thread about this a couple of days ago:

    https://forum.tz-uk.com/showthread.php?483862-Watchfinder-Price-Promise
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    In the days of my youth (1960s & 1970s), long...

    In the days of my youth (1960s & 1970s), long before political correctness, the Black Pudding Supper was commonly referred to as a 'D*rki*s Walloper & Chips'.
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    From the 'About Us' section of their own website:...

    From the 'About Us' section of their own website:

    'MWC is now one of the worlds leading suppliers of robust military specification timepieces, not just to individual buyers and the military but...
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    We used to have a Daihatsu dealer in town. There...

    We used to have a Daihatsu dealer in town. There are still a number of the Terios & Fourtrak models (and various hatchbacks) running about. Parts are obtained via the local Subaru dealer.

    What...
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    I remember the days when every Omega AD had an...

    I remember the days when every Omega AD had an unloved, dusty X-33 hiding in the far corner of the window display.
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    ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^ I hope he'd washed it!

    ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^

    I hope he'd washed it!
  16. Thread: CoSC duplicate

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    Check it's not folded up under the cushion in the...

    Check it's not folded up under the cushion in the box. It's amazing what you sometimes find under there...
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    They're not spring bars. They seem to be tubes...

    They're not spring bars. They seem to be tubes (similar to the Panerai ones) that reduce drag or torsion on the strap from the spring-bars.
  18. Many years ago, a colleague asked to see my watch...

    Many years ago, a colleague asked to see my watch & commented on the '200m' printed on the dial.

    "What does that stand for?"

    "That's the water-resistance."

    There was a little more desultory...
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    Pre-electronic stock control it was commonplace...

    Pre-electronic stock control it was commonplace for jewellers to have little cardboard stock labels (attached by a string/thread, not unlike a miniature luggage label) on every item, including...
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    Weren't some grey dealers doing that? The watch...

    Weren't some grey dealers doing that? The watch was only returnable if their security label hadn't been removed or some such?
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    'F' is a medium fitting according to Loake's size...

    'F' is a medium fitting according to Loake's size guide. The boots in question are made on their '024' last which Loake states is a roomier fit than normal.

    As with all shoes & boots, you need to...
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    You could try http://pilotswatches.co.uk/ (Their...

    You could try http://pilotswatches.co.uk/ (Their website's somewhat messy!)

    Phone number is 0121 427 4740.

    No connection etc..
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    You're discussing current Government policy on public health. The policy can't be separated from the (expected) public's reaction to said policy. That makes this thread inherently 'political' in my...
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    In the area I grew up, it was always put about...

    In the area I grew up, it was always put about that if you suffered from a fissure or abscess it was because you'd (ahem) emptied your bowels outdoors & wiped your bahookie with a commonly-available,...
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    This was reported in the Scottish Daily Record...

    This was reported in the Scottish Daily Record (often known as the 'Day-Late Record'!) back on the ninth of October:
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