Facts, Not Fiction

 

Search:

Type: Posts; User: Conor Dary

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4
Search: Search took 0.09 seconds.
  1. Replies
    12
    Views
    330

    On the coverage today they talked about the 1904...

    On the coverage today they talked about the 1904 Tour....it was pretty wild...

    One hundred years on, the Tour remains controversial, tarnished by seemingly endless doping scandals. Some French...
  2. Replies
    17
    Views
    275

    Jobs was a weird dude but picking an Apple...

    Jobs was a weird dude but picking an Apple because Turing died biting one is pretty bizarre..more like a sick joke..besides Turing wasn't that well known at the time Apple was founded....certainly...
  3. Replies
    17
    Views
    275

    Indeed....a weird time in post war England... ...

    Indeed....a weird time in post war England...

    It wasn't until 1973 that the first story of Bletchley Park became public...
  4. Thread: Apollo 11

    by Conor Dary
    Replies
    15
    Views
    265

    Not surprising at all....it is Russia after...

    Not surprising at all....it is Russia after all....

    I have met some college graduates who were alive then and believed it was faked....I always said it would have said it would have been far...
  5. Replies
    17
    Views
    275

    Oh dear..... Quiz time...can anyone read the...

    Oh dear.....

    Quiz time...can anyone read the binary code and what it stands for?
  6. Replies
    17
    Views
    275

    New British 50 note....

    This is cool...

    https://pbs.twimg.com/media/D_hL5wMXoAA2t4v?format=jpg&name=large
  7. Thread: Apollo 11

    by Conor Dary
    Replies
    15
    Views
    265

    We of course watched it live....15 years...

    We of course watched it live....15 years old...vivid memory....
  8. Thread: Apollo 11

    by Conor Dary
    Replies
    15
    Views
    265

    Apollo 11

    Started 50 years ago today.....

    Meanwhile.....this is a rather entertaining video....

    https://mobile.twitter.com/davidfrum/status/1151074317972623360
  9. Replies
    107
    Views
    7,412

    The workers go to the Wild Duck often...I've...

    The workers go to the Wild Duck often...I've talked to them....generally friendly....but don't say much....

    My plan is to ask Vin next time I see him....I doubt he will say much either....
    ...
  10. Replies
    267
    Views
    33,508

    The best and the worst of BBC commentators....

    The best and the worst of BBC commentators....
  11. Replies
    107
    Views
    7,412

    The sudden change in plans last year and with no...

    The sudden change in plans last year and with no warning, plus everything was so vague, is what pissed me and others off....

    My biggest fear it would be a 30,000 huge white elephant of a stadium...
  12. Replies
    48
    Views
    2,860

    Smart kid...

    Smart kid...
  13. I actually went on a fox hunt....30 years ago in...

    I actually went on a fox hunt....30 years ago in Devon...a friend of mine...who had just run 2:10 in London was one of the riders...

    I followed along....
    ...
  14. How not so...Tally Ho! ...

    How not so...Tally Ho!

    https://images.theconversation.com/files/256075/original/file-20190129-42594-1d5k3pr.jpg?ixlib=rb-1.1.0&q=45&auto=format&w=926&fit=clip
  15. Replies
    107
    Views
    7,412

    Anyways it is definitely getting pretty...

    Anyways it is definitely getting pretty impressive now...
  16. Replies
    107
    Views
    7,412

    Exactly...I have lots of fancy cameras...and...

    Exactly...I have lots of fancy cameras...and here I use a smartphone to take pictures...
  17. Replies
    107
    Views
    7,412

    Picture doesn't capture how big it is now...

    Picture doesn't capture how big it is now...
  18. Replies
    107
    Views
    7,412

    https://scontent-sjc3-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/fr/c...

    https://scontent-sjc3-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.0-9/fr/cp0/e15/q65/67167070_2426662414060371_8593538164050624512_o.jpg?_nc_cat=102&efg=eyJpIjoidCJ9&_nc_oc=AQm4tK0vUjNKga_k7MX6tIFOoKeX3XyfBlf9F_y8PY7Adi4_jTy...
  19. Sad!

    Sad!
  20. Replies
    313
    Views
    12,280

    Not surprising at all....as I keep saying it's...

    Not surprising at all....as I keep saying it's like the Olympics every 4 years....the weekend sports fan loves the USA winning and then completely forget about it....if by some miracle the U.S. men...
  21. A three piece tweed suit looks great on the...

    A three piece tweed suit looks great on the moors...

    https://media.vanityfair.com/photos/54cad4cda298661966ef34c0/16:9/w_1280%2Cc_limit/image.jpg
  22. Replies
    61
    Views
    1,366

    Anyways NZ has 4 years to win it .....If England...

    Anyways NZ has 4 years to win it .....If England had lost at home chasing 240 it would have been pretty devastating.....
  23. Replies
    61
    Views
    1,366

    I don't think so ....they scored 2 than 4 more...

    I don't think so ....they scored 2 than 4 more for the overthrow that hit the boundary...

    P.S. looks like you are right....

    England were given six runs but Stokes and Adil Rashid had not...
  24. Replies
    32
    Views
    2,531

    It's not just having $500,000....you have to...

    It's not just having $500,000....you have to invest it.....so we are talking about a lot more....

    Anyways we are treading into dangerous waters here....

    I'm not certain Cheserek can even stay...
  25. New Yorker had an article on Bridge cheating...

    New Yorker had an article on Bridge cheating recently...

    https://www.newyorker.com/magazine/2016/03/07/the-cheating-problem-in-professional-bridge
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4