Re: crazy golf

2001-06-15 Thread Dominic Mitchell
On Thu, Jun 14, 2001 at 05:41:43PM +0100, Chris Heathcote wrote: Beware, it's in Flash (or Shockwave) http://www.electrotank.com/lab/minigolf.html Hole 17 is a bugger How much time did it take you to find out this incredible fact? -Dom -- | Semantico: creators of major online resources

Re: crazy golf

2001-06-04 Thread Redvers Davies
Assuming you're not a Masai tribesperson. And assuming that the Romans weren't lying about the Celts (Though why would they want to do that?) It would seem to me to be counter-productive. If you want to conquer a country you don't spread rumours that they drink their victims blood.

Re: crazy golf

2001-06-04 Thread Simon Batistoni
On Mon, Jun 04, 2001 at 02:31:39PM +, Redvers Davies wrote: Assuming you're not a Masai tribesperson. And assuming that the Romans weren't lying about the Celts (Though why would they want to do that?) It would seem to me to be counter-productive. If you want to conquer a country

Re: crazy golf

2001-06-04 Thread Jonathan Peterson
At 14:31 04/06/01 +, you wrote: Assuming you're not a Masai tribesperson. And assuming that the Romans weren't lying about the Celts (Though why would they want to do that?) It would seem to me to be counter-productive. If you want to conquer a country you don't spread rumours that

Re: crazy golf

2001-06-04 Thread Simon Cozens
On Sat, Jun 02, 2001 at 01:38:44AM +0100, Piers Cawley wrote: Assuming you're not a Masai tribesperson. On this list, anything is possible. -- I don't understand how people can think SCSI is anything more quirky than a genius with peculiar dietary requirements in a world where the creators of

Re: crazy golf

2001-06-04 Thread David Cantrell
On Mon, Jun 04, 2001 at 02:31:39PM +, Redvers Davies wrote: Assuming you're not a Masai tribesperson. And assuming that the Romans weren't lying about the Celts (Though why would they want to do that?) It would seem to me to be counter-productive. If you want to conquer a country

Re: crazy golf

2001-06-01 Thread Greg McCarroll
* Richard Clamp ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: On Thu, May 31, 2001 at 07:40:46PM +0100, Jonathan Stowe wrote: I'm still up for organizing it - its just herding you cats up in one place is the problem. If you book it, they will come. i suggest booking it for the saturday on the next bank

Re: crazy golf

2001-06-01 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Fri, 1 Jun 2001, Greg McCarroll wrote: * Richard Clamp ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: On Thu, May 31, 2001 at 07:40:46PM +0100, Jonathan Stowe wrote: I'm still up for organizing it - its just herding you cats up in one place is the problem. If you book it, they will come. i

Re: crazy golf

2001-06-01 Thread Greg McCarroll
* Jonathan Stowe ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: On Fri, 1 Jun 2001, Greg McCarroll wrote: * Richard Clamp ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: On Thu, May 31, 2001 at 07:40:46PM +0100, Jonathan Stowe wrote: I'm still up for organizing it - its just herding you cats up in one place is the

Re: crazy golf

2001-06-01 Thread Paul Mison
On 01/06/2001 at 13:03 +0100, Greg McCarroll wrote: so when is the next bang holiday weekend? 2001-08-27. Hence the crazy golf must be on 2001-08-25. (Palm Desktop)++ The next one after that is in December. (Anyone standing on the platform of reforming bank holidays? I'd buy that for a

Re: crazy golf

2001-06-01 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Fri, 1 Jun 2001, Greg McCarroll wrote: * Jonathan Stowe ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: On Fri, 1 Jun 2001, Greg McCarroll wrote: * Richard Clamp ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: On Thu, May 31, 2001 at 07:40:46PM +0100, Jonathan Stowe wrote: I'm still up for organizing it - its just

Re: crazy golf

2001-06-01 Thread Greg McCarroll
* Greg McCarroll ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: * Jonathan Stowe ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: On Fri, 1 Jun 2001, Greg McCarroll wrote: * Richard Clamp ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: On Thu, May 31, 2001 at 07:40:46PM +0100, Jonathan Stowe wrote: I'm still up for organizing it - its just

Re: crazy golf

2001-06-01 Thread Marcel Grunauer
On Friday, June 1, 2001, at 02:07 PM, Paul Mison wrote: On 01/06/2001 at 13:03 +0100, Greg McCarroll wrote: so when is the next bang holiday weekend? 2001-08-27. Hence the crazy golf must be on 2001-08-25. (Palm Desktop)++ Cool; I might actually be in London that weekend. Marcel -- $

RE: crazy golf

2001-06-01 Thread Cross David - dcross
From: Greg McCarroll [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Friday, June 01, 2001 1:10 PM blech has just informed me, its 27/8/2001, which would make the first annual grand London.pm crazy golf open on the 25/8/2001 now what do people want to do? go to hastings and return the same day? stay over?

RE: crazy golf

2001-06-01 Thread Cross David - dcross
From: Paul Mison [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Friday, June 01, 2001 1:07 PM (Anyone standing on the platform of reforming bank holidays? I'd buy that for a dollar.) Whatever happened to the plan to do away with that nasty socialist holiday on Mayday and replace with something much more Jingoistic

Re: crazy golf

2001-06-01 Thread Dominic Mitchell
On Fri, Jun 01, 2001 at 01:16:51PM +0100, Cross David - dcross wrote: From: Paul Mison [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Friday, June 01, 2001 1:07 PM (Anyone standing on the platform of reforming bank holidays? I'd buy that for a dollar.) Whatever happened to the plan to do away with that

RE: crazy golf

2001-06-01 Thread Paul Mison
On 01/06/2001 at 13:16 +0100, Cross David - dcross wrote: From: Paul Mison [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Friday, June 01, 2001 1:07 PM (Anyone standing on the platform of reforming bank holidays? I'd buy that for a dollar.) Whatever happened to the plan to do away with that nasty socialist holiday

Re: crazy golf

2001-06-01 Thread Roger Burton West
On or about Fri, Jun 01, 2001 at 01:27:44PM +0100, Paul Mison typed: (Isn't there an extra bank holiday next year for Golden Jubilee shenanigans?) http://www.dti.gov.uk/er/bankhol.htm

Re: crazy golf

2001-06-01 Thread Dave Hodgkinson
Paul Mison [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: how about US Independence Day? We call that Thanksgiving... -- Dave Hodgkinson, http://www.hodgkinson.org Editor-in-chief, The Highway Star http://www.deep-purple.com Interim CTO, web server farms,

RE: crazy golf

2001-06-01 Thread Jonathan Peterson
At 13:27 01/06/01 +0100, you wrote: weather's awful. We [0] want June and July holidays how about US Quite the opposite!!! We need more winter holidays to cheer us up during those dark rainy months. We should have holidays for all the major Saint's days, and get rid of silly artificial

Re: crazy golf

2001-06-01 Thread Barbie
From: Paul Mison [EMAIL PROTECTED] (Isn't there an extra bank holiday next year for Golden Jubilee shenanigans?) Apparently so. Allegedly there is a move to bring the UK more into line with the rest of Europe with regards to bank holidays. Several European nations put us to shame when you

Re: crazy golf

2001-06-01 Thread Robert Shiels
From: Roger Burton West [EMAIL PROTECTED] On or about Fri, Jun 01, 2001 at 01:27:44PM +0100, Paul Mison typed: (Isn't there an extra bank holiday next year for Golden Jubilee shenanigans?) http://www.dti.gov.uk/er/bankhol.htm Well, as today is my first day working as a contractor, I want

Re: crazy golf

2001-06-01 Thread David Cantrell
On Fri, Jun 01, 2001 at 01:10:22PM +0100, Greg McCarroll wrote: blech has just informed me, its 27/8/2001, which would make the first annual grand London.pm crazy golf open on the 25/8/2001 ECLASHESWITHLBW -- David Cantrell | [EMAIL PROTECTED] | http://www.cantrell.org.uk/david/ Rip,

Re: crazy golf

2001-06-01 Thread Piers Cawley
Jonathan Peterson [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: At 13:27 01/06/01 +0100, you wrote: weather's awful. We [0] want June and July holidays how about US Quite the opposite!!! We need more winter holidays to cheer us up during those dark rainy months. We should have holidays for all the

Re: crazy golf

2001-06-01 Thread Jonathan Peterson
At 14:23 01/06/01 +0100, you wrote: Jonathan Peterson [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: Personally I'd rather get rid of the overtly christian holidays and stick with good old pagan stuff like May day. And not because of the labour movement, it's a *way* older holiday than that. True enough - but look!

RE: crazy golf

2001-06-01 Thread Cross David - dcross
From: Paul Mison [EMAIL PROTECTED] Sent: Friday, June 01, 2001 1:28 PM On 01/06/2001 at 13:16 +0100, Cross David - dcross wrote: Whatever happened to the plan to do away with that nasty socialist holiday on Mayday and replace with something much more Jingoistic - Trafalgar Day wasn't it?

Re: crazy golf

2001-06-01 Thread Greg McCarroll
* Cross David - dcross ([EMAIL PROTECTED]) wrote: [1] But you've got to admit, she does look good for her age. Yeah, well so would I if I HADN'T DONE A FUCKING DECENT DAY'S WORK IN MY LIFE. Well you don't look that good, and you are a contractor ;-) -- Greg McCarroll

Re: crazy golf

2001-06-01 Thread David Cantrell
On Fri, Jun 01, 2001 at 01:40:38PM +0100, Cross David - dcross wrote: Or make the Queen's Birthday celebrations be on a Monday and make that a bank holiday, if you have to wrap things up in pageantry. Only a very short term solution. What do you do when we become a republic? Then we have

Re: crazy golf

2001-06-01 Thread Dean
On Fri, Jun 01, 2001 at 03:28:43PM +0100, David Cantrell wrote: So *that's* the secret to your boyish good looks Dave! I knew there had to be *something* good about contracting :-) That and getting to drain the life out of the permanent staff ;) Dean -- Profanity is the one language

Re: crazy golf

2001-06-01 Thread Barbie
From: Cross David - dcross [EMAIL PROTECTED] From: Paul Mison [EMAIL PROTECTED] Um. Bad example. Unfortunately May Day is at a *really* silly point, coming just after Easter and just before the 'Early Summer' (aka Whitsun) Bank Holiday. Besides, people have been celebrating Mayday for

Re: crazy golf

2001-06-01 Thread Simon Cozens
On Fri, Jun 01, 2001 at 03:53:53PM +0100, Barbie wrote: the only surviving English/British religion, Paganism Nice try. -- diff: usage diff [whatever] etc. - plan9 has a bad day

Re: crazy golf

2001-06-01 Thread Barbie [easynet]
From: Simon Cozens [EMAIL PROTECTED] On Fri, Jun 01, 2001 at 03:53:53PM +0100, Barbie wrote: the only surviving English/British religion, Paganism Nice try. Are you saying it isn't a religion or there is another one? Barbie

Re: crazy golf

2001-06-01 Thread Redvers Davies
I find it strange that the only surviving English/British religion, Nah, you want an interesting old religion, look at the Celts. Drinking blood has gone out of style though...

Re: crazy golf

2001-06-01 Thread Marcel Grunauer
On Friday, June 1, 2001, at 10:41 PM, Redvers Davies wrote: I find it strange that the only surviving English/British religion, Nah, you want an interesting old religion, look at the Celts. Drinking blood has gone out of style though... Has it? Angel drinks blood; Spike does as well.

Re: crazy golf

2001-06-01 Thread Piers Cawley
Redvers Davies [EMAIL PROTECTED] writes: I find it strange that the only surviving English/British religion, Nah, you want an interesting old religion, look at the Celts. Drinking blood has gone out of style though... Assuming you're not a Masai tribesperson. And assuming that the Romans

Re: crazy golf

2001-05-31 Thread Jonathan Stowe
On Thu, 24 May 2001, Greg McCarroll wrote: What ever happened to the london.pm crazy golf game? I'm still up for organizing it - its just herding you cats up in one place is the problem. /J\

Re: crazy golf

2001-05-31 Thread Richard Clamp
On Thu, May 31, 2001 at 07:40:46PM +0100, Jonathan Stowe wrote: I'm still up for organizing it - its just herding you cats up in one place is the problem. If you book it, they will come. -- Richard Clamp [EMAIL PROTECTED]