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#16 FloatingFatMan

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Posted 04 September 2013 - 18:10

Nothing to do with the building, it's Aliens.

 

Or maybe the CIA are hiding in an office in there and zapping cars with their death rays?




#17 tsupersonic

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Posted 04 September 2013 - 18:27

Hah rarely sunny in England? 

Where do you get your weather reports from the Stereotype Daily? 

Nope, Top Gear :D

 

It was a joke in case you didn't get it ;) ~1300 hours of sunshine in a year isn't all that much



#18 arachnoid

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Posted 04 September 2013 - 18:34

We`re developing a death ray of our own in case you missed the memo,however due to cost cuts rather than aim the device we just have to persuade the enemy to drive past the building



#19 KingCracker

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Posted 04 September 2013 - 19:12

Nope, Top Gear :D

 

It was a joke in case you didn't get it ;) ~1300 hours of sunshine in a year isn't all that much

That's only 54 days a year, that isn't much at all. 



#20 FlintyV

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Posted 04 September 2013 - 19:16

That's only 54 days a year, that isn't much at all. 

 

We're a fairly northern country. Did you expect a lot?

 

It's hardly going to be a lot but temps of 25°-30° have become more common this summer. 

 

It's a little more than :

 

Well i'd think this wouldn't be such an issue since England rarely see's sunlight.   :shifty:

 


#21 KingCracker

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Posted 04 September 2013 - 19:18

 

We're a fairly northern country. Did you expect a lot?

 

It's hardly going to be a lot but temps of 25°-30° have become more common this summer. 

 

It's a little more than :

 
 

 

Flinty dont get so defensive lol. Maybe its the lack of sunshine that makes you that way. I don't know. 



#22 FlintyV

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Posted 04 September 2013 - 19:29

Flinty dont get so defensive lol. Maybe its the lack of sunshine that makes you that way. I don't know. 

 

Ah forget it. 



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Posted 04 September 2013 - 19:45

We`re developing a death ray of our own in case you missed the memo,however due to cost cuts rather than aim the device we just have to persuade the enemy to drive past the building

How do you intend to do that? May I suggest scantily clad girls. 



#24 arachnoid

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Posted 04 September 2013 - 20:10

Why we`ll challenge them to a boxing match old chap what,what!



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Posted 04 September 2013 - 20:18

Saw this on the news yesterday.
How can the 'professionals' be so dumb as to not see what would happen? Beggers belief.

#26 FloatingFatMan

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Posted 04 September 2013 - 20:25

Why we`ll challenge them to a boxing match old chap what,what!

 

Fisticuffs sir! Queensbury rules, what?! :p



#27 webeagle12

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Posted 04 September 2013 - 20:30

Maybe he should sue god for too much sunlight. :p

 this is not 'merica  :D



#28 FloatingFatMan

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Posted 04 September 2013 - 20:36

 this is not 'merica  :D

 

Yeah. We'd be more likely to smash the windows instead. :p



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Posted 04 September 2013 - 21:12

How do you intend to do that? May I suggest scantily clad girls.


Scantily clad Brits would be a better defense, the enemy would run away :p

#30 arachnoid

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Posted 05 September 2013 - 06:27

Yeah. We'd be more likely to smash the windows instead. :p

 

You`s Merican Cousins would more likely use buckshot