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    From a geopolitical point of view, renewable...

    From a geopolitical point of view, renewable energy could be a real game changer, and cause a real shift in the balance of power away from what, let’s be honest, are some pretty unsavoury regimes who...
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    If they were purchased and deployed by Ireland,...

    If they were purchased and deployed by Ireland, would it be to anywhere that the lack of APFSDS would be an issue? A 90mm HE round would cause a significant emotional event for the occupants of a...
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    I think the most intriguing part of that story is

    I think the most intriguing part of that story is
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    Those too ????

    Those too ????
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    Shushhh, that’s for their F35 training...

    Shushhh, that’s for their F35 training...
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    When I die, I want to be taken to the...

    When I die, I want to be taken to the icecreamatorioum, for a traditional sundae service...

    (David Sedaris)
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    The American system is worth looking at, where...

    The American system is worth looking at, where all eligible veterans are entitled to a military funeral (and headstone). My brother in law (an ex National Guard chaplain) officiates at quite a few....
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    Well, I’m out nearly 20 years, and it wasn’t...

    Well, I’m out nearly 20 years, and it wasn’t something that was done for TA medical units back then...
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    Small arms effect on different barriers

    Just found this on a relativly new YouTube channel that has a fair few useful videos. I thought it deserved a thread of its own.

    I was personally quite surprised at the level of protection...
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    Sticky: I finally caught up with Mrs Browns Boys New Year...

    I finally caught up with Mrs Browns Boys New Year show. I see that the Defence Forces are recruiting? :-D
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    Yes, if it only took the word of a Chief Super...

    Yes, if it only took the word of a Chief Super plus intel reports, Beardie, Slab etc could have been locked up for a long time...
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    It does smack of no effort being spared to give...

    It does smack of no effort being spared to give the impression no effort has been spared...

    But as it’s St Stephens Day in half an hour, she’ll just have to avoid spoilers of Gavin & Stacey until...
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    I never knew that the “character” of the person...

    I never knew that the “character” of the person standing bail was taken into account. Pretty obvious, I suppose!
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    Is it still in force? And could it be used in...

    Is it still in force? And could it be used in this case, or was it strictly for home-grown nobs?
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    Am I right in thinking that IRA membership could...

    Am I right in thinking that IRA membership could be “proved” if a Garda Superintendent swore that he had reasonable grounds to believe someone was an IRA member?
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    It just suddenly rotted away into organic mush?...

    It just suddenly rotted away into organic mush? That would be a surprise for the driver :-D
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    I think there are a few issues here, Hedgie. ...

    I think there are a few issues here, Hedgie.

    1. If the outrage bus was to set out of the garage every time a Shinner was caught, it would never be in the garage. The IRA in all it’s guises are...
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    Sticky: No, I wasn’t aware of the mechanism. I see what...

    No, I wasn’t aware of the mechanism. I see what you mean, it’s not exactly a QRF! But having to get UN Security Council approval on top of that level of oversight and approval from the EU (which,...
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    Sticky: Another conclusion to draw from that is that if...

    Another conclusion to draw from that is that if the EU battle group gets deployed, then the excrement will really be hitting the fan, and that’s not the kind of time to be starting to have the debate...
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    Never mind that - how long before she has her own...

    Never mind that - how long before she has her own chat show?
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    Well, ye couldn’t be so heartless as to keep her...

    Well, ye couldn’t be so heartless as to keep her locked up for Christmas, her a widowed mother and all...
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    Has it hit the stage yet where there are more...

    Has it hit the stage yet where there are more Civil Servants in the DoD than there are serving? It must be getting close.
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    Sticky: It's something that should be challenged. An I...

    It's something that should be challenged. An I right in thinking it's not part of the Constitution?
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    Sticky: I can see all the anti-war protesters that were...

    I can see all the anti-war protesters that were marching outside the Russian embassy going for that!
  25. Would it be unfeasible to convert it to a...

    Would it be unfeasible to convert it to a floating accommodation block? After all, some facilities must already be in board.
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