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From the photos it looked like he went in at the mouth of Bordeaux Quay at the top of the frame?
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LowlifeDes wrote:
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That is an impressive distance they achieved there.
Ed was always a good swimmer.....

.... unlike his 'products' :(
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Rutabaga wrote:
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From the photos it looked like he went in at the mouth of Bordeaux Quay at the top of the frame?
Yes, it was much closer to Pero's bridge. There's talk of the statue and placards being displayed in the museum, which feels about right to me. Perhaps it could be displayed horizontally, in a tank of water.

ETA: it's just occurred to me that its current location is another bit of symmetry - Pero was a slave brought to Bristol in the 1700s.
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Post by Regulator » 4 months ago

I have confirmation that my Randy Rainbow 'From Now On I Identify as Cuomosexual' t-shirt has shipped... :)
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Look what’s arrived in Cambridge.... 👍
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I got a copy of that Epoch Times through the door the other week, it's quite horrible.
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What happens when you piss off an employee with web skills:

https://shitspan.net/
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ransos wrote:
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What happens when you piss off an employee with web skills:

https://shitspan.net/
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Mellow day indoors today, listening to some great radio (Radio 4): 3pm, an absolutely spellbinding adaptation of John Berger's book 'A Fortunate Man', superficially an account of a country GP's life but also a meditation on health and doctoring that didn't falter once. Then later 'Political Thinking', a most interesting interview with Prof Neil Ferguson by <spit> Nick Robinson.
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And there was more, on Loose Ends, poet Luke Wright reading his lockdown poem 'Bring Me My Devil'.
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Post by Regulator » 3 months ago

I am a proud uncle. My nephew has just got a good 2:1 MSci in Theoretical Physics and Applied Mathematics from the University of Birmingham...
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Post by Joan » 3 months ago

Anyone been to the pub yet?

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Post by Sonic Budgie » 3 months ago

Just on my way to get a kebab.
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We're going on holiday.
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