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Porno problems solved

Friday, 14 October 2011 Issue Vol. XIX No. 41 By Hillary
Dear Hillary, I used my husband’s computer the other day and I was horrified to find he had been looking at some of the porn sites.  I didn’t check to…

A boozy afternoon

Friday, 14 October 2011 Issue Vol. XIX No. 41 By Hillary
Dear Hillary, I went into one of the large supermarkets the other afternoon, intending to buy a bottle of wine for the evening and maybe a couple of cold beers…

You got me, Babe!

Friday, 14 October 2011 Issue Vol. XIX No. 41 By Hillary
Dear Hillary, I see you have included some success stories in your column.  Remember the famous song “I got you babe”?  About two people who fall in love and think…

Three months is not a lifetime

Friday, 07 October 2011 Issue Vol. XIX No. 40 By Hillary
Dear Hillary, Thought you’d like to know your (sic) not always right you know.  Your (sic) always on about the bar girls and how you’ll get ripped off, but let…

A Tee-total problem

Friday, 07 October 2011 Issue Vol. XIX No. 40 By Hillary
Dear Hillary, I have a 42 year old friend coming from Pakistan to stay for a couple of weeks.  He does not drink alcohol.  Where can I take him in…

Your favorite photographer

Friday, 18 April 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 16 By Harry Flashman
If you are interested in photography (and I presume you must be if you are reading this column) then you probably have bought a few photography books, and by now…

Facebook friends

Friday, 07 October 2011 Issue Vol. XIX No. 40 By Hillary
Dear Hillary, Like a lot of people I am having problems with the new facebook pages.  I had just managed to work the old one and now they’ve changed it…

The summer cough?

Friday, 18 April 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 16 By Dr. Iain Corness
We have just gone from winter to summer, and with the change of seasons comes some different pathogens.  The Summer cough is one of them.  Have you had the summer…
Markets Developed equity markets tended to rise significantly in value in 2013, as the MSCI Equity Index shows (see chart 1). However, whether this is a sign of QE policies…

Help me! It’s Songkran again!

Friday, 11 April 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 15 By Harry Flashman
I am not looking forward to Songkran.  In fact, I dislike Songkran.  If it were one day it would be fun, but days of being soaked, is not.  However, there…

Double trouble

Friday, 07 October 2011 Issue Vol. XIX No. 40 By Hillary
Dear Hillary, Most of your writers seem to have a problem with one girl.  Mine’s different.  I’ve got a two girl problem.  The office building where I work has women…

What were my test results?

Friday, 11 April 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 15 By Dr. Iain Corness
“What were my test results like?” is a query every doctor faces after sending a patient off for a blood test.  Unfortunately, patients do seem to get a little confused…
Housing and Mortgages The US housing market, the place where the realities of the 2008 crisis first became apparent, is back on the up. Official US government statistics showed September 2013…

Panning - and digital difficulties

Friday, 04 April 2014 Issue Vol. XXII No. 14 By Harry Flashman
Digital cameras are undoubtedly a step forwards, but using them is not always easy.  Take shooting moving objects by panning.  This is the most popular technique for action sports photographers,…

Pete discovers No Parking

Friday, 07 October 2011 Issue Vol. XIX No. 40 By Hillary
Dear Hillary, I parked a rental car in Second Road the other day, and as they say in Wales, “When I came back, there it was, gone!”  I went to…
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