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by mech_401
September 12, 2020, 1:28 am
Forum: Health & Beauty
Topic: What are the lessons people most often learn too late in life?
Replies: 33
Views: 1502

Re: What are the lessons people most often learn too late in life?

i just try and wake up every morning and be
thankful . . ... i'm not a dour scot soured on life
insulting everyone. gawd, make brits look good
by mech_401
September 11, 2020, 4:00 pm
Forum: World Sports
Topic: EPL Banter Thread
Replies: 1408
Views: 33291

Re: Poms and Their Soccer Teams

has the season ended? there seems to be considerable consternation in air, particularly from
the scots . but then, they're always fighting
by mech_401
September 11, 2020, 3:18 am
Forum: World News
Topic: Daily Telegraph
Replies: 24
Views: 1094

Re: Daily Telegraph

there's so much silly brit tabloid fodder being published, it really affects the culture. truth & facts
take a distant 2nd to conjecture and supposition
by mech_401
September 10, 2020, 9:43 pm
Forum: Open Forum
Topic: Old bird in Blighty bashes men for marrying Thais
Replies: 1
Views: 333

Re: Old bird in Blighty bashes men for marrying Thais

expats getting it from all sides . more than a few locals enjoy disparaging whitey and now , sad love
cows back home having a go at a bash as well
by mech_401
September 10, 2020, 9:36 pm
Forum: Things to do in Udon Thani
Topic: Dunkirk - The Movie
Replies: 20
Views: 5702

Re: Dunkirk - The Movie

" breaker morant" 1980 is another good one. aussies in boer war & meddling brits everywhere
by mech_401
September 10, 2020, 10:30 am
Forum: Things to do in Udon Thani
Topic: Dunkirk - The Movie
Replies: 20
Views: 5702

Re: Dunkirk - The Movie

since the cinema may never re-open, i was quite pleased to discover " the dirty dozen " 1969 had been uploaded in good quality on utube. good film for you brits i believe "zulu " 1965 is there in it's entirety. i may try and watch that today if i can fight the gag reflex. of the little lobsters at w...
by mech_401
September 10, 2020, 10:21 am
Forum: General Udon Thani Forum
Topic: Big shake down on Nong Sai road last night
Replies: 12
Views: 1230

Re: Big shake down on Nong Sai road last night

on hwy 22 just past border station camp at u-turn
" with regularity" they have an evening checkpoint

no nitelife anywhere near. maybe it's same thing
by mech_401
September 10, 2020, 10:19 am
Forum: U.S. Politics
Topic: Will Donald Trump’s Nobel Peace Prize 2021 nomination further divide Udonmap forumites
Replies: 19
Views: 1059

Re: Will Donald Trump’s Nobel Peace Prize 2021 nomination further divide Udonmap forumites

if the u.k. can ever drain it's swamp , maybe someone from there could get nominated. between the house of commons & house of lords
1,300 odd career grifters prattle on , while the
stench of corruption and malfeasance lingers. the
u.k. tabloids call it " sleaze" . bottomless cesspool
by mech_401
September 9, 2020, 12:20 am
Forum: General Udon Thani Forum
Topic: Awkward Pussy Cat situation
Replies: 20
Views: 1308

Re: Awkward Pussy Cat situation

id heard of the brit phenomenon of " dogging" in
public explained on graham norton show. it would
seem these cats were also not of discreet breed
by mech_401
September 8, 2020, 6:51 pm
Forum: Thailand News
Topic: Bank of Thailand Warns of Tourism Meltdown
Replies: 18
Views: 1118

Re: Bank of Thailand Warns of Tourism Meltdown

. . . and have rabbits :-s

i honestly don't know how so many have survived
with zero income for months now. big debt coming
by mech_401
September 7, 2020, 11:25 am
Forum: Where to Buy Things in Udon
Topic: Big Bike Service
Replies: 9
Views: 518

Re: Big Bike Service

maybe a corghi . for lite automotive and with adaptor gear, motocy wheels. computer assist
laser pointer, 150,000฿ piece of gear, but exactly
what type of balancing are they doing with it on
bikes. and is it better than a 50$ bench rig :-k
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by mech_401
September 7, 2020, 3:54 am
Forum: World News
Topic: Daily Telegraph
Replies: 24
Views: 1094

Re: Daily Telegraph

. . . it's free you say ? [-( eh , still not interested
neither are the brits oddly enough * yawn* :-"
by mech_401
September 7, 2020, 3:48 am
Forum: Where to Buy Things in Udon
Topic: Big Bike Service
Replies: 9
Views: 518

Re: Big Bike Service

what happened to our mystery rider? awaiting the
misfortunes of carb synchronization episode 2 s 1
by mech_401
September 7, 2020, 3:43 am
Forum: U.S. Politics
Topic: U.S. Politics
Replies: 9206
Views: 180074

Re: U.S. Politics

not everyone understands it slick , or we wouldn't
need to explain it over and over. how system work
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by mech_401
September 5, 2020, 2:22 pm
Forum: Where to Buy Things in Udon
Topic: Big Bike Service
Replies: 9
Views: 518

Re: Big Bike Service

addendum: not intended to be a treatise on wheel
balancing. all kids lumbering about on 600cc machines, even more on 150's. i've wondered m'self what kind of balancing the shops do, if any
at all. never ever seen scooter tire done. why :-k
by mech_401
September 5, 2020, 2:11 pm
Forum: Where to Buy Things in Udon
Topic: Big Bike Service
Replies: 9
Views: 518

Re: Big Bike Service

i will tell you , there are probably (10) private big bike shops in town . and all capable of mounting new tires & performing a " static balance" . that is to say, a little jig on bench with a spindle and cone flanges to spin wheel by hand , and find heavy end " dynamic balance " or a spinning of wh...
by mech_401
September 3, 2020, 4:55 am
Forum: COVID-19/Corona Virus
Topic: Miscellaneous COVID-19/Corona Virus Discussion, Questions, etc.
Replies: 2346
Views: 85300

Re: Miscellaneous COVID-19/Corona Virus Discussion, Questions, etc.

and this coming weekend is a whopper , blow-out
4-5 day affair . at many places i see no masks, no
distancing, like it never happened. fingers crossed
by mech_401
September 2, 2020, 11:31 am
Forum: Health & Beauty
Topic: Fat bastards beware
Replies: 32
Views: 1744

Re: Fat bastards beware

looks scottish to me . life imitates art as they say. wasnt that from austin pwrs? brit humour
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by mech_401
September 1, 2020, 8:43 am
Forum: I'm Looking For....
Topic: Room can anyone help
Replies: 6
Views: 636

Re: Room can anyone help

i only offer those other options because (1) listed
on expedia( i believe it's kumkaew) rarely has anything available. other prices in area rather ฿฿฿

some other supposedly budget places have spe cial terms& cond ( read rms not avail as advertised) not all thais want pay x,xxx every day
by mech_401
September 1, 2020, 3:36 am
Forum: I'm Looking For....
Topic: Room can anyone help
Replies: 6
Views: 636

Re: Room can anyone help

i can tell you (3) that i've been told have passable fan rooms ~ 200฿/day . in order of proximity 1) kiings hotel off the end of tungsri muang park 50 m down from pizza co (คิง) 2) thaweesup ทวีทรัพย์ adulyadet soi 1 3) rich hotel ( ริช) this down from chinese temple adjacent to RR tracks an english...

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