Comments for http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml en-gb 30 Fri 30 Jan 2015 17:40:24 GMT+1 A feed of user comments from the page found at http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml lucien desgai http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=99#comment168 There's a crab hobbling along the beach yelling "Who took my walking stick?!" Thu 01 Jul 2010 21:47:39 GMT+1 Ellis P Otter http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=98#comment167 I refer http://ecx.images-amazon.com/images/I/31IDbsg4TKL.jpg Thu 01 Jul 2010 21:38:54 GMT+1 lucien desgai http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=98#comment166 Well I've met all sorts of people with all sorts of tastes, but I've never heard it called a grandad pick up tool before. Thu 01 Jul 2010 21:31:32 GMT+1 Phil Burt http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=97#comment165 Can you do all that with avidemux, Ellis? Thu 01 Jul 2010 21:26:18 GMT+1 Ellis P Otter http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=97#comment164 Thanks Fifi! *extends grandad pick up tool with glass on end*I'm reading about NSTC interlacing with MPEG using MPV4 on 3D with no glasses. It's nonsense of course but you know these kids ... Thu 01 Jul 2010 21:17:54 GMT+1 Stewart_M http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=96#comment163 Fifi, can I have one if these Thu 01 Jul 2010 20:54:21 GMT+1 lucien desgai http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=95#comment162 Hi Fifi!I'll crouch ... you tip. Thu 01 Jul 2010 20:38:51 GMT+1 Fifi http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=95#comment161 *Proffers large bottle*Who's first? Thu 01 Jul 2010 20:37:00 GMT+1 Ellis P Otter http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=94#comment160 Cor! I never knew I had a hammock, I've been sleeping in my treehouse.Wow, British Journal of Photography, Creative Lens, Shutterbug, Canon Pro Network ... BBC Nature!Thanks lucien, the postie must have left them all here! Thu 01 Jul 2010 20:29:53 GMT+1 lucien desgai http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=94#comment159 That would explain the 'artistic photography' magazines under your hammock Ellis. Thu 01 Jul 2010 20:05:51 GMT+1 Ellis P Otter http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=93#comment158 lucien, you also have little interest looking front to back, I believe, except aesthetically and that's all I'm doing.The dribble is a primal response I have no control over. Thu 01 Jul 2010 19:56:02 GMT+1 lucien desgai http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=92#comment157 I have no interest in viewing women back to front. Thu 01 Jul 2010 19:44:34 GMT+1 DiY http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=92#comment156 *grabs pink and purple board and heads for the surf *..all this maffs stuff is doin' me 'ead in so be orf fur a bit of surfing... Thu 01 Jul 2010 19:44:17 GMT+1 DiY http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=91#comment155 into a mirror!!;-) Thu 01 Jul 2010 19:39:07 GMT+1 lucien desgai http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=91#comment154 In solidarity with the women of the beach I shall be looking the other way.;o) Thu 01 Jul 2010 19:11:24 GMT+1 Ellis P Otter http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=90#comment153 Yeah, yeah, we can all wiki ;-)Now pull up a chair and watch [link would be removed by moderators]! Thu 01 Jul 2010 18:52:22 GMT+1 DiY http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=89#comment152 Well call me staid, but I am sticking with the existing Perelman's proof based on Hamilton's Ricci flow! ☺ Thu 01 Jul 2010 18:41:57 GMT+1 Ellis P Otter http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=89#comment151 P Nutt you might want to solve something along the lines of the Poincaré Conjecture before even thinking about it ;-) Thu 01 Jul 2010 18:07:39 GMT+1 DiY http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=88#comment150 Ellis, out of interest, how much do they charge? And is it by the hour? Thu 01 Jul 2010 18:02:30 GMT+1 Ellis P Otter http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=88#comment149 I don't care anymore (about the maths thing), it's Miss Moscow tonight, so I'm leaving my brain in a jar and nabbing the big chair.There will be much tutting from Nataliya and Katriona which I will pay dearly for later. Thu 01 Jul 2010 17:53:59 GMT+1 Stewart_M http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=87#comment148 Some maths problem/ solution. I'll have the million though Thu 01 Jul 2010 17:14:27 GMT+1 Ellis P Otter http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=86#comment147 Anybody happen to know what the Poincaré Conjecture is? I've just been reading, in Nataliya's paper, about a noble Russian who declined $1million for solving it. Thu 01 Jul 2010 17:11:09 GMT+1 Phil Burt http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=86#comment146 I wanted more rain! Thu 01 Jul 2010 17:01:12 GMT+1 Ellis P Otter http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=85#comment145 Actually Stewart, it says above that: For BH, the text was as follows:It doesn't make sense in context but ... what does?Thanks for watching the kettle, I knew it wouldn't boil if you did. Now stop.I'm ready for a final cuppa before beer.Not too much damage outside, one of the surf boards has a crack so don't use the pink and purple one for now. Thu 01 Jul 2010 16:17:43 GMT+1 Stewart_M http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=85#comment144 Anyone spot the "pass the buck" comment on Today Newsletter.To respond to this newsletter please email [Personal details removed by Moderator] Thu 01 Jul 2010 16:01:30 GMT+1 DiY http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=84#comment143 As Lady Sue would say....eejit, Ellis it is quite a small Daisy, just really really close!;-) Thu 01 Jul 2010 15:59:35 GMT+1 Ellis P Otter http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=84#comment142 That's a big Daisy there, P Nutt!Well the storm seems to have blown itself out so I'll take a peek outside. Meanwhile watch that there kettle will you? in case it boils afore I get back. Thu 01 Jul 2010 15:06:10 GMT+1 DiY http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=83#comment141 Phwoooaaarrr...... Poppy and Daisy are looking sooo nice today!:-) Thu 01 Jul 2010 11:03:54 GMT+1 U14519596 http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=82#comment140 And, for elevenses, some fresh Georgia Pecan pie....I'll have a large mug of that tea, thanks. It's so wet and windy out, I just saw a squirrel lose its gruip and take a tumble!Hang on! Thu 01 Jul 2010 10:37:29 GMT+1 Ellis P Otter http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=82#comment139 139 P Nutt - It was just late because we couldn't dock safely and the crane on the quay was swaying a bit ... all's well now though.Ding Ding Eleven Bells ... tea for the workers - early cocktails for the passengers. Thu 01 Jul 2010 10:00:09 GMT+1 DiY http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=81#comment138 ...I think the AM Glass Box for today may have been washed overboard! Thu 01 Jul 2010 07:10:11 GMT+1 Ellis P Otter http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=81#comment137 Cor, there's a gale a blowin' this mornin' batten down the hatches.Shiver me timbers, aar. Hot grog for the workers, tea for steerage and coffee on the ppop deck! Thu 01 Jul 2010 07:01:13 GMT+1 DiY http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=80#comment136 Morning Peeps!Something slightly different for breakfast this morning, cuddled eggs! Tea and coffee will be soon.:-) Thu 01 Jul 2010 05:37:15 GMT+1 DiY http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=79#comment135 If you missed his earlier recital it is here!! Wed 30 Jun 2010 20:36:38 GMT+1 DiY http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=79#comment134 Does anyone fancy a game of cards....♠♥♣♦?Or shall we listen to mittfh playing with his organ again...♪ ♪♫♫♫♪ ♪♫♫♫ Wed 30 Jun 2010 20:21:38 GMT+1 DiY http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=78#comment133 Yep! Wed 30 Jun 2010 20:17:49 GMT+1 Ellis P Otter http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=78#comment132 132 - Lucky that roux worked, eh? ;-) Wed 30 Jun 2010 20:08:58 GMT+1 DiY http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=77#comment131 ..and some Coronation chicken vol au vents canapés..to nibble on! Wed 30 Jun 2010 19:55:57 GMT+1 DiY http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=76#comment130 ...'ere you go, sup and enjoy! Wed 30 Jun 2010 19:52:54 GMT+1 Stewart_M http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=76#comment129 Pour one for me please Wed 30 Jun 2010 19:14:43 GMT+1 DiY http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=75#comment128 ...surely it must be Pimms o'clock now?☺ Wed 30 Jun 2010 17:46:40 GMT+1 Ellis P Otter http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=75#comment127 YES WE CAN! Good oh! The cook-out can proceed as planned. Wed 30 Jun 2010 16:59:00 GMT+1 Lady_Sue http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=74#comment126 Grande Noix, to go in the water? Nope. Gosh I need some time on the beach. Budge up everyone. Time for a little drinkypoos! Wed 30 Jun 2010 16:39:00 GMT+1 Ellis P Otter http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=73#comment125 Uh oh, world butter shortage in the pantry! I wonder if I can make a roux with sunflower oil?Why not? Only one way to find out ... Wed 30 Jun 2010 16:31:20 GMT+1 Stewart_M http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=73#comment124 Ellis, I find that it gets quite hard when writing the sort of prose in my 117. Wed 30 Jun 2010 16:05:35 GMT+1 Grande Noix http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=72#comment123 Is it safe? Wed 30 Jun 2010 16:05:33 GMT+1 Ellis P Otter http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=72#comment122 122 - [This post would be moderated if it could read my thoughts!]More tea vicar? And, I do believe we have some scones ... Wed 30 Jun 2010 15:47:42 GMT+1 Stewart_M http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=71#comment121 Ellis, not sure I could keep it up long enough for a thrills and swoon novel.:-) Wed 30 Jun 2010 14:18:24 GMT+1 needsanewnickname http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=71#comment120 How exciting, another O in the frogosphere!I don't think we're related.Meanwhile I've found a thorn þ Wed 30 Jun 2010 13:05:29 GMT+1 Ellis P Otter http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=70#comment119 Zoiks! Stewart, Are you a Moons and Bill author in speedos?I've come over all wibbly wobbly ... Wed 30 Jun 2010 12:49:35 GMT+1 DiY http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=69#comment118 before lowering herself down to the cooling embers of the camp fire.Crikey!Anyhoo, bacon and egg Geralds for lunch. Wed 30 Jun 2010 12:03:26 GMT+1 mittfh http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=69#comment117 In the hope we can drown out the din from a certain type of untuned trumpet relative, I've set up a keyboard (powered from a solar cell on the roof of the NCB if you're interested) so we can demonstrate that even the most tuneless of us sounds better than that instrument (of aural torture).*Fumbles through folder of sheet music**Pulls out "The Sun Has Got His Hat On"**Pulls out "Oh I Do Like To Be Beside The Seaside"*A 1,2,A 1, 2, 3, 4....*Hits intro key*... Wed 30 Jun 2010 11:24:58 GMT+1 Stewart_M http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=68#comment116 oops! That O was a Typo, not that Lass wot wrote those erotic stories. ;-)She took the fork from my hand and slowly and gently squeezed the Pink Marshmallows onto the triple pronged utensil. "These are far better warm and I love the way they ooze" she said in her sultry voice before lowering herself down to the cooling embers of the camp fire. Wed 30 Jun 2010 11:04:12 GMT+1 Gillianian http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=68#comment115 O, I do like to be beside the seaside...!I see I'm just in time for elevenses. Mmmmm...marshmallows on toast...! Wed 30 Jun 2010 10:29:37 GMT+1 Anne P http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=67#comment114 Stewart, please introduce me to your friend O, I don't believe we've met although we do share a love of toasted marshmallows. Wed 30 Jun 2010 09:58:44 GMT+1 Stewart_M http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=66#comment113 P Nut sorry O was toasting my Marshmallows. Do you need this back Ψ ? Wed 30 Jun 2010 09:29:33 GMT+1 lucien desgai http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=66#comment112 Thank you to whoever left this back-scratcher in the kitchen ... really hit the spot! Wed 30 Jun 2010 06:12:09 GMT+1 DiY http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=65#comment111 Morning Froggers,No toast this morning, I am unable to locate the toasting fork!So crossaunts with tea and freshly made coffee.With a fair wind and bit o' luck Big Sis may roll up with the chilled juice of oranges before too long.:-) Wed 30 Jun 2010 06:00:50 GMT+1 Anne P http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=65#comment110 I've brought the young Macallan and a bottle of Auchentoshan - hold out your glasses.... Tue 29 Jun 2010 20:31:32 GMT+1 Lady_Sue http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=64#comment109 I so need a bit of beach. Budge up everyone and let's enjoy that fabulous sunset. Tue 29 Jun 2010 20:06:06 GMT+1 DiY http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=63#comment108 LOL...and I thought it was Croydon...[Unsuitable/Broken URL removed by Moderator] Tue 29 Jun 2010 19:31:12 GMT+1 DiY http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=63#comment107 ...serves you right bor!:-) Tue 29 Jun 2010 19:01:31 GMT+1 Ellis P Otter http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=62#comment106 Gruel tonight for me ... Tue 29 Jun 2010 18:30:02 GMT+1 DiY http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=62#comment105 While I wait for me Beans-on-Toast does anyone fancy a game of Tetris...┌┘┘─├─┴oi win!!! Tue 29 Jun 2010 17:28:27 GMT+1 DiY http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=61#comment104 I wonder what is for dinner, something exciting I hope! Tue 29 Jun 2010 16:26:54 GMT+1 Moray Mint http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=60#comment103 Ellis, You should'nae fash!;-) Tue 29 Jun 2010 15:46:13 GMT+1 DiY http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=60#comment102 When Craigowl puts on his cowl, and Coolie Law his hood,The folk o’ Lundie may look dool, for the day’ll no’ be good.Anon Tue 29 Jun 2010 15:43:55 GMT+1 Ellis P Otter http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=59#comment101 Hrmph - no cake for me it seems ... may I humbly invite the censor to listen to Making History?Meanwhile, I'll be sulking on the naughty step. Tue 29 Jun 2010 15:13:35 GMT+1 Moray Mint http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=59#comment100 Sunshine is delicious, rain is refreshing, wind braces us up, snow is exhilarating; there is really no such thing as bad weather, only different kinds of good weather. -John Ruskin;þ Tue 29 Jun 2010 14:31:21 GMT+1 Moray Mint http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=58#comment99 Posting:Well, it worked in 'preview'!;þOf course, it needs to be finished with a seicolon to work:þ Tue 29 Jun 2010 14:14:10 GMT+1 Moray Mint http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=57#comment98 This post has been Removed Tue 29 Jun 2010 14:11:44 GMT+1 Ellis P Otter http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=57#comment97 This post has been Removed Tue 29 Jun 2010 14:06:04 GMT+1 Anne P http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=56#comment96 Yes please Mr Nutt - just what I need after washing the car ready for impending visit by daughter and grandson (other half had transported large quantities of rubbish for dumping /recycling yesterday so thorough cleanout/wash definitely overdue). Tue 29 Jun 2010 14:05:10 GMT+1 DiY http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=56#comment95 Nyone for a cup of tea an a piece of cake? Tue 29 Jun 2010 14:01:44 GMT+1 DiY http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=55#comment94 EtE....BAE Hawks? Tue 29 Jun 2010 11:45:58 GMT+1 GotToTheEnd http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=55#comment93 On a beach by a lake the other side of a mountain from the Beachhttp://www.dolgochholidays.co.uk/Tal-y-llyn-lake2.gifa sparrow feeding two nearly fledged young with tiny tiny crumbs that she put into their mouths, her beak the most delicate tweezers.Heart rending caring as the fishermen pull the barbed hooks out of the mouths of trout and the war planes howl overhead. Tue 29 Jun 2010 10:23:39 GMT+1 DiY http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=54#comment92 Why didn't you use the oven glove?Anyhoo, the sun has got it's hat on so i am going out to play!☼ Tue 29 Jun 2010 10:07:43 GMT+1 Stewart_M http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=53#comment91 Thar's toastin fork had a bit of a short handle , I've burnt my fingers. Tue 29 Jun 2010 08:55:36 GMT+1 Ellis P Otter http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=53#comment90 Phew - than goodness, after yesterdays disaster! Just to walk in and pick up a cuppa.Thanks P Nutt! Tue 29 Jun 2010 07:31:42 GMT+1 DiY http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=52#comment89 Morning Peeps!Ψ....toasting fork at the ready! Let's toast.I can recommend the Lemon Marmalade. Tea and coffee will be ready in a minute. Tue 29 Jun 2010 06:16:20 GMT+1 Moray Mint http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=52#comment88 "Non-English" characters, ye ken!;þ Mon 28 Jun 2010 22:42:49 GMT+1 Moray Mint http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=51#comment87 This post has been Removed Mon 28 Jun 2010 21:58:36 GMT+1 Moray Mint http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=50#comment86 This post has been Removed Mon 28 Jun 2010 21:52:08 GMT+1 Moray Mint http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=50#comment85 Frances, in windoze, accessories is at start/all programs/accessories...I've got some green creds, to be sure, but even more compromises. I am a gash an' faithfu' tyke, As ever lap a sheugh or dyke. I'm sort of newly minted, ye ken?;þ Mon 28 Jun 2010 21:07:57 GMT+1 Moray Mint http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=49#comment84 þ U+00FE Latin small letter thorn (Icelandic, Old English)From mint menu/all applications/character map;-) Mon 28 Jun 2010 20:32:11 GMT+1 needsanewnickname http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=49#comment83 Now I'm being very dense. Ellis, where is Accessories? I'm stuck on a windoze pc thingie.MM, I have to ask, are you the famous Bonnie Mint O Moray? He has (monde)green credentials.Ye bloggers and ye froggers,Oh whaur hae yer been? Mon 28 Jun 2010 20:30:53 GMT+1 DiY http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=48#comment82 It's reet grim up 't North. Mon 28 Jun 2010 19:52:06 GMT+1 Alan_N http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=47#comment81 79 - North of the border? I'll be joining you in December... Mon 28 Jun 2010 18:25:34 GMT+1 Stewart_M http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=47#comment80 Moray, Yep I am struggling to get the characters in mint. In open office it says © is U + 0089. but it can't be the U key. Mon 28 Jun 2010 18:23:58 GMT+1 Ellis P Otter http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=46#comment79 Ohh, and now it's a gonna rain here too!Quick everybody inside Nick's ... save the wine!(Frances, look under Accessories - System Tools - Character Map. You'll find loads to choose from there where you copy and paste. {that'll be ₩50 please}) Mon 28 Jun 2010 18:04:26 GMT+1 Moray Mint http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=46#comment78 Forgot to mention, loads of lovely rain here - about time too! Mon 28 Jun 2010 17:57:31 GMT+1 Moray Mint http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=45#comment77 Disnae wurk in mint neither! Mon 28 Jun 2010 17:56:27 GMT+1 needsanewnickname http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=44#comment76 Waaahh! It doesn't work! And no, I'm not on a mac this time. The ground's quite dry here.Hello, Lady Sue! Mon 28 Jun 2010 17:51:35 GMT+1 DiY http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=44#comment75 74 Lady Sue, some things never change?:-) Mon 28 Jun 2010 17:44:45 GMT+1 DiY http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=43#comment74 : then - and then hold down the alt key..type in 0254 and let go.Some Peeps say it easier on a Mac, but heck...this is the 21st century © ® ™ !!!! Mon 28 Jun 2010 17:43:25 GMT+1 Lady_Sue http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=43#comment73 Ellis, it's sodding well lashing down here and has been all day. Must be the monsoon season methinks. Might I have a cool, crisp Chardonnay instead of julep? Cheers everyone! Mon 28 Jun 2010 17:34:41 GMT+1 needsanewnickname http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=42#comment72 Oh, hello, young Nutt! Mwahs back to you. How'd you do that sticky-out-tonguey symbol? Mon 28 Jun 2010 17:27:28 GMT+1 DiY http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=42#comment71 Frances (with an O)..... Mwaahhh, mwaahhhh!:-þ Mon 28 Jun 2010 16:53:12 GMT+1 needsanewnickname http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=41#comment70 Gosh, the Beach is still here... Nick's looks OK... no-one on the naughty veranda, hmmm...Hello, froggers! Mon 28 Jun 2010 16:48:38 GMT+1 Ellis P Otter http://www.bbc.co.uk/blogs/pm/2010/06/beach.shtml?page=40#comment69 Lady Sue, please take a glass of julep and make yourself comfortable.'tis a fine evening! Mon 28 Jun 2010 16:40:17 GMT+1