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by Wizard of Oz
Wed Jan 25, 2017 3:39 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Competition
Replies: 4
Views: 1609

Re: Competition

Steven be aware that there is a world professional league for arm wrestling. It can be very brutal with arms being broken during the contest. There are very specific rules.

WoZ who's into arm bending
by Wizard of Oz
Wed Jan 25, 2017 3:32 am
Forum: Word Origins and Meanings
Topic: alienist
Replies: 5
Views: 2370

Re: alienist

Well I walked right in. Ken I saw the word and thought the book was about a person who was a specialist in alien species.

WoZ in orbit
by Wizard of Oz
Wed Jan 25, 2017 3:27 am
Forum: No, wait. Don't tell me
Topic: Pillow talk
Replies: 2
Views: 1479

Re: Pillow talk

I want to smile or laugh.
by Wizard of Oz
Tue Jan 17, 2017 2:43 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Bathroom device
Replies: 9
Views: 2744

Re: Bathroom device

Of course in Aus we have the pissaphone. A very versatile unit for gentleman who need to go.

WoZ who pisses like a fountain
by Wizard of Oz
Tue Jan 17, 2017 2:37 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Boxing
Replies: 5
Views: 1534

Re: Boxing

Gentlemen a new and excellent use for mouth guards is in the prevention of snoring. My sweetheart who I love and adore and who shares my bed was a snorer of massed pipe band proportions. She now wears a mouth guard that pushes her bottom jaw out slightly. Net result is that we now only have small sn...
by Wizard of Oz
Tue Jan 17, 2017 2:32 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Alcohol
Replies: 7
Views: 2187

Re: Alcohol

Single Malt of course Bob.

WoZ from Islay
by Wizard of Oz
Tue Jan 17, 2017 2:05 am
Forum: No, wait. Don't tell me
Topic: Sad news
Replies: 2
Views: 1648

Re: Sad news

I didn't know you had Kiwi friends?? They often get Baaaaaanned.

WoZ being anti-PC
by Wizard of Oz
Tue Jan 17, 2017 2:02 am
Forum: Addicts' Corner
Topic: A happy Christmas to all!
Replies: 3
Views: 1944

Re: A happy Christmas to all!

Belated it may be but it did have to turn right side up so that you Northerners could read it. Talks of frost 'n ice 'n snow 'n the like is lost on we who endure 30-40 degree, centigrade that is, days for Chrissy. To all and sundry >> MERRY CHRISTMAS and a HAPPY NEW YEAR . WoZ who survived it all
by Wizard of Oz
Tue Jan 17, 2017 1:54 am
Forum: Addicts' Corner
Topic: News
Replies: 6
Views: 2651

Re: News

Bob I am so sorry that I have only just seen this. I have been out of action and now my computer is dead. I am typing this in the library. New iMac on the way in a couple of weeks. That is absolutely fabulous news. Not quite as long as Rhonda and I but a nice settling in period was observed. Mate I ...
by Wizard of Oz
Sat Dec 17, 2016 3:23 pm
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Really sick lover
Replies: 5
Views: 1979

Re: Really sick lover

Steve if you are looking at sadism then you also need to understand the term masochism.. This is the consenting partner of a sadist.

WoZ the whacker
by Wizard of Oz
Sun Nov 27, 2016 3:15 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Horrendous son or horrendous daughter?
Replies: 7
Views: 2622

Re: Horrendous son or horrendous daughter?

As I read through the list I tried to guess what they meant before looking. I got a few wrong. Spermicide - killing of whales Vespacide - writing off a motor scooter Vaticide - destroying good grapes by poor winemaking techniques Tyrannicide - killing large dinosaurs Ovicide - dropping a carton of e...
by Wizard of Oz
Sun Nov 27, 2016 2:39 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Station
Replies: 6
Views: 1807

Re: Station

In Aus Steve we call them a bloody nuisance. That is the kind of tower nobody wants near them due to the possible risk of medical problems from the emission of low level radiofrequency (RF) electromagnetic energy (EME). The jury is out and it depends who you talk to about the problem but most people...
by Wizard of Oz
Sun Nov 27, 2016 2:23 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Device
Replies: 4
Views: 1706

Re: Device

Gee Steve I didn't even know these things existed but maybe just as well because, Despite what you might see online, mobile repeaters are illegal to operate without consent. It’s an offence to operate an unlicensed radiocommunications device and heavy fines or imprisonment can apply. So don’t let th...
by Wizard of Oz
Sun Nov 27, 2016 2:12 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Case
Replies: 12
Views: 3487

Re: Case

Bonnie I often had a very funny image of the Rhinestone Cowboy. I mean how gay can you get?

WoZ the Blingless
by Wizard of Oz
Sun Nov 27, 2016 12:48 am
Forum: Usage and Writing
Topic: Case
Replies: 12
Views: 3487

Re: Case

Hi Steve. I would use the word "embellished" to describe the mobile case.

She had a mobile phone case that was embellished with colourful gems.

WoZ who has been known to embellish the truth