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by Sue Sanders
Thu Apr 29, 2010 10:03 am
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: C4Cers in Other Media
Replies: 160
Views: 13809

Re: C4Cers in Other Media

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by Sue Sanders
Thu Apr 29, 2010 9:00 am
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Name My Child
Replies: 141
Views: 9393

Re: Name My Child

Oh yeah, silly me...Charlie chuckling good naturedly at something his old mucker Julie, had said. I can see it now.
by Sue Sanders
Thu Apr 29, 2010 8:17 am
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Name My Child
Replies: 141
Views: 9393

Re: Name My Child

Comicbook Superhero v comicbook villian. My plan was to let the penguin pop up randomly around the site (I give Harry Hill all his best ideas) but Charlie wasn't game for that. No matter though. But you have illustrated my point. Julie posting a photo of Charlie, realistically, wouldn't have resulte...
by Sue Sanders
Tue Apr 27, 2010 3:28 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Name My Child
Replies: 141
Views: 9393

Re: Name My Child

There is no direct link to my facebook photo. I defer to your superior knowledge of the Internet. you manage to hack into my family photo albums lol. I wouldn't invade your privacy by finding and posting incriminating photos of you, since I'm not that nasty. 2 wrongs don't make a right in my book, ...
by Sue Sanders
Tue Apr 27, 2010 1:57 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: TIME FOR A CHANGE?
Replies: 117
Views: 9509

Re: TIME FOR A CHANGE?

That is the hypocrisy. Look at the way you responded to me on there yesterday, compared to how you talk to me on here (when I'm behaving identically in both places)? How do you explain that difference, if it's not your feeling of power over there? Bloody hell - a new hoop to jump through. Fuck it J...
by Sue Sanders
Tue Apr 27, 2010 12:59 am
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Trophy Cabinet
Replies: 34
Views: 1384

Re: Trophy Cabinet

Jon Corby wrote:I have my Countdown Series 54 finalist trophy, my CoC XIII trophy, and the severed heads of Sue Sanders and Clare Sudbery.
:D You silly old fucker!!!!
by Sue Sanders
Tue Apr 27, 2010 12:10 am
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: TIME FOR A CHANGE?
Replies: 117
Views: 9509

Re: TIME FOR A CHANGE?

The basis of your argument rests upon binarisitic distinctions which do not exist. There is no them and us, certainly not from my perspective. There isn't from my perspective either - I was just taking Jon's idea and running with it. What Jon identified, in a somewhat genius moment of parody, are a...
by Sue Sanders
Mon Apr 26, 2010 8:58 am
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: TIME FOR A CHANGE?
Replies: 117
Views: 9509

Re: TIME FOR A CHANGE?

I don’t have the time on my hands that you seem to have Jon, to dedicate to this (you’ve been squirrelling things away since at least mid- March haven’t you?) but here are a few points. The ‘Reams continues to be a twat’ quote that you’ve used, is somewhat redundant because it was self- censored by ...
by Sue Sanders
Fri Apr 23, 2010 2:39 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 23rd April 2010
Replies: 68
Views: 4006

Re: Spoilers for Friday 23rd April 2010

Oh, that makes my DONNAS a bit redundant!
by Sue Sanders
Fri Apr 16, 2010 11:41 am
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Name My Child
Replies: 141
Views: 9393

Re: Name My Child

David Roe wrote:What are the suggested girls' names?
Theresa?
by Sue Sanders
Tue Apr 13, 2010 3:05 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Tuesday April 13th 2010
Replies: 19
Views: 1423

Re: Spoilers For Tuesday April 13th 2010

Is this the right moment say 'FUNBAGS' ?

(Not valid - but it's a shame to let it pass us by in the penultimate letters round!)
by Sue Sanders
Tue Apr 06, 2010 3:10 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Tuesday April 6th 2010
Replies: 8
Views: 909

Re: Spoilers For Tuesday April 6th 2010

Was I being too simplistic? ((10 + 2) x75) + ((10-4) x 7 )

ALARMED in the last letters round.

Glad to hear my confusion over GRAILS cleared up. Used to be disallowed as it was capitalised.
by Sue Sanders
Sat Apr 03, 2010 10:09 am
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: JOHN FORSYTHE: 1918-2010
Replies: 9
Views: 656

Re: JOHN FORSYTHE: 1918-2010

Jason Larsen wrote:He had lung cancer for a year.

Why do we not find out when famous people are sick?
Maybe because dying could be considered quite a private and personal thing?
by Sue Sanders
Fri Apr 02, 2010 5:10 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Dave Spikey's whereabouts
Replies: 19
Views: 1473

Re: Dave Spikey's whereabouts

That's an intriguing skill - how far does Nottingham sound like it is from Lancashire?
by Sue Sanders
Fri Apr 02, 2010 3:04 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Good Friday April 2nd 2010
Replies: 10
Views: 1326

Re: Spoilers For Good Friday April 2nd 2010

That seemed like a complicated solve to the 2nd numbers round. I did (50-5) x 10 - (25+3)

Ooh - live edit ...Well done Peter!
by Sue Sanders
Tue Mar 30, 2010 2:33 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Sproilers for Tuesday 30th March 2010
Replies: 29
Views: 1770

Re: Sproilers for Tuesday 30th March 2010

CLOMPING to equal DC Rnd 2
by Sue Sanders
Wed Mar 24, 2010 4:02 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Wednesday March 24th 2010
Replies: 25
Views: 1691

Re: Spoilers For Wednesday March 24th 2010

DOCKAGE and DOGFACE...sound familiar? Dave?
by Sue Sanders
Wed Mar 24, 2010 4:01 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Wednesday March 24th 2010
Replies: 25
Views: 1691

Re: Spoilers For Wednesday March 24th 2010

PALOMINO for the horse lovers
by Sue Sanders
Wed Mar 24, 2010 3:54 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Wednesday March 24th 2010
Replies: 25
Views: 1691

Re: Spoilers For Wednesday March 24th 2010

Two S's were there - 5 bloke made 'STOATS'
by Sue Sanders
Wed Mar 24, 2010 3:36 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Wednesday March 24th 2010
Replies: 25
Views: 1691

Re: Spoilers For Wednesday March 24th 2010

Please say 'FIVE'
by Sue Sanders
Wed Mar 24, 2010 1:10 am
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: Proposal to run a CoNuL
Replies: 32
Views: 3190

Re: Proposal to run a CoNuL

Hi Richie Rich. I have friends in Uttoxeter so could combine it with a visit.
by Sue Sanders
Mon Mar 15, 2010 4:06 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 15th March 2010
Replies: 67
Views: 3720

Re: Spoilers for Monday 15th March 2010

Ha Ha - this time the lady was in pink!!!
by Sue Sanders
Mon Mar 15, 2010 3:58 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 15th March 2010
Replies: 67
Views: 3720

Re: Spoilers for Monday 15th March 2010

Marc Meakin wrote:
Sue Sanders wrote:No contestant beaters to report so far.....!

But...EROTICA??? To match :D (I can hope for no more!)
Apart from Oliver's
Was talking personally,(and tongue in cheek) Marc. Oliver's beater was fabbo.
by Sue Sanders
Mon Mar 15, 2010 3:51 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 15th March 2010
Replies: 67
Views: 3720

Re: Spoilers for Monday 15th March 2010

GRIFTED which I might have risked, due to the film 'Grifters'
by Sue Sanders
Mon Mar 15, 2010 3:44 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Monday 15th March 2010
Replies: 67
Views: 3720

Re: Spoilers for Monday 15th March 2010

No contestant beaters to report so far.....!

But...EROTICA??? To match :D (I can hope for no more!)
by Sue Sanders
Fri Mar 12, 2010 4:40 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Bevins vs Davies
Replies: 27
Views: 1743

Re: Bevins vs Davies

Kirk Bevins wrote:
Marc Meakin wrote:Pistols at dawn?
What's Dawn done?
Fainted at the sight of you with your pistol drawn, presumably :shock:
by Sue Sanders
Tue Mar 09, 2010 3:29 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Tuesday March 9th 2010
Replies: 33
Views: 2487

Re: Spoilers For Tuesday March 9th 2010

Hmm. A game of two shirts today. Kevin's is too bright and Steve's is too big!
by Sue Sanders
Tue Feb 23, 2010 4:03 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Tuesday February 23rd 2010
Replies: 28
Views: 1584

Re: Spoilers For Tuesday February 23rd 2010

RIOTOUS in the round with the Q to equal DC
by Sue Sanders
Fri Feb 12, 2010 8:14 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: UK Citizenship Test
Replies: 83
Views: 3327

Re: UK Citizenship Test

A big 'well done' to Supee for clinching it today!
by Sue Sanders
Fri Feb 12, 2010 4:07 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Friday February 12th 2010
Replies: 25
Views: 1744

Re: Spoilers For Friday February 12th 2010

Ha - well, I guess if Jay can get away with OUTSTEER, Craig can get away wiv 'WIVERIN' ;)
by Sue Sanders
Fri Feb 12, 2010 4:02 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Friday February 12th 2010
Replies: 25
Views: 1744

Re: Spoilers For Friday February 12th 2010

They missed MUPPETS, the MUPPETS!!!
by Sue Sanders
Thu Feb 11, 2010 12:14 am
Forum: Games and Puzzles
Topic: Pass the time?
Replies: 153
Views: 8146

Re: Pass the time?

Is it...TIM MINCHIN?

;)
by Sue Sanders
Wed Feb 10, 2010 10:39 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Name my kittens competition!!!!!1 (pupdated!)
Replies: 84
Views: 2993

Re: Name my kittens competition!!!!!1 (pupdated!)

He's lovely, Jono. He'll be very intelligent and will live forEVER. We had a border collie who got to 19.
by Sue Sanders
Fri Feb 05, 2010 3:45 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Friday February 5th 2010
Replies: 35
Views: 2175

Re: Spoilers For Friday February 5th 2010

Kirk Bevins wrote:Super TTT clue that.
It'll appeal to men of a certain age!
by Sue Sanders
Fri Feb 05, 2010 11:47 am
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Food heaven and food hell
Replies: 18
Views: 1034

Re: Food heaven and food hell

Wow - I'm going to speak up on behalf of fruits of the sea... calamari, lobster, mussels, soft roe, OYSTERS!! Love 'em! Though did have some disgusting preserved shark once, in Iceland. Revolting. The more I chewed it the more it tasted of amonia. I have no problem with kidneys, liver, brains, heart...
by Sue Sanders
Fri Feb 05, 2010 11:38 am
Forum: Games and Puzzles
Topic: Namagrams - Forum members
Replies: 41
Views: 3751

Re: Namagrams - Forum members

Marc Meakin wrote:
Sue Sanders wrote:This was in a crossword the other day. Forgive me if it's familiar, but it's not really in my usual ballpark...
SYNTHETIC CREAM
Schematic entry?
Nope -It's a name. And I have given a clue.
by Sue Sanders
Fri Feb 05, 2010 11:14 am
Forum: Games and Puzzles
Topic: Namagrams - Forum members
Replies: 41
Views: 3751

Re: Namagrams - Forum members

This was in a crossword the other day. Forgive me if it's familiar, but it's not really in my usual ballpark...
SYNTHETIC CREAM
by Sue Sanders
Fri Feb 05, 2010 10:02 am
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: +sums+
Replies: 14
Views: 975

Re: +sums+

Influenced by the sentence construction surely, rather than geographical or generational influence '1 plus 1 is 2, and then you need to add that to the 10' - the 'plus' sounds fine replaced with either 'and' or 'add' but only the 'add' works in the second bit. Along similar lines.... 'They won 1 - 0...
by Sue Sanders
Thu Feb 04, 2010 10:05 am
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: What are you having for dinner?
Replies: 34
Views: 1917

Re: What are you having for dinner?

Don't you find that, in a restaurant, you always wish you'd chosen what someone else is having? Yeuch no, people have awful taste, and seem to eat creamy dishes or things with peppers/mushrooms/other minging things in. Rather than reading a menu. I 'd like to be able to go into the kitchens and hav...
by Sue Sanders
Wed Feb 03, 2010 9:36 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: What are you having for dinner?
Replies: 34
Views: 1917

Re: What are you having for dinner?

Braised a slab of pork ribs slowly in the oven in a liquid sauce of store cupboard stuff - soy, honey, tomato sauce, ginger, wine vinegar, for about 3 hours. Added a bag of stir fry veg to the sauce when the meat was starting to fall of the bone. Served with rice and finger bowls.
by Sue Sanders
Wed Feb 03, 2010 3:09 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Dinos on Krypton Factor [with spoilers]
Replies: 33
Views: 1885

Re: Dinos on Krypton Factor [with spoilers]

Have you had a go at any of the 'Go Ape' assault courses? There's one at Sherwood Forest. Actually I have and that's the one I've been to. Great day out for anyone with a sense of physical adventure. Physical adventure, yes, but you don't have to have above average fitness to do it. I've been to Th...
by Sue Sanders
Wed Feb 03, 2010 1:50 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Dinos on Krypton Factor [with spoilers]
Replies: 33
Views: 1885

Re: Dinos on Krypton Factor [with spoilers]

Glorious, just glorious. Right from the beginning with your cheeky wave to camera, you were just so likeable - something of a natural on telly. I loved your spider legs, and agonised face pulling, and the Kube thing was AMAZING!! Real shame about the observation as I thought your question was gettab...
by Sue Sanders
Tue Feb 02, 2010 3:30 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Tuesday February 2nd 2010
Replies: 14
Views: 1244

Re: Spoilers For Tuesday February 2nd 2010

Round 1 - COLLIERS to equal DC
by Sue Sanders
Mon Feb 01, 2010 10:04 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Who's going to win Series 62?
Replies: 2
Views: 441

Re: Who's going to win Series 62?

I tried to vote for Ollie, but the pc didn't play along...so I voted 'someone else'.
by Sue Sanders
Mon Feb 01, 2010 4:27 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Monday February 1st 2010
Replies: 39
Views: 2017

Re: Spoilers For Monday February 1st 2010

I don't know how you make the time to go train spotting, Kirk! ;) No idea of the relevance of this, but hey. I don't actually...I had a day out with my dad in January but apart from that I don't go out spotting anywhere near as much as I used to/would like to. I used to enjoy freezing my nuts off f...
by Sue Sanders
Mon Feb 01, 2010 3:57 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Monday February 1st 2010
Replies: 39
Views: 2017

Re: Spoilers For Monday February 1st 2010

Kirk Bevins wrote:TERAPHIM for a beater in round 8. I remember I missed this against Damian once when he got it and he took the mick out of me saying I was slipping :P

I don't know how you make the time to go train spotting, Kirk! ;)
by Sue Sanders
Mon Feb 01, 2010 3:53 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Monday February 1st 2010
Replies: 39
Views: 2017

Re: Spoilers For Monday February 1st 2010

NOONER was there too. Nice if you can get it.
by Sue Sanders
Mon Feb 01, 2010 3:36 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Monday February 1st 2010
Replies: 39
Views: 2017

Re: Spoilers For Monday February 1st 2010

SHOCK HORROR....Lesley Hines is Countdown's 'Sweetheart'!
by Sue Sanders
Mon Feb 01, 2010 3:31 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Monday February 1st 2010
Replies: 39
Views: 2017

Re: Spoilers For Monday February 1st 2010

Hmmm. Round 1 - Was Howard maybe trying to get an E - surely not really necessary with an ING?
by Sue Sanders
Mon Feb 01, 2010 2:36 pm
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: COLIN 2010 results & feedback
Replies: 49
Views: 4612

Re: COLIN 2010 results & feedback

I can insert my card and enter my PIN in the same time it takes some monkey at the window to take my tenner, put it in the till, fish out my change, hand it to me, and press the barrier button so, no, I don't think it would cause delays. ;) [citation needed] (seriously, when I was working at the FS...
by Sue Sanders
Mon Feb 01, 2010 10:47 am
Forum: Countdown - Events
Topic: COLIN 2010 results & feedback
Replies: 49
Views: 4612

Re: COLIN 2010 results & feedback

Just got in after an epic 4 and a half hour drive. Road works and general incompetency seemed to go against me at every stage.. but it was worth every bit of the 8 hours of driving to see everyone again and participate in another brilliant event. Well done Ben and Gill, and congrats Kirk for being ...
by Sue Sanders
Tue Jan 26, 2010 3:50 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Tuesday January 26th 2010
Replies: 26
Views: 1791

Re: Spoilers For Tuesday January 26th 2010

COUNSEL as alternative to what ever that bouncy J word was.
by Sue Sanders
Tue Jan 26, 2010 3:38 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Tuesday January 26th 2010
Replies: 26
Views: 1791

Re: Spoilers For Tuesday January 26th 2010

75 -(4x5) = 55
55 x 10 = 550
550 - 9 + 1 = 542
by Sue Sanders
Mon Jan 25, 2010 11:55 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Birthdays
Replies: 1252
Views: 71621

Re: Birthdays

You can't argue with guru of our time and venerated DC guest Sir Tim Rice now, can you? I heard that people who argue with Tim Rice end up with their feet in concrete boots several fathoms beneath the ocean surface. He doesn't fuck about. That is his way. Or so someone once told me anyway. I've hea...
by Sue Sanders
Mon Jan 25, 2010 7:13 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Birthdays
Replies: 1252
Views: 71621

Re: Birthdays

25 December was originally a Pagan holiday known as the Feast of Saturn. In AD 354, Bishop Liberia of Rome, in an attempt to suppress Paganism, declared that this date was the birthday of Christ. It seems it did the trick. p.s. I haven't checked, but I think Easter was a Pagan festival, too. lol Bi...
by Sue Sanders
Mon Jan 25, 2010 3:56 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Monday January 25th 2010
Replies: 15
Views: 1355

Re: Spoilers For Monday January 25th 2010

Kirk Bevins wrote:THANAGE as a beater in round 7.

Edit: Just missed DESPISE as I was hoping one of them would say PISSED.
I did. I know that doesn't help.
by Sue Sanders
Mon Jan 25, 2010 3:38 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers For Monday January 25th 2010
Replies: 15
Views: 1355

Re: Spoilers For Monday January 25th 2010

Pants - missed the last letters round dec. What was available for PMRIOIXTP, s'il vous plait??
by Sue Sanders
Tue Jan 19, 2010 4:08 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: What's wrong with you?
Replies: 15
Views: 1210

Re: What's wrong with you?

Ian Volante wrote:
Sue Sanders wrote:I haven't had a cold for two years.
Surely at your age you've had them all by now? :)
Prefer 'em with a pulse :shock: