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18-07-2019, 15:35   #31
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A country leaving the European Union, or at least trying to leave
Greenland did in the 80's
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18-07-2019, 15:35   #32
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A country leaving the European Union, or at least trying to leave
Greenland left in the 80s.
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My Internet is down so I can't watch TV


Or for newspapers...

'Kids addicted to angry birds'
And another twenty years that'll be "my internet is down so I can't boil the kettle"!
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18-07-2019, 15:39   #35
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a/s/l?
Man, there's a string of characters I typed (and read) a lot all those years ago!
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18-07-2019, 15:39   #36
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Greenland did in the 80's
This is the first time I've heard of it.
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"Something something President Trump"
Well, yes and no... it was a still a long shot in 2000 and 1987:
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Donald...ntial_campaign

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A country leaving pretending to leave the European Union, or at least trying to leave but desperately trying not to leave while blaming the European Union for it.
There, corrected it for you
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There were gazillions of chat forums around in 1999. Plenty of opportunity to find friends; though obviously not 'Facebook Friends'.
Yes even Boards.ie was born long before Facebook!
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18-07-2019, 16:00   #40
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Apple Newton was a handheld computer from 1993 and discontinued in 1998:
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And another twenty years that'll be "my internet is down so I can't boil the kettle"!
10 years after that. My kettle has teamed up with the Toaster and are trying to overthrow the Earth.
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10 years after that. My kettle has teamed up with the Toaster and are trying to overthrow the Earth.
That is if we assume IOT appliances think in a logical, smart and efficient way.

If, on the other hand, they go down the same ruinous slope humans brains are going, they'll probably be sharing cat pictures and memes on "fusebook"...
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That is if we assume IOT appliances think in a logical, smart and efficient way.

If, on the other hand, they go down the same ruinous slope humans brains are going, they'll probably be sharing cat pictures and memes on "fusebook"...
"Brand new mint condition kettle gets absolutely rammed by HUGE red toaster"

"Filthy extension board takes FIVE plugs at once!"
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