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    Re: BROTM (3) Abri.

    |:) I'm not a management guru, you can find 10000+ management books with advice. But IME listening well is the ultimate way of bonding people to yourself as a manager.
    They want to be successful...
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    Re: BROTM (3) Abri.

    To be honest, that's the main purpose of the installation, however the name actually is "Abri" and incorporating the shelter effect in the story makes it a little bit more interesting :D
    The...
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    Re: BROTM (3) Abri.

    Does it surprise you?
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    Re: BROTM (3) Abri.

    Thanks Durnik appreciated!
    I first heard the phrase "straight from Siberia" a couple of decades ago when I visited the airport authority of Stansted airport in the UK. They had just built a new...
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    Re: Seed under sail

    I once saw some sea speed trials on Fuerteventura, Canary Islands, Spain.
    I was stunned by the incredible speed that little specially built boat could reach.
    You certainly should be brave enough..
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    BROTM (3) Abri.

    Post number 3 of the December BROTM sequel

    Abri.

    I walked my dog on the North Sea beach yesterday afternoon. Unfortunately it was a very grey day and the temperature was gradually dropping to...
  7. Thread: Ukraine

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    Re: Ukraine

    The ISW Russian offensive campaign assessment, December 4.
    https://www.understandingwar.org/backgrounder/russian-offensive-campaign-assessment-december-4

    The Russian federation is implementing...
  8. Thread: Ukraine

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    Re: Ukraine

    The ISW Russian offensive campaign assessment, December 3.
    https://www.understandingwar.org/backgrounder/russian-offensive-campaign-assessment-december-3

    Key Takeaways


    Ukrainian forces...
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    Re: BROTM(1) A Dutch road to Christmas.

    That's why a lot of cyclists drive with 1 or more small camera's in the Netherlands ( if I'm right in the UK too), in combination with the Dutch legislation it's relatively easy to charge the...
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    Re: EVs and cold weather

    Norway has a very large population of EV's and some very cold weather.
    This is a fairly recent Norwegian consumer test of a serious amount of different EV's, American, Asian and European
    The...
  11. Thread: Ukraine

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    Re: Ukraine

    The ISW Russian offensive campaign assessment, December 2.
    https://www.understandingwar.org/backgrounder/russian-offensive-campaign-assessment-december-2

    Key Takeaways


    Russia is attempting...
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    BROTM (2) Ships of hope

    Post number 2 of the December BROTM sequel.


    Schepen van de hoop, Ships of hope.


    When Jan van Riebeeck set sail to the Cape of Good Hope in 1652 to establish an outpost of the Dutch East...
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    Re: Daysailer/Weekender 7-9 m

    The Waarship yachts are built in plywood, they have several models. Not very expensive.https://www.waarschip.info/waarschepen/
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    Re: Daysailer/Weekender 7-9 m

    The Saffier yachts are made a few km's from where I live by Hennevanger in IJmuiden ( I have no relation with the builder)
    The build quality of the Saffier yachts is very good. The SC 8 M is known...
  15. Thread: Ukraine

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    Re: Ukraine

    The ISW Russian offensive campaign assessment, December 1.
    https://www.understandingwar.org/backgrounder/russian-offensive-campaign-assessment-december-1

    Key Takeaways


    Belarusian President...
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    Re: BROTM(1) A Dutch road to Christmas.

    Thank you Hallam.
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    Re: BROTM(1) A Dutch road to Christmas.

    1973 the ring highway of Amsterdam.
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    Re: BROTM(1) A Dutch road to Christmas.

    I was surprised as well, the Dutch traffic laws protect cyclists, if you hit a cyclist as a motorist you're at fault ( almost always!) and you must pay for all the damage, so most motorists are...
  19. Re: Same-Sex Marriage Bill Passes Senate After Bipartisan Breakthrough

    It was a joke
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    BROTM(1) A Dutch road to Christmas.

    Mijn egoďsme is van mij !, My egoism is mine !

    Last summer I went for a ride on my racing bike.
    While cycling on a small country road a car approached from the opposite direction. The lady drove...
  21. Thread: Ukraine

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    Re: Ukraine

    The ISW Russian offensive campaign assessment, November 30.
    https://www.understandingwar.org/backgrounder/russian-offensive-campaign-assessment-november-30

    Key Takeaways


    The Russian...
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    Davide Rebellin dies at 51

    Italian pro cycler Davide Rebellin, who just retired after a 30! year long career as a professional cyclist, was killed today at the age of 51 after he was ran over by a truck on his bicycle. May he...
  23. Re: Same-Sex Marriage Bill Passes Senate After Bipartisan Breakthrough

    It must be a coincidence that these two items are presented underneath each other, or is the overlord punishing hypocrisy?

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  24. Re: Same-Sex Marriage Bill Passes Senate After Bipartisan Breakthrough

    Sorry Nick, I looked at the list and didn't miss the UK, must be Freudian.
    To John, I didn't know NZ ratified the legislation, sorry.
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    Re: Dutchpp Chosen for BROTM of December…

    My Frysk isn't very good, however I do own this book, New Frisians, how to integrate in Friesland for Hollanders
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  26. Re: Same-Sex Marriage Bill Passes Senate After Bipartisan Breakthrough

    A bit late.


    Netherlands
    Germany
    Brazil
    Colombia
    France
    Danmark
    Belgium
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    Re: Air to air photo

    Nice !
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    Re: Ukraine

    The ISW Russian offensive campaign assessment, November 29.
    https://www.understandingwar.org/backgrounder/russian-offensive-campaign-assessment-november-29

    Key Takeaways


    Russian forces made...
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    Re: Dutchpp Chosen for BROTM of December…

    Thank you Spin drift, thank you voters, I'm sure it was a fair election :d
    I will try to collect 7 or 8 Dutch words or short sentences which can be linked to this place in a certain way.
    I will...
  30. Thread: Ukraine

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    Re: Ukraine

    The ISW Russian offensive campaign assessment, November 28.
    https://www.understandingwar.org/backgrounder/russian-offensive-campaign-assessment-november-28

    Key Takeaways


    The Russian-claimed...
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    Poll: Re: BROTM of December… POLL here…

    O dear, I just woke up and was drinking my morning coffee, I almost spilled it.
    This result came certainly as a surprise.
    I will consider my actions for this month, perhaps some sort of countdown...
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    Re: Jimmy guitar story—first ever youtube

    :d
    A few seconds after the 2 minute mark.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NVaCB25qiko
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    Re: The current excitement in China

    On our national TV news tonight.
    The football matches of the World Cup in Quatar are transmitted with a considerable delay in China, this enables the Chinese state director to choose different...
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    Re: The current excitement in China

    They could always buy a bunch of mRNA vaccins, that would be a relatively small investment of 60 billion Euro's for an initial and a booster vaccination of 1,5 billion people. I think that's cheaper...
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    Re: Jimmy guitar story—first ever youtube

    As John Mc Laughlin said to Paco de Lucia during a performance of Spain;...... "Yeah!".......
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    Re: Greetings from isla

    That's good news thank you!
  37. Thread: Ukraine

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    Re: Ukraine

    For Johno's education the ISW Russian offensive campaign assessment, November 27.
    https://www.understandingwar.org/backgrounder/russian-offensive-campaign-assessment-november-27

    Key inflections...
  38. Thread: Fir die off

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    Re: Fir die off

    I have read somewhere that the changes in Europe's average equal yearly temperature were creeping North with approximately 15-20 kilometers a year.
    Unfortunately I can't find the source but I'm...
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    Most European countries have imported a lot of natural gas and LNG from other sources and filled up their stocks.
    The predictions are that this winter won't be a problem. But perhaps next winter...
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    Re: Fir die off

    Due to the climate change the lines of equal average temperature creeps to the North in Europe.
    The Dutch forestry service is planting trees that originated in the South of France now to replace...
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    Re: Ukraine

    The weather forecast predicts very heavy snow in Ukraine today, at least 6 million people are still without electricity and most of them without heating.

    The ISW Russian offensive campaign...
  42. Thread: River Run

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    Re: River Run

    The titles are nice;



    the fast stream of the flower river
    “anchoring” at the rapids of the sun, the fastet rapids upstream
    rapids of the sun in the Kapuas upstream of West Kalimantan
  43. Thread: top this

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    Re: top this

    A Dutch scientist Bastiaan Rutjens (Psychologist, University of Amsterdam) has a nice explanation.
    These people (sorry!) are equipped with a so called "conspirational mindset" and they tend to...
  44. Re: Advice sought on a quasi-parental political issue

    A lot of typical male suggestions :d
    The top 50 list of books from woman for woman ( from an US perspective);
    https://www.womansday.com/life/entertainment/g2396/inspirational-books-for-women/
  45. Thread: Ukraine

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    Re: Ukraine

    Nicholas Carey wondered if there were AWACS aircraft around Ukraine.
    This is the visible part of the surveillance aircraft just a view minutes ago.
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    A Challenger 600 spy...
  46. Re: Advice sought on a quasi-parental political issue

    ^I support Tom and RFNK, let her discover the aspects of life on her own, don't interfere to much.
    Just give her a very, very subtle push in the right direction now an then, but I'm sure you know...
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    Re: Ukraine

    The ISW Russian offensive campaign assessment, November 25.
    https://www.understandingwar.org/backgrounder/russian-offensive-campaign-assessment-november-25

    Key Takeaways


    Reports of a group...
  48. Re: Want to get paid to move to a historic Italian town?

    This is the beach, 7 kilometers to the southwest, not bad!
    La spiaggia di percoluse.
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  49. Thread: Ukraine

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    Re: Ukraine

    There's permanent AWACS ( or alternative) coverage of the battlefield. They used to operate visible, by using their transponder, during the last few month's they operate invisible and under...
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    Re: Ukraine

    The ISW Russian offensive campaign assessment, November 23

    Be aware there won't be a report at November 24.
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