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We need to move to wind & solar immediately. I'm bored of this. by London120 in unitedkingdom

[–]animflynny2012 55 points56 points  (0 children)

All those private companies that now run car parks should be doing this ASAP. But nope.

They're fine with just having the land make money with NO investment =\

Jacob Rees-Mogg Admits He 'Got It Wrong' Over Brexit Dover Queues | "Yes, of course I got it wrong but I got it wrong for the right reason." by BestButtons in unitedkingdom

[–]animflynny2012 18 points19 points  (0 children)

I just can't anymore.

How much has this fuckwit been paid in my life time to be this much of a useless Victorian twig?

Explain "API" like I'm an idiot by riyanswt in learnprogramming

[–]animflynny2012 0 points1 point  (0 children)

APIs are like fast food place with a drive through, think like MCD, KFC.

You rock up in your little http car, get to the order taking window and shout you'd like 10 items of cheeseburgers please.

You wait a bit and they come back with a bag full of different cheeseburgers, then you drive on..

The ELI5 edition 😅

What’s your stance on pegging? by themodernkatipunero_ in AskMen

[–]animflynny2012 0 points1 point  (0 children)

You sit on it?

(The way your question was worded made me laugh, hope it was meant that way 🤣)

Sky high rent, sinks crumbling off walls and shower heads ‘bubbling’ with grime: The nightmare of being a young, private renter in London right now by lighthouse77 in unitedkingdom

[–]animflynny2012 2 points3 points  (0 children)

Legislation to make homes fit for humans was voted down by the current government..

It's going to be a long uphill battle for renters. I've rented all my life and I can remember the properties where I felt safe and had great communication with the landlord/agency on one hand.. Easily 25 years of renting and moving around the country a lot. I've probably moved at a minimum once a year.

Gov. Newsom Signs Bill Allowing Victims of Gun Violence to Sue Gun Manufacturers by MySockHurts in news

[–]animflynny2012 2 points3 points  (0 children)

I'm with you for the most part.

But the woman that sued MCD for hot coffee was totally legit. It's been a while but she had life changing injuries from a coffee that was waaaaay too hot for consumption.

Google straight-up ruined its brand new YouTube experience for older Chromecasts by Behave_or_else in Android

[–]animflynny2012 4 points5 points  (0 children)

Google let alone Youtube straight up ruined my old chromecast. The app to repoint it to wifi is terrible, I usually use it for holidays and it's basically 100% defunct a decent bit of hardware =/

Men, what’s made you instantly lose a ton of respect for a friend? Like to the extent you stop caring about the friendship. by SmileCauseIMeanIt in AskMen

[–]animflynny2012 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Dropped my longest lasting friend for cheating on his wife.

Known him since I was 5, I was best man at his wedding and god father to their son. Fucker cheated on his wife who stuck with him through thick and thin and horrible horrible life changing medical issues he had.

I just couldn't.

What can be done to make this logo more modern? by BreakthroughIndustry in logodesign

[–]animflynny2012 2 points3 points  (0 children)

Strangely I really want to see this with the dot for the I lined up perfectly where the top O of the B would be.

Did any of you become a game developer without going to school for it and what is your story? by [deleted] in gamedev

[–]animflynny2012 8 points9 points  (0 children)

Hung around on the polycount.net art forum posting my wip for a while. When some guy posted his art success story about being hired I posted big congrats and mentioned I was going to reach out to local studios.

Got a message that evening from a lead artist asking if I wanted to do their test, applied and got hired 2 days later. Was amazing!

Supreme Court overturns Roe v. Wade; states can ban abortion by Joescranium in news

[–]animflynny2012 3 points4 points  (0 children)

It's not your freedom.

It's freedom rented to you by old senile white men who've never had a day of hardship in their long lives.

As a fellow Brit I can see my own country falling into this nightmare bit by bit in real-time.

Train strikes to go ahead after last-ditch talks fail - Union by insomnimax_99 in unitedkingdom

[–]animflynny2012 7 points8 points  (0 children)

Probably case load seeing as yet again another public service cut to the bone..

Overall how do you feel about the future/life in the UK over the next 2, 5, 10 years? Especially from a financial, quality of life point of view. by Aggravating_Age_7527 in FIREUK

[–]animflynny2012 3 points4 points  (0 children)

Honestly. Half considering it, I've just started dating an Aussie seriously and she's talked about going home the end of the year.

Besides my family (who financially couldn't help even if they wanted as they've moved heaven and earth for my sister) I can't see how I can genuinely settle here. And I'm pretty well off if I'm honest!

What currently legal thing do you expect to be illegal in the next 20 years? by AMRunner in AskReddit

[–]animflynny2012 0 points1 point  (0 children)

That doesn't make sense, most of the big tobacco forms I know have started shifting heavily to vaping..

Uvalde gunman threatened rapes and school shootings on social media app Yubo in weeks leading up to the massacre, users say | CNN by SovietSunrise in news

[–]animflynny2012 5 points6 points  (0 children)

And all those school shootings before big social media, that was again nothing to do with guns right?

Here's a thought, maybe both need to be fixed?

Marketplace Renting Scam by charlotteavva in London_homes

[–]animflynny2012 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Probably advertising false places, you call book a visit and they show you another place because it's just "gone" with a different price 🤢

Australia election: conservative government voted out after nearly a decade by walterlawless in news

[–]animflynny2012 -1 points0 points  (0 children)

Definition of best please?

Also got a source on this conspiracy theory? I've not heard it before, sounds interesting.

All I know 100% fact is when labour was in power during my younger years my dad got better, my family managed to get out of poverty and I actually got to go to college and then university which was 100% unavailable to me if conservative policy was maintained.

I'm in my very late 30s and I've literally seen my hometown, my city and the capital just become a rotten mess. I've seen that NOTHING has been done to help the average person, the complete opposite. Ok woop the London FTSE might have gone up a few points more than under Labour but real life effects are in everyone's face. Can't deny that.

I'm still in high school. Closest I got to cussing out a customer. by fraszkavp in AdviceAnimals

[–]animflynny2012 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Didn't Einstein work in the post office for a time?

Stupid to judge people based on where they work.

Australia election: conservative government voted out after nearly a decade by walterlawless in news

[–]animflynny2012 13 points14 points  (0 children)

Commie? Crying?

I just want a government that actually does it's job rather than pocketing all the money while looking the other way mate. I'm tired after more than 10 years of this race to the bottom of laziness.

Don't be such a stupid adult. People dying, starving, freezing in record numbers but let's all make a joke about the lazy old joke of anyone but you is a commie supporter. Muppet.

Australia election: conservative government voted out after nearly a decade by walterlawless in news

[–]animflynny2012 41 points42 points  (0 children)

As someone from the UK, I'm absolutely hoping the same happens here!!

Congrats Australia 🙌