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by RetroBob
Fri Jul 09, 2010 3:10 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: seen my friend on tv,wanted for murder
Replies: 178
Views: 3801

Re: seen my friend on tv,wanted for murder

Looks like the noose is tightening according to the incredibly tedious BBC news coverage
by RetroBob
Fri Jul 09, 2010 11:33 am
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Sega Master System 2 Won't read cartridges anymore
Replies: 11
Views: 1087

Re: Sega Master System 2 Won't read cartridges anymore

Yes use something to clean them (personally I use Mr Muscle Window Cleaner) - there are lots of demonstration videos on You Tube, I suggest you look there. Don't blow on the carts either - contrary to decades of common practice, moisture will only contribute to the problem which is oxidation of the ...
by RetroBob
Thu Jul 08, 2010 6:05 am
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: Mark Thomas vs McDonalds
Replies: 15
Views: 1025

Re: Mark Thomas vs McDonalds

Hilarious stuff! Winding up some bloke who manages a McDonald's franchise, that's really sticking it to 'em. I'm sure that manager is entirely responsible for the 'evils' that McDonald's commit, it was brave of Thomas to take him on man to man with only a camera crew and other actors to back him up...
by RetroBob
Thu Jul 08, 2010 2:59 am
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: Mark Thomas vs McDonalds
Replies: 15
Views: 1025

Re: Mark Thomas vs McDonalds

That's not funny though, that's just being a censored!
by RetroBob
Wed Jul 07, 2010 5:25 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: seen my friend on tv,wanted for murder
Replies: 178
Views: 3801

Re: seen my friend on tv,wanted for murder

The Master wrote:About this bloke: I don't get all the "suspected" and "alleged" language still being used on the news. The guy was seen doing it, he's admitted doing it, surely there's no need to beat about the bush?
Lawyers can be censored.
by RetroBob
Wed Jul 07, 2010 4:45 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: Removing biro pen from retro console boxs
Replies: 8
Views: 365

Re: Removing biro pen from retro console boxs

I don't know about biro, but I just used Mr Muscle Window cleaner to get rid of permanent marker (someone had scribbled over a barcode on a Mega Drive box).
by RetroBob
Wed Jul 07, 2010 6:31 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What has happened to eBay?
Replies: 45
Views: 1173

Re: What has happened to eBay?

I think it's fine - if the buyer doesn't pay just relist the item, notify eBay about no paying bidder.
by RetroBob
Wed Jul 07, 2010 2:38 am
Forum: Retro Everything Else
Topic: Mark Thomas vs McDonalds
Replies: 15
Views: 1025

Re: Mark Thomas vs McDonalds

What an absolute tool.
by RetroBob
Tue Jul 06, 2010 4:44 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: most ridiculous MEGA RARE on ebay?
Replies: 2304
Views: 84275

Re: most ridiculous MEGA RARE on ebay?

I remember an auction a few years ago there there was an obvious cumstain in clear view on the photo and rather than take another, he just put a white box over it so it was still obviously that there was something there!
by RetroBob
Tue Jul 06, 2010 3:45 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: UPDATE: things are looking up!
Replies: 43
Views: 852

Re: Well, looks like I'll be gone for a while

My god - my thoughts are with you and your family.
by RetroBob
Tue Jul 06, 2010 3:44 pm
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: most ridiculous MEGA RARE on ebay?
Replies: 2304
Views: 84275

Re: most ridiculous MEGA RARE on ebay?

Winner did pretty good, around £1 per game, certain to make that back selling individually.
by RetroBob
Tue Jul 06, 2010 7:09 am
Forum: Retro Games
Topic: What has happened to eBay?
Replies: 45
Views: 1173

Re: What has happened to eBay?

There's loads of great search commands, I use them on my saved searches. Think you can find a link to the them in the advanced search section.
by RetroBob
Mon Jul 05, 2010 3:48 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Some Sega Saturn games for sale
Replies: 2
Views: 154

Re: Some Sega Saturn games for sale

Sweet, just getting into Saturn.

edit: eww BINs, where's the fun in that :wink:
by RetroBob
Sun Jul 04, 2010 6:04 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: Another free to enter competition :)
Replies: 214
Views: 2161

Re: Another free to enter competition :)

1200
by RetroBob
Sun Jul 04, 2010 1:13 pm
Forum: Off Topic
Topic: BP Oil leak
Replies: 33
Views: 498

Re: BP Oil leak

censored me.