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BoddBan® 4GB Spy Camera Button Voice / Video Recorder - Audio & Video Camera High Definition Spy Button Hidden Camera Mini DV Camcorder - Black colour & fits any Cloth or Shirt
BoddBan® 4GB Spy Camera Button Voice / Video Recorder - Audio & Video Camera High Definition Spy Button Hidden Camera Mini DV Camcorder - Black colour & fits any Cloth or Shirt
Offered by BDB-Accessories
Price: £14.99


Streetwize SWFPHP3 High Pressure Large Twin Piston Foot Pump
Streetwize SWFPHP3 High Pressure Large Twin Piston Foot Pump
Offered by Gear4yourcar Limited
Price: £16.49

4.0 out of 5 stars Most footpumps are poor quality and don't last long, 20 Aug 2014
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Most footpumps are poor quality and don't last long. This is the best I've managed to find and it's proved adequate.


VonShef - 0.5 Litre Whipped Cream Dispenser in Red with Extra Nozzles and Cleaning Brush with FREE Charger
VonShef - 0.5 Litre Whipped Cream Dispenser in Red with Extra Nozzles and Cleaning Brush with FREE Charger
Offered by Designer Habitat
Price: £29.99

5.0 out of 5 stars it is a joy just to hold, 20 Aug 2014
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The item is so well made, it is a joy just to hold. Now I can drink mocha all day long!


Vertical Case for Samsung Galaxy SIII (i9305) S3 LTE 4G / Genuine Leather Case / Cover / Quality Slip Pouch / Soft Phone Bag / *with Belt Loop* (Premium Quality)
Vertical Case for Samsung Galaxy SIII (i9305) S3 LTE 4G / Genuine Leather Case / Cover / Quality Slip Pouch / Soft Phone Bag / *with Belt Loop* (Premium Quality)
Offered by Trendcell Germany/packages fully insured
Price: £11.90

4.0 out of 5 stars Quality good alround. The belt hook is a simple look, 20 Aug 2014
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Used this for a Nokia Lumia. Fits perfectedly. Quality good alround. The belt hook is a simple look, which is the best design IMHO.


Free Standing Punch Dummy Boxing Bag Man Martial Arts Slam Man BD9001-R01
Free Standing Punch Dummy Boxing Bag Man Martial Arts Slam Man BD9001-R01
Offered by Veelar
Price: £219.99

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Serious design flaws with this, 15 Aug 2014
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Have used for a month or so now but will need to purchase something else. There are two major faults with this...

1. There is a steel bar which runs up thru the body into the head. Unfortunately, there is very little foam between the face/chin area and the steel behind it. This is what I'm aiming for and I am effectively puching steel -- my hands are badly bruised (of course I'm using gloves). I think this is a major design fault and makes this dangerous.

2. At the base there is an adjustable steel post, and a single bolt is used to attach it to the rubber base. Unfortunately, as soon as a I started using this, the bolt started tearing thru the rubber. I had to order some extra large washers which cured the problem and stopped it getting worse. However, being poorly secured, the body leans heavily to one side (usually forward or backward). Occasionally I unbolt it and turn it round. The steel post is not shown in the picture, and it's omission makes the assembly look sturdier than it really is.

I can't recommend this apart from light occassional use. It's not up to the task.

UPDATE: The seller states that the problem with the lack of cushioning foam in the head is a manufacturing fault and a one-off. I received a refund without problem.
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JVC Sporty Ear Clip Headphones - Orange
JVC Sporty Ear Clip Headphones - Orange
Offered by Picsio
Price: £6.79

3.0 out of 5 stars Cable too short, 2 Feb 2014
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Brilliant, but the cable is about 10cm too short. Too short to reach from laptop and have the freedom to move. Doesn't quite reach from my head, inside my teeshirt (which is how I often wear it), and out into my pocket.

Construction otherwise good.


Streetwize SWHPG Hand Pump with Gauge
Streetwize SWHPG Hand Pump with Gauge
Offered by Nightingale Nursing Supplies
Price: £10.49

1.0 out of 5 stars Broken. Useless. Unfit for purpose., 2 Feb 2014
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Bought it to inflate motorcycle tyre. It worked only once before air came hissing out of it. Took it apart and seal was totally shot inside. Unfit for purpose IMHO.


Granovita Nut Luncheon 420 g (Pack of 6)
Granovita Nut Luncheon 420 g (Pack of 6)
Price: £11.94

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
2.0 out of 5 stars Hoping for something similar to nut roast. This isn't it., 2 Feb 2014
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It's a kind of bland white solid, just like soya. It's basically shredded nuts with water, but more water than nuts. Tasteless. Don't know what to do with it.


8GB Transcend MP300 Digital Music Player (Black)
8GB Transcend MP300 Digital Music Player (Black)
Offered by MemoryC
Price: £21.75

4 of 4 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Wonderfully minimalist, but shame they didn't have the courage to leave off silly design on the front., 2 Feb 2014
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Love this thing. Simple. Wonderfully minimalist. There is no LCD screen -- you absolutely do not need one. Battery last forever. Use it for running. It gets wet and sweaty, but keeps working.

Two minor criticisms

- No built in USB plug - you have to use a cable. However, it does mean the unit is smaller than it would be otherwise.

- Why oh why oh why did they put those silly circles on the front? They should have had the courage to leave it blank! Black is beautiful!
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The Way Men Heal
The Way Men Heal
Price: £3.20

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars A succinct book providing an alternative perspective on grief, 4 Jan 2014
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This review is from: The Way Men Heal (Kindle Edition)
If you're looking for a weighty tome, The Way Men Heal isn't it. At 54 pages, it's a quick read as books go. However, this does not mean that Golden doesn't have a lot to say -- far from it. He has, in fact, done a superb job at distilling down his ideas and communicates them succinctly without the need to repeat himself. It's quite an elegant work really, and a delight to read.

Golden begins by introducing the masculine side of healing which involves "action", and describes how this differs from the feminine mode which involves "talking" or openly expressing grief. While men generally tend to use the masculine mode when dealing with pain, Golden is keen to stress that people cannot simply be pigeon-holed according to their sex -- both men and women can use both modes. However, as Golden explains, much of psychiatry is based around "talking about emotions" and, in effect, focuses solely on the feminine mode of healing while ignoring the masculine mode.

Golden goes on to discuss the reasons behind this difference, including how men's suffering is invisible and taboo in our culture, and how they can often face prejudice in their grief. If you can't picture how this can be so, he gives the following example:

"Imagine you are being seated in your favourite restaurant. As you are walking toward your table you see a woman at a corner table crying with her head in her hands. What is your first reaction? I have asked this question to thousands of people in the workshops I give. The most frequent response is "She's upset," "Poor dear," "She needs support." Think of what your own response was. Think too of your raw gut reaction to seeing this woman crying. Now erase that image start a new image. You are walking in the same restaurant and as you are seated you see a man at the same corner table who is crying. What is your first reaction? Most people respond that they are very leery of him: "There's something wrong with that man," "He must be drunk" or other phrases conveying the sense that this man needs to be avoided."

Golden describes how, instead, men deal with their pain privately -- usually by doing something rather than by open expression. Typically, this will take the form of practical or creative action, such making a pilgrimage of some kind, dedicating a memorial or a piece of work, or simply listening to music which holds some special meaning. In the final chapters, he discusses how best to help men deal with their pain and provides suggestions for therapists.

In my view, The Way Men Heal is an important work because it is one of the very few texts which discusses how the male half of the human race typically handle their emotions. It underscores the fact that men are human beings with human emotions, and simply because society not allow men to display their emotions in the same way as women, it cannot be assumed that men don't feel pain or are in anyway less human. If nothing else, it provides practical guidance on how to help a male friend deal with his emotional pain and an insight to what he is feeling.


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