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Lychee MP3 Player 70 Hours Music Playback MP3 Lossless Sound Entry Hi-Fi 8GB Music MP4 Player (Supports up to 64GB)
Lychee MP3 Player 70 Hours Music Playback MP3 Lossless Sound Entry Hi-Fi 8GB Music MP4 Player (Supports up to 64GB)
Offered by Lycheer
Price: £20.99

2.0 out of 5 stars It worked fine but lasted only 2 months, 21 May 2016
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It worked fine but lasted only 2 months. Sound quality is good but the charging cable input, which always seemed a bit flimsy, finally gave up today - I now have no way of charging it and no way of accessing the material on it!


Tetsubin Japanese style Cast Iron black hobnail teapot kettle 1.2L
Tetsubin Japanese style Cast Iron black hobnail teapot kettle 1.2L
Offered by Gifts Of The Orient Ltd
Price: £39.99

1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars, 6 April 2015
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Very nice teapot/kettle to sit on top of the cast iron stove. Everybody admires it. Makes lovely .


Solid Oak Lacquered Ramp Flooring Profile, Threshold/Cover Strip, Door Bar, Suitable for 18mm Floors
Solid Oak Lacquered Ramp Flooring Profile, Threshold/Cover Strip, Door Bar, Suitable for 18mm Floors
Offered by Weatherbar Sills
Price: £9.99

4.0 out of 5 stars Four Stars, 6 April 2015
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Did the job - looks good


Visionary 10x50 Classic Binoculars
Visionary 10x50 Classic Binoculars

1 of 3 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars Poor Quality, 6 April 2015
Bought as a gift - I used four times before they went out of alignment. They were not dropped or knocked, and were probably only out of the case for less than an hour in total.


The Real Cost of Fracking: How America's Shale Gas Boom Is Threatening Our Families, Pets, and Food
The Real Cost of Fracking: How America's Shale Gas Boom Is Threatening Our Families, Pets, and Food
by Michelle Bamberger
Edition: Hardcover
Price: £23.99

3 of 4 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars I thought it was an excellent read. P, 3 Nov. 2014
I thought it was an excellent read. P. Younger criticises the book for not dealing with the EU but I thing the clue is in the title - it concerns fracking in America.

Younger can argue as much as he likes but the fact is that fracking HAS affected water supplies, animals and people in the USA. The evidence is becoming overwhelming. Of course he can argue that it is only anecdotal - and the same argument was used by the scientists who argued in favour of thalidomide or the tobacco industry. The individual incidents concerning deformed babies were also passed off as "anecdotal" in the early stages, before the link was established.

We are assured that things would be much better in the UK - but the same arguments were used by the fracking companies in the USA. Of course UK firms would never indulge in such sloppy American practice, would they? The fracking firms in the USA have ridden roughshod over the law, and we have no need to believe that they would do otherwise here - the law didn't stop bankers following their American colleagues, did it?

As Richard Branson would confirm, just because a scientist tells you something is safe doesn't mean that it is.

If fracking is so safe, why did the UK government see the need to 'redact' portions of the recent report, and why have France and Germany chosen not to take advantage of this safe resource?

I am not saying that the book is perfect; it is difficult to obtain a comprehensive picture across US states, and the victims who have settled with the fracking companies are usually subject to gagging injunctions. However, it is a good start to the debate, and it is only by recording and cataloging things which happen in the USA and Australia that we can assess the risks that communities face.

Personally I do not want hazardous chemicals left under my land, and I do not want a methane cloud the size of Northumbria over any part of the UK.


Covering Criminal Courts: A Survival Guide
Covering Criminal Courts: A Survival Guide
Price: £3.54

2.0 out of 5 stars Very Brief, 16 Oct. 2011
I make it a little over 20 pages on my Kindle for PC.
It is brief and lacking in detail - you won't be throwing away your McNae's for this!


Inside Job [DVD] [2011]
Inside Job [DVD] [2011]
Dvd ~ Matt Damon
Price: £3.00

15 of 18 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Is JB Missing the Point?, 26 Feb. 2011
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I thought it was excellent, and JB is largely missing the point. If you offer people cheap money they will take it. The logical conclusion from his argument is that the heroin dealer is less blameworthy because of the addicts who demand the product from him. The fact is that, like heroin addicts, millions were placed into (self inflicted) misery by the activities of the dealers - the only difference is that the activities of the bankers were legal and have subsequently received unprecedented state support (much of which has been syphoned off for bonuses). Now it could be argued that the bankers' activities were legal, whereas those of the drug dealers are not - but again that is precisely the point. Should those activities be legal, and should the banking industry be largely subject to self regulation? Perhaps we should should have self regulation for drug dealing?

If the defence of the bankers is that they were merely satisfying a demand, that really does place them in the same league as the drug dealers - they simply did not care about the misery which was bound to afflict those who were eager for their product. The only difference is that when a drug dealer loses money he has to stand the loss himself - he does not expect a state bailout!
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