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News Government abandons porn-gate age verification scheme

Discussion in 'Article Discussion' started by bit-tech, 17 Oct 2019.

  1. bit-tech

    bit-tech Supreme Overlord Staff Administrator

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  2. GeorgeK

    GeorgeK Swinging the banhammer Super Moderator

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    I have to admit I had to google 'onanist' and am very pleased today to have learned a new word for ****** - much appreciated Mr Halfacree
     
  3. Mr_Mistoffelees

    Mr_Mistoffelees The Lunatic on the Grass.

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    The new way to show you have a superior vocabulary; by calling someone an onanist instead of a w@nker.:grin:
     
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  4. Corky42

    Corky42 Where's walle?

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    Good day to let that news slip out. Then again any day is a good day to let controversial news out these day, the main stream media seem to mainly focus on that other thing.
     
  5. Cheapskate

    Cheapskate Insane? or just stupid?

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    No one wanted to be head of the peepee tax bureau.
     
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  6. wolfticket

    wolfticket Downwind from the bloodhounds

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    Such a waste of time and money when basically everyone who knew anything about the practicalities of making it a reality said it was a ridiculous concept about 5 minutes after it was first announced.
     
  7. Chicken76

    Chicken76 Active Member

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    'to the joy' maybe?
     
  8. Gareth Halfacree

    Gareth Halfacree WIIGII! Staff Administrator Super Moderator Moderator

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    Indeed, I'll go fix,ta! Maybe I'll have both hands on the keyboard this time...
     
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  9. The_Crapman

    The_Crapman Don't phone it's just for fun.

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    I wonder if we could find out how much money was wasted on it? Although it gave their mates a cushsy job for a couple of years where porn at work was encouraged.
     
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