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You are digging a deeper and deeper hole MNHQ

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amillionyears Tue 22-Jan-13 11:00:07

Isabeller Tue 29-Jan-13 22:07:19

Rats, I was enjoying reading this thread till about page six and now I really want to eat some cake but I have sworn off sugar so I have to stop having fun and do some coughing (also have yukky cold but it is going away now thank goodness)

MammaTJ Mon 28-Jan-13 02:02:34

Even if it makes us at MNHQ look like twits

This is one of the reasons I love MN!!

SandyMumsnet (MNHQ) Thu 24-Jan-13 12:56:45

Sorry to hear about the coughs and colds <passes tissues> no, wait <hot mug of gin and lemon>

TrampyPants Tue 22-Jan-13 18:15:31

And have pmed you mintyy grin

TrampyPants Tue 22-Jan-13 18:14:59

Mary, dh is just getting over it, he has been unbearable. I am shit with colds because of my ribs, but he was much iller than me and my dislodging ribcage...

TrampyPants Tue 22-Jan-13 18:13:19

Biwi, at zero for me too.

FlouncingMintyy Tue 22-Jan-13 18:12:34

No, I am in a permanent state of flouncing. I might flounce at the drop of hat wink. Sorry you are poorly chuck.

Maryz Tue 22-Jan-13 18:10:36

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BIWI Tue 22-Jan-13 18:10:04

Facebook thingy top right of thread. So far, no-one seems to have clicked it, which is amazing.

FlouncingMintyy Tue 22-Jan-13 18:05:59

And has that little thing gone which tells you how many times a thread has been liked on Facebook? I can't see it anywhere but can't imagine this isn't being discussed over there somewhere.

FlouncingMintyy Tue 22-Jan-13 18:04:46

Who are you Trampy? Can you drop me a pm?

TrampyPants Tue 22-Jan-13 18:03:08

Mary sad I've had it too, lasted a bloody fortnight! Hope you feel better soon, lovey.

SirSugar Tue 22-Jan-13 17:59:37

Has Godwins law been used yet?

Maryz Tue 22-Jan-13 17:53:02

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Jux Tue 22-Jan-13 17:50:27

Can MNHQ reinstate threads? I would love to see King Tut back too.

I really enjoyed Greensleeves' thread, it was hilarious. DD is currently chortling her way through it instead of doing something useful 'cos I'm a shit mum.

I tend to feel that it's "Buyer beware" on the internet, even here, and always have a pciture in my mind's eye of Dave the Hairy Handed Trucker (who yesterday burnt cakes beneath a birdless sky).

By the way, aren't penguins birds?

TrampyPants Tue 22-Jan-13 17:50:12

Slight diversion: how are you mary, I've not seen you for eons!

Maryz Tue 22-Jan-13 17:45:57

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TrampyPants Tue 22-Jan-13 17:42:29

<Flicks ink pellet at maryz>

Maryz Tue 22-Jan-13 17:39:26

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All this over the cake and lack of birds thread?!

I thought it was funny and wasn't offensive. Wish I had that sort of imagination grin

champagnesupernova Tue 22-Jan-13 17:36:42

Crikey. I have been away from MN for a bit and come back to see this.
I always miss the bunfights
For those who seem to be having problems with any changes
this might help

KatieScarlett2833 Tue 22-Jan-13 17:25:21

That's how it read to me. And probably to OP too. Disingenuous on here, as you know, has a rather iffy context.
However, thanks for the clarification .

FloatyBeatie Tue 22-Jan-13 17:20:01

I thought it was a splendidly generous apology. I wish I had the nerve to say sorry more. It sometimes feels a v scary thing to do, a bit like draping yourself with meat in a lion enclosure.

Hullygully Tue 22-Jan-13 17:17:35

Get yer ed in that oven, Helen

HelenMumsnet (MNHQ) Tue 22-Jan-13 17:15:28


"Disingenuous" MNHQ?

That's just rude. A non confession of culpability)

(Team Millions on that issue)

Well, it certainly wasn't meant to be rude.

Disingenuous means "not candid". Which was exactly what I was culpable of being. And what I apologised for.

I quoted our Talk Guidelines about trolls, without disclosing that they had been very slightly tweaked last night.

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