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PythonMagus
Croydon NSW
Old man with illusions of grandeur
Interests: War gaming, Arguing with Paul, Eating Cinese Food, Cooking, Programming computers
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Too easy. I think you told me already. The answer involves eBay, cherry pickers and spray painting.
Toggle Commented Sep 20, 2017 on Quiz at Remembering PRESTAGS
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Paul insisted that I buy "To end all wars", so I have does so. I have joined a game at the club and find myself as the western entente. For first choice - how to defeat Germany in 6 weeks. Striking due east is the obvious choice. Perhaps too obvious.... Continue reading
Posted Jun 30, 2017 at Remembering PRESTAGS
The whole world has gone mad. Note you are included in this world as am I. In a sane world there would be no Chump in the White House, no Putin in the Kremlin, no article 50 being triggered and no inaction on Climate Change. Welcome to the human race!
Your expired passport is inside or a remote to focus your enormous lens.
Toggle Commented Mar 23, 2017 on Found It! at Remembering PRESTAGS
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I have sent this to Paul twice in email, but given it is all about to be forgotten, I thought I would pop it up here for future reference. Turn 1 You will be asked twice for a password. It can be anything. Create 6 units by clicking Assign each... Continue reading
Posted Mar 22, 2017 at Remembering PRESTAGS
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With the end of summer, we can finally start to enjoy comfort food again: chilli in Tacos is up there with one of my favourites. Food you can play with, use your fingers and just tuck in. All you need with it is one of those real Westerns where the... Continue reading
Posted Mar 21, 2017 at Remembering PRESTAGS
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Who wants to go to New Zealand? Continue reading
Posted Mar 13, 2017 at Remembering PRESTAGS
They are in my fridge. Still a staple for Jordan and me. Pity I can't include a photo in a reply.
Sorry about that chief. Late night out and I come home to a triped and a quadriped with tears in their eyes saying you never walk uss or feed us or scratch us on the tummy anymore. So after all that I tend to lie down!
Set the camera to 400 frames a second and poke the poor arthropod with a stick.
Mid air shot?
My compass tells me a strong angry wind is blowing across the plan t and the poor will suffer greviously
Toggle Commented Feb 13, 2017 on Almost human ... at Remembering PRESTAGS
They certainly have picked up the prevailing human trend. All 3 are leaning to the right!
Toggle Commented Feb 12, 2017 on Almost human ... at Remembering PRESTAGS
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I noticed this morning that Thygo has romped into second place with some super arthropod blogs/photo shoots and a commitment to keep Paul and Python from dwelling on overseas politics Well done! I would like to see some critique of Advanced Tactics Gold in the next few days. Can we... Continue reading
Posted Feb 11, 2017 at Remembering PRESTAGS
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Here is a fun game that I have played on and off for years (it must be over 10 years old). Basically, you start as Rome in the fifth century, with awesome armies, a big empire... and then the horde arrives These are Vandals, but there are also Franks, Lombards,... Continue reading
Posted Feb 10, 2017 at Remembering PRESTAGS
At least he got breakfast!
Toggle Commented Feb 11, 2017 on Orb Spider at Remembering PRESTAGS
A very polite looking elderly gentleman. Well done for such a long search, but if your mates don't send you turns, I guess you have the time. Dogs are a lot of work, but at least you get to experience joy vicariously when you come home.
Toggle Commented Feb 8, 2017 on An unexpected visitor at Remembering PRESTAGS
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The PBEM club I joined (to learn Alea Jacta Est so I could train the readers of this blog as agreed at the last Boys Weekend) are about to give up on Wars of Napoleon (covered in earlier blogs, and featured in my right column image that never changes). While... Continue reading
Posted Feb 4, 2017 at Remembering PRESTAGS
Where's the smashed avocado?
Toggle Commented Feb 5, 2017 on Saturday Breakfast at Remembering PRESTAGS
Nice attention to detail.
Toggle Commented Feb 5, 2017 on Dawn Light at Remembering PRESTAGS
Have you tried it with the Civil War wargame map? That had lots of colours and the counters were cool too!
Toggle Commented Jan 29, 2017 on Australia Day Nikon Testing at Remembering PRESTAGS
BTW, I thought you hated Cheesels...
Toggle Commented Jan 28, 2017 on Happy Chinese New Year at Remembering PRESTAGS
Are you going to buy any GMT games this year?
Happy Chinese New Year to you too!
Toggle Commented Jan 28, 2017 on Happy Chinese New Year at Remembering PRESTAGS