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    Quote Originally Posted by MI5_Dog View Post
    I've been trying to find a way to purchase music legitimately that doesn't involve me having to pay someone $12 a month just for the 'right' to spend my money.

    Did I mention how much I hate subscription services?
    Don't get me started on e-books.
    Not a fan of Netflix?

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    Quote Originally Posted by SinBin View Post
    Pandora shutting down in Australia

    Puts on tinfoil hat to shield from Spotify and Apple lovers..
    I thought you were talking about the jewellery chain. Thank god you weren't

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    You're safe.

    I may have opened up a Pandora's box on all things streaming though..

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    Quote Originally Posted by jargan83 View Post
    Not a fan of Netflix?
    Netflix is a different financial model.
    I pay them to rent not own.
    However if I want to purchase a movie I go to JB HIFI or where ever.

    If I want to buy an audio book however, I have to pay amazon $12 a month to just walk in the store to purchase that audio book.
    Same if I want to buy a digital copy of a single song. $12 a month to walk in the store to buy a $0.99 song.
    and no I don't want the whole freaking album.

    I'm not paying for the 'privilege' of being allowed to shop in your store.

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    I get all my books from. Bookbub. They send you their daily specials. I've found some great new authors.. ps read how they work!

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    Kurtley Beale's girlfriend Maddi Blomberg caught up in the latest AFL scandal, apparently having an affair with Lethlean. Go figure?

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    Quote Originally Posted by valzc View Post
    Kurtley Beale's girlfriend Maddi Blomberg caught up in the latest AFL scandal, apparently having an affair with Lethlean. Go figure?
    No wonder he is coming home

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    Quote Originally Posted by valzc View Post
    Kurtley Beale's girlfriend Maddi Blomberg caught up in the latest AFL scandal, apparently having an affair with Lethlean. Go figure?
    Karma?

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    Wtf does that situation have to do with Beale?

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    Quote Originally Posted by jargan83 View Post
    Wtf does that situation have to do with Beale?
    Well his name was mentioned in the article. So TWF may as well crucify him another time? Looks like that's the level we're collectively at now.

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    I'd much prefer to crucify him for being overpriced, fragile and wasteful personally, but he's a tahs, so I just use that as shorthand.

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    C'mon the

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    This from Payten Panda ...............
    "TIMES are understandably glum at ARU headquarters these days, so Michael Cheika decided to lift the spirits of staff members with a surprise bonding exercise last week.
    We’re told the national coach called every employee into a meeting room, poured them a glass of sparkling wine and then had them write life questions they wanted answered on a board, and anonymous colleagues would respond.
    It seems to have worked, with the mood noticeably lighter and happier afterwards, according to insiders."

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    I have a new assistant started Monday - and he just tried to throw me under a bus with the Dealer Principal. He does not know who he's dealing with....

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    Quote Originally Posted by hertryk View Post
    I have a new assistant started Monday - and he just tried to throw me under a bus with the Dealer Principal. He does not know who he's dealing with....
    Haha! Had someone try that with me at work a couple of months ago, and it massively backfired on them!! LOL! Sometimes there is a God.

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    Quote Originally Posted by hertryk View Post
    I have a new assistant started Monday - and he just tried to throw me under a bus with the Dealer Principal. He does not know who he's dealing with....
    I know what I'd do.
    Until that probation period is up they're only entitled to an hour's notice of termination.
    Unemployment in Perth is such that an assistant won't be hard to replace

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