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by jdaw1
01:51 Sun 23 Sep 2007
Forum: Meaningless Drivel
Topic: Apostrophe crimes
Replies: 2051
Views: 259723

Conky’s missing apostrophe

[url=http://www.theportforum.com/viewtopic.php?p=3339#3339]Here[/url] Conky wrote:Julian, your not a Financial Advisor, over in the States, are you?
This might be more serious than a mere apostrophe crime.
by jdaw1
01:49 Sun 23 Sep 2007
Forum: Meaningless Drivel
Topic: Apostrophe crimes
Replies: 2051
Views: 259723

Conky’s missing apostrophes

In [url=http://www.theportforum.com/viewtopic.php?p=3168#3168]the same post[/url] Conky wrote:I dont think I've ever had an older one, so it'll be of interest, even if its like dishwater!
by jdaw1
01:46 Sun 23 Sep 2007
Forum: Meaningless Drivel
Topic: Apostrophe crimes
Replies: 2051
Views: 259723

Conky’s apostrophe crimes

[url=http://www.theportforum.com/viewtopic.php?p=3109#3109]Here[/url] Conky wrote:and cant argue it'll look great in photo's and adds to the sense of occassion.
by jdaw1
01:41 Sun 23 Sep 2007
Forum: Meaningless Drivel
Topic: Apostrophe crimes
Replies: 2051
Views: 259723

Conky’s missing apostrophe

by jdaw1
01:39 Sun 23 Sep 2007
Forum: Meaningless Drivel
Topic: Apostrophe crimes
Replies: 2051
Views: 259723

Conky’s missing apostrophe

by jdaw1
01:38 Sun 23 Sep 2007
Forum: Meaningless Drivel
Topic: Apostrophe crimes
Replies: 2051
Views: 259723

Conky’s missing apostrophe

by jdaw1
01:36 Sun 23 Sep 2007
Forum: Meaningless Drivel
Topic: Apostrophe crimes
Replies: 2051
Views: 259723

Conky’s missing apostrophe

[url=http://www.theportforum.com/viewtopic.php?p=3034#3034]Here[/url] Conky wrote:I was actually thinking it had been a bit quiet for the last week or so, but thats a difficult arguement to expand,
by jdaw1
01:33 Sun 23 Sep 2007
Forum: Site Stuff
Topic: Time for a TN sort?
Replies: 417
Views: 79203

I have asked admin for the data for another sort.

I have asked admin for the data for another sort.
by jdaw1
01:31 Sun 23 Sep 2007
Forum: Meaningless Drivel
Topic: Apostrophe crimes
Replies: 2051
Views: 259723

Conky’s extra apostrophe

OK, since Conky is chipping in to the apostrophe thread, let’s see if I can find anything in his posts. Oh look… :arrow:
by jdaw1
21:32 Sat 22 Sep 2007
Forum: Meaningless Drivel
Topic: The Mysterious Case of the Missing Apostrophe Man!
Replies: 24
Views: 2808

Luc wrote:Is It any wonder that … game … has never found Its way to the Americas
by jdaw1
20:24 Sat 22 Sep 2007
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Suspected Geordie aboard
Replies: 12
Views: 3290

Julian's Love Child

If your stereo-typing, at least use the 's' rather than 'c' in Scouser! Oh My God...I'm Julian's Love Child! Correct apostrophes. Correct number of dots in the ellipsis. Oh no, you’re giving the game away. People might guess. (Though omitting the space after the ellipsis (which should have been a s...
by jdaw1
20:21 Sat 22 Sep 2007
Forum: Meaningless Drivel
Topic: Apostrophe crimes
Replies: 2051
Views: 259723

ajfeather’s missing apostrophe

by jdaw1
20:19 Sat 22 Sep 2007
Forum: Meaningless Drivel
Topic: Apostrophe crimes
Replies: 2051
Views: 259723

Sideways: squashing wasp's in August

[url=http://www.theportforum.com/viewtopic.php?p=3365#3365]Here[/url] Sideways wrote:As English as squashing wasp's in August. Lovely.
by jdaw1
18:01 Sat 22 Sep 2007
Forum: Meaningless Drivel
Topic: Apostrophe crimes
Replies: 2051
Views: 259723

the m-dash (“—†)

Derek T. wrote:You're back - fantastic - the punctuation on this website is decending into chaos
Presumably your non-use of the m-dash (“—†) was merely to test me. As was the absence of a terminating full stop.
by jdaw1
16:16 Sat 22 Sep 2007
Forum: Meaningless Drivel
Topic: Apostrophe crimes
Replies: 2051
Views: 259723

AHB’s missing apostrophe

[url=http://www.theportforum.com/viewtopic.php?p=4377#4377]Here[/url] AHB wrote:However, its worth opening one of them to find out.
by jdaw1
16:14 Sat 22 Sep 2007
Forum: Organising Tastings and Get-togethers
Topic: Offline #5
Replies: 16
Views: 3808

1908 tasting?

My next visit to the UK is currently scheduled to be from the last weekend of January to the first weekend of February (when Uncle Tom is in Thailand). And my only remaining pre-WW1 port is a Taylor 1912.
by jdaw1
16:10 Sat 22 Sep 2007
Forum: Meaningless Drivel
Topic: Apostrophe crimes
Replies: 2051
Views: 259723

Uncle Tom’s extra apostrophe

[url=http://www.theportforum.com/viewtopic.php?p=4292#4292]Here[/url] uncle tom wrote:wine's biggest asset is it's superb bouquet, and lingering finish.
by jdaw1
16:09 Sat 22 Sep 2007
Forum: Port Tasting Notes
Topic: NV Niepoort Dry White
Replies: 2
Views: 1650

The “petrol† doesn’t really appeal.

The “petrol† doesn’t really appeal.
by jdaw1
16:04 Sat 22 Sep 2007
Forum: Meaningless Drivel
Topic: Apostrophe crimes
Replies: 2051
Views: 259723

Derek T.’s extra apostrophe

[url=http://www.theportforum.com/viewtopic.php?p=4353#4353]Here[/url] Derek T. wrote:I am extremely surprised at how little is sold in Brazil given it's historic links to Portugal.
by jdaw1
16:02 Sat 22 Sep 2007
Forum: Meaningless Drivel
Topic: Apostrophe crimes
Replies: 2051
Views: 259723

ADV’s extra apostrophe

by jdaw1
12:47 Sat 22 Sep 2007
Forum: Site Stuff
Topic: Favourites icon
Replies: 61
Views: 12869

Favicon: It’s gone. Where?

It’s gone. Where?
by jdaw1
00:44 Sat 22 Sep 2007
Forum: Meaningless Drivel
Topic: The Mysterious Case of the Missing Apostrophe Man!
Replies: 24
Views: 2808

Tiddlywinks

Some helpful sites:
Derek T. wrote:Don't worry, it's perfectly innocent, even though it is only played seriously by Cambridge, Oxford and Eton Graduates 88)
Not so much Eton as MIT.
by jdaw1
00:19 Sat 22 Sep 2007
Forum: Meaningless Drivel
Topic: The Mysterious Case of the Missing Apostrophe Man!
Replies: 24
Views: 2808

near Boston

I was near Boston, on holiday with some fine folk from the Cambridge University Tiddlywinks Club.