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by msmedusa
Mon Jan 18, 2010 3:10 pm
Forum: Announcements
Topic: E-sangha news
Replies: 103
Views: 21838

Re: E-sangha news

Yes... it's quite possible though that with all the headaches the online world has given him of late (e.g. the hacking of E-Sangha, Jundo Cohen's threats of legal action, the inundation of Buddhist Community by trolls, persistent criticism of E-Sangha and its administration), he might instead choos...
by msmedusa
Wed Nov 18, 2009 12:21 am
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: What would you do in these 2 scenarios.
Replies: 11
Views: 2254

Re: What would you do in these 2 scenarios.

If my best friends spouse was having an affair I would tell her about it . The betrayal she felt would only be compounded if I too, had lied to her. If she didnt know then she may have no idea that a problem existed in her relationship. If she knew then she would have an opportunity to confront her ...
by msmedusa
Tue Nov 17, 2009 1:01 am
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: Do you celebrate Christmas?
Replies: 29
Views: 3489

Re: Do you celebrate Christmas?

I celebrate Christmas with my family too. I have always loved it and am the biggest kid on Christmas morning! :jumping:

Ours too is a non-Christian affair. Mostly its about family, laughter,and counting blessings.
by msmedusa
Mon Nov 16, 2009 1:01 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Hello from Newcastle, England
Replies: 8
Views: 1111

Re: Hello from Newcastle, England

Hi there :smile:

Hello from Medusa in not so sunny Milton Keynes. :thinking:
by msmedusa
Mon Nov 09, 2009 3:26 pm
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: Google Wave Invites part II
Replies: 19
Views: 2839

Re: Google Wave Invites part II

I would like an invite too please :smile:
by msmedusa
Sat Nov 07, 2009 8:55 pm
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: Do you smoke?
Replies: 68
Views: 7465

Re: Do you smoke?

You may not be able to smoke if you get tongue cancer.... :o I smoked from 15-33. (I think) With interruptions. there is a risk of that. an acceptable one to me at my level of use. its pretty safe at 3 bowls a day or less, statistically anyway, however, i try not to run with my pipe in my mouth. My...
by msmedusa
Wed Nov 04, 2009 9:38 pm
Forum: Wellness, Diet & Fitness
Topic: Swine Flu prevention - some simple measures
Replies: 42
Views: 5986

Re: Swine Flu prevention - some simple measures

The advice we are giving out in leaflet form at the NHS Trust in which I work covers most of those points Ben. The only one it doesnt mention specifically is the taking of zinc supplements. But actually there is good solid evidence that taking zinc and selenium supplements boost the immune system. ...
by msmedusa
Wed Nov 04, 2009 1:16 am
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: I love this doctor
Replies: 7
Views: 837

Re: I love this doctor

And remember: 'Life should NOT be a journey to the grave with the intention of arriving safely in an attractive and well preserved body, but rather to skid in sideways - Chardonnay in one hand - chocolate in the other - body thoroughly used up, totally worn out and screaming 'WOO HOO, What a Ride' ...
by msmedusa
Sun Nov 01, 2009 9:21 pm
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: Are Buddhist less talkative?
Replies: 15
Views: 1722

Re: Are Buddhist less talkative?

I think this cross refers to the "Are Buddhists Introverts " thread that ran recently...I think my talkative levels are within normal limits, but I talk less than my husband a Buddhist who is known to some of you, If he is not meditating, or bird watching, or gazing at the moon, or listening to mus...
by msmedusa
Sun Oct 25, 2009 8:14 pm
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: Billionaires for Wealthcare
Replies: 21
Views: 2724

Re: Billionaires for Wealthcare

I live in the UK and have healthcare provided by the government. In principle our contribution to health care is taken at source from our wages by means of National Insurance contribution alongside deductions for tax purposes. Those who are claiming unemployment benefits or disability benefits do no...
by msmedusa
Wed Oct 21, 2009 9:09 pm
Forum: Introductions
Topic: Another refugee
Replies: 12
Views: 1282

Re: Another refugee

Hi Justsit! :smile:

Nice to see you
by msmedusa
Tue Oct 20, 2009 11:23 pm
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: D'oh! Marge makes cover of Playboy
Replies: 4
Views: 811

Re: D'oh! Marge makes cover of Playboy

pink_trike wrote:Sure, why not? All the other women in Playboy are cartoonish caricatures of women too. Marge is in familiar surroundings.
:clap: :clap: Well said
by msmedusa
Tue Oct 20, 2009 11:15 pm
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: E-Sangha
Replies: 99
Views: 16555

Re: E-Sangha

vinodh wrote:Another E-Sangha Refugee :alien:


Getting crowded.. would it help if we sent out for more chairs? :thinking:
by msmedusa
Tue Oct 20, 2009 10:55 pm
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: Where are you from?
Replies: 134
Views: 60321

Re: Where are you from?

oh yes I see it! :coffee:

by msmedusa
Tue Oct 20, 2009 10:20 pm
Forum: Lounge (Archive)
Topic: Where are you from?
Replies: 134
Views: 60321

Re: Where are you from?

The North East.... :thinking:

No sorry you have lost me :shrug: Is that anywhere near London?