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by Jonathan Willis
Mon Jan 25, 2021 7:55 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Best steak restaurants
Replies: 13
Views: 202

Re: Best steak restaurants

Callum Todd wrote:
Mon Jan 25, 2021 7:15 pm
Peak c4c. The one thing I miss is bacon sandwiches. The smell of bacon cooking on a morning is cruel to me.
Are you vegan?
by Jonathan Willis
Mon Jan 25, 2021 5:09 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Veganuary
Replies: 17
Views: 379

Re: Veganuary

Gavin Chipper wrote:
Mon Jan 25, 2021 5:06 pm
Callum Todd wrote:
Mon Jan 25, 2021 4:12 pm
Jon O'Neill wrote:
Mon Jan 25, 2021 4:04 pm




I now realise that I didn't really need to get involved though... apologies. I'll take my leave.
:lol: fair play. I've been roasted like a broccoli head there. See also: this
Just remember this guy is a fucking pollopescatarian.
Still don't know what a pollopescatarian is
by Jonathan Willis
Mon Jan 25, 2021 5:06 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Best steak restaurants
Replies: 13
Views: 202

Re: Best steak restaurants

Since I became a pollopescatarian 2.5 years ago, steak as a treat is one of the things I miss most. And pulled pork. And a Big Mac. And anything involving chorizo. Best steak I had was at a place called La Relais de Venise. Very "city" place but not unreasonably priced. The whole menu is steak and ...
by Jonathan Willis
Mon Jan 25, 2021 4:43 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Veganuary
Replies: 17
Views: 379

Re: Veganuary

Some of the meat substitutes that are imitations of popular meat products taste nice but I mostly avoid them, or just treat them as occasional 'treats' like chocolate/sweets as they're processed and expensive. Some things are more meat alternatives than substitutes though and these can be exciting ...
by Jonathan Willis
Mon Jan 25, 2021 4:38 pm
Forum: Other game shows
Topic: ...and that's ZoomDown
Replies: 161
Views: 13598

Re: ...and that's ZoomDown

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M0Dxmw2Pg_4 If you subscribe to that YouTube channel Jonathan, the video links are normally put up a day or two in advance so you'll see them ahead of time. Or if you use twitter, there is a twitter account @LiveZoomDown. Failing that, Mondays and Thursdays at 8pm UK...
by Jonathan Willis
Mon Jan 25, 2021 4:38 pm
Forum: Off-topic
Topic: Best steak restaurants
Replies: 13
Views: 202

Re: Best steak restaurants

Since I became a pollopescatarian 2.5 years ago, steak as a treat is one of the things I miss most. And pulled pork. And a Big Mac. And anything involving chorizo. Best steak I had was at a place called La Relais de Venise. Very "city" place but not unreasonably priced. The whole menu is steak and ...
by Jonathan Willis
Mon Jan 25, 2021 4:08 pm
Forum: Other game shows
Topic: ...and that's ZoomDown
Replies: 161
Views: 13598

Re: ...and that's ZoomDown

Sam Cappleman-Lynes wrote:
Mon Jan 25, 2021 12:52 pm
Jonathan Willis wrote:
Mon Jan 25, 2021 11:49 am
When is the next ZoomDown?
Today, at 8pm UTC!
Who is playing? Where is the link?
by Jonathan Willis
Mon Jan 25, 2021 11:49 am
Forum: Other game shows
Topic: ...and that's ZoomDown
Replies: 161
Views: 13598

Re: ...and that's ZoomDown

When is the next ZoomDown?
by Jonathan Willis
Sun Jan 24, 2021 5:05 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Which words are the most useful to know?
Replies: 45
Views: 7258

Re: Which words are the most useful to know?

Anyone knows how the letters are shuffled on Countdown?, surely they don't just pick random letters up or we would end up with 3 Zs 2 Qu etc!
by Jonathan Willis
Sun Jan 24, 2021 5:04 pm
Forum: Other game shows
Topic: ...and that's ZoomDown
Replies: 161
Views: 13598

Re: ...and that's ZoomDown

Paul Anderson wrote:
Sun Jan 24, 2021 4:43 pm
Yeah a phone interview, just an Irish online paper, hopefully it gets picked up by a UK one. Have an Irish radio interview for a breakfast show this week too
What day, time and station? I would be interested in listening in!
by Jonathan Willis
Sun Jan 24, 2021 3:47 pm
Forum: Other game shows
Topic: ...and that's ZoomDown
Replies: 161
Views: 13598

Re: ...and that's ZoomDown

Paul Anderson wrote:
Sun Jan 24, 2021 12:51 pm
https://extra.ie/2021/01/24/entertainme ... senter-gig

Well? What do ye make? I feared it would be way fluffier, but I'm happy with it
Looks good. Is it published in any newspapers? Did they speak to you for this?
by Jonathan Willis
Sun Jan 24, 2021 11:41 am
Forum: Other game shows
Topic: Quizzes/game shows you'd like to see return?
Replies: 24
Views: 7187

Re: Quizzes/game shows you'd like to see return?

Philip A wrote:
Fri Jan 22, 2021 10:49 pm
Has anyone here seen Jayne Lynch’s version of the US Weakest Link?
Yes, i watch it all the time as i am in Canada! I can get US TV shows easier than UK ones, put it that way!
by Jonathan Willis
Sun Jan 24, 2021 11:40 am
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Who should replace Nick Hewer?
Replies: 61
Views: 4630

Re: Who should replace Nick Hewer?

Good luck! You may be in for a chance!. I do think they will give Colin the job though, they may have already offered it him!
by Jonathan Willis
Sat Jan 23, 2021 10:18 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Who should replace Nick Hewer?
Replies: 61
Views: 4630

Re: Who should replace Nick Hewer?

When does Murray finish? When is Nick back?
by Jonathan Willis
Sat Jan 23, 2021 7:23 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Who should replace Nick Hewer?
Replies: 61
Views: 4630

Re: Who should replace Nick Hewer?

Was it you that appeared on the betting?
by Jonathan Willis
Sat Jan 23, 2021 7:09 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Who should replace Nick Hewer?
Replies: 61
Views: 4630

Re: Who should replace Nick Hewer?

Any chance of the name of the paper?
by Jonathan Willis
Sat Jan 23, 2021 6:42 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Who should replace Nick Hewer?
Replies: 61
Views: 4630

Re: Who should replace Nick Hewer?

Paul Anderson wrote:
Sat Jan 23, 2021 5:40 pm
Supposedly there'll be an article tomorrow about my candidacy...will link it when I see it.
Are you really standing for the job? Good luck Paul if you are!
by Jonathan Willis
Sat Jan 23, 2021 3:44 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Who should replace Nick Hewer?
Replies: 61
Views: 4630

Re: Who should replace Nick Hewer?

I didn't like that Murray bloke at first but i am warming to him. I still prefer Nick.
by Jonathan Willis
Thu Jan 14, 2021 1:05 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Welcome! - Post here first
Replies: 1943
Views: 307964

Re: Welcome! - Post here first

Matt Morrison wrote:
Thu Jan 14, 2021 10:54 am
Jonathan Willis wrote:
Wed Jan 13, 2021 9:01 am
Thank you Gavin and Johnny. I am scared of getting into gaming as i had a brush with addiction to a game in the past.
Nothing to be ashamed of, unless it was "the game" rather than "a game". What was it?
Fortnite
by Jonathan Willis
Wed Jan 13, 2021 1:35 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Countdown Holdem: Help needed!
Replies: 4
Views: 867

Re: Countdown Holdem: Help needed!

Tl;Dr Do you have web development skills and want to help make a game which is a mash up of Countdown and Texas Holdem poker? If so please get in touch! I'm on a quest to make an online game which is a mash up of Texas Holdem poker and Countdown. The premise is simple: The rules of Texas Holdem pok...
by Jonathan Willis
Wed Jan 13, 2021 11:19 am
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 18 December 2020 (Series 82, Grand Final)
Replies: 42
Views: 2166

Re: Spoilers for Friday 18 December 2020 (Series 82, Grand Final)

Ian Fitzpatrick wrote:
Wed Jan 13, 2021 10:33 am
No time available probably
No time for the 'queen of countdown' how dare they :o :oops:
by Jonathan Willis
Wed Jan 13, 2021 10:45 am
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Welcome! - Post here first
Replies: 1943
Views: 307964

Re: Welcome! - Post here first

Ian Fitzpatrick wrote:
Wed Jan 13, 2021 10:35 am
Jonathan Willis wrote:
Wed Jan 13, 2021 9:01 am
Thank you Gavin and Johnny. I am scared of getting into gaming as i had a brush with addiction to a game in the past.
Very wise!
Lol.
by Jonathan Willis
Wed Jan 13, 2021 10:43 am
Forum: Other game shows
Topic: ...and that's ZoomDown
Replies: 161
Views: 13598

Re: ...and that's ZoomDown

Bonjour, I watched some of this on Monday after discovering it after searching for 'Countdown Episodes' on YouTube. I would love to have a crack at it but as i am in Canada it is during the day and i work Mon-Fri in a supermarket from 9am to 6pm (Canadian Time) so i won't be able to be available all...
by Jonathan Willis
Wed Jan 13, 2021 9:01 am
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Welcome! - Post here first
Replies: 1943
Views: 307964

Re: Welcome! - Post here first

Thank you Gavin and Johnny. I am scared of getting into gaming as i had a brush with addiction to a game in the past.
by Jonathan Willis
Tue Jan 12, 2021 10:18 pm
Forum: Countdown - General
Topic: Welcome! - Post here first
Replies: 1943
Views: 307964

Re: Welcome! - Post here first

Greetings from coronavirus ridden Quebec, Canada. I have loved the show for many years.
by Jonathan Willis
Tue Jan 12, 2021 10:16 pm
Forum: Countdown - Spoilers
Topic: Spoilers for Friday 18 December 2020 (Series 82, Grand Final)
Replies: 42
Views: 2166

Re: Spoilers for Friday 18 December 2020 (Series 82, Grand Final)

I watch this on demand in Canada. How come Susie didn't do anecdote in this episode?