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Offline Pastis

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Re: An Administrator Calls
« Reply #331 on: July 02, 2020, 07:29:38 PM »
I'm expecting that to be the first of many. The new social distancing measures are going to massively impact pubs, restaurants, theatres and cinemas  noooo:
You know, I used to think it was awful that life was so unfair. Then I thought, wouldn't it be much worse if life were fair, and all the terrible things that happen to us come because we actually deserve them? So, now I take great comfort in the general hostility and unfairness of the universe

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Re: An Administrator Calls
« Reply #332 on: July 02, 2020, 07:33:32 PM »
https://www.theguardian.com/business/2020/jul/02/bella-italia-owner-falls-into-administration-with-loss-of-1900-jobs

Arrivederci   rubschin:
It's sad and hopefully a substantial % survive but there were already too many restaurants here and those two chains were still offering the same proposition with formulaic layouts they'd been offering 20 years before.  It was good grub but we can get good grub at home or from the chippy
no matter how many instances of white swans we may have observed, this does not justify the conclusion that all swans are white.  (Karl Popper)