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Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by earthdragon, Nov 18, 2008.

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  1. streetminimal

    streetminimal Senior member

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    Man you guys are total creeps...lol @ lennier.
     


  2. thebrownman

    thebrownman Senior member

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    A-Grade creep work going on here.

    In other news, I'm heading to MJ Bale all of a sudden.. LOL
     


  3. fxh

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    If you ask hoo-man nicely when he pops in, I'm sure he can tell you better than anyone what can be fixed or can't be fixed and why it cant be fixed.
     


  4. md2010

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    lol. Any chance of any pics gents ? will save me a trip to melb.....
    Or maybe just Google search names for face book images (;
    Now that’s creepy….
     
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    Nice, I had a look at that one - light blue in herringbone pattern? Good thing the block fits you - damn my short torso and long arms.

    btw, re: sales rep, one favourite radiohead song comes to mind, and I'm listening to it right now.
    Well done to all of us, and special mention to lennier (*edit and the sydney award unquestionably goes to md2010), lol.
    TBM gets two thumbs up for effort. Hope this doesn't put said sales rep off menswear for life...
     
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  6. Geoffrey Firmin

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    Anyone taking advantage of the current spate of OS winer sales OL?
     


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    agreed - thigh of course - best on i've had was baba's under the grace hotel.
     


  8. Nicholas D C

    Nicholas D C Well-Known Member

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    Man Australia Post is the pits, it really is.

    Delivery from HerringShoes via DHL Express (usually outstanding service), however this time they outsource to AusPost for the last leg of delivery for some reason. Anyway, driver comes at 11.47am whilst I was home waiting 3 meters from the door but just drops card in mailbox and drives off. Card turns out to be most illegible, confusing 'left card' ever, with two different post offices written on it from which to collect the parcel from.

    I go to both, wasting 2 hours of my time, only to be told that the driver is running an hour late (thereby invalidating the pick up time written on the card). Eventually I call DHL, they inform me parcel has arrived at the last post office I visited 2 minutes after I left. I'm instructed to ask for an 'eParcel' and not DHL (which is written in the 'barcode' section of the 'left card').

    To be honest, this would have all been perfectly fine, but the attitude and abysmal customer service from the AusPost employees just put the icing on the nightmarish cake. I think I'll be writing to the regional manager for AP, it was *seriously* appalling.

    Edit: Anyone know how to deal with tremendous rudeness from customer reps? I'm a bit scared of saying anything because my post might get mysteriously 'lost'.
     
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    Best Hinan chicken I had at Jimmy's. If you are in SYD CBD try them .
    Jimmy's Recipe Malaysia Address
    The Galeries Victoria
    Ground Floor, Shop RC16, 500 George St
    Sydney NSW 2000
     


  10. Prince of Paisley

    Prince of Paisley Senior member

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    I've had those cards left three days after the Aus Post tracking says delivery was attempted... Of course it never was; most likely scenario was that the posty couldn't be arsed driving out to my delivery address on a Friday afternoon (POETS Society Member), but told HQ that he's left a card so that's what it says on the tracking... then he actually does leave a card on the following Monday after leaving the actual parcel at the third or fourth closest post office to me.

    This is not to mention the countless times I've picked up parcels for the neighbours that have just been dumped on the street or on top of their letterbox... Sadly the neighbour is into ordering quad bike parts O/L not English shoes, otherwise he might be making a few calls to Aus Post himself ;-)
     


  11. Romp

    Romp Affiliate Vendor

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    Ive had both and Ginger and Spice is better but obviously its a restaurant rather than a food court

    Another good place for sing/malay food is Malacca Straits near broadway
     


  12. Prince of Paisley

    Prince of Paisley Senior member

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    Aust Post has customer reps? I always thought that hotline was just a sick joke, and the chance of a person actually answering your call was about as likely as seeing the Tooth Fairy flying down Pitt Street.

    Everyone knows he hangs around Oxford St.
     


  13. ColdEyedPugilist

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    Just remembered: Singapore Shiok in Chinatown serves very good roasted chicken rice.
     


  14. nabilmust

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    Well hello, Sir.

    And I'm noting that Chicken Rice place down, to heart.
     


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    Where is the $1200 price for EGs coming from? Seems that you can get them from Edwards in the UK for about $900.
     


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