Can you spare a 2 mins to help with some research?

  • Page

    of 2 First / Last

    Previous
  • 1Dgaf 30 Jul 2013 17:21:41 3,975 posts
    Seen 1 day ago
    Registered 8 years ago
    Hello everyone.

    I'm doing a bit of research and have a favour to ask. This evening, could you check your sofa for spare change and tell me how much money you find, if any? I'm just interested in EGers from the UK.

    Even if you don't find any, do let me know if you checked. It's for a kind of poll I'm doing. Ta.

    www.hatchetjob.com - more than games. "Seemingly trivial, surprisingly deep"

    www.isawthatyearsago.com - a retro film podcast

  • SparkyMarky81 30 Jul 2013 17:23:47 567 posts
    Seen 15 hours ago
    Registered 6 years ago
    Fluff, a boiled sweet, and a couple of pubes.
  • TheMayorOfJugs 30 Jul 2013 17:26:01 4,509 posts
    Seen 5 hours ago
    Registered 2 years ago
    SparkyMarky81 wrote:
    Fluff, a boiled sweet, and a couple of pubes.
    Is it *Things you'd find on Pete Doherty's face*? ?
  • DFawkes 30 Jul 2013 17:30:21 24,047 posts
    Seen 2 hours ago
    Registered 9 years ago
    Bizarre poll, but as you're a reg and I like you, I found nothing. There was a single penny in the chair, but none in the sofa.

    Oh for goodness sake, I've caught my scrotum in my zip again - Margaret Thatcher, 1986

  • Load_2.0 30 Jul 2013 17:31:32 19,669 posts
    Seen 9 hours ago
    Registered 11 years ago
    I hoped to find my dignity.

    I was sorely disappointed.
  • 1Dgaf 30 Jul 2013 17:35:21 3,975 posts
    Seen 1 day ago
    Registered 8 years ago
    Thanks Dfawkes.

    I know it's a bit of an odd question folks, but it'd helpful if you kept your answers serious. (UNless 'TheMayorOfJugs' did really find fluff, a boiled sweet and a couple of pubes.)

    www.hatchetjob.com - more than games. "Seemingly trivial, surprisingly deep"

    www.isawthatyearsago.com - a retro film podcast

  • mal 30 Jul 2013 17:36:15 22,830 posts
    Seen 2 hours ago
    Registered 13 years ago
    Nothing here. I suspect loose change is heavy enough to actually work its way through to the base.

    Cubby didn't know how to turn off sigs!

  • TheMayorOfJugs 30 Jul 2013 17:37:38 4,509 posts
    Seen 5 hours ago
    Registered 2 years ago
    Found popcorn and 20c.... Sorry :'(
  • mrpon 30 Jul 2013 17:37:45 29,562 posts
    Seen 4 hours ago
    Registered 8 years ago
    A Peppa Pig sticker. Not just down the sofa either. I swear I'm going to walk into a client meeting one day with one on my jacket.

    Give yourself £5 or ½ gig, you're worth it.

  • MrTomFTW Moderator 30 Jul 2013 17:37:51 39,758 posts
    Seen 3 hours ago
    Registered 12 years ago
    I've got this weird leather sofa in which the leather is just one giant piece that sits on a frame, so there's nowhere for the change to go.

    So nothing.

    Follow me on Twitter: @MrTom
    Voted by the community "Best mod" 2011, 2012 and 2013.

  • wogsy81 30 Jul 2013 18:00:02 759 posts
    Seen 1 week ago
    Registered 4 years ago
    I found a quid under my coach the other day.

    I knew it was there though, had been for a few weeks but it was only yesterday when i could be arsed to get it.
  • cubbymoore 30 Jul 2013 18:02:30 36,504 posts
    Seen 9 hours ago
    Registered 11 years ago
    What kind of coach did you find it under? The personal trainer kind or the one that kills Europeans kind?
  • King_Edward 30 Jul 2013 18:03:27 11,471 posts
    Seen 4 hours ago
    Registered 5 years ago
    I don't remember what they're called, but I found a small plastic disc with a hologram of a pokemon on it.
  • cubbymoore 30 Jul 2013 18:07:49 36,504 posts
    Seen 9 hours ago
    Registered 11 years ago
    Pog. Which is a kind of currency in Croatia.
  • King_Edward 30 Jul 2013 18:10:16 11,471 posts
    Seen 4 hours ago
    Registered 5 years ago
    @cubbymoore

    Oh... It's a Farfetch'd. What's that worth?
  • SparkyMarky81 30 Jul 2013 18:49:07 567 posts
    Seen 15 hours ago
    Registered 6 years ago
    I was joking in my initial post but the truth is that I'm too scared to put my hand down the couch for fear of what I might find. I half expect something to bite me.

    Edited by SparkyMarky81 at 18:49:28 30-07-2013

    Edited by SparkyMarky81 at 18:49:46 30-07-2013
  • neilka 30 Jul 2013 18:56:41 16,527 posts
    Seen 3 hours ago
    Registered 9 years ago
    Pepsipop

    BAAANG!!!!! EXPLOTION!!!!!

  • Kostabi 30 Jul 2013 18:57:24 5,088 posts
    Seen 6 hours ago
    Registered 9 years ago
    I checked but didn't find anything. Slightly disappointed.
  • Jonsend 30 Jul 2013 19:04:54 716 posts
    Seen 8 hours ago
    Registered 12 years ago
    50p!
  • urban 30 Jul 2013 19:49:22 11,067 posts
    Seen 11 hours ago
    Registered 11 years ago
    Here's me thinking it was uni student survey time once again....
  • Gunzberg 30 Jul 2013 19:50:21 1,751 posts
    Seen 8 hours ago
    Registered 6 years ago
    I have no sofa...

    Steam/PSN/XBL/Nintendo ID/Uplay/Origin: Gunzberg
    Blizzard Battletag: Gunzberg#2718

  • cubbymoore 30 Jul 2013 19:51:51 36,504 posts
    Seen 9 hours ago
    Registered 11 years ago
    Is the survey to do with how many people on the internet are willing to do something because someone else on the internet with zero credentials asked them to?
  • andytheadequate 30 Jul 2013 19:55:26 8,356 posts
    Seen 1 minute ago
    Registered 4 years ago
    I found a pen!
  • robc84 30 Jul 2013 20:10:50 6,081 posts
    Seen 4 hours ago
    Registered 2 years ago
    Nothing :-(
  • Salaman 30 Jul 2013 22:20:49 19,602 posts
    Seen 3 hours ago
    Registered 11 years ago
    1Dgaf wrote:I'm just interested in EGers from the UK.
    Well screw you, you xenophobe island monkey!

    and I checked anyway: no change, a Paris metro ticket, a hairband and two small screws

    Edited by Salaman at 22:23:12 30-07-2013
  • gammonbanter 31 Jul 2013 00:45:30 1,519 posts
    Seen 5 hours ago
    Registered 7 years ago
    My house mates at uni leaked coin when they sat on our shitty sofa, got a fiver in change out of it one day!?
  • Nanocrystal 31 Jul 2013 05:48:36 1,130 posts
    Seen 33 minutes ago
    Registered 5 years ago
    I don't know, did you?
  • RunningMan 31 Jul 2013 08:14:23 2,451 posts
    Seen 4 hours ago
    Registered 9 years ago
    No change, just a couple of biros.
  • RyanDS 31 Jul 2013 08:17:29 9,833 posts
    Seen 4 hours ago
    Registered 6 years ago
    Nothing. Just a pen.
  • 1Dgaf 31 Jul 2013 15:27:19 3,975 posts
    Seen 1 day ago
    Registered 8 years ago
    Thanks for checking everyone. I'll keep an eye on the thread until Friday in case anyone else jumps in. Thanks again.

    www.hatchetjob.com - more than games. "Seemingly trivial, surprisingly deep"

    www.isawthatyearsago.com - a retro film podcast

  • Page

    of 2 First / Last

    Previous
Log in or register to reply