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by Duff Paddy
Fri Sep 24, 2021 8:22 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Sydney.... fvcked
Replies: 5200
Views: 137407

Re: Sydney.... fvcked

A question for Sydneysiders. I heard today on the news that restrictions have eased a bit across Sydney, and you can have a picnic with 5 people if they're all vaccinated. My question is how are the police enforcing this? How are they checking if people are vaccinated? Do the police not have more i...
by Duff Paddy
Thu Sep 23, 2021 2:47 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Iain Henderson accuses Warren accuses Gatland of picking his Lions 'favourites'
Replies: 20
Views: 1113

Re: Iain Henderson accuses Warren accuses Gatland of picking his Lions 'favourites'

I would tend to agree with that statement [about Gatland picking favourites over form]," Henderson explained, speaking to BBC Radio Ulster. "A bit of evidence from it maybe would be Courtney Lawes, for example. He hadn't played a lot of rugby, and was injured going in [to the tour], missed a lot of...
by Duff Paddy
Thu Sep 23, 2021 1:20 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Iain Henderson accuses Warren accuses Gatland of picking his Lions 'favourites'
Replies: 20
Views: 1113

Re: Iain Henderson accuses Warren accuses Gatland of picking his Lions 'favourites'

The Boks are shit and Gatland completely blew it. Playing AWJ for fudge sake what a joke
by Duff Paddy
Thu Sep 23, 2021 8:04 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 116566
Views: 4562511

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

It’s actually a good point about indemnity costs. Barristers costs are extremely low compared to the likes of engineers and medics. Once upon a time we all had reasonable indemnity policies like that, lucky them eh.
by Duff Paddy
Thu Sep 23, 2021 8:01 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 116566
Views: 4562511

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Remember our brief discussion a few weeks ago AJ, where you pooh poohed the idea of judges needing a separate education than standard lawyer training and professional experience. Well guess what ? Judges are now to undergo separate education including, inter alia, ethics ( :lol: ), unconscious bias...
by Duff Paddy
Wed Sep 22, 2021 10:47 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 116566
Views: 4562511

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

anonymous_joe wrote: Wed Sep 22, 2021 10:44 pm

I said they didn't need it, and I stand by it. Gearty J is bloody good at that sort of thing, but if a judge needs that training after 20 years of practice they don't deserve to be a judge.
In a long line of dumb posts this is probably your dumbest
by Duff Paddy
Wed Sep 22, 2021 7:24 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The UK food shortage thread
Replies: 108
Views: 2330

Re: The UK food shortage thread

puku wrote: Wed Sep 22, 2021 6:44 pm Christ, you guys think you have it rough?

My local liquor store hasn't had Leffe Blonde for 3 weeks now and I bug the owner every Friday.
You have good taste in fairness
by Duff Paddy
Wed Sep 22, 2021 4:44 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 116566
Views: 4562511

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

The cost of claims per policy has fallen though, so any increase per claim is offset by an overall reduction in claims. The big area that causes problems for them is medical negligence, not PI. But they don't want to admit that, because it's all too often babies who are the victims. Yes, obviously ...
by Duff Paddy
Wed Sep 22, 2021 4:42 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Former Irish player in District Court
Replies: 24
Views: 2167

Re: Former Irish player in District Court

I am not saying the man is guilty of anything, he was a fine rugby player. But the old boys network of promoting prominent people springs to mind Can't really argue with that. Anytime I ever met him I was unimpressed . Marvellous Rugby player but nothing original about him in finance. He was hated ...
by Duff Paddy
Wed Sep 22, 2021 1:58 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The UK food shortage thread
Replies: 108
Views: 2330

Re: The UK food shortage thread

backrow wrote: Wed Sep 22, 2021 12:50 pm I have a hole in my shoe , luckily I can still find some Irish beef to patch them up with.
Keep your desires of being patched by some Irish beef to yourself please
by Duff Paddy
Wed Sep 22, 2021 1:55 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 116566
Views: 4562511

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

This is the issue alright. Scamming the government is seen as a legit job for some and sure how can anyone complain given 'de bankers'. I spent a rather entertaining morning in the courthouse in Athlone a few years back. I was there on a speeding charge that managed to get away from me but there we...
by Duff Paddy
Wed Sep 22, 2021 10:30 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 116566
Views: 4562511

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

https://www.rte.ie/news/business/2020/1103/1175586-motor-insurance/ Cost of claim per policy. That article doesn't really look good for lawyers or insurers.... Injury claims far exceeded claims for damage with the average cost of the former increasing by 53% from €29,780 in 2009 to €45,576 in 2019....
by Duff Paddy
Wed Sep 22, 2021 7:49 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Melbourne. Fvcked again. And again. And again.
Replies: 5548
Views: 154585

Re: Melbourne. Fvcked again. And again. And again.

Terrorism expert on ABC right now, explaining how the constant references to 'Dictator Dan' by sections of the Murdoch media has fuelled the anger and sentiment that has led to the protests in Melbourne over the past three days. Sure they’re hardly any better calling a terrorism expert to comment o...
by Duff Paddy
Tue Sep 21, 2021 7:15 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 116566
Views: 4562511

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

The answer, for the millionth time, is that it’s both the insurance companies and the legal industry (not a profession these days). AJ and chums blame the insurance companies and the insurance companies blame AJ and chums and round and round we go.
by Duff Paddy
Tue Sep 21, 2021 10:15 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: New Zealand...fvcked
Replies: 2606
Views: 86798

Re: New Zealand...fvcked

As CM11 says, lets see what happens in a couple of months. But the pessimist in me thinks the UK will need further lockdowns this winter to protect hospital admissions... because the current vaccines alone won't be enough I’d be surprised if we have more lockdowns. Our hospitals have been over capa...
by Duff Paddy
Tue Sep 21, 2021 10:09 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 47037
Views: 1466118

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Dozy wrote: Tue Sep 21, 2021 10:06 am https://twitter.com/DrJohnB2/status/144 ... 35111?s=19


This needs to be done with every post vaccine death
90% of adults are post vaccine now Dozy, can you see a problem with your suggestion at all?
by Duff Paddy
Tue Sep 21, 2021 10:08 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: New Zealand...fvcked
Replies: 2606
Views: 86798

Re: New Zealand...fvcked

As CM11 says, lets see what happens in a couple of months. But the pessimist in me thinks the UK will need further lockdowns this winter to protect hospital admissions... because the current vaccines alone won't be enough I’d be surprised if we have more lockdowns. Our hospitals have been over capa...
by Duff Paddy
Tue Sep 21, 2021 7:49 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 116566
Views: 4562511

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Going by the big hint in that article I think we’ll all have to mull that one over, allegedly allegedly
by Duff Paddy
Mon Sep 20, 2021 6:47 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 453596
Views: 18574135

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Academy players in Premiership earning £8k a year not sure if they are linked to university so they also get degrees https://www.therugbypaper.co.uk/all/domestic-club-rugby-union/36098/there-are-some-academy-players-earning-8k-rpas-christian-day-reveals-premiership-mess/ 8k plus a tax free car, tax...
by Duff Paddy
Mon Sep 20, 2021 1:57 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 116566
Views: 4562511

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

So Squirrel Scramble out of business. Another fantastic outdoor facility, primarily for children, closed thanks to the litigation industry. I reckon as penance, AJ and chums should take it upon themselves to entertain our children at the weekends given they're making sure there's nothing fun for th...
by Duff Paddy
Mon Sep 20, 2021 1:17 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Brisbane. Fvcked.
Replies: 818
Views: 34558

Re: Brisbane. Fvcked.

Your defence of this whole Queensland pensioners taking Pfizer from Queensland kids debacle because they don't want AZ is: "What, I don't understand?". Like I said. Pathetic. I'm not defending anyone. The reality is that across the entire country, older people are preferring to take Pfizer over AZ....
by Duff Paddy
Mon Sep 20, 2021 1:15 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 116566
Views: 4562511

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Have they lifted the ban on travel to USA TSG or are you an American citizen? I got an NIE ( National interest exemption) visa . Long story but it was to do with the 9/11 commemoration last weekend. You were working down Wall St way on 9/11, weren't you ? The trading floor I was based in at that ti...
by Duff Paddy
Mon Sep 20, 2021 1:12 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 116566
Views: 4562511

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

story in Sunday Times about Zappone flying business class while working to get Ireland on UN Security Council despite being told in advance by dept of foreign affairs that she was only entitled to economy - she went ahead anyway and end of the day Dept of kids picked up the bills.....what a gee bag...
by Duff Paddy
Mon Sep 20, 2021 1:09 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 116566
Views: 4562511

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

So Squirrel Scramble out of business. Another fantastic outdoor facility, primarily for children, closed thanks to the litigation industry. I reckon as penance, AJ and chums should take it upon themselves to entertain our children at the weekends given they're making sure there's nothing fun for th...
by Duff Paddy
Sun Sep 19, 2021 2:17 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Melbourne. Fvcked again. And again. And again.
Replies: 5548
Views: 154585

Re: Melbourne. Fvcked again. And again. And again.

Jdog is like a royal navy helmsman on double rum rations and shore leave. It's interesting isn't it. He says "Berejiklian [Bill Gates wants to amend that to " Libertarian ", by the by] needs to get her marching orders at the next election" as if it is some sort of Allah given lefty prescribed truth...
by Duff Paddy
Sun Sep 19, 2021 1:54 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Melbourne. Fvcked again. And again. And again.
Replies: 5548
Views: 154585

Re: Melbourne. Fvcked again. And again. And again.

Double post, but waiting to see Jdog's next drunken insult. Jdog is like a royal navy helmsman on double rum rations and shore leave. It's interesting isn't it. He says "Berejiklian [Bill Gates wants to amend that to " Libertarian ", by the by] needs to get her marching orders at the next election"...
by Duff Paddy
Sun Sep 19, 2021 12:05 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 116566
Views: 4562511

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

If this is true, this will be a disaster for Dublin. https://twitter.com/graememcq/status/1439492904645533697?s=21 That is just so disappointing if true. What kind of a major city doesn’t have a rail link to the airport - we are a joke of a city really without one. Two things that just need a stron...
by Duff Paddy
Sat Sep 18, 2021 8:37 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Robert Durst... guilty!
Replies: 3
Views: 386

Re: Robert Durst... guilty!

Short Man Syndrome wrote: Sat Sep 18, 2021 2:43 am Like a chump
(Hey) Like a chump
(Hey) Like a chump
(Hey) Like a chump
(Hey) Like a chump
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(Hey)

He did it all for the nookie
(Come on) The nookie
(Come on) So you can take that cookie
:lol: Literally the worst band of all time
by Duff Paddy
Fri Sep 17, 2021 10:36 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 116566
Views: 4562511

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/crime/number-of-burglaries-in-leinster-plummets-after-deaths-of-three-criminals-in-n7-crash-40859415.html " A significant decrease in burglaries in most Leinster counties is being attributed by senior gardaí to the deaths of three prolific criminals, as well as...
by Duff Paddy
Fri Sep 17, 2021 10:35 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 116566
Views: 4562511

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Duff Paddy wrote: Tue Oct 06, 2020 1:42 pm Yep but they only use it if you’re really bad.

He got alongside the Ebola drug Remdesivir and also a new monoclonal antibody drug from Regeneron that isn’t even approved for use yet
I hope you all made some money on regeneron shares, just approved their covid antibody for the NHS.
by Duff Paddy
Fri Sep 17, 2021 10:27 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 116566
Views: 4562511

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/crime/number-of-burglaries-in-leinster-plummets-after-deaths-of-three-criminals-in-n7-crash-40859415.html " A significant decrease in burglaries in most Leinster counties is being attributed by senior gardaí to the deaths of three prolific criminals, as well as...
by Duff Paddy
Fri Sep 17, 2021 9:08 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 116566
Views: 4562511

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Say what you like about Michael D, at least he’s not shielding a paedo from being served court papers like Lizzie. To be frank I think Michael D is right not to be associated with a lowlife like that The president of you incoming majority party actually did just that Will Michael D have nothing to ...
by Duff Paddy
Fri Sep 17, 2021 9:04 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 116566
Views: 4562511

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Say what you like about Michael D, at least he’s not shielding a paedo from being served court papers like Lizzie. To be frank I think Michael D is right not to be associated with a lowlife like that
by Duff Paddy
Fri Sep 17, 2021 8:59 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 116566
Views: 4562511

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

If we're going to have a UI some time in the future then orange marches will be a reality with the British people expressing their culture. Also marking historical events that mark British culture on the island like the Battle of the Boyne will be a reality and rightly so. Partition on the other ha...
by Duff Paddy
Fri Sep 17, 2021 8:58 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 116566
Views: 4562511

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

How many more awful puns is Bogbunny going to inflict upon us tonight, I don’t know how much more I can take
by Duff Paddy
Fri Sep 17, 2021 8:20 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 116566
Views: 4562511

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

It was a religious ceremony to mark 100 years of it. That doesn’t mean you have to celebrate it. There is absolutely nothing offensive about the invitation. The end. :lol: How naive do you get
by Duff Paddy
Fri Sep 17, 2021 2:59 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 116566
Views: 4562511

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Anton Savage summed it up well “it’s like being invited to a commemoration of the day your house got burgled”
by Duff Paddy
Thu Sep 16, 2021 6:20 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Prince Andrew's legal problems and jurisdiction.
Replies: 109
Views: 4169

Re: Prince Andrew's legal problems and jurisdiction.

He is fecked now. He won't have the balls to face trial but will his mum throw him under the bus? He’d be sweating right now if it wasn’t for his rare medical condition that prevents him from regulating his body temperature He was eating a pizza in Woking. Case dismissed Whatever about the absurdit...
by Duff Paddy
Thu Sep 16, 2021 6:19 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 116566
Views: 4562511

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Ah bollox. Sorry to hear that TSG
by Duff Paddy
Wed Sep 15, 2021 10:16 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Prince Andrew's legal problems and jurisdiction.
Replies: 109
Views: 4169

Re: Prince Andrew's legal problems and jurisdiction.

It must really be pissing him off that whenever the media mention him, in order to identify him to the readers/viewers, they use the picture of him with his arm round the 17 year old :lol: The whole family are weird as fudge. Who the fudge in their mind supports a hereditary institution like this i...