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by bimboman
Thu May 13, 2021 4:25 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: No thread on what is happening in Jerusalem?
Replies: 160
Views: 3771

Re: No thread on what is happening in Jerusalem?

But to bring those claims to the 20th century is just plain theft, simple. On that case Jordan annexed the West Bank in 1950. Likewise let us not start on the Ottoman Empire which only dissolved in the 20th century. Like with much of the disputes in the Middle East it was the fuckwittery of the arr...
by bimboman
Thu May 13, 2021 3:00 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37777
Views: 1124223

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

:lol: I must admit the local reporting was strange outside the hospital on the North West news. "How many new admissions have there been?" "None" End of report Seriously the vaccine works on this so justifies its acceleration. Got my 2nd jab tomorrow :thumbup: , the point on vaccines is they’re usi...
by bimboman
Thu May 13, 2021 2:39 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Anybody into Crypto
Replies: 559
Views: 23228

Re: Anybody into Crypto

I just hope people are taking their investments and profits as it goes. Waiting for the next jump with everything all in is a folly.
by bimboman
Thu May 13, 2021 2:08 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 25209
Views: 704745

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Finally, for the record, Bimbo will be unable to support his contention that I have ever predicted "ruin" for the UK on leaving the EU. I don't understand macro economics. I look at report summaries. I note that predictions are often inaccurate. I still prefer to listen to experts over politicians....
by bimboman
Thu May 13, 2021 2:04 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 25209
Views: 704745

Re: Re:

RodneyRegis wrote: Thu May 13, 2021 11:29 am
haunch wrote: Wed May 12, 2021 8:46 pm Image

looks like a quick recovery :thumbup:
Seriously? Is that genuine?

One figures seem sound. Looks like the elections over in Scotland and they’ve stopped f ucking up the forms.
by bimboman
Thu May 13, 2021 1:57 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37777
Views: 1124223

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Noises from the UK government about local lockdowns due to Indian variant. Red listing came too late as we had to protect Boris' failed jolly trip. Ask a barber if you need a haircut, is similar motivation to asking Sage if we should lock down again. The fear porn around the variants will be contin...
by bimboman
Thu May 13, 2021 8:03 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boris doesn't pay his debts
Replies: 24
Views: 942

Re: Boris doesn't pay his debts

Applauds planet rugby lefties. :lol:
by bimboman
Wed May 12, 2021 8:00 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 25209
Views: 704745

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

You mean the short term 1-5 year predictions? Nope, Do tell, or is this another unsubstantiated gut feeling? I couldn’t have been more clear about what I meant. Sherblue posted regularly that brexit would bring collapse to the U.K. it now appears “no one” could actually predict that. Read what you ...
by bimboman
Wed May 12, 2021 6:28 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 25209
Views: 704745

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

That's why the "mis-selling" line needed robust rebuttal. Who really knows where we will be with Brexit in 20 years time, where the world will be? But you’ve spent years now telling us it would only bring Ruin to the U.K. You mean the short term 1-5 year predictions? Nope, Do tell, or is this anoth...
by bimboman
Wed May 12, 2021 6:06 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 25209
Views: 704745

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Sawtooth the Beaver wrote: Wed May 12, 2021 5:36 pm
bimboman wrote: Wed May 12, 2021 5:01 pm
That's why the "mis-selling" line needed robust rebuttal. Who really knows where we will be with Brexit in 20 years time, where the world will be?

But you’ve spent years now telling us it would only bring Ruin to the U.K.
You mean the short term 1-5 year predictions?


Nope,
by bimboman
Wed May 12, 2021 5:01 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 25209
Views: 704745

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

That's why the "mis-selling" line needed robust rebuttal. Who really knows where we will be with Brexit in 20 years time, where the world will be?

But you’ve spent years now telling us it would only bring Ruin to the U.K.
by bimboman
Wed May 12, 2021 4:44 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37777
Views: 1124223

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Anecdotal data to add to the empirical. My son recently fractured his thumb playing high school varsity baseball. Needed surgery but the surgery has been delayed because he tested SARS-Cov2 positive, twice. He was/is asymptomatic. I tested negative and so did his mum. We both are fully vaccinated. ...
by bimboman
Wed May 12, 2021 4:35 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37777
Views: 1124223

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Seems the anti-vaxxers and anti-maskers are considering masking and social distancing to protect themselves against vaccine "infections" 😀 That'd be sweet. And easy to spot once masks are no longer mandatory. You’re planning to keep a mask on even post vaccination and there being no covid ? :lol:
by bimboman
Wed May 12, 2021 4:19 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37777
Views: 1124223

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Anecdotal data to add to the empirical. My son recently fractured his thumb playing high school varsity baseball. Needed surgery but the surgery has been delayed because he tested SARS-Cov2 positive, twice. He was/is asymptomatic. I tested negative and so did his mum. We both are fully vaccinated. ...
by bimboman
Wed May 12, 2021 4:08 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37777
Views: 1124223

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Anecdotal data to add to the empirical. My son recently fractured his thumb playing high school varsity baseball. Needed surgery but the surgery has been delayed because he tested SARS-Cov2 positive, twice. He was/is asymptomatic. I tested negative and so did his mum. We both are fully vaccinated. ...
by bimboman
Wed May 12, 2021 10:02 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37777
Views: 1124223

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

And 40% of those infections were caught in care homes or hospitals where mask wearing was mandatory. Care homes? Since when? Since last year.....
by bimboman
Tue May 11, 2021 5:10 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 25209
Views: 704745

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Arrogant as ever, Shereblue. :thumbup: You were wrong. Typing a lot of words does not change than. I've called myself "tl:dr-blue", Sir. I arrogantly thought you might take it as self-deprecating. Thanks for confirming my history is wrong though. It will save others ;) You were wrong, the claims ab...
by bimboman
Tue May 11, 2021 4:53 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 25209
Views: 704745

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Arrogant as ever, Shereblue. :thumbup: You were wrong. Typing a lot of words does not change than. I've called myself "tl:dr-blue", Sir. I arrogantly thought you might take it as self-deprecating. Thanks for confirming my history is wrong though. It will save others ;) You were wrong, the claims ab...
by bimboman
Tue May 11, 2021 4:50 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 25209
Views: 704745

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

He is more likely trying to keep your sort as far away from wining elections as possible. Can't blame him. It’s more likely he’s trying to pander to the extreme right in France (30% plus of the vote) to try and keep some sanity ..... Maybe placating the generals and hitmen threatening Revolution. W...
by bimboman
Tue May 11, 2021 1:56 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Post COVID work environment for those who haves productive tools that can be carried anywhere
Replies: 75
Views: 2263

Re: Post COVID work environment for those who haves productive tools that can be carried anywhere

That is pretty much the fitout most modern offices have adopted here. I don't buy Gospel's spiel at all Certainly in Oz, productivity hasn't dropped and the genie is out of the bottle on flexibility* * Noting that Oz has been very slow to embrace flexibility into he workplace before covid I don't t...
by bimboman
Tue May 11, 2021 1:41 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The OFFICIAL PR watch thread TM PTY LTD
Replies: 430
Views: 65029

Re: The OFFICIAL PR watch thread TM PTY LTD

I have mentioned before I was going to get my sons decent watches for their 21st. Had been going to go Bremont, but he asked for this so it is what he is getting. https://www.iwc.com/content/dam/rcq/iwc/16/40/22/2/1640222.png.transform.featuredwatch_image_png_230.png Make sure they have the resourc...
by bimboman
Tue May 11, 2021 1:38 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Post COVID work environment for those who haves productive tools that can be carried anywhere
Replies: 75
Views: 2263

Re: Post COVID work environment for those who haves productive tools that can be carried anywhere

For the lazy ones, a few extracts highlighting the main ideas. The Elements of Hybrid https://hbr.org/resources/images/article_assets/2021/03/R2103C_GRATTON_PLACEANDTIME-1200x1890.png Making that happen, I’ve learned in my research, will require that managers consider the challenge from four distin...
by bimboman
Tue May 11, 2021 1:29 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 25209
Views: 704745

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

https://twitter.com/caroline_roux/status/1392003190439227394?s=21 What say our learned French brethren? No idea who she is, sorry. A mixed bag of comments. Barnier's call for a strengthening of the Schengen borders is seen by Brexity types as "too late" and by Lib types as B. positioning himself to...
by bimboman
Tue May 11, 2021 1:20 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 25209
Views: 704745

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

I haven't given it consideration. It's a technical discussion on how it could work. I'm not interested in the emotional retorts. Technically they could decide on the “groat” from Independence Day, I was pointing out the result of such a decision perfectly demonstrated by Montenegro. If they built u...
by bimboman
Tue May 11, 2021 1:18 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 25209
Views: 704745

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Gospel is deluded. If he had any self awareness, he could probably tell us why he asserts so boldly such bollix as "fact". Because it was written into law in 2014. :lol: I can't find the piece I had read previously which discussed the UK's clarified legal position with regards to the 2014 Scottish ...
by bimboman
Tue May 11, 2021 1:14 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The New Official Tory Cronyism and Sleaze thread
Replies: 626
Views: 17661

Re: The New Official Tory Cronyism and Sleaze thread

If memory serves the Greens didn't even bother to cost their 2019 manifesto commitments. They're a party for middle class virtue signallers who are safe in the knowledge that none of their whacky policies will ever see the light of day. IIRC correctly, neither did the Tories cost their manifesto. I...
by bimboman
Tue May 11, 2021 1:11 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The New Official Tory Cronyism and Sleaze thread
Replies: 626
Views: 17661

Re: The New Official Tory Cronyism and Sleaze thread

AND-y wrote: Tue May 11, 2021 12:53 pm Some people just vote for the party that is closest aligned to their beliefs, without a thought to how others will view it. Shocking, I know.

Even if those “beliefs” are totally unrealistic and actual make the poor much poorer. It’s all about “beliefs”.
by bimboman
Tue May 11, 2021 8:21 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Property Rental Advice - UK
Replies: 23
Views: 909

Re: Property Rental Advice - UK

As a matter of interest, how much notice does the landlord think he must provide after the sale? I would sit tight, then demand rebates to get me out before completion. Think they are expecting him to sit tight and roll the contract on, but then bugger off within a couple of months once they've sol...
by bimboman
Tue May 11, 2021 8:18 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ Transgender Weightlifter Cleared to Compete by the IOC
Replies: 388
Views: 10942

Re: NZ Transgender Weightlifter Cleared to Compete by the IOC

We are a lot younger than that mate I'm not sure what is meant by "we". There is no point that humans magically appeared -it's not like it was 97,845 years ago - on a Tuesday. There has never been a point where a non-human gave birth to a human. Yet we share a common ancestor with crustaceans. Rape...
by bimboman
Tue May 11, 2021 8:14 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37777
Views: 1124223

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

vh5150 wrote: Tue May 11, 2021 8:11 am Possible 600 cases increase MAY be weekend vs weekday testing .... but I reckon genomic analysis will start showing majority of new cases will be Indian variant. fudge.
I’ll cut one off. I have 2 nads and 1 is all you really need.


Perfect , 1 month then.
by bimboman
Tue May 11, 2021 8:07 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37777
Views: 1124223

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

I’ll put my left nut on the chopping block here and bet the UK goes back into lockdown within the next month. The health authorities have sat on their arses waiting for “data” that India is in trouble :lol: All the meanwhile letting flights from India and Pakistan thru the border as people rush hom...
by bimboman
Tue May 11, 2021 8:05 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37777
Views: 1124223

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Is roundabout boy still denying that masks are effective in combatting the spread of covid19? Why would anyone have any interest in the ramblings of a fool who doesn't even understand how roundabouts work? Along with most of the world less than a year ago. What we have noticed is Covid effective co...
by bimboman
Mon May 10, 2021 9:38 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 25209
Views: 704745

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

I want an EU army.

Imagine wanting to have a common foreign policy with 27 different countries.
by bimboman
Mon May 10, 2021 9:03 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 25209
Views: 704745

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Gospel wrote: Mon May 10, 2021 8:12 pm
shereblue wrote:Gospel is deluded. If he had any self awareness, he could probably tell us why he asserts so boldly such bollix as "fact".
Because it was written into law in 2014.

:lol:
by bimboman
Mon May 10, 2021 8:58 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37777
Views: 1124223

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/eid/article/26/11/20-3003_article Over whelming Our results suggest that wearing nonmedical masks in public can potentially reduce transmission of SARS-CoV-2. Another study found perception of risk of developing COVID-19 can increase a person’s likelihood of wearing a medical ...
by bimboman
Mon May 10, 2021 8:46 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37777
Views: 1124223

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

puku wrote: Mon May 10, 2021 8:39 pm
:thumbup:

It should also be noted that that paper was submitted almost a year ago.

But none of our politicians and scientists read until later in the year.
by bimboman
Mon May 10, 2021 7:29 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 25209
Views: 704745

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Anyway I wanted to talk about the Scottish Currency. Bimbo never came back to me about how Montenegro gets by using Euro as their primary currency I missed that. You want Scotland to have the same living standards as Montenegro ? I haven't given it consideration. It's a technical discussion on how ...
by bimboman
Mon May 10, 2021 7:27 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Property Rental Advice - UK
Replies: 23
Views: 909

Re: Property Rental Advice - UK

Thanks for this. I have a bit more of the story; His contract is until the end of July. He wanted to stay on but has found out that the landlords are looking to sell the flat, but are expecting him to stay on for as long as it takes them to do the deal. This has unsettled him, and with the rental m...
by bimboman
Mon May 10, 2021 7:22 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 25209
Views: 704745

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

In a parliamentary democracy you elect politicians on your behalf. SNP and Greens got 72 of the 129 seats. That's a majority. And a referendum requires the people to vote on a matter, any Scottish vote for independence would need a referendum, at the minute the Greens and SNP account for 48% of the...