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by bimboman
Tue May 11, 2021 5:10 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 25162
Views: 702126

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: 25162
Views: 702126

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: 25162
Views: 702126

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: 68
Views: 1888

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: 64929

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: 68
Views: 1888

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: 25162
Views: 702126

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: 25162
Views: 702126

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: 25162
Views: 702126

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: 17261

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: 17261

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: 20
Views: 745

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: 341
Views: 9202

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: 37756
Views: 1121103

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: 37756
Views: 1121103

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: 37756
Views: 1121103

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: 25162
Views: 702126

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: 25162
Views: 702126

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: 37756
Views: 1121103

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: 37756
Views: 1121103

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: 25162
Views: 702126

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: 20
Views: 745

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: 25162
Views: 702126

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...
by bimboman
Mon May 10, 2021 7:21 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 25162
Views: 702126

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 5:43 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 25162
Views: 702126

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

P in VG wrote: Mon May 10, 2021 4:39 pm The irony of the Brexit boys whining about a 'mandate for a referendum' :lol:


It’s like manifestos don’t exist.
by bimboman
Mon May 10, 2021 5:38 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 25162
Views: 702126

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

iarmhiman wrote: Mon May 10, 2021 5:22 pm 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 ?
by bimboman
Mon May 10, 2021 5:37 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 25162
Views: 702126

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Well SNP and the greens are pro independence and have a majority together so how isn't that a mandate? They got less than 50% of the vote combined. 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...
by bimboman
Mon May 10, 2021 5:36 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 25162
Views: 702126

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Britain has been anything but adversarial since departure , the EU and some European leaders have been bat shit ex wife crazy. Boris stretches credibility every time he describes the EU as our friends and allies. They have absolutely jumped the shark since we voted to leave. It's all rather unedify...
by bimboman
Mon May 10, 2021 5:26 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 25162
Views: 702126

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

In the making though since 1957 Treaty of Rome. Ever Closer Union was the goal then, so anyone who says the UK joined the EEC in 1973 only as it was a trading bloc is ignorant. The plan since 1957 was ever closer union. It's documented. The UK knew what it was joining as did Ireland and Denmark sam...
by bimboman
Mon May 10, 2021 5:09 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Property Rental Advice - UK
Replies: 20
Views: 745

Re: Property Rental Advice - UK

Give 2 months notice and the landlord will accept it in a heart beat. The courts are closed and they themselves have to give 6 months right now. They’re better off getting a new tenant at a higher rent.
by bimboman
Mon May 10, 2021 5:07 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 25162
Views: 702126

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

More fear of the future than the past but you vent away. No venting in my post. What do you have to fear from the continuation of a 400 year old Union? Scotland leaving doesn't actually change the status of the rUK in international law. A break up of the original union of England/Wales and Scotland...
by bimboman
Mon May 10, 2021 5:05 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 25162
Views: 702126

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Britain has been anything but adversarial since departure , the EU and some European leaders have been bat shit ex wife crazy.
by bimboman
Mon May 10, 2021 4:57 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 25162
Views: 702126

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

The irony of the Brexit boys whining about a 'mandate for a referendum' :lol: I don't think there's any irony in that. It's the same argument against a second Brexit referendum because some folk weren't happy with the first. No sympathy for people who voted no to independence on the premise that th...
by bimboman
Mon May 10, 2021 4:33 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 25162
Views: 702126

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

I don't post on this thread anymore but I'm only here to post about the technicalities of a Scottish currency in the event of independence. Currently a few Scottish banks print their own notes, They have to be backed up by bank of England notes issued by bank of England. Scottish notes are not lega...
by bimboman
Mon May 10, 2021 3:57 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 25162
Views: 702126

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Regardless of all the other issues with independence, the comparable to brexit would be if the U.K. had been a member of the Euro pre the vote to leave. It’s unlikely we would have left. Everyone wondering what’s left in their bank accounts and what currency their salaries and mortgages would be in ...
by bimboman
Mon May 10, 2021 2:55 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The New Official Tory Cronyism and Sleaze thread
Replies: 626
Views: 17261

Re: The New Official Tory Cronyism and Sleaze thread

So......there's going to another by-election in a very safe Labour seat just at around June 21. I don't think anyone really gives a shit. One thing is certain the United Kingdom is an oitdated concept. Politics will not get back to normal for a decade, if ever. Wtaf is normal now? “My side keeps ge...
by bimboman
Mon May 10, 2021 1:57 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37756
Views: 1121103

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Not to worry though. The overwhelming consensus, amongst the Science and Health communities, is in favour of wearing masks. There'll always be some idiots, like Bimbo, spouting their rubbish and hanging on to the odd dissenting 'expert'. The argument, however, has already been, conclusively, won by...
by bimboman
Mon May 10, 2021 1:17 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37756
Views: 1121103

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Dunno.
One would assume
Something like only 43% of the masked portion of the Danish study wore masks.
Bingo, stop comparing apples with oranges. It’s silly.
by bimboman
Mon May 10, 2021 1:10 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 25162
Views: 702126

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

80% just given up upon. By the Brexity wing of the Tories. Too much detail, bless, and possibly involving citizens crossing borders. 80% of 20% would be a more reasonable bit of guess work. In fact 80% of 20% of 12% ..... Also most services so far have adjusted with little worries. They were given ...