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by Cullen
Sun Oct 18, 2020 7:34 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Congratulations to the All Blacks!
Replies: 23
Views: 634

Re: Congratulations to the All Blacks!

Awesome that we go to Oz with the series still alive
by Cullen
Sun Oct 18, 2020 7:08 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wallabies v All-Blacks - Bledisloe II - Official Match Thread
Replies: 489
Views: 4345

Re: Wallabies v All-Blacks - Bledisloe II - Official Match Thread

You can’t just do the caterpillar dance move all the way to the line. Up, slide forward. Up, slide forward. Needed to let go of the ball before getting to his knees. Sam Cane is immense. Tackles everything hard. Very happy for the skip to be on the end of a great team try. Both NZ halfbacks played w...
by Cullen
Tue Aug 18, 2020 8:36 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Melbourne. Fvcked.
Replies: 2400
Views: 48493

Re: Melbourne. Fvcked.

Wish your wife a speedy and full recovery Farva. Hope everyone in Melbourne is holding up ok. I’ve got a mate who was in the process of relocating to Queensland prior to lockdown. He’s now at the point where he’s just going to bite the bullet and do the quarantine with his family. Told me by the end...
by Cullen
Wed Aug 05, 2020 10:27 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Melbourne. Fvcked.
Replies: 2400
Views: 48493

Re: Melbourne. Fvcked.

Any tips from Kiwis? The Mrs and I are going to quit booze for 6 weeks, set up a home gym and get a home exercise routine going. Should have benefits for the long term too. Had just started an ocean swimming beginners training program so a bit pissed off that is gone. Not sure if I should wait 6 wee...
by Cullen
Tue Aug 04, 2020 10:33 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Melbourne. Fvcked.
Replies: 2400
Views: 48493

Re: Melbourne. Fvcked.

Take your glasses off and read my position again. Right from March 26 I've been interested in best practice on reducing the impact of Covid-19 on vulnerable people and communities. That you see it as trolling is a betrayal of your own insecurities. But I'm glad you do acknowledge NZ response as gol...
by Cullen
Tue Aug 04, 2020 3:06 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Melbourne. Fvcked.
Replies: 2400
Views: 48493

Re: Melbourne. Fvcked.

ADF now conducting door to door checks on people who have been ordered to isolate. Of the 3000 checks 800 people are not where they are supposed to be!

$4660 on the spot fine for people not at home. $20k for repeat offenders.

Fucken stay at home you infected plum
by Cullen
Tue Aug 04, 2020 2:03 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Melbourne. Fvcked.
Replies: 2400
Views: 48493

Re: Melbourne. Fvcked.

The really sad thing is the current restrictions put in place for 6 weeks are going to be needed for much longer than 6 weeks. On the day of level 4 lockdown in New Zealand we had 205 active cases and 4 weeks was enough to bring the effective reproduction number back under control. Metro Melbourne ...
by Cullen
Tue Aug 04, 2020 1:33 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Melbourne. Fvcked.
Replies: 2400
Views: 48493

Re: Melbourne. Fvcked.

The really sad thing is the current restrictions put in place for 6 weeks are going to be needed for much longer than 6 weeks. On the day of level 4 lockdown in New Zealand we had 205 active cases and 4 weeks was enough to bring the effective reproduction number back under control. Metro Melbourne ...
by Cullen
Sun Aug 02, 2020 10:40 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Melbourne. Fvcked.
Replies: 2400
Views: 48493

Re: Melbourne. Fvcked.

Pat the Ex Mat wrote:
Cullen wrote: Not to mention the guards were on Jobkeeper while being paid cash in hand. And the company was billing for 8 guards when only 2 were on site.
That isn't a Labor issue.
No. It’s fraud.
by Cullen
Sun Aug 02, 2020 10:31 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Melbourne. Fvcked.
Replies: 2400
Views: 48493

Re: Melbourne. Fvcked.

Who would have thought putting poorly trained and paid security guards on the job would go wrong. Managers can be awful stupid but when it comes to blame they exceed all expectations Our society’s push for ‘efficiency’ over ‘effectiveness’ is the root cause of so many problems. It cripples companie...
by Cullen
Sun Aug 02, 2020 10:23 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Melbourne. Fvcked.
Replies: 2400
Views: 48493

Re: Melbourne. Fvcked.

State of Disaster announced. More police powers Do they have the power to hang some security guards from a few light poles, pour encourager les autres? Is most of this problem originating from those guards who were receiving favours? Hanging seems too good if so - unless by the balls Yes. It is ass...
by Cullen
Sat Aug 01, 2020 10:10 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Melbourne. Fvcked.
Replies: 2400
Views: 48493

Re: Melbourne. Fvcked.

I'm a bit confused as to why unwell essential workers are going in to work. Surely their companies would be sending them home? I work for an essential service in NZ and anyone with any symptoms had to remain at home until cleared. As did anyone who had a member of their bubble being tested for Covi...
by Cullen
Sat Aug 01, 2020 3:30 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Melbourne. Fvcked.
Replies: 2400
Views: 48493

Re: Melbourne. Fvcked.

I'm a bit confused as to why unwell essential workers are going in to work. Surely their companies would be sending them home? I work for an essential service in NZ and anyone with any symptoms had to remain at home until cleared. As did anyone who had a member of their bubble being tested for Covi...
by Cullen
Sat Aug 01, 2020 3:26 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Melbourne. Fvcked.
Replies: 2400
Views: 48493

Re: Melbourne. Fvcked.

We had some crazy bint come down our way from Melbourne right after she got tested, did the grand tour of the area for the weekend and then finds out she is positive, small businesses in towns like Orbost, Bruthen and Lakes Entrance had to close up for deep cleaning. People were shitting themselves...
by Cullen
Sat Aug 01, 2020 2:26 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Melbourne. Fvcked.
Replies: 2400
Views: 48493

Re: Melbourne. Fvcked.

I'm a bit confused as to why unwell essential workers are going in to work. Surely their companies would be sending them home? I work for an essential service in NZ and anyone with any symptoms had to remain at home until cleared. As did anyone who had a member of their bubble being tested for Covi...
by Cullen
Sat Aug 01, 2020 2:23 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Melbourne. Fvcked.
Replies: 2400
Views: 48493

Re: Melbourne. Fvcked.

Warrnambool? Yeah, just out of town. Portland is an hour away from here. No cases. A young lady came down from Melbourne to Portland to see her sick Mum. The daughter had Covid. Infected Mum, Dad, the nurse and 2 others. Her Dad died last week. Mid-50s. She killed her Dad. However nothing she did w...
by Cullen
Sat Aug 01, 2020 12:23 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Melbourne. Fvcked.
Replies: 2400
Views: 48493

Re: Melbourne. Fvcked.

My interpretation of it is that the initial lockdown was successful but the hotel quarantine stuff up was a disaster. Even if we went through a NZ style lockdown with complete elimination returning people escaping quarantine would still have occurred through the decision to use under resources secur...
by Cullen
Wed Jul 29, 2020 3:50 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Melbourne. Fvcked.
Replies: 2400
Views: 48493

Re: Melbourne. Fvcked.

Two new cases in Queensland. The first since May which aren't from people testing positive in quarantine. Both are women who travelled from Melbourne via Sydney and lied on their border forms. One of them works at a school and both attended a large church on the weekend...instead of being in quaran...
by Cullen
Sat Jul 25, 2020 11:40 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Crusaders vs Hurricanes: MATCH THREAD: Sat 25th July
Replies: 319
Views: 4963

Re: Crusaders vs Hurricanes: MATCH THREAD: Sat 25th July

https://i.ibb.co/xsh9yQ0/IMG-4540-copy.jpg Yellow card and a punch in the face from a back! :lol: If Foster even mentions duel playmakers again he can f u ck off back to Hamilton club rugby. Ritchie Mo can run the show for the nest 5 years. We missed that RWC cycle by 12 months. There is some talen...
by Cullen
Sun Jul 19, 2020 7:51 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: SR Aotearoa 'Team of the Week' Rd 6
Replies: 26
Views: 790

Re: SR Aotearoa 'Team of the Week' Rd 6

Kirifi brings so much energy. Always going 100 mph and looking for more work.
Hopefully he can feature in the North vs South match
by Cullen
Sat Jul 18, 2020 10:45 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The booing of Beauden Barrett by the Wellington crowd
Replies: 70
Views: 1546

Re: The booing of Beauden Barrett by the Wellington crowd

The crowd were saying Booachop to show their support for starting 10 JGB
by Cullen
Sun Jun 21, 2020 7:48 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Super Rugby Aotearoa 'Team of the Week' Round 2
Replies: 45
Views: 1052

Re: Super Rugby Aotearoa 'Team of the Week' Round 2

Ali's Choice wrote:
Cullen wrote:Can’t remember as it’s been so long.
Is the Dane Coles award for a player that is shit but played well this round? Or for a player that is shit?
Worst individual performance of the round.
That hurricanes reserve winger who flicked the ball back in for the Saders try was a bit shit.
by Cullen
Sun Jun 21, 2020 6:43 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Super Rugby Aotearoa 'Team of the Week' Round 2
Replies: 45
Views: 1052

Re: Super Rugby Aotearoa 'Team of the Week' Round 2

Can’t remember as it’s been so long.
Is the Dane Coles award for a player that is shit but played well this round? Or for a player that is shit?
by Cullen
Wed Jun 10, 2020 11:13 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Super Rugby Aotearoa. Now with Spectators!!!!
Replies: 72
Views: 2451

Re: Super Rugby Aotearoa. Now with Spectators!!!!

Just signed up to Kayo
$15/month billed through my Telstra Mobile account

Live rugby is worth that. $2/game of SRA

Looking forward to Friday
by Cullen
Tue Jun 09, 2020 9:33 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Super Rugby Aotearoa. Now with Spectators!!!!
Replies: 72
Views: 2451

Re: Super Rugby Aotearoa. Now with Spectators!!!!

I hope NZR is exploring other options. I would happily pay to stream via the ABs website or Optus

I also hope the full payment of these games goes to NZR not SAANZAR
by Cullen
Mon Jun 08, 2020 8:15 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Super Rugby Aotearoa. Now with Spectators!!!!
Replies: 72
Views: 2451

Re: Super Rugby Aotearoa. Now with Spectators!!!!

Has Foxtel in Australia confirmed its showing this goodness?
by Cullen
Wed Jun 03, 2020 9:36 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ Rugby Take up My Suggestions on Red Cards
Replies: 108
Views: 4868

Re: NZ Rugby Take up My Suggestions on Red Cards

Enzedder wrote:For you to take credit for the change, can you show evidence of when you put your proposal to NZ Rugby or did they come up with it independently?
He provided the link.
NZR have a private account on here
by Cullen
Sun May 24, 2020 7:25 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Farewell Super Rugby - thanks for the memories
Replies: 93
Views: 3217

Re: Farewell Super Rugby - thanks for the memories

naki wrote:
But it’s fair to say that now that it’s a defunct competition anyone celebrating the fact that their team once one a title or two would anachronistic and silly. Very silly indeed.
The only NZ poster To not see their team win. Will go down in history. :lol:
by Cullen
Sun May 24, 2020 6:01 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Farewell Super Rugby - thanks for the memories
Replies: 93
Views: 3217

Re: Farewell Super Rugby - thanks for the memories

The geographical association works well with the Australian teams as the teams are state based (except for the Melbourne Rebels which is strange) When they were the Wellington Hurricanes you always had people from small cities complaining as they didn’t want to be associated with Wellington. Fair en...
by Cullen
Sat Apr 25, 2020 10:19 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Businesses/Industries that will take longest to bounce back?
Replies: 57
Views: 2019

Re: Businesses/Industries that will take longest to bounce b

Can’t imagine many people booking a cruise anytime soon

Never saw the appeal of a floating hotel
by Cullen
Thu Apr 23, 2020 10:00 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Bang average players that got a crazy amount of caps.
Replies: 215
Views: 6553

Re: Bang average players that got a crazy amount of caps.

Please include Nick Phipps in the thread title

2. Nathan Harris 20 caps for the ABs. Coincided with Coles injury
by Cullen
Thu Apr 23, 2020 12:17 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: On-field thuggery XV
Replies: 120
Views: 3835

Re: On-field thuggery XV

Jake wrote:John Ashworth at loosehead. Dirtiest cvnt ever.
Are you aware he finished rugby to be a nudist farmer. Would get around in gunboats and a G-string our in the paddocks
by Cullen
Sat Apr 18, 2020 11:57 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The properly dopey-looking XV
Replies: 117
Views: 3154

Re: The properly dopey-looking XV

I submit Rodney Ah You at tighthead based entirely on the levels of dopiness required to find yourself in this position in a scrum http://www.irishtimes.com/polopoly_fs/1.2070435.1421611641!/image/image.jpg_gen/derivatives/box_620_330/image.jpg Great call about Rodney Ah You because he is truly dop...
by Cullen
Sat Apr 18, 2020 11:51 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Brain Fart XV
Replies: 45
Views: 1539

Re: Brain Fart XV

John Mitchell as coach
by Cullen
Sat Apr 18, 2020 11:48 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Brain Fart XV
Replies: 45
Views: 1539

Re: Brain Fart XV

Kurtley Beal for opting for the soccer style slide tackle rather than kicking the goal in the Lions series

Odd choice
by Cullen
Wed Apr 15, 2020 3:29 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Stealing a paycheck XV
Replies: 124
Views: 3358

Re: Stealing a paycheck XV

I'm struggling to think of an AB from the professional era who would be a legitimate candidate for a 'Stealing a Paycheck XV'. You could make the case for AB players stealing paychecks when they played overseas as they got older, or for players who played 1 or 2 games for the ABs (I can think of a ...
by Cullen
Tue Apr 14, 2020 12:23 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Yet another XV, most disliked player
Replies: 77
Views: 2377

Re: Yet another XV, most disliked player

9. Nick “70 test caps of pure garbage” Phipps
by Cullen
Tue Apr 14, 2020 12:15 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Your favourite all time player ever!
Replies: 120
Views: 3335

Re: Your favourite all time player ever!

Cullen

Chabal
by Cullen
Tue Apr 14, 2020 12:11 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Religious loon wins Darwin award.
Replies: 22
Views: 1764

Re: Religious loon wins Darwin award.

I wonder how many he infected with those healing hands
by Cullen
Sun Apr 12, 2020 10:57 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Hottest WAG XV
Replies: 51
Views: 2930

Re: Hottest WAG XV

ScarfaceClaw wrote:
Nieghorn wrote:Speaking of punching above weight, figuratively speaking ... James Slipper, the envy of front rowers everywhere!

Image
Bloody nora.
Outstanding