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by Ghost-Of-Nepia
Thu May 13, 2021 7:38 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Clan v. Reds
Replies: 167
Views: 2482

Re: Clan v. Reds

Poor form from the home team fans in not putting this together. Does anyone on the bored support the Highlanders? No one really. South Cantabrian JDog wore a boiler suit on the terrace at the Brook once so has adopted them over the Crusaders for some bizarre reason. Mid Cantabrian... Ashburton isn'...
by Ghost-Of-Nepia
Tue May 11, 2021 1:01 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Don’t get blind-sided …
Replies: 7
Views: 1076

Re: Don’t get blind-sided …

Sefton wrote: Mon May 10, 2021 8:22 pm
Just noticed when I wanted to read an article
:lol: :lol: :lol:

So that's where you get your rugby knowledge from.
After searching hither and thither, he finally found a writer who knew his stuff.
by Ghost-Of-Nepia
Mon May 10, 2021 9:11 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Is there still no Trans-Tasman comp in place?
Replies: 81
Views: 2921

Re: Is there still no Trans-Tasman comp in place?

As a Highlanders fan, I'm all over the Reds head to head at $3+. Sickening arrogance from the TAB NZ bookies.
by Ghost-Of-Nepia
Fri May 07, 2021 10:50 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Jarryd Hayne sent to prison
Replies: 80
Views: 5189

Re: Jarryd Hayne sent to prison

CrazyIslander wrote: Fri May 07, 2021 7:09 am
A very touchy subject, that's why I fekt I should write about it.
Ktistian Inu
Image

You've done a great job with his name, mate!
by Ghost-Of-Nepia
Thu May 06, 2021 10:58 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: cool as a cucumber
Replies: 101
Views: 5455

Re: cool as a cucumber

Remember when Yeeb made out he was a Hedge Fund Manager, when in fact he was like the office manager at a hedge fund Poor lad, shooting for David Brent, landing on Gareth Funnily enough, I get strong "Simon" vibes from backrow. https://encrypted-tbn0.gstatic.com/images?q=tbn:ANd9GcTNn4OlxTTgM8bOUlk...
by Ghost-Of-Nepia
Tue May 04, 2021 1:56 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Things are alright
Replies: 53
Views: 2374

Re: Things are alright

My good mate arrived in Wellington from Aussie on Friday so I took a half day. We went to the pub, enjoyed several beers, won some money on the punt, then we flew to Dunedin the next morning for his brother's 40th on Saturday night. Great evening with an open bar. Flew back from Dunedin on Sunday (a...
by Ghost-Of-Nepia
Mon May 03, 2021 1:18 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Overseas Australians could face jail for trying to come home
Replies: 365
Views: 8772

Re: Overseas Australians could face jail for trying to come home

Labelling a country racist without any understanding of the issue just demonstrates you don’t have a clue. Covid cases in hotel quarantine have skyrocketed. They are all coming from India. This is a huge risk to Australia. It is not a racist policy in any way. You are completely wrong here. Whether...
by Ghost-Of-Nepia
Thu Apr 29, 2021 9:16 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: New Car Warranty
Replies: 21
Views: 1117

Re: New Car Warranty

Ali's Choice wrote: Thu Apr 29, 2021 12:23 pm Servicing is f**king cheap.

Has there been a slump in butt-plug sales?
Not according to my credit card statement.
by Ghost-Of-Nepia
Thu Apr 29, 2021 8:32 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Silver lake All Blacks
Replies: 320
Views: 8669

Re: Silver lake All Blacks

CrazyIslander wrote: Mon Apr 26, 2021 9:52 pm
guy smiley wrote: Mon Apr 26, 2021 8:22 pm Having two AB teams play on opposite sides of the world on the same weekend might have been an ego striking gimmick a few years back
Never happened.

1949.

I mean, it was more race-related than marketing gimmicky but...
by Ghost-Of-Nepia
Thu Apr 29, 2021 1:19 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: New Car Warranty
Replies: 21
Views: 1117

Re: New Car Warranty

jdogscoop wrote: Thu Apr 29, 2021 12:27 am It's a Toyota FFS it doesn't need servicing.

Aside from gas just put some water in it from time to time.

You will die before it does.

You're welcome.
Fond memories of your Dunedin runabout, by the sounds...
by Ghost-Of-Nepia
Thu Apr 29, 2021 1:17 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: RIP Michael Collins
Replies: 15
Views: 1607

Re: RIP Michael Collins

jdogscoop wrote: Thu Apr 29, 2021 12:28 am Wow the Highlanders injury crisis really has deepened.

:(
Stole the joke I was about to make. :x
by Ghost-Of-Nepia
Tue Apr 27, 2021 8:06 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Everyday Things That Annoy You
Replies: 3451
Views: 217173

Re: Everyday Things That Annoy You

koroke hangareka wrote: Fri Apr 09, 2021 2:45 pm "Rounds" are a stupid idea. You should be able to drink at your own pace and not have to worry about financing somebody else's excessive consumption.
Sure, I'll have a drink if someone offers, but apart from that I'm boycotting the whole business.
Welcome back, OutOfTouch!
by Ghost-Of-Nepia
Tue Apr 20, 2021 6:42 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ Politics Thread
Replies: 34774
Views: 1509428

Re: NZ Politics Thread

Happy Anzac day from the National Party https://scontent-akl1-1.xx.fbcdn.net/v/t1.6435-9/173864851_1132005583878715_2012856254060077987_n.jpg?_nc_cat=104&ccb=1-3&_nc_sid=8bfeb9&_nc_ohc=AKqz73caT9gAX9Ezz5S&_nc_ht=scontent-akl1-1.xx&oh=fa0952041ef1496df31ad6914a1ed089&oe=60A280C6 Wrong on so many lev...
by Ghost-Of-Nepia
Sun Apr 11, 2021 12:11 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Legit try?
Replies: 16
Views: 1378

Re: Legit try?

This may be the craziest try you’ll ever see. A video from a Harbour Hawks game in New Zealand’s premier rugby division has picked up thousands of views online, stunning rugby fans the world over with the miracle try it captures. In the clip, Hawks playmaker Logan Allen receives the ball from a scr...
by Ghost-Of-Nepia
Wed Apr 07, 2021 9:49 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ Politics Thread
Replies: 34774
Views: 1509428

Re: NZ Politics Thread

Currently in Te Anau and had a beer with the hotel manager last night (as we know each other from a few years back). It's been pretty grim, with staff layoffs galore, but the company itself has been pretty good by not forcing the management at each location to open up every room - instead, just the ...
by Ghost-Of-Nepia
Thu Apr 01, 2021 6:38 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Crusaders vs Highlanders: MATCH THREAD: Fri 2nd April
Replies: 216
Views: 4474

Re: Crusaders vs Highlanders: MATCH THREAD: Fri 2nd April

Ali's Choice wrote: Thu Apr 01, 2021 6:26 am Bump,

Really looking forward to this match. I expect a close, torrid affair with the Crusaders perhaps outlasting the Highlanders in the final few minutes.

18-15

Lulz.

25-point towelling to be handed out by the Cockandballsaders over the Cretinous Clansmen.
by Ghost-Of-Nepia
Wed Mar 31, 2021 4:01 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Crusaders vs Highlanders: MATCH THREAD: Fri 2nd April
Replies: 216
Views: 4474

Re: Crusaders vs Highlanders: MATCH THREAD: Fri 2nd April

Ali's Choice wrote: Wed Mar 31, 2021 3:52 am
vintage_cox wrote: Wed Mar 31, 2021 3:42 am It was some rowdy house party, cops and noise complaints etc
Joshua Ioane is quickly developing a very bad reputation.
As a Highlanders fan, I'd be quite happy if he f**ked off then f**ked off some more
by Ghost-Of-Nepia
Wed Mar 31, 2021 2:56 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ Politics Thread
Replies: 34774
Views: 1509428

Re: NZ Politics Thread

Caught up with the property manager and my tenants today as I'm in Dunedin for a couple of days. The insulation was upgraded in the last few days and they're very happy (along with the new kitchen I installed last year). But, my God, the two tenants can talk. I swear they must sit at home all day, t...
by Ghost-Of-Nepia
Fri Mar 26, 2021 10:12 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Blackcaps vs Bangladesh
Replies: 33
Views: 664

Re: Blackcaps vs Bangladesh

Hard to know what/how much to take from that. We beat Bangladesh convincingly at home, as we should. Only definite takeaway for me is that Conway is all class and must be in the Test team somewhere. You'd think he has to come in at the expense of Nicholls. Yes he got runs over the summer, but off h...
by Ghost-Of-Nepia
Fri Mar 26, 2021 10:05 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ Politics Thread
Replies: 34774
Views: 1509428

Re: NZ Politics Thread

Rates, insurance and maintenance are all tax deductible. Are you still in a loss making situation with your rental FOG? Our rental income still doesn't cover our costs, and like you (iirc) it was no where near it in the early days. We've tried to be good landlords. Keep the property as affordable a...
by Ghost-Of-Nepia
Wed Mar 24, 2021 8:32 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Globus unwell
Replies: 135
Views: 9540

Re: Globus unwell

shanky wrote: Tue Mar 23, 2021 10:41 pm
Enzedder wrote: Tue Mar 23, 2021 10:37 pm
nardol wrote: Tue Mar 23, 2021 9:01 pm Globs is home


Prince Phillip is home

The stories are true!?
I think that if Globby stood next to the Queen in public, the question would be

"Who is that with Globby?"
Well, it wouldn't be his aunt, that's for sure.
:lol:
by Ghost-Of-Nepia
Sun Mar 21, 2021 5:21 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Blues vs Crusaders: MATCH THREAD: Sunday 21st March
Replies: 385
Views: 7634

Re: Blues vs Crusaders: MATCH THREAD: Sunday 21st March

Sevu Reece is unlikeable for several reasons.
by Ghost-Of-Nepia
Tue Mar 16, 2021 4:26 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Welly Cabal tomorrow arvo
Replies: 45
Views: 1085

Re: Welly Cabal tomorrow arvo

I'm in managed isolation. Screw you guys and your footloose freedom loving ways. Where? Rotorua, Ted. Unfortunately those undergoing managed isolation in Rotorua gave to move into Secondary isolation unit outside of Rotorua for a further week. Something about removing the smell... Murupara will wel...
by Ghost-Of-Nepia
Tue Mar 16, 2021 12:14 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Welly Cabal tomorrow arvo
Replies: 45
Views: 1085

Re: Welly Cabal tomorrow arvo

Sorry Enz, haven't texted you back yet. I'm 50/50 - got a bit on at work and trying to fit in some time with the newish better half (and no, I'm not bringing her along).
by Ghost-Of-Nepia
Sun Mar 14, 2021 2:06 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Globus unwell
Replies: 135
Views: 9540

Re: Globus unwell

You can't die yet, Globus.







There's not enough room for you under the patio.
by Ghost-Of-Nepia
Wed Mar 10, 2021 3:31 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ Politics Thread
Replies: 34774
Views: 1509428

Re: NZ Politics Thread

So the Prime minister has decided not to appear in her weekly spot on Mike Hoskings show, now whatever you think about Hoskings and his interview style, I don't think this is a great look and does smack of dodging the tough stuff. This slot has been going since 2014 and the only other time a PM has...
by Ghost-Of-Nepia
Wed Mar 10, 2021 2:07 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Piers Morgan gooonnnnnnneeee
Replies: 134
Views: 5979

Re: Piers Morgan gooonnnnnnneeee

Thomas wrote: Wed Mar 10, 2021 1:41 am
jambanja wrote: Wed Mar 10, 2021 1:32 am
Thomas wrote: Wed Mar 10, 2021 1:25 am I thought I told you Kiwi plum to not click the link! :x
Well you did have to go and mention the war

That first ball was bowled from halfway down the pitch
I know. *chef's kiss* Beeeeautiful.
Not like an Aussie to overstep the mark...

Oh shit, now I'm triggered.
by Ghost-Of-Nepia
Wed Mar 10, 2021 2:04 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ Politics Thread
Replies: 34774
Views: 1509428

Re: NZ Politics Thread

So the Prime minister has decided not to appear in her weekly spot on Mike Hoskings show, now whatever you think about Hoskings and his interview style, I don't think this is a great look and does smack of dodging the tough stuff. This slot has been going since 2014 and the only other time a PM has...
by Ghost-Of-Nepia
Tue Mar 09, 2021 9:47 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: New Zealand...fvcked
Replies: 534
Views: 19733

Re: New Zealand...fvcked

A guy I know has just returned from 3-1/2 months travelling around Central America and Europe. Just in case he doesn't get picked up for a bill by the MIQ processes (he left well after the cut off time for no charge), I've screenshotted his Instagram stories of him returning and some of his travel ...
by Ghost-Of-Nepia
Tue Mar 09, 2021 9:34 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: New Zealand...fvcked
Replies: 534
Views: 19733

Re: New Zealand...fvcked

A guy I know has just returned from 3-1/2 months travelling around Central America and Europe. Just in case he doesn't get picked up for a bill by the MIQ processes (he left well after the cut off time for no charge), I've screenshotted his Instagram stories of him returning and some of his travel p...
by Ghost-Of-Nepia
Fri Mar 05, 2021 5:05 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Worst teams in a pro sports league?
Replies: 53
Views: 3087

Re: Worst teams in a pro sports league?

The Otago Nuggets had a 33-game losing streak in NZ's National Basketball League across 2-3 seasons 10 years ago.
by Ghost-Of-Nepia
Fri Mar 05, 2021 4:46 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: New Zealand...fvcked
Replies: 534
Views: 19733

Re: New Zealand...fvcked

That's a very very expensive status quo, lockdown is costing the country roughly $240 million a week I understand the economic argument. I just value lives more, and I'm not convinced this latest outbreak has been put out. It's such a fine line. I value lives more too, it's just so hard to justify ...
by Ghost-Of-Nepia
Mon Mar 01, 2021 1:11 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Simon Doull - what is his problem?
Replies: 119
Views: 5180

Re: Simon Doull - what is his problem?

    Thomas wrote: Mon Mar 01, 2021 1:11 am I wish I could grow shoulder length hair as part of a mid life crisis instead of getting fat and sad.
    :lol:
    by Ghost-Of-Nepia
    Mon Mar 01, 2021 12:22 am
    Forum: Rugby Forum
    Topic: New Zealand...fvcked
    Replies: 534
    Views: 19733

    Re: New Zealand...fvcked

    booji boy wrote: Mon Mar 01, 2021 12:07 am I was in Rotorua last week staying right next to one of the quarantine hotels.
    Super spreader! :x :x
    by Ghost-Of-Nepia
    Sun Feb 28, 2021 11:46 pm
    Forum: Rugby Forum
    Topic: New Zealand...fvcked
    Replies: 534
    Views: 19733

    Re: New Zealand...fvcked

    To this point, I have people in Ashburton rolling their eyes and saying Fvck Auckland. :lol: Seriously people? It carries a third of the country's population and pretty much all of the international air traffic. Of course there's going to be leaks there. Which begs the question why isn't this shit ...
    by Ghost-Of-Nepia
    Sun Feb 28, 2021 10:36 pm
    Forum: Rugby Forum
    Topic: Simon Doull - what is his problem?
    Replies: 119
    Views: 5180

    Re: Simon Doull - what is his problem?

    Sounds to me like Steyn is having a mid-life crisis. I'd thoroughly recommend it.
    by Ghost-Of-Nepia
    Sat Feb 27, 2021 10:53 am
    Forum: Rugby Forum
    Topic: Dan Carter retires from pro-Rugby
    Replies: 123
    Views: 4731

    Re: Dan Carter retires from pro-Rugby

    Greatest 10 ever. Absolute GOAT at first-five. Favourite memory, aside from the Lions 2nd test, was when he started at 10 vs France in 2004. He still hadn't cemented his starting first-five spot at that point. A week after a close win over Wales. Stephen Jones was wanking on all week about powderpu...
    by Ghost-Of-Nepia
    Fri Feb 26, 2021 6:59 pm
    Forum: Rugby Forum
    Topic: Rate Kiwi athlete Lisa Carrington
    Replies: 479
    Views: 19253

    Re: Rate Kiwi athlete Lisa Carrington

    Who's more natural Lisa Carrington or Brock Lesnar? Would Brock get arrested in Sweden, come to think of it, would Lisa Carrington? Edit: I’ve had a look and the K1 or Canoe slalom world camps have never been held in Sweden, obviously out of concern that most participants could well be arrested Thi...
    by Ghost-Of-Nepia
    Thu Feb 25, 2021 11:28 pm
    Forum: Rugby Forum
    Topic: Is mispronouncing Pasifika names offensive?
    Replies: 138
    Views: 3551

    Re: Is mispronouncing Pasifika names offensive?

    jdogscoop wrote: Thu Feb 25, 2021 10:44 am
    mr bungle wrote: Thu Feb 25, 2021 6:12 am
    jdogscoop wrote: Thu Feb 25, 2021 6:11 am Broadcasters and commentators should make the effort to pronounce names correctly.

    Also, fvck being a broadcaster or commentator.
    How many folks fuck your first name up?
    Quite a few. :nod:
    I've known you for 24 years and still don't have a clue, so I just stick with J.
    by Ghost-Of-Nepia
    Wed Feb 24, 2021 3:41 am
    Forum: Rugby Forum
    Topic: Who Leads the Haka fred number 58,762
    Replies: 24
    Views: 648

    Re: Who Leads the Haka fred number 58,762

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=htCTWZqCMhQ As a Saffer, my favourite was the Buck Shelford led Kamate. My favourite All Black. Just kinda stood there and delivered a ferocious and focused challenge. Don't understand the cultural aspect that much, but always enjoyed watching a imposing figure like ...