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by crapbackrow
Thu Jan 14, 2021 2:15 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Brexit Britain Must Rescue Ireland
Replies: 127
Views: 4993

Re: Brexit Britain Must Rescue Ireland

how does this fit with the 'northern ireland as the miserable, backward relation' narrative repeated at every opportunity by the irish?
by crapbackrow
Thu Jan 07, 2021 5:01 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128820
Views: 5546173

Re: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all

The BBC carrying on with their nakedly political agenda. The live feed full of spurious BLM comparisons, some of which they didn't even bother to hide inside POV quotes. Already ageing badly following the fatalities. Contrasting shots of yesterday's disorder with carefully selected shots from long ...
by crapbackrow
Thu Jan 07, 2021 4:47 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128820
Views: 5546173

Re: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all

The BBC carrying on with their nakedly political agenda. The live feed full of spurious BLM comparisons, some of which they didn't even bother to hide inside POV quotes. Already ageing badly following the fatalities. Contrasting shots of yesterday's disorder with carefully selected shots from long r...
by crapbackrow
Sat Nov 14, 2020 4:49 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Scummings going by Xmas..... Boris next year.
Replies: 10619
Views: 283738

Re: Scummings going by Xmas..... Boris next year.

Derwyn wrote: Sat Nov 14, 2020 11:33 am Boris really is a gift to the independence movements. A clown, a charlatan and 🇬🇧s worst ever Prime Minister.
there's more than one independence movement? which other independence movement exists that isn't a fringe laughing stock?
by crapbackrow
Thu Oct 29, 2020 11:41 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Free School Meals
Replies: 584
Views: 6342

Re: Free School Meals

Imagine being global capital's strumpet for decades to encourage economic growth, taking great pains to educate your workforce by sending them to "college" for half a decade, and you're still poorer than the backward brexiteering brits (including those on the same island).
by crapbackrow
Thu Oct 29, 2020 11:05 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Free School Meals
Replies: 584
Views: 6342

Re: Free School Meals

If we accept mr rashford's proposal, the obvious corollary is a program of state sponsored eugenics. If that's too much to stomach, then maybe we can just settle for forced adoption. If we believe there is a sizeable group of parents who lack the responsibility to look after their children, and we ...
by crapbackrow
Thu Oct 29, 2020 10:20 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Free School Meals
Replies: 584
Views: 6342

Re: Free School Meals

If we accept mr rashford's proposal, the obvious corollary is a program of state sponsored eugenics. If that's too much to stomach, then maybe we can just settle for forced adoption. If we believe there is a sizeable group of parents who lack the responsibility to look after their children, and we ...
by crapbackrow
Thu Oct 29, 2020 9:47 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Free School Meals
Replies: 584
Views: 6342

Re: Free School Meals

If we accept mr rashford's proposal, the obvious corollary is a program of state sponsored eugenics. If that's too much to stomach, then maybe we can just settle for forced adoption. If we believe there is a sizeable group of parents who lack the responsibility to look after their children, and we a...
by crapbackrow
Thu Jul 16, 2020 6:39 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Ireland to continue to let Apple avoid tax
Replies: 249
Views: 7973

Re: Ireland to continue to let Apple avoid tax

The Irish sneering at British institutions while managing to create a housing crisis even worse than London and the South East, thus ensuring existing landowners swallow almost all of the gains from their fiscal policy
by crapbackrow
Fri Jun 12, 2020 8:15 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Why is JK Rowling suddenly evil?
Replies: 697
Views: 24287

Re: Why is JK Rowling suddenly evil?

I remain unconvinced that surgical treatments are the right solution for body dysmorphia.
by crapbackrow
Fri Jun 12, 2020 8:11 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: ‘Rhodes Must Fall’ rage now in UK
Replies: 666
Views: 29013

Re: ‘Rhodes Must Fall’ rage now in UK

One wonders what difference any of this will make to the life outcomes of black britains. The same goes for the protests stateside...
by crapbackrow
Fri Jun 05, 2020 2:29 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Reducing subs: a scientist's view
Replies: 33
Views: 1689

Re: Reducing subs: a scientist's view

This sort of tinkering won't have the desired impact. A meaningful change would be to change the refereeing of the ruck, and specifically the height and body angle at which players start the clear out, but that won't happen as it would be a major and unpredictable change to game dynamics. Also would...
by crapbackrow
Fri Jun 05, 2020 2:18 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Scummings going by Xmas..... Boris next year.
Replies: 10619
Views: 283738

Re: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?

It's a political statement. Doctors can be politicised as much as anyone else. The question is why should we care what this one registrar thinks? Why should we care when a person in the direct line of fire calls out poor behaviour by government which - in the view of said medical expert - risks the...
by crapbackrow
Fri Jun 05, 2020 11:47 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Scummings going by Xmas..... Boris next year.
Replies: 10619
Views: 283738

Re: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?

It's a political statement. Doctors can be politicised as much as anyone else.

The question is why should we care what this one registrar thinks?
by crapbackrow
Thu Jun 04, 2020 2:37 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128820
Views: 5546173

Re: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all

:lol: It's a simple idea: fostering identity politics inevitably leads to racial discord. The Black Lives Matters movement will do nothing for African Americans in the long term because it will not lead to any meaningful change in these communities. All the middle class white penitence in the world ...
by crapbackrow
Thu Jun 04, 2020 12:02 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128820
Views: 5546173

Re: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all

Every reply completely failing to engage with anything I've said. Look, your choice whether you use whatever reasoning ability possess or default to emotional response.

I also understand it's hard to accept that, like everyone else, you got hustled by Obama.
by crapbackrow
Thu Jun 04, 2020 11:11 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128820
Views: 5546173

Re: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all

Obama spent his two terms promoting identity politics. In fact, his entire meteoric career was built on identity politics. A half Kenyan prep school boy leveraging the legacy of slavery for personal gain, and yet people want to see him as a modern saint :lol: If you want to point the finger at any ...
by crapbackrow
Thu Jun 04, 2020 10:45 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 29539
Views: 819140

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

You would really have to think England's problem with excess deaths runs deeper than just covid? General health of the nation? Is his excess deaths compared to the norm in England for previous years. If so then the general health of the nation unless it got considerably worse in the last 12 months ...
by crapbackrow
Thu Jun 04, 2020 10:42 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128820
Views: 5546173

Re: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all

Obama spent his two terms promoting identity politics. In fact, his entire meteoric career was built on identity politics. A half Kenyan prep school boy leveraging the legacy of slavery for personal gain, and yet people want to see him as a modern saint :lol: If you want to point the finger at any p...
by crapbackrow
Wed Jun 03, 2020 11:37 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Sturgeon, Covid and Scottish political stuff
Replies: 828
Views: 30142

Re: Sturgeon, Covid and Scottish political stuff

I think diversity is a good thing. One of the best parts about living down south is the vibrancy of different cultures and having friends from across the world. It gives you new perspectives. I'm sure it helps with the economy, business, the food and drink scene definitely. I don't see the benefits...
by crapbackrow
Wed Jun 03, 2020 11:20 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: American Cops behaving Badly (All inclusive thread)
Replies: 6604
Views: 332998

Re: American Cops behaving Badly (All inclusive thread)

In the UK:

How many people (men) die in police custody every year?

How many of these are black?

How do patterns of criminality vary by race?

Why am I even bothering to inject reason or evidence into this debate?
by crapbackrow
Wed Jun 03, 2020 10:19 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: American Cops behaving Badly (All inclusive thread)
Replies: 6604
Views: 332998

Re: American Cops behaving Badly (All inclusive thread)

Left wing FOMO writ large as they can't miss out on this opportunity for what they think is their MLK moment, leading otherwise intelligent people to condone violent disorder. Excusable perhaps among students in their radical phase; embarrassing for supposedly educated adults.
by crapbackrow
Wed Jun 03, 2020 12:36 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: American Cops behaving Badly (All inclusive thread)
Replies: 6604
Views: 332998

Re: American Cops behaving Badly (All inclusive thread)

When did the British media go so downhill? Unprecedented civil disorder and all we get on the evening news is pearl clutching about Trump holding a Bible. As for morons taking up airtime on public radio stations to share their incoherent thoughts on events in another country with an entirely differe...
by crapbackrow
Tue Jun 02, 2020 11:52 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128820
Views: 5546173

Re: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all

Obama's legacy of racial division bearing fruit. Sad!
by crapbackrow
Sun May 24, 2020 3:36 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Scummings going by Xmas..... Boris next year.
Replies: 10619
Views: 283738

Re: Boris goooooone or going?

Travelling in exceptional circumstances while carrying the virus? Let's call this for what it is. Two fingers to the people of the UK who followed the rules. Very wreckless and means the people of the UK could do what Cummings did in future if there is another lockdown. I doubt the man on the stree...
by crapbackrow
Sun May 24, 2020 3:31 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 29539
Views: 819140

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

if you'll believe that then... from a retired teacher no less
by crapbackrow
Sun May 24, 2020 3:26 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Scummings going by Xmas..... Boris next year.
Replies: 10619
Views: 283738

Re: Boris goooooone or going?

brexit derangement syndrome:

symptoms include claiming cummings broke lockdown rules when the government guidelines clearly made allowances for those looking after children. even the BBC conceded this point :lol: :lol: :lol:
by crapbackrow
Wed May 13, 2020 7:25 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Who is the second best European FH of professional era?
Replies: 54
Views: 2585

Re: Who is the second best European FH of professional era?

The latter phase of wilko's international career was average to shit. He really stank out the 2011 quarter final
by crapbackrow
Wed May 13, 2020 7:14 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Scummings going by Xmas..... Boris next year.
Replies: 10619
Views: 283738

Re: Boris goooooone or going?

Boris and his government has done a marvelous job at confusing everyone. England or at least a lot of the English, seem to think that the whole of the UK has lifted restrictions. Where as they are the only ones who have. Guest houses and camp sites in and around Swansea receiving requests for booki...
by crapbackrow
Tue May 12, 2020 11:20 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: XV by 100m relay XV
Replies: 51
Views: 2454

Re: XV by 100m relay XV

lawes for england? has a highlight reel of huge hits chasing kick offs
by crapbackrow
Tue May 12, 2020 11:18 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 29539
Views: 819140

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Any sort of business support in Sweden for businesses that have taken a serious hit due to drop in customers? Any response to the fact that Tegnall has said that Sweden planned to protect the elderly and care homes, but admits they've failed to do that, given that basically half their dead come fro...
by crapbackrow
Tue May 12, 2020 11:12 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 29539
Views: 819140

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

The Swedish model is not even vaguely a success. Look at Norway in comparison. So you think Norway is going to be fine long term in comparison to Sweden do you :roll: Serious question? Why wouldn't it be? if we had entered strict lockdown on new year's day for a full years, total deaths would be mi...
by crapbackrow
Tue May 12, 2020 11:00 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 29539
Views: 819140

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

the bedwetting brigade can't even concede that Mog is right this one time (stopped clocks etc) :lol: :lol:
by crapbackrow
Sun May 10, 2020 8:00 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 29539
Views: 819140

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

I think we can now safely conclude that devolution was a disaster for this country.
by crapbackrow
Sun May 10, 2020 7:44 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Scummings going by Xmas..... Boris next year.
Replies: 10619
Views: 283738

Re: Boris goooooone or going?

AND-y wrote:Now let's watch everyone clog up the streets and parks like that wasn't beginning already. Hopefully the more heavy policing is an actual thing.
You're a wretched little fascist
by crapbackrow
Sun May 10, 2020 5:39 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: IS TESLA GOING BUST
Replies: 471
Views: 32300

Re: IS TESLA GOING BUST

Does it matter where you got the degree from it's a philosophy degree?
by crapbackrow
Sat May 09, 2020 10:17 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 29539
Views: 819140

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

genuinely staggered by the teachers' unions:

'extend our paid holiday until september'
by crapbackrow
Fri May 08, 2020 10:33 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: **OFFICIAL** English Rugby Thread
Replies: 87836
Views: 4488876

Re: **OFFICIAL** English Rugby Thread

DragsterDriver wrote:
Raggs wrote:
DragsterDriver wrote:No junior rugby until a vaccine or an effective treatment. If that’s correct rugby is pretty much done for.
Where does it say that?
That’s the jist of it. When do you think 36 strangers will be able to share sweat?
First weekend in September :o
by crapbackrow
Sun May 03, 2020 12:10 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 23996
Views: 564498

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Anyway, Brexit is over, people need to move on. Let it go etc. Not gonna happen. I have four kids who will continue to fight to remain or rejoin the EU, as will I. I do not see why my future and the future of my children and grandchildre has been decided by lies, falsehoods and the whims of a tax d...
by crapbackrow
Sun May 03, 2020 11:28 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby. Headed for the sh1tter?
Replies: 106
Views: 3746

Re: Rugby. Headed for the sh1tter?

from what i can see, the attacking team don't even need any players on their feet for the ruck to continue, preventing the defending team from playing the ball or tackling the scrum half. the players freed up can then assume their position ready for the next phase. obviously this encourages continu...