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by Anonymous 1
Wed Oct 27, 2021 7:06 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The OFFICIAL English and European Football (soccer) thread
Replies: 40218
Views: 1930321

Re: The OFFICIAL English and European Football (soccer) thread

West Ham's London Stadium capacity to increase to 62,500 seats after expansion approved An extra 2,500 seats will see the London Stadium's capacity increase to 62,500; West Ham hope to eventually reach 67,000; vice-chairman Baroness Brady said: "This is another great sign of progression during a hu...
by Anonymous 1
Wed Oct 27, 2021 6:20 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: T20 World Cup
Replies: 81
Views: 1844

Re: T20 World Cup

Namibia :thumbup:
by Anonymous 1
Wed Oct 27, 2021 5:37 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: T20 World Cup
Replies: 81
Views: 1844

Re: T20 World Cup

Namibia 56 for 2 off 10 overs. In with a decent shout of pulling this off
by Anonymous 1
Wed Oct 27, 2021 4:21 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The OFFICIAL English and European Football (soccer) thread
Replies: 40218
Views: 1930321

Re: The OFFICIAL English and European Football (soccer) thread

West Ham's London Stadium capacity to increase to 62,500 seats after expansion approved An extra 2,500 seats will see the London Stadium's capacity increase to 62,500; West Ham hope to eventually reach 67,000; vice-chairman Baroness Brady said: "This is another great sign of progression during a hu...
by Anonymous 1
Wed Oct 27, 2021 4:16 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Alec Baldwin gooone
Replies: 481
Views: 11977

Re: Alec Baldwin gooone

Dumb vuck Baldwin did not do the logical, sane and most elementary thing ANY sane person would do - check the firearm. Takes a second or two, no real expertise required, he'll, I could check most firearms from age 9. But the dumb vuck, who is very vocal about firearms and firearm owners, could not ...
by Anonymous 1
Wed Oct 27, 2021 3:26 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Quinton De Kock will not kneel
Replies: 219
Views: 4572

Re: Quinton De Kock will not kneel

They wouldn't have turned up if some dickheads hadn't of defaced some war memorials and other statues. But yeah, it bought us all closer together. So what should have happened to bring unity? I don't think we were that dis-united in the first place. What didn't bring unity was mobs of people doing ...
by Anonymous 1
Wed Oct 27, 2021 12:36 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Joe Rogan and the De-Worming Tablets......
Replies: 464
Views: 11225

Re: Joe Rogan and the De-Worming Tablets......

Mick Mannock wrote: Wed Oct 27, 2021 12:32 pm
Anonymous 1 wrote: Wed Oct 27, 2021 12:31 pm Lyin' Mick what have you been up to now ?
Praying for your soul.

I am a very forgiving person.
Thanks Lyin' Mick. You're the best :thumbup:




he says with finger crossed
by Anonymous 1
Wed Oct 27, 2021 12:31 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Joe Rogan and the De-Worming Tablets......
Replies: 464
Views: 11225

Re: Joe Rogan and the De-Worming Tablets......

Lyin' Mick what have you been up to now ?
by Anonymous 1
Wed Oct 27, 2021 12:25 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: T20 World Cup
Replies: 81
Views: 1844

Re: T20 World Cup

not_english wrote: Wed Oct 27, 2021 11:17 am To be fair, Pakistan just have a better team than NZ, I don't think we can complain about how they played when they were still in the game with 3-4 overs to go.
You need at least 4 batsmen in your side capable of all but winning a game on their own. On any given day one of them should fire
by Anonymous 1
Wed Oct 27, 2021 12:20 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Quinton De Kock will not kneel
Replies: 219
Views: 4572

Re: Quinton De Kock will not kneel

:| Maybe you are right... hindsight can distort my memory. Though by September they decided to change, so I guess they sensed the mood by then... By September the protests were falsely characterised as being just excuses for violence. 93% of Black Lives Matter Protests Have Been Peaceful, New Repor...
by Anonymous 1
Wed Oct 27, 2021 12:04 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Quinton De Kock will not kneel
Replies: 219
Views: 4572

Re: Quinton De Kock will not kneel

Maybe you are right... hindsight can distort my memory. Though by September they decided to change, so I guess they sensed the mood by then... By September the protests were falsely characterised as being just excuses for violence. 93% of Black Lives Matter Protests Have Been Peaceful, New Report F...
by Anonymous 1
Wed Oct 27, 2021 11:59 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: T20 World Cup
Replies: 81
Views: 1844

Re: T20 World Cup

Bangas v England

Bangas 63 for 4 off 11 overs

https://cricstream.me/england-vs-bangla ... e/stream-1
by Anonymous 1
Wed Oct 27, 2021 11:55 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Quinton De Kock will not kneel
Replies: 219
Views: 4572

Re: Quinton De Kock will not kneel

Sorry the two are tied together, hence why the premier league have now tried to distance themselves from it .. They are distancing themselves from it becuase people insist they were one and the same when they clearly are not. Premier League: Black Lives Matter campaign 'not endorsement of political...
by Anonymous 1
Wed Oct 27, 2021 11:43 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Quinton De Kock will not kneel
Replies: 219
Views: 4572

Re: Quinton De Kock will not kneel

MrJonno wrote: Wed Oct 27, 2021 11:41 am If he'd been against racism before and then refused to take a knee because it was mandated I would be 100% behind him. At the moment I'm just curious about his reasons for not being against racism.
How do you know he isn't against racism ?
by Anonymous 1
Wed Oct 27, 2021 11:34 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Quinton De Kock will not kneel
Replies: 219
Views: 4572

Re: Quinton De Kock will not kneel

That is where the problem came from. Black Lives Matter the slogan not Black Lives Matter the organisation but # you will continue to say otherwise. :lol: 2+2=5 Sorry the two are tied together, hence why the premier league have now tried to distance themselves from it .. They are distancing themsel...
by Anonymous 1
Wed Oct 27, 2021 11:20 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Quinton De Kock will not kneel
Replies: 219
Views: 4572

Re: Quinton De Kock will not kneel

That is where the problem came from. Black Lives Matter the slogan not Black Lives Matter the organisation but # you will continue to say otherwise. :lol: 2+2=5 Sorry the two are tied together, hence why the premier league have now tried to distance themselves from it .. They are distancing themsel...
by Anonymous 1
Wed Oct 27, 2021 10:52 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Quinton De Kock will not kneel
Replies: 219
Views: 4572

Re: Quinton De Kock will not kneel

Why would you refuse to make a gesture against racism? Pick your battles imho Right wingers insist it's not a gesture against racism but it's actually an act of fealty (to much Game of Thrones) to the Black Lives Matter organisation who they see as a bunch of Marxists. It isn't and it does not matt...
by Anonymous 1
Wed Oct 27, 2021 10:34 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Quinton De Kock will not kneel
Replies: 219
Views: 4572

Re: Quinton De Kock will not kneel

This has to be seen in the context of South Africa, which a lot of people are unfamiliar with. I haven't met de Kock, but I'm pretty sure he is not a racist and has done a lot for his country. I don't think he would have been selected for the Proteas if he was a racist in any shape or form. To ask ...
by Anonymous 1
Wed Oct 27, 2021 10:29 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Quinton De Kock will not kneel
Replies: 219
Views: 4572

Re: Quinton De Kock will not kneel

I'm really surprised you think forcing people to take a social stance they don't want to may be the right approach. Noone is being forced to take a social stance. Forced to take a social stance or not play for their country He's not being forced to take a social stance. He's being forced to kneel, ...
by Anonymous 1
Wed Oct 27, 2021 10:26 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Quinton De Kock will not kneel
Replies: 219
Views: 4572

Re: Quinton De Kock will not kneel

This has to be seen in the context of South Africa, which a lot of people are unfamiliar with. I haven't met de Kock, but I'm pretty sure he is not a racist and has done a lot for his country. I don't think he would have been selected for the Proteas if he was a racist in any shape or form. To ask ...
by Anonymous 1
Wed Oct 27, 2021 9:39 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Quinton De Kock will not kneel
Replies: 219
Views: 4572

Re: Quinton De Kock will not kneel

I don't really have a dog in this fight with this Cricket player who I've never heard of until now, but Towny is 100% correct, and Sorc was wrong. Sometimes forcing people to do things is the right approach. In this case? Who f**king knows. I'm really surprised you think forcing people to take a so...
by Anonymous 1
Wed Oct 27, 2021 9:22 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Quinton De Kock will not kneel
Replies: 219
Views: 4572

Re: Quinton De Kock will not kneel

I don't really have a dog in this fight with this Cricket player who I've never heard of until now, but Towny is 100% correct, and Sorc was wrong. Sometimes forcing people to do things is the right approach. In this case? Who f**king knows. I'm really surprised you think forcing people to take a so...
by Anonymous 1
Wed Oct 27, 2021 9:17 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Quinton De Kock will not kneel
Replies: 219
Views: 4572

Re: Quinton De Kock will not kneel

So have we come to a conclusion, are Aussies or Yarpies more racist? What are Yarpies? :roll: yarpie (English) Alternative forms japie Origin & history From Afrikaans japie, short for plaasjapie ("farm-boy"), referring to any person who grew up on a farm and is unfamiliar with city life, and hence ...
by Anonymous 1
Wed Oct 27, 2021 9:00 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: T20 World Cup
Replies: 81
Views: 1844

Re: T20 World Cup

Looking forward to India v New Zealand


Announcer: SOMEBODIES TEAM HAS GOT TO GO
by Anonymous 1
Wed Oct 27, 2021 8:12 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Quinton De Kock will not kneel
Replies: 219
Views: 4572

Re: Quinton De Kock will not kneel

"We are taking a knee against racism" "I refuse to do that, you cant make me" Maybe its because he doesnt like being told what to do? I dunno. If my employer told me to do it, I probably would, regardless of whether they made me. I think its something to support. De Kock clearly doesnt. Many people...
by Anonymous 1
Wed Oct 27, 2021 12:39 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The OFFICIAL English and European Football (soccer) thread
Replies: 40218
Views: 1930321

Re: The OFFICIAL English and European Football (soccer) thread

West Ham for 4th place? Same as last season. Just looking to get to 40 points as soon as possible and take it from there. Being a West Ham fan I'm used to hoping we can get to January with more than 20 points Why does this 40pt myth persist? It hasn't been needed since 2011, and only 3 times in tot...
by Anonymous 1
Tue Oct 26, 2021 8:24 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Quinton De Kock will not kneel
Replies: 219
Views: 4572

Re: Quinton De Kock will not kneel

I wonder if Quinton will be cancelled. Doesn't seem to look good for him. If it is an active issue in your country then sure, but how long does it need to go on for? And what if you would rather protest against other issues like climate change, what's the appropriate gesture for that? How far does ...
by Anonymous 1
Tue Oct 26, 2021 8:02 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Quinton De Kock will not kneel
Replies: 219
Views: 4572

Re: Quinton De Kock will not kneel

Why would you refuse to make a gesture against racism? Pick your battles imho Right wingers insist it's not a gesture against racism but it's actually an act of fealty (to much Game of Thrones) to the Black Lives Matter organisation who they see as a bunch of Marxists. It isn't and it does not matt...
by Anonymous 1
Tue Oct 26, 2021 7:42 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Quinton De Kock will not kneel
Replies: 219
Views: 4572

Re: Quinton De Kock will not kneel

Why would you refuse to make a gesture against racism? Pick your battles imho Right wingers insist it's not a gesture against racism but it's actually an act of fealty (to much Game of Thrones) to the Black Lives Matter organisation who they see as a bunch of Marxists. It isn't and it does not matt...
by Anonymous 1
Tue Oct 26, 2021 7:12 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Quinton De Kock will not kneel
Replies: 219
Views: 4572

Re: Quinton De Kock will not kneel

I'd never "take the knee" - I'd clap or wear a t-shirt or something, though. First of all I'd never get close to being selected for anything where anyone would care what I wear anyway. That point aside, I'd not be massively keen on wearing a BLM T-Shirt, a) because of some elements of the movement ...
by Anonymous 1
Tue Oct 26, 2021 4:02 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: T20 World Cup
Replies: 81
Views: 1844

Re: T20 World Cup

not_english wrote: Tue Oct 26, 2021 3:49 pm 140 would be a good score from here
168
by Anonymous 1
Tue Oct 26, 2021 3:41 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Alec Baldwin gooone
Replies: 481
Views: 11977

Re: Alec Baldwin gooone

So because when you rent a car, you have to turn the ignition to make the car start, then when you're starring in a movie in which 2 people are employed to check whether the guns are safe, then you have to also check if the gun's safe, because checking a gun is like turning a key in a car. Hmmmm. N...
by Anonymous 1
Tue Oct 26, 2021 3:36 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: T20 World Cup
Replies: 81
Views: 1844

Re: T20 World Cup

NZ are going to have o give it dome in the second half of their innings
by Anonymous 1
Tue Oct 26, 2021 3:29 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Quinton De Kock will not kneel
Replies: 219
Views: 4572

Re: Quinton De Kock will not kneel

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EcVuKM4XYAQWqPo.jpg That is a TV company in the UK saying black lives matter. What has it got to do with the organisation Black Lives Matter ? Lots of people and organisations around the world took it upon themselves to show solidarity with the black live matter movement...
by Anonymous 1
Tue Oct 26, 2021 3:11 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Quinton De Kock will not kneel
Replies: 219
Views: 4572

Re: Quinton De Kock will not kneel

Why would you refuse to make a gesture against racism? Pick your battles imho Right wingers insist it's not a gesture against racism but it's actually an act of fealty (to much Game of Thrones) to the Black Lives Matter organisation who they see as a bunch of Marxists. It isn't and it does not matt...
by Anonymous 1
Tue Oct 26, 2021 2:51 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Quinton De Kock will not kneel
Replies: 219
Views: 4572

Re: Quinton De Kock will not kneel

Why would you refuse to make a gesture against racism? Pick your battles imho Right wingers insist it's not a gesture against racism but it's actually an act of fealty (to much Game of Thrones) to the Black Lives Matter organisation who they see as a bunch of Marxists. It isn't and it does not matt...
by Anonymous 1
Tue Oct 26, 2021 2:40 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: **OFFICIAL** English Rugby Thread
Replies: 89687
Views: 5029167

Re: **OFFICIAL** English Rugby Thread

He'll look really effective against Tonga, and people will scream when he's left out of the real tests. What would be really good is if he had 40 minutes with Farrell at 12 and the final 4 with Marchant or the other way round. Why would we play a 13/wing at 12? Farrell is going to play which means ...
by Anonymous 1
Tue Oct 26, 2021 2:18 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Quinton De Kock will not kneel
Replies: 219
Views: 4572

Re: Quinton De Kock will not kneel

I see both sides here. On one side it's f-cking stupid if you're forced to do it. That is totally meaningless. On the other side, isn't Mr. De Kock taking himself a wee bit too seriously? C'mon bro. You're not swearing your allegiance and your lands to a foreign invader. Just kneel down for 3 secon...
by Anonymous 1
Tue Oct 26, 2021 2:13 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Quinton De Kock will not kneel
Replies: 219
Views: 4572

Re: Quinton De Kock will not kneel

Why would you refuse to make a gesture against racism? Pick your battles imho Right wingers insist it's not a gesture against racism but it's actually an act of fealty (to much Game of Thrones) to the Black Lives Matter organisation who they see as a bunch of Marxists. It isn't and it does not matt...
by Anonymous 1
Tue Oct 26, 2021 2:04 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Quinton De Kock will not kneel
Replies: 219
Views: 4572

Re: Quinton De Kock will not kneel

I listened to a very interesting debate on Talksport during a late and long Sunday night drive. It was to do with “Taking the Knee” and booing at football games. The pundit was a famous football player from the 90s, who is black. Pundit “If you boo, you’re a racist, this has nothing to do with Blac...