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by danny_fitz
Mon Nov 29, 2021 8:44 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: How much annual leave are you entitled to ?
Replies: 52
Views: 1696

Re: How much annual leave are you entitled to ?

merry! wrote: Sun Nov 28, 2021 10:55 am 365

:D
Wrong log in Refry
by danny_fitz
Fri Nov 26, 2021 11:32 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Welsh Independence - a step nearer?
Replies: 70
Views: 1885

Re: Welsh Independence - a step nearer?

Wales should leave the UK and rejoin the EU... they previously were getting all sorts of EU development grants because so many areas were poor and downtrodden. They would have to get a hell of a lot more than previously if they stopped getting English money And how is their funding, post Brexit, wo...
by danny_fitz
Fri Nov 26, 2021 11:29 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 34098
Views: 1045755

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Always liked popping into the old Bloomberg office on Finsbury Square. The fishtanks were pretty cool and the multilingual fit reception girls were always easy on the eye. Bloomberg Christmas and Summer parties used to be epic as well.
by danny_fitz
Fri Nov 26, 2021 10:14 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Last person who was alive in the 1800s died
Replies: 23
Views: 1110

Re: Last person who was alive in the 1800s died

I remember seeing some US civil war documentary and they had a bit end where the veterans of Gettysburg's 'Pickett's Charge' had their 75th anniversary reunion in 1938. The former confederate and union troops were filmed shaking hands across the "The Angle" stone wall. All these men were in their 90...
by danny_fitz
Fri Nov 26, 2021 8:30 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Training Thread - all aspects of fitness and health
Replies: 26310
Views: 1318577

Re: The Training Thread - all aspects of fitness and health

I did one hour rate 20 with dampener set to zero this evening. Were you watching TV or something? That sounds rather boring. Also I think I tried adding you on C2 log book, or at least someone with your name. The trick is to time the long ergs with the start of the womens 'body blitz' class in the ...
by danny_fitz
Thu Nov 25, 2021 11:50 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Training Thread - all aspects of fitness and health
Replies: 26310
Views: 1318577

Re: The Training Thread - all aspects of fitness and health

Doing Rowvember this year, been fun, gone longer on some of the sessions that I've done before, but been able to do it well enough. Here are the workouts if anyone wants any for any time they hate themselves enough to get on a rower. "Hitting That Sweet Spot" 700m,1400m,700m 2 mins rest between int...
by danny_fitz
Thu Nov 25, 2021 12:07 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: DEATHS IN ENGLISH CHANNEL
Replies: 160
Views: 5233

Re: DEATHS IN ENGLISH CHANNEL

I think we should take in a lot more. What does Ireland do with regards taking in refugees? Does it take in the same percentage as other EU 'frontier countries' or 'by virtue of geography' does it just look on from the sidelines and 'tut tut' the British? Duff is on his own here tbf. Not much appet...
by danny_fitz
Wed Nov 24, 2021 11:19 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Ridley Scott can't stop f**king with his work: Alien and BR to get TV series.
Replies: 35
Views: 974

Re: Ridley Scott can't stop f**king with his work: Alien and BR to get TV series.

I would like them to expand Kingdom of Heaven into a mega budget miniseries. Keep the original cast except for Orlando Bloom. They're all too old for that at this stage. Jeremy Irons in particular. Jeremy Irons will have to be in it in some capacity. The problem is all the best characters are prett...
by danny_fitz
Tue Nov 23, 2021 1:23 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 34098
Views: 1045755

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Rocketz wrote: Tue Nov 23, 2021 11:24 am The new normal. Ireland is about to get 10 times more European without the UK flter

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Hang on, have they canned the Fishguard Rosslare route, hope not as I am booked on that next month.
by danny_fitz
Tue Nov 23, 2021 12:57 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Russia mass military buildup on the Ukraine border
Replies: 71
Views: 2243

Re: Russia mass military buildup on the Ukraine border

Christ you are thick on these issues. The people don't want to be independent you utter moron. Do you know the demographics of Xinjiang, Inner Mongolia? Do you know the increases on HDI, life expectancy, literacy and access to services in Tibet SAR? Go there and have a look. Do you understand the b...
by danny_fitz
Tue Nov 23, 2021 12:38 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The New Official Tory Cronyism and Sleaze and Racism thread
Replies: 1522
Views: 55424

Re: The New Official Tory Cronyism and Sleaze and Racism thread

He is clearly not right atm. Exhaustion? Guilt? Guilt over the social care Bill? Guilt over something. Concern over the implication of a possible criminal prosecution following the latest Acuri revelations? As much as I loathe Johnson, Jennifer Arcuri's jilted lover act is painful to watch.
by danny_fitz
Tue Nov 23, 2021 12:26 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Russia mass military buildup on the Ukraine border
Replies: 71
Views: 2243

Re: Russia mass military buildup on the Ukraine border

The legacy of Trump presidency has emboldened the Russians and Chinese to pursue imperialist ambitions. Trump almost destroyed NATO, to a point that it's barely still together. Sorry but any citizen of a Western country talking about the imperialist ambitions of any other countries really should be...
by danny_fitz
Tue Nov 23, 2021 12:17 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Post-Covid return of smell and taste
Replies: 20
Views: 607

Re: Post-Covid return of smell and taste

I got a bit lost on the covid thread so thought I'd ask here. I'm in the last day of 10-day isolation today after a positive PCR on the 14th November. Day 5 was the worst in terms of feeling ill but overall I think I've been quite lucky. However, I can't smell anything, literally nothing at all. Ta...
by danny_fitz
Tue Nov 23, 2021 11:24 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The New Official Tory Cronyism and Sleaze and Racism thread
Replies: 1522
Views: 55424

Re: The New Official Tory Cronyism and Sleaze and Racism thread

For those who missed THE speech of the year https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/av/uk-59381775 It was pretty embarrassing to watch. The Starmer's new(ish) attack line 'the joke isn't funny anymore' at PMQs is gaining traction and acceptance. Anyway, Johnson is circling the drain, who is up next, Sunak??
by danny_fitz
Tue Nov 23, 2021 11:20 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Your fave in game cheating
Replies: 69
Views: 2460

Re: Your fave in game cheating

Looking back I was generally squeaky clean on the pitch, the only time I 'cheated' was when playing an absolute shower of punchy c*nts in a tight ill tempered game. We were four points down with a few minutes left on the clock when I chased a grubber kick through, gathered the ball before getting ta...
by danny_fitz
Tue Nov 23, 2021 11:04 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Post-Covid return of smell and taste
Replies: 20
Views: 607

Re: Post-Covid return of smell and taste

I got a bit lost on the covid thread so thought I'd ask here. I'm in the last day of 10-day isolation today after a positive PCR on the 14th November. Day 5 was the worst in terms of feeling ill but overall I think I've been quite lucky. However, I can't smell anything, literally nothing at all. Ta...
by danny_fitz
Tue Nov 23, 2021 10:21 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Post-Covid return of smell and taste
Replies: 20
Views: 607

Re: Post-Covid return of smell and taste

My taste and smell were impaired as opposed to lost. Took about two months for it to return to something resembling normal. For several weeks I kept on getting a faint smell of burning which was really annoying, like someone in the next door room was having a cigarette. Sense of taste returned befor...
by danny_fitz
Mon Nov 22, 2021 5:22 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Ridley Scott can't stop f**king with his work: Alien and BR to get TV series.
Replies: 35
Views: 974

Re: Ridley Scott can't stop f**king with his work: Alien and BR to get TV series.

Floppykid wrote: Mon Nov 22, 2021 5:18 pm
danny_fitz wrote: Mon Nov 22, 2021 4:59 pm I would like them to expand Kingdom of Heaven into a mega budget miniseries. Keep the original cast except for Orlando Bloom.
They're all too old for that at this stage. Jeremy Irons in particular.
Jeremy Irons will have to be in it in some capacity.
by danny_fitz
Mon Nov 22, 2021 4:59 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Ridley Scott can't stop f**king with his work: Alien and BR to get TV series.
Replies: 35
Views: 974

Re: Ridley Scott can't stop f**king with his work: Alien and BR to get TV series.

I would like them to expand Kingdom of Heaven into a mega budget miniseries. Keep the original cast except for Orlando Bloom.
by danny_fitz
Mon Nov 22, 2021 11:27 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Since when is warning shots fired ....
Replies: 18
Views: 1368

Re: Since when is warning shots fired ....

TokenSarriesFan wrote: Sun Nov 21, 2021 8:19 pm Warning shots should never be fired with live ammo. Especially not in the air.

bullets don't just magically carry on going up in to fucking space. they come back down and potentially land on some poor schmuck nothing to do with the events.
Never go to an Afghan wedding
by danny_fitz
Mon Nov 22, 2021 11:22 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 34098
Views: 1045755

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Rocketz wrote: Mon Nov 22, 2021 10:04 am Goodbye London, hello New York: Why we moved our headquarters


https://sifted.eu/articles/brexit-londo ... k-leaving/
The main thrust of that article is criticising Europe's 'negative cultural attitude towards sales' for the move
by danny_fitz
Mon Nov 22, 2021 9:48 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 34098
Views: 1045755

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Do you have some web crawler software installed or do you manually google all Brexit news each day?
by danny_fitz
Fri Nov 19, 2021 10:27 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: What's wrong with Paris?
Replies: 113
Views: 3834

Re: What's wrong with Paris?

Paris seems a much clamer safer place then London everytime I have visited. That said I have only done the tourist areas in Pais. It's a fabulous city :thumbup: The locals are rather snooty and arrogant rather than uncouth and aggressive in London. Paris has plenty of shitholes, especially if you h...
by danny_fitz
Fri Nov 19, 2021 10:16 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: What's wrong with Paris?
Replies: 113
Views: 3834

Re: What's wrong with Paris?

Paris seems a much clamer safer place then London everytime I have visited. That said I have only done the tourist areas in Pais. It's a fabulous city :thumbup: The locals are rather snooty and arrogant rather than uncouth and aggressive in London. Paris has plenty of shitholes, especially if you h...
by danny_fitz
Fri Nov 19, 2021 9:51 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The pandemic probably began at the Wuhan seafood market
Replies: 37
Views: 1501

Re: The pandemic probably began at the Wuhan seafood market

https://www.duluthnewstribune.com/incoming/4721378-74eknm-Raccoon-dog-1.jpg/alternates/BASE_LANDSCAPE/Raccoon%20dog%201.jpg In fairness, that is a very apt name for the above animal, it really does look like a cross between a dog and a racoon. Unlike say a star fish, which ticks the star criteria b...
by danny_fitz
Thu Nov 18, 2021 1:00 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 34098
Views: 1045755

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

backrow wrote: Thu Nov 18, 2021 11:40 am How expensive was the fish and chips in Italy then ? €30?
1,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000,000 Lira
by danny_fitz
Thu Nov 18, 2021 11:13 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: CCP Official Sexually Abuses Tennis star
Replies: 144
Views: 5205

Re: CCP Official Sexually Abuses Tennis star

grievous wrote: Thu Nov 18, 2021 11:07 am WTA threatening to pull 10 events from China, lets see if they have the balls, hardly a organisation beyond reproach.
I really hope they do.
by danny_fitz
Wed Nov 17, 2021 4:58 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: What's wrong with Paris?
Replies: 113
Views: 3834

Re: What's wrong with Paris?

:P South Ealing/Northfields (W5) is nice, if you actually know anything about the area. Back in the day I never made it past the Redback to be honest :lol: I've never actually been there but I'd imagine it used to be like the Walkabout? If you mean sticky floors from all the snaky B, even stickier ...
by danny_fitz
Wed Nov 17, 2021 4:32 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: What's wrong with Paris?
Replies: 113
Views: 3834

Re: What's wrong with Paris?

:P South Ealing/Northfields (W5) is nice, if you actually know anything about the area. Back in the day I never made it past the Redback to be honest :lol: I've never actually been there but I'd imagine it used to be like the Walkabout? If you mean sticky floors from all the snaky B, even stickier ...
by danny_fitz
Wed Nov 17, 2021 4:09 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: What's wrong with Paris?
Replies: 113
Views: 3834

Re: What's wrong with Paris?

£19 for a good quality fish and chips meal isn't expensive. Who the hell pays £19 for fish and chips. I've had some great fish and chips at half that price or less. In a restaurant or gastropub? I doubt it To be fair, I rarely would dine out in central for fish and chips. Though with price hikes si...
by danny_fitz
Wed Nov 17, 2021 4:06 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: What's wrong with Paris?
Replies: 113
Views: 3834

Re: What's wrong with Paris?

TranceNRG wrote: Wed Nov 17, 2021 2:49 pm :P South Ealing/Northfields (W5) is nice, if you actually know anything about the area.
Back in the day I never made it past the Redback to be honest
by danny_fitz
Wed Nov 17, 2021 2:25 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: What's wrong with Paris?
Replies: 113
Views: 3834

Re: What's wrong with Paris?

eldanielfire wrote: Wed Nov 17, 2021 2:21 pm
TranceNRG wrote: Wed Nov 17, 2021 1:43 pm £19 for a good quality fish and chips meal isn't expensive.
Who the hell pays £19 for fish and chips. I've had some great fish and chips at half that price or less.
TranceNRG when in a boozer off Oxford Street.
by danny_fitz
Wed Nov 17, 2021 1:39 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: What's wrong with Paris?
Replies: 113
Views: 3834

Re: What's wrong with Paris?

I think for a tourist, you're more likely to get ripped off in Paris than you are in London although both aren't great and neither is as bad as Rome in that respect. In fairness, if you insist on having a meal on the Champs-Elysées/Left Bank, in Covent Garden/Leicester Square or opposite the Panthe...
by danny_fitz
Tue Nov 16, 2021 3:45 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Bored distillers
Replies: 15
Views: 759

Re: Bored distillers

Here is national sport - I can buy 96 grade spirit in every supermarket and use it do distillate whatever I want without requiring license / paying tax (until a certain amount). Can’t you buy 96 grade alcohol bottles (for distillation uses) and make your own stuff in your countries?? PFF and you ca...
by danny_fitz
Tue Nov 16, 2021 3:06 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 458943
Views: 19220176

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

redderneck wrote: Tue Nov 16, 2021 2:45 pm Paddy Jackson is never playing pro rugby for any team based on this island which has a reporting/financing line direct to IRFU, again. Get over it.
By all accounts he is a happy boy at London Irish. Apart from a few half arsed 'boycotts' upon his arrival he has been accepted by fans.
by danny_fitz
Tue Nov 16, 2021 2:49 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Fans who would crawl through broken glass...finally gets their wish.
Replies: 86
Views: 3098

Re: Fans who would crawl through broken glass...finally gets their wish.

https://www.yahoo.com/entertainment/brass-against-apologizes-lead-singer-154953642.html Seriously, WTF? :lol: I'm both laughing and appalled x( Thats bizarre. The article (and others linked to it) seem to suggest she'll be facing prosecution for public indecency. Can't see she'll have much of a def...
by danny_fitz
Tue Nov 16, 2021 2:25 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Fans who would crawl through broken glass...finally gets their wish.
Replies: 86
Views: 3098

Re: Fans who would crawl through broken glass...finally gets their wish.

Has anyone here had a chick that wanted to pee on them? I have not. I don't know what a girl would get out of that. Some kind of power trip maybe? I don't know how they could get any pleasure from it. I'd let a hot chick piss on me if it turned her on though . I definitely wouldn't let her shit on ...
by danny_fitz
Tue Nov 16, 2021 1:28 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Fans who would crawl through broken glass...finally gets their wish.
Replies: 86
Views: 3098

Re: Fans who would crawl through broken glass...finally gets their wish.

Has anyone here had a chick that wanted to pee on them? I have not. I don't know what a girl would get out of that. Some kind of power trip maybe? I don't know how they could get any pleasure from it. I'd let a hot chick piss on me if it turned her on though . I definitely wouldn't let her shit on ...
by danny_fitz
Mon Nov 15, 2021 12:07 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 458943
Views: 19220176

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Just switched on Newstalk and Joe and co has been whining about women's rugby for 45 mins, after what might be one of Ireland's greatest ever performances on front of a packed house in LR. Compared to the women who ran out in front of a 10% capacity crowd at the RDS? Agree the IRFU are a bunch of t...