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by Glaston
Sun Jan 03, 2021 1:58 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Is the 2021 Lions Tour Doomed
Replies: 111
Views: 6498

Re: Is the 2021 Lions Tour Doomed

Unions like Ireland aren't going to give up the chance to go to the likes of NZ in 22. Well I would be astonished if they would. My bet is the 6N gets played when the Lions was supposed to, and SA just miss out. The SARU won't be happy. They arrogantly forfeited this year's Rugby Championship based...
by Glaston
Fri Jan 01, 2021 4:04 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 29641
Views: 822557

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

I see the UK are moving to one jab for more of the population then the 2nd 3 months later. While it won't give as strong as immunity, it may help with reducing transmission in the community Some doctors seem to be up in arms over it though - no pun intended - and are refusing to cancel appointments...
by Glaston
Sun Dec 27, 2020 9:06 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: People that keep opened booze in the box - I hate you
Replies: 124
Views: 3862

Re: People that keep opened booze in the box - I hate you

I don’t like whiskey However, when I went to Scotland I felt I had to try some, at this small pub with, like, 50 single malts to choose from... I ended up pouring it into a plant pot when the landlord wasn’t looking. Blerghh Good for you. Don't fall into that trap thinking that you have to drink it...
by Glaston
Fri Dec 25, 2020 6:49 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: People that keep opened booze in the box - I hate you
Replies: 124
Views: 3862

Re: People that keep opened booze in the box - I hate you

I'm with Shanky hate the taste of whisky.

Have hated it since I was 6 months old.
by Glaston
Mon Dec 21, 2020 2:27 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 29641
Views: 822557

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Given the rate of infection being discussed with this new variant I don’t see how they can open schools in the SE and London in two weeks time, even the suggested mass testing, which is another discussion, won’t stop schools becoming super spreaders in the community. Modelling so take the rate of i...
by Glaston
Mon Dec 21, 2020 2:23 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boris cancels Christmas
Replies: 141
Views: 6820

Re: Boris cancels C

If I roll my roulette wheel and it it lands on India the next couple of times for the next potential pandemics, would you accept the source of any pandemic is proportional to its population. I will admit, eating a diet of processed foods rather than live market food, does reduce the chance of novel...
by Glaston
Mon Dec 21, 2020 12:30 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Say goodbye to 2020
Replies: 36
Views: 1237

Re: Say goodbye to 2020

Salanya wrote: Sun Dec 20, 2020 10:47 pm Trump lost.

Leinster still haven't.

:thumbup:
Forgot the Saracens defeat?
by Glaston
Sat Dec 19, 2020 2:44 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Alfie Barbeary
Replies: 47
Views: 2503

Re: Alfie Barbeary

I remember a similar hype when Luke Cowan-Dickie was coming through for Exeter - powerful, compact ball-carrier, comfortable in multiple positions and with a knack of scoring tries from close range. not had a bad career for England in the end, but still yet to lock down a starting spot at internati...
by Glaston
Fri Dec 18, 2020 7:53 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 24055
Views: 567141

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Eu is overfishing its own quota's because of Brexit.


ROFLMAO

Bit like Med EU countries constantly ignoring designated non fishing areas.

Blame that on Brexit too.
by Glaston
Fri Dec 18, 2020 7:04 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Cyberpunk 2077
Replies: 141
Views: 6030

Re: Cyberpunk 2077

There are a couple of Gamer folk on Twitch/Youtube I watch.
The game has run pretty smooth for them.
Its not a game I would play but it looks pretty good.


Non PC users LOL


Been playing computer games for nearly 30 years, never even touched a Xbox or a Playstation.
by Glaston
Sun Dec 13, 2020 12:00 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Pros with Stupid haircuts
Replies: 39
Views: 2646

Re: Pros with Stupid haircuts

https://img.resized.co/balls_ie/eyJkYXRhIjoie1widXJsXCI6XCJodHRwczpcXFwvXFxcL21lZGlhLmJhbGxzLmllXFxcL3VwbG9hZHNcXFwvMjAxOVxcXC8wMVxcXC8yMTEzMDAxNFxcXC8xNTkxMzIuanBnXCIsXCJ3aWR0aFwiOjY0MCxcImhlaWdodFwiOjM2MCxcImRlZmF1bHRcIjpcImh0dHBzOlxcXC9cXFwvY2FjaGUucmVzaXplZC5jb1xcXC9uby1pbWFnZS5wbmdcIixcIm9wdGl...
by Glaston
Wed Dec 09, 2020 6:58 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Overrated cities?
Replies: 347
Views: 13293

Re: Overrated cities?

Woddy wrote: Wed Dec 09, 2020 6:37 pm
AND-y wrote: Wed Dec 09, 2020 9:55 am Slough - it just wasn't that amazing really
H
ow can you say that? It has inspired poetry.
Slough shopping centre was part of my childhood. LOL
by Glaston
Wed Dec 09, 2020 6:23 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 29641
Views: 822557

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Beth Rigby now suspended until the new year for her role in the party as well. I suppose the schadenfreude given their hard stances and attacks on Cummings is someway coming. I mean literally anyone else in the media couldn't have been more hypocritical here, on this particular issue. Beside maybe ...
by Glaston
Mon Dec 07, 2020 4:13 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: **OFFICIAL** English Rugby Thread
Replies: 87846
Views: 4491788

Re: **OFFICIAL** English Rugby Thread

Monk Zombie wrote: Mon Dec 07, 2020 4:06 pm Agreed on Kruis- why is he not there?
because he is playing in Japan.
by Glaston
Sun Dec 06, 2020 6:46 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: England - Autumn Nations champs forever
Replies: 37
Views: 1502

Re: England - Autumn Nations champs forever

Enzedder wrote: Sun Dec 06, 2020 6:34 pm I love how you infected your main opposition to win though - real 1995 South African levels of guile.
err Fiji were based in France.
by Glaston
Thu Nov 26, 2020 2:40 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Top Five Computer games of your youth
Replies: 152
Views: 3726

Re: Top Five Computer games of your youth

Lengthy description, but what were these games called and do you have any game titles? MUDs I played Terris on Compuserve I also played Legends of Kesmai on Compuserve and AOL which had originally been a MUD that was created in 1980 but evolved and eventually was given a 2D graphical update in the ...
by Glaston
Wed Nov 25, 2020 6:27 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: RIP Diego Maradona
Replies: 112
Views: 3946

Re: RIP Diego Maradona

They need to put cast of his hand on his coffin
by Glaston
Wed Nov 25, 2020 6:25 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Top Five Computer games of your youth
Replies: 152
Views: 3726

Re: Top Five Computer games of your youth

Islands of Kesmai
Civ2
Masters of Magic
Legends of Terris
The Four Crystals of Trazere
by Glaston
Thu Nov 19, 2020 7:28 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Scummings going by Xmas..... Boris next year.
Replies: 10619
Views: 284132

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

It's lip service from Boris, just look at the announcment of a road to aid Londoner's access to second homes in the south west costing billions with an economic benefit from very flimsy approaches that wouldn't be let near a traditional appraisal. Which road is this? Rather confused as us folk in t...
by Glaston
Wed Nov 18, 2020 6:38 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Scummings going by Xmas..... Boris next year.
Replies: 10619
Views: 284132

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

Fight climate change and protect the environment Conservation is, and always has been, at the heart of Conservatism. Our Government’s stewardship of the natural environment, its focus on protecting the countryside and reducing plastic waste, is a source of immense pride. But today, the climate emer...
by Glaston
Wed Nov 18, 2020 6:28 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Scummings going by Xmas..... Boris next year.
Replies: 10619
Views: 284132

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

It's lip service from Boris, just look at the announcment of a road to aid Londoner's access to second homes in the south west costing billions with an economic benefit from very flimsy approaches that wouldn't be let near a traditional appraisal. Which road is this? Rather confused as us folk in t...
by Glaston
Fri Nov 13, 2020 4:18 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: **OFFICIAL** English Rugby Thread
Replies: 87846
Views: 4491788

Re: **OFFICIAL** English Rugby Thread

inactionman wrote: Fri Nov 13, 2020 4:02 pm Geordan Murphy has left Leicester

Seems an odd time to do it, but Tigers haven't looked good in a while.
Seems like a decent guy but sometimes promoting from within just does not work.

Tigers used to have grunt, pack is just shit nowadays.
Some awful signings.
by Glaston
Fri Nov 13, 2020 4:12 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Sting - hero or zero?
Replies: 38
Views: 1204

Re: Sting - hero or zero?

Who doesnt Dream of the Blue Turtles?



Stewart Copeland does quite a bit of film scores
Andy Summers hasnt done much

Sting 11 Grammy's since the the Police
He might be a bit of a twat but he has done lots of different things post the Police.
by Glaston
Sat Nov 07, 2020 4:43 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: ex-POTUS DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128845
Views: 5553230

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

CrazyIslander wrote: Sat Nov 07, 2020 12:47 pm Dec 12 2019
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Nov 5, 2020

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:lol:
Dont always agree with her but she is sometimes Right on.
by Glaston
Sat Nov 07, 2020 4:38 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Irish Joe Biden 46th President of the USA
Replies: 1051
Views: 18448

Re: President ‘Irish Joe’ Biden congrats Rob Kearney

Thats Irish Joe Biden with his family members who fought for Britain in WW1 and his English cousins.
by Glaston
Sat Oct 31, 2020 10:58 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: France v Ireland - 6 Nations 2020
Replies: 822
Views: 7065

Re: France v Ireland - 6 Nations 2020

bessantj wrote: Sat Oct 31, 2020 10:53 pm Where are all the French posters?
Escaping Paris.
by Glaston
Fri Oct 30, 2020 2:41 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: French terror attacks.
Replies: 383
Views: 8358

Re: French terror attacks.

i love the juxtaposition of certain people saying to respect the muslim faith while only a few months ago their ilk were shitting all over Israel Folau for his beliefs. Its never about what's being said, its always about who is saying it and how many of them there are. Who are their ilk ? Folou is ...
by Glaston
Wed Oct 28, 2020 3:18 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: No more private conversations at home in Scotland now?
Replies: 82
Views: 2082

Re: No more private conversations at home in Scotland now?

message #2527204 wrote: Wed Oct 28, 2020 3:01 pm Scary days.

Blasphemy is also a hate crime.

Comedy - hate crime.

Satire - hate crime.
Saltire - hate crime.
by Glaston
Wed Oct 28, 2020 3:17 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Free School Meals
Replies: 584
Views: 6391

Re: Free School Meals

Interesting the comparison between social welfare rates in Ireland and the UK. The bulk of our politicians are ex public sector professionals - teachers and the like. The politicians in Westminister are don’t seem to be drawn from this stock as much. Quite a lot of very well off types in comparison...
by Glaston
Fri Oct 02, 2020 3:29 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Are you ‘clutch’? Do you want to be?
Replies: 34
Views: 1202

Re: Are you ‘clutch’? Do you want to be?

Clutch is a couple of years ago. Scuffed I mean wtf is that ? Scuffed = less then good , slightly damaged, scraped or brushed. Now I have seen chat, meaning fit as in a pretty girl being "scuffed AF" . So many other references that have zero relationship to its original meaning. Its hard keeping up ...
by Glaston
Fri Oct 02, 2020 3:18 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: No wonder people leave this place
Replies: 379
Views: 9290

Re: No wonder people leave this place

Big Nipper wrote: Fri Oct 02, 2020 2:29 pm Oh sweet Lord, another white supremacists who has no idea what structural racism means

x(
Ask Prince Harry.
by Glaston
Fri Oct 02, 2020 3:12 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Premiership rugby in Covid Chaos
Replies: 36
Views: 805

Re: Premiership rugby in Covid Chaos

Come to think of it, I’m not 100% sure we shouldn’t just leave them to it The English Premiership is a pox on our sport. And if it went away, the game would be ever so slightly better for it. ROFLMAO Recent Aussie sport is covered in so much glory ? Ah! RFL scandals , AFL scandals,Folau, Kyrgios,ch...
by Glaston
Fri Oct 02, 2020 7:01 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Help me choose a reasonably decadent car
Replies: 151
Views: 2722

Re: Help me choose a reasonably decadent car

I thought every Aussie's dream car was a Nissan Skyline.
by Glaston
Thu Oct 01, 2020 10:55 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 24055
Views: 567141

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

The other question is how do you bring an infringement when the Bill hasnt even been passed yet?
EU introduce the Pre-Crime regime
by Glaston
Thu Oct 01, 2020 10:26 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 24055
Views: 567141

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Spain/Italy/Germany have in excess of 150 Infringement cases being brought against them by the EU.
by Glaston
Mon Sep 28, 2020 2:22 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Why is JK Rowling suddenly evil?
Replies: 697
Views: 24384

Re: Why is JK Rowling suddenly evil?

Dame Edna says hello.
by Glaston
Mon Sep 28, 2020 2:18 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 29641
Views: 822557

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

"The Parliamentary authorities said Commons Speaker Sir Lindsay Hoyle had taken the decision on Thursday, when the new 10pm limit came in, that Parliament must abide by it in relation to alcohol. It said no alcohol had been served on the Parliamentary estate since the guidelines came in but that Mon...
by Glaston
Mon Sep 28, 2020 10:54 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: F1 Thread
Replies: 12091
Views: 585118

Re: F1 Thread

He also said this following on from what Af quoted. "I don't necessarily think it's for me. Whenever a team is at the front, they are under a lot of scrutiny. Everything we have on our car is being triple checked and triple checked. They are changing rules, such as the engine regs. Lots of things to...
by Glaston
Mon Sep 28, 2020 10:49 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 29641
Views: 822557

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Aren't the HoC rules run by the Speaker rather than the Govt?




Had to laugh at the idea they are Staff Canteens to bypass the current rules.
by Glaston
Sat Sep 26, 2020 7:50 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Bog roll watch
Replies: 15
Views: 655

Re: Bog roll watch

message #2527204 wrote: Fri Sep 25, 2020 1:02 pm Disappearing from the bloody shelves again, along with pasta and flour.
Tesco and Morrisons with restrictions on some items.


How dumb are people to not plan ahead?




There have been shortages anyway over the summer.

Tinned sweetcorn was like gold dust at my local suppermarket.