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by Burke's Boot
Sun Oct 11, 2020 6:09 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Bledisloe in 4K
Replies: 38
Views: 688

Re: Bledisloe in 4K

Interestingly we’re at the forefront of most new tech due to our connectivity and size. Unsure why we’re lagging with 4K sports broadcasting. How widespread an offering is it around the world? Sky UK has it and i would imagine most of Europe would too for soccer. Fox need to up their capacity as on...
by Burke's Boot
Sun Oct 11, 2020 6:06 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Great Wallaby Victory
Replies: 14
Views: 495

Great Wallaby Victory

All non-Kiwis should be in a schadenfreude state with an AB loss on home turf if not for inept touchies/refs missing the AB going into touch into the lead up to the first try and then disgracefully missing Tupou Vaa'i grubbering around on the floor at the ruck after the ball hit the posts.
by Burke's Boot
Sat Oct 10, 2020 7:38 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Bledisloe in 4K
Replies: 38
Views: 688

Bledisloe in 4K

Not available as NZ is years behind a lot of the western world with tv production.
by Burke's Boot
Mon Aug 10, 2020 5:01 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: PR Depression, Anxiety and Suicidal
Replies: 2539
Views: 203371

Re: PR Depression, Anxiety and Suicidal

Idle hands are the devil's playground and all that so have been doing a bit of Ubering on the side. Highly recommend it due to the flexibility of going online and off when you feel like it and at least in Newy (Newcastle, NSW) have found the bulk of people great to deal with and it seems people like...
by Burke's Boot
Thu Jun 25, 2020 1:44 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: PR Depression, Anxiety and Suicidal
Replies: 2539
Views: 203371

Re: PR Depression, Anxiety and Suicidal

Oddly, I am quite fine with working from home - I have done it before so it's not that bad. I'm loving the exposure of useless managers. With stuff like Teams, it really shows them up. We've.adeed.in wellbeing channels and exercise into a work from home team You have no children :? Working from hom...
by Burke's Boot
Thu Jun 25, 2020 1:36 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: All Blacks vs Kangaroos - Let's get ready to rumble
Replies: 116
Views: 2710

Re: All Blacks vs Kangaroos - Let's get ready to rumble

People might think the Saffas would be a little disadvantaged not being exposed to RL much but you would only need to watch half a game to know all the rules and get the jist of it.
by Burke's Boot
Thu Jun 25, 2020 1:34 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: All Blacks vs Kangaroos - Let's get ready to rumble
Replies: 116
Views: 2710

Re: All Blacks vs Kangaroos - Let's get ready to rumble

It should be the best vs the best which means Boks vs Roos.
by Burke's Boot
Fri Jun 05, 2020 7:57 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby Australia has axed 40% of their staff
Replies: 129
Views: 4837

Re: Rugby Australia has axed 40% of their staff

https://www.smh.com.au/sport/rugby-union/kearns-gallop-the-big-names-in-frame-for-ra-hot-seat-20200605-p55005.html Mind boggling that dour meek solicitor, Gallop, has been mentioned who was always on the back foot running the Mungoes and did nothing to curb their incorrigible ways. Kearns apparently...
by Burke's Boot
Fri Jun 05, 2020 7:47 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The official "Low and Slow" BBQ thread
Replies: 298
Views: 26683

Re: The official "Low and Slow" BBQ thread

I've been cooking low n slow for about 3 years now, in a 22" Weber classic kettle. (I bought it before I knew about low n slow, would get a proper smoker or a one-touch kettle now.) I did the whole 3-2-1 ribs thing for a while but now I just do my ribs for around 4 hours, until they get some good c...
by Burke's Boot
Fri May 29, 2020 12:52 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Living off the grid
Replies: 50
Views: 2290

Re: Living off the grid

Looking at converting a van myself and will be my greatest accomplishment as im not the most practical of blokes and struggled to nail two pieces of wood together at school. Want it to be a decent size van like a mercedes sprinter. This bloke has a great channel on how to: https://www.youtube.com/us...
by Burke's Boot
Thu May 28, 2020 11:02 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Peter V'Landys - Thug
Replies: 27
Views: 1444

Re: Peter V'Landys - Thug?

Runs two tawdry sports, Racing NSW and leader of Mungoland says it all. If his Racing NSW role controls the greyhounds too he is an even bigger c.unt.
by Burke's Boot
Wed May 27, 2020 11:40 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Air Fryers?
Replies: 74
Views: 4163

Re: Air Fryers?

I know FA about them, could you do low & slow including putting in a smokers box with some wood chips? Ive got a Weber Smokey Mountain to do all this but it is terribly laboursome though eventually rewarding when the brisket, beef short ribs, jerky etc is done. Especially the latter as it has to sit...
by Burke's Boot
Tue May 19, 2020 4:49 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The OFFICIAL filum thread 2.0.Accept no substitues.
Replies: 9406
Views: 618022

Re: The OFFICIAL filum thread 2.0.Accept no substitues.

The Bounty worth watching? (Hopkins and Gibson). Been maybe 25 years since I last watched it. I do remember that I enjoyed it though. It cropped up on twitter randomly and looked fairly corny, seems like it might be a reasonably fun film/. I thought it was very good. An enjoyable yarn. Up until las...
by Burke's Boot
Tue May 19, 2020 4:16 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official Braai Thread
Replies: 7406
Views: 374017

Re: Official Braai Thread

Over coals...in the pan is so meh...absolutely no flavor. Bareback on the coals....Caveman Steak? I have thought about this before and wondered about how much we enjoy ( at least the majority of us) any food product on the coals.... It's our heritage...built into our DNA. ..the taste of smoke on ou...
by Burke's Boot
Tue May 19, 2020 4:10 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The OFFICIAL filum thread 2.0.Accept no substitues.
Replies: 9406
Views: 618022

Re: The OFFICIAL filum thread 2.0.Accept no substitues.

Capone was a grim and dour affair made slightly better by Tom Hardy's performance of the now demented but free Fonzo.
by Burke's Boot
Tue May 12, 2020 10:48 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official Braai Thread
Replies: 7406
Views: 374017

Re: Official Braai Thread

Every piece of meat can taste amazing if you respect it and treat it right. Would never pay for Wagyu . If you do you are just trying to impress yourself. Yep sous vide a chuck steak for 24 hours then reverse sear in a pan with some butter and it's tender and melts in your mouth. Over coals...in th...
by Burke's Boot
Tue May 12, 2020 10:46 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Ozzies: Richard Pusey
Replies: 32
Views: 1206

Re: Ozzies: Richard Pusey

Incredible how the media have focussed entirely on Pusey while ignoring "Swerved for a Witch" Mohinder ! Why no media coverage on all the highly suss details there ? Does Pusey being an utter scumbag lessen the culpability of the truck driver ? Mainly because they are raiding the NSW company that h...
by Burke's Boot
Tue May 05, 2020 10:30 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official Braai Thread
Replies: 7406
Views: 374017

Re: Official Braai Thread

Sards wrote:Every piece of meat can taste amazing if you respect it and treat it right. Would never pay for Wagyu . If you do you are just trying to impress yourself.
Yep sous vide a chuck steak for 24 hours then reverse sear in a pan with some butter and it's tender and melts in your mouth.
by Burke's Boot
Tue May 05, 2020 9:52 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official Braai Thread
Replies: 7406
Views: 374017

Re: Official Braai Thread

Wagyu is a scam unless it is a contained steak.
by Burke's Boot
Thu Apr 23, 2020 4:51 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Raelene Goooonnneeeeee
Replies: 248
Views: 8873

Re: Raelene Goooonnneeeeee

Wiggs is the word. Mosman mafia, here we go again. Incestous rugby is in this country and never learns. Kearns, Eales and Pulver all live within 100m of each other in Burrawong Ave. O'Neill is the odd one out from Everview St. Wiggs' private equity firm, Archer Capital, is so clever they have lost ...
by Burke's Boot
Thu Apr 23, 2020 11:34 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Raelene Goooonnneeeeee
Replies: 248
Views: 8873

Re: Raelene Castle gone

RandomNavigat0r wrote:
Brumbieman wrote:This is f**king disastrous for rugby in Australia.
Best thing to happen to the game since Clynes departure.

Now lets hope Kearns doesnt get the job.
Yeah would be like Murray Mexted taking over the NZRU. Dribbler.
by Burke's Boot
Tue Apr 21, 2020 10:07 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The best new and returning TV series of 2020?
Replies: 8300
Views: 625369

Re: The best new and returning TV series of 2020?

Anyone seen Alex Garland's Devs mini-series?
by Burke's Boot
Tue Apr 21, 2020 10:04 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NRL announces the re-start of their season May 28
Replies: 412
Views: 13981

Re: NRL announces the re-start of their season May 28

A benefit of a cap reduction would be players potentially leaving to play Rugby up north not that many would be worth signing with the odd exception like Tom Trbojevic who has a rugby background and the family has historically been more connected to rugby specifically the Warringah Rats club. His yo...
by Burke's Boot
Tue Apr 21, 2020 9:57 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: South African takes over the running of the NRL
Replies: 12
Views: 788

South African takes over the running of the NRL

https://www.foxsports.com.au/nrl/nrl-premiership/nrl-2020-andrew-abdo-nrl-ceo-todd-greenberg-blake-solly-don-furner-dave-donaghy-rugby-league/news-story/969799a554a05a53f39e0b89af42623a Which is Super Rugby's main competitor. Let's hope he is influenced by the Ghost of Doc Craven, who is the main re...
by Burke's Boot
Sat Mar 14, 2020 6:55 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: 2020 Super Rugby goooneee!!! (it's official now)
Replies: 79
Views: 3027

Re: 2020 Super Rugby gooonneeeeeeeeee!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Just read the NRL want to keep the Warriors here for the forseeable future. Bring the NZ SR sides here too
by Burke's Boot
Sat Mar 14, 2020 4:34 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: 50/50 Charity Raffle for the Knights vs Warriors Mungo game
Replies: 0
Views: 2187

50/50 Charity Raffle for the Knights vs Warriors Mungo game

ex-partner is part of the Hunter Wildlife Rescue that is raising money today at the Knights Mungo game as well as having a website where NSW and Queensland residents can buy tickets till the end of the game that starts in 30 mins. Good organisation and have helped myself in Yengo National Park, Awab...
by Burke's Boot
Fri Feb 28, 2020 8:06 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Is the Waratahs women's side better than the mens?
Replies: 0
Views: 3520

Is the Waratahs women's side better than the mens?

Just watching them live now against the Brumbies on the 4K channel before the men take on the Lions and have to say at least the women can pass, catch and tackle quite well.
by Burke's Boot
Thu Feb 20, 2020 6:34 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Nightmare story - worthless human incinerates family
Replies: 123
Views: 4588

Re: Nightmare story - worthless human incinerates family

Been a few incidents of men throwing their kids off the Storey Bridge in Brisbane and also Westgate in Melbourne. Christ knows what is going on in their heads. Yes. The Brisbane one was a very good friend of mine and a rugby referee. And not just men. A few months later a lady murderer her daughter...
by Burke's Boot
Thu Feb 20, 2020 6:32 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Nightmare story - worthless human incinerates family
Replies: 123
Views: 4588

Re: Nightmare story - ex-NRL player incinerates family

Has the whiff of Chris Benoit about it. Would love for Professor Michael Buckland and his team at the Sports Brain Bank in Sydney to get a hold of his brain and look for CTE. I organised for a friend who was an ex-pro boxer but had a much longer and extensive amauter career to get a brain biopsy 18...
by Burke's Boot
Thu Feb 20, 2020 6:04 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Nightmare story - worthless human incinerates family
Replies: 123
Views: 4588

Re: Nightmare story - worthless human incinerates family

Been a few incidents of men throwing their kids off the Storey Bridge in Brisbane and also Westgate in Melbourne. Christ knows what is going on in their heads.
by Burke's Boot
Thu Feb 20, 2020 3:14 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The best new and returning TV series of 2020?
Replies: 8300
Views: 625369

Re: The best new and returning TV series of 2020?

Glass of red in one hand Large pack of Spicy Sweet Chilli Doritos in the other Sitting back to watch Netflix's Narcos Mexico 2 - available in the US today :shock: :D :thumbup: Watched the first two episodes last night. Great to get more of it, but it feels dragging a bit already with very long mood...
by Burke's Boot
Thu Feb 20, 2020 3:04 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Nightmare story - worthless human incinerates family
Replies: 123
Views: 4588

Re: Nightmare story - ex-NRL player incinerates family

Has the whiff of Chris Benoit about it. Would love for Professor Michael Buckland and his team at the Sports Brain Bank in Sydney to get a hold of his brain and look for CTE. I organised for a friend who was an ex-pro boxer but had a much longer and extensive amauter career to get a brain biopsy 18 ...
by Burke's Boot
Sun Feb 09, 2020 2:29 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Waratahs v Blues - MATCH THREAD - Newcastle - Sat 8 Feb
Replies: 229
Views: 3511

Re: Waratahs v Blues - MATCH THREAD - Newcastle - Sat 8 Feb

Cockbain is a cock for saying before halftime in an interview that the forwards were ok. The Blues are crap for a Kiwi team and had plenty of players out and comprehensively beat us.
by Burke's Boot
Sun Feb 09, 2020 2:28 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Cooking Rib Eye
Replies: 79
Views: 2427

Re: Cooking Rib Eye

Season with salt and pepper then Sous Vide it to whatever you want just not well done then reverse sear at the end with a hot iron skillet with some butter or my favourite, the blow torch. Then let it sit for five minutes.
by Burke's Boot
Sat Feb 08, 2020 11:27 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Waratahs v Blues - MATCH THREAD - Newcastle - Sat 8 Feb
Replies: 229
Views: 3511

Re: Waratahs v Blues - MATCH THREAD - Newcastle - Sat 8 Feb

Auckman wrote:terrible from both teams
Yeah it was unlikely to be Chiefs vs Saders standard and the weather sealed that before kickoff.
by Burke's Boot
Sat Feb 08, 2020 11:25 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Waratahs v Blues - MATCH THREAD - Newcastle - Sat 8 Feb
Replies: 229
Views: 3511

Re: Waratahs v Blues - MATCH THREAD - Newcastle - Sat 8 Feb

Ali's Choice wrote:Is Rob Penney under pressure?
Gibson is a coward who should have taken the hit this year.
by Burke's Boot
Sat Feb 08, 2020 5:29 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Waratahs v Blues - MATCH THREAD - Newcastle - Sat 8 Feb
Replies: 229
Views: 3511

Re: Waratahs v Blues - MATCH THREAD - Newcastle - Sat 8 Feb

My beautiful hometown. :thumbup: :nod: I was thinking of visiting it one day. What street is that depicted in the photo up there? Its nothing like the old industrial town it once was and many Sydney siders have moved up there to buy cheaper property. Plenty of cool bars and pubs, waterfront area wi...
by Burke's Boot
Sat Feb 08, 2020 5:26 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Waratahs v Blues - MATCH THREAD - Newcastle - Sat 8 Feb
Replies: 229
Views: 3511

Re: Waratahs v Blues - MATCH THREAD - Newcastle - Sat 8 Feb

Auckman wrote:
Mog The Almighty wrote:My beautiful hometown. :thumbup: :nod:
I was thinking of visiting it one day. What street is that depicted in the photo up there?
Hunter St
by Burke's Boot
Fri Feb 07, 2020 2:21 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Waratahs v Blues - MATCH THREAD - Newcastle - Sat 8 Feb
Replies: 229
Views: 3511

Re: Waratahs v Blues - MATCH THREAD - Newcastle - Sat 8 Feb

Mog The Almighty wrote:My beautiful hometown. :thumbup: :nod:
Windalian? :lol:
by Burke's Boot
Fri Dec 20, 2019 3:50 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: MND
Replies: 8
Views: 680

Re: MND

A close family member has it. Went from normal to a head in a bed and unable to speak in only six months. Only good thing about it is she is in her mid-70s and has had a good life compared to so many struck down in their prime. Interestingly MND can be misdiagnosed Tick Bourne Illness like Lyme & Ba...