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by Hellraiser
Mon Oct 19, 2020 5:14 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Your favourite player.
Replies: 37
Views: 526

Re: Your favourite player.

David Wallace
by Hellraiser
Tue Oct 13, 2020 8:41 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 429950
Views: 15964328

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

We are genuinely lacking a few SOBs with Keet injured, Bob retired and Henshaw unlikely to make the starting side. Ringrose to step into the role. It's about time the Ringer does something for Ireland. I really like him but he's no where near the levels he was hailed to be. Should be starting thoug...
by Hellraiser
Tue Oct 13, 2020 8:20 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 429950
Views: 15964328

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

We are genuinely lacking a few SOBs with Keet injured, Bob retired and Henshaw unlikely to make the starting side. Ringrose to step into the role. It's about time the Ringer does something for Ireland. I really like him but he's no where near the levels he was hailed to be. Should be starting thoug...
by Hellraiser
Fri Oct 09, 2020 2:39 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 429950
Views: 15964328

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Herring to start with Heffernan on the bench?
by Hellraiser
Thu Oct 08, 2020 7:17 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 429950
Views: 15964328

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

I want to know what HR thinks of Farrell selection POM. Do the IRFU force him to do it (as was the case with Kidney), or is it because he's blindly loyal and conservative (as was the case with Schmidt)? A little from Column A and a little from Column B... POM shouldn't be starting for Munster at th...
by Hellraiser
Mon Oct 05, 2020 11:16 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 429950
Views: 15964328

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Internationals can't be played outside LR because of the Aviva sponsorship deal.
by Hellraiser
Mon Oct 05, 2020 5:12 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 16709
Views: 367472

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Even with zero corporation tax, those American companies wouldn't be there if not for the EU. Money from CAP was pretty extensive, I think. Membership has been a boon - which is great. Nailed it, good man. :thumbup: There IS a an important subtext to Ireland's relationship with the EU which remarka...
by Hellraiser
Mon Oct 05, 2020 10:16 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 16709
Views: 367472

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Yer Man wrote: Mon Oct 05, 2020 9:49 am
EverReady wrote: Mon Oct 05, 2020 9:07 am Are they gone yet?
Keep flushing...
:lol:
by Hellraiser
Mon Oct 05, 2020 10:10 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 429950
Views: 15964328

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Mr. Very Popular wrote: Sun Oct 04, 2020 10:29 pm Lot of locks and backrows starting to come through a bit earlier than normal, half back is my worry right now, Healy will be the incumbent in 3 years.
Healy should be the incumbent now. JJ is a busted flush.
by Hellraiser
Mon Oct 05, 2020 10:09 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 429950
Views: 15964328

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Been on the Coombes train for a while. Suggestions earlier on that he let games pass him by a bit. Almost need a box To get him going . Hard to know if his best spot is 4 6 or 8 Not so much that as his game awareness wasn't up to scratch, which was probably down to being able to get by on his physi...
by Hellraiser
Thu Oct 01, 2020 8:11 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 16709
Views: 367472

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

shereblue wrote: Thu Oct 01, 2020 7:28 pm Chickens coming home to roost.

This time the Chemical Industry taking on £1 billion of additional costs in red tape.

Couldn't quite fit it all on the side of a bus.

https://twitter.com/Haggis_UK/status/13 ... 5896058880
Pfft, the British people have had enough of exports.
by Hellraiser
Thu Oct 01, 2020 7:14 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 429950
Views: 15964328

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Fùck I forgot the season kicked off this weekend and booked work on Saturday. :(
by Hellraiser
Thu Oct 01, 2020 2:12 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 429950
Views: 15964328

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

I see Tuilagi is continuing at Sale as he did at Leicester. Improves our chances in November.
by Hellraiser
Thu Oct 01, 2020 11:59 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 16709
Views: 367472

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 Because a UK government putting on the record of the HoC that the UK intends to break the treaty demonstrably breaks the "good faith" clauses of the treaty ie simply by...
by Hellraiser
Wed Sep 16, 2020 8:10 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 16709
Views: 367472

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

I don't expect you to get it Message. You're not very bright. It's utter bollocks Toryism is supposed to be conservative and unionist, but it has become (in objective effect) radically anti-union. It is pushing through the most extreme possible version of a Brexit that both Scotland and Northern Ir...
by Hellraiser
Tue Sep 15, 2020 7:41 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Life on Venus (possibly)
Replies: 54
Views: 1495

Re: Life on Venus (possibly)

Hellraiser's point is refuted. There's no evidence that phosphine levels probably aren't a measure of biological activity. Read what I actually wrote, moron. I did; it was laughable. Your a priori justification is that life cannot exist on Venus, therefore any evidence that it does is misinterprete...
by Hellraiser
Tue Sep 15, 2020 1:03 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 16709
Views: 367472

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Talking to my neighbours today: good conversations, nice people, done well in life, environmentally focused, 70 years old, living in the countryside, supporting Brexit. Kept it very delicate, and very gently enquired about their motivations: 'We're a proud island nation, we don't like being told wh...
by Hellraiser
Tue Sep 15, 2020 12:35 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 16709
Views: 367472

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Talking to my neighbours today: good conversations, nice people, done well in life, environmentally focused, 70 years old, living in the countryside, supporting Brexit. Kept it very delicate, and very gently enquired about their motivations: 'We're a proud island nation, we don't like being told wh...
by Hellraiser
Tue Sep 15, 2020 12:28 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Life on Venus (possibly)
Replies: 54
Views: 1495

Re: Life on Venus (possibly)

Hellraiser's point is refuted. There's no evidence that phosphine levels probably aren't a measure of biological activity. Read what I actually wrote, moron.
by Hellraiser
Mon Sep 14, 2020 10:07 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Life on Venus (possibly)
Replies: 54
Views: 1495

Re: Life on Venus (possibly)

Hate to burst the bubble but all this means, as pointed out already by several astrobiologists, is that phosphine levels probably aren't actually an accurate or reliable measure of biological activity.
by Hellraiser
Sat Sep 12, 2020 6:01 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 16709
Views: 367472

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

That means that France, Germany, Belgium Netherlands, Italy, Spain and many others are breaking their NATO treaty obligations and therefore breaking international law. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-44717074 EDIT: Ireland isn't a member of NATO. What happens if the Russians invade Ireland? More P...
by Hellraiser
Sat Sep 12, 2020 12:03 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 16709
Views: 367472

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

iarmhiman wrote: Fri Sep 11, 2020 10:10 pm The UK need the Republicans to win the House of Representatives.

Trade deals need to be passed through both houses of Congress. Trade deals can not be passed by executive order.

Ouch
The GOP won't agree a UK trade deal either. The Irish lobby is bipartisan in both houses.
by Hellraiser
Sat Sep 12, 2020 12:01 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 16709
Views: 367472

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

I said the EU should walk away. Ive changed my mind. That's exactly what the Brits want. Make it look like it was the EU all along were the ones who wanted no deal. The EU just need to keep negotiating down to the end of year and let the no deal look like a deliberate ploy of Johnson and Cummings. ...
by Hellraiser
Fri Sep 11, 2020 11:58 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 16709
Views: 367472

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

The general consensus is that the UK is 50% deficient in food production, that is it produces 50% itself, and imports the other 50%. However, In a research note to clients dated January 3, HSBC analyst David McCarthy and his team reported: "The 50% statistic underrepresents the reality, 80% of food...
by Hellraiser
Sun Aug 30, 2020 3:51 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 429950
Views: 15964328

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Second red was TMO's call btw. Murphy thought it was on the sternum, TMO said it was the neck.
by Hellraiser
Sun Aug 30, 2020 3:48 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 429950
Views: 15964328

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

iarmhiman wrote: Sun Aug 30, 2020 3:45 pm this is a farce another red
Both are pretty clear cut. The players know the laws.
by Hellraiser
Sun Aug 30, 2020 3:21 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 429950
Views: 15964328

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

IBWT wrote: Sun Aug 30, 2020 3:18 pm What's the penalty count in this already?
Ridiculous. Merited, but ridiculous.
by Hellraiser
Sun Aug 30, 2020 3:21 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 429950
Views: 15964328

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

TheBouncer wrote: Sun Aug 30, 2020 3:12 pm How are we for links.
https://www.vipleague.lc/3-munster-vs-c ... -streaming
by Hellraiser
Sun Aug 16, 2020 9:04 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Was the 2019 loss to ENG actually the worst AB RWC choke?
Replies: 41
Views: 1635

Re: Was the 2019 loss to ENG actually the worst AB RWC choke

If the Irish didn't choke in the previous game , the All Blacks wouldn't have choked in the next game. Of course, because the All Blacks choked in the semi-final, it caused England to go onto the mother of all chokes in the Final ...against a team that choked against the All Blacks in pool play. Je...
by Hellraiser
Sun Aug 16, 2020 8:55 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Whisky Thread
Replies: 894
Views: 105312

Re: The Whisky Thread

My most extravagant recent purchases include these:

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by Hellraiser
Sun Aug 16, 2020 8:28 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 429950
Views: 15964328

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Nolanator wrote:
Hellraiser wrote:
Nolanator wrote:Injury change or just a regular sub?
I stopped watching in the second half.

Had to take a piss.
Leaving the pitch and going somewhere private for that? He's changed.

Uncle Deccie had a word.
by Hellraiser
Sun Aug 16, 2020 8:11 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 429950
Views: 15964328

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Nolanator wrote:Injury change or just a regular sub?
I stopped watching in the second half.

Had to take a piss.
by Hellraiser
Sat Aug 08, 2020 7:48 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Billy Bragg, anyone?
Replies: 16
Views: 917

Re: Billy Bragg, anyone?

Unisex Chip Shop is his best song.
by Hellraiser
Thu Aug 06, 2020 9:51 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Pretentious Names
Replies: 168
Views: 4734

Re: Pretentious Names

Flyin Ryan wrote:A new baby girl at a hospital near me was handed the given names Starfire Storm.

Black or white trash?
by Hellraiser
Wed Aug 05, 2020 5:03 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: England vs Ireland ODIs
Replies: 25
Views: 1283

Re: England vs Ireland ODIs

How many goals did we win by?
by Hellraiser
Tue Aug 04, 2020 8:20 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 16709
Views: 367472

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

We've been in it for 50 years. We know how it works. Sidestepping Barnier was a deliberate move to give the whole picture to european leaders rather than that coming from Barnier, 'the commission', or any other of the various EU fonctionnairiates each with their own motives and agenda. Actually it'...
by Hellraiser
Sun Aug 02, 2020 3:55 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Jeffrey Epstein gggooonnnee!!!
Replies: 376
Views: 26916

Re: Jeffrey Epstein gggooonnnee!!!

The simplest answer is he didn't want to be a world infamous pedo in prison after living the life he did, saw no hope and ended it. That's it. There's no grand conspiracy. The first part is undeniably true. That is the simplest answer. I'm a fan of the Ockham's razor principle, that removing all un...