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by DOB
Sat Jan 16, 2021 9:30 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128175
Views: 5504550

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

Was watching documentaries about the 2009 crash... how good does Bush look now compared this plum, wow Imagine Trump trying to deal with that I was watching an interview a while back talking to Bush and Clinton together, and how they’ve become good friends since 2008, and both have a lot of respect...
by DOB
Sat Jan 16, 2021 2:02 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128175
Views: 5504550

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

Someone went to the bother of asking an intern to mark up this graphic. Purely to stick it in this article and show just how stupid of a question it was. WHich probably isn't accurate because of the mercator projection I've just checked with distance measurement on Google Maps, and it's in the ball...
by DOB
Sat Jan 16, 2021 1:19 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128175
Views: 5504550

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

Remember when Trump suggesting the US buy Greenland and Sen insisted it was a good idea worth considering? Ah it's nostalgia time. Probably deserves a thread of its own, but I think my favourite was when Trump suggested to Spain's Foreign Minister that they should build a wall across the Sahara to ...
by DOB
Fri Jan 15, 2021 11:41 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128175
Views: 5504550

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

Who is sworn in first, Biden or Harris? If it is Biden, and he is assassinated before Harris is sworn in, Mike Pence will be president for the next 4 years as he will technically still be the VP Vice President is always sworn in first. Pence's term ends per the Constitution at noon on the 20th. In ...
by DOB
Fri Jan 15, 2021 9:19 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128175
Views: 5504550

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

Who is sworn in first, Biden or Harris? If it is Biden, and he is assassinated before Harris is sworn in, Mike Pence will be president for the next 4 years as he will technically still be the VP Vice President is always sworn in first. Pence's term ends per the Constitution at noon on the 20th. In ...
by DOB
Fri Jan 15, 2021 9:10 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128175
Views: 5504550

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

Trump has a proven record at being lousy at organizing coups... https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.vox.com/platform/amp/world/2019/5/3/18528083/venezuela-guaido-maduro-trump-bolton-fail Reading that, you can probably now add "spending the last 3 months yammering on about Chaves being involved in rigg...
by DOB
Fri Jan 15, 2021 8:08 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441186
Views: 16520257

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Gavin Duffy wrote: Fri Jan 15, 2021 7:58 pm
camroc1 wrote: Fri Jan 15, 2021 7:46 pm
Flametop wrote: Fri Jan 15, 2021 7:37 pm I think seomras in the back garden are the way forward for holiday homes. With the 2km, fully covid proof vacation.
With at least one of these included.

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Stella? Newcastle Brown? :uhoh:
Not only shit beet, but wasting alcohol space on the pellegrinos.
by DOB
Fri Jan 15, 2021 8:33 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128175
Views: 5504550

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

The Dems probably felt they had no choice but to go for impeachment but it's in their best interest really to allow Trump to stay in politics. Guy would tear the GOP apart. Nah. Sure some may leave. But 75 million still voted for him after 4 years of fumbling his way through and 300k+ Covid deaths ...
by DOB
Fri Jan 15, 2021 3:27 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128175
Views: 5504550

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

Who's most likely to play trump in the fillum? Alec Baldwin The guy who played Biff Tannin in the Back to the Future movies. Or an orange pillowcase stuffed with sausage meat with a crayon clown face drawn on it. https://i.ytimg.com/vi/TfR_f3iEWh4/hqdefault.jpg Man that brings back memories! :lol: ...
by DOB
Fri Jan 15, 2021 1:30 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Brexit Britain Must Rescue Ireland
Replies: 110
Views: 3629

Re: Brexit Britain Must Rescue Ireland

1.51.5Catching up. 2nd in EU now for vaccines. 40k this week. Will ramp up to c.50k next week. Thank you to all our vaccinators and @HSELive Edouard Mathieu @redouad 🇪🇺 Total vaccine doses administered per 100 people: 🇩🇰 Denmark 2.23 🇮🇪 Ireland 1.57 🇮🇹 Italy 1.5 🇪🇸 Spain 1.45 🇩🇪 Germany 1.01 🇵🇱 Pol...
by DOB
Fri Jan 15, 2021 1:16 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Brexit Britain Must Rescue Ireland
Replies: 110
Views: 3629

Re: Brexit Britain Must Rescue Ireland

1.51.5Catching up. 2nd in EU now for vaccines. 40k this week. Will ramp up to c.50k next week. Thank you to all our vaccinators and @HSELive Edouard Mathieu @redouad 🇪🇺 Total vaccine doses administered per 100 people: 🇩🇰 Denmark 2.23 🇮🇪 Ireland 1.57 🇮🇹 Italy 1.5 🇪🇸 Spain 1.45 🇩🇪 Germany 1.01 🇵🇱 Pol...
by DOB
Fri Jan 15, 2021 12:06 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: What is next for the GOP?
Replies: 168
Views: 4320

Re: What is next for the GOP?

Pages of deep discourse about politics, and not a single mention of the biggest single existential threat we face: global warming and the general devastation of the natural environment, everywhere the eye can see, not to mention under our oceans. Is this a right wing or left wing concern? Apparentl...
by DOB
Fri Jan 15, 2021 12:05 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: What is next for the GOP?
Replies: 168
Views: 4320

Re: What is next for the GOP?

Quite clear from the impeachment debate they'd move Right with Trumpism. Don't think it's just Trump's influence, I think they were already thinking like that and Trump just gave a voice to their outrage. Take Donald's misbehavior out of the picture, his rhetoric and policies is acceptable to the G...
by DOB
Thu Jan 14, 2021 11:54 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128175
Views: 5504550

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

Would one of the quickest ways to remove the rubbish on social media be to force people to use actual names and not be able to hide behind fake accounts. Literally the reason we're having this conversation is because the President of the United States got his Twitter account suspended for posting s...
by DOB
Thu Jan 14, 2021 10:38 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128175
Views: 5504550

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

This is how fvcked the GOP is. They had a choice in Georgia between a Neurosurgeon vs a gun toting Q Anon follower. Yep, they chose the QAnon. Now she's planning to file for impeachment of Joe Biden the day after inauguration. https://www.google.com/amp/s/amp.9news.com.au/article/bf44d99e-8cd9-408e...
by DOB
Thu Jan 14, 2021 6:15 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128175
Views: 5504550

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

Thomas wrote: Thu Jan 14, 2021 6:09 am
Flockwitt wrote: Thu Jan 14, 2021 6:01 am The shaudenfruede is strong about this one... indeed most beautiful and joyous.

https://www.huffpost.com/entry/trump-wo ... 7d85ecbe46
I am so aroused right now.
It’s as wonderful as it is predictable. And it was always very predictable.
by DOB
Thu Jan 14, 2021 5:19 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128175
Views: 5504550

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

8) And you are projecting about projecting. whatever.. :) btw, if you're really in maryland, i envy you. so close to history ! Only six more days till Trump is history. tick tock.. That sound is terrifying for Trump. It’s the countdown on the microwave until he burns his tongue on another pop tart?
by DOB
Thu Jan 14, 2021 1:23 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Brexit Britain Must Rescue Ireland
Replies: 110
Views: 3629

Re: Brexit Britain Must Rescue Ireland

I suspect the irony for that map is all the places numbered in the UK had loads of EU money given to them. Eh? The UK was a massive net contributor to the EU. Ergo, any EU money sent back to the UK was recycled from what we sent them (minus their cut). But that 350m/wk is supposed to go to the NHS,...
by DOB
Thu Jan 14, 2021 1:16 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128175
Views: 5504550

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

While by the constitution a president must be 35 years old, the reality is that practically speaking a candidate has to morel like 45 to be taken seriously as a candidate. It's also hard to imagine someone from the house of representatives running. AOC won't have a viable ring at the presidency unt...
by DOB
Thu Jan 14, 2021 12:47 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128175
Views: 5504550

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

While by the constitution a president must be 35 years old, the reality is that practically speaking a candidate has to morel like 45 to be taken seriously as a candidate. It's also hard to imagine someone from the house of representatives running. AOC won't have a viable ring at the presidency unt...
by DOB
Wed Jan 13, 2021 11:14 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128175
Views: 5504550

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

Can't see support for a generic 'green new deal' translating into a credible bid for the presidency. If it did Howie Hawkins would've had more support than 0.26% this past election. Jo Jorgensen only got 1.2%, so I guess cutting taxes and regulations is a non-starter as a platform, too. Relatively,...
by DOB
Wed Jan 13, 2021 10:33 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128175
Views: 5504550

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

Flyin Ryan wrote: Wed Jan 13, 2021 10:29 pm
Gavin Duffy wrote: Wed Jan 13, 2021 10:26 pm Can't see support for a generic 'green new deal' translating into a credible bid for the presidency.
If it did Howie Hawkins would've had more support than 0.26% this past election.
Jo Jorgensen only got 1.2%, so I guess cutting taxes and regulations is a non-starter as a platform, too.
by DOB
Wed Jan 13, 2021 9:53 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128175
Views: 5504550

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

Mr. Very Popular wrote: Wed Jan 13, 2021 9:52 pm I thought the GOP would try and filibuster it.

I'd hate to be at a wedding with this lad giving a speech.
No filibuster in the house. You get your time and sit down and shut up.
by DOB
Wed Jan 13, 2021 9:20 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128175
Views: 5504550

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

Heck though, if I was Putin, I would've asked "did we have men on the ground? If not, why not?" A few stolen laptops even of congressmen, get them out of the country immediately, law enforcement would be too slow to react to stop getting on a flight to Europe, and you can easily get a few hackers o...
by DOB
Wed Jan 13, 2021 9:16 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128175
Views: 5504550

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

https://twitter.com/nycjim/status/1349445165900050433 *Feds upgrade charges against Richard “Bigo” Barnett, who was photographed making himself comfy in Speaker Pelosi’s office. *He’s now accused of being armed with a stun gun. *That raises his potential sentence to up to 11 years in Federal prison...
by DOB
Wed Jan 13, 2021 8:41 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128175
Views: 5504550

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

Louie Gohmert disgracing himself. He must seriously be the dumbest person to ever hold a democratically elected seat That Lauren Boebert one gives him a run for his money. MTG? Every time I hear Gohmert speak I can’t help but think of a village idiot, but he’s stayed in Congress so long now that he...
by DOB
Wed Jan 13, 2021 8:38 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128175
Views: 5504550

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

Rely on the youth vote, tried and true strategy. It’s a viable strategy for a young politician with a secure district and a long career ahead of her. Those young voters will grow older with her and be a reliable base. Might not be enough to win a Presidency, but she’ll be able to make a splash in t...
by DOB
Wed Jan 13, 2021 8:03 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Peleton alternatives
Replies: 26
Views: 1483

Re: Peleton alternatives

Does Peloton count your warm-up and cool-down as individual rides? My Strava would be a lot more impressive if I counted the traffic-dodging to and from the City Limits as separate from the actual riding up and down hills and dales once out in the country.
by DOB
Wed Jan 13, 2021 8:00 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128175
Views: 5504550

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

Mr. Very Popular wrote: Wed Jan 13, 2021 7:21 pm Florida man being Florida man, how much did they get paid to defend Trump?
Gaetz? He was more embarrassing than Gohmert, and that takes some doing.
by DOB
Wed Jan 13, 2021 7:58 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128175
Views: 5504550

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

Rely on the youth vote, tried and true strategy. It’s a viable strategy for a young politician with a secure district and a long career ahead of her. Those young voters will grow older with her and be a reliable base. Might not be enough to win a Presidency, but she’ll be able to make a splash in t...
by DOB
Wed Jan 13, 2021 7:03 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128175
Views: 5504550

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

This is at least the 2nd Repub to claim that “Trump will peacefully relinquish power next week...” as if the past 2 months he’s been a model of grace, fairness and equanimity.
by DOB
Wed Jan 13, 2021 7:01 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128175
Views: 5504550

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

Floppykid wrote: Wed Jan 13, 2021 6:57 pm Louie Gohmert being himself.
Fixed. And far more damning.
by DOB
Wed Jan 13, 2021 6:23 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128175
Views: 5504550

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

On the “Speaker has been moved” tweet, other reps have posted that they were instructed to not even contact their own families to tell where they were. It’s the equivalent in a spy movie of someone whispering into his cuff-link radio that “Matt Damon is on the move.”
by DOB
Wed Jan 13, 2021 6:18 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128175
Views: 5504550

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

Is AOC even eligible? Isn’t 35 the minimum age? I would agree that she has to do more than just get in Twitter battles with conservatives and help with some get-out-the-vote campaigns. She’ll need to show some actual legislative accomplishments before getting the top job (then again, Obama didn’t ha...
by DOB
Wed Jan 13, 2021 5:33 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441186
Views: 16520257

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Good. I’ve happy memories of summer days spent at my mate’s family’s holiday home in Rosslare in the 80s, and I just wanted to be sure that things there have moved with the times.
by DOB
Wed Jan 13, 2021 3:29 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441186
Views: 16520257

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

That steely determined expression on his face is definitely one of a psychopathic madman, and a future Lions captain :thumbup: And nice simple black boots, not any of these poncy coloured boots :thumbup: Look at the fear on the Leinster lad’s face. Probably wishing he was back in his private school...
by DOB
Wed Jan 13, 2021 1:06 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128175
Views: 5504550

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

So if the uneducated and unemployed peasants riot again, do the security forces light them up? No. But get a few thousand marines and give them each a baseball bat. Problem solved. I don’t know if many is society could comprehend how terrifying a mob of psyched up, young infantrymen with permission...
by DOB
Wed Jan 13, 2021 6:45 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128175
Views: 5504550

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

Manu Raju @mkraju House GOP furious at new mags outside the chamber. Reps. Markwayne Mullin and Steve Womack erupted at Capitol Police as they were forced to go through the mags. Womack shouted “I was physically restrained!” And Mullin said “it’s my constitutional right” and “they cannot stop me ht...
by DOB
Wed Jan 13, 2021 6:13 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128175
Views: 5504550

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

Isn't it strange that the video footage of the riot is almost exclusively hand held cameras and phones. I would've thought the place would have security cameras all over. The security camera footage is prolly in the hands of the FBI... Don't they want the public to identify the rioters? Well there’...