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by Gospel
Tue May 12, 2020 8:43 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27447
Views: 666935

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Saint wrote:7 hours in a car for an hour of social distance
I did seven hours in a car on my own for a 15 minute funeral service. Meh.
by Gospel
Mon May 11, 2020 8:34 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27447
Views: 666935

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

piquant wrote:You are correct of course that Brexiters are despised by many, and very likely the reverse holds too
More pity and concern I would think.
by Gospel
Mon May 11, 2020 8:30 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?
Replies: 10368
Views: 231498

Re: Boris goooooone or going?

I understand and agree with the govt to get people out and about again. Surely the best way of doing this was to say you can see your friends and family? Two weeks of seeing friends and some family and people would start accepting the back to work tomorrow stuff easily without the same concerns. So...
by Gospel
Mon May 11, 2020 7:37 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?
Replies: 10368
Views: 231498

Re: Boris goooooone or going?

Seriously, where? And even if we did, why wouldn't be allowed to comment when you feel quite free to pile in on the french and other governments yourself? Stop being so precious. We're not doing any better than you if that makes you more comfortable. You called me obsessed for pointing out these co...
by Gospel
Mon May 11, 2020 7:30 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27447
Views: 666935

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Why are Brits so confused about Boris? I still don’t see anything unclear on what he had said. Serious question The mostly remoaner press absolutely despise Boris's Brexit Government and the opposition have broken ranks since we've passed the first peak. Starmer's positioning himself as Mr stay-at-...
by Gospel
Mon May 11, 2020 7:11 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?
Replies: 10368
Views: 231498

Re: Boris goooooone or going?

Seriously, where? And even if we did, why wouldn't be allowed to comment when you feel quite free to pile in on the french and other governments yourself? Stop being so precious. We're not doing any better than you if that makes you more comfortable. You called me obsessed for pointing out these co...
by Gospel
Mon May 11, 2020 6:59 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?
Replies: 10368
Views: 231498

Re: Boris goooooone or going?

clementinfrance wrote:Being critical of one's own govt (Macron and co) doesn't stop you sometimes realising there is always worse (in this case your current bunch of fùcktards)....
When are you ever critical of anything French? :lol:
by Gospel
Mon May 11, 2020 6:52 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?
Replies: 10368
Views: 231498

Re: Boris goooooone or going?

Well fück me who'd have thought Clement would rate Macron better than Boris :lol: Yeah that surprised me too. To be fair you're the one who seems obsessed by Macron. I am amused by the contradictions given you garlic munchers spend so much time piling into the UK Government whilst your own house is...
by Gospel
Mon May 11, 2020 6:50 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27447
Views: 666935

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Why are Brits so confused about Boris? I still don’t see anything unclear on what he had said. Serious question The mostly remoaner press absolutely despise Boris's Brexit Government and the opposition have broken ranks since we've passed the first peak. Starmer's positioning himself as Mr stay-at-...
by Gospel
Mon May 11, 2020 6:40 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27447
Views: 666935

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

CM11 wrote:There definitely needs to be better education on masks.
I suspect they will become a thing.
by Gospel
Mon May 11, 2020 6:38 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?
Replies: 10368
Views: 231498

Re: Boris goooooone or going?

DragsterDriver wrote:Well fück me who'd have thought Clement would rate Macron better than Boris :lol:
Yeah that surprised me too.
by Gospel
Mon May 11, 2020 5:35 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?
Replies: 10368
Views: 231498

Re: Boris goooooone or going?

So Macron's slogan is "Save Lives, Remain Prudent" and it's been greeted without the mass media bed wetting "Stay Alert" has caused over here. Strange times we live in.
by Gospel
Mon May 11, 2020 4:59 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?
Replies: 10368
Views: 231498

Re: Boris goooooone or going?

SaintK wrote:Must have seen a release of what Starmer is going to say
Given we have an adversarial system I rather suspect Starmer will stick the boot in regardless. He's sitting pretty in the cheap seats working on his public image.
by Gospel
Mon May 11, 2020 12:46 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?
Replies: 10368
Views: 231498

Re: Boris goooooone or going?

But people doing what's right for them is a bollocks statement. If that were true, you wouldn't need government guidelines. Even ones as simple to understand as these (according to you) which both you and government ministers have got incorrect this morning. I think he meant doing what they're able...
by Gospel
Mon May 11, 2020 11:42 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27447
Views: 666935

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Lorthern Nights wrote:The government schemes other than furlough is basically allowing you to borrow money with government backing so yes it’s support but it’s support you have to pay back.
So are you agreeing or disagreeing?
by Gospel
Mon May 11, 2020 11:32 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?
Replies: 10368
Views: 231498

Re: Boris goooooone or going?

I thought Boris made perfect sense last night. Yeah you have to fill in the blanks but it's common sense. You've got people complaining this morning that they can't work from home and how does the government expect them to go to work if the company they work for is still closed :( I think the media...
by Gospel
Mon May 11, 2020 11:26 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27447
Views: 666935

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Heard from a givernment minister last week that they had screwed up the first message Stay Home, Save NHS, Save Lives as it was actually too effective and far more businesses shut up shop than they expected which put a bigger strain on the economy than they had forecast. It also has the problem tha...
by Gospel
Mon May 11, 2020 10:51 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?
Replies: 10368
Views: 231498

Re: Boris goooooone or going?

message #2527204 wrote:
Margin_Walker wrote:So I see according to the guidelines trades, cleaners etc are allowed back in people's homes providing they distance etc.
Hairdressers with long scissors?
:lol: :frown:
by Gospel
Sun May 10, 2020 9:23 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27447
Views: 666935

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

This thread has taken a strange turn. :?
by Gospel
Sun May 10, 2020 9:22 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?
Replies: 10368
Views: 231498

Re: Boris goooooone or going?

Starting with reception , year one and year six ...... were stuck with them till September. Aye. My wife was wondering at what point year 2 would be going back and told her not to hold her breath. It's not a critical year. You’d still be fined if you took them on holiday of course. Just tell the fu...
by Gospel
Sun May 10, 2020 9:17 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?
Replies: 10368
Views: 231498

Re: Boris goooooone or going?

bimboman wrote:Starting with reception , year one and year six ...... were stuck with them till September.
Aye. My wife was wondering at what point year 2 would be going back and told her not to hold her breath. It's not a critical year.
by Gospel
Sun May 10, 2020 9:16 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?
Replies: 10368
Views: 231498

Re: Boris goooooone or going?

Sandstorm wrote:Still no mention of everyone wearing masks.
Whilst the science is mixed I rather suspect that's more to do with the rather huge task of providing enough masks for the entire population.
by Gospel
Sun May 10, 2020 9:13 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?
Replies: 10368
Views: 231498

Re: Boris goooooone or going?

Part of the plan seems to be the government catching up with what we're already seeing happening on the streets. People have been congregating in greater numbers in public spaces and more and more people have gone back to work in construction and manufacturing. Even garden centres were started sell...
by Gospel
Sun May 10, 2020 9:00 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?
Replies: 10368
Views: 231498

Re: Boris goooooone or going?

Part of the plan seems to be the government catching up with what we're already seeing happening on the streets. People have been congregating in greater numbers in public spaces and more and more people have gone back to work in construction and manufacturing.
by Gospel
Fri May 08, 2020 10:09 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Pichot v Beaumont - WR Chairman Election (Unified Thread)
Replies: 489
Views: 17335

Re: Pichot v Beaumont - WR Chairman Election (Unified Thread

mr bungle wrote:You guys really don’t seem to grasp how isolated the SH is geographically.
Neither do some of your countrymen when gloating over Covid-19 deaths.
by Gospel
Fri May 08, 2020 9:35 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: VE Day: 75th Anniversary
Replies: 188
Views: 5536

Re: VE Day: 75th Anniversary

My grandfather was a sapper in WWII and was part of a unit that was one of the first into Belsen concentration camp. The shit that generation went through is just beyond my capacity to empathise with. We are so fortunate they had the fortitude to get it done.
by Gospel
Fri May 08, 2020 3:42 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 16811
Views: 369476

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Magpie26 wrote:
Gospel wrote:Freeeedom for Berkshire!
Would be nice to have all Berks in their own litle place :P
:|
by Gospel
Fri May 08, 2020 2:38 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 16811
Views: 369476

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Freeeedom for Berkshire!
by Gospel
Fri May 08, 2020 2:37 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?
Replies: 10368
Views: 231498

Re: Boris goooooone or going?

Anonymous. wrote:As I hardly ever went on the Brexit thread I thought maybe the Irish guys were being a bit harsh on bimbo. I now know why they encouraged people not to talk to him.
Not like you to have a wibble over another poster.
by Gospel
Fri May 08, 2020 2:30 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 16811
Views: 369476

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Anonymous. wrote:When I click on this thread I see lots of posts about how farked the UK is going to be. Very few about EU failure in comparison
It was ever thus.
by Gospel
Fri May 08, 2020 12:06 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: What TV News do you watch?
Replies: 53
Views: 1572

Re: What TV News do you watch?

Channel 4 news is a safe space for champagne socialists. They crossed the rubicon to political activism around the time of the EU referendum. BBC News and Sky News seem dedicated to promoting a left leaning liberal agenda - at least in their opinion pieces. I find it best to channel surf the news a...
by Gospel
Thu May 07, 2020 12:49 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?
Replies: 10368
Views: 231498

Re: Boris goooooone or going?

Ah so you are quoting an openly right wing, neoliberal source that is supporting an openly right wing, neoliberal govt... Don't shoot the messenger. I think they raise some interesting points. Calling the UK Government right wing in light of them turning on the spending taps far in excess of your b...
by Gospel
Thu May 07, 2020 12:41 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?
Replies: 10368
Views: 231498

Re: Boris goooooone or going?

clementinfrance wrote:
Some interesting points raised in the following piece.
Warning for sensitive lefties: Adam Smith Institute.
I'm curious as to why, in your opinion, "Lefties" would try to defend Managers and those in senior positions?
The warning was because of the source.
by Gospel
Thu May 07, 2020 12:38 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 16811
Views: 369476

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

It is about preserving the best interests of the EU. There's a fair amount of inequality in those interests. With Germany able to throw hundreds of billions into supporting their economy versus the likes of Spain who haven't got a pot to piss in the situation will inevitably lead to further economi...
by Gospel
Thu May 07, 2020 12:29 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: What TV News do you watch?
Replies: 53
Views: 1572

Re: What TV News do you watch?

Channel 4 news is a safe space for champagne socialists. They crossed the rubicon to political activism around the time of the EU referendum. BBC News and Sky News seem dedicated to promoting a left leaning liberal agenda - at least in their opinion pieces. I find it best to channel surf the news an...
by Gospel
Thu May 07, 2020 12:09 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?
Replies: 10368
Views: 231498

Re: Boris goooooone or going?

I’m thinking the government have taken the heat during the crisis but the enquiry will probably be scathing about nhs management and procurement. Some interesting points raised in the following piece. Warning for sensitive lefties: Adam Smith Institute. The UK’s catalogue of catastrophes – and what...
by Gospel
Wed May 06, 2020 9:01 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 16811
Views: 369476

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

It is about preserving the best interests of the EU. There's a fair amount of inequality in those interests. With Germany able to throw hundreds of billions into supporting their economy versus the likes of Spain who haven't got a pot to piss in the situation will inevitably lead to further economi...
by Gospel
Tue May 05, 2020 11:33 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?
Replies: 10368
Views: 231498

Re: Boris goooooone or going?

I point you to countries such as Austria, Germany and others who did a much better job than the UK without apps. An app is part of it. Massive testing capacity is another - we could've been prepared but the government decided it wasn't a priority. They did know we weren't prepared, the test on pand...
by Gospel
Tue May 05, 2020 11:06 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Piers Morgan going?
Replies: 32
Views: 3099

Re: Piers Morgan going?

Piers Morgan is a sort of swiss-army c u nt. If his views on a given subject happen to align with your own then he's the right kind of c u nt. Else he's just a c u nt. A Piers Morgan interview seems to be a baptism of fire for junior ministers - where most don't make it out alive. It's difficult to...
by Gospel
Tue May 05, 2020 3:40 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Piers Morgan going?
Replies: 32
Views: 3099

Re: Piers Morgan going?

Piers Morgan is a sort of swiss-army cunt. If his views on a given subject happen to align with your own then he's the right kind of cunt. Else he's just a cunt. A Piers Morgan interview seems to be a baptism of fire for junior ministers - where most don't make it out alive.