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by Brumbie_Steve
Wed Nov 18, 2020 7:57 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: "Our fans are morons" - Sam Cane
Replies: 201
Views: 5569

Re: "Our fans are morons" - Sam Cane

Excuses is an Australian game - let them play it. https://media2.giphy.com/media/NsCMDOaT6fphEokMRQ/giphy.gif She's nice Thomas ... all i've got is this, but i do have a lot of them... https://media2.giphy.com/media/3ohs4rsxB4ukqqi8NO/giphy.gif Do you have a photo/clip of Cheika last Saturday night...
by Brumbie_Steve
Wed Nov 18, 2020 6:19 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Port Macquarie Origin bastardry
Replies: 5
Views: 313

Port Macquarie Origin bastardry

No topic so I thought I would post this in its own thread. Before you ask this is not a Betoota Advocate article. The accompanying photo had said dummie (the stolen one, not the owner) In Melbourne Storm paraphernalia. Probably in case the thieves tried to disguise Charlie. IT doesn't matter which s...
by Brumbie_Steve
Wed Nov 18, 2020 6:12 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: IRB World Rankings - Japan now 7th
Replies: 151
Views: 10960

Re: IRB World Rankings - Japan now 7th

True Blue wrote: Tue Nov 17, 2020 1:01 am SA have come across a novel way of staying on top. Just don't play at all. :?
They are going to engineer some kind of International ban on themselves for 20 years so they can scream from the rooftops that they are the number one side for 20 years without playing anyone. They have form you know.
by Brumbie_Steve
Mon Nov 16, 2020 3:55 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Greg Growden baaaacckkk at the Hurled
Replies: 56
Views: 3163

Re: Greg Growden baaaacckkk at the Hurled

I am quite sad to hear this. He was from Adelaide and we had quite a few mutual friends/acquaintances. Hi father played for Port Adelaide in the 50s when they were starting their dominance of the SANFL. I sat next to him on the plane over to NZ for the Super finals in Auckland before the 2003 WC. He...
by Brumbie_Steve
Mon Oct 19, 2020 9:06 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Untrustworthy Saffas slink away from RC
Replies: 500
Views: 8163

Re: Untrustworthy Saffas slink away from RC

If you were a young rugby player would you place your faith for your future and that of your family with the SARU?
by Brumbie_Steve
Fri Oct 16, 2020 5:35 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 25777
Views: 932771

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

If the roles were reversed and it was Gladys who was the crook would the wronged bloke be getting the same sympathy?
by Brumbie_Steve
Fri Oct 16, 2020 4:15 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby Championship - to be in Aus...
Replies: 382
Views: 10156

Re: Rugby Championship - to be in Aus...

jambanja wrote: Fri Oct 16, 2020 3:57 am
Ali's Choice wrote: Fri Oct 16, 2020 12:33 am Fair to say that we now all have permission to hate South Africa again?
:lol: :lol: :lol:
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Is this all the stormers fault?
by Brumbie_Steve
Fri Oct 16, 2020 3:13 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Untrustworthy Saffas slink away from RC
Replies: 500
Views: 8163

Re: Untrustworthy Saffas slink away from RC

Olo wrote: Fri Oct 16, 2020 2:16 am It’s now a tri nations comp
The captains better hit the weight room. Wait till they see the size of the trophy.
by Brumbie_Steve
Thu Oct 15, 2020 6:30 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Untrustworthy Saffas slink away from RC
Replies: 500
Views: 8163

Re: Saffas withdraw from RC

When is the 48hrs up? If the Saffas insist they are not coming when its up it might be time to close that door. SANZAR will be shot and SA should be cut loose. Saffers will lose more - at least Aussie will get some income. Yep we play someone else and get a reasonable percentage of what we would ha...
by Brumbie_Steve
Thu Oct 15, 2020 2:19 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Untrustworthy Saffas slink away from RC
Replies: 500
Views: 8163

Re: Saffas withdraw from RC

SARU can at least send our refs to Australia for the tournament. Trying to off-load them now because you know they won't be welcome in the NH? Sorry, that idea won't (ahem) fly ... You clearly aren’t familiar with the standard of reffing in the Pro 14. It’s horrific. Then your refs should fit right...
by Brumbie_Steve
Thu Oct 15, 2020 2:04 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 25777
Views: 932771

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

Anyone wabt to explain how SloMo gets to jet into Queensland to campaign without self isolating for fourteen days? Democracy, there can not be one rule for some and different rules for others, Liberals - democracy is overrated. The same way that the ACTU (Victorian branch) told the Vic government t...
by Brumbie_Steve
Thu Oct 15, 2020 1:50 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 25777
Views: 932771

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

Anyone wabt to explain how SloMo gets to jet into Queensland to campaign without self isolating for fourteen days? Democracy, there can not be one rule for some and different rules for others, Liberals - democracy is overrated. The same way that the ACTU (Victorian branch) told the Vic government t...
by Brumbie_Steve
Tue Oct 13, 2020 8:05 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wallabies were absolutely robbed!
Replies: 242
Views: 3018

Re: Wallabies were absolutely robbed!

Baboom. Thank G.Jones. What do you say to that Mr. Kiwias? That actually doesn't support 'controlled pressure' at all though. It's really control OR pressure. Hahaha. God damn that's some createive re-interpreting of the clearly written laws. I'm not even annoyed, I'm impressed. I guess this kind o...
by Brumbie_Steve
Tue Oct 13, 2020 4:10 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 25777
Views: 932771

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

Sluggy I think the problem is that you understand contemporary standards all too well. The problem is that not enough understand or realise where contemporary standards lead.
by Brumbie_Steve
Mon Oct 12, 2020 11:33 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 25777
Views: 932771

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

Gladys is finished.
Is there no comment on the Opposition leader in Qld and our complicit PM?
by Brumbie_Steve
Sun Oct 11, 2020 6:41 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Australian rugby TV deal thread
Replies: 192
Views: 3076

Re: Australian rugby TV deal thread

Not sure I’m understanding your question Anti-siphoning means that RWC has to go to FTA. This deal is different, Nine are looking to show the Super comp as well They’ll only show the ‘big’ game each week, and certainly won’t upset the NRL by cross-scheduling. I think it can work 90% of the time if ...
by Brumbie_Steve
Sun Oct 11, 2020 6:23 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Bled I - All Blacks v. Wallabies OFFICIAL match thread
Replies: 679
Views: 6982

Re: Bled I - All Blacks v. Wallabies OFFICIAL match thread

That last penalty kicked for NZ was a result of a scrum push by NZ in which the Wobs scrum went backwards and disintegrated. Exact same thing happened the previous scrum for Aust but the ref shouted he can't give a penalty because the Wallabies can play the ball. Crooked ref Crooked Aussie ref Gard...
by Brumbie_Steve
Thu Oct 01, 2020 11:54 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Trans-Tasman comp to replace Super Rugby in 2021
Replies: 2022
Views: 38570

Re: Trans-Tasman comp to replace Super Rugby in 2021

Thomas wrote: Thu Oct 01, 2020 5:45 am LET'S GO HOTLUNGS!
Isn't she the nurse with the big tits in MASH?
by Brumbie_Steve
Wed Sep 30, 2020 1:18 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 25777
Views: 932771

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

I thought the claim was for 6% over 4 years which is the same deal that was agreed to by the other major port operator in the country. How dare wharfies get compensated for the disruption that their employment causes in their life. They don't work 40 hours a week 9 to 5. We have Patricks' creating a...
by Brumbie_Steve
Sat Aug 01, 2020 9:26 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Reds v Brumbies
Replies: 73
Views: 1377

Re: Reds v Brumbies

Leaving for the game shortly. I will be in the second or third row in the bay between the 40 and 50 metr lines of the side running to the right of screen I will be wearing a blue and white striped beannie. Those of you who have my number and would like to provide some advice to the referee please te...
by Brumbie_Steve
Thu Jul 30, 2020 2:15 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Reds v Brumbies
Replies: 73
Views: 1377

Re: Reds v Brumbies

I'm quietly confident, bar the scrums. Sio is going to get his head shoved up his arse based in current form. Sio has been shit all year. He looked fat and uninterested right at the start and doesnt seem to have gotten any better during the lockdown. Luckily I have tickets to the game again!! Good ...
by Brumbie_Steve
Thu Jul 30, 2020 1:03 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Reds v Brumbies
Replies: 73
Views: 1377

Re: Reds v Brumbies

Zakar wrote:I'm quietly confident, bar the scrums. Sio is going to get his head shoved up his arse based in current form.
Sio has been shit all year. He looked fat and uninterested right at the start and doesnt seem to have gotten any better during the lockdown.

Luckily I have tickets to the game again!!
by Brumbie_Steve
Sun Jul 26, 2020 11:18 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Stephen Jones call for Fiji to be suspended from Rugby
Replies: 45
Views: 2653

Re: Stephen Jones call for Fiji to be suspended from Rugby

Fijians have had to be careful with this guy as well when you consider who his brother in law is.
by Brumbie_Steve
Sun Jul 26, 2020 9:35 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Stephen Jones call for Fiji to be suspended from Rugby
Replies: 45
Views: 2653

Re: Stephen Jones call for Fiji to be suspended from Rugby

Financial accountability and transparency are somewhat less than 'best practice' in Fiji Rugby.

Flaggs and Auckman know what they are talking about here.
by Brumbie_Steve
Mon Jun 22, 2020 6:26 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Harvey Weinstein:Hollywoods sexual secrets about to explode?
Replies: 1690
Views: 163128

Re: Harvey Weinstein:Hollywoods sexual secrets about to expl

Wonder if he’ll now do an Epstein. A good consideration. Lot so film reports or narratives of Hollywood have long alluded to producers abusing their power for sex for decades. I remember reading 'The Godfather' and a scene not in the film shows the producer who had the horses head put into his bed ...
by Brumbie_Steve
Wed Apr 22, 2020 3:34 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 25777
Views: 932771

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

I'm reminded I have to ring Qantas to enquire about the $2500NZD in ticket holds I have. :lol: If the customer services woman bursts into laughter and says' Hahaha get f**ked" I'll probably just laugh with her. I have $5,000 AUD in Virgin flight credits that I'm not going to bother ringing anyone a...
by Brumbie_Steve
Tue Apr 21, 2020 10:55 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 25777
Views: 932771

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

I'm reminded I have to ring Qantas to enquire about the $2500NZD in ticket holds I have. :lol: If the customer services woman bursts into laughter and says' Hahaha get f**ked" I'll probably just laugh with her. I have $5,000 AUD in Virgin flight credits that I'm not going to bother ringing anyone a...
by Brumbie_Steve
Sun Apr 19, 2020 12:03 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 25777
Views: 932771

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

Heard that a couple of the Chinese airlines are sniffing around virgin. That will be a real test for the libs if there is a takeover offer put up. Queensland offers $200 million Virgin airlines bailout By Toby Crockford: SMH The Queensland government is offering to put $200 million towards a nation...
by Brumbie_Steve
Sat Apr 18, 2020 12:49 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 25777
Views: 932771

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

Yet the Qld state government has let another Chinese backed energy company force a new contract in quick time just to get some positive investment news. This is the sort of offshore resource based dependency we need to wean ourselves away from. All apparently for 1000 jobs. We could create 1000 job...
by Brumbie_Steve
Sat Apr 18, 2020 12:41 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 25777
Views: 932771

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

Pauline Hanson: “I will not support a GST tax hike to pay for the ... coronavirus rescue package, it is that simple. As I have been saying for 25 years, instead of going after hard-working Aussies, we should be doing more to force giant multinationals to pay their fair share. “Let’s start with thos...
by Brumbie_Steve
Fri Apr 17, 2020 3:54 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Trans-Tasman "Travel Bubble"?
Replies: 95
Views: 2897

Re: Trans-Tasman "Travel Bubble"?

If this Anzac travel bubble doesn't get up and running, then an NPC with all blacks playing would be great viewing and, depending on whenever Level 1 happens, could draw in big crowds. I'd love to see a full strength 'NPC' return, but the reality is that the market has spoken loud and clear and the...
by Brumbie_Steve
Fri Apr 17, 2020 3:39 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Trans-Tasman "Travel Bubble"?
Replies: 95
Views: 2897

Re: Trans-Tasman "Travel Bubble"?

Fleewee. I knew it. Half the ministers in Tehui's Cabinet don't even live in NZ, ffs. I think you need to learn what the term flee means. Besides, if your child was signed to a professional sports team would you want them living alone in a foreign country first year out of high school? Kahu is Fola...
by Brumbie_Steve
Tue Apr 14, 2020 3:21 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Playing CIV 2 during Lockdown
Replies: 40
Views: 1299

Re: Playing CIV 2 during Lockdown

I played the Civ games but not for years now. I am currently playing Geopolis which is not bad but you do need to be in a good alliance. Give me a yell if interested.
by Brumbie_Steve
Tue Apr 14, 2020 3:18 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 25777
Views: 932771

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

We are all socialists now!!! Those of us who vote Labor have been calling for higher taxation and better service provision for years. That's the platform that Bill Shorten took to the last election (actually he proposed lowering tax for the poor but increasing it for the wealthy) and he was rejecte...
by Brumbie_Steve
Sun Apr 12, 2020 11:44 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Justice for Coog.
Replies: 52
Views: 2077

Re: Justice for Coog.

I met Coog at a Cabal at the NSW Rugby Club in the city. As an aside I also met Karlis Salna at a corporate golf day. I did introduce myself and mentioned PR and QP. At the mention of QPs name he went white and nearly shit himself. He asked if QP had sent me and started apologising for any offence o...
by Brumbie_Steve
Tue Apr 07, 2020 10:16 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 25777
Views: 932771

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

I was going to buy some ammo. I don't own a gun so can anyone recommend a good all purpose type?
by Brumbie_Steve
Mon Apr 06, 2020 1:47 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: It is time to get right with the Lord
Replies: 82
Views: 3980

Re: It is time to get right with the Lord

iarmhiman wrote:I'm a catholic so only will listen to Latin songs:

Tantum Ergo Sacramentum


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Swns4Kjzc9E
Unfortunately the authorities now know Latin so your promotion of kiddie fiddling anthems will be noticed.
by Brumbie_Steve
Tue Mar 31, 2020 7:50 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby Australia crisis after financial deficit of $9.4 mill
Replies: 774
Views: 28045

Re: Rugby Australia crisis after financial deficit of $9.4 m

Is it time for us in NZ to say thanks and follow the lead of the NRL, A-League & NBL to formulate a provincial type championship with Australian teams once this crisis is over? I realise they didn't change their competitions for us or even do it for altruistic reasons but rugby is obviously in a li...
by Brumbie_Steve
Tue Mar 31, 2020 7:07 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 25777
Views: 932771

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

Victoria bans sales of firearms and ammo :shock: Others to follow before Dutton's private army marches onto the street? A public health direction in Qld that came into force on, IIRC, midnight Sunday night declares licensed armourers, licensed weapons dealers and licensed sellers of ammunition as n...