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by Poshprop
Tue Apr 27, 2021 2:30 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: My dad played a bit
Replies: 87
Views: 3582

My dad played a bit

Pro rugby players whose fathers before them were 1st class players Probably some glaring omissions here and no Southern Hemisphere (closest I got was the Gatlands) Son Father 1: 2: Keith Wood (Ireland & BIL) Gordon wood (Ireland & BIL) 3: 4: Josh Beaumont (Sale & Eng (Non Cap)) Bill Beaumont (Englan...
by Poshprop
Sun Mar 14, 2021 1:59 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Lions living with pride and uncovered
Replies: 1
Views: 320

Re: Lions living with pride and uncovered

It's all playing for 2nd,3rd, 4th and 5th best post the 97 doc, one of the best sports docs of all time.




But the 09 was alright actually
by Poshprop
Fri Mar 12, 2021 1:46 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Best podcaster among current/ex-rugby players
Replies: 14
Views: 541

Re: Best podcaster among current/ex-rugby players

Da iawn diolch wrote: Fri Mar 12, 2021 1:12 pm No Goode and Hamilton?
Goode speaks a lot of sense most of the time and Hamilton can be quite amusing

Ben Kayser is doing the rounds at the moment and really like him the little butter lover!
by Poshprop
Sun Feb 28, 2021 1:12 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: invictus
Replies: 5
Views: 780

invictus

Fudge me. Matt Damon was way too small to be Francois Pineanar but who the else could have done it.?



Although fair play to Damon. Invictus and The Departed that's 2 films he plays rugby in. Thats prob more than any other Hollywood aactor.

It's not a great film but can't stop watching it
by Poshprop
Sun Feb 28, 2021 12:24 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Welsh trolls leave Sonja McLaughlin crying in her car
Replies: 130
Views: 9597

Re: Welsh trolls leave Sonja McLaughlin crying in her car

I not a fan of Sonja and her hairdcore interview style. I think she's awful same way I think John Inverdale is. It's not mysonginistic she's just shite. This would never happen to Sara Elgin. She would get way more from her subjects. It's rugby she's interviewing not war crimes No need to make Sonja...
by Poshprop
Sun Feb 14, 2021 1:12 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Let’s talk about ‘A Bridge Too Far’
Replies: 127
Views: 4835

Re: Let’s talk about ‘A Bridge Too Far’

The "We have ways of making you talk" podcast did a Market Garden special on the 75th anniversary. We'll worth a listen to Yeah, listened to that. Was excellent as usual from those guys. I'm working my way through them. Really interesting and informative stuff. They seem to know what they are on ab...
by Poshprop
Sat Feb 13, 2021 10:33 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Let’s talk about ‘A Bridge Too Far’
Replies: 127
Views: 4835

Re: Let’s talk about ‘A Bridge Too Far’

The "We have ways of making you talk" podcast did a Market Garden special on the 75th anniversary. We'll worth a listen to
by Poshprop
Mon Feb 08, 2021 12:04 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Scottish triumph tarnished by 'woke warriors'
Replies: 32
Views: 2484

Re: Scottish triumph tarnished by 'woke warriors'

All explained here Analysis BBC Scotland's chief sports writer Tom English The acclamation of Scotland's victory at Twickenham was interrupted, in part, by a gathering furore over 'kneegate', the incident that saw all bar a couple of England players kneel to highlight racial inequality and fight dis...
by Poshprop
Thu Feb 04, 2021 11:56 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Are eggs the best food ever?
Replies: 95
Views: 2967

Re: Are eggs the best food ever?

Eggs are the same as Whisky and Scotch is best
by Poshprop
Wed Jan 27, 2021 11:37 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Weird film casting choices - and near misses
Replies: 90
Views: 2141

Re: Weird film casting choices - and near misses

Harry Styles popping up in Dunkirk was a surprise, he did okay. It would have been hard for him to make the film any worse. I loved the cinematography, the long shots from Spitfire cockpits. The planes and battleground looked amazing. I also loved the pace of the film. I enjoyed it too, but the spi...
by Poshprop
Thu Jan 21, 2021 11:52 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Which movie action hero do you like to watch or be cast as?
Replies: 42
Views: 847

Re: Which movie action hero do you like to watch or be cast as?

Jason Statham especially from Spy but Hobbs and Shaw and the mad as a snake Chev Chelios from Crank
by Poshprop
Thu Dec 03, 2020 11:51 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The best new and returning TV series of 2021?
Replies: 8567
Views: 698102

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

Just binge watched the first two series of Cobra Kai and I bluddy loved it. Just good old fashioned entertainment with good laughs and a good dollop of cheese and 80s
by Poshprop
Thu Nov 26, 2020 11:06 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Top Five Computer games of your youth
Replies: 150
Views: 4349

Re: Top Five Computer games of your youth

Gauntlet (arcade) "Wizard is about to die, Elf needs food badly" sunk way too many 10ps into this at the fair each year Dragon's Lair (Arcade) Awesome cartoon graphics but well hard as I recall Chucki Egg (BBC) got to play this on the schools BBC micros at the end of term Trailblazer (Commodore 16) ...
by Poshprop
Wed Nov 25, 2020 11:49 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Why are Irish rugby players so soft?
Replies: 60
Views: 2679

Re: Why are Irish rugby players so soft?

MrDominator wrote: Tue Nov 24, 2020 10:44 pm
Jeff the Bear wrote: Tue Nov 24, 2020 10:42 pm Anyways, for Wales it's pretty much only Moriarty. Maybe AWJ. I reckon Navidi is fairly hard.
Moriarty is a genuine nutter.

I'd say he'd handle himself in a Cat A.
Moriarty wouldn't be in prison long. His dad and uncle Dickie would break him out very quickly.
by Poshprop
Fri Nov 13, 2020 12:28 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Sting - hero or zero?
Replies: 38
Views: 1291

Re: Sting - hero or zero?

He was alright in Lock Stock and Two Smoking Barrels. Just alright though.

Didnt Stewart Copelands dad form the CIA or something ?
by Poshprop
Wed Nov 11, 2020 2:19 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: 100+ capped players per team
Replies: 43
Views: 1556

Re: 100+ capped players per team

Mtawarira, Smit, Hayes, Matfield, PoC, McCaw, Parisee, Hooper, Gregan, Carter, BOD, Sella, Campese, Habana and, say, Jenkins at 15. Or Mealamu at 2 Gethin Jenkins at 15? Jones, S would probably be better. BOD and Sella together would be mouthwatering Thought it was Neil Jenkins the outhalf. Neil Je...
by Poshprop
Wed Nov 11, 2020 2:09 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: 100+ capped players per team
Replies: 43
Views: 1556

Re: 100+ capped players per team

Trostan wrote: Wed Nov 11, 2020 2:03 pm Mtawarira, Smit, Hayes, Matfield, PoC, McCaw, Parisee, Hooper, Gregan, Carter, BOD, Sella, Campese, Habana and, say, Jenkins at 15.
Or Mealamu at 2
Gethin Jenkins at 15? Jones, S would probably be better. BOD and Sella together would be mouthwatering
by Poshprop
Tue Nov 03, 2020 4:01 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Sean Connery.......gooooonnnnneee
Replies: 82
Views: 2690

Re: Sean Connery.......gooooonnnnneee

[*] Did he ever play Sherlock Holmes? not a great unless you have. Someone just said John Sessions is gone. Yeah Sessions has gone. Not a great fan hison "Whose line is it anyway" but really quite enjoyed Stella Street. Only 67, too young Edit: Jusy checked wiki out and he was in Boon at one point s...
by Poshprop
Sat Oct 31, 2020 11:55 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Spitting Image
Replies: 3
Views: 362

Re: Spitting Image

The problem is politicians and celebs are way beyond the point of parody. The sh**e they come out with now is unbelievable. The Thatcher/cabinet sketch from days of yore lingers though https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&source=web&rct=j&url=https://m.youtube.com/watch%3Fv%3DFjE080TGEEk&ved=2ahUKEwiQwNa...
by Poshprop
Sat Oct 31, 2020 11:42 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Sean Connery.......gooooonnnnneee
Replies: 82
Views: 2690

Re: Sean Connery.......gooooonnnnneee

The besshht Bond obvs but if you haven't ever seen the Man who would be King watch it and if you have seen it do yourself a favour and watch it again. Connery at his absolute finest magnificently supported by Michael, I said Michael Caine
by Poshprop
Fri Oct 23, 2020 8:46 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Second best Mafia movie?
Replies: 85
Views: 1563

Re: Second best Mafia movie?

Does A History of Violence count as a Mafia movie?

I know I should love the Godfather films but I just dont. From the list its Eastern Promises for me and if you are having Russina Mafia can I have John Wick?
by Poshprop
Tue Oct 06, 2020 4:43 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: One Song. This is it
Replies: 44
Views: 1384

Re: One Song. This is it

https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=&cad=rja&uact=8&ved=2ahUKEwjL0pDMh6DsAhXRh1wKHR3OCpsQyCkwAHoECAoQAw&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.youtube.com%2Fwatch%3Fv%3DyI2oS2hoL0k&usg=AOvVaw3H8dsF-HSFnd_rk-r6hvPC Always the first song I play if got new heaphones, speakers etc. Bloody grea...
by Poshprop
Tue Oct 06, 2020 2:22 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: One Song. This is it
Replies: 44
Views: 1384

Re: One Song. This is it

https://www.google.com/url?sa=t&rct=j&q=&esrc=s&source=web&cd=&cad=rja&uact=8&ved=2ahUKEwjL0pDMh6DsAhXRh1wKHR3OCpsQyCkwAHoECAoQAw&url=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.youtube.com%2Fwatch%3Fv%3DyI2oS2hoL0k&usg=AOvVaw3H8dsF-HSFnd_rk-r6hvPC Always the first song I play if got new heaphones, speakers etc. Bloody great...
by Poshprop
Sat Sep 19, 2020 11:56 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The new James Bond is......
Replies: 67
Views: 3450

Re: The new James Bond is......

Jay Cee Gee wrote: Sat Sep 19, 2020 8:48 am Can't wait to see what silly voice he comes up with for Bond.
Hopefully his Welsh accent from Locke 👍
by Poshprop
Thu Sep 17, 2020 9:15 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Players who would have walked it into the SAS after the course
Replies: 146
Views: 6083

Re: Players who would have walked it into the SAS after the course

Fit artistic blokes. According to a book I read by a pommy bloke called Manners. Or Mc Manners? Can’t remember exactly. Anyway the ones I know in the Australian Regiment are just like that. So I think it’s probably true. Except for the recent murdering cnuts. Standards have fallen. When about do yo...
by Poshprop
Tue Sep 15, 2020 8:51 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Well...This is a disturbing social development!
Replies: 37
Views: 2084

Re: Well...This is a disturbing social development!

Load of b*ll*cks. Just some nasty tw@ts out to cause some trouble (and sadly probably will)

http://www.lgbt.foundation/pedosexual
by Poshprop
Mon Sep 14, 2020 1:53 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Players who would have walked it into the SAS after the course
Replies: 146
Views: 6083

Re: Players who would have walked it into the SAS after the course

Pat the Ex Mat wrote: Mon Sep 14, 2020 1:34 pm
Poshprop wrote: Mon Sep 14, 2020 8:55 am I used to play rugby for Luctonians in Herefordshire and in the 3s we had a few lads from Hereford play for us. .
Did you find out the colour of the Boathouse?
Yes. It was Heliotrope Purple
by Poshprop
Mon Sep 14, 2020 8:55 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Players who would have walked it into the SAS after the course
Replies: 146
Views: 6083

Re: Players who would have walked it into the SAS after the course

I used to play rugby for Luctonians in Herefordshire and in the 3s we had a few lads from Hereford play for us. Two extremes were 1 bloke who would have be 5 foot 6 ish and weighed approx 9 stone, run from the camp to the ground about 20 miles (this is when the camp was in the city not Credenhill) p...
by Poshprop
Fri Jul 31, 2020 9:19 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Famous people in history that played rugby
Replies: 97
Views: 4619

Re: Famous people in history that played rugby

Richard Burton. Burton's memoir recalls the last game he ever played, having snuck away from an acting contract that specifically precluded his participation in rugby. At an away match against a village "whose name is known only to its inhabitants," he describes it as the type of place where "towar...
by Poshprop
Thu Jul 30, 2020 4:38 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Argos Catalogue Gooooonnne
Replies: 14
Views: 999

Re: Argos Catalogue Gooooonnne

What was bill bailey's line about the argos catalogue? Something like: Why do they laminate the pages of the argos catalogue? To catch your tears of joy. :lol: The t oy pages were epic for a kid, almost up there with the Littlewoods catalogue lingerie pages You have just clearly defined the transit...
by Poshprop
Thu Jul 30, 2020 2:20 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Argos Catalogue Gooooonnne
Replies: 14
Views: 999

Argos Catalogue Gooooonnne

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-53592591

The "book of dreams" will be no more from Jan 2021.

How will kids circle the presents that they want for Xmas or Birthday as said in the article what further horrors can 2020 throuw at us!
by Poshprop
Thu Jul 02, 2020 10:43 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: "Wind yer neck in" - Niall Annett's podcast
Replies: 3
Views: 811

Re: "Wind yer neck in" - Niall Annett's podcast

This podcast is getting better and better. He must be pretty well connected as his latest guests have been Stuart Lancaster, Joe Schmidt and Steve Hanson. Latest episode is very interesting with Times sporst writer David Walsh. Highly recommended.
by Poshprop
Wed Jun 17, 2020 12:57 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Football - NowTV or Sky upgrade
Replies: 9
Views: 538

Re: Football - NowTV or Sky upgrade

Call Virgin and moan. Usually works weve got Sky Sports for a year at £10 a month.
by Poshprop
Wed Jun 17, 2020 8:23 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Best scene in game of thrones?
Replies: 152
Views: 6027

Re: Best scene in game of thrones?

Two that stand out for me are

1 Arya not being overawed by Tywin Lannister at Harennhal
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EcM9yQzdDKg


2 Arya and the Hound enjoying a chicken dinner
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GWmGrR9a818
by Poshprop
Thu May 28, 2020 8:28 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The best ice cream has to be
Replies: 114
Views: 5481

Re: The best ice cream has to be

Lucas in Musselburgh The business is currently for sale. The kids have gone off to do other things. Musselburgh and Morningside shops and the ice cream factory is included in the sale, but not the sister's shop along the road. It is sad, I know of so many businesses which were built up from nothing...
by Poshprop
Mon May 18, 2020 9:35 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: TV Shows you wish were still on
Replies: 42
Views: 2656

Re: TV Shows you wish were still on

Top of the Pops, on Thursday, repeat Thursday night.

No, not really but it was unmissable at the time
by Poshprop
Thu May 14, 2020 11:45 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: "Wind yer neck in" - Niall Annett's podcast
Replies: 3
Views: 811

Re: "Wind yer neck in" - Niall Annett's podcast

Listening to the Doncha O'Calaghan one now. Enjoying it. Very relaxed, personable and knowledgable . Cheers
by Poshprop
Fri May 01, 2020 2:25 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wireless speakers - recommendations please
Replies: 37
Views: 1958

Re: Wireless speakers - recommendations please

shanky wrote:I've been very happy with this in a small room like an office
Spoiler: show
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Can't vouch for its technical merits, but I like it
Got one of these too for thr money and size bloody brilliant
by Poshprop
Fri May 01, 2020 1:38 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Peak Stereophonics.
Replies: 45
Views: 2166

Re: Peak Stereophonics.

Met this song on an in flight British Airways playlist. Must have listened to it 300 times. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SzBJQnD7TRM This song is right up there with Mr Brightside for shouting along with, whilst bouncing with your team mates on a post match social on St Mary Street at 11.30 ish ...