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by Harveys
Thu Sep 16, 2021 2:20 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Something’s up
Replies: 177
Views: 4051

Re: Something’s up

grievous wrote: Thu Sep 16, 2021 1:36 am I think the Greens have just been reinvigorated/reborn from being the nothing party they currently are.
Banners are being spray painted as we type.
GS has been suspiciously quiet this morning.
by Harveys
Mon Sep 13, 2021 9:37 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Australia - The Hermit Kingdom
Replies: 1480
Views: 50697

Re: Australia - The Hermit Kingdom

Tell us more about the state of the US covid outbreak at the time it was decided it was “arguably useless given their performance” to wear masks outdoors, because that would be self-evident once the country is so plague ridden your only option is to ride it out. Real hardship is reading clogs flip ...
by Harveys
Mon Sep 13, 2021 3:05 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Australia - The Hermit Kingdom
Replies: 1480
Views: 50697

Re: Australia - The Hermit Kingdom

Tell us more about the state of the US covid outbreak at the time it was decided it was “arguably useless given their performance” to wear masks outdoors, because that would be self-evident once the country is so plague ridden your only option is to ride it out. Real hardship is reading clogs flip f...
by Harveys
Sun Sep 05, 2021 9:24 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Australia - danger of fascism?
Replies: 143
Views: 3079

Re: Australia - danger of fascism?

The problem with this stance is that, so far, the vaccines don't seem to prevent or even reduce transmission much . Vaccines would have to be very effective in reducing transmission to counter the high R0 of delta, and this is clearly not the case. So where is the logic in obligating health care wo...
by Harveys
Sun Sep 05, 2021 9:16 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Australia - danger of fascism?
Replies: 143
Views: 3079

Re: Australia - danger of fascism?

Big Nipper wrote: Sun Sep 05, 2021 5:45 pm
Dozy, Bimbo and Mick destroying the bored completely
now. These threads just become unreadable
yup
by Harveys
Wed Aug 25, 2021 12:20 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: New Zealand...fvcked
Replies: 2448
Views: 81185

Re: New Zealand...fvcked

Scomo is flailing away because states like Victoria, WA, and QLD disagree with his opening-up plans for next year. I think also SA disagrees with him as well. Some of those states are threatening to keep their borders closed if the federal government goes ahead with its version of Boris’ freedom da...
by Harveys
Tue Aug 24, 2021 9:19 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Sydney.... fvcked
Replies: 5112
Views: 133746

Re: Sydney.... fvcked

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by Harveys
Tue Aug 24, 2021 12:28 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: New Zealand...fvcked
Replies: 2448
Views: 81185

Re: New Zealand...fvcked

Scomo is flailing away because states like Victoria, WA, and QLD disagree with his opening-up plans for next year. I think also SA disagrees with him as well. Some of those states are threatening to keep their borders closed if the federal government goes ahead with its version of Boris’ freedom da...
by Harveys
Sun Aug 22, 2021 12:52 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Melbourne. Fvcked again. And again. And again.
Replies: 5124
Views: 147395

Re: Melbourne. Fvcked again. And again. And again.

It’s been awful weather during the week and forecast for next week. It just happened we had good weather this weekend which never happens and is the worst timing. Yep, and according to Ali's Choice, there are thousands of Sydneysiders flooding across the border each hour. So that isn't helping. The...
by Harveys
Sun Aug 22, 2021 12:19 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Sydney.... fvcked
Replies: 5112
Views: 133746

Re: Sydney.... fvcked

kiwigreg369 wrote: Sun Aug 22, 2021 12:11 am The majority of Australians voted for his party - his party voted for him.

Edit - you get what you vote for
The people get the government they deserve.
by Harveys
Sat Aug 21, 2021 9:21 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Melbourne. Fvcked again. And again. And again.
Replies: 5124
Views: 147395

Re: Melbourne. Fvcked again. And again. And again.

It’s been awful weather during the week and forecast for next week. It just happened we had good weather this weekend which never happens and is the worst timing. Yep, and according to Ali's Choice, there are thousands of Sydneysiders flooding across the border each hour. So that isn't helping. The...
by Harveys
Fri Aug 20, 2021 8:16 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Perth All Black vs Wallaby Test Cancelled?
Replies: 735
Views: 17607

Re: Perth All Black vs Wallaby Test Cancelled?

Look, I sympathise for RA and Aussie Rugby fans. A sold out 60K match would have done wonders for RA's coffers. But all the Australian states have banned travel from NZ, and that's completely understandable. I don't blame the state Premiers, they are putting people's health before the economy as th...
by Harveys
Wed Aug 18, 2021 9:29 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: New Zealand...fvcked
Replies: 2448
Views: 81185

Re: New Zealand...fvcked

Vac rate in NZ is only about 20% isn't it? Could be bad. This is the kind of fear that is driving me phucking mental. 99% of people survive. It only really affects those that are already compromised. I'm double vaccinated. I've been following the guidelines since its inception yet I'm still stuck i...
by Harveys
Tue Aug 17, 2021 9:01 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Absolutely disgusting food.
Replies: 185
Views: 4656

Re: Absolutely disgusting food.

I have a theory that no one likes oysters but people just think they do because then they can talk about things like shucking and eating them raw. It truely makes no sense. You’re in Australia so likely haven’t tried Bluff, Irish or Peruvian oysters. Get back to us when you have. I couldn’t appreci...
by Harveys
Sun Aug 15, 2021 9:55 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Sydney.... fvcked
Replies: 5112
Views: 133746

Re: Sydney.... fvcked

Muttonbirds wrote: Sun Aug 15, 2021 5:48 am Feel free to contribute something...anything, chef.
I just contributed one of the most accurate posts on the thread.
by Harveys
Sun Aug 15, 2021 9:37 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 46654
Views: 1448923

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Neither covers the two subjects in the articles and papers I posted nor asked about , what confused you ? Yes ..... Good man. You're part of the trial. :thumbup: We all are. Even the unvaccinated. Luckily I had the option of a poor mans vaccine rather than one of the really new ones. https://thumbs...
by Harveys
Sun Aug 15, 2021 5:44 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Sydney.... fvcked
Replies: 5112
Views: 133746

Re: Sydney.... fvcked

In the regional QLD town where I live, we haven't had any lockdowns aside from one very short one that lasted just three days. Yet anxiety and depression has soared, particularly amongst young people and the students at my school. Not good. Do you think they would be feeling less stressed if they h...
by Harveys
Sun Aug 15, 2021 3:40 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Sydney.... fvcked
Replies: 5112
Views: 133746

Re: Sydney.... fvcked

Lockdowns don't work. They delay, not eliminate. They cause misery and mental illness. Only way out is vaccination. You won't defeat this disease. Nobody will. You can only protect people from severe illness through vaccination and accept that you will still get infected vaccinated or not. You can ...
by Harveys
Sun Aug 15, 2021 2:35 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Sydney.... fvcked
Replies: 5112
Views: 133746

Re: Sydney.... fvcked

Guy Smiley, sitting thousands of kilometres away from the nearest lockdown being dismissive of the mental health toll lockdowns are taking on everyday people. Perhaps best if you simply don't comment on it at all champ. How does a casual get f**ked feel. Exactly what I felt like saying to you when ...
by Harveys
Sun Aug 15, 2021 2:17 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Sydney.... fvcked
Replies: 5112
Views: 133746

Re: Sydney.... fvcked

Lockdowns don't work. They delay, not eliminate. They cause misery and mental illness. Only way out is vaccination. You won't defeat this disease. Nobody will. You can only protect people from severe illness through vaccination and accept that you will still get infected vaccinated or not. You can ...
by Harveys
Fri Aug 13, 2021 12:20 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Australia - The Hermit Kingdom
Replies: 1480
Views: 50697

Re: Australia - The Hermit Kingdom

If you want to use that data to sort people into acceptable deaths v non acceptable deaths then go for your life, but you've basically ignored the content of my post altogether. And therein lies Clogs position, he’s in the acceptable deaths camp. Australia isn’t playing that game, you can stamp you...
by Harveys
Fri Aug 13, 2021 12:12 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Australia - The Hermit Kingdom
Replies: 1480
Views: 50697

Re: Australia - The Hermit Kingdom

If Delta is getting away from us then clearly opening up too soon is plainly idiotic. The health system is already starting to feel the strain. If we're getting numbers down to manageable levels then all good have a gradual opening up, but we're at a place where they're anything but manageable. Tha...
by Harveys
Fri Aug 13, 2021 12:01 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Australia - The Hermit Kingdom
Replies: 1480
Views: 50697

Re: Australia - The Hermit Kingdom

If Delta is getting away from us then clearly opening up too soon is plainly idiotic. The health system is already starting to feel the strain. If we're getting numbers down to manageable levels then all good have a gradual opening up, but we're at a place where they're anything but manageable. Tha...
by Harveys
Fri Aug 13, 2021 8:11 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Australia - The Hermit Kingdom
Replies: 1480
Views: 50697

Re: Australia - The Hermit Kingdom

I guess that depends on each state government’s willingness and ability to commit early to short hard lock downs as was employed successfully not that long ago. The options were short sporadic disruptions or long disruptions. Those were the two choices we had while moving toward vaccination and ope...
by Harveys
Fri Aug 13, 2021 8:03 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Australia - The Hermit Kingdom
Replies: 1480
Views: 50697

Re: Australia - The Hermit Kingdom

Unfortunately it looks like Delta is getting away from us. Time for a realistic conversation about what is at stake and what an acceptable balance is going to be. I appreciate 80% vaccinated is the target. We may hit that % by the end of December. So do we remain in lockdown until then? Yes Are sch...
by Harveys
Thu Aug 12, 2021 10:07 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Paid shills on PR
Replies: 24
Views: 2961

Re: Paid shills on PR

Jeff the Bear wrote: Thu Aug 12, 2021 10:49 am I don't know. I think i mentioned it previously, but its hilarious to me that Winnie the Pooh has deemed our backwater forum worthy of China's most useless operative. :lol:
:lol: :lol:
by Harveys
Thu Aug 12, 2021 12:11 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Australia - The Hermit Kingdom
Replies: 1480
Views: 50697

Re: Australia - The Hermit Kingdom

Oh boy, clearly a touchy subject for the zero deathers. No one is touching this. How about this as a 'plan'. Redouble our efforts in aged care and elderly vaccinations (70 and over) ie the most at risk of death. This group is already very close to 80% first jab. We can get to 90% + with a real push...
by Harveys
Thu Aug 12, 2021 12:01 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Australia - The Hermit Kingdom
Replies: 1480
Views: 50697

Re: Australia - The Hermit Kingdom

Unfortunately it looks like Delta is getting away from us. Time for a realistic conversation about what is at stake and what an acceptable balance is going to be. I appreciate 80% vaccinated is the target. We may hit that % by the end of December. So do we remain in lockdown until then? Yes Are sch...
by Harveys
Thu Aug 12, 2021 8:32 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Australia - The Hermit Kingdom
Replies: 1480
Views: 50697

Re: Australia - The Hermit Kingdom

Clogs wrote: Thu Aug 12, 2021 3:24 am Unfortunately it looks like Delta is getting away from us. Time for a realistic conversation about what is at stake and what an acceptable balance is going to be.


I appreciate 80% vaccinated is the target. We may hit that % by the end of December. So do we remain in lockdown until then?
Yes
by Harveys
Thu Aug 12, 2021 5:30 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: 'New Zealand' goooooooooooone
Replies: 340
Views: 17402

Re: 'New Zealand' goooooooooooone

Fat Old Git wrote: Wed Aug 11, 2021 9:26 am Australia? That's our western island isn't it? We have North, South and Mouth islands right?
:lol:
by Harveys
Tue Aug 10, 2021 12:33 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Chris Cairns - gone ?
Replies: 42
Views: 3191

Re: Chris Cairns - gone ?

What are the odds he’ll pull through?
by Harveys
Tue Aug 10, 2021 12:05 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Give everyone an A.....
Replies: 126
Views: 11598

Re: Give everyone an A.....

British A levels ..... :lol: Seriously though , what a way to completely devalue years of education. Agree with you. Inflating grades will make getting into uni harder. There are only so many places available Maybe for those whom it truly matters, I brief glance at academic history as a whole will ...
by Harveys
Mon Aug 09, 2021 12:36 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 28706
Views: 1209055

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

Im not going over the ABC again youve lost that argument repeatedly. Stokes is a right winger but what media form are tiy talking they hardly feature in any current affairs anymore, Sunrise is about political as they get, who on earth watches that. Ch 9, eg SMH because they also have no tv platform...
by Harveys
Mon Aug 09, 2021 12:07 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Why is Ireland so terrible at the Olympics?
Replies: 173
Views: 7526

Re: Why is Ireland so terrible at the Olympics?

Fine, with that limitation it is 4 for 300k people versus 4 for 5 million. That is very impressive I’ve no idea how many cities of that size could match that - presumably hardly any. No idea how they make that work economically it must cost a fortune Unheated (or much reduced) saves all the money o...
by Harveys
Mon Aug 09, 2021 8:04 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Sydney.... fvcked
Replies: 5112
Views: 133746

Re: Sydney.... fvcked

Tamworth lockdown and Byron has cases. Byron, not that there are vaccines available to deny.... Bangalow in the northern rivers have signs up at various establishments assuring non mask wearing folk that their decision is respected and they won’t be made to feel uncomfortable about it. Reiki healin...
by Harveys
Mon Aug 09, 2021 7:44 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Australia - The Hermit Kingdom
Replies: 1480
Views: 50697

Re: Australia - The Hermit Kingdom

Not really - as you well know I'm a Greens voter :lol: Pretty rude of shanky not to know your political persuasion. As a staunch conservative I suspect he assumes that anyone who doesn't watch Paul Murray Live from Monday to Friday and listen to Ray Hadley is an ALP voter. For future reference shan...
by Harveys
Mon Aug 09, 2021 7:27 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Why is Ireland so terrible at the Olympics?
Replies: 173
Views: 7526

Re: Why is Ireland so terrible at the Olympics?

I met an American bloke a year or so ago that told me he couldn't swim. I thought he meant a couple of hundred metres in a pool but no. He literally could not swim and would drown in water over his head. I guess it's a cultural thing. We chuck kids in the pool when they are 6 months old (I mean, wi...
by Harveys
Mon Aug 09, 2021 12:25 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 28706
Views: 1209055

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

towny wrote: Sun Aug 08, 2021 10:44 pm :(
Ali's Choice wrote: Sun Aug 08, 2021 9:56 pm The ALP leads the Coalition 53-47 in Newspoll, with Morrison's personal approval also dropping.

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47%?

Who are these people?
The 19.5 out of 20 of Ellafans mates he was referring to on the last page.
by Harveys
Sun Aug 08, 2021 1:37 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Bledisloe Cup I: All Blacks vs Wallabies: MATCH THREAD: Sat 7th Aug
Replies: 1508
Views: 38499

Re: Bledisloe Cup I: All Blacks vs Wallabies: MATCH THREAD: Sat 7th Aug

TranceNRG wrote: Sun Aug 08, 2021 12:05 pm That's some stalker level foruming from Mr Bungle :shock:
TBF he probably just searched the typo and, bang, up come 20 of Mogs posts. :lol:

It’s only slightly less funny than Mog accusing someone else of being a nut ant masturbating over a forum Victorys.

:lol: :lol: :thumbup:
by Harveys
Sun Aug 08, 2021 7:47 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 28706
Views: 1209055

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

If you are trying to make a point, he's probably not the most suitable candidate. I don’t need to make any point, unless there are missing facts the article speaks for itself, regardless of the man’s history. Deportations have there place but that’s just inhumane. I’m not trying to troll Australia,...