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by Zico
Fri Jun 11, 2021 4:09 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 25809
Views: 739729

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Anonymous 1 wrote: Thu Jun 10, 2021 3:57 pm You should teach economics
He might be over qualified judging by some of the daft shit I've read on here.
by Zico
Wed Jun 09, 2021 12:44 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 25809
Views: 739729

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Brexit has f**ked the Swiss over too now.
The EU won't renew their a la carte privileges, so they're being given the same menu the UK and every other country has to choose from.
They could set a roadmap for the UK rejoining the single market and customs union.
by Zico
Wed Jun 09, 2021 12:24 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 112316
Views: 4115648

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Leinsterman wrote: Wed Jun 09, 2021 10:33 am The fact that it's causing people to debate its merits and keeping racism in the public eye means it's working.
Indeed, the people booing only highlight the problem.
by Zico
Wed Jun 09, 2021 11:52 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 25809
Views: 739729

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

DragsterDriver wrote: Wed Jun 09, 2021 10:26 am Never have I seen such bait cast on PR.
Kool-Aid poisoning. :uhoh:
by Zico
Tue Jun 08, 2021 4:44 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 25809
Views: 739729

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

The UK is open for business as long as it's far enough away that no one realises how much they've been f**ked over by a bunch of spivs.
by Zico
Sun Jun 06, 2021 5:25 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 112316
Views: 4115648

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

That cint will sue and probably be either settled on the steps or get a daft award for injuries.

They're going to need some '90s New York style zero tolerance policing for a while to get things back under control when everything opens up.
by Zico
Sat Jun 05, 2021 3:49 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 25809
Views: 739729

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

I'm back in Asia and the people I've spoken to are very excited about zero taririf zero quota trade deals with the UK.

Brexit promise net it seems.
by Zico
Sat Jun 05, 2021 4:52 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Glasgow v Leinster
Replies: 65
Views: 2033

Re: Glasgow v Leinster

Didn't see the game but sounds like Murphy had a shocker from match reports I've read this morning.

Agree with Sal, the team needs a replacement for Fardy.
by Zico
Sat Jun 05, 2021 4:30 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Putin Biden meeting
Replies: 46
Views: 1369

Re: The Putin Biden meeting

AnkleTap wrote: Sat Jun 05, 2021 3:34 am
towny wrote: Fri Jun 04, 2021 12:23 pm Russia is a piss-ant.
Every hundred years or so they kick the living shit out of Europe's best. We are doomed.
We'll bring thermal underwear next time.
by Zico
Thu Jun 03, 2021 4:13 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 25809
Views: 739729

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

"We told you so"

Is an unhelpful comment when someone has realised their mistake.

But it's only right to keep reminding them until they do.

We told you so.
by Zico
Mon May 31, 2021 4:30 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 112316
Views: 4115648

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

You'd swear there were no restrictions on social gatherings for public health and safety before Covid. No more than if people die in a fire in a nightclub the same people moaning now would be out with the pitch forks calling for heads to roll if the worst were to happen because the government did no...
by Zico
Tue May 25, 2021 11:35 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Texas passes a bill to make owning handguns even easier.
Replies: 68
Views: 2963

Re: Texas passes a bill to make owning handguns even easier.

Owning the libs is more important than public safety.
by Zico
Tue May 25, 2021 11:23 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 39118
Views: 1188464

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

I see one of Dozy's cousins in the Canadian military has been charged with mutiny for trying to stop vaccine distribution. :roll:
by Zico
Tue May 25, 2021 11:12 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 25809
Views: 739729

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

If the UK had stayed in the EU, then VDL would never have gotten the job. Makes it hard to guess where we would all have been in the alternative EU scenario The idea that EU membership would have stopped the UK doing what it has done is a great BIG LIE. The Brexiters desperately need something to p...
by Zico
Sun May 23, 2021 11:52 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Ryanair will now charge extra not to be hijacked on their flights.
Replies: 66
Views: 3530

Re: Ryanair will now charge extra not to be kidnapped on their flights.

I'd love to hear the conversation between the Ryanair pilot and the Belarus ATC.
by Zico
Sun May 23, 2021 3:19 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 112316
Views: 4115648

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Call me old fashioned but I prefer the "follow the expert advice" approach.

Sticking your finger in the air to see which way the wind is blowing then declaring victory is too modern for me.
by Zico
Fri May 21, 2021 1:57 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Best fruit
Replies: 120
Views: 2180

Re: Best fruit

Dragon fruit is a bit of a disappointment. It looks exotic but tastes pretty bland.
by Zico
Fri May 21, 2021 7:45 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Best fruit
Replies: 120
Views: 2180

Re: Best fruit

I love peaches. The end.
by Zico
Fri May 21, 2021 5:41 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The OFFICIAL English and European Football (soccer) thread
Replies: 38686
Views: 1768090

Re: The OFFICIAL English and European Football (soccer) thread

Image

Harry Kane's agent arriving to negotiate terms. :P
by Zico
Fri May 21, 2021 12:34 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Franno tells it as it is- The Official Neil Francis thread
Replies: 1459
Views: 123314

Re: Franno tells it as it is- The Official Neil Francis thread

redderneck wrote: Thu May 20, 2021 9:26 am
He squeezes out articles with the same care and attention a Florida retiree on a high fibre diet squeezes out breakfast. His work ethic remains unchanged from his playing days.
:lol:
by Zico
Sat May 08, 2021 11:56 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: COVID-19... lab or nature?
Replies: 416
Views: 12549

Re: COVID-19... lab or nature?

Conspiracy theories seem to overlap with religious beliefs for some reason. :?
by Zico
Sat May 08, 2021 11:43 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: COVID-19... lab or nature?
Replies: 416
Views: 12549

Re: COVID-19... lab or nature?

Was the Swine-flu made in a lab too?
by Zico
Sat May 08, 2021 11:36 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 450176
Views: 17744293

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Ringrose and Ryan haven't been on form for a while but form is temporary class is permanent...I hope. They're not the only Irish players to suffer a significant loss of form since the 2018 peak. I had expected Larmour, Lowe and Stockdale to be an unplayable back three for Ireland by now. I'd like to...
by Zico
Sat May 08, 2021 11:13 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: COVID-19... lab or nature?
Replies: 416
Views: 12549

Re: COVID-19... lab or nature?

It's unthinkable unless you've done it yourself. The 1918 'Spanish Flu' came from the US. :nod:

I'm surprised more conspiracy nuts haven't accused the US of the world's worst biological weapons attack.
by Zico
Sat May 08, 2021 11:07 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The official Lions 2021 thread
Replies: 633
Views: 35775

Re: The official Lions 2021 thread

I've no issues with the squad, pleasantly surprised to see Aki and Conan included. It's been a strange year and will be a unique tour, I just hope the games go ahead and it's a good contest. :)
by Zico
Mon Apr 26, 2021 9:17 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 39118
Views: 1188464

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

ovalball wrote: Mon Apr 26, 2021 9:07 pm Indeed, which is why I pointed out that AZ is still the most successfully produced vaccine.
They're being sued for not delivering.
by Zico
Mon Apr 26, 2021 9:06 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 39118
Views: 1188464

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

message #2527204 wrote: Mon Apr 26, 2021 8:37 pm
They dont control the police or security services, and yet Von der Lying has had them raiding private businesses across the continent...
Bill Gates, the Illuminati and the EU army. :roll:
by Zico
Mon Apr 26, 2021 6:33 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 39118
Views: 1188464

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

not_english wrote: Mon Apr 26, 2021 6:27 pm I thought AZ had actually been more effective than Pfizer in the UK.
Everything is more effective in the UK since Boris Johnson became PM.
by Zico
Mon Apr 26, 2021 5:22 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 39118
Views: 1188464

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Vaccines are having a massive impact on infections in Israel and the UK. Israel had just 50 infections yesterday. The vaccine rollout program needs to accelerate! Cmon Australia, up your game! Which vaccines have Australia bought? Temper your expectations if you're relying on AZ. They're rightly be...
by Zico
Mon Apr 26, 2021 4:46 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official 2021 Post 6 Nations Lions Squad Prediction Thread
Replies: 175
Views: 10755

Re: Official 2021 Post 6 Nations Lions Squad Prediction Thread

What has James Ryan done to be in the conversation for a starting spot? - He's been anonymous for over a year (even before his injury problems) I'd have Henderson, Beirne, AWJ above him in the pecking order - maybe even guys like Gray & Lawes (if he's fit) as well See how he goes on Sunday if picke...
by Zico
Mon Apr 26, 2021 3:55 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The New Official Tory Cronyism and Sleaze and Racism thread
Replies: 693
Views: 21864

Re: The New Official Tory Cronyism and Sleaze thread

Anonymous 1 wrote: Mon Apr 26, 2021 3:44 pm he is nothing like Blair. Trump yes.
It is a bit strange though that Boris is openly doing all the things that made Blair unpopular in the end.
by Zico
Mon Apr 26, 2021 3:39 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Leinster V Munster: Rainbow Cup Edition
Replies: 476
Views: 10050

Re: Leinster V Munster: Rainbow Cup Edition

I haven't seen any of the game, but is much pride lost when you send the kids out against a full strength team with a view on the Euro semi the following weekend? Some of it was bad. The sight of our 8, Josh Murphy, being lifted and thrown on top of HOS as he tried to play the ball from a ruck made...
by Zico
Mon Apr 26, 2021 3:20 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 450176
Views: 17744293

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

I'm never using Worcestershire sauce again.

At least he's not going off to play for the Miami Dolphins like ROG was every few years.
by Zico
Mon Apr 26, 2021 2:44 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Leinster V Munster: Rainbow Cup Edition
Replies: 476
Views: 10050

Re: Leinster V Munster: Rainbow Cup Edition

B'man saves the thread with some sanity. :thumbup: Judging by some of the comments from Leinster fans we needed that beating as a reality check. It's not a good sign for Irish rugby if anyone thinks Leinster can get away with putting out a team like that against Munster at near full strength and not...
by Zico
Thu Apr 22, 2021 5:52 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Force v. Reds - Greatest Match of All Time (confirmed)
Replies: 287
Views: 5111

Re: Force v. Reds - Greatest Match of All Time (predicted)

Has Rob Kearney done anything of note?

It's a high bar with him. ;)
by Zico
Fri Apr 16, 2021 9:26 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 450176
Views: 17744293

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Mr. Very Popular wrote: Fri Apr 16, 2021 8:50 pm Deccie, within 12 months won a HEC and a grand slam.
Has an underage world cup to his name,annndddd a Churchill cup.

By miles our greatest coach.
I first saw Cullen's cabbage head in 1995, when he was 8 for the Blackrock team that won lots.
by Zico
Fri Apr 16, 2021 9:05 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 112316
Views: 4115648

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

lorcanoworms wrote: Fri Apr 16, 2021 8:20 pm Got date with Astra Zeneca on the 20th of April.
I didn't think you were that old.

Enjoy the privilege of age, ye bollocks.
by Zico
Fri Apr 16, 2021 7:24 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 450176
Views: 17744293

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Mark McCall is the most successful Irish coach in the pro era. :|
by Zico
Fri Apr 16, 2021 6:52 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: U.S. politics thread and Joe Biden-the Ronan O'Gara of U.S. Presidents
Replies: 2366
Views: 79900

Re: U.S. politics thread and Joe Biden-the Ronan O'Gara of U.S. Presidents

Where is he/she from? Wales I believe. Apologies in advance if I am wrong :uhoh: Harsh indeed! English, albeit with a Welsh mother. Perhaps it was the Welsh blood which initially drew a slow response from me, such I was halfway to posting back in some very bad French with some thoughts on liberty a...
by Zico
Fri Apr 16, 2021 5:19 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: U.S. politics thread and Joe Biden-the Ronan O'Gara of U.S. Presidents
Replies: 2366
Views: 79900

Re: U.S. politics thread and Joe Biden-the Ronan O'Gara of U.S. Presidents

Piquant - pleasantly stimulating or exciting to the mind.

I never heard the term before but I'll bank it. :thumbup: