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by ManInTheBar
Fri Oct 16, 2020 5:35 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 17249
Views: 378822

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

So

digesting the posts from the last 24 hours...

Everyone is poorer as a result of brexit, everyone. Grand idea wasn't it?
by ManInTheBar
Fri Oct 16, 2020 1:07 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 114125
Views: 5056090

Re: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all

6.Jones wrote: Fri Oct 16, 2020 9:08 am
Anonymous 1 wrote: Fri Oct 16, 2020 7:34 am Trump told his not someone's crazy uncle he is the president :lol: :lol:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E35mEsTU4KA

His niece would beg to differ
A wee-tweet! :o

David Steele, where are you?
Isn't he still preparing for Government?
by ManInTheBar
Thu Oct 15, 2020 8:01 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 17249
Views: 378822

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Stop horsing around lads.
by ManInTheBar
Thu Oct 15, 2020 6:57 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 114125
Views: 5056090

Re: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all

An interesting piece by a committed Republican in a right-leaning British mag

https://www.spectator.co.uk/article/why ... for-biden/

Perhaps not typical but then who is?
by ManInTheBar
Thu Oct 15, 2020 5:19 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 114125
Views: 5056090

Re: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all

Trump's Twitter feed has been filled with exhortations to "VOTE" My interpretation is that the information his campaign is getting from canvassing is that registered Republicans are exhibiting a reluctance to vote for Dear Leader. The GOP has been significantly more successful at registering voters...
by ManInTheBar
Thu Oct 15, 2020 5:05 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 17249
Views: 378822

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Horse drawn transport would also help us increase employment, reduce our dependance on imported glue and provide a rich source of fetish wear.
by ManInTheBar
Thu Oct 15, 2020 5:00 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 114125
Views: 5056090

Re: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all

Trump's Twitter feed has been filled with exhortations to "VOTE" My interpretation is that the information his campaign is getting from canvassing is that registered Republicans are exhibiting a reluctance to vote for Dear Leader. The GOP has been significantly more successful at registering voters ...
by ManInTheBar
Wed Oct 14, 2020 11:59 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 114125
Views: 5056090

Re: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all

If 2016 shows us anything it is that the past is an unreliable guide to the future

BUT

Historically high turnout has been good for Democratic candidates
by ManInTheBar
Wed Oct 14, 2020 11:56 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 17249
Views: 378822

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Portaloos are the next big thing

https://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/p ... 34479.html

Freight is going to sh1t - BUY BUY BUY
by ManInTheBar
Wed Oct 14, 2020 9:27 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 17249
Views: 378822

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

YOYO wrote: Tue Oct 13, 2020 11:33 pm Mark your calendar Britain, 01.01.2021. Coming your way soon. Yuk, yuk.
https://twitter.com/c4dispatches/status ... 85861?s=21
Project Fear, especially for cows
by ManInTheBar
Tue Oct 13, 2020 5:25 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 114125
Views: 5056090

Re: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all

:lol: he wants to kiss all the audience. Moron it defies all sorts of logic that in a pandemic that has killed 4 times as many as the Vietnam war that the President is aggressively trolling the population calling them pussies for wearing masks ; playing the fiddle as Rome burns ; It doesn't even ma...
by ManInTheBar
Tue Oct 13, 2020 4:50 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 17249
Views: 378822

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

I’m not in twitter myself (not allowed by the boss). I do quite enjoy the culture war being fought there though. Watching the remainers become lockdown freaks is quite hilarious Your boss is very wise. There are some ocean-going loons on it. Have just been told that "it wasn't that long ago you cou...
by ManInTheBar
Tue Oct 13, 2020 4:14 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 17249
Views: 378822

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Also I am not good with this new interface. How do you post a URL?
by ManInTheBar
Tue Oct 13, 2020 4:13 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 17249
Views: 378822

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Govt website says I am over-qualified for a career in twattery, pleased to hear you managed to achieve the standard. You well? How is nearly-Witham? I’ve a busted knee sadly, mental health top notch and wine purchases have been great. The area is low covid and the kids are back at school. Still hav...
by ManInTheBar
Tue Oct 13, 2020 1:13 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Chess
Replies: 42
Views: 976

Re: Chess

Been playing for a very long time. I tried to get a game online on here but it was too fiddly. I managed a draw against a british grandmaster. We should mention the Kasparov v Fischer games. I'm trying to teach The Management at the moment while we are in lockdown. Got some openings sorted but she ...
by ManInTheBar
Tue Oct 13, 2020 12:55 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 17249
Views: 378822

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

bimboman wrote: Tue Oct 13, 2020 12:52 pm


Apparently I was banned for “being a twat” which I’m sure you can confirm takes no real energy.
Govt website says I am over-qualified for a career in twattery, pleased to hear you managed to achieve the standard.

You well? How is nearly-Witham?
by ManInTheBar
Tue Oct 13, 2020 12:48 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 114125
Views: 5056090

Re: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all

There have always been rumors he's a bigtime stimulant enthusiast, although they come from the snarky world of showbiz. It's hard to get a dead cat to bounce with stimulants. Maybe those steroids. ...and a GENUINE flood of adrenaline from surviving - there are accounts that he was properly scared w...
by ManInTheBar
Tue Oct 13, 2020 12:45 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 114125
Views: 5056090

Re: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all

There have always been rumors he's a bigtime stimulant enthusiast, although they come from the snarky world of showbiz. It's hard to get a dead cat to bounce with stimulants. Maybe those steroids. ...and a GENUINE flood of adrenaline from surviving - there are accounts that he was properly scared w...
by ManInTheBar
Tue Oct 13, 2020 12:42 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 114125
Views: 5056090

Re: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all

Eugenius wrote: Tue Oct 13, 2020 12:20 pm I think he’s high as a kite !

Pumped up on drugs to get him through this , prepare for some very weird stuff .
Not sure I can tell the difference these days
by ManInTheBar
Tue Oct 13, 2020 12:40 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 17249
Views: 378822

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

backrow wrote: Mon Oct 12, 2020 8:03 pm Has bimbo won this thread yet ?
If so, 52-48 with both sides lying their heads off no?
by ManInTheBar
Tue Oct 13, 2020 12:37 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 17249
Views: 378822

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

You've missed some entertaining flounces and bans but it is depressing that we remain so entertained. You did well to slip away quietly. I must tell you to eff off for your own sanity. Thanks, much appreciated, though long past time to save my sanity, Quite impressive to work up the energy necessar...
by ManInTheBar
Tue Oct 13, 2020 8:29 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 17249
Views: 378822

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Probably feel the gap with Thai and Brazilian like we do now. Just dropping by to check on the health of the gang and I find this wholly admirable typo. Carry on. :lol: What's it like in the real world, MIB? Real? I 'discovered' Twitter. Disaster. The world is a depressing place at the mo' but good...
by ManInTheBar
Tue Oct 13, 2020 8:22 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 114125
Views: 5056090

Re: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all

C69 wrote: Tue Oct 13, 2020 8:04 am :lol: he wants to kiss all the audience.


Moron
This is the thing that will sway the undecided voter - POTUS will SNOG me, I'm in
by ManInTheBar
Mon Oct 12, 2020 9:54 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 17249
Views: 378822

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

The UK is about 60% self sufficient in poultry. So the question really is whether you want to buy EU reared poultry, or poultry reared elsewhere. And therefore whether you give a shit as to whether said poultry was reared covered in shit, or not. The choice will be yours,.....oh sorry, your MPs don...
by ManInTheBar
Mon Jun 01, 2020 4:50 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?
Replies: 10385
Views: 235689

Re: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?

Bimbo is of course, right as ever. DC was absolutely within the Guidance as set out here https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-information-leaflet/coronavirus-stay-at-home-protect-the-nhs-save-lives-web-version It's the rest of the population who were in the wrong. I can't...
by ManInTheBar
Mon Jun 01, 2020 4:49 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27482
Views: 676039

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Death by conga. It’s a nasty way to go. Maybe they were right in Footloose about banning dancing. 4 new deaths from Ebola in the DRC this week. https://www.telegraph.co.uk/global-health/science-and-disease/experts-scramble-confirm-second-ebola-outbreak-drc/ Mog: "It's just a severe from of acne..."...
by ManInTheBar
Mon Jun 01, 2020 4:45 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?
Replies: 10385
Views: 235689

Re: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?

If checking a simple piece of regulation would take you hours I’m now less surprised you’re confused. I reckon staying in is a good idea for you. But it's my aunt's birthday on Wednesday, but she has 4 kids. That's already 6 at the party at her house. I guess I'll have to use Zoom like we did for U...
by ManInTheBar
Mon Jun 01, 2020 4:40 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27482
Views: 676039

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Sorry, haven't been around for a bit (aka bored with repetitive debate) Has the gang noted the release of SAGE Meeting minutes? https://www.gov.uk/search/transparency-and-freedom-of-information-releases?organisations%5B%5D=scientific-advisory-group-for-emergencies&parent=scientific-advisory-group-f...
by ManInTheBar
Mon Jun 01, 2020 4:32 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?
Replies: 10385
Views: 235689

Re: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?

Bimbo is of course, right as ever. DC was absolutely within the Guidance as set out here https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/coronavirus-covid-19-information-leaflet/coronavirus-stay-at-home-protect-the-nhs-save-lives-web-version It's the rest of the population who were in the wrong. I can't ...
by ManInTheBar
Mon Jun 01, 2020 4:29 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27482
Views: 676039

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Sorry, haven't been around for a bit (aka bored with repetitive debate) Has the gang noted the release of SAGE Meeting minutes? https://www.gov.uk/search/transparency-and-freedom-of-information-releases?organisations%5B%5D=scientific-advisory-group-for-emergencies&parent=scientific-advisory-group-fo...
by ManInTheBar
Mon Jun 01, 2020 3:33 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 17249
Views: 378822

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

shereblue wrote:So within one retort, you have resiled from your previous claim that threatening a trade war on your biggest consumer is silly. Keep posting. :thumbup:
"Resiled"

Go Shere
by ManInTheBar
Wed Apr 08, 2020 12:11 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?
Replies: 10385
Views: 235689

Re: Boris goooooone or going?

c69 wrote:"it's like a black fly in your Chardonnay"
Never too soon for a glass of A.Morissette
by ManInTheBar
Sun Mar 29, 2020 11:40 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27482
Views: 676039

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

More trolling . Why?
by ManInTheBar
Sun Mar 29, 2020 11:37 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27482
Views: 676039

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

One of the Italian videos stated that most people who survived only needed less than a week (4 days?) on a ventilator but if you needed it after that then it could be up to 20 days and unlikely to survive in any case. essentially it becomes like a DNR decision but made not by the family. :( I wonde...
by ManInTheBar
Sun Mar 29, 2020 11:14 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Players you were right/wrong about
Replies: 115
Views: 3273

Re: Players you were right/wrong about

Like similarly intelligent punters, I was calling for the selection of Richie Mo'unga for All Blacks 10 about two years before he finally got the call up. Sure enough he's kicked on. How laughable it was for Hansen to suggest he was too young, given at the time of his comment Mo'unga was a couple o...
by ManInTheBar
Sun Mar 29, 2020 11:12 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 114125
Views: 5056090

Re: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all

henry wrote:Is it not possible for China and Russia to be threats/competitors?
difficult partners, which is, in fact, what they are. Like Saudi Arabia, Europe, anywhere really....
by ManInTheBar
Sun Mar 29, 2020 11:10 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27482
Views: 676039

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

50% of patients on ventilators are dying?! They sound dangerous. Once you get on a ventilator, you're in trouble. From what I've read, it's really bad for the 70+ group, the majority of them don't survive. ......and we are looking to buy 10s of thousands of ventilators....... Yeah, at what point do...
by ManInTheBar
Sun Mar 29, 2020 11:01 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27482
Views: 676039

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Raggs wrote:
DragsterDriver wrote:50% of patients on ventilators are dying?! They sound dangerous.
Once you get on a ventilator, you're in trouble. From what I've read, it's really bad for the 70+ group, the majority of them don't survive.
......and we are looking to buy 10s of thousands of ventilators.......
by ManInTheBar
Sun Mar 29, 2020 10:44 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 114125
Views: 5056090

Re: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all

Why does there have to be an Enemy? That's a good question. Probably best to ask the Chinese. There was a decision made - back in the era of Deng Xiaping, that partnering with China, bringing wealth to China, would eventually democratise China and resolve the 'Thucydides Trap'.* After a quarter cen...
by ManInTheBar
Sun Mar 29, 2020 10:37 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 114125
Views: 5056090

Re: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all

Why does there have to be an Enemy?