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by Bullettyme
Fri Sep 25, 2020 12:27 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Training Thread - all aspects of fitness and health
Replies: 26260
Views: 1061756

Re: The Training Thread - all aspects of fitness and health

Not posting as much but still do some lurking!

Sorry to hear about you and the missus, had seen you were back in Ireland alright. Also noticed you werent doing as much running!
by Bullettyme
Sun Sep 20, 2020 6:27 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official UCI Pro Cycling Thread
Replies: 3387
Views: 193784

Re: The Official UCI Pro Cycling Thread

What an achievement for Sam! Delighted.
by Bullettyme
Sun Sep 20, 2020 1:40 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 91895
Views: 3006204

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Also heard the public health teams are taking 3 days+ to get in touch with workplaces, and sometimes employers have to chase them.
by Bullettyme
Sun Sep 20, 2020 1:36 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 91895
Views: 3006204

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Nice atmosphere in town. A lot of outdoor dining in the Dame Court and South William areas. Nice to see DCC actively trying to facilitate this, although I reckon 15 isn't enough for a lot of places to bother. People also tend to freak out when road space and parking gets taken away. I know of a pla...
by Bullettyme
Sun Sep 20, 2020 1:31 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 91895
Views: 3006204

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

you're just annoyed you can't go to a pub or a late night bar brock. Quit with the faux outrage about these people losing their jobs Not sure it is faux outrage. Its hard not to feel for people who have sunk thousands into their business only to not be given a chance. And people who have just come ...
by Bullettyme
Sun Sep 20, 2020 1:14 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 91895
Views: 3006204

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

iarmhiman wrote: Sat Sep 19, 2020 9:54 pm Nice atmosphere in town. A lot of outdoor dining in the Dame Court and South William areas.
Nice to see DCC actively trying to facilitate this, although I reckon 15 isn't enough for a lot of places to bother. People also tend to freak out when road space and parking gets taken away.
by Bullettyme
Sat Sep 19, 2020 5:18 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official UCI Pro Cycling Thread
Replies: 3387
Views: 193784

Re: The Official UCI Pro Cycling Thread

Absolutely incredible for Pogacar! Was not expecting that. And to think of the relative riches of JV and UAE. Chap did it a lot himself.

Great to see the youth winning the last 2 TdFs.

Hope to see Bennett win tomorrow too.
by Bullettyme
Sat Sep 12, 2020 11:01 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Leinster v Leinster cadet branch.
Replies: 343
Views: 4021

Re: Leinster v Leinster cadet branch.

Just dropping in to say hard luck Ulster, that was a very fun game though. Lot of potential there, and I think they will win the Pro14 in the next couple of years. Very composed stuff from Leinster, nice morale booster. I have really missed rugby. Hume is going to be very good. Stu is good at makin...
by Bullettyme
Sat Sep 12, 2020 10:58 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official UCI Pro Cycling Thread
Replies: 3387
Views: 193784

Re: The Official UCI Pro Cycling Thread

Enjoying the Tour this year, even more so as I've been able to throw it on the TV when working from home! Really hope Sam can claim green, Bora really put him through the ringer the last two days. Pogacar is some cyclist, just a matter of time.... I wouldn't mind seeing Bernal winning it again, he ...
by Bullettyme
Sat Sep 12, 2020 10:12 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official UCI Pro Cycling Thread
Replies: 3387
Views: 193784

Re: The Official UCI Pro Cycling Thread

Enjoying the Tour this year, even more so as I've been able to throw it on the TV when working from home! Really hope Sam can claim green, Bora really put him through the ringer the last two days. Pogacar is some cyclist, just a matter of time.... I wouldn't mind seeing Bernal winning it again, he i...
by Bullettyme
Sat Sep 12, 2020 10:08 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Leinster v Leinster cadet branch.
Replies: 343
Views: 4021

Re: Leinster v Leinster cadet branch.

Just dropping in to say hard luck Ulster, that was a very fun game though. Lot of potential there, and I think they will win the Pro14 in the next couple of years.

Very composed stuff from Leinster, nice morale booster.

I have really missed rugby.
by Bullettyme
Mon Jul 13, 2020 5:30 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 91895
Views: 3006204

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

The pearl clutching online about Dame Court (which was dead this weekend) and travel is really something to behold. A more cynical man than I might say it is manufactured and repeated by various online personalities who probably haven't left their homes or encountered any "tourists" to further thei...
by Bullettyme
Mon Jul 13, 2020 3:28 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 91895
Views: 3006204

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

The pearl clutching online about Dame Court (which was dead this weekend) and travel is really something to behold. A more cynical man than I might say it is manufactured and repeated by various online personalities who probably haven't left their homes or encountered any "tourists" to further their...
by Bullettyme
Sat May 30, 2020 12:06 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 91895
Views: 3006204

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Re. Trump, he’s an abysmal communicator but he’s great at conveying his message to the only people he cares about reaching. Definitely. He may not be very good at speeches, but his style lends itself well to the anti-establishment, man of the people vibe he goes for. He can also somehow shield hims...
by Bullettyme
Wed May 27, 2020 9:37 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 91895
Views: 3006204

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

I think offices are already taking chances now, judging by up tick in traffic volumes anyway. Fairview was like a normal day today, although huge catchment there too I suppose. My office is only working on plans now for reopening but unlikely to be before October imo. I've loved working from home so...
by Bullettyme
Tue May 26, 2020 4:25 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27269
Views: 636004

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

I fell ill with an unexplained fever and slight cough in early January. I strongly suspect that it has nothing to do with the virus, but as I flew from Heathrow on Christmas day, there is an outside chance that I may have contracted the virus, given the timeframe. However, it doesn't appear to have...
by Bullettyme
Mon May 25, 2020 8:52 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 91895
Views: 3006204

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Looks like Leo might end up having to apologise for having a break. Do people not have better things to do with their lives? I'm assuming those shaming him are doing the same for all the other people sitting around in parks all over the city/country? Hes entitled as anyone else to a break, no doubt...
by Bullettyme
Mon May 25, 2020 6:45 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 91895
Views: 3006204

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.dublinlive.ie/news/dublin-news/coronavirus-video-leo-varadkar-enjoying-18305796.amp Anyone followed this on twitter? Seems like a massive stretch to have a go at Leo. Don't have a problem with it but when you have one of the assistant secretaries of your Dept tellin...
by Bullettyme
Mon May 25, 2020 3:43 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 91895
Views: 3006204

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

https://www.google.com/amp/s/www.dublinlive.ie/news/dublin-news/coronavirus-video-leo-varadkar-enjoying-18305796.amp Anyone followed this on twitter? Seems like a massive stretch to have a go at Leo. Don't have a problem with it but when you have one of the assistant secretaries of your Dept tellin...
by Bullettyme
Sat May 23, 2020 10:34 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official PR Gardening thread. + Corona virus Expansion Pack
Replies: 554
Views: 39962

Re: Official PR Gardening thread. + Corona virus Expansion P

Delighted to see this thread! Over the Irish lockdown I decided to grow a few things on our balcony, gets decent sun. Have some peppers and tomatoes out there now. One question, what size pots should I use for these plants when it comes to repotting? They have been repotted once from germinating tra...
by Bullettyme
Sat May 23, 2020 10:11 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27269
Views: 636004

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Brazil, Russia and Mexico appear to be spiraling out of control. Apparently the Colombian health system, fragile enough already, is close to collapse. My family in law were saying they're trying to ease some restrictions to stave off serious unrest but doesn't sound good, even though their numbers ...
by Bullettyme
Sat May 23, 2020 9:41 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 91895
Views: 3006204

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

I saw the HSE have started doing an ad campaign re: facemasks, and how to make them. They were recommending two layers, I thought the rule of thumb was 3 layers? Have been wearing surgical disposable masks going to the shops for the last couple of weeks, don't like the waste and expense though. And ...
by Bullettyme
Tue May 19, 2020 4:54 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 91895
Views: 3006204

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Ulsters Red Hand wrote:Mullet telling someone else they have an over inflated ego :lol: :lol:
You could have done so much there, bit of an open goal.
by Bullettyme
Fri May 15, 2020 3:05 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 91895
Views: 3006204

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Local yummy mummy name brand supermarket in Clontarf has been opening their attached hardware store for weeks. Not sure how they got away with it since it is separate entrances, etc. They were doing a roaring trade in flowers and garden accessories. Seems a lot of things have been left to self polic...
by Bullettyme
Sat May 09, 2020 1:56 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: When Socialists Go Bad - Venezuela
Replies: 527
Views: 34895

Re: When Socialists Go Bad - Venezuela

Over a year since a post in this thread, and just over a year since the Guaido coup attempt wrecked my visit to Robben Island. Good time to bump it. In the meantime, the Venezuelan president and members of his inner circle have been indited in the US on narco- trafficking and terrorism charges and a...
by Bullettyme
Sat May 09, 2020 1:45 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Most disturbing movie scenes.
Replies: 122
Views: 4081

Re: Most disturbing movie scenes.

Apart from the really shocking animal snuff films like Cannibal Holocaust, I always found the part in Saving Private Ryan where Adam Goldberg get the knife slowly put into him by the German guy pretty disturbing.

Ed Norton rape scene in American History X also.
by Bullettyme
Sat May 09, 2020 1:24 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 91895
Views: 3006204

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Good craic to see the stealth pedestrianisation of College Green under the pretext of emergency coronavirus measures. Any truth to the rumour/ myth that there's weeds and grass growing between city centre slabs because if lack of footfall? Had to go through town during the week and can confirm. Aro...
by Bullettyme
Thu Apr 30, 2020 10:51 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: When will you feel ready to go back to pubs again?
Replies: 165
Views: 5354

Re: When will you feel ready to go back to pubs again?

Pubs, well I wouldn't say I miss them too much, although I miss going to watch some live rugby. Plus, it's a lot more socially acceptable to stumble home pissed from the pub rather than stumble to bed pissed form the living room though. Really wonder how they're going to work in Ireland though. I'm ...
by Bullettyme
Wed Apr 29, 2020 12:26 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 91895
Views: 3006204

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

HighKingLeinster wrote: I am surprised you have time to post between your 100km cycling jaunts
You'd be amazed with voice to text technology these days.....get out of the way granny
by Bullettyme
Wed Apr 29, 2020 12:02 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 91895
Views: 3006204

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

iarmhiman wrote:
CM11 wrote:
iarmhiman wrote:2km to 5km. FML

Well at least I can get to Sandymount strand.
Phoenix Park available for you?
I'm close to Phoenix park and use it a lot for exercise. I'd like a change of scenery
:lol: fudge me! Talk about spoiled.
by Bullettyme
Wed Apr 29, 2020 10:02 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 91895
Views: 3006204

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

feckwanker wrote: Am i being blamed for bringing coronavirus to Ireland?!
Don't worry, you're definitely not as bad as this person:
Tipperary farmer joins class action against ski resort over Covid-19 infection
by Bullettyme
Wed Apr 29, 2020 10:00 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 91895
Views: 3006204

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Well, at least the weather looks like it's going to be a bag of sh*te for the next while so that might encourage people to stay indoors for a bit. I swear to god though, if I thought I didn't like cyclists before, I absolutely despise them now. Or at least this new breed of cyclist who seem to have...
by Bullettyme
Tue Apr 28, 2020 10:42 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 91895
Views: 3006204

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Pretty demoralising to get another 2 weeks with no roadmap out or end in sight. Roadmap and conditions to be published on Friday. Might help. Language I saw in IT didn't make it seem definite though. Would help a lot with compliance because I think people are getting fairly fed up. Most people I ha...
by Bullettyme
Tue Apr 28, 2020 10:27 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 91895
Views: 3006204

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Pretty demoralising to get another 2 weeks with no roadmap out or end in sight. Roadmap and conditions to be published on Friday. Might help. Language I saw in IT didn't make it seem definite though. Would help a lot with compliance because I think people are getting fairly fed up. Most people I ha...
by Bullettyme
Tue Apr 28, 2020 10:25 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 91895
Views: 3006204

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Leinsterman wrote:
CM11 wrote:
Bullettyme wrote:Pretty demoralising to get another 2 weeks with no roadmap out or end in sight.
Roadmap and conditions to be published on Friday.

Cyclists going on 100km exercise cycles haven't helped matters.
Only the once, and only in 2km zone. Been good as gold otherwise :nod:
by Bullettyme
Tue Apr 28, 2020 10:05 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 91895
Views: 3006204

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Pretty demoralising to get another 2 weeks with no roadmap out or end in sight.
by Bullettyme
Mon Apr 27, 2020 7:35 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Game Reviews
Replies: 8128
Views: 520260

Re: Game Reviews

Floppykid wrote:Accidentally shooting someone when you want to say hello was a semi regular occurence.
Or running someone over by mistake with your horse and having the entire federal government mobilise to kill you .
I punched a few horses in my time.
by Bullettyme
Mon Apr 27, 2020 6:39 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 91895
Views: 3006204

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Floppykid wrote:Anyone else with Virgin media experiencing f**ked up broadband?
Not any more than usual.
by Bullettyme
Mon Apr 27, 2020 2:13 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Game Reviews
Replies: 8128
Views: 520260

Re: Game Reviews

Into the RDR2 epilogue now. One of the best games I've ever played. Best game I've ever played, hands down. Brilliant in all facets (except maybe controls). Even now thinking back I get nostalgic, a proper experience. Playing Fallout 76 with the Wastelanders experience now. I was fond for F76 anywa...
by Bullettyme
Mon Apr 27, 2020 1:24 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27269
Views: 636004

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Well, my granny finally slipped away in her sleep this evening in the care home. Completely unrelated to C19, she was simply really old. 98. Jesus I wish I could just give my mum a big hug. Sorry to hear this mate. Identical to my gran, 98, in a care home, not Covid. My mum is still in bits at not ...