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by camroc1
Fri May 07, 2021 12:21 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Amnesty for British Murderers
Replies: 53
Views: 1501

Re: Amnesty for British Murderers

The UK government has pretty much managed to upset every section of NI society, unionist or nationalist with this - never mind its violating its international obligations under the Stormont House Agreement.

https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-northern-ireland-57006280
by camroc1
Thu May 06, 2021 10:32 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110701
Views: 3959675

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

'Hmmm' is correct.

Exposé on Shinner multi accounts upcoming and getting their ducks in a line ?
by camroc1
Thu May 06, 2021 10:19 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110701
Views: 3959675

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Fúcking eejit.
by camroc1
Thu May 06, 2021 8:06 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: One for the Neutrals
Replies: 11
Views: 453

Re: One for the Neutrals

Doesn't feel like a Lions tour at all.

There'll be no "Living with Lions" film made of this !

25 years ago ! :shock: Jesus.
by camroc1
Thu May 06, 2021 5:46 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110701
Views: 3959675

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

467 positive swabs from 21,036 tested; positivity rate = 2.22%. From CRiocht : % test positive 3 day is 2.3% (lowest 148 days) 5 day is 2.5% 7 day is 2.6% (lowest 144 days) 393 cases; 8 deaths. Of the deaths, 3 occurred in May, 2 occurred in March and 3 occurred in February or earlier. Of the cases,...
by camroc1
Thu May 06, 2021 12:03 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110701
Views: 3959675

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

No idea for the US. The figures are quite obviously a correlation to the urbanisation of a society - the greater the % of a population living in its major urban centres the lower will be the average distance moved by a person during their life. I saw them in an article on demographics in The Econom...
by camroc1
Thu May 06, 2021 11:54 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110701
Views: 3959675

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

https://www.thejournal.ie/ireland-voting-age-5429730-May2021/ DONEGAL TD THOMAS Pringle will bring a bill to the Dáil today calling for a referendum on lowering the voting age to 16. Pringle is bringing the bill to coincide with Scottish and Welsh elections being held today, which are allowing 16 a...
by camroc1
Thu May 06, 2021 11:52 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Amnesty for British Murderers
Replies: 53
Views: 1501

Re: Amnesty for British Murderers

Whatever about the ethics, morality or pragmatism of either prosecuting all crimes regardless of who committed them, or putting the past behind us; what is disturbing is that this is unilateral action by the British Government, released on the same day that a meeting of the Joint Irish British Inter...
by camroc1
Thu May 06, 2021 11:39 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110701
Views: 3959675

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

FFS. As ever, the rules don't apply there. And when they all end up riddled we'll be called racists for not bumping them up the vaccine queue They have the gall to be all over the radio this morning complaining about inequality and how their cramped living conditions leads to increased susceptibili...
by camroc1
Thu May 06, 2021 10:13 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110701
Views: 3959675

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Sounds like a plan. We could keep Citywest in its current configuration for speedy rollout :thumbup: Right TSG, am organising Camroc's Run, You in ? :lol: showing our age with that one... If it has a twenty-something Jenny Agutter in something suitably diaphonous, sign me up. Throw in a bit of Fara...
by camroc1
Thu May 06, 2021 10:06 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110701
Views: 3959675

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

The average distance moved by an adult from their place of birth in the UK is <10 km and falling. It is somewhat similar in Germany (though the standard deviation is higher) and France. Last figure I saw for Ireland was over 16 km. It's almost as though he was just spoofing without evidence. I’d be...
by camroc1
Thu May 06, 2021 9:14 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110701
Views: 3959675

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

We have a problem with lack of movement in Ireland. In many other countries you turn 18 you leave home and go to college, that’s it then you’re out and you stay out. In Ireland we stay close for college and many try to live at home, they end up stuck at home then for years, sometimes forever. We al...
by camroc1
Wed May 05, 2021 10:41 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110701
Views: 3959675

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

My father bought the family home in Terenure in 1957. He had a job as a professional engineer in the P&T and had been transferred back to Dublin after 6 years in Waterford. He says there were a number of problems, firstly there really were fúck all houses being built as young people were emigrating ...
by camroc1
Wed May 05, 2021 8:02 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110701
Views: 3959675

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Median household income 45k :shock: Jaysus I would have guessed it's more than that. Is that every single household including pensioners, out of work etc? € 47.5k in 2018 when part time workers are stripped out, as famously said by Varadkar during election 2020, much to the fury of the shinners. Pr...
by camroc1
Wed May 05, 2021 6:23 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110701
Views: 3959675

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Median household income 45k :shock: Jaysus I would have guessed it's more than that. Is that every single household including pensioners, out of work etc? € 47.5k in 2018 when part time workers are stripped out, as famously said by Varadkar during election 2020, much to the fury of the shinners.
by camroc1
Wed May 05, 2021 5:52 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110701
Views: 3959675

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

418 new cases, 7 deaths.
by camroc1
Wed May 05, 2021 4:39 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110701
Views: 3959675

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Ballycullen/ Stocking Avenue another area with huge developments. Most of that is now built, one small section to be finished on one of the newer estates with hopefully new shops. I can remember cycling up to Colmcilles well as a young teenager, and the houses stopped once you passed Templeogue bri...
by camroc1
Wed May 05, 2021 4:06 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110701
Views: 3959675

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Ballycullen/ Stocking Avenue another area with huge developments. Most of that is now built, one small section to be finished on one of the newer estates with hopefully new shops. I can remember cycling up to Colmcilles well as a young teenager, and the houses stopped once you passed Templeogue bri...
by camroc1
Wed May 05, 2021 3:57 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110701
Views: 3959675

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Varadkar is being very upbeat. I'm surprised FF/Martin allowed him to be the one to break the good(ish) news. Although Martin increasingly looks like someone who couldn't score in a brothel. Tánaiste Leo Varadkar has said he’s hoping August will be the month when life is “relatively normal” again. W...
by camroc1
Wed May 05, 2021 3:51 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110701
Views: 3959675

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Absolutely... and then when they get really useless in life, having built the country ,paid taxes, reared ungrateful plum like you, we could euthanize them all on a specific day each year and have a party. Sounds like a plan. We could keep Citywest in its current configuration for speedy rollout :t...
by camroc1
Wed May 05, 2021 3:08 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110701
Views: 3959675

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Ballycullen/ Stocking Avenue another area with huge developments.
by camroc1
Wed May 05, 2021 1:09 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110701
Views: 3959675

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

A big problem is that we’ve made a lot of between the canals Dublin essentially no go areas for middle class people. And have politicians representing these areas actively campaigning against the construction of build to sell apartments.
by camroc1
Wed May 05, 2021 9:36 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110701
Views: 3959675

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Think I saw an analysis that about 1% of our housing stock is owned by institutional investors. Surely that isn't enough to actually have a significant impact on price. The optics are terrible obviously. Institutional investors are good for the market place. They will run that estate properly (ie w...
by camroc1
Tue May 04, 2021 10:42 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110701
Views: 3959675

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Prof Luke saying we might not jab the under 30s in order to help the third World. Brits lready talking about vaccing the u12s. You’re into ethical grey areas when you get to the under 30’s. Covid is no risk to them, can you justify a vaccine even if the risk of side effects is minuscule? Doesn't th...
by camroc1
Tue May 04, 2021 9:26 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110701
Views: 3959675

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Between Coillte, and BnaM the state owns about 10% of the land of Ireland.
by camroc1
Tue May 04, 2021 6:12 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110701
Views: 3959675

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

camroc1 wrote: Tue May 04, 2021 5:06 pm 362 positive swabs from 14,170 tested; positivity rate = 2.55%
383 cases, 2 deaths.

Of the cases, 79% are under 45 years of age, and the median age is 28 years old.
by camroc1
Tue May 04, 2021 5:06 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110701
Views: 3959675

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

362 positive swabs from 14,170 tested; positivity rate = 2.55%
by camroc1
Mon May 03, 2021 1:21 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110701
Views: 3959675

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Not a chance !

You remember the furore over the Public Services Card when the government attempted to link all state data on individuals on it. The same shinners and crusties will crawl out of the woodwork again.
by camroc1
Mon May 03, 2021 1:48 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: A Global Corporation Tax - The Winners and the Losers?
Replies: 82
Views: 1863

Re: A Global Corporation Tax - The Winners and the Losers?

The minute any country gives up the right to set its own tax rates, is the minute it ceases to be independent. At the moment multi-national companies are simply playing countries off against each other. And it's the companies that ae benefiting. We live in a global economy and we need to take a glo...
by camroc1
Mon May 03, 2021 1:23 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: A Global Corporation Tax - The Winners and the Losers?
Replies: 82
Views: 1863

Re: A Global Corporation Tax - The Winners and the Losers?

The minute any country gives up the right to set its own tax rates, is the minute it ceases to be independent.
by camroc1
Sun May 02, 2021 11:09 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 448653
Views: 17482258

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

We lost without firing a serious shot.

With a team that had hardly played together all season, and missing players due to injury.

It happens.

It won't change the probablity that we'll be back at the business end of all competitions next season.
by camroc1
Sun May 02, 2021 11:06 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110701
Views: 3959675

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Indian variants wont get us Existing vaccines protect against severe illness even from variants. Therefore the threat to HSE being overwhelmed is unlikely So far that is correct although only our vaccine works against the South African variant, well we only have proved it works. Maybe others work b...
by camroc1
Sun May 02, 2021 10:58 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 448653
Views: 17482258

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

sewa wrote: Sun May 02, 2021 8:34 pm After all the abuse you Leinster lads directed at one of the best 10s you will ever see, it must be very sweet for ROG, legend
Christ there are some sad bastards about.
by camroc1
Sun May 02, 2021 5:51 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 448653
Views: 17482258

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

The stupidity of curtailing the PRO 14 season didn't help.
by camroc1
Sun May 02, 2021 5:39 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 448653
Views: 17482258

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

They looked like a team that hadn't played together regularly.
by camroc1
Sun May 02, 2021 5:06 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 448653
Views: 17482258

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

We just got Saracened. Pack weight 941kg! You need good half backs to have any chance against that. You need possession - and we had fúck all in the second half. We were unlucky a couple of times : the ball that bounced over Lowes head, the Larmour pass inside that was put to ground in their 22, th...
by camroc1
Sun May 02, 2021 4:47 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: La Rochelle v Leinster
Replies: 321
Views: 9949

Re: La Rochelle v Leinster

Congrats La Rochelle.

Better team today.
by camroc1
Sun May 02, 2021 3:52 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: La Rochelle v Leinster
Replies: 321
Views: 9949

Re: La Rochelle v Leinster

Disappointed with the last penalty Leinster gave away - LaR have been flopping on every ruck to date, without being penalised.

Leinster are making yards ball in hand - which augers well.
by camroc1
Sat May 01, 2021 9:36 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110701
Views: 3959675

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Old man Murtagh was/is a very astute business man. Started out with the Irish licence for "multibeam" pressed metal purlins. Which he sold the benefits of to every engineering consultancy in the country. Ended up buying out the English company who owned the patents, and took it from there.
by camroc1
Sat May 01, 2021 1:23 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110701
Views: 3959675

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

https://twitter.com/frankmcdonald60/status/1386981125159997444?s=19 Don't think this quite went to plan for Frank. It’s hard to see what he’s actually objecting to? Thankfully he has been completely f**ked out of it in the replies. It’s the absolutely ideal location for a medium rise development li...