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by koroke hangareka
Fri Sep 25, 2020 1:25 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: DUNE MOVIE 2019: It could be epic...
Replies: 236
Views: 12231

Re: DUNE MOVIE 2019: It could be epic...

ukjim wrote: Fri Sep 25, 2020 12:08 pm
Nolanator wrote: Fri Sep 25, 2020 11:39 am Prequel trilogy was good.
I will fücking cut you, cünt.

Those books never happened and don't fücking exist.
This is true. After I finished with Frank Herbert's books I started on the first of the prequels, but I willed it out of existence after about 100 pages.
by koroke hangareka
Wed Sep 23, 2020 1:00 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Christchurch in Pictures - Official 13th= best thread!
Replies: 4849
Views: 368766

Re: Christchurch in Pictures - Official 13th= best thread!

Nice to see the daffodils on Linwood Ave. I used to cycle up there to do my grocery shopping when I lived on Hereford St and it was quite smart. When I passed through a few years ago it was horribly run down.
by koroke hangareka
Wed Sep 23, 2020 2:58 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Tired of Perenara
Replies: 16
Views: 811

Re: Tired of Perenara

MungoMan wrote: Tue Sep 22, 2020 10:28 pm
Couch wrote: Tue Sep 22, 2020 10:56 am Perenara must live rent free in your tiny little head.
M8 they could stage the Hong Kong 7s in your empty fúcken head
Is he in Hong Kong?
by koroke hangareka
Tue Sep 22, 2020 1:59 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27269
Views: 635947

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

We're coming into second wave in Europe. October will be rough The northern hemisphere has a whole winter to deal with. It's basically now until next May. We get colder and longer winters than Tasmania or New Zealand. Fixed - the rest of Oz doesn't get a winter (seasons are quite warm, fu c king ho...
by koroke hangareka
Mon Sep 21, 2020 11:07 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Sodding Beetroot!
Replies: 41
Views: 804

Re: Sodding Beetroot!

You can't get tinned beetroot here, but you can buy them raw. I got 3 last week, grated one raw for a salad and boiled the other two and pickled them. I've already eaten one.
by koroke hangareka
Sat Sep 19, 2020 3:21 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: It's official, Sweden declare themselves the Covid winners
Replies: 402
Views: 7675

Re: It's official, Sweden declare themselves the Covid winners

Well, that's not the only reason why it's not worthless. It's also a legitimate referenced, peer-reviewed, published study (which doesn't make it right of course, but it warrants more than a cursory glance at the academic discipline before writing it off). If they had an agenda, they could have mad...
by koroke hangareka
Wed Sep 16, 2020 11:32 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Life on Venus (possibly)
Replies: 54
Views: 1229

Re: Life on Venus (possibly)

Given life has managed to colonise pretty much everywhere on earth where there's energy available, it doesn't suprise me that life could adapt to Venus's atmosphere where the temperatures and pressures aren't extreme. Don't know too much about organic chemistry, but given some plastics are resistan...
by koroke hangareka
Wed Sep 16, 2020 11:24 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: It's official, Sweden declare themselves the Covid winners
Replies: 402
Views: 7675

Re: It's official, Sweden declare themselves the Covid winners

Still I hope governments put in more protective measures for the elderly, especially in care homes. That is where the bulk of deaths comes from and that is where more disaster can be avoided. That is true and obviously I wish for the best for everyone, but there's only so much social and economic u...
by koroke hangareka
Wed Sep 16, 2020 6:06 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Towny
Replies: 39
Views: 1228

Re: Towny

Once on PR, I was about to send down another awesome zinger to some piece of shit from wherever. I was at work on my work computer. Can’t remember where this boredie said he lived but I had such a hilarious gag lined up! Oh, mercy! Anyway, the gag involved a pic of a shitty tiny town - the joke was...
by koroke hangareka
Tue Sep 15, 2020 2:32 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Arrogant Wallabies Coach "We're above the law".
Replies: 49
Views: 1336

Re: Arrogant Wallabies Coach "We're above the law".

grievous wrote: Tue Sep 15, 2020 11:31 am Kiwis turn on their own so quickly after they leave their shores.
It's true. We're brutal.
by koroke hangareka
Tue Sep 15, 2020 2:25 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Life on Venus (possibly)
Replies: 54
Views: 1229

Re: Life on Venus (possibly)

Imagine being the first person to detect this from the data. It may have just been a junior crunching numbers or analyzing data. And for a brief few moments you are the only one who now knows life exists elsewhere (possibly). Mind blowing really. :lol: :lol: :lol: :nod: I've always known that life ...
by koroke hangareka
Tue Sep 15, 2020 1:10 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Well...This is a disturbing social development!
Replies: 37
Views: 1380

Re: Well...This is a disturbing social development!

It does raise uncomfortable questions, piss take or not. I think the science is pretty clear that in may cases, paedo-ness is something one is born with, not something they choose. Obviously that doesn't make it "okay" at all to abuse children. But it's a very awkward reality to deal with. It's eas...
by koroke hangareka
Tue Sep 15, 2020 12:49 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: American Cops behaving Badly (All inclusive thread)
Replies: 6540
Views: 287088

Re: American Cops behaving Badly (All inclusive thread)

Cops got another one. He was just one single knife away from being unarmed. :(( https://thepostmillennial.com/blm-riots-in-lancaster-pa-over-shooting-of-felon-who-tried-to-stab-a-police-officer/ I don't blame people for protesting because even though the police said during the day that the man was ...
by koroke hangareka
Tue Sep 15, 2020 5:41 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ Rugby finally realises - It’s Hammer Time
Replies: 42
Views: 1119

Re: NZ Rugby finally realises - It’s Hammer Time

Yeah, wouldn't it be nice to get something original for a change
by koroke hangareka
Tue Sep 15, 2020 5:19 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ Rugby finally realises - It’s Hammer Time
Replies: 42
Views: 1119

Re: NZ Rugby finally realises - It’s Hammer Time

In my view it's quite ridiculous that two countries with such incredibly low COVID rates, going into a long hot summer (which will likely curb them even further) are even still in lockdown, let alone locked down so hard that it's a factor in hosting an International rugby competition. I'm not sugge...
by koroke hangareka
Mon Sep 14, 2020 6:02 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Players who would have walked it into the SAS after the course
Replies: 162
Views: 3598

Re: Players who would have walked it into the SAS after the course

Western soldiers have one big disadvantage - they have something to live for. No matter how skilful they are they're always going to struggle against Afghan goat herders/ Viet Cong rice growers who doesn't care if they die or not. Never met a Vietnamese rice grower who didn't care if they died or n...
by koroke hangareka
Sun Sep 13, 2020 1:27 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Arrogant Wallabies Coach "We're above the law".
Replies: 49
Views: 1336

Re: Arrogant Wallabies Coach "We're above the law".

grievous wrote: Sun Sep 13, 2020 10:23 am And it begins, Kiwis geed into a frenzy up by quality broadsheets and great government :lol:
Our geed knows no bounds.
by koroke hangareka
Sat Sep 12, 2020 2:41 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 111092
Views: 4936837

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

So, Trump is doing an average job containing Covid,-19. And this adds to the reasons he must be removed . Orange man very very bad. Of course, China is winning THIS part of the war (the biological, germ warfare part) Maybe The Don should have gone in, guns blazing. Hilary would have approved. Hilar...
by koroke hangareka
Fri Sep 11, 2020 2:58 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: It's official, Sweden declare themselves the Covid winners
Replies: 402
Views: 7675

Re: It's official, Sweden declare themselves the Covid winners

https://principia-scientific.com/sweden-with-no-lockdown-or-masks-claims-covid-19-victory/? Sweden, With No Lockdown Or Masks, Claims COVID-19 Victory Published on September 8, 2020 Written by Steve Watson As the rest of Europe and the world remains under the grip of draconian rules and the threat ...
by koroke hangareka
Fri Sep 04, 2020 5:53 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Is it time to cancel racism?
Replies: 188
Views: 2826

Re: Is it time to cancel racism?

If anybody is interested in a foolproof way to induce a full bore splitting headache, may I recommend reading the full text of an argument between Mog and Santa?
by koroke hangareka
Tue Sep 01, 2020 8:19 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 111092
Views: 4936837

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

Harveys wrote: Tue Sep 01, 2020 4:09 am Isn’t he just pointing out her logical flaw?
No, the only flaw is his.
by koroke hangareka
Tue Sep 01, 2020 3:57 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 111092
Views: 4936837

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

Norman if it has to be explained to you now you will never understand. That's ok. Anyway here's a tweet from the Oregon AG in which she literally says that the shooter is legally but not morally responsible for the shooting. Oregon Attorney General Ellen Rosenblum addressed Saturday’s shooting, twe...
by koroke hangareka
Sun Aug 30, 2020 5:32 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: American Cops behaving Badly (All inclusive thread)
Replies: 6540
Views: 287088

Re: American Cops behaving Badly (All inclusive thread)

AnkleTap wrote: Sat Aug 29, 2020 8:34 pm
Deadtigers wrote: Sat Aug 29, 2020 5:59 pm maybe you can answer it and state the checklist that you have when you walk your dog.
My wits. As long as I have those I am fairly confident I will have what ever I need.
I think at the very least you should also check that you've got the dog.
by koroke hangareka
Sun Aug 16, 2020 2:02 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Do we want the NPR deserters back?
Replies: 46
Views: 2331

Re: Do we want the NPR deserters back?

The soccer blokes have actually put together quite a decent forum. Just remember to stay the hell away from the rugby sub-forum.
by koroke hangareka
Sat Aug 15, 2020 8:33 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: It was all a dream
Replies: 9
Views: 965

Re: It was all a dream

moosehead wrote:This is Planet Rugby forum photo...... Xmas staff party photo......

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So they may not be much chop with forum software, but they're an outstanding surgical team?
by koroke hangareka
Sat Aug 15, 2020 7:26 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Travel in a post-Covid world - discuss
Replies: 57
Views: 1346

Re: Travel in a post-Covid world - discuss

We sold all our 1.5million baht worth of shares in Airports of Thailand for a tiny profit last year. Lucky.
by koroke hangareka
Wed Aug 12, 2020 2:14 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Hype over Super Rugby Aetoroa
Replies: 114
Views: 3047

Re: The Hype over Super Rugby Aetoroa

towny wrote:
Lemoentjie wrote:Thanks to this super rugby I learn that Aoeteroa is the name for New Zealand in Maori :thumbup:
Why does NZ still go by that old Euro trash name? You’d think they’d adopt their real name. Prejudice?
Real name? As a name for New Zealand Aotearoa is more recent than New Zealand.
by koroke hangareka
Tue Aug 11, 2020 12:13 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: American Cops behaving Badly (All inclusive thread)
Replies: 6540
Views: 287088

Re: American Cops behaving Badly (All inclusive thread)

The bloke who called 911 has effectively used the cops to murder his neighbour.
by koroke hangareka
Mon Aug 10, 2020 1:25 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: SRA - Blues v Crusaders @ forget about it.
Replies: 91
Views: 1554

Re: SRA - Blues v Crusaders @ Eden Park Sunday 16 August, 3.

Well I'm hoping a full strength Crusaders beat a full strength Blues in a brilliant game that will be long remembered. Then Robertson can break dance if he likes.
by koroke hangareka
Mon Aug 10, 2020 1:48 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: American Cops behaving Badly (All inclusive thread)
Replies: 6540
Views: 287088

Re: American Cops behaving Badly (All inclusive thread)

I think we should forget about skin colour altogether, it's too vague. If we're going to have a concept of race, let's base it on a nice clear heritable characteristic like blood type. That would make at least as much sense as any of the criteria currently used, there could be no argument about who ...
by koroke hangareka
Sun Aug 09, 2020 12:07 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Crusaders vs Highlanders: MATCH THREAD: Sunday 9th Aug
Replies: 340
Views: 3712

Re: Crusaders vs Highlanders: MATCH THREAD: Sunday 9th Aug

I think AC mentioned it earlier but I would have no qualms if Robertson sent a C team up to battle the blues. I mean it’s a nothing game really. Disagree. And Cantabs would not be forgetting as Razor is that at provincial level the Orc’s have been kicking ur asses. Time to set that correct, ...if u...
by koroke hangareka
Sun Aug 09, 2020 9:33 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: American Cops behaving Badly (All inclusive thread)
Replies: 6540
Views: 287088

Re: American Cops behaving Badly (All inclusive thread)

It's odd to describe societies that, often within living memory, were thoroughly addled by colonialism, and where western countries continue to meddle incessantly as societies "where whites have little or no influence". There's no evidence that they've been addled by colonialism, to the contrary co...
by koroke hangareka
Sun Aug 09, 2020 3:31 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: American Cops behaving Badly (All inclusive thread)
Replies: 6540
Views: 287088

Re: American Cops behaving Badly (All inclusive thread)

It's odd to describe societies that, often within living memory, were thoroughly addled by colonialism, and where western countries continue to meddle incessantly as societies "where whites have little or no influence".
by koroke hangareka
Sun Aug 09, 2020 1:58 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Trans-Tasman comp to replace Super Rugby in 2021
Replies: 1900
Views: 29364

Re: Trans-Tasman comp to replace Super Rugby in 2021

Just fixed that for you. The situation in Oz is different - with 25 million possible viewers in a larger market, a successful domestic competition can be achieved. Have you ever read a book called 400 Million Customers ? I haven’t. Is it suited to rugby or digital content? I saw the blurb and notic...
by koroke hangareka
Sat Aug 08, 2020 4:01 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Trans-Tasman comp to replace Super Rugby in 2021
Replies: 1900
Views: 29364

Re: Trans-Tasman comp to replace Super Rugby in 2021

Rennie can get farked. His priority is a strong Wallaby team. Mine is pissing of f*ckhead kiwis. And I’m willing to burn my own house down to do it. Exactly and he thinks a TT comp is the best way to do that. Burn muthf u cka burn Anyone that believes that a rugby union’s top priority is the succes...
by koroke hangareka
Sat Aug 08, 2020 12:17 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Which war had the best soundtrack?
Replies: 69
Views: 1268

Re: Which war had the best soundtrack?

I'd go for Vietnam, though WW2 had some good Swing.
by koroke hangareka
Tue Aug 04, 2020 3:59 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ Politics Thread
Replies: 32421
Views: 1172771

Re: NZ Politics Thread

Just a small request: if you don't know what semantic means could you stop using the word? Yes, I know this post is somewhat semantic itself. I do know what semantics are. I fear you have missed my point and are unfortunately carrying on avoiding discussing policy and instead moving the conversatio...
by koroke hangareka
Tue Aug 04, 2020 1:41 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ Politics Thread
Replies: 32421
Views: 1172771

Re: NZ Politics Thread

Good to see National commit to extending electrification to Otaki. But why stop there? Demand is growing massively in Levin and these places are likely to expand further in the future. So, the Greens policy is for big extensions of commuter rail. National have committed to Otaki. Labour have funded...