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by Biffer29
Wed Sep 09, 2020 12:26 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Farell red carded for trying to decapitate wasps novice flyhalf
Replies: 156
Views: 5939

Re: Farell red carded for trying to decapitate wasps novice flyhalf

MrDominator wrote: Tue Sep 08, 2020 11:57 pm Ridiculous ban.

It was a lazy arm by the England captain against a non-entity, for pity's sake.

2 weeks max.
Poor effort there, back to troll school fella.
by Biffer29
Tue Sep 08, 2020 7:42 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Farell red carded for trying to decapitate wasps novice flyhalf
Replies: 156
Views: 5939

Re: Farell red carded for trying to decapitate wasps novice flyhalf

Think his hearing is at 7? Predictions? 6 reduced to 3 for me. He's in now, started at 6.30pm. The citing officer for the Saracens v Wasps match is a bursar at a school in Abu Dhabi. He watches all the videos from over there. His boss is a mate of mine. He's made a submission for review tonight as ...
by Biffer29
Tue Sep 08, 2020 4:50 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official NFL 2020
Replies: 8644
Views: 461675

Re: Official NFL 2020

It seems that Odell Beckham Jr will be considered the number two receiver for the browns this year :D
by Biffer29
Wed Aug 05, 2020 9:42 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27104
Views: 623374

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Leaders get no small amount of sympathy from me, there are no easy answers in this. I agree with the last guy in the article that a year without school (on top of the amount already effectively missed) isn't an option either. Absolutely. There are no easy answers. Home schooling does work though. M...
by Biffer29
Sat Aug 01, 2020 11:38 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27104
Views: 623374

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

UK biobank results for their first month antibody testing is out https://www.ukbiobank.ac.uk/2020/07/uk-biobank-reveals-substantial-variation-in-rates-of-previous-covid-19-infection-across-the-uk/ Looks as though the scots were hardly touched by the virus, (along with the south west) compared with ...
by Biffer29
Fri Jul 31, 2020 10:28 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Exeter Chiefs to rebrand?
Replies: 75
Views: 2417

Re: Exeter Chiefs to rebrand?

Ulsters Red Hand wrote:Anyone who genuienly thinks they should be rebranding needs their heads checked
I don’t think anyone should be taking advice on what’s culturally acceptable from loyalist ulstermen.
by Biffer29
Thu Jul 30, 2020 6:44 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 109910
Views: 4901667

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

The White House has called the press corps in. Trump has nothing in his schedule for the next hour. Suggestion is he's going to start a press conference as soon as Obama starts speaking at John Lewis' funeral in the hope that cable news channels will cover him instead of the funeral.
by Biffer29
Thu Jul 30, 2020 3:04 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27104
Views: 623374

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Been looking at the latest UK weekly ONS data. 5th week in a row where the total deaths is UNDER the 5-year average. 1,100 fewer deaths in the last 5 weeks (up to 17th July). The 'Covid on the Death Certificate' has dropped below 300 in that latest week. Back at the end of May it was 1,800. And tha...
by Biffer29
Thu Jul 30, 2020 2:35 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 109910
Views: 4901667

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

There's probably someone who knows a hell of a lot more than me about consitutional law, but I saw something a while back saying that even if the election was delayed, Trump and Pence's terms come to an end regardless and a president is appointed by congress. Anyone know if that's right? However he'...
by Biffer29
Thu Jul 30, 2020 10:12 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Exeter Chiefs to rebrand?
Replies: 75
Views: 2417

Re: Exeter Chiefs to rebrand?

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by Biffer29
Thu Jul 30, 2020 9:55 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Exeter Chiefs to rebrand?
Replies: 75
Views: 2417

Re: Exeter Chiefs to rebrand?

Can't be Exeter Tsunami, you'd upset the Bristolians.

https://www.bristolpost.co.uk/news/bris ... mi-3659686
by Biffer29
Wed Jul 29, 2020 7:23 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Exeter Chiefs to rebrand?
Replies: 75
Views: 2417

Re: Chiefs to rebrand? (a team in Britain)

Could they change the logo to a Celtic / Brythonic-type Chief (or is the proper term Chieftain in this case)? A la Asterix and Obelix type of Chief But perhaps better to bin the association with the current meaning altogether and start over with some harmless animal or colour. Exeter is in Devon, n...
by Biffer29
Wed Jul 29, 2020 6:48 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Exeter Chiefs to rebrand?
Replies: 75
Views: 2417

Re: Exeter Chiefs to rebrand?

So they’ve decided they’re going to retire the mascot because it’s disrespectful, but keep the rest of the branding and will not discuss the matter further.

So basically ‘we’re racist but we’ll be a little bit less racist now shut up about it’.
by Biffer29
Wed Jul 29, 2020 3:11 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Trans-Tasman comp to replace Super Rugby in 2021
Replies: 1860
Views: 27243

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

I'm not going to try and read through the previous 28 pages but if Australia do their own thing then SRA is unsustainable in my opinion. These derby clashes have been absolutely brutal, hence the number of injuries. A 5 team competition is another reason why this won't work, perhaps its time to loo...
by Biffer29
Wed Jul 22, 2020 4:01 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?
Replies: 10249
Views: 208864

Re: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?

BokJock wrote:Well that was absolutely terrible from Boris

Not a single person has asked about Brexit, yet he keeps mentioning it :roll:
That’s the Cummings brief - if anyone disagrees with you, call them a remoaner. “It plays well to the base”, which is fine and dandy, unless you find the base is shrinking.
by Biffer29
Wed Jul 22, 2020 10:47 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27104
Views: 623374

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Beyond Covid is with us for the long haul it seems that doesn't mean we'll get more species jump, just given the way we spread and consume resource it's more likely we'll get more species jump. Similar global warming doesn't mean we'll get more damaging weather patterns, it just means it's more lik...
by Biffer29
Wed Jul 22, 2020 9:10 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Nutrition Help for My Son
Replies: 68
Views: 1129

Re: Nutrition Help for My Son

Stop nagging the poor kid about his weight. You're causing more harm than good. You do you and let him do him. I'm not nagging him at all. He's getting teased for being skinny and is anxious about it. He just can't seem to eat. The kid nearly fainted yesterday because he hadn't eaten anything He’s ...
by Biffer29
Tue Jul 21, 2020 3:24 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Famous people in history that played rugby
Replies: 97
Views: 2826

Re: Famous people in history that played rugby

I brought this same subject up with some mates the other day ( one of whom is of this parish ) after I watched a documentary on Albert Speer (Hitler's architect) which stated that he played rugby ( 2nd Row ) when at school in Heidelburg. I also read lately that Nick Knowles ( UK TV presenter ) play...
by Biffer29
Tue Jul 21, 2020 3:09 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Famous people in history that played rugby
Replies: 97
Views: 2826

Re: Famous people in history that played rugby

1. Nick Frost / Idi Amin 2. Gregg Wallace 3. Chris Farley 4. Jacques Chirac 5. Andre Roussimov 6. Richard Harris 7. Richard Burton 8. Olly Reed 9. 10. Daniel Craig 11. Ryan Reynolds 12. Javier Bardem 13. Peter O'Toole 14. George W 15. J.R. R. Tolkien 'You shall NOT pass!' Club socials with Nick 'Ca...
by Biffer29
Tue Jul 21, 2020 3:00 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Famous people in history that played rugby
Replies: 97
Views: 2826

Re: Famous people in history that played rugby

Cheating a bit but Joe Naufahu, who was Khal Moro in Game of Thrones, used to play for Leicester and Glasgow.
by Biffer29
Tue Jul 21, 2020 2:45 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Famous people in history that played rugby
Replies: 97
Views: 2826

Re: Famous people in history that played rugby

Worth adding that Javier Bardem played schoolboy international rugby for Spain - imagine lining up at centre against him and hearing a 'Hello friendo...' Deadpool played on the wing. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=v69TrxMDra4 https://www.azquotes.com/picture-quotes/quote-i-played-rugby-for-years-a...
by Biffer29
Tue Jul 21, 2020 2:12 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Famous people in history that played rugby
Replies: 97
Views: 2826

Re: Famous people in history that played rugby

Daniel Craig played fly half. Andre the Giant played up until the age of 16 before starting wrestling. At that age he was 6'6". Jaques Chirac played second row for Brive's youth team. Bob Geldof apparently played when he was at Blackrock College - given the way they push players out you wonder who h...
by Biffer29
Tue Jul 21, 2020 2:01 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Famous people in history that played rugby
Replies: 97
Views: 2826

Re: Famous people in history that played rugby

Richard Burton. Burton's memoir recalls the last game he ever played, having snuck away from an acting contract that specifically precluded his participation in rugby. At an away match against a village "whose name is known only to its inhabitants," he describes it as the type of place where "towar...
by Biffer29
Tue Jul 21, 2020 1:58 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?
Replies: 10249
Views: 208864

Re: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?

piquant wrote:
dargotronV.1 wrote:
BokJock wrote:Bimbo commits harakiri just before the Russia report is released..mmmmm....
Russian interference in Brexit :lol: [/bimbo]
Likely could be rewritten as Russian interference in bimbo
Are you telling me I should have been saying линия 40
by Biffer29
Mon Jul 20, 2020 4:08 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27104
Views: 623374

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

https://www.bbc.com/news/uk-53469839 A coronavirus vaccine developed by the University of Oxford appears safe and trains the immune system. Trials involving around 1,077 people showed the injection led to them making antibodies and white blood cells that can fight coronavirus. The findings are huge...
by Biffer29
Sun Jul 19, 2020 12:20 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27104
Views: 623374

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

National Records Scotland is collecting figures where CV19 is refernpenced on the Death certificate. That’s the clearest number for us, so far as I’m concerned. But even then, it’s complex. If it says Lung cancer complicated by Covid19, should that count as a coved death or not? It can be argued bot...
by Biffer29
Sun Jul 19, 2020 8:35 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Sturgeon, Covid and Scottish political stuff
Replies: 828
Views: 22135

Re: Sturgeon, Covid and Scottish political stuff

For many years now we have seen the brightest & best Conservative & Labour Scottish politicians make the trip down to England to secure safe seats in Westminister, rather than either fight for election in Scotland for Westminister , and god forbid they fight for a Holyrood seat. I don't think that ...
by Biffer29
Fri Jul 17, 2020 2:48 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27104
Views: 623374

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Everyone in England clear on the new government guidance then? So far as I can tell your safety and exposure to potential infection is now mainly in the hands of your employer. Good luck.
by Biffer29
Fri Jul 17, 2020 2:31 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Sturgeon, Covid and Scottish political stuff
Replies: 828
Views: 22135

Re: Sturgeon, Covid and Scottish political stuff

Last three Panelbase polls showing Indy support above 50%. All conducted for pro Indy media but still not great for those on my side of this argument. The problem with these polls, for both sides, is that the responses broadly break down into two categories on each side. On the independence side th...
by Biffer29
Thu Jul 16, 2020 11:43 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?
Replies: 10249
Views: 208864

Re: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?

You realise he’s masturbating real hard because everyone is talking about him, yeah?
by Biffer29
Thu Jul 16, 2020 7:27 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?
Replies: 10249
Views: 208864

Re: Boris goooooone or just Cummings?

Line 45 PAUSE
by Biffer29
Thu Jul 16, 2020 11:19 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27104
Views: 623374

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Anonymous. wrote:
Muttonbirds wrote:
bimboman wrote:
Muttonbirds wrote:Has Dominic Cummings had the balls to release out of hospital Covid deaths yet?

“Release out of hospital covid deaths yet”
You do this a lot. Requote what someone else has said without reference. What is your point?
The dickhead is pretending he can't work out what you meant.
See line 40
by Biffer29
Thu Jul 16, 2020 10:55 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27104
Views: 623374

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Worse - they're rising. The 7 day rolling average bottomed out at 534 on 31st June, it's up to 566 now. (Stats for England and Wales, rather than UK - perhaps Scotland's are still declining?) Scotland seven day average now is 9. This time last week it was 7. Not enough of a difference to be statist...
by Biffer29
Thu Jul 16, 2020 10:20 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27104
Views: 623374

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Anyway - UK new cases don't seem to be coming down much - I'd hoped we'd have seen them at a much lower level by now - seems to have stalled a bit. Worse - they're rising. The 7 day rolling average bottomed out at 534 on 31st June, it's up to 566 now. (Stats for England and Wales, rather than UK - ...
by Biffer29
Thu Jul 16, 2020 9:27 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27104
Views: 623374

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Anyway - UK new cases don't seem to be coming down much - I'd hoped we'd have seen them at a much lower level by now - seems to have stalled a bit. Worse - they're rising. The 7 day rolling average bottomed out at 534 on 31st June, it's up to 566 now. (Stats for England and Wales, rather than UK - ...
by Biffer29
Wed Jul 15, 2020 9:14 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27104
Views: 623374

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Short Man Syndrome wrote:Wonder how much they will be selling the US version for?
The University of Oxford / AstraZeneca one is already at larger trial stage, running across 10,000 people. They’ve committed to not charging any profit margin on doses until the pandemic is over.
by Biffer29
Wed Jul 15, 2020 7:25 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27104
Views: 623374

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

What people “feel” not “think” , oval. Both, evidently........ that you think you’re their white knight Well played. You don’t seem to have an issue with the 3,000 times Rinkals has done this though. That of course was an answer to Rinkals saying he was the white knight rather than pure guess work....
by Biffer29
Wed Jul 15, 2020 7:24 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27104
Views: 623374

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Because, you have a right to your opinion and I have a right to express mine. I'm not the only one that feels that you propagate copious amounts of shit. But if I block you, it just means that someone else has to take you on. I'm probably not best equipped to do so, so it would probably be better i...
by Biffer29
Wed Jul 15, 2020 5:17 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27104
Views: 623374

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Seems stuck in a loop on line 20. Needs bug checking.
by Biffer29
Wed Jul 15, 2020 3:09 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27104
Views: 623374

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

bimboman wrote:
Biffer29 wrote:
bimboman wrote:
Rinkals wrote:
bimboman wrote:Gaslighting , weird stalker.
This thread is discussing a serious topic, Bimbo.

It's not all about you.

However hard you try.
Line 20

What a brilliant analogy.
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