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by ChipSpike
Sat Jan 23, 2021 6:29 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Six Nations in Paris only ?
Replies: 19
Views: 588

Re: Six Nations in Paris only ?

So France gets all home games while the rest of the teams get all away games?
by ChipSpike
Sat Jan 23, 2021 3:16 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 23996
Views: 564540

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

We leverage our position as do they, and again, we asked for this. This isn't going to be the last problem we have with the EU or other nations, so own your decision or at least stop bleating about it Oh for heaven's sake. Turning legitimate goods imports away is not "leverage", it's practically a ...
by ChipSpike
Sat Jan 23, 2021 2:09 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 23996
Views: 564540

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Mullet 2 wrote: Sat Jan 23, 2021 2:08 pm Well no actually but keep believing that if you do better.

You also do a wee bit more trade with us than those countries but don't let that reality intrude on your dam busters Saturday marathon.
We do more trade with countries than aren't on that diagram.
by ChipSpike
Sat Jan 23, 2021 2:06 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 23996
Views: 564540

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

The UKs current position in Europe. https://i.imgur.com/zjeRh7q.jpg?1 Oh shit, you mean we aren't in the EU any more?! Not only that, it shows we have no relationship with the EU at all. Whatever shall we do? Do you think the government are aware of this? I'll write a stiff letter demanding a trade...
by ChipSpike
Sat Jan 23, 2021 1:55 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 23996
Views: 564540

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

RodneyRegis wrote: Sat Jan 23, 2021 1:49 pm
camroc1 wrote: Sat Jan 23, 2021 3:11 am The UKs current position in Europe.

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Oh shit, you mean we aren't in the EU any more?!
Not only that, it shows we have no relationship with the EU at all.
by ChipSpike
Sat Jan 23, 2021 12:32 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 23996
Views: 564540

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

https://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-9171631/Ministers-troops-standby-clear-backlog-ports.html Does the EU really think that by acting like this the UK is going to come running back? What a shambolic, vindictive organisation EU is. We leverage our position as do they, and again, we asked for th...
by ChipSpike
Fri Jan 22, 2021 6:12 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 23996
Views: 564540

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Not quite sure why but I find UK making a copy of the SIS2 database funny! Is there an organisation similar to GCHQ in the EU? I doubt the security/intelligence in EU countries is as advanced. And they haven't got access to Five eyes. Given the Italians have access to SIS2 I'll bet the entire crimi...
by ChipSpike
Fri Jan 22, 2021 4:51 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 23996
Views: 564540

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Not quite sure why but I find UK making a copy of the SIS2 database funny! Is there an organisation similar to GCHQ in the EU? I doubt the security/intelligence in EU countries is as advanced. And they haven't got access to Five eyes. Given the Italians have access to SIS2 I'll bet the entire crimi...
by ChipSpike
Fri Jan 22, 2021 3:37 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 23996
Views: 564540

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Guys, this is quite sad viewing. UK Parliament TV from yesterday. Have a quick look. It’s parliament meeting discussing how musicians and the film industry people are negatively impacted by no longer having free movement in the EU. https://parliamentlive.tv/Event/Index/6d6fbc0d-f5b3-4f34-ba07-af9df...
by ChipSpike
Fri Jan 22, 2021 3:00 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 23996
Views: 564540

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Guys, this is quite sad viewing. UK Parliament TV from yesterday. Have a quick look. It’s parliament meeting discussing how musicians and the film industry people are negatively impacted by no longer having free movement in the EU. https://parliamentlive.tv/Event/Index/6d6fbc0d-f5b3-4f34-ba07-af9df...
by ChipSpike
Thu Jan 21, 2021 9:15 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 23996
Views: 564540

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Nope. Nor are India, South Africa, Norway or the USA. Is there a point to your question? Don't think any of those states are making a fuss about EU not getting full diplomatic status. Errr... Why would they? The EU doesn't represent them on the intl stage. Because they recognize its not an entitlem...
by ChipSpike
Thu Jan 21, 2021 4:29 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 23996
Views: 564540

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Either this is a deliberate provocation to get the old Union Jack waving crowds going; or it's incompetence, in that the UK, when they were repealing all that EU law, forgot that they'd need to legislate to recognise an EU ambassador in London. With Boris and his cronies holding the reins of power,...
by ChipSpike
Thu Jan 21, 2021 2:58 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 23996
Views: 564540

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

"Sink estates" :lol: Lets make this clear, first off the whole of Wales is sink estates. Secondly I know you can't get your little mind around this, we are wealthier and more equal that the UK across every statistic. This is a fact. But as this is the internet and facts don't matter you'll just com...
by ChipSpike
Thu Jan 21, 2021 2:53 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 23996
Views: 564540

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

"Sink estates" :lol: Lets make this clear, first off the whole of Wales is sink estates. Secondly I know you can't get your little mind around this, we are wealthier and more equal that the UK across every statistic. This is a fact. But as this is the internet and facts don't matter you'll just com...
by ChipSpike
Thu Jan 21, 2021 2:44 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 23996
Views: 564540

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

"Sink estates" :lol: Lets make this clear, first off the whole of Wales is sink estates. Secondly I know you can't get your little mind around this, we are wealthier and more equal that the UK across every statistic. This is a fact. But as this is the internet and facts don't matter you'll just com...
by ChipSpike
Thu Jan 21, 2021 12:31 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 23996
Views: 564540

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Only when the UK was in it. Yeah well give us our ham sandwiches back c unts. You’re a 3rd country now. It’s illegal to bring meat into an EU member state. Try that with Australia mate and see how you go. You don’t just pick and choose which which you’d like to abide to. I wasn't being serious, I d...
by ChipSpike
Thu Jan 21, 2021 11:40 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 23996
Views: 564540

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Imagine our shock to see these Liars renege on ANOTHER signed international treaty in a "limited and specific way". Back down in 3...2... Eh? The Lisbon treaty no longer applies to the UK. Funny that the EU are blubbing about that though. Who says it doesn't? :roll: So nobody Eh? I did just above.
by ChipSpike
Thu Jan 21, 2021 11:28 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 23996
Views: 564540

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Look you fecked up. Move on its embarrassing. Don't be ridiculous. The EU isn't a country, it doesn't deserve diplomatic status. Only when the UK was in it. Yeah well give us our ham sandwiches back c unts. You’re a 3rd country now. It’s illegal to bring meat into an EU member state. Try that with ...
by ChipSpike
Thu Jan 21, 2021 11:16 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 23996
Views: 564540

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

The EU is a political and economic union ffs not a cultural organisation ffs. Wtf are you on about. It's one of the reasons that we left. Not because we didn't want to be part of a cultural oranisation. :lol: Is it a nation state? No, just a multinational organisation. Look you fecked up. Move on i...
by ChipSpike
Thu Jan 21, 2021 11:03 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 23996
Views: 564540

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Mullet 2 wrote: Thu Jan 21, 2021 10:18 am Imagine our shock to see these Liars renege on ANOTHER signed international treaty in a "limited and specific way".

Back down in 3...2...
Eh? The Lisbon treaty no longer applies to the UK. Funny that the EU are blubbing about that though.
by ChipSpike
Thu Jan 21, 2021 9:43 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 23996
Views: 564540

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

UK and EU in row over bloc's diplomatic status A diplomatic row has broken out between the UK and EU over the status of the bloc's ambassador in London. The UK is refusing to give Joao Vale de Almeida the full diplomatic status that is granted to other ambassadors. The Foreign Office is insisting h...
by ChipSpike
Wed Jan 20, 2021 2:08 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Irish Joe Biden 46th President of the USA
Replies: 1046
Views: 17708

Re: Irish Joe Biden 46th President of the USA

Anyone would think the US population isn't descended from European populations, except for some Irish outliers. Hillbillies are decended from Scotch Irish. Willie Faloon types German Americans make up the biggest white demographic 40-50 million Americans are Irish Americans British Americans are th...
by ChipSpike
Wed Jan 20, 2021 1:50 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Irish Joe Biden 46th President of the USA
Replies: 1046
Views: 17708

Re: Irish Joe Biden 46th President of the USA

Anyone would think the US population isn't descended from European populations, except for some Irish outliers. Hillbillies are decended from Scotch Irish. Willie Faloon types German Americans make up the biggest white demographic 40-50 million Americans are Irish Americans British Americans are th...
by ChipSpike
Wed Jan 20, 2021 1:36 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Irish Joe Biden 46th President of the USA
Replies: 1046
Views: 17708

Re: Irish Joe Biden 46th President of the USA

Anyone would think the US population isn't descended from European populations, except for some Irish outliers.
by ChipSpike
Wed Jan 20, 2021 1:29 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Irish Joe Biden 46th President of the USA
Replies: 1046
Views: 17708

Re: Irish Joe Biden 46th President of the USA

https://twitter.com/bbcworldservice/status/1351540346963042309?s=21 "It's crazy to think that someone from here, on the west coast of Ireland, is going to be president of the United States." :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: George Washington's great grandfather was from Essex. Who'd have thought it?
by ChipSpike
Mon Jan 18, 2021 2:44 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 29539
Views: 819193

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Meanwhile the Brains trust in Wales. Much more worried about justifying staffing costs than people dying. " no point" :(( That's genuinely unbelievable. sadly true. Nobody seems to hold the devolved admins to account. They're essentially saying they don't want people doing their job efficiently as ...
by ChipSpike
Mon Jan 18, 2021 2:20 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 29539
Views: 819193

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Meanwhile the Brains trust in Wales. Mark Drakeford defends decision to delay deployment of Pfizer vaccine supplies on #r4today: "There would be no point and certainly it would be logistically damaging to use up all our vaccines in the first week and have our vaccinators standing around with nothin...
by ChipSpike
Fri Jan 15, 2021 12:43 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Brexit Britain Must Rescue Ireland
Replies: 127
Views: 4993

Re: Brexit Britain Must Rescue Ireland

1.51.5Catching up. 2nd in EU now for vaccines. 40k this week. Will ramp up to c.50k next week. Thank you to all our vaccinators and @HSELive Edouard Mathieu @redouad 🇪🇺 Total vaccine doses administered per 100 people: 🇩🇰 Denmark 2.23 🇮🇪 Ireland 1.57 🇮🇹 Italy 1.5 🇪🇸 Spain 1.45 🇩🇪 Germany 1.01 🇵🇱 Pol...
by ChipSpike
Fri Jan 15, 2021 12:03 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Brexit Britain Must Rescue Ireland
Replies: 127
Views: 4993

Re: Brexit Britain Must Rescue Ireland

This thread was created by an Irishman as another platform for the Swarm and the tory boys to have at it I thought Mr Dominator was a long-established and well-respected English poster? Certainly the other English posters seem comfortable with him representing their views and speaking on behalf of ...
by ChipSpike
Thu Jan 14, 2021 11:51 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Positive Benefits of Brexit Thread
Replies: 79
Views: 1889

Re: The Official Positive Benefits of Brexit Thread

Once everything settles down, in x amount of years, and Brit’s learn how to navigate the new EU, you’ll be fine. I suppose main nuisance will be the x amount of years. Sure certain thing will have been better when you were in the EU but Britain always had a love/hate relationship with the EU. If it...
by ChipSpike
Thu Jan 14, 2021 11:00 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Positive Benefits of Brexit Thread
Replies: 79
Views: 1889

Re: The Official Positive Benefits of Brexit Thread

Once everything settles down, in x amount of years, and Brit’s learn how to navigate the new EU, you’ll be fine. I suppose main nuisance will be the x amount of years. Sure certain thing will have been better when you were in the EU but Britain always had a love/hate relationship with the EU. If it...
by ChipSpike
Thu Jan 14, 2021 10:43 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Brexit Britain Must Rescue Ireland
Replies: 127
Views: 4993

Re: Brexit Britain Must Rescue Ireland

This thread was created by an Irishman as another platform for the Swarm and the tory boys to have at it I thought Mr Dominator was a long-established and well-respected English poster? Certainly the other English posters seem comfortable with him representing their views and speaking on behalf of ...
by ChipSpike
Thu Jan 14, 2021 10:18 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Brexit Britain Must Rescue Ireland
Replies: 127
Views: 4993

Re: Brexit Britain Must Rescue Ireland

This thread has been created solely to target and troll Ireland abut COVID-19. This sets an extremely bad precedent and the thread should be deleted by mods, IMO. This thread was created by an Irishman as another platform for the Swarm and the tory boys to have at it I thought Mr Dominator was a lo...
by ChipSpike
Thu Jan 14, 2021 10:12 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 23996
Views: 564540

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Do you think your guys are making winning decisions for you? Really. No bullshit? Yes, its not just about the money. I'd happily be 5% 10% poorer to be out of the EU. Labour won't win until they can pass what I call "the Falklands Test". If Argentina invaded again would Labour send a military fleet...
by ChipSpike
Thu Jan 14, 2021 9:27 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Positive Benefits of Brexit Thread
Replies: 79
Views: 1889

Re: The Official Positive Benefits of Brexit Thread

UK can now work properly with the Commonwealth to promote that body. Think of all the trade available with Canada, Australia, NZ etc. Definitely. Just another three nations who dislike the English, but the Scots should be fine when they rejoin the BIG Market. The Scots have left the UK already?
by ChipSpike
Thu Jan 14, 2021 8:59 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Positive Benefits of Brexit Thread
Replies: 79
Views: 1889

Re: The Official Positive Benefits of Brexit Thread

A serious non trolling one for the Brits. You will learn the complexity of the paperwork over time so that will help with trade deals with countries around the world in a few years. You should have prepared a year ago . Nothing to do with you. I know. Just saying. Go to the vaccine thread and the f...
by ChipSpike
Thu Jan 14, 2021 8:49 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Positive Benefits of Brexit Thread
Replies: 79
Views: 1889

Re: The Official Positive Benefits of Brexit Thread

iarmhiman wrote: Thu Jan 14, 2021 8:39 pm A serious non trolling one for the Brits.

You will learn the complexity of the paperwork over time so that will help with trade deals with countries around the world in a few years.

You should have prepared a year ago .
Nothing to do with you.
by ChipSpike
Thu Jan 14, 2021 8:32 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 23996
Views: 564540

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

EverReady wrote: Thu Jan 14, 2021 8:28 pm Do you think your guys are making winning decisions for you? Really. No bullshit?
Better than the woke take charge don't you think?
by ChipSpike
Thu Jan 14, 2021 8:22 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Positive Benefits of Brexit Thread
Replies: 79
Views: 1889

Re: The Official Positive Benefits of Brexit Thread

C69 wrote: Thu Jan 14, 2021 8:15 pm Freedom from the Yolk of the Capitalist Super state and it's corruption, imcompetence, Cronyism and central control :thumbup:

To be replaced by corruption, incompetence, Cronyism and central control :P
We've certainly just got rid of a layer of corruption, incompetence etc.
by ChipSpike
Thu Jan 14, 2021 8:00 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Positive Benefits of Brexit Thread
Replies: 79
Views: 1889

Re: The Official Positive Benefits of Brexit Thread

Enzedder wrote: Thu Jan 14, 2021 6:02 pm UK can now work properly with the Commonwealth to promote that body. Think of all the trade available with Canada, Australia, NZ etc.
Definitely.