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by quarter2four
Mon Jan 18, 2021 9:57 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Why are ozzies such porkers?
Replies: 51
Views: 1561

Re: Why are ozzies such porkers?

It costs more to eat healthy food. Fast food is cheap. Refined sugar is cheap. Poorer communities eat more fast food. Need to jack up taxes on unhealthy foods. Although sugar taxes have just made the manufacturers add sweeteners to fizzy drinks. The weekend was a rare occasion where I wanted to hav...
by quarter2four
Sat Jan 16, 2021 9:05 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: 80s electronica
Replies: 42
Views: 950

Re: 80s electronica

Nice collection here nicely presented by the Dewaele brothers (Radio soulwax)

Mostly 70's but some early 80's electronica.

Yer one in the video is decent also.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aFYutqdY6f4
by quarter2four
Sat Jan 16, 2021 8:56 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 105069
Views: 3423342

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Watched this recently, very good. A filmmaker who left Appalachia goes back to give an insight into the culture there.

https://www.aljazeera.com/program/witne ... appalachia
by quarter2four
Thu Jan 14, 2021 2:49 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441290
Views: 16534479

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Has Balcony Bob's Balcony tweet been done :D

https://twitter.com/KearneyRob/status/1 ... 83200?s=09
by quarter2four
Wed Jan 13, 2021 11:33 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 29247
Views: 806903

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Edit: Replying to Bimbo's post Some people will do this as they have anonymity. The vast majority won't. A few anecdotal cases doesn't equate to general non compliance. The specific case I'm talking about there would be no anonymity as people would be obvious in there movements all around the count...
by quarter2four
Wed Jan 13, 2021 11:21 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 29247
Views: 806903

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Edit: Replying to Bimbo's post Some people will do this as they have anonymity. The vast majority won't. A few anecdotal cases doesn't equate to general non compliance. The specific case I'm talking about there would be no anonymity as people would be obvious in there movements all around the countr...
by quarter2four
Wed Jan 13, 2021 10:42 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 29247
Views: 806903

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

We peaked nearly a week ago. Half the cases we reported in the last seven days were actually from the previous week because our reporting system creaked and broke over the Christmas period. For example, we reported 12k cases in the last two days despite only 8k testing positive in that period. My f...
by quarter2four
Tue Jan 12, 2021 6:27 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 29247
Views: 806903

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

We peaked nearly a week ago. Half the cases we reported in the last seven days were actually from the previous week because our reporting system creaked and broke over the Christmas period. For example, we reported 12k cases in the last two days despite only 8k testing positive in that period. My f...
by quarter2four
Sun Jan 10, 2021 2:47 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 105069
Views: 3423342

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Good piece, these Zero Covid lot will be all over the airwaves for the next few months making dire warnings about Long Covid. Sample size of one I know but I had it in March and have developed asthma with it. In early 40's. Get breathing problems every few weeks and need inhaler, usually lasts 3/4 ...
by quarter2four
Sun Jan 10, 2021 1:44 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 105069
Views: 3423342

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Good piece, these Zero Covid lot will be all over the airwaves for the next few months making dire warnings about Long Covid. Sample size of one I know but I had it in March and have developed asthma with it. In early 40's. Get breathing problems every few weeks and need inhaler, usually lasts 3/4 ...
by quarter2four
Wed Jan 06, 2021 10:55 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128410
Views: 5517904

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

ovalball wrote: Wed Jan 06, 2021 10:52 pm Can't believe how long it is taking the authorities to sort this out - they just seem to be standing around doing F.all - get in there and arrest them.
That is more scary. Any other group and there would have been shots fired to defend the capitol and special forces sent in immediately.
by quarter2four
Wed Jan 06, 2021 10:48 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128410
Views: 5517904

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

flaggETERNAL wrote: Wed Jan 06, 2021 10:35 pm Holy shit...the TURKS are calling for calm in the US :shock: :lol: :lol: :lol:
Top trolling from Erdogan :lol: :lol:
by quarter2four
Wed Jan 06, 2021 9:28 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 105069
Views: 3423342

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

A jaysus ladies relax the kaks.
by quarter2four
Wed Jan 06, 2021 9:26 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 105069
Views: 3423342

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Yeah still not a coup What do you think a coup is? This isn’t a coup you eejit it’s a rag tag rent a mob, nobody has seized power, Biden will still be president. It’s a state but it’s not a coup. It's an attempted coup by any rational definition. You think this group of a few thousand head the ball...
by quarter2four
Wed Jan 06, 2021 9:25 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 105069
Views: 3423342

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Yeah still not a coup What do you think a coup is? This isn’t a coup you eejit it’s a rag tag rent a mob, nobody has seized power, Biden will still be president. It’s a state but it’s not a coup. It's an attempted coup by any rational definition. A coup would be if Trump was behind it. He may have ...
by quarter2four
Wed Jan 06, 2021 9:17 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 105069
Views: 3423342

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Gavin Duffy wrote: Wed Jan 06, 2021 9:13 pm
Duff Paddy wrote: Wed Jan 06, 2021 9:12 pm Yeah still not a coup
What do you think a coup is?
It's not a coup.
by quarter2four
Wed Jan 06, 2021 12:16 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 105069
Views: 3423342

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Work in a large multinational and it looks like they will make an exception and keep the huge construction project going here. Overheard a rale Dub complaining that it all about the big boys and money talks etc. Where the fk do you think your wages come from you gobshite!! Guaranteed he's either PBP...
by quarter2four
Mon Dec 21, 2020 12:45 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441290
Views: 16534479

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Monk Zombie wrote: Mon Dec 21, 2020 4:31 am Cooney looking the goods these days - just love his positive attitude
For some reason he has been frozen out of Irish squads. Has to be some personal issue because if it was purely rugby based he would be starting for Ireland.
by quarter2four
Sun Dec 20, 2020 11:36 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 105069
Views: 3423342

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Desperately required my arse. While you are eating tinned ravioli I'm going for a bite to eat with my good mate Jim and his three sisters Is that your version of Palm and her five sisters? Have you have had a horrific accident in the past? I am actually missing the top of one of my fingers.I have a...
by quarter2four
Sun Dec 20, 2020 1:43 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441290
Views: 16534479

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

I'm about to watch it. I am going to turn it off when Munster are still behind What I liked about it - and it's bizarre given how completely out of control we were in the opening 20-25 mins; but from there on in, we had it. Control. You'd have to wonder how it might have turned out in the usual Cle...
by quarter2four
Sat Dec 19, 2020 6:45 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 105069
Views: 3423342

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

EverReady wrote: Sat Dec 19, 2020 1:28 pm Desperately required my arse. While you are eating tinned ravioli I'm going for a bite to eat with my good mate Jim and his three sisters
Is that your version of Palm and her five sisters?

Have you have had a horrific accident in the past?
by quarter2four
Sat Dec 19, 2020 6:21 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441290
Views: 16534479

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

No grey matter whatsoever employed in trying to shut out that game.
by quarter2four
Sat Dec 19, 2020 6:18 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441290
Views: 16534479

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

iarmhiman wrote: Sat Dec 19, 2020 6:17 pm Unlucky Ulster
Their own fault, had the ball in the opposition 22 with a minute to go.
by quarter2four
Sat Dec 19, 2020 6:14 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441290
Views: 16534479

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

danny_fitz wrote: Sat Dec 19, 2020 6:12 pm Pound shop Pierluigi Collina ref here
:lol:
by quarter2four
Fri Dec 18, 2020 1:54 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441290
Views: 16534479

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Mullet 2 wrote: Thu Dec 17, 2020 11:42 pm
irishrugbyua wrote: Thu Dec 17, 2020 8:55 pm No elite level sport allowed in NI from Stephens Day...?
Willie is going to love Ulster playing out of Clones
With the Kingspan sponsorship, surely Breffni park.
by quarter2four
Thu Dec 17, 2020 1:04 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: British pub chain Wetherspoons plans 50-60 pubs in Ireland
Replies: 375
Views: 13058

Re: British pub chain Wetherspoons plans 50-60 pubs in Ireland

I thought Brexit would make them change their minds and sod off . Well the students might like it. It's quantity not quality for very cheap prices Food is mediocre at best but the range of craft beers/real ales is very good at great prices. When in the UK wouldn't go for a night out but if was arou...
by quarter2four
Wed Dec 16, 2020 4:29 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441290
Views: 16534479

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Connaught were very good. Without the magic of Kolbe and a couple of mistakes that were severely punished would have been a well deserved victory. Are you referring to Toulouse player Cheslin Kolbe? :blush: In my pissed up state seemed to have melded the Ulster and Connaught games together :lol:
by quarter2four
Wed Dec 16, 2020 12:12 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441290
Views: 16534479

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Connaught were very good. Without the magic of Kolbe and a couple of mistakes that were severely punished would have been a well deserved victory.
by quarter2four
Wed Dec 16, 2020 12:02 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441290
Views: 16534479

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Interesting one https://www.the42.ie/connacht-collisions-andy-friend-5300764-Dec2020/ And people wonder why there are issues with concussions in the sport when we celebrate “winning collisions?” Its part of the game but from a PR standpoint rugby should at least start distancing itself away from wo...
by quarter2four
Mon Dec 14, 2020 5:26 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441290
Views: 16534479

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Depending on how the games fall we might be better playing a second string vs SA if we have the Scots already beaten. France at home could well beat the All Blacks and in any case either prospect is equally daunting. No doubt we will go out all gunsblazing vs SA and half the first team will end up ...
by quarter2four
Mon Dec 14, 2020 5:24 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441290
Views: 16534479

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Depending on how the games fall we might be better playing a second string vs SA if we have the Scots already beaten. France at home could well beat the All Blacks and in any case either prospect is equally daunting. No doubt we will go out all gunsblazing vs SA and half the first team will end up ...
by quarter2four
Mon Dec 14, 2020 4:16 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441290
Views: 16534479

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Depending on how the games fall we might be better playing a second string vs SA if we have the Scots already beaten. France at home could well beat the All Blacks and in any case either prospect is equally daunting. No doubt we will go out all gunsblazing vs SA and half the first team will end up i...
by quarter2four
Mon Dec 14, 2020 2:16 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441290
Views: 16534479

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

They are all pretty tough groups, even Group D has the potential for carnage if Japan and Argentina continue their current form. We need to start blooding some meathead forwards and soon to deal with the Saffers. We will never compete with them in those stakes, we should get the young lads in and g...
by quarter2four
Mon Dec 14, 2020 2:02 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441290
Views: 16534479

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

They are all pretty tough groups, even Group D has the potential for carnage if Japan and Argentina continue their current form. We need to start blooding some meathead forwards and soon to deal with the Saffers. We will never compete with them in those stakes, we should get the young lads in and g...
by quarter2four
Sat Dec 12, 2020 7:15 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441290
Views: 16534479

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Conspicuous wrote: Sat Dec 12, 2020 7:11 pm
Jumper wrote: Sat Dec 12, 2020 7:07 pm Great try.

Guys like Kearney, Byrne, and Ruddock are so good for Leinster at this level.
Yeah great at the “winning trophies “ level alright
:lol:
by quarter2four
Sat Dec 12, 2020 6:59 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441290
Views: 16534479

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Brian9848 wrote: Sat Dec 12, 2020 6:28 pm
quarter2four wrote: Sat Dec 12, 2020 5:44 pm Any links for todays games. Usual ones not working.
The one working for me.. https://www.viprow.me/montpellier-vs-le ... ine-stream

No buffering so far
Cheers, that's my usual one, got it working on a different laptop.
by quarter2four
Sat Dec 12, 2020 5:44 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441290
Views: 16534479

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Any links for todays games. Usual ones not working.
by quarter2four
Fri Dec 11, 2020 11:04 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441290
Views: 16534479

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Can someone explain the new format, was trying to look it up and got nowhere .
by quarter2four
Fri Dec 11, 2020 11:00 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441290
Views: 16534479

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

franch fan wrote: Fri Dec 11, 2020 10:56 pm
quarter2four wrote: Fri Dec 11, 2020 10:43 pm Ridiculous having an Irish TMO for an Irish team in Europe. Tendency will be to overcompensate and screw the Irish team.

:lol: :lol:
Simple psychology mon ami. We are an honorable people 8)
by quarter2four
Fri Dec 11, 2020 10:58 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441290
Views: 16534479

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

With the God bothering Kolbe would fit in well with the Ulster team.