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by Ted.
Mon Oct 26, 2020 11:48 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: It's official, Sweden declare themselves the Covid winners
Replies: 666
Views: 14266

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

https://time.com/5899432/sweden-coronovirus-disaster/ Stop, just look at the data than just picking an article that supports your position. Remember there is a massive drive to discredit Sweden as to accept what they have done means everyone else has been an idiot. I can do this too. This is a Swed...
by Ted.
Mon Oct 26, 2020 6:16 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 114122
Views: 5055994

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

Putin has just cut Trump adrift. Russian President Vladimir Putin said on Sunday that he saw nothing criminal in Hunter Biden’s past business ties with Ukraine or Russia https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-election-putin-idUSKBN27A0TA?fbclid=IwAR1hLk3-V1xltLp_O23XZYF7U8MImX6u4F7wkh44EobEIfNcRonA...
by Ted.
Sun Sep 27, 2020 12:32 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ Politics Thread
Replies: 33411
Views: 1223783

Re: NZ Politics Thread

None taken. I just don't understand why some disadvantages are prioritised over others. Do you know the history of physically disabled people being discriminated against? As I mentioned earlier they're prioritized too. Would you rather they're not as well (as ethnicities), even taking into account ...
by Ted.
Sun Sep 20, 2020 12:25 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27481
Views: 675966

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

The advice is to test if you have covid symptoms, not if you have a cold. Generally a cold will come with some mild covid symptoms in lots of children. It’s almost as if the common cold is a corona virus. Slaps head. :? Sometimes it is Bimbobot, sometimes. What causes a common cold that isn’t a Cor...
by Ted.
Sun Sep 20, 2020 8:08 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27481
Views: 675966

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

There's no option if the cold comes with fever or respiratory symptoms. We had what we were certain was a cold but it came with some extra symptoms for some of the children so had no choice but to get confirmation before sending them back to school. Exactly - all of the medical advice here is to im...
by Ted.
Sun Sep 20, 2020 7:54 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Where is Guy Smiley?
Replies: 28
Views: 1152

Re: Where is Guy Smiley?

mr bungle wrote: Sat Sep 19, 2020 8:51 am It’s Shanky’s Mate.
It's like conversing with the deaf, dumb and blind. :lol:
by Ted.
Sat Sep 19, 2020 10:02 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: American Cops behaving Badly (All inclusive thread)
Replies: 6551
Views: 301263

Re: American Cops behaving Badly (All inclusive thread)

Your behavior should be dictated by the society you live in. Your behaviour is a product f the society you live in. So it's societies fault that he pulled a gun out and filled the cops with lead.. You see, people need to start taking accountability for their behavior and stop pushing blame. It's so...
by Ted.
Fri Sep 11, 2020 8:58 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: American Cops behaving Badly (All inclusive thread)
Replies: 6551
Views: 301263

Re: American Cops behaving Badly (All inclusive thread)

AnkleTap wrote: Fri Sep 11, 2020 8:51 am
Ted. wrote: Fri Sep 11, 2020 8:46 am
And to be fair, EdF is a stranger sort of cove.
He might be, but having DT banned for racism twice is going to give edf ammo for ever more.
Like Ali C with his dual MVP awards. :lol:
That cost AC a pretty penny to swing that.

I wonder if the same thing has occurred in this instance?
by Ted.
Fri Sep 11, 2020 8:56 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: American Cops behaving Badly (All inclusive thread)
Replies: 6551
Views: 301263

Re: American Cops behaving Badly (All inclusive thread)

AnkleTap wrote: Fri Sep 11, 2020 8:48 am About a week ago. I am incapable so far of using the search function.
That's because the search function is not forum specific, like it used to be. It's apparent that some complete and utter fuckwit has trashed the forum. Given that he seems to be in charge these days, someone get Jake onto it.
by Ted.
Fri Sep 11, 2020 8:51 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: It's official, Sweden declare themselves the Covid winners
Replies: 666
Views: 14266

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

Kill off the old, frail, susceptible citizens and Darwin's Law will look after the rest. Glad we didn't have that attitude. That's not their plan at all though. The whole of Europe missed the issue with care homes and the elderly, all european countries, whatever their strategy and outcomes had thi...
by Ted.
Fri Sep 11, 2020 8:46 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: American Cops behaving Badly (All inclusive thread)
Replies: 6551
Views: 301263

Re: American Cops behaving Badly (All inclusive thread)

Guys- DT has copped a suspension. Zero tolerance for racism here. Just out of curiosity Jake, where did DeadTigers post anything of a racist nature. Was it somewhere on the previous pages because I can't see it o n the same page as your post announcing the ban? He has beef with Edf. Called him a ha...
by Ted.
Fri Sep 11, 2020 8:38 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: American Cops behaving Badly (All inclusive thread)
Replies: 6551
Views: 301263

Re: American Cops behaving Badly (All inclusive thread)

AnkleTap wrote: Wed Sep 09, 2020 8:27 am
Santa wrote: Wed Sep 09, 2020 8:10 am Another one just in.

https://mobile.twitter.com/heckyessica/ ... 4543538178
That is really not in the spirit of this thread.
You are more than a little odd. Slightly off, too. I guess it could be the stress of the times. Wanna chat about it?
by Ted.
Fri Sep 11, 2020 8:21 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: American Cops behaving Badly (All inclusive thread)
Replies: 6551
Views: 301263

Re: American Cops behaving Badly (All inclusive thread)

Chap having epsisode in Walmart - holding a baseball bat - gets wasted .......All it would have taken was another officer to come from from behind and tackle the dude - instead pew pew pew https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=RjQfDIFaYzM&feature=youtu.be Looks like they shot him first and then tased him...
by Ted.
Fri Sep 11, 2020 8:20 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: American Cops behaving Badly (All inclusive thread)
Replies: 6551
Views: 301263

Re: American Cops behaving Badly (All inclusive thread)

Jake wrote: Thu Sep 03, 2020 10:49 am Guys- DT has copped a suspension.

Zero tolerance for racism here.
Just out of curiosity Jake, where did DeadTigers post anything of a racist nature. Was it somewhere on the previous pages because I can't see it o n the same page as your post announcing the ban?
by Ted.
Mon Sep 07, 2020 12:01 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Novak Djokovic kicked out of US open
Replies: 78
Views: 2398

Re: Novak Djokovic kicked out of US open

Completely accidental and not done with any venom. Hopefully that silly bitch looks back and is ashamed of her over reaction. Wow.... stay classy You're right, that was badly worded and my apologies, but there is little doubt that her reaction is terrible and to exacerbates an already unfortunate i...
by Ted.
Wed Sep 02, 2020 5:12 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ Politics Thread
Replies: 33411
Views: 1223783

Re: NZ Politics Thread

Judith Collins yet again is either not aware of what the party is doing or is not in any control as to their style and operation leading up to the election. It begs the question whether this might be an ongoing problem for her, or is she experiencing early onset memory issues? Judith Collins 'didn't...
by Ted.
Wed Sep 02, 2020 2:43 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ Politics Thread
Replies: 33411
Views: 1223783

Re: NZ Politics Thread

May have been explained......but what's the guts with the Nat's no meal break in employment law? Just saw it as a headline.....didnt read the detail..... Sorry but instead of spending 30 seconds reading the article laid out in front of you ,you spent more time to log in here and ask a question, tha...
by Ted.
Sat Aug 29, 2020 3:40 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 114122
Views: 5055994

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

https://andrewsullivan.substack.com/p/the-trap-the-democrats-walked-right Why I think Trump will win If that's the case, why the voter suppression? Why is he afraid of voting via mail? He'll only win if he's successful in rigging the election. Jesus are people just as deluded this time as they were...
by Ted.
Thu Aug 27, 2020 2:41 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ Politics Thread
Replies: 33411
Views: 1223783

Re: NZ Politics Thread

Hallelujah!

At least the ignore function has been faithfully migrated. :thumbup:
by Ted.
Thu Aug 27, 2020 1:47 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ Politics Thread
Replies: 33411
Views: 1223783

Re: NZ Politics Thread

Booo Hisssss! This new layout is a extremely shitty.
by Ted.
Mon Aug 24, 2020 12:00 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ Politics Thread
Replies: 33411
Views: 1223783

Re: NZ Politics Thread

That is massive false equivalence - and if I have to explain why, you’re a bigger imbecile than I thought. And tax is a massive red herring as well. If you can’t or won’t debate the actual points without resorting to bullshit false equivalence then I’m not going to waste my time. Put him on ignore....
by Ted.
Sun Aug 23, 2020 12:15 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Top 10/15/20 World Rankings prediction for 10 years time.
Replies: 9
Views: 748

Re: Top 10/15/20 World Rankings prediction for 10 years time

2. South Africa If it wasn't for the politics I would have put South Africa at 1 as in my opinion they have the biggest best player/schooling/ coaching base. Not sure if serious :? 11. Fiji will be the best of the Polynesian teams Really......Will be news to the Fijians that they are Polynesian Oh,...
by Ted.
Sat Aug 22, 2020 11:55 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 114122
Views: 5055994

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

So Trump is now blaming the 'Deep State' or delaying a covid-19 vaccine until after the November election. You couldn't make this shit up. Trump accuses 'deep state' of delaying coronavirus vaccine until after US election August 23, 2020 — 2.49am Washington: US President Donald Trump on Saturday ac...
by Ted.
Sat Aug 22, 2020 5:49 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ Politics Thread
Replies: 33411
Views: 1223783

Re: NZ Politics Thread

You'd think after various govts have put things out for tender they would learn the cheapest option is not always the best after this many years of doing it. I disagree with Dark on almost everything...but that is the most sensible post on here. The issue however is that in practicality, for someon...
by Ted.
Fri Aug 21, 2020 5:09 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ Politics Thread
Replies: 33411
Views: 1223783

Re: NZ Politics Thread

Anyone see this comparison with Sweden's approach last night? https://www.newshub.co.nz/home/new-zealand/2020/08/jesse-mulligan-it-s-bollocks-to-say-new-zealand-should-adopt-sweden-s-covid-19-response.html Jesse Mulligan should heed his own advice. The annoying thing about the commentary on Sweden'...
by Ted.
Fri Aug 21, 2020 2:50 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ Politics Thread
Replies: 33411
Views: 1223783

Re: NZ Politics Thread

Still no idea of who or how the initial case happened despite the blanket testing. I’d say the odds are starting to trend now that somebody is telling porkies. Pleased the govt is getting more professional people in. Yes, and I have the suspicion that porkies are not limited to this particular inst...
by Ted.
Fri Aug 21, 2020 2:45 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ Politics Thread
Replies: 33411
Views: 1223783

Re: NZ Politics Thread

Anyone see this comparison with Sweden's approach last night? https://www.newshub.co.nz/home/new-zealand/2020/08/jesse-mulligan-it-s-bollocks-to-say-new-zealand-should-adopt-sweden-s-covid-19-response.html There's a much more in-depth take on it here: https://www.stuff.co.nz/national/health/coronav...
by Ted.
Fri Aug 21, 2020 2:41 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ Politics Thread
Replies: 33411
Views: 1223783

Re: NZ Politics Thread

Just following the social media trends I saw a lot of natural National supporters return to the fold when Muller took over. Bridges had literally driven away some of the dyed in the wool, true blue voters. He was that bad. Whilst everyone was disappointed in Mullers dismally short reign I think tho...
by Ted.
Wed Aug 19, 2020 2:51 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 114122
Views: 5055994

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

I’ll give you an anecdote. A State GOP operator/kingmaker told me once that to even be considered for a party ticket run, you had to have $1m already lined up. Think about that. The system is rotten. You have to ‘buy’ the entry ticket and even then, the apparatus decided whether you can run. Is it ...
by Ted.
Wed Aug 19, 2020 2:42 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Don't know if RR but can't be bothered to check.
Replies: 52
Views: 1440

Re: Don't know if RR but can't be bothered to check.

Denmark, Canada and Iceland in equal place.
by Ted.
Wed Aug 19, 2020 2:34 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ Politics Thread
Replies: 33411
Views: 1223783

Re: NZ Politics Thread

Over 500 defence force personnel will be deployed to the facilities and at the border. This amounts to a total of 1200 personnel. This will reduce the need for private security guards. They intend to stop using these private contractors in risky areas - entry and exit points, for example. They will...
by Ted.
Wed Aug 19, 2020 2:23 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ Politics Thread
Replies: 33411
Views: 1223783

Re: NZ Politics Thread

Seriously wtf ?Paddy Gower and other reporters doing crosses to camera with masks on !!! fudge off you virtue signalling cvntwaffles it ant spread through the telly . The camera person is socially distant . Tbf the mask is an improvement for Paddy Gower. :lol: :lol: :lol: Essential PPE for the view...
by Ted.
Wed Aug 19, 2020 2:22 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ Politics Thread
Replies: 33411
Views: 1223783

Re: NZ Politics Thread

Well you certainly made much hay of it at the time , in fact you constantly reminded us of your position. Has your past suddenly turned toxic ? :lol: Toxic? No. In fact, I've left every job on good terms. You should try that. "Constantly reminded us" is a load of shit, especially when I was there, ...
by Ted.
Mon Aug 17, 2020 12:53 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Roof Came Off
Replies: 13
Views: 1152

Re: The Roof Came Off

Shit, hope your neighbours are OK mate. Mandurah? Yes, all very exciting. A lesson on not how to build houses. My neighbourhood went for the 'Cape Cod' look. Pastel shades and steep gables. Despite there being no snow. The far side of the steep gables cause a low pressure zone in the prevailing 100...
by Ted.
Wed Aug 12, 2020 12:08 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ Politics Thread
Replies: 33411
Views: 1223783

Re: NZ Politics Thread

Hareaway wrote:Anyway ....any rumours on Super Rugby games ? ..ima guessing they both toast .
Apparently NZRU are saying Saturday's game is safe, while Sundays is looking shaky. So hopefully the main event goes ahead.

Oh and, what do NZRU know that we mere mortals don't? ;)
by Ted.
Wed Aug 12, 2020 12:06 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ Politics Thread
Replies: 33411
Views: 1223783

Re: NZ Politics Thread

Hareaway wrote:Sorry I’m not buying that the PM lied about when she found out ,
I have it on good authority that Gerry Brownlee kicked that one off. Politics and social media can be nasty bedfellows.
by Ted.
Wed Aug 12, 2020 9:57 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ Politics Thread
Replies: 33411
Views: 1223783

Re: NZ Politics Thread

He (Bloomfield) also said four further probable cases had now been identified, three adults and one teenager. Two of them are colleagues and the other two live at a house where one of the confirmed cases stayed. It never ceases to astound me how fricken contagious this thing is. Literally like wild...
by Ted.
Wed Aug 12, 2020 9:53 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ Politics Thread
Replies: 33411
Views: 1223783

Re: NZ Politics Thread

Does anyone know what quarantine measures are taken for airport workers, or anyone that has contact with the arrivals at the border? I know they get tested regularly and there will be an appropriate roster system, but I’m assuming they aren’t quarantined and go back to their respective homes/famili...
by Ted.
Wed Aug 12, 2020 9:14 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ Politics Thread
Replies: 33411
Views: 1223783

Re: NZ Politics Thread

Does anyone know what quarantine measures are taken for airport workers, or anyone that has contact with the arrivals at the border? I know they get tested regularly and there will be an appropriate roster system, but I’m assuming they aren’t quarantined and go back to their respective homes/famili...