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by Short Man Syndrome
Tue Apr 20, 2021 11:45 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Derek Chauvin trial
Replies: 487
Views: 14832

Re: The Derek Chauvin trial

Let's just hope that this brings an end to this sad, tragic episode - and that some good comes of it, somehow. Maybe cops will treat human life with a little more care in future. the trials for the other officers are not so straight forward Well, let's just hope that some semblance of justice is se...
by Short Man Syndrome
Tue Apr 20, 2021 11:33 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Derek Chauvin trial
Replies: 487
Views: 14832

Re: The Derek Chauvin trial

Let's just hope that this brings an end to this sad, tragic episode - and that some good comes of it, somehow. Maybe cops will treat human life with a little more care in future.
by Short Man Syndrome
Tue Apr 20, 2021 4:29 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: 2021 MLR "Yes, we're having a" Season Thread
Replies: 103
Views: 3130

Re: 2021 MLR "Yes, we're having a" Season Thread

I'm enjoying your reports from the front line SMS Hoping to catch a Free Jacks game when they open it up to spectators, which appears to be in June. Don't have cable but the website suggests the games are on NESN which is great (that's the network that carries the Sox and Bruins) Just seen this - c...
by Short Man Syndrome
Tue Apr 20, 2021 3:29 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wales to Grandslam the SH teams this Autumn*
Replies: 20
Views: 670

Re: Wales to Grandslam the SH teams this Autumn*

Wales's record against the Southern Hemisphere 'Big Three' as Six Nations Champions: 2005: 1/3 2008: 1/5 2012: 0/5 (not even including home defeats to Argentina and Samoa) 2013: 0/2 2019: 1/3 Overall: 3/18 We play the long game. You have to remember that we beat NZ three out of the first four times...
by Short Man Syndrome
Tue Apr 20, 2021 1:10 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: U.S. politics thread and Joe Biden-the Ronan O'Gara of U.S. Presidents
Replies: 1966
Views: 59612

Re: U.S. politics thread and Joe Biden-the Ronan O'Gara of U.S. Presidents

Flyin Ryan wrote: Tue Apr 20, 2021 1:02 pm
BokJock wrote: Tue Apr 20, 2021 6:16 amTucker Carlson is a white supremacist.
Congratulations. You're just as intelligent as Mick Mannock is. I'll never treat anything you say with a modicum of seriousness ever again.
There’s plenty to support the view that Tucker is a white inferior. Google is your friend.
by Short Man Syndrome
Tue Apr 20, 2021 2:19 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wales to Grandslam the SH teams this Autumn*
Replies: 20
Views: 670

Re: Wales to Grandslam the SH teams this Autumn*

There's literally NO WAY these softcock southern hemisphere teams can stand a chance against the full might of the European champs. It'll be a bloodbath.

:thumbup:
by Short Man Syndrome
Tue Apr 20, 2021 1:16 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: China vs Taiwan Official Match thread
Replies: 363
Views: 6671

Re: China vs Taiwan Official Match thread

I don't hate the Chinese at all! They have all seemed very lovely... well, the ones I've met and spoken with, anyway.

You, however, are a loon - and a Jack at that.
by Short Man Syndrome
Tue Apr 20, 2021 12:51 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: China vs Taiwan Official Match thread
Replies: 363
Views: 6671

Re: China vs Taiwan Official Match thread

LEAVE CHINA ALONE!

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by Short Man Syndrome
Mon Apr 19, 2021 7:13 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: U.S. politics thread and Joe Biden-the Ronan O'Gara of U.S. Presidents
Replies: 1966
Views: 59612

Re: U.S. politics thread and Joe Biden-the Ronan O'Gara of U.S. Presidents

Really? No love for ‘MyTirades’ as an alternative monicker for MightyReds?

I thought it was quite good.
by Short Man Syndrome
Mon Apr 19, 2021 5:08 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Welsh Farmer has best life: I’ve had the same supper for 10 years
Replies: 73
Views: 2147

Re: Welsh Farmer has best life: I’ve had the same supper for 10 years

Guranteed he is 10x happier than most people, lucky bastard.

There is something heart-warmingly beautiful about the notion of bringing out the jam for visitors. Simple, pure and quite wonderful.
by Short Man Syndrome
Mon Apr 19, 2021 4:46 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Chicago cop shoots 13 year old with hands up
Replies: 130
Views: 4638

Re: Chicago cop shoots 13 year old with hands up

Popular theory has it that coloured people have been hard done by in the West, I'm not going to go into the merits of this argument (that will open a whole new can of worms). I think anyone who posts anything quite as stupid and obnoxiously ignorant as this is just asking to be torn to pieces. Stic...
by Short Man Syndrome
Mon Apr 19, 2021 3:31 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Chicago cop shoots 13 year old with hands up
Replies: 130
Views: 4638

Re: Chicago cop shoots 13 year old with hands up

LandOTurk wrote: Mon Apr 19, 2021 3:09 pm Just came across this utter nonsense.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Earl_Sampson
Yeah, that all sounds about right, to be honest.

'Murica.
by Short Man Syndrome
Mon Apr 19, 2021 3:27 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: 2021 MLR "Yes, we're having a" Season Thread
Replies: 103
Views: 3130

Re: 2021 MLR "Yes, we're having a" Season Thread

I particularly liked the question from one bint: "What is champagne rugby?" "It's when everyone plays like they are drunk, love..." The stadium announcer for the AGs seems a very honest and forthright sort - he actually just admits when he has no idea what just happened or why a ref decision was mad...
by Short Man Syndrome
Mon Apr 19, 2021 1:19 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37747
Views: 1075889

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

By shooting yourself in the foot? Happy to help. :thumbup:
by Short Man Syndrome
Mon Apr 19, 2021 1:10 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37747
Views: 1075889

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Haven’t really had lock down in Texas. Want to try again?
by Short Man Syndrome
Mon Apr 19, 2021 12:57 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37747
Views: 1075889

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Tell us all about being being blunt, stupid, political tools pls Bimbo.
by Short Man Syndrome
Sun Apr 18, 2021 11:16 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Chicago cop shoots 13 year old with hands up
Replies: 130
Views: 4638

Re: Chicago cop shoots 13 year old with hands up

Unbelievably, it wasn’t even the stupidest, most risible comment you made on this page, genius.
by Short Man Syndrome
Sun Apr 18, 2021 11:11 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: 2021 MLR "Yes, we're having a" Season Thread
Replies: 103
Views: 3130

Re: 2021 MLR "Yes, we're having a" Season Thread

Very happy with a dramatic Austin win yesterday - thought we’d blown it at the end so to have the nerve to work back up the field and win/slot the penalty was amazing. Waiting to see if Isaac Ross is OK, poor guy only just got here, bossed the lineouts and scored a try but then shagged his ankle (I ...
by Short Man Syndrome
Sun Apr 18, 2021 10:05 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Chicago cop shoots 13 year old with hands up
Replies: 130
Views: 4638

Re: Chicago cop shoots 13 year old with hands up

somer wrote: Sun Apr 18, 2021 9:52 pm While people bemoan black deaths by cops, they're ignoring the glaring explanation for it and it has nothing to do with the cops.
Black deaths by cops have nothing to do with cops?

You’re a special kind of dribbling, Neckbeard nazi apologist, ain’t ya?
by Short Man Syndrome
Sun Apr 18, 2021 6:46 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: US shopping mall shooting #11123944231
Replies: 129
Views: 5207

Re: US shopping mall shooting #11123944231

Someone has just decided to shoot up north Austin. 3 confirmed dead... probably won’t even make the news.

Happy Sunday, y’all.

Edit: my bad, cnn are carrying it.
by Short Man Syndrome
Sun Apr 18, 2021 2:04 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Chicago cop shoots 13 year old with hands up
Replies: 130
Views: 4638

Re: Chicago cop shoots 13 year old with hands up

It's left wingers. It's always left wingers. Eg. A poster on here tried telling us last year that his black friends lived their daily lives fearful that they'd be shot by the police. Now anyone with any sense of what's going on would know that this would be completely irrational, and basically f**k...
by Short Man Syndrome
Sun Apr 18, 2021 1:08 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Chicago cop shoots 13 year old with hands up
Replies: 130
Views: 4638

Re: Chicago cop shoots 13 year old with hands up

Fatcat’s whole shtick appears to be based around the fact that black people should count themselves lucky that he’s not the cop pulling them over, he’d REALLY give them something to be scared about.
by Short Man Syndrome
Sat Apr 17, 2021 11:20 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: U.S. politics thread and Joe Biden-the Ronan O'Gara of U.S. Presidents
Replies: 1966
Views: 59612

Re: U.S. politics thread and Joe Biden-the Ronan O'Gara of U.S. Presidents

Yeah, it was the Faux News lawyers who argued that their reporting was for entertainment purposes and wasn’t to be taken seriously. Only Jon Stewart has done more to destroy the last vestiges of Faux’ credibility.
by Short Man Syndrome
Sat Apr 17, 2021 4:02 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Women's Rugby thread
Replies: 1523
Views: 137167

Re: Women's Rugby thread

eldanielfire wrote: Sat Apr 17, 2021 3:58 pm
Short Man Syndrome wrote: Sat Apr 17, 2021 3:56 pm Stop it, France! They’re already dead!
I was just thinking of posting this very meme. I thought it cruel as it's amateurs vs Professionals.
The Irish girls showed up well, all things considered. But what a performance from les filles.
by Short Man Syndrome
Sat Apr 17, 2021 4:00 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Women's Rugby thread
Replies: 1523
Views: 137167

Re: Women's Rugby thread

Short Man Syndrome wrote: Sat Apr 17, 2021 3:56 pm Stop it, France! They’re already dead!
Edit: NO-ONE scores 50 unanswered points past THIS Irish side!
by Short Man Syndrome
Sat Apr 17, 2021 3:56 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Women's Rugby thread
Replies: 1523
Views: 137167

Re: Women's Rugby thread

Stop it, France! They’re already dead!
by Short Man Syndrome
Sat Apr 17, 2021 4:35 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Playing in first rugby match since November 2019 Saturday
Replies: 11
Views: 586

Re: Playing in first rugby match since November 2019 Saturday

Congrats! I wish I was a multi-millionaire so I could afford the healthcare that I would need to recover after playing rugby again in the states.
by Short Man Syndrome
Fri Apr 16, 2021 9:50 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Chicago cop shoots 13 year old with hands up
Replies: 130
Views: 4638

Re: Chicago cop shoots 13 year old with hands up

This is pretty chilling, about 11 mins in...

https://youtu.be/Wf4cea5oObY
by Short Man Syndrome
Fri Apr 16, 2021 4:44 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Welsh Rugby Thread
Replies: 25407
Views: 1242711

Re: The Official Welsh Rugby Thread

John Dawes passes away https://www.walesonline.co.uk/sport/rugby/rugby-news/wales-rugby-legend-john-dawes-20402587?fbclid=IwAR07dZLHfbV3NldcQz-Ny4vqtMQyVaHVHEQq835KEBAmqZzHh62mNZQGTXg He held the proud record of never having lost to England as either player or coach. What a guy! JPR holds the same ...
by Short Man Syndrome
Fri Apr 16, 2021 1:27 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: U.S. politics thread and Joe Biden-the Ronan O'Gara of U.S. Presidents
Replies: 1966
Views: 59612

Re: U.S. politics thread and Joe Biden-the Ronan O'Gara of U.S. Presidents

Wow, it's really sticking in some folks' craw that the worst president in history failed so catastrophically, isn't it?
by Short Man Syndrome
Fri Apr 16, 2021 12:56 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: China vs Taiwan Official Match thread
Replies: 363
Views: 6671

Re: China vs Taiwan Official Match thread

Orwell must be kicking himself that he didn't think of 'Vocational Education and Training Centers ' first.
by Short Man Syndrome
Thu Apr 15, 2021 8:53 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Culture Wars Mega Thread
Replies: 2674
Views: 142352

Re: The Culture Wars Mega Thread

Having pissed off a few in my time, I can assure you that terrible lizards and volcanos were all images that sprung to mind at different points.
by Short Man Syndrome
Thu Apr 15, 2021 8:22 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: China vs Taiwan Official Match thread
Replies: 363
Views: 6671

Re: China vs Taiwan Official Match thread

He's only been back 5 minutes and he's melting down already.

The Balham Hammer is back!
by Short Man Syndrome
Thu Apr 15, 2021 8:19 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Culture Wars Mega Thread
Replies: 2674
Views: 142352

Re: The Culture Wars Mega Thread

Harveys wrote: Thu Apr 15, 2021 7:48 pm One would then have to assume “God” the creator is a Male then, no girl is creating dinosaurs and volcanos then wiping them out by throwing a big rock at them.
You're not very experienced with the ladies, are you.
by Short Man Syndrome
Thu Apr 15, 2021 6:32 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Captaining your country
Replies: 7
Views: 411

Re: Captaining your country

Well, I'm either thinking of something from NPR, having another Dougal 'Dreams/reality' moment, or my meds are wearing off...
by Short Man Syndrome
Thu Apr 15, 2021 4:54 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Captaining your country
Replies: 7
Views: 411

Re: Captaining your country

I think I remember a poster on here saying that they had captained Scotland at youth or U20s or something like that. That is pretty awesome, to get the armband at an international level - any international level. Can’t say that it has ever been likely to drop into my inbox. I was once made captain ...
by Short Man Syndrome
Thu Apr 15, 2021 4:51 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Culture Wars Mega Thread
Replies: 2674
Views: 142352

Re: The Culture Wars Mega Thread

"Haemoglobin? Yeah.. that just happened. 'poof!' Quite lucky, really."
by Short Man Syndrome
Thu Apr 15, 2021 4:30 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Captaining your country
Replies: 7
Views: 411

Re: Captaining your country

I think I remember a poster on here saying that they had captained Scotland at youth or U20s or something like that. That is pretty awesome, to get the armband at an international level - any international level. Can’t say that it has ever been likely to drop into my inbox. I was once made captain o...
by Short Man Syndrome
Thu Apr 15, 2021 4:15 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Culture Wars Mega Thread
Replies: 2674
Views: 142352

Re: The Culture Wars Mega Thread

I dunno dude... the scientific explanations are pretty ludicrous, too.

“There was nothing... which promptly exploded.”

“There was a rock, right? This was slightly wet and made a single cell. This single cell split and made everything.”