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by Gynormus
Mon Aug 23, 2021 9:15 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ soccer team's nickname may be racist
Replies: 81
Views: 3285

Re: NZ soccer team's nickname may be racist

https://www.theguardian.com/football/2021/aug/23/new-zealand-football-diversity-review-could-bring-end-to-all-whites-nickname We have reached peak sensitivity. :lol: When will you get rid of the name All Blacks? Gee whiz, you really bring the thinking, don't you. Precious is strong in you wee man!
by Gynormus
Mon Aug 23, 2021 8:53 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ soccer team's nickname may be racist
Replies: 81
Views: 3285

Re: NZ soccer team's nickname may be racist

True Blue wrote: Mon Aug 23, 2021 3:15 pm https://www.theguardian.com/football/20 ... s-nickname

We have reached peak sensitivity. :lol:
When will you get rid of the name
All Blacks?
by Gynormus
Sun Aug 08, 2021 11:55 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Jeff's All New and Frustrated Lions Ratings v SA (Test 3)
Replies: 87
Views: 6511

Re: Jeff's All New and Frustrated Lions Ratings v SA (Test 3)

Williams was 2/10 A shocking performance ultimately costing 14 points in a 3 point game There's no way you can pin not tackling Kolbe on him. The best winger on the planet (maybe even the best player) going full tilt, while the fullback is also going full tilt in a screening run. The fact he got a ...
by Gynormus
Sun Aug 08, 2021 11:47 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Jeff's All New and Frustrated Lions Ratings v SA (Test 3)
Replies: 87
Views: 6511

Re: Jeff's All New and Frustrated Lions Ratings v SA (Test 3)

I felt sorry for (and was bemused as) Wyn Jones. Giving away a penalty when your opponent is nearly at a 90 degree angle sucks. 6/10 is probably right on results but I think he was screwed over. Have to agree as the overhead shot showed time Y again a SA scrum rarely in a straight line as with the ...
by Gynormus
Fri Aug 06, 2021 10:48 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official 2020 Olympics Thread (being held in 2021)
Replies: 3099
Views: 78436

Re: Official 2020 Olympics Thread (being held in 2021)

:lol: what a snowflake I agree re the knee shite. Itoje did it yesterday & in SA what a fecking bellend he is You, you are the snowflake. Really then so r the SA team & all others that stand proud. Get a lemsip next time. Pile of crap, British sport contains twats Someone has a different opinion to...
by Gynormus
Tue Jul 27, 2021 10:08 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official 2020 Olympics Thread (being held in 2021)
Replies: 3099
Views: 78436

Re: Official 2020 Olympics Thread (being held in 2021)

Where: Tokyo, Japan https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/b/b2/Skyscrapers_of_Shinjuku_2009_January.jpg/258px-Skyscrapers_of_Shinjuku_2009_January.jpg https://www.traveller.com.au/content/dam/images/h/1/l/q/4/7/image.related.articleLeadwide.620x349.h1lovi.png/1581901083316.jpg When (...
by Gynormus
Sun Jul 25, 2021 9:19 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official 2020 Olympics Thread (being held in 2021)
Replies: 3099
Views: 78436

Re: Official 2020 Olympics Thread (being held in 2021)

Where: Tokyo, Japan https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/b/b2/Skyscrapers_of_Shinjuku_2009_January.jpg/258px-Skyscrapers_of_Shinjuku_2009_January.jpg https://www.traveller.com.au/content/dam/images/h/1/l/q/4/7/image.related.articleLeadwide.620x349.h1lovi.png/1581901083316.jpg When (...
by Gynormus
Sun Jul 25, 2021 3:09 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official 2020 Olympics Thread (being held in 2021)
Replies: 3099
Views: 78436

Re: Official 2020 Olympics Thread (being held in 2021)

Where: Tokyo, Japan https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/b/b2/Skyscrapers_of_Shinjuku_2009_January.jpg/258px-Skyscrapers_of_Shinjuku_2009_January.jpg https://www.traveller.com.au/content/dam/images/h/1/l/q/4/7/image.related.articleLeadwide.620x349.h1lovi.png/1581901083316.jpg When (...
by Gynormus
Sat Jul 24, 2021 12:13 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official 2020 Olympics Thread (being held in 2021)
Replies: 3099
Views: 78436

Re: Official 2020 Olympics Thread (being held in 2021)

Where: Tokyo, Japan https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/thumb/b/b2/Skyscrapers_of_Shinjuku_2009_January.jpg/258px-Skyscrapers_of_Shinjuku_2009_January.jpg https://www.traveller.com.au/content/dam/images/h/1/l/q/4/7/image.related.articleLeadwide.620x349.h1lovi.png/1581901083316.jpg When (...
by Gynormus
Fri Jul 23, 2021 7:45 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Congrats England
Replies: 102
Views: 4402

Re: Congrats England

Watching BBC news here looks like you’ve already beaten Italy fair play Well theres a post completely not beneath you! Its called patriotism which in any country with a sporting chance of a tournament or sporting excelling they'll back there athlete or team . So you decide to deride it. I guess whe...
by Gynormus
Fri Jul 23, 2021 7:35 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Franno tells it as it is- The Official Neil Francis thread
Replies: 1469
Views: 129757

Re: Franno tells it as it is- The Official Neil Francis thread

Yer Man wrote: Wed Dec 09, 2020 2:56 pm
Fruit and Nutt wrote: Wed Dec 09, 2020 2:48 pm In RL, there is little demarcation between the positions. A player like Henry Paul played stand-off, hooker and loose-forward in RL, often in the same match.
So did Keith Wood.
So have I
by Gynormus
Fri Jul 23, 2021 7:31 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Franno tells it as it is- The Official Neil Francis thread
Replies: 1469
Views: 129757

Re: Franno tells it as it is- The Official Neil Francis thre

Franno on the Luke Fitz podcast had some choice words for Jamie Joseph. What'd he say Basically said he wasn't the sharpest tool in the shed (Franno has met the man so you know he's on the up and up about this) and it's a bad sign Ireland looked outsmarted by one of his teams. Arrived late to the p...
by Gynormus
Fri Jul 23, 2021 12:53 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Entertaining Pics Thread (definitely with NSFW content)
Replies: 58533
Views: 7663390

Re: The Entertaining Pics Thread (definitely with NSFW content)

Sculpted by Ho Lee Fuk ? :lol: Sensible Steven will be along soon to say that you're not funny. I believe it’s Steven with a ph though. https://i.imgur.com/a9EHYjQ_d.webp?maxwidth=640&shape=thumb&fidelity=medium Imagine the issues with non_irish in Ireland dealing with Gaelige names https://www.you...
by Gynormus
Sun Jul 11, 2021 12:20 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Congrats England
Replies: 102
Views: 4402

Re: Congrats England

Watching BBC news here looks like you’ve already beaten Italy fair play Well theres a post completely not beneath you! Its called patriotism which in any country with a sporting chance of a tournament or sporting excelling they'll back there athlete or team . So you decide to deride it. I guess whe...
by Gynormus
Sat Jul 10, 2021 11:49 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Congrats England
Replies: 102
Views: 4402

Re: Congrats England

Watching BBC news here looks like you’ve already beaten Italy fair play You've got all day today and most of tomorrow to get your fill Duff. Enjoy :lol: :lol: :lol: https://i2-prod.walesonline.co.uk/incoming/article21018478.ece/ALTERNATES/s810/2_Lewis-Holden-tattoo.jpg I do remember several idiots ...
by Gynormus
Sat Jul 10, 2021 11:45 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 453326
Views: 18510026

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

This is embarrassing. Why? Japan have shown they can play at the highest level. If Ireland getting turnover its due to better pressure by Japan who are faster in thought & getting the offload away. More for myself I suppose, I watched NZ thump Tonga with a couple of Kiwis, took a bet from one them ...
by Gynormus
Sat Jul 03, 2021 1:30 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 453326
Views: 18510026

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

eweeg wrote: Sat Jul 03, 2021 1:18 pm Any good links?
https://fbstream.me/stream/rugby
by Gynormus
Sat Jul 03, 2021 1:25 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 453326
Views: 18510026

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

danny_fitz wrote: Sat Jul 03, 2021 1:24 pm Any decent feeds?
https://fbstream.me/stream/rugby
by Gynormus
Sat Jul 03, 2021 1:23 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 453326
Views: 18510026

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Zico wrote: Sat Jul 03, 2021 1:21 pm This is embarrassing.
Why? Japan have shown they can play at the highest level. If Ireland getting turnover its due to better pressure by Japan who are faster in thought & getting the offload away.
by Gynormus
Sat Jul 03, 2021 1:18 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 453326
Views: 18510026

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Gynormus wrote: Sat Jul 03, 2021 1:15 pm 1. Why r C4 sticking with Nollie?
2. Irleland look patchy
3. Farrell picking 2 giants at centre who can barely offload?
4. Why has the top tier not been used for fans?
Sorry meant the middle tier
by Gynormus
Sat Jul 03, 2021 1:15 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 453326
Views: 18510026

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

1. Why r C4 sticking with Nollie?
2. Irleland look patchy
3. Farrell picking 2 giants at centre who can barely offload?
4. Why has the top tier not been used for fans?
by Gynormus
Fri Jun 11, 2021 8:19 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rik Mayall
Replies: 30
Views: 3689

Re: Rik Mayall

Dobbin wrote: Sun Dec 21, 2014 1:59 am strange to have a tribute programme with no input from edmondson
Maybe he i stuck on the roof of his Notting Hill pad?
Have to agree thats odd ur post
by Gynormus
Thu Jun 10, 2021 4:03 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Ireland a 'pariah nation of thieves'
Replies: 42
Views: 1816

Re: Ireland a 'pariah nation of thieves'

We'll stay at 12.5% and the US will top it up on their side None of the big Techs are paying 12.5%. :lol: How will or why would USA 'Top It Up On Their Side'? Clearly no idea of how this corp tax angle works & clearly further monies viz Caribbean territories. If the tax agreement proposed at the G7...
by Gynormus
Thu Jun 10, 2021 4:01 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Brewdog
Replies: 47
Views: 2569

Re: Brewdog

Their beers are very much style over substance and always have been. Another company that seems to think the alcohol content is more important than the taste of the brew I have still to taste a decent beer from BrewDog. Plants beers are rather decent & like Camden Beer are getting their product out...
by Gynormus
Thu Jun 10, 2021 3:18 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Brewdog
Replies: 47
Views: 2569

Re: Brewdog

Their beers are very much style over substance and always have been. Another company that seems to think the alcohol content is more important than the taste of the brew I have still to taste a decent beer from BrewDog. Plants beers are rather decent & like Camden Beer are getting their product out...
by Gynormus
Thu Jun 10, 2021 3:02 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Ireland a 'pariah nation of thieves'
Replies: 42
Views: 1816

Re: Ireland a 'pariah nation of thieves'

bimboman wrote: Thu Jun 10, 2021 2:58 pm
iarmhiman wrote: Thu Jun 10, 2021 1:07 pm We'll stay at 12.5% and the US will top it up on their side


None of the big Techs are paying 12.5%. :lol:
How will or why would USA 'Top It Up On Their Side'? Clearly no idea of how this corp tax angle works & clearly further monies viz Caribbean territories.
by Gynormus
Thu Jun 10, 2021 3:00 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Ireland a 'pariah nation of thieves'
Replies: 42
Views: 1816

Re: Ireland a 'pariah nation of thieves'

bimboman wrote: Thu Jun 10, 2021 2:58 pm
iarmhiman wrote: Thu Jun 10, 2021 1:07 pm We'll stay at 12.5% and the US will top it up on their side


None of the big Techs are paying 12.5%. :lol:
Or the Pharma. Consider the multiple billions in FX, money Markets etc they engage in daily within the IFSC?
by Gynormus
Thu Jun 10, 2021 2:59 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Ireland a 'pariah nation of thieves'
Replies: 42
Views: 1816

Re: Ireland a 'pariah nation of thieves'

Duff Paddy wrote: Thu Jun 10, 2021 12:53 pm 15% is never gonna happen, it is being torpedoed in the state because it’s a frankly stupid idea. Have a word with Rishi will ya.
The majority are not even paying 10%. Varadkars court case in Europe to defend Apple etc is just a joke 'They pay enough'?

Some €240bn in missed tax probably more
by Gynormus
Thu Jun 10, 2021 2:55 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Brewdog
Replies: 47
Views: 2569

Re: Brewdog

Their beers are very much style over substance and always have been. Another company that seems to think the alcohol content is more important than the taste of the brew I have still to taste a decent beer from BrewDog. Plants beers are rather decent & like Camden Beer are getting their product out...
by Gynormus
Thu Jun 10, 2021 2:13 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Brewdog
Replies: 47
Views: 2569

Re: Brewdog

SaintK wrote: Thu Jun 10, 2021 1:17 pm
danny_fitz wrote: Thu Jun 10, 2021 11:05 am Camden Town beer got all sorts of shit from James Watt of Brewdog for 'selling out' to a AB InBev for £85 million in 2015. I thought fair play to Jasper Cuppaidge who found the company.
As did Logan Plant when he sold 40% of Beavertown to Heineken!
Bloody well done to him & his team.
by Gynormus
Wed Jun 09, 2021 10:11 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 116352
Views: 4536332

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

If they collected over € 1bn in other jurisdictions, it seems to me that it wasn't only the Irish regulator that was remiss. We Irish do have a thing with property though, it reminds me somewhat of the Bulgarian property scam of the early noughties, where there were three prices for the property, t...
by Gynormus
Sat Jun 05, 2021 2:55 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Glasgow v Leinster
Replies: 65
Views: 2445

Re: Glasgow v Leinster

Murphys officiating was officous! Inconsisten & in comparison of the Con v Osp so many inconsistencies. ALso Glaws seeing 20 players leave? Could be their last game to win for a while too. How Murphy did not take Hastings aside as he was a narky niggling SOB all game who added fuel to some firey con...
by Gynormus
Thu May 27, 2021 9:18 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: BBC 4 - Road To Partition
Replies: 0
Views: 1138

BBC 4 - Road To Partition

To review the 100yrs since the Irish/Northern Irish Boarder
Very good programme. Forgot about The Marchionesses of Derry so there is a bit on the opposing use of the womens vote & political players
by Gynormus
Wed May 26, 2021 12:20 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Irelands small Springbok - CJ Stander
Replies: 291
Views: 28550

Re: Irelands small Springbok - CJ Stander

He'll do what all SA players do is use Seychelles as a Tax Domicile as a Players whereby he'll pay himself & claim lifes expenses tax free. If he picks up a playing contract it will augment his savings & Irish tax rebate.
by Gynormus
Mon May 24, 2021 6:51 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: My Brother plays a bit
Replies: 35
Views: 1692

Re: My Brother plays a bit

Part 2 of a two part series following on from my dad played a bit. All internationals 1 David Milne 2 Kenny Milne 3 Iain Milne 4 Gordon Brown 5 Peter Brown 6 Jim Calder (Twin) 7 Finlay Calder (Twin) 8 Sam Simmonds 9 Ben Youngs 10 Joes Simmonds 11 Rory Underwood 12 Scott Hastings 13 Tom Youngs (tenu...
by Gynormus
Tue May 18, 2021 3:09 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Top Gear or Wheeler Dealers
Replies: 45
Views: 3301

Re: Top Gear or Wheeler Dealers

There are literally dozens, if not hundreds, of YouTube channels that are far better than any of the broadcast options discussed in the OP This. Oh, and Fifth Gear needs a mention on this fred, partly so I can post a picture of Vicki Butler-Henderson stroking a knob: https://pbs.twimg.com/media/D9h...
by Gynormus
Tue May 18, 2021 12:58 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Mike Brown, long ban incoming
Replies: 86
Views: 8572

Re: Mike Brown, long ban incoming

Deserved 6 weeks. Sad for this end of 16 years at Quims but he is lucky its not 12 IMHO. As I said he missed Talorys eye luckily. I never thought his actions were to miss a stamp , but to execute such an action. Idiot & good luck at Newcastle who I feel are a team building.
by Gynormus
Tue May 18, 2021 12:32 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Return of Premiership Rugby with added FANS!
Replies: 0
Views: 1062

Return of Premiership Rugby with added FANS!

Anybody watching this evening. 2 cracking games. Felt the added fans noise made the refs make a number of bad decisions & show their weakness over the last couple of months. Great to hear & jealous of those attending. Made rugby a step to normality. On a personal note can't wait to be at RFU for the...
by Gynormus
Tue May 18, 2021 12:23 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Womens Sports & MTF Transgenders
Replies: 26
Views: 1280

Re: Womens Sports & MTF Transgenders

Another thread for bigots to call transgender women "geezers" and to make jokes about other posters having sex with them? Mods can we put all this transphobic spite together into one thread? Christ you are a precious creature. Do you live in a precious part of kiwi land or in a population of bogans...
by Gynormus
Tue May 18, 2021 12:21 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Womens Sports & MTF Transgenders
Replies: 26
Views: 1280

Re: Womens Sports & MTF Transgenders

its perfectly feasible with drugs. however the debate is that exposure to testosterone could have increased bone muscle development before this and may confer an unfair advantage. There was a study I heard about this published a couple years ago where it was not in relation to transgender issues bu...