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by ukjim
Thu Oct 29, 2020 12:21 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: SNP waste yet more millions of taxpayers money
Replies: 35
Views: 904

Re: SNP waste yet more millions of taxpayers money

The Earth belongs unto the Lord
And all that it contains
Except the Kyles and the Western Isles
And they are all MacBrayne's
by ukjim
Tue Oct 27, 2020 7:37 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Having kids ... yay or nay?
Replies: 124
Views: 1908

Re: Having kids ... yay or nay?

This Be The Verse They fᴜck you up, your mum and dad. They may not mean to, but they do. They fill you with the faults they had And add some extra, just for you. But they were f**ked up in their turn By fools in old-style hats and coats, Who half the time were soppy-stern And half at one another’s ...
by ukjim
Tue Oct 27, 2020 11:20 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 431672
Views: 16021196

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

https://www.reddit.com/r/rugbyunion/com ... v_cardiff/

what has happened to Munster rugby values.

front rowers offloading, folk running angles.

won't someone think of the children?

If the claw was dead he would be spinning in his grave.
by ukjim
Mon Oct 26, 2020 1:26 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 114125
Views: 5056107

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

AnkleTap wrote: Mon Oct 26, 2020 1:07 pm Only nukes stop Russians (sort of).
and stinger missiles.
by ukjim
Mon Oct 26, 2020 11:54 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official UCI Pro Cycling Thread
Replies: 3432
Views: 200001

Re: The Official UCI Pro Cycling Thread

So pleased for Tao. I have followed the lad since he was a promising junior. Tao winning the Giro has confirmed my decrepitude...
by ukjim
Sun Oct 25, 2020 8:25 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: MS Flight Simulator - Manual
Replies: 17
Views: 466

Re: MS Flight Simulator - Manual

Xbox game pass for £3 per month is great value. Esp as my only goal was to crash a light aircraft into my house. Achievement unlocked
by ukjim
Mon Oct 19, 2020 11:32 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 114125
Views: 5056107

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

"Supposed" - am I reading too much into the big burny T-shaped things? They are as much Christians as ISIS are Muslims. It's not really comparible. ISIS wanted to create an Islamic caliphate. The KKK couldn't give a fudge what religion you are provided you're white. I imagine they have a whole bunc...
by ukjim
Fri Oct 16, 2020 2:27 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Has mental illness become too trendy?
Replies: 108
Views: 2242

Re: Has mental illness become too trendy?

I am a novice as well. But afaik it is considered a developmental disorder.

But it can cause overlapping mental illness.
by ukjim
Fri Oct 16, 2020 1:51 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Has mental illness become too trendy?
Replies: 108
Views: 2242

Re: Has mental illness become too trendy?

Attitudes like this have led to the problem unfortunately.

which of course lead to worse outcomes for female ADHD sufferers as they dont get treatment or support and end up with lifelong mental health problems.
by ukjim
Fri Oct 16, 2020 12:45 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Has mental illness become too trendy?
Replies: 108
Views: 2242

Re: Has mental illness become too trendy?

As a teacher, the issue I have is to many diagnosis of children who are success comes via pushy parents on kids who clearly never even had an ADD like issue. My eldest daughter has ADD and I can guarantee that a teacher would never pick up on it. As I understand it, ADD in girls is frequently misse...
by ukjim
Fri Oct 16, 2020 11:39 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Has mental illness become too trendy?
Replies: 108
Views: 2242

Re: Has mental illness become too trendy?

I actually got it in the UK. My shrink explained that there's a war in psychiatry between behaviorists and clinicians, and so [at the time] any diagnosis of ADD or ADHD was controversial. As a teacher, the issue I have is to many diagnosis of children who are success comes via pushy parents on kids...
by ukjim
Fri Oct 16, 2020 11:28 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Has mental illness become too trendy?
Replies: 108
Views: 2242

Re: Has mental illness become too trendy?

eldanielfire wrote: Fri Oct 16, 2020 9:38 am

As a teacher, the issue I have is to many diagnosis of children who are success comes via pushy parents on kids who clearly never even had an ADD like issue.
My eldest daughter has ADD and I can guarantee that a teacher would never pick up on it.
by ukjim
Thu Oct 15, 2020 11:55 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Lewis Hamilton - Greatest British Sportsperson
Replies: 229
Views: 2592

Re: Lewis Hamilton - Greatest British Sportsperson

very good club runners do about 29 min or so.

there is a massive massive gulf between that and world elite (East African) times.

He might get good for a white guy standards but he wouldn't figure in the pointy end of the 10k on the track.
by ukjim
Thu Oct 15, 2020 11:01 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Lewis Hamilton - Greatest British Sportsperson
Replies: 229
Views: 2592

Re: Lewis Hamilton - Greatest British Sportsperson

yeah he is by far the best runner in triathlon and he is about the level of a very good club runner.

he is not getting near any east africans in this life.
by ukjim
Thu Oct 15, 2020 10:12 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Lewis Hamilton - Greatest British Sportsperson
Replies: 229
Views: 2592

Re: Lewis Hamilton - Greatest British Sportsperson

how to be a great triathlete, be a average talent in three different sports. lets face it triathletes only do triathlons because they cant run that fast or handle bikes in a bunch. I doubt you could say triathletes are average at 3 different sports. Many of the champions are actually very good at o...
by ukjim
Wed Oct 14, 2020 9:31 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Lewis Hamilton - Greatest British Sportsperson
Replies: 229
Views: 2592

Re: Lewis Hamilton - Greatest British Sportsperson

how to be a great triathlete, be a average talent in three different sports.

lets face it triathletes only do triathlons because they cant run that fast or handle bikes in a bunch.
by ukjim
Wed Oct 14, 2020 10:41 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Chess
Replies: 42
Views: 976

Re: Chess

Impressing a Walt is not on my list of priorities.
by ukjim
Wed Oct 14, 2020 10:32 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Chess
Replies: 42
Views: 976

Re: Chess

stop it you didnt even know who tony sale was last time you bullshitted about this.
by ukjim
Wed Oct 14, 2020 10:30 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Lewis Hamilton - Greatest British Sportsperson
Replies: 229
Views: 2592

Re: Lewis Hamilton - Greatest British Sportsperson

If you are not fit enough you can't drive the car fast enough for long enough to do justice to the car. So? You need to be fit to move furniture. You won't lose your job as a brick layer if you can't get near your coworkers level of fitness. You will in F1 because it will effect how fast you can dr...
by ukjim
Wed Oct 14, 2020 10:17 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Chess
Replies: 42
Views: 976

Re: Chess

ah yes that must have been when you are rebuilding colossus
by ukjim
Tue Oct 13, 2020 6:53 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Chess
Replies: 42
Views: 976

Re: Chess

Gary is a noted time traveller.
by ukjim
Tue Oct 13, 2020 2:12 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Chess
Replies: 42
Views: 976

Re: Chess

free to join

post your profile on here once you are registered.

I'm sure some of the better players on here might be able to give you a competitive match.

Given that you have drawn against one of the top players in the world I am not sure I would be worth playing though.
by ukjim
Tue Oct 13, 2020 1:31 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Chess
Replies: 42
Views: 976

Re: Chess

I really want to know which GM and what the circumstances were...
by ukjim
Tue Oct 13, 2020 1:08 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Chess
Replies: 42
Views: 976

Re: Chess

Globus what's your rating?

you might pick up a game on chess.com if you join.
by ukjim
Mon Oct 12, 2020 9:02 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Chess
Replies: 42
Views: 976

Re: Chess

hes a proper plum though. he is the neckbeard of chess.
by ukjim
Mon Oct 12, 2020 12:03 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Has mental illness become too trendy?
Replies: 108
Views: 2242

Re: Has mental illness become too trendy?

I've long been suspicious of "ADHD" ... I suspect some people are just different to others, no need to classify it as a mental disorder. come round to my house and look after my kids for a couple of hours... seriously though there are well documented neurological differences between folk with ADHD ...
by ukjim
Mon Oct 12, 2020 10:05 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Chess
Replies: 42
Views: 976

Re: Chess

by ukjim
Mon Oct 12, 2020 9:38 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Has mental illness become too trendy?
Replies: 108
Views: 2242

Re: Has mental illness become too trendy?

I feel anxious a lot but I never considered it to be abnormal. Anxiety is normal a part of a rational response to difficult or threatening situations. Anxiety disorders are abnormal or irrational responses to non threatening situations. they can be extremely debilitating and dangerous causing black...
by ukjim
Sun Oct 11, 2020 9:21 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Lewis Hamilton - Greatest British Sportsperson
Replies: 229
Views: 2592

Re: Lewis Hamilton - Greatest British Sportsperson

Brake pedal on an f1 car requires 80kg of force to activate. having one overdeveloped leg is a big problem for the drivers
by ukjim
Sat Oct 10, 2020 11:35 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 114125
Views: 5056107

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

NEJM excoriates US political leadership over COVID Anyone else who recklessly squandered lives and money in this way would be suffering legal consequences. Our leaders have largely claimed immunity for their actions. But this election gives us the power to render judgment. Reasonable people will ce...
by ukjim
Sat Oct 10, 2020 10:39 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 114125
Views: 5056107

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

we all know Supply Side Jesus cured DJT.

praise be the lord
by ukjim
Fri Oct 09, 2020 5:05 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Culture Wars Mega Thread
Replies: 1950
Views: 97112

Re: The Culture Wars Mega Thread

4071 wrote: Fri Oct 09, 2020 3:32 pm
eldanielfire wrote: Fri Oct 09, 2020 2:27 pm
4071 wrote: Fri Oct 09, 2020 11:59 am
eldanielfire wrote: Thu Oct 08, 2020 7:45 am
...the Woke trend of race changing characters (a one way trend usually because of politics) is just the current way of studios doing it.
<<Examples of it not just being one way>>
No one claims it is one way.
f**king hell....
Gandhi wants a word pal
by ukjim
Fri Oct 09, 2020 4:40 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 114125
Views: 5056107

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

Santa wrote: Fri Oct 09, 2020 4:27 pm Looks like a good development
Businesses accused of "overtly racist actions" from customers may soon see a warning on their Yelp page.
https://www.google.com/amp/s/amp.cnn.co ... index.html
wrong thread.
by ukjim
Fri Oct 09, 2020 11:07 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Help me choose a reasonably decadent car
Replies: 151
Views: 2125

Re: Help me choose a reasonably decadent car

Be sure to drive it badly on the school run...
by ukjim
Thu Oct 08, 2020 4:12 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Social Dilemma - NetFlix - MUST watch
Replies: 103
Views: 2552

Re: The Social Dilemma - NetFlix - MUST watch

Santa wrote: Tue Oct 06, 2020 5:14 pm

You make some good points. Nonetheless, my daughters are not getting phones until they are 16 or older.
lol good luck with that.
by ukjim
Thu Oct 08, 2020 1:29 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Best Rugby Tackle ever was in Zululand
Replies: 8
Views: 432

Re: Best Rugby Tackle ever was in Zululand

Those dogs were like a pack of wild Malcom O'Kellys inspecting the shit out of the ruck.
by ukjim
Thu Oct 08, 2020 8:43 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Trump tests positive with Covid with his wife too
Replies: 607
Views: 14296

Re: Trump tests positive with Covid with his wife too

in other news Trump has a North Korean leader level response to treatment

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by ukjim
Tue Oct 06, 2020 4:35 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official UCI Pro Cycling Thread
Replies: 3432
Views: 200001

Re: The Official UCI Pro Cycling Thread

DOB wrote: Tue Oct 06, 2020 4:32 pm
The amazing thing; G finished the stage, at the top of a cat1 climb, only 10 minutes down, with a fractured pelvis. One of those things that reinforces that pro cyclists are not human.
The universal constant in cycling. How much can you suffer?
by ukjim
Sun Oct 04, 2020 7:16 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: One Song. This is it
Replies: 44
Views: 1190

Re: One Song. This is it

So many "one songs" but this one is special. When I was about 15 I was at a party and heard this for the first time. blew my mind. Was like nothing I had ever heard before. Pixies - Bone Machine I was talking to preachy-preach about kissy-kiss Buy me a soda Buy me a soda and try to molest me in the...
by ukjim
Sun Oct 04, 2020 6:20 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: One Song. This is it
Replies: 44
Views: 1190

Re: One Song. This is it

So many "one songs" but this one is special. When I was about 15 I was at a party and heard this for the first time. blew my mind. Was like nothing I had ever heard before. Pixies - Bone Machine I was talking to preachy-preach about kissy-kiss Buy me a soda Buy me a soda and try to molest me in the ...