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by ukjim
Wed Apr 14, 2021 12:29 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Investing
Replies: 119
Views: 2860

Re: Investing

My one stock pick has done very well. FDEV bought at 400 now around 3000.

I'm basically warren buffett.
by ukjim
Wed Apr 14, 2021 11:50 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Investing
Replies: 119
Views: 2860

Re: Investing

backrow wrote: Wed Apr 14, 2021 9:05 am CHOAM
Long term hold that one.

Spice futures and all that
by ukjim
Mon Apr 12, 2021 1:53 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Belfast riots
Replies: 681
Views: 16199

Re: Belfast riots

Image

not great at picking winners though...
by ukjim
Sun Apr 11, 2021 5:35 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: How long will the vaccine passports last?
Replies: 30
Views: 645

Re: How long will the vaccine passports last?

Pub owners won't unless forced Imagine how bitter your pint will taste after pulling out ID before going inside. The horror. It’s basically inhumane. I think we need another war to resolve this. I think we should share our medical records with any cafe owner and bouncer who see’s fit. And of course...
by ukjim
Sat Apr 10, 2021 12:23 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Prince Philip Gone
Replies: 487
Views: 12235

Re: Prince Philip Gone

I don't think it can be forced out, however, I can see it decaying over time and becoming an irrelevance akin to most of the remaining royal families in Europe. Purely from a business point of view, they bring in a fair few quid. Nonsense ...it’s a dated and childish concept. It has no place in thi...
by ukjim
Sat Apr 10, 2021 12:07 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Prince Philip Gone
Replies: 487
Views: 12235

Re: Prince Philip Gone

Let’s follow on the success for democracy that was Brexit with the removal of the least democratic institution going - the monarchy. The irony is that those that celebrate the former would argue against the right even to discuss the latter. I don't think it can be forced out, however, I can see it ...
by ukjim
Wed Apr 07, 2021 7:06 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 454249
Views: 17321539

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

also having a coach that has the right set of skills for teaching young uns. if you are interested here is the postion statement from UK S and C https://sites.uni.edu/dolgener/Applied%20_Phys_Ex/Consensus%20Statements/Position-statement-on-youth-Resistance-Training-the-2014-Internation-Consensus-1.p...
by ukjim
Wed Apr 07, 2021 7:05 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 454249
Views: 17321539

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Our SCT had a gym with weights etc in the 90s. The known science about it didn’t extend very far past “if kids do weights it’ll stunt the growth of their bones,” so all the mammies were very concerned that the lads shouldn’t spend much time in there, and when they did the focus was always on low we...
by ukjim
Wed Apr 07, 2021 6:56 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 454249
Views: 17321539

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Our SCT had a gym with weights etc in the 90s. The known science about it didn’t extend very far past “if kids do weights it’ll stunt the growth of their bones,” so all the mammies were very concerned that the lads shouldn’t spend much time in there, and when they did the focus was always on low we...
by ukjim
Mon Mar 29, 2021 6:13 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Schoolboys forced to apologise to girls
Replies: 220
Views: 7819

Re: Schoolboys forced to apologise to girls

exactly right.

I think Latymer was all boys until a few years ago so there are some issues around integration.

My girls are in independent all girls schools they are doing well but I do worry about a lack of interaction with the opposite sex.
by ukjim
Mon Mar 29, 2021 5:57 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Schoolboys forced to apologise to girls
Replies: 220
Views: 7819

Re: Schoolboys forced to apologise to girls

My sons and most of their chums went to the kind of fee paying schools currently in the firing line. There was a conversation around the barbecue a while ago about same sex schools. Without exception the girls were of the opinion they should be banned. Most of the boys thought they were fine. The r...
by ukjim
Mon Mar 29, 2021 2:12 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Riots for this victim? Now removed
Replies: 158
Views: 5058

Re: Riots for this victim? Now removed

just to quote the rules of the board: Don't post disgusting images. Because of the circumstances above, posting images containing copious gore, bodily fluids, or other crap (let your imagination run wild, someone on the Internet probably has a pic) is also prohibited. 'Nuff said. Do snuff movies fal...
by ukjim
Sun Mar 28, 2021 2:08 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The culture of sexual abuse in different countries WARNING sensible discussion only to page 4
Replies: 538
Views: 11191

Re: The culture of sexual abuse in different countries

https://www.theguardian.com/society/202 ... xual-abuse

I had a read of the testimonies on the https://www.everyonesinvited.uk/ website.

I will not be sending my daughters to Latymer Upper School.
by ukjim
Fri Mar 26, 2021 3:13 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official UK politics thread...................
Replies: 156
Views: 5167

Re: The Official UK politics thread...................

Priti should charge back 24th Jan. She was robbed
by ukjim
Fri Mar 26, 2021 10:13 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Never ran a marathon, but going for Olympic qualification
Replies: 28
Views: 1270

Re: Never ran a marathon, but going for Olympic qualification

Meet Becs Gentry — the Olympic marathon hopeful who has never run a competitive race The 2019 New York Marathon was the day that all changed when, lining up with the mass field, she was the first non-elite woman to finish, taking 12 minutes off her personal best to clock 2.37:01. Is that not consid...
by ukjim
Fri Mar 26, 2021 10:07 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Irish Joe Biden 46th President of the USA
Replies: 1062
Views: 20982

Re: Irish Joe Biden 46th President of the USA

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CzaZakfLDlA

surely the election gave a good clue as to Bidens view of the Brits.
by ukjim
Thu Mar 25, 2021 1:36 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Human penises are shrinking due to pollutants
Replies: 29
Views: 1043

Re: Human penises are shrinking due to pollutants

Gwenno wrote: Thu Mar 25, 2021 1:29 pm As crises go, a fertility one in a world overpopulated by humans could be a lot worse, considering that overpopulation indirectly caused it in the first place. Self correction?
Gaia hypothesis

Homeostatic regulation of the earth requires the main cause of dysfunction to be removed.
by ukjim
Fri Mar 19, 2021 10:39 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Culture Wars Mega Thread
Replies: 2653
Views: 141095

Re: The Culture Wars Mega Thread

Don Lemon - a man so dumb he thinks all muslims are black or brown - is not sure if Jesus was black, or if Jesus was brown, but knows Jesus was not white. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GdcdOTXo9jU https://ichef.bbci.co.uk/news/976/cpsprodpb/13A37/production/_113193408_lastsupper.jpg looks black t...
by ukjim
Thu Mar 18, 2021 9:09 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Globus unwell
Replies: 140
Views: 9071

Re: Globus unwell

dibs on his Hifi.

GWS globus.
by ukjim
Tue Mar 16, 2021 9:17 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Anyone for Man Curfew?
Replies: 269
Views: 8814

Re: Anyone for Man Curfew?

Really? Drakeford - nope https://www.walesonline.co.uk/news/politics/wales-not-considering-curfew-men-20117376 Baroness Jones (I assume this is who you were referring to) - nope: After an outcry, Baroness Jones told Sky TV: “It’s not an entirely serious suggestion as I don’t have the power to do th...
by ukjim
Mon Mar 15, 2021 2:21 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37532
Views: 1063107

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

bimboman wrote: Mon Mar 15, 2021 1:56 pm “Received for review”


Have we seen the review results. ?
peer review happens before publication

if the paper has been published it means that the the reviewer(s) accepted the paper for publication

the version changes and updates are all there.
by ukjim
Mon Mar 15, 2021 1:49 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37532
Views: 1063107

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

No they don’t. That’s a piece of bias journalism not peer reviewed anything. The only study there that’s peer reviewed science says that masks definitely DON’T statistically change the spread of the virus in one direction. Nothing more or less, but it’s the only peer reviewed science post the advic...
by ukjim
Mon Mar 15, 2021 1:16 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37532
Views: 1063107

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

No they don’t. That’s a piece of bias journalism not peer reviewed anything. The only study there that’s peer reviewed science says that masks definitely DON’T statistically change the spread of the virus in one direction. Nothing more or less, but it’s the only peer reviewed science post the advic...
by ukjim
Mon Mar 15, 2021 11:17 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Anyone for Man Curfew?
Replies: 269
Views: 8814

Re: Anyone for Man Curfew?

97% of all young women in the UK have been sexually harassed & modify behaviour to avoid being attacked, study finds Research finds that 97% of women in the UK have been sexually harassed What's your thoughts on this stat? I'm not saying they're lying, I'm just trying to get my head around it becau...
by ukjim
Sun Mar 14, 2021 7:49 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Anyone for Man Curfew?
Replies: 269
Views: 8814

Re: Anyone for Man Curfew?

https://www.reuters.com/article/us-brit ... SKBN2B50CF

look fine here.

but of course it could be reuters putting up dogdy fake news pictures.
by ukjim
Fri Mar 12, 2021 7:45 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official UCI Pro Cycling Thread
Replies: 3581
Views: 223593

Re: The Official UCI Pro Cycling Thread

Wiggo must be sweating at home ...
by ukjim
Fri Mar 12, 2021 12:27 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Culture Wars Mega Thread
Replies: 2653
Views: 141095

Re: The Culture Wars Mega Thread

C69 wrote: Fri Mar 12, 2021 8:59 am I watched Tropic Thunder a few days ago, it was excellent.
It seems to me the liberal and metropolitan idiots being offended are as bad as the alt right and Conservative twats taking offence.
It's pathetic.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=srH94OR1TbU
by ukjim
Fri Mar 12, 2021 9:03 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: How did cyclists suddenly get so good?
Replies: 38
Views: 1619

Re: How did cyclists suddenly get so good?

Bindi wrote: Fri Mar 12, 2021 8:46 am
And also the fist stage of the Tour of UAE that averaged 60kmh for a decent while.

not unusual for the wind conditions at the time.

Echleons are full gas to force the split

happened in the worlds in 2016

https://youtu.be/9wxCXdT2bHM?t=126
by ukjim
Thu Mar 04, 2021 3:40 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37532
Views: 1063107

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

he's a proctologist?
by ukjim
Wed Mar 03, 2021 1:11 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: 6N in tatters?
Replies: 237
Views: 14288

Re: 6N in tatters?

The one mystery is how Ireland escaped contamination in all that mess as it is almost certain the French squad was contaminated before that game. actual matches may not be a massive vector in transmission though. https://bjsm.bmj.com/content/bjsports/early/2021/02/10/bjsports-2020-103714.full.pdf d...
by ukjim
Wed Mar 03, 2021 12:24 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: 6N in tatters?
Replies: 237
Views: 14288

Re: 6N in tatters?

The one mystery is how Ireland escaped contamination in all that mess as it is almost certain the French squad was contaminated before that game. actual matches may not be a massive vector in transmission though. https://bjsm.bmj.com/content/bjsports/early/2021/02/10/bjsports-2020-103714.full.pdf d...
by ukjim
Tue Mar 02, 2021 6:31 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Welsh Trolls 2: Genge receives death threats
Replies: 57
Views: 3049

Re: Welsh Trolls 2: Genge receives death threats

Hawk97 wrote: Tue Mar 02, 2021 12:45 pm
Lemoentjie wrote: Tue Mar 02, 2021 11:38 am Isn't Genge the English prop who everyone thinks is really hard? :lol: :lol: :lol:

None of these English props can compare to men like Kitshoff or Beast.
Kitshoff is ginger. That automatically disqualifies him from this 'debate'.
Boy named sue territory though
by ukjim
Tue Mar 02, 2021 2:33 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: No Irish, no.....actually it's just no irish now. WTF?
Replies: 100
Views: 3702

Re: No Irish, no.....actually it's just no irish now. WTF?

if you think travellers get a raw deal in the UK, its eye opening to see the anti traveller sentiment in Ireland.

https://www.rte.ie/news/ireland/2020/06 ... ravellers/
by ukjim
Mon Mar 01, 2021 1:01 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: 23 seconds from ‘have a word’ to ‘time on’
Replies: 113
Views: 6271

Re: 23 seconds from ‘have a word’ to ‘time on’

England have moved up the lacrimal salinity index after this.

Some way to go to catch saffas and kiwis though.
by ukjim
Fri Feb 26, 2021 11:08 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37532
Views: 1063107

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

bimboman wrote: Fri Feb 26, 2021 10:41 am
ukjim wrote: Fri Feb 26, 2021 10:34 am
bimboman wrote: Fri Feb 26, 2021 10:24 am
We see what you are.
yes your majesty

What? How does that make sense.
You have adopted the royal "We"
by ukjim
Fri Feb 26, 2021 10:34 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37532
Views: 1063107

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

bimboman wrote: Fri Feb 26, 2021 10:24 am
We see what you are.
yes your majesty
by ukjim
Wed Feb 24, 2021 4:29 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rate Kiwi athlete Lisa Carrington
Replies: 479
Views: 18519

Re: Rate Kiwi athlete Lisa Carrington

bimboman wrote: Wed Feb 24, 2021 4:14 pm
ukjim wrote: Wed Feb 24, 2021 3:48 pm This thread is classic. 20 blind men describing an elephant.


So there’s no doping anywhere anymore.



Good to know,
lol

not what I said at all.
by ukjim
Wed Feb 24, 2021 3:54 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rate Kiwi athlete Lisa Carrington
Replies: 479
Views: 18519

Re: Rate Kiwi athlete Lisa Carrington

You keep referring to the Tour de France to back you up regarding doping. Consider something about bumping around in the dark here, MOG... I’ve followed that sport and that race to varying degrees since the late 80s. I’ve raced a bit myself, and spent some decent hours out on training rides with Au...
by ukjim
Wed Feb 24, 2021 3:48 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rate Kiwi athlete Lisa Carrington
Replies: 479
Views: 18519

Re: Rate Kiwi athlete Lisa Carrington

This thread is classic. 20 blind men describing an elephant.