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by ukjim
Thu Dec 02, 2021 1:03 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Mamils killed in record numbers
Replies: 94
Views: 2866

Re: Mamils killed in record numbers

Grandpa wrote: Thu Dec 02, 2021 12:56 pm I can say I account for 47 of them!

And I'm a cyclist.... But anyone two abreast I take em out. .. :evil:
obvious bait but its perfectly legal to cycle two abreast in the UK.
by ukjim
Mon Nov 29, 2021 2:40 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 51139
Views: 1644939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

I'm definitely putting toes in things I don't understand, but then aren't we all? Bimbo isn't. :thumbup: Sorry, the history of virus progression was something simple to understand and known. Why are you anti science? Merely pointing out that you do understand these 'things' and are quite happy to p...
by ukjim
Mon Nov 29, 2021 2:21 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 51139
Views: 1644939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

there is an entirely plausible situation where despite it being less lethal it hospitalises more folk due to its greater infectivity. say for example it is hospitalises 50% less but infects 4000% more in a short period of time more folk die due to the health system getting overwhelmed. not saying t...
by ukjim
Mon Nov 29, 2021 2:04 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 51139
Views: 1644939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

there is an entirely plausible situation where despite it being less lethal it hospitalises more folk due to its greater infectivity. say for example it is hospitalises 50% less but infects 4000% more in a short period of time more folk die due to the health system getting overwhelmed. not saying th...
by ukjim
Thu Nov 25, 2021 4:17 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 51139
Views: 1644939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

It's funny, cos we all know that covid causes much more myocarditis than the vax, but none of the players were collapsing last year. Almost like the myocarditis caused from the vax might be more serious? You do know cardiac problems existed for players prior to covid? You’re unbelievable, I’ll give...
by ukjim
Thu Nov 25, 2021 4:02 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 51139
Views: 1644939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Time to declare football a dangerous sport? https://twitter.com/MirrorFootball/status/1463644330099458048 https://pbs.twimg.com/media/FE_owl7WUAgxZ8J?format=jpg&name=small It's funny, cos we all know that covid causes much more myocarditis than the vax, but none of the players were collapsing last ...
by ukjim
Thu Nov 25, 2021 12:47 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: DEATHS IN ENGLISH CHANNEL
Replies: 162
Views: 5522

Re: DEATHS IN ENGLISH CHANNEL

Duff is on his own here tbf. Not much appetite here for taking in refugees, even more particularly in relation to low skilled economic migrants. Our geography and lack of direct flights usually dissuades them from coming here. I think it is strange though that so many would want to go to the UK ove...
by ukjim
Wed Nov 24, 2021 2:58 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Anybody into Crypto
Replies: 1427
Views: 60628

Re: Anybody into Crypto

https://digiconomist.net/bitcoin-energy-consumption Carbon Footprint 93.62 Mt CO2 Comparable to the carbon footprint of Nigeria. Electrical Energy 197.09 TWh Comparable to the power consumption of Thailand. Electronic Waste 28.04 kt Comparable to the small IT equipment waste of the Netherlands. http...
by ukjim
Tue Nov 23, 2021 1:16 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 51139
Views: 1644939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

so far the 5g roll out has been patchy.

with greater coverage due to mRNA vax and bill gates 5g chips we will get perfect 5g mobile signal all over the country.
by ukjim
Tue Nov 23, 2021 12:29 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Your fave in game cheating
Replies: 69
Views: 2482

Re: Your fave in game cheating

I was such a shit player that I had to make up for it by cheating like a mofo at every opportunity.

very rarely got pinged for it by the ref. Regularly got punched or shoed for my misdemeanours though.
by ukjim
Tue Nov 23, 2021 12:21 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Post-Covid return of smell and taste
Replies: 20
Views: 609

Re: Post-Covid return of smell and taste

My fitness is dog shit. I went mountain biking in Croatia about a month after recovering and was getting HR spikes of over 210. which was slightly unnerving as my MHR is about 180... Pre covid I was regularly racing Cyclocross and time trials on the bike and was pretty fit with an FTP of over 4 watt...
by ukjim
Tue Nov 23, 2021 10:12 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Post-Covid return of smell and taste
Replies: 20
Views: 609

Re: Post-Covid return of smell and taste

2 months and its not returned, hopefully soon as I cant really enjoy a beer atm, as it just tastes like water.
by ukjim
Fri Nov 19, 2021 7:28 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 51139
Views: 1644939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Can I just point out, it was only a few months ago that they convinced us that we'd be "immune" to Covid after being vaccinated. Tell me you all remember this, right? Nah don't think so. It was widely known from the begining that vaccines aren't 100% effective. Also they didn't know how long the im...
by ukjim
Fri Nov 19, 2021 6:55 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Dogs
Replies: 1206
Views: 121494

Re: Dogs

Rowdy wrote: Fri Nov 19, 2021 5:11 pm I wonder why there's no such thing as a service cat? 🤔
because you are the service human to the cat.
by ukjim
Fri Nov 19, 2021 9:06 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 51139
Views: 1644939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

https://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S0889159121001975?via%3Dihub "Highlights We used data from a large-scale, pandemic-focused, UK-wide cohort study. Lower cognition was robustly associated with COVID-19 vaccination hesitancy. Of concern, elsewhere, lower cognition is also related to h...
by ukjim
Thu Nov 18, 2021 4:04 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 51139
Views: 1644939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

https://www.bmj.com/content/375/bmj-2021-068302 This systematic review identified a statistically significant reduction in the incidence of covid-19 through the implementation of mask wearing (53%) and physical distancing (25%). Handwashing interventions also indicated a substantial reduction in co...
by ukjim
Thu Nov 18, 2021 3:56 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 51139
Views: 1644939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

https://www.bmj.com/content/375/bmj-2021-068302 This systematic review identified a statistically significant reduction in the incidence of covid-19 through the implementation of mask wearing (53%) and physical distancing (25%). Handwashing interventions also indicated a substantial reduction in cov...
by ukjim
Wed Nov 17, 2021 7:54 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 459454
Views: 19281302

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Outside of rugby threads, the forum really has turned into the same 3 or 4 uber right wing lads wanking eachother off. I don't remember this place being quite so Nazi in the past. It's infowars, GOP Brexit boys on every inch of a thread that isn't a match one. It's nuts. to what end? there is about...
by ukjim
Wed Nov 17, 2021 6:11 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 459454
Views: 19281302

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Floppykid wrote: Wed Nov 17, 2021 4:58 pm Outside of rugby threads, the forum really has turned into the same 3 or 4 uber right wing lads wanking eachother off.
I don't remember this place being quite so Nazi in the past.
by ukjim
Mon Nov 15, 2021 3:59 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Dean Stockwell gone
Replies: 18
Views: 1164

Re: Dean Stockwell gone

Eugenius wrote: Tue Nov 09, 2021 11:50 pm https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=xtjiVTSs8 ... ormanBates


Blue Velvet
I will forgive this, purely because the scene is so good it is worth having it posted twice in the thread.
by ukjim
Mon Nov 15, 2021 12:03 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 34518
Views: 1058187

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Brexit was never going to stop TranceNRG coming to the UK. Indeed, no wonder people ended up voting for Brexit. That sort of immigration would be harsh on any developed country. Indeed, paying average UK salary in taxes alone is indeed harsh. WTF have you done you useless plum? Woah its a genuine i...
by ukjim
Mon Nov 15, 2021 11:43 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 34518
Views: 1058187

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

A friend sent this to me. POTUS FaceTiming the Irish team in their hotel during post AB victory celebrations! Surely he’s rubbing it in BoJo’s face knowing BoJo loves his rugger. Trump fan BoJo and his cabinet definitely got on the wrong side of POTUS. https://twitter.com/usembassydublin/status/145...
by ukjim
Sat Nov 13, 2021 3:54 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Match thread: Scotland v Boks - Saturday, November 13
Replies: 191
Views: 5644

Re: Match thread: Scotland v Boks - Saturday, November 13

bessantj wrote: Sat Nov 13, 2021 3:33 pm
RWC2015 wrote: Sat Nov 13, 2021 3:32 pm
grievous wrote: Sat Nov 13, 2021 3:26 pm Hogg loves the Jesus. Im more used to the PI version.
If Jesus loves Scotland how come the lose all the time?
It's called Tough Love.
proof that god is a dour scottish presbyterian
by ukjim
Sat Nov 13, 2021 2:55 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Match thread: Scotland v Boks - Saturday, November 13
Replies: 191
Views: 5644

Re: Match thread: Scotland v Boks - Saturday, November 13

Love the amazon prime stadium feed.

I wish all broadcasters did this so you can turn off the boring commentary.
by ukjim
Fri Nov 12, 2021 4:50 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Mandatory vaccinations for work
Replies: 734
Views: 12858

Re: Mandatory vaccinations for work

That’d be almost everyone, few will admit it though. Well, what a pack of selfish arseholes we all are :twisted: Which explains the problem with vaccines, while there are people that are more worried about what a vaccine "might do" to them... rather than what a vaccine might be able to do for every...
by ukjim
Fri Nov 12, 2021 11:25 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The New Official Tory Cronyism and Sleaze and Racism thread
Replies: 1573
Views: 56941

Re: The New Official Tory Cronyism and Sleaze and Racism thread

eldanielfire wrote: Thu Nov 11, 2021 11:35 am Keir Starmer’s latest declarations show him trousering £25,934.18 in the last 12 months for 106 hours work. Billing an hour of his time at a mere £247.
cheap for a QC with his pedigree.
by ukjim
Wed Nov 10, 2021 6:13 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The New Official Tory Cronyism and Sleaze and Racism thread
Replies: 1573
Views: 56941

Re: The New Official Tory Cronyism and Sleaze and Racism thread

I think the corruption , in uk or other political arenas, hasn’t gotten any worse , it’s just with media , phones, hacking, Twitter etc it’s a lot more transparent and people get busted a lot more now. Politicians of all hues had snuff bunga bunga parties back in the day and it was most likely all ...
by ukjim
Tue Nov 09, 2021 5:05 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 51139
Views: 1644939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

given the trouble many posters on here have had with reading papers and stats I would say that comic books are about right for most.
by ukjim
Tue Nov 09, 2021 10:09 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Dean Stockwell gone
Replies: 18
Views: 1164

Dean Stockwell gone

In dreams ...

one of my favourite character actors...
by ukjim
Mon Nov 08, 2021 2:43 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Can we at least get these morons to admit...
Replies: 552
Views: 11209

Re: Can we at least get these morons to admit...

AnkleTap wrote: Mon Nov 08, 2021 2:37 pm One of the great commandments of science is, "Mistrust arguments from authority."
Carl Segan. (An authority)
Sagan also said: It pays to keep an open mind, but not so open your brains fall out.

something several commentators on this thread should heed...
by ukjim
Mon Nov 08, 2021 2:33 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Can we at least get these morons to admit...
Replies: 552
Views: 11209

Re: Can we at least get these morons to admit...

5 year olds are the least likely to accept the argument from authority.

As anyone who has experienced the never ending "but why?" hole can testify
by ukjim
Mon Nov 08, 2021 11:34 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: UK looking at jailing trolls
Replies: 19
Views: 857

Re: UK looking at jailing trolls

Dont worry Winnie the pooh has his back
by ukjim
Mon Nov 08, 2021 11:23 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Can we at least get these morons to admit...
Replies: 552
Views: 11209

Re: Can we at least get these morons to admit...

Sonny Blount wrote: Mon Nov 08, 2021 10:42 am
An argument to authority is always a fallacy. You need to make the argument from reason.

The authority may well be right, and if so, there will be a coherent argument to be made.
I was responding to this statement.
by ukjim
Mon Nov 08, 2021 11:12 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Can we at least get these morons to admit...
Replies: 552
Views: 11209

Re: Can we at least get these morons to admit...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MO0r930Sn_8 Richard Feynman tells a BBC reporter that he just has to accept that he can't explain how magnets work without the BBC reporter getting more knowledge. Although the argument to authority is a fallacy, in the real world at some point you have to accept that...
by ukjim
Mon Nov 08, 2021 10:23 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 51139
Views: 1644939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

a new low

using kids dying at concerts to make a nonsensical point.

Either you are a sociopath or a moron.
by ukjim
Mon Nov 08, 2021 10:10 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 51139
Views: 1644939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Kylie Jenner posted footage of the crowd surge and then took it down after a serious backlash from those arguing for respect for the families of those killed... there is other footage of the press floating around online but as is the nature of these sorts of incidents, those close enough to see peo...
by ukjim
Mon Nov 08, 2021 10:02 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: UB40
Replies: 17
Views: 899

Re: UB40

Something about Ali Campbells cod patois singing style really f**king bothers me.
by ukjim
Fri Nov 05, 2021 8:28 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: How much to Retire
Replies: 116
Views: 4672

Re: How much to Retire

I've never understood why consultants can work for the NHS and themselves at the same time. I've experienced this directly, when a close relative had a life threatening condition. The consultant said the waiting list was a year long, we bunged him £5k and he did the op the next week. So much for cl...
by ukjim
Fri Nov 05, 2021 2:40 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 51139
Views: 1644939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

more or less. this guy is one of the main goto anti vax doctors on the magaverse social media talkshow space. COVID-19 Vaccines = Bioterrorism? McCullough accumulated a following in 2020 by promoting early at-home multidrug treatment of COVID-19 in interviews with conservative websites and at a US S...