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by danthefan
Mon Jan 18, 2021 3:52 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 105063
Views: 3422948

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

TBF it was pretty funny when everybody was having a go at Tones and talking about how conservative we were and then the numbers fúcking exploded so then the thread rapidly moved to talk of the vaccine rollout being shit and then that wasn't so it moved again. That was a bit funny If only they start...
by danthefan
Mon Jan 18, 2021 11:37 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 105063
Views: 3422948

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

How were the CEOs kids meant to get the second dose exactly, if they're just going with the story that there were a few left over of a Friday evening.
by danthefan
Sun Jan 17, 2021 10:49 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 105063
Views: 3422948

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

The report references the Scottish and Dutch equivalents as comparators. Treatment was far better than their Irish equivalent, but they existed. One issue that's gotten very little coverage is that adoption rates were much lower in working-class Dublin, i.e., they were much more likely to keep thei...
by danthefan
Sun Jan 17, 2021 10:20 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 105063
Views: 3422948

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

The report references the Scottish and Dutch equivalents as comparators. Treatment was far better than their Irish equivalent, but they existed. One issue that's gotten very little coverage is that adoption rates were much lower in working-class Dublin, i.e., they were much more likely to keep thei...
by danthefan
Sat Jan 16, 2021 10:09 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 105063
Views: 3422948

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For all the hysterics, now we've a vaccine shortage apparently Do you even read the news? Literally wall to wall coverage yesterday on radio, tv and print. You make George Lee look insightful. Really sorry, I should be spending more time in the Duff Paddy Cosgrove and GemmaReady reach around NAMA t...
by danthefan
Sat Jan 16, 2021 9:39 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 105063
Views: 3422948

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

For all the hysterics, now we've a vaccine shortage apparently
by danthefan
Fri Jan 15, 2021 9:25 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 105063
Views: 3422948

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Sorry to go all Tony “anecdotal” Holohan on ya but traffic this morning was basically a normal Friday. It has been gradually getting much busier since last Monday. I think most people are just ignoring the restrictions at this stage. I was out bringing the kids to creche and it wasn't the second co...
by danthefan
Thu Jan 14, 2021 11:32 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441274
Views: 16533826

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Ulsters Red Hand wrote: Thu Jan 14, 2021 10:35 am
No, it's not okay for someone living in the UK to be concerned about the UK, let's worry about a country he doesn't live in!

:? :?
What in the name of god are you talking about? The two of you know countries outside of the UK play in the U20 6N right?
by danthefan
Thu Jan 14, 2021 11:29 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 105063
Views: 3422948

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They're giving it out at nursing homes to next of kin and families if there's excess at the end of the day. I don't have a problem with that in the round but it might be better to partner up with local GPs to try and get very at risk people who are outside of the nursing home space done earlier. GP...
by danthefan
Thu Jan 14, 2021 8:11 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 105063
Views: 3422948

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

We managed it for testing. We should be able to manage it for vaccinations.
by danthefan
Wed Jan 13, 2021 3:43 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 105063
Views: 3422948

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My aunt went off travelling in the late 70s and came back pregnant, could easily have ended up in one if not for my nan, who didn't give one single fudge what anyone thought about anything, despite being deeply religious herself.
by danthefan
Tue Jan 12, 2021 5:40 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441274
Views: 16533826

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Rob Kearney joins the Western force. Hope he can hold his drink, few irishmen can. Anyway he will probably be shocked with the 24 hour electricity and civilisation. 8) Good signing? https://twitter.com/westernforce/status/1348888041885106178 He's definitely still in good enough nick to contribute. ...
by danthefan
Tue Jan 12, 2021 5:38 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 105063
Views: 3422948

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Completely anecdotal but talking to someone who works in a GP surgery earlier and the number of calls about covid symptoms has calmed a lot this week. Last week was absolutely mental apparently.
by danthefan
Mon Jan 11, 2021 5:26 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441274
Views: 16533826

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

They say no new update on Furlong but also released pics of him back at on-field training last week :?
by danthefan
Mon Jan 11, 2021 11:35 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441274
Views: 16533826

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Nah, Murray was playing shit for two years at the least and still not a sniff of him being dropped. Cooney was miles ahead during that time. And you’re entitled to that opinion that many other people would share . Successive Ireland coaches who watched him closely believed that Murray and others we...
by danthefan
Sat Jan 09, 2021 9:58 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441274
Views: 16533826

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

No release, not remotely on his feet, penalty anyway. Good man Frank.
by danthefan
Sat Jan 09, 2021 8:54 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441274
Views: 16533826

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

It's wet, Jean Kleyn goes off, coincidence?
by danthefan
Sat Jan 09, 2021 8:51 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441274
Views: 16533826

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

iarmhiman wrote: Sat Jan 09, 2021 8:50 pm Why is Buckley throwing the lineouts?
I was wondering wtf was going on there :lol:
by danthefan
Sat Jan 09, 2021 8:37 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441274
Views: 16533826

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Frank the tank reffing, how many Connacht players to be sent off?
by danthefan
Sat Jan 09, 2021 7:36 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441274
Views: 16533826

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

I'm still so disappointed in that QF. Getting back to within 5 points with 20-ish mins left and not going on to win.
by danthefan
Sat Jan 09, 2021 2:00 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Glorious examples of the calibre of the Irish Judiciary
Replies: 7229
Views: 389497

Re: Glorious examples of the calibre of the Irish Judiciary

A 2018 report by the Personal Injuries Commission found the average amount paid out in Ireland for whiplash injuries was 4.4 times higher than in England and Wales.
What can you even say.
by danthefan
Sat Jan 09, 2021 1:59 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 105063
Views: 3422948

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

The vaccine rollout is obviously quite disappointing but I'm slightly hopeful given we went from having fudge all testing capacity to having as much capacity as we'll ever need, that things can improve. They need to cut the bullshit though.
by danthefan
Fri Jan 08, 2021 6:33 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 105063
Views: 3422948

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Our creche is open but only for kids of essential workers and I suspect it's going to close up soon. At which point I won't be able to work. I can tell from coming and going there's only a fraction of the number of kids as usual in it. We just got an email from our creche saying that parents who ha...
by danthefan
Fri Jan 08, 2021 4:56 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 105063
Views: 3422948

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Our creche is open but only for kids of essential workers and I suspect it's going to close up soon. At which point I won't be able to work. I can tell from coming and going there's only a fraction of the number of kids as usual in it.
by danthefan
Fri Jan 08, 2021 3:26 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 105063
Views: 3422948

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They seem to be getting a move on with the vaccine administration for health workers anyway. My mate a doctor in Kerry got it yesterday and the mother a nurse in Vincent's getting hers tomorrow. :thumbup: The missus got hers today. Was a bit of a mess in how it was doled out (e.g. admin staff getti...
by danthefan
Thu Jan 07, 2021 1:12 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441274
Views: 16533826

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WTF

He has absolutely no record as a coach. Our ticket is a bit crap tbh, the only reason Catt can possibly have his position is history with Farrell.
by danthefan
Thu Jan 07, 2021 10:44 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 105063
Views: 3422948

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So has there been any update on how many people have received the vaccine yet? If not then i presume its a pathetically small amount and nobody is being held accountable for how its gone thus far and to avoid the inevitable omnishambles it will become I just want to know if we're using up all the s...
by danthefan
Thu Jan 07, 2021 10:11 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 105063
Views: 3422948

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Trump copped a 12 hour ban from Twitter and 24 hours from Facebook :lol:

Absolutely measly from both companies but I take great joy from knowing how utterly livid it will make him.
by danthefan
Tue Jan 05, 2021 6:14 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 105063
Views: 3422948

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https://www.rte.ie/news/2021/0105/1187800-micheal-martin-interview/ Not terribly ambitious but it's Pfizer alone and he only mentioned the double dose. We need to go quicker than this but how many are getting delivered by end of Feb? They said they wanted to do 35k this week I thought, another 100k...
by danthefan
Sat Jan 02, 2021 7:34 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441274
Views: 16533826

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Awful awful stuff from Ulster there. Needed to keep it much tighter imo, Cooney was spinning out passes for the ball carrier to just run into a defender. Badly needed a few pick and goes.
by danthefan
Sat Jan 02, 2021 11:59 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441274
Views: 16533826

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Flametop wrote: Sat Jan 02, 2021 11:40 am BOD’s legs had already gone at that stage, it must have been sickening. Still skinned ROG with the head start though.
Yeah, when Earls made that break in the first half it was really noticable how far behind BOD lagged.
by danthefan
Sat Jan 02, 2021 10:53 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441274
Views: 16533826

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

All the sickened Munster fans in the crowd, brings a tear to the eye.
by danthefan
Sat Jan 02, 2021 10:37 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441274
Views: 16533826

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Another one there, ROG puts in a bit of a cheap shot on Sexton so next play Jennings does the same thing to ROG. He gives away a penalty but the mentality was what Leinster needed.
by danthefan
Sat Jan 02, 2021 10:16 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441274
Views: 16533826

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Virgin showing the 2009 Leinster Munster game this morning. I'd forgotten how shaky a start Leinster had. There's loads of niggle, it's great. If it was played today the TMO would be sticking his nose in everything. Munster were favourites going in, tbf. They’d cruised the group stages, hammered Os...
by danthefan
Sat Jan 02, 2021 10:10 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 105063
Views: 3422948

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Gavin Duffy wrote: Sat Jan 02, 2021 1:51 am
Floppykid wrote: Sat Jan 02, 2021 1:43 am Blanch stuff was a bit off the wall.
The violent knife wielding maniac's lives matter 'protest'?
SAY HIS NAME

or something
by danthefan
Sat Jan 02, 2021 10:00 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441274
Views: 16533826

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Virgin showing the 2009 Leinster Munster game this morning. I'd forgotten how shaky a start Leinster had.

There's loads of niggle, it's great. If it was played today the TMO would be sticking his nose in everything.
by danthefan
Thu Dec 31, 2020 10:51 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 105063
Views: 3422948

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Talking to a relative who works in a GP surgery earlier, said they're inundated with referrals and a huge number coming back positive.
by danthefan
Thu Dec 31, 2020 8:16 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 105063
Views: 3422948

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I haven't seen a single one of these wokesters mention the shop assistant who apparently has serious head injuries, which I presume were inflicted with the knife.
by danthefan
Wed Dec 30, 2020 6:58 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 105063
Views: 3422948

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Mary Regan
@MaryERegan
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3m
As things stand the decision to extend school holidays until Jan 11th does NOT apply to childcare or crèches
@rtenews
I know some of you have younger kids. Thank fudge. If they close childcare I have to take whatever time that is off work.
by danthefan
Wed Dec 30, 2020 6:00 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 105063
Views: 3422948

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If the creche shuts I'm starting a riot.