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by crash 669
Mon Jun 29, 2020 2:17 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Entertaining Pics Thread (definitely with NSFW content)
Replies: 58401
Views: 6941570

Re: The Entertaining Pics Thread (definitely with NSFW conte

Now that's a job that'll put a spring in your step every Monday morning, week in, week out. :uhoh: Jaysus. Fair dues to her. Aye, she's just finished a 2 years stint in Nigeria inspecting their prisons for human rights abuses. She says it's not as bad as you'd think - I just think she has a differe...
by crash 669
Mon Jun 29, 2020 11:54 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Entertaining Pics Thread (definitely with NSFW content)
Replies: 58401
Views: 6941570

Re: The Entertaining Pics Thread (definitely with NSFW conte

echo wrote:social distancing el salvador style. . . .

Image
Looks like fun for my mate who's waiting to go and start her job there as a UN prison inspector.
by crash 669
Sat Jun 27, 2020 3:08 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Bob Dylans 39th album
Replies: 21
Views: 382

Re: Bob Dylans 39th album

I'm playing it now. A masterpiece. I like it too. His last few albums have been great. There are a few tracks on this new one that rate as his best output for the last 40 years. Love me some Bob. But then there are people who didn't like Leonard Cohen because "he's too sad." The world needs ditch d...
by crash 669
Mon Jun 22, 2020 9:22 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Entertaining Pics Thread (definitely with NSFW content)
Replies: 58401
Views: 6941570

Re: The Entertaining Pics Thread (definitely with NSFW conte

Nieghorn wrote:Image
Oi, some of us wrote really bad theses on the 7th century Roman Empire!
by crash 669
Fri Jun 19, 2020 7:15 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Ian Holm RIP
Replies: 25
Views: 1107

Re: Ian Holm RIP

One of the most uncomfortable scenes he ever did. He hated milk, but guess what they used to mimic the white android blood spewing out of his mouth. And filming went on so long it was starting to go off by the end... Better than poor old Lance Henriksen in Aliens. When he gets ripped in half, they'...
by crash 669
Fri Jun 19, 2020 1:57 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Ian Holm RIP
Replies: 25
Views: 1107

Re: Ian Holm RIP

For no obvious reason that's really upset me, one of those actors who just meant something to mein a way I couldn't define. I always loved him, grew up seeing him in Time Bandits, then when I was a bit older Alien and Henry V - he remains the only actor I've seen make Fluellen a great part. His King...
by crash 669
Thu Jun 11, 2020 6:13 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Anthony Joshua
Replies: 9164
Views: 455311

Re: Anthony Joshua

I wonder if AJ will drop his principles and fight in Saudi or some other dodgy venue? He'll follow in the footsteps of Ali and go to whichever tin pot, human rights violating, genocidal regime has a bit of cash to splash about for some good publicity. Just a shame we don't have writers like Mailer ...
by crash 669
Tue May 26, 2020 1:10 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Film Hidden Gems/Duds
Replies: 111
Views: 4325

Re: Film Hidden Gems/Duds

To say I enjoyed Martyrs would be a lie but I'm glad I endured it. I agree that it goes off the rails after the hour mark when you get into the secret society type stuff, but as an exercise in holding near unbearable tension I thought it worked, unlike Funny Games which I hated throughout. Funny Ga...
by crash 669
Sun May 24, 2020 7:13 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Film Hidden Gems/Duds
Replies: 111
Views: 4325

Re: Film Hidden Gems/Duds

To say I enjoyed Martyrs would be a lie but I'm glad I endured it. I agree that it goes off the rails after the hour mark when you get into the secret society type stuff, but as an exercise in holding near unbearable tension I thought it worked, unlike Funny Games which I hated throughout.
by crash 669
Sun May 24, 2020 4:56 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Entertaining Pics Thread (definitely with NSFW content)
Replies: 58401
Views: 6941570

Re: The Entertaining Pics Thread (definitely with NSFW conte

anonymous_joe wrote:Didn't he start having heart problems last time he tried it? For Vice?
If nothing else surely it'll start to destroy his joints by this stage?
by crash 669
Sun May 24, 2020 4:53 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Film Hidden Gems/Duds
Replies: 111
Views: 4325

Re: Film Hidden Gems/Duds

Last night I watched The Missouri Breaks, which I've always loved but doesn't get much attention given the cast. Marlon Brando, Jack Nicholson and Harry Dean Stanton all together in a 70's western, it's hard not to enjoy it. Since Jarmusch has had a mention, he makes a cameo in Sling Blade, which is...
by crash 669
Sat May 23, 2020 4:41 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Film Hidden Gems/Duds
Replies: 111
Views: 4325

Re: Film Hidden Gems/Duds

Primer . Almost the best sci-fi film ever made, and cost just $7000. Absolute mind fudge. Came on just to mention this one. Brilliant film and as you say, made for nothing. In a similar vein there's a Spanish film called Timecrimes that's really, really good and messing with your head. Also one of ...
by crash 669
Tue May 19, 2020 3:24 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Will you migrate to the new forum ?
Replies: 50
Views: 2961

Re: Will you migrate to the new forum ?

Nah when this place goes I'm done, tbh it's not what it was anyway, there's a lot less wit and fun about these days.
I'll use the move as a chance for a clean break.
by crash 669
Fri May 15, 2020 2:18 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Entertaining Pics Thread (definitely with NSFW content)
Replies: 58401
Views: 6941570

Re: The Entertaining Pics Thread (definitely with NSFW conte

More like 'Jess Willard stares intently at Jack Dempsey's junk" That's Dempsey on the right. The Manassa Mauler made it a tough day for Willard: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jvCHk_kKpVI A beating so severe it was always suspected that Dempsey cheated, hiding bullets in his glove to tighten his p...
by crash 669
Tue May 12, 2020 5:08 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The airbrushing of Winston Churchill
Replies: 659
Views: 16945

Re: The airbrushing of Winston Churchill

Well this went fucking well.

What's wrong with people that they feel the need to take personal credit/personally attack others, for things they had absolutely no part in? It's really time to let go of the war as a comfort blanket.
by crash 669
Tue May 12, 2020 12:19 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The airbrushing of Winston Churchill
Replies: 659
Views: 16945

Re: The airbrushing of Winston Churchill

A poor man's Cecil Rhodes. Say what you like about Rhodes, he's one of the snappiest looking statues in Oxford - till they take it down obviously. https://i.guim.co.uk/img/media/b1178cb96e280081ba2cea0daaa8ce3c77c56851/0_77_5883_3531/master/5883.jpg?width=700&quality=85&auto=format&fit=max&s=745830...
by crash 669
Tue May 12, 2020 11:55 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The airbrushing of Winston Churchill
Replies: 659
Views: 16945

Re: The airbrushing of Winston Churchill

La soule wrote:He was a Tory, wasn't he?

Not really surprising.
Eventually - he was a liberal when the wind blew that way.
by crash 669
Tue May 12, 2020 11:45 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The airbrushing of Winston Churchill
Replies: 659
Views: 16945

Re: The airbrushing of Winston Churchill

I remember at school learning about how the UK was key in abolishing the slave trade on Friday and then going to play rugby at a school whose founder had the money to build a school from the slave trade on the Saturday. We learn about one, not so much the other. Glasgow also has a lot of streets na...
by crash 669
Tue May 12, 2020 11:35 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The airbrushing of Winston Churchill
Replies: 659
Views: 16945

Re: The airbrushing of Winston Churchill

Lolz at the hate for anything British from the inferior races ! Churchill’s views were far from unique at the time , pretty much every white European country at some time has had policy against Indians, red indians, Asians, Jews , letting women vote , slavery etc Truth is, the UK has nearly always ...
by crash 669
Tue May 12, 2020 11:26 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The airbrushing of Winston Churchill
Replies: 659
Views: 16945

Re: The airbrushing of Winston Churchill

Grrr look how evil this man who was born in the 1870s is by modern politically correct standards. TBF a lot of what he stood for was pretty despicable even in his time - the anti-suffragette position and use of the British army against striking workers was unpopular even then. Also his advocacy of ...
by crash 669
Mon May 11, 2020 11:08 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Frank Costanza gooone
Replies: 13
Views: 1061

Re: Frank Costanza gooone

Serenity now!
by crash 669
Sun May 10, 2020 10:56 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Anthony Joshua
Replies: 9164
Views: 455311

Re: Anthony Joshua

My impression of SBW's boxing skills was that he was a 'good amateur'. Nothing less, nothing more. I'd imagine a decent amateur would paste him tbh. Pretty much. He's obviously an astonishing athlete, but against someone his weight who's developed a boxer's balance, reflexes and timing, SBW would g...
by crash 669
Fri May 08, 2020 3:32 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Anthony Joshua
Replies: 9164
Views: 455311

Re: Anthony Joshua

booji boy wrote:I'd love to see 53 year old Mike Tyson fight SBW. That is the only SBW fight ever that I'd happily pay to watch. :lol:
Given what happened when SBW took on the 43 year old Frans Botha, he shouldn't go within 100 miles of Tyson.
by crash 669
Thu May 07, 2020 6:05 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: ANOTHER Saracens scandal.
Replies: 28
Views: 1360

Re: ANOTHER Saracens scandal.

God I want a latte. It was far from lattes you were raised. Nescafe will do you fine. Oh didums, I went and got civilised, though of course I grew up with Italian coffee bars .... Try asking for a latte in Italy you chump Im sure he would ask for a latte in the afternoon. :lol: I tried that once. I...
by crash 669
Thu May 07, 2020 5:08 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: ANOTHER Saracens scandal.
Replies: 28
Views: 1360

Re: ANOTHER Saracens scandal.

Floppykid wrote:Billy is really an ignorant guy eh?
Thicker than shit in the neck of a bottle.
by crash 669
Mon May 04, 2020 4:33 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Anthony Joshua
Replies: 9164
Views: 455311

Re: Anthony Joshua

Everyone knows Foreman made his money from the George Foreman Grill. :D Certainly he made more money out of his image than he did from boxing, but it was the smart cultivation of that image in his return that made it valuable. I think he was world champ when the grill people asked him to invest in ...
by crash 669
Mon May 04, 2020 12:14 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Anthony Joshua
Replies: 9164
Views: 455311

Re: Anthony Joshua

Mike Tyson on the comeback? https://talksport.com/sport/boxing/701532/mike-tyson-training-clip-explosive-power-speed-comeback/ Eddie to sign him up? When you think about his careers, how can he always be broke? Along with Don King he spunked all his money and owed millions. Any comeback will be dis...
by crash 669
Mon May 04, 2020 5:44 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Anthony Joshua
Replies: 9164
Views: 455311

Re: Anthony Joshua

BillW wrote:Mike Tyson on the comeback?

https://talksport.com/sport/boxing/7015 ... -comeback/

Eddie to sign him up?
When you think about his careers, how can he always be broke?
by crash 669
Sun May 03, 2020 12:18 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Anthony Joshua
Replies: 9164
Views: 455311

Re: Anthony Joshua

Compare Mugabe's resume with SRL Weren't we talking about best African fighter? Therefore Mugabe's resume vs Azumah Nelson. No comparison, Azumah Nelson hands down. Totally agree. Although a case could be made for Dick Tiger. He was the other one I was thinking of (though I had Tiger Flowers stuck ...
by crash 669
Sun May 03, 2020 11:30 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Congrats Bimbo
Replies: 42
Views: 2646

Re: Congrats Bimbo

Sefton has long been a lone voice of sanity, willing to stick his head into cesspools that most of us would steer well clear of. Single handedly taking on morons, crytpo fascists, science deniers and the swarm, with no thought for his own sanity. Fighting the hard battles so we don't have to. Truly...
by crash 669
Sun May 03, 2020 11:29 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Anthony Joshua
Replies: 9164
Views: 455311

Re: Anthony Joshua

I've been rewatching some fights since there's nothing happening. The Inoue-donaire fight is top quality, but fights are wasted in Japan. The audience sit there in stony silence even for a home fighter, it's bizzare, you can hear every word from the corner. Sky sports mix had on an Azumah Nelson fi...
by crash 669
Sun May 03, 2020 11:16 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Congrats Bimbo
Replies: 42
Views: 2646

Re: Congrats Bimbo

Sefton has long been a lone voice of sanity, willing to stick his head into cesspools that most of us would steer well clear of. Single handedly taking on morons, crytpo fascists, science deniers and the swarm, with no thought for his own sanity. Fighting the hard battles so we don't have to. Truly ...
by crash 669
Sat May 02, 2020 10:32 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Anthony Joshua
Replies: 9164
Views: 455311

Re: Anthony Joshua

I've been rewatching some fights since there's nothing happening. The Inoue-donaire fight is top quality, but fights are wasted in Japan. The audience sit there in stony silence even for a home fighter, it's bizzare, you can hear every word from the corner. Sky sports mix had on an Azumah Nelson fig...
by crash 669
Fri May 01, 2020 2:15 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Great GIFS Thread (Not all NSFW have been spoilered...)
Replies: 23330
Views: 2996970

Re: Great GIFS Thread (Not all NSFW have been spoilered...)

Taranaki Snapper wrote:Image
Aren't urchins and starfish almost exactly the same physiologically? Seem to remember reading that starfish are just opened up urchins.
by crash 669
Wed Apr 29, 2020 10:28 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: **OFFICIAL** English Rugby Thread
Replies: 86965
Views: 4336289

Re: **OFFICIAL** English Rugby Thread

Apols for the intrusion; but God knows it good to have something rugby related to natter about. Premiership rugby could be leaving BT sport for new broadcaster Coverage of the Gallagher Premiership could be set for a huge drop in value because it failed to agree a new deal with either BT Sport or S...
by crash 669
Tue Apr 28, 2020 11:07 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: **OFFICIAL** English Rugby Thread
Replies: 86965
Views: 4336289

Re: **OFFICIAL** English Rugby Thread

Sounds like Gengey is having a busy quarantine. https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/rugby-union/52449455 Is he only complaining about the way clubs have gone about reducing their salaries, or is it a 'how dare they reduce us players salary'? Almost all staff at most Premiership clubs have had the 25% cut, ...
by crash 669
Tue Apr 28, 2020 9:16 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: **OFFICIAL** English Rugby Thread
Replies: 86965
Views: 4336289

Re: **OFFICIAL** English Rugby Thread

Sounds like Gengey is having a busy quarantine. https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/rugby-union/52449455 Is he only complaining about the way clubs have gone about reducing their salaries, or is it a 'how dare they reduce us players salary'? Almost all staff at most Premiership clubs have had the 25% cut, ...
by crash 669
Tue Apr 28, 2020 9:01 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Has anyone heard from Globus?
Replies: 283
Views: 18299

Re: Has anyone heard from Globus?

DragsterDriver wrote:Problem with his virgin I guess.
But enough about the management.
by crash 669
Wed Apr 22, 2020 10:14 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Bang average players that got a crazy amount of caps.
Replies: 215
Views: 6267

Re: Bang average players that got a crazy amount of caps.

Harsh on corry, he still played well even when England were utter garbage - White too I don’t recall as being poor for England A lot of the players I instantly thought of like Narraway, Lund or Sanderson didn't actually get as many caps as I imagined. Corry I remember being totally out of his depth...
by crash 669
Wed Apr 22, 2020 10:10 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Bang average players that got a crazy amount of caps.
Replies: 215
Views: 6267

Re: Bang average players that got a crazy amount of caps.

Nolanator wrote:I remember the likes of Hipkiss being massively talked up by Sky during club games.
After uming and ahing I replaced him by hape because I don't know if Hipkess ever played 12. But Hipkiss could run in a straight line fairly well and that was it.