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by lemonhead
Wed Jan 27, 2021 8:11 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Weird film casting choices - and near misses
Replies: 90
Views: 1708

Re: Weird film casting choices - and near misses

msp. wrote: Wed Jan 27, 2021 7:55 pm Denise Richards was nearly cast as the star in showgirls.. Still would not have saved the movie but...
Her and Gina Gershon in the same shot....what needs saving?

Back to the OP, Kenneth Branaargh as Marwood, Bill Murray as Batman and Meryl Streep as Ripley.
by lemonhead
Wed Jan 27, 2021 10:36 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Weird film casting choices - and near misses
Replies: 90
Views: 1708

Re: Weird film casting choices

Of those named, Selleck as Indy and Mathew Broderick as Doug Quaid. Just no. When I first heard about that I thought Selleck wouldn't have actually been that bad. Quite a cool re-imaging with him: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N2X-GHnijKs Apparently he even basically got the part but the producer...
by lemonhead
Wed Jan 27, 2021 12:41 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Weird film casting choices - and near misses
Replies: 90
Views: 1708

Re: Weird film casting choices - and near misses

Connery turned down Matrix II for League of Extraordinary Gentlemen. Both piles of shite in fairness but...whoops I've always maintained that you could cobble together one pretty good film from bits and pieces of Matrix 2 and 3. Instead they settled for one decent movie and one crap movie. In keepi...
by lemonhead
Tue Jan 26, 2021 11:38 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Weird film casting choices - and near misses
Replies: 90
Views: 1708

Re: Weird film casting choices - and near misses

Connery turned down Matrix II for League of Extraordinary Gentlemen.

Both piles of shite in fairness but...whoops
by lemonhead
Tue Jan 26, 2021 11:19 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Weird film casting choices - and near misses
Replies: 90
Views: 1708

Re: Weird film casting choices

Of those named, Selleck as Indy and Mathew Broderick as Doug Quaid.

Just no.
by lemonhead
Mon Jan 25, 2021 3:34 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441989
Views: 16600260

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Coombes was anonymous in the o’classico, both himself and Doris need to get on the ball more. Coombes started the 2nd half very well but drifted in and out of the game a little. Doris was poor by his standards. I don’t want to use the ‘manic intensity’ cliche- but for a six nations selection match ...
by lemonhead
Mon Jan 25, 2021 9:39 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: SNOWPOCALYPSE
Replies: 2027
Views: 101474

Re: SNOWPOCALYPSE

On off every two days in Derbyshire.

Half a foot, freezes to ice, rain clears entirely, repeat. Now being topped up overnight, def staying in bed that extra half hour.
by lemonhead
Sun Jan 24, 2021 9:41 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Arnold’s next best movie?
Replies: 66
Views: 1647

Re: Arnold’s next best movie?

I thought he was good in ‘The English Patient’. They saved Mars form the evil corporations by using alien tech to give it air. Or the fade to blank meant the fantasy dream he paid for came to an end and he'll wake up and resume normal life on earth. You decide. Recall isn't a virtual reality experi...
by lemonhead
Sun Jan 24, 2021 2:55 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441989
Views: 16600260

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

We are fûcked this Six Nations. Might as well come out and say we are going to experiment. Nothing ventured, nothing gained. 2nd. £3.5m 3rd. £2.5m 4th. £2m 5th. £1.5m 6th. £1m Nice thought. 6N's always been the breadwinner and with unions bleeding money we're tried and tested into the ground. Unlea...
by lemonhead
Sun Jan 24, 2021 2:25 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441989
Views: 16600260

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

We are fûcked this Six Nations. Might as well come out and say we are going to experiment. Nothing ventured, nothing gained. 2nd. £3.5m 3rd. £2.5m 4th. £2m 5th. £1.5m 6th. £1m Nice thought. 6N's always been the breadwinner and with unions bleeding money we're tried and tested into the ground. Unlea...
by lemonhead
Sun Jan 24, 2021 2:00 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441989
Views: 16600260

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Munster-fogs wrote: Sun Jan 24, 2021 1:17 pm Shane Daly might be worth a punt. He's been pretty solid at full back.
The amount of time he spent in camp missing games for us you'd expect they'd have thrown him out there for Georgia.

Obviously wasn't rated.
by lemonhead
Sun Jan 24, 2021 1:05 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Arnold’s next best movie?
Replies: 66
Views: 1647

Re: Arnold’s next best movie?

Running Man's half of an epic movie, very watchable and Killian is excellent. Dweezil! But a bit corny and hasn't aged well.

Total Recall still has you thinking what was real and what wasn't.
by lemonhead
Sun Jan 24, 2021 12:25 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official Munster v Leinster "O'Classico" Match Thread
Replies: 793
Views: 10786

Re: Official Munster v Leinster "O'Classico" Match Thread

Also Farrell needs to stop playing and just make Ringrose Ireland captain so it stops being an issue. Farrell's quite comfortably 4th choice with an outside chance of 5th, sad to admit. Outside the odd set or carry from DDA we're less than sum of our parts in midfield. I'm talking about Andy Farrel...
by lemonhead
Sat Jan 23, 2021 11:03 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official Munster v Leinster "O'Classico" Match Thread
Replies: 793
Views: 10786

Re: Official Munster v Leinster "O'Classico" Match Thread

cfm93 wrote: Sat Jan 23, 2021 10:56 pm Also Farrell needs to stop playing and just make Ringrose Ireland captain so it stops being an issue.
Farrell's quite comfortably 4th choice with an outside chance of 5th, sad to admit.

Outside the odd set or carry from DDA we're less than sum of our parts in midfield.
by lemonhead
Sat Jan 23, 2021 10:37 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official Munster v Leinster "O'Classico" Match Thread
Replies: 793
Views: 10786

Re: Official Munster v Leinster "O'Classico" Match Thread

Munster .. some bludgeon but no cutting edge. Larkham..has he been that influential? JJ, as dependable as ever. First 20mins looked decent enough for my money. Variety, speed and surprisingly unpredictable. Fast forward to last 10 and you see us back walking into waves outside the red flag. Muscle ...
by lemonhead
Sat Jan 23, 2021 10:34 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official Munster v Leinster "O'Classico" Match Thread
Replies: 793
Views: 10786

Re: Official Munster v Leinster "O'Classico" Match Thread

Anyone for another box kick :yawn: The Casey for Murray crowd will have been baffled by his first two or three touches, but bar wasting 2-3mins it was already over bar the shouting. Slight echos of the Connacht match, decent defence & some nice touches but we did SFA with it. Beirne in particular w...
by lemonhead
Sat Jan 23, 2021 10:30 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official Munster v Leinster "O'Classico" Match Thread
Replies: 793
Views: 10786

Re: Official Munster v Leinster "O'Classico" Match Thread

Another week...yerrah fuckit.

Congrats Leinster lads. Took your albeit limited chances (now that's a try) and we sure as feck didn't. Still a fair way to go, most of us knew it before kickoff.
by lemonhead
Sat Jan 23, 2021 9:51 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official Munster v Leinster "O'Classico" Match Thread
Replies: 793
Views: 10786

Re: Official Munster v Leinster "O'Classico" Match Thread

And that is why JJ still isn't too far above a Keatley in many fans eyes. Need to give Crowley and Healy decent minutes.

Lineout gone further to shite, changes needed soon.
by lemonhead
Sat Jan 23, 2021 9:36 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official Munster v Leinster "O'Classico" Match Thread
Replies: 793
Views: 10786

Re: Official Munster v Leinster "O'Classico" Match Thread

Enjoying this. Nice bit of shithousery from both sides, good start/inevitable Leinster comeback and that swapped 3pts may be very important at the finish. We've skill to score more, just mistakes/faltering at the set piece enough to let them dictate play. Great to see Ringrose and Larmour back and h...
by lemonhead
Tue Jan 19, 2021 3:28 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441989
Views: 16600260

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Can't link, but something popped upon my feed from Andy Dunne, advocating change at nine. Pursue le Petit General schtick. He then goes on to identify the problem we have at outhalf, but his suggestion is to change the scrumhalf. Pretty obvious which of the arrogant bollix halfback positions he occ...
by lemonhead
Sun Jan 17, 2021 11:13 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: What is next for the GOP?
Replies: 195
Views: 5985

Re: What is next for the GOP?

Would help to have any real third party option lurking in the wings.

Lib dems had their half chance and completely f*cked it up.
by lemonhead
Thu Jan 14, 2021 9:18 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 24639
Views: 579837

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

Vicky Prentis really should avoid media gigs.
by lemonhead
Wed Jan 13, 2021 12:11 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: 6N Support Group
Replies: 83
Views: 2471

Re: 6N Support Group

https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=s6ytZ77KaFU

Still haven't a fucken clue what he was thinking or why to execute it right then off bad ball. The kick was supposed go to hand but he skewed that as well, then ballsed up the clearance.

Ma always said they come in threes.
by lemonhead
Wed Jan 13, 2021 12:01 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: PR Depression, Anxiety and Suicidal
Replies: 2593
Views: 218280

Re: PR Depression, Anxiety and Suicidal

ER's spot on, Jam. 24hrs away from getting back when my call came through. Know he'd have said get on with your life but never quite forgave myself. I should and will one day. Being there for family and them for you's a huge part of it, whatever way you can. So much is out of our hands right now and...
by lemonhead
Tue Jan 12, 2021 11:46 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: 6N Support Group
Replies: 83
Views: 2471

Re: 6N Support Group

First memory - Geoghegan crossing to win it for us in 94. Happiest memory - in a rammed Old Shillelagh on FT in 09. Fitting that my happiest is someone else fxcking things up. Worst memory - England taking us to bloody pieces in 03. By end of second half every tryscorer had a broad grin on their fa...
by lemonhead
Tue Jan 12, 2021 10:45 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: 6N Support Group
Replies: 83
Views: 2471

Re: 6N Support Group

First memory - Geoghegan crossing to win it for us in 94. Happiest memory - in a rammed Old Shillelagh on FT in 09. Fitting that my happiest is someone else fxcking things up. Worst memory - England taking us to bloody pieces in 03. By end of second half every tryscorer had a broad grin on their fac...
by lemonhead
Mon Jan 11, 2021 9:37 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441989
Views: 16600260

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Mr. Very Popular wrote: Mon Jan 11, 2021 4:19 pm I see Treviso and Keatley have parted company.
Shame, seemed happy enough there but paper's painting it pretty badly.

Whole team have been a shambles this season mind.
by lemonhead
Sat Jan 09, 2021 10:47 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441989
Views: 16600260

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

And JJ missed touch.

Again.
by lemonhead
Sat Jan 09, 2021 10:31 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441989
Views: 16600260

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Couldn't have had any complaints there but why in God's name didn't Connacht put that through the hands?

Dreadful.
by lemonhead
Sat Jan 09, 2021 10:23 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441989
Views: 16600260

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Won't dispute any of the calls but Christ, Frankie does love that whistle.
by lemonhead
Sat Jan 09, 2021 10:00 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441989
Views: 16600260

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Shit, what happened Marmion?
by lemonhead
Sat Jan 09, 2021 9:38 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441989
Views: 16600260

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Ouch. Poor fecker won't be coming back on.
by lemonhead
Sat Jan 09, 2021 9:33 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441989
Views: 16600260

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Munster-fogs wrote: Sat Jan 09, 2021 9:26 pm
Gavin Duffy wrote: Sat Jan 09, 2021 9:23 pm
Jumper wrote: Sat Jan 09, 2021 9:22 pm Munster need to be better after the break to take Frank out of the result. Being absolutely ridden and not playing very well.
:uhoh: Frankeen is the reason you're ahead.
Steady.
Out on a limb here and say both sides have had a few howlers from him.

We can leave the whinging till FT.
by lemonhead
Sat Jan 09, 2021 2:14 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441989
Views: 16600260

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

irishrugbyua wrote: Sat Jan 09, 2021 1:42 pm Leinster Munster to be played in next 2 weeks?
Both fully loaded. Yes please.
by lemonhead
Sat Jan 09, 2021 12:19 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Ethiopian Plane Crash
Replies: 672
Views: 46336

Re: Ethiopian Plane Crash

by lemonhead
Fri Jan 08, 2021 10:29 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Leinster v Ulster
Replies: 394
Views: 4724

Re: Leinster v Ulster

Leinster steamrolled that second half but kudos to Ulster last 6-7 minutes, almost nonstop phase play with Shanahan's laboured service. Exhausting to watch.

Still reckon BP was on going to the corner instead of Cooney's last penalty but hey.
by lemonhead
Thu Jan 07, 2021 9:04 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official PR Gardening thread. + Corona virus Expansion Pack
Replies: 567
Views: 46022

Re: Official PR Gardening thread. + Corona virus Expansion P

A plum tree in the garden doesn't produce any plums at all, flowers nicely though. It's about 15/16 years old, chop or not. You may have already killed with a spoon but otherwise: if you like the look, keep it. If you want it to fruit then plant a partner tree. Plums rarely set fruit without anothe...
by lemonhead
Thu Jan 07, 2021 3:41 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441989
Views: 16600260

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

If anything at least we know that someone is capable of going full psycho in the changing rooms at HT now, knowing that everyone in the room will have a massive amount of respect for him from the off. I know Faz apparently has that in him but I’m not sure he’s bought-in enough to the role to give a...
by lemonhead
Wed Jan 06, 2021 10:45 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: ex-POTUS DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128986
Views: 5567296

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

Salanya wrote: Wed Jan 06, 2021 10:32 pm
iarmhiman wrote: Wed Jan 06, 2021 10:26 pm Disgusting speech from Trump
'We love you, you are special' x(

The man is shockingly stupid.
Elect a Cluster B, you'll get exactly that.

He'd have probably done just fine in 69AD. (Albeit Twitter would need real birds).
by lemonhead
Sat Jan 02, 2021 10:04 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 441989
Views: 16600260

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Another strong finish from Munster. A bit more composure and better decision making, and it would have been a win away for the A team against a strong Ulster team. We had more u20s and academy players involved than Munster. :roll: We had 1 player that started in the European game, how many did Ulst...