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by argus
Fri Oct 02, 2020 3:47 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Trump tests positive with Covid with his wife too
Replies: 607
Views: 14152

Re: Trump tests positive with Covid with his wife too

Hope the virus will be ok

In all seriousness; he is in a risky age group,is obese and low income, so is high risk

Thoughts and prayers.
by argus
Wed Jun 24, 2020 8:37 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Japan RWC was a massive success
Replies: 126
Views: 2740

Re: Japan RWC was a massive success

2019
1995
2007
by argus
Tue Jun 16, 2020 9:15 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Bored Legends /Hall of Fame
Replies: 284
Views: 8507

Re: Bored Legends /Hall of Fame

ZappaMan wrote:A hippo chewing Leo Sayer.
Doesn’t transfer to the US as they don’t know who he is
by argus
Tue Jun 16, 2020 9:14 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Bored Legends /Hall of Fame
Replies: 284
Views: 8507

Re: Bored Legends /Hall of Fame

Not sure whose phrase it originally was but I use 'any fat tourist with the right equipment' pretty regularly in normal conversation. It was any FIT tourist. Unless it has become a boredism like Escape goat or Palestine... Iirc it was Pisser slaying off Sir Edmund on his demise It was. Nearly led t...
by argus
Tue Jun 16, 2020 2:54 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Bored Legends /Hall of Fame
Replies: 284
Views: 8507

Re: Bored Legends /Hall of Fame

Openside wrote:
croyals wrote:Not sure whose phrase it originally was but I use 'any fat tourist with the right equipment' pretty regularly in normal conversation.

It was any FIT tourist. Unless it has become a boredism like Escape goat or Palestine...
Iirc it was Pisser slaying off Sir Edmund on his demise
by argus
Thu Apr 30, 2020 3:13 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Physios and Biokineticists: Gammy knee advice.
Replies: 22
Views: 934

Re: Physios and Biokineticists: Gammy knee advice.

Good news it’s not the covid

Bad news it is probably the aids
by argus
Mon Apr 27, 2020 4:28 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 113176
Views: 5028067

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

The enormous scope and reach of TDS is mind boggling ... :lol: I think the most ming boggling thing is to keep faith in a President who is dumb enough to consider drinking Clorox or getting it into his veins to find COVID19. And if you are that blinded by the man to believe him when he says that he...
by argus
Thu Apr 23, 2020 3:25 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Attention - All members who joined in 2003
Replies: 441
Views: 25738

Re: Attention - All members who joined in 2003

May 2003
by argus
Wed Apr 15, 2020 2:54 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27448
Views: 668939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

shanky wrote:I'm sure the family appreciates your internet speculation/musings and heartfelt concern though.

I know most reasonable people would.
It’s one of his kids friends

I’d sure want to know if there was domestic violence going on in a household where my kid could be visiting
by argus
Wed Apr 15, 2020 2:36 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 113176
Views: 5028067

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

Stimulus checks being held up so fuckhead can have his name on themto be entered into.

As he is not authorized to actually issue the checks his name has to be entered in the memo section

So code to be changed just for this egomaniac
by argus
Wed Apr 15, 2020 2:33 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Why don’t people eat crusts anymore?
Replies: 140
Views: 3641

Re: Why don’t people eat crusts anymore?

Shocking thread
by argus
Wed Apr 15, 2020 2:32 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27448
Views: 668939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Whoa - just heard this domestic abuse tale due to lockdown: My middle child is talking to her pal on Skypefaceparty , and her friend is sad - when asked why , she says ‘my daddy ripped up my toys and tried to strangle mummy so police took him away’ . My daughter casually tells us this conversation ...
by argus
Sat Mar 28, 2020 4:35 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Players you were right/wrong about
Replies: 115
Views: 3227

Re: Players you were right/wrong about

Very right about PSDT

Said he was going to be Juan Smith Mk II when he went to flank

got a lot of comments and lols

Been wrong about everyone else
by argus
Thu Mar 26, 2020 5:04 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: It is time to get right with the Lord
Replies: 82
Views: 3839

Re: It is time to get right with the Lord

As if it wasn't abundantly obvious this oke is a parody account rather than an actual poster. A real fundie wouldn't be posting on the internet right now but rather joining hands in a church, coughing all over their fellow fundies. I don't care if you call me a "fundie". I like to think that I put ...
by argus
Wed Mar 25, 2020 2:33 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27448
Views: 668939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Mr Mike wrote:
message #2527204 wrote:This is horrible.
I suspect he will just throw another dart.
Lol
by argus
Tue Mar 24, 2020 9:37 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27448
Views: 668939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Feck me that was a busy day. The stuff I have heard from London is harrowing, not enough vents, PPE a nightmare and staff dropping like flies. This is as bad as expected. Shit. Thanks for all you are doing. I have heard from contacts at RCH Treliske that they are already at capacity...and staff dro...
by argus
Tue Mar 24, 2020 9:36 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27448
Views: 668939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Does anyone else think that all the free food etc being offered to NHS and emergency service staff is all a bit misplaced. Whilst their efforts should surely be appreciated, most are not suffering financially. It might be a good idea if some of this was directed at food banks and charities for peop...
by argus
Tue Mar 24, 2020 4:50 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus update - South Africa progress
Replies: 2457
Views: 64463

Re: Coronavirus update - South Africa progress

ox wagon wrote:Hoard a load of shit in a couple of big shops, sit on the couch for weeks. How on earth are any of you guys struggling with this?

Wilson's is now posting crazy shit from RussianToday. PR needs a facepalm smiley.
Lol Ox

I don’t think people want to hear this
by argus
Tue Mar 24, 2020 4:49 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus update - South Africa progress
Replies: 2457
Views: 64463

Re: Coronavirus update - South Africa progress

my mom is 91 - i was trying to gently coach her on some survival tips so she told me not to worry she was using Vicks and Zam-Buk on her nostrils. To be fair, you can cure just about every disease or medical condition with Vicks, Zam-buk and Prep. Add duct tape and a hammer and you can survive fore...
by argus
Tue Mar 24, 2020 3:13 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27448
Views: 668939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

First person to die in Zimbabwe caught the virus in New York
by argus
Tue Mar 24, 2020 1:12 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: I've just lost my job.
Replies: 112
Views: 4542

Re: I've just lost my job.

henry wrote:Wash your hands of them, Mog.
Too soon
by argus
Tue Mar 24, 2020 1:11 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27448
Views: 668939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

bimboman wrote:Are they sure it’s Diabetes causing the issue and not the blood pressure medication being used by diabetics ?
Idk

FLORIDA has a two week quarantine now for people coming from New York
by argus
Tue Mar 24, 2020 1:09 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27448
Views: 668939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

My uncle is in self isolation in Florida having sold his NY home last year so he could travel. He's been utterly scathing at the lack of action by the Federal Government. He's very vulnerable to this disease. Gospel I’m in boca raton , East coast north of Ft. Lauderdale Let me know if he is isolate...
by argus
Tue Mar 24, 2020 12:54 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27448
Views: 668939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

The USA is going to make Italy look mild 1. Obesity amongst their elderly population 2. Lack of government action to prevent spread 3. Lack of health insurance amongst the poor 4. Lack of sick pay meaning that people are less likely to self isolate And it looks like Trump has just sacked Anthony Fa...
by argus
Tue Mar 24, 2020 12:52 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: I've just lost my job.
Replies: 112
Views: 4542

Re: I've just lost my job.

It's hard for a lot of them. I work in the gaming industry and a lot of my colleagues are graphic designers, motion designers, 3D-artists, that sort of thing. Tough market for a computer artist right now. I'm in programming, so I have a lot more doors open to me, but none of them are getting jobs a...
by argus
Tue Mar 17, 2020 2:51 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus update - South Africa progress
Replies: 2457
Views: 64463

Re: Coronavirus update - South Africa progress

Back to the topic - what worries me most is the pension pay out system, end of month. Millions of basically indigent pensioners (most quite elderly) lining up to get their dole. Sans decent families etc., most sneezing and coughing and spreading germs at exponential rate. God help us all. Will not ...
by argus
Tue Mar 17, 2020 2:31 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: PR Depression, Anxiety and Suicidal
Replies: 2539
Views: 202403

Re: PR Depression, Anxiety and Suicidal

Some tough to read stories here

My suggestion while people are isolated is to set up a number of zoom or face time chats during each day

Get away from the texting and talk
by argus
Mon Mar 16, 2020 8:42 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Achtung! DOUBLE! Oi, look in here.
Replies: 14
Views: 963

Re: Achtung! DOUBLE! Oi, look in here.

Saw a stat that Germany has 29 icu beds per 1,000

Italy has 11

UK has 7

Maybe they are able to handle the treatment better
by argus
Mon Mar 16, 2020 8:37 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27448
Views: 668939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

I have http://www.worldmeters.info Give real time information Scary stat is that of the total closed cases of 85,363 , the deaths are 7,071 . That is 8% In fairness it takes longer to recover than to die. Theres really no point in recovery stats for another month or so when the severe cases have ha...
by argus
Mon Mar 16, 2020 8:20 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27448
Views: 668939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

A few more US updates: 6 Bay Area (SF, Oakland) counties have issued a shelter in place order, which is basically a shut down of non-essential business and people are to stay at home except for going to the store/pharmacy and are allowed to go on walks. Denver has ordered all restaurants and bars s...
by argus
Mon Mar 16, 2020 8:17 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27448
Views: 668939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

I have www.worldmeters.info

Give real time information

Scary stat is that of the total closed cases of 85,363 , the deaths are 7,071 . That is 8%
by argus
Mon Mar 16, 2020 8:13 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: PR Depression, Anxiety and Suicidal
Replies: 2539
Views: 202403

Re: PR Depression, Anxiety and Suicidal

Best wishes to all those suffering from anxieties and difficulties. My wife is feeling terribly isolated with her family on the other side of the world in NZ and SA. I’ve tried to put things in perspective to her that things like WhatsApp and Skype have made it easier but I also get that in times l...
by argus
Mon Mar 16, 2020 8:05 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27448
Views: 668939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Wow
by argus
Mon Mar 16, 2020 8:03 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27448
Views: 668939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

So, visiting brother in Devon - shops here seem pretty full, pasta and hand sanistiser is the exception No queues , plenty of old gits wobbling around, big roll on shelves (as well as calpol, paracetamol , tinned food etc) I went for a few pints at lunch in the marina facing pub that’s normally bus...
by argus
Mon Mar 16, 2020 8:00 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27448
Views: 668939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

So, visiting brother in Devon - shops here seem pretty full, pasta and hand sanistiser is the exception No queues , plenty of old gits wobbling around, big roll on shelves (as well as calpol, paracetamol , tinned food etc) I went for a few pints at lunch in the marina facing pub that’s normally bus...
by argus
Mon Mar 16, 2020 7:59 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27448
Views: 668939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

I’m in south Florida Local school authorities acted very quickly and closed schools last Friday Online classes start tomorrow as the teachers are doing planning today Also as many students rely on school for breakfast and lunch the schools have converted the drop off line into a drive through to pi...
by argus
Mon Mar 16, 2020 7:53 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27448
Views: 668939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

The local do-gooders in the village where I live have come up with a brilliant idea. They want as many people as possible to meet in the village hall on Saturday afternoon to talk about ways to help one another. Can anyone see a problem with that!!! Suggest they have a prayer service while holding ...
by argus
Mon Mar 16, 2020 7:46 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27448
Views: 668939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

The local do-gooders in the village where I live have come up with a brilliant idea. They want as many people as possible to meet in the village hall on Saturday afternoon to talk about ways to help one another. Can anyone see a problem with that!!! Suggest they have a prayer service while holding ...
by argus
Mon Mar 16, 2020 7:43 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 27448
Views: 668939

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Is it just me or does anyone get feelings of being massively overwhelmed by it all. And then, a couple of seconds later, wonder what's for tea? It feels like I'm in minute 42 of a 3 hour disaster film. Some of it definitely feels like the intro to some post apocalyptic movie. But then you snap out ...