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by eldanielfire
Thu Mar 04, 2021 11:24 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 33681
Views: 932203

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

You’re still making more fat and weaker people. Open the gyms. Fat people in my experience are not frequently found in gyms. Neither do they stick to diets or healthy lifestyles - Unfortunately the levels of obesity, etc., just reinforces the real need for the UK to act quickly and have fairly rigi...
by eldanielfire
Thu Mar 04, 2021 11:21 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 33681
Views: 932203

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Fat people in my experience are not frequently found in gyms. Neither do they stick to diets or healthy lifestyles - Unfortunately the levels of obesity, etc., just reinforces the real need for the UK to act quickly and have fairly rigid lockdowns - far more so than are needed in most other countri...
by eldanielfire
Thu Mar 04, 2021 8:09 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: First time fatty; need help losing weight
Replies: 326
Views: 10146

Re: First time fatty; need help losing weight

https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/19640952/ Thought I’d bump this as it’s a fallow weekend end coming up. Gluconeogenesis has already been discussed, but I include this paper because it puts a figure on the metabolic cost of using protein for energy. Effectively it means that when it comes to using p...
by eldanielfire
Thu Mar 04, 2021 7:48 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: First time fatty; need help losing weight
Replies: 326
Views: 10146

Re: First time fatty; need help losing weight

https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/19640952/ Thought I’d bump this as it’s a fallow weekend end coming up. Gluconeogenesis has already been discussed, but I include this paper because it puts a figure on the metabolic cost of using protein for energy. Effectively it means that when it comes to using p...
by eldanielfire
Thu Mar 04, 2021 7:35 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 33681
Views: 932203

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Looks like putting the nation on a diet would have reduced deaths more than most of our other restrictions. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2021/mar/03/covid-deaths-high-in-countries-with-more-overweight-people-says-report There doesn't seem to be any correlation at all from those figures. Deaths...
by eldanielfire
Thu Mar 04, 2021 7:34 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 33681
Views: 932203

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

MrDominator wrote: Thu Mar 04, 2021 6:25 pm EU banning the export of AZ vaccines to Australia.
Seriously, what...the....fudge! Because they want to look like bigger c#nts than when they intervened in vaccines last time?
by eldanielfire
Thu Mar 04, 2021 7:32 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 33681
Views: 932203

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Looks like putting the nation on a diet would have reduced deaths more than most of our other restrictions. https://www.theguardian.com/world/2021/mar/03/covid-deaths-high-in-countries-with-more-overweight-people-says-report And people laughed when this was suggested months ago. Open the gyms. Beca...
by eldanielfire
Thu Mar 04, 2021 2:45 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: **OFFICIAL** English Rugby Thread
Replies: 88452
Views: 4570642

Re: **OFFICIAL** English Rugby Thread

I don't think you can see much coming out in what Wales are achieving. They've been outplayed for large chunks of all 3 games, and probably should have lost all 3 games. I suppose if you're just going off the results then yes they're having a stormer. They've got some quality players in the side bu...
by eldanielfire
Thu Mar 04, 2021 2:38 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: 6 Nations R3 - Wales vs England
Replies: 922
Views: 23037

Re: 6 Nations R3 - Wales vs England

The video also brutally exposes the fact that England can only seem to score from lineouts. Any coach worth their salt would surely be watching this, and can easily nullify the threat (as Wales did) by not kicking to touch. Jones. It makes sense, Eddie Jones has banging on about dominating and hurt...
by eldanielfire
Thu Mar 04, 2021 2:12 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: **OFFICIAL** English Rugby Thread
Replies: 88452
Views: 4570642

Re: **OFFICIAL** English Rugby Thread

I don't buy into the Simmonds hype - he had some eye-catching performances running against very tired and beaten teams (finishing as top try-scorer was very impressive, mind) and it made sense to give the Euro player of the year award to an Exeter player, but there were two or three worthy candidat...
by eldanielfire
Thu Mar 04, 2021 2:10 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Welsh Rugby Thread
Replies: 24985
Views: 1195884

Re: The Official Welsh Rugby Thread

Frodder wrote: Thu Mar 04, 2021 2:08 pm No doubt WOL will be at the Webb for Wales articles again. They're obsessed with him like they were with 'Ookie
For people whoa re obsessed they obviously haven't been watching him play for a few years :lol:
by eldanielfire
Thu Mar 04, 2021 2:03 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Welsh Rugby Thread
Replies: 24985
Views: 1195884

Re: The Official Welsh Rugby Thread

https://www.planetrugby.com/wales-scrum-half-kieran-hardy-to-miss-the-remainder-of-the-six-nations-after-suffering-injury-against-england/ Bollocks, or semi-bollocks at least. He played well, but got away with an Itoje charge down, and maybe he could do with some work on other aspects of his game. ...
by eldanielfire
Thu Mar 04, 2021 2:01 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Worst teams in a pro sports league?
Replies: 40
Views: 1932

Re: Worst teams in a pro sports league?

Hawk97 wrote: Thu Mar 04, 2021 10:41 am Good debate about this mostly, but it's annoying listening to the pundits talk about this issue. Nearly all of them defend Italy's place in the 6N due to 'the trip to Rome'.

Yeah, that's cool, now what about the rugby...
They're playing some quite nice rugby right now.
by eldanielfire
Thu Mar 04, 2021 12:49 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Welsh Rugby Thread
Replies: 24985
Views: 1195884

Re: The Official Welsh Rugby Thread

Bloody Turks They rival the Irish with their shamlessness https://www.walesonline.co.uk/sport/rugby/rugby-news/bitter-welsh-rugby-row-explodes-19960288 Can't imagine Cardiff will be too happy RE funding allocation if this comes to pass It's fecking shameless that Ponty have been jettisoned. No prop...
by eldanielfire
Thu Mar 04, 2021 12:42 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Welsh Rugby Thread
Replies: 24985
Views: 1195884

Re: The Official Welsh Rugby Thread

Scarlets played some lovely stuff. Jac Morgan is a gem. He's got a nice mix of attributes, a bit like Josh navidi... Look forward to seeing him in a Wales shirt before too long. Pity he's off to the noisy neighbours. That Scarlets win was massive. 23 players out and playing against an Edinburgh squ...
by eldanielfire
Thu Mar 04, 2021 12:29 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: First time fatty; need help losing weight
Replies: 326
Views: 10146

Re: First time fatty; need help losing weight

https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/19640952/ Thought I’d bump this as it’s a fallow weekend end coming up. Gluconeogenesis has already been discussed, but I include this paper because it puts a figure on the metabolic cost of using protein for energy. Effectively it means that when it comes to using p...
by eldanielfire
Thu Mar 04, 2021 8:22 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Hot Anthem Singers, they exist in NZ too
Replies: 16
Views: 1587

Re: Hot Anthem Singers, they exist in NZ too

Zakar wrote: Tue Feb 23, 2021 9:12 pm Where did she immigrate from?
:lol:

I came in to see if yeeb had made a comment in this fashion :lol:
by eldanielfire
Thu Mar 04, 2021 8:18 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Which form of rugby would you watch in order?
Replies: 68
Views: 1710

Re: Which form of rugby would you watch in order?

What has offended you about that post? I'd certainly prefer to watch a low tier women's rugby that had decended into the muck and mire of a muddy forwards dominated slog fest than any league match. He's an insecure weirdo who stalks me around the forum. That's ok, all serious posters have a stalker...
by eldanielfire
Thu Mar 04, 2021 8:11 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: 23 seconds from ‘have a word’ to ‘time on’
Replies: 106
Views: 5389

Re: 23 seconds from ‘have a word’ to ‘time on’

That was spot on for both decisions. The knock on, definitely grey, not a certainty,Wales get the rub. The huddle, heaps of time unless you're a tortoise. I've only seen the extended highlights and one of biggest impressions was that England were slow moving all day. Someone above mentioned "feel f...
by eldanielfire
Wed Mar 03, 2021 11:24 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: 23 seconds from ‘have a word’ to ‘time on’
Replies: 106
Views: 5389

Re: 23 seconds from ‘have a word’ to ‘time on’

iarmhiman wrote: Wed Mar 03, 2021 11:14 pm
:shock:
So good it even has it's own topic:

viewtopic.php?f=3&t=101020

Though to be fair it probably could have been posted in here.
by eldanielfire
Wed Mar 03, 2021 11:20 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Women’s Rugby World Cup 2021 - Gone!!!!
Replies: 1
Views: 169

Re: Women’s Rugby World Cup 2021 - Gone!!!!

Yeah, completely understandable. SOme women's teams haven't even played for a year and qualifiers are still to be played.
by eldanielfire
Wed Mar 03, 2021 11:09 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 33681
Views: 932203

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

https://mobile.twitter.com/ballouxfrancois/status/1366770844408696837 Good thread. "New preprint reporting that T-cell responses to #SARSCoV2 'variants of concerns' (B.1.1.7, B.1.351, P.1) are essentially unaffected relative to the 'ancestral' lineage." Much to my surprise I have my vaccine jab sch...
by eldanielfire
Wed Mar 03, 2021 11:07 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: No Irish, no.....actually it's just no irish now. WTF?
Replies: 100
Views: 3419

Re: No Irish, no.....actually it's just no irish now. WTF?

MrDominator wrote: Wed Mar 03, 2021 10:29 pm I'm sure Cornwall, Salcombe and Aldeburgh are absolutely devastated that the Irish haven't discovered them yet :lol:
Sush!!!! Don't let them know about them.
by eldanielfire
Wed Mar 03, 2021 11:06 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: 23 seconds from ‘have a word’ to ‘time on’
Replies: 106
Views: 5389

Re: 23 seconds from ‘have a word’ to ‘time on’

I disagree with him on the Williams try. If the ball hadn't hit Slade's leg it would have been "backwards, play on" and nobody would have looked at it twice. I do see however that it's areal grey area with some contradicting statements in the laws. IMO if it goes backwards it should never be regard...
by eldanielfire
Wed Mar 03, 2021 10:14 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: French ref allows cross field try from penalty kick with the water carriers still on the field
Replies: 7
Views: 599

Re: French ref allows cross field try from penalty kick with the water carriers still on the field

Gwenno wrote: Wed Mar 03, 2021 10:08 pm
camroc1 wrote: Wed Mar 03, 2021 10:06 pm Reminds me of the time a SA ref, and Scottish TJ, allowed the wrong ball be used in a line out for a Welsh try.
Still hurts?
That was back in 2011. :shock: A whole decade ago.
by eldanielfire
Wed Mar 03, 2021 10:12 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Has UK news media gone to far into imitation of Social Media?
Replies: 24
Views: 1027

Re: Has UK news media gone to far into imitation of Social Media?

If y ou actually watched this before going into your typical nonsensical diatribe stolen off twitter then you would realise that there was a Jewish man on the program who put the question to the politicians based on a tweet by Angela Raynor (IIRC). It was a very rational and sensible discussion as ...
by eldanielfire
Wed Mar 03, 2021 9:26 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: 23 seconds from ‘have a word’ to ‘time on’
Replies: 106
Views: 5389

Re: 23 seconds from ‘have a word’ to ‘time on’

Was it George Ford's fault? Not because Ford was out jumped. Interesting angel from Squidge. He got more footage of the incident. He says the TV footage made it look worse due to cut aways. However, the reason why England players where so bunched up was not because Farrell called them in to talk aft...
by eldanielfire
Wed Mar 03, 2021 8:01 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Culture Wars Mega Thread
Replies: 2351
Views: 123973

Re: The Culture Wars Mega Thread

It's a toy potato ffs get a grip. They came for the potato and we did nothing ... then they came for Buzz Lightyear :shock: You mean the new Beth Lightyear :x I'm finding the main issue is the Yank accent, cultural imperialism or some such ... The estate of Dr Seuss have scored an own goal by deman...
by eldanielfire
Wed Mar 03, 2021 7:57 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Laffer Curve thread
Replies: 127
Views: 4702

Re: The Laffer Curve thread

So Rishi's budget throws away all this Laffer curve bollocks then. Not really. If the UKs tax system was on the left side of the peak then there is still scope for more tax intake. The UK still has lowest Corporation take in the G7. As I' said before, the laffer curve is a thing, but the exact valu...
by eldanielfire
Wed Mar 03, 2021 4:42 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 33681
Views: 932203

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

The chief modeller in Ireland has been repeatedly wrong. Laughably so. Same for Neil Ferguson, although no-one seems to be able to stop him from being on the radio all the time. Thought we saw the last of him when he had covid, declared himself immune and then proceed to break his own rules by gett...
by eldanielfire
Wed Mar 03, 2021 1:49 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Krankie goes to Holyrood
Replies: 122
Views: 5750

Re: Krankie goes to Holyrood

Salmond would have just kept banging on about a referendum just as he had been for the past decade even though the reality was he had no intention of calling one until the polls were in his favour. Dave got it right by forcing the issue. I disagree. By forcing the issue Cameron gave the independenc...
by eldanielfire
Wed Mar 03, 2021 1:07 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: **OFFICIAL** English Rugby Thread
Replies: 88452
Views: 4570642

Re: **OFFICIAL** English Rugby Thread

Mike Brown is even more miserable than normal:

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by eldanielfire
Wed Mar 03, 2021 12:58 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 33681
Views: 932203

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Once again disingenuously trying to refute things I haven't said. A week ago no one knew when we will be open. Not If. In fact the only people claiming the lockdown and restrictions would keep going is loonies like you. Yes we did, the announcement was 10 days ago. Restrictions will “keep going” un...
by eldanielfire
Wed Mar 03, 2021 12:44 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 33681
Views: 932203

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

How can business “reopen” if their staff are furloughed, they’ve between now and Jun to plan their reopening. No one should be happy with borrowing 6 billion a month to be paid to keep business shut. They’re hooked on the magic money. They’re idiots. It means they can sort out when the bets time to...
by eldanielfire
Wed Mar 03, 2021 12:27 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Krankie goes to Holyrood
Replies: 122
Views: 5750

Re: Krankie goes to Holyrood

It's interesting how manic the pro-Independence crowd are going over on Twitter in defending Sturgeon and declaring the committee a fraud or how anyone who asks the tough question like Jackie Baillie should be booted off.
by eldanielfire
Wed Mar 03, 2021 12:08 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 33681
Views: 932203

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Frodder wrote: Wed Mar 03, 2021 12:06 pm Data not date driven. We'll see
If the death count is dropping faster, I'm happy to keep the current schedule for caution.
by eldanielfire
Wed Mar 03, 2021 12:01 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 33681
Views: 932203

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Some good news: The fall in Covid deaths in England is running around three weeks ahead of modelling estimates, figures show, as experts called for lockdown to be eased more quickly. Boris Johnson has promised that the Government will lift restrictions based on "data not dates", and figures now show...
by eldanielfire
Wed Mar 03, 2021 11:57 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 33681
Views: 932203

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Yes and for businesses it's a large expense when you have little to no income. It allows business to plan and set out their plans to return to being sustainable. You should be happy, it's going to end Bimbo. How can business “reopen” if their staff are furloughed, they’ve between now and Jun to pla...
by eldanielfire
Wed Mar 03, 2021 11:39 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 33681
Views: 932203

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Yes and for businesses it's a large expense when you have little to no income. It allows business to plan and set out their plans to return to being sustainable. You should be happy, it's going to end Bimbo. How can business “reopen” if their staff are furloughed, they’ve between now and Jun to pla...
by eldanielfire
Wed Mar 03, 2021 10:50 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 33681
Views: 932203

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Hooked on the magic money now. Can’t face the reality of the crash that coming. Terrible stuff. (And I say this as someone making out on furlough). Yeah, nothing to do with the pandemic not be over at all and people's jobs not exactly returning yet. All restrictions are stopping in Jun. So no need ...