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by kiap
Fri Sep 18, 2020 5:54 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Where is Guy Smiley?
Replies: 21
Views: 438

Re: Where is Guy Smiley?

Duff Paddy wrote: Fri Sep 18, 2020 4:44 pm Did he get covid’ed
Nein. Shanky’s mate ... gorn to the new bored.
by kiap
Thu Sep 17, 2020 12:56 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Bulldog Memorial Cup: 2020 US Open
Replies: 50
Views: 357

Re: Bulldog Memorial Cup: 2020 US Open

earl the beaver wrote: Thu Sep 17, 2020 11:46 am
kiap wrote: Thu Sep 17, 2020 1:36 am USA - Johnson, Dustin
GB&I - McIlroy, Rory
Europe - Rahm, Jon
Africa - Bezuidenhout, Christiaan
Aus/NZ - Leishman, Marc
RoW - Ancer, Abraham
Wildcard - Westwood, Lee
Westwood won in Abu Dhabi in January so isn't eligible
:nod: Yep. I'm happy to keep him as a blank.
by kiap
Thu Sep 17, 2020 1:36 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Bulldog Memorial Cup: 2020 US Open
Replies: 50
Views: 357

Re: Bulldog Memorial Cup: 2020 US Open

USA - Johnson, Dustin
GB&I - McIlroy, Rory
Europe - Rahm, Jon
Africa - Bezuidenhout, Christiaan
Aus/NZ - Leishman, Marc
RoW - Ancer, Abraham
Wildcard - Westwood, Lee
by kiap
Wed Sep 16, 2020 3:00 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Re: Crossword - Wednesday
Replies: 5
Views: 29

Re: Crossword - Wednesday

You're welcome. Why TF can't I spoiler or read spoilered posts? Forum was set up by an amateur with stuff not working. I have been using colours to match the background as a spoiler in this thread. color=#E1EBF2 or color=#ECF3F7, depending on whether the post is odd or even in sequence ... e.g. << ...
by kiap
Wed Sep 16, 2020 2:15 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Re: Crossword - Wednesday
Replies: 5
Views: 29

Re: Crossword - Wednesday

9A << select the lines below to reveal >>
RECONDITE
anag {diet + once + r(esearch)}

<<end select>>
by kiap
Wed Sep 16, 2020 1:58 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Re: Crossword - Wednesday
Replies: 5
Views: 29

Re: Crossword - Wednesday

Ta hlvp

1D << select the lines below to reveal >>
SCREAMS

SS: ship
CREAM: elite

<<end select>>
by kiap
Tue Sep 15, 2020 1:17 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wallabies 2020 thread
Replies: 1128
Views: 15434

Re: Wallabies 2020 thread

Calling Bindi. Come in, Bindi. Over. Rugby Union: Is Fraser McReight ready to lead the Wallabies? Wayne Smith 5:12PM September 15, 2020 It hasn’t happened for 59 years and the last 39 skippers, but is it possible Dave Rennie will announce an uncapped player as Wallabies captain early next week? Cert...
by kiap
Thu Sep 10, 2020 6:05 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Unusual Maps Thread
Replies: 1870
Views: 274121

Re: The Unusual Maps Thread

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I'm sure NZ has some but they're not mentioned.
by kiap
Wed Sep 09, 2020 12:36 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Our old friend is still at it
Replies: 282
Views: 15571

Re: Our old friend is still at it

OttawaKat wrote: Tue Sep 08, 2020 4:23 pm Did he set up the Tier 2/3 Forum?
The short answer, the true answer and best answer:

No.
by kiap
Tue Sep 08, 2020 5:33 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Unusual Maps Thread
Replies: 1870
Views: 274121

Re: The Unusual Maps Thread

Land use US:

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by kiap
Mon Sep 07, 2020 10:13 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Melbourne. Fvcked.
Replies: 1976
Views: 35184

Re: Melbourne. Fvcked.

Anonymous 1 wrote: Mon Sep 07, 2020 9:42 amI don't see the point in comparing Sweden to Australia or many other countries. Best to compare the nordic nations with each other.
Take it to another thread then, old cock. :)
by kiap
Mon Sep 07, 2020 10:07 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Our old friend is still at it
Replies: 282
Views: 15571

Re: Our old friend is still at it

robmatic wrote: Mon Sep 07, 2020 7:44 am
Ghost-Of-Nepia wrote: Sun Sep 06, 2020 9:04 pm Really? His Facebook was active 3 days ago, by the looks.
Mutual friends were posting RIP messages on Saturday.
... "sadly, a private person too, who we couldn't reach to help"

I didn't know the guy, and don't want to read too much between the lines, but it maybe indicates a particular way.
by kiap
Sat Sep 05, 2020 1:41 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Trans-Tasman comp to replace Super Rugby in 2021
Replies: 1860
Views: 27241

Re: Trans-Tasman comp to replace Super Rugby in 2021

NZR already has a broadcast deal. Were you unaware of that? <ahem> I think you'll find that "broadcast deal" can't be fulfilled. It has to go back to the drawing board. Moreover, NZR also took a stake in Sky NZ. A decision that looked better then than it does now. That's not to say NZR are fvcked; ...
by kiap
Fri Sep 04, 2020 5:51 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Trans-Tasman comp to replace Super Rugby in 2021
Replies: 1860
Views: 27241

Re: Trans-Tasman comp to replace Super Rugby in 2021

mdaclarke wrote: Fri Sep 04, 2020 5:25 pmMy preference would be for the Bok teams to stay in Super Rugby but if they go it alone or join Pro 16 then so be it
So, essentially not too fussed.
by kiap
Fri Sep 04, 2020 5:11 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Trans-Tasman comp to replace Super Rugby in 2021
Replies: 1860
Views: 27241

Re: Trans-Tasman comp to replace Super Rugby in 2021

A bit of push back from the players? No more AB-Bok tests (for ever and ever!) would absolutely be a push back. Not that there's been a suggestion of that. :) O'dark o'clock soup games ... maybe not so much. How fussed about soup do things get at your end, Monsieur da Clarke? I know I am probably a...
by kiap
Thu Sep 03, 2020 6:03 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Trans-Tasman comp to replace Super Rugby in 2021
Replies: 1860
Views: 27241

Re: Trans-Tasman comp to replace Super Rugby in 2021

Shanky is correct
by kiap
Sun Aug 30, 2020 4:25 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread
Replies: 15420
Views: 327227

Re: OFFICIAL Brexit Thread

The Brits could loan you Tony Abbott WTF were these Brits thinking? :lol: Tony Abbott has reportedly been hired as trade envoy to the United Kingdom Prime Minister Scott Morrison has brushed questions about Tony Abbott possibly having to register as an agent of foreign influence through a new UK tr...
by kiap
Thu Aug 27, 2020 2:05 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Well this site...
Replies: 55
Views: 2051

Re: Well this site...

Nice effort from the work experience coder You have to rotate the screen on a mobile to get the login button out from under the search field... :lol: Matt - can you screen shot for me pls? Not sure if this will work ... Screenshot below. The PR banner/menu bar seems to overlay the messageboard's to...
by kiap
Mon Aug 24, 2020 11:12 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Melbourne. Fvcked.
Replies: 1976
Views: 35184

Re: Melbourne. Fvcked.

Mods, please move these soap-dodging torygraph posts to the main thread >> HERE :thumbup:

That's already been brexited ta fuck ... sadly for its OP, our own 6.Jones. :(
by kiap
Mon Aug 24, 2020 5:55 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 25462
Views: 894057

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

Towny’s right. The ACCC has written legislation allowing large media companies to extort Facebook and Google so far, and any other players that may emerge. The premise is that media companies need to recoup costs incurred through devices provided by the two tech companies. Services they don’t charg...
by kiap
Sun Aug 23, 2020 11:27 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Songs made better by the Capo
Replies: 20
Views: 853

Re: Songs made better by the Capo

Here Comes the Sun Powerful medicine: On New York’s Long Island, the joyful “Here Comes the Sun” blasts overhead on the public address system at Mount Sinai South Nassau in Oceanside every time a COVID-19 patient is discharged. In Detroit, one of the newest U.S. hot spots for the fast-spreading dis...
by kiap
Sat Aug 22, 2020 12:55 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Counting to 50 thread
Replies: 22
Views: 721

Re: Counting to 50 thread

camroc1 wrote:The end of the bored is nigh................
50 + 1
by kiap
Sat Aug 22, 2020 12:25 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Brumbies v Tahs - Saturday 7.15 AEST
Replies: 54
Views: 790

Re: Brumbies v Tahs - Saturday 7.15 AEST

towny wrote:So creepy......

Where’d you live now btw? Exactly.
1060 West Addison Street
by kiap
Sat Aug 22, 2020 11:49 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Brumbies v Tahs - Saturday 7.15 AEST
Replies: 54
Views: 790

Re: Brumbies v Tahs - Saturday 7.15 AEST

Fair do's
by kiap
Sat Aug 22, 2020 11:47 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Brumbies v Tahs - Saturday 7.15 AEST
Replies: 54
Views: 790

Re: Brumbies v Tahs - Saturday 7.15 AEST

Jeezuz, no right to stay in

no chalk?
by kiap
Sat Aug 22, 2020 11:43 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Brumbies v Tahs - Saturday 7.15 AEST
Replies: 54
Views: 790

Re: Brumbies v Tahs - Saturday 7.15 AEST

They needed a score there
by kiap
Sat Aug 22, 2020 11:14 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Brumbies v Tahs - Saturday 7.15 AEST
Replies: 54
Views: 790

Re: Brumbies v Tahs - Saturday 7.15 AEST

Tah scrum on skates?
by kiap
Sat Aug 22, 2020 11:09 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Counting to 50 thread
Replies: 22
Views: 721

Re: Counting to 50 thread

3

Hey Muse!
by kiap
Sat Aug 22, 2020 5:31 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 109880
Views: 4901223

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

TheFrog wrote:
6.Jones wrote:It was a play on words. Condom. Condominium.
:lol: :((
I was reminded of Jean Condom

Image

Makes sense in French it is "capote anglaise"
by kiap
Sat Aug 22, 2020 5:12 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 25462
Views: 894057

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

shanky wrote:
kiap wrote:Interestingly, it seems that Tokyo Rose may have been a down-home patriot all along?
That link doesn’t work for me

What’s the gist?
Try this: http://archive.is/HXWIN

The story has a bit of an Aussie angle as well.
by kiap
Fri Aug 21, 2020 7:47 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Trans-Tasman comp to replace Super Rugby in 2021
Replies: 1860
Views: 27241

Re: Trans-Tasman comp to replace Super Rugby in 2021

If you read the comments on the Guardian article you will see that Mr Harris is indeed a highly respected rugby journalist. No doubt he's a top bloke of unimpeachable integrity — as is CrazyI and Shanky's Persnickety Ol' Mate. :thumbup: I just wouldn't be putting any money (even yours) on the analy...
by kiap
Fri Aug 21, 2020 7:27 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Trans-Tasman comp to replace Super Rugby in 2021
Replies: 1860
Views: 27241

Re: Trans-Tasman comp to replace Super Rugby in 2021

If you read the comments on the Guardian article you will see that Mr Harris is indeed a highly respected rugby journalist. No doubt he's a top bloke of unimpeachable integrity — as is CrazyI and Shanky's Persnickety Ol' Mate. :thumbup: I just wouldn't be putting any money (even yours) on the analy...
by kiap
Fri Aug 21, 2020 7:16 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 25462
Views: 894057

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

Interestingly, it seems that Tokyo Rose may have been a down-home patriot all along?
by kiap
Fri Aug 21, 2020 6:27 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Trans-Tasman comp to replace Super Rugby in 2021
Replies: 1860
Views: 27241

Re: Trans-Tasman comp to replace Super Rugby in 2021

Those guys must be reading this forum, I made that suggestion on this thread a few weeks ago. You maybe onto something. Mike, I am dissappoint You've let yourself down, you've let your country down and — most importantly — you've let your family down. Your brains trust is Bret Harris and some bloke...
by kiap
Thu Aug 20, 2020 6:57 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 25462
Views: 894057

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

Put Chyna on hold for a moment.

Google is serving me up this:
  • Image

    Methinks they want to apply some Amazon-style customer relations in Australia.
But fuck 'em ... tax them early, tax them often.
by kiap
Thu Aug 20, 2020 12:25 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Mullet's 100% Accurate Best Jersey for each team
Replies: 157
Views: 3081

Re: Mullet's 100% Accurate Best Jersey for each team

Ali's Choice wrote:Image
Was there a lot of leftover "NZ grey" material that needed to get used up around this era?
by kiap
Thu Aug 20, 2020 12:02 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Vlad's at it again
Replies: 1626
Views: 69383

Re: Vlad's at it again

Nolanator wrote:Nah, I reported my own post. No need for duplicates.
I gave no such permission.

Thread should have merged.
by kiap
Thu Aug 20, 2020 11:57 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Mullet's 100% Accurate Best Jersey for each team
Replies: 157
Views: 3081

Re: Mullet's 100% Accurate Best Jersey for each team

Bindi wrote:Image

Can't find a pic of one with XXXX as the minor sponsor.
Old skool ....

Image
by kiap
Thu Aug 20, 2020 11:45 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Vlad's at it again
Replies: 1626
Views: 69383

Re: Vlad's at it again

Nolanator wrote:Just started a new thread, but knew there'd be an old one somewhere.
Who deleted the thread?

F'n administrator accidentally botched the controls again?

You just cant help really really bad luck....
by kiap
Wed Aug 19, 2020 9:42 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: An opportunity for MLR to expand in Canada?
Replies: 9
Views: 351

Re: An opportunity for MLR to expand in Canada?

Flyin Ryan wrote:Chicago is not New York as far as "you must have a team there if you want to be a pro league", but no teams in the Midwest sticks out as a giant hole in the league's footprint. It also makes the league a 2 coasts league instead of something national.
Surprising that Hawaii seems to have priority?