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by Farva
Tue Apr 20, 2021 8:26 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37747
Views: 1075845

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

My vaccination appointment was cancelled admit was most likely AZ and I'm 46 Re-entered the app to check and message "You need Pfizer and we have no supply yet" No way Oz will get it all done by Christmas Why is it not okay to give AZ to younger people but it's okay to give it to older people? All ...
by Farva
Tue Apr 20, 2021 8:07 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Short back and sides
Replies: 49
Views: 1554

Re: Short back and sides

I had always assumed Malahide Mullet's name was just a bit fishy myself.
by Farva
Tue Apr 20, 2021 7:44 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 27173
Views: 1046277

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

While I appreciate that Rugby Australia is a pretty diabling organisation, I dont think that will qualify you for an early vaccine, so assume you mean something else?

And regarding Pfizer, if it meant a greater level of opening up, Id be happy to take my chances with AZ.
by Farva
Tue Apr 20, 2021 7:22 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Will the Springboks turn up to the Rugby Championship this year?
Replies: 118
Views: 2381

Re: Will the Springboks turn up to the Rugby Championship this year?

Clogs wrote: Tue Apr 20, 2021 7:16 am
Farva wrote: Tue Apr 20, 2021 4:43 am That photo is so old now it might as well have been in black and white.
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by Farva
Tue Apr 20, 2021 7:14 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Will the Springboks turn up to the Rugby Championship this year?
Replies: 118
Views: 2381

Re: Will the Springboks turn up to the Rugby Championship this year?

That photo is so old now it might as well have been in black and white. You make a good point. It is almost as old as the last Wallaby Bledisloe photo. Its interesting to see that with the Boks not actually doing anything, their fans are forced to ride the coat tails of other teams that are. South ...
by Farva
Tue Apr 20, 2021 6:51 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Will the Springboks turn up to the Rugby Championship this year?
Replies: 118
Views: 2381

Re: Will the Springboks turn up to the Rugby Championship this year?

That photo is so old now it might as well have been in black and white. You make a good point. It is almost as old as the last Wallaby Bledisloe photo. Its interesting to see that with the Boks not actually doing anything, their fans are forced to ride the coat tails of other teams that are. South ...
by Farva
Tue Apr 20, 2021 5:05 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Lions Tour Not Goonnneee
Replies: 22
Views: 1513

Re: Lions Tour Not Goonnneee

Are crowds allowed? Just no travellers? SARU is pushing to get the government to relax crowd restrictions as the SA Covid-19 stats are looking quite good and vaccines are starting to become available https://www.statista.com/graphic/1/1107993/coronavirus-cases-in-south-africa.jpg What is the progra...
by Farva
Tue Apr 20, 2021 4:43 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Will the Springboks turn up to the Rugby Championship this year?
Replies: 118
Views: 2381

Re: Will the Springboks turn up to the Rugby Championship this year?

That photo is so old now it might as well have been in black and white.
by Farva
Tue Apr 20, 2021 12:14 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 27173
Views: 1046277

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

He probably should have said FMG but to be fair they have just commissioned a hell of a lot of studies as early stages of kicking off a pretty significant investment in green energy. If they follow through it will be game changing. Green steel and the associated hydrogen aspirations? Yeah... that l...
by Farva
Mon Apr 19, 2021 11:30 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 27173
Views: 1046277

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

He probably should have said FMG but to be fair they have just commissioned a hell of a lot of studies as early stages of kicking off a pretty significant investment in green energy. If they follow through it will be game changing.
by Farva
Mon Apr 19, 2021 12:10 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Will the Springboks turn up to the Rugby Championship this year?
Replies: 118
Views: 2381

Re: Will the Springboks turn up to the Rugby Championship this year?

I’ve got a bottle of their chilli beer but haven’t opened it yet.
The beer tasting they do ends with one of their whiskeys!
by Farva
Mon Apr 19, 2021 11:57 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Will the Springboks turn up to the Rugby Championship this year?
Replies: 118
Views: 2381

Re: Will the Springboks turn up to the Rugby Championship this year?

:thumbup: Thank you for your ongoing concern. It would be great to see them involved in the Rugby Championship. Although I am sure you like all the other ANZ'ers prefer the 6 or 8 match Bledisloe (what are we up to now?). It would be nice if the Wallabies could win more than the one dead rubber a y...
by Farva
Mon Apr 19, 2021 10:20 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Will the Springboks turn up to the Rugby Championship this year?
Replies: 118
Views: 2381

Re: Will the Springboks turn up to the Rugby Championship this year?

I never thought I would see the day when so many ANZ'ers on here are pleading for the boks to get involved in the Rugby Championships. I thought the ANZ'ers on here were happy to see the back of them and couldn't wait for the 8 annual Bledisloe matches? What's changed boets? We are an empathetic gr...
by Farva
Mon Apr 19, 2021 6:22 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Will the Springboks turn up to the Rugby Championship this year?
Replies: 118
Views: 2381

Re: Will the Springboks turn up to the Rugby Championship this year?

I never thought I would see the day when so many ANZ'ers on here are pleading for the boks to get involved in the Rugby Championships. I thought the ANZ'ers on here were happy to see the back of them and couldn't wait for the 8 annual Bledisloe matches? What's changed boets? We are an empathetic gr...
by Farva
Mon Apr 19, 2021 4:35 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Will the Springboks turn up to the Rugby Championship this year?
Replies: 118
Views: 2381

Re: Will the Springboks turn up to the Rugby Championship this year?

I never thought I would see the day when so many ANZ'ers on here are pleading for the boks to get involved in the Rugby Championships. I thought the ANZ'ers on here were happy to see the back of them and couldn't wait for the 8 annual Bledisloe matches? What's changed boets? We are an empathetic gr...
by Farva
Mon Apr 19, 2021 3:34 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 27173
Views: 1046277

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

Ali's Choice wrote: Mon Apr 19, 2021 1:21 am
guy smiley wrote: Mon Apr 19, 2021 1:09 am Happy Birthday backscratchers :thumbup:
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by Farva
Sun Apr 18, 2021 11:55 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 27173
Views: 1046277

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

I always find claims that the ABC is biased to be quite lazy and usually driven by an agenda. The ABC has a charter to: (a) to provide within Australia innovative and comprehensive broadcasting services of a high standard as part of the Australian broadcasting system consisting of national, commerci...
by Farva
Sat Apr 17, 2021 10:08 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 27173
Views: 1046277

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

Bindi wrote: Fri Apr 16, 2021 12:57 pm Andrew Peacock gone!!!!! Really is the closing chapter on that period of history, with Hawke already passed.

At least we have ScoMo. :((
Andrew Peacock is an incredibly unfortunate name.
by Farva
Fri Apr 16, 2021 5:13 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 27173
Views: 1046277

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

Forgive my ignorance, donkry vote is just numbering 1 to xxx straight down the page and does count, whereas informal vote is either a blank vote or an incorrectly numbered vote that doesnt count. Surely the best way to manage donkey votes is to have the order of the candidates randomly generated on ...
by Farva
Tue Apr 13, 2021 12:44 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread
Replies: 377
Views: 7900

Re: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread

I do love MK but they'll be talking about Petaia in the year 3000. Were you also keen on Andrew Deegan a while ago? Plenty of Force fans wanted him in the Wallabies based on his electric form against the Wuhan Hotlungs. Mate did you read my last post? I might have even mentioned McGregor too. I was...
by Farva
Tue Apr 13, 2021 12:25 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread
Replies: 377
Views: 7900

Re: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread

:lol:
I got called out when I was complaining about no Force players in the Wallaby’s and had to come up with someone...
The closest Ralston will get to the Wallaby’s is souvenir store.

MK is also suffering from the least creative backline and coach in Australian rugby history.
by Farva
Tue Apr 13, 2021 12:04 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread
Replies: 377
Views: 7900

Re: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread

There are still people on the internet that want AAA picked in front of Tupou for....... reasons? They'll say Tupou is lazy - a bloke that plays 80m and destroys two Wallaby LHPs and is on track to break the Super Rugby try scoring record is lazy? Sure. They'll say he cheat in the scrum - no other ...
by Farva
Tue Apr 13, 2021 8:51 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread
Replies: 377
Views: 7900

Re: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread

We all know Mog knows more than Brad Thorn... I don't think Petaia is overrated. His performances back that up. It's just that there are also a lot of performances where he tries to do too much and stuffs everything up. He'll be fine. He has masses of raw talent. But his rugby brain is t there. He ...
by Farva
Thu Apr 08, 2021 1:21 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Beast beaches what yours
Replies: 166
Views: 4690

Re: Beast beaches what yours

jdogscoop wrote: Thu Apr 08, 2021 9:03 am
Farva wrote: Tue Apr 06, 2021 11:22 pm I just bought a place 5 mins walk from here

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Unless its Easter or Christmas, its pretty much empty and I am the only one on it.
In Victoria? Look like a couple I've been to recently on Phillip Island and at Lakes Entrance.
That is Venus Bay
by Farva
Wed Apr 07, 2021 12:12 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37747
Views: 1075845

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

No science regarding the efficacy of Masks has been positive for the mask being of any use, https://www.ucsf.edu/news/2020/06/417906/still-confused-about-masks-heres-science-behind-how-face-masks-prevent Posted on the UCSF website, authored by epidemiologist George Rutherford, MD, and infectious di...
by Farva
Wed Apr 07, 2021 12:04 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37747
Views: 1075845

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Frog, can I please take exception to one of your peices of so called research that you used as "evidence" https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3322898/ This should never have been published, it states the fecking obvious. It does show appalling practice, in these situation where AGP's are u...
by Farva
Tue Apr 06, 2021 11:24 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Beast beaches what yours
Replies: 166
Views: 4690

Re: Beast beaches what yours

Nah, not really. Certainly not at Currumbin which is on the Gold Coast. There are salties in on the coast at the Whitsundays but not out at Whitehaven. Also, the water is gin clear so you'd see them coming. The only nasties in the Whitsundays are jelly fish that will sting you to death and sharks t...
by Farva
Tue Apr 06, 2021 11:22 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Beast beaches what yours
Replies: 166
Views: 4690

Re: Beast beaches what yours

I just bought a place 5 mins walk from here

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Unless its Easter or Christmas, its pretty much empty and I am the only one on it.
by Farva
Mon Apr 05, 2021 11:56 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Most trouble you have been in with the missus
Replies: 60
Views: 5056

Re: Most trouble you have been in with the missus

When I lived in Melbourne, I transported a rather lovely work mate to and from every day. One day she picked up her laundry and left the bag in the back seat of my car. Next morning, my missus comes in to me after using the car for shopping and holds up a small pair of satin panties she found on th...
by Farva
Mon Apr 05, 2021 7:58 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 27173
Views: 1046277

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

Jim Molan has announced he is taking time off after a serious cancer diagnosis.

I don’t like the mans politics but cancer is a plum. Hope he beats it. All the best Jim.
by Farva
Sun Apr 04, 2021 11:37 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 27173
Views: 1046277

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

They are now sending critical cases from PNG to Qld hospitals. I don't mind helping sending extra vaccines to PNG, but we still have 40,000 Aussies trying to return home. Seriously WTF?! Took me 10 months, 4 cancelled flights even though I bought an $8,000 business class airfare, airlines kept tryi...
by Farva
Sun Apr 04, 2021 6:45 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 27173
Views: 1046277

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

They are now sending critical cases from PNG to Qld hospitals. I don't mind helping sending extra vaccines to PNG, but we still have 40,000 Aussies trying to return home. Seriously WTF?! Took me 10 months, 4 cancelled flights even though I bought an $8,000 business class airfare, airlines kept tryi...
by Farva
Sun Apr 04, 2021 6:41 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 27173
Views: 1046277

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

Does AZ have problems? I know the media says so, but when I looked in to it no study could find a connection. I then looked at the prevelance of blood clots in the general population. It’s 1 in 1000 per year. So if we have given 200,000 vaccines we would expect maybe 2 or 3 people to present with cl...
by Farva
Sat Apr 03, 2021 11:39 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rebels v Reds
Replies: 52
Views: 704

Re: Rebels v Reds

The Optimist wrote: Sat Apr 03, 2021 11:36 am Leota looks handy. :thumbup:
It’s the haircut.
by Farva
Sat Apr 03, 2021 11:39 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rebels v Reds
Replies: 52
Views: 704

Re: Rebels v Reds

What has happened to Petaia? He is awful and not super rugby level at the moment.
by Farva
Sat Apr 03, 2021 11:33 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rebels v Reds
Replies: 52
Views: 704

Re: Rebels v Reds

And why do the Rebels. Well, Hodge, throw 4 man cut out passes? It’s cost them two tries tonight.
by Farva
Sat Apr 03, 2021 11:33 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rebels v Reds
Replies: 52
Views: 704

Re: Rebels v Reds

shanky wrote: Sat Apr 03, 2021 11:03 am More Wessells uninspiring tactics.

Left, right, right, left, drop it
Weasels looked good when he had a good support team. But not now.
by Farva
Sat Apr 03, 2021 10:33 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rebels v Reds
Replies: 52
Views: 704

Re: Rebels v Reds

Great try by Hodge but he is not playing well, Rebels centre’s are stifling.

Rebs scrum on top at the moment, Uelese is probably the reason for that.
by Farva
Thu Apr 01, 2021 7:48 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The 'State of Australian rugby' thread
Replies: 137
Views: 2602

Re: The 'State of Australian rugby' thread

And in the long run I think Covid will help us. It has ended Super rugby as a competition between SA, Aus and NZ. That wasnt working. Having the Super Rugby AU and then a Trans Tasman comp after will reinvigorate the game. Its a far better product that the abortion we had two years ago. And we could...