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by Whatever
Tue Jan 19, 2021 4:45 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128401
Views: 5517428

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

Pentagon tells Trump to fudge off when he asks for a military parade and send off. Hopefully the crew of Air Force One tell him the same thing when he lands in Florida, and toss his bags out onto the tarmac... https://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/us-election-donald-trumps-request-for-huge-military-styl...
by Whatever
Mon Jan 18, 2021 6:48 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128401
Views: 5517428

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

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/Er05zqiXcAE6uz7?format=jpg&name=large As I said, this sums up Trump. Sad man, horrible man to be true. And to make sure this goes down in history as a true representation of his mind, he also pardonned a war criminal. He certainly did seem hellbent on killing Americans; ...
by Whatever
Mon Jan 18, 2021 6:15 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128401
Views: 5517428

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

Mick how about if there is no evidence of fraud found and when Biden becomes president next January, you have to flounce? There has been evidence. Many people gave written and verbal evidence of fraud at numerous hearings. The fact it has not been tried in court is irrelevant Looks like there will ...
by Whatever
Mon Jan 18, 2021 5:02 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128401
Views: 5517428

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

ovalball wrote: Mon Jan 18, 2021 4:56 pm BBC reporting an attack near the Capitol - smoke seen.
Just a small fire apparently. Everyone's a bit edgy atm.
by Whatever
Mon Jan 18, 2021 6:40 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128401
Views: 5517428

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

Pentagon tells Trump to fudge off when he asks for a military parade and send off. Hopefully the crew of Air Force One tell him the same thing when he lands in Florida, and toss his bags out onto the tarmac... https://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/us-election-donald-trumps-request-for-huge-military-styl...
by Whatever
Mon Jan 18, 2021 5:09 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128401
Views: 5517428

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

Pentagon tells Trump to fudge off when he asks for a military parade and send off. Hopefully the crew of Air Force One tell him the same thing when he lands in Florida, and toss his bags out onto the tarmac... https://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/us-election-donald-trumps-request-for-huge-military-styl...
by Whatever
Mon Jan 18, 2021 12:59 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official NFL 2020
Replies: 9022
Views: 502541

Re: Official NFL 2020

This guy Harris for the Saints sure is a slippery customer.
by Whatever
Sun Jan 17, 2021 10:46 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official NFL 2020
Replies: 9022
Views: 502541

Re: Official NFL 2020

fonzeee wrote: Sun Jan 17, 2021 10:43 pm I don't know the particulars of the rule, but I'd like to think there's some accounting for the fact that the ballcarrier had laid out and in doing so had placed his helmet in an extremely low position.
Flippin' dangerous, on the necks for both the flying headbutter and headbuttee.
by Whatever
Sun Jan 17, 2021 10:33 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128401
Views: 5517428

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

The US must be a hell of a place to live at the moment with 330 million citizens on edge, Covid rampant, crazies with guns, street rioting, extreme right and left groups popping their heads up, evictions through poverty, 9 thousand Hondurans marching up through central America to enter the US, lobb...
by Whatever
Sun Jan 17, 2021 7:20 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128401
Views: 5517428

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

On CNN now they showing video footage from the New Yorker's Luke Mogelson of the insurrection, including the rioters (incl the Horned One) inside Congress going through members' papers. Incredible stuff. Many of them are just idiots, but some are intent on finding 'evidence' of wrongdoing in their e...
by Whatever
Sun Jan 17, 2021 5:07 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official NFL 2020
Replies: 9022
Views: 502541

Re: Official NFL 2020

Well that's the 2 teams from the DMV gone. Ignominious end for Jackson.

Looking forward to Brady v Brees tomorrow.
by Whatever
Sun Jan 17, 2021 4:03 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official NFL 2020
Replies: 9022
Views: 502541

Re: Official NFL 2020

johnstrac wrote: Sat Jan 16, 2021 12:03 pm I want Packers, Saints, Bills and Chiefs.
I suspect the Bucs and Ravens (really dislike them) will upset that however.
Why so?

At least this game is a tight one, Packers was a blow out.
by Whatever
Sun Jan 17, 2021 2:32 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Highlanders vs Crusaders: MATCH THREAD: Fri 26th Feb
Replies: 15
Views: 390

Re: Highlanders vs Crusaders: MATCH THREAD: Fri 26th Feb

Rugby is really boring me these days. I'm looking forward more to the start of the F1 season. Quite a change up. That's sad to hear. I found the All Black season in 2020 a bit boring last year, but SR Aotearoa was unreal. As was the Mitre 10 Cup. And I'm also looking forward to the Trans-Tasman cro...
by Whatever
Sat Jan 16, 2021 11:11 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Best Rock Guitarist
Replies: 103
Views: 2270

Re: Best Rock Guitarist

Not much love for B.B King in this thread? :frown: I think we’re all thinking rock in the modern sense rather than blues. He’s incredible along with so many other blues greats. Many years ago I attended an Eric Clapton concert at the Royal Albert Hall, where he brought out Robert Cray, then Buddy G...
by Whatever
Sat Jan 16, 2021 7:25 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Best Rock Guitarist
Replies: 103
Views: 2270

Re: Best Rock Guitarist

The best is Hendrix, all incredibly subjective of course. My favourites to listen to in no particular order; Neil Young Adam Franklin Larry Lalonde George Harrison Buzz Osborne Duane Denison Jonny Greenwood Steve Gunn John Frusciante (Mother’s Milk / BSSM) Josh Homme Mark Knopfler Dean Ween Slash (...
by Whatever
Sat Jan 16, 2021 5:04 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128401
Views: 5517428

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

creepy joe and kamaltoe (& polosi) , was wondering what would happen if they were nicked for federal crimes before high noon on 20th.. swear in the don again, or void election / another election? Sounds like what some spotty nerdy 12 year-old would say to his equally spotty nerdish friends, snigger...
by Whatever
Sat Jan 16, 2021 3:32 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Best Rock Guitarist
Replies: 103
Views: 2270

Re: Best Rock Guitarist

Slim 293 wrote: Sat Jan 16, 2021 3:28 am Here’s six...

Hendrix
Duane Denison
Adrian Belew
Keiji Haino
Prince
Billy Gibbons
How about...
Richie Blackmore
Alvin Lee

They never seem to get any love on these threads.
Oh, and the obligatory
Dave Gilmore, the Gavin Henson of guitarists
by Whatever
Sat Jan 16, 2021 2:24 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Trump's Top Three. The Thread!
Replies: 80
Views: 3139

Re: Trump's Top Three. The Thread!

1. Stoking an insurrection amongst his pathetically sad mob and then pretending it was some black guy 2. Wanting to have sex with his daughter . The fact that isn't number one is something that can be debated over the years though as noted she is pretty good looking in a WASPish way 3. All the othe...
by Whatever
Sat Jan 16, 2021 2:05 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Trump's Top Three. The Thread!
Replies: 80
Views: 3139

Re: Trump's Top Three. The Thread!

1. Stoking an insurrection amongst his pathetically sad mob and then pretending it was some black guy 2. Wanting to have sex with his daughter . The fact that isn't number one is something that can be debated over the years though as noted she is pretty good looking in a WASPish way 3. All the othe...
by Whatever
Sat Jan 16, 2021 1:51 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Trump's Top Three. The Thread!
Replies: 80
Views: 3139

Re: Trump's Top Three. The Thread!

1. Stoking an insurrection amongst his pathetically sad mob and then pretending it was some black guy 2. Wanting to have sex with his daughter . The fact that isn't number one is something that can be debated over the years though as noted she is pretty good looking in a WASPish way 3. All the othe...
by Whatever
Sat Jan 16, 2021 1:29 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128401
Views: 5517428

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

Remember when Trump suggesting the US buy Greenland and Sen insisted it was a good idea worth considering? Ah it's nostalgia time. Probably deserves a thread of its own, but I think my favourite was when Trump suggested to Spain's Foreign Minister that they should build a wall across the Sahara to ...
by Whatever
Sat Jan 16, 2021 1:21 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128401
Views: 5517428

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

Trump apparently asking for a full military send-off. So much lack of self-awareness. How about a firing squad, would that fit the bill? :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: In fact the great narcissist will receive a departure ceremony at Joint Base Andrews (Prin...
by Whatever
Sat Jan 16, 2021 12:59 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128401
Views: 5517428

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

Remember when Trump suggesting the US buy Greenland and Sen insisted it was a good idea worth considering? Ah it's nostalgia time. Probably deserves a thread of its own, but I think my favourite was when Trump suggested to Spain's Foreign Minister that they should build a wall across the Sahara to ...
by Whatever
Sat Jan 16, 2021 12:52 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 29247
Views: 806824

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Just seeing this on the BBC: "some of the world's biggest tennis stars - and Mr Mike - touching down for the upcoming Australian Open tournament has frustrated many Australians unable to return home due to the pandemic. Australia currently has a cap on the number of international arrivals, with peop...
by Whatever
Sat Jan 16, 2021 12:37 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128401
Views: 5517428

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

Remember when Trump suggesting the US buy Greenland and Sen insisted it was a good idea worth considering? Ah it's nostalgia time. Probably deserves a thread of its own, but I think my favourite was when Trump suggested to Spain's Foreign Minister that they should build a wall across the Sahara to ...
by Whatever
Fri Jan 15, 2021 10:25 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128401
Views: 5517428

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

In further utterly shocking new: Trump has been adjudged by impeccable, unimpeachable sources, the very worst president EVER. https://www.stuff.co.nz/world/americas/300206677/is-donald-trump-the-worst-us-president-ever-historians-say-so I had heard he or Andrew Johnson. Nixon at 29th best president...
by Whatever
Fri Jan 15, 2021 9:36 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128401
Views: 5517428

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

Trump apparently asking for a full military send-off. So much lack of self-awareness.

How about a firing squad, would that fit the bill?
by Whatever
Fri Jan 15, 2021 2:30 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128401
Views: 5517428

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

So Trump has come out swinging against the Northern Spotted Owl now by have his administration roll back protections against logging old growth areas in the Pacific Northwest. One more deregulation. At least he's not launching attacks against Iran... After previously opening Alaska's Tongass Forest...
by Whatever
Fri Jan 15, 2021 4:38 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128401
Views: 5517428

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

So Trump has come out swinging against the Northern Spotted Owl now by have his administration roll back protections against logging old growth areas in the Pacific Northwest. One more deregulation. At least he's not launching attacks against Iran... After previously opening Alaska's Tongass Forest...
by Whatever
Fri Jan 15, 2021 3:48 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128401
Views: 5517428

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

So Trump has come out swinging against the Northern Spotted Owl now by have his administration roll back protections against logging old growth areas in the Pacific Northwest. One more deregulation. At least he's not launching attacks against Iran... After previously opening Alaska's Tongass Forest...
by Whatever
Thu Jan 14, 2021 8:23 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128401
Views: 5517428

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

A simplistic way of thinking about it I heard is, if a bunch of guys are talking about overthrowing the state in your corner shop, you have every right to ban them so your shop doesn't get SWAT'd. Even if they are buying a token mars bar with each visit. I think there is a key difference. Twitter e...
by Whatever
Thu Jan 14, 2021 7:02 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128401
Views: 5517428

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

Announced that the National Mall will be closed on Inauguration Day, so no crowd for Biden's inauguration, other than the National Guard and dignitaries. Feds say the far right 'chatter' is off the charts. Something due to happen. Had a glance for the first time at them in a bit of detail on their ...
by Whatever
Thu Jan 14, 2021 6:25 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128401
Views: 5517428

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

Announced that the National Mall will be closed on Inauguration Day, so no crowd for Biden's inauguration, other than the National Guard and dignitaries.

Feds say the far right 'chatter' is off the charts. Something due to happen.
by Whatever
Thu Jan 14, 2021 4:16 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128401
Views: 5517428

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

There should be a law that makes people accountable for their lies. Well, online anonymity has to disappear then. Online freedoms are going to be clamped down on and restricted in the aftermath of this. It's inevitable, and it's not just going to be the bad ones that will apply to. Senate Democrats...
by Whatever
Thu Jan 14, 2021 5:51 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128401
Views: 5517428

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

These fascists certainly knew their way around the Capitol Building. Maybe the woman in this clip was the electrician that wired the place or something..... 😳 https://twitter.com/kristinminkdc/status/1349259399404126208?s=21 The guy stealing the hard disk at around 1:52-1:55 as well :shock: He was ...
by Whatever
Thu Jan 14, 2021 4:03 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128401
Views: 5517428

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

:lol: after all the variations of 'orange man bad' and years of calling his supporters deplorables, fascists, morons, etc.....some folk have got the nerve to project about playing the man. 8) And you are projecting about projecting. whatever.. :) btw, if you're really in maryland, i envy you. so cl...
by Whatever
Thu Jan 14, 2021 3:45 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128401
Views: 5517428

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

merry! wrote: Thu Jan 14, 2021 3:38 am :lol:

after all the variations of 'orange man bad' and years of calling his supporters deplorables, fascists, morons, etc.....some folk have got the nerve to project about playing the man.
8) And you are projecting about projecting.
by Whatever
Thu Jan 14, 2021 3:30 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128401
Views: 5517428

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

It is amazing there are people like Merry and millions others still happy to defend Trump. Truly mind boggling stuff. we're not all hysterical drama queens. 20k to protect the capitol for a virtual inauguration, lol. what's that all about, really.. Who ordered 20k troops? Can you tell us who’s resp...
by Whatever
Thu Jan 14, 2021 3:20 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 128401
Views: 5517428

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

It is amazing there are people like Merry and millions others still happy to defend Trump. Truly mind boggling stuff. we're not all hysterical drama queens. 20k to protect the capitol for a virtual inauguration, lol. what's that all about, really.. Well clearly it's for Biden to boast about his ina...
by Whatever
Thu Jan 14, 2021 2:38 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: PR's 7 Rugby Predictions for 2021
Replies: 4
Views: 311

Re: PR's 7 Rugby Predictions for 2021

PR does issue some rubbish ... especially Jake. 1. For France to be first SA has to 1) play games and 2) lose a lot - given regular weighting SA, and that i don't think France are playing SA, i don't think they can be first (not enough points). SA gain / lose no points on Lions. 2. Foster will surv...