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by Floppykid
Fri Sep 18, 2020 8:52 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 90041
Views: 2969540

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Fück Covid. It's a load of ask my bollox and the only way the truth won't come out is so many cünts have pledged their reputations on the stupid decisions they have and keep making. Well they can fück off and send me to Kilmainham if they want but I won't be silenced Can't tell if this Gemma stuff ...
by Floppykid
Fri Sep 18, 2020 8:48 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 90041
Views: 2969540

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Fück Covid. It's a load of ask my bollox and the only way the truth won't come out is so many cünts have pledged their reputations on the stupid decisions they have and keep making. Well they can fück off and send me to Kilmainham if they want but I won't be silenced Can't tell if this Gemma stuff ...
by Floppykid
Fri Sep 18, 2020 5:47 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 90041
Views: 2969540

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Thinking about it, I suspect this goes back to the €9 toastie, and lumping pubs that serve meals in with restaurants. We all know of pubs that have been taking the piss with this; whilst restaurants have been very good about spacing, and you don't get the same "atmosphere" as you do in pubs. I do f...
by Floppykid
Fri Sep 18, 2020 5:30 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 427085
Views: 15818195

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Gambling. x( :thumbdown: Yeah it is a bit perverse how it’s become intrinsically linked with sport and how a major sporting event can’t be previewed without discussing odds and spreads. I’ve gone from being an enthusiastic participant to despising the whole charade of an industry and everything it ...
by Floppykid
Fri Sep 18, 2020 5:10 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 90041
Views: 2969540

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

I never could have anticipated NPHET/The Gov. would have to make hard and unpopular decisions.
I'm stunned.
by Floppykid
Fri Sep 18, 2020 5:09 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 427085
Views: 15818195

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Gambling. x( :thumbdown:
by Floppykid
Fri Sep 18, 2020 5:03 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 90041
Views: 2969540

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

https://twitter.com/RadioCleary/status/1306964772412362753 This been posted? Some of the comments are nearly as bad as the offence. https://twitter.com/chr1sholt/status/1306982024884948992 Same old problem. Politicians feel they need to rise above this when they actually need to press charges. We'l...
by Floppykid
Fri Sep 18, 2020 4:58 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 90041
Views: 2969540

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

CM11 wrote: Fri Sep 18, 2020 4:54 pm
Floppykid wrote: Fri Sep 18, 2020 4:19 pm https://twitter.com/RadioCleary/status/ ... 2412362753

This been posted?
Some of the comments are nearly as bad as the offence.
https://twitter.com/chr1sholt/status/13 ... 4884948992
by Floppykid
Fri Sep 18, 2020 4:52 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 90041
Views: 2969540

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

https://twitter.com/RadioCleary/status/1306964772412362753 This been posted? Absolutely disgraceful, and hope she's prosecuted and gets a criminal record for that. All this social media hatred for “the Irish Tory Party” - are people surprised it has come to this? The idiot probably thought she was ...
by Floppykid
Fri Sep 18, 2020 4:33 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 90041
Views: 2969540

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

https://twitter.com/RadioCleary/status/1306964772412362753 This been posted? Absolutely disgraceful, and hope she's prosecuted and gets a criminal record for that. Assault on the Tanaiste, should net her a hefty charge really. Though who knows if they'll be able to identify the clown. Wonder what h...
by Floppykid
Fri Sep 18, 2020 4:30 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 90041
Views: 2969540

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Running off with her skateboard she probably just lugs around to look edgy. :lol:

Yeah, but where tf was security?
by Floppykid
Fri Sep 18, 2020 3:14 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 427085
Views: 15818195

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

I'm worried their pack will f us up and Itoje will have one of those games. But that's always the worry playing Sarries/Engurlund
by Floppykid
Thu Sep 17, 2020 8:04 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 90041
Views: 2969540

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Another beauty from Rte today. Esri economist says that some parts of the economy have held up relatively well. Perry tells him that that will be no comfort to the people who have had their covid payments cut today! He had to explain to her like a child that we needed a strong economy in order for ...
by Floppykid
Thu Sep 17, 2020 8:03 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 427085
Views: 15818195

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

What do we reckon for the Leinster team for Saturday? Same as last week but swap Connors for VDF? Hard to contemplate really but think I'd have Connors in as well and have him tackle like a lunatic for 55-60 mins then bring in VdF. I'd go with Connors, rewards his form and he's just got a bit more ...
by Floppykid
Thu Sep 17, 2020 8:02 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 427085
Views: 15818195

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

irishrugbyua wrote: Thu Sep 17, 2020 6:46 pm this is decent too.. especially on leinsters lineout woes: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7qBS0Yn ... PRO14Rugby
Anything with Murray is great.
He's got a few more years before we all hate him with a passion I'm guessing.
by Floppykid
Thu Sep 17, 2020 6:25 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Aphiwe Dyantyi test positive for banned substance
Replies: 55
Views: 4146

Re: Aphiwe Dyantyi test positive for banned substance

That's still an advantage in fairness. To be honest, my impression/hunch is SA's testing is just better/masking agents for players aren't as good, rather than any higher prevalence of cheats with them,. In case it sounded like that - I don't mean it as an excuse, or condone it Oh yeah, I was just b...
by Floppykid
Thu Sep 17, 2020 6:23 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 90041
Views: 2969540

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Wtf is this unquietgraves shite the shimmers won't shut up about online? https://twitter.com/philipoconnor/status/1306347663965786112 Also https://twitter.com/mamaisucra/status/1306329983204421632 that second link reads like it was written by an 11yo Yeah, it's amazing how well SF have rehabbed/whi...
by Floppykid
Thu Sep 17, 2020 6:22 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Aphiwe Dyantyi test positive for banned substance
Replies: 55
Views: 4146

Re: Aphiwe Dyantyi test positive for banned substance

That's still an advantage in fairness.
To be honest, my impression/hunch is SA's testing is just better/masking agents for players aren't as good, rather than any higher prevalence of cheats with them,.
by Floppykid
Thu Sep 17, 2020 6:16 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Aphiwe Dyantyi test positive for banned substance
Replies: 55
Views: 4146

Re: Aphiwe Dyantyi test positive for banned substance

On Friday, SAIDS confirmed that the B-sample was tested at the World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) accredited laboratory at the University of the Free State which confirmed the A-sample results of the presence of the banned substances: metandienone, methyltestosterone and LGD-4033. These performance-en...
by Floppykid
Thu Sep 17, 2020 6:11 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 427085
Views: 15818195

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

irishrugbyua wrote: Thu Sep 17, 2020 6:06 pm the42 rugby podcast was pretty good this week.

safely the best irish rugby podcast about id say.
Yeah, thought they were going a bit housecat during the RWC, but they're still the best by a margin.
by Floppykid
Thu Sep 17, 2020 6:10 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 427085
Views: 15818195

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

irishrugbyua wrote: Thu Sep 17, 2020 6:03 pm he had some barnstorming runs last weekend lining up on the shoulder of the 10.
https://twitter.com/leinsterrugby/statu ... gr%5Etweet
by Floppykid
Thu Sep 17, 2020 6:09 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 427085
Views: 15818195

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

I'd love to see Lowe play a pro 14 game at 12 for the craic. Maybe not sure he would have the discipline in defense for it, could see him rushing out of the line leaving a big hole. Hence pro 14. He's used as a strike runner on set plays off 10 a lot, which isn't rare for a wing like him, but it'd ...
by Floppykid
Thu Sep 17, 2020 5:42 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 427085
Views: 15818195

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

I'd love to see Lowe play a pro 14 game at 12 for the craic.
by Floppykid
Thu Sep 17, 2020 5:32 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 90041
Views: 2969540

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

lilyw wrote: Thu Sep 17, 2020 5:21 pm I'm off to the Brexit thread for some sane and reasoned argument.

This thread............!?!?
Weird to announce it.
by Floppykid
Thu Sep 17, 2020 5:31 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 427085
Views: 15818195

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Cronin's fine at HEC level.
by Floppykid
Thu Sep 17, 2020 4:40 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 90041
Views: 2969540

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

The nature of TikTok means they can get a lot more info from you. I don’t trust Zuckerberg at all, but certainly not the CCP. There’s a 3 part behind the bastards podcast about Zucks and it should be required listening I find that podcast unlistenable at times. Host goes on tangents about his drug ...
by Floppykid
Thu Sep 17, 2020 3:41 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 90041
Views: 2969540

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

The nature of TikTok means they can get a lot more info from you. I don’t trust Zuckerberg at all, but certainly not the CCP. There’s a 3 part behind the bastards podcast about Zucks and it should be required listening I find that podcast unlistenable at times. Host goes on tangents about his drug ...
by Floppykid
Thu Sep 17, 2020 3:39 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 427085
Views: 15818195

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Jim Lahey wrote: Thu Sep 17, 2020 9:38 am They mustn’t like Racing Metro, 3 weeks for this.

https://youtu.be/W_NUXiet0W0

I mean its not great under current interpretations but I don’t think its worthy of a 3 week ban.
Did you see the one Noel Reid got a red for?
Game is getting soft af.
by Floppykid
Thu Sep 17, 2020 3:36 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Swarmists: What's more important to you
Replies: 45
Views: 705

Re: Swarmists: What's more important to you

Duff Paddy wrote: Thu Sep 17, 2020 3:33 pm The continued mockery of message and bimbo on the Brexit thread is all that matters now
Tories till the end.
by Floppykid
Thu Sep 17, 2020 3:08 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 90041
Views: 2969540

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Mullet 2 wrote: Thu Sep 17, 2020 2:57 pm
HighKingLeinster wrote: Thu Sep 17, 2020 2:21 pm one of the npheteratti pushing for Dublin to go to level 4 this weekend.

Just fúck off
It'll be 6 by Crimbo wat!!! Yeowww Up the Dubzzz
:lol:
by Floppykid
Thu Sep 17, 2020 2:51 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 90041
Views: 2969540

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

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by Floppykid
Thu Sep 17, 2020 2:41 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 90041
Views: 2969540

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Wtf is this unquietgraves shite the shimmers won't shut up about online?
https://twitter.com/philipoconnor/statu ... 3965786112

Also

https://twitter.com/mamaisucra/status/1 ... 3204421632
by Floppykid
Wed Sep 16, 2020 7:26 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 427085
Views: 15818195

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Cooney
Madigan
Baloucoune
Marshall
Hume
Too Lyttle
Lowry
That wouldn't be a bad backline at all at all.
by Floppykid
Wed Sep 16, 2020 7:07 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Best Sci-Fi Novels
Replies: 705
Views: 50661

Re: Best Sci-Fi Novels

Re-reading Dune, in anticipation of the film of course. Herbert may not be the best writer, and some of the book feels dated buy my lord the ideas still feel staggering. Intend to read all the books in the original series then the ones by his son. Don't get the hate for the prequels tbh. For me it ...
by Floppykid
Wed Sep 16, 2020 5:33 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 427085
Views: 15818195

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

If you stopped being a passionate supporter because of the place of birth on a certificate then you aren’t a real fan. I don’t look at the teamsheet and decide to dilute my support based on the selection of guys from outside Ulster. I’d love a team of Ulster born players, and some day that may happ...
by Floppykid
Wed Sep 16, 2020 5:21 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 427085
Views: 15818195

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Lots of faux woke sentiment in comments section of that 42 article.
Convenient for some of the Munster types in there to say "it shouldn't matter where you're from" uh huh.
by Floppykid
Tue Sep 15, 2020 11:10 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 427085
Views: 15818195

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

And so it begins. FFS you could have a Jonah/Howlett/Habana hybrid on the wing for Munster and he’d be f**k all use if you just boot the ball away all game or give it to DDA or Farrell to bosh it up. Their back 3 is already probably their strongest unit on the field. Adding Zebo will make no differ...
by Floppykid
Tue Sep 15, 2020 8:25 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Leinster v Leinster cadet branch.
Replies: 343
Views: 3305

Re: Leinster v Leinster cadet branch.

Stats don't make good reading at all for Ulster's attack or defence. Ulster had approximately 60% possession and 60% territory in the first half, 50% in the second. The had more passes, more carries, for fewer metres, conceded more line breaks etc. And despite every other stat being similar (ruck c...