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by Zakar
Thu Apr 15, 2021 10:24 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Useless Rabble versus Neigh Neighs
Replies: 4
Views: 147

Useless Rabble versus Neigh Neighs

Sunday 18 April 2:00 pm AEST – Melbourne Rebels v Brumbies at AAMI Park, REBELS https://newsdaily.com.ng/wp-content/uploads/2021/01/JF-US-PERSONS-OF-INTEREST-TRUMP-RIOT-COMP.jpgstripallquality100w1200h800crop1-scaled.jpeg (1-15): Matt Gibbon, James Hanson, Pone Faamausili, Rob Leota, Trevor Hosea, ...
by Zakar
Thu Apr 15, 2021 9:25 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Shute Shield - every game - on STAN
Replies: 61
Views: 701

Re: Shute Shield - every game - on STAN

Colleagues too, these two teams have always had depth, when I was playing against Colleagues had 10 teams. One team was the Convicts who have split to go their own way :thumbup: Always hated playing against Colleagues. Was quicker to get from Mosman to Campbelltown than from Mosman to Wollhara on a...
by Zakar
Thu Apr 15, 2021 6:21 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Shute Shield - every game - on STAN
Replies: 61
Views: 701

Re: Shute Shield - every game - on STAN

Not to mention having to run 4 grades and 3 colts. That’s a big ask... Probably only 1-2 who could even contemplate it. Look at the div 1 clubs, its pretty much stayed the same for two decades, some have dropped down, a few disappeared. For me the strongest and with most dept are Colleagues or Drum...
by Zakar
Thu Apr 15, 2021 6:16 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: China vs Taiwan Official Match thread
Replies: 322
Views: 5607

Re: China vs Taiwan Official Match thread

I get my chips from the Greek takeaway up the road. Souvlaki and chips is ace :thumbup:
by Zakar
Thu Apr 15, 2021 5:36 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Shute Shield - every game - on STAN
Replies: 61
Views: 701

Re: Shute Shield - every game - on STAN

Sean Maloney did a very funny ‘Redhead XV’ segment on RugbyHQ about 5 years ago. Can’t find it though, if anyone else can? Be hard with current players Ready, HJH, that ex rebels 9 who dumbeldore loved, Edmund, Magnay, kellaway. Do you mean Edmed? Whatever. When he's as good as Nawaqanitawase ill b...
by Zakar
Thu Apr 15, 2021 3:26 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Shute Shield - every game - on STAN
Replies: 61
Views: 701

Re: Shute Shield - every game - on STAN

shanky wrote: Thu Apr 15, 2021 2:59 am Sean Maloney did a very funny ‘Redhead XV’ segment on RugbyHQ about 5 years ago.

Can’t find it though, if anyone else can?
Be hard with current players

Ready, HJH, that ex rebels 9 who dumbeldore loved, Edmund, Magnay, kellaway.
by Zakar
Thu Apr 15, 2021 3:20 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Shute Shield - every game - on STAN
Replies: 61
Views: 701

Re: Shute Shield - every game - on STAN

1. He was possibly our GOAT 13 and a very good winger, not convinced he played 10 at any meaningful level.

2. Not that red. A tinge maybe.

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by Zakar
Thu Apr 15, 2021 2:06 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Investing
Replies: 127
Views: 3139

Re: Investing

shanky wrote: Thu Apr 15, 2021 1:02 am You’re correct. I was looking at it from a position of low risk, semi-retired Mat, that’s all.

We could all just buy Afterpay I guess. That shit’s like teflon.
GME 💎🖐🚀🌛
by Zakar
Thu Apr 15, 2021 12:54 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Shute Shield - every game - on STAN
Replies: 61
Views: 701

Re: Shute Shield - every game - on STAN

kiwigreg369 wrote: Thu Apr 15, 2021 12:12 am Neil Jenkins
:thumbup:

Good call.
by Zakar
Wed Apr 14, 2021 11:44 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Shute Shield - every game - on STAN
Replies: 61
Views: 701

Re: Shute Shield - every game - on STAN

shanky wrote: Wed Apr 14, 2021 11:23 pm Towny was asking about why the Tahs are so shit at picking talent

Here’s an interesting rant that I happen to agree with

https://www.smh.com.au/sport/rugby-unio ... 57j1a.html
Has there ever been a great fanta pants fly half?
by Zakar
Wed Apr 14, 2021 11:31 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Investing
Replies: 127
Views: 3139

Re: Investing

Leaving aside Mog’s ‘Stock market is gambling’ truism, I wouldn’t necessarily recommend buying individual stocks using borrowed money. Especially if you’re not skilled or interested However, I would definitely think that using home loan equity (at current interest rates) and putting it into a manag...
by Zakar
Wed Apr 14, 2021 10:21 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Jack Goodhue gone for 2021
Replies: 30
Views: 689

Re: Jack Goodhue gone for 2021

That blows, he's a phenomenal player.
by Zakar
Wed Apr 14, 2021 8:32 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Investing
Replies: 127
Views: 3139

Re: Investing

The UK term would be a Lombard loan It's genuinely something I'd never heard of, hence the question Depending on context, is one of two things 1. You get a loan ("line of credit" secured against investments or house equity) and invest with that money. Any interest you pay on the loan is tax deducti...
by Zakar
Wed Apr 14, 2021 9:39 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Ally nation to release 1 million tonnes of contaminated Fukushima water into sea
Replies: 75
Views: 1539

Re: Ally nation to release 1 million tonnes of contaminated Fukushima water into sea

Petej wrote: Wed Apr 14, 2021 8:29 am
Zakar wrote: Wed Apr 14, 2021 7:56 am
Petej wrote: Wed Apr 14, 2021 7:50 am Anything nuclear and environmental groups and sections of the press go a bit silly. The plan proposed seems perfectly sensible.
Can't they all drink the water?
People don't drink salt water. They are removing the heavy nasty isotopes.
Yes they do.
by Zakar
Wed Apr 14, 2021 9:13 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Investing
Replies: 127
Views: 3139

Re: Investing

The UK term would be a Lombard loan It's genuinely something I'd never heard of, hence the question Depending on context, is one of two things 1. You get a loan ("line of credit" secured against investments or house equity) and invest with that money. Any interest you pay on the loan is tax deducti...
by Zakar
Wed Apr 14, 2021 8:27 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Once upon a time in Tongan rugby
Replies: 32
Views: 893

Re: Once upon a time in Tongan rugby

CI - the league press would have us believe that League is now #1 in Tonga. Would you agree? Or are people simply happy to get around the league team when they are winning, and otherwise prefer rugby? I was one who genuinely feared League would take over top spot and it was looking like it tbh. How...
by Zakar
Wed Apr 14, 2021 8:25 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Investing
Replies: 127
Views: 3139

Re: Investing

Had a chat with a financial advisor yesterday (Nothing binding, was just interested in what they had to propose). They talked about Line of Credit investing which sounded bonkers to me. Genuinely never heard of it and convinced it's woo Not heard of it either, is it where you invest into b2L cars a...
by Zakar
Wed Apr 14, 2021 7:58 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Investing
Replies: 127
Views: 3139

Re: Investing

Pat the Ex Mat wrote: Wed Apr 14, 2021 7:05 am Had a chat with a financial advisor yesterday (Nothing binding, was just interested in what they had to propose).

They talked about Line of Credit investing which sounded bonkers to me.

Genuinely never heard of it and convinced it's woo
How did you buy a house? Doubt you paid cash.
by Zakar
Wed Apr 14, 2021 7:56 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Ally nation to release 1 million tonnes of contaminated Fukushima water into sea
Replies: 75
Views: 1539

Re: Ally nation to release 1 million tonnes of contaminated Fukushima water into sea

Petej wrote: Wed Apr 14, 2021 7:50 am Anything nuclear and environmental groups and sections of the press go a bit silly. The plan proposed seems perfectly sensible.
Can't they all drink the water?
by Zakar
Wed Apr 14, 2021 6:17 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread
Replies: 368
Views: 7676

Re: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread

Think MK would be the 1st. Always consistent, something missing in Wallabies rugby... consistency. :lol: Woosh. I got the gag I just thought it was a little disrespectful to pigeon hole him at 11 when he can play anywhere :lol: He's got the pick and drive down pat, maybe we move him to the forwards.
by Zakar
Wed Apr 14, 2021 5:22 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Fiji Drua and Pasifika Moana confirmed for SR 2022
Replies: 20
Views: 471

Re: Fiji Drua and Pasifika Moana confirmed for SR 2022

I wonder how this conversation will go with the respective broadcasters. 2 more games per week, how much are they willing to pump up the tyres as a result. A 12 team comp all played in viewer-friendly timeslots. Sounds like the format many of us have been wanting for years. I'd imagine this comp wi...
by Zakar
Wed Apr 14, 2021 5:00 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Fiji Drua and Pasifika Moana confirmed for SR 2022
Replies: 20
Views: 471

Re: Fiji Drua and Pasifika Moana confirmed for SR 2022

I wonder how this conversation will go with the respective broadcasters.

2 more games per week, how much are they willing to pump up the tyres as a result.
by Zakar
Wed Apr 14, 2021 1:56 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread
Replies: 368
Views: 7676

Re: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread

The Optimist wrote: Wed Apr 14, 2021 1:52 am Think MK would be the 1st. Always consistent, something missing in Wallabies rugby... consistency.
:lol:

Woosh.
by Zakar
Wed Apr 14, 2021 12:43 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Ally nation to release 1 million tonnes of contaminated Fukushima water into sea
Replies: 75
Views: 1539

Re: Ally nation to release 1 million tonnes of contaminated Fukushima water into sea

Dozy wrote: Wed Apr 14, 2021 12:30 am You know you've won hands down when you guys resort to this.
Wtf do you expect?

Its been derided by Korea.

The IAEA has supported the plan.

Environmental groups around the world are against it.
by Zakar
Tue Apr 13, 2021 11:34 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Ally nation to release 1 million tonnes of contaminated Fukushima water into sea
Replies: 75
Views: 1539

Re: Ally nation to release 1 million tonnes of contaminated Fukushima water into sea

It’s based on common knowledge and widespread reporting Just out of interest. How much do they pay you to do this? Is it on a ‘per post’ basis? Or perhaps how many clicks? He doesn't respect reporting unless it comes from the Global Times. Apparently notoriously neutral associated press is biased :...
by Zakar
Tue Apr 13, 2021 9:28 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread
Replies: 368
Views: 7676

Re: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread

Double post
by Zakar
Tue Apr 13, 2021 9:23 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread
Replies: 368
Views: 7676

Re: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread

shanky wrote: Tue Apr 13, 2021 8:35 pm He’s not bashing MK now is he?

Starting with a blank piece of paper, MK would always be he 2nd or 3rd player picked for the WBs this year.

..and that’s only because Rennie would start with the forwards

Prove me wrong...
I reckon he'd be the 11th picked.
by Zakar
Tue Apr 13, 2021 1:15 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Have we reached the tipping point?
Replies: 57
Views: 1748

Re: Have we reached the tipping point?

Mullet 2 wrote: Tue Apr 13, 2021 11:59 am
A5D5E5 wrote: Tue Apr 13, 2021 11:57 am Virus complains it has killed its host.
I agree

Reacharound crew is forum aids.

Anybody with less than 10 posts on their last 50 on rugby banned. Get rid of all the Engli....eh I mean weirdos
:thumbup:

Good plan.
by Zakar
Tue Apr 13, 2021 10:24 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Home Improvements advice
Replies: 43
Views: 1294

Re: Home Improvements advice

"hej Sven, såg du vår aussie granne slog sig ut när hans boxningsväska föll av väggen?" "Mest roliga Olaf, den där killen är ett verktyg, han kör den bilen med den massiva spoilern och hans ben är så mager att han knappt kan hålla honom uppe." "Ja, det är han. Hörde du att hans smeknamn är Shotglas...
by Zakar
Tue Apr 13, 2021 10:15 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Investing
Replies: 127
Views: 3139

Re: Investing

I hold the view that the stock market is more or less gambling. Nobody really knows what they're doing, although some people make a good living from dressing up in suites and pretending they do. One pretty safe gamble is to invest in green energy, and I have done that, and heavily. The logic behind...
by Zakar
Tue Apr 13, 2021 7:19 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Ardie Savea to miss 6-8 weeks
Replies: 16
Views: 356

Re: Ardie Savea to miss 6-8 weeks

That sucks. He’s a difference maker, Canes will struggle even more without him. Fixed. Yes, that's true. Do we think a Ardieless Canes will be comparable to Rebels/Force level? Better back three no doubt. Even without Ardie the Canes are much better than those two teams, IMO. I'm excited to find ou...
by Zakar
Tue Apr 13, 2021 7:18 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Home Improvements advice
Replies: 43
Views: 1294

Re: Home Improvements advice

"hej Sven, såg du vår aussie granne slog sig ut när hans boxningsväska föll av väggen?" "Mest roliga Olaf, den där killen är ett verktyg, han kör den bilen med den massiva spoilern och hans ben är så mager att han knappt kan hålla honom uppe." "Ja, det är han. Hörde du att hans smeknamn är Shotglass...
by Zakar
Tue Apr 13, 2021 7:08 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Ardie Savea to miss 6-8 weeks
Replies: 16
Views: 356

Re: Ardie Savea to miss 6-8 weeks

Ali's Choice wrote: Tue Apr 13, 2021 7:00 am
Zakar wrote: Tue Apr 13, 2021 6:59 am That sucks. He’s a difference maker, Canes will struggle even more without him.
Fixed.
Yes, that's true.

Do we think a Ardieless Canes will be comparable to Rebels/Force level?

Better back three no doubt.
by Zakar
Tue Apr 13, 2021 6:59 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Ardie Savea to miss 6-8 weeks
Replies: 16
Views: 356

Re: Ardie Savea to miss 6-8 weeks

That sucks. He’s a difference maker, Canes will struggle without him.
by Zakar
Tue Apr 13, 2021 3:48 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Once upon a time in Tongan rugby
Replies: 32
Views: 893

Re: Once upon a time in Tongan rugby

CI - the league press would have us believe that League is now #1 in Tonga. Would you agree? Or are people simply happy to get around the league team when they are winning, and otherwise prefer rugby? I was one who genuinely feared League would take over top spot and it was looking like it tbh. How...
by Zakar
Tue Apr 13, 2021 3:18 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Michael Alaalatoa signs for Leinster
Replies: 44
Views: 1720

Re: Michael Alaalatoa signs for Leinster

Willie Falloon wrote: Mon Apr 12, 2021 11:24 pm
guy smiley wrote: Mon Apr 12, 2021 10:52 pm Another SH rugby player, finding himself on the outer regarding first choice selection at home takes the road to Easy Rugby and a decent payday in his twilight years.
He'll be 3rd choice at Leinster.
Even if that's true, he's a quality starter for the 6N period.
by Zakar
Tue Apr 13, 2021 1:16 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Michael Alaalatoa signs for Leinster
Replies: 44
Views: 1720

Re: Michael Alaalatoa signs for Leinster

Good on Ala'alatoa. I wish him all the very best playing easy rugby. He has been a very loyal servant for the Crusaders, and an integral part of our 4 title streak. The Irish can say what they like about him being their '3rd choice THP", but who are they kidding? They say that every time they poach...
by Zakar
Tue Apr 13, 2021 12:27 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Michael Alaalatoa signs for Leinster
Replies: 44
Views: 1720

Re: Michael Alaalatoa signs for Leinster

Good on Ala'alatoa. I wish him all the very best playing easy rugby. He has been a very loyal servant for the Crusaders, and an integral part of our 4 title streak. The Irish can say what they like about him being their '3rd choice THP", but who are they kidding? They say that every time they poach...
by Zakar
Mon Apr 12, 2021 11:29 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Once upon a time in Tongan rugby
Replies: 32
Views: 893

Re: Once upon a time in Tongan rugby

CI - the league press would have us believe that League is now #1 in Tonga. Would you agree? Or are people simply happy to get around the league team when they are winning, and otherwise prefer rugby?
by Zakar
Mon Apr 12, 2021 10:12 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread
Replies: 368
Views: 7676

Re: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread

Petaia @ 15. He is horrible under the high ball... no composure at all. I thought you guys watched rugby :x Watching Jpn League on wknd, Sean McMahon and Kerevi :o Aus Rugby could use them. I rate both those players and think they’d offer a lot. But the standard of footy over there isn’t great. Wha...