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by Nolanator
Fri Mar 05, 2021 3:40 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Hastings banned
Replies: 36
Views: 987

Re: Hastings banned

This seems absolutely obvious to me. Just like all the other aspects of the game where there is now strict liability. Studs in face = ban. With the current stuff to head contact, even more so. It was nothing dirty. He overshot the flight of the ball and leaned back to catch it. Leg came up as a con...
by Nolanator
Fri Mar 05, 2021 3:26 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 448261
Views: 16950001

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Ulsters Red Hand wrote: Fri Mar 05, 2021 2:43 pm International caps by pack:

Leinster: 180
Ulster: 64

:lol: :lol:
Now do average age.
by Nolanator
Fri Mar 05, 2021 12:32 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110544
Views: 3647399

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Mullet 2 wrote: Fri Mar 05, 2021 12:22 pm I have Prime and it's the same

Thanks Brexit
Sometimes they couldn't commit to next day delivery for Ireland and NI, because they had to cross the water.
It was insanely quick in England. Have only used it sporadically since being back, so can't really compare now.
by Nolanator
Fri Mar 05, 2021 12:18 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110544
Views: 3647399

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Prof Luke saying the Russian Vacc is quite good. In my experience Amazon prime not that reliable. Anyway I despair of the HSE. Amazon Prime is pretty impressive for me. Even to the extent that stuff has gotten delivered on Sundays when I assumed they really meant Monday. Prime across the water was ...
by Nolanator
Fri Mar 05, 2021 11:48 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 448261
Views: 16950001

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Thought Healy might go to a Leinster contract. A one year central one isn't too bad. Like has been said, he's still integral to the Ireland matchday squad.
by Nolanator
Fri Mar 05, 2021 9:58 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110544
Views: 3647399

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

https://twitter.com/morningireland/status/1367738895065038851?s=19 Replies under this are very damning. Wonder will the stupid fucks actually sense which way the wind is blowing and tone it down a notch. Don't buy it Statts. It's allover the news outlets. Highly irresponsible to word it the way they...
by Nolanator
Fri Mar 05, 2021 9:49 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110544
Views: 3647399

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Gavin Duffy wrote: Fri Mar 05, 2021 9:02 am And the top story on the RTÉ website is?
More f**king Covid pregnancy stuff.

f**king hell. Contracting a virus while pregnant might have serious consequences for your pregnancy. Jesus Christ, what a shock.

Really scraping the barrell with the scare stories.
by Nolanator
Thu Mar 04, 2021 11:50 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 448261
Views: 16950001

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Have Mullet and DD kissed yet?
by Nolanator
Thu Mar 04, 2021 9:24 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110544
Views: 3647399

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Another good scare story out this evening about how a bajillion people got Covid because of a student outbreak.
by Nolanator
Thu Mar 04, 2021 7:00 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110544
Views: 3647399

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Ronan Glynn: “We have been made aware of four preliminary reports of stillbirths potentially associated with a condition called COVID Placentitis. These reports should be interpreted with caution as the coroners have not yet concluded their findings."
So f**king hold off saying anything then!
by Nolanator
Thu Mar 04, 2021 4:31 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110544
Views: 3647399

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Any riots planned in town today?
There's a chopper circling slowly back and forth between government buildings and O'Connell bridge, roughly. Quite low and deliberate.
by Nolanator
Thu Mar 04, 2021 12:21 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 448261
Views: 16950001

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

rialtoblue wrote: Thu Mar 04, 2021 12:13 pm
earl the beaver wrote: Thu Mar 04, 2021 12:07 pm I'd properly laugh if Leinster signed him.
"Leinster could offer me 5 million and I wouldn't play for them"
I've to listen to that poxy line multiple times a week. :x
by Nolanator
Wed Mar 03, 2021 9:54 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110544
Views: 3647399

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

UL are losing the plot about the street party. Threatening students with suspension. :lol:
by Nolanator
Wed Mar 03, 2021 6:24 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110544
Views: 3647399

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2021/02/26/science/reopen-schools-safety-ventilation.html This is a good example of the affects of good ventilation on a classroom, I'm pretty sure that this advice has been given to schools. Electoral areas is one of those things that is great in theory and then...
by Nolanator
Wed Mar 03, 2021 11:33 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110544
Views: 3647399

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Wasn't McGuirk very much against the gay marriage and abortion referenda? Those positions on such sensitive matters gets you painted as somewhere to the right of Franco in Ireland. Dunno how actually right wing he is, seems more simply socially conservative. He's a Catholic. The new biggest sin of ...
by Nolanator
Wed Mar 03, 2021 11:30 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110544
Views: 3647399

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Can you imagine basing your targets off a supplier schedule and them consistently failing to meet the targets (with you having no recourse to another supplier) and then having some twat blame you? It's not the government's fault if AZ are flaky c u nts who can't deliver, but that needs to be scream...
by Nolanator
Wed Mar 03, 2021 11:05 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110544
Views: 3647399

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Saw it mentioned on Twitter last night that the RTE news app had a push notification about the UL student gaff party being broken up, yet there's never any news about vaccine shortages pushed like that. Probably a touch paranoid, but I found myself agreeing that the news outlets are very quick to bl...
by Nolanator
Wed Mar 03, 2021 11:03 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110544
Views: 3647399

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Wasn't McGuirk very much against the gay marriage and abortion referenda?
Those positions on such sensitive matters gets you painted as somewhere to the right of Franco in Ireland. Dunno how actually right wing he is, seems more simply socially conservative.
by Nolanator
Tue Mar 02, 2021 9:10 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: No Irish, no.....actually it's just no irish now. WTF?
Replies: 100
Views: 3478

Re: No Irish, no.....actually it's just no irish now. WTF?

fonzeee wrote: Tue Mar 02, 2021 8:22 pm Image
:lol:
Shit, rumbled!
by Nolanator
Tue Mar 02, 2021 8:18 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110544
Views: 3647399

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Not much of a Proddie, Winnie, if you don't recognise Mathew 25:13. The good Doctor would have been sooo disappointed..... :P Guilty as charged Never actually set foot inside a church unless it was for matched, hatched or dispatched :lol: :lol: I'm stealing that one That's fantastic. :thumbup:
by Nolanator
Tue Mar 02, 2021 4:14 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110544
Views: 3647399

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Came to post that. :thumbup:
Savage numbers.
by Nolanator
Tue Mar 02, 2021 12:19 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110544
Views: 3647399

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Much and all as I like moaning about slow vaccinations, not actually receiving the doses from AZ does seem like a reasonable explanation, and something that's outside of the HSE's control. I'd love to see them space out the gap between frst and second doses from now. Get needles in as many different...
by Nolanator
Mon Mar 01, 2021 11:35 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Training Thread - all aspects of fitness and health
Replies: 26398
Views: 1141152

Re: The Training Thread - all aspects of fitness and health

First session back after getting the eyes done. I love squats. I note have a comically large pile of plates in the garage. Tried mounting the bracket for the punchbag, but my IKEA drill is a piece of shit and can't deal with masonry. Have to borrow a proper hammer one from my dad to do it. Was feeli...
by Nolanator
Mon Mar 01, 2021 10:37 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 448261
Views: 16950001

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

feckwanker wrote: Mon Mar 01, 2021 8:54 pm
Mullet 2 wrote: Mon Mar 01, 2021 8:52 pm I don't know what he's saying Mr Chairman!!!!
:lol:
:lol:
by Nolanator
Mon Mar 01, 2021 5:25 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110544
Views: 3647399

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Waiting until your 30s to find out that women actually consider you a catch and then having the penny drop going back over 10+ years of stuff is some experience. On the other hand, the ex seems to have gotten herself up the duff with the first guy she got with. At least she found someone she was wi...
by Nolanator
Mon Mar 01, 2021 5:22 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110544
Views: 3647399

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Appealing and all as as it sounds to be making up for lost time but without the emotional retardation and crippling lack of confidence around women of my 20s, there is absolutely nothing that could replace the quality of riding at the moment. Plus, this one is genuinely class. I've told my inner ret...
by Nolanator
Mon Mar 01, 2021 4:56 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110544
Views: 3647399

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

Waiting until your 30s to find out that women actually consider you a catch and then having the penny drop going back over 10+ years of stuff is some experience. On the other hand, the ex seems to have gotten herself up the duff with the first guy she got with. At least she found someone she was wil...
by Nolanator
Mon Mar 01, 2021 4:47 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110544
Views: 3647399

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

You sound like a serial Monogamist going from one long term relationship to another, what is the longest you have been single? Stop, I know. Like a year when I was 19 and less than that at 25. It's embarrassing how I played that time out in hindsight. Was all ready to belatedly sow my wild oats and...
by Nolanator
Mon Mar 01, 2021 4:45 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110544
Views: 3647399

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

HighKingLeinster wrote: Mon Mar 01, 2021 4:31 pm
Nolanator wrote: Mon Mar 01, 2021 4:22 pm
Boxcar Ira wrote: Mon Mar 01, 2021 3:55 pm What age are you Nolan? Still 22?
33 in 4 weeks. x(
Ticktock Nols. Better get the finger out (and the leg over)
:lol:
Those aspects are in order, it's the brain that's all.over the shop.
by Nolanator
Mon Mar 01, 2021 4:22 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110544
Views: 3647399

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

What age are you Nolan? Still 22? 33 in 4 weeks. x( Currently experiencing a third life crisis with added delayed reaction to a 6 year relationship ending last year (after running away from problems for a couple of years), and now falling heavily into another serious one, and realising that I've ne...
by Nolanator
Mon Mar 01, 2021 3:51 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110544
Views: 3647399

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

danthefan wrote: Mon Mar 01, 2021 3:50 pm
Nolanator wrote: Mon Mar 01, 2021 3:27 pm For the guys who a whole gaggle of sprogs, what age were you and your partners when you started having kids?
It's early 30s for most college educated professionals these days.
Yeah I know, just wondering how late they're still having them.
You had yours at 33/34, wasn't it?
by Nolanator
Mon Mar 01, 2021 3:27 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110544
Views: 3647399

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

For the guys who a whole gaggle of sprogs, what age were you and your partners when you started having kids?
by Nolanator
Fri Feb 26, 2021 3:28 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110544
Views: 3647399

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

WTF happened in Mitchelstown? Family murder/suicide?
by Nolanator
Fri Feb 26, 2021 3:24 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 448261
Views: 16950001

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Leinsterman wrote: Fri Feb 26, 2021 1:43 pm
Mr. Very Popular wrote: Fri Feb 26, 2021 12:30 pm We start the RWC with the 2 'minnows' then it's South Africa followed by Scotland.

Easy.

Eerily similar to the last time the RWC was in France :?
Loads of time for the shit to hit the fan and recriminations to start flying around, all before a real game has been played.
by Nolanator
Fri Feb 26, 2021 12:15 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 448261
Views: 16950001

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Winnie wrote: Fri Feb 26, 2021 11:16 am
irishrugbyua wrote: Fri Feb 26, 2021 11:08 am seems to be some talk online about a rumoured bust up between aki and the coaching staff.. wonder if it has legs.
No loss
Aki or the coaches?
by Nolanator
Fri Feb 26, 2021 11:40 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Training Thread - all aspects of fitness and health
Replies: 26398
Views: 1141152

Re: The Training Thread - all aspects of fitness and health

Ordered a punchbag and my GF ordered a spin bike for her place, seemingly those were delivered this morning. Can't wait to get stuck in! She does CF normally, but has absolutely no interest in the home workouts that her coach has been posting. Has used my stuff the odd time over the last week. Tempt...
by Nolanator
Fri Feb 26, 2021 11:20 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby
Replies: 110544
Views: 3647399

Re: Rugby NAMA thread Revisited Rugby

The house next door to the GF's has had an extension going for ages. They've started up again having stopped around Christmas.
Wonder were they given allowances, or just cracking ahead off their own bat.
by Nolanator
Thu Feb 25, 2021 2:19 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 448261
Views: 16950001

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

LeinsterLion wrote: Thu Feb 25, 2021 1:58 pm
Mullet 2 wrote: Thu Feb 25, 2021 9:34 am Fúck off new lad
:(
Good to see you. :thumbup:
by Nolanator
Thu Feb 25, 2021 12:40 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 448261
Views: 16950001

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

Interesting team. :thumbup:
Very harsh on Ruddock, but I suppose form is being rewarded elsewhere.
by Nolanator
Wed Feb 24, 2021 11:11 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Official Irish Rugby Thread
Replies: 448261
Views: 16950001

Re: The Official Irish Rugby Thread

feckwanker wrote: Wed Feb 24, 2021 11:08 am Murray and Sexton.

Again.

Against Italy.

Sigh.
The next two games are crucial.