Search found 21769 matches

by Turbogoat
Wed Oct 02, 2019 11:13 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: RWC: Pool B: All Blacks vs Canada: MATCH THREAD: Wed 2nd Oct
Replies: 814
Views: 18786

Re: RWC: Pool B: All Blacks vs Canada: MATCH THREAD: Wed 2nd

Is this game about to kick off?

Please please please keep a few notifications of the score as it ticks along
by Turbogoat
Sat Sep 21, 2019 6:11 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: RWC: Pool B: All Blacks vs Springboks: MATCH THREAD: Sept 21
Replies: 2348
Views: 43009

Re: RWC: Pool B: All Blacks vs Springboks: MATCH THREAD: Sep

I'm stuck in shit-hole-istan with zero chance to watch anything much of the rwc. Can any or all f you reprobates find it in yourn hearts to post regular score updates on match threads please? It would be muchly appreciated.

Go the ABs!
by Turbogoat
Fri Jun 21, 2019 3:42 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 111119
Views: 4937386

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

Wonder how much differently this would have been playing out without notorious chickenhawkwalrus John Bolton pushing things along?
by Turbogoat
Fri Jun 21, 2019 3:11 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The masses against the (political) classes in Hong Kong
Replies: 281
Views: 18574

Re: The masses against the (political) classes in Hong Kong

Well, well, well. What do we learn? Peaceful protests don't work, apparently. What is needed is a bit of hooliganism. Sad. Big loss of face for Carrie Lam. In Chinese culture there is nothing more humiliating. correct - the HUGE message is the govt. will not change if you are peaceful but have a li...
by Turbogoat
Fri Jun 21, 2019 3:02 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Match Thread: USA vs Iran
Replies: 72
Views: 3593

Re: Match Thread: USA vs Iran

May we live in interesting times (again). This is a fairly manufactured crisis (once more), that didn't need to occur. DISCLAIMER: For the terminally stupid who may seek to focus on one word or phrase out of context in this post please note: I AM NOT DEFENDING IRAN AT ALL. THEY ARE A TERMINALLY BAD ...
by Turbogoat
Fri Jun 21, 2019 2:31 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: America running Fascist Concentration Camps
Replies: 206
Views: 7413

Re: America running Fascist Concentration Camps

Not a fan of the overuse of the Nazi/Fascist/Communist type comparisons generally, as this thread shows it allows the receiving side the opportunity to completely ignore the actual reasons why there might be these kind of comparisons as they reach for their snowflakey pearls to clutch. Concentration...
by Turbogoat
Thu Jun 20, 2019 4:52 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 111119
Views: 4937386

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

Margaret Talev

Verified account


"I’ve heard and studied the Laffer Curve for many years in the Wharton School of Finance," @realDonaldTrump (@Wharton '68) said today at the White House as he honored Art Laffer, who famously drew the curve on a napkin... in 1974
by Turbogoat
Thu Jun 20, 2019 4:34 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 111119
Views: 4937386

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

Indeed, cancer has hitherto remained largely incurable despite billions in resources thrown at it over the last century or so. Fortunately we now have a stable genius to step up and solve it. Biden promised the same thing although Trump has also thrown in AIDS and other diseases because...well you ...
by Turbogoat
Thu Jun 20, 2019 12:57 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 111119
Views: 4937386

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

the orange shitgibbon being a terrible person - again! What a c u nt the man is - just a terrible human being. why can't he just admit he was duped (as were a lot of people) by some unscrupulous cops and prosecutors. on both sides :roll: re-election campaign up and running.....people on both sides....
by Turbogoat
Thu Jun 20, 2019 12:51 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: MH370 search:
Replies: 70
Views: 6672

Re: MH370 search:

Yer Man wrote:
Lemoentjie wrote:1. An independent GPS tracker placed in a location where it can't be disabled by the pilot. I can't think of any reason why commercial planes shouldn't have this.
+ 1,000,000
It may depend on what the latest decision turns out to be on procedures for bomb threat/ suspect device incidents.
by Turbogoat
Wed Jun 19, 2019 12:43 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Mohammed bin Salman goooooooooooooone
Replies: 43
Views: 2019

Re: Mohammed bin Salman goooooooooooooone

Pretty damning report all round really. Well probably not, but the UN report on the killing of Khashoggi is pretty damming. The findings will heap pressure on Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman to explain what he knew about the murder of Khashoggi. The kingdom has previously described it as a rogue op...
by Turbogoat
Wed Jun 19, 2019 11:28 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: America running Fascist Concentration Camps
Replies: 206
Views: 7413

Re: America running Fascist Concentration Camps

Causing so much of the overcrowding, makeshift facilities and understaffing is the way the sudden policy changes on how to deal with immigrants/asylum seekers/evil ISIS Mexicans were just dropped on the authorities dealing with all this. There was no ability to deal with the infrastructure needs, or...
by Turbogoat
Wed Jun 19, 2019 10:53 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: SR 2019 QF3 - Jaguares v Chiefs - Fri June 21 - 22:05 GMT
Replies: 195
Views: 5536

Re: SR 2019 QF3 - Jaguares v Chiefs - Fri June 21 - 22:05 GM

http://www.suprxv.com/video/jaguares-v-chiefs-rd7-2019-super-rugby-video-highlights-super-rugby-video-highlights_2b9104c87.html Highlights from the game where these teams met earlier in the year. Chiefs won (squeaked by) 30-27, with both home advantage and a still fit DMac on the field. God help an...
by Turbogoat
Wed Jun 19, 2019 3:18 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: SR 2019 QF3 - Jaguares v Chiefs - Fri June 21 - 22:05 GMT
Replies: 195
Views: 5536

Re: SR 2019 QF3 - Jaguares v Chiefs - Fri June 21 - 22:05 GM

http://www.suprxv.com/video/jaguares-v-chiefs-rd7-2019-super-rugby-video-highlights-super-rugby-video-highlights_2b9104c87.html Highlights from the game where these teams met earlier in the year. Chiefs won (squeaked by) 30-27, with both home advantage and a still fit DMac on the field. God help any...
by Turbogoat
Wed Jun 19, 2019 2:15 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: SR 2019 QF3 - Jaguares v Chiefs - Fri June 21 - 22:05 GMT
Replies: 195
Views: 5536

Re: SR 2019 QF3 - Jaguares v Chiefs - Fri June 21 - 22:05 GM

Ref is going to be a kiwi, kind of strange at this stage isnt it? It is - but don't worry - he's never been pro Chiefs (he usually sides more against them). Not sure if shipping someone in why thy didn't get a safa (one of the good ones) Yup, if you're going to fly a ref in, why is it the one who u...
by Turbogoat
Wed Jun 19, 2019 2:11 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 111119
Views: 4937386

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

Shanahan gooooooooooooonnnnnnne. Who? The Acting Secretary of Defense. Following a couple of issues with his background check, he's withdrawn himself from consideration from taking the position on a permanent basis. The Boeing exec/Defense Contractor isn't considered to be a Russian spy or anything,...
by Turbogoat
Tue Jun 18, 2019 3:14 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: 8Chan, Christchurch, Dallas and beyond
Replies: 3
Views: 739

Re: 8Chan, Christchurch, Dallas and beyond

Jesus H Corbett x(
What the hell is wrong with people?
It's a small mercy that there's no way he could pull the trigger while wearing those gauntlets.
by Turbogoat
Tue Jun 18, 2019 3:06 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL 2020 Democratic presidential nominee thread
Replies: 5749
Views: 212194

Re: OFFICIAL 2020 Democratic presidential nominee thread

WaPo has a fairly good article describing the various positions of Democratic candidates on several immigration questions

https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics ... 417b367c3c
by Turbogoat
Tue Jun 18, 2019 3:02 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 111119
Views: 4937386

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

The fallout from the now infamous interview with George Stephanpolous (sp) continues. Trump, faced with the news that polls in key battleground states had him well behind several potential Democratic contenders (esp Biden), responded in now standard fashion: Lie, deflect, deny, attack. "No, everythi...
by Turbogoat
Mon Jun 17, 2019 1:59 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Izzy, what the HELL!!
Replies: 8648
Views: 237945

Re: Izzy, what the HELL!!

Are you being serious with that post claiming there was substance to his rant that apparently is unfair to pick apart, or is your tongue-in-cheek once more?
You're currently defending lies being preached to very, very malleable types and objecting to these lies being picked apart. :lol:
by Turbogoat
Mon Jun 17, 2019 1:43 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Izzy, what the HELL!!
Replies: 8648
Views: 237945

Re: Izzy, what the HELL!!

A: No, you are just playing the victim card by calling people "christianphobes", when people have gone to great lengths to state otherwise. You haven't been convincing. B: You cited the Ohio case regarding Izzy claiming that primary schools are overriding parental wishes on gender reassignment. Tha...
by Turbogoat
Mon Jun 17, 2019 12:52 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 111119
Views: 4937386

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

“Another Trump foreign policy adviser, he pleaded guilty to making false statements to the FBI about the timing of his conversations with a professor who had ties to Russian intelligence. He'd said he'd spoken with the professor before he went to work for Trump, when it was afterward. The professor...
by Turbogoat
Mon Jun 17, 2019 12:49 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Izzy, what the HELL!!
Replies: 8648
Views: 237945

Re: Izzy, what the HELL!!

A: No, you are just playing the victim card by calling people "christianphobes", when people have gone to great lengths to state otherwise. You haven't been convincing. B: You cited the Ohio case regarding Izzy claiming that primary schools are overriding parental wishes on gender reassignment. That...
by Turbogoat
Mon Jun 17, 2019 12:32 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Izzy, what the HELL!!
Replies: 8648
Views: 237945

Re: Izzy, what the HELL!!

That statement is equally valid for both sides. Where there’s smoke there’s fire, enough for a fundy Christion to sermonise over without accusations of complete fantasy. The extreme polarization of ideology / politics on both sides are equally to blame, yin yang, blah blah. You can minimalize /disc...
by Turbogoat
Mon Jun 17, 2019 11:59 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 111119
Views: 4937386

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

Fat Old Git wrote:So he was lying when he pleaded guilty?
What if he was lying about lying? He might have been then too, of course. If he was lying about lying about lying, we shouldn't take that lying down.
by Turbogoat
Mon Jun 17, 2019 11:56 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 111119
Views: 4937386

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

You're arguing that we should take the word of a self-admitted, proven and convicted liar?
I'm shocked, shocked and stunned that a convicted criminal would like to give a more rose-tinted account of events than those which convicted him.
by Turbogoat
Mon Jun 17, 2019 11:04 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 111119
Views: 4937386

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

Trump retweeting Katie Hopkins :roll: This is Khan's Londonistan I wonder what the two of them are trying to say about the current London Mayor?!? I can't quite figure it out... https://media.giphy.com/media/KeTVw7VjcTJok/200.gif For all the finger-pointing at the London murder rate, there seems to...
by Turbogoat
Mon Jun 17, 2019 9:19 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 111119
Views: 4937386

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

Always interesting to see what the latest conspiracy theories are trying to put together, there are some truths, distortions, fabrications and they all lead up to... speculation really. When they're presenting Trubnikov having Pentagon history as some form of breath-taking gotcha moment, why are th...
by Turbogoat
Mon Jun 17, 2019 8:44 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Izzy, what the HELL!!
Replies: 8648
Views: 237945

Re: Izzy, what the HELL!!

:thumbup: All good I posted the text to ensure anyone who reads the thread gets a more complete understanding of the situation. Do conservative views offend your sensitivity’s? They are entitled to and do hold valid opinions much to the dismay of blinded illiberal progressives. When their opinions ...
by Turbogoat
Mon Jun 17, 2019 6:06 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 111119
Views: 4937386

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

Executive Order from Friday: https://www.whitehouse.gov/presidential-actions/executive-order-evaluating-improving-utility-federal-advisory-committees/ 1/3rd of all Advisory committees to be done away with, because f u ck Science and Expertise giving informed advice to Govt Depts. #FakeScience #CanW...
by Turbogoat
Mon Jun 17, 2019 6:01 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Izzy, what the HELL!!
Replies: 8648
Views: 237945

Re: Izzy, what the HELL!!

How many gender change operations have been performed in Australia on children under 16 without parent approval? Is this something that needs more attention? If Izzy isn't the voice for this alarming trend then who is? There's considerably more to the story than what christianaction.org reported th...
by Turbogoat
Sun Jun 16, 2019 9:30 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 111119
Views: 4937386

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

Side? We just find him... interesting. :D
by Turbogoat
Sun Jun 16, 2019 8:28 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 111119
Views: 4937386

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

Always interesting to see what the latest conspiracy theories are trying to put together, there are some truths, distortions, fabrications and they all lead up to... speculation really. When they're presenting Trubnikov having Pentagon history as some form of breath-taking gotcha moment, why are th...
by Turbogoat
Sun Jun 16, 2019 7:18 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Chernobyl
Replies: 256
Views: 15971

Re: Chernobyl

Great fan of not pratting around with a phoney foreign accent. Drives me nuts when actors do that. But the idea they have not "Hollywood-ised" this is laughable. Too make radiation a suitable bogeyman, they have taken huge liberties with science. P.s. The whole "we need volunteers to drain the reac...
by Turbogoat
Sun Jun 16, 2019 3:20 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 111119
Views: 4937386

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

Always interesting to see what the latest conspiracy theories are trying to put together, there are some truths, distortions, fabrications and they all lead up to... speculation really. When they're presenting Trubnikov having Pentagon history as some form of breath-taking gotcha moment, why are the...
by Turbogoat
Sun Jun 16, 2019 1:41 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Are the Chiefs the best team in Super Rugby?
Replies: 24
Views: 904

Re: Are the Chiefs the best team in Super Rugby?

The Highlanders, Chiefs and Jaguares all look very good and are bringing momentum (and in the case of the Highlanders and Chiefs, big name reinforcements) into the playoffs. We could easily see a champion from any of those three and it will take a big effort from the other sides to topple them. Bru...
by Turbogoat
Sat Jun 15, 2019 11:59 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 111119
Views: 4937386

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

Executive Order from Friday: https://www.whitehouse.gov/presidential-actions/executive-order-evaluating-improving-utility-federal-advisory-committees/ 1/3rd of all Advisory committees to be done away with, because f u ck Science and Expertise giving informed advice to Govt Depts. #FakeScience #CanWe...
by Turbogoat
Sat Jun 15, 2019 11:11 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Military History/Pics Thread.
Replies: 2270
Views: 266703

Re: The Military History/Pics Thread.

Taranaki Snapper wrote:Image
This message was brought to you by the Dept of the Navy.
by Turbogoat
Sat Jun 15, 2019 11:07 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Soup Player of the Year - NZ
Replies: 47
Views: 1751

Re: Soup Player of the Year - NZ

Cullen wrote:
JPNZ wrote:Coltman has been fantastic
Chance to make the RWC squad?
I'm losing track of who is on the injury list, but at the very least he's next cab off the rank. It'd be a crime to pick Nathan Harris ahead of Coltman right now.
by Turbogoat
Sat Jun 15, 2019 11:05 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: SR 2019 QF3 - Jaguares v Chiefs - Fri June 21 - 22:05 GMT
Replies: 195
Views: 5536

Re: SR 2019 QF3 - Jaguares v Chiefs - Fri June 21 - 22:05 GM

Going by the history between these two it should be a good one. Vamos Jags. Agreed... it is going to be a close game. 8) Its a pity D Mac won't be playing. The Chiefs have a spring in their step, the return of Cane and BBB Together with ALB and Weber in fine form, has put some steel into them. They...