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by Bill
Mon Dec 19, 2016 9:44 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Truck rampages through crowd at Berlin Christmas market
Replies: 942
Views: 39506

Re: Truck rampages through crowd at Berlin Christmas market

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Bill has a month to reflect.
by Bill
Mon Dec 19, 2016 7:53 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: ex-POTUS DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 129797
Views: 5688268

Re: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-Already making America Great Again!

Electoral college votes, 25 states declared - no defections so far

Coup foiled

Correction one defection recorded, from Clinton to Sanders
by Bill
Mon Dec 19, 2016 12:23 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: ex-POTUS DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 129797
Views: 5688268

Re: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-Already making America Great Again!

Trump was the correct vote for anyone who wanted change, tbf a vote for Sanders would also have been a vote for change

A vote for Hillary though, the tainted, establishment controlled, joyless, reanimated corpse like, party hack?
by Bill
Fri Dec 16, 2016 10:39 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL EU/UK referendum thread
Replies: 86946
Views: 3117083

Re: OFFICIAL EU/UK referendum thread

It's amazes me how the Brexiteers told us that Brexit was going to be great for the UK. Now all they can say is that it's going to be shite but not as shite as the remain campaign made out. Sigh, almost all of the economic data is positive. Doesn't fit the project fear narrative, but there you have...
by Bill
Fri Dec 16, 2016 7:58 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: ex-POTUS DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 129797
Views: 5688268

Re: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-Already making America Great Again!

Just seen the Hillary interview - christ weve dodged a bullet there :lol:
by Bill
Fri Dec 16, 2016 5:55 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: ex-POTUS DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 129797
Views: 5688268

Re: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-Already making America Great Again!

https://i.sli.mg/Avg865.jpg Things the Democrats have not blamed for their loss. - Hillary Clinton - Themselves Correct. Watching the Dems fail this year has been like watching the English football team in so many times past. All the build up and all the hubris about how the world class team is gon...
by Bill
Fri Dec 16, 2016 4:51 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: All Coppers to have Degrees from Next year!
Replies: 47
Views: 2739

Re: All Coppers to have Degrees from Next year!

Having a degree will not prevent anyone from having any of these qualities. I also doubt there will be many who are unable to qualify through the apprenticeship scheme. I also don't believe these changes would have been brought in if police numbers had remained at the levels they were 10+ years ago...
by Bill
Fri Dec 16, 2016 4:30 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: All Coppers to have Degrees from Next year!
Replies: 47
Views: 2739

Re: All Coppers to have Degrees from Next year!

Ive no problem with policemen having to have a degree, as long as they are also 6ft 15 stone + and hard as nails

Police women on the other hand should just be fit
by Bill
Fri Dec 16, 2016 3:28 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: ex-POTUS DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 129797
Views: 5688268

Re: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-Already making America Great Again!

Wikileaks are offering to authenticate any documents Obama has "to their standards" :lol: Will Assange personally decide what is damning and what is not? I mean I know nothing about NZ politics but if I heard a website is dumping information about one party and not the others, I would say, well the...
by Bill
Fri Dec 16, 2016 2:54 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: ex-POTUS DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 129797
Views: 5688268

Re: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-Already making America Great Again!

it would be interesting because Trump couldn't use the popular vote argument. I am still baffled how no concrete proof was found on Hillary but she needed to be locked up but Trump, we need concrete proof. The popular vote argument is spurious. The electoral system is what it is, and has been since...
by Bill
Fri Dec 16, 2016 1:59 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: ex-POTUS DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 129797
Views: 5688268

Re: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-Already making America Great Again!

orchestrated campaign of misinformation Pretty obvious misinformation too. Wtf is up with Obama? Militant or plain reckless? Disturbing whatever it is. Not half as disburbing as to what will happen if all this shenanigans results in Trump being denied the Presidency due to the electoral college vot...
by Bill
Fri Dec 16, 2016 1:38 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL EU/UK referendum thread
Replies: 86946
Views: 3117083

Re: OFFICIAL EU/UK referendum thread

I know. People actually bought Farage's line of "Germans won't risk losing their business of selling cars to the UK". While business won't stop, you can bet the Germans and other EU countries including Ireland with their own exports to the UK will take the hit. Ireland will take a 4% hit but it's n...
by Bill
Fri Dec 16, 2016 1:29 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: ex-POTUS DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 129797
Views: 5688268

Re: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-Already making America Great Again!

Be interesting to see if this orchestrated campaign of misinformation has any effect on the people its targeted at - the electoral college, its the 19th they cast their vote isnt it?
by Bill
Fri Dec 16, 2016 12:28 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL EU/UK referendum thread
Replies: 86946
Views: 3117083

Re: OFFICIAL EU/UK referendum thread

I know. People actually bought Farage's line of "Germans won't risk losing their business of selling cars to the UK". While business won't stop, you can bet the Germans and other EU countries including Ireland with their own exports to the UK will take the hit. Ireland will take a 4% hit but it's n...
by Bill
Thu Dec 15, 2016 11:32 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: ex-POTUS DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 129797
Views: 5688268

Re: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-Already making America Great Again!

Donger

sure about that? I don't think it even close.

link to Assange's comments. :thumbup:
That well know right wing nut job Oliver Stone told everyone the truth months ago

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kj-YqUIFN44
by Bill
Thu Dec 15, 2016 8:30 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: This looks like its going to be epic
Replies: 81
Views: 5742

Re: This looks like its going to be epic

Just a question for you war experts. They evacuated approx. 300,000 men from the beaches of Dunkirk correct? What was the size of the BEF that landed in France? Just trying to get a handle on how many men were killed or captured. The BEF lost 4,500 confirmed killed, had 17,000 wounded with 45,000 m...
by Bill
Thu Dec 15, 2016 12:53 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: This looks like its going to be epic
Replies: 81
Views: 5742

Re: This looks like its going to be epic

I hope the movie looks more closely at the fighting that went on outside Dunkirk, the evacuation itself was an amazing feat, but whats often overlooked is the scale and ferocity of the battle that took place as the French and British armies withdrew towards the coast, first creating then defending c...
by Bill
Thu Dec 15, 2016 12:16 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: ex-POTUS DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 129797
Views: 5688268

Re: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-Already making America Great Again!

I think its disgusting that people are questioning the motives of the American intelligence agencies After all, if you cant trust the CIA for gods sake then who can you trust? On this subject Wikileaks tweeted this article. ‪ https://consortiumnews.com/2016/12/12/us-intel-vets-dispute-russia-hackin...
by Bill
Thu Dec 15, 2016 10:36 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: ex-POTUS DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 129797
Views: 5688268

Re: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-Already making America Great Again!

I think its disgusting that people are questioning the motives of the American intelligence agencies

After all, if you cant trust the CIA for gods sake then who can you trust?
by Bill
Thu Dec 15, 2016 12:11 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL EU/UK referendum thread
Replies: 86946
Views: 3117083

Re: OFFICIAL EU/UK referendum thread

Well well well MEPs were furious after the Financial Times reported a draft text that nominated the European Commission as the union’s lead negotiator in talks, but gave MEPs no seat at the negotiating table or in key preparatory meetings. Looks like the deal is going to be decided in the real halls...
by Bill
Wed Dec 14, 2016 8:07 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL EU/UK referendum thread
Replies: 86946
Views: 3117083

Re: OFFICIAL EU/UK referendum thread

Greek debt relief suspended
by Bill
Wed Dec 14, 2016 7:29 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: This looks like its going to be epic
Replies: 81
Views: 5742

Re: This looks like its going to be epic

It was a pre war regular unit however, much prized so they and other battalions like them were as I understand given priority for removal Never knew that. Still it makes sense. Fortunately they got them all off in the end, but it certainly made sense to get the best troops out first if the position...
by Bill
Wed Dec 14, 2016 6:32 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: This looks like its going to be epic
Replies: 81
Views: 5742

Re: This looks like its going to be epic

My favourite old uncle, long dead, was evacuated from Dunkirk Contrary to many reports claiming utter chaos, his battalion was taken off with all arms intact and was available immediately for coastal defence in southern England It was a pre war regular unit however, much prized so they and other bat...
by Bill
Wed Dec 14, 2016 4:00 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Number of and intervals between body cleansing
Replies: 32
Views: 1665

Re: Number of and intervals between body cleansing

Shower 1st thing in the morning, then again when I'm home from work, and a last one just before I go to bed. Fair play thats being uber clean - I find a shower when I get in from work keeps me fresh enough for bed, morning then evening does me Our caveman ancestors presumably never bathed at all, i...
by Bill
Wed Dec 14, 2016 3:37 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Number of and intervals between body cleansing
Replies: 32
Views: 1665

Re: Number of and intervals between body cleansing

My rule 1 morning and evening ablution receptacle

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by Bill
Wed Dec 14, 2016 3:11 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Number of and intervals between body cleansing
Replies: 32
Views: 1665

Re: Number of and intervals between body cleansing

The shower in the evening types, do so to nab an extra ten minutes in bed apparently
by Bill
Wed Dec 14, 2016 2:51 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Number of and intervals between body cleansing
Replies: 32
Views: 1665

Re: Number of and intervals between body cleansing

Zakar wrote:Why are you showering twice a day? Are you a bricky? A plumber?
Because I like to freshen up when I get in, open door, throw clothes on floor, kettle on, quick shower, out before kettles boiled, put joggers and tee shirt on -sorted

Takes 5 mins tbf
by Bill
Wed Dec 14, 2016 2:43 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Your Christmas habits
Replies: 148
Views: 9104

Re: Your Christmas habits

One from me - I love Pannatone I have just eaten tomorrow's dessert, a 500g waitrose one, straight out of the box. In one sitting. No cutting, just ripping hunks out and eating. I am not even remotely sorry or guilty ! Kids and wife will just have to have some fruit or yoghurt and shit like that. I...
by Bill
Wed Dec 14, 2016 2:38 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Number of and intervals between body cleansing
Replies: 32
Views: 1665

Re: Number of and intervals between body cleansing

The Sun God wrote:Moves thread to Mumsnet.......
Mums would insist on having a bath and taking so long about it that you'd be wondering if they had fallen asleep or boiled themselves to death through their weird habit of continually adding hot water while getting redder and redder
by Bill
Wed Dec 14, 2016 2:31 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Number of and intervals between body cleansing
Replies: 32
Views: 1665

Number of and intervals between body cleansing

Ive always had a shower first thing, then usually but not always, taken a shower straight away after getting in from work Surprised at the number of people who just shower in the evening though, anecdotal evidence only, but there are a lot of them out there Plus I only use the bath a couple of times...
by Bill
Tue Dec 13, 2016 1:12 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: ex-POTUS DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 129797
Views: 5688268

Re: POTUS-DONALD TRUMP-Already making America Great Again!

You can see why the politicians hate Trump, the bugger has started to appoint people who have been there, seen it, done it, who actually know what they are doing, ie not politicians
by Bill
Sun Dec 11, 2016 9:13 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Have to hand it to Sadiq Khan, he's getting London sorted
Replies: 125
Views: 6318

Re: Have to hand it to Sadiq Khan, he's getting London sorte

OXFORD University students are being urged to use gender-neutral pronouns, it has been reported. ... Deliberately using the wrong pronoun for a transgender person is an offence under Oxford's behaviour code, Its not he or she - its ze Gay rights campaigner Peter Tatchell, who formerly stood as a Gr...
by Bill
Sat Dec 10, 2016 3:56 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Have to hand it to Sadiq Khan, he's getting London sorted
Replies: 125
Views: 6318

Re: Have to hand it to Sadiq Khan, he's getting London sorte

That LGBT list is going to get a bit longer - meet Mr Ted Parrotman

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by Bill
Fri Dec 09, 2016 7:39 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Have to hand it to Sadiq Khan, he's getting London sorted
Replies: 125
Views: 6318

Re: Have to hand it to Sadiq Khan, he's getting London sorte

To be fair she dosnt seem like the sort of person that would just take offence for no reason at all

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by Bill
Fri Dec 09, 2016 6:50 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Have to hand it to Sadiq Khan, he's getting London sorted
Replies: 125
Views: 6318

Re: Have to hand it to Sadiq Khan, he's getting London sorte

happyhooker wrote:Bill, don't you live in France half the time nowadays??
Greece, have residency there, none of this malarky there I can assure you, they call a Turk a Turk

Amongst other things
by Bill
Fri Dec 09, 2016 5:57 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Have to hand it to Sadiq Khan, he's getting London sorted
Replies: 125
Views: 6318

Re: Have to hand it to Sadiq Khan, he's getting London sorte

If this person gets their way, all of our personal details will potentially be handed out to anyone who demands it
by Bill
Fri Dec 09, 2016 5:36 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Have to hand it to Sadiq Khan, he's getting London sorted
Replies: 125
Views: 6318

Re: Have to hand it to Sadiq Khan, he's getting London sorte

Tbf we really do need to hear a voice sample to know wether the LT oyster card security check call centre person had a point or not

Rule 1 will have to do instead
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by Bill
Fri Dec 09, 2016 4:39 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Have to hand it to Sadiq Khan, he's getting London sorted
Replies: 125
Views: 6318

Re: Have to hand it to Sadiq Khan, he's getting London sorte

Apologies for nor giving more details over the offending phone conversation that started this furore, has the mayor London ordering an investigation, made national news headlines and could be leading to a change in which our city transport system will in future be operating Ms Challenor had called ...
by Bill
Fri Dec 09, 2016 4:24 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: OFFICIAL EU/UK referendum thread
Replies: 86946
Views: 3117083

Re: OFFICIAL EU/UK referendum thread

Super interesting concept but will the British government allow dual citizenship with the EU EU negotiators will offer Brits an individual opt-in to remain EU citizens, chief negotiator confirms http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/brexit-eu-citizenship-keep-freedom-of-movement-guy-verhofs...