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by Slim 293
Fri Mar 05, 2021 1:31 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Tahds v Force
Replies: 90
Views: 755

Re: Tahds v Force

grievous wrote: Fri Mar 05, 2021 11:44 am Really happy for WA rugby but this aint good for the rugby heartland.

That's a shame...
by Slim 293
Thu Mar 04, 2021 7:43 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 26262
Views: 993046

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

Brittany Higgins' lawyers have served up Linda Reynolds, threatening to sue if she doesn't receive an apology... :thumbup:
by Slim 293
Thu Mar 04, 2021 4:41 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Should NSW be relegated?
Replies: 92
Views: 2094

Re: Should NSW be relegated?

Pat the Ex Mat wrote: Thu Mar 04, 2021 2:56 am
Zakar wrote: Wed Mar 03, 2021 10:10 pm
Now now, Mr Evoque, I was born in Woden Valley. No allocation required.
I've spent a fair amount of time in Woden Mall :blush:
At least you didn't say the Hyperdome...








:blush:










:((
by Slim 293
Wed Mar 03, 2021 3:13 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 26262
Views: 993046

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

Oh my, this is actually from the Oz... Linda Reynolds referred to Brittany Higgins as a ‘lying cow’ in front of staff, after her former media adviser went public about an alleged rape in Parliament House. https://www.theaustralian.com.au/nation/politics/defence-minister-linda-reynolds-openly-called-...
by Slim 293
Wed Mar 03, 2021 4:48 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 26262
Views: 993046

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

Correction, he is in Canberra... talking about something, shortly...
by Slim 293
Wed Mar 03, 2021 4:40 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 26262
Views: 993046

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

So, Christian Porter is in Perth talking about something in approx. 20 minutes...
by Slim 293
Tue Mar 02, 2021 7:59 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 26262
Views: 993046

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

The alleged analrapist will front up to the media tomorrow...
by Slim 293
Mon Mar 01, 2021 11:25 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Re: the Aus news ban on Facebook
Replies: 197
Views: 4423

Re: the Aus news ban on Facebook

No, you and towny are going round in circles re-running the same failed arguments. Meantime, facebook and google , whose lawyers do properly understand copyright law, are handing over millions of dollars. ;) :lol: They've thrown around enough cash to a handful of the main media players that will se...
by Slim 293
Mon Mar 01, 2021 9:55 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 26262
Views: 993046

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

Andrew Bolt... classy, as always:
A Morrison Government minister is accused of a rape 32 years ago by a mentally ill women (sic) who is now dead. How can he possibly defend himself? And why is he not given the same protection that the media gave to Bill Shorten?
by Slim 293
Mon Mar 01, 2021 9:41 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Re: the Aus news ban on Facebook
Replies: 197
Views: 4423

Re: the Aus news ban on Facebook

The news links uploaded willingly by the news organisations themselves? Why don't you ask Zakar if, because X puts some copyright property on display, that means Y gets a free kick to breach that copyright and commercially exploit it for profit? You're not going to like my answer. Except that news ...
by Slim 293
Mon Mar 01, 2021 9:15 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Re: the Aus news ban on Facebook
Replies: 197
Views: 4423

Re: the Aus news ban on Facebook

The news links uploaded willingly by the news organisations themselves? Why don't you ask Zakar if, because X puts some copyright property on display, that means Y gets a free kick to breach that copyright and commercially exploit it for profit? You're not going to like my answer. Except that news ...
by Slim 293
Mon Mar 01, 2021 9:05 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Re: the Aus news ban on Facebook
Replies: 197
Views: 4423

Re: the Aus news ban on Facebook

The news links uploaded willingly by the news organisations themselves?
by Slim 293
Mon Mar 01, 2021 9:03 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 26262
Views: 993046

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

Sarah Hanson-Young is hinting at naming him in Parliament if nothing else comes of it...
by Slim 293
Mon Mar 01, 2021 5:32 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: ex-POTUS DONALD TRUMP-and U.S. Politics catch-all
Replies: 129823
Views: 5705582

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

Whoopsie on the Neo-Nazi stage design...

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by Slim 293
Mon Mar 01, 2021 4:53 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 26262
Views: 993046

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

grievous wrote: Mon Mar 01, 2021 2:53 am
Slim 293 wrote: Sat Feb 27, 2021 5:18 am #christianporter does seem to be gaining traction on twitter...

If it were true, violent anal rape and adultery would certainly make fine achievements for Mr Family Values.
WTF??? Take it somewhere else you idiot
Er, what's your problem?
by Slim 293
Sun Feb 28, 2021 12:02 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Who is in charge in the USA?
Replies: 159
Views: 4257

Re: Who is in charge in the USA?

Wowsers... :lol:
by Slim 293
Sun Feb 28, 2021 11:56 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Who is in charge in the USA?
Replies: 159
Views: 4257

Re: Who is in charge in the USA?

It cannot be this man https://twitter.com/ezralevant/status/1365755752070197257 I see you've linked to a Rebel News "reporter"... What a fine group of anti-Muslim racists (the most literal kind that associate with the Daily Stormer), Covid denying anti-vaxxers, and clearly Trumpists... You'll fit i...
by Slim 293
Sun Feb 28, 2021 11:53 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Who is in charge in the USA?
Replies: 159
Views: 4257

Re: Who is in charge in the USA?

It cannot be this man https://twitter.com/ezralevant/status/1365755752070197257 I see you've linked to a Rebel News "reporter"... What a fine group of anti-Muslim racists (the most literal kind that associate with the Daily Stormer), Covid denying anti-vaxxers, and clearly Trumpists... You'll fit i...
by Slim 293
Sun Feb 28, 2021 11:50 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Who is in charge in the USA?
Replies: 159
Views: 4257

Re: Who is in charge in the USA?

It cannot be this man https://twitter.com/ezralevant/status/1365755752070197257 I see you've linked to a Rebel News "reporter"... What a fine group of anti-Muslim racists (the most literal kind that associate with the Daily Stormer), Covid denying anti-vaxxers, and no surprises here... Trumpists. Y...
by Slim 293
Sat Feb 27, 2021 2:11 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Should NSW be relegated?
Replies: 92
Views: 2094

Re: Should NSW be relegated?

So many highlights from tonight... but the first two that come to mind: The Brumbies strolling through the middle of every Waratahs maul like it was their own, followed by Noah Lolesio scoring at the back of a Brumbies driving maul......... Lachie Swinton being Rob Valetini's personal plaything. :lol:
by Slim 293
Sat Feb 27, 2021 8:15 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: STAN - The Verdict
Replies: 96
Views: 3521

Re: STAN - The Verdict

shanky wrote: Sat Feb 27, 2021 8:06 am
mr bungle wrote: Sat Feb 27, 2021 2:58 am The Apple TV is the better tip, IMHO.
Can you stream other things (e,g Stan) through the AppleTV box?

Yep, I haven't owned one since one of the earlier models but it should have all the various streaming services - Stan, Netflix, Disney, Prime, Tenplay, SBS, NBA, and a whole bunch of stuff.
by Slim 293
Sat Feb 27, 2021 5:18 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 26262
Views: 993046

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

#christianporter does seem to be gaining traction on twitter...

If it were true, violent anal rape and adultery would certainly make fine achievements for Mr Family Values.
by Slim 293
Sat Feb 27, 2021 4:54 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 26262
Views: 993046

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

The Reignite Democry Australia/general anti-vaxxer nutter brigade are currently protesting outside Greg Hunt's office under the banner of THE THIRD FRONT...

Hmmmmmmm...
by Slim 293
Sat Feb 27, 2021 3:21 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: STAN - The Verdict
Replies: 96
Views: 3521

Re: STAN - The Verdict

Picture quality is not as good as I had hoped and I sure do miss the ability to replay or slo-mo like I did on Fox. Just going to have to put up with it. :? Not convinced The picture quality is much better than what Kayo provides ... :nod: And you know what used to give me the downright shits about...
by Slim 293
Fri Feb 26, 2021 2:53 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Re: the Aus news ban on Facebook
Replies: 197
Views: 4423

Re: the Aus news ban on Facebook

It was about the law, in particular IP law, catching up with big internet tech who have been using other peoples' IP to make billions out of other peoples content (and a bit of clever coding) for years. You keep repeating this, and yet... Anyways, I'm sure Morrison and co will continue to make a lo...
by Slim 293
Fri Feb 26, 2021 2:40 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: SoupAU Rd 2: Reds v Rebels
Replies: 112
Views: 1344

Re: SoupAU Rd 2: Reds v Rebels

Honestly, I was hoping the Reds would be down by 2 points in the final minute with a penalty in front, and McDermott takes the quick tap..... Unfortunately for the Rebels their bench was a rag tag bunch of ring ins... their front row was dominating the Reds there for a while, with Eloff working ove...
by Slim 293
Fri Feb 26, 2021 2:36 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Re: the Aus news ban on Facebook
Replies: 197
Views: 4423

Re: the Aus news ban on Facebook

The Optimist wrote: Fri Feb 26, 2021 8:37 am The Liberal Govt Fvckwittery
Yep, pretty much this... :nod:
by Slim 293
Fri Feb 26, 2021 2:33 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: SoupAU Rd 2: Reds v Rebels
Replies: 112
Views: 1344

Re: SoupAU Rd 2: Reds v Rebels

Honestly, I was hoping the Reds would be down by 2 points in the final minute with a penalty in front, and McDermott takes the quick tap..... Unfortunately for the Rebels their bench was a rag tag bunch of ring ins... their front row was dominating the Reds there for a while, with Eloff working over...
by Slim 293
Fri Feb 26, 2021 9:03 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 26262
Views: 993046

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

Holy fudge... breaking news on the ABC - a current Morrison cabinet minister has been accused of a “very brutal” rape back in 1988. The woman who made the allegation has since taken her own life. https://www.abc.net.au/news/2021-02-26/pm-senators-afp-told-historical-rape-allegation-cabinet-minister/...
by Slim 293
Thu Feb 25, 2021 12:14 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 26262
Views: 993046

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

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by Slim 293
Wed Feb 24, 2021 3:16 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: STAN - The Verdict
Replies: 96
Views: 3521

Re: STAN - The Verdict

Limited Rugby available to be watched in Australian Pubs is not a good outcome for fans, the game or Stan. I would have thought Stan would have organised this before the season started, especially as watching matches in the Pub is a big part of Rugby culture here in Oz. https://www.smh.com.au/sport...
by Slim 293
Wed Feb 24, 2021 3:21 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Re: the Aus news ban on Facebook
Replies: 197
Views: 4423

Re: the Aus news ban on Facebook

Nope, definitely paywalled...

Also, if the AFR posted that article on Facebook I wouldn't be able to read it, as I would be redirected to their web page where I would be blocked by said paywall...

But I can now read it on PR for free. :lol:
by Slim 293
Wed Feb 24, 2021 12:52 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Re: the Aus news ban on Facebook
Replies: 197
Views: 4423

Re: the Aus news ban on Facebook

GS - try this - https://www.theguardian.com/technology/google. The Guardian will appreciate the click, and it not be viewed via Facebook feed where they get no benefit. You don't actually view it via Facebook... you would still have to click on the article link that would direct you to their websit...
by Slim 293
Wed Feb 24, 2021 12:44 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 26262
Views: 993046

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

And Linda Reynolds is taking leave for, er,... "health reasons", on the day she was to face the Press Club.

https://www.theage.com.au/politics/fede ... 575bf.html
by Slim 293
Wed Feb 24, 2021 12:38 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 26262
Views: 993046

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

https://www.theage.com.au/national/victoria/borrowed-time-liberals-give-o-brien-ultimatum-for-may-leadership-spill-20210223-p5755y.html The disaffected Liberals have not settled on who the challenger to Mr O’Brien will be. Liberals in and outside Parliament are urging former leader Matthew Guy to re...
by Slim 293
Tue Feb 23, 2021 8:32 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Re: the Aus news ban on Facebook
Replies: 197
Views: 4423

Re: the Aus news ban on Facebook

Seven West Media seemingly first to collect their protection money from Facebook...
by Slim 293
Tue Feb 23, 2021 6:50 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 26262
Views: 993046

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

kiwigreg369 wrote: Tue Feb 23, 2021 6:37 am SMH has no mention of the rape at the top of their online publication.

Above indicates it’s all Kelly’s chief adviser.

Has the story been squashed? Or name suppression?
Unrelated to the Ms Higgins case...
by Slim 293
Tue Feb 23, 2021 5:04 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 26262
Views: 993046

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

Maybe, just maybe... the conduct of the Liberal Party towards rape victims and their families was just too abhorrent for him? Probably not... His chief advisor has an AVO against him from a teenage girl who worked with him. At least six women have now made complaints against him... :shock: https://...
by Slim 293
Tue Feb 23, 2021 1:55 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 26262
Views: 993046

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

Maybe, just maybe... the conduct of the Liberal Party towards rape victims and their families was just too abhorrent for him?

Probably not...
by Slim 293
Tue Feb 23, 2021 1:41 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Australian Politics Thread
Replies: 26262
Views: 993046

Re: The Australian Politics Thread

Craig Kelly has resigned from the Libs, moving to the crossbench....