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by merlin the happy pig
Sun Apr 20, 2014 4:51 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official Canes V Blues Good Friday Match Thread.....
Replies: 339
Views: 5133

Re: Official Canes V Blues Good Friday Match Thread.....

Thought Savea looked a bit like a sumo wrestler with his hair tied up in the game today. What a game he had, he is adding a lot of skill to his brute power. Yup, most people see a big guy and immediately think he's one dimensional. But Savea is a total footballer a bigger version of Corey Jane. Tha...
by merlin the happy pig
Sun Apr 20, 2014 4:44 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: How did you feel after the permanent banning?
Replies: 164
Views: 4463

Re: How did you feel after the permanent banning?

jorwar wrote:The mass banning has been a salutary reminder to us of how lucky we are to enjoy each other's company and threads like booty and tits.
There's nothing quite as satsfying as viewing quality porn in the company of your extremely heterosexual best mates :lol:
by merlin the happy pig
Thu Apr 17, 2014 9:32 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The 14 most ironic misspelled tattoos ever inked
Replies: 60
Views: 2418

Re: The 14 most ironic misspelled tattoos ever inked

Harbinger wrote:Have a cousin who got Sylvester the cat tattoo'ed on his leg between his ankle and knee.. He was 14 when he got it. He's 35 now and I've never ever once seen him wear shorts, not even on 45 degree days
What a pussy!
by merlin the happy pig
Tue Apr 15, 2014 8:47 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Former KKK leader kills 3 at Jewish Community Center
Replies: 22
Views: 1605

Re: Former KKK leader kills 3 at Jewish Community Center

c69 wrote:Blazing Saddles :thumbup:
Where are the white women at ?
by merlin the happy pig
Tue Apr 15, 2014 5:23 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The True Meaning Of Easter...
Replies: 25
Views: 683

Re: The True Meaning Of Easter...

Zakar wrote:I've got an urgent client meeting on the Wednesday :frown:

Still taking Thursday and Tueaday off for a 6 Day weekend, so not all bad.

Code for booze and hookers. :thumbup:

Your secret is safe with us. 8)
by merlin the happy pig
Mon Apr 14, 2014 6:31 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: S15 Official Chiefs v Rebels Match Thread
Replies: 263
Views: 3206

Re: S15 Official Chiefs v Rebels Match Thread

And the CHEIFS are doing it with whatever team they happen to be able to put on the field that week. Certainly happier to be a CHEIFS supporter than any other at this point. Is there a reason you capitalise the Chiefs and deliberately misspelling the name? One of the most fiendishly subtle pieces o...
by merlin the happy pig
Mon Apr 14, 2014 4:28 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Case for War
Replies: 15
Views: 1016

Re: The Case for War

Comparing apples with oranges to make his case, ain't he. Also, until recently, larger groupings lead to an increase death via disease, which previously did not have proximity and critical mass to spread across communities. Large groupings were not possible until the advent of agriculture increased...
by merlin the happy pig
Mon Apr 14, 2014 12:14 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The Case for War
Replies: 15
Views: 1016

Re: The Case for War

If you think logically the thesis seems obvious, and is one most historians have already probably worked out for themselves. Many people will hate the thought because it makes them feel uncomfortable, lots of those will deny it because they confuse is and ought. More proof of how much more peaceful ...
by merlin the happy pig
Sun Apr 13, 2014 8:10 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ Politics Thread
Replies: 33697
Views: 1330026

Re: NZ Election year fun and frivolity thread

For those interested in the inequality question, and I don't mean the children who were squabbling about it a page or two back, here is some food for thought. http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/monkey-cage/wp/2014/04/07/why-hasnt-democracy-saved-us-from-inequality/ For another review of Piketty's ...
by merlin the happy pig
Sun Apr 13, 2014 8:06 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Fuel from sea water?
Replies: 38
Views: 838

Re: Fuel from sea water?

Maybe they extract gas to power their vehicles with the anal probing So Americans are being harvested for space fuel? That's horrible. NZ is setting up a plant to convert tallow into biodiesel so those cotton pickin aliens got them some competition fur Merican lard asses. (We've found a use for the...
by merlin the happy pig
Sun Apr 13, 2014 8:01 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Fuel from sea water?
Replies: 38
Views: 838

Re: Fuel from sea water?

Bod wrote:You can extract a lot of heavy fuels quite simply and cheaply from recycling plastic and generate energy at the same time. UK Govt are not keen apparently
I've always thought it made sense to try to run a power station off plastic waste rather than recycling it.
by merlin the happy pig
Sun Apr 13, 2014 7:56 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Fuel from sea water?
Replies: 38
Views: 838

Re: Fuel from sea water?

It was certainly an impressive feat. But as you say there will need to be some significant engineering improvement if it' sgoing to be able to carry passemgers, their luggage, enough grog and entertainment systems to keep them happy, and enough anal probes to placate any aliens they run accross. Th...
by merlin the happy pig
Sun Apr 13, 2014 7:49 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Fuel from sea water?
Replies: 38
Views: 838

Re: Fuel from sea water?

Conversion of water to hydrogen fuel gas will comprise one chapter of my thesis when I submit this year. They're a fair way from implementing it on an industrial scale. No need to get excited about it yet. I still don't see hydrogen as anything other than a niche fuel such as aircraft, maybe. More ...
by merlin the happy pig
Sun Apr 13, 2014 5:55 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Fuel from sea water?
Replies: 38
Views: 838

Re: Fuel from sea water?

Conversion of water to hydrogen fuel gas will comprise one chapter of my thesis when I submit this year. They're a fair way from implementing it on an industrial scale. No need to get excited about it yet. Very good reason to get excited. Flight of every nature will become more affordable. Includin...
by merlin the happy pig
Sun Apr 13, 2014 5:48 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Fuel from sea water?
Replies: 38
Views: 838

Re: Fuel from sea water?

Conversion of water to hydrogen fuel gas will comprise one chapter of my thesis when I submit this year. They're a fair way from implementing it on an industrial scale. No need to get excited about it yet. Very good reason to get excited. Flight of every nature will become more affordable. Includin...
by merlin the happy pig
Sun Apr 13, 2014 5:46 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Fuel from sea water?
Replies: 38
Views: 838

Re: Fuel from sea water?

Conversion of water to hydrogen fuel gas will comprise one chapter of my thesis when I submit this year. They're a fair way from implementing it on an industrial scale. No need to get excited about it yet. I still don't see hydrogen as anything other than a niche fuel such as aircraft, maybe. More ...
by merlin the happy pig
Sun Apr 13, 2014 5:30 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official Canes V Blues Good Friday Match Thread.....
Replies: 339
Views: 5133

Re: Official Canes V Blues Good Friday Match Thread.....

The Blues should win this. They have a better coach. says who? the coach who let Anscombe and Fekitoa depart? that "better" coach. the same coach who last year, made 6 changes to a winning side in if memory serves the fourth game of the season and handed the Bulls their very first win ever at Eden ...
by merlin the happy pig
Sun Apr 13, 2014 5:14 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official Canes V Blues Good Friday Match Thread.....
Replies: 339
Views: 5133

Re: Official Canes V Blues Good Friday Match Thread.....

Blues team I'd like to see run out on Friday night: Piutau, Moala, Willison, Nonu, Li, Hickey, Hall, Luatua, Braid (c), Kaino, Triggs, Moli, Faumuina, Kev, Woodcock. Reserves: McCartney, Prattley, Ta'avao, Tuipulotu, O'Connor, Takulua, Saili, Marshall. Would actually like Manihera on the bench but ...
by merlin the happy pig
Sun Apr 13, 2014 5:10 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official Canes V Blues Good Friday Match Thread.....
Replies: 339
Views: 5133

Re: Official Canes V Blues Good Friday Match Thread.....

SecretAgentMan wrote:
kiwidutchie wrote:Date: 18 April 2011.
Image
:roll:

BTW, that looks suspiciously like Saint Richie between the two thieves? :(
Jailer: Crucifixion?
Prisoner: Yes.
Jailer: Line on the left, one cross each!
by merlin the happy pig
Sun Apr 13, 2014 5:05 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ Politics Thread
Replies: 33697
Views: 1330026

Re: NZ Election year fun and frivolity thread

For those interested in the inequality question, and I don't mean the children who were squabbling about it a page or two back, here is some food for thought. http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/monkey-cage/wp/2014/04/07/why-hasnt-democracy-saved-us-from-inequality/ For another review of Piketty's ...
by merlin the happy pig
Sat Apr 12, 2014 11:18 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Liberals/hippies destroyed
Replies: 34
Views: 1500

Re: Liberals/hippies destroyed

Disappointment,
I didn't realise the OP was speaking metaphorically :(
by merlin the happy pig
Sat Apr 12, 2014 9:38 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ Politics Thread
Replies: 33697
Views: 1330026

Re: NZ Election year fun and frivolity thread

For those interested in the inequality question, and I don't mean the children who were squabbling about it a page or two back, here is some food for thought. http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/monkey-cage/wp/2014/04/07/why-hasnt-democracy-saved-us-from-inequality/ For another review of Piketty's ...
by merlin the happy pig
Sat Apr 12, 2014 11:08 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Whats wrong with South Africa in one video
Replies: 45
Views: 1546

Re: Whats wrong with South Africa in one video

I hate women who say or do what they want because they know they won't get punched in the face I have an in-law like that - if she was male and she acted like that she would have been in and out of the ER on a daily basis I obviously don't condone hitting a female but I have no sympathy for the wom...
by merlin the happy pig
Sat Apr 12, 2014 11:01 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: S15 Official Chiefs v Rebels Match Thread
Replies: 263
Views: 3206

Re: S15 Official Chiefs v Rebels Match Thread

Messy game. Hard luck Rebels. All up you probably deserved to win that. Worst game of rugby I've watched in years. The Rebels might have deserved to win if it was based only on effort, but some of their passing and catching was absolutely dire. The Chiefs went to sleep after getting to 19 points an...
by merlin the happy pig
Wed Apr 09, 2014 9:17 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Another one for Bill's death penalty promotion
Replies: 16
Views: 1381

Re: Another one for Bill's death penalty promotion

Torquemada 1420 wrote:Need I ask? Was the guy black perchance?
You looked didn't you? :lol:
by merlin the happy pig
Sat Apr 05, 2014 11:04 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: BRUMBIES v BLUES — R8 2014 SR Official Match Thread
Replies: 259
Views: 4442

Re: BRUMBIES v BLUES — R8 2014 SR Official Match Thread

Only positive to take from that as a blues supporter is the return of Jerome Kaino. Messam is going to need an epic season to hold onto his starting spot. Aside from that, I can't remember seeing a worse game from the Blues in recent times. Can we please put Tevita Li on the bench already, move Pia...
by merlin the happy pig
Sat Apr 05, 2014 10:55 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The OFFICIAL Capt Hurricane Hurricanes v Bulls Fred
Replies: 274
Views: 7283

Re: The OFFICIAL Capt Hurricane Hurricanes v Bulls Fred

Very good win from the 'Canes, against a good team. The whole team played well. The Bulls hung in, but the 'Canes had enough and are looking a good team. Jack Lam MoM. I think they played with a great deal of spirit up front they also made a good number of line breaks. But tits for hands like you w...
by merlin the happy pig
Sat Apr 05, 2014 9:51 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: RIP the internal combustion engine!
Replies: 1445
Views: 126646

Re: RIP the internal combustion engine!

Or blue motion type technology gets the average family car to 100 miles a gallon. While spewing NO out the tailpipe and keeping the Wankers in the Middle East in gold and palaces. :thumbdown: Where as lithium production and coal and gas fired electricity is similar to angel farts. Give the current ...
by merlin the happy pig
Fri Apr 04, 2014 8:46 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Windows 8 u-turn
Replies: 86
Views: 3946

Re: Windows 8 u-turn

the desktop interface is essentially Win7 How do you get to the desktop interface? Just login as normal? Or is there a new process with 8? :o I have set mine to log straight into the desktop. but even if you don't do that there is a button on the new UI marked desktop that even a moron could see an...
by merlin the happy pig
Fri Apr 04, 2014 8:35 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Goat Sheep Born in Ireland
Replies: 35
Views: 1309

Re: Goat Sheep Born in Ireland

Diego wrote:Well the two species are closely enough related to be considered cousins...
Saudi Arabia is a good example of what can happen if you don't keep a lid on this sort of thing.

http://www.wnd.com/2005/05/30246/

Explains a lot.
by merlin the happy pig
Thu Apr 03, 2014 8:25 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Referees taking the at maul time
Replies: 6
Views: 487

Referees taking the at maul time

Have you noticed how referees only apply the laws of the maul to the defending team these days? It's almost impossible to get penalised for truck and trailer, even when the original maul is still clearly present and 2 or 3 attacking players peel off with the ball carrier at the back. Defending playe...
by merlin the happy pig
Thu Apr 03, 2014 7:51 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Modern Civilisation Potentially Goooonnnnnnnnnnneeeeeeee
Replies: 99
Views: 3348

Re: Moern Civilisation Potentially Goooonnnnnnnnnnneeeeeeee

Farva wrote:
Bowens wrote:Stop being a thread title hipster and correct yo shit.
Yeah yeah yeah, Ive been busy.
Also, I am not too bothered given that we will all die in a firey death.
Six pints of bitter and quickly please. The world's about to end. :P
by merlin the happy pig
Thu Apr 03, 2014 3:32 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ economic outlook?
Replies: 22
Views: 1093

Re: NZ economic outlook?

There's also lots of oil exploration going on, let us hope they find a big one. If not at least we've annoyed some hippies which is always a bonus. I'd be keen if they set aside a truly massive (i.e. multi-billion $) bond for use in cleaning up spills. Christchurch tells us we can't trust insurance...
by merlin the happy pig
Thu Apr 03, 2014 3:12 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ economic outlook?
Replies: 22
Views: 1093

Re: NZ economic outlook?

To be honest there's only so much we milk we can get from cows, and the price is historically high. I don't see the hoped for added value in any of our major exports starting to happen yet. Especially disappointing is our failure to leverage our excellent farming knowledge and extend into biotechnol...
by merlin the happy pig
Thu Apr 03, 2014 2:00 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Modern Civilisation Potentially Goooonnnnnnnnnnneeeeeeee
Replies: 99
Views: 3348

Re: Moern Civilisation Potentially Goooonnnnnnnnnnneeeeeeee

True Blue wrote:Damn Moerns, f**king good riddance to the plum.
If he means modern, does that mean NZ is safe?
by merlin the happy pig
Wed Apr 02, 2014 8:04 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wales to Ban E-Cigs in Public Places...
Replies: 166
Views: 6026

Re: Wales to Ban E-Cigs in Public Places...

clementinfrance wrote:What next?

A banning of fat c**ts from grazing on junk food/drink in public places as this too 'normalises' obesity and poor diets...
Improves the scenery at the same time.
What's not to like? :P
by merlin the happy pig
Wed Apr 02, 2014 6:12 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: BRUMBIES v BLUES — R8 2014 SR Official Match Thread
Replies: 259
Views: 4442

Re: BRUMBIES v BLUES — R8 2014 SR Official Match Thread

A good Blues team.
Hopefully Moli is up to it, I expect the Brumbies will put a lot of heat on up front.
Time for Halai to step up too, most of the rest of the back-line have been in strong form, he might be lucky to get a start.

Blues by 3.
by merlin the happy pig
Wed Apr 02, 2014 6:08 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Exxon acknowledge climate change.
Replies: 3
Views: 317

Re: Exxon acknowledge climate change.

To be fair I doubt very much whether this is related to belief at all. There were almost certainly a large chunk of management even a majority who thought it was probably true but was still good policy to deny it for the last 20 years. Possibly the same management have decided that now is the optimu...
by merlin the happy pig
Wed Apr 02, 2014 4:15 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: NZ Politics Thread
Replies: 33697
Views: 1330026

Re: NZ Election year fun and frivolity thread

National are a conservative party, not a Conservative party. You say they drag the chain on social issues, that's right, because they're a conservative party and they move slowly They are embracing social libertarianism, that's right, because they're a conservative party and that's the mainstream f...