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by Mog The Almighty
Fri Jun 11, 2021 4:53 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The phrase ‘play the ball, not the man’ has no place in rugby
Replies: 28
Views: 818

Re: The phrase ‘play the ball, not the man’ has no place in rugby

So I can add you to not to understanding the phrase too then. You have options. You can do that, or you can admit you were wrong about a silly little thing. I'm perfectly happy with my responses. It seems it's your problem, not mine. Ever wonder why that keeps happening to you? (now that's playing ...
by Mog The Almighty
Fri Jun 11, 2021 4:50 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: How do you think you will go?
Replies: 45
Views: 1437

Re: How do you think you will go?

I have no idea but this is a sobering thread. I'm surprised at the amount of people willing to consign themself to a preventable, early death. My brother died very young from a heart defect, but I've had the ticker checked out and everything is good. Apart from that, I don't have a family history o...
by Mog The Almighty
Fri Jun 11, 2021 4:49 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: How do you think you will go?
Replies: 45
Views: 1437

Re: How do you think you will go?

On the topic of preventable early death, here's a tip from my dad who is a retired gastro surgeon: middle-aged and over, book a FOB (fecal occult blood test) once a year. It beats getting a camera shoved up your arse by a million miles, and he reckons that it will pretty much cover all the bases tha...
by Mog The Almighty
Fri Jun 11, 2021 4:45 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: How do you think you will go?
Replies: 45
Views: 1437

Re: How do you think you will go?

I have no idea but this is a sobering thread. I'm surprised at the amount of people willing to consign themself to a preventable, early death. My brother died very young from a heart defect, but I've had the ticker checked out and everything is good. Apart from that, I don't have a family history o...
by Mog The Almighty
Fri Jun 11, 2021 4:34 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Game Reviews
Replies: 8167
Views: 588251

Re: Game Reviews

I haven' played a game in yonks. When I do I usually play it obssessively for a week or two and then don't ever load it again. Last game was about this time last year when I played Crusader Kings 2 to the detriment of everything else including food and sleep for about 2 weeks. Crusader Kings 3 has c...
by Mog The Almighty
Fri Jun 11, 2021 4:30 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: How do you think you will go?
Replies: 45
Views: 1437

Re: How do you think you will go?

I have no idea but this is a sobering thread. I'm surprised at the amount of people willing to consign themself to a preventable, early death. My brother died very young from a heart defect, but I've had the ticker checked out and everything is good. Apart from that, I don't have a family history of...
by Mog The Almighty
Fri Jun 11, 2021 4:11 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The phrase ‘play the ball, not the man’ has no place in rugby
Replies: 28
Views: 818

Re: The phrase ‘play the ball, not the man’ has no place in rugby

CM11 wrote: Fri Jun 11, 2021 4:04 pm So I can add you to not to understanding the phrase too then.
You have options.

You can do that, or you can admit you were wrong about a silly little thing.
by Mog The Almighty
Fri Jun 11, 2021 3:58 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The phrase ‘play the ball, not the man’ has no place in rugby
Replies: 28
Views: 818

Re: The phrase ‘play the ball, not the man’ has no place in rugby

Not the way I played :P We have a whole area of play called off the ball (rucks etc), with little or no connection to the ball It's all related to the ball though. Unless you're just talking about thuggery. :lol: you got burned and that's a hopeless comeback. That said, I'm not a massive fan of the...
by Mog The Almighty
Fri Jun 11, 2021 3:39 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The phrase ‘play the ball, not the man’ has no place in rugby
Replies: 28
Views: 818

Re: The phrase ‘play the ball, not the man’ has no place in rugby

Not the way I played :P We have a whole area of play called off the ball (rucks etc), with little or no connection to the ball It's all related to the ball though. Unless you're just talking about thuggery. :lol: you got burned and that's a hopeless comeback. That said, I'm not a massive fan of the...
by Mog The Almighty
Fri Jun 11, 2021 3:33 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread
Replies: 895
Views: 18386

Re: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread

shanky wrote: Fri Jun 11, 2021 2:58 pm Sluggy..

Mate..

You’re 100% wrong on Valetini

Find someone else to get stuck into. Let’s try angry-face Swinton* for example. What a pretender!

(*Hypothetical example for discussion purposes)
Needs to up his aggression levels. It's not tiddly-winks.
by Mog The Almighty
Fri Jun 11, 2021 2:26 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread
Replies: 895
Views: 18386

Re: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread

Ellafan wrote: Fri Jun 11, 2021 1:58 pm
Zakar wrote: Fri Jun 11, 2021 1:26 pm He just about put the Canes 12 in the grave.
Not sure what you're smokin' there.
https://youtu.be/A7dkKOdCCxA?t=161

:?:
by Mog The Almighty
Fri Jun 11, 2021 1:23 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread
Replies: 895
Views: 18386

Re: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread

Valetini is great in defence. He literally picks people up and walks backwards with them. In fact, in the past season I was critical of him for not being a presence enough with ball in hand, although undoubtedly a beast smashing rucks and in tackles. Thankfully he's addressed that in spades this yea...
by Mog The Almighty
Fri Jun 11, 2021 12:26 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Crunch SRTT: Highlanders v Brumbies
Replies: 86
Views: 1000

Re: Crunch SRTT: Highlanders v Brumbies

The most satisfying part of that game was being able to turn off Sean Mahoney's yelling after the final whistle.
by Mog The Almighty
Fri Jun 11, 2021 11:20 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread
Replies: 895
Views: 18386

Re: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread

I think people think he's less athletic than he is, because on the field he looks like Michael Rapaport doing a Robert Patrick impression. :lol: :thumbup: That is very true. He's athletic enough. Serious traps. :uhoh: https://www.imago-images.com/bild/sp/0047185389/w.jpg I wonder what he's like in ...
by Mog The Almighty
Fri Jun 11, 2021 11:20 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Crunch SRTT: Highlanders v Brumbies
Replies: 86
Views: 1000

Re: Crunch SRTT: Highlanders v Brumbies

Nice try by the Brumbies. But I have ask, what on earth is Horan talking about, turning down 3-point in front of the posts because, "the fans want the win, the Brumbies want the win"? That is a complete non-sequitur. Since when does taking an easy 3 points to reduce the score line to under one score...
by Mog The Almighty
Fri Jun 11, 2021 9:34 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread
Replies: 895
Views: 18386

Re: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread

Zakar wrote: Fri Jun 11, 2021 6:33 am I think people think he's less athletic than he is, because on the field he looks like Michael Rapaport doing a Robert Patrick impression.
:lol: :thumbup:

That is very true.

He's athletic enough.

Serious traps. :uhoh:

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by Mog The Almighty
Fri Jun 11, 2021 4:47 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread
Replies: 895
Views: 18386

Re: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread

Nobody is wanting him to start, but we don't agree he's some plodding club level bloke you're painting him to be. Of course we want better players, and we've got them in spades. However with Vunivalu, Petaia and Maddocks likely injured, the back three v France is almost certainly. 11. Korobiete 14....
by Mog The Almighty
Thu Jun 10, 2021 12:11 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread
Replies: 895
Views: 18386

Re: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread

Freaks 15 Bell Longeran Tupou Hosea Frost (I'd sub in Neville here - he's a pretty bloody good athlete, ex-AIS rower, and a better combination with Hosea) Valetini Hooper Wilson Tate? (Fines probably the better athlete, but Tate is a more realistic prospect.) JOC Korobiete Paisami Perese Vunivalu P...
by Mog The Almighty
Thu Jun 10, 2021 10:10 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread
Replies: 895
Views: 18386

Re: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread

Freaks 15 Bell Longeran Tupou Hosea Frost (I'd sub in Neville here - he's a pretty bloody good athlete, ex-AIS rower, and a better combination with Hosea) Valetini Hooper Wilson Tate? (Fines probably the better athlete, but Tate is a more realistic prospect.) JOC Korobiete Paisami Perese Vunivalu P...
by Mog The Almighty
Thu Jun 10, 2021 7:14 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread
Replies: 895
Views: 18386

Re: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread

Freaks 15 Bell Longeran Tupou Hosea Frost (I'd sub in Neville here - he's a pretty bloody good athlete, ex-AIS rower, and a better combination with Hosea) Valetini Hooper Wilson Tate? (Fines probably the better athlete, but Tate is a more realistic prospect.) JOC Korobiete Paisami Perese Vunivalu P...
by Mog The Almighty
Wed Jun 09, 2021 10:08 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: What's the name for this logical fallacy (if it exists)?
Replies: 38
Views: 1293

Re: What's the name for this logical fallacy (if it exists)?

Harveys wrote: Wed Jun 09, 2021 9:39 pm
nardol wrote: Tue Jun 08, 2021 9:51 pm It's the Bimbophallicy
Surely there’s a Mog fallacy as well. “Reductio of Mog ad absurdum”
Shirley. :roll: :lol:
by Mog The Almighty
Wed Jun 09, 2021 9:34 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: What's the name for this logical fallacy (if it exists)?
Replies: 38
Views: 1293

Re: What's the name for this logical fallacy (if it exists)?

When someone doesn't believe something because of who is saying it. That's not a fallacy because sometimes it can be the correct option. Like an eskimo coming in from the snow and sayings it's not very cold outside. That's not the question Mog is asking, though. He is asking about the choice or dec...
by Mog The Almighty
Wed Jun 09, 2021 9:30 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Is Boris the racist right
Replies: 160
Views: 4159

Re: Is Boris the racist right

Well, it’s neither “edgy” nor “shots”, Mutton was called at the time for his transphobia. I want to know what the "vicious transphobia" was...? What did he say? He ridiculed a soft (ish) professional rugby player as being trans as an explanation for the softness. It’s a disgrace. :lol: no comment. ...
by Mog The Almighty
Wed Jun 09, 2021 7:47 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Is Boris the racist right
Replies: 160
Views: 4159

Re: Is Boris the racist right

Bimboman is right on this one, I know because I called you out the other week on your vicious transphobia. Just like I did with your misogyny towards some gay women who were illegally cancelled in their jobs a few days ago. Oh the edge lord is calling the shots now! :lol: :lol: :lol: Well, it’s nei...
by Mog The Almighty
Wed Jun 09, 2021 6:41 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Is Boris the racist right
Replies: 160
Views: 4159

Re: Is Boris the racist right

When will you be accountable for your dreadful trans comments? :? What dreadful trans comments? I'm not transphobic. That's you. Bimboman is right on this one, I know because I called you out the other week on your vicious transphobia. Just like I did with your misogyny towards some gay women who w...
by Mog The Almighty
Wed Jun 09, 2021 6:38 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Is Boris the racist right
Replies: 160
Views: 4159

Re: Is Boris the racist right

Holding people to account for what they said when they were 16 is beyond silly The woke warriors who trawl through people's internet history looking for stuff like this are so pathetic :thumbup: Even casual racism is unacceptable obviously, but trawl through anyone's trash and you're going to find ...
by Mog The Almighty
Wed Jun 09, 2021 12:19 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The death throes of fossil fuels
Replies: 330
Views: 5878

Re: The death throes of fossil fuels

Well, for one thing, I might take it as evidence that he acts in his own best interests… rather than in some altruistic, neutral objectivity :lol: Of course he is a business man. I do believe his end-goals are unusually altruistic however. Before he made a cent he is on record of having a few niche...
by Mog The Almighty
Wed Jun 09, 2021 12:04 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: The death throes of fossil fuels
Replies: 330
Views: 5878

Re: The death throes of fossil fuels

Hmmmm. A lot of that does not look good. It doesn't make him wrong on this particular issue. But yeah, a lot of that is nonsense and doesn't reflect well on him. He is competing directly with H2 and using whatever point of difference to his advantage. Typical sales tactic. Sell the value of your pr...
by Mog The Almighty
Wed Jun 09, 2021 2:41 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: What's the name for this logical fallacy (if it exists)?
Replies: 38
Views: 1293

Re: What's the name for this logical fallacy (if it exists)?

CrazyIslander wrote: Tue Jun 08, 2021 11:59 pm
Mog The Almighty wrote: Tue Jun 08, 2021 5:14 pm When someone doesn't believe something because of who is saying it.

That's not a fallacy because sometimes it can be the correct option. Like an eskimo coming in from the snow and sayings it's not very cold outside.
That's still a logical fallacy. But also I guess subjective in that case.
by Mog The Almighty
Tue Jun 08, 2021 7:51 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: What's the name for this logical fallacy (if it exists)?
Replies: 38
Views: 1293

Re: What's the name for this logical fallacy (if it exists)?

No one has claimed GMO crops are bad science. Most opposition to them was due to the Science not being known 20 plus years ago and the media razing a storm over them to use fear to see paper. They say they’re dangerous..... that would be saying bad science. Lad's what's the fallacy when someone can...
by Mog The Almighty
Tue Jun 08, 2021 5:14 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: What's the name for this logical fallacy (if it exists)?
Replies: 38
Views: 1293

What's the name for this logical fallacy (if it exists)?

When someone doesn't believe something because of who is saying it.

"I don't believe in climate change because a lot of hippies think it's real"

"I don't believe in COVID leaked from a lab because Donald Trump said it did"

:?:
by Mog The Almighty
Tue Jun 08, 2021 3:01 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Aussie underworld f*cked
Replies: 91
Views: 3550

Re: Aussie underworld f*cked

Clogs wrote: Tue Jun 08, 2021 3:21 am Doesn't look like he he is the sort that would do much volunteer work in the local community...

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Traps like a female rower!
by Mog The Almighty
Tue Jun 08, 2021 9:08 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: First time fatty; need help losing weight
Replies: 363
Views: 12785

Re: First time fatty; need help losing weight

I've hit the dreaded 30 and the gut and double chin are getting ridiculous now. I know there is a gym/fitness thread somewhere, but I just want simple advice about the best/quickest/easiest way to shed the lard. Don't really have time to go to the gym. What can I do at home? I tried jogging before;...
by Mog The Almighty
Tue Jun 08, 2021 8:59 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Anthony Joshua
Replies: 9602
Views: 545954

Re: Anthony Joshua

So you are agreeing with everyone thatFury is by a distance the better boxer, but Wilder has a punchers chance and probably a few referees in his back pocket. I guess. If that's what everyone is saying. I was basically just saying that Crazy Islander does have a point. Reading between the lines, it...
by Mog The Almighty
Tue Jun 08, 2021 8:46 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Aussie underworld f*cked
Replies: 91
Views: 3550

Re: Aussie underworld f*cked

This is such an amazing story. The more you read it the more you just go "wow". They create an app that requires certification from an existing user, promised 100% encryption, and let it loose in criminal circles and just watched the messages roll in. Anyone who was anyone in these circles used pho...
by Mog The Almighty
Tue Jun 08, 2021 8:32 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Anthony Joshua
Replies: 9602
Views: 545954

Re: Anthony Joshua

Losing most rounds in the first fight and getting an underserved draw made Wilder complacent :lol: But he didn't learn from the first fight coz he trusted his right hand. He'd be a better fighter this time. HE LOST THE FIRST FIGHT. C'mon. It was a close one. Fury fans think Fury won. Wilder fans th...
by Mog The Almighty
Mon Jun 07, 2021 4:19 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread
Replies: 895
Views: 18386

Re: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread

Vunivalu might be a shout. I thought Wright was an 11 - Muirhead was the 14? If he is 14 then we are good. Daugunu treats defence as though he was selected in the Waratah's super rugby team. Petaia is struggling with the top 2 inches right now. Vunivalu is awesome. Surely in the absence of a lefty,...
by Mog The Almighty
Mon Jun 07, 2021 4:05 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread
Replies: 895
Views: 18386

Re: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread

Vunivalu might be a shout. I thought Wright was an 11 - Muirhead was the 14? If he is 14 then we are good. Daugunu treats defence as though he was selected in the Waratah's super rugby team. Petaia is struggling with the top 2 inches right now. Vunivalu is awesome. Surely in the absence of a lefty,...
by Mog The Almighty
Mon Jun 07, 2021 3:50 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread
Replies: 895
Views: 18386

Re: Wallabies 2021 OFFICIAL thread

Vunivalu might be a shout. I thought Wright was an 11 - Muirhead was the 14? If he is 14 then we are good. Daugunu treats defence as though he was selected in the Waratah's super rugby team. Petaia is struggling with the top 2 inches right now. Vunivalu is awesome. Surely in the absence of a lefty,...
by Mog The Almighty
Mon Jun 07, 2021 9:55 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Anthony Joshua
Replies: 9602
Views: 545954

Re: Anthony Joshua

He was complacent because he thought his KO punch would be enough. That’s all he has got, you’re talking like he’s got boxing technique and he just went head hunting, head hunting is all he has. Look at it this way, he went all the way with Fury in the first fight and managef to put him down twice....