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by handyman
Thu May 21, 2020 11:25 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official Braai Thread
Replies: 7406
Views: 410194

Re: Official Braai Thread

DraadkarD wrote:
handyman wrote:Question - can you slice brisket in strips and braai it?
NOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOOO!

Do you have a Weber or any kind of kettle/oven braai?
I have made brisket in the Weber and it's very good, just wondering if one could braai it as well?
by handyman
Thu May 21, 2020 10:05 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus update - South Africa progress
Replies: 2457
Views: 95002

Re: Coronavirus update - South Africa progress

I lost my contract, lost 15% of my pension, lost all rental income. Hope the virus get me and kill me. Have nothing left. You still have 85% of your pension left, your health and your family. That's a lot and more than most. I know times are tough, but now is not the time to lose hope. Tyd om op on...
by handyman
Thu May 21, 2020 10:02 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Stormers SR 2020
Replies: 578
Views: 25728

Re: Stormers SR 2020

OomPB wrote:Gelant, Sergeal, Nel, DdP, Senatla, Gacca, Jantjies, Trokkie, Kolisi, PSdT, JD, Moerat, Malherbe, Bongi, Kitshoff

I see tries a plenty.
What a team! We only need to get Damian Willemse to not play for himself, but for the team.
by handyman
Thu May 21, 2020 9:52 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official Braai Thread
Replies: 7406
Views: 410194

Re: Official Braai Thread

Question - can you slice brisket in strips and braai it?
by handyman
Thu May 21, 2020 9:52 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus update - South Africa progress
Replies: 2457
Views: 95002

Re: Coronavirus update - South Africa progress

My daughter is a teacher/department head of a previously disadvantaged school. She is back at work trying to prepare for the 200 odd matrics who will be returning on the 1 June. They dont have the cleaners and resources so they are also having to disinfect classrooms themselves. The government sent...
by handyman
Thu May 21, 2020 8:56 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus update - South Africa progress
Replies: 2457
Views: 95002

Re: Coronavirus update - South Africa progress

We are all going to get it whether now or later. It all depends on how much you are prepared to sacrifice before you get it imho. I also believe this would hardly have had such dramatic measures if it were not for social media. At least 70% of us are going to get it yes. That is the threshold for b...
by handyman
Wed May 20, 2020 2:23 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus update - South Africa progress
Replies: 2457
Views: 95002

Re: Coronavirus update - South Africa progress

sorCrer wrote:I'm not happy about that poes Galant signing for the useless Stormers. :x
We'll fix him boet.
by handyman
Wed May 20, 2020 1:36 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus update - South Africa progress
Replies: 2457
Views: 95002

Re: Coronavirus update - South Africa progress

Not happy about Tulbagh and Ceres screwing the Cape Winelands numbers.
by handyman
Wed May 20, 2020 1:34 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official Braai Thread
Replies: 7406
Views: 410194

Re: Official Braai Thread

Hey lads, I’m putting a chicken and a small lamb joint in the Weber today - my question is for some jacket potatoes: wrap in foil and on the coals, or wrap in foil and on the grid with the meat ? Put in drip pan beneath the meat. Unwrapped. Hmm not sure that will work, don’t really have any space b...
by handyman
Wed May 20, 2020 9:39 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus update - South Africa progress
Replies: 2457
Views: 95002

Re: Coronavirus update - South Africa progress

Stadig met die pynappelbier sorc...
by handyman
Tue May 19, 2020 9:12 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus update - South Africa progress
Replies: 2457
Views: 95002

Re: Coronavirus update - South Africa progress

And then you hear about the Chinese hospitals going empty after the peak as well as the American ones... Far too much social media hype on this outbreak. You need to start getting back to your normal existence and as a young lad you are quite safe...older people also need to be more careful... The ...
by handyman
Tue May 19, 2020 7:31 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus update - South Africa progress
Replies: 2457
Views: 95002

Re: Coronavirus update - South Africa progress

And then you hear about the Chinese hospitals going empty after the peak as well as the American ones... Far too much social media hype on this outbreak. You need to start getting back to your normal existence and as a young lad you are quite safe...older people also need to be more careful... The ...
by handyman
Mon May 18, 2020 3:48 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: How many People you know have tested +ve
Replies: 100
Views: 4826

Re: How many People you know have tested +ve

None. We've got 7 recorded cases with 3 recoveries in the 5 towns in our district, so fairly lucky so far.
by handyman
Mon May 18, 2020 7:47 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boks post RWC
Replies: 1641
Views: 99839

Re: Boks post RWC

Quite impressed with PSDT's business skills. Brains to go with the brawn. It's no wonder he is player of the year.
by handyman
Mon May 18, 2020 7:43 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Bulls 2020
Replies: 23
Views: 1357

Re: Bulls 2020

Arno has always been a unit. Those arms :shock:

A bit of brains to go with the brawn and he will be in the Bok picture for sure.
by handyman
Fri May 15, 2020 1:30 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official Braai Thread
Replies: 7406
Views: 410194

Re: Official Braai Thread

This weekend : Burgers on Saturday, Snoek on Sunday. I will have a few brandies and Coke with the burgers and gin and tonic with the snoek. Have a good one boets! Brandy finished here. :( I have Sky Vodka, Glenfiddich 12, Johnny Walker Black, Jim Beam and a Jamesons Special Reserve left for the wee...
by handyman
Fri May 15, 2020 1:29 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official Braai Thread
Replies: 7406
Views: 410194

Re: Official Braai Thread

This weekend : Burgers on Saturday, Snoek on Sunday. I will have a few brandies and Coke with the burgers and gin and tonic with the snoek. Have a good one boets! Jy is bevoorreg om nog drank te he. Ek het maar opgehou met drink. Moet se dis n goeie besluit gewees. Gaan vanaand n snoek op die kole ...
by handyman
Fri May 15, 2020 12:43 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official Braai Thread
Replies: 7406
Views: 410194

Re: Official Braai Thread

This weekend : Burgers on Saturday, Snoek on Sunday. I will have a few brandies and Coke with the burgers and gin and tonic with the snoek.

Have a good one boets!
by handyman
Fri May 15, 2020 12:41 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Agreement between SA Rugby Industry & MyPlayers
Replies: 16
Views: 893

Re: Agreement between SA Rugby Industry & MyPlayers

So this is an arrangement between SA Rugby Industry, MyPlayers and the SA Rugby Employers Organisation. For those who don't know, in order to save about a billion Rand during the corona virus, players by close of business on 14 May 2020 were free to break out of their contracts with their franchise...
by handyman
Fri May 15, 2020 10:17 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Lions SR 2020
Replies: 150
Views: 12208

Re: Lions SR 2020

Wasn't it Marx that a week or so ago said he could not wait to train with his Lions family again. Now he's on his bike.
by handyman
Fri May 15, 2020 10:16 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Lions SR 2020
Replies: 150
Views: 12208

Re: Lions SR 2020

Jensrsa wrote:Players/staff leaving with immediate effect

- Malcolm Marx --> Kubota Spears
- Ruan Vermaak
- Tyrone Green --> Harlequins (?)
- Shaun Reynolds
- Neil de Bruin (Asst coach)
Eina pyn. And Possibly Jantjies as well.

Trek maar daai brandewyn nader Jens...
by handyman
Fri May 15, 2020 9:39 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Sharks 2020
Replies: 598
Views: 30723

Re: Sharks 2020

assfly wrote:I applaud Mapimpi and Am. They are cut from a different cloth, and it's testament to the coaches and environment at the Sharktank :thumbup:
Agteros kom ook in die kraal :thumbup:
by handyman
Fri May 15, 2020 9:09 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boks post RWC
Replies: 1641
Views: 99839

Re: Boks post RWC

For me it comes down to knock out rugby. Some teams can win a must win game, other's not so good at it. For consistency, the RC is a better measure, for composure under pressure, the RWC. NZ are under huge pressure to win every test. They set that standard and the public demands it. In comparison t...
by handyman
Fri May 15, 2020 9:07 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boks post RWC
Replies: 1641
Views: 99839

Re: Boks post RWC

While PSDT certainly is in a good financial position right now, the money move overseas would have set him and is family up for life. I think he's cut from different cloth and it's not all about the money for him. It speaks volumes of the environment at the Stormers/WP that he will rather stay here...
by handyman
Fri May 15, 2020 8:43 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boks post RWC
Replies: 1641
Views: 99839

Re: Boks post RWC

Not everyone is so eager to leave SA as some of you expats He can come back when he's done, like they all do. His career will be over in a few years, 2 years abroad could set his family up for life. Pride doesn't pay the bills. While PSDT certainly is in a good financial position right now, the mon...
by handyman
Fri May 15, 2020 8:40 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boks post RWC
Replies: 1641
Views: 99839

Re: Boks post RWC

For me it comes down to knock out rugby. Some teams can win a must win game, other's not so good at it. For consistency, the RC is a better measure, for composure under pressure, the RWC. NZ are under huge pressure to win every test. They set that standard and the public demands it. In comparison t...
by handyman
Thu May 14, 2020 10:12 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus update - South Africa progress
Replies: 2457
Views: 95002

Re: Coronavirus update - South Africa progress

What a nice way to waste 45 minutes. But I must admit, CR still impresses me with his leadership, and even more so his stature as president. Acknowledging they made mistakes goes a long way; but it would've been much harder if not impossible to feel the same if any of our other leaders (from across...
by handyman
Thu May 14, 2020 8:28 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boks post RWC
Replies: 1641
Views: 99839

Re: Boks post RWC

For me it comes down to knock out rugby. Some teams can win a must win game, other's not so good at it.

For consistency, the RC is a better measure, for composure under pressure, the RWC.
by handyman
Thu May 14, 2020 8:25 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus update - South Africa progress
Replies: 2457
Views: 95002

Re: Coronavirus update - South Africa progress

Could there be different levels in a province, for instance Cape Town level 4 and the Boland level 3?
by handyman
Wed May 13, 2020 3:17 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus update - South Africa progress
Replies: 2457
Views: 95002

Re: Coronavirus update - South Africa progress

OomPB wrote:
Chilli wrote:This could be my Draad / Alan Solomns moment......................I heard that Level 3 might be in place from 18 May.
Did you hear it through PE waves?
Listen, draad is one of the good guys, but he will be forever tainted by the Alan Solomons comment and the charcoal tjops :lol:
by handyman
Wed May 13, 2020 2:45 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus update - South Africa progress
Replies: 2457
Views: 95002

Re: Coronavirus update - South Africa progress

troglodiet wrote:
sorCrer wrote:Moving to Metro based restrictions.

Joyannesburg/Pretoria: 3
Bloem: 3
Durban: 4
Cape Town: 5

That's what I'm expecting too.

Except maybe Jozi - might stay on 4.


All outside metros to go to 3.
I'd prefer that :thumbup:
by handyman
Wed May 13, 2020 7:26 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official Braai Thread
Replies: 7406
Views: 410194

Re: Official Braai Thread

danny_fitz wrote:Anyone here used pizza stones on their braai?
I do. Put it on a grid and put a box lined with tinfoil over it. Cheapest pizza oven in the world.
by handyman
Tue May 12, 2020 11:32 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Boks post RWC
Replies: 1641
Views: 99839

Re: Boks post RWC

Was a class player but thought he was messed around positionally... Wing, FB, FH... I recall his defense being.... acceptable for his size. Nothing like Kolbe trying and managing dominant tackles. I went with my Dad to some dinner gala event and we had Os and Brent at our table. We're English speak...
by handyman
Tue May 12, 2020 7:13 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official Braai Thread
Replies: 7406
Views: 410194

Re: Official Braai Thread

Bokkom wrote:
handyman wrote:
OomPB wrote:Plain Boerewors roll tonite.

Lovely weather at the beach.

Die galjoen loop
Net gister 2 galjoene gebraai. Bly maar die lekkerste vis om te braai.
:thumbup:
Veral as hy lekker vet is.
Dis die storie. Vet maak alles lekkerder.
by handyman
Mon May 11, 2020 3:29 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official Braai Thread
Replies: 7406
Views: 410194

Re: Official Braai Thread

Wilson's Toffee wrote:I am sitting here with a kidney infection - feverish, sore as shit. Cannot imagine food at all.

Fok
Drink 'n brandewyntjie skoon...
by handyman
Mon May 11, 2020 3:28 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official Braai Thread
Replies: 7406
Views: 410194

Re: Official Braai Thread

OomPB wrote:Plain Boerewors roll tonite.

Lovely weather at the beach.

Die galjoen loop
Net gister 2 galjoene gebraai. Bly maar die lekkerste vis om te braai.
by handyman
Fri May 08, 2020 7:58 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Official Braai Thread
Replies: 7406
Views: 410194

Re: Official Braai Thread

On Saturday it will be galjoen op die kole and burgers on Sunday.
by handyman
Fri May 08, 2020 7:57 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus update - South Africa progress
Replies: 2457
Views: 95002

Re: Coronavirus update - South Africa progress

sorCrer wrote:All I can say is thank-fuck I don't have any children. :thumbup:
Each to their own boet.
by handyman
Fri May 08, 2020 7:02 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus update - South Africa progress
Replies: 2457
Views: 95002

Re: Coronavirus update - South Africa progress

Working from home but in the office one day a week for meetings. Trying to balance home schooling two kids and a wife that is also trying to work full time is insane. I'm at work and my wife is at home with the 2 year old and 4 year old. She must also work from home an 8 hour day. Meaning she tries...
by handyman
Thu May 07, 2020 9:22 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: So, I got a bit drunk last night and...
Replies: 93
Views: 4968

Re: So, I got a bit drunk last night and...

Had a few beers and then g & t’s in a (too hot) jacuzzi. Was talking with wife about the kids daft VE Day celebrations today and locally tomorrow. Got changed and decided to go out late last night and draw (with my finger in the dirt of cars I moved in weeks) swastikas on any German car parked in t...