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by JamesJames
Tue Feb 02, 2021 1:07 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Cricket Australia cancels tour of South Africa
Replies: 25
Views: 902

Re: Cricket Australia cancels tour of South Africa

Yep RA and CA have been gleefully planning this pull out for months. Im sure players' health and welfare didn't even get discussed. I don't blame CA. I thought South Africa was an unacceptable safety risk before COViD-19. Well you are the SA social commentary expert in here. Wise move. Things are c...
by JamesJames
Tue Feb 02, 2021 9:20 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Aussies and Kiwis, your thoughts on this
Replies: 32
Views: 783

Re: Aussies and Kiwis, your thoughts on this

Any space for the Eastern Province Kings?
by JamesJames
Tue Feb 02, 2021 9:00 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Two NRL superstars caught drink driving in one night
Replies: 21
Views: 506

Re: Two NRL superstars caught drink driving in one night

Yes, it's an issue. Much like that toxic issue in South African sport that manifests itself in match fixing and murder. I blame soy milk. Deflection ain't going to fix the problem. Your cricket team has come a long way since the 40 stubbies on a flight to London era and your rugby guys are absolute...
by JamesJames
Tue Feb 02, 2021 8:04 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Two NRL superstars caught drink driving in one night
Replies: 21
Views: 506

Re: Two NRL superstars caught drink driving in one night

Thomas wrote: Tue Feb 02, 2021 6:22 am
Slim 293 wrote: Tue Feb 02, 2021 6:18 am One in four...

Let’s take say, 12 South African men... at least 3 potential rapists in there - that’s just not cricket.
Jesus. Stop the raping, Saffas.
Big problem in impoverished communities here. Same in Native Australian communities I believe.
by JamesJames
Tue Feb 02, 2021 7:59 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Two NRL superstars caught drink driving in one night
Replies: 21
Views: 506

Re: Two NRL superstars caught drink driving in one night

Slim 293 wrote: Tue Feb 02, 2021 6:18 am One in four...

Let’s take say, 12 South African men... at least 3 potential rapists in there - that’s just not cricket.
Again with the deflecting.
by JamesJames
Tue Feb 02, 2021 5:46 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Two NRL superstars caught drink driving in one night
Replies: 21
Views: 506

Re: Two NRL superstars caught drink driving in one night

One of them was re-instated after a schoolgirl sex scandal :uhoh: Trolling aside, there seems to be a slight toxic masculinity issue in Aussie pro sports that extends all the way up to the leadership. Yes, it's an issue. Much like that toxic issue in South African sport that manifests itself in mat...
by JamesJames
Tue Feb 02, 2021 5:13 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Two NRL superstars caught drink driving in one night
Replies: 21
Views: 506

Re: Two NRL superstars caught drink driving in one night

One of them was re-instated after a schoolgirl sex scandal :uhoh: Trolling aside, there seems to be a slight toxic masculinity issue in Aussie pro sports that extends all the way up to the leadership.
by JamesJames
Mon Feb 01, 2021 10:17 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: 2021 B&I Lions Tour to switch to Australia?
Replies: 22
Views: 1004

Re: 2021 B&I Lions Tour to switch to Australia?

Play it in Oz in front of a full crowd of expats. Split the takings 3 ways. I would f**king love it. My eighty year old dad would love it. He probably won't live to see another Lions tour.
by JamesJames
Mon Feb 01, 2021 8:37 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37832
Views: 1081258

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

SA restrictions reduced President Cyril Ramaphosa has lifted the ban on the sale and distribution of alcohol after the country recorded the lowest daily increase in infections on Monday. On Monday, Ramaphosa addressed the nation on the latest developments in the country in relation to the coronavir...
by JamesJames
Mon Feb 01, 2021 7:42 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37832
Views: 1081258

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Came across this from 2018, the 100 year anniversary of the Spanish flu 100 years ago, celebrations marking the end of the First World War were cut short by the onslaught of a devastating disease - the 1918-19 influenza pandemic. Its early origins and initial geographical starting point still remai...
by JamesJames
Mon Feb 01, 2021 1:37 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Reddit v Hedgefunds
Replies: 159
Views: 7031

Re: Reddit v Hedgefunds

Would the threat to hedge funds not be principally the scrutiny brought to bear on derivative trading and casino type speculation? Or will this quickly be forgotten about and no substantive regulatory changes made?
by JamesJames
Mon Feb 01, 2021 12:45 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: What next for the European Union
Replies: 1276
Views: 24729

Re: What next for the European Union

Seems like Brexit has created more barriers and red tape for trade and doing business than being an EU member ever did. Saw a story in the Guardian about 500 or so firms looking to relocate to Europe. I should think that would be a bigger story and just maybe the UVDL is just a bit of deflection. T...
by JamesJames
Mon Feb 01, 2021 12:26 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: What next for the European Union
Replies: 1276
Views: 24729

Re: What next for the European Union

Seems like Brexit has created more barriers and red tape for trade and doing business than being an EU member ever did. Saw a story in the Guardian about 500 or so firms looking to relocate to Europe. I should think that would be a bigger story and just maybe the UVDL is just a bit of deflection.
by JamesJames
Mon Feb 01, 2021 10:10 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37832
Views: 1081258

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

sorCrer wrote: Mon Feb 01, 2021 4:57 am I wouldn't go about proudly proclaiming I was born in Mount Frere.
It is what it is. Grew up near Matatiele. Beautiful countryside. Spent my childhood barefoot and in the veld.
by JamesJames
Sun Jan 31, 2021 11:28 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: BLM nominated for Nobel Peace Prize
Replies: 38
Views: 1305

Re: BLM nominated for Nobel Peace Prize

I hope it wins. Deserves to
by JamesJames
Sun Jan 31, 2021 10:26 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37832
Views: 1081258

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Why do Saffers always take threads on some off-topic tangent? I’d be very surprised if JamesJames isn’t actually an Irishman posing as an Englishman if you catch my drift. He claims to be a Griqua You're from Overberg right? I was in Bettys Bay today, ask me what the weather was like. Helderberg. C...
by JamesJames
Sun Jan 31, 2021 10:18 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37832
Views: 1081258

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Jensrsa wrote: Sun Jan 31, 2021 10:09 pm
guy smiley wrote: Sun Jan 31, 2021 10:06 pm
Jensrsa wrote: Sun Jan 31, 2021 10:04 pm Why do Saffers always take threads on some off-topic tangent?
I’d be very surprised if JamesJames isn’t actually an Irishman posing as an Englishman if you catch my drift.
He claims to be a Griqua

You're from Overberg right? I was in Bettys Bay today, ask me what the weather was like.
by JamesJames
Sun Jan 31, 2021 10:15 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37832
Views: 1081258

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

guy smiley wrote: Sun Jan 31, 2021 10:10 pm
Jensrsa wrote: Sun Jan 31, 2021 10:09 pm
guy smiley wrote: Sun Jan 31, 2021 10:06 pm
Jensrsa wrote: Sun Jan 31, 2021 10:04 pm Why do Saffers always take threads on some off-topic tangent?
I’d be very surprised if JamesJames isn’t actually an Irishman posing as an Englishman if you catch my drift.
He claims to be a Griqua

Oh, well that settles it.
Descended from King Adam himself. Born in Mount Frere.
by JamesJames
Sun Jan 31, 2021 10:14 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37832
Views: 1081258

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Where have the most deaths been ? We'll never really know. Estimates here are that 80000 plus Covid deaths have gone unreported. And we have the best record keeping in Africa. People die at home and no test autopsy is done. We will have a third wave on July when our winter arrives. Not begrudging y...
by JamesJames
Sun Jan 31, 2021 9:59 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37832
Views: 1081258

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

You’d almost say it’s been Dominated, right. You're in the mining industry I believe. Many Aussie miners in Africa as well. Western mining companies continue to play their games in the Congo. 5.4 million dead since WW2. The adventure didn't end with King Leopold. I have many Congolese refugee frien...
by JamesJames
Sun Jan 31, 2021 9:55 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37832
Views: 1081258

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Yes, siting on my white priviledge couch I was Love that movie. Great acting Was it real? Let me just tell you boet With Australia's legacy for meddling in Africa so clearly laid out, I might even refuse my ill-gotten vaccine shot if it ever turns up. I’m going to drop mine off at Vinnies, for the ...
by JamesJames
Sun Jan 31, 2021 9:50 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37832
Views: 1081258

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Yes, siting on my white priviledge couch I was Love that movie. Great acting Was it real? Let me just tell you boet I am Afrikaans but not white. I am a Griqua descended from Adam Kok, we escaped our English and Dutch slavemasters centuried ago. That map should prickle your conscience but I notice ...
by JamesJames
Sun Jan 31, 2021 9:47 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37832
Views: 1081258

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

What do you expect countries to do though? Most countries are going to look after their populations first before donating vaccines to others. At the moment there's a servere lack of vaccinations even in wealthy countries. Sadly I expect them to do nothing. They will continue to export arms to Afric...
by JamesJames
Sun Jan 31, 2021 9:38 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37832
Views: 1081258

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

What do you expect countries to do though? Most countries are going to look after their populations first before donating vaccines to others. At the moment there's a servere lack of vaccinations even in wealthy countries. Sadly I expect them to do nothing. They will continue to export arms to Afric...
by JamesJames
Sun Jan 31, 2021 9:34 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37832
Views: 1081258

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

What do you expect countries to do though? Most countries are going to look after their populations first before donating vaccines to others. At the moment there's a servere lack of vaccinations even in wealthy countries. Sadly I expect them to do nothing. They will continue to export arms to Afric...
by JamesJames
Sun Jan 31, 2021 9:20 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37832
Views: 1081258

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EtEoIRsXUAMQ5zI?format=png&name=small We need to keep the whole vaccine race in perspective. We need to consider ourselves lucky. So white people first. Where have the most deaths been ? We'll never really know. Estimates here are that 80000 plus Covid deaths have gone u...
by JamesJames
Sun Jan 31, 2021 9:07 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37832
Views: 1081258

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

What do you expect countries to do though? Most countries are going to look after their populations first before donating vaccines to others. At the moment there's a servere lack of vaccinations even in wealthy countries. Sadly I expect them to do nothing. They will continue to export arms to Afric...
by JamesJames
Sun Jan 31, 2021 8:52 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37832
Views: 1081258

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

https://pbs.twimg.com/media/EtEoIRsXUAMQ5zI?format=png&name=small We need to keep the whole vaccine race in perspective. We need to consider ourselves lucky. So white people first. Where have the most deaths been ? We'll never really know. Estimates here are that 80000 plus Covid deaths have gone u...
by JamesJames
Sun Jan 31, 2021 8:43 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37832
Views: 1081258

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

Fareed's take: The grave consequences of vaccine nationalism This is a misleading presentation. First world Governments have paid for the development of these vaccines. They have backed multiple candidates before even knowing if any would work. Excess doses will be redirected to those that need the...
by JamesJames
Sun Jan 31, 2021 8:41 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37832
Views: 1081258

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

iarmhiman wrote: Sun Jan 31, 2021 7:28 pm Image

We need to keep the whole vaccine race in perspective.

We need to consider ourselves lucky.
So white people first.
by JamesJames
Sun Jan 31, 2021 6:59 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Perth f**cked
Replies: 35
Views: 1060

Re: Perth f**cked

https://www.watoday.com.au/national/western-australia/wa-coronavirus-live-perth-enters-five-day-lockdown-after-hotel-security-guard-tests-positive-to-covid-19-20210131-p56y8a.html Panic-buying in supermarkets around Perth By Fran Rimrod Before the cameras even stopped rolling on the government’s pr...
by JamesJames
Sun Jan 31, 2021 6:19 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: New Zealand...fvcked
Replies: 534
Views: 18885

Re: New Zealand...fvcked

Loving how Blackrock Bullet triggers the Antipodeans. I can actually hear forehead veins throbbing. Why so wound up guys? There is almost nobody dying in y'alls countries. You should be relaxing and enjoying yourselves.
by JamesJames
Sun Jan 31, 2021 6:14 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: What next for the European Union
Replies: 1276
Views: 24729

Re: What next for the European Union

Loving this little spat. All the UK posters sounding off like little Englanders. I am reading all their posts in a Nigel Farage voice.
by JamesJames
Sun Jan 31, 2021 12:06 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Is the 2021 Lions Tour Doomed
Replies: 156
Views: 10823

Re: Is the 2021 Lions Tour Doomed

Wouldn't it be better for everyone just to cancel the Lions tour, and for it to happen in South Africa in 2025? No-one is going to lose too much sleep if one tour is missed. Holding it in empty stadiums, or in Australia, makes a mockery of the whole concept. I think its quite a cool idea. Plenty of...
by JamesJames
Sun Jan 31, 2021 12:01 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Is the 2021 Lions Tour Doomed
Replies: 156
Views: 10823

Re: Is the 2021 Lions Tour Doomed

Wouldn't it be better for everyone just to cancel the Lions tour, and for it to happen in South Africa in 2025? No-one is going to lose too much sleep if one tour is missed. Holding it in empty stadiums, or in Australia, makes a mockery of the whole concept. I think its quite a cool idea. Plenty of...
by JamesJames
Sun Jan 31, 2021 9:29 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Is the 2021 Lions Tour Doomed
Replies: 156
Views: 10823

Re: Is the 2021 Lions Tour Doomed

Wouldn't it be better for everyone just to cancel the Lions tour, and for it to happen in South Africa in 2025? No-one is going to lose too much sleep if one tour is missed. Holding it in empty stadiums, or in Australia, makes a mockery of the whole concept. I think its quite a cool idea. Plenty of...
by JamesJames
Sun Jan 31, 2021 6:49 am
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37832
Views: 1081258

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

MrDominator wrote: Sun Jan 31, 2021 12:14 am Thank us at your own leisure, lads.


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These would be reparations not donations.
by JamesJames
Sat Jan 30, 2021 8:56 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37832
Views: 1081258

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

JamesJames is clearly someones multi. JamesJames is clearly someones multi. James James was born in Bedwellty, Monmouthshire. He was the son of Evan James and Elizabeth Stradling of Caerphilly. James James composed the melody and his father, Evan James, wrote the lyrics that eventually became the w...
by JamesJames
Sat Jan 30, 2021 8:26 pm
Forum: Rugby Forum
Topic: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans
Replies: 37832
Views: 1081258

Re: Coronavirus Thread. Virus v humans

I submit. Bring back YOYO. JamesJames is clearly someones multi. I submit. Bring back YOYO. JamesJames is clearly someones multi. James James was born in Bedwellty, Monmouthshire. He was the son of Evan James and Elizabeth Stradling of Caerphilly. James James composed the melody and his father, Eva...