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by claretabroad
Mon Oct 14, 2019 5:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Worst accent?
Replies: 83
Views: 2216

Re: Worst accent?

Mockney
by claretabroad
Sun Oct 13, 2019 2:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rugby World Cup
Replies: 116
Views: 3715

Re: Rugby World Cup

I want every remaining game of the world cup to be like that. Fantastic.
by claretabroad
Thu Oct 10, 2019 9:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Air BnB
Replies: 27
Views: 1332

Re: Air BnB

I've used them many times. I've had a couple that were average but some that were incredible. As many have pointed out, read the reviews left by previous guests. You can get really good deals if you are a larger group booking out an entire property.
by claretabroad
Tue Oct 08, 2019 8:47 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Robert Plant playing Colne Muni
Replies: 9
Views: 1278

Re: Robert Plant playing Colne Muni

I remember seeing Rick Wakeman and also Saxon there. Both a lot better than expected.
by claretabroad
Tue Oct 08, 2019 8:45 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Colonoscopy
Replies: 63
Views: 2146

Re: Colonoscopy

You'll be fine. It will feel a little uncomfortable but it likely won't be painful in any way. Be sure to ask the technician if they can see your dignity up there or mention that in certain countries you are now considered married. Personally, I'd opt out of the sedation as it means you can leave qu...
by claretabroad
Sun Oct 06, 2019 8:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brother's playing together
Replies: 67
Views: 1812

Re: Brother's playing together

The brothers of our very own Joey Gudjonsson, Thordur and Bjarni (and their half brother Bjorn Bergmann Sugurdarson) all played for the same Icelandic Premier League Team (IA) at the same time. Joey also played for that team but not at the same time.

Also,

Eddie and Frank Gray at dirty Leeds.
by claretabroad
Fri Oct 04, 2019 6:57 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Strange wooden needle ????
Replies: 26
Views: 1275

Re: Strange wooden needle ????

Looks like a tapestry or weaving needle.
by claretabroad
Thu Sep 26, 2019 8:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Full names ...
Replies: 46
Views: 1864

Re: Full names ...

Mark Everton Walters
by claretabroad
Thu Aug 29, 2019 5:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New NFL season!
Replies: 17
Views: 648

Re: New NFL season!

Long suffering Raiders fan. There has been a lot of noise about how improved we are but I've seen and heard this before. I'll be surprised if we go over 6-10. Chefs have got the division sewn up anyway.
by claretabroad
Fri Aug 23, 2019 9:30 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football and geography
Replies: 11
Views: 1088

Re: Football and geography

Haven't we always been at war with Eurasia?
by claretabroad
Thu Aug 01, 2019 4:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Songs that remind you of the Turf
Replies: 54
Views: 2457

Re: Songs that remind you of the Turf

Tasmin Archer - Sleeping Satellite.
by claretabroad
Sat Jul 27, 2019 8:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clarets Players Careers Ruined By Injury
Replies: 61
Views: 2292

Re: Clarets Players Careers Ruined By Injury

ClaretTony wrote:Not sure his career was ruined - he was 31 when we signed him


31? I always thought he was much younger. Just looked him up on the wiki and he carved out a pretty good career for himself, sadly not for us.
by claretabroad
Sat Jul 27, 2019 9:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clarets Players Careers Ruined By Injury
Replies: 61
Views: 2292

Re: Clarets Players Careers Ruined By Injury

John Clayton is one that comes to mind.
by claretabroad
Wed Jul 24, 2019 5:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wedding present lists.
Replies: 33
Views: 1887

Re: Wedding present lists.

I'm more of a Seamonsters guy.
by claretabroad
Sat Jul 20, 2019 8:39 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Favourite covers
Replies: 71
Views: 3248

Re: Favourite covers

So many to choose from but here are some good ones:

Sonic Youth - Ca plane pour moi
Richard Thompson - Season of the witch
Motorhead - Sympathy for the devil
Rage Against The Machine - Renegades of funk
Aretha Franklin - Respect
The Breeders - Happiness is a warm gun
Cowboy Junkies - Sweet Jane
by claretabroad
Mon Jul 08, 2019 6:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football Manager 09/10
Replies: 11
Views: 806

Re: Football Manager 09/10

It was indeed. Two of the programming team put themselves in the game as international quality players at Cambridge United.
by claretabroad
Mon Jul 08, 2019 1:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football Manager 09/10
Replies: 11
Views: 806

Re: Football Manager 09/10

Sadly there is no Mark Collis or Ferrah Orosco (That's one for the older gamers to appreciate).
by claretabroad
Wed Jul 03, 2019 9:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Petition for improved access for disabled
Replies: 3
Views: 683

Re: Petition for improved access for disabled

This organisation should be informed of what happened:

http://www.attitudeiseverything.org.uk/

There is a long way to go to improve attitudes about disabled access to music venues but the situation is slowly improving with the help of organisations like the one above.
by claretabroad
Sat Apr 27, 2019 11:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Will Burnley hand the title to Liverpool ?
Replies: 26
Views: 3044

Re: Will Burnley hand the title to Liverpool ?

The perfect situation would be if we got a result against City and then Liverpool make a mess of one of their remaining fixtures. I fancy Wolves to get something against them.
by claretabroad
Tue Apr 23, 2019 7:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Get in Brentford!!!
Replies: 46
Views: 3352

Re: Get in Brentford!!!

arise_sir_charge wrote:Being beaten in a play off final at Wembley and being in a sun drenched holiday resort are slightly different contexts.


It was Scotland, hardly a sun drenched holiday resort
by claretabroad
Tue Apr 23, 2019 5:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Get in Brentford!!!
Replies: 46
Views: 3352

Re: Get in Brentford!!!

Leeds fans think they have automatic right to be in the PL. They don’t. By contrast Sheff Utd is a good club with good fans who were great prior to Wembley in 09 and also gracious in defeat that day. Not the experience I had with Sheff Utd fans that day either. Out of all the interactions I had wit...
by claretabroad
Fri Apr 19, 2019 9:35 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Alex McLeish
Replies: 34
Views: 3338

Re: Alex McLeish

It was a terrible appointment in the first place and I'm glad he's gone. The Scottish FA had a really good opportunity to bring in Michael O'Neill and decided to go with McLeish 2.0.
by claretabroad
Thu Apr 18, 2019 7:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Last Four Games Predictions?
Replies: 40
Views: 2398

Re: Last Four Games Predictions?

One draw but it will be against City.
by claretabroad
Mon Apr 15, 2019 2:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Salah
Replies: 24
Views: 1797

Re: Salah

Off to Real Madrid in the summer for a world record fee I reckon. The Liverpool fans I know are in denial about it though.
by claretabroad
Sun Apr 14, 2019 5:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ground Development BL Stand
Replies: 67
Views: 7652

Re: Ground Development BL Stand

It is an interesting debate about whether we would be where we are without him. I think we would. All the money from that brief sojourn into the premier league was gone when SD took over. Most of our signings were free transfers and there had been no money spent on infrastructure despite the million...
by claretabroad
Sun Apr 14, 2019 10:23 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Final wish this season.
Replies: 50
Views: 3405

Re: Final wish this season.

I'm hoping for a last minute dodgy penalty decision in our favour. It won't happen but I'd love to see their fans reaction when they finally get one against them.
by claretabroad
Sat Apr 13, 2019 6:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stan Ternent
Replies: 36
Views: 5113

Re: Stan Ternent

What's the story behind the animosity? I know I've disliked Colin since Stan was manager but can't remember why at all.
by claretabroad
Sat Apr 13, 2019 6:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cardiff should have had 3 penalties
Replies: 39
Views: 2891

Re: Cardiff should have had 3 penalties

The 2 Mee ones were definitely not penalties. Charlie Taylor got the ball. The Tarkowski one I haven't seen any clear footage of so couldn't say, maybe that could have been one. West Ham just got an absolute stinker of a penalty decision against them, that's one to be furious about.
by claretabroad
Thu Apr 11, 2019 9:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rugby Australia
Replies: 6
Views: 407

Re: Rugby Australia

He's already had one warning for his social media posts and the sponsors in Australia threatened to walk away over those. Sports stars should simply stay off social media but if they do then they should treat it as though they are doing a live interview. I have no sympathy for him at all.
by claretabroad
Wed Apr 10, 2019 9:05 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Inappropriate names
Replies: 51
Views: 2525

Re: Inappropriate names

i went to college with a lad called Wayne Ankers.
by claretabroad
Sun Apr 07, 2019 1:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mango
Replies: 17
Views: 1143

Re: Mango

Supermarket mangoes are awful. Go find some honey mangoes in a local grocer.
by claretabroad
Fri Apr 05, 2019 5:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Eve of the new cricket season is here...
Replies: 45
Views: 1645

Re: The Eve of the new cricket season is here...

Hope Hameed gets back to the form from his early career. Last year his first class average was 9.44.
by claretabroad
Fri Apr 05, 2019 5:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Spurs announce Trippier release
Replies: 64
Views: 5263

Re: Spurs announce Trippier release

If we are going to make a player the highest paid in our history it shouldn't be a full back. I love Trippier, he was on my list of 5 favourite players, but his wages are on a different level to what we can or should pay.
by claretabroad
Thu Apr 04, 2019 11:51 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Coventry close to liquidation
Replies: 69
Views: 8011

Re: Coventry close to liquidation

It's very strange situation and I have way more sympathy for Coventry than I do Notlob. The FA needs to pull its finger out and create some robust and enforcable rules to cover football club governance. I'm not holding my breath though, as the premier league riches are the driving force behind every...
by claretabroad
Wed Apr 03, 2019 6:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ormskirk fan(s)
Replies: 23
Views: 1707

Re: Ormskirk fan(s)

You may have heard the phrase 'the city that never sleeps'. Ormskirk is the town that never wakes.
by claretabroad
Wed Apr 03, 2019 2:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your 5 favourite Clarets of all time
Replies: 96
Views: 3705

Re: Your 5 favourite Clarets of all time

Steve Harper - I know it doesn't make any sense. Every year there was a 3-5 game purple patch where he was unplayable. The rest of the season he might as well not have been on the field. It says everything about his career that the best goal he ever scored got wiped from the record books when Alders...
by claretabroad
Sun Mar 31, 2019 4:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: REPORT: Clarets secure landmark win for Dyche against Wolves
Replies: 4
Views: 614

Re: REPORT: Clarets secure landmark win for Dyche against Wolves

You've got both Ben Mee and Stephen Ward playing left back for Wolves there.
by claretabroad
Sun Mar 31, 2019 4:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Feel sorry for Cardiff?
Replies: 69
Views: 5571

Re: Feel sorry for Cardiff?

My inclination towards wanting fair refereeing is overriden by my joy of seeing Warnock suffer. They were robbed but a raging Warnock is worth it.
by claretabroad
Sat Mar 30, 2019 7:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dwight Mcneil - He's one of our own!
Replies: 62
Views: 3055

Re: Dwight Mcneil - He's one of our own!

It's a terrible song regardless of who it is sung about. Surely someone can come up with something unique to us and him rather than regurgitate that dirge.
by claretabroad
Mon Mar 25, 2019 9:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Religion wins again
Replies: 283
Views: 7866

Re: Religion wins again

Bosscat wrote:Oh I am very sorry ... I just cut out the boll*x and got straight to the nub of what he said :D


No need to apologise ;)

Marx tended to wax lyrical somewhat.

Ralph Miliband and Louis Althusser did it better.
by claretabroad
Mon Mar 25, 2019 9:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Religion wins again
Replies: 283
Views: 7866

Re: Religion wins again

Karl Marx said "Religion is the Opium of the people"... Hows that for linking up a few different threads :D No. He didn't. "Religion is the sigh of the oppressed creature, the heart of a heartless world, and the soul of soulless conditions. It is the opium of the people". That's...
by claretabroad
Thu Feb 14, 2019 6:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Helping someone who's had an amputation.
Replies: 17
Views: 1006

Re: Helping someone who's had an amputation.

I had a lower leg amputation several years ago and am a volunteer for an amputee charity who provide support and information for people who have had an amputation or are about to go through the process. Is there a way I can contact you directly?
by claretabroad
Mon Feb 04, 2019 4:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brilliant new chant at yesterdays game
Replies: 29
Views: 4202

Re: Brilliant new chant at yesterdays game

No, you'll find two.
by claretabroad
Thu Jan 31, 2019 6:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Peter Crouch
Replies: 469
Views: 26835

Re: Peter Crouch

I like this move. It's a short term signing that has quite a few positives. Our overall transfer strategy hasn't been particularly good over the last year but bringing in an experienced premier league player until the end of the season is one of our better moves.
by claretabroad
Wed Jan 30, 2019 8:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Interview with Mike Conroy
Replies: 34
Views: 3091

Re: Interview with Mike Conroy

Will never forget that cup game at Shrewsbury just before Christmas. 93 or 94. 1-0 down, last few minutes with their lot chanting "We're all going to Sheffield" (next round). They get a penalty to go 2-0 up. Marlon saves. Straight from kick-off we equalise. Then in injury-time, Conroy sma...
by claretabroad
Wed Jan 30, 2019 6:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Six Nations 2019
Replies: 139
Views: 11810

Re: Six Nations 2019

Scotland currently have 29 players on the injured list. I'd like to see them do well but think the timing isn't right for them to put out a competitive side for every game.
by claretabroad
Wed Jan 30, 2019 6:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Interview with Mike Conroy
Replies: 34
Views: 3091

Re: Interview with Mike Conroy

I remember going to watch Canberra Cosmos play a game against Eastern Pride and he was on the bench. In the match programme he had magically become 2 years younger. I'm not sure what he made of the one fan wearing a Burnley shirt and drunkenly chanting his name.
by claretabroad
Sat Jan 19, 2019 9:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your best cricket X1
Replies: 28
Views: 1426

Re: Your best cricket X1

Depends on the format. Test, One Day or 20/20?
by claretabroad
Fri Jan 18, 2019 2:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Greatest moment of 20C
Replies: 49
Views: 2312

Re: Greatest moment of 20C

Invention of the transistor.
by claretabroad
Wed Jan 16, 2019 9:40 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Season Ticket Sell your Seat
Replies: 13
Views: 2120

Re: Season Ticket Sell your Seat

Let me tell you about the scam my wife's US college runs over its tickets for american football. At the beginning of the year she gets an email asking which games she would like to go to. There is no such thing as a season ticket but she could theoretically apply for tickets for every game. The Univ...

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