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by Rowls
Sun Nov 29, 2020 6:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Does anyone actually enjoy watching us play?
Replies: 63
Views: 1737

Re: Does anyone actually enjoy watching us play?

It's not great at the minute, is it? The football we play isn't particularly attractive, we aren't getting many results this season and we don't get the experience of going to the match. However, many of us have had to endure unattractive football and not getting results in all of the divisions belo...
by Rowls
Sun Nov 29, 2020 6:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pickford watch
Replies: 94
Views: 5300

Re: Pickford watch

IanMcL wrote:
Sun Nov 29, 2020 1:09 pm
As he is not playing, there is no evidence.
I think you've missed the point, Ian.

I posted the comment you've quoted on a day when both Pickford and Pope had stinkers.

The point was rhetorical.
by Rowls
Sat Nov 28, 2020 5:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Benson
Replies: 35
Views: 2105

Re: Benson

Certainly gave a good enough showing to be given an opportunity here and there.
by Rowls
Sat Nov 28, 2020 4:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Manchester City v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 62
Views: 2992

Re: Manchester City v Burnley - Player Ratings

BPF - 6
Benson - 7
by Rowls
Sat Nov 28, 2020 3:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Match Day Thread - Man City v Burnley
Replies: 394
Views: 6294

Re: Match Day Thread - Man City v Burnley

tarkys_ears wrote:
Sat Nov 28, 2020 3:47 pm
Excellent reffing there... Can anyone explain how that wasn't a FK to wood?
It's one of those days when it's going to look churlish to criticize the officials but Mason clearly doesn't want to give us anything.
by Rowls
Sat Nov 28, 2020 3:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Match Day Thread - Man City v Burnley
Replies: 394
Views: 6294

Re: Match Day Thread - Man City v Burnley

Nothing is going our way and we've defended like little girls.

Feel sorry for Benson who is playing well.
by Rowls
Sat Nov 28, 2020 3:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Match Day Thread - Man City v Burnley
Replies: 394
Views: 6294

Re: Match Day Thread - Man City v Burnley

Have the rules on foul throws changed or are we just not enforcing them?
by Rowls
Sat Nov 28, 2020 1:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Athletic - £1 a month, black Friday deal.
Replies: 15
Views: 647

Re: The Athletic - £1 a month, black Friday deal.

ClaretTony wrote:
Sat Nov 28, 2020 12:20 pm
Charges will apply on Up the Clarets from next month - how much do you think I should charge? :D :D
As long as my royalties for posting come in! :lol:
by Rowls
Sat Nov 28, 2020 12:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Athletic - £1 a month, black Friday deal.
Replies: 15
Views: 647

Re: The Athletic - £1 a month, black Friday deal.

People are willing to pay for good content - they need to keep the content and quality high.

Good luck to them.
by Rowls
Thu Nov 26, 2020 7:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Peacock-Farrell set for league debut
Replies: 79
Views: 4225

Re: ARTICLE: Peacock-Farrell set for league debut

All the best, Bailey.

We're very lucky to have such a capable reserve.
by Rowls
Tue Nov 24, 2020 2:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Prediction v Man City
Replies: 69
Views: 2302

Re: Prediction v Man City

claretonthecoast1882 wrote:
Tue Nov 24, 2020 1:47 pm
Least you will only lose £3 when we are 2-0 up
That's the kind of circumstance I'm happy to lose £3.
by Rowls
Tue Nov 24, 2020 1:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Prediction v Man City
Replies: 69
Views: 2302

Re: Prediction v Man City

This is one of those games where a series of smallpence flutter can innoculate you slightly against the inevitable gut wrencher scoreline.

Back the following at 50p each.

4-1
4-0
5-1
5-0
6-1
6-0
by Rowls
Sun Nov 22, 2020 8:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Learning A Foreign Language
Replies: 60
Views: 2033

Re: Learning A Foreign Language

Hipper wrote:
Sun Nov 22, 2020 4:42 pm
It might have been the wrong Paris I went to. That could explain alot:

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0071282/?ref_=fn_tt_tt_83
There's a new Paris full of French chauvinists, sexual-predators, bitches, arrogant waiting staff and wotnot too.

https://www.imdb.com/title/tt8962124/
by Rowls
Sun Nov 22, 2020 7:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tesco Butter Beans In Water, 400g.
Replies: 186
Views: 2440

Re: Tesco Butter Beans In Water, 400g.

Redbeard wrote:
Sun Nov 22, 2020 5:35 pm
Our Counting forefathers thought of everything. :D
I only have one father sadly but he did his share and thought of a quarter of everything.
by Rowls
Sun Nov 22, 2020 7:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tesco Butter Beans In Water, 400g.
Replies: 186
Views: 2440

Re: Tesco Butter Beans In Water, 400g.

Good evening Admiral Redbeard, good evening everybody

What a pleasure to see the old rituals being adhered to!

115 butter beans
100ml of juuuiiiiiiiice

Yours butterbeantastically

Rowls
by Rowls
Sat Nov 21, 2020 10:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: falling out of love with football?
Replies: 92
Views: 2800

Re: falling out of love with football?

It's not the same without the fans and without being actually able to go to a game.

Football is so much more about being a passive consumer but that's all that's available at the moment.
by Rowls
Sat Nov 21, 2020 9:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Venkys
Replies: 36
Views: 2518

Re: Venkys

I hate to say this but the best explanation I can think of as to why the Venky's keep on pumping in the money in is that they're doing the honourable thing. It's great that they breezed in and royally mucked it all up when they first arrived on the scene but their continued perseverance and subseque...
by Rowls
Sat Nov 21, 2020 12:23 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What day is it today then?
Replies: 29
Views: 1272

Re: What day is it today then?

Duck
by Rowls
Fri Nov 20, 2020 7:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Taranis signs for the Clarets
Replies: 13
Views: 2034

Re: ARTICLE: Taranis signs for the Clarets

Welcome to Burnley, young lad!

Does he remind anyone else of a young Frank Casper?
by Rowls
Thu Nov 19, 2020 7:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How happy are you feeling right now?
Replies: 3
Views: 492

Re: How happy are you feeling right now?

12.457
by Rowls
Thu Nov 19, 2020 10:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Mail claims Sean Dyche profit shares in the sale of Academy graduates
Replies: 64
Views: 2937

Re: The Mail claims Sean Dyche profit shares in the sale of Academy graduates

ClaretTony wrote:
Wed Nov 18, 2020 11:18 pm
Too much infighting at the club and that’s when stuff gets out whether it is factual or not. Sad state of affairs showing where our club is right now.
by Rowls
Mon Nov 16, 2020 7:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Belgium vs England
Replies: 184
Views: 6108

Re: Belgium vs England

People discussing Southgate's selections and tactics in detail are missing the big picture: He's a bad manager. He proved this at Middlesbrough. His teams have a habit of fannying around with the ball, letting goals in (often because they've been caught out fannying around with the ball) and failing...
by Rowls
Mon Nov 16, 2020 7:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Barley is full.
Replies: 35
Views: 3365

Re: Barley is full.

The new McDonalds will complete Barley. Hope it's a proper old-fashioned sit-down McDonalds so I can park up and enjoy it properly.
by Rowls
Mon Nov 16, 2020 11:30 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Belgium vs England
Replies: 184
Views: 6108

Re: Belgium vs England

BOYSIE31 wrote:
Mon Nov 16, 2020 9:59 am
Sees it like Dyche
Try and compare Dyche's club record with Southgate's.

It success vs failure.

The two are chalk and cheese when it comes to managerial ability.
by Rowls
Sun Nov 15, 2020 10:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Belgium vs England
Replies: 184
Views: 6108

Re: Belgium vs England

dpinsussex wrote:
Sun Nov 15, 2020 10:01 pm
I can't believe GS is saying the scoreline isn't a fair reflection.

I don't remember a shot on target or at least one that tested the keeper
Not creating chances is a hallmark of Southgate's teams.
by Rowls
Wed Nov 11, 2020 11:31 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Greg Clarke resigns
Replies: 72
Views: 2824

Re: Greg Clarke resigns

keith1879 wrote:
Wed Nov 11, 2020 10:44 am
He said "I suppose if you treat everyone the same you'd have no need to use any terminology?"

How can anyone disagree with that?
Easy. We all need to use language to communicate so all need to “use terminology”.

Not being a racist doesn’t mean you don’t need to use language.
by Rowls
Tue Nov 10, 2020 10:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Greg Clarke resigns
Replies: 72
Views: 2824

Re: Greg Clarke resigns

I suppose if you treat everyone the same you'd have no need to use any terminology? Don’t think that would hold up, Doug. Why should you never be able to use terminology simply because you weren’t aware of the particular phrase du jour ? By your logic, nobody who wasn’t racist but didn’t know the t...
by Rowls
Tue Nov 10, 2020 9:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Drinkwater
Replies: 37
Views: 4675

Re: Danny Drinkwater

The Danny Drinkwater Video Special features:

Transcripts of Police interviews
Hospital reports & x-rays
Newspaper cuttings
Plus... all the highlights of his appearances vs Man City last season.
by Rowls
Tue Nov 10, 2020 9:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Drinkwater
Replies: 37
Views: 4675

Re: Danny Drinkwater

Hope he includes the CCTV footage in his video.
by Rowls
Tue Nov 10, 2020 9:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Greg Clarke resigns
Replies: 72
Views: 2824

Re: Greg Clarke resigns

I know I’ll get pelted for this but I genuinely don’t understand, I’m sure someone will educate me. Why is it offensive saying a coloured person but not offensive to say a person of colour. Because one is not offensive and one is highly offensive. Durrr. And Lord help anyone who can’t tell the diff...
by Rowls
Sun Nov 08, 2020 6:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nigel Clough appointed Mansfield Town manager
Replies: 26
Views: 1524

Re: Nigel Clough appointed Mansfield Town manager

Eck’ It’s a long way to Sheffield from the good ol’ East Midlands.

No wonder things were tricky for our Nige at Sheff Utd.
by Rowls
Sat Nov 07, 2020 3:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nigel Clough appointed Mansfield Town manager
Replies: 26
Views: 1524

Re: Nigel Clough appointed Mansfield Town manager

You can actually triangulate Nigel clough’s house from the teams he’s managed.
by Rowls
Wed Nov 04, 2020 5:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Ben Mee in with a chance for Friday
Replies: 33
Views: 1958

Re: ARTICLE: Ben Mee in with a chance for Friday

Good news, we’ve certainly missed him
by Rowls
Sat Oct 31, 2020 6:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Chelsea - Player Ratings
Replies: 71
Views: 3961

Re: Burnley v Chelsea - Player Ratings

Poor fare today.

I’ll hold back from posting marks today. Might do tomorrow.
by Rowls
Sat Oct 31, 2020 3:30 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Anti semetism
Replies: 865
Views: 29570

Re: Anti semetism

I am in no way “trying to blame it all on Corbyn”. He is not directly responsible for Naz Shah’s comments or Richard Burgon’s comments. But they happened on his watch and he didn’t deal with them effectively. This lack of action about dealing with anti-sémitism (and in these instances I feel we are ...
by Rowls
Fri Oct 30, 2020 10:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Anti semetism
Replies: 865
Views: 29570

Re: Anti semetism

These complaints clearly centre around the time Corbyn was labour leader. The only thing that seems “strange” is in trying to deny it. It is right and good that Labour are now beginning to properly address this problem and I applaud Keir Starmer for the stance he has taken. Feel free to expand upon ...
by Rowls
Fri Oct 30, 2020 9:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Anti semetism
Replies: 865
Views: 29570

Re: Anti semetism

Your attempts to keep this thread on the path that you want are admirable (admittedly it's a little curious why you're only worried about doing it on this thread and none of the others on the board) but given the lack of reference to Jeremy Corbyn in the title or original post it seems a bit strang...
by Rowls
Fri Oct 30, 2020 1:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Anti semetism
Replies: 865
Views: 29570

Re: Anti semetism

Are people who continue to believe in Boris Johnson, despite his lies, utter failures, and absence of leadership in these dark times also zealots? People who support Boris unflinchingly could be classed as zealots in a similar way. However, that would be off topic. If you want to start a thread abo...
by Rowls
Thu Oct 29, 2020 10:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Anti semetism
Replies: 865
Views: 29570

Re: Anti semetism

I think Sir Kier’s taken the right response here.

Such a shame the Corbynista zealots can’t see it.
by Rowls
Wed Oct 28, 2020 9:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football Leadership Diversity Code
Replies: 91
Views: 1888

Re: Football Leadership Diversity Code

Racial quotas.

Judging people by the colour of their skin instead of their abilities and the content of their character.

It truly sickens me. It’s wrong.
by Rowls
Mon Oct 26, 2020 5:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tories or Labour - who would a BLM political party take the most votes from?
Replies: 54
Views: 1087

Re: Tories or Labour - who would a BLM political party take the most votes from?

randomclaret2 wrote:
Mon Oct 26, 2020 2:35 pm
Some folks on here have precious little interest in football Tony, let alone Burnley. Everything is politics, every aspect of life has to have a political angle.
That’s just the kind of thing a Lib Dem would say.
by Rowls
Fri Oct 23, 2020 6:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: No TV selections for Burnley in November
Replies: 21
Views: 1868

Re: ARTICLE: No TV selections for Burnley in November

Ah crud.

I’m lucky because I get them on a French subscription but essentially they’re making it more expensive to be a Burnley fan than, for example, a Yoonited or Liverpool fan.

It stinks.
by Rowls
Thu Oct 22, 2020 4:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Anthony Higginbotham
Replies: 422
Views: 10796

Re: Anthony Higginbotham

martin_p wrote:
Thu Oct 22, 2020 3:23 pm
And what’s your plan when the NHS is overwhelmed as it inevitably will be?
The NHS will cope using the same methods it used for the wave of covid.
by Rowls
Thu Oct 22, 2020 1:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Anthony Higginbotham
Replies: 422
Views: 10796

Re: Anthony Higginbotham

This is where the line should be drawn? In the midst of a pandemic that is causing so much hardship for so many people through no fault of their own? I think the state is right to say it is the prime responsibility of parents to feed their children. I also think it's time that blanket indiscriminat...
by Rowls
Thu Oct 22, 2020 1:09 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: End child food poverty
Replies: 117
Views: 2745

Re: End child food poverty

GodIsADeeJay81 wrote:
Thu Oct 22, 2020 1:06 am
I've said for years now that house prices are in need of capping, which would also bring down rent prices.

Whenever I've said it on here a number of people get the arse with me.
People maybe disagree with the merits of the idea.
by Rowls
Wed Oct 21, 2020 10:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Anthony Higginbotham
Replies: 422
Views: 10796

Re: Anthony Higginbotham

I don’t know how anyone can justify choosing to see people starve. Nobody without some kind of eating disorder is going to starve in the UK. This isn't a black and white case as many here have tried to portray it. It's a case of drawing a line. The line has to go somewhere. The line has been drawn.
by Rowls
Tue Oct 20, 2020 8:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is the fix now worse than the problem?
Replies: 200
Views: 4324

Re: Is the fix now worse than the problem?

Not all the claimed 8000 "public health experts signing it were actual real experts. Had you read my link beyond their brief introductions, you'd have seen that they all opposed lockdown measures even as far back as March. We can all look back and imagine the carnage had their advice been taken. Th...
by Rowls
Tue Oct 20, 2020 7:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is the fix now worse than the problem?
Replies: 200
Views: 4324

Re: Is the fix now worse than the problem?

An article about the people behind the GBD: https://www.medpagetoday.com/infectiousdisease/covid19/89204 Details on the authors of the declaration from your link: Jay Bhattacharya, MD, PhD Bhattacharya, a professor of medicine and economics at Stanford University Martin Kulldorff, PhD Kulldorff is ...
by Rowls
Tue Oct 20, 2020 7:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is the fix now worse than the problem?
Replies: 200
Views: 4324

Re: Is the fix now worse than the problem?

AndrewJB wrote:
Tue Oct 20, 2020 5:39 pm
Pause the economy. Deal with the virus. Reopen the economy.
"Pause the economy"

Pause all of your income without help?

Pause your medical treatment?

Pause looking after your mental health?
by Rowls
Tue Oct 20, 2020 2:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: European Premier League from 2022
Replies: 86
Views: 2409

Re: European Premier League from 2022

Good riddance if they go.

Byeeeeee!