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by Spiral
Mon Aug 19, 2019 1:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 10942
Views: 196435

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

3 years in and people are still disputing supply chain disruption? Really?
by Spiral
Mon Aug 19, 2019 1:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 10942
Views: 196435

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

Food prices have risen steadily for as long as I can remember, along with fuel. It's just a fact of life and they'd rise without Brexit happening. I've taken in water for as long as I can remember. If I try to drink the entire sea, though, I'll probably drown. Scarcity increases prices. If no-deal ...
by Spiral
Sat Aug 17, 2019 11:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ash’s Celebration ?
Replies: 7
Views: 1594

Re: Ash’s Celebration ?

yTib wrote:modern goal celebrations are cringeworthy.

just shake hands and get on with it you big jessies.


I dunno, if that overhead volley from Jay had gone in I'd have joined a ***kin' macarena.
by Spiral
Sat Aug 17, 2019 4:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Positives and Negatives
Replies: 28
Views: 2108

Re: Positives and Negatives

Don't know if I'm misremembering one attack as two separate attacks, but there was an instance where Lennon's pace opened up a decent chance, and another where JRod was positioned for a tap in. (It was intercepted.) Neither were massively influential and they weren't overtly apparent, but they didn'...
by Spiral
Thu Aug 15, 2019 10:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mike Garlick on 'Turf More'
Replies: 115
Views: 6861

Re: Mike Garlick on 'Turf More'

He compares the difference between the bigger and smaller clubs to an “apartheid system”. F'k sake. Right, going to need to watch this now. Yo can't go trivialising a horrible political system that trampled over people, reducing its overbearing and oppressive manifestation to a mere component of 'm...
by Spiral
Thu Aug 15, 2019 9:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mike Garlick on 'Turf More'
Replies: 115
Views: 6861

Re: Mike Garlick on 'Turf More'

agreenwood wrote:The best bit is when he likens very wealthy Premier League clubs like ourselves to the repression of black Africans.


Jesus Christ please tell me this is a joke.
by Spiral
Sun Aug 11, 2019 3:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: VAR ... is this the logic they will use
Replies: 71
Views: 2335

Re: VAR ... is this the logic they will use

At no point is the video assistant referee "just guessing." From my understanding a 3D line on the vertical plane, from both the attacker's and defender's furthermost legal point of contact, is determined by the technology (deduced by the best available frame), rather than a mere 2D infere...
by Spiral
Sun Aug 11, 2019 2:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: VAR ... is this the logic they will use
Replies: 71
Views: 2335

Re: VAR ... is this the logic they will use

With the introduction of VAR the standard by which an offside decision is made is approaching uniformity , that's the fundamental point. By what natural or written law is an attacker offered an advantage in any dubious offside decision? By what natural or written law is a defender offered an advanta...
by Spiral
Sat Aug 10, 2019 7:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Epstein
Replies: 52
Views: 2704

Re: Epstein

Been following this quite closely since the documents which allegedly implicated Prince Andrew, among others (a "well known prime minister" etc,) were unsealed yesterday, and I'll be honest my heart sank a little when I read he'd been suicided to death earlier today. The people (children) ...
by Spiral
Sat Aug 10, 2019 1:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your team for the saints
Replies: 52
Views: 2099

Re: Your team for the saints

Would've been interesting to see this thread were we to have bought Drinkwater outright rather than brought him in on loan. The case for Cork starting ahead of him is sound enough, I reckon: full pre-season, fitness, tactical familiarity, etc. but on sheer footballing ability the Drinkwater we expec...
by Spiral
Fri Aug 09, 2019 11:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your team for the saints
Replies: 52
Views: 2099

Re: Your team for the saints

Pope
Bardsley Tarkowski Mee Taylor
JBG Westwood Drinkwater McNeil
Jay Barnes
by Spiral
Tue Aug 06, 2019 11:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: DMA's fair play...
Replies: 24
Views: 1538

Re: DMA's fair play...

It all 'sounds the same' because the boundaries of the genre are quite narrow. The 90's bands who created the sound did so during the formative years of a lot of their fans (many on here, I'm sure) and so of course hold a special place in those people's hearts, and younger fans might be a touch nost...
by Spiral
Sat Aug 03, 2019 2:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Great Hack (Netflix)
Replies: 57
Views: 2656

Re: The Great Hack (Netflix)

Jesus: Feed the hungry
MACCA: But I'm full???
by Spiral
Fri Aug 02, 2019 10:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Great Hack (Netflix)
Replies: 57
Views: 2656

Re: The Great Hack (Netflix)

Only if you allow yourself to be manipulated. If you're a shepherd, you're fine, however if you are a sheep you're in trouble. Too many people allowing others to do their thinking and talking for them. Urgh, you used the word sheep. People who make such adamant and self-assured claims to their own ...
by Spiral
Wed Jul 31, 2019 10:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Joe Hart
Replies: 85
Views: 4348

Re: Joe Hart

Official PL stats for last season (19 games each) shows Heaton making 2 errors leading to a goal. Hart none. More saves from Hart (inc. a pen) (77 vs 63). Same number of clean sheets (4) each. Hart conceded 41 goals, Heaton 27. So that's 118 on-target chances conceded with Hart in goal, 90 with Heat...
by Spiral
Tue Jul 30, 2019 9:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nice thread
Replies: 158
Views: 8522

Re: Nice thread

Tribesmen wrote:When was the last time we scored 6 at home ?

Don't look it up just give it a guess


Against Man City, 2010. Aaaaahhh. Happy memories.
by Spiral
Tue Jul 30, 2019 8:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nice thread
Replies: 158
Views: 8522

Re: Nice thread

Feels like deja vu. Sure I watched a video titled "nice pounded in shower" on certain...ahem...artistic video site I like to visit.
by Spiral
Tue Jul 30, 2019 8:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nice thread
Replies: 158
Views: 8522

Re: Nice thread

>Wood offside (drink)
by Spiral
Tue Jul 30, 2019 8:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nice thread
Replies: 158
Views: 8522

Re: Nice thread

101 points, lads!
by Spiral
Tue Jul 30, 2019 8:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nice thread
Replies: 158
Views: 8522

Re: Nice thread

True story: German troops marched on foot from Russia across central Europe to surrender to the Allies because Phil Bardsley takes no prisoners.
by Spiral
Tue Jul 30, 2019 7:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nice thread
Replies: 158
Views: 8522

Re: Nice thread

>Wood scores (drink)

This game could get expensive.
by Spiral
Tue Jul 30, 2019 7:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Great Hack (Netflix)
Replies: 57
Views: 2656

Re: The Great Hack (Netflix)

Not watched the documentary, but I remember a thread we had on here over two years ago when the Cambridge Analytica/facebook story first broke. There's been a (very) slow drip of related news since, but nothing that has really dramatically been given the attention it warrants. There's a certain mend...
by Spiral
Mon Jul 15, 2019 2:44 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Kim Darroch resigns (politics)
Replies: 78
Views: 1785

Re: Kim Darroch resigns (politics)

Hunt basically backed him, and No.10 essentially said 'it's our business, not the business of the US who we appoint as ambassador,' so basically the only idiot in this whole episode is the idiot who could've played out the theatre of backing his own country but blundered into behaving like Trump's p...
by Spiral
Thu Jul 11, 2019 1:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ambassador Farage
Replies: 230
Views: 4752

Re: Ambassador Farage

Hi spiral I don't recall engaging you in this debate but I don't recognise anything which you say above and, I'll be honest, I'm struggling to understand your post. Could you clarify what you mean by, "Framing the debate ... around the content rather than the machinations behind the leak ... i...
by Spiral
Thu Jul 11, 2019 12:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ambassador Farage
Replies: 230
Views: 4752

Re: Ambassador Farage

The winners right now are the leakers as we all debate what was said by a man doing his job instead of asking who leaked it and who it benefits. I composed quite a lengthy post about that very fact before sacking it off after remembering that it's Rowls and that he's not the least bit interested in...
by Spiral
Thu Jul 11, 2019 12:40 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ambassador Farage
Replies: 230
Views: 4752

Re: Ambassador Farage

Trump isn't his boss. You're talking b0llocks.
by Spiral
Sun Jul 07, 2019 7:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ambassador Farage
Replies: 230
Views: 4752

Re: Ambassador Farage

Suspicious ties to Russia? What rot. How many PROVEN suspicious ties has JC to enemies of the West? Have a guess. Jeremy Corbyn plays student union politics, can't lead, has a blindspot on his worldview which leads to him affiliating and aligning with some horrible people and groups, probably can't...
by Spiral
Sun Jul 07, 2019 7:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ambassador Farage
Replies: 230
Views: 4752

Re: Ambassador Farage

Well, quelle surprise, Farage had an editorial go up at 5pm today in the Torygraph (Boris' newspaper, for those not paying attention) on the very subject of the leaked cables. Aaron Banks - a man not without his own suspicious ties to Russia and who has had near-countless meetings with Russian ambas...
by Spiral
Sun Jul 07, 2019 1:04 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stranger Things
Replies: 22
Views: 1782

Re: Stranger Things

Not watched S3 yet but there was a noticeable drop in quality in S2. Season 1 would've been a near-perfect wrapped story but for the sink scene that paved the way for S2. I'm mature enough to understand the economics of the industry but based on the final scenes of S1 I reckon it'll overstay its wel...
by Spiral
Sun Jul 07, 2019 12:51 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is Robert De Niro
Replies: 39
Views: 2185

Re: Is Robert De Niro

De Niro has made some of the greatest films and shown himself to be a stupendous actor but he has made so much utter dross as well, particularly in recent years....the Fokkers films and other aberrations like Last Vegas and Dirty Grandpa for instance. Sad really.All we need now is to see Joe Pesci ...
by Spiral
Sat Jul 06, 2019 8:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A Senior British Establishment figure?
Replies: 22
Views: 1720

Re: A Senior British Establishment figure?

Imagine pilfering a pension fund. Imagine being knighted. Imagine mixing the colours blue and yellow together. Just a few things that are fun to imagine.
by Spiral
Sun Jun 30, 2019 4:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who wins?
Replies: 21
Views: 1082

Re: Who wins?

FactualFrank wrote:Explain.


The Lion is on anabolic steroids and used to be in the paras.
by Spiral
Sun Jun 30, 2019 4:25 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 10942
Views: 196435

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

Precisely four fifths of f.uck all has happened in the last three years that would convince 2016 remain voters that the country is now, in fact, on reflection, better served by leaving the EU, and the predictable response, somewhere along the lines of 'the bullying EU showing themselves for what the...
by Spiral
Sun Jun 30, 2019 1:10 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 10942
Views: 196435

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

You want a 2nd referendum, am I right or wrong? Do you think that the number of people who voted leave has reduced enough to make a difference? If so why do you think this? I'll take up the challenge, Ringo. 1. I'd like a 2nd referendum. 2. Yes. 3. Heart disease, entropy, realpolitik, untenable bul...
by Spiral
Sat Jun 29, 2019 1:58 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Glastonbury 2019
Replies: 300
Views: 8290

Re: Glastonbury 2019

Never seen such an acute display of "old man yelling at cloud" as witnessed on this thread tonight. Anyway, dinosaurs aside; grime, and rap in general, isn't typically conducive to a festival environment, least of all one drowning in white guilt such as Glasto, but despite the circumstance...
by Spiral
Sun Jun 23, 2019 11:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris or Hunt you have to pick one
Replies: 105
Views: 6377

Re: Boris or Hunt you have to pick one

I appreciate they’re liberal and left leaning ( though they try hard for parity with new coverage etc) Though the Tory debate ( the one with BoJo) was quite appalling when they did the “ random” members of the public bit.And you feel they’re literally slavering “ Guardian like” at the first real aw...
by Spiral
Sun Jun 23, 2019 10:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris or Hunt you have to pick one
Replies: 105
Views: 6377

Re: Boris or Hunt you have to pick one

The common people will suffer more and more. Mate, the common people are the ones who created this mess. We voted brexit and we continue to elect morons who tell us what we want to hear. This mess is an indictment on the electorate. We're divided over what amount to legal technicalities, and until ...
by Spiral
Sun Jun 23, 2019 8:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris or Hunt you have to pick one
Replies: 105
Views: 6377

Re: Boris or Hunt you have to pick one

Boris... cannot believe I’m saying it. One thing that has really made me sit up is both his brother and his father staying close makes a hell of a difference. Both were remainers, and there is some serious brain power between them. They will also help retard Boris’s positivity excesses behind the s...
by Spiral
Sun Jun 23, 2019 12:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris or Hunt you have to pick one
Replies: 105
Views: 6377

Re: Boris or Hunt you have to pick one

Nah. Anonymity makes it truly meaningless. I don't know you personally, your real name etc, so for all intents and purposes you're anonymous. If I were to say "ha ha, wouldn't it be funny if taio lost his entire family in a house fire," claiming it as a joke makes the post an acceptable o...
by Spiral
Sun Jun 23, 2019 2:03 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris or Hunt you have to pick one
Replies: 105
Views: 6377

Re: Boris or Hunt you have to pick one

Right, need to speak up, 'cos I think it's getting a bit out of hand. I can't think of any other poster on here who has been the subject of so many murder fantasies as ImplodingTurtle; and even at their most flippant, that's what these comments are: murder fantasies. It isn't limited to the above co...
by Spiral
Sun Jun 23, 2019 1:01 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Yet more bad news... hidden away.
Replies: 58
Views: 8049

Re: Yet more bad news... hidden away.

Test post: F.UCKIN' MUZZERS (end of test)
by Spiral
Tue Jun 18, 2019 9:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: C4 Conservative leader debate
Replies: 738
Views: 20257

Re: C4 Conservative leader debate

It's almost as though you can see Rory, in real time, reconsidering if he made the right choice to stand as a Tory.

Anyway, waste of an hour, that was.
by Spiral
Mon Jun 17, 2019 7:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: C4 Conservative leader debate
Replies: 738
Views: 20257

Re: C4 Conservative leader debate

The debates were watched by just over 1m people, 5m were watching socceraid, and 4m were watching countryfile. 892 Tory members sampled. And even clocking at 1m pairs of eyeballs on this circus, that's 840,000 more than the total Conservative membership. I'd hazard a guess paid up Tories would have...
by Spiral
Mon Jun 17, 2019 2:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: C4 Conservative leader debate
Replies: 738
Views: 20257

Re: C4 Conservative leader debate

Your daily reminder that twitter isn't representative of the real world. https://twitter.com/SamCoatesSky/status/1140587529089015808?s=19 The tweet clearly states that fieldwork was completed on Friday. Televised debates tend to have an major influence on these kinds of polls, so that poll might be...
by Spiral
Mon Jun 17, 2019 12:45 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: C4 Conservative leader debate
Replies: 738
Views: 20257

Re: C4 Conservative leader debate

Interesting question. The big mistake made by Osborne (a devout advocate of it), Cameron (who wasn’t but was led that way by Osborne) and May - they all felt that the way forward for the Tories was to occupy the centre ground. Neither left nor right wing. The bit that Blair occupied. I think Stewar...
by Spiral
Sun Jun 16, 2019 11:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: C4 Conservative leader debate
Replies: 738
Views: 20257

Re: C4 Conservative leader debate

So an election approaches, the manifestos are launched, and even if you felt a Tory manifesto was the best for the country (perhaps an off chance from your political standing) it’d still be “never”? I'm inferring your argument, here, so I apologise if I'm being presumptuous, but folk have made this...
by Spiral
Sun Jun 16, 2019 10:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: C4 Conservative leader debate
Replies: 738
Views: 20257

Re: C4 Conservative leader debate

Stewart seemed a nice guy but portrayed himself as a bumbling idiot,but he was the best of that bunch by a million miles. Really? He seems quite naturally dorky but that isn't (shouldn't be - in an ideal world) a disqualifying characteristic. (edit-I'd agree he's the best but disagree with you on h...
by Spiral
Sun Jun 16, 2019 9:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: C4 Conservative leader debate
Replies: 738
Views: 20257

Re: C4 Conservative leader debate

Jeremy Hunt raising the issue of adult illiteracy on at least two separate occasions was just beautiful.
by Spiral
Sat Jun 08, 2019 11:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Steven Defour
Replies: 70
Views: 6450

Re: Steven Defour

He's got loomynarty tattooed on his leg. All the $hit he gets on the internet is from bluelabrador and his other accounts sockpuppet accounts. Side note: before reading any comments I noticed he shaves his legs and placed a little bet with myself: 'Blackrod will have something to say on this matter'...
by Spiral
Wed May 29, 2019 3:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rory Stewart
Replies: 25
Views: 2297

Re: Rory Stewart

Reportedly only in the race to elevate Gove as a compromise/unity candidate (he's expected to drop out at some point and back Gove) which is a shame because Stewart seems quite level headed and thoughtful, and judging by his career and life outside of politics he seems a bit overqualified, if anythi...

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