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by CardyTheClaret
Tue Apr 21, 2020 7:21 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Piers Morgan
Replies: 53
Views: 3005

Re: Piers Morgan

Lowbankclaret wrote:
Mon Apr 20, 2020 1:11 pm
My only agenda is to know the real death rate. If we know that we can try to deal with this correctly.
You do though, apparently. You stated it above.
by CardyTheClaret
Sun Apr 05, 2020 10:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Carpet Advice
Replies: 21
Views: 781

Re: Carpet Advice

Minimum 2 ply yarn. Avoid wool and polyester, avoid soft pile. Aways go for polypropylene.
by CardyTheClaret
Sat Mar 28, 2020 11:41 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris or Corbyn for our crisis
Replies: 136
Views: 3195

Re: Boris or Corbyn for our crisis

IanMcL wrote:
Sat Mar 28, 2020 10:30 am
In preparation yes.

The chancellor has been doing good work. The rest too slow to catch a cold! As Mr J has tested positive,, Covid 19 must be slower than a cold!
Than Spain & Italy?
by CardyTheClaret
Sat Mar 28, 2020 7:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris or Corbyn for our crisis
Replies: 136
Views: 3195

Re: Boris or Corbyn for our crisis

IanMcL wrote:
Sat Mar 28, 2020 4:52 am
USA is the worst and their president thinks it will be gone by Easter.

Who needs an agenda, when the March Hare (or should that be hair in this case?) Is active in Wonderland?
So, the UK are second behind the US?
by CardyTheClaret
Fri Mar 27, 2020 10:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris or Corbyn for our crisis
Replies: 136
Views: 3195

Re: Boris or Corbyn for our crisis

IanMcL wrote:
Fri Mar 27, 2020 8:21 pm


Only USA is worse thanks to Ostrich President
China? Spain? Italy? Germany? France?

Ah, you don’t have an agenda against any of those countries leaders. Seriously, stop being a dick.
by CardyTheClaret
Tue Mar 24, 2020 7:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Barley is closed
Replies: 44
Views: 3324

Re: Barley is closed

Tricky argument, isn't it? Presumably the other side (excluding the asterisks) is that people in rural villages can reckon that they are rich and have expensive houses in the country and these poorer town dwellers should stay indoors so the country folk can enjoy their vast areas of countryside. Th...
by CardyTheClaret
Mon Mar 23, 2020 7:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Barley is closed
Replies: 44
Views: 3324

Re: Barley is closed

If the entire population of Colne wants to walk around Colne, it will get very congested. If the entire population of Colne wants to walk around or about Pendle hill, there is a lot more room. (Nicer views as well.) And ******** to the people who live there who are forced to stay indoors because of...
by CardyTheClaret
Wed Mar 11, 2020 9:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11497
Views: 228380

Re: Coronavirus

Sounds to me like you’re desperate to be right.
by CardyTheClaret
Tue Mar 10, 2020 8:35 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Self isolation
Replies: 27
Views: 1721

Re: Self isolation

They're a well known brand in Supermarkets frozen food aisles. They turn a whopping profit every year. Won't mention their name but! They can afford it. They're just tight arses :lol: Suffice to say. They used to offer Christmas week off to the employees, which would work out at usual pay for a wee...
by CardyTheClaret
Thu Dec 12, 2019 8:25 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The UTC GE poll
Replies: 163
Views: 5718

Re: The UTC GE poll

Burnley

Tory 8

Electoral calculus has Burnley as really tight...(51/49)...don’t waste your vote on anyone other than Tory if you don’t want Corbyn.
by CardyTheClaret
Sat Dec 07, 2019 3:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Are we down?
Replies: 299
Views: 26028

Re: Are we down?

bfcjg wrote:
Sat Dec 07, 2019 3:50 pm
Just at the moment I am struggling to think of three worse teams on current form.
I’ll give you six..

Arsenal
Bournemouth
Villa
Norwich
Watford
West Ham.
by CardyTheClaret
Sun Nov 24, 2019 10:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Beauty is in the eye of the beholder.
Replies: 5
Views: 678

Re: Beauty is in the eye of the beholder.

AndrewJB wrote:I played right wing too, and then later as a sort of attacking central midfielder, but I’ve learned to love our defensive displays too.
You, on the right wing? Really? ;)
by CardyTheClaret
Mon Nov 18, 2019 12:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2019 Burnley Election Forecast Competition ...
Replies: 101
Views: 4794

Re: 2019 Burnley Election Forecast Competition ...

ClaretAndJew wrote:I predict the turkeys voting for Christmas.

The tories will plunge us further back into depression up here.
It was ******* glorious under the Labour years, wasn't it?
by CardyTheClaret
Mon Nov 11, 2019 6:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 5094
Views: 87030

Re: General Election Is On

Lancasterclaret wrote:Sorry mate, I'm pretty consistent on here with stuff like this.

I leave the blatant one sided reporting to Andy and Ringo

And I leave the made up economic stuff to Crosspool and Dsr
Not as far as I can see, you don’t. You’re just as entrenched in you views as the posters you’ve mentioned.
by CardyTheClaret
Mon Nov 11, 2019 3:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 5094
Views: 87030

Re: General Election Is On

I'm not sure I can cope with much more of this. Honestly, what are you all going to do when we leave and things don't magically improve? Who the hell are you going to blame then? Just for balance, what are YOU going do if they do improve? At a guess, you'll cherry-pick every left-wing article you c...
by CardyTheClaret
Mon Nov 11, 2019 12:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Julie Cooper MP to stand down .... ?
Replies: 342
Views: 11103

Re: Julie Cooper MP to stand down .... ?

I still think we will have a minority Labour Government propped up by SNP to get their second referendum and the Lib dems to stop Brexit by having a second referendum but I expect the Tories to have most seats but too few for a majority Government . All of that will mean more gnashing of teeth in t...
by CardyTheClaret
Fri Nov 08, 2019 11:04 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Facts About the NHS
Replies: 91
Views: 2199

Re: Facts About the NHS

Rick_Muller wrote:Just wanted to highlight the difference between NEW Labour and Jeremy Corbyn's Labour.
Replace the word NEW with ELECTABLE.
by CardyTheClaret
Fri Nov 08, 2019 8:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Facts About the NHS
Replies: 91
Views: 2199

Re: Facts About the NHS

Ahhh that old chestnut of deflecting away from the current Tory government who would sell their souls to the devil to make sure they retain power by making a statement about an old "New Labour" government who was in fact closer to a Tory standpoint than a traditional Labour standpoint, of which Jer...
by CardyTheClaret
Fri Nov 08, 2019 7:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Facts About the NHS
Replies: 91
Views: 2199

Re: Facts About the NHS

You can be as flippant as you like with this discussion. It’s all fun and games until it happens and you or someone you love require a free at the point of use health service, which may no longer exist. Labour under Corbyn are far from perfect, and very far from likeable. However you simply cannot ...
by CardyTheClaret
Fri Nov 08, 2019 7:47 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Julie Cooper MP to stand down .... ?
Replies: 342
Views: 11103

Re: Julie Cooper MP to stand down .... ?

I can see this election in Burnley bearing more resemblance to 2010 and 2015,when the winning candidate on both occasions polled under 40%,and the minor parties scored around a 3rd of the vote,this time it's clearly a Lab/Con battle,not a Lab/Lib battle,if the BP stand it's hard not to see them tak...
by CardyTheClaret
Thu Nov 07, 2019 10:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Climate Change - Again
Replies: 26
Views: 913

Re: Climate Change - Again

Imploding Turtle wrote:Snowflake.
Bingo.
by CardyTheClaret
Thu Nov 07, 2019 7:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Climate Change - Again
Replies: 26
Views: 913

Re: Climate Change - Again

Wile E Coyote wrote:writing the word boomer might sound snappy and concise to you, but it is meaningless to me. if you cant communicate with real words, and coherent structure **** off.
I’m not sure if you’ve noticed that IT can only disagree by being abusive now. Hypocrite.
by CardyTheClaret
Sat Nov 02, 2019 6:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Julie Cooper MP to stand down .... ?
Replies: 342
Views: 11103

Re: Julie Cooper MP to stand down .... ?

None of that is hypocrisy. And i was willing to have a discussion, at first. My initial reply was more than reasonable. But if you tell someone that there's something wrong in their post, and then refuse to explain your opinion then i think it's you who has demonstrated an unwillingness for discuss...
by CardyTheClaret
Sat Nov 02, 2019 6:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Julie Cooper MP to stand down .... ?
Replies: 342
Views: 11103

Re: Julie Cooper MP to stand down .... ?

Nah. I'm not interesed any more. I was, initially, because i was willing to discuss it with you. But you're choosing to be a prick, so i'll let you be you. Since calling you out for being a hypocrite you’ve called me a coward, told me I can’t read, questioned my intelligence and called me a prick. ...
by CardyTheClaret
Sat Nov 02, 2019 5:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Julie Cooper MP to stand down .... ?
Replies: 342
Views: 11103

Re: Julie Cooper MP to stand down .... ?

Why is it that you people can't ever explain your opinion? I've got beinright telling me i've got numbers wrong but he can't tell me how, and now you telling me i've done something wrong in a post, but you can't tell me how either. Are you both just trolls? Tell the truth, you think i've criticised...
by CardyTheClaret
Sat Nov 02, 2019 10:51 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Julie Cooper MP to stand down .... ?
Replies: 342
Views: 11103

Re: Julie Cooper MP to stand down .... ?

Imploding Turtle wrote:If you believed that you'd have been explicit about how i've displayed hypocrisy.
Just another coward. You can insinuate, but you can't defend your insinuation.
I always thought despite being a bit of a cocky, argumentative **** you were actually quite bright.
by CardyTheClaret
Sat Nov 02, 2019 6:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Julie Cooper MP to stand down .... ?
Replies: 342
Views: 11103

Re: Julie Cooper MP to stand down .... ?

Imploding Turtle wrote:What you on about? What is it about my post that you feel makes me a hypocrite?

I'm pretty sure I know what your mistake is, but it'd save us some time if you clarified what you're accusing me of doing.
There’s no mistake.
by CardyTheClaret
Sat Nov 02, 2019 5:00 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Julie Cooper MP to stand down .... ?
Replies: 342
Views: 11103

Re: Julie Cooper MP to stand down .... ?

To be fair, his level of intellect is likely to make Ringo feel smart. Looking at his twitter feed (which, suspiciously, has no tweets from before October. I wonder what he deleted) he does come across as the stereotypical Brexiteer moron that Leave voters like Ringo would be most drawn to. For exa...
by CardyTheClaret
Sun Oct 27, 2019 10:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: al-Baghdadi's dead
Replies: 36
Views: 2521

Re: al-Baghdadi's dead

Rick_Muller wrote:Shall we clap at the next home game?
Had to log in just to like that. :lol:
by CardyTheClaret
Fri Oct 18, 2019 6:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: Uniting the Country Since 31/01/2020
Replies: 22353
Views: 629148

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

Spijed wrote:But you do realise, don't you, that if Letwin's amendment succeeds, which it's almost certainly going to do, renders tomorrows vote meaningless?
How?
by CardyTheClaret
Mon Oct 14, 2019 8:30 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Points From Next Four Games?
Replies: 31
Views: 1723

Re: Points From Next Four Games?

fatboy47 wrote:could very easily end up with none, and a very different look to the league table.
Also we could end up with 7 or 8 points and be pushing the top 4.
by CardyTheClaret
Sun Oct 13, 2019 9:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Colne Rd Burnley
Replies: 24
Views: 2162

Re: Colne Rd Burnley

I’ll stick my neck out and say there’s been a car go through red lights at high speed.
by CardyTheClaret
Wed Oct 02, 2019 6:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Diane Abbott stands in for Corbyn on PMQ
Replies: 118
Views: 12398

Re: Diane Abbott stands in for Corbyn on PMQ

Clarets4me wrote:I'm just curious as to what fidel does or did for a living ?
I’m guessing here, but I’d say he’s one of those that can’t settle anywhere.
by CardyTheClaret
Wed Oct 02, 2019 3:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Diane Abbott stands in for Corbyn on PMQ
Replies: 118
Views: 12398

Re: Diane Abbott stands in for Corbyn on PMQ

fidelcastro wrote:I don't.
I'll take that as a compliment.
by CardyTheClaret
Wed Oct 02, 2019 3:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Diane Abbott stands in for Corbyn on PMQ
Replies: 118
Views: 12398

Re: Diane Abbott stands in for Corbyn on PMQ

Really? Where have my numeracy skills been incorrect? If it's some sort of veiled moral point you're trying to make, then I should remind everyone reading this, that you stated on another thread, that you believe the minimum wage in this country is TOO HIGH! The Tories must love you! Everyone loves...
by CardyTheClaret
Wed Oct 02, 2019 3:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Diane Abbott stands in for Corbyn on PMQ
Replies: 118
Views: 12398

Re: Diane Abbott stands in for Corbyn on PMQ

fidelcastro wrote:Oh, come on! Corbyn wants to raise the minimum wage, scrap universal credit, scrap OFSTED and tax the richest people in the country accordingly... I mean, what a monster! :o
You and Diane share the same numeracy skills, fidel.
by CardyTheClaret
Mon Sep 30, 2019 3:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The New Labour Leader
Replies: 221
Views: 12235

Re: The New Labour Leader

Yes it is. You believe that the minimum wage is TOO HIGH in East Lancashire. You've stated it more than once on this thread. Try living on the minimum wage for a month, and see how you go on. Get back to me with your findings! I've changed my mind, I'm not taking you on after all. Thanks for the in...
by CardyTheClaret
Mon Sep 30, 2019 3:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The New Labour Leader
Replies: 221
Views: 12235

Re: The New Labour Leader

fidelcastro wrote:It's interesting how you believe that just shy of 21k a year (taxed by the way) is too much for someone working a 40 hour week!
But that's not what I said though, is it?
by CardyTheClaret
Mon Sep 30, 2019 2:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The New Labour Leader
Replies: 221
Views: 12235

Re: The New Labour Leader

Could CardyTheClaret do his pitiable strutting at the golf club, where people might be impressed by it, and leave some small corner of this forum for people who are interested in Burnley FC? Why are you reading this thread when it’s clearly nothing to do with football? There’s no strutting here, st...
by CardyTheClaret
Mon Sep 30, 2019 2:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The New Labour Leader
Replies: 221
Views: 12235

Re: The New Labour Leader

Not sure where you get that figure from... It can only be dependent on the number of hours they work, but it sounds like you can afford it, given the number of skilled, efficient and highly motivated salesmen you employ! :roll: 40 hours @£10. My sales team are up and down the country all hours, com...
by CardyTheClaret
Mon Sep 30, 2019 2:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The New Labour Leader
Replies: 221
Views: 12235

Re: The New Labour Leader

Well, for a start, a minimum wage of ten pounds an hour seems a good place to begin. I understand that people are concerned that a 16 year old might be paid that too, but if he/she was doing exactly the same job as someone aged 25+ then why shouldn't they be paid the same? Can I get YOU to come in ...
by CardyTheClaret
Mon Sep 30, 2019 2:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The New Labour Leader
Replies: 221
Views: 12235

Re: The New Labour Leader

When this top salesman earned all.this money for your company, I wonder if it even occurred to you to share the profits with his/her fellow employees? No, I'll bet it didn't, because that's what greedy plutocrats like you don't do! You don't believe in sharing, you don't believe in redistribution. ...
by CardyTheClaret
Mon Sep 30, 2019 2:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The New Labour Leader
Replies: 221
Views: 12235

Re: The New Labour Leader

Goobs wrote:So we raise the minimum wage, I assume we also raise the wage of those in more qualified / higher paid roles proportionally too?
Spot on, Goobs. It's not just as simple as upping minimum wage, it's the knock-on effect up the ladder that is the problem.
by CardyTheClaret
Mon Sep 30, 2019 2:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The New Labour Leader
Replies: 221
Views: 12235

Re: The New Labour Leader

Not really. The disparity between rich and poor is greater now than when Charles Dickens wrote oliver twist! It is this disparity that breeds contempt, whether that being jealousy of rich people, many of whom are rich enough to exploit tax loopholes, or a sense of snobbery by the better off, exempl...
by CardyTheClaret
Mon Sep 30, 2019 12:15 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The New Labour Leader
Replies: 221
Views: 12235

Re: The New Labour Leader

There are foodbanks all across the UK too, or haven't you noticed? You won't care, I expect. :( :roll: Taio is correct in one sense, I don't know what line of business you are in, but whatever it is, with draconian and selfish attitudes like yours, I wouldn't work for you! :x None of my staff need ...
by CardyTheClaret
Sun Sep 29, 2019 11:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The New Labour Leader
Replies: 221
Views: 12235

Re: The New Labour Leader

You've obviously not read through this thread. Cardy stated, quite clearly, further up the thread, that he had employees earning £100,000+ Yet despite this, he claims the minimum wage is too high in East Lancashire! Do me a favour! :roll: The point I was trying to make is how can you set a minimum ...
by CardyTheClaret
Sun Sep 29, 2019 11:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The New Labour Leader
Replies: 221
Views: 12235

Re: The New Labour Leader

fidelcastro wrote:You must be if you think that the current minimum wage is in any way acceptable against the cost of living.
In Burnley or London? let’s rest your theory that it’s irrelevant.
by CardyTheClaret
Sun Sep 29, 2019 11:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The New Labour Leader
Replies: 221
Views: 12235

Re: The New Labour Leader

fidelcastro wrote:Irrelevant. I don't and wouldn't live in London.

It's because of greedy employers like you that the minimum wage was brought in in the first place.

(One of the few good things that Tony Blair did).
You don’t even know me or my business, yet you assume I’m greedy.
by CardyTheClaret
Sun Sep 29, 2019 10:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The New Labour Leader
Replies: 221
Views: 12235

Re: The New Labour Leader

boatshed bill wrote:I'm delighted for you.
And do you pay them all the minimum wage, or above?
I have people on minimum, I have people on 100k+ I’m also pleased that you’re delighted.