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by BennyD
Mon Aug 19, 2019 3:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Letts ready to die for IS
Replies: 57
Views: 2077

Re: Letts ready to die for IS

Because Syria is ISIS? Because Syria created a society where this could happen? Because why? Because it's Syria's job to mop up our problem? Which clearly clueless reason will you give? I'm intrigued. I’m sure the Syrian authorities don’t have the same pinko lily-livered touchy-feely outlook that w...
by BennyD
Mon Aug 19, 2019 12:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Letts ready to die for IS
Replies: 57
Views: 2077

Re: Letts ready to die for IS

As illegal as going to fight for a terrorist organisation. The Canadians should say he is a Syrian national and wave him on his way.
by BennyD
Mon Aug 19, 2019 12:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Letts ready to die for IS
Replies: 57
Views: 2077

Re: Letts ready to die for IS

I don't think anyone thinks he should get away with what he's done. Just that saying "he's not British anymore, Canada can sort it out" is a cop out. Your scenario assumes he wouldn't be in prison, on a terrorist watchlist, etc which seems unlikely I’m hoping the Canadians revoke his citi...
by BennyD
Sat Aug 17, 2019 1:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 11016
Views: 197218

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

So leave voters wanted out to get our democracy back and you want to take it away? What you seem to be advocating is a dictatorship. No it isn’t. A dictatorship is where one person, a dictator, says what happens and nowhere have I said that. As there are more remainer MPs than leavers we can’t leav...
by BennyD
Thu Aug 15, 2019 12:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 11016
Views: 197218

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

All this would go so much easier if all the MPs that voted remain were excluded from sorting out how we leave.
by BennyD
Sat Aug 10, 2019 6:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Southampton - Player Ratings
Replies: 79
Views: 4645

Re: Burnley v Southampton - Player Ratings

Pope 7 managed the conditions well, couple of regulation saves, kicking decent considering the conditions Lowton 7 once or twice looked out of position, but going forward was a threat, although saying that his final ball not quite as good as we have come to expect from him, Tarkowski 8 Just the kin...
by BennyD
Sat Aug 10, 2019 6:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Epstein
Replies: 52
Views: 2707

Re: Epstein

People are burying their heads in the sand if they think famous and wealthy individuals aren't involved in child abuse on a large scale. Dozens, if not hundreds at least should have been implicated with regards to Jimmy Savile and the same here. Have you any evidence, or is this just the ramblings ...
by BennyD
Thu Aug 08, 2019 6:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BREAKING NEWS: Drinkwater signs to fill the midfield gap
Replies: 245
Views: 9568

Re: BREAKING NEWS: Drinkwater signs to fill the midfield gap

I reckon it’s a great signing and I don’t expect to end up eating humble pie.
by BennyD
Tue Jul 30, 2019 10:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Nice thread
Replies: 158
Views: 8546

Re: Nice thread

It sounds like it all started coming together tonight. I’m very pleased and, I have to admit, very relieved after the sh!t show I witnessed at Gresty Road.
by BennyD
Sat Jul 27, 2019 6:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Wigan
Replies: 126
Views: 11606

Re: Burnley v Wigan

I have to say, so far, I’m not impressed with this pre-season. A win against Port Vale, draw against Wigan and a loss against Crewe doesn’t bode well when we have to play 38 games against premier opposition. Whatever the pre-season apologists say, we should, at this point, be slaughtering teams like...
by BennyD
Sat Jul 27, 2019 6:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris
Replies: 971
Views: 19708

Re: Boris

Why not give Jeremy a chance? It’s all too easy to write someone off without seeing what they can do. Churchill was written off as a politician in 1916 but made a spectacular comeback and is now regarded as one of, if not the best, Prime Ministers of all time. Time will tell. If it has escaped your...
by BennyD
Sat Jul 27, 2019 5:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris
Replies: 971
Views: 19708

Re: Boris

Give him a chance? You're talking as if we've had any choice in the matter. The reality is he's been foisted on the country by a handful of daft old bats in the home counties. If he wants people to give him a chance, he should go to the polls and ask them to do just that. Until then, he should be t...
by BennyD
Sat Jul 27, 2019 4:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Wigan
Replies: 126
Views: 11606

Re: Burnley v Wigan

A bit like Crewe last week. Except, then we had a cr4p first half as well.
by BennyD
Sat Jul 27, 2019 4:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris
Replies: 971
Views: 19708

Re: Boris

Why not give Boris a chance? It’s all too easy to write someone off without seeing what they can do. Churchill was written off as a politician in 1916 but made a spectacular comeback and is now regarded as one of, if not the best, Prime Ministers of all time. Time will tell.
by BennyD
Tue Jul 23, 2019 10:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 11016
Views: 197218

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

Now we’ve got a go-getter at the helm, this Brexit sh!t will be done, dusted and ticked off. Then we can get this very tedious thread closed. Happy days.
by BennyD
Sun Jul 21, 2019 12:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Positives from today's game at Crewe
Replies: 11
Views: 2151

Re: Positives from today's game at Crewe

Positives: the sun was shining, it was a 10 minute drive from home and it was only £7 to get on. Other than that, nothing comes to mind. Crewe look Ok for a league 2 outfit so I might go and watch them a couple of times this season.
by BennyD
Sat Jul 20, 2019 7:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche at Vale Park
Replies: 17
Views: 4205

Re: Dyche at Vale Park

Longsider wrote:Should have gone to Vale :(


Me too.
by BennyD
Sat Jul 20, 2019 7:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today’s lineups
Replies: 85
Views: 7881

Re: Today’s lineups

Spijed wrote:So you expect players to be fully ready in such a game?


No, but I was surprised how easily Crewe negated any threat from us. I was expecting us to push on in the second half but nothing happened. Crewe played Ok but, even at this stage of pre season, we should have stretched them more.
by BennyD
Sat Jul 20, 2019 5:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today’s lineups
Replies: 85
Views: 7881

Re: Today’s lineups

I know it was a pre season friendly but we were sh!te against Crewe. Jay Rod and Barnes didn’t do much at all up front and we looked very fragile at the back.
by BennyD
Mon Jul 15, 2019 7:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England v New Zealand
Replies: 586
Views: 12193

Re: England v New Zealand

Tricky Trevor wrote:Are you sure? I’ve never seen a 7, except via overthrows. To my mind a six is a six.


It wasn’t a 6 until the fielder touched the rope, it was a catch.
by BennyD
Mon Jul 15, 2019 3:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England v New Zealand
Replies: 586
Views: 12193

Re: England v New Zealand

It states at the point of throw OR act; the throw wouldn’t have gone to the boundary so the act, or point at which the ball was deflected to the boundary, was well after they had crossed. Therefore, I believe, the correct number of runs were given. Also, when the NZ fielder stepped onto the rope and...
by BennyD
Sun Jul 14, 2019 8:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England v New Zealand
Replies: 586
Views: 12193

Re: England v New Zealand

No point, you won’t see a better one.
by BennyD
Tue Jul 09, 2019 11:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Where were you actually born
Replies: 199
Views: 5236

Re: Where were you actually born

Bank Hall, 22nd May 1962. However, despite living in Burnley for only 15 years I still support them. I’ve lived in Swindon, Peterborough, York, Lincoln and Nantwich but never felt the urge to support their local team. I’m happy with that. I even married a Blackburn girl just to screw her life up, bu...
by BennyD
Thu Jun 20, 2019 11:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Top fishing from Talksport
Replies: 23
Views: 2497

Re: Top fishing from Talksport

Until there is a world cup for mixed sex teams, mens and womens stats should be kept separate. I'm sure male strikers would be a lot more prolific against female keepers.
by BennyD
Tue Jun 18, 2019 5:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stoke City
Replies: 32
Views: 4653

Re: Stoke City

It’ll prove he’s stealing a wage because, if not for injuries, he’s very unlikely to play in the Prem for us again.
by BennyD
Tue Jun 18, 2019 5:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Another murderer released
Replies: 176
Views: 4360

Re: Another murderer released

I'm very sorry for your loss, losing a child is unimaginable. But if my child was murdered there is no way I would be thinking rationally. I'm pretty sure, among other feelings, I'd have a lust for revenge. By your logic you may as well leave the sentencing to the family of victims. Thank you. Howe...
by BennyD
Tue Jun 18, 2019 12:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Top Gear
Replies: 22
Views: 1522

Re: Top Gear

FactualFrank wrote:I thought it was unsurprisingly awful.


Likewise. However, awful doesn’t really sum up just how much worse than utter cr4p it was. Lots of shouting and screaming and absolutely no chemistry between them at all. For one, I won’t be watching any more of that drivel.
by BennyD
Tue Jun 18, 2019 12:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Another murderer released
Replies: 176
Views: 4360

Re: Another murderer released

It isn’t. It demonstrates how victims of crime, or their families, often aren’t capable of rational thought when it comes to how the perpetrators of such crime should be punished. Personally, I don’t think it is ‘irrational’ for someone to want to execute someone who assaults, rapes or murders thei...
by BennyD
Sun Jun 16, 2019 9:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Another murderer released
Replies: 176
Views: 4360

Re: Another murderer released

Ah, that old chestnut. A couple of months ago some scumbags broke into my mum and dads house and stole priceless jewellery and heirlooms that had been passed down from my late grandparents. Personally I’d be happy if they had been mowed down by a truck as they were running away. At the same time I ...
by BennyD
Sun Jun 16, 2019 6:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Another murderer released
Replies: 176
Views: 4360

Re: Another murderer released

Ah, that old chestnut. A couple of months ago some scumbags broke into my mum and dads house and stole priceless jewellery and heirlooms that had been passed down from my late grandparents. Personally I’d be happy if they had been mowed down by a truck as they were running away. At the same time I ...
by BennyD
Wed Jun 12, 2019 6:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Vegan Fish & Chips, Anyone?
Replies: 33
Views: 1438

Re: Vegan Fish & Chips, Anyone?

A flexitarian is someone that is "flexible" about what they eat, they'll mostly have a vegetarian diet but will eat meat now and then. ~~~ Most veggies I know don't actually want our food to resemble meat (or in this case) but if it gets more people eating less meat that's all good. Flexi...
by BennyD
Wed Jun 12, 2019 6:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: All time classic LP's
Replies: 119
Views: 4117

Re: All time classic LP's

Any record by Dire Straits (apart from Communique).
by BennyD
Wed Jun 12, 2019 6:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Campbell as Labour leader?
Replies: 26
Views: 2245

Re: Campbell as Labour leader?

An absolute yes from me. Campbell, as an MP, would make 'Bollockdropper Boris' seem like Churchill in 1940.
by BennyD
Wed Jun 12, 2019 6:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Scratchcards - What's the most you have won ?
Replies: 38
Views: 1408

Re: Scratchcards - What's the most you have won ?

I never paid that tax, so I've broken even.
by BennyD
Wed Jun 12, 2019 6:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Global cooling
Replies: 36
Views: 2170

Re: Global cooling

Is she a squirter? :D
by BennyD
Wed Jun 12, 2019 6:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Vegan Fish & Chips, Anyone?
Replies: 33
Views: 1438

Re: Vegan Fish & Chips, Anyone?

How do you tell a vegan at a drinks party? You don't have to, they will tell you, again and again and again.
by BennyD
Wed Jun 12, 2019 6:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Another murderer released
Replies: 176
Views: 4360

Re: Another murderer released

Im sure the bleeding hearts will be on here when he kills again, saying how he is misunderstood, how society had failed him and why were shouldn't string the ba5tard up if we are a civilised society. However, I'm sure they would sing a different tune if it was their kids being impaled and murdered.
by BennyD
Wed Jun 12, 2019 6:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sir Philip Green.
Replies: 43
Views: 2851

Re: Sir Philip Green.

He's a complete tosser. Got his knighthood off another, probably even bigger, tosser. IIRC, he asked the banks how much debt his empire could sustain and was told 1.2 billion. He then paid his wife, a Monaco resident a (tax fee) dividend of 1.2 billion. Shortly after he was knighted for services to ...
by BennyD
Wed Jun 12, 2019 6:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Froome breaks his leg
Replies: 25
Views: 1589

Re: Froome breaks his leg

Look on the bright side; another bloody cyclist off the road.
by BennyD
Fri Jun 07, 2019 7:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: camping
Replies: 27
Views: 1588

Re: camping

I'm pretty sure hotels were invented so you don't have to. I'm led to believe some of the better ones actually have a shower and toilet, in your room. Can you believe it?
by BennyD
Tue Jun 04, 2019 12:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Whisky
Replies: 51
Views: 1936

Re: Whisky

Port; now that's a good drink to give to people you hate. Absolutely gopping. Personally, I'd rather lick the sweat off a dead badgers knackersack.
by BennyD
Sun Jun 02, 2019 7:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Time for some Miller
Replies: 11
Views: 1745

Re: Time for some Miller

Who cares? Just another scumbag Yorkshire team like Leeds.
by BennyD
Sun Jun 02, 2019 7:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Haslingden Bypass - mobile speed van on bridge
Replies: 86
Views: 5570

Re: Haslingden Bypass - mobile speed van on bridge

Going too fast is the biggest cause of accidents, injuries and deaths on the road. Stick to the speed limit. It’s easy. Bolloxcs; the biggest cause of accidents, injuries and deaths is sh!t drivers and the incorrect use of speed. Smart motorways, for example, are only as smart as the tw4ts using th...
by BennyD
Mon May 27, 2019 5:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: You can’t really beat a Wembley win
Replies: 16
Views: 2026

Re: ARTICLE: You can’t really beat a Wembley win

I genuinely felt for Sheff Utd that day, and they went on a bad journey thereafter, one which I am sure we would have also gone on, I am not so certain we would have made it back though. It's insane to think we have made so much money and come so far in 10 years, as a kid it was my dream to see us ...
by BennyD
Mon May 27, 2019 5:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Everest Que
Replies: 37
Views: 2826

Re: Everest Que

FactualFrank wrote:Everest has 4G connection.
And people actually use the dead bodies on there to help them stay on the correct route.


IIRC, ‘Green Boots’ is among the better known route markers.
by BennyD
Sun May 05, 2019 3:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tragic Story
Replies: 9
Views: 2215

Re: Tragic Story

Any woman, or man, found making false accusations of rape should be named and shamed. This would make people aware that any consensual contact might lead to an allegation of rape.
by BennyD
Sun May 05, 2019 3:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Football
Replies: 73
Views: 1823

Re: Today's Football

An interesting afternoon. Leeds’ collapse was a highlight.
by BennyD
Sun May 05, 2019 3:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who do you want to win.the playoffs
Replies: 50
Views: 2290

Re: Who do you want to win.the playoffs

Villa. I can’t see Leeds doing it after another penalty collapse. Happy days.
by BennyD
Fri May 03, 2019 9:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley most sensibly run club in the Premier League financially
Replies: 37
Views: 2791

Re: Burnley most sensibly run club in the Premier League financially

Lord Beamish wrote:It’s very commendable, but we shouldn’t make a virtue out of a necessity.


Why not? Having to do something but doing it brilliantly should be praised. However, some of us on here have known this for many years.
by BennyD
Fri May 03, 2019 9:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cancer
Replies: 67
Views: 3150

Re: Cancer

I have a deep and personal hatred of this f*cking horrible disease, and I wish you all the best in beating it. Everybody that does gives strength and optimism to those following until, one day, the vast majority will. Stay strong and keep the faith. All the very best.

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