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by FactualFrank
Tue Jun 18, 2019 9:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Top Gear
Replies: 17
Views: 678

Re: Top Gear

I thought it was unsurprisingly awful.
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 17, 2019 7:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Car Tracking Devices and SIMs
Replies: 20
Views: 711

Re: Car Tracking Devices and SIMs

Not sure if that's helpful or not, but thanks for your insight. Couple of questions though, if car thieves know where to look for trackers why is there a large industry fitting trackers to vehicles? and do they know where every tracker will be installed, i.e. if I choose an obscure place in the eng...
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 17, 2019 6:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Two central defenders to choose from last ten years
Replies: 45
Views: 1463

Re: ARTICLE: Two central defenders to choose from last ten years

claret2018 wrote:Duff will always be a swashbuckling right-back in my eyes


On Championship Manager at Cheltenham, aye! :)
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 17, 2019 2:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: League Cup draw to take place in a supermarket
Replies: 19
Views: 1099

Re: League Cup draw to take place in a supermarket

This will be worth checking out.
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 17, 2019 1:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Two central defenders to choose from last ten years
Replies: 45
Views: 1463

Re: ARTICLE: Two central defenders to choose from last ten years

Admit it... who else tried to select 3 to see if they could get away with it.
by FactualFrank
Sun Jun 16, 2019 7:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: "IN THE HOLE " !!
Replies: 19
Views: 1239

Re: "IN THE HOLE " !!

Claretforshaw wrote:What kind of person shouts this out loud micro seconds after a drive, a fairway shot or a putt ?


Mainly the Yanks.
by FactualFrank
Sat Jun 15, 2019 5:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: I think I've been fleeced
Replies: 15
Views: 1690

Re: I think I've been fleeced

Bosscat wrote:It was a joke .... Wow hadn't realised :roll:


Yep!
by FactualFrank
Sat Jun 15, 2019 5:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: I think I've been fleeced
Replies: 15
Views: 1690

Re: I think I've been fleeced

Rileybobs wrote:Should the punchline not have come at the end?


Yup. Just a poor rewording of an old joke:
I've just been charged {insert number} pounds to have the lining of my coat replaced.
I think I've been fleeced.


Not sure the original was funny, either though :D
by FactualFrank
Fri Jun 14, 2019 6:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Paul Sinha
Replies: 17
Views: 1774

Re: Paul Sinha

As others have said sad news. I only generally watch The Chase if him, Anne or Shaun are on, but saw him on Taskmaster recently and a football quiz show with Sam Quek. I hope he's able to carry on his work.
by FactualFrank
Thu Jun 13, 2019 6:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The next Tory Leader..
Replies: 301
Views: 7334

Re: The next Tory Leader..

If only there were some kind of reference point we could use for the consequences of allowing an incoherent, racist, straw-headed, misogynist buffoon to run a country.
by FactualFrank
Tue Jun 11, 2019 2:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 165
Views: 25043

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Burnley will look to sell striking pair Matej Vydra and Nahki Wells in order to fund a move for Birmingham City star Che Adams. https://www.burnleyexpress.net/sport/football/burnley-plot-striker-bid-bin-zayed-group-give-newcastle-takeover-update-arsenal-eye-triple-swoop-tottenham-favourites-to-sign-...
by FactualFrank
Tue Jun 11, 2019 12:41 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds move for Vydra
Replies: 167
Views: 9981

Re: Leeds move for Vydra

Swizzlestick wrote:It’s a muchacho classic.


Says the coward.
by FactualFrank
Tue Jun 11, 2019 12:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your favourite songs of the 90s-00s?
Replies: 11
Views: 331

Your favourite songs of the 90s-00s?

I have a few, but Tina Cousins... wow.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=omUawkvSjv4
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 10, 2019 11:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Victoria Derbyshire
Replies: 40
Views: 2842

Re: Victoria Derbyshire

I thought her doc on her cancer treatment was interesting.

The fact she allowed it all to be filmed, I say very much fair play. I have a lot of respect for her and she does do her best to put things across.
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 10, 2019 11:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAO Spades
Replies: 20
Views: 484

Re: FAO Spades

spadesclaret wrote:Sorry, I didn't make myself clear - you have gone from my Christmas card list.


:lol: :lol:

Don't tell me... pieces of string with drawing pins? Ahh the days when my mum had her own notebook and would genuinely send 150-200 out a year.
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 10, 2019 11:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Space
Replies: 12
Views: 813

Re: Space

I've just had a discovery channel doc on Space in the background. I thought you were watching the same programme!
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 10, 2019 11:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAO Spades
Replies: 20
Views: 484

Re: FAO Spades

But not you, TT. tybfc went long ago. Now FF has gone. I wonder who else I can upset? Getting back on thread, it is now raining heavily and we've had two claps of thunder. It's beginning to get exciting :D Nice try, but I haven't gone. It's raining quite a lot for the driest place in the country! Y...
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 10, 2019 11:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds move for Vydra
Replies: 167
Views: 9981

Re: Leeds move for Vydra

Which does suggest they can afford him - or that they nearly could !! Leeds are a massive club - I despise them but they are huge. They have a big catchment area for fans and also for young players. Vydra has proven he can score in that league - he hasn’t proven he can score in the Premier League. ...
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 10, 2019 11:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAO Spades
Replies: 20
Views: 484

Re: FAO Spades

Tricky Trevor wrote:With losing the free tv license and the price of stamps her Maj needs to knock more than FF off her card list.


At least sign me off with Factual Frank. FF is extremely lazy.
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 10, 2019 11:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How good are Mondays?
Replies: 37
Views: 1100

Re: How good are Mondays?

Awayfromburnley wrote:One day you won't have Mondays, when you're dead.
So just enjoy them.


Well that's a bit bloody depressing.
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 10, 2019 10:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAO Spades
Replies: 20
Views: 484

Re: FAO Spades

tybfc wrote:FF - That is you off spades Christmas Cards list for this year don't you know.


:lol: :lol:
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 10, 2019 10:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds move for Vydra
Replies: 167
Views: 9981

Re: Leeds move for Vydra

I thought Vydra was on the verge of signing for Leeds last year before we came in at the last minute. The Leeds local press reported that he has turned down a £40k per week deal at the last minute - which i’m guessing was directly as a result of us making an approach. The transfer fee for him if Le...
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 10, 2019 10:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds move for Vydra
Replies: 167
Views: 9981

Re: Leeds move for Vydra

Just pointing out that you keep telling everyone that you were practically the only person who wanted us to sign Wood and Taylor, which is obviously not the case. No need to be so touchy like you’ve been with a number of people who have a different opinion to you on this thread. Good to know I’m on...
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 10, 2019 10:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds move for Vydra
Replies: 167
Views: 9981

Re: Leeds move for Vydra

Does FFP actually exist? Teams just seem to get away with it, go to court and be fine.
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 10, 2019 10:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds move for Vydra
Replies: 167
Views: 9981

Re: Leeds move for Vydra

Rileybobs, then ignore me! Jesus, it's not f-in difficult, is it? Don't reply to my posts. Christ. I miss 90% of your posts as you're on my list. I replied as I got the notification that you've quoted me. You clearly read my posts and it's understandable, I know. I would read my posts too if I were ...
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 10, 2019 10:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds move for Vydra
Replies: 167
Views: 9981

Re: Leeds move for Vydra

Rileybobs wrote:Maybe. But if I was I wouldn’t tell you because you’d probably laugh and be mean to me.


Not at all buddy. I'm more than happy to disagree with you. I'll laugh at you now and I'll laugh at you in person.

I'll let you know when you come out with a valid point.
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 10, 2019 10:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds move for Vydra
Replies: 167
Views: 9981

Re: Leeds move for Vydra

Not sure why you feel the need to keep reminding people that you wanted us to sign Wood and Taylor. And I’m also not sure that you were in the minority that wanted us to sign them. They were both very highly rated at Leeds. You also have this weird habit of making out that you’re the only one who h...
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 10, 2019 9:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Euro Qualifiers
Replies: 1
Views: 254

Re: Euro Qualifiers

Poker is an easier second income.
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 10, 2019 9:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is women’s football winning you over?
Replies: 185
Views: 4747

Re: Is women’s football winning you over?

Bin Ont Turf wrote:6.1 million people watched the England v Scotland game yesterday.
Obviously 6 million of them were forced to watch it. :)


:lol: :lol:
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 10, 2019 8:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Diane Abbott
Replies: 149
Views: 7780

Re: Diane Abbott

Diane Abbott has admitted to trying to snort coke, however, she admitted that the ice cubes always got stuck in her nostrils.
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 10, 2019 8:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2019 - 2020 Fixtures
Replies: 52
Views: 4124

Re: 2019 - 2020 Fixtures

TomtheClaret wrote:August 8th. Window closes. Dont panic.
YET


Does it close, or slam shut?
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 10, 2019 8:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Killing Eve
Replies: 17
Views: 1244

Re: Killing Eve

GodIsADeeJay81 wrote:Fixed that for you.


It could be worse pal - I could be a vegan.
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 10, 2019 7:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Will Maguire push up Tarkowski's value?
Replies: 50
Views: 2515

Re: Will Maguire push up Tarkowski's value?

Either way, Frank, if we have £40million to spend, that money would likely only buy a player nearly as good as Tarkowski, not an improvement on him. Something tells me our window is nearer £20 million than £40 million, but Gibson could very well be as good as Tarkowski. This is groundhog day as rew...
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 10, 2019 7:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The next Labour leader
Replies: 56
Views: 1840

Re: The next Labour leader

RMutt wrote:The Overton Window has been pushed so far to the right some of you lot would view Godfrey off Dad’s Army as a radical extremist.


Who do you think you are kidding?
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 10, 2019 7:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Will Maguire push up Tarkowski's value?
Replies: 50
Views: 2515

Re: Will Maguire push up Tarkowski's value?

Two small left footed centre halves? not sure that would work tbh, I'm pretty sure Dyche used Long ahead of Gibson for that reason last season although I can't remember the exact game. Well, he's 6ft 1. If you think that's small we'll agree to disagree. It appears I rate people a lot of other peopl...
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 10, 2019 7:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Will Maguire push up Tarkowski's value?
Replies: 50
Views: 2515

Re: Will Maguire push up Tarkowski's value?

boatshed bill wrote:i don't know how much we could get for Tarkowski, but whatever we could get would hardly buy his replacement.


We already have our replacement, in Gibson. We don't need a replacement for Tarks, we need a replacement for Gibson.
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 10, 2019 7:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Killing Eve
Replies: 17
Views: 1244

Re: Killing Eve

I'll add this to the list including Harry Potter and Game of Thrones that I've never seen but every other bugger has.
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 10, 2019 7:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is women’s football winning you over?
Replies: 185
Views: 4747

Re: Is women’s football winning you over?

Well.. I'm going to hold my hands up. I had the game on in the background and thought it was actually semi-enjoyable. And the pundits I've not seen before - no idea who they are - but seemed to talk sense.
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 10, 2019 7:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Will Maguire push up Tarkowski's value?
Replies: 50
Views: 2515

Re: Will Maguire push up Tarkowski's value?

randomclaret2 wrote:Im asking for trouble here but anyway....Mee and Gison are both left footed.


Sell him then :lol:

Personally, I think it's a myth. If you're a good defender you can use both feet.
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 10, 2019 6:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Will Maguire push up Tarkowski's value?
Replies: 50
Views: 2515

Re: Will Maguire push up Tarkowski's value?

Gibson is ready and waiting if/when he does leave. Someone I rate and will fit in with ease, just as Keane did and just as T did.
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 10, 2019 6:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds move for Vydra
Replies: 167
Views: 9981

Re: Leeds move for Vydra

I doubt even 1 of the "top half championship teams" could beat us on wages, never mind all of them. I think you have a case for most premier league teams, but again, I'd not say all can beat us for a package. I agree. And one thing to keep in mind - we don't have a bad record of buying fo...
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 10, 2019 6:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Time to choose a right-back from the last ten years
Replies: 25
Views: 1047

Re: ARTICLE: Time to choose a right-back from the last ten years

jrgbfc wrote:Think we can all make an educated guess who will be chosen as left back as well!


They've taken me out of the options.
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 10, 2019 6:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Will Maguire push up Tarkowski's value?
Replies: 50
Views: 2515

Re: Will Maguire push up Tarkowski's value?

I think he's completely overrated. Like myself and a poster agreed on the other day, he's brilliant when attacking set-pieces, but dodgy af when defending. Not convinced at all. It's almost like his performance for England last summer is the only reason for that fee. Watch Gomez at Liverpool when he...
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 10, 2019 4:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds move for Vydra
Replies: 167
Views: 9981

Re: Leeds move for Vydra

DustyBawls wrote:Is a poacher the same thing as a goal grabber? If so then he's a poacher. can go missing in games but then end up getting the vital goal.


Yup.
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 10, 2019 4:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds move for Vydra
Replies: 167
Views: 9981

Re: Leeds move for Vydra

boyyanno wrote:He isn't a poacher though...


Why don't you just post, "I've never watched him".

Of course he's a poacher. Look at some of the goals he grabbed at Derby. I've seen eggs that are less poached.
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 10, 2019 4:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds move for Vydra
Replies: 167
Views: 9981

Re: Leeds move for Vydra

box_of_frogs wrote:There’s a reason there are no posters on here are professional football managers!


Sean Dyche signed Vydra. So without realising it, people are knocking him but then knocking fans for suggesting we keep him.
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 10, 2019 3:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAO Spades
Replies: 20
Views: 484

Re: FAO Spades

spadesclaret wrote:You do know that East Anglia is the driest part of the country, don't you? Heavy rain here is no more than a summer shower elsewhere.


According to the Met Office, London is the driest part of the country.

A very very late Happy Birthday by the way.
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 10, 2019 3:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds move for Vydra
Replies: 167
Views: 9981

Re: Leeds move for Vydra

FactualFrank you do clearly rate Vydra very highly. I think hes a decent player BUT in my experience he's at his best when he has a role that allows him a bit more freedom, which I don't think he will get here. The question then becomes for me, would changing our style to accommodate him be a good ...
by FactualFrank
Mon Jun 10, 2019 3:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Leeds move for Vydra
Replies: 167
Views: 9981

Re: Leeds move for Vydra

tiger76 wrote:I guess we're looking at Rodriguez because he's available for a cut-price fee


Didn't we make a bid when the asking price was nearer £20 million?

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