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by fatboy47
Thu Jul 09, 2020 12:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 5 black managers out of 91
Replies: 62
Views: 1440

Re: 5 black managers out of 91

pushpinpussy wrote:
Wed Jul 08, 2020 6:25 pm
I think the next manager of Burnley should be black, female and disabled. Keep everyone happy.

Are you deliberately excluding lesbians?

Outrageous!.
by fatboy47
Thu Jul 09, 2020 7:30 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stocks and shares during covid
Replies: 15
Views: 880

Re: Stocks and shares during covid

It's all about opinions. Equity prices are driven more by the herd instinct than hard evidence. There may be money to be made by exploiting short term fluctuations atm but I suspect the market is over-valued for longer term punters. IMO, right now is a time for buying dips and selling quickly for sm...
by fatboy47
Wed Jul 08, 2020 7:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England vs West Indies 1st Test (Southampton)
Replies: 56
Views: 1164

Re: England vs West Indies 1st Test (Southampton)

Won't be taking an interest in this. However good a cricketer Stokes may be, I don't believe a yob like him should be captaining our national team. This is cricket..a unique and culturally superior game where high standards of behaviour have always applied. It's not some grubby sordid circus for hoo...
by fatboy47
Mon Jul 06, 2020 7:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brownhill...
Replies: 77
Views: 5892

Re: Brownhill...

He's a very good player.
Real dynamo, puts himself about and gets a leg in.
Cracking addition to the squad.
by fatboy47
Mon Jul 06, 2020 7:46 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Great British Public never let you down
Replies: 29
Views: 2430

Re: The Great British Public never let you down

The course has clearly now been set for "" herd immunity"". This government may be corrupt, dishonest and obnoxious, but stupid they ain't. If the magi on this message board could see it coming then I'm sure a national government could too. They must be laughing up their sleeves watching the plebs t...
by fatboy47
Sun Jul 05, 2020 11:02 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ben Mee Interview, Sunday Times
Replies: 31
Views: 2632

Re: Ben Mee Interview, Sunday Times

Shoot the photographer.

Looks like Plug off the Bash Street Kids there. 😮
by fatboy47
Sun Jul 05, 2020 5:52 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Alternative Pub Names For These Times
Replies: 57
Views: 1156

Re: Alternative Pub Names For These Times

The Bullsh1t and Bluster.
by fatboy47
Sat Jul 04, 2020 2:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Priti Patel
Replies: 89
Views: 3321

Re: Priti Patel

The cloth cap forelock-tugging apologists will be along shortly to tell us corbyn would have been worse.

Been up to all sorts of no good in that allotment shed of his or some such.
by fatboy47
Fri Jul 03, 2020 7:43 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Garth's team of the week
Replies: 7
Views: 981

Re: Garth's team of the week

No McNeil?

My arse.
by fatboy47
Thu Jul 02, 2020 11:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Investor
Replies: 310
Views: 15492

Re: Investor

I've not the time to read a 5 pager, but looking at the last few posts I'd suggest that it's lunacy to consider buying a chunk of anything when it's at the very peak of its value and has only one realistic direction of future travel. Its a cyclical business.....at some point in the next 20 years you...
by fatboy47
Thu Jul 02, 2020 11:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ghislaine Maxwell
Replies: 65
Views: 3567

Re: Ghislaine Maxwell

It's not exactly an oil painting is it? ..barely any more attractive than its fat-jowled pig of a father.

If I was inclined to pay for my oats I'd be wanting something a bit more comely than that rancid old tart sitting on my face.
by fatboy47
Thu Jul 02, 2020 11:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Landlord Advice - am I being swindled
Replies: 53
Views: 2007

Re: Landlord Advice - am I being swindled

What do we expect of these modern landlords? They probably do it to every outgoing tennant. C'est la vie. I've invested a lot of my own money into the properties, they're kept in tip top condition and maintained promptly when issues arise. Keeping desirable properties in good areas means there's al...
by fatboy47
Thu Jul 02, 2020 11:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Worsely Cup Final 1976 - Chris Flood
Replies: 39
Views: 1284

Re: Worsely Cup Final 1976 - Chris Flood

That Border innings was in the Worsley Cup and I was there too. He got that big score not out that day and East Lancs lost. On the previous day at Burnley, he scored a not out ton in a league game and was on the losing side again. In that cup tie, Brian Ratcliffe cost East Lancs, he got a 50 and pl...
by fatboy47
Thu Jul 02, 2020 10:21 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Quiz: The largest countries in the world
Replies: 22
Views: 742

Re: Quiz: The largest countries in the world

17, but a couple of lucky guesses in there.
by fatboy47
Wed Jul 01, 2020 7:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Saving Burnley Town Centre
Replies: 66
Views: 5745

Re: Burnley Town Centre R.I.P.

Nothing new that really,i used to work at a bakery in Rossendale were the first job of the day was arming my self with an hand brush and sweeping the mice droppings off the trays of pies... Not Howard and Halstead I hope Steve? 😮 My early morning task there was picking up the dead rats that had bee...
by fatboy47
Tue Jun 30, 2020 9:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Landlord Advice - am I being swindled
Replies: 53
Views: 2007

Re: Landlord Advice - am I being swindled

I let out a number of properties in Somerset via my agent. To be frank, I simply haven't the time or inclination to be fannying around with chasing punters who haven't left the places as they found them. The agent has been Instructed to commission a full deep clean Inc carpets and chimney, after eve...
by fatboy47
Tue Jun 30, 2020 4:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Olive Grace Mee
Replies: 58
Views: 4359

Re: Olive Grace Mee

Ben's passionate response to the racist bile at the Etihad where he really stepped up to the plate and spoke for 99% of all Burnley fans, followed by 2 terrific displays in the last 2 games....whilst dealing with the emotional whirlpool of caring for a very sick wee girl...well it frankly oozes real...
by fatboy47
Mon Jun 29, 2020 10:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Crystal Palace v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 52
Views: 2467

Re: Crystal Palace v Burnley - Player Ratings

Pope. 7 Bards..7 Tark..9 Mee..9 Taylor..9 Brownhill.. 9 Cork.. 7 Westwood..8 McNeil..10 Peters.. 8 Vydra.7 McNeil showed the country tonight that he's the real deal... potentially one of the best players we will have produced in decades... He's very very special. The character shown tonight was awes...
by fatboy47
Mon Jun 29, 2020 10:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Amazon Prime - Burnley match
Replies: 60
Views: 4692

Re: Amazon Prime - Burnley match

Way way better coverage than either Sky or BBC... Actually interested in the clubs they're covering.
by fatboy47
Mon Jun 29, 2020 8:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Palace versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 502
Views: 11186

Re: Woy's Pal Arse versus MIGHTY CLARETS

Liking what I'm seeing from Brownhill.
by fatboy47
Sat Jun 27, 2020 3:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hendrick Offered Contract By Newcastle
Replies: 137
Views: 8461

Re: Hendrick Offered Contract By Newcastle

He came to Burnley for top flight football. He is moving on for money. I suspect we won't hear much about young Jeff from hereon in. He's not the type that managers fancy. Good solid championship centre-mid. No more than that. If he felt he should be earning more than the likes of Tarks/Mee/Pope/McN...
by fatboy47
Sat Jun 27, 2020 8:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 13127
Views: 261378

Re: Covid-19

Scotland has a fraction of England's population and an area almost as large to herd the proles into.

Its percentage of emptyheads, goons and general dicks is exactly the same as ours.
by fatboy47
Fri Jun 26, 2020 1:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Best Ever save by a Burnley Keeper
Replies: 74
Views: 2224

Re: Best Ever save by a Burnley Keeper

Adam Blacklaw v Sheff Wed Adam Blacklaw v Reims Tony Waiters v Oxford Alan Stevenson v Liverpool Nik Michipoulos v Scunthorpe Tom Heaton v Southampton As good as Tom’s save was at Man U, the save to deny Charlie Austin in the previous away game was something else. If Stevenson's was the one at Anfi...
by fatboy47
Thu Jun 25, 2020 8:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brownhill
Replies: 83
Views: 6748

Re: Brownhill

An upgrade on Hendrik imo. That was a very solid effort for only his second PL game.
by fatboy47
Thu Jun 25, 2020 6:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Wotfor?
Replies: 283
Views: 6540

Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Wotfor?

Playing very well. I'm impressed.
by fatboy47
Thu Jun 25, 2020 11:59 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Has anyone any experience of one of these
Replies: 5
Views: 455

Re: Has anyone any experience of one of these

I've plenty of (past) experience of the left side pic. 😉
by fatboy47
Wed Jun 24, 2020 1:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pictures of Pets
Replies: 23
Views: 1000

Re: Pictures of Pets

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Don't mess with Coker.

Have yer 'and off! :lol:
by fatboy47
Mon Jun 22, 2020 5:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mrs Pieters
Replies: 52
Views: 3582

Re: Mrs Pieters

That's not the kind of top-drawer minge I'd be looking for if I was playing Prem football. Scrawny, the rack is a bit droopy, nothing around the hind quarters to really get a grip of, and looks as miserable as a robber's dog. Don't put your arse up for the punters.. Whether it's in the Sun or one of...
by fatboy47
Mon Jun 22, 2020 7:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Will the Chinese never learn from this mess
Replies: 39
Views: 2237

Re: Will the Chinese never learn from this mess

If you lived in Rawtenstall in the 70s and went near the chinky then you've probably eaten Fido.

And Tiddles too I daresay.
by fatboy47
Sun Jun 21, 2020 9:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Donald Trump
Replies: 1601
Views: 44472

Re: Donald Trump

I love Uwe.

He's so funny.

😂😂😂
by fatboy47
Fri Jun 19, 2020 8:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Injuries hit Clarets for opener
Replies: 421
Views: 14965

Re: Mr Garlick versus Mighty Sean

If Dyche were to leave then rest assured they'll be dancing on the tables long into the night at Ewood. And its hard to imagine a demoralised depleted Burnley finishing above 18th next year. His availability when we were recruiting last time was probably a once in a lifetime fluke, and it's hard to ...
by fatboy47
Fri Jun 19, 2020 8:41 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A sad day for Yorkshire Cricket
Replies: 13
Views: 1823

Re: A sad day for Yorkshire Cricket

Signed up as Head Pie Taster at Hollands.....or for a remake of The Meaning of Life.
by fatboy47
Fri Jun 19, 2020 8:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Swing Low....
Replies: 87
Views: 2527

Re: Swing Low....

fanzone wrote:
Fri Jun 19, 2020 7:43 am
Somewhere down the line the monarchy will have had slaves. Shall we get rid of the queen aswell.




Works for me.
by fatboy47
Thu Jun 18, 2020 4:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley plan to take the knee
Replies: 336
Views: 6153

Re: Burnley plan to take the knee

Times change I guess, but I often wonder if a few contributors to this thread were around in the 70s and 80s, standing near the front of the Longside flinging banana skins at Garth Crooks and others.
by fatboy47
Thu Jun 18, 2020 12:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley plan to take the knee
Replies: 336
Views: 6153

Re: Burnley plan to take the knee

Silly to get involved in American domestic politics like this. Football had previously had a good record of keeping politics out of its arena. I hope at least one player has the courage to not participate but it would be a brave soul to do that and I doubt anyone has the stomach for it. I'm disappo...
by fatboy47
Thu Jun 18, 2020 10:44 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley plan to take the knee
Replies: 336
Views: 6153

Re: Burnley plan to take the knee

Shows that we aren't the ignorant red-necked trogs grunting in the backwoods that some would choose to portray us as.
by fatboy47
Wed Jun 17, 2020 7:07 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Free school meals over summer.
Replies: 107
Views: 1651

Re: Free school meals over summer.

Why is it that so many people feel that everyone who is experiencing a rough time is entitled to a government handout? It is pathetic that so many Britain's have become that lazy that they no longer want to work, but want to collect welfare and government freebies. And please, I'm not talking about...
by fatboy47
Tue Jun 16, 2020 2:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Free school meals over summer.
Replies: 107
Views: 1651

Re: Free school meals over summer.

The political philosophy that people have bought into, pretty much since 1979 has overseen a seizmic shift in the balance of power and wealth. Many would rightly claim that this has lead to very successful wealth creation in the UK. Have no doubt-the UK is an incredibly wealthy nation in terms of th...
by fatboy47
Tue Jun 16, 2020 7:55 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Transfer rumours: Tarkowski
Replies: 77
Views: 5345

Re: Transfer rumours: Tarkowski

Think they'd be better battling BFC first as he's contracted here.
by fatboy47
Mon Jun 15, 2020 9:09 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who will benefit from this strange season?
Replies: 19
Views: 1207

Re: Who will benefit from this strange season?

Healeywoodclaret wrote:
Mon Jun 15, 2020 8:14 am
Have I heard correctly Sky are televising all games? Not sure I'd be interested in that with no crowds. Does anybody know what will happen next season with regards to spectators?
No, but there's a few will pretend they do.
by fatboy47
Fri Jun 12, 2020 3:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chess puzzle
Replies: 120
Views: 1475

Re: Chess puzzle

C1 to E3

Queen takes pawn..checkmate.?
by fatboy47
Fri Jun 12, 2020 10:10 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chess puzzle
Replies: 120
Views: 1475

Re: Chess puzzle

or king to F1
rook to H5 ?

sorry...no.thats 3 if black knight checks
by fatboy47
Wed Jun 10, 2020 9:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Food standards petition
Replies: 46
Views: 982

Re: Food standards petition

Multi millionaire Michael Eavis? I know Michael better than most. He's a man with little or no interest in accumulating wealth. His publicised "net worth" represents a tiny fraction of what it could be were he so minded. I've seen the efforts hes made to ensure that the proceeds of "Glastonbury"" a...
by fatboy47
Wed Jun 10, 2020 9:06 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Food standards petition
Replies: 46
Views: 982

Re: Food standards petition

I'd love to help the farmers out. They're all such tolerant, broad-minded, inclusive, warm-hearted and engaging people. And they're all really poor and hard done to as well. When other sections of the community fall on hard times the farmers are the first there to lend support and a listening ear. M...
by fatboy47
Mon Jun 08, 2020 10:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Whiskey Drinkers
Replies: 68
Views: 1688

Re: Whiskey Drinkers

Workng behind a bar in Scotland gave me a real insight into the bullcrap talked by (usually English) punters about this malt and that malt...working their way along the top shelf talking through their backsides. Mugs. The locals drank grouse..in the knowledge that after a couple you couldnt tell the...
by fatboy47
Mon Jun 08, 2020 7:44 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Australia is dull
Replies: 43
Views: 2293

Re: Australia is dull

Australian tv and film is, with a handful of exceptions, pretty woeful pish. The tv in particalar looks like its all been sponsored by the tourist board, trying to present this idealsed laid back world of beaches, barbies and tinnies ...and all populated by kylies and jasons. The seamy side is usual...
by fatboy47
Sat Jun 06, 2020 11:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: mcdonalds in shipley today
Replies: 43
Views: 2200

Re: mcdonalds in shipley today

if i was given a free meal from mcdonalds i'd flush it straight down the toilet and cut out the middleman simply awful muck...grotty desperate food for desperate grotty people...pallid lardy kids with unwashed fat bellied parents in leggings and jogging bottoms....all served by staff youd barely tru...
by fatboy47
Sat Jun 06, 2020 5:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Keir Starmer the future
Replies: 400
Views: 12106

Re: Keir Starmer the future

RingoMcCartney wrote:
Sat Jun 06, 2020 4:20 pm
No , but hypocrit Starmer said he would have sacked him from his job.

What's stopping him sacking Duffield and Gardiner from their jobs as MPs ?

That post suggests youre actually even dimmer than I'd thought Ringo.
by fatboy47
Sat Jun 06, 2020 6:22 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 13127
Views: 261378

Re: Covid-19

TBH so do I and the naive idiots who put him in power in the former working class labour party because if traditional labour members and I admit I am a former one from years ago so am as guilty had the balls to seize back the party from the sixth form sociology students with degrees in badger sexin...
by fatboy47
Fri Jun 05, 2020 12:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 13127
Views: 261378

Re: Covid-19

Not saying you're totally wrong, but who would you suggest? It's been clear since mid march that the appropriate response to this crisis needs to be lead by a cross party coalition. Party allegiances aside...I do believe almost all our intelligent citizens realise that Johnson is little more than a...