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by Devils_Advocate
Wed Apr 08, 2020 9:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Swan killed on canal in Burnley
Replies: 84
Views: 2229

Re: Swan killed on canal in Burnley

Squarepusher wrote:
Wed Apr 08, 2020 9:38 pm
Swans are heavily mistreated in this country. I've heard of farmers in Norfolk feeding them beefburgers.
Could be worse, they could be forced to smoke like the poor pigs!!
by Devils_Advocate
Wed Apr 08, 2020 8:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Swan killed on canal in Burnley
Replies: 84
Views: 2229

Re: Swan killed on canal in Burnley

Rileybobs wrote:
Wed Apr 08, 2020 8:32 pm
What, theriocide?
Yes but it was unintentional. I kicked a hedgehog whilst out exercising but it flew into a stream and drowned. I was very shaken up by the whole incident
by Devils_Advocate
Wed Apr 08, 2020 8:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Swan killed on canal in Burnley
Replies: 84
Views: 2229

Re: Swan killed on canal in Burnley

boatshed bill wrote:
Wed Apr 08, 2020 8:22 pm
OK. I may have to look that up :)
Thats what I did (peak lockdown behaviour) :)
by Devils_Advocate
Wed Apr 08, 2020 8:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Swan killed on canal in Burnley
Replies: 84
Views: 2229

Re: Swan killed on canal in Burnley

boatshed bill wrote:
Wed Apr 08, 2020 8:15 pm
So what is it termed as, unlawful killing, I guess?
Theriocide
by Devils_Advocate
Wed Apr 08, 2020 7:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris Johnson moved to intensive care
Replies: 161
Views: 7936

Re: Boris Johnson moved to intensive care

There's fruit loops on all sides expressing all sorts of disgraceful views. What we shouldn't do is use the fruit loops to to make out a majority normal group thinks and acts the way of the extremes I could link you a Twitter thread with right wing bigots posting fake pics about Muslims and coming o...
by Devils_Advocate
Wed Apr 08, 2020 7:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris Johnson moved to intensive care
Replies: 161
Views: 7936

Re: Boris Johnson moved to intensive care

thatdberight wrote:
Wed Apr 08, 2020 7:13 pm
Withdrawn and point taken. It was an overly-truncated and therefore not at all sensible version of a longer post that got tangled. I should have just deleted it.
Thanks and in response I have withdrawn my comment too as no need for it now
by Devils_Advocate
Wed Apr 08, 2020 7:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris Johnson moved to intensive care
Replies: 161
Views: 7936

Re: Boris Johnson moved to intensive care

Its a long road back and Johnson needs to be careful around his workload and stress levels. ICU patients can often seemingly make a quick recovery but 6-12 months down the line suffer a serious dip. Coming back to lead a country through a crisis of this magnitude could really lead to something even ...
by Devils_Advocate
Wed Apr 08, 2020 6:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris Johnson moved to intensive care
Replies: 161
Views: 7936

Re: Boris Johnson moved to intensive care

thatdberight wrote:
Wed Apr 08, 2020 6:36 pm
withdrawn.
withdrawn
by Devils_Advocate
Wed Apr 08, 2020 6:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 6313
Views: 117079

Re: Covid-19

On the downside since the outbreak of Covid-19 the death rate for swans in the UK has gone through the roof!! :cry: :cry: :cry:
by Devils_Advocate
Wed Apr 08, 2020 10:55 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bradford City Fire on BT sport
Replies: 24
Views: 879

Re: Bradford City Fire on BT sport

I was too young to remember this happening at the time, but I once had to have a safety induction, and part of it showed footage from the fire. I couldnt bring myself to watch anything about it again. Truly horrific It was used as a Safety induction video at an office I worked in Leeds showing the ...
by Devils_Advocate
Wed Apr 08, 2020 10:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Swan killed on canal in Burnley
Replies: 84
Views: 2229

Re: Swan killed on canal in Burnley

Sounds like the Poles have run out of ducks
by Devils_Advocate
Wed Apr 08, 2020 9:23 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Smoking
Replies: 4
Views: 551

Re: Smoking

A Covid-19 remake of Scarface is apparently being released

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by Devils_Advocate
Wed Apr 08, 2020 8:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Genuine Q re Furloughing
Replies: 24
Views: 620

Re: Genuine Q re Furloughing

As above I'm being put on Furlough from the end of this week and in the company FAQ's its clear that I cannot do any work for the business as it invalidates their claim to the govt. Im lucky that my business is paying me my full wage then claiming 80% back but Im not looking fwd to being stuck with ...
by Devils_Advocate
Tue Apr 07, 2020 2:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Premier League Quiz
Replies: 27
Views: 316

Re: Premier League Quiz

Two more guesses then I'll leave it for someone else to get.

Fjortoft - Swindon
Ravanelli - Boro
by Devils_Advocate
Tue Apr 07, 2020 2:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Premier League Quiz
Replies: 27
Views: 316

Re: Premier League Quiz

Klinsmann
by Devils_Advocate
Tue Apr 07, 2020 2:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Football financial losses due to virus
Replies: 7
Views: 400

Re: Football financial losses due to virus

Spijed wrote:
Tue Apr 07, 2020 2:03 pm
How can we lose more in matchday revenue than a club like Wolves?
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by Devils_Advocate
Tue Apr 07, 2020 11:40 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who am I? (Teaser for you lot to ponder on)
Replies: 62
Views: 1481

Re: Who am I? (Teaser for you lot to ponder on)

Conroy92 wrote:
Tue Apr 07, 2020 11:20 am
Nicky Butt? United and Newcastle links?
Scottish???
by Devils_Advocate
Tue Apr 07, 2020 11:39 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BBC - "The Ultimate Burnley Quiz"
Replies: 33
Views: 1143

Re: BBC - "The Ultimate Burnley Quiz"

Paul Waine wrote:
Tue Apr 07, 2020 11:26 am
Thing is DA, not all of us were there the day the club was founded. Yes, I answered the eighth question incorrectly. :(

Got 10/10 at my second attempt.

UTC
Good work, I got 9 at my second go but that bumble bee question really stumped me. I got upset and refused to have a 3rd go
by Devils_Advocate
Tue Apr 07, 2020 10:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Boris Johnson moved to intensive care
Replies: 161
Views: 7936

Re: Boris Johnson moved to intensive care

Hapag Lloyd wrote:
Tue Apr 07, 2020 10:31 am
You couldn’t sound more insincere if you tried.
Not the thread for bickering. Please refrain and let people share their own opinions
by Devils_Advocate
Tue Apr 07, 2020 10:30 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BBC - "The Ultimate Burnley Quiz"
Replies: 33
Views: 1143

Re: BBC - "The Ultimate Burnley Quiz"

7/10 definitely some questions in there to catch you out
by Devils_Advocate
Tue Apr 07, 2020 10:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who am I? (Teaser for you lot to ponder on)
Replies: 62
Views: 1481

Re: Who am I? (Teaser for you lot to ponder on)

wilks_bfc wrote:
Tue Apr 07, 2020 10:22 am
Is Barton the answer to the original question?
I’ve not seen the answer confirmed yet.


And no the answer to my question isn’t Barton
Must be a trick question then. Im gonna guess Pierluigi Collina
by Devils_Advocate
Tue Apr 07, 2020 10:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who am I? (Teaser for you lot to ponder on)
Replies: 62
Views: 1481

Re: Who am I? (Teaser for you lot to ponder on)

wilks_bfc wrote:
Tue Apr 07, 2020 8:35 am
Is this going to be one of those questions like;

Who has scored for Newcastle United at Wembley and later in career replaced Peter Schmeichel for Manchester United in a European game?
Was it Barton???
by Devils_Advocate
Mon Apr 06, 2020 11:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A tiger in the Bronx has coronavirus !!
Replies: 14
Views: 583

Re: A tiger in the Bronx has coronavirus !!

Update on the tiger,and it's good news. A few hours ago we reported that Nadia, a four-year-old tiger at the Bronx Zoo, had tested positive for coronavirus. The zoo has given an update and it seems that Nadia and six other big cats showing symptoms are on the mend. "A little TLC by the keepers taki...
by Devils_Advocate
Mon Apr 06, 2020 6:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Labour Leadership Election
Replies: 134
Views: 2988

Re: Labour Leadership Election

So when Johnson apologised last Nov for Islamophobia in the Tory party and "for all the hurt and offence that has been caused" it was because the Tory party is Islamophobic in the same way Shah is anti-Semitic.
by Devils_Advocate
Mon Apr 06, 2020 4:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Have I just been scammed (Paypal)
Replies: 5
Views: 558

Re: Have I just been scammed (Paypal)

Are you sure its not an error 401 rather than £401. Think 401 is a known paypal error so id google that first and see if thats the issue
by Devils_Advocate
Mon Apr 06, 2020 2:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Great football comebacks
Replies: 9
Views: 265

Re: Great football comebacks

Huddersfield were 4-0 down here too, thanks in part to Liam Robinson and even Nigel Smith. Still spoken about to this day, this game. As it was the two points dropped would have kept us up that season. OH WELL: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8yEgYIAquMY I remember going to Bury boxing day and bein...
by Devils_Advocate
Mon Apr 06, 2020 2:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A tiger in the Bronx has coronavirus !!
Replies: 14
Views: 583

Re: A tiger in the Bronx has coronavirus !!

Bad news for Mike Tyson :cry:
by Devils_Advocate
Mon Apr 06, 2020 2:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The exclusive player response to Hancock - Football365
Replies: 24
Views: 973

Re: The exclusive player response to Hancock - Football365

Chester Perry wrote:
Mon Apr 06, 2020 1:52 pm
Is that me building a reputation for humour bypass :geek:
To be fair on this site you could just about believe that any viewpoints are serious ones so telling a joke apart from a stupid idiotic serious comment can be pretty difficult :)
by Devils_Advocate
Mon Apr 06, 2020 2:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Labour Leadership Election
Replies: 134
Views: 2988

Re: Labour Leadership Election

My original post to you though was around the "logical/constructive thinking" and pushing this line, like others do on here when people don't agree with them, voters always become stupid to some when a vote doesn't go the way they voted and I do object to that. It's the constant line of, certain th...
by Devils_Advocate
Mon Apr 06, 2020 1:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The exclusive player response to Hancock - Football365
Replies: 24
Views: 973

Re: The exclusive player response to Hancock - Football365

that was the secret footballer - this is different anyone who has seen what John Nicholson writes for any length of time would know that he is not short of telling anyone what he thinks and so I stick with his insight on the player in question - I may not always agree with Nicholson but he his alwa...
by Devils_Advocate
Mon Apr 06, 2020 12:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Great football comebacks
Replies: 9
Views: 265

Re: Great football comebacks

The day we should have gone Christmas shopping!!!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WYoYXNqIGqw
by Devils_Advocate
Mon Apr 06, 2020 12:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The exclusive player response to Hancock - Football365
Replies: 24
Views: 973

Re: The exclusive player response to Hancock - Football365

I thought we'd worked out it was Dave Kitson a long time ago
by Devils_Advocate
Mon Apr 06, 2020 12:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Great football comebacks
Replies: 9
Views: 265

Re: Great football comebacks

A great comeback with one of our ex-players heavily involved

https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/av/football/30676867
by Devils_Advocate
Mon Apr 06, 2020 9:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The clubs response to the current situation
Replies: 44
Views: 1759

Re: The clubs response to the current situation

tim_noone wrote:
Mon Apr 06, 2020 9:29 am
when the ball starts rolling we the fans of all ages roll with it... as Bob Dylan sang.
I think you will find it was Oasis and not Bob Dylan who sang Roll With It
by Devils_Advocate
Mon Apr 06, 2020 9:08 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Labour Leadership Election
Replies: 134
Views: 2988

Re: Labour Leadership Election

Kier Starmer was the son of a nurse and tool maker with four brothers/sisters. He passed his 11+ to get into a free voluntary aided grammar school (taking an 11+ to try and get into a grammar school was pretty standard across the middle and working classes in those days but probably not so common fo...
by Devils_Advocate
Sun Apr 05, 2020 10:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The virtual grand national with a difference.
Replies: 41
Views: 1362

Re: The virtual grand national with a difference.

texasbrit wrote:
Sun Apr 05, 2020 10:23 pm
Did any of the horses virtually die? if not then it’s nothing like the real thing
Sort of. If the virtual horse fell really badly and got a serious virtual injury then they shot the real horse.

Dont quote me on this but I think 4 actual horses got shot
by Devils_Advocate
Sun Apr 05, 2020 10:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Labour Leadership Election
Replies: 134
Views: 2988

Re: Labour Leadership Election

We found a replacement for Dianne Abbot ages ago in the Tory cabinet

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BYi217FEnYg
by Devils_Advocate
Sun Apr 05, 2020 5:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Donald Trump
Replies: 272
Views: 6675

Re: Donald Trump

Why Why its not useful to factor in population sizes is covered in section 2 of the video linked below. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4lm3MWTVAK0 A good way to think of it is in the early months the virus will spead at roughly the same pace in all country's depending on the strategy and approach ...
by Devils_Advocate
Sun Apr 05, 2020 5:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 6313
Views: 117079

Re: Covid-19

In Sweden bars restaurants and cafes still open. Only the vunrable told to isolate. If this seems to be working we shall be back to normal quicker than you think. The government will ditch the isolation route and go back to herding. Our red areas are in the areas where we have a large Muslim popula...
by Devils_Advocate
Sun Apr 05, 2020 2:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Labour Leadership Election
Replies: 134
Views: 2988

Re: Labour Leadership Election

Labours traditional voters left Labour and not the other way round. Labour has always been about unity, equality and breaking down barriers which the working class folk of places like Burnley relied on to stand up to the rich and powerful elite nationalistic populism and small minded bigotry and xen...
by Devils_Advocate
Sun Apr 05, 2020 1:48 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Donald Trump
Replies: 272
Views: 6675

Re: Donald Trump

FCBurnley wrote:
Sun Apr 05, 2020 1:41 am
Current deaths per million population

Spain 256
Italy 254
France 116
Belgium 111
Netherlands 96
Switzerland 77
U.K. 64
Iran 41
USA 26
Germany 17

Interesting stats don’t you think !
Nope biasing it by population size is absolutely meaningless/misleading
by Devils_Advocate
Sun Apr 05, 2020 12:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Labour Leadership Election
Replies: 134
Views: 2988

Re: Labour Leadership Election

And when a tory leader is elected, the mirror and guardian stay silent? I was trying to have a normal discussion with KateR but the difference between the papers you mention and the Murdoch press is like another dimensions. If you cant see this difference you are way to far gone foe me to try and h...
by Devils_Advocate
Sat Apr 04, 2020 11:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Labour Leadership Election
Replies: 134
Views: 2988

Re: Labour Leadership Election

are you doing Andrew's press releases for him now, it's a shame I admit that the Tory's don't have any credible opposition, won't hold my breath that they might in a few years. Yet that again will all be press/news outlets and you have the audacity to write about idiots who lack of any critical ski...
by Devils_Advocate
Sat Apr 04, 2020 7:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clarets facing up to £50 million loss
Replies: 148
Views: 6771

Re: Clarets facing up to £50 million loss

They wouldn't even exist now if Eddie hadn't written that £180m off, and even with that and a subsequent admin they are in deep doodoo again and may yet go to admin again - we will be here in August, though may be just about to go into debt I hope this post has been verified and approved by Kieran ...
by Devils_Advocate
Sat Apr 04, 2020 6:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clarets facing up to £50 million loss
Replies: 148
Views: 6771

Re: Clarets facing up to £50 million loss

The Bolton prophecy is coming true!!

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by Devils_Advocate
Sat Apr 04, 2020 5:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Labour Leadership Election
Replies: 134
Views: 2988

Re: Labour Leadership Election

Play the ball,not the man,i wouldn't expect anything less from the Sun,but they'll find it much harder to smear Keir Starmer,than Jeremy Corbyn. For context his 10 proposals, are as follows. Sir Keir Starmer has won the Labour leadership election, but what pledges did he make in his campaign? The f...
by Devils_Advocate
Sat Apr 04, 2020 3:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clarets facing up to £50 million loss
Replies: 148
Views: 6771

Re: Clarets facing up to £50 million loss

Life is about eating, sleeping, and breathing. Everything else is trivia. Bit if all you ever do is eat, sleep, and breathe, what sort of life is that? It's all very well to say that football, and TV, and work, and countryside, and entertainment, are not important. But if everything about life is d...
by Devils_Advocate
Sat Apr 04, 2020 1:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clarets facing up to £50 million loss
Replies: 148
Views: 6771

Re: Clarets facing up to £50 million loss

It becomes an issue that needs a rule change if it affects next season but not if it is just for this season - If Chelsea and Everton can report losses of £100m+ in a normal full season then they can hack this - But why should Spurs for instance be able to post £270m+ net profit over the last 4 sea...
by Devils_Advocate
Sat Apr 04, 2020 12:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Labour Leadership Election
Replies: 134
Views: 2988

Re: Labour Leadership Election

I see the Sun is already attacking Starmer and looking at ways to smear him before he started. The right wing press will be doing a real hatchet job on him to make sure the Tory's don't have any opposition and the idiots who lack any critical thinking skills will just lap it up and let it become the...
by Devils_Advocate
Sat Apr 04, 2020 12:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clarets facing up to £50 million loss
Replies: 148
Views: 6771

Re: Clarets facing up to £50 million loss

It is not pettiness, billionaires have exploited every loophole (and ignored rules in the cases of a few) to get their clubs to higher reaches. They did this by taking huge risk, while many may have not foreseen this risk (Aberdeen for one did and insured against it) it was always there. Our club d...