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by timshorts
Thu Jan 23, 2020 1:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Interesting stat
Replies: 4
Views: 362

Re: Interesting stat

They were scammed by Leicester???

How pathetic is that? He was playing in the premier league. It would have been easy enough to watch him.
by timshorts
Tue Jan 21, 2020 7:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Free snoods at Turf Moor (Leicester fans only)
Replies: 51
Views: 3396

Re: Free snoods at Turf Moor (Leicester fans only)

And just as I was reading this Jeff Stelling made a joke about Leicester fans......
by timshorts
Mon Jan 20, 2020 8:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pre match superstitions
Replies: 36
Views: 872

Re: Pre match superstitions

I never put us down to win on the Chesterfield prediction league.
by timshorts
Sun Jan 19, 2020 7:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MASSIVE Result
Replies: 98
Views: 4426

Re: MASSIVE Result

Anti Football lalala la la Anti Football lalala la la Anti Football lalala la la UTC We weren't even the best Premier league winners playing anti-foorball this weekend? Newcastle had one shot on target and 34% possession. Anti football 3 (v top 4 sides)(6 points) Poncey-divey-overpaid-tippy-tappy-m...
by timshorts
Fri Jan 17, 2020 8:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Quantum Physics BBC 4 (16.01.2020)
Replies: 45
Views: 1205

Re: Quantum Physics BBC 4 (16.01.2020)

I remember logarythms at school. I started secondary school and was immediately given a book full of numbers and I thought WTF is all this. I left 4 years later looking at the book and thinking WTF is all this. Who uses logarythims? Someone must. I rather liked that book of tables. What I hated was...
by timshorts
Fri Jan 17, 2020 7:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Basil Brush's Mr Derek passes away
Replies: 24
Views: 1082

Re: Basil Brush's Mr Derek passes away

houseboy wrote:
Fri Jan 17, 2020 1:13 pm
Did anyone else find Basil Brush the most annoying character ever invented? If it hadn't been a puppet I'd have shot it. Boom Bloody Boom.
Chris Sutton is more annoying by far.




Ah, lt said "puppet" not "muppet".
by timshorts
Thu Jan 16, 2020 11:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ground name quiz.
Replies: 77
Views: 1085

Re: Ground name quiz.

PenyDarren bent park - Merthyr.
And for the ladies out there in Jane Charlie austin's pride Park and prejudice, Gordon Darcy marries Darren Bent's sister Elizabeth benet and they all end up living in pemberley, wemberley. They're the famous Bennett army and they're off to pemberley.
by timshorts
Mon Jan 13, 2020 10:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Amsterdam
Replies: 29
Views: 1619

Re: Amsterdam

I highly recommend a trip to Leiden, which is just 20 minutes away by train. We stayed there before and are hoping to go back soon. In my opinion, Amsterdam is good for a day trip, but the aforementioned town is far, far nicer. Google it up! Amsterdam is too full of tourists. And too full of the so...
by timshorts
Thu Jan 09, 2020 10:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Time to get rid of the Royal family?
Replies: 117
Views: 2760

Re: Time to get rid of the Royal family?

Get Rexit done.

Although to be fair, I'd rather see a huge cull of "celebrities". The country would be better off with a 95% reduction of them.
by timshorts
Sun Jan 05, 2020 9:06 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Toney yes or no
Replies: 47
Views: 2899

Re: Toney yes or no

No.
by timshorts
Sun Jan 05, 2020 9:04 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: War with Iran?
Replies: 105
Views: 4998

Re: War with Iran?

As I originally wrote, I don't know where exactly it took place, so this is the wiki article on it: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/2019_Iranian_shoot-down_of_American_drone Unsurprisingly, both sides claim different locations. It seems likely that the US have some satellite evidence which would pinp...
by timshorts
Wed Jan 01, 2020 9:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Conservatives win Burnley after 109 years ... why ?
Replies: 86
Views: 2615

Re: Conservatives win Burnley after 109 years ... why ?

I'm not a labour voter either. It seems to me that this is being treated as a multiple choice test where the reason for labour's massive loss of vote share has to be down to one major factor rather than a whole lot of them in combination. It wasn't. They all added up to a disaster. You could probabl...
by timshorts
Tue Dec 31, 2019 7:31 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Quiz:A Question Of Sport At 50-test your knowledge
Replies: 9
Views: 575

Re: Quiz:A Question Of Sport At 50-test your knowledge

ClaretTony wrote:
Sun Dec 29, 2019 10:19 pm
Just 11 and some of those were guesses
Ditto. Most of the athletics questions seemed to relate to people who I had never knowingly heard of.
by timshorts
Sun Dec 29, 2019 7:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brighton
Replies: 96
Views: 3609

Re: Brighton

The Brighton fans I work with seem very happy with their performance s this season. They are much better entertained even if not getting many more points.

They also seem to have binned most of their worst offending divers.
by timshorts
Sun Dec 29, 2019 7:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Worst Weekend For VAR Yet?
Replies: 52
Views: 1518

Re: The Worst Weekend For VAR Yet?

And Norwich. And all three decisions went in favour of big clubs........
by timshorts
Sun Dec 29, 2019 7:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche to West Ham
Replies: 25
Views: 2774

Re: Dyche to West Ham

Anyone with a mate with a box at their poxy new stadium who can confirm this? I live about 50 miles away, so I have as good a view of their pitch. I suspect that I'm biased because I just don't like them, but if I was a player I don't think I'd want to play every week at that ground. Or for those o...
by timshorts
Tue Dec 24, 2019 10:12 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A Christmas Carol - BBC1
Replies: 15
Views: 1301

Re: A Christmas Carol - BBC1

Bertiebeehead wrote:
Tue Dec 24, 2019 1:07 am
Nobody swore until 1973, fact.
Came in with the common market. In FACT, swearing is older than football which didn't begin to 1992/3.

And Christmas which didn't get released by slade until December in 1973.
by timshorts
Tue Dec 24, 2019 8:35 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sky Sports Dave Jones
Replies: 107
Views: 5956

Re: Sky Sports Dave Jones

There are plenty with engrained views that will take many years to eradicate. That these views are recently coming to the fore publicly is the short term issue, particularly after many years, where such public instances were few and far between. It’s a worrying trend and I’m not sure what it is tha...
by timshorts
Mon Dec 23, 2019 5:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What's your tipple this evening?
Replies: 57
Views: 1835

Re: What's your tipple this evening?

Azothiaprine + Pyridostigmine + Chocolate.
by timshorts
Mon Dec 23, 2019 4:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Best tannoy announcement ever?
Replies: 26
Views: 2729

Re: Best tannoy announcement ever?

Two stand out for me. a) Colchester away at their old ground where the tannoy announcement read the usual "car number + return to vehicle" bit but then carried on to say that it was illegally parked on MOD land (where from memory there were weird red lines rather than yellow lines near the ground), ...
by timshorts
Mon Dec 23, 2019 7:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Next labour leader?
Replies: 543
Views: 16075

Re: Next labour leader?

taio wrote:
Sun Dec 22, 2019 5:44 pm
When did he say he had an "oven ready" plan for social care?
When he visited the NHS hospital during the election campaign.
He was just walking by the hospital incinerator at the time.......
by timshorts
Sun Dec 22, 2019 10:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: No One Likes Us.
Replies: 60
Views: 5338

Re: No One Likes Us.

How is watching sides pass back and fore in a horseshoe exciting? Man city under somethings were on pub TV the other day doing just that despite being a goal down. 5 mins left and still doing it. Extra time and still no urgency. Completely numbing. Some of the most exciting football comes from teams...
by timshorts
Sun Dec 22, 2019 9:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who do you want to come up
Replies: 50
Views: 1457

Re: Who do you want to come up

Wba, Bristol City Brentford Cardiff. Perm 3 from 4.
by timshorts
Fri Dec 20, 2019 11:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BBC Championship Team of the Decade
Replies: 22
Views: 1650

Re: BBC Championship Team of the Decade

jdrobbo wrote:
Fri Dec 20, 2019 4:36 pm
No Sam Vokes on the list?

Tragic!
No Keane either.
by timshorts
Thu Dec 19, 2019 10:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clarets highlights of the decade
Replies: 31
Views: 1410

Re: Clarets highlights of the decade

SGr wrote:
Thu Dec 19, 2019 8:39 pm
Keane equaliser my favourite individual moment. Unbelievable scenes.
n

And his equaliser at Brighton away that should have been the winner.

Arfields goal away at Brentford.

Burnley player scores winner against Belgium in euro quarter finals.

Getting 18 million for Andre gray.
by timshorts
Thu Dec 19, 2019 10:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: European Holidays after Brexit
Replies: 85
Views: 3588

Re: European Holidays after Brexit

Rowls wrote:
Sat Dec 14, 2019 3:53 pm
Going abroad simply won't be possible after Brexit.

Britain will be closed down and you'll all die of hunger.
We seem to be quite good at keeping horses. We can eat those and then use the huge mass of land that they occupy to grow turnips, mangolds and other non immigrant vegetables.
by timshorts
Fri Dec 13, 2019 7:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Next labour leader?
Replies: 543
Views: 16075

Re: Next labour leader?

Lisa nandy Wigan MP.
by timshorts
Thu Dec 12, 2019 7:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pigs in Blankets
Replies: 25
Views: 1402

Re: Pigs in Blankets

Pstotto wrote:
Thu Dec 12, 2019 6:23 pm
What's inside? Baked beans?
Generally, an awful lot of fat a d gristle. It's hard to find sausages that aren't full of crap.
by timshorts
Thu Dec 12, 2019 5:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Amazon prime subscription
Replies: 15
Views: 1416

Re: Amazon prime subscription

Bosscat wrote:
Thu Dec 12, 2019 5:25 pm
Wtf has this thread got to do with Brexit
:lol: :lol: :lol:
Well it was meant to be a topical example of something, but I put my hands up, I've fallen into the Johnson trap of thinking that every possible evil going back to original sin is down to our not getting brexit done.....
by timshorts
Thu Dec 12, 2019 2:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Amazon prime subscription
Replies: 15
Views: 1416

Re: Amazon prime subscription

If you're doing a post on the lines of "I'm clever because I have the right opinions", you might at least spell it right. Not really the point. What I think (on this thread anyway), is immaterial. In the case of the current election, it's a case of what Mr. Cummings believes, I think, and how he us...
by timshorts
Thu Dec 12, 2019 7:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Amazon prime subscription
Replies: 15
Views: 1416

Re: Amazon prime subscription

There was a programme on channel5 about this type of scam. It'll be on catch up. It's incredible how sophisticated they've become at appearing to be legitimate. Taking advantage of vulnerable people is the lowest of the low. Just be sensible, and never trust unsolicited communications. They don't h...
by timshorts
Thu Dec 12, 2019 7:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The UTC GE poll
Replies: 163
Views: 4993

Re: The UTC GE poll

Lib dem. The leader 3 My candidate and the one in the next door constituency where I work 8. And I want a hung parliament please. None of these parties should have overall control. They all need to be shackled by requiring their suicidal policies to be approved by at least one other lot - and prefer...
by timshorts
Wed Dec 11, 2019 6:05 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Are we down?
Replies: 299
Views: 24967

Re: Are we down?

Sant maximin is not likely to play. He's injured and he[*]s the only one of that trio that is ever likely to score. Decent player.
It's the centre backs suddenly appearing in the box unmarked that we should worry about.
by timshorts
Tue Dec 10, 2019 10:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jim Smith RIP
Replies: 22
Views: 1709

Re: Jim Smith RIP

One of a number of ex boston united players and managers who made it to the top flight almost simultaneously.
Sad news. RIP Eagle.
by timshorts
Wed Dec 04, 2019 10:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Duckinfield not guilty
Replies: 95
Views: 2605

Re: Duckinfield not guilty

tim_noone wrote:
Thu Nov 28, 2019 10:58 pm
Heysel.39 Dead 600 injured.
The big difference is that Hillsborough was the result of an unfortunate cummulation of events, some of which were negligent. Lying about it afterwards didn't actually cause any deaths.

Heysel on the other hand......
by timshorts
Tue Nov 26, 2019 8:18 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 5094
Views: 77481

Re: General Election Is On

Real question re Inheritance Tax. If you house worth say £300K and take out equity release of £176K, do you avoid the tax? The equity release package is deducted from your gross estate for inheritance tax purposes. However, that won't necessarily help you that much, as initially, it just means that...
by timshorts
Wed Nov 20, 2019 10:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wales vs Hungary / Boris vs Corbyn
Replies: 21
Views: 797

Re: Wales vs Hungary / Boris vs Corbyn

Just pray you don't have the pleasure of visiting Baku :) UEFA have came to their senses and the 2024 tournament will be hosted in Germany. Kudos to Wales they started the qualifying slowly,but when they had to they stepped up to the plate,if they can get their first XI on the pitch next summer the...
by timshorts
Wed Nov 20, 2019 10:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wales vs Hungary / Boris vs Corbyn
Replies: 21
Views: 797

Re: Wales vs Hungary / Boris vs Corbyn

Gareth Bale looks like he'll be in more trouble with Madrid fans (and it seems he's given up caring about that). Sam Vokes got himself nicely positioned for the photo at least. RM take themselves far to seriously to laugh this off. https://www.theguardian.com/football/blog/2019/nov/20/gareth-bale-a...
by timshorts
Wed Nov 20, 2019 9:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley Stars and their cars....
Replies: 22
Views: 2352

Re: Burnley Stars and their cars....

Quicknick wrote:Any of our lads got a Reliant van?
No, but Patrick Bamford used to have a crysler.
by timshorts
Tue Nov 19, 2019 11:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wales vs Hungary / Boris vs Corbyn
Replies: 21
Views: 797

Re: Wales vs Hungary / Boris vs Corbyn

The welah for microwave is "Poppety Ping" No, it isn't. That's baby slang. Like calling a dog a bow wow. And there isn't an English word for "free header." That's two words. Anyhow, I don't care much now. We've qualified - for what will probably be the most rubbish euro finals ever with host countr...
by timshorts
Sun Nov 17, 2019 2:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Would you want to employ this man
Replies: 14
Views: 2025

Re: Would you want to employ this man

I think it highly unlikely that there is a conspiracy. He would make a decent back up. He could probably do a better job than 3 or 4 starters. However, he comes with the baggage that nfl teams just don't want - a media circus. That doesn't work well in a sport where the team generally takes priority...
by timshorts
Sat Nov 16, 2019 6:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ivan Toney
Replies: 11
Views: 2063

Re: Ivan Toney

Saw him play at Shrewsbury where he was pretty anonymous. He seemed to have some pace, but a poor first touch.
by timshorts
Fri Nov 15, 2019 9:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lascelles
Replies: 5
Views: 1413

Re: Lascelles

jrgbfc wrote:Ben Gibson to Newcastle?
They are pretty loaded up at cb. There's still lejeune to come back and schar. When they return, they might as well play up front as its the defenders getting most of the goals.
by timshorts
Wed Nov 13, 2019 9:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tahith Chong
Replies: 18
Views: 2010

Re: Tahith Chong

Is he the brother of cho who went out with cedric diggory?
by timshorts
Mon Nov 11, 2019 1:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Would you rather ... ?
Replies: 46
Views: 1480

Re: Would you rather ... ?

I read the opening post and forgot that we hadn't already been knocked out. Chichester City (h) in Round 3, please, this year. The reserves shouldn't have a problem with them, although gone are the days when Chichester's fortunes depended entirely on the student term time calendar.
by timshorts
Wed Nov 06, 2019 9:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Alan B'Stard makes the case for a Brexit
Replies: 3
Views: 606

Re: Alan B'Stard makes the case for a Brexit

Sounded more Farage than Johnson, but an excellent pre-emption of the sort of bile we've had for the last few years.
by timshorts
Fri Nov 01, 2019 2:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 5094
Views: 77481

Re: General Election Is On

Coming soon to a cinema near you….. A made up a story about a ‘foreign’ delivery driver who inexplicably told a customer he voted leave, and the customer’s surprise at this, as he thought all foreigners were coming here to take our jobs and was told that leaving the EU would end this sort of thing....
by timshorts
Mon Oct 28, 2019 9:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Footy Mad Cities
Replies: 49
Views: 1826

Re: Footy Mad Cities

Portsmouth = Footie city Southampton = Not Footie city Purely from my experience. Southampton fans seem really plastic somehow. Southampton have seemed pretty plastic since they got their new ground. The old one felt sort of real. See also Brighton, Reading, Coventry. I'm not sure about Salisbury. ...
by timshorts
Mon Oct 28, 2019 8:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Worst ever sitcom
Replies: 126
Views: 3925

Re: Worst ever sitcom

I forgot the golden girls. Just awful. None of the three were funny.
by timshorts
Sun Oct 27, 2019 2:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: al-Baghdadi's dead
Replies: 36
Views: 2345

Re: al-Baghdadi's dead

GodIsADeeJay81 wrote:Have the Yanks picked the next terrorist figurehead yet?
Dhoni al-mowbrehi apparently. Never heard of him.