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by thatdberight
Tue Sep 10, 2019 7:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Arise Sir Geoffrey...
Replies: 89
Views: 2625

Re: Arise Sir Geoffrey...

Hibsclaret wrote:Who’s comparing now?

You talk about comparing and now you are comparing so stop comparing please....


Are you comparing his comparing to your comparing?
by thatdberight
Sat Sep 07, 2019 9:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: O/T India Telephone Number Scam
Replies: 35
Views: 1282

Re: O/T India Telephone Number Scam

Will try to find it...but this link is what eventually led me to it when looking into further https://conversation.which.co.uk/money/scam-watch-visa-fraud-department-fake-calls/ Which is interesting, and people should be aware of it, but unrelated. Wangiri scam absolutely does exist - it's the £600...
by thatdberight
Sat Sep 07, 2019 8:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: O/T India Telephone Number Scam
Replies: 35
Views: 1282

Re: O/T India Telephone Number Scam

Cleveleys_claret wrote:...can be £600 just to make the call and have it answered


Have you got a source for this?
by thatdberight
Sat Sep 07, 2019 8:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Scarborough - BBC1
Replies: 49
Views: 2243

Re: Scarborough - BBC1

fidelcastro wrote:Were you more of a ken Dodd man?


No.
by thatdberight
Sat Sep 07, 2019 8:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche for Watford?!
Replies: 17
Views: 1839

Re: Dyche for Watford?!

Watford's owners have made a good fist of running their club. However, they immediately decided that Dyche wasn't the kind of manager they wanted. They have a European model. The transfer players to and from Udinese at will. The manager isn't a manager, he's a head coach. They have, as I say, made a...
by thatdberight
Fri Sep 06, 2019 11:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Scarborough - BBC1
Replies: 49
Views: 2243

Re: Scarborough - BBC1

fidelcastro wrote:I like Jason Manford...


It was about here that you lost me...
by thatdberight
Thu Sep 05, 2019 7:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: O/T India Telephone Number Scam
Replies: 35
Views: 1282

Re: O/T India Telephone Number Scam

OK it was an exageration but..... if you read the full report on https://www.google.co.uk/amp/s/www.thisismoney.co.uk/money/bills/article-6712011/amp/Want-foil-scammers-say-internet-cut-Dont-press-1.html People are getting hit with £36 bills 10 minute calls at £3.60 a minute .... You had asked for ...
by thatdberight
Thu Sep 05, 2019 7:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: O/T India Telephone Number Scam
Replies: 35
Views: 1282

Re: O/T India Telephone Number Scam

https://www.google.co.uk/amp/s/www.thisismoney.co.uk/money/bills/article-6712011/amp/Want-foil-scammers-say-internet-cut-Dont-press-1.html Another scam is the "to stop receiving these texts reply with "STOP" and be charged £4.50 to stop the parasites sending unsolicited crap. One of ...
by thatdberight
Thu Sep 05, 2019 6:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: O/T India Telephone Number Scam
Replies: 35
Views: 1282

Re: O/T India Telephone Number Scam

Bosscat wrote:The other one is the automated call telling you to press "1" to speak to someone.... if you do when you get your bill you find a £75 charge (£15 a minute) ....



Have you an example of this reported anywhere?
by thatdberight
Thu Sep 05, 2019 5:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: O/T India Telephone Number Scam
Replies: 35
Views: 1282

Re: O/T India Telephone Number Scam

You can be ringing India - they front these calls with UK numbers. I have a policy now, I don't call back numbers I don't recognise. If they are genuine and want to get in touch, they'll leave a message. You might get put through to India but, as regards the OP's concern about cost, you can't be ch...
by thatdberight
Thu Sep 05, 2019 12:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: O/T India Telephone Number Scam
Replies: 35
Views: 1282

Re: O/T India Telephone Number Scam

There's absolutely no way an 073... number is Indian. That's not how the assigned number range system works.

Perhaps an Indian outfit is spoofing the number you see on screen. But you can't be ringing India on 07368...
by thatdberight
Wed Sep 04, 2019 7:59 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The beginning of the end for privatised railways?
Replies: 79
Views: 3960

Re: The beginning of the end for privatised railways?

It's also worth noting that the best rail system in the world is in Japan, which is entirely privately run. That may or may not be the case. It's very expensive and has cut the size of the network dramatically. Even if it is, the cultural differences which underpin it make a simple read across of o...
by thatdberight
Tue Sep 03, 2019 7:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: employment issue
Replies: 16
Views: 1214

Re: employment issue

My wife has just been told by her boss at Parcelforce that she can't have any maternity leave until proof that the baby has been delivered! Surely that's not illegal. Any budding lawyers on here. Given you've got "illegal" and "legal" mixed up, are you sure there's not some conf...
by thatdberight
Sun Sep 01, 2019 6:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Benson
Replies: 92
Views: 6250

Re: Benson

Clayton
by thatdberight
Sat Aug 31, 2019 9:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Defour may leave before European deadline
Replies: 208
Views: 6611

Re: Defour leaves Burnley

In all my years watching Burnley, I've never seen a more Belgian player turn out for us.
by thatdberight
Fri Aug 30, 2019 1:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How long will we accept this?
Replies: 117
Views: 4821

Re: How long will we accept this?

There are two competitions that, even at the outskirts of believability, we might win. Getting out of them as quickly as possible to concentrate on the one we can't win is bizarre. Whether that says something about Burnley or football in general could be debated for ever. But that something's gone w...
by thatdberight
Thu Aug 29, 2019 6:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Owen Jones assaulted
Replies: 269
Views: 11230

Re: Owen Jones assaulted

Bordeauxclaret wrote:Strange statement from the police.

“A Met Police statement said that a man in his 30s was approached outside the Lexington pub in Pentonville Road at around 02:00 BST and assaulted by four male suspects.”

Have they not read this thread?


:lol:
by thatdberight
Thu Aug 29, 2019 12:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How long will we accept this?
Replies: 117
Views: 4821

Re: How long will we accept this?

Top Claret wrote:...playing in the greatest competion in the world of football...


Hook, line & sinker.
by thatdberight
Wed Aug 28, 2019 11:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How long will we accept this?
Replies: 117
Views: 4821

Re: How long will we accept this?

Spijed wrote:And if we beat Liverpool with a fantastic performance all will be forgiven


For you. Nothing to forgive for me. Nobody made me go for 20 years. Nobody's stopping me now. A win against Liverpool or otherwise won't make any difference.
by thatdberight
Wed Aug 28, 2019 10:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How long will we accept this?
Replies: 117
Views: 4821

Re: How long will we accept this?

That thought process is a good part of the reason that, for the first time in twenty years, I'm not a ST holder and am unlikely to attend even a handful of matches this season. Perhaps you can perpetually find people who believe that it's a "cup final" every time we play Watford or Bournem...
by thatdberight
Wed Aug 28, 2019 8:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Not so Mighty on the night Clarets versus Slumberland
Replies: 371
Views: 10887

Re: Mighty Clarets versus Slumberland

FactualFrank wrote:We're not very good in these cups are we.

Incredible run.


Only someone avoiding the obvious conclusion would avoid the obvious conclusion.
by thatdberight
Tue Aug 27, 2019 11:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bury : No Wages
Replies: 704
Views: 41866

Re: Bury : No Wages

THEWELLERNUT70 wrote:
Yet it was ok for Dale to take over the club having never met the criteria of the EFL Fit & Proper Persons test. Talk about hypocrisy!


Because there were lots of other better buyers about?
by thatdberight
Tue Aug 27, 2019 11:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bolton
Replies: 1301
Views: 91959

Re: Bolton

1HappyClaret wrote:We will see what Administrator says in the morning as he said deal had to be done today. I assume Bolton’s match on Saturday will now not go ahead.


I'd love to know he's justifying going on.
by thatdberight
Tue Aug 27, 2019 11:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bolton
Replies: 1301
Views: 91959

Re: Bolton

ClaretTony wrote:14 days to complete the deal


Until the next 14 days. EFL keeps crying wolf.
by thatdberight
Tue Aug 27, 2019 10:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bury : No Wages
Replies: 704
Views: 41866

Re: Bury : No Wages

Chester Perry wrote:A great piece from FourFourTwo on the debacle - long though

https://www.fourfourtwo.com/features/wh ... ppen-again


I found that piece long on saying lots while saying nothing.
by thatdberight
Tue Aug 27, 2019 10:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 13956
Views: 256099

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

aggi wrote:Most polls show a shift from leave to remain. Obviously that may not be reflected in voting but it is indicative of sentiment.

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Slightly different question. My partner thinks it was wrong that we voted to leave. They now think we should since that's how we voted.
by thatdberight
Tue Aug 27, 2019 10:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bury : No Wages
Replies: 704
Views: 41866

Re: Bury : No Wages

thelaughingclaret wrote:...the funicular situation of the club...


That would be Amazulu FC of Durban
by thatdberight
Tue Aug 27, 2019 8:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bury : No Wages
Replies: 704
Views: 41866

Re: Bury : No Wages

FFS - is this still going on? It's easier to get out of the EU than the EFL.
by thatdberight
Tue Aug 27, 2019 8:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit: The Naked Truth
Replies: 13956
Views: 256099

Re: Brexit: The Naked Truth

Jay Aston of Bucks Fizz to stand as a Brexit candidate at a GE... I swear most of these things are worked back from the punch line... Boris, "I want to make a joke about kippers, Ukippers, kippers.. get it? Make up some crap about EU regs" Boris, "I want to finish a speech with 'Where...
by thatdberight
Tue Aug 27, 2019 2:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Whinging arrogant Wolves fans
Replies: 30
Views: 3418

Re: Winging arrogant Wolves fans

Flying high...
by thatdberight
Tue Aug 27, 2019 8:19 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sean at Reading Festival
Replies: 17
Views: 2195

Re: Sean at Reading Festival

The 16 year old makes a point of approaching Mr Dyche. Asks for a pic. Generally makes himself a nuisance, with some banal drivel about comments a week old and then, after all the cheerful responses he gets, posts to the world, 'F*****g Sean Dyche'. I would suggest the young man gets some manners a...
by thatdberight
Mon Aug 26, 2019 2:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: First name on the teamsheet?
Replies: 24
Views: 1194

Re: First name on the teamsheet?

Nicholas, I'd think.
by thatdberight
Mon Aug 26, 2019 10:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bolton
Replies: 1301
Views: 91959

Re: Bolton on the brink of liquidation.

On Sky just now, takeover collapses. https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/49462871 The EFL are like one of those parents you see constantly telling their kid that this their last chance and they'll be in trouble if they do it again. When it clearly isn't their last chance and obviously nothing ever...
by thatdberight
Mon Aug 26, 2019 8:43 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Owen Jones assaulted
Replies: 269
Views: 11230

Re: Owen Jones assaulted

You knew all these arguments already, didn't you thatberight? So your post was utterly insincere, and targeted at a third party audience that might not have considered all these things in the hope of bending them to your political will under false pretences. It's bad practice, that. I knew they mig...
by thatdberight
Mon Aug 26, 2019 12:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Owen Jones assaulted
Replies: 269
Views: 11230

Re: Owen Jones assaulted

It is a matter of where we strike the balance. For example, many in the USA think the NHS is a socialist institution because it is not run on capitalist principles as healthcare is in the US. Then there is the question of whether or not energy provision or the railways should be run by the state on...
by thatdberight
Sun Aug 25, 2019 8:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The game has gone mad
Replies: 50
Views: 4214

Re: The game has gone mad

KRBFC wrote:The last minute Man City winner against Spurs last week was a joke too, how on earth was that ruled out for handball?


Because that's the law of the game.
by thatdberight
Sun Aug 25, 2019 6:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: NEVER EVER
Replies: 89
Views: 3492

Re: NEVER EVER

I thought we were always harshly treated and VAR would help? Or have the unbalanced simply moved the object of their paranoia?
by thatdberight
Sun Aug 25, 2019 12:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Owen Jones assaulted
Replies: 269
Views: 11230

Re: Owen Jones assaulted

For those who are interested, the reason why communist regimes like the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics used the term socialist was based on Marxist doctrine. Marx argued that state enforced socialism was an essential stage on the path towards establishing communism. So Marxists are not and wer...
by thatdberight
Sat Aug 24, 2019 11:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ed Sheeran accused by Wiley of 'using grime to look good'
Replies: 41
Views: 1355

Re: Ed Sheeran accused by Wiley of 'using grime to look good'

yTib wrote:nothing like a like light-hearted thread to draw out the arseholes.


Especially those who take others to task over their grammar but make a bish of it themselves.
by thatdberight
Sat Aug 24, 2019 9:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ed Sheeran accused by Wiley of 'using grime to look good'
Replies: 41
Views: 1355

Re: Ed Sheeran accused by Wiley of 'using grime to look good'

MACCA wrote:...I may earn a poultry 120m a year...


Bootiful!
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by thatdberight
Fri Aug 23, 2019 11:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is this reasonable ?
Replies: 27
Views: 1640

Re: Is this reasonable ?

all they need to do as a club to address this , is to pay each of its players around £2000 less a week in wages, they'll hardly notice, and the grubby business minded board will have what they desire. It's the very opposite. It's saying to people, "You may well have enough money to spend a gra...
by thatdberight
Fri Aug 23, 2019 10:59 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is this reasonable ?
Replies: 27
Views: 1640

Re: Is this reasonable ?

Yes. It's reasonable. It's not difficult to comply with, brings no disbenefit to the season ticket holder and, if it's true where the proceeds go, is for a good cause. People just like to moan.
by thatdberight
Thu Aug 22, 2019 7:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Owen Jones assaulted
Replies: 269
Views: 11230

Re: Owen Jones assaulted

GodIsADeeJay81 wrote:...assumed ...


I imagine those investigating haven't such a luxury. Whatever happened, it'll probably come out. In good time.
by thatdberight
Thu Aug 22, 2019 7:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Owen Jones assaulted
Replies: 269
Views: 11230

Re: Owen Jones assaulted

Sproggy wrote:Well it's a thread about someone being assaulted. Or at least it was. I'm interested in seeing justice served.


We'll keep you posted. Other sources are available.
by thatdberight
Thu Aug 22, 2019 7:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Owen Jones assaulted
Replies: 269
Views: 11230

Re: Owen Jones assaulted

Sproggy wrote:Any arrests yet?


No. Why?
by thatdberight
Wed Aug 21, 2019 8:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: This is what you get . . . .
Replies: 6
Views: 997

Re: This is what you get . . . .

wilks_bfc wrote:I hope they do too but in any other situation if you’ve left your keys in car or engine running then they wouldn’t


Quite right too but I'd bet they'll not want the publicity that would come from refusing this particular case.
by thatdberight
Wed Aug 21, 2019 6:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: This is what you get . . . .
Replies: 6
Views: 997

Re: This is what you get . . . .

wilks_bfc wrote:And if as it seems she left the keys in the ignition then the insurance probably won’t pay out


I bet they do.
by thatdberight
Wed Aug 21, 2019 12:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Owen Jones assaulted
Replies: 269
Views: 11230

Re: Owen Jones assaulted

Any more thoughts on the Nazis being socialist? It's complicated. It was an attempt to frame some things (society > individual, distrust of private wealth) that would resonate with Socialist though both now and then (the term has continued to evolve) in a mindset that rejects some of the other plan...
by thatdberight
Tue Aug 20, 2019 7:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Letts ready to die for IS
Replies: 57
Views: 2988

Re: Letts ready to die for IS

Turns out he doesn't want to come back anyway. Never mind.
by thatdberight
Tue Aug 20, 2019 3:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: You can't be serious.
Replies: 16
Views: 1363

Re: You can't be serious.

It's a crap joke, for me. Of the ones on offer, the anti-depressants one was the best I thought. I can imagine how many complaints that one would have got :roll: It's not offensive to me. I take on board the comments by sufferers including one whose story was on TV. It was by turn awful, touching an...

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