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by thatdberight
Fri Jan 24, 2020 4:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Whos honest enough to admit eating SD humble pie
Replies: 88
Views: 2625

Re: Whos honest enough to admit eating SD humble pie

Interesting viewpoint but “ attractive football” never ever saved a managers job when the results didn’t /don’t come in. A patient board maybe ( though tough to find them ) In comparison to our style the vast majority if not all the prem play “ sexy football “ . If the board ever take a gamble or t...
by thatdberight
Fri Jan 24, 2020 4:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is it me. Or
Replies: 23
Views: 1997

Re: Is it me. Or

houseboy wrote:
Fri Jan 24, 2020 4:14 pm

All that said someone has already posted that it is somewhat surprising, given his past, he was actually walking the streets at all.
Disappointing, maybe. Surprising? Hardly.
by thatdberight
Fri Jan 24, 2020 12:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is it me. Or
Replies: 23
Views: 1997

Re: Is it me. Or

Pimlico_Claret wrote:
Fri Jan 24, 2020 11:50 am
16 years, out in 8, pathetic.
It's OK. He be "rehabilitated".
by thatdberight
Thu Jan 23, 2020 8:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Incident in first half
Replies: 20
Views: 2785

Re: Incident in first half

Eh? I’m not at all suggesting Hipper doesn’t know the difference, I’m just disagreeing that, for example, a kiss on the head in the above context would clearly not be misconstrued as being inappropriate. Having said that I do realise that in other situations the issue is potentially more complex, M...
by thatdberight
Thu Jan 23, 2020 8:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is it me. Or
Replies: 23
Views: 1997

Re: Is it me. Or

Excellent. The Secret Barrister gives a no doubt very correct explanation of details of intent. If the convicted rapist, who's also got two previous machete attacks on his CV, had been where he should have been - behind bars for life - that might have saved anyone having to ponder the nuances of arb...
by thatdberight
Thu Jan 23, 2020 1:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Whos honest enough to admit eating SD humble pie
Replies: 88
Views: 2625

Re: Whos honest enough to admit eating SD humble pie

Not me. I still think there's two things you can do to stay managing this club; win or play attractive football. Do enough of the former and the latter will be irrelevant. He will, I'm pretty sure, do enough this year to stay in place.
by thatdberight
Thu Jan 23, 2020 1:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Incident in first half
Replies: 20
Views: 2785

Re: Incident in first half

Yes. You’re just not allowed to molest them. Not that difficult to get your head round. Try getting involved in an activity that involves kids and listen to the advice (and in many cases instruction) from the various bodies/individuals who cover safeguarding. Ask them if consoling by touching and k...
by thatdberight
Tue Jan 21, 2020 12:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Surprising football statistics
Replies: 28
Views: 1421

Re: Surprising football statistics

Bosscat wrote:
Tue Jan 21, 2020 11:47 am
One out of every two posters pick up on typo's and or grammatical errors ;)
typos*

But you knew I'd say that...
by thatdberight
Tue Jan 21, 2020 11:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Surprising football statistics
Replies: 28
Views: 1421

Re: Surprising football statistics

Sometimes you just see a stat, like the Traore having more dribbles than the whole Burnley team a few years ago one, that surprises you. A few I've come across recently: Callum Wilson at Bournemouth hasn't had a shot on target in the past 15 games. Phil Bardsley has never received a straight red ca...
by thatdberight
Mon Jan 20, 2020 12:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Greta Thunberg
Replies: 154
Views: 6747

Re: Greta Thunberg

I think we all know that BennyD is referring to those with significant mental impairment, often visually detectable but very different to a mental illness. I presumed he meant her overall demeanour, rather than just a causal glance. Thunberg does appear odd - but given she's only a kid and speaking...
by thatdberight
Sun Jan 19, 2020 3:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MASSIVE Result
Replies: 98
Views: 4424

Re: MASSIVE Result

Well done, team.
Could never have seen that after 45.
by thatdberight
Sun Jan 19, 2020 3:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Laurence Fox
Replies: 91
Views: 4471

Re: Laurence Fox

CombatClaret wrote:
Sun Jan 19, 2020 3:32 pm
Experience of what, white male western privilege? :roll:
That's not how he seems to see this particular issue. I'm sorry, you seemed to be suggesting that we should accept people's perception and their "lived experience". Is that not what you meant?
by thatdberight
Sun Jan 19, 2020 2:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Laurence Fox
Replies: 91
Views: 4471

Re: Laurence Fox

CombatClaret wrote:
Sun Jan 19, 2020 2:20 pm
The most valuable opinions are often from people with experience.
You're absolutely right. Laurence Fox's lived experience should not be discounted lightly.
by thatdberight
Sun Jan 19, 2020 1:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lifestyle advice
Replies: 93
Views: 2001

Re: Lifestyle advice

I am 72 and walk a brisk 3 miles every morning before breakfast. During my walk I plan the rest of my day. Get rid of all the things in the house that you are snacking on because you are bored. If they are not in the house you can’t eat them. If you have the willpower to do this, you don't have a p...
by thatdberight
Sun Jan 19, 2020 1:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Laurence Fox
Replies: 91
Views: 4471

Re: Laurence Fox

Devils_Advocate wrote:
Sun Jan 19, 2020 11:17 am
... triggered all the usual suspects...
Isn't that the truth...
by thatdberight
Sat Jan 18, 2020 8:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Harry and Megan
Replies: 29
Views: 1204

Re: Harry and Megan

Zzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzzz.....
by thatdberight
Sat Jan 18, 2020 6:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Laurence Fox
Replies: 91
Views: 4471

Re: Laurence Fox

If the individual involved thinks they have received racist remarks that's all that counts. No matter how subtle or disguised That's nonsense. Simply because someone believes something, even if genuinely, that's not "all that counts" at all. That may be your viewing how things should be but it's no...
by thatdberight
Sat Jan 18, 2020 6:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Laurence Fox
Replies: 91
Views: 4471

Re: Laurence Fox

CombatClaret wrote:
Sat Jan 18, 2020 6:34 pm
Sums it up nicely

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Yes. Audience members take right-minded view apart from people who define themselves by their race.
by thatdberight
Sat Jan 18, 2020 4:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Laurence Fox
Replies: 91
Views: 4471

Re: Laurence Fox

fidelcastro wrote:
Sat Jan 18, 2020 4:47 pm
It is if you dare to criticise the actions of the Israeli government.

:roll:
The whole anti-Corbyn anti-Semitism thing was very revealing and not only for the way the press dealt with it (no surprise - their biases are obvious).
by thatdberight
Sat Jan 18, 2020 4:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Laurence Fox
Replies: 91
Views: 4471

Re: Laurence Fox

Spijed wrote:
Sat Jan 18, 2020 4:28 pm
And yet, why is anti-Semitism such a big issue if this type of racism isn't?
It's not.
by thatdberight
Sat Jan 18, 2020 3:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Laurence Fox
Replies: 91
Views: 4471

Re: Laurence Fox

You're bemoaning identity politics choking sensible discussion, but then you're the first to bring up the Labour party, 'the left' etc and bemoan the 'Justice Warriors'. "There's no racism, ludicrous claims, justice warriors, people don't want to hear it, calling white people racist should be a hat...
by thatdberight
Sat Jan 18, 2020 3:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Laurence Fox
Replies: 91
Views: 4471

Re: Laurence Fox

She's a black, foreign, feminist with a history of social activism work. She is everything the right wing media dislikes who's then married into the very symbol of British 'patriotism' and 'tradition'. I wonder why the Mail has it in for her... :roll: Apparently it wasn't just The Daily Mail though...
by thatdberight
Sat Jan 18, 2020 2:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Laurence Fox
Replies: 91
Views: 4471

Re: Laurence Fox

Calling out thing's that aren't there, like these? https://www.buzzfeednews.com/article/ellievhall/meghan-markle-kate-middleton-double-standards-royal Pushy and aggressive are not racist terms, but a long running orchestrated smear of one woman who is black while you treat the white woman in the sa...
by thatdberight
Sat Jan 18, 2020 1:09 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Owen Jones assaulted
Replies: 287
Views: 29666

Re: Owen Jones assaulted

Walton wrote:
Fri Jan 17, 2020 7:14 pm
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It's pretty funny going through the pages of this thread and the various comments on it, in light of the facts to have come out in this case for aggravated assault.
Well, it was always the most likely explanation.
by thatdberight
Fri Jan 17, 2020 10:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sexism and leaving the field...
Replies: 25
Views: 1123

Re: Sexism and leaving the field...

Bullabill wrote:
Fri Jan 17, 2020 9:59 pm
"Trying to play sport" ???? -- How condescending.
Toxic masculinity, right there. Shocking.
by thatdberight
Fri Jan 17, 2020 6:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sexism and leaving the field...
Replies: 25
Views: 1123

Re: Sexism and leaving the field...

They've just interviewed the player. The 'fans' variously: Said she had a big bum Said she should renew her gym membership Asked the ref to check the gender of "at least 7" of her team's players In her view, abuse is abuse and if we're coming down on racist abuse, we should do the same on any other ...
by thatdberight
Fri Jan 17, 2020 3:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sexism and leaving the field...
Replies: 25
Views: 1123

Re: Sexism and leaving the field...

There really is no comparison mate. Black people (or any other non-white race) cannot help being what they are but most (not all of course) fat people can help being fat. I'm not saying it should be open season on offending them but if they are fat because of their own inability to control their ea...
by thatdberight
Fri Jan 17, 2020 2:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sexism and leaving the field...
Replies: 25
Views: 1123

Re: Sexism and leaving the field...

... pretty ludicrous and not something you need worry yourself about Which of course would have been said about many things we now take as normal not much more than a decade ago. I'm not "concerned" in the sense of worried, just interested to see what happens next. The anti "fat / body shaming" mov...
by thatdberight
Fri Jan 17, 2020 1:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sexism and leaving the field...
Replies: 25
Views: 1123

Sexism and leaving the field...

Palace ladies' keeper, Lucy Gillett, claiming that abuse she received was sufficient that "maybe" she "should have walked off the pitch". https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/51126018 All sounds unpleasant and, it could be argued, playing to a 'homophobic' stereotype about women athletes. Interestin...
by thatdberight
Thu Jan 16, 2020 10:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Skyscanner
Replies: 29
Views: 1475

Re: Skyscanner

Ah, the great old internet myth of the "don't search for flights with cookies enabled/go incognito" It matters **** all. As does most of the information posted on this thread. If people don't know what they're actually talking about can they stop posting? Best you keep the knowledge to yourself or ...
by thatdberight
Thu Jan 16, 2020 8:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Skyscanner
Replies: 29
Views: 1475

Re: Skyscanner

Skyscanner is great and is just the shop window. There are agents on there I wouldn't book through and I'm not going to try and save £3 going with a bucket shop who will then ring you back 24 hours later mysteriously claiming that those tix were gone and can we have an extra £100... But for comparin...
by thatdberight
Wed Jan 15, 2020 9:09 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2019/20: Manchester United v Burnley – Ticket Information
Replies: 62
Views: 3675

Re: 2019/20: Manchester United v Burnley – Ticket Information

With the football being so bad those who have decided not to bother going won't be watching it on tv then either I presume Yeah. The last one that I didn't have access to, I got ready to go to the pub and then thought, "Can't be bothered". The last one I did have access to was on but I was reading ...
by thatdberight
Tue Jan 14, 2020 12:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Official : No Scottish IndyRef 2
Replies: 43
Views: 1470

Re: Official : No Scottish IndyRef 2

That's a shame. What chance have we of losing them if we won't let them vote on it?
by thatdberight
Tue Jan 14, 2020 10:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Iran accused of shooting ukranian plane down .
Replies: 75
Views: 2521

Re: Iran accused of shooting ukranian plane down .

indeed - I agree, which is why I am inclined to believe my own recollection of the event and what I saw that day from the live news feeds. I stated above that I'm no conspiracy theorist and I'm not. It has made me recall an episode of the more recent X-Files reboot where Fake News is used to hide t...
by thatdberight
Tue Jan 14, 2020 9:59 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Iran accused of shooting ukranian plane down .
Replies: 75
Views: 2521

Re: Iran accused of shooting ukranian plane down .

Zlatan wrote:
Tue Jan 14, 2020 9:17 am
just done a quick search and found nothing - I dont suppose you could link something that confirms that. I'd like to see the tapes and see if it matches my recollection of the events.
But it could just be something the BBC edited so it wouldn't be any kind of proof.
by thatdberight
Tue Jan 14, 2020 9:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Iran accused of shooting ukranian plane down .
Replies: 75
Views: 2521

Re: Iran accused of shooting ukranian plane down .

https://youtu.be/A8FZKYobYGE This is the reporter announcing WTC7 had collapsed while it is still standing behind her. It collapsed half an hour later. I'm no conspiracy theorist by the way, maybe the image behind her was a delayed feed? No. They've admitted to getting it wrong. It came from a Reut...
by thatdberight
Tue Jan 14, 2020 8:38 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Iran accused of shooting ukranian plane down .
Replies: 75
Views: 2521

Re: Iran accused of shooting ukranian plane down .

I’m not one for the conspiracies surrounding 9/11, but I will say this. I watched the BBC news report that WTC7 had collapsed when it was live (actually on TV in those days too) and then I watched the sky news cameras actually show the collapse half an hour later, also live. No one has explained th...
by thatdberight
Mon Jan 13, 2020 1:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hendrick’s goal VAR
Replies: 90
Views: 5135

Re: Hendrick’s goal VAR

It's definitely Hendrick's arm which I, on first view, along with many others, took to be Abraham's leg.
by thatdberight
Mon Jan 13, 2020 11:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Victor Wanyama
Replies: 19
Views: 1954

Re: Victor Wanyama

Out of price bracket I'd think. Will have choices where to go.
by thatdberight
Mon Jan 13, 2020 10:05 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Iran accused of shooting ukranian plane down .
Replies: 75
Views: 2521

Re: Iran accused of shooting ukranian plane down .

Devils_Advocate wrote:
Mon Jan 13, 2020 9:06 am
The plane did crash and pretty much all news sources are describing it as a plane crash. On the other hand Johnson has described it as a tragic accident
Whatever you say. Or whatever you mean. Or whatever your obtuse point was. Or wasn't.
by thatdberight
Sat Jan 11, 2020 4:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Lampard's Embargo lifted
Replies: 388
Views: 11994

Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Lampard's Embargo lifted

Get behind the lads.

Then you can get the ball when they fail to control it.
by thatdberight
Sat Jan 11, 2020 4:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hendrick’s goal VAR
Replies: 90
Views: 5135

Re: Hendrick’s goal VAR

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The quality of VAR
by thatdberight
Sat Jan 11, 2020 4:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Lampard's Embargo lifted
Replies: 388
Views: 11994

Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Lampard's Embargo lifted

Safron wrote:
Sat Jan 11, 2020 4:17 pm
The 3 stooges will be hand over mouth now discussing game plans
I don't know why they do that. Clearly whatever we'd planned in the week, which Chelsea weren't party to, didn't achieve anything. Might as well discuss it in public - heck, Chelsea might even chip in some ideas.
by thatdberight
Sat Jan 11, 2020 4:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Lampard's Embargo lifted
Replies: 388
Views: 11994

Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus Lampard's Embargo lifted

Surprised to see VAR being criticized. It was going to do great things for us and show how badly done to we'd been. Honestly, they could give us 2 up to start and some people would still say they were biased against us.
by thatdberight
Sat Jan 11, 2020 2:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche Speaks Out NW tonight
Replies: 76
Views: 6577

Re: Dyche Speaks Out NW tonight

The players you mention (plus my all time favourite, St Glen of Little!) were all exciting and gave us genuine "bums off seats" moments at the level we were at, but many of those crap lower division performances actually ended in defeat to the likes of Scarborough or Torquay or Newport or Exeter et...
by thatdberight
Sat Jan 11, 2020 1:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche Speaks Out NW tonight
Replies: 76
Views: 6577

Re: Dyche Speaks Out NW tonight

I absolutely agree Bodge and I have no issue whatsoever with us playing what many see as crap football, which to a large extent we've done since we got into the PL. After all I was travelling all over the country watching us play crap football in Div 4 for many years, so I'm definitely not complain...
by thatdberight
Sat Jan 11, 2020 11:01 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche Speaks Out NW tonight
Replies: 76
Views: 6577

Re: Dyche Speaks Out NW tonight

The sad thing is that when we do go down (and at some stage we will), if we keep playing and running the club the way we do now, most other fans will say, "Good. I hope they never come back.". We have been financially prudent to the detriment of our play and the league in general. Actually, we have ...
by thatdberight
Sat Jan 11, 2020 8:05 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Iran accused of shooting ukranian plane down .
Replies: 75
Views: 2521

Re: Iran accused of shooting ukranian plane down .

houseboy wrote:
Fri Jan 10, 2020 9:57 am

File under media fantasy (with a little help from Boris and maybe Trump).
by thatdberight
Fri Jan 10, 2020 7:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche Speaks Out NW tonight
Replies: 76
Views: 6577

Re: Dyche Speaks Out NW tonight

If we get relegated, he'll never get the sack because he's shown how to play exciting winning football in the Championship. You'd be mad to sack a manager like that. The only way I can see him getting the sack is if we cling on to PL status by the skin of our teeth but the fans are drifting off; bot...
by thatdberight
Fri Jan 10, 2020 4:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Iran accused of shooting ukranian plane down .
Replies: 75
Views: 2521

Re: Iran accused of shooting ukranian plane down .

I rest my case...now reports coming out that it was a technical failure. Pictures of a 'missile' are unconfirmed and highly dubious it seems. It looks like we are now in a situation where every bad thing that happens in the area will now be blamed on the Iranians. It sickens me that a terrible thin...