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by CoolClaret
Wed Jul 01, 2020 10:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today I buried my 10 month old Grandson.
Replies: 81
Views: 2214

Re: Today I buried my 10 month old Grandson.

Cannot fathom being in that position. Awful to read and hear of...

I truly admire your position in trying to raise awareness about this in this time...

My deepest condolences to you all

RIP little Joey x
by CoolClaret
Mon Jun 29, 2020 11:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley for England
Replies: 9
Views: 1263

Re: Burnley for England

Has to pick our back three over say Pickford, Slabhead & Mings.

How Mings gets a look in I'll never know - Villa are 19th ffs
by CoolClaret
Mon Jun 29, 2020 9:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sean Dyche.....
Replies: 30
Views: 2561

Sean Dyche.....

... Injuries to 4 key players

4 players out of contract walked, the chips were well and truly down... What system could we possibly play?

Then Dyche pulls that out of the bag - with that bench! Unreal!

The Clarets are up to 8th - unreal, take a bow Sir Sean
by CoolClaret
Fri Jun 26, 2020 10:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Minepalois police department to be abolished
Replies: 35
Views: 1270

Re: Minepalois police department to be abolished

aggi wrote:
Fri Jun 26, 2020 10:17 pm
Yep, certainly doesn't sound like his kind of thing.

https://abcnews.go.com/Politics/trump-p ... d=48914504
Imagine formulating your opinions based on headlines.

Read his recent exec order - even CNN praised him!
by CoolClaret
Fri Jun 26, 2020 9:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Minepalois police department to be abolished
Replies: 35
Views: 1270

Re: Minepalois police department to be abolished

Gordaleman wrote:
Fri Jun 26, 2020 9:46 pm
I suggest you read this as well.

https://www.charleskochinstitute.org/is ... of-police/
You do know The Don has just signed an executive order regarding the Police you know?

LOL @ trying to pin police brutality on Trump, my days.
by CoolClaret
Fri Jun 26, 2020 9:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Minepalois police department to be abolished
Replies: 35
Views: 1270

Re: Minepalois police department to be abolished

100 people were shot in Chicago over the weekend.

They don't need defunding. They need MORE funding.

Look at how Giuliani sorted out New York with more offices on the beat in violent areas.

Homicides went down from 2500/year to 500/year.
by CoolClaret
Fri Jun 26, 2020 9:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Minepalois police department to be abolished
Replies: 35
Views: 1270

Re: Minepalois police department to be abolished

dougcollins wrote:
Fri Jun 26, 2020 9:34 pm
Depends how you look at it.

You could say Trump created the environment where the officer felt comfortable to act like he did.

Thats one hell of a reach.

Newsflash: there was horrific police brutality in the Obama administration, just as there has been in every single one.
by CoolClaret
Wed Jun 24, 2020 11:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Worrying times
Replies: 112
Views: 5971

Re: Worrying times

Just read that article. Worrying headline but one thing stands out as suspect. Jeff Hendrick was apparently offered significantly worse terms that his current contract? Really? Also, Lee Johnson and Mark Hughes as possible contenders if he goes. That bit doesn't even bear thinking about. Your last ...
by CoolClaret
Sun Jun 21, 2020 6:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lenin Statue
Replies: 21
Views: 1585

Re: Lenin Statue

timshorts wrote:
Sun Jun 21, 2020 5:35 pm
I want West ham pulled down in eight games time please.
Just for a few minutes they were in the bottom three.
I'll go with that 8-)
by CoolClaret
Sun Jun 21, 2020 3:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lenin Statue
Replies: 21
Views: 1585

Re: Lenin Statue

I personally don't want anything pulled down.

Find it bizzare/hypocritical how communist ideologies & symbols have a free pass in society - lead to some of the most brutal regimes that the world has ever seen!

Anyone that isn't aware have a read of the Holodomor genocide; absolutely frightening
by CoolClaret
Sun Jun 21, 2020 12:10 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Reading Stabbings
Replies: 44
Views: 2173

Re: Reading Stabbings

Saw this on Twitter before the recent update came out and sums up the state of things for me "If the man in custody is White: Far Left Wing Twitter will rejoice If the man in custody is Black/Asian: Far Right Wing Twitter will rejoice This is the exact problem with the current situation we find our...
by CoolClaret
Sun Jun 21, 2020 12:08 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Reading Stabbings
Replies: 44
Views: 2173

Re: Reading Stabbings

Ah yes, the golden age of peace that we once knew! Shame we can't go back to those days. Not so sure why the dig without any decent input but whatever. To me it appears that there was more harmony before media started polarising every issue possible into nonsensical sides. Now I'm not saying eras l...
by CoolClaret
Sat Jun 20, 2020 10:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Reading Stabbings
Replies: 44
Views: 2173

Re: Reading Stabbings

Divisive media is to blame for a lot of this, imo. The way discourse now has become a mere slandering exercise at the worst or just nonsense shouting matches at best hasn't helped at all. I'm not going to point my fingers on who's the culprit until the facts are out (I'm sure they'll be plenty of th...
by CoolClaret
Sat Jun 20, 2020 9:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Arsenal..
Replies: 38
Views: 1778

Re: Arsenal..

We’re they ever as good as people make out? Going the season unbeaten was superb and also the double year. They only ever won the PL 3 times in seasons when it was really a 2/3 horse race for the league. Played super football and were a joy at times. But they were awful for much longer under Wenger...
by CoolClaret
Sat Jun 20, 2020 5:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Arsenal..
Replies: 38
Views: 1778

Re: Arsenal..

If ever there was a club that has lost its way it's Arsenal Totally. They're a shambles. Not sure Arteta is the man really... It's all well and good trying to play in the style of Pep when you're backed to the high heavens in the transfer market but for me they're way off... Sticking Auba out on th...
by CoolClaret
Sat Jun 20, 2020 5:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Arsenal..
Replies: 38
Views: 1778

Re: Arsenal..

Hibsclaret wrote:
Sat Jun 20, 2020 5:15 pm
Agree with all the Arsenal stuff and good to see them lose.

All that said Neil Maupay is nasty little (small bloke syndrome) type with chips on both shoulders
I think he's a good player - would be very good for us.

Presses hard and is direct.
by CoolClaret
Sat Jun 20, 2020 5:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Arsenal..
Replies: 38
Views: 1778

Re: Arsenal..

It was a tough on to know who I wanted to win this but the reaction the Arsenal players had towards Maupay after the Leno incident, I’m kinda glad that he got the winner Agree! Had every right to go for that ball imo - Leno could've easily spilt it, potentially resulting in a chance for Brighton
by CoolClaret
Sat Jun 20, 2020 5:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Arsenal..
Replies: 38
Views: 1778

Arsenal..

...

Absolute horrendous culture at that club.

I'd be embarrassed if I was one of their fans, disgraceful
by CoolClaret
Fri Jun 19, 2020 6:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Swing Low....
Replies: 87
Views: 2525

Re: Swing Low....

The ideology was the aryan was the true master race superseded by none, anybody inferior the people deemed to be second class citizens would be still allowed to live as they had a purpose to fulfil helping the nazi cause, Speer would have had working them working around the clock on armaments & oth...
by CoolClaret
Fri Jun 19, 2020 5:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Swing Low....
Replies: 87
Views: 2525

Re: Swing Low....

Rileybobs wrote:
Fri Jun 19, 2020 5:08 pm
Quite a bold claim.
Not really.

Do you think the death camps would've just stopped? He would have genocided any that he deemed as 'inferior'
by CoolClaret
Fri Jun 19, 2020 3:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Swing Low....
Replies: 87
Views: 2525

Re: Swing Low....

I strongly recommend anyone that is currently supportive of this attempted revolution that downplays the severity, or think its solely about racism to just give the first 30 minutes of this a watch/listen: https://youtu.be/pRCzZp1J0v0 Then have a read of this https://plato.stanford.edu/entries/criti...
by CoolClaret
Thu Jun 18, 2020 9:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley plan to take the knee
Replies: 336
Views: 6142

Re: Burnley plan to take the knee

I'd be very surprised if any Burnley player, for example, didn't want to 'conform'. Why wouldn't they want to make a gesture that they're united in the fight against racism? Out of interest where do you stand on England players singing the national anthem? Because I can guarantee some of the poster...
by CoolClaret
Thu Jun 18, 2020 9:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley plan to take the knee
Replies: 336
Views: 6142

Re: Burnley plan to take the knee

It’s the kind of rhetoric used by many people in history who were strongly opposed to giving away any power or influence from those who had it....or more equality, democracy etc Well democracy right now is an 80 seat lead to the Tories with the loonie left doing anything they can to facilitate chan...
by CoolClaret
Thu Jun 18, 2020 9:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley plan to take the knee
Replies: 336
Views: 6142

Re: Burnley plan to take the knee

I guess 'it', whatever that might be, stops when racism stops - I don't have a problem with that. Funny that you mention free speech. This is a thread about footballer players deciding to make a statement on their own free will. This is literally the same as free speech yet you're questioning their...
by CoolClaret
Thu Jun 18, 2020 9:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley plan to take the knee
Replies: 336
Views: 6142

Re: Burnley plan to take the knee

A sad number of people everywhere, not just here, have no understanding of the privilege being white confers on a person. Many white people have hard lives but a hard life is a lot harder if you are not white. Not just in the USA are black people disproportionately affected by police violence, empl...
by CoolClaret
Thu Jun 18, 2020 9:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley plan to take the knee
Replies: 336
Views: 6142

Re: Burnley plan to take the knee

ksrclaret wrote:
Thu Jun 18, 2020 9:10 pm
And to think some believe this message should be left over in America.

We have a sizeable portion here who need to hear it loud and clear.
Happy to not only hear but join in as well.... As long as its not from that organisation.

Sorry but their approach/MO isn't unifying at all.
by CoolClaret
Thu Jun 18, 2020 9:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley plan to take the knee
Replies: 336
Views: 6142

Re: Burnley plan to take the knee

I can’t believe how snowflakey this site has become. First the statues and now getting upset with people kneeling. Get a grip people. It's a bit more complex than that. This is all very reactionary in a time where people imo are probably at their most fragile mentally. It's easy to shrug it off but...
by CoolClaret
Thu Jun 18, 2020 6:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley plan to take the knee
Replies: 336
Views: 6142

Re: Burnley plan to take the knee

Except he was a starter for most of the 2016 season when he did. For the last 11 games ! Not when he first started when he was...... Benched - next? Oh not to mention had ample chances of getting signed off a team but always finds a way to mess it up then blow it up in the press. Was meant to have ...
by CoolClaret
Thu Jun 18, 2020 5:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley plan to take the knee
Replies: 336
Views: 6142

Re: Burnley plan to take the knee

Imagine all this effort by the PL was put into UK issues that are genuinely ending peoples lifes - such as the creeping gang culture & the sheer crazy amount of violent homicides that are going up every day?
by CoolClaret
Thu Jun 18, 2020 5:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Free school meals over summer.
Replies: 107
Views: 1651

Re: Free school meals over summer.

CombatClaret wrote:
Thu Jun 18, 2020 5:35 pm
Amazing the people you'll find here arguing again food for poor children and racial equality.
Roughly translates as 'not an argument'
by CoolClaret
Thu Jun 18, 2020 5:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley plan to take the knee
Replies: 336
Views: 6142

Re: Burnley plan to take the knee

I mean regards "white cop kills black man" Why not "cop kills man"? Was the cop racist? Did he only do that because he was a black man? Are all 4 of those cops charged with murder all racist for letting it happe? Out of the 4, 2 were white, 1 Asian, 1 mixed race. The media and some campaigners on b...
by CoolClaret
Thu Jun 18, 2020 5:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley plan to take the knee
Replies: 336
Views: 6142

Re: Burnley plan to take the knee

And on Breast Cancer awareness day, if they could not wear pink, and instead wear a shirt with all cancers matter.... Or when remembering 9/11, use the phrase all buildings matter. This is such a non argument I don't even know how it's perpetuated. Not denying that there isn't unjust prejudice that...
by CoolClaret
Thu Jun 18, 2020 4:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley plan to take the knee
Replies: 336
Views: 6142

Re: Burnley plan to take the knee

Which bit is false? What I posted wasn't really open to interpretation. Kaepernick first knelt during the national anthem during the 4th preseason game. Kaepernick started that game, he wasn't benched. Kaepernick started 11 of 16 games during the season. I don't think many people would describe sta...
by CoolClaret
Thu Jun 18, 2020 4:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley plan to take the knee
Replies: 336
Views: 6142

Re: Burnley plan to take the knee

Happy to see the club do this. Happy to see those drawn out of their holes claiming the ongoing quest for racial equality is 'political'. Easy to say that rather than refute it, isn't it? Once again, read the BLM MO on the official website, then look at when BLM are active (on election year) and te...
by CoolClaret
Thu Jun 18, 2020 4:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley plan to take the knee
Replies: 336
Views: 6142

Re: Burnley plan to take the knee

Just looking a bit further, the first match where he kneeled during the anthem he was starting so that doesn't seem to tie up. He also started 11 of 16 games that season so it doesn't sound like he'd been benched. It sounds like you're just repeating some duff information that someone has made up t...
by CoolClaret
Thu Jun 18, 2020 3:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley plan to take the knee
Replies: 336
Views: 6142

Re: Burnley plan to take the knee

Presumably you’ve missed the ‘Kick it Out’ and LBGTQ matches? Kick it out isn't political. BLM is - have you read any of their MOs? It actively encourages its adherents to equate people who oppose the methods, the tone and necessity of importing the BLM movement to UK with people who actually hold ...
by CoolClaret
Thu Jun 18, 2020 3:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley plan to take the knee
Replies: 336
Views: 6142

Re: Burnley plan to take the knee

aggi wrote:
Thu Jun 18, 2020 3:23 pm
So far as I've read he first protested in a pre-season game. Does that count as being benched?
When he lost the stating job, yes.
by CoolClaret
Thu Jun 18, 2020 2:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley plan to take the knee
Replies: 336
Views: 6142

Re: Burnley plan to take the knee

martin_p wrote:
Thu Jun 18, 2020 2:11 pm
I think the same people who don’t want Trump to visit will be quite happy to see the Saudi royal family stay away as well.
Hmmm I seem to recall a certain mayor of London that was vehemently opposed to a Trump state visit yet had no issues with the Saudis...
by CoolClaret
Thu Jun 18, 2020 2:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley plan to take the knee
Replies: 336
Views: 6142

Re: Burnley plan to take the knee

MACCA wrote:
Thu Jun 18, 2020 2:04 pm
Ssshhh

The same UK that protest about Trump, dont want him to visit, and put up insulting blimps of him...

Whilst rolling out the red carpet for the Saudi Royal family.

Shameful
by CoolClaret
Thu Jun 18, 2020 2:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley plan to take the knee
Replies: 336
Views: 6142

Re: Burnley plan to take the knee

ClaretAndJew wrote:
Thu Jun 18, 2020 1:36 pm
Taking the knee started in 2016 to protest police brutality and racism in the USA. Usually done during the national anthem instead of standing.
After Kap was benched*
by CoolClaret
Thu Jun 18, 2020 1:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley plan to take the knee
Replies: 336
Views: 6142

Re: Burnley plan to take the knee

It would help if you would look at the UK Black Lives Matters organisation rather than the US one which are completely separately organisations. Ive already educated you on this once before when you were going on about the donation page so why are you repeating this nonsense again? It's much the sa...
by CoolClaret
Thu Jun 18, 2020 12:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley plan to take the knee
Replies: 336
Views: 6142

Re: Burnley plan to take the knee

I'd previously though it reflected the actions of Colin Kaepernick, the former San Francisco quarterback. Intetesting to note that Kap only started kneeling after he was benched. Didn't seem to be bothered when he was starting in a niche system and getting Ws. Kap is an idiot as well - just when he...
by CoolClaret
Thu Jun 18, 2020 12:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley plan to take the knee
Replies: 336
Views: 6142

Re: Burnley plan to take the knee

BLM is a political organisation for me. Just read their 'about' segment on the website. Then look at their 'donate' page, note that its a url change to an 'actblue charities' donation page - which is a Democrat fundraiser charity. Not to mention the scenes that have come out of these so called 'peac...
by CoolClaret
Thu Jun 18, 2020 12:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley plan to take the knee
Replies: 336
Views: 6142

Re: Burnley plan to take the knee

The staging of the world cup in Qatar is pathetic. I would happily see England boycott the tournament. For lots of reasons. We can see what peoples philosophies are today. Standing on the sidelines and complaining about proactive measures,some good ,some not so good, isn't doing a whole hell of a l...
by CoolClaret
Thu Jun 18, 2020 12:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Free school meals over summer.
Replies: 107
Views: 1651

Re: Free school meals over summer.

UK gov statistics on primary school kids obesity levels with respect to wealth.

Seems that a significant % may not need a free din din after all.

I'm happy to be wrong though. If anyone can point me to any data on kids in the UK genuinely starving then please do.
by CoolClaret
Thu Jun 18, 2020 11:59 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Predictions for Man City v Burnley
Replies: 64
Views: 1931

Re: Predictions for Man City v Burnley

Genuinely not bothered. Football is dead to me this year
by CoolClaret
Thu Jun 18, 2020 11:55 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley plan to take the knee
Replies: 336
Views: 6142

Re: Burnley plan to take the knee

Pathetic. Free folk don't bend the knee. Just wondering how many will be also taking the knee come Qatar 2022? Also - what the hell happened to kick it out? The very notion that uploading a black square to social media or bending a knee is enough to facilitate change is ******* mind numbingly stupid...
by CoolClaret
Tue Jun 16, 2020 5:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Free school meals over summer.
Replies: 107
Views: 1651

Re: Free school meals over summer.

It's not a child's fault they go hungry. Of course things need to be tackled at the "parent" end, but until such a time it is these measures are very much needed. Agreed but it will never be tackled. The bigger the welfare state the more of this that we'll see. I really cba getting into a big debat...
by CoolClaret
Tue Jun 16, 2020 3:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Free school meals over summer.
Replies: 107
Views: 1651

Re: Free school meals over summer.

All I want to know is the % of those on free dinners that also have luxury items.

If someone can tell me and its significantly low then I'll be on board.

I currently presume that a lot have new phones, cars, always get new clothes etc.

Happy to be wrong though.
by CoolClaret
Fri Jun 12, 2020 11:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: M65
Replies: 12
Views: 1575

Re: M65

https://www.rac.co.uk/drive/advice/driving-advice/zip-merging/ https://www.theaa.com/driving-advice/legal/merge-in-turn The people that slowly and safely driving past a que in another lane to fill up both lanes and to zip merge are following the highway code. Don't get angry at people following the...