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by claret59
Wed Sep 11, 2019 2:23 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Marvin Sordell
Replies: 56
Views: 3324

Re: Marvin Sordell

Blackrod writes: In my mind someone who is schizophrenic needs locking up not just releasing with meds. A sweeping statement and ill-informed. One of my sons is a diagnosed schizophrenic and Is no danger to anyone except himself. A more gentle, polite and loving person than my son would be hard to m...
by claret59
Mon Aug 26, 2019 7:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Referee confirmed for Liverpool game
Replies: 27
Views: 1538

Re: Referee confirmed for Liverpool game

Clarititus writes

Christ on a bike!! Lord help us!!

Claret 59 writes:
Christ be praised ! Lord help us!
by claret59
Thu Aug 15, 2019 11:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Mike Garlick on 'Turf More'
Replies: 136
Views: 10109

Re: Mike Garlick on 'Turf More'

From Spiral
Jesus Christ please tell me this is a joke.

From Claret 59
Jesus Christ be praised.
by claret59
Wed Aug 07, 2019 7:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 456192

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Hibsclaret wrote:
Exactly Jesus wept.

Jesus Christ be praised
by claret59
Wed Jul 31, 2019 8:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Realists and Fantastists
Replies: 2
Views: 402

Realists and Fantastists

What a terrible irony that children in the 'care' of Nottingham City and Nottingham County were abused for years and not believed while a fantasist
is believed for years without a shred of corroborative evidence.
by claret59
Wed Jul 31, 2019 8:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Man utd 2009 pix
Replies: 29
Views: 2015

Re: Burnley v Man utd 2009 pix

Didn't John hit a post in the last minutes of the one match he played in the World cup ? A header I think. Ifs and buts I know but if that had gone in then it would have been a win for England and John would probably have kept his place
by claret59
Wed Jul 31, 2019 7:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 456192

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Delete this whole thread for Christ sake

Jesus Christ be praised.
by claret59
Tue Jul 30, 2019 9:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 456192

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Jesus H Christ,

Jesus Christ be praised.
by claret59
Mon Jul 29, 2019 8:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 5242
Views: 456192

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Tom Cleverly........Jesus lookin Christ.
Jesus Christ be praised.
by claret59
Mon Jul 22, 2019 12:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Martin Dobson
Replies: 27
Views: 3036

Re: Martin Dobson

The word 'elegant' is not one often used to describe a player but that is how I thought Dobbo was when on the pitch. I was heartbroken when he was sold to Everton, ( and much later when the club ended their association with him.)
by claret59
Fri Jul 05, 2019 1:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: William Hill To Close 700 Bookies
Replies: 41
Views: 1835

Re: William Hill To Close 700 Bookies

Before we get to sanctimonious let's remember that Burnley FC shirt sponsors are a betting company and the Club are therefore part of the process that is condemned on here (rightly ) that leads many people into addiction, debt, and family breakdown actively linked to the betting industry.
by claret59
Fri Jun 28, 2019 10:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What Would Football be Like With No Off Side Rule
Replies: 35
Views: 1113

Re: What Would Football be Like With No Off Side Rule

It has been trialled and basically was a failure. There was a pre-season competition in the 70's called the Watney Cup and as an experiment there was no offside rule. It took defenders about half an hour to get to grips with it and the hope that it would lead to more attacking football and hence mor...
by claret59
Fri Jun 28, 2019 4:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Scam alert
Replies: 55
Views: 3892

Re: Scam alert

Whilst there is something inadvertently humorous in this scam it will, no doubt, worry some who will respond and then suffer for their actions. There is more than a hint of blaming the victim for their losses from some of the replies on here. The fault is with the criminals behind these scams and no...
by claret59
Fri May 17, 2019 8:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Extremist Abortion Laws
Replies: 70
Views: 2839

Re: Extremist Abortion Laws

Just to be clear I was writing about what was legal in America with partial birth abortion and not in this country. I mentioned it because this debate is about what is happening in America and it may just be that the opposition to abortion is (perhaps) in part, a re-action to partial birth abortion ...
by claret59
Thu May 16, 2019 8:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Extremist Abortion Laws
Replies: 70
Views: 2839

Re: Extremist Abortion Laws

There was a time when abortion was illegal in recognition of the child in the womb having no voice or 'choice.' If there was such a choice would it choose for its own death? Six weeks is NOT a bunch of cells it is a formed baby with all of the characteristics it would have if it went to full term. A...
by claret59
Wed May 15, 2019 12:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Extremist Abortion Laws
Replies: 70
Views: 2839

Re: Extremist Abortion Laws

Dyched states: 'A woman as the inalienable right to do whatever she likes with her body.'

The problem here are that there are two bodies involved and two innocent victims.
by claret59
Mon May 13, 2019 10:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is staying in the Prem the be all and end all?
Replies: 75
Views: 3312

Re: Is staying in the Prem the be all and end all?

The aim of any club is to better itself. It is proved that by not aiming for the best you end up with the worst. These are fantastic times for the Club and for supporters. Burnley FC are now getting a reputation as for how a Club should be run in the PL. I am at a loss as to why some on here cannot ...
by claret59
Sat May 11, 2019 7:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ICE initials on mobiles
Replies: 10
Views: 1169

Re: ICE initials on mobiles

As it was explained to me the 'unlocking' was automatic for ICE alone if ICE was accessed. I have not confirmed if this is the case.
by claret59
Fri May 10, 2019 10:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A Couple of Recent Surveys
Replies: 6
Views: 805

Re: A Couple of Recent Surveys

You could try selling your penis pump as opposed to throwing it away. Probably more economic to rent it out at a modest rate, you could charge 'by the inch.'
by claret59
Fri May 10, 2019 8:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ICE initials on mobiles
Replies: 10
Views: 1169

ICE initials on mobiles

I may be in the majority of one but I learnt last night what the initials ICE stand for on mobile phones. Most of those at the meeting were , like me, ignorant of it so perhaps some on here might not be aware they stand for 'In Case of Emergency.' Evidently it allows for a phone to be used to record...
by claret59
Mon May 06, 2019 4:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Norwich and the trophy
Replies: 33
Views: 2027

Re: Norwich and the trophy

There was some underlying reason that was used to justify this travesty of justice. Wasn't it supposed to be concern that Charlton fans would use the situation to draw attention to their plight at that time and cause problems? Never even likely to happen but even if it was the Cup should have been w...
by claret59
Tue Apr 23, 2019 12:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: St George’s day
Replies: 42
Views: 1880

Re: St George’s day

St .George is the patron Saint of about 10 other countries as well as England. The country of Georgia is named after him so I guess they have a public holiday on his feast day! A long way to go though for an extra day off, (unless you happen to live in Georgia.)
by claret59
Tue Apr 23, 2019 11:16 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Luiz says we are anti football
Replies: 160
Views: 7682

Re: Luiz says we are anti football

Luiz should have been booked for his foul on Barnes. He obviously waited for his moment and then launched himself at the back of Barnes from behind with the benefit of a 'run up'' to add momentum to the challenge and with no intention to do other than to foul him. He could have seriously injured Bar...
by claret59
Mon Apr 08, 2019 5:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Comms cam v Bournemouth
Replies: 14
Views: 2011

Re: Comms cam v Bournemouth

Was Campbell ever a member of Parliament?
by claret59
Fri Apr 05, 2019 7:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Danny Rose
Replies: 76
Views: 3774

Re: Danny Rose

His salary is not the issue. It is no doubt what has been negotiated with his club. I cannot imagine some sort of clause in it that he has to be prepared to tolerate racist abuse in return for his wages! Something meaningful has to be done to stop this racist abuse. Fines are of no effect unless in ...
by claret59
Sat Mar 30, 2019 7:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Handing in Knives without punishment
Replies: 32
Views: 1152

Re: Handing in Knives without punishment

A more worrying scenario is where a knife has been used in a violent crime and then the weapon is disposed of by the Police.
by claret59
Sat Mar 30, 2019 6:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Religion wins again
Replies: 283
Views: 7257

Re: Religion wins again

Not all scientists are atheists. The last time a survey was done on this topic (that I am aware of, can't give a date but relatively recently,) the majority were not atheists. I realise that any such survey cannot be limited to just one question and there has to be many shades of opinion and how dee...
by claret59
Fri Mar 29, 2019 11:05 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: If you could rid the World
Replies: 79
Views: 2337

Re: If you could rid the World

Atheists. They are so boring.
by claret59
Tue Mar 26, 2019 12:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Religion wins again
Replies: 283
Views: 7257

Re: Religion wins again

I thought that religious subjects on this site were to be avoided and with good cause. Nearly all of the posts so far have been attacking religious faith and in so doing attack people who adhere to a faith. It is not that long ago that homophobic posts were the norm and racial abuse echoed down arou...
by claret59
Wed Mar 20, 2019 5:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Fowler joins Fleetwood
Replies: 25
Views: 2063

Re: ARTICLE: Fowler joins Fleetwood

There may be sound reasons as to why this youth player was not kept on the books at Burnley. Is it not the hope of all fans that a goal scorer will be unearthed form their club's youth system? Michael seemed to be one of those 'in the making.' We have Ageyie scoring lots of goals in the U23's but no...
by claret59
Wed Mar 20, 2019 5:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Disappearance of Madeleine McCann
Replies: 168
Views: 7632

Re: Disappearance of Madeleine McCann

I Have tried to keep pace with all this so may have missed it but has anyone mentioned the film, based on a real incident , called a' Cry in The Dark'? In a brief summary it tells of the death of a nine week old daughter of Lindy Chamberlain and her husband. The baby went missing when left alone , f...
by claret59
Fri Mar 15, 2019 4:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Luka Jovic
Replies: 71
Views: 8515

Re: Luka Jovic

I once recommended a young Kevin Keegan to Burnley (he played for Scunthorpe at the time.) I never even got a reply. He went on to sign for Liverpool.
by claret59
Fri Mar 15, 2019 4:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Volkswagen
Replies: 23
Views: 1547

Re: Volkswagen

On the subject of slave labour during WW2 how on earth did Albert Speer avoid the noose and go on to be fated and welcomed in the TV studios of the UK? Similarly the Nazi rocket makers who used thousands of slave workers in building the V1's and V2's went on to live lives of luxury in the US.
by claret59
Fri Mar 15, 2019 4:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Most Annoying & Lame Phrase Often Heard..
Replies: 110
Views: 3207

Re: Most Annoying & Lame Phrase Often Heard..

He's entitled to go down (penalty.)
I've seen them given (penalty|)
Answer 'Yes or no' ( to politicians who never answer that way, so why ask?)
We are very clear on that point.
by claret59
Tue Mar 12, 2019 11:34 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Offside - what's the point, and whatever the point is, is it worth it?
Replies: 31
Views: 1824

Re: Offside - what's the point, and whatever the point is, is it worth it?

I go back a long way when it comes to supporting the Clarets and can recall when they had a season 'curtain raiser' called the Watney Cup. Sponsored by Watney's Beer. Can you still get it? Anyway the idea was to have a trophy to play for before the season started and was meant to replace meaningless...
by claret59
Tue Mar 12, 2019 11:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Contactless Payments
Replies: 101
Views: 4087

Re: Contactless Payments

All those seeking a cashless society are hastening in the end of the world. It has all been prophesied that this is one of the 'signs' that will happen and then the end is nigh. Stop and turn back to cash alone while there is still time or we are all doomed.
by claret59
Thu Feb 28, 2019 9:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Sensational Turf Moor news – Jimmy Mac is transfer listed
Replies: 27
Views: 1374

Re: ARTICLE: Sensational Turf Moor news – Jimmy Mac is transfer listed

I joined a protest meeting that took place outside Barnoldswick Town Hall when the news first became public. I remember seeing a photo pf my 'back view' in the local press (front page too!) showing the substantial sized crowd listening to someone speaking out about the news as though it was a disast...
by claret59
Sun Feb 17, 2019 7:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Swansea in trouble: article
Replies: 130
Views: 6004

Re: Swansea in trouble: article

It is worth considering that there were no significant transfers among any of the Pl Clubs in the last window. (The one exception being Sala to Cardiff with very sad outcomes.) Perhaps a bit of a realisation that the clear evidence of where overspending on transfers can lead to. Also we hear a lot m...
by claret59
Sun Feb 10, 2019 3:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: But for....................
Replies: 14
Views: 1809

Re: But for....................

Whilst not a matter of decisions going against us we need to remember that Fulham 'scored' our two goals in their defeat on the Turf. Both of them were not direct deflections or as a result of horrendous defending. A 1-0 defeat for us was on the cards from a fantastic bit of skill on their account. ...
by claret59
Fri Feb 08, 2019 11:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Parking fees time for a huge petition?
Replies: 39
Views: 1822

Re: Parking fees time for a huge petition?

Just to make clear that the fine in this case, as in most, is not £60.00 but £100 (subject to a reduction with conditions.)
by claret59
Fri Feb 01, 2019 10:58 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Does the Real Blame Lie With Sean Dyche ?
Replies: 91
Views: 4896

Re: Does the Real Blame Lie With Sean Dyche ?

Some ( the vast majority,) of posts on this topic are quite shameful. With the exception of Newcastle ( and sadly Cardiff,) no other PL club has done much business of any magnitude in this window. Running a football club is easy if you are sat on the side lines saying what should be done but it is a...
by claret59
Sat Jan 26, 2019 6:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Watford FA Cup Quarter Final 2003
Replies: 20
Views: 1420

Re: Watford FA Cup Quarter Final 2003

A number of factors. Firstly both Chairmen made a deal to share the gate receipts no matter what the end result. This to my mind indicated a lack of belief from the start. However Burnley had had quite a few good results prior to the game playing just one striker up front (Taylor I think was the sol...
by claret59
Wed Jan 23, 2019 12:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jarrod Bowen
Replies: 58
Views: 7440

Re: Jarrod Bowen

Hull have possibly signed on loan Marc Pugh as a replacement in anticipation of Bowen being transferred. I live quite near Hull and see some of their games and Bowen is a good player. Has bags of skill, runs at defenders and scores quite a few goals. He would be a great signing for the Clarets and h...
by claret59
Tue Jan 15, 2019 11:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: #politicslive
Replies: 1236
Views: 27192

Re: #politicslive

The vitriol exhibited on here by some posters is shocking. When discussing this issue among family, friends and strangers do we really show such hatred to an opposing view to our own? A hatred that is almost personal. Is this a natural way to go about things? I hope not and I have no experience of i...
by claret59
Sun Jan 13, 2019 7:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche & substitutes
Replies: 57
Views: 3698

Re: Dyche & substitutes

There is no such thing as a 'bogey team.' It is inevitable that results against some teams will vary one way or another especially when playing against them so often. Sometimes that variance appears excessive but that is just the nature of things.
by claret59
Tue Jan 08, 2019 10:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brexit " The Uncivil War " C4, 9.00pm
Replies: 166
Views: 6063

Re: Brexit " The Uncivil War " C4, 9.00pm

I am struggling to recognise where I fit in with the suggestion that I was in some way manipulated or targeted by any kind of campaign. The only thing I recognise that may have had an influence was the bus , but I can say that I worked out for myself that it would not be as simple as portrayed. I al...
by claret59
Thu Dec 27, 2018 5:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What is the actual problem?
Replies: 51
Views: 2868

Re: What is the actual problem?

I know one swallow does not make a summer but I feel that if we had signed J Rod, who evidently wanted to come back to the club, we would have got a proven PL scorer who is also a great team player who would have had a positive effect on our season. Instead of closing the deal we just seemed to tink...
by claret59
Thu Dec 13, 2018 9:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Anger over no disabled toilets in the main stand at Turf Moor
Replies: 48
Views: 2536

Re: Anger over no disabled toilets in the main stand at Turf Moor

A robust and articulate ( almost,) post by 'sausage'. It is a pity that he chooses to offend Christian readers, Burnley fans as well, by his blasphemous use of language.
by claret59
Thu Dec 13, 2018 9:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Our greatest living player
Replies: 82
Views: 3095

Re: Our greatest living player

Two who suffered career ending injuries were Colin McDonald and Willie Irvine. Had they been able to continue, (and the injuries not occurred,) then either would be a fantastic candidate and be of legendary status. Other then them I would go for the wingers, Willie Morgan and Leighton James with the...
by claret59
Wed Dec 05, 2018 3:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Another monster to be released
Replies: 55
Views: 2788

Re: Another monster to be released

There are some prisoners in our prisons who can never be released as they are a constant danger to society. So there is a precedent for 'life' to mean life' Some crimes are so manifestly awful that surely a parole board can never be sure that if the same circumstances were to arise again then a part...

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