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by AlargeClaret
Sat Jan 25, 2020 8:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: And that is why the crowd was 8k
Replies: 106
Views: 2908

Re: And that is why the crowd was 8k

Maybe fans are voting with their feet because of all the half arsed cup performances we've had over the last few years? Or maybe after 2 huge wins in a matter of days most fans felt an “ after the Lord Mayors show “ vibe and just didn’t really fancy a 4th round tie against the worst team/unattracti...
by AlargeClaret
Fri Jan 24, 2020 5:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley Pub closures
Replies: 38
Views: 2643

Re: Burnley Pub closures

ClaretAndJew wrote:
Fri Jan 24, 2020 2:49 pm
Pubs are **** anyway. £3 for warm **** and stand around with people you don't want to be with.

The world has changed. We all hate each other now.
“Warm beer” ? When was the last time you were in a pub 1963?
by AlargeClaret
Fri Jan 24, 2020 2:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Team against Norwich
Replies: 41
Views: 2864

Re: Team against Norwich

With SD saying JBG will play a part this frees up another “ regular” 1st XI player . Most of the above teams seem about right and I seriously think we’ll have too much for Norwich’s enthusiastic yet powder puff style
by AlargeClaret
Fri Jan 24, 2020 2:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Whos honest enough to admit eating SD humble pie
Replies: 97
Views: 3096

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. Interesting viewpoint but “ attractive football” never ever sav...
by AlargeClaret
Fri Jan 24, 2020 12:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dress code for Saturday
Replies: 29
Views: 2347

Re: Dress code for Saturday

Prepare for constant groaning,grumbling ,wincing and sighing....and a lot of moaning at what goes on on the pitch. Though apart from the smell of formalahyde and the occasional emergency emptying of colostomy bags the view is very good .
by AlargeClaret
Fri Jan 24, 2020 12:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Absolute scenes...Vizeh at OT
Replies: 15
Views: 2020

Re: Absolute scenes...Vizeh at OT

Captures the atmosphere very well but wants to bin that screaming bird ffs
by AlargeClaret
Thu Jan 23, 2020 9:30 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Thanks to these guys
Replies: 16
Views: 1761

Re: Thanks to these guys

When the cricket field stand is rebuilt we have to lump all our fans in there and design the roof so it keeps the noise in,would be lovely to have a Kop like end at the Turf. Yes that’s exactly what’s needed at least one of the tiers holding 4-6k to hold all the “ singers” as were still genuinely a...
by AlargeClaret
Thu Jan 23, 2020 9:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Thanks to these guys
Replies: 16
Views: 1761

Re: Thanks to these guys

Incredible support last night, not heard that much noise since Preston promotion game . Sadly shows up the CFS for what an embarrassment that’s become . OT must have been the quietest I’ve ever known a ground, though that’s tourist attractions for ya !
by AlargeClaret
Wed Jan 22, 2020 11:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Manchester United v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 68
Views: 3771

Re: Manchester United v Burnley - Player Ratings

10 alround for me,absolute lions
by AlargeClaret
Wed Jan 22, 2020 12:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: RIP Terry Jones
Replies: 34
Views: 1303

Re: RIP Terry Jones

Now he was a real star , quite possibly one of the funniest people who ever lived
by AlargeClaret
Wed Jan 22, 2020 9:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Manchester United (a) - General Info Thread
Replies: 18
Views: 726

Re: Manchester United (a) - General Info Thread

Anything near ground /Lowry is a nightmare getting away , that’s the ballache with tourist destinations
by AlargeClaret
Tue Jan 21, 2020 2:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: JBG on his way back
Replies: 42
Views: 1913

Re: ARTICLE: JBG on his way back

To read this thread anyone would thing we had some world class goal scoring superman coming back not an injury prone ( though pretty decent ) bit part player . Though I like JBG as we’re just about our “ bargain basement best” with him fit ,I also feel J Rod will work off him too ,let’s hope he stay...
by AlargeClaret
Tue Jan 21, 2020 11:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Great TV thread
Replies: 57
Views: 3215

Re: Great TV thread

Good shout on money heist but they really should have wrapped this in 2nd or 3rd series ,talk about dragging it out
by AlargeClaret
Mon Jan 20, 2020 6:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How do we move forward?
Replies: 28
Views: 1785

Re: How do we move forward?

While pace isn’t the “be all and end all” of a perm team it’s vital to have some pace within the team to maximise and create more chances . With a strong driving ( or very skillfull) CM you can get away with it but a team as slow as ours will always struggle when we only have McNeil offering creativ...
by AlargeClaret
Sun Jan 19, 2020 7:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Leicester - Player Ratings
Replies: 108
Views: 4003

Re: Burnley v Leicester - Player Ratings

Pope 8 inc 2 for pen save ,dropped a few today Bardsley 7 Solid enough and tidy 1st half Tarks 7 not his best game often outpaced but kept his head Mee 5 must be time for Gibson Taylor 8 good all round game and worked well with Dwight Hendrick 8 Lively and even beat a man played well Westwood 8 inc ...
by AlargeClaret
Fri Jan 17, 2020 4:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sexism and leaving the field...
Replies: 25
Views: 1123

Re: Sexism and leaving the field...

Perhaps the players were so crap that a few of the crowd threw a bit of banter around ? With a paying crowd of say 100 people I’d imagine the shouts could be clearly heard . Women’s football is such a horrendous spectacle, if they choose to play the game they need to be able to handle a bit of stick...
by AlargeClaret
Fri Jan 17, 2020 4:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Weekend in Norwich to end the season
Replies: 18
Views: 795

Re: ARTICLE: Weekend in Norwich to end the season

CleggHall wrote:
Fri Jan 17, 2020 3:57 pm
Extra bacon, eggs and black pudding for Dave Thomas!
He sure likes his breakfasts.
Get Bernard Matthews on the case.
Bernard sends his regards ( from the grave ) as he’s been dead for 10 yrs !
by AlargeClaret
Thu Jan 16, 2020 5:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Arriving late
Replies: 26
Views: 1865

Re: Arriving late

Always thought anyone over 15mins late in the Bob Lord was presumed dead ?
by AlargeClaret
Wed Jan 15, 2020 12:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: I thought I had seen it all, but .....
Replies: 26
Views: 2070

Re: I thought I had seen it all, but .....

Pretty standard behaviour in Blackburn tbf . Looks like some old prossie . Bearing in mind the cameraman mentions he’s reported “assaults,robberies ,vandalism ,fly tipping “ some crackhead taking a dump just about puts the cherry on the top for the full “ a day in the life of a Blackburn resident “ ...
by AlargeClaret
Wed Jan 15, 2020 10:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Catching a killer... diary from the grave
Replies: 8
Views: 532

Re: Catching a killer... diary from the grave

Burnley1989 wrote:
Tue Jan 14, 2020 9:40 pm
I’m just watching an episode now of the fella that killed his mrs, it sounds sick but it’s great tv.

Horrible to see the sort of things humans do
That’s why the toilets are pixelated out
by AlargeClaret
Wed Jan 15, 2020 8:02 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Free snoods at Turf Moor (Leicester fans only)
Replies: 51
Views: 3394

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

there's just something about leicester fans, they really love all that corporate free hand out stuff. every time i see them at home, there's always some gimmicky tat left on or under the seats for them to play with. Its like a kids party. very odd. Summed up very well , they are the personification...
by AlargeClaret
Tue Jan 14, 2020 7:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Last Gesture By The Club
Replies: 45
Views: 2991

Re: Last Gesture By The Club

Leics are the Kings of happy clapping plastic though ,they had scarves or flags on seats last week for cup semi and when we played away this season they had scarves on all seats in a sea of robotic plastic ( though think it was helicopter crash anniversary ) The biggest faux pas was Man Utd in a cha...
by AlargeClaret
Tue Jan 14, 2020 5:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Gwyneth Paltrow
Replies: 36
Views: 2663

Re: Gwyneth Paltrow

I cant get the image of Madonna sat on the bog trying to depart with a huge log out of my head now,I can almost see her face grimacing Perhaps they’ll bring out a “ celebrity bumhole” airfreshner range? where you can impress friends and family by secretly spraying the bathroom with the erm “ after ...
by AlargeClaret
Tue Jan 14, 2020 11:48 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Gwyneth Paltrow
Replies: 36
Views: 2663

Re: Gwyneth Paltrow

Gwyneth is probs one of those women that doesn’t even poo, unlike say Madonna who famously requested a fully private toilet facility in her Glastonbury rider due to previously dropping a huge log and clogging the backstage bogs at a concert venue .Though for someone who openly admits to drinking the...
by AlargeClaret
Mon Jan 13, 2020 9:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Gwyneth Paltrow
Replies: 36
Views: 2663

Re: Gwyneth Paltrow

Rather unsurprisingly Gwyneths snatch aroma is not “ eau du fishmarket” but pretty much like your regular scrubber ... “geranium, citrusy bergamot, and cedar absolutes juxtaposed with Damask rose and ambrette seed.” I often thought the same at 4am lapping away drunkenly on some tarts snatch after 14...
by AlargeClaret
Mon Jan 13, 2020 9:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Greta Thunberg
Replies: 154
Views: 6761

Re: Greta Thunberg

God I hope she doesn’t follow Gwyneth into the candle business ...
by AlargeClaret
Mon Jan 13, 2020 9:41 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Norwich Bournemouth and West Ham.
Replies: 33
Views: 1998

Re: Norwich Bournemouth and West Ham.

48 points up fir grabs yet and the likes of Newcastle Everton and Palace could easily get dragged into it. Even shef Utd could implode
by AlargeClaret
Sun Jan 12, 2020 10:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Norwich Bournemouth and Burnley
Replies: 25
Views: 1679

Re: Norwich Bournemouth and Burnley

Sounds like the only thing missing from this thread is a rope ...
by AlargeClaret
Sun Jan 12, 2020 5:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chelsea v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 41
Views: 2316

Re: Chelsea v Burnley - Player Ratings

Pope 6 some good saves and 2nd goal just fractionally wrong footed looked worse than it was . Lowton 4 unlucky with pen but dead man walking Mee 6 does what he does Tarks 6 steady but I thought sloppy in the air Taylor 6 steady in the face of a rampaging left side Lennon 6 odd hints of former glorie...
by AlargeClaret
Sun Jan 12, 2020 5:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2019/20: Burnley v Norwich City – Cup Ticket Information
Replies: 105
Views: 3728

Re: 2019/20: Burnley v Norwich City – Cup Ticket Information

Probs be about 11-13k on inc maybe 1000-1500 from Norwich .Sat afternoon game not on telly helps though they should have made it a fiver for kids and OAP’s as let’s face it ,Norwich ( rather like ourselves) are probs the most unglamorous opposition possible .
by AlargeClaret
Fri Jan 10, 2020 8:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Should We Boycott Cyprus
Replies: 140
Views: 3697

Re: Should We Boycott Cyprus

Now you're not being consistent. The Cypriots are accused of bowing to political pressure from Israel in releasing the accused men. But when the Cypriots are "ready to pardon" her, that's because she was innocent. You are right in this argument, but there's no need to go too far. In trying to argue...
by AlargeClaret
Fri Jan 10, 2020 8:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Barnes and JBG ruled out for Chelsea
Replies: 95
Views: 2692

Re: BARNES-HOW LONG OUT

Burnley1989 wrote:
Thu Jan 09, 2020 8:54 pm
Especially with the Wood to Spurs rumours circulating now Kane has been ruled out
:lol: :lol: :lol:
I genuinely laughed out loud then !
by AlargeClaret
Fri Jan 10, 2020 6:37 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 .

I’m sure Justin Trudeau is already placing a severe retribution package together including mass Kumbaya singalongs and withdrawl of tea and coffee from the Iranian embassy. Though how in holy hell was this cleared to take off ??
by AlargeClaret
Thu Jan 09, 2020 7:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Trial of Christine Keeler
Replies: 20
Views: 860

Re: The Trial of Christine Keeler

It's not clear that Keeler was a prostitute. Ward was accused and found guilty of living off immoral earnings but apparently (according to Wiki) those alleged earnings were small in proportion to what he earned as an osteopath. https://www.theguardian.com/stage/2013/dec/11/stephen-ward-profumo-50-y...
by AlargeClaret
Thu Jan 09, 2020 7:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Trial of Christine Keeler
Replies: 20
Views: 860

Re: The Trial of Christine Keeler

Not a bad effort actually though the Ward age thing was a bit odd and they’ve been a bit over sympathetic to Keeler who was a prostitute rented out by Ward albeit at the higher end of things . It’s a fascinating bit of history though .
by AlargeClaret
Thu Jan 09, 2020 6:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Time to get rid of the Royal family?
Replies: 117
Views: 2759

Re: Time to get rid of the Royal family?

At this rate we’ll have “ Randy” as the next King ! No surprise re:Harry as his Mrs must be an absolute nightmare. Probs fancied being a Princess and thought London was like a Richard Curtis movie with Hugh Grant ,red telephone boxes , blustering politeness and chirpy cockneys . “Harry! It’s cold an...
by AlargeClaret
Thu Jan 09, 2020 6:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche interview
Replies: 21
Views: 2011

Re: Dyche interview

I just thought SD was open honest and quite detailed in explaining the situation ie the player has to be “ straight out the box quality “ and the terms /agents /fee etc etc has to be all in alignment . Ultimately we’re an unattractive club who don’t pay much .
by AlargeClaret
Thu Jan 09, 2020 3:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Should We Boycott Cyprus
Replies: 140
Views: 3697

Re: Should We Boycott Cyprus

The woman's solicitor was discussing "revenge porn" ages ago after the footage emerged and in light of that the guys were released. The case became on of "consensual sex" in the eyes of the Cypriots. Though bearing in mind the best chance most Cypriots/Isrealies have of getting laid is by "helping t...
by AlargeClaret
Thu Jan 09, 2020 9:23 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Should We Boycott Cyprus
Replies: 140
Views: 3697

Re: Should We Boycott Cyprus

I notice she was posing for pictures yesterday for the Sun with her passport /mum/suitcases etc etc and interestingly slightly less pixelated face. Though naturally if the Sun are offering her big bucks for her story it may compromise the legal side of things.
by AlargeClaret
Wed Jan 08, 2020 9:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Villa want Jay Rod
Replies: 59
Views: 4155

Re: Villa want Jay Rod

Wouldn’t blame JR for being a bit frustrated but he is getting some game time and this could be a good chance to win the shirt. He adds a little extra to the forward line . Tricky if no Wood or Barnes as surely Jeff behind JR and Lennon out wide will be the only real option and Jeff ain’t no no 10 u...
by AlargeClaret
Wed Jan 08, 2020 8:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Should We Boycott Cyprus
Replies: 140
Views: 3697

Re: Should We Boycott Cyprus

[quote="Burnley Ace" post_id=1180880 time=1578466984 user_id=672, not that I particularly want to watch a video of that description- what site did you watch it on and did it satisfy your “curiosity”?
[/quote]

:lol: :lol: Just out of interest ....
by AlargeClaret
Wed Jan 08, 2020 8:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Next Six premier league fixtures
Replies: 35
Views: 1893

Re: Next Six premier league fixtures

Arsenal and Leics at home have to be chances of points imo .Leics are no world beaters and Arsenal have been beyond poor -2-3 points Chels -Man Utd -Away -1 point I’d be happy with Soton-Bourn -2-4 points 5-8 points would be a great haul imo. Though I dearly hope we get a CM in ,were literally cryin...
by AlargeClaret
Wed Jan 08, 2020 5:59 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chris Eagles
Replies: 24
Views: 3465

Re: Chris Eagles

I remember him struggling with asthma when he was at Burnley - maybe he struggles to complete 90 mins these days? That’s an interesting angle and very feasible ( though no idea at all ) Oddly enough when naturally gifted players drop down the leagues they rarely shine late in career . Joe Cole ( no...
by AlargeClaret
Wed Jan 08, 2020 5:45 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Irishman
Replies: 21
Views: 2683

Re: The Irishman

Just watched this a second time during a long flight and though enjoyable the age thing at times just doesn’t work .Theres a scene where De Niro ( supposed to be about 40) beats a guy up yet he literally moves like an 80 yr old it’s painfully embarrassing ,though the “ de -aging” works far better wi...
by AlargeClaret
Tue Jan 07, 2020 11:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Word of the decade
Replies: 22
Views: 914

Re: Word of the decade

Wtf does “ they” refer to? Are they talking in the 3rd person or is it just gay thing like frotting or felching ??
by AlargeClaret
Tue Jan 07, 2020 10:25 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chris Eagles
Replies: 24
Views: 3465

Re: Chris Eagles

When he was at Bury I’m sure they stuck him with the u18’s as he was so sh1t. Tipped for big things at Man Utd but he’s had a reasonable career I guess he’s just skint now
by AlargeClaret
Tue Jan 07, 2020 10:18 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Whats with this media love affair with Dirty Leeds?
Replies: 39
Views: 1553

Re: Whats with this media love affair with Dirty Leeds?

They’ll get eaten alive in the prem playing their brand of football . People forget the huge gulf between champ and prem. Though I’d imagine they will attract enough investment to do a fulham/wolves /villa financial gamble . A vile club vile fans and I for one woujd love them to implode , they were ...
by AlargeClaret
Tue Jan 07, 2020 8:07 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Racism and leaving the field...
Replies: 62
Views: 1667

Re: Racism and leaving the field...

People are starting to think booing is monkey noises imo. Seems to be every time a prem player thinks he hears racist chanting, everyone is in uproar about “ racism” yet when nothing is found after ( and I quote the police) “ an exhaustive investigation was undertaken “ some people still aren’t happ...
by AlargeClaret
Mon Jan 06, 2020 8:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Arsenal vs Leeds
Replies: 106
Views: 3126

Re: Arsenal vs Leeds

Arsenal look truly dire ,Leeds remind me of a plucky 1st division outfit giving it ago . They’re chasing far too hard though and are gonna come unstuck if they’re not careful