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by houseboy
Tue Nov 19, 2019 12:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Car tyre keeps losing pressure
Replies: 12
Views: 183

Re: Car tyre keeps losing pressure

Have you p!ssed off a neighbour? :lol: :lol: :lol:
by houseboy
Tue Nov 19, 2019 12:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BREAKING NEWS: Paul McCartney
Replies: 69
Views: 2576

Re: BREAKING NEWS: Paul McCartney

Changed 15 years to 45 and you have a valid point. Like all those 60’s greats. Paul had a period when he was superb. Nowadays, well for the last 40 years him, Dylan, The Who, The Stones, whoever bloody else has been really shite. All Things Must Pass by Harrison surpasses anything McCartney ever di...
by houseboy
Tue Nov 19, 2019 12:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BREAKING NEWS: Paul McCartney
Replies: 69
Views: 2576

Re: BREAKING NEWS: Paul McCartney

But Lennon/McCartney was a partnership in name alone. It’s well known they used to write the songs individually with minimal input from the other. I saw a programme a few years ago on the Top 50 Beatles songs, one of those lists where the public has voted. Was interesting to note that most of the t...
by houseboy
Tue Nov 19, 2019 11:12 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BREAKING NEWS: Paul McCartney
Replies: 69
Views: 2576

Re: BREAKING NEWS: Paul McCartney

“ but his songwriting skills leave a little to be desired” Jesus wept In my opinion that is true. If you think I am wrong please tell me what he has written in the last 15 years that is good. If I haven't heard it then I'll listen and give you an honest appraisal. If I look back over the last 40 ye...
by houseboy
Tue Nov 19, 2019 11:04 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BREAKING NEWS: Paul McCartney
Replies: 69
Views: 2576

Re: BREAKING NEWS: Paul McCartney

This is pretty much my view too. Crazy that people are knocking him for being "an old git" / "overrated" etc, he's achieved worldwide renown for pleasing people and never ****ed anybody over despite his wealth and power (in fact, he seems an all-round good guy). Written/part-wri...
by houseboy
Tue Nov 19, 2019 10:57 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BREAKING NEWS: Paul McCartney
Replies: 69
Views: 2576

Re: BREAKING NEWS: Paul McCartney

LoveCurryPies wrote:All the people making negative comments.....of you met him, you’d all be on here going “guess who I met?” :lol:

Yes maybe they would but wouldn't they say the same if they had ever met Ossama Bin Laden? Famous people get a mention if people meet them whether they are good bad or indifferent.
by houseboy
Tue Nov 19, 2019 9:38 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bravest thing you have seen.
Replies: 48
Views: 1532

Re: Bravest thing you have seen.

I'd say there's often a fine line between the two. Given the fatality rates in the trenches then going over the top and charging a machine gun nest was stupid but undoubtedly also brave. These protesters were trying to occupy the police so that other protesters could escape from the university wher...
by houseboy
Tue Nov 19, 2019 9:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bravest thing you have seen.
Replies: 48
Views: 1532

Re: Bravest thing you have seen.

Lots of people in the world don't enjoy the freedoms that you take for granted Jakub. Never forget that. Bravest thing I've ever seen? People born in the 1950s going on about how tough it was in World War II because they only saw a banana when they were four. Now that is bravery I just can't compre...
by houseboy
Tue Nov 19, 2019 9:21 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bravest thing you have seen.
Replies: 48
Views: 1532

Re: Bravest thing you have seen.

Watching the Isis guys fly those planes into the twin towers. I know people like to frame courage as something that is morally right but it didnt half take some balls to do what they did even if it was for an horrific cause You know mate this is a good post. Sometimes the bad guy does brave things ...
by houseboy
Tue Nov 19, 2019 9:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who is this that put us through agony?
Replies: 30
Views: 1838

Re: Who is this that put us through agony?

yTib wrote:i think just 'orient' is a better name for a club.

That's a name for one of the entrances at the Trafford Centre - it's quite grand.
by houseboy
Tue Nov 19, 2019 9:10 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BREAKING NEWS: Paul McCartney
Replies: 69
Views: 2576

Re: BREAKING NEWS: Paul McCartney

This just has to be a contender for one of the most stupid posts ever submitted on this forum. Why. Exactly. Just look at what you have written, analyse it then come back and say again what you have just said. Remember you have claimed my post about McArtney to be 'one of the most stupid posts ever...
by houseboy
Mon Nov 18, 2019 4:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BREAKING NEWS: Paul McCartney
Replies: 69
Views: 2576

Re: BREAKING NEWS: Paul McCartney

I reckon you must have been chatting with my Brother... with your love of all things McCartney :lol: :lol: :lol: LaLD definitely his only post Beatles decent offering To be fair (as always) the lad can sing, he has an excellent top range, but his songwriting skills leave a little to be desired. I j...
by houseboy
Mon Nov 18, 2019 4:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BREAKING NEWS: Paul McCartney
Replies: 69
Views: 2576

Re: BREAKING NEWS: Paul McCartney

Croydon Claret wrote:If you play it backwards there's a recipe for a lentil soup

Is that a bit like Sympathy for the Devilled Carrots?
by houseboy
Mon Nov 18, 2019 4:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BREAKING NEWS: Paul McCartney
Replies: 69
Views: 2576

Re: BREAKING NEWS: Paul McCartney

When was the last good song that he recorded? Must have been in Wings. It was definitely pre-Frog-bloody Chorus. Is McArtney possibly the most over-rated artist ever? I'm not certain but other than with Lennon and a couple of solo gems whilst still with the Beatles has he done much at all? Even Gun...
by houseboy
Mon Nov 18, 2019 3:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: War of the Worlds....
Replies: 40
Views: 1232

Re: War of the Worlds....

Irwin Allen wrote and produced it along with another number of sci fi projects... Lost in Space, Land of the Giants, The Time Tunnel....... He also did (I think) "The Poseidon Adventure" and "Towering Infermo" He was responsible for some good stuff mate. By the way did the Tower...
by houseboy
Mon Nov 18, 2019 3:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: War of the Worlds....
Replies: 40
Views: 1232

Re: War of the Worlds....

LeadBelly wrote:Some of the (most recent version of) Mary Queen of Scots was filmed there in summer 2017; couldve been that. I havent seen that film yet, looks a bit cheesy v historic reality.

Sounds about right as it think it might have been around then. Never actually seen that.
by houseboy
Mon Nov 18, 2019 3:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: War of the Worlds....
Replies: 40
Views: 1232

Re: War of the Worlds....

It wasn't really a spot m8 ... I just looked up "David Hedison" as you had prompted some early memories with "Voyage to the bottom of the Sea" and Captain Crane Loved that series mate. Used to always wait for that moment when Seaview would almost leap from the water when surfaci...
by houseboy
Mon Nov 18, 2019 3:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Robbie Blake on Brian Laws appointmemt
Replies: 99
Views: 3534

Re: Robbie Blake on Brian Laws appointmemt

fidelcastro wrote:It was close to the end of the transfer window.

Any new manager had limited time to bring in new players.

Thanks for that mate - all clear now.
by houseboy
Mon Nov 18, 2019 3:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: War of the Worlds....
Replies: 40
Views: 1232

Re: War of the Worlds....

I went with a relative for a look round central Liverpool in early April 2018, they were filming this around St George's Hall then. Quite a lot of actors/extras and film crew. It illustrates how long these types of series take to plan/film/release I guess as that's 18-19 months ago. I'd forgot all ...
by houseboy
Mon Nov 18, 2019 2:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: War of the Worlds....
Replies: 40
Views: 1232

Re: War of the Worlds....

WotW 1953 film didn't star David Hedison house... Have just double checked it, it was the Actor from Burkes Law .... Gene Barry. Sorry about that Boss, I knew it was a well known TV actor, musta been getting confused with the Fly. I'd like to congratulate Boss for spotting my deliberate mistake wit...
by houseboy
Mon Nov 18, 2019 2:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Robbie Blake on Brian Laws appointmemt
Replies: 99
Views: 3534

Re: Robbie Blake on Brian Laws appointmemt

Not sure how the board can be blamed - not too many meet the basic criteria at the time - Burnley connection Experienced in the championship Available Oh and you have a week or so to find someone The list of contenders would not have been long - Laws/Alexander was as good as could be found in be fo...
by houseboy
Mon Nov 18, 2019 2:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: War of the Worlds....
Replies: 40
Views: 1232

Re: War of the Worlds....

The special effects were excellent. The film lagged a bit in the last reel, but overall it was a fair effort. Excellent film but not at all close to the book. Even remotely. The only connection was the Alien attack and the war machines. And what were those things that dropped from the sky in the be...
by houseboy
Mon Nov 18, 2019 2:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: War of the Worlds....
Replies: 40
Views: 1232

Re: War of the Worlds....

Dig out "Mysterious Island" m8 but 1st read "20,000 Leagues under the sea" Jules Verne a master story teller too m8. Again all on my kindle :) holiday reading .... David Hedison was Felix Leiter to both Moore (live and let die) and Dalton (Licence to Kill) He was also the scient...
by houseboy
Mon Nov 18, 2019 2:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: War of the Worlds....
Replies: 40
Views: 1232

Re: War of the Worlds....

what you mean "finally"? Speilberg already did a version in the modern era, bud. Can see you're not much of a cinephile. Leave the critiques to the experts in future mate Sorry bud but what exactly is your 'critique' about? There have been two films (as far as I know) and neither is set i...
by houseboy
Mon Nov 18, 2019 2:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: War of the Worlds....
Replies: 40
Views: 1232

Re: War of the Worlds....

Yeah they love using him to stand on when changing a light bulb :lol: :lol: I have it on Kindle m8 along with "The Time Machine" another great read ... HG Wells and Arthur C Clarke - my two all-time favourite Sci-fi writers. There was a realism built into Clarke's stuff that remained even...
by houseboy
Mon Nov 18, 2019 1:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: War of the Worlds....
Replies: 40
Views: 1232

Re: War of the Worlds....

It's set in early Edwardian times (about 1905 I think) rather than late Victorian, but that puts it less than ten years ahead of when it should have been so no big deal. It's certainly not an exact retelling of the book, the main characters are changed and rounded out slightly to give them more of ...
by houseboy
Mon Nov 18, 2019 1:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jokes wanted....
Replies: 64
Views: 2603

Re: Jokes wanted....

FactualFrank wrote:> 'Please enter new password'
= 'chicken'
> 'Sorry. Password must contain a capital'
= 'chickenkiev'

Yes yes yes. My kind of humour. Chicken bloody Kiev - runs off into the distance laughing uncontrollably. :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
by houseboy
Mon Nov 18, 2019 1:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Jokes wanted....
Replies: 64
Views: 2603

Re: Jokes wanted....

Hi guys ..... I am running out of jokes for our regular friday quiz night .... I run our rollover jackpot higher lower game and we always have a joke of the week. Which I tell after I tell them how much could be won and a ticket is drawn. Thought I would see what our resident comedians could offer ...
by houseboy
Mon Nov 18, 2019 1:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: War of the Worlds....
Replies: 40
Views: 1232

Re: War of the Worlds....

ClaretAndJew wrote:My nickname is tripod.

Is it really - nice one for the ladies.
by houseboy
Mon Nov 18, 2019 12:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: War of the Worlds....
Replies: 40
Views: 1232

Re: War of the Worlds....

Croydon Claret wrote:Anybody watching this who hasn't listened to Jeff Wayne's soundtrack?

If so then download it pronto

We still have a copy on vinyl. ;) Great piece but wouldn't be half the piece it is if it wasn't for Justin Hayward. Generally great but his contributions stand out for me.
by houseboy
Mon Nov 18, 2019 12:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: War of the Worlds....
Replies: 40
Views: 1232

Re: War of the Worlds....

Recorded but not watched yet but the ads seem to make it look 'right'. The film adaptations have stolen the whole story and made it America saves the world again (in modern times). This is (or appears to be) the correct story set in Victorian (I think) times. Does the first pod still land in Leather...
by houseboy
Mon Nov 18, 2019 12:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Buying a British built car
Replies: 34
Views: 1401

Re: Buying a British built car

Quickenthetempo wrote:Depends where you live?

The Juke performs far better in the Birmingham area than Burnley.

You very nearly had me there bud - very good - very good indeed. :lol: :lol: :lol:
by houseboy
Mon Nov 18, 2019 12:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Robbie Blake on Brian Laws appointmemt
Replies: 99
Views: 3534

Re: Robbie Blake on Brian Laws appointmemt

Ah but Eddie didn't lie to everyone house... his wife not moving with him, them having a baby and his Mum dying had a huge influence on his move. Nobody disputes what Owen did for us ... taking a team of misfits and making them into a Premier League side. Its the method of his departure and what he...
by houseboy
Mon Nov 18, 2019 10:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Glasgow
Replies: 55
Views: 2256

Re: Glasgow

Bosscat wrote::lol: you are a smooth opera(tor) house ;)

Don't give me all that 'jazz' Boss. :lol: :lol:
by houseboy
Mon Nov 18, 2019 10:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Robbie Blake on Brian Laws appointmemt
Replies: 99
Views: 3534

Re: Robbie Blake on Brian Laws appointmemt

I still believe if Coyle had stayed we would have had a far better chance than with Laws. When it was announced he was our new man I actually genuinely believed someone was having a joke. The Coyle haters on here should try to remember what he did for us. Okay his record elsewhere is poor, apart fro...
by houseboy
Mon Nov 18, 2019 10:18 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Glasgow
Replies: 55
Views: 2256

Re: Glasgow

You are very 'Sharp' today house or are you going to change your name to 'flat' and the 'scale' of your posts are definitely not in 'tune' with the thread ;) Ah Boss a rather 'downbeat' post from you. You should get yourself off to the 'bar' and get a good 'measure' of ale in you. If you can 'beat'...
by houseboy
Mon Nov 18, 2019 10:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Grounds That Burnley Haven't Had Much Change From
Replies: 52
Views: 1478

Re: Grounds That Burnley Haven't Had Much Change From

whentheballmoves wrote:I know what you mean, but I has not been demolished. Pretty much 100% still standing as it was when it was in use!

Well I never - I thought I'd read that it was gone. :D
by houseboy
Fri Nov 15, 2019 2:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Grounds That Burnley Haven't Had Much Change From
Replies: 52
Views: 1478

Re: Grounds That Burnley Haven't Had Much Change From

Lord Beamish wrote:Millmoor, Rotherham has always been a bit of a graveyard for us.

And it'll never improve now as it has been demolished. Actually the New York Stadium that replaced it is a very nice ground and really easy to get to.
by houseboy
Fri Nov 15, 2019 2:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Glasgow
Replies: 55
Views: 2256

Re: Glasgow

Bosscat wrote:Now Now lets not lower the tone :lol:

Do Tee La So Fa Me Ray Do. Now that's lowering the tone Boss. :lol: :lol: :lol:
by houseboy
Fri Nov 15, 2019 2:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: One for Pstotto
Replies: 34
Views: 1089

Re: One for Pstotto

Well m8 they would need to find a Rhyme Pstotto is permanently Blotto That would fit :D Absolutely brilliant Boss - marvelous. Pstotto is hellishly difficult to find a rhyme to that involves drunkenness. Grotto is no good and neither is Lotto. I believe Potted is a word for being drunk but that is ...
by houseboy
Fri Nov 15, 2019 12:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Glasgow
Replies: 55
Views: 2256

Re: Glasgow

claretonthecoast1882 wrote:a £1 coin :D

I was going to say their cocks but then anything can happen in Glasgow after a few 'drams'.
by houseboy
Fri Nov 15, 2019 12:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Glasgow
Replies: 55
Views: 2256

Re: Glasgow

McNeees Chippy.. Excellent Deep Fried Scotch Pie and Deep fried Mars Bars... Scotch_pie_dissection.jpg images (7).jpeg Problem is a deep fried Mars bar looks like a fried turd :? I had my first ever deep fried steak pie in Scotland 30 odd years ago bud and I tried it with trepidation. They are f!ck...
by houseboy
Fri Nov 15, 2019 12:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAKE NEWS - EU edition
Replies: 60
Views: 1752

Re: FAKE NEWS - EU edition

Cryssys wrote:My apologies houseboy. I was confusing your post with that made by gtclaret, above.

I apologise unreservedly to you. There are only a very small number of things that I get so mad about and being called a racist is one of the worst. I accept your apology and again I am sorry for the rant.
by houseboy
Fri Nov 15, 2019 11:57 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England vs Montenegro
Replies: 68
Views: 1956

Re: England vs Montenegro

I think we are now as good as anyone in the world going forward. Last night, without Sterling who has come good in a major way recently, we scored 7 goals, that's a big seven, in the past we haven't done that against the likes of San Marino and Malta. Make no mistake we will frighten some teams in t...
by houseboy
Fri Nov 15, 2019 11:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England vs Montenegro
Replies: 68
Views: 1956

Re: England vs Montenegro

Where's bloody VAR?? Was that not handball by Abraham leading to the goal. Admittedly he didn't mean to, but these days, if it leads to a goal it's not allowed!! (And how daft did he look actually avoiding scoring when he was inches from the line? Weird, but then again I think he's overrated rubbis...
by houseboy
Fri Nov 15, 2019 11:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAKE NEWS - EU edition
Replies: 60
Views: 1752

Re: FAKE NEWS - EU edition

Shame you weren't in the war Houseboy, Jerry would have been beaten by 1942 if we'd just had more like you On a non-Brexit note. Apparently (I haven't seen it) Lineker's war thing on the telly box mentioned someone in a battle that could easily have been my dad. Given that my dad was in or around t...
by houseboy
Fri Nov 15, 2019 9:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAKE NEWS - EU edition
Replies: 60
Views: 1752

Re: FAKE NEWS - EU edition

Plenty did and still do. You just have to look at some of the garbage posted on the brexit threads to see how gullible some people are when it reinforces their preconceptions. Unfortunately there are racists in all countries and that is sad but it will never be eradicated because too many people ha...
by houseboy
Fri Nov 15, 2019 9:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: FAKE NEWS - EU edition
Replies: 60
Views: 1752

Re: FAKE NEWS - EU edition

Of course a lot of people took them seriously. The Tory press has systematically and repeatedly published stories that are blatantly untrue as part of their long running anti EU campaign. If you throw enough mud some of it will stick, particularly with those who want it to believe it. Where do you ...
by houseboy
Thu Nov 14, 2019 2:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: One for Pstotto
Replies: 34
Views: 1089

Re: One for Pstotto

Have said it once and will say it again.... Its Edukashunel in ere innit House and his talk of philosophers means only one thing....... https://youtu.be/l9SqQNgDrgg Singalong words below...... Immanuel Kant was a real pissant Who was very rarely stable Heidegger, Heidegger was a boozy beggar Who co...
by houseboy
Thu Nov 14, 2019 1:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: One for Pstotto
Replies: 34
Views: 1089

Re: One for Pstotto

Star/triangle or not... most think they see an upside down triangle when in reality there is nothing just an empty space pxxbkytsyvrng0ga-mob.jpg As Phil Collins said, take a look at me now. Incidentally Zen would say that the triangle exists just as surely as the lines and dots. Either it exists o...

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