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by Lancasterclaret
Wed Sep 30, 2020 12:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Bud Fight, sorry Presidential Debate
Replies: 171
Views: 2162

Re: The Bud Fight, sorry Presidential Debate

"Proud Boys, stand back and stand by! But I'll tell you what, somebody's got to do something about antifa and the left."

Explain that away boys

You are going to really struggle with it, but I fully expect you all to try to avoid accepting the reality that is right in front of you.
by Lancasterclaret
Wed Sep 30, 2020 12:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Bud Fight, sorry Presidential Debate
Replies: 171
Views: 2162

Re: The Bud Fight, sorry Presidential Debate

He's a fascist CC, and I'm only back from my sabbatical to make sure that people on here are aware of it.

Read it again CC.

"Proud Boys, stand back and stand by! But I'll tell you what, somebody's got to do something about antifa and the left."

That is a call to arms in case he loses.
by Lancasterclaret
Wed Sep 30, 2020 11:45 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Bud Fight, sorry Presidential Debate
Replies: 171
Views: 2162

Re: The Bud Fight, sorry Presidential Debate

"Proud Boys, stand back and stand by! But I'll tell you what, somebody's got to do something about antifa and the left."
by Lancasterclaret
Wed Sep 30, 2020 10:55 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Bud Fight, sorry Presidential Debate
Replies: 171
Views: 2162

Re: The Bud Fight, sorry Presidential Debate

Less time on facebook Dom would be my advice
by Lancasterclaret
Wed Sep 30, 2020 10:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Bud Fight, sorry Presidential Debate
Replies: 171
Views: 2162

Re: The Bud Fight, sorry Presidential Debate

Anyone offering Dom a coffee with milk will get the following reply

"I like my coffee black, like my shirts"
by Lancasterclaret
Wed Sep 30, 2020 10:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Bud Fight, sorry Presidential Debate
Replies: 171
Views: 2162

Re: The Bud Fight, sorry Presidential Debate

"Proud Boys, stand back and stand by! But I'll tell you what, somebody's got to do something about antifa and the left."

And he's still defended by people on here.

Seriously lads, your masks are slipping faster than Johnsons poll ratings.
by Lancasterclaret
Wed Sep 30, 2020 9:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Bud Fight, sorry Presidential Debate
Replies: 171
Views: 2162

Re: The Bud Fight, sorry Presidential Debate

Loving the backing for Trump from exactly the same people who have spent years denying reality. He's a fascist, and he's ready to make America burn to stay in power. "We need tough leaders" People say stuff like that if they either don't care how it looks to normal people or don't learn any lessons ...
by Lancasterclaret
Mon Sep 28, 2020 2:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Donald Trump
Replies: 2370
Views: 63416

Re: Donald Trump

n 2017, Trump paid $750 in federal taxes, but paid

—$15,598 in Panama
—$145,400 in India
—$156,824 in the Philippines

So much for America first.
by Lancasterclaret
Thu Sep 24, 2020 10:08 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who likes Boris?
Replies: 254
Views: 4920

Re: Who likes Boris?

One of the things he had done that is pretty impressive is that he'd killed internal dissent in the Tory Party. But to do that, he had to promise stuff that he can't deliver, and that is unravelling fast. And whatever else he's done, the six months of the COVID struggle haven't done him any favours,...
by Lancasterclaret
Wed Sep 23, 2020 9:21 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 4148
Views: 400467

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS SUMMER 2020(MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Our recruitment strategy is tailored to our expectations in the premier league. Every year we are in a relegation fight, so our transfer strategy reflects that. When you view it that way, then Brady getting a 1 year extension makes sense, as does the signing of Stephens, as does the money poured in ...
by Lancasterclaret
Thu Sep 17, 2020 9:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche on Tarkowski
Replies: 138
Views: 7116

Re: Dyche on Tarkowski

This is getting to the stage where it looks pretty obvious he's going btw.

If it gets any closer to £40 million then we have to look at it.
by Lancasterclaret
Thu Sep 17, 2020 9:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Best original movie soundtrack?
Replies: 46
Views: 747

Re: Best original movie soundtrack?

Last of the Mohicans

Interstellar

Inception
by Lancasterclaret
Wed Sep 16, 2020 11:23 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Battle of Britain Day
Replies: 27
Views: 618

Re: Battle of Britain Day

I’m thinking an Antony Beevor level of detail, read a lot of his stuff. Well, I loved his book on Stalingrad, quite liked his one on Berlin but found his book on D-Day rubbish! Its the sort of thing though in which I could read hundreds of books on it, even though each are dealing with the same bat...
by Lancasterclaret
Wed Sep 16, 2020 11:17 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Battle of Britain Day
Replies: 27
Views: 618

Re: Battle of Britain Day

The last one that I read that was exclusively on the Battle was by Len Deighton, and that was a few years ago and doesn't take into account German losses or sources if I recall. I tend to read stuff about North Africa/Far East/Naval on the war to be honest. He's more on the side of it being almost c...
by Lancasterclaret
Wed Sep 16, 2020 11:06 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Battle of Britain Day
Replies: 27
Views: 618

Re: Battle of Britain Day

As an aside, if anyone is interested in reading a memoir of the Battle of Britain pilot, then you can't beat "First Light" by Geoffrey Wellum
by Lancasterclaret
Wed Sep 16, 2020 10:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Battle of Britain Day
Replies: 27
Views: 618

Re: Battle of Britain Day

Superdimitri is quite correct if anyone is vaguely interested in having their preconceptions challenged (unlikely), then the we have way of making you talk podcast did a great special three part special on this. https://www.listennotes.com/podcasts/we-have-ways-of-making-you-talk-goalhanger-X_QA3ck6...
by Lancasterclaret
Tue Sep 15, 2020 2:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wow BJ eviscerates the EU!!!
Replies: 395
Views: 8040

Re: Wow BJ eviscerates the EU!!!

Hi Sid

Genuine question here

You do know that the government reason (food shortages NI due to EU blockade) that has got you and Ringo all hot under the collar isn't actually sorted by this bill right?

(back to lurking)
by Lancasterclaret
Mon Sep 14, 2020 11:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wow BJ eviscerates the EU!!!
Replies: 395
Views: 8040

Re: Wow BJ eviscerates the EU!!!

This thread sums up why I stopped posting.

You can't argue or debate with people who think this kind of thing is okay, just because its your side.

I wish you all the luck in the world, but this kind of thing doesn't help anybody and its going to blow up in our face.
by Lancasterclaret
Mon Sep 07, 2020 9:31 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: It's not just about Brexit
Replies: 1121
Views: 22451

Re: It's not just about Brexit

martin_p wrote:
Mon Sep 07, 2020 9:29 am
Welcome back :)
Only logged in to see if people are still pretending that its all going well.

To be honest, this thread serves no point whatsoever, the people who want this are happy to pretend this is what they wanted all along, so the best bet is to leave them to it.
by Lancasterclaret
Mon Sep 07, 2020 9:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: It's not just about Brexit
Replies: 1121
Views: 22451

Re: It's not just about Brexit

This is going really well isn't it?
by Lancasterclaret
Wed Mar 18, 2020 11:24 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 13866
Views: 286338

Re: Coronavirus

Only logged in to hope everyone gets through this okay.

Take care all xx
by Lancasterclaret
Fri Nov 29, 2019 8:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Drinkwater in Dyche's thoughts for Saturday
Replies: 45
Views: 2258

Re: Drinkwater in Dyche's thoughts for Saturday

Good, we need competition for as many places as possible.
by Lancasterclaret
Thu Nov 28, 2019 7:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 5094
Views: 90266

Re: General Election Is On

Are you a massive Corbynista Inchy? He's just making a very good point. You are one of the brighter and more rational ones from the other side of the debate on here Damo. I get that Brexit is a big deal for some, I get that disliking Corbyn is a big deal for others, but surely this is a "none of th...
by Lancasterclaret
Thu Nov 28, 2019 7:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 5094
Views: 90266

Re: General Election Is On

So we are expected to believe that Johnson will stand up to the likes of Putin and Trump when he's **** scared of Andrew Neil?
by Lancasterclaret
Thu Nov 28, 2019 9:04 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 5094
Views: 90266

Re: General Election Is On

:? Odd. A backhanded compliment but apart from saying how Corbyn’s taxes will take an extra five grand off my household (as basic rate taxpayers), making his 5% claim a total lie, I’ve done nothing but bang on about who is best to sort out left behind northern people, so I don’t know where selfishn...
by Lancasterclaret
Thu Nov 28, 2019 7:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 5094
Views: 90266

Re: General Election Is On

Both sides are crap but I want my crap side to win so I will only say crap about the other crap side. What an election this is Thats it in a nutshell I wouldn't mind too much if Johnson had to do something to win, but he doesn't have to. All he has to do is mention these things all the time - Brexi...
by Lancasterclaret
Thu Nov 28, 2019 7:41 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 0-5 v Gillingham and 0-6 v City
Replies: 65
Views: 2407

Re: 0-5 v Gillingham and 0-6 v City

"TAYLOR FOR ENGLAND"

and someone near us bellowing as he knocked in his fifth "FIVE? YOU SHOULD BE GETTING TEN AGAINST THIS LOT"

The Man City game was just shite though, with nothing good or funny about it at all.
by Lancasterclaret
Wed Nov 27, 2019 6:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 5094
Views: 90266

Re: General Election Is On

RMutt wrote:Rowls is encouraging what is tantamount to voter fraud in his Vote 'NO' thread.
Yeah, but its Rowls though!

Imagine taking a single word he said seriously!
by Lancasterclaret
Wed Nov 27, 2019 6:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 5094
Views: 90266

Re: General Election Is On

claretandy wrote:Trust you to minimise voting fraud.
You are quite fond of throwing allegations around like that, but when anyone calls you what you are, you get all offended

Ok Boomer?
by Lancasterclaret
Wed Nov 27, 2019 10:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 5094
Views: 90266

Re: General Election Is On

What does this even mean though ? Surely it’s just more politicking which will be denied with the back and forth ping pong we normally get. Anyway I have checked both Rightmove and Zoopla and I can categorically confirm the NHS is not for sale.. You need to widen your filters! I get what you mean t...
by Lancasterclaret
Wed Nov 27, 2019 10:18 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 5094
Views: 90266

Re: General Election Is On

Labour claiming they have evidence that the NHS is for sale.

If they can back it up, this is the sort of thing that makes people change their vote.

Must be true btw, the right wing twitter accounts are already spinning like mad.

They only do that when they realise there is a risk.
by Lancasterclaret
Wed Nov 27, 2019 10:12 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 5094
Views: 90266

Re: General Election Is On

If you cut 20,000 police officers then employ 20,000 police officers how many more police officers do you have? If you promise to build 200,000 homes under the affordable housing scheme then don't build any how many have you built? If you say you're building 40 new hospitals, but only have the fund...
by Lancasterclaret
Wed Nov 27, 2019 10:10 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 5094
Views: 90266

Re: General Election Is On

If it be your will wrote:Is chucking a frog on a campfire then cackling with glee as its legs shrivelled in a hopeless attempt to escape the embers evil?

I'd rather the Tories had done that than brought in Universal Credit, that's all.
I BET THEY DID THAT AS KIDS AS WELL.
by Lancasterclaret
Wed Nov 27, 2019 9:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 5094
Views: 90266

Re: General Election Is On

Not sure if this should be on this thread or the Brexit thread but a plea from trace experts for some realism in the public discourse about the future trade deals.

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by Lancasterclaret
Wed Nov 27, 2019 9:06 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 5094
Views: 90266

Re: General Election Is On

If I was his advisor I would be telling him to do it ASAP for that reason. It is what true leaders do. Whether he is a true leader remains to be seen. I’m about to go and do some work but just wanted to say I agree with the above points on mental health, nurse training etc. In general (I have had s...
by Lancasterclaret
Wed Nov 27, 2019 9:03 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 5094
Views: 90266

Re: General Election Is On

They have actually done a hell of a lot - mainly in developing the NHS Long Term Plan which does a lot of the things I just wrote about, but the social care issue is the sticking point. Theresa May tried to solve it but got panned for the Dementia Tax and had to drop it. Boris is thus rightly too s...
by Lancasterclaret
Wed Nov 27, 2019 8:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 5094
Views: 90266

Re: General Election Is On

The big crisis (of many) is in frail elderly, where costs are enormous, lengths of hospital stay are huge, and social care doesn’t have enough provision for them so they stay in beds even after a Section 5 notice has been issued. This then “knocks on” to other patients in terms of bed capacity. Tho...
by Lancasterclaret
Wed Nov 27, 2019 8:30 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 5094
Views: 90266

Re: General Election Is On

Most depressing "Anywhere but Westminister" yet

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by Lancasterclaret
Wed Nov 27, 2019 8:30 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 5094
Views: 90266

Re: General Election Is On

You do know don’t you Lancs that the Tories have been in charge of the NHS for over two thirds of its existence? It has done very well in that time. The demands of an ageing population put huge pressure on an ideology of a low tax, small public sector economy, and no doubts the Tories are wrestling...
by Lancasterclaret
Wed Nov 27, 2019 8:07 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 5094
Views: 90266

Re: General Election Is On

I would say forcing people into poverty needlessly is evil. I would say underfunding the NHS to the point where people are needlessly dying is evil. I would say 17000 people dying whist waiting for their disability benefit as evil. Yeah they are not dropping bombs on people but no doubt Tory polici...
by Lancasterclaret
Wed Nov 27, 2019 7:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 5094
Views: 90266

Re: General Election Is On

Okay, a few thoughts now my blood pressure is down. The words 'to a fault' have never been more aptly used than to describe Corbyn, whom I'll still be voting for (and equally, against Johnson) in spite of how much his principles get in the way of more pragmatic politicking like, I dunno', giving a ...
by Lancasterclaret
Tue Nov 26, 2019 5:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 5094
Views: 90266

Re: General Election Is On

It's not hard to imagine that a few agents of the media could easily promote the scenario you describe Lancs. I probably know 60 or 70 Labour Party members personally. I'd be honestly amazed if a single one entertained the nasty racist views you mention. So I think for you to suggest the Labour Par...
by Lancasterclaret
Tue Nov 26, 2019 5:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 5094
Views: 90266

Re: General Election Is On

PFI is shite, but at least it meant hospitals that we needed got built.

There isn't anything in the past nine years that suggest the Tories can be trusted on the NHS, and where is policy for dealing with the collapse of social care?
by Lancasterclaret
Tue Nov 26, 2019 9:15 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 5094
Views: 90266

Re: General Election Is On

fair enough, so you cant actually tell me why they are worried about Jeremy Corbyn being Prime Minister even though the Labour party have taken actual measures to eliminate antisemitism. For fear of whataboutery, as a member of a minority group (disabled) I am seriously worried if Boris Johnson get...
by Lancasterclaret
Tue Nov 26, 2019 9:03 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Recommendations for a good book....
Replies: 52
Views: 1970

Re: Recommendations for a good book....

Beevor definitely peaked with "Stalingrad" Hasn't done anything remotely as good since. If you are going for Dickens, then the only one I've actually read is "A Tale of Two Cities". I've never got beyond about page 30 of "War and Peace" as well! Anabasis by Xenophon (the tale of the 10,000 Greek mer...
by Lancasterclaret
Tue Nov 26, 2019 8:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 5094
Views: 90266

Re: General Election Is On

agreed Why is that? is it actually evidence based or right wing press rhetoric based? I'm not saying the Tories are worse or better, but I am highlighting that they are also wrong. I don't understand why the press are not running Tory racism with the same enthusiasm as they are for the Labour antis...
by Lancasterclaret
Tue Nov 26, 2019 8:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 5094
Views: 90266

Re: General Election Is On

In other words, turn yourself into a watered down Tory party with the support of Murdoch and you might stand a chance. Remember Blair was Thatcher's lasting achievement. Take out the word "Blair" from the quote and its 100% inarguable. I'm not even close to being a Blairite, or a Brownite or whatev...
by Lancasterclaret
Tue Nov 26, 2019 8:25 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 5094
Views: 90266

Re: General Election Is On

because its relevant mate. I have seen the Labour Party taking actual action over the Antisemitism issue, albeit "too little too late" for you and others, but I have seen nothing from the Tories in relation to anti-Islamic hatred or their leader using actual racist words. One party is taking actual...
by Lancasterclaret
Tue Nov 26, 2019 8:19 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: General Election Is On
Replies: 5094
Views: 90266

Re: General Election Is On

And here we have the problem

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