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by Colburn_Claret
Tue Jul 16, 2019 7:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is Attenborough right?
Replies: 117
Views: 2604

Re: Is Attenborough right?

Imploding Turtle wrote::lol: You didn't come ******* close to repeating what i said.

I said that cutting the rate of births in this country would have harmful effects on our ageing society. You said that i said that people should have as many kids as possible.

do you see the ******* difference?

No
by Colburn_Claret
Tue Jul 16, 2019 7:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is Attenborough right?
Replies: 117
Views: 2604

Re: Is Attenborough right?

Again, you're just making **** up. I didn't call him moronic, i called his idea moronic. I didn't say we don't need to rethink the way we pay taxes, i didn't deny the problem of funding welfare. I said that it is ******* moronic to think that you can solve the problem by simply eliminating the welf...
by Colburn_Claret
Tue Jul 16, 2019 1:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is Attenborough right?
Replies: 117
Views: 2604

Re: Is Attenborough right?

Colburn's idea was already pretty silly, but you just decided to drive that silly-mobile right off the cliff of moronic, didn't you? :roll: This idea would destroy the economy, unless you're willing to welcome in unlimited numbers of immigrants to pay the taxes required to fund the healthcare and p...
by Colburn_Claret
Tue Jul 16, 2019 1:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is Attenborough right?
Replies: 117
Views: 2604

Re: Is Attenborough right?

Imploding Turtle wrote:If you're just going to make **** up then what's the point of even discussing things with you?

Apart from adding, presumably pensioners, I repeated what you wrote. If I'm wrong who are these utopians living the life, that require more and more children to fund it?
by Colburn_Claret
Tue Jul 16, 2019 12:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is Attenborough right?
Replies: 117
Views: 2604

Re: Is Attenborough right?

You don't have a solution either. What you're talking about as a "solution" would lead to the complete collapse of society, just like climate change would, only with a different cause. When you consider a solution to mean something that actually solves the problem then you have presented ...
by Colburn_Claret
Sun Jul 14, 2019 7:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England v New Zealand
Replies: 582
Views: 8468

Re: England v New Zealand

What a fantastic game, been through every emotion possible in the last hour and a half. Still can hardly believe it.
A lot of sympathy to NZ, fielded fantastically, didn't deserve to lose, but nobody did today. The game of cricket was the winner.
by Colburn_Claret
Fri Jul 12, 2019 6:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is Attenborough right?
Replies: 117
Views: 2604

Re: Is Attenborough right?

The root of all evil Climate change housing shortages lack of jobs plastic in the oceans traffic congestion bed shortages in hospitals There is just too many people on this planet, and every day, nay every second, it gets worse. Until the human race addresses this problem then we are all just ******...
by Colburn_Claret
Thu Jul 11, 2019 11:18 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Australia v England Cricket Semi Final
Replies: 240
Views: 3641

Re: Australia v England Cricket Semi Final

A good start, but missed it as I've been on the computer.

I daren't turn the TV on now incase I jinx them, am I the only idiot to think like this :lol:
by Colburn_Claret
Wed Jul 10, 2019 9:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1882
Views: 168340

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Good to see Dyche referring to adding some more flexibility to the squad. One thing that's quite noticeable about our squad is that quite a lot of players are quite rigid - none of our wide players are that comfortable up front (and vice versa), nor our defenders in midfield, etc. Bardsley can cove...
by Colburn_Claret
Wed Jul 10, 2019 4:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Defour injured again?
Replies: 76
Views: 8092

Re: Defour injured again?

There are loads of the lads not shown training, head tennis, jogging etc.... I suppose they are all injured too.... You said he wasn't in any pictures or videos .... I was just stating he was :lol: :lol: :lol: What I said was that in every video of them running or passing he was missing, and he is....
by Colburn_Claret
Wed Jul 10, 2019 12:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Defour injured again?
Replies: 76
Views: 8092

Re: Defour injured again?

"Day 2 Jay Rod joins the lads" video on Clarets player... Steven Defour clearly in 7 or 8 shots ffs... he has had his head shaved you know lol... Also on the gallery shots on the website.. Small.jpeg He is in several shots, but none of him actually working. There are loads of the players ...
by Colburn_Claret
Wed Jul 10, 2019 12:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Defour injured again?
Replies: 76
Views: 8092

Re: Defour injured again?

Anyway Westwood more than stepped up to the mark in defours absence ,it is no bigy Of course it's a biggy, he can't do it on his own, and we have no one good enough to compliment him. No disrespect to Jay or Pieters, but the key to having a good season for us is a fit Defour, or a bloody good repla...
by Colburn_Claret
Wed Jul 10, 2019 11:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Defour injured again?
Replies: 76
Views: 8092

Re: Defour injured again?

I scanned all the videos of the lads in Portugal, every group of them running or kicking the ball about, and Defour is missing. I'd be gobsmacked if he isn't injured, but as usual the club don't like talking about injuries. It just emphasises the need for a really good reliable centre midfielder. If...
by Colburn_Claret
Tue Jul 09, 2019 4:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Vydra exit now inevitable?
Replies: 63
Views: 4728

Re: Vydra exit now inevitable?

We never had the team to play to Vydra's strength last season. The addition of Jay will help him, because although JayRod can play the striker role, he has so much more about him. We still need that centre mid who can thread a ball forward, and if we get one, or SD stays injury free, we could see a ...
by Colburn_Claret
Mon Jul 08, 2019 1:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Where were you actually born
Replies: 199
Views: 3966

Re: Where were you actually born

Colburn
by Colburn_Claret
Mon Jul 08, 2019 9:38 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1882
Views: 168340

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Imagine we bring Koiki into the squad and Taylor gets a bad injury in the first game. We could have seriously exposed ourselves then in that position. How many times have you seen Koiki play for you to suggest he’s good enough to step into a Premier League squad. Keeping players into their 20s is s...
by Colburn_Claret
Mon Jul 08, 2019 7:48 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1882
Views: 168340

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Firstly i think Piertersen used to play cricket so I agree signing him as back up would be the wrong decision. But putting that aside it isn’t wasting money buying an experienced decent player as back up - last season is very clearly evidence of that with Lowton and Bardsley. Not only does this giv...
by Colburn_Claret
Mon Jul 08, 2019 12:03 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1882
Views: 168340

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Not incoming, but noticed Cameron Dummigan is being sought after. Grimsby knocked back, and claims a couple of league 1 clubs are interested.
Playing in the champions league for Dundalk this week.
by Colburn_Claret
Sun Jul 07, 2019 11:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1882
Views: 168340

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Simple - Ward wanted to go for family reasons. We need a left back. Now we could go for a first choice or a back up for Taylor who is good enough to step in when required. So I’ve absolutely no problem with this deal. It’s not always about improving the team, it’s about improving the squad. We are ...
by Colburn_Claret
Sun Jul 07, 2019 11:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1882
Views: 168340

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

Because his contract was up, and he spent most of last year injured. Ward wanted to leave and we wanted him to leave - he’s been brilliant but his time is up. Why would we buy a player to take Taylor’s place when he had such a brilliant season ? If we buy players who might go straight into the firs...
by Colburn_Claret
Sun Jul 07, 2019 8:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1882
Views: 168340

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

I cant see the excitement at signing a back up for anybody. You don't improve the team by signing players who are back ups. With the limited number of potential players we can go for, spending money on anyone who isnt going to start seems a bit of a waste. 2 x 20 million starters is infinitely bette...
by Colburn_Claret
Sun Jul 07, 2019 10:24 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1882
Views: 168340

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

AndyClaret wrote:He's meant to beg going to Napoli isn't he ?

That was quoted a few weeks ago, heard nothing since so thought it might have died in the water.
by Colburn_Claret
Sun Jul 07, 2019 10:07 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1882
Views: 168340

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

No one linked with Tripps yet, including us.
I'm surprised there hasn't been a lot of interest in him. he'd certainly walk into most premier teams.
by Colburn_Claret
Sat Jul 06, 2019 1:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Parental responsibility (politics warning)
Replies: 56
Views: 1339

Re: Parental responsibility (politics warning)

Well I apologise, Colburn, for being overly irritable about this, but even a suggestion that this is a 'left-wing scam' raises the possibility and some will seize on it for political reasons. The fact is that government funding cuts are having a detrimental effect on the quality of education our ch...
by Colburn_Claret
Sat Jul 06, 2019 11:19 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Parental responsibility (politics warning)
Replies: 56
Views: 1339

Re: Parental responsibility (politics warning)

I live in Birmingham and my son's school is one of those that is having to go down to 4.5 days a week. It won't affect us financially because my partner works part-time and can usually not work on Fridays. For other parents, however, this is causing real difficulties with regard to their working ho...
by Colburn_Claret
Sat Jul 06, 2019 8:17 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Parental responsibility (politics warning)
Replies: 56
Views: 1339

Re: Parental responsibility (politics warning)

There is something clearly amiss. The first point is schools should be open 5 days a week, they should mirror, as best as possible a normal working week. Asking children to attend school for 4 and a half days puts a burden on people trying to pay their way through life. The second point is why does ...
by Colburn_Claret
Tue Jul 02, 2019 9:46 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Steven Defour back in training
Replies: 100
Views: 6216

Re: Steven Defour back in training

It's become fashionable to knock him, but Cork can't have been that bad after Christmas, he played virtually every minute as we performed better than just about every team outside the top 6. I don't disagree that it would be good to have more cover for him - as noted earlier, Cork's the one who dov...
by Colburn_Claret
Mon Jul 01, 2019 2:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Ings and Barnes complete the team
Replies: 18
Views: 1077

Re: ARTICLE: Ings and Barnes complete the team

Wouldn't it have been great to see that line up actually play together in the Prem. That would be a top half team guaranteed.

UTC
by Colburn_Claret
Mon Jul 01, 2019 1:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Players back in at Gawthorpe this morning....
Replies: 42
Views: 3355

Re: Players back in at Gawthorpe this morning....

What time does SD break down.

Feel free to shoot me if I've jinxed him ;)
by Colburn_Claret
Mon Jul 01, 2019 9:12 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: New Kit Launch
Replies: 151
Views: 6232

New Kit Launch

Just been on the club site to see the new kit.
What a waste of ******* time. If that's supposed to be a teaser, it isn't, it's shite.
If you are advertising that the new kit gets revealed at a certain time, you should at least reveal the bloody thing.
by Colburn_Claret
Tue Jun 25, 2019 10:19 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley looking to redevelop the Cricket Field stand
Replies: 143
Views: 10327

Re: Burnley looking to redevelop the Cricket Field stand

claretonthecoast1882 wrote:I guess it comes down to if you treat others with respect or have the attitude now we have money we can do what we want.

I think you're misreading what I wrote, or maybe it is poorly worded, but it isnt what I meant at all.
by Colburn_Claret
Tue Jun 25, 2019 10:17 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley looking to redevelop the Cricket Field stand
Replies: 143
Views: 10327

Re: Burnley looking to redevelop the Cricket Field stand

Spijed wrote:So you are basically saying the cricket club should have no say in the matter?

No, I dont think I said that in any of my post, in fact I'm certain I said it should be win win. I dont think that's achievable if the cricket club had no say.
by Colburn_Claret
Tue Jun 25, 2019 8:31 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Graham Alexander
Replies: 24
Views: 4777

Re: Graham Alexander

If you could bottle Grezzas attitude..........£££££
by Colburn_Claret
Tue Jun 25, 2019 8:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley looking to redevelop the Cricket Field stand
Replies: 143
Views: 10327

Re: Burnley looking to redevelop the Cricket Field stand

You don't have to be a cricket fan to think of football fans telling their football club to move the cricket club out of their home as arrogant. That's probably true 19 years ago when we were still in the doldrums, but even cricket fans should recognise that a premier league Burnley do have a need ...
by Colburn_Claret
Tue Jun 25, 2019 8:20 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: NHS Gambling Addict Clinics
Replies: 62
Views: 1687

Re: NHS Gambling Addict Clinics

Addiction doesn't just harm the person who is addicted, as you've aptly illustrated. It harms everyone. And addiction runs far deeper in our society than the people we see who have become down and out as a result. Many addicts find ways of living with their addictions. Addiction often has physical ...
by Colburn_Claret
Mon Jun 24, 2019 9:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Most Memorable Matches Wrong Reasons
Replies: 72
Views: 3434

Re: Most Memorable Matches Wrong Reasons

ClaretTony wrote:Doc wasn’t sent off though. Mick Henderson & Joe Bolton were the two sent off.

I knew Doc was captaining them, and always believed he went. If he didn't he certainly should have I can still see in my minds eye one cything tackle in front of the Longside.
by Colburn_Claret
Mon Jun 24, 2019 9:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Most Memorable Matches Wrong Reasons
Replies: 72
Views: 3434

Re: Most Memorable Matches Wrong Reasons

Chesterfield promotion game on the Turf
I've never seen a pitch so wet, even the puddles had puddles.
by Colburn_Claret
Mon Jun 24, 2019 9:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Most Memorable Matches Wrong Reasons
Replies: 72
Views: 3434

Re: Most Memorable Matches Wrong Reasons

Tricky Trevor wrote:Losing 1-2 to Sunderland, when they were down to 9 men before HT.

They didn't need 11 men, once the 2 were rightly sent off, including Mick Doc, the ref gave them absolutely every bloody thing. :(
by Colburn_Claret
Mon Jun 24, 2019 9:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley looking to redevelop the Cricket Field stand
Replies: 143
Views: 10327

Re: Burnley looking to redevelop the Cricket Field stand

Does nobody think it comes across a tad arrogant when there is talk of building a new stand and someone says just move the cricket club It probably does if you're a cricket fan. But it could be cost effective to relocate the CC. it would be more than stupid to expect them to downgrade, but a new gr...
by Colburn_Claret
Mon Jun 24, 2019 6:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: NHS Gambling Addict Clinics
Replies: 62
Views: 1687

Re: NHS Gambling Addict Clinics

Many gaming / gambling companies are based in Gibraltar, and other overseas tax havens; so I think it's very unlikely they stump up their proper share of taxes. If they arent paying taxes in this country they shouldn't be operating in this country. I would have presumed they have to be licenced, so...
by Colburn_Claret
Mon Jun 24, 2019 6:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)
Replies: 1882
Views: 168340

Re: BFC TRANSFER NEWS (MUST CONTAIN LINK)

If Maguire goes to Citeh, it could set up a merry go round. Tarks would be tempted if Leicester and Rodgers came calling, in which case losing Gibson would be madness. I wouldn't like to lose either, but rather like our goal keeping problems too many good players of a similar ilk, is nearly as bad a...
by Colburn_Claret
Mon Jun 24, 2019 5:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: London again
Replies: 193
Views: 8990

Re: London again

You haven't really addressed the point at all there though have you. Why are crime rates in the USA so high given they send so many people to jail? If we're just going by anecdotes I'm in Ohio at the moment and have seen a few people stopped by the police in the past week which is more than I'd see...
by Colburn_Claret
Sun Jun 23, 2019 12:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: London again
Replies: 193
Views: 8990

Re: London again

But times have moved on. In the past where there may have been a filling cabinet of papers to look at there may now be a hard drive full. If you want intelligence led policing then reports need to be filled and indexed, etc. Is cutting administrative staff the best way of doing this? There was a st...
by Colburn_Claret
Sat Jun 22, 2019 2:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: London again
Replies: 193
Views: 8990

Re: London again

Do you not think that employing "secretaries and pen pushers" is better than having very highly qualified people carry out administrative tasks? That seems to contradict your later point. I agree with you in many ways, we do need to free up police officers to be out preventing crime. It's...
by Colburn_Claret
Fri Jun 21, 2019 1:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: London again
Replies: 193
Views: 8990

Re: London again

How is it that you can see that the consequences of austerity leads to an increase in crime and yet still refuse to admit that austerity causes increased crime. Because austerity has been with us for ever. There was austerity in post war Britain. There was massive austerity under the witch Thatcher...
by Colburn_Claret
Fri Jun 21, 2019 11:47 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: London again
Replies: 193
Views: 8990

Re: London again

Why would I do that? You've read Tsar Bomba's post (an expert in the field) and ignored it because you think the police all drive around in souped up cars and that kids need corporal punishment. There is zero point talking to you about anything that isn't a Daily Mail letters page. I never ignored ...
by Colburn_Claret
Fri Jun 21, 2019 11:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: London again
Replies: 193
Views: 8990

Re: London again

Oh look. There you are again, pretending others are going to criticise you for something you haven't done just so that you can criticise them for it. It's kinda like you don't really have a good reason to criticise us, but you really want to, so you're just making up a reason. All i think is that p...
by Colburn_Claret
Fri Jun 21, 2019 8:51 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: London again
Replies: 193
Views: 8990

Re: London again

Teaching assistants and Community Support Officers do great work within their limited remit. Some schools now also use Academic Assistants (degree educated TAs),but I agree with you that teachers and police officers are what they are, and we shouldn’t become so parsimonious we replace them with TAs...
by Colburn_Claret
Fri Jun 21, 2019 6:09 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: London again
Replies: 193
Views: 8990

Re: London again

:shock: :roll: Tsar just explained in detail exactly how he and his fellows walked their community and built bridges... When the ambulance comes for you will you deny it because the paramedics are just a cheap alternative to REAL doctors? Paramedics are trained to first response, they do hold quali...
by Colburn_Claret
Thu Jun 20, 2019 9:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: London again
Replies: 193
Views: 8990

Re: London again

Out of curiosity, who will be doing the catching and stopping and searching? Why do you think there is the lack of a local bobby to engage with the neighbourhood ? I would have said it's not the money, but how its spent. From over a decade in the NHS, I watched an institution that was run by a Seni...

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