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by CombatClaret
Tue Jan 12, 2021 10:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Manchester United - Match Thread
Replies: 594
Views: 7764

Re: Burnley v Manchester United - Match Thread

Though we nullified them well.
Play that 10 times over, 5 we lose, 3 we draw, 2 we sneak the 1-0 win.
by CombatClaret
Tue Jan 12, 2021 10:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Manchester United - Match Thread
Replies: 594
Views: 7764

Re: Burnley v Manchester United - Match Thread

Belgianclaret wrote:
Tue Jan 12, 2021 10:10 pm
Vydra without doubt most dangerous striker
to aviation.
by CombatClaret
Tue Jan 12, 2021 8:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Manchester United - Match Thread
Replies: 594
Views: 7764

Re: Burnley v Manchester United - Match Thread

Other way around we'd be fuming.
by CombatClaret
Tue Jan 12, 2021 10:57 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Pembrokeshire Murders
Replies: 35
Views: 2331

Re: The Pembrokeshire Murders

Stalbansclaret wrote:
Tue Jan 12, 2021 10:52 am
However overall it just seemed to be another bog-standard formulaic police procedural of the type ITV churn out in their sleep.
https://www.theguardian.com/tv-and-radi ... o-obsessed
by CombatClaret
Sat Jan 02, 2021 4:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's footie 2/1/21
Replies: 202
Views: 4188

Re: Today's footie 2/1/21

As Tim in London points out on BBC feed If Sheffield United need say 35 points to be safe, their second half of the season has to be pretty much as good as Liverpool's first half, give or take a game or two. Stick with the manager, try to beat Derby's 11, go down with some pride, dignity & a wodge o...
by CombatClaret
Fri Jan 01, 2021 8:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clubshop Sale
Replies: 17
Views: 2149

Clubshop Sale

Half price on the 'Taped' range at present.
When do the kits go on sale usually, remember they went half price at some point last season?
by CombatClaret
Thu Dec 31, 2020 10:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pace interview
Replies: 316
Views: 13181

Re: Pace interview

It’s not just about that though. I mean pushing on in the most uncertain time ever in premier league history and still committing to the takeover and investment backs up much of what he says. Maybe Covid brought the price down so now was the best time to move on the deal. I'm just saying that was p...
by CombatClaret
Thu Dec 31, 2020 10:03 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pace interview
Replies: 316
Views: 13181

Re: Pace interview

Newsflash:
Investor praises new investment and promises positive things.

Shocked, shocked I tell you :lol:
by CombatClaret
Tue Dec 29, 2020 10:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is That One of the Relegation Spots Filled?
Replies: 63
Views: 2283

Re: Is That One of the Relegation Spots Filled?

ElectroClaret wrote:
Tue Dec 29, 2020 8:19 pm
Really can't see the Blades getting out of it, even at this relatively early stage.
And as long as we don't fill one of the other two, I'll be happy.
42% of the season played with 2 points to show for it.
Dead & buried.
by CombatClaret
Tue Dec 29, 2020 7:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus SheffU
Replies: 565
Views: 10426

Re: MIGHTY CLARETS versus SheffU

Essential we took 3 points of them because virtually everyone else will too.
by CombatClaret
Tue Dec 15, 2020 9:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Todays football 15-12-20
Replies: 68
Views: 1802

Re: Todays football 15-12-20

huw.Y.WattfromWare wrote:
Tue Dec 15, 2020 7:10 pm
Strange that VAR didn’t draw any lines on the pitch in this build up to Chelsea’s goal.
Looks tight to me. Pass went to Werner at bottom of photo.

6FB31BEC-FDEC-4066-86EE-F8FD4A7A69D3.jpeg
My semi-scientific attempt.
Tight but right call probably
by CombatClaret
Tue Dec 15, 2020 9:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancashire police in IPTV crackdown...
Replies: 81
Views: 4993

Re: Lancashire police in IPTV crackdown...

But in the middle of a pandemic, with a lot of people struggling financially and mentally, I'd think think there would be other priorities for the Police to look into. So if a database of 7000 people paying for an illegal service drops into their lap during a warranted raid on a legit criminal they...
by CombatClaret
Tue Dec 15, 2020 9:16 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lancashire police in IPTV crackdown...
Replies: 81
Views: 4993

Re: Lancashire police in IPTV crackdown...

It isn’t, that’s just the list of email addresses they have found. I can’t imagine that it’s easy to link an email address to an individual either so this sounds like a speculative punt on the polices part. They likely also have a payment method too, most people won't be clever enough to pay with a...
by CombatClaret
Sun Dec 13, 2020 9:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Arsenal versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 621
Views: 7444

Re: Arsenal versus MIGHTY CLARETS

:lol:
by CombatClaret
Sun Dec 13, 2020 9:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Arsenal versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 621
Views: 7444

Re: Arsenal versus MIGHTY CLARETS

Board goes up, it's...

Golden Goal.
by CombatClaret
Sun Dec 13, 2020 6:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Saints v Blades
Replies: 122
Views: 2800

Re: Saints v Blades

Thanks F for that, not can't have teams in our mini league taking 3 points from top 6 sides.
by CombatClaret
Sat Dec 05, 2020 2:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Everton - Match Day Thread
Replies: 320
Views: 5050

Re: Burnley v Everton - Match Day Thread

I'd be worried for anything falling from the height of Chris Wood's head.
by CombatClaret
Sat Dec 05, 2020 1:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Everton - Match Day Thread
Replies: 320
Views: 5050

Re: Burnley v Everton - Match Day Thread

Get that on the Dwight Skillz Youtube video right away.
by CombatClaret
Sun Nov 29, 2020 12:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: If you were the new owners....
Replies: 19
Views: 1412

Re: If you were the new owners....

The entire commercial viability as an investment platform hinges hinges on being beamed around the world via the Premier League. With that in mind some basic investment in the team to give us a better chance of survival, then look longer term to making the youth system a money maker. Investment in t...
by CombatClaret
Sat Nov 28, 2020 4:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Match Day Thread - Man City v Burnley
Replies: 394
Views: 7246

Re: Match Day Thread - Man City v Burnley

Might cash out on the draw now.
by CombatClaret
Sat Nov 28, 2020 4:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Match Day Thread - Man City v Burnley
Replies: 394
Views: 7246

Re: Match Day Thread - Man City v Burnley

Was hoping to see a little more in terms of shot stopping from TPF. Not expecting him to lead us to a clean sheet but when you're going to face as many shots as City will offer I'd hope to see more than one save.
by CombatClaret
Sat Nov 28, 2020 3:51 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Match Day Thread - Man City v Burnley
Replies: 394
Views: 7246

Re: Match Day Thread - Man City v Burnley

NewClaret wrote:
Sat Nov 28, 2020 3:50 pm
Tell you what I’d do against City. Play 5 at the back, 4 in midfield, 1 up front. Joke playing 3 strikers.
Yes, should utilize our squad depth... :?
by CombatClaret
Sat Nov 28, 2020 2:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Prediction v Man City
Replies: 69
Views: 2612

Re: Prediction v Man City

summitclaret wrote:
Sat Nov 28, 2020 2:07 pm
No Aguero is a massive plus.

3 strikers for us, which one wide? Barnes?
BBC seem to think JayRod
by CombatClaret
Sat Nov 28, 2020 2:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Prediction v Man City
Replies: 69
Views: 2612

Re: Prediction v Man City

BURNLEY : Peacock-Farrell, Lowton, Mee, Tarkowski, Taylor, Westwood, Benson, Rodriguez, Barnes, McNeil, Wood.

Subs: Norris, Gudmundsson, Pieters, Vydra, Long, Dunne, Goodridge.
by CombatClaret
Sat Nov 28, 2020 2:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Prediction v Man City
Replies: 69
Views: 2612

Re: Prediction v Man City

Sterling benched and no Aguero in the squad. Not saying it's going to be easy but those two can make a goal from nothing/
by CombatClaret
Fri Nov 27, 2020 8:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 2k attendance?
Replies: 45
Views: 2397

Re: 2k attendance?

huw.Y.WattfromWare wrote:
Fri Nov 27, 2020 8:31 am
Have the club announced how the 2k will be decided? As I won’t be involved I can’t wait for the meltdown on here when some don’t get in.
Hunger Games
by CombatClaret
Fri Nov 27, 2020 8:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Clunky Website for Club Online Shop
Replies: 21
Views: 1132

Re: Clunky Website for Club Online Shop

Didn't want to clutter up the board with a new topic.

Am I right in saying shirts go on sale in Jan?

I see there's 25% off + free shipping on training gear for Black Friday.
by CombatClaret
Fri Nov 27, 2020 8:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tinnitus
Replies: 35
Views: 1606

Re: Tinnitus

I have occasional pulsatile tinnitus in one ear, it sounds like a high pitched cat purring in my ear every second. Main trigger seems to be exercise
by CombatClaret
Mon Nov 23, 2020 7:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Match Thread - Burnley v Crystal Palace
Replies: 389
Views: 6081

Re: Match Thread - Burnley v Crystal Palace

Get in! First of many I hope, very relieved.
by CombatClaret
Mon Nov 23, 2020 5:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Match Thread - Burnley v Crystal Palace
Replies: 389
Views: 6081

Re: Match Thread - Burnley v Crystal Palace

Right, time to shut up shop ;)
by CombatClaret
Sun Nov 22, 2020 4:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Password leak
Replies: 14
Views: 1396

Re: Password leak

Change your password but independently of any email or link etc. In some cases sites or services will tell you if your passwords are compromised. Chrome does now. You use the a passwords on lets say DIYForum.com, site does a poor job of security, gets breached. Now there's a data cache out there of ...
by CombatClaret
Sat Nov 21, 2020 4:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Have I Got News for You
Replies: 26
Views: 1493

Re: Have I Got News for You

Merton & Hislop have lost some chemistry, they used to have the funnyman/straight man relationship down to a tee but now they just seem to do their own thing. I'm amazed Merton is older than Hislop. When it started it very much felt like Merton was a 20 something renegade playing off the 40 somethin...
by CombatClaret
Sat Nov 21, 2020 4:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Fully Electric Cars
Replies: 121
Views: 6242

Re: Fully Electric Cars

They are great for reducing your carbon footprint if you imagine that all the electricity you charge them with doesn't come from coal fired power stations. And the lithium for the batteries isn't mined from third world countries, producing massive amounts of toxic waste in the process A great examp...
by CombatClaret
Wed Nov 18, 2020 9:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Southgate out
Replies: 84
Views: 2966

Re: Southgate out

I just find the national team tiring at this stage. More concerned with managers and who's picked why from which team. All for a couple average games every few months followed by a major tournament every couple of year we won't win but talk like we should. Every Premier League game now has to includ...
by CombatClaret
Sat Nov 14, 2020 5:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dyche to Derby?
Replies: 59
Views: 4453

Re: Dyche to Derby?

If he goes to a Championship club it will be to take them up, not avoid relegation.
by CombatClaret
Tue Nov 10, 2020 10:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: One £20-30 million player every year...
Replies: 59
Views: 2552

Re: One £20-30 million player every year...

This is why football is where it is, the price tag is the first thing people judge a player or a club by.

Fans don't get annoyed if the players they signed don't have a high enough Xg or tackles per game, instead they get annoyed because they didn't cost enough.
by CombatClaret
Mon Nov 09, 2020 4:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: “Half of all illegal streamers are hacked”
Replies: 29
Views: 3133

Re: “Half of all illegal streamers are hacked”

I use a VPN for secure browsing and to rehearse my 'Al Murray Pub Landlord' style parody routine under the pseudonym Ringo McCartney.
by CombatClaret
Sun Nov 08, 2020 5:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: “Half of all illegal streamers are hacked”
Replies: 29
Views: 3133

Re: “Half of all illegal streamers are hacked”

It depends on what the definition of 'hacked' is.
Ads injecting questionable metadata scraping or similar, quite possibly. Hacked is a very vague terms people misuse all the time.

Whenever people say 'My Facebook was hacked', 99% of the time they mean they were Phished.
by CombatClaret
Sat Nov 07, 2020 7:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Todays Footy 07/11/2020
Replies: 74
Views: 1863

Re: Todays Footy 07/11/2020

I'm just happy we're off the bottom for at least one week
by CombatClaret
Fri Nov 06, 2020 6:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Brighton versus MIGHTY CLARETS
Replies: 397
Views: 9033

Re: Brighton versus MIGHTY CLARETS

JayRod warming up, pro-active at least.
by CombatClaret
Tue Nov 03, 2020 9:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: George Boyd
Replies: 2
Views: 1248

Re: George Boyd

Boydinho, one of my favorite players.

and that hair <3 :lol:
by CombatClaret
Mon Nov 02, 2020 11:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Are we really doing that badly
Replies: 44
Views: 1791

Re: Are we really doing that badly

This guy doesn't think we are doing "that badly." After predicting us to go down every season and getting egg on their faces I think most of pundits have shifted over the last couple seasons to the automatic response 'Burnley will be fine'. We got a mention on the Totally Football podcast in respon...
by CombatClaret
Mon Nov 02, 2020 10:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bookings for "simulation"
Replies: 14
Views: 1019

Re: Bookings for "simulation"

As any economist will tell you it's all about incentives.

The incentive to simulate: Winning a penalty & potentially the game
Is far greater than both the chance of being caught, and even if caught the relatively minor punishment.
by CombatClaret
Mon Nov 02, 2020 10:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Are we really doing that badly
Replies: 44
Views: 1791

Re: Are we really doing that badly

In past seasons we'd picked up the odd draw or even a win against the big clubs and even in defeat made it a real slog for them. So far I've seen nothing to show we can even lay a glove on them. Worrying we'll have to rely on beating the teams in our mini-league.
by CombatClaret
Sun Nov 01, 2020 9:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rapid tests - how important?
Replies: 33
Views: 1192

Re: Rapid tests - how important?

Absolutely. But your posts on this subject always lack any balance, hope, positivity or optimism. I don't really care about optimism, it's not a scientific. Saying everything will be alright, when perhaps it won't be can be very dangerous. My posts are usually balanced though because they follow th...
by CombatClaret
Sun Nov 01, 2020 8:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rapid tests - how important?
Replies: 33
Views: 1192

Re: Rapid tests - how important?

cricketfieldclarets wrote:
Sun Nov 01, 2020 8:11 pm
Do you have ANY optimism at all :D
Viruses don't care about optimism.
But.
False hope or complacency can kill.
by CombatClaret
Sun Nov 01, 2020 7:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Rapid tests - how important?
Replies: 33
Views: 1192

Re: Rapid tests - how important?

April https://www.theguardian.com/world/2020/apr/05/coronavirus-testing-kits-could-be-unreliable-uk-scientists-say Coronavirus 'game changer' testing kits could be unreliable, UK scientists say This government has told us countless times the magic bullet is just around the corner. This also helps fe...
by CombatClaret
Sun Nov 01, 2020 4:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Footy
Replies: 52
Views: 2063

Re: Today's Footy

Brighton? They looked woeful against WBA My point was they've had an encouraging win 0-3 away at Newcastle, and watching them they've been competitive against other teams even if they went on to lose. Newcastle just beat Everton who started on fire. Everyone seems capable of beating someone, with a...
by CombatClaret
Sun Nov 01, 2020 3:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today's Footy
Replies: 52
Views: 2063

Re: Today's Footy

The worry thing is that so far I've watched a lot of the games and a nearly all look capable of a surprise result, or have an encouraging win under their belts. A lot of average team who we've in the past have been in and around eg; Brighton, Villa, Newcastle etc. all look streets ahead of us. It's ...
by CombatClaret
Sat Oct 31, 2020 8:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: National Tier 4
Replies: 256
Views: 4871

Re: National Tier 4

Elizabeth is deliberately drawing people into fights, maybe to get the thread locked stopping sensible people discussing sensible science and/or to stop too much criticism of the government.
Either way he's being deliberately disruptive due to some unknown agenda so best just ignore him.