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by Hipper
Sat Mar 28, 2020 12:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Time for a Music Thread - Songs with Pedal Steel Guitar
Replies: 25
Views: 367

Re: Time for a Music Thread - Songs with Pedal Steel Guitar

Lets have some British steel players. The Outlaws - Law and Order - Ken Lundgren https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IECo3FAGQBw Actually Lundgren was Canadian but he was in a British band which included a young Ritchie Blackmore. The clip is from a film: https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0057504/?ref_=nv_sr...
by Hipper
Thu Mar 26, 2020 10:00 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Time for a Music Thread - Songs with Pedal Steel Guitar
Replies: 25
Views: 367

Re: Time for a Music Thread - Songs with Pedal Steel Guitar

All below are Red Rhodes Red Rhodes - Jay's Tune https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m5iczT807h0 Mike Nesmith - Propinquity https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X6NYFkzv71E Iain Matthews - Seven Bridges Road https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mt2IFaCwTKk Bert Jansch - Fresh as a Sweet Sunday Morning. Starts 2.3...
by Hipper
Tue Mar 24, 2020 5:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Time for a Music Thread - Songs with Pedal Steel Guitar
Replies: 25
Views: 367

Re: Time for a Music Thread - Songs with Pedal Steel Guitar

Bob Egan - An Airport Bar On Christmas Day

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0cs4vcUplZI

Lambchop - The Saturday Option - Paul Niehaus

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dv55Kq462LM
by Hipper
Tue Mar 24, 2020 12:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Time for a Music Thread - Songs with Pedal Steel Guitar
Replies: 25
Views: 367

Time for a Music Thread - Songs with Pedal Steel Guitar

After a recent discussion on the Genesis reunited thread I thought we should have a music thread. We did a pedal steel thread on ClaretsMad but I can't find it. Only one rule: there must be pedal steel guitar in the song. We could perhaps stretch to slide guitar and dobro. As an opening gambit I off...
by Hipper
Sat Mar 14, 2020 1:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Emiliano Sala
Replies: 47
Views: 5342

Re: Emiliano Sala

When you become a pilot you must accept the responsibility that goes with it. It has always been that way. A pilot decides if the aircraft, weather and general circumstances of the flight match his and the aircraft's ability to achieve it. Of course it is true that pilots get put under pressure in m...
by Hipper
Sat Mar 14, 2020 11:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Emiliano Sala
Replies: 47
Views: 5342

Re: Emiliano Sala

No. The pilot was not thought to be completely unconscious - see point 25. Overall though it looks the CO was the main cause of the accident and that, and this is my speculation as I didn't see it mentioned in the report, if there had been no CO the pilot would probably have dealt with the prevailin...
by Hipper
Fri Mar 13, 2020 9:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Emiliano Sala
Replies: 47
Views: 5342

Re: Emiliano Sala

Air Accident Investigation Report: https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/media/5e579c4ae90e07110a59331f/AAR_1-2020_N264DB_Hi_res.pdf Conclusion: '23. At the time of the accident, the passenger’s blood had a very high level of COHb, and it was likely that the pilot was also affected to some extent...
by Hipper
Fri Mar 13, 2020 8:17 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Gardening advice.
Replies: 15
Views: 743

Re: Gardening advice.

These fabrics will stop weeds growing through that already exist but will not stop wind or animal born seeds germinating in the gravel and rooting through the membrane. Grasses particularly but other weeds too. These will be quite a pain to remove if allowed to get established. The matting can also ...
by Hipper
Thu Mar 12, 2020 1:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who is the fittest?
Replies: 51
Views: 1799

Re: Who is the fittest?

by Hipper
Thu Mar 12, 2020 11:45 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Drinkwater headbutts teammate
Replies: 116
Views: 6990

Re: Drinkwater headbutts teammate

I wonder what Villa did to decide if Drinkwater would be a good fit for them. Would they have consulted Dyche?
by Hipper
Thu Mar 12, 2020 7:21 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: All weekend games behind closed Doors.
Replies: 69
Views: 2496

Re: All weekend games behind closed Doors.

I would have thought consideration would be not just the activity (attendance in a crowded football ground) but the transport there - enclosed spaces like cars, trains etc..
by Hipper
Wed Mar 11, 2020 8:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: This guys greed knows no bounds
Replies: 98
Views: 4435

Re: This guys greed knows no bounds

I’ve just seen a clip of this programme online. I’ve not watched the whole thing and this is what I got from it The bigger the celebrities profile, the more they command, but the charity fee will be significantly different than asked to do the same for a betting company or a coffee company or weari...
by Hipper
Mon Mar 09, 2020 6:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Anyone Remember
Replies: 8
Views: 756

Re: Anyone Remember

Kirkpatrick was the classic 'look at me' referee.

Found this about memories of refs:

https://www.tapatalk.com/groups/ratethe ... 14233.html
by Hipper
Fri Mar 06, 2020 9:02 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Genesis to reunite
Replies: 49
Views: 1772

Re: Genesis to reunite?

Knowing his character I'm sure Gordon would have been pulling his leg. It was him and B.J.Cole who I saw at Morgan Studios that turned me onto pedal steel. Have you tried to play one? Very easy to make it sound like three guitars out of tune! I played pedal steel on this track last month for some m...
by Hipper
Thu Mar 05, 2020 4:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Genesis to reunite
Replies: 49
Views: 1772

Re: Genesis to reunite?

Interesting update, thanks. I have to say in Gordon's defence that he was always very civil with me and was the joker in the band (made up of session musicians for a tour) , an incredibly talented musician who seemed to get along with everyone, which made it even more alarming to me when he rounded...
by Hipper
Thu Mar 05, 2020 9:08 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Genesis to reunite
Replies: 49
Views: 1772

Re: Genesis to reunite?

One of my favourites, Iain Matthews, is still working, but I made the decision a few years ago to no longer check his new stuff out. It's poor as far as I'm concerned. It's tough when you've followed their musical development for forty years but that's the reality. You may like him Hipper, but I do...
by Hipper
Wed Mar 04, 2020 9:57 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Genesis to reunite
Replies: 49
Views: 1772

Re: Genesis to reunite?

All the singers and bands I liked in the late sixties/early seventies offer nothing original anymore and struggle with the singing. This is not a surprise as voices change and deteriorate. It's sad but has to be accepted. All they offer now is a nostalgia fest, not a bad thing I suppose but not for ...
by Hipper
Wed Mar 04, 2020 9:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The rise of Joey Barton
Replies: 24
Views: 2366

Re: The rise of Joey Barton

Agree. He’s obviously a troubled past but sometimes that makes for the best successes. He’s played at the top level. He’s slogged it out in the championship (arguably when it was below him). He’s determined. He’s played for lots of different managers and styles. He’s a leader and knows how to get t...
by Hipper
Tue Mar 03, 2020 4:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Stan’s time at Bury
Replies: 30
Views: 3149

Re: Stan’s time at Bury

Of the Forgotten Fifteen, I'm pretty sure Chris Grimshaw was a well thought of youth player at Burnley. Edit. In fact he was. There's a good Geocities interview about his time here when John Bond arrived but it now seems to be infested with something naughty. I managed to read it but it brings forth...
by Hipper
Sun Mar 01, 2020 7:23 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What's changed defensively?
Replies: 24
Views: 2071

Re: What's changed defensively?

Luck? For example against Leicester, penalty save and penalty decision and Leicester's profligacy in front of goal. Bournemouth and VAR plus their misses. It seems to me what has really changed from that little bad run, until yesterday, is that we look capable of creating AND scoring goals. And that...
by Hipper
Sat Feb 29, 2020 10:02 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: First goal for Benson in Grimsby win
Replies: 15
Views: 1314

Re: ARTICLE: First goal for Benson in Grimsby win

Hit the (cross) bar too I think.
by Hipper
Thu Feb 27, 2020 10:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Diabetes
Replies: 27
Views: 1107

Re: Diabetes

If you are reluctant for whatever reason to go to the doctors you can buy blood sugar readers at reasonable prices.

Of course you should go to your doctors if you are concerned....
by Hipper
Thu Feb 27, 2020 8:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Diabetes
Replies: 27
Views: 1107

Re: Diabetes

The principle behind the ketone diet, which is essentially what you are doing, is that in order to deal with sugars and starches (carbohydrates) the body must produce insulin. You have had a carb burning metabolism. With low carbs your body is forced to burn fat using ketones. It takes a month or so...
by Hipper
Wed Feb 26, 2020 8:25 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley fc old footage?
Replies: 23
Views: 1509

Re: Burnley fc old footage?

I was determined to solve this before bed! Here’s the answer to the where and who. https://youtu.be/79wzadI2wRQ Notice that the goal box is an arc in this 1904 film at Ewood yet at Turf Moor in the 1902 film it is a rectangle. http://www.gdfra.org.au/history_of_pitch_markings.htm Goalkeepers' shirt...
by Hipper
Mon Feb 24, 2020 8:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Why do people?...
Replies: 61
Views: 1946

Re: Why do people?...

What about those people who get off a train but then stop immediately they land on the platform so everyone else has to squeeze around them.
by Hipper
Mon Feb 24, 2020 8:30 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A scenario relating to our penalty...
Replies: 29
Views: 1663

Re: A scenario relating to our penalty...

Goal given on the advantage rule. It's the same scenario, only more extreme, as if a linesman signals for a penalty and the ref doesn't see it for a few seconds, the ball is cleared and put back in and they score. The ref would be entitled to take advantage of the linesman's opinion to give a penal...
by Hipper
Sun Feb 23, 2020 11:07 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Free Kicks and Corners without Wood
Replies: 15
Views: 1009

Free Kicks and Corners without Wood

How effective were they yesterday?
by Hipper
Thu Feb 20, 2020 9:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: View from our Head of European & International recruitment
Replies: 139
Views: 5565

Re: View from our Head of European & International recruitment

I thought we were talking about the past couple of seasons, not the entire time Dyche has been here. Our recruitment in the past has been very good and has drastically declined the past two seasons. Main bugbear from me is that we haven't been able to build on our first 11. But we have. Surely on r...
by Hipper
Thu Feb 20, 2020 9:08 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Article on the final salary to drawdown debate
Replies: 13
Views: 1228

Re: Article on the final salary to drawdown debate

When I got my annuity about six years ago, using the simple calculation of dividing my annual pension into the total pension pot, and remembering I got a quarter as a lump sum, the result was that it would break even when I am about 80 - that's with no ill health considerations. If I do the same cal...
by Hipper
Wed Feb 19, 2020 3:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: View from our Head of European & International recruitment
Replies: 139
Views: 5565

Re: View from our Head of European & International recruitment

Really enjoyed the read and it actually falls right in my line of thinking regarding recruitment and it being at the heart of all clubs and in a business mode/sense of things it is the main part of the strategic plan for the future or Yearly Operating Plan to fuel growth. Unfortunately in my mind/o...
by Hipper
Tue Feb 18, 2020 4:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: "No meat" expenses policy
Replies: 137
Views: 2984

Re: "No meat" expenses policy

I did know that I was mainly referencing the generic 'balanced diet', carb free diets have been around forever. In this modern age when we can supplement or fortify foods with everything we require so it removes the need for meat, I just had a vegan drink with 32% of my daily vitamin B12, the first...
by Hipper
Tue Feb 18, 2020 9:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Extinction Rebellion at it again ..mindless
Replies: 42
Views: 2080

Re: Extinction Rebellion at it again ..mindless

Unfortunately they overshadow their aims by digging up lawns and spreading them across the floors of banks because they don't have 2 brain cells between the lot of them. If you read the BBC link up the top of this thread you'll find that this was a well chosen action - highlighting Cambridge Trinit...
by Hipper
Sun Feb 16, 2020 8:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pop Quiz
Replies: 16
Views: 782

Re: Pop Quiz

Sandy Denny was a nurse. Iain Matthews was a youth footballer at Bradford Park Avenue. Julio Iglesias was a footballer too. Quite a nice story: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Julio_Iglesias I just noticed a click headline on the BBC News site - 'Ill Elton John stops concert saying he can't sing'. Wha...
by Hipper
Sun Feb 16, 2020 3:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pop Quiz
Replies: 16
Views: 782

Re: Pop Quiz

I was thinking of the late Clifford T Ward.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ui1OG1YQS8w
by Hipper
Sun Feb 16, 2020 9:25 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pop Quiz
Replies: 16
Views: 782

Pop Quiz

First read this: https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-northern-ireland-51508813 Ok, if you can't be bothered it tells the story of Boo Radley's bassist and how he's now a teacher. The question - what pop star did the reverse? He was a teacher but became a pop star. And he wasn't gaye! I'm thinking of one b...
by Hipper
Fri Feb 14, 2020 10:21 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: If we all bought more BRITISH designed/manufactured/assembled goods...
Replies: 100
Views: 2316

Re: If we all bought more BRITISH designed/manufactured/assembled goods...

When I bought a Peugeot bike years ago I noted that everything on it - brakes, gears, saddle etc. - was French made. I looked at a comparable Raleigh and it had a British saddle, Swiss brakes and Japanese gears. Which was better? I don't know but I think Raleigh were more open minded about what they...
by Hipper
Fri Feb 14, 2020 10:12 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Two blokes wandering around in New York
Replies: 44
Views: 2487

Re: Two blokes wandering around in New York

Has Calvert-Lewin just wiped his nose on his left sleeve?
by Hipper
Fri Feb 14, 2020 10:09 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Southampton Burnley at 36,000 feet
Replies: 31
Views: 1565

Re: Southampton Burnley at 36,000 feet

Why not get one of these and watch at 85,000 feet?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8DdUwIhI-ZA
by Hipper
Wed Feb 12, 2020 11:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Electric Vehicle
Replies: 213
Views: 7354

Re: Electric Vehicle

I realise that the government can invest tax payers money in a charging grid because perhaps it is in the national interest (clean air in particular) but they didn't do so with petrol stations generally did they? I would have thought it would be better if car manufacturers/electricity supply compani...
by Hipper
Tue Feb 11, 2020 5:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Bournemouth fairytale.
Replies: 64
Views: 4257

Re: The Bournemouth fairytale.

Kohl is Black in German maybe that is the reason... I don't know if you are being serious but I am! Black in German is schwartz. Kohl is cabbage! Howe has done really well at Bournemouth of course but when they were bottom of League Two they had a side that was relegated from League One for technic...
by Hipper
Mon Feb 10, 2020 10:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: West Ham - Sky's apology and Oliver Holt's thoughts
Replies: 24
Views: 2504

Re: West Ham - Sky's apology and Oliver Holt's thoughts

Funny how the West Ham chairmen are ridiculed for their porn industry past.

I dare say I and many others on here have willingly contributed to their wealth.
by Hipper
Sat Feb 08, 2020 11:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The older I get, the more middle class i become.
Replies: 60
Views: 2093

Re: The older I get, the more middle class i become.

timshorts wrote:
Sat Feb 08, 2020 9:00 am
I'd say that the scales have moved on a bit …..
I'd say that usually happens when you get older. :)
by Hipper
Fri Feb 07, 2020 11:07 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: SOCIAL CARE
Replies: 67
Views: 2157

Re: SOCIAL CARE

I think many fall into the trap of the people who have real money. The real power people of this country who have real money know how to keep that money in the family. They also know they want the plebs (us) to come into the world skint and leave it skint while they keep the wealth. Keeping money t...
by Hipper
Thu Feb 06, 2020 3:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MIA
Replies: 53
Views: 2879

Re: MIA

Devils_Advocate wrote:
Thu Feb 06, 2020 2:34 pm
Thats a blast from the past. I used to love that album but not listened to it in ages
Another from that time:

Bill Pritchard - Tommy & Co

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DnAlaJNTxRY
by Hipper
Thu Feb 06, 2020 3:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Reasons for over developing right arm!
Replies: 14
Views: 1235

Re: Reasons for over developing right arm!

He could be a tennis player.