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by Spijed
Sat Oct 17, 2020 12:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pickford watch
Replies: 74
Views: 3315

Re: Pickford watch

Must go down as one of the worst goalkeepers ever to play for England.
by Spijed
Sat Oct 17, 2020 11:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Favourite computer game
Replies: 150
Views: 2980

Re: Favourite computer game

Has anyone used a gaming mouse, and can they replace a keyboard on a PC?
by Spijed
Sat Oct 17, 2020 10:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wow BJ eviscerates the EU!!!
Replies: 844
Views: 16257

Re: Wow BJ eviscerates the EU!!!

It wasn't impossible to deliver a deal, the problem was we had soft idiots in charge who couldn't really be arsed to get a deal done, instead the flounced around trying to give the impression that they knew what they were doing and were trying their best when the reality was vastly different. I dou...
by Spijed
Sat Oct 17, 2020 9:50 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wow BJ eviscerates the EU!!!
Replies: 844
Views: 16257

Re: Wow BJ eviscerates the EU!!!

You're right, we will be negotiating next year. However we won't be trying to rush through to meet the same deadline. The EU will also be having to adjust to a no deal with us. The EU may well make the same demands, we don't know. We may have different demands, again we don't know. What we do know ...
by Spijed
Sat Oct 17, 2020 8:12 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wow BJ eviscerates the EU!!!
Replies: 844
Views: 16257

Re: Wow BJ eviscerates the EU!!!

Bearing in mind 'no deal' is not a permanent or sustainable way to deal with our biggest and closest trading partner, what state do these 'no dealers' think the UK will be in early next year when trying to negotiate better terms with the EU? Because we will be back at the table within months, make ...
by Spijed
Fri Oct 16, 2020 4:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Wow BJ eviscerates the EU!!!
Replies: 844
Views: 16257

Re: Wow BJ eviscerates the EU!!!

but I think in years to come the gain will be worth the pain. Never quite understood what fantastic benefits people expect in years to come. Prices, due to market forces will always find their level so will be pretty much similar to what they are now, whether that be on cars, food, holidays etc. It...
by Spijed
Fri Oct 16, 2020 2:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Three Tier Lockdown
Replies: 661
Views: 20454

Re: Three Tier Lockdown

It's a nice plan but the UK decided not to do this early doors when it opted to maybe go herd immunity, maybe go lockdown but regardless opted not to expand testing when there was a golden opportunity to do so. When they eventually twigged that testing was important Boris gave it to his mate to sor...
by Spijed
Fri Oct 16, 2020 1:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Club tweet
Replies: 49
Views: 3697

Re: Club tweet

#likeanewsigning
by Spijed
Thu Oct 15, 2020 12:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Command & Conquer
Replies: 24
Views: 1551

Re: Command & Conquer

CaptainKirk wrote:
Thu Oct 15, 2020 12:21 pm
Sorry to be a bit slow but will it work on a laptop?
Should do. You can many older games on Steam for a couple of quid via Ebay etc and other sites such as G2A.

I got Just Cause 2 (2010) for less than £2 recently and it plays both on my 2014 laptop and current PC.
by Spijed
Thu Oct 15, 2020 11:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Jay Rod back in the reckoning
Replies: 66
Views: 3065

Re: ARTICLE: Jay Rod back in the reckoning

FactualFrank wrote:
Thu Oct 15, 2020 11:26 am
If JBG can remain fit, he'll be a massive plus.
That's the thing about our situation. IF we keep our best players fit we should have enough to survive ok.
by Spijed
Thu Oct 15, 2020 10:57 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Jay Rod back in the reckoning
Replies: 66
Views: 3065

Re: ARTICLE: Jay Rod back in the reckoning

ClaretTony wrote:
Thu Oct 15, 2020 10:53 am
Serious muscle tear - was reported when it happened that it could be a lengthy one
And what is Cork's injury that's keeping him out for quite a few more weeks?
by Spijed
Thu Oct 15, 2020 10:31 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Jay Rod back in the reckoning
Replies: 66
Views: 3065

Re: ARTICLE: Jay Rod back in the reckoning

Was JBG subbed on 81 mins against Belgium because of injury or was it tactical?
by Spijed
Thu Oct 15, 2020 9:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Extended Transfer Window Autumn 2020 (Must Contain Link)’ thread
Replies: 218
Views: 13492

Re: Extended Transfer Window Autumn 2020 (Must Contain Link)’ thread

Chris Boden
@bodenknights
“Not likely” Burnley will sign anyone before the end of the domestic window, admits SD
by Spijed
Thu Oct 15, 2020 9:53 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Extended Transfer Window Autumn 2020 (Must Contain Link)’ thread
Replies: 218
Views: 13492

Re: Extended Transfer Window Autumn 2020 (Must Contain Link)’ thread

No, I am saying Covid is the same for everyone. It’s affected all clubs. Many, given our relatively small income from gate receipts, will be disproportionately impacted by Covid will lose more revenue than us. In that respect it’s a great leveller because ground capacity/fan base is no longer so re...
by Spijed
Thu Oct 15, 2020 8:41 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Bud Fight, sorry Presidential Debate
Replies: 863
Views: 14667

Re: The Bud Fight, sorry Presidential Debate

My problem is, what gross misinformation both platforms allow to be shared. I have no doubt the NY post story is a load of nonsense, and you are probably right that people should be alerted to the fact it contains potential misinformation. However, there is still plenty of potential misinformation ...
by Spijed
Thu Oct 15, 2020 8:30 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Favourite computer game
Replies: 150
Views: 2980

Re: Favourite computer game

I use a Steam account. Good for storing any games.
by Spijed
Wed Oct 14, 2020 10:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Bud Fight, sorry Presidential Debate
Replies: 863
Views: 14667

Re: The Bud Fight, sorry Presidential Debate

Just because you're a Democrat or a Republican doesn't mean you voted for that party's candidate. That said, is that even true? I've not read anywhere about specific numbers of Democrats or republicans voting already. Edit: I see the story now https://www.politico.com/news/2020/10/14/florida-swing-...
by Spijed
Wed Oct 14, 2020 10:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Extended Transfer Window Autumn 2020 (Must Contain Link)’ thread
Replies: 218
Views: 13492

Re: Extended Transfer Window Autumn 2020 (Must Contain Link)’ thread

Interesting that in John Percy’s article about West Brom’s deal to sign Grant from Huddersfield he says the fee/deal is to be paid over the length of the players contract - 6 years - in these ‘COVID times’. The vast majority of signings are paid over the length of a players contract and always have...
by Spijed
Wed Oct 14, 2020 9:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Extended Transfer Window Autumn 2020 (Must Contain Link)’ thread
Replies: 218
Views: 13492

Re: Extended Transfer Window Autumn 2020 (Must Contain Link)’ thread

I see Palace have re-signed Nathaniel Clyne. Looked a good player a few seasons ago, but seems past it now.
by Spijed
Wed Oct 14, 2020 6:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Extended Transfer Window Autumn 2020 (Must Contain Link)’ thread
Replies: 218
Views: 13492

Re: Extended Transfer Window Autumn 2020 (Must Contain Link)’ thread

West Ham pay up to £30 million for a striker who has never played in the Prem:

https://www.bbc.co.uk/sport/football/54496129
by Spijed
Wed Oct 14, 2020 11:32 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Bud Fight, sorry Presidential Debate
Replies: 863
Views: 14667

Re: The Bud Fight, sorry Presidential Debate

If the election is meant to be a secret ballot until the day of the election why do they start declaring how many Republicans and Democrats have already voted, either by mail or at the polling booth?
by Spijed
Wed Oct 14, 2020 10:41 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Extended Transfer Window Autumn 2020 (Must Contain Link)’ thread
Replies: 218
Views: 13492

Re: Extended Transfer Window Autumn 2020 (Must Contain Link)’ thread

When asked if were ever serious about signing someone:

Alan Nixon
@reluctantnicko
·
19h
Made a few low bids for people
by Spijed
Tue Oct 13, 2020 10:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Extended Transfer Window Autumn 2020 (Must Contain Link)’ thread
Replies: 218
Views: 13492

Re: Extended Transfer Window Autumn 2020 (Must Contain Link)’ thread

Premier League clubs are not just spending significantly in one year but every year in an ever increasing spiral to attempt to remain in the PL.I am not saying its right, but its happening Yes Newcastle spent last year too, as did WHU but they will have seen their survival as successful. One of tho...
by Spijed
Tue Oct 13, 2020 10:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Extended Transfer Window Autumn 2020 (Must Contain Link)’ thread
Replies: 218
Views: 13492

Re: Extended Transfer Window Autumn 2020 (Must Contain Link)’ thread

What world do you live in where you could suggest the likes of Villa, Newcastle, WHU, Palace , Brighton or Southampton would consider it failure to not get into Europe after this season ends Each of those clubs have invested money to maintain their Premier League status - simple as that :roll: And ...
by Spijed
Tue Oct 13, 2020 9:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Bud Fight, sorry Presidential Debate
Replies: 863
Views: 14667

Re: The Bud Fight, sorry Presidential Debate

PeterWilton wrote:
Tue Oct 13, 2020 9:25 pm
"accidentally"

https://mobile.twitter.com/wusa9/status ... 1671619588
The Dems won it comfortably last time so hopefully won't make too much difference.
by Spijed
Tue Oct 13, 2020 9:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Extended Transfer Window Autumn 2020 (Must Contain Link)’ thread
Replies: 218
Views: 13492

Re: Extended Transfer Window Autumn 2020 (Must Contain Link)’ thread

EVERTON, amazing recruitment with real quality, to challenge the top 6 ASTON VILLA, strengthened immensely. The 7-2 win v Liverpool was no fluke NEWCASTLE-4 major acquisitions-beat us so easily WEST HAM-very strong in the market and may buy another striker in next 3 days PALACE -some shrewd purchas...
by Spijed
Tue Oct 13, 2020 2:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Bud Fight, sorry Presidential Debate
Replies: 863
Views: 14667

Re: The Bud Fight, sorry Presidential Debate

Anyway back on topic. Nate Silver on 538 has some very good analysis on the polls and why Biden is currently leading by a large margin.
by Spijed
Tue Oct 13, 2020 1:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Extended Transfer Window Autumn 2020 (Must Contain Link)’ thread
Replies: 218
Views: 13492

Re: Extended Transfer Window Autumn 2020 (Must Contain Link)’ thread

We can debate the pluses and minuses of our squad all day long. Bottom line is we have never needed to strengthen as we do now, and we have not even exploited the loans (ie Wilson and Dawson to quote two). Our dealings were one player Stephens who balances out Hendrick leaving Burnley fans never se...
by Spijed
Tue Oct 13, 2020 1:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Bud Fight, sorry Presidential Debate
Replies: 863
Views: 14667

Re: The Bud Fight, sorry Presidential Debate

Apparently they were all temperature checked, as is the case here for venues. No virus checks because one hasn’t been invented yet with a 1 minute turnaround. 200,000 deaths, probably about 150,000 excess deaths vs normal, out of 2,800,000 Americans who usually die each year. We should all feel fre...
by Spijed
Tue Oct 13, 2020 1:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Bud Fight, sorry Presidential Debate
Replies: 863
Views: 14667

Re: The Bud Fight, sorry Presidential Debate

HahaYeah wrote:
Tue Oct 13, 2020 11:20 am
Yeah,they'll be fine. :mrgreen:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7QvwXacQjIk
I'm not surprised you find all those deaths amusing
by Spijed
Tue Oct 13, 2020 10:55 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: DAWSON AT £4M
Replies: 87
Views: 9710

Re: DAWSON AT £4M

Chris Boden
@bodenknights
Burnley, as they have since about 2011, were linked again with Dawson, but once it became apparent Tarkowski was staying put, they would have had to convince him to come knowing he would be on the bench every week...
by Spijed
Tue Oct 13, 2020 10:49 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Bud Fight, sorry Presidential Debate
Replies: 863
Views: 14667

Re: The Bud Fight, sorry Presidential Debate

President Donald Trump FULL SPEECH at Sanford, FL Rally 10/12/20 Thousands attending. :geek: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MUiSqnRJYDo And apparently not a single person was tested for the virus before entering the event. Over 200,000 deaths from the virus are seen as an inconvenience aren't they?
by Spijed
Mon Oct 12, 2020 7:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Extended Transfer Window Autumn 2020 (Must Contain Link)’ thread
Replies: 218
Views: 13492

Re: Extended Transfer Window Autumn 2020 (Must Contain Link)’ thread

Very disappointing. Would have been perfect for us to cover 2 positions and SD would have no qualms whatsoever putting him straight into the first team as right or centre back. Affordable aswell - and we know SD is a big admirer. I suspect that with Dawson going to West Ham it signals the end of an...
by Spijed
Mon Oct 12, 2020 7:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Extended Transfer Window Autumn 2020 (Must Contain Link)’ thread
Replies: 218
Views: 13492

Re: Extended Transfer Window Autumn 2020 (Must Contain Link)’ thread

Newcastleclaret93 wrote:
Mon Oct 12, 2020 7:04 pm
Dawson has signed for West Ham
Shame as he would have been ideal for us.
by Spijed
Mon Oct 12, 2020 4:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Bud Fight, sorry Presidential Debate
Replies: 863
Views: 14667

Re: The Bud Fight, sorry Presidential Debate

Is it? If someone says to a voter "drop your vote in here, it's an official box, I will take it to the polling station" - and it turns out it's not an official box but they take it to the polling station anyway - is that electoral fraud, or is it just a breach of electoral rules? Certainly it's not...
by Spijed
Mon Oct 12, 2020 12:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Bud Fight, sorry Presidential Debate
Replies: 863
Views: 14667

Re: The Bud Fight, sorry Presidential Debate

It's clearly obvious that they are going to put them in areas where they think republicans will get votes. It's not uncommon for political parties to try and make it easier for their own voters to vote. I think it's a stretch too far to assume that they are going to destroy the ballots they don't l...
by Spijed
Mon Oct 12, 2020 10:24 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Bud Fight, sorry Presidential Debate
Replies: 863
Views: 14667

Re: The Bud Fight, sorry Presidential Debate

Can imagine this sort of thing will be recurring these next couple of weeks or so. Nobody will discover who's behind it...... But Orange Man will be able to spout "I told you so" rants on Twitter . If there are post boxes outside Republican offices it's clearly obvious they are going to destroy the...
by Spijed
Sun Oct 11, 2020 9:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Premier League - Project Big Picture
Replies: 180
Views: 7611

Re: Premier League - Project Big Picture

Why are Southampton included?
by Spijed
Sun Oct 11, 2020 8:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Favourite computer game
Replies: 150
Views: 2980

Re: Favourite computer game

Recently played Tomb Raider Legend and Underworld.
by Spijed
Sun Oct 11, 2020 7:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Margaret Ferrier
Replies: 58
Views: 1817

Re: Margaret Ferrier

MP calls for resignation of none law making individual , after he is not found, by the police, of breaching, any laws. Describes as "untenable." 🌞🤗👍 There was more chance of us winning the Premier league than DC ever being found guilty of breaking an laws. A convenient stitch up as it were. He just...
by Spijed
Sun Oct 11, 2020 7:38 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Premier League - Project Big Picture
Replies: 180
Views: 7611

Re: Premier League - Project Big Picture

Murger wrote:
Sun Oct 11, 2020 7:30 pm
Could be over before it's even started

https://t.co/vXi5mL5kUY
Let's hope so.
by Spijed
Sun Oct 11, 2020 6:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Premier League - Project Big Picture
Replies: 180
Views: 7611

Re: Premier League - Project Big Picture

I wonder what incentive there is for other clubs to vote for this when 14 votes are needed for this to pass?

If they have 9 clubs on board why would another 6 vote for this when they have a good chance of being relegated?
by Spijed
Sun Oct 11, 2020 5:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Premier League - Project Big Picture
Replies: 180
Views: 7611

Re: Premier League - Project Big Picture

One thing this idea shows is that the owners are trying to see how much money they can make on the back of the pandemic by floating the idea now.

To them it seems money is far more important than anything else.
by Spijed
Sun Oct 11, 2020 5:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: England vs Belgium
Replies: 105
Views: 3381

Re: England vs Belgium

FactualFrank wrote:
Sun Oct 11, 2020 5:21 pm
Let's be fair - we're playing as well as that starting lineup suggests we would.
Trouble is, that defence is as good as we've really got. Keane, Gomez & Chilwell are the only others available.
by Spijed
Sun Oct 11, 2020 3:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Premier League - Project Big Picture
Replies: 180
Views: 7611

Re: Premier League - Project Big Picture

People underestimate West Ham's standing in the game.

West Auckland Football Club and West Ham United are the only two domestic teams to win the world cup in 1909 and 1966.
by Spijed
Sun Oct 11, 2020 1:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Premier League - Project Big Picture
Replies: 180
Views: 7611

Re: Premier League - Project Big Picture

And Spurs, let's not forget the wonderful achievement for a club of their size of two, yes two, league titles.
by Spijed
Sun Oct 11, 2020 1:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Favourite computer game
Replies: 150
Views: 2980

Re: Favourite computer game

Whats the difference between Far Cry v Just Cause on the PC and are they any better than the latest Tomb Raider?
by Spijed
Sun Oct 11, 2020 10:30 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Man Utd identify Tarkowski as a target.........
Replies: 32
Views: 2592

Re: Man Utd identify Tarkowski as a target.........

I don’t think for one minute that Tarks would sign for a championship club just to immediately sign for Man U. If that was the case though Tarks doesn’t have a £50m clause to go to a championship club so the price is £100m to go via that route! He can't anyway. Rules are in place to stop this happe...