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by Damo
Thu May 28, 2020 7:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dominic Cummings
Replies: 874
Views: 14971

Re: Dominic Cummings

Even in normal conversation "might have been" definitely doesn't mean "wasn't", as Damo seems to think It doesnt mean "was" either, as you and some other people seem to think. Seems strange to are more inclined than the police or CPS to prosecute someone Do you employ this method of conviction to a...
by Damo
Thu May 28, 2020 5:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dominic Cummings
Replies: 874
Views: 14971

Re: Dominic Cummings

Zlatan wrote:
Thu May 28, 2020 5:18 pm
because Damo, unlike you, I have my own mind and I can understand that he did breach the rules and it is something to be concerned about
Not sure breaching some rules in a guy off the internets mind is a sackable offence, in any profession though pal
by Damo
Thu May 28, 2020 5:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dominic Cummings
Replies: 874
Views: 14971

Re: Dominic Cummings

But the point is many people have suffered despite sticking religiously to the rules. Would you still fine people if they deliberately drove to Barnard castle? I wouldn't fine anyone for deliberately driving anywhere. Not Cummings, not Kinnock, not Joe Public. Had we had a proper lockdown, where pe...
by Damo
Thu May 28, 2020 5:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dominic Cummings
Replies: 874
Views: 14971

Re: Dominic Cummings

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So if he didnt break the rules, and it's not about Brexit, or because he's a Tory, then what is all the fuss about?
Some of you are being dishonest
https://twitter.com/BethRigby/status/12 ... 45280?s=19
by Damo
Wed May 27, 2020 4:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dominic Cummings
Replies: 874
Views: 14971

Re: Dominic Cummings

Bad taste yes.
A police matter?
Dont be daft
by Damo
Wed May 27, 2020 4:00 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dominic Cummings
Replies: 874
Views: 14971

Re: Dominic Cummings

Tall Paul wrote:
Wed May 27, 2020 3:59 pm
When you say "once did a podcast" do you mean over a hundred times?
I don't know how many times he did the podcast
I'd never heard of him until yesterday
by Damo
Wed May 27, 2020 3:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dominic Cummings
Replies: 874
Views: 14971

Re: Dominic Cummings

Then you may be aware that the most interesting / egregious examples of Daily Mail “journalism” are often posted there for all to see, even folk without a DM subscription, or access to a works canteen. Do you mean Andy whatsisname (profanityswan)? I didn’t see it, no. What was his alleged crime? Tw...
by Damo
Wed May 27, 2020 3:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dominic Cummings
Replies: 874
Views: 14971

Re: Dominic Cummings

Greenmile wrote:
Wed May 27, 2020 3:36 pm
There’s this website called twitter.com. I think you’d like it.
I've been on. I thought this place was bad. Did you see the guy who once did a podcast with bob mortimer get chased off there yesterday,? :lol:
by Damo
Wed May 27, 2020 3:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dominic Cummings
Replies: 874
Views: 14971

Re: Dominic Cummings

Thanks combat for giving us a laugh. The vast majority of posters on here decry the Daily Mail for whatever reasons they choose, no problem with that at all. However, it publishes the details as shown in your picture and this will all be taken as the gospel truth, even though the vast majority thin...
by Damo
Wed May 27, 2020 3:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dominic Cummings
Replies: 874
Views: 14971

Re: Dominic Cummings

What i find really fascinating is why your persisting in the brexit argument that's been settled we've left thank heavens i'm sure you'll agree. Regarding the regulations i doubt many people will have read them chapter & verse,hence why many weren't aware of the loopholes Dominic Cummings seemingly...
by Damo
Wed May 27, 2020 2:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11997
Views: 239507

Re: Covid-19

New Zealand do seem to have dealt with the virus exceptionally well but it has to be noted that they have a population density of about 46 people per square mile whereas in England it is well over 700 people for the same area. Not to mention not being part of a union that allows free movement of pe...
by Damo
Tue May 26, 2020 10:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dominic Cummings
Replies: 874
Views: 14971

Re: Dominic Cummings

Greenmile wrote:
Tue May 26, 2020 10:29 pm
Sorry. I’d forgotten how you struggle with metaphor and analogy.
It's good that a layman like yourself is available to put it into your own terms then
by Damo
Tue May 26, 2020 10:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dominic Cummings
Replies: 874
Views: 14971

Re: Dominic Cummings

Greenmile wrote:
Tue May 26, 2020 9:08 pm
A lot of people view voting as their civic duty, even if they’re not keen on any of the options on offer.
I'm well aware of that. Let's hope the two options on the table are never, your head or your arm
by Damo
Tue May 26, 2020 10:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dominic Cummings
Replies: 874
Views: 14971

Re: Dominic Cummings

I’ll bite. What did Corbyn lie about? I think the problem the Tories have, and this predates the massive liar that Is Johnson, is it’s a default setting for them. When parties go down this route - and Labour has before - it doesn’t end well. Read back andrew. I listed a few. Or google it. I cant be...
by Damo
Tue May 26, 2020 10:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dominic Cummings
Replies: 874
Views: 14971

Re: Dominic Cummings

I don’t want to crucify Cummings. I don’t think I’ve even said how I feel he should be reprimanded. My contributions to this thread have been asking people how they can defend his actions and subsequent lies. FWIW, a simple and humble apology probably would have sufficed in the first instance from ...
by Damo
Tue May 26, 2020 9:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dominic Cummings
Replies: 874
Views: 14971

Re: Dominic Cummings

Of course I couldn’t support Blair after the Iraq revelations. What makes you think I could? Not sure what particular incident you’re referring to with Cameron. And just to be clear, voting for a party in an election isn’t the same as supporting the leader of that party. This is what happens when p...
by Damo
Tue May 26, 2020 8:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dominic Cummings
Replies: 874
Views: 14971

Re: Dominic Cummings

Go on then. Please search my posts to find instances of me defending any politician for lying. You think its fine that Cummings and Johnson have blatantly lied to the public and you are defending them, even reveling in the fact that they've got the public's back up by doing so. By default, that mea...
by Damo
Tue May 26, 2020 4:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dominic Cummings
Replies: 874
Views: 14971

Re: Dominic Cummings

You're just deviating away from the point on a tangent, another tactic employed by a lot of posters on here. You can compare Corbyn sitting on a train floor to this situation if you like but it is pretty stupid. I wasn't a fan of Corbyn, but to my knowledge he didn't stare down a camera lens and te...
by Damo
Tue May 26, 2020 4:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dominic Cummings
Replies: 874
Views: 14971

Re: Dominic Cummings

You're right that I voted Labour at the last GE, but that wasn't because I support the Labour Party and it certainly wasn't because I supported Corbyn. I voted for what I believe to be the party who was most likely to act in the best interests of the populace, and I found it a very difficult decisi...
by Damo
Tue May 26, 2020 3:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dominic Cummings
Replies: 874
Views: 14971

Re: Dominic Cummings

I wouldn't support any politician who told me barefaced lies. The sheer contempt Cummings and the government have shown to the public in this incident is shameful. Like I say, Damo, you have ridiculously low standards. I might have low standards when it comes to voting for my favourite snake oil sa...
by Damo
Tue May 26, 2020 2:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dominic Cummings
Replies: 874
Views: 14971

Re: Dominic Cummings

Really? You don’t think the fact that the government are lying to us, which you have accepted yourself, is the real issue? It seems that you’re perfectly happy being lied to by our government, particularly when it winds up the ‘lefties’, but don’t tar the rest of the population with your ridiculous...
by Damo
Tue May 26, 2020 11:40 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Dominic Cummings
Replies: 874
Views: 14971

Re: Dominic Cummings

Zlatan wrote:
Tue May 26, 2020 9:09 am
He’s the mastermind behind Brexit
that's what the real issue is here
by Damo
Mon May 25, 2020 7:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11997
Views: 239507

Re: Covid-19

And even you must agree that in Dominic Cummings we have someone who has absolutely no sympathy whatsoever in the suffering and hardship that many families have had to put up with for weeks. He basically stuck two fingers up to all those families who weren't allowed to go to funerals or care homes....
by Damo
Mon May 25, 2020 7:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11997
Views: 239507

Re: Covid-19

I think the remainers should watch that again. Look beyond the stuttering and your own blind hatred of him. That was a masterful performance. The media wanted one thing from all of that. An appology. Once they had that they could tear him in pieces and have his head on a stake. Instead he highlighte...
by Damo
Mon May 25, 2020 5:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11997
Views: 239507

Re: Covid-19

ksrclaret wrote:
Mon May 25, 2020 5:45 pm
At which point, DSR takes over and distributes some more.
You should post that joke more often.
It's really funny
by Damo
Mon May 25, 2020 5:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11997
Views: 239507

Re: Covid-19

Yes of course I am. I’m a VDI expert and I’ve been a key component in ensuring my organisation remains functional (note not technician), but you don’t need to worry about that. What pray tell do you do? I'm a media distribution officer. I start at 6-30 am each morning and I have usually delivered a...
by Damo
Mon May 25, 2020 5:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11997
Views: 239507

Re: Covid-19

You inferred that I was running the country so I assumed that’s what you thought DomCum was doing as that was your inference wasn’t it...? I have been keeping a prestigious educational establishment functioning from home, you know the sort of place where technological developments have been assisti...
by Damo
Mon May 25, 2020 5:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11997
Views: 239507

Re: Covid-19

:lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: I had dodgy eyesight. So I drove to a castle. It was 30 miles. I took my 4yo. I did what any parent would do. I felt sick. So I got out and looked at the bluebells. Then my penis accidentally fell into someone else. Take that media. I'd imagine that is something like w...
by Damo
Mon May 25, 2020 5:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11997
Views: 239507

Re: Covid-19

Zlatan wrote:
Mon May 25, 2020 5:22 pm
Your definition of schooling must be different to mine
To be fair. You thought your job, selling software or advising people how to download it or whatever you do was as complex as advising the prime minister.
Of course we are going to define things differently
by Damo
Mon May 25, 2020 5:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11997
Views: 239507

Re: Covid-19

Zlatan wrote:
Mon May 25, 2020 5:20 pm
Sorry I didn’t realise that Dom was the PM
Sorry, I think you must have read something that I didnt write
by Damo
Mon May 25, 2020 5:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11997
Views: 239507

Re: Covid-19

He's absolutely schooling these idiots here. It's no wonder the media despise him.
by Damo
Mon May 25, 2020 5:19 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11997
Views: 239507

Re: Covid-19

Zlatan wrote:
Mon May 25, 2020 5:11 pm
Now he’s talking ********. Of course he could have stayed in Durham - I’ve worked from home for the past 2+ months with no problems at all
Running the country from home was you?
by Damo
Mon May 25, 2020 9:56 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11997
Views: 239507

Re: Covid-19

Zlatan wrote:
Mon May 25, 2020 8:16 am
We had discussed what to do if it got worse, and my partners parents were on standby to collect our child should that be necessary.
So you did have exactly the same choice available as he did?
Thanks for confirming my point
by Damo
Mon May 25, 2020 1:11 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11997
Views: 239507

Re: Covid-19

A child is not classed as vulnerable in Covid terms and the reason vulnerable people are allowed to be moved is because there is deemed to be an immediate threat to life for them catching the virus (this is elderly people are those with underlying health conditions) Even then what the the guideline...
by Damo
Mon May 25, 2020 1:10 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11997
Views: 239507

Re: Covid-19

I would do my best to look after my wife and child in our own home whilst taking as many measures as possible to stay safe and isolate my child from my wife My contingency would have been to ensure the closest family member possible would be available to come to me and collect my child if needed Im...
by Damo
Mon May 25, 2020 12:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11997
Views: 239507

Re: Covid-19

So you have a sick wife and a child to protect and look after. Do you bundle them all in the confined space of a car for several hours to isolate together in a unfamiliar property or do you stay put and look after them in you own home where you have everything set up to best serve your family Beari...
by Damo
Mon May 25, 2020 12:05 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11997
Views: 239507

Re: Covid-19

Steve-Harpers-perm wrote:
Sun May 24, 2020 11:12 pm
Rest of the country haven’t had a choice.
Anybody with a parent living 200 miles away, in cummings situation had exactly the same choice he did.
Had I been in his position and I thought it was in my kids best interest I'd have done the same thing.
So, I'd imagine would most other people.
by Damo
Sun May 24, 2020 10:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11997
Views: 239507

Re: Covid-19

I really couldn't tell you if he wanted to visit a beach or not. So far I only know he wanted to visit his mum's and a castle. You're doing a grand job of deflecting this though, Damo, fair play. Johnson should have put you up at the podium today and saved himself the flack. I'm not deflecting anyt...
by Damo
Sun May 24, 2020 10:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11997
Views: 239507

Re: Covid-19

Well beaches were closed at that point so he'd have had a job. I think castle's were still accessible though? I didn't even know about those two flouting lockdown rules. Obviously that was really poor too and I'm sure they were given hell for it, but the main distinction I can make there is that ne...
by Damo
Sun May 24, 2020 10:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11997
Views: 239507

Re: Covid-19

joey13 wrote:
Sun May 24, 2020 10:11 pm
Andrew Kinnock , do keep up , I know it’s tough , it’s been a long day
Too long a day to address my point it seems.

Stephen Kinnock
by Damo
Sun May 24, 2020 10:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11997
Views: 239507

Re: Covid-19

ksrclaret wrote:
Sun May 24, 2020 10:05 pm
Yep. I assume he wanted to, or he'd not have done it.
Not exactly a day at the beach was it?
Incidentally I just searched for your posts about Jeremy Corbyn turning up at parliament when he had no reason to. Or Andrew Kinnock flouting the lockdown rules.
I cant find them?
by Damo
Sun May 24, 2020 10:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11997
Views: 239507

Re: Covid-19

Leaving aside getting one over the media and left wingers like me who obviously disliked him before this, if I'd had a family member seriously ill or even dying alone because I was following the rules whilst he was off wherever he wanted I really do think I'd be horrified and distraught over this. ...
by Damo
Sun May 24, 2020 9:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Covid-19
Replies: 11997
Views: 239507

Re: Covid-19

Never been a fan of Dominic Cummings until the past few days.
The way he has dealt with the screamers and the press has been fantastic though.
Good on him
by Damo
Sun May 24, 2020 4:57 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Eid Mubarak
Replies: 29
Views: 1534

Re: Eid Mubarak

A mate just left me a bag off all sorts of delights on my doorstep. More than half of it vegetarian friendly so my mrs is delighted.
Eid Mubarak to all
by Damo
Sun May 24, 2020 2:52 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Drive by shooting
Replies: 158
Views: 8834

Re: Drive by shooting

Some great ideas for game shows here.
A "Running man" type would be my preferred choice where you get to pick your favourite executioner, with special moves and fancy weapons.
Could even get Arnie to be the compair. He likes a good execution doesnt he
by Damo
Sun May 24, 2020 3:12 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Drive by shooting
Replies: 158
Views: 8834

Re: Drive by shooting

I cant work out if Jakubclaret is an amazing troll account or just absolutely mental
by Damo
Sat May 23, 2020 1:08 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BBC3/BBC4
Replies: 27
Views: 1241

Re: BBC3/BBC4

Sausage wrote:
Fri May 22, 2020 4:07 pm
Do you think over 75s should get Netflix and Sky Sports for free too? If not, why not?
Sky sports is a bad example because over 75's will still have to pay the bbc tax if they want to subscribe to that.
So will under 75's I suppose
by Damo
Sat May 23, 2020 1:04 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Butter Pies
Replies: 38
Views: 1189

Re: Butter Pies

Bullabill wrote:
Sat May 23, 2020 12:44 am
"(I have a strange pallet)"

You do. It's palate.
Thank you kind sir.
I feel so much better that the next time I address some people on the internet about pies, that I will be able to spell a word that nobody cares about correctly.
This has been the best friday night ever
by Damo
Sat May 23, 2020 12:01 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Butter Pies
Replies: 38
Views: 1189

Re: Butter Pies

Modern day pies can describe modern day England very well..... No one cares, it's all about the profit, it's a gloopy mess and it's tasteless. The only reason some of us went on t' Turf in the late 80's (apart from being absolutely Keith Mooned and loving the Clarets :) ) was the meat and tatie pie...
by Damo
Fri May 22, 2020 11:45 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: BBC3/BBC4
Replies: 27
Views: 1241

Re: BBC3/BBC4

Still find the idea of having to pay for state sponsored media a little strange. Be you over 75 or not