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by houseboy
Wed May 01, 2019 9:10 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Power to the People!
Replies: 32
Views: 1511

Re: Power to the People!

Left school in '69 and lived free and easy for years. Main recollections: Music (mainly progressive rock but I just loved music of all kinds - apart from soul), drugs, booze, football (and getting in a few 'scrapes'), silly clothes (loon pants, flared sleeve tops and lacey shirts) and lot's of sex (...
by houseboy
Tue Apr 30, 2019 4:48 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: On Sunday Burnley will break many Mancunan hearts .
Replies: 31
Views: 2096

Re: On Sunday Burnley will break many Mancunan hearts .

Steady on lads - no-one on here wants to see your tentacles.
by houseboy
Tue Apr 30, 2019 4:43 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Beware the cost of relegation
Replies: 68
Views: 3732

Re: Beware the cost of relegation

[quote="Chester Perry"]Page 6 of the accounts under Principal Risks and Uncertainties paragraph 2 Sorry bud - your link doesn't open (but it DOES come up under quotes as a very long and complex series of technical jargon). Either way I trust you and thanks for that - don't need to see it a...
by houseboy
Tue Apr 30, 2019 4:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: This is how to celebrate promotion. Brilliant.
Replies: 14
Views: 1611

Re: This is how to celebrate promotion. Brilliant.

I wouldn’t go that far. There’s very few ‘Sleeping Giants’ left, and Sheff Utd aren’t one of them, IMO. They’re a ‘Big’ Club, but their Top Tier history is patchy at best. Villa maybe, Leeds possibly, Sheff Weds, at a push; but not Sheff Utd. Definitely Villa (THE sleeping giant in my opinion) and ...
by houseboy
Tue Apr 30, 2019 3:20 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Beware the cost of relegation
Replies: 68
Views: 3732

Re: Beware the cost of relegation

Does this not show something that is glaringly obvious? Slowly, over a period of time, the money from the PL should be reduced simply because it causes clubs to spend what they haven't got (or only temporarilly have) in order to keep that which is not guaranteed to last. The money in the PL now is b...
by houseboy
Tue Apr 30, 2019 2:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bramall Lane
Replies: 50
Views: 2639

Re: Bramall Lane

bobinho wrote:Of course the sanitation, that goes without saying. But APART from the roads and the sanitation, what have the Romans ever done for us?

The wine, don't forget the wine.
by houseboy
Tue Apr 30, 2019 2:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bramall Lane
Replies: 50
Views: 2639

Re: Bramall Lane

Bosscat wrote::lol: :lol: :lol:
Sanitation

The aqueduct?
by houseboy
Tue Apr 30, 2019 2:49 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Free Deardrie
Replies: 10
Views: 1242

Re: Free Deardrie

claretblue wrote:what channel? :?

On one of the shoppiing channels at about 3 in the morning, for insomniacs.
by houseboy
Tue Apr 30, 2019 12:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Free Deardrie
Replies: 10
Views: 1242

Re: Free Deardrie

See what I mean....everything's got to be serious now....though I acknowledge the wink :D tbh haven't watched "soaps"in years.... When you could laugh at the story lines with stan Ogden jack duckworth and Les Battersby.....I'm reduced to watching gogglebox..now! Oh no Tim, you need help. ...
by houseboy
Tue Apr 30, 2019 12:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Bramall Lane
Replies: 50
Views: 2639

Re: Bramall Lane

Funkydrummer wrote:Yeah, but apart from that, what have the Romans ever done for us ? :D

Well, there's the roads.

Seriously I have only ever seen defeats there but still like 'em.
by houseboy
Tue Apr 30, 2019 10:46 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: This is how to celebrate promotion. Brilliant.
Replies: 14
Views: 1611

Re: This is how to celebrate promotion. Brilliant.

Always liked 'em for some odd reason. Remember when their ground was really odd with only 3 sides but they still used to manage an atmosphere. My worst visit there was in the 70's when they had the Argentine Alex Sabella. He ran us ragged and they stuffed us 4-0. As someone has said if they play the...
by houseboy
Tue Apr 30, 2019 10:12 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Broadband - Which supplier are you with?
Replies: 30
Views: 1176

Re: Broadband - Which supplier are you with?

How much do you pay for the Broadband? Total bill is about £52 but that includes broadband, mobiles, landline and BT TV (which I get free as we only get the internet channels as we don't have an arial). Got BT sport free for 6 months as well when I joined. New customers get excellent deals and, unl...
by houseboy
Mon Apr 29, 2019 3:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Broadband - Which supplier are you with?
Replies: 30
Views: 1176

Re: Broadband - Which supplier are you with?

BT - had a few and they are by far the best we have ever had. They have even been oferring to sort out a speed problem that I don't actually have. My internet is fast enough at nearly 40 but they say it should be over 50 and they have standards they want to keep up. They want to send another special...
by houseboy
Mon Apr 29, 2019 3:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: MODS - SPAM happening again
Replies: 9
Views: 548

Re: MODS - SPAM happening again

Spam! Spam! Spam! Spam!
Lovely spam! Wonderful spam!
Spam spa-a-a-a-a-am spam spa-a-a-a-a-am spam
Lovely spam! Lovely spam! Lovely spam! Lovely spam!
Spam spam spam spam!


Sorry - couldn't resist. That's a lot of spam, in fact it's Spamalot. :roll:
by houseboy
Mon Apr 29, 2019 3:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Tourists at the Turf
Replies: 51
Views: 3338

Re: Tourists at the Turf

I think we have to say that we are (kind of) an established PL club now, at least for the forseeable. That brings with it a global profile whether we like it or not and, at least from my view, why wouldn't we like it? For a hundred years or more the only reason people in this country had heard of Bu...
by houseboy
Mon Apr 29, 2019 10:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Realistic Lineup for next season?
Replies: 80
Views: 4339

Re: Realistic Lineup for next season?

Goobs wrote:Heaton
Lowton Tarks Mee Taylor
Hendrick Westwood Cork McNeil
Barnes Wood

Unless we sell any of these I expect that's what it will be because even if we signed Messi in Summer he wouldn't be 'Dyche fit' for at least 4 months. :roll:
by houseboy
Mon Apr 29, 2019 10:24 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who is Driscoll Glennon?
Replies: 38
Views: 4060

Re: Who is Driscoll Glennon?

Foulthrow wrote:Which, knowing Dyche, means she’s not even pregnant yet.

Which broadly speaking means Brady was on a promise.
by houseboy
Mon Apr 29, 2019 10:21 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Random observations from today
Replies: 27
Views: 2988

Re: Random observations from today

I noticed how when City play “anti football” it’s game management and clever. When we do it it’s the worst thing to ever happen. Whenever the one of the big six play a long forward pass it's called a 'well placed, incisive pass' but when we do it it's the 'long ball game'. Not saying there is any b...
by houseboy
Fri Apr 26, 2019 3:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What makes you happy?
Replies: 48
Views: 1363

Re: What makes you happy?

chorleyhere wrote:Bright blue skies with sunshine but not too hot, panoramic views with hills and mountains in the background, my wife and family to share these moments with good health all round - general peacefulness.

I think if I had to define it I'd put pretty much what you have mate.
by houseboy
Fri Apr 26, 2019 3:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What makes you happy?
Replies: 48
Views: 1363

Re: What makes you happy?

Steve1956 wrote:I find I'm happy for 10 seconds while I'm actually having sex :lol:

FFS Steve, what are you on to last that long?
by houseboy
Fri Apr 26, 2019 3:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Chelsea boss gets small fine
Replies: 27
Views: 1785

Re: ARTICLE: Chelsea boss gets small fine

Truth isn’t the issue. Taking you analogy - born out of wedlock - a ******* is factually correct (though in this era it is used more as an insult) and it may also be true that the person you are describing is black. Now if you were writing an article about Oprah Winfrey you would be factually corre...
by houseboy
Fri Apr 26, 2019 2:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: What makes you happy?
Replies: 48
Views: 1363

Re: What makes you happy?

This is an age old philosopical question, debated since the time of the Greeks and beyond. It is more difficult to answer than would at first appear because happiness is difficult to define in itself. Is happiness a fleeting thing felt from the immediate sense of elation you may get from, say, Burnl...
by houseboy
Fri Apr 26, 2019 12:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Chelsea boss gets small fine
Replies: 27
Views: 1785

Re: ARTICLE: Chelsea boss gets small fine

The Idea of using White, Black... as racial identifiers has been largely discredited. For two reasons - i) Scientifically we are all homo sapiens and humans don't come in races. ii) Racial groupings are far too simplistic and not accurate. Therefore it's recommend to use ethnic groupings of which t...
by houseboy
Fri Apr 26, 2019 10:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Chelsea boss gets small fine
Replies: 27
Views: 1785

Re: ARTICLE: Chelsea boss gets small fine

Burnley Ace wrote:It’s really simple, it’s the context in which it’s said.

Fair enough but in what context can a statement of truth be 'wrong'? Is a truth not a truth in any context?

By the way I'm not after an argument, I'm just genuinely interested in semantics.
by houseboy
Fri Apr 26, 2019 9:17 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ARTICLE: Chelsea boss gets small fine
Replies: 27
Views: 1785

Re: ARTICLE: Chelsea boss gets small fine

What exactly IS a racist comment? Who defines what is or is not racist? For example if someone is an Italian (or any race) and born out of wedlock then calling them an Italian b*st*rd is actually a statement of truth, not an insult in the strict scheme of things, and yet those of the PC persuasion w...
by houseboy
Fri Apr 26, 2019 9:01 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Will Burnley hand the title to Liverpool ?
Replies: 26
Views: 2784

Re: Will Burnley hand the title to Liverpool ?

bobinho wrote:I’d rather we hand relegation to Brighton.

Disgusting club, awful fans.

C'mon you Seagulls!
by houseboy
Thu Apr 25, 2019 4:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Roll over like a kitten on Sunday?
Replies: 49
Views: 2549

Re: Roll over like a kitten on Sunday?

I don't care as long as we don't roll over for anyone. I do have the affection you mention for Liverpool but neither do I dislike City, so who wins the title is okay by me. I don't see how anyone would want their team to lose just to stop an unrelated club winning something. Don't forget the way the...
by houseboy
Thu Apr 25, 2019 4:32 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: March to Freedom nears
Replies: 190
Views: 3598

Re: March to Freedom nears

GodIsADeeJay81 wrote:We will build a wall and make the Mexicans pay for it!!!

Will they pay for me to replace my beech hedge, it's got a bit of rogue shrub in it that's taken over one corner. If they have a problem with the exchange rate they can pay in cocaine.
by houseboy
Thu Apr 25, 2019 4:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Guardiola on McNeil
Replies: 44
Views: 5527

Re: Guardiola on McNeil

Manchester City, regardless of their massive wealth, are definitely not a “plastic” club. Agree. Mostly real fans (Mancunians) and an ability to laugh at themselves (they needed it a few years ago). Yes they will have aquired a few plastics, they're bound to have with their success and money, but g...
by houseboy
Thu Apr 25, 2019 12:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: March to Freedom nears
Replies: 190
Views: 3598

Re: March to Freedom nears

Scottish oil built the M25 and the Channel Tunnel and paid for Thatcherwoman's unemployment strategy, to keep us all in line. Scottish oil??? The coastline and surrounding sea are British, nobody said anything about giving you any water with your independence. As soon as your sand hits the sea that...
by houseboy
Thu Apr 25, 2019 12:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: "The bigger test of Burnley away to come..."
Replies: 11
Views: 1515

Re: "The bigger test of Burnley away to come..."

Hopefully with a new Russian president in a few years Roman`s ill gotten gains will be taken back into the state where it rightfully belonged and he`ll spend a few decades mining salt. They`ll go back to the $hitty little London club they always were! I have tried to go back on and it seems like I ...
by houseboy
Thu Apr 25, 2019 9:43 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: "The bigger test of Burnley away to come..."
Replies: 11
Views: 1515

Re: "The bigger test of Burnley away to come..."

Unforunately for Liverpool I think City are going to do it again. I do hope if they don't it's all our fault though. To be honest I don't care who wins it because I don't have anything against either club, but I would like to see Liverpool win it because they have been absent for so long. Incidental...
by houseboy
Wed Apr 24, 2019 3:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who are your favourite stand up comedians?
Replies: 146
Views: 4618

Re: Who are your favourite stand up comedians?

Just had a read through this (missed it first time around) and I'm amazed at no mention (that I noticed) of Robin Williams. Him and Conolly are, in my view, two of the funniest human beings ever to walk this good earth. For anyone who has never seen it Williams' Live at the Met from the 80's it is s...
by houseboy
Wed Apr 24, 2019 12:03 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A very good reason...
Replies: 41
Views: 3857

Re: A very good reason...

I've not shopped at Asda since the Wimbledon/MK situation It's tough call when you start talking about boycotting, especially with big companies. As someone has pointed out it is right to boycot something you have a problem with but unfortunately with so many companies now being so big you have to ...
by houseboy
Wed Apr 24, 2019 10:38 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: United v City...The Horns of a Dilemma
Replies: 67
Views: 2401

Re: United v City...The Horns of a Dilemma

I think there will be a lot of people saying stuff on the internet and other media outlets, but when the game kicks off they will all want their team to win regardless. If they don't, then they probably hate Liverpool more than they actually support Man United, which is more than a little sad. Very...
by houseboy
Wed Apr 24, 2019 9:23 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: United v City...The Horns of a Dilemma
Replies: 67
Views: 2401

United v City...The Horns of a Dilemma

Just thinking this morning about the Manchester derby tonight and it got me wondering...obviously United fans will want to beat City but how many of them will see it as handing the title to Liverpool, who they seem to hate more than City, and may just sneakilly want a City win?
by houseboy
Wed Apr 24, 2019 9:14 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A very good reason...
Replies: 41
Views: 3857

Re: A very good reason...

Sure. If people find a way to spend money they don't have that is their business. I'm not stopping them and I wouldn't. I can say they "shouldn't" though. It's only sensible after all. I didn't buy expensive luxuries when I couldn't afford them. But people do though don't they bud? Even t...
by houseboy
Tue Apr 23, 2019 3:30 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Luiz says we are anti football
Replies: 160
Views: 6891

Re: Luiz says we are anti football

Perhaps the "several people on these threads are agreeing with some of Chelsea's complaints and are embarrassed by our performance" aren't actually Burnley "Fans" LB m8 The dive in the first half was actually laughed at on the BBC football site. What WAS he trying to achieve wit...
by houseboy
Tue Apr 23, 2019 3:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Luiz says we are anti football
Replies: 160
Views: 6891

Re: Luiz says we are anti football

It’s isn’t a long shot to say going into the final weekend a win at Old Trafford for Cardiff plus us to lose vs Arsenal and a 3/4 goal swing will send us down. Don’t get me wrong last nights points was superb. But Sean Dyche tells us time and time again it isn’t over until it’s mathematically over....
by houseboy
Tue Apr 23, 2019 12:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: We're being reported to the FA
Replies: 59
Views: 6140

Re: We're being reported to the FA

I wouldn't get too upset at Chelsea's reaction to last night, they are a big club with a right to complain about the Burnley FCs of this world. After all we don't deserve to be in the PL because we don't have a sugar daddy pouring 100s of millions of pounds into the club and treating as a plaything....
by houseboy
Tue Apr 23, 2019 10:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Luiz says we are anti football
Replies: 160
Views: 6891

Re: Luiz says we are anti football

He’s right. I understand the performance away at Chelsea. That’s fine by me. But last minute freekick in a dangerous position. Try win the match. It was there to be won. If we’re not trying to win then what it the point. The funniest thing is we’re not definitely safe. And that’s how Sean Dyche wor...
by houseboy
Tue Apr 23, 2019 10:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Luiz says we are anti football
Replies: 160
Views: 6891

Re: Luiz says we are anti football

I actually like it when players say this. It shouts out how good we actually are. This is no fluke - we should have really got all 3 points at Old Trafford and we beat Spurs. So don't let this annoy you - just smile, because it shows we're a very good side. We finished 7th last season and the table...
by houseboy
Tue Apr 23, 2019 10:31 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Ashley Barnes Is Not Good Enough For Us
Replies: 35
Views: 4566

Re: Ashley Barnes Is Not Good Enough For Us

GodIsADeeJay81 wrote:Quick browse of part of it and reminds me of some people on here who absolutely detest Barnes but have now mysteriously gone quiet, they haven't even held their hands up and admitted they were wrong.

I was wrong!
by houseboy
Tue Apr 23, 2019 10:30 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: A very good reason...
Replies: 41
Views: 3857

Re: A very good reason...

No, it wouldn't apply. See bolded word below: The other kind of item supermarkets will put on £ for 2£ are non-essentials like crisps, confectionary, booze etc. Nobody who can't afford these should be buying non-essential products. What 'shouldn't'' happen is people telling other people what they s...
by houseboy
Thu Apr 18, 2019 4:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Barr Report
Replies: 123
Views: 3029

Re: The Barr Report

Houseboy, just a quick note on Begum. She doesn't have another nationality and so is being made stateless by the Home Office's decision. What she does have is the right to apply for Bangladeshi citizenship, but Bangladesh is not bound to accept her application. Why should they? She is a British cit...
by houseboy
Thu Apr 18, 2019 4:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Barr Report
Replies: 123
Views: 3029

Re: The Barr Report

Incidentally there seems to be a lot of talk about wanting to see Trump imprisoned. Whether you like him or not (I don't incidentally) there is no earthly reason to assume it will happen. It has never happened and apparently, if you look at the politics of America and look at the processes involved ...
by houseboy
Thu Apr 18, 2019 4:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The Barr Report
Replies: 123
Views: 3029

Re: The Barr Report

Why shouldn't guilty people get a trial? Begum should be tried. Trump should be tried. I have no need to wait until the outcome of a trial to know that they are both guilty as ****, but just because i'm pretty sure they're both guilty that doesn't mean I think we should punish them without a trial....
by houseboy
Thu Apr 18, 2019 4:21 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Last Four Games Predictions?
Replies: 40
Views: 2022

Re: Last Four Games Predictions?

Three points off Arsenal,and another point coming off one of the other three,would be over the moon if we can finally put the never beating Arsenal in the Premier league to bed 4 points. The only top 6 club we have never beaten in the PL era. Has to end soon. Depends how much they pay the ref I sup...
by houseboy
Thu Apr 18, 2019 4:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Last Four Games Predictions?
Replies: 40
Views: 2022

Re: Last Four Games Predictions?

Dyched wrote:Chelsea 1 Burnley 2
Hazard Barnes
Wood

Burnley 2 Man City 2
Barnes. Sterling
Westwood Aguero

Everton 3 Burnley 0
Some knobs

Burnley 2 Arsenal 0
Tarks
Barnes

Some knobs! :lol: :lol: :lol:
by houseboy
Thu Apr 18, 2019 2:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Last Four Games Predictions?
Replies: 40
Views: 2022

Re: Last Four Games Predictions?

Ooogeorgeorgeoghani wrote:I agree , when was the last time we lost 4 on the bounce . We may even beat Everton but if we do we won't get a point against arsenal

Very recently mate - Newcastle/Liverpool/Palace and Leicester. Were you on holiday? ;)

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