Search:

Type: Posts; User: Ian_Cook; Keyword(s):

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.27 seconds; generated 12 minute(s) ago.

  1. Replies
    20
    Views
    791

    [Law] Re: New framework .. Biggar

    To clarify
  2. Replies
    918
    Views
    25,565

    [Golden Oldies] Re: Nigel Owens on inclusive rugby.

    "[Crown's] internal security policy requires our security officers to check identification of those persons they believe to be under the age of 25,"

    This is not at all unusual. Both the local...
  3. Replies
    918
    Views
    25,565

    [Golden Oldies] Re: Nigel Owens on inclusive rugby.

    You're twisting things... again, as usual.

    Tom says "she's a corrupt bitch" about Hilary Clinton.
    The next week, Jack says "she's a corrupt bitch" about Senator Kamala Harris.

    Does "she's a...
  4. Replies
    918
    Views
    25,565

    [Golden Oldies] Re: Nigel Owens on inclusive rugby.

    Exactly!
  5. Replies
    918
    Views
    25,565

    [Golden Oldies] Re: Nigel Owens on inclusive rugby.

    Perhaps you missed the bold part

    "The political use of the term" and I am referring exclusively to US politics since NKW is inferring its a racist dogwhistle there... it is not!
  6. Replies
    918
    Views
    25,565

    [Golden Oldies] Re: Nigel Owens on inclusive rugby.

    I follow American politics very closely, and what you are saying is rubbish!

    The political use of the term "stick a fork in her, she's done" was originated by Will Durst of the Huffington Post. It...
  7. Replies
    918
    Views
    25,565

    [Golden Oldies] Re: Nigel Owens on inclusive rugby.

    "All" isn't necessarily an absolute

    https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/all

    "all those dollars" doesn't necessarily mean every last dollar in the same way that "all the time" does...
  8. Replies
    918
    Views
    25,565

    [Golden Oldies] Re: Nigel Owens on inclusive rugby.

    Oh yes, my favourite.

    Trump goes on and on about how 'merica is taking millions and millions of dollars in trade tariffs from the Chinese. The reality is, he is too dumb to realise that is it the...
  9. Replies
    918
    Views
    25,565

    [Golden Oldies] Re: Nigel Owens on inclusive rugby.

    As I said, mine's a Beretta 686 over-under shotgun.

    https://i.sitebiz.com/cnNyZmVlZA/rsr_number/b/BRJ6863J0_1.jpg
    That means it has two barrels, one above the other. You only get two shots before...
  10. Replies
    15
    Views
    597

    Re: unsportsmanlike ...

    I agree that some of those Soccer ones were offensive (after all, Soccer - go figure), but we generally don't see that in Rugby. However, since when is the "funky chicken" offensive?
  11. Replies
    15
    Views
    597

    Re: unsportsmanlike ...

    I would not YC post try celebrations that are not offensive.

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=b8-OtRbJfzk

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wC8oTbqAUZ8

    What happened after the these is what...
  12. Thread: Area 51

    by Ian_Cook
    Replies
    4
    Views
    401

    Re: Area 51

    A suggestion from an American friend of mine....

    While we are 'storming' Area 51, you Europeans should do the same at the Vatican.

    Tag line - "We'll get the aliens, you get the predators"
  13. Replies
    918
    Views
    25,565

    [Golden Oldies] Re: Nigel Owens on inclusive rugby.

    Its going very well... better than expected in fact.

    Perhaps you need to update your "facts". Understand that what I am about to post is from before the first buyback event.
    ...
  14. Thread: Area 51

    by Ian_Cook
    Replies
    4
    Views
    401

    Re: Area 51

    It will be fun watching them drop like flies

    This will be summer/fall in the US. The temperatures in and around Groom Lake at that time of year can reach 40°C and has been known to reach 50°C.
    ...
  15. Replies
    918
    Views
    25,565

    [Golden Oldies] Re: Nigel Owens on inclusive rugby.

    "Ruling the momentum pass since 1948"

    Well, not me personally. I was coached about momentum passes when I first started refereeing, that was in the late 1970s!
  16. Replies
    918
    Views
    25,565

    [Golden Oldies] Re: Nigel Owens on inclusive rugby.

    The infamous "forward pass" thread, but we could fix that though.

    If a mod were to delete all the posts arguing that a pass was forward if it travelled forward over the ground (i.e. the ones that...
  17. Replies
    918
    Views
    25,565

    [Golden Oldies] Re: Nigel Owens on inclusive rugby.

    Here is a brief explanation of why Americans are obsessed with guns.... With thanks to Michael Moore


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lGYFRzf2Xww

    It all boils down to one word..... FEAR!
  18. Replies
    918
    Views
    25,565

    [Golden Oldies] Re: Nigel Owens on inclusive rugby.

    Me thinks you have been reading the tabloids too much.:usa:

    I could generalize about all NZers being Kiwi eating sheep f@ckers, but that would be wrong....[/QUOTE]


    Nothing to do with the...
  19. Replies
    918
    Views
    25,565

    [Golden Oldies] Re: Nigel Owens on inclusive rugby.

    It looked like a joke to me; a joke in disgusting taste.




    What insult?

    Saying you disgust me is not an insult!
  20. Replies
    918
    Views
    25,565

    [Golden Oldies] Re: Nigel Owens on inclusive rugby.

    Its sad that you actually think thats funny.

    You disgust me!
  21. Replies
    918
    Views
    25,565

    [Golden Oldies] Re: Nigel Owens on inclusive rugby.

    Tom (21 yrs old) punches Jimmy.
    He's charged with assault.
    Its his first offence of any kind.
    He's found guilty, discharged without conviction and fined $1000.

    From your perspective, he is...
  22. Replies
    918
    Views
    25,565

    [Golden Oldies] Re: Nigel Owens on inclusive rugby.

    Well, the judge (not NZR) made it clear that this is not the case. Judges don't tend to lie when they hand down their rulings.

    Now, I can fully understand that this approach might not work in...
  23. Replies
    918
    Views
    25,565

    [Golden Oldies] Re: Nigel Owens on inclusive rugby.

    http://www.nzrpa.co.nz/pdf/Appendix-2-handouts.pdf


    Note the highlighted parts below

    Players must adhere to:


    New Zealand Rugby’s rules, regulations, and protocols (e.g. Anti-Corruption...
  24. Replies
    918
    Views
    25,565

    [Golden Oldies] Re: Nigel Owens on inclusive rugby.

    That may apply to reported cases, but this University of Otago study suggests that the split might be more even..
    ...
  25. Replies
    918
    Views
    25,565

    [Golden Oldies] Re: Nigel Owens on inclusive rugby.

    Oh, and the Australian Government might want to look at their own Public Service Guidelines before they go bringing in legislation that allows employees the right to say what they like, when they...
Results 1 to 25 of 493
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4