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#1
General discussion / Re: Euro 2024
Today at 10:25:20 AM
Quote from: Jell 0 Biafra on Today at 01:59:13 AM
Quote from: AustinPowers on June 21, 2024, 10:10:29 PMSurely the  Austrian player kicked Chesney (I can't spell Szczesny) in the head for  that penalty?

He clearly fouled him with his face (I can't spell it either).
Let's just call him the Polish goalie.
#2
General discussion / Re: Podcasts
Today at 10:24:34 AM
Quote from: Square Ball on Today at 10:17:14 AMVery late to the Evil Genius podcast, some very interesting facts reveale.
I wondered what he was doing now.
#3
General discussion / Re: Great smells
June 21, 2024, 11:43:42 PM
Be keeping an eye out to see who else has disappeared with Olly
#4
General discussion / Re: Great smells
June 21, 2024, 10:51:51 PM
Quote from: JohnDenver on June 21, 2024, 10:27:45 PM
Quote from: nrico2006 on June 21, 2024, 10:19:53 PMTurf fire.
Petrol.
Cut grass.
Paint.
New trainers.
Textbooks.
Cool Water.
Rain on tarmac on sunny day.
New baby smell.
Bread toasting.
The smell from the brown choppy bag when the goods are opened. 

Talcum powder
I thought talcum powder had been cancelled.
#5
General discussion / Re: Podcasts
June 21, 2024, 05:30:30 PM
Quote from: imtommygunn on June 21, 2024, 04:27:33 PMThe podcast is great and 90+% of the time niblock is ok but there's the odd time you're listening thinking what the hell - e.g. I thought he pushed McGuigan quite hard to say he was an alcoholic which there was no need for at all and he just came out of the blue to say Dan Gordon sounded bitter with Down county board about getting injured before the AI final in 2010 when he didn't at all. Sometimes chases a headline... (which maybe he has to do tbf to him).

I thought McGinnity was an interesting enough guest. Always remember him as very serious on the championship but came across  guy with a good sense of humour.
You're not going to get much growth in figures if it's "just" GAA ex-players going over old games.

Niblock is after the hook that gets them new listeners. The missus and her sister listened to the Kevin McElvanna episode and they're Prods with zero interest in the GAA, so the story matters.
#6
General discussion / Re: Podcasts
June 21, 2024, 03:58:33 PM
Quote from: tbrick18 on June 21, 2024, 02:56:35 PM
Quote from: toby47 on June 17, 2024, 08:56:26 AM
Quote from: Tony Baloney on June 15, 2024, 10:00:50 AMA podcast called Bear and Scully has come up on my feeds a few time as Ireland's #1 Podcast. I clicked on a link there and it opened up a YouTube video of a live show. At first glance it looks like it's *really* not my cup of tea. Any takers here for it?

An absolute balloon. More interested in talking about himself

Bear as in Bear Competitions?


Yes seems to be. It has been appearing on Facebook recently and looks like the same chap.
#7
Mark Carruthers is some operator.
#8
General discussion / Re: Death Notices
June 20, 2024, 10:19:57 PM
Quote from: AustinPowers on June 20, 2024, 10:15:09 PMI can't think  of many films I've actually seen  him in , other than JFK.

He was in Catholic Boys too, which was a great  film
You'll definitely have watched him on a Sunday afternoon in The Eagle Has Landed.
#9
General discussion / Re: Euro 2024
June 20, 2024, 09:01:31 PM
Quote from: AustinPowers on June 20, 2024, 08:46:05 PMGlad to say that was fairly poor from  England , but unfortunately  though, they  are still in it , and already through to the  last 16

Should have been beaten tonight , but  I wont be able to sit comfortably until they're on a plane  home.
 
Hopefully they'll  continue to play as  poor as that and the first decent team will  send them packing
Yeah only really enjoy a tournament when I know they have started their summer holidays.
#10
General discussion / Re: Euro 2024
June 18, 2024, 07:03:51 PM
That was a lively one!
#11
General discussion / Re: The Official Golf Thread
June 17, 2024, 12:16:02 AM
Quote from: gawa316 on June 17, 2024, 12:09:20 AMBDC went to school about 5 miles from where I live but I'd nearly support nearly any other golfer over him. Never met him and don't know but he just gives off the vibe of being a dick.

Was it him and brooks that had the run in? What was that over again?
About slow play. Brooks had a pop years ago.
#12
General discussion / Re: The Official Golf Thread
June 16, 2024, 11:50:20 PM
Quote from: Milltown Row2 on June 16, 2024, 11:49:49 PM
Quote from: screenexile on June 16, 2024, 11:47:11 PM
Quote from: Milltown Row2 on June 16, 2024, 11:43:29 PMSo Bryson went in with a lead to final round but Rory bottled it?

Not sure how it works

I normally back him but you can't miss a 2.5 and a 3.5 foot putt on the back 9 and expect to win a Major.

Also the driver on 18 was inexplicable!
Bryson missed a 3 footer too?
Go to bed, you're making a tit of yourself!  ;D
#13
General discussion / Re: The Official Golf Thread
June 16, 2024, 11:47:24 PM
Quote from: FermGael on June 16, 2024, 11:45:24 PM
Quote from: Milltown Row2 on June 16, 2024, 11:43:29 PMSo Bryson went in with a lead to final round but Rory bottled it?

Not sure how it works
3 bogeys in the last 4 holes .

I know imagine trying to spin that as anything other than a(nother) collapse!
#14
General discussion / Re: The Official Golf Thread
June 16, 2024, 11:42:51 PM
Rory's missus won't be wanting him home this evening.
#15
General discussion / Re: The Official Golf Thread
June 16, 2024, 11:41:29 PM
McIlroy choking on a Sunday. Who'd have expected that?  ::)