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by Damo
Sun Jan 17, 2021 7:08 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Phil Spector
Replies: 23
Views: 1598

Re: Phil Spector

"Flawed"
Reminds me of that flawed builder, Fred West
by Damo
Sun Jan 10, 2021 1:44 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: OT: Decent hiking boots?
Replies: 81
Views: 2439

Re: OT: Decent hiking boots?

I bought some DLX boots from winfields for about 50 quid. I've covered loads of miles in them lately through mud, snow and water and they have been absolutely fine. They have kept my feet dry and blister free. I've not tried them on the North face of Eiger yet (or wore them while invading Poland), b...
by Damo
Thu Jan 07, 2021 3:40 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your favourite FA Cup tie
Replies: 108
Views: 1878

Re: Your favourite FA Cup tie

Sheffield United away was tremendous. Certainly the best fa Cup game I have attended.
My brother was at the Derby game though and insists it was the better of the two
by Damo
Wed Jan 06, 2021 11:47 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: When we were crap - players you feared.
Replies: 109
Views: 2359

Re: When we were crap - players you feared.

I always disliked Dave Bamber at Blackpool as a kid. Does anyone know what his record was like against us?
It could be he had one decent game I suppose
by Damo
Wed Jan 06, 2021 10:01 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Is Toney Dyche’s ideal striker
Replies: 37
Views: 3298

Re: Is Toney Dyche’s ideal striker

We're we ever linked with him? I remember quite a few people on here being impressed with his performance against us v Peterborough
by Damo
Wed Dec 30, 2020 11:15 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The wait is over - ALK Capital buy Burnley FC
Replies: 219
Views: 8572

Re: The wait is over - ALK Capital buy Burnley FC

Glad to see Mike Garlick and John B staying at the club.
They have had some unfounded stick from some quarters, but they have been fantastic for the club
by Damo
Wed Dec 30, 2020 7:25 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Benson
Replies: 258
Views: 12016

Re: Benson

Yes I was referring to Kev McDonald but more about the way he was treated by messageboard fans despite being a 20 year old lad moved away from family into a different country. I think its a shame he wasn't defended in the way that Benson is being defended on here but thats history now No problem wi...
by Damo
Tue Dec 29, 2020 10:23 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Alk blank cheque
Replies: 30
Views: 2888

Re: Alk blank cheque

Whats Charlie Taylors contract situation?
by Damo
Mon Dec 21, 2020 6:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Comments on Ashley Barnes
Replies: 136
Views: 6278

Re: Comments on Ashley Barnes

Bump
by Damo
Fri Dec 18, 2020 10:42 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Comments on Ashley Barnes
Replies: 136
Views: 6278

Re: Comments on Ashley Barnes

No you're never gonna get anywhere near an explanation or example on a messageboard that covers every scenario so my example was just showing to be so simplistic about heaping the blame on the midfield is just wrong This brings me back to my main point to blame the strikers current form and level o...
by Damo
Fri Dec 18, 2020 3:30 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Comments on Ashley Barnes
Replies: 136
Views: 6278

Re: Comments on Ashley Barnes

Can someone bump this thread when he is back on form, then we can see who the kneejerkers are please
Can be like the "Dyche out" threads
by Damo
Fri Dec 18, 2020 3:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Comments on Ashley Barnes
Replies: 136
Views: 6278

Re: Comments on Ashley Barnes

For those banging on about service you need to realise that part of forward play is creating chances for themselves and others and having the pace, movement, skill etc to help get in positions and be a part of interplay that leads to the them getting a scoring opportunity is a key attribute of any ...
by Damo
Sun Dec 06, 2020 9:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Formula One
Replies: 78
Views: 1552

Re: Formula One

It baffles me how F1 is considered a sport and has its own sports channel on sky. I can't wait until my contract is up. Gutted I'm lining over privileged, millionaires pockets for a procession like this. Feel the same about the Premier league too. Football doesn't feel like something I belong to whe...
by Damo
Thu Nov 26, 2020 12:07 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Maradona
Replies: 189
Views: 4471

Re: Maradona

Can you not just start a Lance Armstrong thread if you love him that much you weirdo
by Damo
Wed Nov 25, 2020 10:34 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Maradona
Replies: 189
Views: 4471

Re: Maradona

The GOAT in my opinion.
RIP Armando
by Damo
Wed Nov 25, 2020 8:50 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Fully Electric Cars
Replies: 121
Views: 6261

Re: Fully Electric Cars

Ha, I entirely missed that was from two years ago. That does explain why I couldn't find the post I was sure I'd made on this thread, it's clearly an different electric car thread. I don't know how it reappeared. I got a few notifications and scratched my head a little as its been a while since I w...
by Damo
Wed Nov 25, 2020 1:03 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Fully Electric Cars
Replies: 121
Views: 6261

Re: Fully Electric Cars

aggi wrote:
Tue Nov 24, 2020 11:41 am
That's pretty easy to imagine given that the electricity produced by coal power in the UK is something under 2% of the total.
I'm sure you understood my 2 year old point :roll:
by Damo
Sun Nov 22, 2020 8:54 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: falling out of love with football?
Replies: 92
Views: 2990

Re: falling out of love with football?

I've felt like this for i while I think. Before covid. The Premier league has done wonders for the clubs future but its dulled my enjoyment of following us. I struggle to get excited for the games outside of the 3pm Saturday kick off times. The revolting transfer fees, agent fees and player wages. V...
by Damo
Sat Nov 21, 2020 11:12 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Fully Electric Cars
Replies: 121
Views: 6261

Re: Fully Electric Cars

A great example of the perfect being made the enemy of the good. Also interesting we've never heard a peep out of people pointing out the environmental impact of plates and windows over the last few decades, given that the ceramics and glass industry was the primary consumer of Lithium up until abo...
by Damo
Sun Nov 15, 2020 12:05 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 40 Things From the ‘00s That Could Make You Some Serious Cash
Replies: 18
Views: 1435

Re: 40 Things From the ‘00s That Could Make You Some Serious Cash

Thought I was at the end of a lancs live article for a minute
by Damo
Fri Nov 13, 2020 10:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Barley is full.
Replies: 80
Views: 7658

Re: Barley is full.

Not sure where all the people are coming from. There's much nicer walks closer to Manchester and Leeds.
Locals must be aware of beaten tracks away from all the townies too surely?
by Damo
Sun Nov 08, 2020 8:26 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: 3 from 5 already
Replies: 163
Views: 10511

Re: 3 from 5 already

If 2020 was a thread
by Damo
Fri Nov 06, 2020 4:27 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: No one seriously challenging Pickford
Replies: 27
Views: 1978

Re: No one seriously challenging Pickford

He can't see past his favourite starting eleven. I have a Villa supporting mate who rants constantly about him fawning over Mason Mount everytime he is asked about Jack Grealish. Southgate has a fixed mindset when it comes to team selection. He won't win anything, but his approach suits the sponsors...
by Damo
Tue Nov 03, 2020 11:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Diego Maradona
Replies: 50
Views: 1454

Re: Diego Maradona

Spend an hour on twitter after a Barca win and you would believe Messi is the greatest player of all time
In reality, he's not even the greatest Argentinian player of all time
by Damo
Mon Nov 02, 2020 5:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Xpert11 Online Football Manager- Clarets Championship Recruiting for Season 57
Replies: 7
Views: 283

Re: Xpert11 Online Football Manager- Clarets Championship Recruiting for Season 57

Great procrastination tool this. I've been playing it on and off for years.
Good luck to the new people
by Damo
Thu Oct 29, 2020 10:22 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover
Replies: 7650
Views: 525421

Re: Farnell- do we need to take action now?

I think we should all stop going on the home games
by Damo
Thu Oct 29, 2020 2:46 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Anti semetism
Replies: 865
Views: 30719

Re: Anti semetism

Cheers, I'd entirely forgotten that Rowls had evaded answering that post. To quote Rowls, feel free to post instances of islamaphobia in the Conservative Party on the "islamaphobia in the Conservative party" thread. Otherwise you could be accused of defending anti-semitism in the Labour Party, by t...
by Damo
Thu Oct 29, 2020 1:37 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Anti semetism
Replies: 865
Views: 30719

Re: Anti semetism

Bump
by Damo
Thu Oct 29, 2020 1:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Labour Party
Replies: 17
Views: 888

Re: Labour Party

Be interesting to read Andrewjb's interpretation of today's news
by Damo
Thu Oct 29, 2020 1:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Labour Party
Replies: 17
Views: 888

Re: Labour Party

Starmer and Corbyn have dug themselves an enormous hole here.
Someone needs to tell them both to stop digging
by Damo
Wed Oct 28, 2020 5:08 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: REPORT: Son goal denies us a much deserved point
Replies: 16
Views: 949

Re: REPORT: Son goal denies us a much deserved point

Sums up my thoughts post match. Was gutted to lose, but I feel much more positive than I did before the game. The Wood handball baffled me too. The sky commentators were talking like he could have no complaints. I might be biased here but I'd have felt we got away with one if that had happened to sp...
by Damo
Tue Oct 27, 2020 11:08 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The next American President?
Replies: 356
Views: 8359

Re: The next American President?

PeterWilton wrote:
Tue Oct 27, 2020 10:33 am
I only started posting this year a few months ago.

And yes, there's a lot of similarities between Trump's administration and Hitler's. The only real difference is that Trump isn't the true believer that Hitler was.
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by Damo
Sun Oct 25, 2020 11:24 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Well done Lewis Hamilton
Replies: 143
Views: 3117

Re: Well done Lewis Hamilton

Interesting that the people stating Hamilton shouldn't feel guilty for taking money from several firms that profited from the persecution of a race, are the same ones who expect people to kneel on the floor and feel ashamed for being white
by Damo
Sat Oct 24, 2020 3:57 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: ALK Capital or Farnell/Elkashashy takeover
Replies: 7650
Views: 525421

Re: ALK Capital...

Every message board has a "ITK" bullshitter.
Twitter is rife with it too.
by Damo
Sat Oct 24, 2020 3:37 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The next American President?
Replies: 356
Views: 8359

Re: The next American President?

Taffy on the wing wrote:
Sat Oct 24, 2020 2:32 am
I did try to warn you on a previous thread.....but you thought i was heavy handed.
A lump hammer on the head barely gets through!
:lol:
Another keyboard hero
by Damo
Sat Oct 24, 2020 2:22 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The next American President?
Replies: 356
Views: 8359

Re: The next American President?

You'll have to change your username after Trump and his Sycophantic party get wiped off the map. Champagne already on ice! This is exactly the kind of post that gives trump supporters hope. You have been systematically wrong about every meaningful vote since this boards conception, and you have cha...
by Damo
Sat Oct 24, 2020 1:41 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The next American President?
Replies: 356
Views: 8359

Re: The next American President?

I think Damo is trolling to try and derail the discussion. Just report him because he's probably trying to cause the thread to get locked like the others he's helped get locked. What thread have I helped to get locked? I've literally never reported anyone on here (apart from the spam bots trying to...
by Damo
Sat Oct 24, 2020 12:04 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The next American President?
Replies: 356
Views: 8359

Re: The next American President?

I look forward to the next time you are offended by someone calling anyone on the right fascists'. Ad hominem attacks over anything reasonable or of substance when asked for genuine discussion. I'm never offended when you call people fascist It wasn't an attack What was unreasonable about what I sa...
by Damo
Fri Oct 23, 2020 11:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The next American President?
Replies: 356
Views: 8359

Re: The next American President?

Any specific reasons again Biden (I can understand Trump) or just general political apathy and a feeling that someone in public service for 50 years must have ill motives? And If not one of those two who specifically in the US political sphere would you rather see in the Whitehouse? He's a communis...
by Damo
Fri Oct 23, 2020 11:36 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: The next American President?
Replies: 356
Views: 8359

Re: The next American President?

From what I've read on twitter, its Biden

So I'd put my house on trump
by Damo
Fri Oct 23, 2020 8:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Anthony Higginbotham
Replies: 422
Views: 11544

Re: Anthony Higginbotham

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Its great to see capitalism feeding children when the socialist state let's them starve
by Damo
Fri Oct 23, 2020 2:28 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Anthony Higginbotham
Replies: 422
Views: 11544

Re: Anthony Higginbotham

When I read posts from people having a problem with the state ensuring kids get at least one decent meal per day, all I can think is that they really like arguing or that they are so far detached from the real world, that they shouldn't be allowed out
by Damo
Mon Oct 19, 2020 1:13 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Paris.
Replies: 111
Views: 3230

Re: Paris.

I explained the reasoning behind my comment. Please feel free to respond to that post rather than continually telling me that I haven’t explained. I’ve told you I have no intention to close the discussion. If you don’t believe me that’s fine, I don’t really care. I’m not offended by any of the post...
by Damo
Mon Oct 19, 2020 12:55 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Paris.
Replies: 111
Views: 3230

Re: Paris.

Please explain how that statement is an attempt at getting the discussion ended? If I wanted to end the discussion then surely I would complain to the moderators? You’re just not making sense. And I told you explicitly why I compared the board to a gutter, but I note that you haven’t bothered to re...
by Damo
Mon Oct 19, 2020 12:47 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Paris.
Replies: 111
Views: 3230

Re: Paris.

martin_p wrote:
Mon Oct 19, 2020 12:43 am
So you won’t talk about the murder in Paris but accuse others of not wanting to discuss it. On that irony overload I’m off to bed.
I dont think I've even talked about the murder in Paris. And you retreating to bed suggests you don't want to talk about it either.
Irony indeed
by Damo
Mon Oct 19, 2020 12:41 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Paris.
Replies: 111
Views: 3230

Re: Paris.

martin_p wrote:
Mon Oct 19, 2020 12:35 am
You’re the only person on the thread that has mentioned ending the discussion and you’re the one that has effectively ended it. Get back on topic.
Provide and example of what makes this board a gutter at times
by Damo
Mon Oct 19, 2020 12:40 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Paris.
Replies: 111
Views: 3230

Re: Paris.

Rileybobs wrote:
Mon Oct 19, 2020 12:34 am
Who wants the discussion to be ended?
You. When you said "what a gutter this board is at times" without providing examples of what was said that makes this board a gutter at times.
by Damo
Mon Oct 19, 2020 12:33 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Paris.
Replies: 111
Views: 3230

Re: Paris.

I replied before you edited your post to add the final paragraph. I don’t care what my post smacks of to you. I definitely don’t want this thread to be locked, I don’t want any threads to be locked on here. I’m perfectly comfortable discussing this, and I’m just as comfortable for the bigots to sho...
by Damo
Mon Oct 19, 2020 12:29 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Paris.
Replies: 111
Views: 3230

Re: Paris.

What is there to discuss? A man has been murdered by a religious fanatic. It’s a horrible thing that should be condemned by all but no reflection on the vast majority of law abiding followers of the religion. People do bad things in the name of religion but it’s not something I think we can do anyt...