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by CoolClaret
Tue Jan 05, 2021 3:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: When we were crap - players you feared.
Replies: 109
Views: 2334

Re: When we were crap - players you feared.

Darren Huckerby
Robbie Earnshaw
Dion Dublin

I hated playing them mid 00s Norwich teams!
by CoolClaret
Sat Jan 02, 2021 1:36 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hypothetical Sex Party
Replies: 261
Views: 9801

Re: Hypothetical Sex Party

claptrappers_union wrote:
Sat Jan 02, 2021 1:33 am
Can you imagine cleaning up after that?
Can't imagine it smells too good
by CoolClaret
Fri Jan 01, 2021 10:02 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hypothetical Sex Party
Replies: 261
Views: 9801

Re: Hypothetical Sex Party

:lol: Not like that, you're thinking of someone being a wingman on a night out and doing the uglier one because their mate has the attractive one sorted out, because there are always attractive women out with a less attractive mate. If you're in a swingers club/party and not having much luck you'll...
by CoolClaret
Tue Oct 06, 2020 6:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Church of England guilty of protecting abusers.
Replies: 46
Views: 1457

Re: Church of England guilty of protecting abusers.

I'm not sure what you're saying here. Why do we need something to fill a void? As an Atheist I've yet to murder or assault anyone in anyway shape or form, same for every other Atheist I personally know. Just like every religious person I personally know hasn't as yet killed or assaulted anyone. Peo...
by CoolClaret
Tue Oct 06, 2020 5:59 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: “The opposite of play is not work; the opposite of play is depression...” - I deeply miss the matchday experience!
Replies: 72
Views: 3511

Re: “The opposite of play is not work; the opposite of play is depression...” - I deeply miss the matchday experience!

Great post and I thoroughly agree and can relate to much of it. I myself live in a pretty isolated area and normally have a lot going on during the week and weekend - obviously covid has more or less put a stop to this. I agree; viewing football this season has felt like a chore, I'm really not inte...
by CoolClaret
Tue Oct 06, 2020 2:11 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Church of England guilty of protecting abusers.
Replies: 46
Views: 1457

Re: Church of England guilty of protecting abusers.

Imagine a world without religion or religious buildings Not that straight forward is it, what fills the void? I don't subscribe to any religion but equally accept that some of the most heinous crimes against humanity have been filled in atheistic regimes in which the state becomes 'God's..... but t...
by CoolClaret
Mon Oct 05, 2020 8:58 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who am I?
Replies: 54
Views: 1302

Re: Who am I?

Jeremy Bentham?
by CoolClaret
Mon Oct 05, 2020 8:06 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Who am I?
Replies: 54
Views: 1302

Re: Who am I?

An even fatter version of Bob Lord?
by CoolClaret
Sat Sep 26, 2020 10:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: This board
Replies: 59
Views: 3454

Re: This board

It is quite embarrassing.

Some folk reacting like 14 year old school girls
by CoolClaret
Sat Sep 26, 2020 1:33 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Chris Wood
Replies: 20
Views: 2035

Re: Chris Wood

BabylonClaret wrote:
Sat Sep 26, 2020 12:46 pm
I find it incredible that some of our fans still thi k he is average at best!!!

I think he's arguably our best player. Maybe not always pretty on the eye but hugely effective.

Has to be clinical with the limited number of clear cut chances he gets vs strikers in more expansive teams
by CoolClaret
Tue Sep 22, 2020 9:53 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Herr Flick’s lot at it again
Replies: 24
Views: 2464

Re: Herr Flick’s lot at it again

Training as is building the players bodies up. Can’t remember who it was but one player before lockdown had a body like McNeil and came back looking like Mike Tyson. A lot of their players are similar, been built up like machines. Dodgy how? If you had Man U, one of the lesser top 6 sides eg Spurs,...
by CoolClaret
Sat Sep 19, 2020 2:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Herr Flick’s lot at it again
Replies: 24
Views: 2464

Re: Herr Flick’s lot at it again

I think there’s a difference between the ball being belted up 70 metres over your head playing under Pulis, to playing in a team full of world class players. They have a very strict training program for their players. Look how big, strong and powerful they all seem to be. All teams have strict trai...
by CoolClaret
Fri Sep 18, 2020 11:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Herr Flick’s lot at it again
Replies: 24
Views: 2464

Re: Herr Flick’s lot at it again

I'm convinced they are on P.E.Ds Utterly convinced. The musculature gains in such a short amount of time (whilst keeping fitness, low body fat etc) are absolutely insane... Not to mention the running stats for the team in the last 3 games of their UCL campaign - the highest in competition history an...
by CoolClaret
Tue Sep 15, 2020 9:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Proof our migrant crisis is a hoax
Replies: 93
Views: 3873

Re: Proof our migrant crisis is a hoax

1971 population: 56m 2019 population: 66m 1971 number of cars in: 13m 2019 number of cars in uk: 38m I think I know why the M62 is so busy. M62 obviously just one example. More cars on the roads because people aren't living where they work where they've been priced out of any half decent living qua...
by CoolClaret
Tue Sep 15, 2020 7:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Proof our migrant crisis is a hoax
Replies: 93
Views: 3873

Re: Proof our migrant crisis is a hoax

The idea that the country is “full” is complete and utter nonsense, spouted by the gullible and wilfully ignorant. What the country needs is proper investment in infrastructure, healthcare and jobs, with less of a focus on London. We're way too densely populated. Try commuting on the m62 for more t...
by CoolClaret
Sun Sep 13, 2020 2:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Peter 'UWE' Noble
Replies: 51
Views: 2898

Re: Peter 'UWE' Noble

I grew up in a house opposite his.

Lovely man, always liked to see me and my mates kicking a footy about - top claret.
by CoolClaret
Sun Sep 13, 2020 2:09 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: NFL Thread
Replies: 37
Views: 1108

Re: NFL Thread

Dolphin fan here - think the short camps will effect a lot of the rookies in important positions. Curious as to the Fins vs Pats game goes; NE traded down and drafted two relatively unknown tight ends? I'm predicting lots of twin TE 2 WR singleback sets with Cam under centre but who knows... KC look...
by CoolClaret
Sun Sep 13, 2020 2:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: First prem manager to go??
Replies: 50
Views: 2828

Re: First prem manager to go??

Id say Dyche was a likely contender to walk out if we sell someone like Tarks, fail to sign any decent players and get off to a bad start. I dont think he would though as we pay him so much money I cant see him quitting and giving up his golden egg even if he is unhappy I'm sure Dyche would walk ou...
by CoolClaret
Sun Sep 13, 2020 2:01 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Hendrick
Replies: 144
Views: 7767

Re: Hendrick

Crazy how Hendrick haters are usually the ones that droned on, "well when Brady gets back fit....." et al. Hendrick was never injured, never not available for selection and versatile. For a small squad that really is worth it's weight in gold. I firmly believe that we'd have got more out of Jeff (pe...
by CoolClaret
Tue Sep 08, 2020 6:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Your top six favourite guitar players
Replies: 114
Views: 2972

Re: Your top six favourite guitar players

I love SRV, Albert King Santana and all the blues guys... just for this thread though I'll be different

George Benson
Brian Setzer
Steve Vai
Joe Pass
João Gilberto
Kenny Burrell
by CoolClaret
Sun Aug 02, 2020 9:14 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Pope’s replacemt
Replies: 94
Views: 6028

Re: Pope’s replacemt

Would be happy with Foster or Tim Krul as a stop gap.

Foster was one of the best goalkeepers in the PL last season
by CoolClaret
Tue Jul 21, 2020 1:07 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Harrison Reed
Replies: 41
Views: 5095

Re: Harrison Reed

Proper FM signing
by CoolClaret
Mon Jul 20, 2020 9:29 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: How do Amazon sort deliveries.
Replies: 35
Views: 1704

Re: How do Amazon sort deliveries.

They are packed in a sort of way to load a van with the most amount of items.

Thats why sometimes you get small objects with large packaging
by CoolClaret
Mon Jul 20, 2020 7:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Cowley sacked at Huddersfield
Replies: 57
Views: 4336

Re: Cowley sacked at Huddersfield

They used the dark arts on us yes but still are within their rights to... It's up to the officials to wise up to it..

Getting a non league club to win away at a PL side in the cup amidst a promotion season takes some doing.
by CoolClaret
Wed Jul 08, 2020 8:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: West Ham v Burnley - Player Ratings
Replies: 53
Views: 4272

Re: West Ham v Burnley - Player Ratings

Pope 9 MOM
Taylor 9
Tarks 8
Long 8
Bardsley 8
McNeil 8
Westwood 7
Browhill 8
Pieters 7
Vydra 6
Jay Rod 8
Wood 7
by CoolClaret
Sun Jul 05, 2020 2:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley v Sheffield United - Player Ratings
Replies: 43
Views: 3989

Re: Burnley v Sheffield United - Player Ratings

Pope 7
Bardsley 7
Tarkowski 8*
Long 5
Taylor 6

Brownhill 6
Westwood 6
McNeil 5
Pieters 6

Rodriguez 7
Vydra 6

Wood 5
by CoolClaret
Wed Jul 01, 2020 10:13 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Today I buried my 10 month old Grandson.
Replies: 102
Views: 4566

Re: Today I buried my 10 month old Grandson.

Cannot fathom being in that position. Awful to read and hear of...

I truly admire your position in trying to raise awareness about this in this time...

My deepest condolences to you all

RIP little Joey x
by CoolClaret
Mon Jun 29, 2020 11:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley for England
Replies: 9
Views: 1438

Re: Burnley for England

Has to pick our back three over say Pickford, Slabhead & Mings.

How Mings gets a look in I'll never know - Villa are 19th ffs
by CoolClaret
Mon Jun 29, 2020 9:54 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Sean Dyche.....
Replies: 30
Views: 2962

Sean Dyche.....

... Injuries to 4 key players

4 players out of contract walked, the chips were well and truly down... What system could we possibly play?

Then Dyche pulls that out of the bag - with that bench! Unreal!

The Clarets are up to 8th - unreal, take a bow Sir Sean
by CoolClaret
Fri Jun 26, 2020 10:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Minepalois police department to be abolished
Replies: 35
Views: 1695

Re: Minepalois police department to be abolished

aggi wrote:
Fri Jun 26, 2020 10:17 pm
Yep, certainly doesn't sound like his kind of thing.

https://abcnews.go.com/Politics/trump-p ... d=48914504
Imagine formulating your opinions based on headlines.

Read his recent exec order - even CNN praised him!
by CoolClaret
Fri Jun 26, 2020 9:55 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Minepalois police department to be abolished
Replies: 35
Views: 1695

Re: Minepalois police department to be abolished

Gordaleman wrote:
Fri Jun 26, 2020 9:46 pm
I suggest you read this as well.

https://www.charleskochinstitute.org/is ... of-police/
You do know The Don has just signed an executive order regarding the Police you know?

LOL @ trying to pin police brutality on Trump, my days.
by CoolClaret
Fri Jun 26, 2020 9:42 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Minepalois police department to be abolished
Replies: 35
Views: 1695

Re: Minepalois police department to be abolished

100 people were shot in Chicago over the weekend.

They don't need defunding. They need MORE funding.

Look at how Giuliani sorted out New York with more offices on the beat in violent areas.

Homicides went down from 2500/year to 500/year.
by CoolClaret
Fri Jun 26, 2020 9:40 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Minepalois police department to be abolished
Replies: 35
Views: 1695

Re: Minepalois police department to be abolished

dougcollins wrote:
Fri Jun 26, 2020 9:34 pm
Depends how you look at it.

You could say Trump created the environment where the officer felt comfortable to act like he did.

Thats one hell of a reach.

Newsflash: there was horrific police brutality in the Obama administration, just as there has been in every single one.
by CoolClaret
Wed Jun 24, 2020 11:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Worrying times
Replies: 112
Views: 6834

Re: Worrying times

Just read that article. Worrying headline but one thing stands out as suspect. Jeff Hendrick was apparently offered significantly worse terms that his current contract? Really? Also, Lee Johnson and Mark Hughes as possible contenders if he goes. That bit doesn't even bear thinking about. Your last ...
by CoolClaret
Sun Jun 21, 2020 6:28 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lenin Statue
Replies: 21
Views: 1893

Re: Lenin Statue

timshorts wrote:
Sun Jun 21, 2020 5:35 pm
I want West ham pulled down in eight games time please.
Just for a few minutes they were in the bottom three.
I'll go with that 8-)
by CoolClaret
Sun Jun 21, 2020 3:39 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Lenin Statue
Replies: 21
Views: 1893

Re: Lenin Statue

I personally don't want anything pulled down.

Find it bizzare/hypocritical how communist ideologies & symbols have a free pass in society - lead to some of the most brutal regimes that the world has ever seen!

Anyone that isn't aware have a read of the Holodomor genocide; absolutely frightening
by CoolClaret
Sun Jun 21, 2020 12:10 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Reading Stabbings
Replies: 44
Views: 2605

Re: Reading Stabbings

Saw this on Twitter before the recent update came out and sums up the state of things for me "If the man in custody is White: Far Left Wing Twitter will rejoice If the man in custody is Black/Asian: Far Right Wing Twitter will rejoice This is the exact problem with the current situation we find our...
by CoolClaret
Sun Jun 21, 2020 12:08 am
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Reading Stabbings
Replies: 44
Views: 2605

Re: Reading Stabbings

Ah yes, the golden age of peace that we once knew! Shame we can't go back to those days. Not so sure why the dig without any decent input but whatever. To me it appears that there was more harmony before media started polarising every issue possible into nonsensical sides. Now I'm not saying eras l...
by CoolClaret
Sat Jun 20, 2020 10:27 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Reading Stabbings
Replies: 44
Views: 2605

Re: Reading Stabbings

Divisive media is to blame for a lot of this, imo. The way discourse now has become a mere slandering exercise at the worst or just nonsense shouting matches at best hasn't helped at all. I'm not going to point my fingers on who's the culprit until the facts are out (I'm sure they'll be plenty of th...
by CoolClaret
Sat Jun 20, 2020 9:05 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Arsenal..
Replies: 38
Views: 1958

Re: Arsenal..

We’re they ever as good as people make out? Going the season unbeaten was superb and also the double year. They only ever won the PL 3 times in seasons when it was really a 2/3 horse race for the league. Played super football and were a joy at times. But they were awful for much longer under Wenger...
by CoolClaret
Sat Jun 20, 2020 5:35 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Arsenal..
Replies: 38
Views: 1958

Re: Arsenal..

If ever there was a club that has lost its way it's Arsenal Totally. They're a shambles. Not sure Arteta is the man really... It's all well and good trying to play in the style of Pep when you're backed to the high heavens in the transfer market but for me they're way off... Sticking Auba out on th...
by CoolClaret
Sat Jun 20, 2020 5:18 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Arsenal..
Replies: 38
Views: 1958

Re: Arsenal..

Hibsclaret wrote:
Sat Jun 20, 2020 5:15 pm
Agree with all the Arsenal stuff and good to see them lose.

All that said Neil Maupay is nasty little (small bloke syndrome) type with chips on both shoulders
I think he's a good player - would be very good for us.

Presses hard and is direct.
by CoolClaret
Sat Jun 20, 2020 5:10 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Arsenal..
Replies: 38
Views: 1958

Re: Arsenal..

It was a tough on to know who I wanted to win this but the reaction the Arsenal players had towards Maupay after the Leno incident, I’m kinda glad that he got the winner Agree! Had every right to go for that ball imo - Leno could've easily spilt it, potentially resulting in a chance for Brighton
by CoolClaret
Sat Jun 20, 2020 5:04 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Arsenal..
Replies: 38
Views: 1958

Arsenal..

...

Absolute horrendous culture at that club.

I'd be embarrassed if I was one of their fans, disgraceful
by CoolClaret
Fri Jun 19, 2020 6:17 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Swing Low....
Replies: 87
Views: 3056

Re: Swing Low....

The ideology was the aryan was the true master race superseded by none, anybody inferior the people deemed to be second class citizens would be still allowed to live as they had a purpose to fulfil helping the nazi cause, Speer would have had working them working around the clock on armaments & oth...
by CoolClaret
Fri Jun 19, 2020 5:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Swing Low....
Replies: 87
Views: 3056

Re: Swing Low....

Rileybobs wrote:
Fri Jun 19, 2020 5:08 pm
Quite a bold claim.
Not really.

Do you think the death camps would've just stopped? He would have genocided any that he deemed as 'inferior'
by CoolClaret
Fri Jun 19, 2020 3:41 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Swing Low....
Replies: 87
Views: 3056

Re: Swing Low....

I strongly recommend anyone that is currently supportive of this attempted revolution that downplays the severity, or think its solely about racism to just give the first 30 minutes of this a watch/listen: https://youtu.be/pRCzZp1J0v0 Then have a read of this https://plato.stanford.edu/entries/criti...
by CoolClaret
Thu Jun 18, 2020 9:56 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley plan to take the knee
Replies: 336
Views: 8322

Re: Burnley plan to take the knee

I'd be very surprised if any Burnley player, for example, didn't want to 'conform'. Why wouldn't they want to make a gesture that they're united in the fight against racism? Out of interest where do you stand on England players singing the national anthem? Because I can guarantee some of the poster...
by CoolClaret
Thu Jun 18, 2020 9:31 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley plan to take the knee
Replies: 336
Views: 8322

Re: Burnley plan to take the knee

It’s the kind of rhetoric used by many people in history who were strongly opposed to giving away any power or influence from those who had it....or more equality, democracy etc Well democracy right now is an 80 seat lead to the Tories with the loonie left doing anything they can to facilitate chan...
by CoolClaret
Thu Jun 18, 2020 9:26 pm
Forum: The Bee Hole End
Topic: Burnley plan to take the knee
Replies: 336
Views: 8322

Re: Burnley plan to take the knee

I guess 'it', whatever that might be, stops when racism stops - I don't have a problem with that. Funny that you mention free speech. This is a thread about footballer players deciding to make a statement on their own free will. This is literally the same as free speech yet you're questioning their...