Get your very own personalised gifts!

Search:

Type: Posts; User: jackal2

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 1.33 seconds.

  1. Replies
    82
    Views
    11,118

    I'm pleased for him. He got a bit of criticism a...

    I'm pleased for him. He got a bit of criticism a couple of years ago for his off the field exploits but he's clearly come through that and looks set to fulfil his considerable potential. I also...
  2. Thread: Shhhhhhh

    by jackal2
    Replies
    84
    Views
    6,159

    Can't argue with that although in the interests...

    Can't argue with that although in the interests of debate, perhaps I should! ;)
  3. Replies
    21
    Views
    3,626

    Perhaps time to bump this thread back up! ...

    Perhaps time to bump this thread back up!

    Doyle's performance was decent today until the sending off, but it was still a ridiculous dismissal. I think if he walks straight back into the side...
  4. Replies
    82
    Views
    11,118

    I thought Richard Brindley played well today. ...

    I thought Richard Brindley played well today. Not spectacular, but looks a decent attacking full-back.
  5. Replies
    13
    Views
    1,321

    I'm sure we'll cope! ;D

    I'm sure we'll cope! ;D
  6. Replies
    125
    Views
    11,397

    By the way, I know all managers moan at fourth...

    By the way, I know all managers moan at fourth officials, but I've never seen anyone do it was constantly as Halifax's manager did today. He makes Steve Evans look placid!
  7. Thread: Andy Legg

    by jackal2
    Replies
    4
    Views
    1,369

    Excellent news. Please to hear it.

    Excellent news. Please to hear it.
  8. Replies
    125
    Views
    11,397

    That's the game in a nutshell! :D

    That's the game in a nutshell! :D
  9. Thread: Shhhhhhh

    by jackal2
    Replies
    84
    Views
    6,159

    One swallow doesn't make a summer, but in my...

    One swallow doesn't make a summer, but in my opinion that was a proper 90-minute performance today, and if we maintain those levels then we will win many more games than lose.

    People who went to...
  10. Replies
    604
    Views
    18,228

    Hang on, how do we know this is you speaking? ...

    Hang on, how do we know this is you speaking? >:) :D
  11. Replies
    604
    Views
    18,228

    It's ironic that you make an allegation of...

    It's ironic that you make an allegation of disingenuous bollox and then immediately follow it with a sentence that is disingenuous bollox. Either stand on your (original) point of principle that...
  12. Replies
    604
    Views
    18,228

    Aha, acceptance! The patient is making progress....

    Aha, acceptance! The patient is making progress. :D



    Well actually it's the public's decision that matters. (Most) voters know that referendum or election campaign promises by either/all...
  13. Replies
    604
    Views
    18,228

    So in your world, the Leavers alone are liars and...

    So in your world, the Leavers alone are liars and the Remainers are the bastions of truth?

    I recall George Osborne telling everyone that if we voted for Brexit, we would be faced with an immediate...
  14. Replies
    604
    Views
    18,228

    Campaigning is an adversarial process. The...

    Campaigning is an adversarial process. The purpose of the 'Remain' campaign was to talk up the benefits of remaining and to highlight the risks of leaving, while the purpose of the 'Leave' campaign...
  15. Replies
    604
    Views
    18,228

    Thank you. 'Project Fear', as the name...

    Thank you.



    'Project Fear', as the name implies, was an exaggeration of the truth. Not entirely without validity, but some claims were certainly speculative and overblown. To be fair, the...
  16. Replies
    604
    Views
    18,228

    The truth is, neither states nor politicians...

    The truth is, neither states nor politicians (including unelected EU politicians) are ultimately as important as they like to think they are. Business and money make the world go round and those...
  17. Replies
    604
    Views
    18,228

    So we agree that the EU will make it very...

    So we agree that the EU will make it very difficult for us to leave, because it knows that if we do so without consequence, others will follow. This is hardly a selling point for staying in the EU!
  18. Replies
    604
    Views
    18,228

    Trust me, any naivety in my expectation of the EU...

    Trust me, any naivety in my expectation of the EU is purely rhetorical!

    I certainly did not expect the EU to be helpful, for the reasons I've stated: it's a self-serving, malevolent, undemocratic...
  19. Replies
    604
    Views
    18,228

    Here's a link to the Operation Yellowhammer: HMG...

    Here's a link to the Operation Yellowhammer: HMG Reasonable Worst Case Planning Assumptions.

    https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/government-response-to-humble-address-motion

    Anyone who...
  20. Replies
    3
    Views
    1,112

    Like Shane Warne in cricket or Diego Maradona in...

    Like Shane Warne in cricket or Diego Maradona in football. Sometimes, being the main target of 'opposition' fans is the highest compliment you can be paid.
  21. Replies
    3
    Views
    1,112

    Well, yes, there's a fair case to suggest that a...

    Well, yes, there's a fair case to suggest that a less wealthy person suffering such an accident would have much less chance of surviving, let alone recovering.

    Even so, I'm delighted to hear the...
  22. Replies
    604
    Views
    18,228

    As annoying as John Bercow is, the Conservatives...

    As annoying as John Bercow is, the Conservatives have only got themselves to blame for allowing people like him to attain positions of influence first within the party and then within Parliament over...
  23. Replies
    604
    Views
    18,228

    A thoughtful, well-reasoned post and I don't...

    A thoughtful, well-reasoned post and I don't think you're far off the mark with this.

    I posted a couple of weeks ago that all of the focus on 31 October was a red herring and that this was really...
  24. Replies
    259
    Views
    21,928

    Nolo had two particular problems. One was to do...

    Nolo had two particular problems. One was to do with judgement of young players. The less said about the other, probably the better.

    Alan Hardy was probably right from a business viewpoint to...
  25. Replies
    20
    Views
    1,964

    Ultimately we will only win a European...

    Ultimately we will only win a European Championship or World Cup if our players are good enough, and at present they probably aren't, but even if they were, we wouldn't win with the "blood and guts"...
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4