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by The Nickman
May 7, 2021, 5:54 pm
Forum: Current Affairs
Topic: Coronavirus
Replies: 2468
Views: 149836

Re: Coronavirus

Can someone shed some light for me? I’m confused by the whole international travel thing at the moment. On the one hand, you have a guy who can fly to and from India for a wedding. Adam Hills has been back and forth between the UK and Aus. I’m seeing some social media influencers are posting about ...
by The Nickman
May 6, 2021, 7:07 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: 2021 Rd 9 V Knights: Teams and Previews *Teams p1*
Replies: 307
Views: 18208

Re: 2021 Rd 9 V Knights: Teams and Previews *Teams p1*

T_R wrote:
Scared Hitless wrote:I can't remember the last time we had so much press coverage.

Probably the '94 GF win.
What did you ... sleep through the whole Carney era?

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Don’t think there was much news coverage shown at that respective preschool.
by The Nickman
May 6, 2021, 7:04 pm
Forum: Current Affairs
Topic: Coronavirus
Replies: 2468
Views: 149836

Re: Coronavirus

Can someone shed some light for me? I’m confused by the whole international travel thing at the moment. On the one hand, you have a guy who can fly to and from India for a wedding. Adam Hills has been back and forth between the UK and Aus. I’m seeing some social media influencers are posting about ...
by The Nickman
May 6, 2021, 4:49 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: 2021 Rd 9 V Knights: Teams and Previews *Teams p1*
Replies: 307
Views: 18208

Re: 2021 Rd 9 V Knights: Teams and Previews *Teams p1*

radicalraider wrote: May 6, 2021, 4:41 pm
greeneyed wrote: May 6, 2021, 4:19 pm Back on topic please. Jarryd Hayne has nothing to do with this thread. If you want to discuss that, there are other boards.
What's your take on the mess at canberra ? What caused the problem and will it be fixed ?
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by The Nickman
May 6, 2021, 4:35 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Canberra Raiders 2021 Previews with Steve Green
Replies: 29
Views: 1114

Re: Canberra Raiders 2021 Previews with Steve Green

Knowing Steve Green like I do, it'll be 18.
by The Nickman
May 6, 2021, 2:26 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Jarrod Croker
Replies: 622
Views: 26937

Re: Jarrod Croker

greeneyed wrote: May 6, 2021, 2:11 pm Can we stop the infighting please? If there are posts that break the forum guidelines, report them.
My apologies, from now on I'm just going to try and ignore the influx of trolls.

I should know better in times like these that this is how it goes... apparently I never learn my lesson.
by The Nickman
May 6, 2021, 2:25 pm
Forum: The Lime Lounge
Topic: Off topic
Replies: 5035
Views: 349201

Re: Off topic

Fuifui Bradbrad wrote: May 6, 2021, 2:07 pm As is tradition - As long as they don't corrupt this thread or Steve's Lazy Snooker, they can do as they please
Yeah, most of the other threads are pretty much off-limits right now... why don't I ever learn my lesson in times like these?
by The Nickman
May 6, 2021, 1:58 pm
Forum: The Lime Lounge
Topic: Off topic
Replies: 5035
Views: 349201

Re: Off topic

bonehead wrote: May 6, 2021, 1:56 pm a quick scroll and I'll jump out again I reckon, it's all happening

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This place is pretty **** awful when the club is in crisis, just trolls and idiots run the show.
by The Nickman
May 6, 2021, 1:44 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Jarrod Croker
Replies: 622
Views: 26937

Re: Jarrod Croker

Its just such a strange stance to take against such a reasonable claim. Like, its well documented that there is a lot of abuse that is thrown around on social media particularly to high profile accounts, and its also perfectly normal for people to take a break from social media whoever they are. Th...
by The Nickman
May 6, 2021, 1:42 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Jarrod Croker
Replies: 622
Views: 26937

Re: Jarrod Croker

Again, I'll repeat my previous claims, what a strange hill to die on, that Croker is somehow lying about his claims of online harassment. I really wonder what your motivation must be. Has Croker claimed any such thing? Are you going to continue to comment on every post I make in every thread and th...
by The Nickman
May 6, 2021, 1:13 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Jarrod Croker
Replies: 622
Views: 26937

Re: Jarrod Croker

Again, I'll repeat my previous claims, what a strange hill to die on, that Croker is somehow lying about his claims of online harassment.

I really wonder what your motivation must be.
by The Nickman
May 6, 2021, 1:02 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Jarrod Croker
Replies: 622
Views: 26937

Re: Jarrod Croker

Jesus GE, it's about time you cleaned up this latest influx of trolls that seem to swarm the GH whenever we're "in crisis". Have a look at when this clown joined, April 18th... the day after our loss to the Eels. This bloke clearly hasn't joined to revel in the good times. So anyone new i...
by The Nickman
May 6, 2021, 11:47 am
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Jarrod Croker
Replies: 622
Views: 26937

Re: Jarrod Croker

Jesus GE, it's about time you cleaned up this latest influx of trolls that seem to swarm the GH whenever we're "in crisis".

Have a look at when this clown joined, April 18th... the day after our loss to the Eels. This bloke clearly hasn't joined to revel in the good times.
by The Nickman
May 6, 2021, 11:44 am
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Jarrod Croker
Replies: 622
Views: 26937

Re: Jarrod Croker

Just because the account is active doesnt mean he hasn't stopped using it He's not posting on twitter but he's still liking stuff so he's hardly in hiding. So now you're stalking the bloke to prove your rubbish point Deadset Sent from my Pixel 5 using Tapatalk This is a really strange **** agenda b...
by The Nickman
May 5, 2021, 5:16 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Josh Hodgson stands down, Elliott Whitehead appointed co-captain
Replies: 207
Views: 10718

Re: Josh Hodgson stands down, Elliott Whitehead appointed co-captain

I would bet money that the vast majority of abuse that has caused Croker to step away from social media would be in the forms of direct messages and not comments or tweets. How would media know about that then, given they are private messages? Remember they were claiming it as fact. The same way th...
by The Nickman
May 5, 2021, 4:16 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Raiders player signing speculation 2021
Replies: 629
Views: 30405

Re: Raiders player signing speculation 2021

zim wrote: May 5, 2021, 4:15 pm
The Nickman wrote: May 5, 2021, 4:14 pm
zim wrote: May 5, 2021, 4:13 pm Addo-Carr signed with the dogs a while ago.
Cut Billy some slack, he only got back a few days ago after a sixteen month absence.
I used my least annoying tone of voice!
That's still pretty annoying there, zim.
by The Nickman
May 5, 2021, 4:14 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Raiders player signing speculation 2021
Replies: 629
Views: 30405

Re: Raiders player signing speculation 2021

zim wrote: May 5, 2021, 4:13 pm Addo-Carr signed with the dogs a while ago.
Cut Billy some slack, he only got back a few days ago after a sixteen month absence.
by The Nickman
May 5, 2021, 1:56 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Josh Hodgson stands down, Elliott Whitehead appointed co-captain
Replies: 207
Views: 10718

Re: Josh Hodgson stands down, Elliott Whitehead appointed co-captain

zim wrote: May 5, 2021, 1:51 pm Look, I'm not saying Sid and Nickman viciously attacking Sutton had anything to do with Croker closing his account but.... the timeline sure fits.
And I'd do it again.
by The Nickman
May 5, 2021, 12:47 pm
Forum: The Lime Lounge
Topic: Steve's Lazy Snooker Est 2005
Replies: 578
Views: 90319

Re: Steve's Lazy Snooker Est 2005

Well I just asked my local publican and for some reason he wants to fight you now Speaking of fights: a few pubs in CBR used to have Bundy draught on tap. Sent from my Pixel 5 using Tapatalk God, Bundy Rum is the worst drink on the planet for fights. Was speaking to a mate about this yesterday at B...
by The Nickman
May 5, 2021, 12:32 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Josh Hodgson stands down, Elliott Whitehead appointed co-captain
Replies: 207
Views: 10718

Re: Josh Hodgson stands down, Elliott Whitehead appointed co-captain

I'll say it again, I just don't understand why people feel they have the right to slag off on players on social media (and that includes this forum) and the players should just deal with it. It's absolute garbage and should be called out as such. I agree with you about social media - I don’t really...
by The Nickman
May 5, 2021, 12:24 pm
Forum: The Lime Lounge
Topic: Steve's Lazy Snooker Est 2005
Replies: 578
Views: 90319

Re: Steve's Lazy Snooker Est 2005

I'll order one at my local pub when I duck down there next. Check back with me in an hour or so. Nah, pubs in Rockie would be all pre-mix. Wouldn't work. Well I just asked my local publican and for some reason he wants to fight you now Wait till he finds out he can charge 25 bucks a hit. He'll bloo...
by The Nickman
May 5, 2021, 12:23 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Josh Hodgson stands down, Elliott Whitehead appointed co-captain
Replies: 207
Views: 10718

Re: Josh Hodgson stands down, Elliott Whitehead appointed co-captain

Toots and anyone else are well within their rights to block someone. But why would you go actively out of your way to do it, for a passing comment on your origin credentials? That's a sensitive personality. Origin credentials are discussed all the time by commentators, all throughout mid-season. It...
by The Nickman
May 5, 2021, 12:22 pm
Forum: The Lime Lounge
Topic: Steve's Lazy Snooker Est 2005
Replies: 578
Views: 90319

Re: Steve's Lazy Snooker Est 2005

I appreciate the feedback. There seems to be a $20 Old Fashioned price ceiling here in God's country, so I was obviously enraged to be overcharged in Canberra. I'll order one at my local pub when I duck down there next. Check back with me in an hour or so. Nah, pubs in Rockie would be all pre-mix. ...
by The Nickman
May 5, 2021, 12:20 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Josh Hodgson stands down, Elliott Whitehead appointed co-captain
Replies: 207
Views: 10718

Re: Josh Hodgson stands down, Elliott Whitehead appointed co-captain

I don't believe what I'm reading here. Writing your opinion on on-field performance in a respectful way, is not trolling Yeah I can’t tell if Nickman is trolling, telling someone they don’t have the right to post a critique of a player. The same guy who wanted Corey Hors fired out of a cannon after...
by The Nickman
May 5, 2021, 12:09 pm
Forum: The Lime Lounge
Topic: Steve's Lazy Snooker Est 2005
Replies: 578
Views: 90319

Re: Steve's Lazy Snooker Est 2005

FTR - I was speaking with Mrs Fui. $25 for an Old Fashioned is acceptable. I don't usually pay attention to prices, I just drink them I appreciate the feedback. There seems to be a $20 Old Fashioned price ceiling here in God's country, so I was obviously enraged to be overcharged in Canberra. I'll ...
by The Nickman
May 5, 2021, 12:07 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Josh Hodgson stands down, Elliott Whitehead appointed co-captain
Replies: 207
Views: 10718

Re: Josh Hodgson stands down, Elliott Whitehead appointed co-captain

Toots and anyone else are well within their rights to block someone. But why would you go actively out of your way to do it, for a passing comment on your origin credentials? That's a sensitive personality. Origin credentials are discussed all the time by commentators, all throughout mid-season. It...
by The Nickman
May 5, 2021, 11:47 am
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Josh Hodgson stands down, Elliott Whitehead appointed co-captain
Replies: 207
Views: 10718

Re: Josh Hodgson stands down, Elliott Whitehead appointed co-captain

I'll say it again, I just don't understand why people feel they have the right to slag off on players on social media (and that includes this forum) and the players should just deal with it. It's absolute garbage and should be called out as such.
by The Nickman
May 5, 2021, 11:46 am
Forum: The Lime Lounge
Topic: Steve's Lazy Snooker Est 2005
Replies: 578
Views: 90319

Re: Steve's Lazy Snooker Est 2005

What about red wine? I don't mind a glass or two of an evening.
by The Nickman
May 5, 2021, 11:40 am
Forum: The Lime Lounge
Topic: Steve's Lazy Snooker Est 2005
Replies: 578
Views: 90319

Re: Steve's Lazy Snooker Est 2005

I don't know what any of these drinks mean... Steve??
by The Nickman
May 5, 2021, 11:39 am
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Josh Hodgson stands down, Elliott Whitehead appointed co-captain
Replies: 207
Views: 10718

Re: Josh Hodgson reportedly stood himself down as co-captain two weeks ago

When I was on twitter he blocked me for what I can gather was not much more than having an opinion that he wasn't up to Origin. Never followed him, never tweeted at him and never tweeted anything personal. Some athletes/celebrities etc are just sensitive to criticism yet will actually seek out othe...
by The Nickman
May 5, 2021, 11:34 am
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Josh Hodgson stands down, Elliott Whitehead appointed co-captain
Replies: 207
Views: 10718

Re: Josh Hodgson reportedly stood himself down as co-captain two weeks ago

You guys the trolls giving Croker ****? Why so defensive on the social media status comments?! When I was on twitter he blocked me for what I can gather was not much more than having an opinion that he wasn't up to Origin. Never followed him, never tweeted at him and never tweeted anything personal...
by The Nickman
May 5, 2021, 11:27 am
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Josh Hodgson stands down, Elliott Whitehead appointed co-captain
Replies: 207
Views: 10718

Re: Josh Hodgson reportedly stood himself down as co-captain two weeks ago

You guys the trolls giving Croker ****? Why so defensive on the social media status comments?! When I was on twitter he blocked me for what I can gather was not much more than having an opinion that he wasn't up to Origin. Never followed him, never tweeted at him and never tweeted anything personal...
by The Nickman
May 5, 2021, 11:26 am
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Josh Hodgson stands down, Elliott Whitehead appointed co-captain
Replies: 207
Views: 10718

Re: Josh Hodgson reportedly stood himself down as co-captain two weeks ago

You guys the trolls giving Croker ****? Why so defensive on the social media status comments?! When I was on twitter he blocked me for what I can gather was not much more than having an opinion that he wasn't up to Origin. Never followed him, never tweeted at him and never tweeted anything personal...
by The Nickman
May 5, 2021, 11:25 am
Forum: The Lime Lounge
Topic: Steve's Lazy Snooker Est 2005
Replies: 578
Views: 90319

Re: Steve's Lazy Snooker Est 2005

FTR - I was speaking with Mrs Fui. $25 for an Old Fashioned is acceptable. I don't usually pay attention to prices, I just drink them I appreciate the feedback. There seems to be a $20 Old Fashioned price ceiling here in God's country, so I was obviously enraged to be overcharged in Canberra. I'll ...
by The Nickman
May 5, 2021, 11:07 am
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: George Williams homesick for England?
Replies: 148
Views: 9692

Re: George Williams homesick for England?

GreenMachine wrote: May 5, 2021, 10:44 am
dubby wrote: May 5, 2021, 10:33 am Cut out the personal attacks please.

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I apologies for my friend, he's drunk.
Pffffft. I've only had a few beers.