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by gergreg
January 5, 2021, 5:03 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL Thread
Replies: 8539
Views: 445208

Re: NFL Thread

Id have it Jags and Chargers clear 1 and 2, id probably then go Falcons and Jets and pending how you feel about Matt Ryan/blowing it up and Justin Fields, i think you could flip those Houston is a firm 5th for me, ahead of the Lions because of Watson but behind the others due to draft capital. 100%...
by gergreg
January 5, 2021, 4:52 pm
Forum: Rugby League
Topic: Canterbury Bulldogs 2021
Replies: 4
Views: 241

Re: Canterbury Bulldogs 2021

Still lacking in the spine. Averillo instead of Lewis in the halves and maybe swap Cotric and Hopoate. They're paying Cotric decent money and you potentially don't get decent ROI with him in the centres. While Napa and Hetherington are decent up front it will be interesting to see how they control t...
by gergreg
January 5, 2021, 11:19 am
Forum: Entertainment
Topic: The Television Thread
Replies: 3711
Views: 236503

Re: The Television Thread

Left a bit meh by mandalorian season 2, waited 11 months with so much to look forward to but didn't hit the real heights other than opening the door for spin-offs with Ahsoka and Boba Fett. Sent from my SM-G973F using Tapatalk Spoilers I liked the series overall but thought there was too many fille...
by gergreg
January 5, 2021, 11:09 am
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Canberra Raiders half George Williams out of Victorian quarantine
Replies: 57
Views: 5360

Re: Canberra Raiders half George Williams stuck in quarantine in Victoria

A report in the Canberra Times today expressed that view. Travellers have basically been provided with different information and advice depending on who they talk to. It seems half of Victoria either thinks the ACT is part of the greater Sydney area, or that the word "Canberra" is a pseud...
by gergreg
January 4, 2021, 2:16 pm
Forum: Greenhouse Issues
Topic: New media embedding feature
Replies: 12
Views: 864

Re: New media embedding feature

greeneyed wrote:
gergreg wrote: January 4, 2021, 2:09 pm Awesome feature, but god I hate twitter.

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Why the Twitter hate?
Gives people a voice that seriously don't need to be heard.

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by gergreg
January 4, 2021, 2:14 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL Thread
Replies: 8539
Views: 445208

Re: NFL Thread

Apparently Doug Pederson and Howie Roseman are coming back... Not super wild about that. They're going to have the 6th (they'd better have it!) pick and they're going to need to fix Wentz. I guess worst case scenario is 12 months from now it's a total **** show and we have to sack them, but at leas...
by gergreg
January 4, 2021, 2:09 pm
Forum: Greenhouse Issues
Topic: New media embedding feature
Replies: 12
Views: 864

Re: New media embedding feature

Awesome feature, but god I hate twitter.

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by gergreg
January 4, 2021, 2:02 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: The Cricket Thread
Replies: 20581
Views: 838840

Re: The Cricket Thread

The ACB will do exactly what the BCCI tell them to do. Sent from my SM-G570F using Tapatalk ACB are probably happy to have 2 tests in Sydney. For some reason I thought it was only a 3 test series so this gabba talk came as a surprise. Not sure that the Indian side should be concerned about playing ...
by gergreg
January 3, 2021, 9:44 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: The Cricket Thread
Replies: 20581
Views: 838840

Re: The Cricket Thread

The ACB will do exactly what the BCCI tell them to do.

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by gergreg
January 3, 2021, 9:40 pm
Forum: The Lime Lounge
Topic: What has made/ruined your day
Replies: 5472
Views: 232472

Re: What has made/ruined your day

Was a common theme in the US. But those brown bears are freaking massive. I'd sooner stumble upon a snake than a bear.

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by gergreg
January 2, 2021, 11:34 am
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Toughest preseason ever 2021
Replies: 170
Views: 15268

Re: Toughest preseason ever 2021

They seem to be up in Queensland on the Sunshine Coast atm. Why the heck would he spend time on the Sunshine Coast when he could be surfing in Canberra at Pine Island or checking out the gorgeous celebrities at the nearby Hyperdome? The waves are a little better at Kambah pool... but go left not ri...
by gergreg
December 30, 2020, 11:57 am
Forum: The Lime Lounge
Topic: Health and fitness
Replies: 2748
Views: 206080

Re: Health and fitness

My 7 y/o really wants to start running with me, so does the younger one. Perfect for me coming back from hamstring problems/soreness - plus I wanted to start the dog running as well. Any tips from anyone, Doc? There is about a 2k loop around my place (firetrail) I'll be starting off with that. Singl...
by gergreg
December 28, 2020, 5:54 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL Thread
Replies: 8539
Views: 445208

Re: NFL Thread

Perfect result today... hey dallas, got and win the division if you dont mind! Your Pheagles have to beat the WFT for that to happen. They'll win handily if its Haskins or Hinikie at QB for the Football team It also requires us not to lose to the G-Men. Something truly bizarre has to and probably w...
by gergreg
December 28, 2020, 8:28 am
Forum: The Lime Lounge
Topic: Personal hygiene
Replies: 18
Views: 633

Re: Personal hygiene


-PJ- wrote:
Dr Zaius wrote: December 27, 2020, 10:41 pm How often should one change one's underwear?
The moment you throw them against the wall and they stick..

You grab fresh reggies.
I hope your undie wall is different to your pasta wall?

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by gergreg
December 28, 2020, 7:51 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL Thread
Replies: 8539
Views: 445208

Re: NFL Thread

A Panthers and Eagles win would be most excellent for the Giants.

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by gergreg
December 28, 2020, 7:45 am
Forum: Rugby League
Topic: Cronulla Sharks 2021
Replies: 1
Views: 99

Re: Cronulla Sharks 2021

I thought Toby Rudolph was going to the Warriors?

Their side looked old last season and no different next year.

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by gergreg
December 27, 2020, 4:14 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Raiders coach Ricky Stuart praises new NRL rule changes
Replies: 85
Views: 3930

Re: Raiders coach Ricky Stuart praises new NRL rule changes

Actually I agree with you gergreg. I think you have overanalysed my original post and added things I wasn’t actually saying. I want the type of fast ball movement you were mentioning. Storm do this better than us at the moment. We did it great in 2016 to 2018. Sorry.. I just grabbed a post that con...
by gergreg
December 27, 2020, 10:48 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: The Cricket Thread
Replies: 20581
Views: 838840

Re: The Cricket Thread

Northern Raider wrote:Sixers vs Stars was worth staying up for last night. One of the best BBL matches I've seen.
Yep, I stayed up for it and glad I did.

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by gergreg
December 27, 2020, 10:45 am
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Raiders coach Ricky Stuart praises new NRL rule changes
Replies: 85
Views: 3930

Re: Raiders coach Ricky Stuart praises new NRL rule changes

Commentators and NRL administration are confused about what they really want. speed of play the ball leads to dummy half running and flat passes at the ruck. What fans really want (and why late 80s and 90s football was so great to watch) is speed of ball movement. NRL is exciting when passing and r...
by gergreg
December 26, 2020, 1:41 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: The Cricket Thread
Replies: 20581
Views: 838840

Re: The Cricket Thread

Old hawkeye throwing up interesting ones again. Marnus was plumb but had it going way over the top. Must have thought it was one of those high bounce rubber balls. Yeah I didn't think that ball was missing. It did look like he was suggesting he hit the ball, from my dodgy lip reading. Sent from my ...
by gergreg
December 26, 2020, 10:34 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: The Cricket Thread
Replies: 20581
Views: 838840

Re: The Cricket Thread

Wade with a brain snap. Thought he was in the IPL.

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by gergreg
December 26, 2020, 9:58 am
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: The Cricket Thread
Replies: 20581
Views: 838840

Re: The Cricket Thread

Burns is totally lacking in confidence. Just hanging the bat out there with no conviction.

Edit. Bumrah bowling well though.
by gergreg
December 26, 2020, 9:22 am
Forum: Greenhouse Issues
Topic: Merry Christmas 2020 and Happy New Year 2021 from The Greenhouse
Replies: 25
Views: 1152

Re: Merry Christmas 2020 and Happy New Year 2021 from The Greenhouse

Morning everyone. I'm gerg and I've been sober for 1 days, smashing hangover yesterday. Wife left a brand new bottle of tequila on the bench Christmas eve with sliced lemon and salt next to it, and really... who can resist that sort of temptation? Is it too early to open a cider, or do I have to wai...
by gergreg
December 24, 2020, 6:38 am
Forum: The Lime Lounge
Topic: Off topic
Replies: 4871
Views: 321970

Re: Off topic

For our work Christmas party we went to a painting and wine afternoon. We all painted an emu and had a few drinks. Something different and it was actually a heap of fun. I'd recommend it to anyone. They even have children's sessions, without the alcohol.

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by gergreg
December 23, 2020, 9:59 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: The Cricket Thread
Replies: 20581
Views: 838840

Re: The Cricket Thread

bonehead wrote:
Northern Raider wrote:
gangrenous wrote: December 22, 2020, 8:01 pm I’m a similar age to Watto NR, killed my dream of opening for Australia [emoji17]
Well I put it down to lack of runs. Those couple of dodgy LBW decisions cost you big time.
that was me

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Gangers always had the runs.

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by gergreg
December 23, 2020, 4:36 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: CNK
Replies: 18
Views: 1298

Re: CNK

The Warriors are starting next season based in Australia.

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by gergreg
December 23, 2020, 5:43 am
Forum: Current Affairs
Topic: Coronavirus
Replies: 2007
Views: 122768

Re: Coronavirus

Maybe they could use Christmas Island? It was setup to deal with medical arrivals a few years ago.

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by gergreg
December 21, 2020, 9:34 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: NFL Thread
Replies: 8539
Views: 445208

Re: NFL Thread

Why do the Bags get first pick if both teams have only won a single game? How does the ranking work?

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by gergreg
December 21, 2020, 9:30 pm
Forum: Canberra Raiders
Topic: Toughest preseason ever 2021
Replies: 170
Views: 15268

Re: Toughest preseason ever 2021

Whitehead is my biggest concern for next season, followed by Croker. EW was a totally knackered by the end of the year. Croker was clearly out of form and looked a bit busted. Ricky has to rotate the players better. Roosters were able to do it effectively the past 3 years but serious injuries hurt ...
by gergreg
December 20, 2020, 6:54 pm
Forum: Other Sports
Topic: The Cricket Thread
Replies: 20581
Views: 838840

Re: The Cricket Thread

Don't know how India bounce back from this loss, particularly without Kohli.

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by gergreg
December 20, 2020, 2:58 pm
Forum: Current Affairs
Topic: Climate change
Replies: 440
Views: 47364

Re: Climate change

I’m just glad none of you blokes drive petrol fueled cars, seeing as cars contribute just as heavily to climate change as thermal coal plants, maybe even moreso There’s no point just talking about it if you’re not prepared to make the change yourself I've never driven a car... over to you old frien...
by gergreg
December 20, 2020, 12:45 pm
Forum: Current Affairs
Topic: Climate change
Replies: 440
Views: 47364

Re: Climate change

But the reality is, if nobody in the world sold coal to anybody...regardless of its purity (or whatever definition you put on it) as in completely ceased the trade in it. And no countries used coal as an energy source. And countries turned to renewable energy sources instead, the world as a whole, ...
by gergreg
December 19, 2020, 3:38 pm
Forum: Rugby League
Topic: Melbourne Storm 2021
Replies: 10
Views: 428

Re: Melbourne Storm 2021

It's a very, very strong squad with Brandon Smith on the bench. Best #14 in the game to the point he's one of the more influential players in the entire comp. Reimus Smith is not a good player but I think they'd take the lack of threat and prefer just less mistakes than Vunivalu was starting to lea...
by gergreg
December 19, 2020, 3:34 pm
Forum: Current Affairs
Topic: Climate change
Replies: 440
Views: 47364

Re: Climate change

Well maybe if countries actually paid any level of attention to the science... what 30 ... 40 + years ago ? We wouldn't be in the situation we are in now. Politicians in many countries, including our own were denying that climate change was occurring up until quite recently, with our current PM usin...
by gergreg
December 19, 2020, 9:11 am
Forum: Current Affairs
Topic: Climate change
Replies: 440
Views: 47364

Re: Climate change

But the reality is, if nobody in the world sold coal to anybody...regardless of its purity (or whatever definition you put on it) as in completely ceased the trade in it. And no countries used coal as an energy source. And countries turned to renewable energy sources instead, the world as a whole, w...