WWW.RLFANS.COM • View topic - Olympic Torch Farce
 

Re: Olympic Torch Farce

Post Thu Jun 28, 2012 11:46 am
G1 User avatar
Gold RLFANS Member
Gold RLFANS Member

Joined: Mon Feb 18, 2002 4:11 pm
Posts: 32302
Location: Swimming against a tide of fekkwittedry
McLaren_Field wrote:
Hang onto it, prices are about to go into the stratosphere for my work.*
Good god, you're not about to croak are you?

Mind, that would explain your miserable old git attitude.
Every player in our squad could probably earn more money with another club. But they prefer to sacrifice a few extra quid in their back pocket to share special memories. And playing at a place like Old Trafford on a night like this makes it all worthwhile.


Kevin Sinfield

Re: Olympic Torch Farce

Post Thu Jun 28, 2012 11:47 am
William Eve User avatar
Bronze RLFANS Member
Bronze RLFANS Member

Joined: Fri Oct 07, 2005 1:38 pm
Posts: 4783
Seth wrote:
Because the Olympics is the only Golbal sporting competition to have McDonalds and Coca Cola as sponsors.

Really are a fekwitt of the highest order.

If you are uncomfortable with acknowledging the potential for a huge spike in obesity and unhealthy eating among schoolkids as the Olympic Games exclusively extol the virtues of McDonalds, you could always quote a reliable source like erm... Professor Paul Gately, Carnegie professor of exercise and obesity at Leeds Metropolitan University, who said: "When you look at the significant engagement and reach McDonald's has, that provides a really great platform. It also really understands customers and how to talk to them. By providing them with the right information, McDonald's is capable of switching kids on to physical activity and exercise, much more than what we've seen in previous public health campaigns. It can really contribute to the legacy objectives of 2012."

Professor Paul Gately also happens to be a member of McDonald's "global advisory council" :)

There's more chance of hundreds of thousands of school children pigging out on extra burgers, fries, milkshakes and happy meals than actively engaging in a national physical activity program of school games.

Ten Billion quid for ONE BIG HAPPY MEAL, eh? :CRAZY:

Re: Olympic Torch Farce

Post Thu Jun 28, 2012 11:48 am
thebloodbath User avatar
Silver RLFANS Member
Silver RLFANS Member

Joined: Mon Apr 28, 2008 1:40 pm
Posts: 9725
Location: ".........Bite the lightning.........and tell me how it tastes........."
Juan Cornetto wrote:
Name caller


............Mummy............
Ryan Bailey (11/11/83) - The Most Feared Man In Super League

The Most Feared Man In Super League (TMFMISL) * Coined by thebloodbath * Inspired by Bailey *

Re: Olympic Torch Farce

Post Thu Jun 28, 2012 11:48 am
G1 User avatar
Gold RLFANS Member
Gold RLFANS Member

Joined: Mon Feb 18, 2002 4:11 pm
Posts: 32302
Location: Swimming against a tide of fekkwittedry
Juan Cornetto wrote:
I am not really interested in you awareness or lack of. My comments on the economic benefits of alternative projects to the Olympic games are not based on assumptions

I see.

What are they based upon? Do you have anything to substantiate that these "alternative projects" have been scuppered as a direct result of winning the olympic bid?
Every player in our squad could probably earn more money with another club. But they prefer to sacrifice a few extra quid in their back pocket to share special memories. And playing at a place like Old Trafford on a night like this makes it all worthwhile.


Kevin Sinfield

Re: Olympic Torch Farce

Post Thu Jun 28, 2012 11:49 am
Juan Cornetto User avatar
Bronze RLFANS Member
Bronze RLFANS Member

Joined: Sat Aug 09, 2008 4:36 pm
Posts: 4411
Location: Living the Dream

G1 wrote:
I am more than happy to call names. I am more than happy to post in a condescending manner to those who disagree with me. I am more than happy to belittle many of the feklkwitts who "contribute" to this forum.

I'm a big boy though and what I won't do is be a hypocrite if someone responds in like fashion.

As you have done above.

I note you don't deny the charges of hypocrisy and that is to your credit because your hypocrisy is plain for all to see and I just felt you needed calling on it.


Like I said I may sometimes repay with interest but do try not to be the first to descend to the personal insult...unlike you.
Don't worry about avoiding temptation.
As you grow older, it will avoid you!
- Winston Churchill

Re: Olympic Torch Farce

Post Thu Jun 28, 2012 11:51 am
G1 User avatar
Gold RLFANS Member
Gold RLFANS Member

Joined: Mon Feb 18, 2002 4:11 pm
Posts: 32302
Location: Swimming against a tide of fekkwittedry
William Eve wrote:
There's more chance of hundreds of thousands of school children pigging out on extra burgers, fries, milkshakes and happy meals than actively engaging in a national physical activity program of school games.

Ten Billion quid for ONE BIG HAPPY MEAL, eh? :CRAZY:

Last night I played tag rugby for two hours then got a McChicken Sandwich meal on the way home. Had to suffice with large as they don't super size them any more :(

McDonald's don't sponsor Rawdon Rhinos.
Every player in our squad could probably earn more money with another club. But they prefer to sacrifice a few extra quid in their back pocket to share special memories. And playing at a place like Old Trafford on a night like this makes it all worthwhile.


Kevin Sinfield

Re: Olympic Torch Farce

Post Thu Jun 28, 2012 11:52 am
G1 User avatar
Gold RLFANS Member
Gold RLFANS Member

Joined: Mon Feb 18, 2002 4:11 pm
Posts: 32302
Location: Swimming against a tide of fekkwittedry
Juan Cornetto wrote:
Like I said I may sometimes repay with interest but do try not to be the first to descend to the personal insult...unlike you.

Like I said, you've been hypocritical in your condemnation of Seth. Therefore, you're a hypocrite.

And an assumer.
Every player in our squad could probably earn more money with another club. But they prefer to sacrifice a few extra quid in their back pocket to share special memories. And playing at a place like Old Trafford on a night like this makes it all worthwhile.


Kevin Sinfield

Re: Olympic Torch Farce

Post Thu Jun 28, 2012 11:52 am
Juan Cornetto User avatar
Bronze RLFANS Member
Bronze RLFANS Member

Joined: Sat Aug 09, 2008 4:36 pm
Posts: 4411
Location: Living the Dream

G1 wrote:
I see.

What are they based upon? Do you have anything to substantiate that these "alternative projects" have been scuppered as a direct result of winning the olympic bid?


Economics. I will continue this later as because although semi retired I do have some work to do ... unlike...
Don't worry about avoiding temptation.
As you grow older, it will avoid you!
- Winston Churchill

Re: Olympic Torch Farce

Post Thu Jun 28, 2012 11:55 am
BillyRhino User avatar
Bronze RLFANS Member
Bronze RLFANS Member

Joined: Wed Aug 31, 2005 6:52 pm
Posts: 3224
Location: over the rainbow
Whilst waiting for the Gareth person to update us on numbers re the permanent jobs thingy, I managed to contain my excitement by having a quick look at past Olympics.

Did you know that in the 1904 Olympics, provision was made for those deemed as primitives, ie Pygmies and Patagonians, to compete in their own special section? They could achieve sporting excellence in such events as mud fighting, greased-pole climbing, rock throwing, and spear throwing!

Howzabout a Gold Medal in Painting? Step forward Jean Jacoby of Luxemburg, a double Gold winner in 1924 and 1928 with his drawing of two rugby players entitled...."Rugby"

Sadly 1932 was the only appearance of Sled dog Racing

I hope the anticipated millions are not disappointed, as 2012 has a lot to live up to......

Re: Olympic Torch Farce

Post Thu Jun 28, 2012 12:01 pm
William Eve User avatar
Bronze RLFANS Member
Bronze RLFANS Member

Joined: Fri Oct 07, 2005 1:38 pm
Posts: 4783
Can't we just bring back "World of Sport" with Dickie Davies instead?

At least it wouldn't cost £10 billion.
PreviousNext

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: Barrett was robbed, Biff Tannen, caslad75, Charlie Sheen, Clearwing, Ex-Swarcliffe Rhino, FoxyRhino, freddyfox73, Highbury Rhino, Him, Itchy Arsenal, Les Norton, loiner81, RHINO-MARK, rodhutch, Sal Paradise, Sarahgrhino, Seth, sgtwilko, Sir Kevin Sinfield, SmokeyTA, son of headingley, steamy, taxi4stevesmith, The Eagle, The Ghost of '99, tigertot, time will tell, WF Rhino and 334 guests

Quick Reply

Subject: Message:
   

Return to Leeds Rhinos - southstander.com


POSTSONLINEMEMBERSRECORD (DATE)
4,527,3742,15775,8034,491 (28-03-2016)
Google Analytics Unique Monthly Users : 118,226 (May 2016)
DOWNLOAD OUR NEW ANDROID APP CLICK HERE!
YOUR CLUB : Wakefield Trinity Wildcats
R
L
F
A
N
A
L
Y
T
I
C
S


Wakefield Trinity Wildcats
Change these prefs/or turn this off...

FIXTURES/RESULTS

W/D/L DATE COMP HOME AWAY
Sun 23rd Jul SL WAK STS
Thu 6th Jul SL WAK CAS
Sat 1st Jul SL WAK WAR
Sun 11th Jun SL WAK LEE
Fri 26th May SL WAK HUD
Sun 30th Apr SL WAK CAS
Mon 17th Apr SL WAK WIG
Fri 7th Apr SL WAK WID
Thu 23rd Mar SL WAK LEI
Sun 12th Mar SL WAK SAL
L Sun 12th Feb SL WAK 8 12 HFC
L Fri 23rd Sep SL STS 32 12 WAK
L Fri 2nd Sep SL CAS 46 22 WAK
L Sun 21st Aug SL WID 40 8 WAK
L Fri 5th Aug SL WIG 60 12 WAK
W Sat 16th Jul SL CAT 28 30 WAK
L Fri 8th Jul SL WIG 22 18 WAK
W Sun 12th Jun SL HUD 2 10 WAK
L Fri 27th May SL SAL 38 8 WAK
W Fri 29th Apr SL WID 16 18 WAK
W Mon 28th Mar SL LEE 16 20 WAK
L Fri 18th Mar SL HFC 22 4 WAK
L Fri 11th Mar SL STS 44 4 WAK
L Fri 26th Feb SL WAR 34 16 WAK
W Sun 21st Feb SL HKR 12 14 WAK
L Sun 14th Feb SL CAS 40 6 WAK
Tab two Tab three

Copyrite RLFanalytics 2016
LOGIN HERE
or REGISTER for more features!.
  Thu 2nd Mar : 09:05
NRL-R1
CRONULLA
v
BRISBANETV  
  Thu 2nd Mar : 20:00
SL-R3
CASTLEFORD
v
LEEDSTV  
  Fri 3rd Mar : 07:00
NRL-R1
CANTERBURY
v
MELBOURNETV  
  Fri 3rd Mar : 09:05
NRL-R1
SOUTHS
v
WESTSTV  
  Fri 3rd Mar : 20:00
SL-R3
HUDDERSFIELD
v
HULL FC  
 > Fri 3rd Mar : 20:00
SL-R3
ST. HELENS
v
WAKEFIELDTV < 
  Sat 4th Mar : 05:30
NRL-R1
ST GEORGE
v
PENRITHTV  
  Sat 4th Mar : 08:00
NRL-R1
NQL COWBOYS
v
CANBERRATV  
  Sat 4th Mar : 10:00
NRL-R1
GOLD COAST
v
SYDNEYTV  
  Sat 4th Mar : 15:00
CH1-R1
LONDON
v
TORONTO  
  Sat 4th Mar : 15:00
SL-R3
SALFORD
v
WARRINGTON  
  Sat 4th Mar : 18:00
SL-R3
CATALANS
v
WIDNESTV  
  Sat 4th Mar : 20:00
SL-R3
WIGAN
v
LEIGH  
  Sun 5th Mar : 03:00
NRL-R1
NZ WARRIORS
v
NEWCASTLETV  
  Sun 5th Mar : 05:00
NRL-R1
MANLY
v
PARRAMATTATV