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by John in Louisiana
Sun Oct 14, 2018 11:04 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Gambling..........
Replies: 10
Views: 327

Gambling..........

Couldn't post a response to Shields' great post on gambling, so I started a new thread........ I'm a veteran of many years of working in a Vegas casino, and I spent many an hour discussing gaming - both table games and sports betting - with casino executives, including Johnny Avello, whose point spr...
by John in Louisiana
Sun Oct 14, 2018 3:47 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: The Music Discussion Thread - Your favourite Al Green albums/songs ?
Replies: 29217
Views: 2074069

Re: The Music Discussion Thread - Your favourite Bob Dylan albums ?

Favorite Dylan..........

Highway 61 (check out that backing band)
Blood on the Tracks
Infidels (again, check out that backing band)
Oh Mercy!
by John in Louisiana
Sun Oct 14, 2018 3:45 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Films / TV
Replies: 18
Views: 499

Re: Films / TV

The Wire.
by John in Louisiana
Sat Oct 13, 2018 3:08 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: What are you doing today ?
Replies: 50
Views: 1417

Re: What are you doing today ?

Ratscoot wrote:
Sat Oct 13, 2018 8:40 am
Sat by the pool drinking a beer in the sun in Turkey cheers guys
Outside of a turkey, a book is a man's best friend. Inside a turkey it's too dark to read.

Groucho Marx ;-) ;-)
by John in Louisiana
Fri Oct 12, 2018 3:31 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: The LUFC Breakfast Debate (Thur 11th Oct)
Replies: 23
Views: 1107

Re: The LUFC Breakfast Debate (Thur 11th Oct)

So basically he wants the championship but with individual TV rights negotiations for each team. The problem with this is that it greatly prejudices against the smaller teams and you end up with a league like la Liga when barca and Real get way more than all of the other teams. Great for us but awf...
by John in Louisiana
Thu Oct 11, 2018 7:41 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Mega Favourite Song Poll Round 10 Decade Finals - John to VOTE
Replies: 2554
Views: 693530

Re: Mega Favourite Song Poll Round 10 - VOTE NOW

Don't know why I bother nominating :roll: :bear: I feel your pain. 50's/60's Brian Wilson 'Caroline No' Jefferson Airplane 'Today' 70's Rolling Stones 'Angie' Buzzcocks 'Ever Fallen In Love' 80's Dire Straits 'Romeo and Juliet' Pogues (with The Dubliners) 'The Irish Rover' 90's Nick Cave 'Where the...
by John in Louisiana
Wed Oct 10, 2018 4:10 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: UEFA Nations League - PREDICT 20
Replies: 18
Views: 872

Re: UEFA Nations League - PREDICT 20

Thursday Poland 1-1 Portugal Russia0-1 Sweden Israel 0-2 Scotland Friday Greece 1-1 Hungary Belgium2-0 Switzerland Croatia 1-1 England Austria 1-1 Northern Ireland Saturday Netherlands 1-1 Germany Slovakia 0-1 Czech Republic Republic of Ireland 0-1 Denmark Sunday Romania 0-1 Serbia Poland 1-2 Italy ...
by John in Louisiana
Tue Oct 09, 2018 9:02 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Mega Favourite Song Poll Round 10 Decade Finals - John to VOTE
Replies: 2554
Views: 693530

Re: Mega Favourite Song Poll Round 10 - VOTE NOW !

50's/60's Captain Beefheart and His Magic Band 'I'm Glad' Cream 'Crossroads' Jefferson Airplane 'Today' Simon and Garfunkel '59th Street Bridge Song' 70's Bob Marley 'No Woman No Cry' Harold Melvin & The Blue Notes 'Don't Leave Me This Way' Matthews Southern Comfort 'Woodstock' Rolling Stones 'Miss ...
by John in Louisiana
Tue Oct 09, 2018 3:14 am
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Leeds v Brentford' - MAN OF THE MATCH
Replies: 31
Views: 1568

Re: Leeds v Brentford' - MAN OF THE MATCH

Pontus
Alioski
BPF
by John in Louisiana
Mon Oct 08, 2018 6:12 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Next six games - ROUND 2
Replies: 34
Views: 1601

Re: Next six games - ROUND 2

If we keep on two points per game we will gain automatic promotion, so........

12
by John in Louisiana
Mon Oct 08, 2018 12:40 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: The Beautiful Game
Replies: 2
Views: 288

The Beautiful Game

What a beautiful game football is. Hate to bring up some other club's performance, but Aaron Ramsey's goal vs. Fulham this week was the product of grace, artistry, skill, and teamwork rarely seen in any sport. Remarkable. Sheer brilliance, from the moment they started to play the ball out of the bac...
by John in Louisiana
Sun Oct 07, 2018 3:58 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Mega Favourite Song Poll Round 10 Decade Finals - John to VOTE
Replies: 2554
Views: 693530

Re: Mega Favourite Song Poll Round 10 - VOTE NOW

50's/60's Captain Beefheart and His Magic Band 'I'm Glad' Simon and Garfunkel '59th Street Bridge Song' Cream 'Crossroads' Gandi Glen Campbell 'By The Time I Get To Phoenix' Brian Wilson 'Caroline No' Mama Cass 'It’s Getting Better' Jefferson Airplane 'Today' Cowsills - The Rain, the Park and Other ...
by John in Louisiana
Sat Oct 06, 2018 7:48 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: keith andrews
Replies: 27
Views: 1180

Re: keith andrews

rich_leeds64 wrote:
Sat Oct 06, 2018 3:30 pm
I’m going to call him Sid from now on because after messing about with his name “Sid the wa*ker” is an anagram. :tup:
:rol:
by John in Louisiana
Sat Oct 06, 2018 7:43 pm
Forum: Predictions Forum
Topic: Last Man Standing 2018/19
Replies: 149
Views: 6939

Re: Last Man Standing 2018/19

Games of Friday/Saturday, 19 and 20 October include: Sheffield Wednesday v Middlesbrough Blackburn Rovers v Leeds United Aston Villa v Swansea City Brentford v Bristol City Hull City v Preston North End Ipswich Town v Queens Park Rangers Nottingham Forest v Norwich City Reading v Millwall Rotherham ...
by John in Louisiana
Sat Oct 06, 2018 7:39 pm
Forum: Predictions Forum
Topic: Last Man Standing 2018/19
Replies: 149
Views: 6939

Re: Last Man Standing 2018/19

Still Standing

JiL (Sheffield United)
leedsalex (Birmingham)
by John in Louisiana
Sat Oct 06, 2018 1:29 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Leeds Utd v Brentford Match Thread
Replies: 207
Views: 6054

Re: Leeds Utd v Brentford Match Thread

We deserved better than that. It galls me no end when dives are rewarded.

Let's use this break to get healthy.
by John in Louisiana
Sat Oct 06, 2018 1:27 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Steve Bruce - Villa/Dean Smith/John Terry
Replies: 23
Views: 1321

Re: Steve Bruce

NorfolkWhite wrote:
Sat Oct 06, 2018 6:35 am
Because he’s a step up from Bruce :lol:
:rol:
by John in Louisiana
Sat Oct 06, 2018 12:53 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Leeds Utd v Brentford Match Thread
Replies: 207
Views: 6054

Re: Leeds Utd v Brentford Match Thread

That was one of the worst penalty decisions I have ever seen. Definite dive.
by John in Louisiana
Fri Oct 05, 2018 4:45 pm
Forum: General Chat
Topic: Steve Bruce - Villa/Dean Smith/John Terry
Replies: 23
Views: 1321

Re: Steve Bruce

gessa wrote:
Wed Oct 03, 2018 6:36 pm
Dean Smith is being strongly linked
Why would they want a basketball coach? And a dead one at that!

:) :P
by John in Louisiana
Fri Oct 05, 2018 3:05 pm
Forum: Predictions Forum
Topic: Predict 6 2018/19
Replies: 293
Views: 10645

Re: Predict 6 2018/19

Millwall 1-2 Villa
Norwich 2-1 Stoke
Preston 1-1 Wigan
QPR 1-2 Derby
Swansea 1-0 Ipswich
West Brom 3-1 Reading