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5 hours ago, BanburyRed said:

This has just popped up in my LinkedIn feed.....glorious!

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Can't be right - they're at the bottom!!

Mind you our league table over the same period wouldn't be much better....

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40 minutes ago, Taz said:

Can't be right - they're at the bottom!!

Mind you our league table over the same period wouldn't be much better....

Maybe not but we`re playing Forest, Boro, Fulham, Baggies and Blades next season whilst they are welcoming Crawley, Harrogate, Salford and Barrow to the tented village.

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20 hours ago, Lanterne Rouge said:

It`s based on a book first published in 1841! I read it years ago and it is spooky (and a bit scary) how much more like the crowds in the book we have become in recent years.

Hang on, a book in 1841 was talking about a guy who was predicting the end in 1844 and 1845?

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13 minutes ago, JamesBCFC said:

Hang on, a book in 1841 was talking about a guy who was predicting the end in 1844 and 1845?

The modern book was based on the one written in 1841 and explored what happened after the author highlighted it.

There`s a sign nailed to a tree in North Bowood in Dorset that reads;

`Interested in time travel? Meet here last Sunday`. Always makes me chuckle when I see it!

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25 minutes ago, Lanterne Rouge said:

The modern book was based on the one written in 1841 and explored what happened after the author highlighted it.

There`s a sign nailed to a tree in North Bowood in Dorset that reads;

`Interested in time travel? Meet here last Sunday`. Always makes me chuckle when I see it!

I like the story of when Stephen Hawking threw a party complete with pyramids of champagne for time travelers, and didn't release any invites until after the party.
When no one turned up he concluded that it means time travel (to the past) would never be achieved. Or in his words "what a shame".

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I took the Tote End with the missus earlier today. As I was leaving I saw a Neanderthal with a ‘FTG’ number plate drive past the IKEA end.

I had a little chuckle to myself.

Needs to change that ‘U’ to a ‘D’ though.

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2 hours ago, JamesBCFC said:

I like the story of when Stephen Hawking threw a party complete with pyramids of champagne for time travelers, and didn't release any invites until after the party.
When no one turned up he concluded that it means time travel (to the past) would never be achieved. Or in his words "what a shame".

The trouble with time travel is that it’s all relative.

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1 hour ago, Gert Mare said:

 As I was leaving I saw a Neanderthal with a ‘FTG’ number plate drive past

In Northern Ireland FTP is used as an insult meaning #### the Pope. Does FTG mean the same thing regarding the gas?

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2 hours ago, Malago said:

The trouble with time travel is that it’s all relative.

There was a young fellow named Wright

Who once travelled faster than light

He set out one day in a relative way

And returned on the previous night

 

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37 minutes ago, 22A said:

In Northern Ireland FTP is used as an insult meaning #### the Pope. Does FTG mean the same thing regarding the gas?

Could be? As Jaily said to the lap it up knuckle draggers the other week, “There’s a ******* church down there!”

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12 hours ago, Malago said:

The trouble with time travel is that it’s all relative.

SpaceTime is unidirectional.

The Gas are ever compelled forward to oblivion, such there will be no space left for them in the Universe, let alone Bristol.

Of course all Gasheads are proponents of the Multiverse theory. In every Universe, bar this one, they're the 'biggest & best'© football club in existence, billions locked outside each week, winning everything in sight.

 

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I appreciate that standards at The Evil are at an all-time low, but I've just seen an alert that there's a very heavy police presence overseeing the eviction of a bunch of squatting travellers at Eastville.

Reportage 35 years behind the times, by my reckoning.

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On 25/05/2015 at 11:08, View from the Dolman said:

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:laugh:

Anyone would think this was an open top bus tour to celebrate something.

But clearly not, as there are no fans to be seen anywhere.

Either they have no fans whatsoever, or the few fans they have don't care or are too embarrased to celebrate such a crap achievement.

I can imagine Wael boasting

"Put your money away lads, I'll get this..........

twenty two cheap-day returns to Horfield please.

Oh yes, and the out-of-date crisps are also my treat !"

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I see the unwashed are trying to convince themselves that the Gate, at 27,000 is too big for us as we only averaged 12,500 when we were promoted from League 1.

What you're forgetting, cesspit dwellers is that 12,500 was the CAPACITY as we were rebuilding (look 'rebuilding' up eh) and we COULDN'T GET ANY MORE IN!

Then again, 12,500 in gash speak is probably more than 27,000 anyway.

Thick barstards!

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4 minutes ago, Ska Junkie said:

I see the unwashed are trying to convince themselves that the Gate, at 27,000 is too big for us as we only averaged 12,500 when we were promoted from League 1.

What you're forgetting, cesspit dwellers is that 12,500 was the CAPACITY as we were rebuilding (look 'rebuilding' up eh) and we COULDN'T GET ANY MORE IN!

Then again, 12,500 in gash speak is probably more than 27,000 anyway.

Thick barstards!

So embarrassing isn't it. They obviously forgot we averaged slightly less than 12,000 the season before and spending most of it at the bottom. But whatever helps them feel good about themselves.

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33 minutes ago, Ska Junkie said:

I see the unwashed are trying to convince themselves that the Gate, at 27,000 is too big for us as we only averaged 12,500 when we were promoted from League 1.

What you're forgetting, cesspit dwellers is that 12,500 was the CAPACITY as we were rebuilding (look 'rebuilding' up eh) and we COULDN'T GET ANY MORE IN!

Then again, 12,500 in gash speak is probably more than 27,000 anyway.

Thick barstards!

Haha, idiots.

You imagine they are probably well aware that we had a reduced capacity but only write these things to make themselves feel better.

The following season Ashton Gate was, on average, the most ‘full’ stadium in the Football League. Yes our capacity was reduced to around 15k but we still filled the ground despite being in the bottom 3 for the first 6 months of the season and only guaranteed survival with 2 games to go.

Thats called support and loyalty Sagheads, you should try it sometime.

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33 minutes ago, Peter O Hanraha-hanrahan said:

Haha, idiots.

You imagine they are probably well aware that we had a reduced capacity but only write these things to make themselves feel better.

The following season Ashton Gate was, on average, the most ‘full’ stadium in the Football League. Yes our capacity was reduced to around 15k but we still filled the ground despite being in the bottom 3 for the first 6 months of the season and only guaranteed survival with 2 games to go.

Thats called support and loyalty Sagheads, you should try it sometime.

Amazing isn’t it . We had a massive renovation going on and filled the ground every game. But they twist to make themselves feel better. 
Then they sell 2.5k season tickets and start slapping each other on the back . Such a ****** fan base 

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Selling 2.5k season tickets is nothing to get excited about really. What happens when the other 2.5k numpties  who may have bought one decide not to attend next season. Will make their crowds look even more pathetic than they are. Great support my arse.

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