Midnight news on the telegraph website

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  1. Corrado

    Corrado Well-Known Member

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    What's going on there then? Simon tweeting more nonsense?
     
  2. oucho

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    Nothing to do with ccfc appatently.

    Not sure why he gets stick from some on here, would you prefer the main CT reporter to be a SISU fanboy who badically gives the club free PR by taking their side and bigging them up at every opportunity?
     
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  3. eastwoodsdustman

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    HIs follow up book? lets hope so.:)
     
  4. Brylowes

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    New owners, need to save 36 million over three years, want your bins a different colour,:)
    Or something like that.
     
  5. Hadji10

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    Gilbert is an abysmal journalist.
     
  6. dutchman

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    No id prefer him not to be pimped by Nick Eastwood and to actually have a mind of his own.
     
  8. hill83

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    Not a fan of him or his lego hair, or the clickbait nature of the Telegraph on social media. But everyone who assumed it would be something CCFC related, who is now slagging Gilbert off, is a clown. He didn't say it was in the first place.
     
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    So, it was one story about council cuts which became four separate articles with lots of repetition. :rolleyes:
     
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  10. sw88

    sw88 Chief Commentator!

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    What a rubbish article.... ;) ;)
     
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    upload_2016-11-21_9-56-5.jpeg How dare you, sir
     
  12. fernandopartridge

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    It was probably the story about Tollbar island underpass being fully open, the CT have been knocking one out over it.....
     
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    With this latest CET click bait tweet, I feel like i've just been into Cadburys world assuming I'll get a free chocolate bar at the end but then finding out I'm getting a pen and a souvenir. Pfft
     
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    I hot fee chocolate when i went but have to say shit shit tour
     
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    tbf, I'd have been up till midnight if I could've seen that with my own eyes.
     
  16. Covstu

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    So it was about friggin bins!
     
  17. Ian1779

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    '5 things we learnt about bins' anyone?
     
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  18. oucho

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    From the poster who seriously put a thread up suggesting that the council had "plants" on this board to try and impact opinion amongst our fans....
     
  19. Nick

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    What makes you think they haven't? ACL did, 100%.
     
  20. oucho

    oucho Well-Known Member

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    Err, on what basis are you 100% of that?
     
  21. Nick

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    On the basis I knew who they were. 1 of them very much tried to stir up and impact opinion.

    What basis do you have to say they weren't?
     
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    It's pretty obvious they did and still do. Same goes for SISU, the club and others involved there too.
     
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    Wasn't one named PHKM1 or something along those lines? The balloon to the car man?
     
  24. CJ_covblaze

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    Unlike others he never hid. His initials were his log in name!
     
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  25. Nick

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    OK.
     
  26. NorthernWisdom

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    /waves
     
  27. Nick

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    Always happy to check any suspicious usernames :)
     
  28. NorthernWisdom

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    Tell you what though, if anybody would like to pay me to try and form opinion round these parts, my rates are eminently reasonable.
     
  29. Nick

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    100 Free Balloons and your bins emptied weekly I heard?
     
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  30. oucho

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    Because there's no evidence to say that they had "plants on here". I was very pro ACL (still am) and tried to influence opinion, but not because they paid me - because they were in the right. I wonder if you think I was that 'plant'?
     
  31. Nick

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    Isn't there?

    So you have no basis to say they didn't but will keep arguing it? Based on what?

    You weren't on here when "ACL" were here as such, they went in 2014 when Wasps bought it so I probably wouldn't have thought somebody who wasn't even on here was the plant as I can't see into the future. Very strange. o_O
     
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  32. MusicDating

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    I think Nick mentioned it ages back that they used their work email address!
     
  33. chiefdave

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    You mean one of his login names don't you?
     
  34. chiefdave

    chiefdave Well-Known Member

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    Don't know how this forum works but normally an admin would be able to see a lot more identifying information than regular users.
     
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    And you wouldn't be much use trying to influence opinion subtly if you announced yourself, either!

    Although if BigDogTimFisherLOL registers, maybe he'll be hiding in plain sight...
     

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