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Discussion in 'Rugby League Forum' started by Top End Eagle, Jun 2, 2014.

  1. Top End Eagle

    Top End Eagle Well-Known Member

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    So yesterday my wife was at work and I thought I could watch the footy at three thirty with the three kids entertaining themselves. Usually I just tape it off fox and watch it with a few beers under the belt when everyone is asleep - the three thirty to five thirty (up here time) is a bit hard with three little ones and a wife who thinks we should be bike riding or swimming instead of plonked on the couch getting cranky with the TV.

    Anyway I notices the lead in to the game with all the GOT like mascots and music. All the representations were pretty good but why are the fricken rabbits and roosters robots? None of the others are robots. Got me stumped.
     
  2. HappilyManly

    HappilyManly MWTS Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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    They are trying to make their mascots intimidating I guess :)
    Fluffy bunnies and chicken are not threatening.

    How do they portray the Scumos, is it a weather synoptic image :huh: That purple lycra clad android running around AAMI, does not look right for League :cool:
     
  3. Moondog

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    I hear the Chooks mascot is a bit of a pisspot. Here he is at home...


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    • Clint

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      Didn't your mother ever tell you not to play with your food Moondog
       
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      • EaglesDontTweet

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        LOL. He looks stuffed!
         
      • Moondog

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        Too right she did. Here's a family photo. I was a bit of a field goal specialist in those days....


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      • HappilyManly

        HappilyManly MWTS Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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        http://www.google.com.au/url?sa=t&source=web&cd=1&ved=0CCYQFjAA&url=http%3A%2F%2Ftvnz.co.nz%2Fmasterchef-australia%2Fep-83-drunken-chicken-bruised-salad-3912076&rct=j&q=drunken%20chicken%20masterchef%20recipe&ei=BiSMU9XMC4aFlAX3r4DICg&usg=AFQjCNEJAXKoXTLtZM0fh4YkFnxQpoj91A&bvm=bv.67720277,d.dGI

        Aah, the famous Drunken Chicken with Bruised Salad dish :D

        I'll watch the opening Credits tonight, as apart from the Soaring Sea Eagle and the Warrior, I can't recall what the other mascot graphics look like.
         
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        • Top End Eagle

          Top End Eagle Well-Known Member

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          It opens with us yeah but why are we so keen on flying into a great whites mouth.

          Confidence I guess.
           
        • globaleagle

          globaleagle Où est mon chapeau Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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          I just noticed Doc Neeson has died.

          I guess I am never going to see his face again!

          :(
           
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          • RiverEagle

            RiverEagle New Member

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            Yeah I heard earlier today and was bummed.

            With the thought police around I couldn't see a way of acknowledging it.

            I know he was 66, but my Mum's 69 this year and doesn't seem old.

            Lou Reed not long ago, Phillip Seymour Hoffman (a fine actor n young man with family)...now the great Doc Neeson....puts footy into perspective too.

            Saw the Angels a couple of times, once in their earlier days, once in their more recent incarnations. And both times were sensational.

            Glad he's free of pain - cancer is beyond cruel - and RIP.


            I guess we've hijacked, global.
             
          • globaleagle

            globaleagle Où est mon chapeau Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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            That's why I chose this thread.

            It's ok to tangentasize. (i just made that word up)

            I never saw them :(

            Love their work and rip!

            *Just start a thread and (usually) mr jethro will move it if it needs to be moved! We're all friends here.

            Well, except one of you....you know who you are!!!!!
             
          • HappilyManly

            HappilyManly MWTS Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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            Shadow Boxer was my favourite Angel hit - apparently he had a brain tumor poor bastard :s
            https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OFzGeOgAg_A&feature=kp

            RIP :angel:
             
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            • manlyfan76

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              RIP Doc.... Take a long line.....
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              Pretty sure it was 95 I saw him at the leagues club. How he lived untill 2014 us beyond me.
               
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              • ALinda

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                RIP Doc Neeson - you got 'out of this place' way too soon.

                Sad news. Always loved the Angels and especially that song!
                 
              • RiverEagle

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                So many good songs Linda.

                Those mentioned already, and a real fav of mine...''No Secrets''.

                They were awesome live, and Doc was a fair bit bigger guy than you'd think.

                And the chicks loved him of course.
                 
              • ALinda

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                Of course :)

                Yes RE they sang many good songs. Unfortunately I never saw them live but appreciated their music. Sad today....
                 
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                • bones

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                  He's with the Angels now.
                   
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                  • globaleagle

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                    Alice from the brady bunch has passed away.
                     

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