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Negativity in this place lately

Discussion in 'Rugby League Forum' started by CJAeagle, Sep 30, 2015.

  1. CJAeagle

    CJAeagle Active Member

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    I've been reading posts on this page for years and have quite thoroughly enjoyed it. But I've decided to join up and make my first post because lately the dribble coming out of some of the posters (not everyone) is horrendous, full of negativity. You may as well go and support parra while you're at it.
    It's not the Manly way.

    Time and time again every tiny opportunity you get you will lay your boot into the Penns, Bozo and Barrett (ffs give the bloke a chance, get behind him, he has a great opportunity to do something special and every coach starts as a rookie)

    The Penns pour their millions into the club we love and they want success like we all do. I've heard people say that they are intentionally running the club into the ground... Wow, just wow, ahahaha you need to lay off the crack pipe if that thought even comes to your mind.
    In case you didn't know about businesses usually when there is a change of ownership the sole owner will want things run their way and people in charge of different aspects, this is exactly what they are doing, from the top of management, coaching staff and players. So unless you're pooring your millions into the club you shouldn't be knocking them, give them a chance. They want us to stay at Brookie, they are trying everything they can and I'm confident they will be successful. It's just a shame the council want to be nazis.

    Gutherson was let go disappointingly but in all honesty the club did the right thing, the kid wants an opportunity to play first grade, he didn't want to linger in reserves down the pecking order. This is no different to us getting Parcell, Koroisau, etc... They weren't going to get a shot at their former club so they did the right thing and released them with us being lucky to snatch them.

    Also one last thing, people that have chosen to not renew their membership because of these things you really have no clue. Our club is nothing without us fans so we are the ones that will keep us at Brookie, by you not supporting us you're just making the club worthless and doing your part to not achieve success.

    Already signed up and got my memberships for next season! Next year is a fresh start, we have had arguably the greatest 10 year era of any rugby league team of all-time when you think about how close the competition is nowadays.
    So let's all get behind the players, Barrett and the club for 2016, and this can be the beginning of another great era! It's exciting times. Go the Sea Eagles!!
     
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    • Stevo

      Stevo Well-Known Member

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      Great post. Some of you people need to get a grip.
       
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      • Todd

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        Smartest thing on here in weeks
         
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        • ManlyArmy

          ManlyArmy Well-Known Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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          And watch all the hypocrites come out if we make the top 4 and go deep into September in 2016, or even worse, the GF!
           
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          • Killer03

            Killer03 Well-Known Member

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            Definitely think we all need to get behind Barrett and the boys. I will always support the sea eagles and wish the coach and the team massive success.

            But I also think we are justified in being negative or outraged over this years events. And this forum is a great place to vent.....I've certainly done it! Having said that it won't stop me renewing my membership, but if I got a phone call to renew (which I got a couple of years ago) I would tell the lovely lady I spoke to that I'm thinking about it. And make my displeasure clear about the years events. And I think people are misconstruing it being about missing the 8, or Tooves sacked or..... It's the combination of things which has stuck in most throats.
             
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            • qldeagle

              qldeagle Well-Known Member

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              Mate, couldn't agree more with you. I don't go on this site as much as I used to coz I had a gut full of all the doomsday sayers. Never seen such sheet written by all the smart asses putting down our great club. They'd be the people who don't like change which unfortunately you have in every community. These will be the same people who will cheer Trent Barrett when he turns around the crap we've had to endure this year. Get a grip people and start posting positive stuff otherwise go and hang around Squidward and Eeyore.
               
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              • ManlyArmy

                ManlyArmy Well-Known Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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                Should make a list of all the users who whinge like it's doomsday and see whats happens if we're at the top next year.
                 
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                • CJAeagle

                  CJAeagle Active Member

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                  You're definitely onto something here haha
                  You could only imagine the change of tune like nothing ever happened. Too many plastic fans
                   
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                  • Eagle1

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                  • Alby

                    Alby Active Member

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                    Well said, just well said, that's all.

                    I swear, some posters are quick to rate a dislike, disagree, or troll - purely because others might see some positives with the board.
                     
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                    • BOZO

                      BOZO Well-Known Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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                      Great post CJAeagle .
                      We are a club that always over comes advesary negativity and all the other crap that tries to drag us down ,
                      The mighty Sea eagles has a proven history to ALWAYS sour above all this **** and continue to be successful
                      Go the mighty Sea eagles !!!
                       
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                      • Loobs

                        Loobs I am not really Scott Penn Premium Member

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                        Haha tell me about it!
                         
                      • Budgewoi Eagle

                        Budgewoi Eagle In for the long haul. Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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                        Welcome CJA. I do think everyone is entitled to their opinion. Just because others don't see it as you do doesn't make them any less fans. Just as passionate, different POV. Really no need to turn on each other.
                        And FYI It's pour. As in 'if the Penns pour too much of their money in, they will become poor' (as if!).
                        Carry on.
                         
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                        • CJAeagle

                          CJAeagle Active Member

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                          Everyone's entitled to their opinion I agree but there is way too many Debbie downers on here.
                          And thanks officer grammar, haha I wrote it quickly in notes on my phone so spellcheck got the better of me lol
                           
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                          • manlyfan76

                            manlyfan76 Parra Trolls are the best. Premium Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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                            Everyones entitled to their opinion i agree but.
                             
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                            • mike walker

                              mike walker Well-Known Member

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                              G'day all,I would suggest CJA that perhaps what you term dribble by certain posters is in response,and proportionate to,what they would describe as the dribble that they have had to endure from our current management.
                              There is not a person on here who doesn't want our team to succeed or support our management,yourself and others obviously are happy with the way things have been done and are going,whilst I and others don't share that view and have grave reservations about what has transpired.
                              So to suggest that we should go and support Parramatta because we don't share your opinion,is in my opinion "not the Manly way".
                              cheers mike
                               
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                              • Eagle1

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                                Yes I agree,great post cjeagle,we are manly greatest club in the world,other supporters envy this club and so they should.we as supporters need to get behind the club the coaching staff and the players,let's put all this negativity behind and look forward to greater success,which we will have cause we are winners.eagles4everrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrrtill I die.
                                 
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                                • Mark from Brisbane

                                  Mark from Brisbane Living the dream Premium Member

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                                  Good first post.

                                  But let's not forget this IS a forum, and everybody's opinions ( like them or not) are welcome , and just because yours doesn't agree with theirs doesn't mean you are right nor they wrong .

                                  There's been lots of stuff that's gone down this year and understandably many are pissed.

                                  But I do agree, we have to sit back and let the new crew have a go, who knows they might be a revelation !!
                                   
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                                  • Andrew..

                                    Andrew.. Well-Known Member 2016 Tipping Competitor

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                                    What, as opposed to the real hero fans like yourself..
                                     
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                                    • Terry Zarsoff

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                                      Thanks ZorJA.
                                       
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