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Forum to close for Balmain fans

Post by Kul » Fri 02 Sep, 2016 12:11 pm

With the performance of the servers considered, the moderators have decided to block access to for anyone who was a Balmain fan.

"Let's be clear, we arnt playing favourites here, we've just made an honest assessment of where the forum is going and after a lot of deliberation, the decision was made that former Balmain fans had nothing to offer this community anymore." said Kul, Administrator of

The decision was strongly applauded by Wests Tigers board member Mike Bailey, who suggested that anyone who disagrees should appreciate that the long term future is more important than loyalty.

"It's totally acceptable to cut off fans, they don't mean much these days and who gives a rats arse if they fork out their own cash in support of a cause. We have the perfect example in Robbie Farrah, who's loyalty is as disposable as my credibility as a board member."

The decision, announced this morning, means that any Wests Tigers fan who has Balmain roots will be barred from accessing from midnight 2 September.

"We've made the decision to forget everything that these fans have given to and for the club," said Kul.

"Instead, look at this amazing new feature that we are installing, where buttons flash when you click them! The future of is secured with advancements like these which will bring thousands of new members to the site!"

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Post by Pawsandclaws » Fri 02 Sep, 2016 12:15 pm

Well written Kul :)

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Post by TrueTiger » Fri 02 Sep, 2016 12:15 pm

Deadset Kul,are you bored or did you decide that there isnt enough antagonism here already.....funny piece though mate....
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Post by tig_prmz » Fri 02 Sep, 2016 12:16 pm

better grammar and language than some of DT's articles
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Post by Cultured Bogan » Fri 02 Sep, 2016 12:35 pm

Wouldn't look out of place in the 'Toota Advocate.
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Post by Geo. » Fri 02 Sep, 2016 12:58 pm

I see what you did.... :lol:
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Post by jadtiger » Fri 02 Sep, 2016 1:45 pm

That lifted my spirits well done

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Post by PrattenParkMagpie » Fri 02 Sep, 2016 1:58 pm

Totally agree Kul, I mean really do we need those pesky Balmain fans using up valuable bandwidth that could be afforded to Wests fans, and really what has the Balmain side contributed to the JV recently, I mean how long since they even provided a better than Reggies quality player to the ranks, and the fans, don’t get me started on them but let’s just say they have never really contributed anything constructive to the forum so yep, good call. ;)
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Post by Basil Tiger » Fri 02 Sep, 2016 2:12 pm

As a retaliatory action only Balmain fans can have Fish & Chips & a Beer for $15,wait a minute... that's dearer than i pay at the local Pub.??
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Post by Tigerdave » Fri 02 Sep, 2016 2:57 pm

very good :)

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Post by Spartan117 » Fri 02 Sep, 2016 3:08 pm

Discussion with my eldest son (Year 7) a few weeks back

Balmain.... Whats that Dad??? Is that something that was around in the 1900s

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Post by cunno » Fri 02 Sep, 2016 4:39 pm

a way of kulling numbers I guess.........

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Post by Sabre » Fri 02 Sep, 2016 4:41 pm

I look forward to the angry replies from people who have commented before reading the entire post or have missed the joke.

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Post by Byron Bay Fan » Fri 02 Sep, 2016 5:51 pm

Is Robbie's café only serving Tigers club fans?
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Post by Paris Cobbs » Fri 02 Sep, 2016 6:40 pm

Kul wrote:
"It's totally acceptable to cut off fans, they don't mean much these days and who gives a rats arse if they fork out their own cash in support of a cause. We have the perfect example in Robbie Farrah, who's loyalty is as disposable as my credibility as a board member."
Bravo Kul! (And goodbye, I used to be a Magpies supporter!)
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Post by hobbo » Fri 02 Sep, 2016 7:01 pm

As for the 'performance of the servers '......the recent topics page needs work ;-)
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Post by Swordy » Fri 02 Sep, 2016 7:34 pm

No problem Kul.

But as a former Balmain supporter, i believe i should be allowed to stay with consideration to the following:

I cant find any other forum who will take me.

Even though the forum is going in a different direction, i need 23 more posts to reach 1200 posts and that is my right as a one forum poster, even if it is not the forums plans.

I want a lump sum termination payment.

Im not going to say or do anything stupid, because i know thats what they're trying to get me to do, and I'm smarter than that.

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Tigers fan since birth in 1969.
Fond memories of Leichhardt Oval every home game as a kid with my Dad!

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