Rugby

Really Rucking Funny: Best Manlove Video of 2011 (SFW)

This clip by Irish comedy outfit Dead Cat Bounce called ‘Rugby’ has to be my favourite video of 2011. Even if it strongly suggests that, in Ireland at least, my work here is done and it’s well past time to retire to the touch-lines. There’s much to admire here: the lightness of touch, the hilarious blend of the accurate and the absurd; the joshing, bantering,¬†boyish¬†affection — both for rugby and manlove. I even like the tune. But I find myself especially mesmerised by the lead… Read More »Really Rucking Funny: Best Manlove Video of 2011 (SFW)

Tim ‘No Acorn’ Oakes

I seem to have somehow missed the not entirely shocking news that Tim ‘No Acorn’ Oakes of Sandbach RUFC, the spunky rugger-bugger captain who was so keen to show off his impressive semi-tackle on national television – and very kindly let his team mates play with it – has since gone the whole hog and stripped off for FamousMales.com, teasing the gayers with his no longer semi but fully erect assets. EthanSays.com has some safely doctored snaps from the FamousMales shoot (albeit with the wrong… Read More »Tim ‘No Acorn’ Oakes

Snogging Rugby Players (Again)

Even more snogging rugby players, this time in an American online ad for a noise-cancelling bluetooth headset. I don’t wish to appear ungrateful, but it’s clear that American ad men, even groovy online ones, really don’t get rugby. Or 21st Century sexuality. As the lovely lads of Sandbach have shown us so graphically, two rugger buggers snogging is: a) Nothing unusual b) Guaranteed to make your teamates even more excitable And the phenomenon of Manlove for Ladies would suggest that this chick is probably kicking… Read More »Snogging Rugby Players (Again)