Page 1 of 6 123 ... LastLast
Results 1 to 10 of 52
  1. #1

    Lewis Hamilton really doesn't get it

    I am no Hamilton fan at the best of times but his latest whining tantrum in the press complaining about his lack of respect from the British fans was just priceless.

    ďI donít know. I think itís probably a reflection of a long time a lot of **** thatís gone on, maybe. Who knows? Misinterpreted things that have been written? The way I live my life, maybe? Maybe where I live. Who knows? I donít really think about it too much.Ē


    Formula 1 had a promotional event in the centre of London last night - 19 of the 20 drivers were there. Guess which one decided to take a two-day vacation to Greece?

    He really is a nob.

  2. #2
    Tour Winner
    Join Date
    Aug 2010
    Posts
    4,276

    Re: Lewis Hamilton really doesn't get it

    i cant stand him either. I'd rather have a pint with ian poulter and that's saying something.

    the bloke wears two diamond earrings for god sake. even goerge Michael thought that was too gay

  3. #3
    Ryder Cup Winner Hobbit's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2011
    Location
    Aberdeen
    Posts
    11,078

    Re: Lewis Hamilton really doesn't get it

    I've often wondered at the treatment he gets when he does something questionable, and the lack of criticism or punishment some of his contemporaries receive when they do something wrong. Several years ago there were questions asked of the F1 and the handling of Hamilton. Ecclestone and the Hitler SS wearing garbed deputy took some serious stick in the media, even questions about racism.

    Personally, I don't have feelings either way about Hamilton but I do have a raised eyebrow in terms of F1's behaviour towards him in the past.
    Give it big humpties

  4. #4
    Money List Winner Lord Tyrion's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2014
    Location
    Northumberland
    Posts
    7,488

    Re: Lewis Hamilton really doesn't get it

    Perhaps if he came back and paid UK taxes it would be a good start. Then he could also smile a little more and seem grateful that he gets paid vast amounts for driving a car around. He looks like a spoilt child who has just been told off half the time. Old Jenson moved to Monaco to avoid his taxes but at least he looked as though he was having a good time and appreciated the special position he was in. LH is all too precious.
    Nike Covert 2.0 Driver, Nike Covert 3 Wood, Nike Covert 26į Hybrid, Ping G25 23į Hybrid, Cleveland CG16 Irons , Cleveland Wedges, Ping Cadence Anser W Putter

  5. #5
    Money List Winner pokerjoke's Avatar
    Join Date
    Nov 2009
    Location
    Taunton ,Somerset
    Posts
    9,634

    Re: Lewis Hamilton really doesn't get it

    Quote Originally Posted by Lord Tyrion View Post
    Perhaps if he came back and paid UK taxes it would be a good start. Then he could also smile a little more and seem grateful that he gets paid vast amounts for driving a car around. He looks like a spoilt child who has just been told off half the time. Old Jenson moved to Monaco to avoid his taxes but at least he looked as though he was having a good time and appreciated the special position he was in. LH is all too precious.
    Agree pay your taxes.
    He is about as British as I am German total pleb
    TM dual rescue 5 R/f
    TM BURNER 3 wood r/f
    Mizuno JPX 900 5-pw
    Mizuno MP T5 54/12 Wedge
    Titleist Vokey SM5 58/4
    Cleveland 588 RTX 50 degree
    TM 880 putter
    Titleist provx
    FJ Tour Spikeless
    Handicap Start 2013 8.4<7.3[first hole in one]
    2016 7.1>6.9


    Southwest King of Kings regional winner 2014
    Southwest King of Kings regional winner 2015

  6. #6
    Money List Winner paddyk's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jul 2011
    Posts
    6,617

    Re: Lewis Hamilton really doesn't get it

    1000 x better than other local hero Ian poulter

  7. #7
    Journeyman Pro SaintHacker's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2012
    Posts
    2,344

    Re: Lewis Hamilton really doesn't get it

    Interesting comments earlier from one of the F1 commentators, who knows him a lot better than any of us, about the things he does away from the cameras and the press that don't get reported. Visiting sick children in his own time and off his own back, turning a 20 minute autograph session into a 2 hour one etc etc. Yes it doesn't come across well being the only one not there but from his point of view this will be the biggest and busiest weekend of his year, if he could only win one race all season he would choose this one. Maybe its right that he prepares in the way he sees fit.
    And to those of you moaning about him not paying UK taxes, what would you honestly do in his position? I know which one I'd choose, vive la Monaco!

    Handicap 28>27>25.8>25.4>25.5>24.7>23.7>23.3.>22>20.5>17.6. 17.7>17.8>17.9>18>17.7
    http://www.newforestgolfclub.co.uk/


  8. #8
    Journeyman Pro
    Join Date
    Aug 2013
    Posts
    1,523

    Re: Lewis Hamilton really doesn't get it

    I don't know why but I think similarly of Hamilton and Rory. Both very talented but somehow I feel the personality/charism is lacking.

  9. #9
    Head Pro
    Join Date
    Jul 2010
    Posts
    383

    Re: Lewis Hamilton really doesn't get it

    Oh to be a public figure and at the behest of any whim or feeling expressed from the general public

  10. #10
    Money List Winner Lord Tyrion's Avatar
    Join Date
    Sep 2014
    Location
    Northumberland
    Posts
    7,488

    Re: Lewis Hamilton really doesn't get it

    SH, I've been to Monaco and honestly I'd rather live here, or mainland France, and pay my dues than there. Anyway LH lives in Switzerland I believe, another tax haven.

    Seriously, when you get as much as he does just pay up, you are still left with huge amounts.

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
  •  

Latest Golf News

Black Friday Golf Deals

Black Friday is the busiest time for shoppers to find great deals on the web, there are plenty of golf deals that are on offer on the day and before and after, we have collated the best ones we have found on the internet

November 24, 2017

Black Friday Nike Golf Deals

There are some outstanding offers for men and women on the Nike store this Black Friday

November 24, 2017

Black Friday Amazon Golf Deals

Amazon is an incredible place to buy anything of course, but the golf section on the website is a great place to find some goodies for your game

November 24, 2017

Get Jordan Spiethís Open Winning Outfit this Black Friday and Save £124.50

Jordan Spieth winning the Open at Royal Birkdale was one of the iconic moments of 2017

November 24, 2017

Save over £500 on the Stewart Golf X9 Follow Remote Trolley

One of the biggest discounts we have seen is £500 off the state-of-the-art Stewart Golf X9 Follow Remote Trolley

November 24, 2017