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Limmy XIX

Post 181

The Jester (P. S. of Village Idiots, Muse of Comedians, Keeper of Jokes, Chef and Seraph of Bad Jokes) LUG @ A458228

He zapped them away

3smiley - biggrin


Limmy XIX

Post 182

Sorcerer

I now have to pay


Limmy XIX

Post 183

Merkin

Mired in the hideousness of work!! A poor excuse but there it is smiley - smiley However, Xmas is nearly here and should have more time on me hands...


Limmy XIX

Post 184

Anonymouse

For those who need a quick leap to the current version: http://www.h2g2.com/F15011?thread=55487&post=831406


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Post 185

Anonymouse

C**n... I can understand it being banned when used to refer to blacks, but in hillbilly c**n just means c**n.. The ring-tailed, four-legged, washes-their-food, fun-to-watch, fury kind.


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Post 186

Orcus

So the Limericks are back then...

after a fashion smiley - erm


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Post 187

Peet (the Pedantic Punctuation Policeman, Muse of Lateral Programming Ideas, Eggcups-Spurtle-and-Spoonswinner, BBC Cheese Namer & Zaphodista)

Nonny, that usage would be 'coon, a contraction of "Raccoon" - the apostrophe makes all the difference. Although knowing the moderators around here, it probably won't. smiley - erm


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Post 188

some bloke who tried to think of a short, catchy, pithy name and spent five sleepless nights trying but couldn't think of one

Then again, we could be talking about C**n cheese.


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Post 189

Anonymouse

Apparently it did, as it seems, did the capital C in 'C**n cheese' in the post below yours. As to the ', the only time hillbillyese gets an apostrophe is when a translator puts it there. ;-> smiley - evilgrinsmiley - devil

smiley - rose


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Post 190

Anonymouse

Why are whole threads (this isn't the first one I've run across today) from 1999 suddenly being seen but marked 'removed pending moderation'??


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Post 191

some bloke who tried to think of a short, catchy, pithy name and spent five sleepless nights trying but couldn't think of one

To confuse us.

OH NO!!!!!!!!!!!!! THAT MEANS SOMEONE MUST KNOW BOTH THE QUESTION AND THE ANSWER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


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Post 192

Mina

Anonymouse, can you remember where you saw the other threads?


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