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The "What did you Learn Today" Thread.
#41
[quote name='lbk' timestamp='1299596907' post='8104']
Learned today that when you move furniture around and it leaves an imprint in your carpet,a packet of frozen peas and a fork to fluff it back up actually works. Smile
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Large Puff, LBK's hometips Laugh
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#42
I learned today that there are over 300 languages spoken by people in the country of England
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#43
and the minority one is English :angry:
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#44
yep, top language is chav!
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#45
I also learned today that the worlds 3 largest employers are:
1. Chinese army
2. India railways
3. British NHS
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#46
Interesting Facts

* All of the clocks in Pulp Fiction are stuck on 4:20.
* If she were life size, Barbie's measurements are: 39-23-33.
* No word in the English language rhymes with month, orange, silver or purple.
* "Dreamt" is the only English word that ends in the letters "mt".
* All 50 states are listed across the top of the Lincoln Memorial on the back of the $5 bill.
* Almonds are members of the peach family.
* Winston Churchill was born in a ladies' room during a dance.
* Maine is the only state whose name is just one syllable.
* There are only four words in the English language which end in"-dous":
tremendous, horrendous, stupendous, and hazardous.
* The longest place-name still in use is:
Taumatawhakatangihangakoauauotamateaturipukakapikimaungahoronukupokaiwenuakitanatahu, a New Zealand hill.
* Los Angeles's full name is "El Pueblo de Nuestra Senora la Reina de los Angeles de Porciuncula" and can be abbreviated to 3.63% of its size, "L.A."
* A cat has 32 muscles in each ear.
* An ostrich's eye is bigger than it's brain.
* Tigers have striped skin, not just striped fur.
* In most advertisements, including newspapers, the time displayed on a watch is 10:10.
* Al Capone's business card said he was a used furniture dealer.
* The only real person to be a Pez head was Betsy Ross.
* The Ramses brand condom is named after the great pharaoh Ramses II who fathered over 160 children.
* The characters Bert and Ernie on Sesame Street were named after lefty and pan man and Bert the cop and Ernie the taxi driver in Frank Capra's "Its A Wonderful Life"
* A goldfish has a memory span of three seconds.The same as lefty
* A dime has 118 ridges around the edge.
* On an American one-dollar bill, there is an owl in the upper left-hand corner of the "1" encased in the "shield" and a spider hidden in the front upper right-hand corner.
* The giant squid has the largest eyes in the world.
* Who's that playing the piano on the "Mad About You" theme? Why it's Paul Reiser himself.
* The male gypsy moth also known as a shafter can "smell" the virgin female gypsy moth from 1.8 miles away.
* The name for Oz in the "Wizard of Oz" was thought up when the creator, Frank Baum, looked at his filing cabinet and saw A-N, and O-Z, hence "Oz."
* The microwave was invented after a researcher walked by a radar tube and a chocolate bar melted in his pocket.
* Mr. Rogers is an ordained minister.
* John Lennon's first girlfriend was named Thelma Pickles.
* The average person falls asleep in seven minutes.Pan man makes everybody go to sleep in seconds. * There are 336 dimples on a regulation golf ball.
* "Stewardesses" is the longest word that is typed with only the left hand.
To the Regiment! I wish I was there.
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#47
You only get fined £50.00 for burning a Poppy on Armistice Day

SCUM :angry:
Scumbag Link!
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In Madness You Dwell

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#48
its a joke, this Armistice day we should all burn the koran and see how we are treated. :angry:
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#49
[quote name='Lefty' timestamp='1299698762' post='8198']
its a joke, this Armistice day we should all burn the koran and see how we are treated. :angry:
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OK Burt............ I'm up for that
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#50
[quote name='Lefty' timestamp='1299698762' post='8198']
its a joke, this Armistice day we should all burn the koran and see how we are treated. :angry:
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Just say what you mean burt Laugh
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#51
i learned today that i am not getting a pay rise again for the fourth year running. marvalous..... :angry:
" i'll get my coat... "
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#52
[quote name='Ducky' timestamp='1299699176' post='8200']
OK Burt............ I'm up for that
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Didnt know they did that in sesame street................ cookie Ernie Big Grin
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#53
i reckon they should of all got deported no if's no buts no questions.
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#54
A coffee bought for the boss keeps him off my back Laugh
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#55
I just ignore the twat i call boss it works for me Big Grin
To the Regiment! I wish I was there.
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#56
Does Bev not mind ? Laugh
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#57
[quote name='Lefty' timestamp='1299782236' post='8271']
Does Bev not mind ? Laugh
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F**kin new you was going to put that.I was going to re word it but thought no knuckles will be straight in there with his size 9s class i love it Laugh Laugh Laugh
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#58
Laugh Laugh Laugh Glad i didnt let you down pal.
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#59
[quote name='Ducky' timestamp='1299624792' post='8161']
I also learned today that the worlds 3 largest employers are:
1. Chinese army
2. India railways
3. British NHS
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and the NHS are probably the largest employer of women in the world.
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#60
hmm hmm hmm hmm urgh hmm Smile stop it with the leading posts
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