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« Reply #420 on: September 04, 2017, 09:56:18 AM »
Mark Steele's explanation of a 'Freudian Slip'

'I was having breakfast with my mother in law last week when I made an embarrassing Freudian Slip. I meant to say 'please would you mind passing the butter' but instead of that I said 'you stupid cow - you've ruined my life'.
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« Reply #421 on: September 04, 2017, 11:31:41 AM »
Why did the astronomer put a hamburger in the bathtub?






Cause he wanted a meatier shower! ;)

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« Reply #422 on: September 04, 2017, 01:12:32 PM »

     What if there were no hypothetical questions?
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« Reply #423 on: September 04, 2017, 10:38:17 PM »
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Excellent! I wonder which came first - this or Mark Steele. He did a series on scientists in history. The other one which made me laugh was, while dresseh up as Newton with a 'Newton's Cradle' in front of him he demonstrated his theory of gravity not by using it but by smashing the whole thing into a vase at the end of the table.

Here is Mark Steel's lecture on Freud.
I put an extraneous 'e' on his name in earlier posts:

https://youtu.be/Etiwwbpr1Y4

Here is his lecture on Newton. The demonstration using Newton's Crasle is at about 9.15 minutes.

https://youtu.be/cEbreJsRo08
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"Courage is going from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm" (Churchill).

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« Reply #424 on: September 04, 2017, 10:38:51 PM »
Why did the astronomer put a hamburger in the bathtub?






Cause he wanted a meatier shower! ;)
Excellent! 😀
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« Reply #425 on: May 09, 2018, 05:44:40 AM »
"I used to date this girl who worked for a record company. After our first date, she sent me a bunch of CDs in the mail. Now I just need to take her out three more times over the next five years."

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« Reply #426 on: May 26, 2018, 08:43:45 AM »
What do you get when you cross an agnostic, a dyslexic, and an insomniac? … a person who stays up all night wondering if there really is a dog.

Then there was the dyslexic devil worshipper who sold his soul to Santa.

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« Reply #427 on: April 13, 2019, 03:13:30 AM »
My daughter posted this to me:
"Courage is going from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm" (Churchill).

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« Reply #428 on: April 13, 2019, 04:59:01 AM »
"I can't live without music, because music is life." - Yvonne Lefébure

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« Reply #429 on: April 19, 2019, 05:20:13 PM »
For Passover:


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« Reply #431 on: April 19, 2019, 05:35:38 PM »
For Passover:


It scares me that I get that joke.

Note a joke, but sad, and related: Recently the AP reported that when in mourning Jews sit and shiver.


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« Reply #433 on: April 20, 2019, 04:45:12 AM »
:D

It scares me that I get that joke.

Please, guys, enlighten me. I didn't get it at all.  ???
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« Reply #434 on: April 20, 2019, 04:50:59 AM »
Please, guys, enlighten me. I didn't get it at all.  ???

It's a play on the the words night and knight. The translation of the phrase the knight uttered is "Why is tonight different from all other nights?"
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« Reply #435 on: April 20, 2019, 04:51:23 AM »
"I can't live without music, because music is life." - Yvonne Lefébure

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« Reply #436 on: April 20, 2019, 05:23:15 AM »
It's a play on the the words night and knight. The translation of the phrase the knight uttered is "Why is tonight different from all other nights?"

Thanks a lot. Funny indeed.
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« Reply #437 on: April 20, 2019, 05:56:03 AM »
Thanks a lot. Funny indeed.

No problem.

In all fairness, I had to Google a translation of what the Knight said.  8)
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« Reply #438 on: April 20, 2019, 06:00:21 AM »
     What if there were no hypothetical questions?
What is a rhetorical answer?
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