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#81 Johnoco

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Posted 20 August 2012 - 09:28 PM

I recall the 2 old blokes on the Muppets (not Eddie & Stevo) saying 'nearly as funny as Phyliss Diller'.

We had no idea who she was (no Google in them days) but it became a bit of an in-joke with my brothers. And still is I suppose.

No I don't care if you're if you're into different bands

No cause for so much hatred, I'm just a different man

Pull off that cover, I will too, and learn to understand

With music deep inside we'll make world unity our plan

 

7 Seconds -Walk Together, Rock Together


#82 JohnM

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Posted 26 August 2012 - 06:49 AM

Louise Clarke of Pan's People: http://www.bbc.co.uk...ngland-19383596

#83 Bleep1673

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Posted 26 August 2012 - 08:05 AM

Neil Armstrong - the first man on the moon (apparently :D )

http://en.wikipedia..../Neil_Armstrong

Interesting

Edited by Bleep1673, 26 August 2012 - 08:27 AM.

Swinton RLFC est 1866 - Supplying England with players when most of your clubs were in nappies

#84 Bleep1673

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Posted 26 August 2012 - 08:07 AM

I recall the 2 old blokes on the Muppets.

Waldorf & Stadler I think they were called
Swinton RLFC est 1866 - Supplying England with players when most of your clubs were in nappies

#85 terrywebbisgod

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Posted 27 August 2012 - 02:32 PM

Speaking of Muppets, Puppeteer Jerry Nelson

Edited by terrywebbisgod, 27 August 2012 - 02:40 PM.

Once you have tasted excellence,you cannot go back to mediocrity.

#86 Futtocks

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Posted 30 August 2012 - 08:58 AM

Here's a name from the past - Rhodes Boyson.

A mind is like a parachute. It doesn’t work if it isn’t open. Frank Zappa (1940 - 1993)


#87 JohnM

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Posted 30 August 2012 - 09:07 AM

"The family lavatory was a waste water “tippler” at the end of the yard, complete with a 15ft drop" My great aunt in Burnley had one of those!

#88 Wolford6

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Posted 30 August 2012 - 10:28 AM

"The family lavatory was a waste water “tippler” at the end of the yard, complete with a 15ft drop" My great aunt in Burnley had one of those!


Fortunately the council, like in most Lancashire towns, has long since upgraded the toilet facilities used by its residents. As long ago as 2008, it provided her with a replacement chain.
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#89 JohnM

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Posted 30 August 2012 - 11:20 AM

They did well, then. She died in 1990.

#90 Johnoco

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Posted 01 September 2012 - 02:21 PM

I thought Max Bygraves died ages ago? :unsure:

No I don't care if you're if you're into different bands

No cause for so much hatred, I'm just a different man

Pull off that cover, I will too, and learn to understand

With music deep inside we'll make world unity our plan

 

7 Seconds -Walk Together, Rock Together


#91 Johnoco

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Posted 01 September 2012 - 02:56 PM

may be wrong but think he went to retire in oz, his wife died last year


I aren't saying you're wrong. Its just sometimes you think...'I thought they died ages ago....'

No I don't care if you're if you're into different bands

No cause for so much hatred, I'm just a different man

Pull off that cover, I will too, and learn to understand

With music deep inside we'll make world unity our plan

 

7 Seconds -Walk Together, Rock Together


#92 Johnoco

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Posted 01 September 2012 - 03:18 PM

wrong about going to oz i meant, the family fortunes "turkey" incident will always live on on utube


I knew which 'wrong' bit you meant. What was the turkey thing? It rings a bell.

No I don't care if you're if you're into different bands

No cause for so much hatred, I'm just a different man

Pull off that cover, I will too, and learn to understand

With music deep inside we'll make world unity our plan

 

7 Seconds -Walk Together, Rock Together


#93 Johnoco

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Posted 01 September 2012 - 04:23 PM

Oh yeah, the guy answered turkey to each question?

No I don't care if you're if you're into different bands

No cause for so much hatred, I'm just a different man

Pull off that cover, I will too, and learn to understand

With music deep inside we'll make world unity our plan

 

7 Seconds -Walk Together, Rock Together


#94 Bulletproof

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Posted 01 September 2012 - 09:50 PM

He saw the word turkey on the card, is that right?

#95 JohnM

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Posted 02 September 2012 - 06:37 AM

No more raindrops for Hal David

#96 Johnoco

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Posted 02 September 2012 - 07:15 AM

No more raindrops for Hal David

Sad news. A great songwriter.

No I don't care if you're if you're into different bands

No cause for so much hatred, I'm just a different man

Pull off that cover, I will too, and learn to understand

With music deep inside we'll make world unity our plan

 

7 Seconds -Walk Together, Rock Together


#97 Futtocks

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Posted 03 September 2012 - 09:21 AM

No more raindrops for Hal David


He leaves behind some of the absolute greatest popular songs ever written. A legend.

A mind is like a parachute. It doesn’t work if it isn’t open. Frank Zappa (1940 - 1993)


#98 Futtocks

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Posted 03 September 2012 - 10:46 AM

From the sublime (Hal David) to the ridiculous - cult leader Sun Myung Moon.

A mind is like a parachute. It doesn’t work if it isn’t open. Frank Zappa (1940 - 1993)


#99 l'angelo mysterioso

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Posted 03 September 2012 - 05:36 PM

Donald hunt
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Posted 04 September 2012 - 07:39 AM

Michael Clarke Duncan, oh my god! Only 54. Best known probably for John Coffey in The Green Mile, but is in many more films.

On Odsal Top baht 'at.





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