Author Topic: "F**k my Hat, I didn't know that!" Amazing things you've only just found out  (Read 70871 times)

Voltan (Man of Steel)

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Well, like Edmund Blackadder I have a woman's hands, i.e. my index fingers are slightly longer than my ring fingers.

In the 90s Tango ads, the "you know you've been Tango'd" voiceover at the end was done by none other than GIL! SCOTT! HERON!!!

Literally copulated with my fez over this one. What in the name of Greek buggery?!

Just found out that Krypton Factor presenter and retired newscaster Gordon Burns is second cousin to enchanted scrotum Ed Sheeran.

the regular guitar reviewers at andertons are here discussing the merits or otherwise of far eastern manufacture, & one of them goes into an anecdote about huawei phones- genuinely surprised if this is true-

https://youtu.be/ZdL5J_GSgTs?t=1997

Cerys

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Well, like Edmund Blackadder I have a woman's hands, i.e. my index fingers are slightly longer than my ring fingers.

And my ring fingers are slightly longer than my index fingers!  I have man hands!  Man hands!

seepage

  • throwing a dog at some goblins
And my ring fingers are slightly longer than my index fingers!  I have man hands!  Man hands!

The ring finger on my left hand is longer than my middle finger. Supposed to indicate artistic ability - if it is I've not made use of it.

Voltan (Man of Steel)

  • 8% English, apparently
And my ring fingers are slightly longer than my index fingers!  I have man hands!  Man hands!

“You’ve got great big flapping hands like a man. You could be a goalkeeper”.

Cerys

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I doubt it.  That would require some degree of coordination.

The ring finger on my left hand is longer than my middle finger. Supposed to indicate artistic ability - if it is I've not made use of it.

Have you considered finger-painting?

seepage

  • throwing a dog at some goblins
^ good idea, thanks, I'll dig out my old box of acrylics this afternoon. Better not use the cadmium ones though, just in case.

the regular guitar reviewers at andertons are here discussing the merits or otherwise of far eastern manufacture, & one of them goes into an anecdote about huawei phones- genuinely surprised if this is true-

https://youtu.be/ZdL5J_GSgTs?t=1997

Huawei refute this: https://www.androidauthority.com/huawei-p30-pro-moon-mode-controversy-978486/

Pdine

  • Apparently I'm Jewish
Huawei refute this: https://www.androidauthority.com/huawei-p30-pro-moon-mode-controversy-978486/

I think that's Huawei disputing the claim. They've not refuted it. It comes down to an argument about how you characterise ML-enhanced photography.

Lisa Jesusandmarychain

  • ...to stab you with!
How many of youse lot thought the eye rolling twenty-odd year old teenager from offa 'Parks and Recreation ' was played by an actress with the name Audrey Plaza?
Her name's AUBREY! FUCKING AUBREY!

Headwear Humped.

Norton Canes

  • The leper heart will see you for what you are
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Having been given his top-secret mission to attack the Merville battery on D-Day, Lt. Col. Terence Otway had to be certain his men wouldn't spill the beans ahead of 6 June 1944.

He sent 30 of the prettiest members of the Women's Auxiliary Air Force, dressed in civilian clothes, into village pubs near where his soldiers were training.

They were asked to do all they could to discover the men's mission. None of the men gave anything away

I bet they did spill their beans, the dirty bollocks

The Chernobyl mini series was directed by Stakka Bo.

The Chernobyl mini series was directed by Stakka Bo.

mother of fuck- where's my hat, where's my blobs?

The Chernobyl mini series was directed by Stakka Bo.

also.... "here, we glow"

Thanks to the Chart Music Facebook feed for this: the person who opened Sky TV in the UK:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TiQ_ryISsa4

icehaven

  • I will be in the bar, with my head on the bar
The Chernobyl mini series was directed by Stakka Bo.

Dunno if this belongs here or in the obvious things thread (or neither!) but that's just ended 26 years of me thinking Here We Go was by the Stereo MCs. In my defence it even says it was 'heavily influenced' by them.

ITV missed John Barnes scoring THAT goal against Brazil.
https://youtu.be/0sA0ItpsnyU