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How do you go about counting 60,000 bees?

Discussion in 'Personal' started by Duke of York, Sep 21, 2018.

  1. blazer

    blazer Star commenter

    I expect I would just bumble through it.
    Either that or wing it.
     
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  2. lexus300

    lexus300 Star commenter

    and then buzz off;)
     
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  3. blazer

    blazer Star commenter

    Ho hum!
     
  4. nomad

    nomad Star commenter

    On a separate matter, some Victorian sanitary ware manufacturers produced men's urinals with a painting of a bee below the glazed surface as an 'aiming spot'.

    The modern day urinals at Schipol Airport have this too.

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    Most educated Victorian men would have understood the pun but this may be lost on today's generations.

    The Latin for bee is 'Apis'.
     
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  5. CeciledeVolanges

    CeciledeVolanges New commenter

    Actually, it was the Brian Hanrahan who did that.
     
  6. lexus300

    lexus300 Star commenter

    These days you would need to put a fly in to remind them:confused:
     
  7. EmanuelShadrack

    EmanuelShadrack Star commenter

    Reminds me of the Tim Vine joke:

    "This bloke tried to sell me an abacus. I said 'Does it work?', and he said 'I wouldn't count on it'"
     
    Last edited: Sep 22, 2018
  8. colpee

    colpee Star commenter

    I counted 60,001 out and I counted one come back - can I have my money please?
     
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