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Less frequently asked questions

Discussion in 'Personal' started by ilovesooty, Feb 17, 2004.

  1. rosievoice

    rosievoice Star commenter

    Why do americans say labratory instead of laboratory? What about lieutenant?
     
  2. If vegetarians eat vegetables, what do humanitarians eat?
     
  3. And why is there only one Monopolies Commission?
     
  4. And why don't more people on TES join us on the Entertainment forum, and play "Answer This Question With A Question?" (Please come and join us...it's great fun!)
     
  5. Running all the way........
     
  6. If milk that has had the fat removed from it is 'skimmed' why do Americans tell us they add 'skim' milk to their drinks?
     
  7. bfudge69

    bfudge69 New commenter

    Men have nipples for two reasons
    1. They tell you how deep you can go into water if you can't swim
    2. They let you know when your vest isn't on straight.

    If a word is spelt wrong in the dictionary how would we know?
    Why do we never see baby pigeons?
     
  8. BelleDuJour

    BelleDuJour Star commenter

    Ah...I can actually answer this!
    Adult pigeons produce a nutritious liquid from their crop called 'pigeon milk'. It is fed to baby pigeons and is so nutritious they grow very rapidly and fledge as almost adults before you can say 'pigeon pie'. That is why you don't see baby pigeons!
    Now, why do you say 'Will you sleep with me' when we mean 'will you shag me?'
     

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