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One day I'll be an adult - Her Most Regal Majesty, the Queen of Snark
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sesquipedality
sesquipedality
One day I'll be an adult
There's a series of case reports called the Criminal Appeals Review. All case reports have standard abbreviations. This one is "Cr. App. R." Every time I need to read a case from it I get the uncontrollable urge to snicker.
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beckyc From: beckyc Date: October 21st, 2010 03:58 pm (UTC) (Link)
You are not alone: I saw a brand of chilli & seafood sauce in the world food section of Asda last night called shito. That amused me so much I took a picture of it.
imc From: imc Date: October 21st, 2010 08:45 pm (UTC) (Link)
Almost completely irrelevantly: http://imc.livejournal.com/184275.html
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lanfykins From: lanfykins Date: October 21st, 2010 04:41 pm (UTC) (Link)
I'd've said that Force Awareness is very important in S&M...
tigerfort From: tigerfort Date: October 21st, 2010 05:17 pm (UTC) (Link)
Many years ago, I used to regularly pass a van marked "S&M specialist cleaning services" on my way to work. This provided many whimsical moments wondering whether they didn't realise, had done it deliberately, or really meant it.
burkesworks From: burkesworks Date: October 21st, 2010 04:26 pm (UTC) (Link)
"Crapper" is quite a common surname in the Sheffield area. There used to be, and probably still is, a firm of estate agents there called Crappers. Maybe they ought to take over Foxtons.
sesquipedality From: sesquipedality Date: October 21st, 2010 06:12 pm (UTC) (Link)
I assume you weren't aware of http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Crapper
burkesworks From: burkesworks Date: October 21st, 2010 08:08 pm (UTC) (Link)
Oh, I knew about Thomas Crapper and how his name became a sort-of synonym for his invention like "Hoover" or "Biro", though I thought much of the story was apocryphal. Figures that he was a South Yorkshire man too.
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