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in reality, all of this has been a total load of old bollocks
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Re: Post something you've learnt today

Postby Still Baron » 22 May 2019, 18:19

Judas Priest cut a record at the studio John Lennon built at his place in the country.
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Postby Samoan » 23 May 2019, 13:13

Owen Carron, standing as an "Anti-H-Block Proxy Political Prisoner", was elected Member of Parliament (MP) for the seat of Fermanagh and South Tyrone in 1981.

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Postby Diamond Dog » 23 May 2019, 19:05

Gene Krupa was the first drummer to use a bass drum in a recording studio. He was also the first person to mount a tom tom onto said bass drum, pretty much defining the modern drum kit.
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Re: Post something you've learnt today

Postby NMB » 12 Jun 2019, 13:34

If you're messaging a colleague and you type < and then 3 because you want to say less than 3 it will be sent as a heart emoji instead. Oops.
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Postby Minnie the Minx » 12 Jun 2019, 14:42

About where the expression ‘the rabbit died’ came from :(
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Postby Hugh » 12 Jun 2019, 22:25

That there is an expression: “The rabbit died”.

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Postby Minnie the Minx » 13 Jun 2019, 23:10

Americans seem to love strawberries but have no time for raspberries.
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Postby Six String » 13 Jun 2019, 23:35

I love raspberries, especially the golden variety.