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John MacKenzie (Cugiok)

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MAD
« on: July 09, 2017, 02:04:01 PM »

Is this the evil satyr who drives us to MAD ness?

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Re: MAD
« Reply #1 on: July 09, 2017, 02:19:23 PM »

Looks like St Giordy, he's well known around our parts.
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Re: MAD
« Reply #2 on: July 09, 2017, 02:22:31 PM »

Looks like St Giordy, he's well known around our parts.
I keep my Giordy and my parts quite separate, thank you.
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Re: MAD
« Reply #3 on: July 10, 2017, 12:54:37 AM »

Isn't he one of those Preciosious Liliputians who were turned to stone for not tipping their fettler enough?

+1 for Edward keeping his parts out of these parts  :o

Where is it Sir John ?
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Re: MAD
« Reply #4 on: July 10, 2017, 01:00:00 PM »

I thought is was...
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Re: MAD
« Reply #5 on: July 10, 2017, 01:20:35 PM »

I wonder if all gorillas play lefty?
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Re: MAD
« Reply #6 on: July 10, 2017, 02:26:06 PM »

As opposed to monkeys...
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Re: MAD
« Reply #7 on: July 10, 2017, 02:37:28 PM »

Methinks that's a chimpanzee. They don't like being called a monkey, but then, who does ?

Sir John  :neigh:
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Re: MAD
« Reply #8 on: July 10, 2017, 03:33:45 PM »

Back to Sir John, the OP, I always thought MAD was (originally) spread by frogs...
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Re: MAD
« Reply #9 on: July 10, 2017, 03:40:25 PM »

Methinks that's a chimpanzee. They don't like being called a monkey, but then, who does ?

Sir John  :neigh:


Actually it's a Capuchin monkey. And they probably don't like being called a chimpanzee....   >:(
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Re: MAD
« Reply #10 on: July 10, 2017, 03:43:35 PM »

It just struck again. I bought a KOCH  :||:

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Re: MAD
« Reply #11 on: July 10, 2017, 03:49:40 PM »

Methinks that's a chimpanzee. They don't like being called a monkey, but then, who does ?

Sir John  :neigh:


Actually it's a Capuchin monkey. And they probably don't like being called a chimpanzee....   >:(

And (s)he is playing some type of concertina  :o

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Re: MAD
« Reply #12 on: July 10, 2017, 04:12:43 PM »

I bet it ain't as nice as mine, Sir John.....
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Re: MAD
« Reply #13 on: July 10, 2017, 10:28:24 PM »

And I wouldn't refer to an Orangutang (Pongo) as the "M Word" either!
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Re: MAD
« Reply #14 on: July 12, 2017, 06:45:43 AM »

It just struck again. I bought a KOCH  :||:

SJ

Wot? Mr M. Bebb has two?  :o
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Re: MAD
« Reply #15 on: July 12, 2017, 07:22:31 AM »

I was tempted, with a form of translation of Organ-ette, to start a thread about Collis-Bird's small organ. However, since it is open to misunderstanding, I decided not to.
Someone may have thought I meant a church organ.

I have been tempted several times to replace my Koch but my wife has said I'm not allowed to. Domestic harmony must be maintained.
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Re: MAD
« Reply #16 on: July 12, 2017, 07:51:42 AM »

 ;D ;D ;D
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