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Thread #128145 Message #2881654
Posted By: The Fooles Troupe
07-Apr-10 - 05:25 PM
Thread Name: Finger in Ear - what's all that about?
Subject: RE: Finger in Ear - what's all that about?
I've often wondered if the phrase came from people who had the phrase "stick your finger in your ear and go ting a ling a loo" stuck in their minds - especially as popularised by Benny Hill.