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BS: it's about as much use as.......

grumpy al 11 Nov 04 - 02:03 PM
GUEST 11 Nov 04 - 02:06 PM
Leadfingers 11 Nov 04 - 02:14 PM
McGrath of Harlow 11 Nov 04 - 02:14 PM
GUEST 11 Nov 04 - 02:16 PM
John MacKenzie 11 Nov 04 - 02:20 PM
grumpy al 11 Nov 04 - 02:21 PM
greg stephens 11 Nov 04 - 02:21 PM
Georgiansilver 11 Nov 04 - 02:27 PM
McGrath of Harlow 11 Nov 04 - 02:31 PM
John MacKenzie 11 Nov 04 - 02:33 PM
grumpy al 11 Nov 04 - 02:36 PM
Georgiansilver 11 Nov 04 - 02:37 PM
Once Famous 11 Nov 04 - 02:48 PM
Georgiansilver 11 Nov 04 - 03:02 PM
Rt Revd Sir jOhn from Hull 11 Nov 04 - 03:15 PM
Jim Dixon 11 Nov 04 - 03:16 PM
GUEST,Diogenes 11 Nov 04 - 03:28 PM
Once Famous 11 Nov 04 - 03:37 PM
Georgiansilver 11 Nov 04 - 03:38 PM
grumpy al 11 Nov 04 - 03:41 PM
Georgiansilver 11 Nov 04 - 03:43 PM
grumpy al 11 Nov 04 - 03:45 PM
Once Famous 11 Nov 04 - 03:50 PM
Helen 11 Nov 04 - 03:50 PM
grumpy al 11 Nov 04 - 03:51 PM
GUEST 11 Nov 04 - 04:00 PM
Georgiansilver 11 Nov 04 - 04:01 PM
grumpy al 11 Nov 04 - 04:02 PM
Once Famous 11 Nov 04 - 04:04 PM
Once Famous 11 Nov 04 - 04:06 PM
Georgiansilver 11 Nov 04 - 04:09 PM
grumpy al 11 Nov 04 - 04:09 PM
GUEST 11 Nov 04 - 05:32 PM
skipy 11 Nov 04 - 05:52 PM
Once Famous 11 Nov 04 - 05:53 PM
Georgiansilver 11 Nov 04 - 05:56 PM
Juan P-B 11 Nov 04 - 06:28 PM
frogprince 11 Nov 04 - 07:35 PM
Rapparee 11 Nov 04 - 08:11 PM
Alba 11 Nov 04 - 08:40 PM
McGrath of Harlow 11 Nov 04 - 08:47 PM
Ebbie 11 Nov 04 - 09:31 PM
Once Famous 11 Nov 04 - 09:34 PM
Ebbie 12 Nov 04 - 12:41 AM
GUEST 12 Nov 04 - 06:24 AM
GUEST,Sooz (at work) 12 Nov 04 - 08:32 AM
GUEST 12 Nov 04 - 08:51 AM
skipy 12 Nov 04 - 06:39 PM
frogprince 12 Nov 04 - 06:46 PM
Georgiansilver 12 Nov 04 - 07:13 PM
GUEST 12 Nov 04 - 07:21 PM
frogprince 12 Nov 04 - 07:23 PM
McGrath of Harlow 12 Nov 04 - 08:17 PM
Cruiser 12 Nov 04 - 09:03 PM
McGrath of Harlow 12 Nov 04 - 09:06 PM
GUEST,Diogenes 12 Nov 04 - 09:40 PM
kendall 12 Nov 04 - 11:00 PM
The Fooles Troupe 12 Nov 04 - 11:05 PM
Bert 12 Nov 04 - 11:11 PM
Cluin 13 Nov 04 - 12:24 AM
dianavan 14 Nov 04 - 02:38 AM
dianavan 14 Nov 04 - 02:40 AM
Hrothgar 14 Nov 04 - 04:16 AM
Georgiansilver 14 Nov 04 - 04:22 AM
YorkshireYankee 15 Nov 04 - 12:43 AM
Georgiansilver 15 Nov 04 - 04:26 AM
C-flat 15 Nov 04 - 07:38 AM
GUEST 15 Nov 04 - 08:13 AM
GUEST 15 Nov 04 - 08:16 AM
GUEST,Frug 15 Nov 04 - 08:35 AM
Don Firth 15 Nov 04 - 08:45 PM
GUEST,Chief Chaos 16 Nov 04 - 11:51 AM
George Papavgeris 16 Nov 04 - 12:39 PM
GUEST 16 Nov 04 - 05:18 PM
YorkshireYankee 16 Nov 04 - 05:55 PM
GUEST,Chief Chaos 17 Nov 04 - 12:26 PM
wysiwyg 17 Nov 04 - 01:15 PM
Chris Green 17 Nov 04 - 01:16 PM
George Papavgeris 17 Nov 04 - 01:47 PM
GUEST,Tony 17 Nov 04 - 10:29 PM
YorkshireYankee 18 Nov 04 - 10:10 PM
The Beast of Farlington 19 Nov 04 - 11:57 AM
GUEST,Chief Chaos 19 Nov 04 - 03:32 PM
mack/misophist 19 Nov 04 - 08:23 PM
Cluin 20 Nov 04 - 11:04 AM
Strollin' Johnny 20 Nov 04 - 05:42 PM
wysiwyg 20 Nov 04 - 10:39 PM
GUEST,Rob 09 Dec 04 - 10:07 AM
Ebbie 09 Dec 04 - 02:13 PM
Ebbie 09 Dec 04 - 03:19 PM
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Subject: BS: it's about as much use as.......
From: grumpy al
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 02:03 PM

so lets see who has the funniest most unusual "it's about as much use as" lines. Hers a few to get you going.

mudflaps on a spaceship

chocolate fireguard

ash tray on a motorbike

tits on a goldfish


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From: GUEST
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 02:06 PM

a woman without a man is like a fish without a bicycle.


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From: Leadfingers
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 02:14 PM

Do you want things like 'Welcome as a fart in a spacesuit' as well ??


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From: McGrath of Harlow
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 02:14 PM

a chocolate teapot


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From: GUEST
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 02:16 PM

"As useful as a one-legged man at an arse-kicking competion."

Or "As exciting as a MISTER Wet Tee-Shirt Competition."


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From: John MacKenzie
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 02:20 PM

Tits on a bull.
Geoge W Bush at a peace conference.


Giok


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From: grumpy al
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 02:21 PM

thanks Leadfingers all ideas welcome


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From: greg stephens
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 02:21 PM

......a wet fart in a thunderstorm.
....a folk session in one of the repellent pubs and clubs that have taken over the centre of Newcatle-under-Lyme in order to sell coloured vodka to children.


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From: Georgiansilver
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 02:27 PM

It's about as much use as an extra p.... on a honeymoon.
"   "    "   "   "    " wings on a pig.
"   "    "   "   "    " bull in a china shop
"   "    "   "   "    " some of the bigots on mudcat
Best wishes.


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From: McGrath of Harlow
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 02:31 PM

Rubber strings on a guitar


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From: John MacKenzie
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 02:33 PM

An arsehole on a turd!


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From: grumpy al
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 02:36 PM

hi Geogiansilver Bigots on mudcat I can't think what you mean ho ho ho

keep the ideas coming


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From: Georgiansilver
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 02:37 PM

ROFLOL


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From: Once Famous
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 02:48 PM

A Herman Munster mask on John Kerry.


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From: Georgiansilver
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 03:02 PM

Martin, you actually made me laugh....Best wishes, Mike.


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From: Rt Revd Sir jOhn from Hull
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 03:15 PM

Greg-there's a few of them pubs in Hull now, it can be fun at closing time seeing pissed up youths fighting or more often threatening to fight with each other, just last week I saw 2 youths kids in tracksuits stood about 10 feet apart shouting at each other "Come on then!, "no, you come on then!",
"come over here and say that"
"no, you come over here, and say it"
etc,etc.

then usually one of their girlfrends will shout=
"leave it Wayne, he's not werth it"!


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From: Jim Dixon
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 03:16 PM

"Useless as tits on a boar hog" is one I've actually heard.

"Ain't worth a hoot in a whirlwind" is one my father used a lot. I think "hoot" here is a euphemism for "fart."


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From: GUEST,Diogenes
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 03:28 PM

....Martin Gibson.


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From: Once Famous
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 03:37 PM

it's about as much use as guest, Diogenes' syphilis.


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From: Georgiansilver
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 03:38 PM

Now GUEST Diogenes..your post reflects a sort of niaivety unobserved for some while...Martin Gibson...where he may annoy some...disturb some...play with some.....is not useless....He gets more attention than you do!!!!
Best wishes.


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From: grumpy al
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 03:41 PM

OOOOOH!! Geogiansilver put the claws away.


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From: Georgiansilver
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 03:43 PM

It's a clause....claws...in my contract...LOL


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From: grumpy al
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 03:45 PM

LOL


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From: Once Famous
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 03:50 PM

Stay cool, G-silver guy.


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From: Helen
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 03:50 PM

................ a pocket in a pair of underpants

and I found these in a search on the net:

As much use as a trap door on a lifeboat
As useful as a grave robber in a crematorium
As much use as a lead parachute

Helen


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From: grumpy al
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 03:51 PM

LOL


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From: GUEST
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 04:00 PM

About as much use as:
       Trying to explain music to Martin Gibson.
       Trying to explain anything rational to Martin Gibson.
       A dick on Martin Gibson.


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From: Georgiansilver
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 04:01 PM

Always the GUEST who knocks Martin Gibson....reveal yourself GUEST....


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From: grumpy al
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 04:02 PM

Now Now Guest that is getting much to personal. This is meant to be a bit of fun


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From: Once Famous
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 04:04 PM

He or she won't.

But I don't care. I figure they just don't want anyone to know that they gargle with pee-pee.


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From: Once Famous
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 04:06 PM

grump al, this particular Guest is so hung up on everything that they don't realize how obvious they are to me.


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From: Georgiansilver
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 04:09 PM

Or perhaps even to others who recognise their style.


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From: grumpy al
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 04:09 PM

nice to know you dont take it seriously
all the best Al


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From: GUEST
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 05:32 PM

the "tits on (insert random animal)" seems a common one. Tits on fish is the one I know.


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From: skipy
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 05:52 PM

a lesbian without a tongue.
Skipy (just made that up!)


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From: Once Famous
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 05:53 PM

Let me ask, does the tits thing matter if they have brown or pink nipples?


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From: Georgiansilver
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 05:56 PM

I would like to think I could keep abreast of whatever!


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From: Juan P-B
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 06:28 PM

Oi! I've only bin away two weeks and everybody's picking on Martine Gibson - STOP IT!

Everyone is entitled to their opinion and.......

Oh Hello Nurse! Time for my medication already?

Thank you Nurse


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From: frogprince
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 07:35 PM

padding in a coffin...
snot on a necktie...


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From: Rapparee
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 08:11 PM

...a bicycle to an amputee.
...blanks in a firefight.
...another iceberg to the Titanic.
...a clumsy mohel.


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From: Alba
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 08:40 PM

.....Eyeglasses for the earless
.....a Condom with a rip
.....Contraception after Menopause
.....a rubber dart
.....a chocolate Trumpet
.....The Christmas present I bought a Relative last year...(she hated it... and now I have it back under the bed cause I don't like it either:>)
Blessings
Jude


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From: McGrath of Harlow
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 08:47 PM

A wart.

A sundial at midnight.

Playground insults among adults.


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From: Ebbie
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 09:31 PM

Segue here... Many -if not all - male mammals have teats. When my daughter was 8 years old we got a male puppy. I was in the other room when she called me. Mom, she said, Rennie's got a tick! I said, OK, I'll be there in a minute. She said, Here's another one. He's got two! I said, OK, OK, just a minute. She said, Here's another one! I said, Kelly, are they in a row? She said, Yes...?


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From: Once Famous
Date: 11 Nov 04 - 09:34 PM

Ebbie, you think about male teats all you want.

I'll think about Pamela Anderson.

then again, I have seen some fat guys who could use a bra.


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From: Ebbie
Date: 12 Nov 04 - 12:41 AM

There are exceptions, I grant you, MG. You, for instance. You gotta be normal.


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From: GUEST
Date: 12 Nov 04 - 06:24 AM

As welcome as a fart in a space-suit
As welcome as a pork-chop at a Bar Mitzvah


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From: GUEST,Sooz (at work)
Date: 12 Nov 04 - 08:32 AM

.. an anonymous guest?


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From: GUEST
Date: 12 Nov 04 - 08:51 AM

46 posts already and no one has said

Screen door on a submarine


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From: skipy
Date: 12 Nov 04 - 06:39 PM

Screen door on a submarine

Skipy


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From: frogprince
Date: 12 Nov 04 - 06:46 PM

Forgive me if this is being too serious:

Nuclear weaponry in a sane world.

Clothes to go swimming in.


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From: Georgiansilver
Date: 12 Nov 04 - 07:13 PM

A 34b on Dolly Parton!


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From: GUEST
Date: 12 Nov 04 - 07:21 PM

Porch on a Submarine is one I've heard in use


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From: frogprince
Date: 12 Nov 04 - 07:23 PM

LOL Georgian.


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From: McGrath of Harlow
Date: 12 Nov 04 - 08:17 PM

A pair of boots are for a snake.

A parachute for a parrot.

A hairbrush for a hedgehog.


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From: Cruiser
Date: 12 Nov 04 - 09:03 PM

"Worthless as teats on a boar hog"

A gilt that is the daughter of a boar possessing few, misplaced, or malformed teats is genetically predisposed to the same undesirable characteristic. Hog breeders will keep gilts with at least 12 well-placed teats and will not keep others as brood sows for farrowing.

So, teats on a boar and the sow are important in brood stock.

Cruiser

Oh, to the question at hand: about as much use as a milk bucket under a bull's prepuce (unless that is all you have and need semen for artificial insemination, but I will leave THAT chore to other "handymen" and I'll handle the milking of the cows).


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From: McGrath of Harlow
Date: 12 Nov 04 - 09:06 PM

True enough, quite a lot of these "useless" things can be quite useful.

For example, if you have a load of fish to carry about, a bicycle can be quite a handy thing to use.


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From: GUEST,Diogenes
Date: 12 Nov 04 - 09:40 PM

Georgiansilver, if I wanted attention, I wouldn't live in a tub in the middle of the desert.

But on second thought, I guess Martin Gibson is not completely useless. Anyone who can fart the entire Bach "Toccata and Fugue in D Minor" is really quite accomplished.


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From: kendall
Date: 12 Nov 04 - 11:00 PM

A pig skin Koran


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From: The Fooles Troupe
Date: 12 Nov 04 - 11:05 PM

... as a loose prick in a brothel...


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From: Bert
Date: 12 Nov 04 - 11:11 PM

A lady with a Navvy's pick. (I said PICK)


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From: Cluin
Date: 13 Nov 04 - 12:24 AM

"...tits on a nun" we always said.


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From: dianavan
Date: 14 Nov 04 - 02:38 AM


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From: dianavan
Date: 14 Nov 04 - 02:40 AM

hit the button by mistake now I have to think of something...

...... I'm baffled.

a pen without ink?

d


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From: Hrothgar
Date: 14 Nov 04 - 04:16 AM

...a hatful of spare armpits...


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From: Georgiansilver
Date: 14 Nov 04 - 04:22 AM

Or hair under Julia Roberts armpits??
Not sure why that caused such a storm in the press...I like hair... women with hair...why not?
Best wishes.


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From: YorkshireYankee
Date: 15 Nov 04 - 12:43 AM

...leaves on a railroad track.
...good taste in a Turner prize winner.
As welcome as... your lover's ice cold feet in a toasty warm bed.


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From: Georgiansilver
Date: 15 Nov 04 - 04:26 AM

A guitar with no strings!
A G-string on a wash board!
A drumstick without a drum!
A one armed window cleaner!
A pig with wings!
A computer without a keyboard!
A dog with a keyboard!
(Don't ask where the inspiration came from for the last two)
Best wishes.


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From: C-flat
Date: 15 Nov 04 - 07:38 AM

....a rubber ladder.
....an elastic toilet chain.

Both of these gems were directed at me by my school rugby coach.


C-flat.


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From: GUEST
Date: 15 Nov 04 - 08:13 AM

...Hellen Keller with a microphone.


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From: GUEST
Date: 15 Nov 04 - 08:16 AM

...Stevie Wonder with a pair of binoculars.


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From: GUEST,Frug
Date: 15 Nov 04 - 08:35 AM

Pork Pie at a Barmitzvah ??

Frank


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From: Don Firth
Date: 15 Nov 04 - 08:45 PM

dianavan, even worse than a pen with no ink is ink with no pen around it!

Don Firth


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From: GUEST,Chief Chaos
Date: 16 Nov 04 - 11:51 AM

A bishop in a brothel

A priest doing marriage counseling


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From: George Papavgeris
Date: 16 Nov 04 - 12:39 PM

"Flies" for a spacesuit.
Damp firecracker on 4th July.
A side of bacon at a Bar Mitsvah
Warm clothes in Hell.


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From: GUEST
Date: 16 Nov 04 - 05:18 PM

a bottle of crisps
a pocket in a shift ( this last one from my late granny who would have worn such an old fashioned undergarment...)


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From: YorkshireYankee
Date: 16 Nov 04 - 05:55 PM

...glass hammer (a popular British saying)
... Microsoft tech support
And here's a Yorkshire favourite:"Daft as a brush wi'out handle."


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From: GUEST,Chief Chaos
Date: 17 Nov 04 - 12:26 PM

Yorkshire Yankee - your post reminds me of what I considered about the greatest waste of taxpayer money.
Former VP Al Gore had an award called the Hammer Award given out to those individuals and agencies who made an impact on easing the public burden through tax savings, efficiency upgrades etc.

The award was a standard store bought hammer (which they probably payed $200.00 for) mounted slanted against a blue velvet mat in a gold frame (which I would estimate to have cost approx. $70.00 apiece)
What good is it giving me a hammer that I can't use?


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From: wysiwyg
Date: 17 Nov 04 - 01:15 PM

Tits on a boar hog.

~S~


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From: Chris Green
Date: 17 Nov 04 - 01:16 PM

The "s" in "lisp."


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From: George Papavgeris
Date: 17 Nov 04 - 01:47 PM

Viagra for a eunuch?
A Dutch cap for Sunday church?


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From: GUEST,Tony
Date: 17 Nov 04 - 10:29 PM

Hip pocket in a singlet is a common one in Australia as is Tits on a Bull.

Slight thread creep in honour of one of my work colleagues:

Couldn't organise ... a piss-up in a brewery, .. a f*ck in a brothel


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From: YorkshireYankee
Date: 18 Nov 04 - 10:10 PM

Couldn't hit the broad side of a barn.
Couldn't organise a Ladies' night out in a chocolate factory. (That one courtesy of my other half!)


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Subject: RE: BS: it's about as much use as.......
From: The Beast of Farlington
Date: 19 Nov 04 - 11:57 AM

...something that is no use whatsoever


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From: GUEST,Chief Chaos
Date: 19 Nov 04 - 03:32 PM

1 square of toilet paper?


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From: mack/misophist
Date: 19 Nov 04 - 08:23 PM

a few I've heard used are:

feathers on a catfish
a boar hog in sunday school
trying to herd cats/snakes


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From: Cluin
Date: 20 Nov 04 - 11:04 AM

...a drunken wing man.


And thereby hangs a sordid tale


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From: Strollin' Johnny
Date: 20 Nov 04 - 05:42 PM

....a candy-floss door-knocker
....a chocolate teapot
....a w**k in a brothel

others of a similar ilk:-

It's like trying to knit fog
...........trying to plait shit


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From: wysiwyg
Date: 20 Nov 04 - 10:39 PM

it's about as much use as....... / Popular Views of the Bush Administration

~S~


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From: GUEST,Rob
Date: 09 Dec 04 - 10:07 AM

... an ashtray on a motorbike.


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From: Ebbie
Date: 09 Dec 04 - 02:13 PM

Chief Chaos, you surprise me. I thought you paid more attention to accuracy than that.

"The Award is the Vice President's answer to yesterday's government and its $400 hammer. Fittingly, the award consists of a $6.00 hammer, a ribbon, and a note from Vice President Gore, all in an aluminum frame. More than 1,200 Hammer Awards have been presented to teams comprised of federal employees, state and local employees, and citizens who are working to build a better government. "

More Info


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From: Ebbie
Date: 09 Dec 04 - 03:19 PM

Drat.

Try Again


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From: michaelr
Date: 10 Dec 04 - 03:26 PM

...varicose veins on a peg leg.


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From: HuwG
Date: 10 Dec 04 - 04:55 PM

Common insults in the UK Armed forces:

"As much use as a rubber crutch"
"As much use as a concrete cushion"

One of mine:

"Useful as a haemorrhoid transplant"


I believe that Georgiansilver said, "... a computer without a keyboard". Quite apt. Try booting a PC without a keyboard, and it will often say, "Keyboard error. No keyboard detected. Press F1 [or any key] to resume"


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