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Thursday, October 30, 2008

The last honest man in parliament

Overheard in the staff room:

"...of course, Bonfire Night was the perfect time for Guy Fawkes to blow up the Houses of Parliament because with all the fireworks going off nobody would have heard what he was up to until it was too late..."

5 comments:

Christine said...

This is what we call "not clear on the concept".

Gadjo Dilo said...

It was a smart move on Faulks' part, to invent bonfire night as a cover for his activities.

Karen said...

Who's buried in Grant's Tomb?

The Topiary Cow said...

Ha!

Just like, more pedestrians are killed in crosswalks, so let's paint over them...

Moo!

:: Wendy :: said...

I tried to borrow some fireworks from my local library but they made it clear that I wasn't clear on the concept