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#37107 - 07/30/01 08:21 PM
#37108 - 07/30/01 10:14 PM Re: For Beatles fans
[wiping tears from eyes] Whew. That was great. Thanks, Max.
#37109 - 07/30/01 10:48 PM Re: For Beatles fans
Loc: Louisville, Kentucky
Yes, that's great! Thank you, my sweet Max!
You may imperative me all over the place...
#37110 - 07/31/01 09:01 AM Re: For Beatles fans
Surely should be millstone, though, not milestone?
#37111 - 07/31/01 10:14 AM Re: For Beatles fans
Loc: this too shall pass
milestone, as on a Gantt chart, is probably carefully chosen.
#37112 - 07/31/01 11:26 PM Re: For Beatles fans
Loc: Rio Grande, Cape May County, N...
As a veteran Windows ME Crashee...IMAGINE THAT! Thanks, Max!
#37113 - 08/04/01 02:18 PM Re: For Beatles fans
I've heard some of those before, and loved them!
I always thought of "milestone" in that song as being some intermediate deadline set by the employer of the unfortunate composer?
#37114 - 08/08/01 02:51 AM Re: For Beatles fans
LOL, I just finish reformating my computer and that's the first post i've read on this forum. :)
#37115 - 08/08/01 09:20 AM Re: For Beatles fans
Hi and welcome to the board! I trust your name has no ulterior significance...
#37116 - 08/08/01 09:55 AM Wrangler
> I trust your name has no ulterior significance...
If so 'Levis' might have been more fitting...
Otherwise let me give my whole-hearted welcome
Loud, contentious arguments ... ahh, the hot chilli of life
(aside: why are there so many bleedin' spellings of 'chili', 'chile'!)
(another aside: 'chilly' and 'chilli' are almost homophone-antonyms )
#37117 - 08/08/01 12:41 PM Chil__
Loc: Portland, Oregon
by asides: why are there so many bleedin' spellings of 'chili', 'chile'!)
This puts me in mind of a song by Moxy Fruvous, a Canadian band Hi Bean! with the same sort of gift for wordplay as their countrymen, the Barenaked Ladies. In a MF song called "The Kids' Song", they intone:
My name is Gabby and I just got here from Chile,
I like Canada except that it is chilly,
I met Premier Bob Ray, and he ain't no Pinochet,
My mother makes a spicy bowl of chili!
Cheap rhymes. Always cracks me up.
#37118 - 08/08/01 04:29 PM
#37119 - 08/09/01 04:31 AM Re: Chil__
Loc: Portsmouth, United Kingdom
Cheap rhymes. Always cracks me up - says Fiberbabe
I don't think I have posted this one before, apologies if I have.
When they catch a chinchilla in Chile
They shave off its beard wile-nile
With a sharp razor blade
Just to say that they've made
A Chilean chinchilla's chin chile
#37120 - 08/09/01 06:55 AM Canadian Musicians
> a Canadian band with the same sort of gift for wordplay as their countrymen, the Barenaked Ladies
Then I'm sure you've heard of the Canadian band called ...
The Winona Ryders
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