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    Herrumphing applenty, but there's a prize for anyone who can splot the most inaccurancies!!

    Row over Cambridge University's 'insensitive and offensive' British Empire ball | Mail Online

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    Re: History

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    Herrumphing applenty, but there's a prize for anyone who can splot the most inaccurancies!!

    Row over Cambridge University's 'insensitive and offensive' British Empire ball | Mail Online
    Inaccuracy No. 1 - there isn't an "l" in the word "spot" ?

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    Re: History

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    Inaccuracy No. 1 - there isn't an "l" in the word "spot" ?
    Sorry about that.

    I often marvel at the accuracy of your own typing.

    Your mother must be so proud.

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    Re: History

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    Sorry about that.

    I often marvel at the accuracy of your own typing.

    Your mother must be so proud.
    Ooh, touchy, aren't we ? Whit's wrang, got the painters in ?

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    Re: History

    Emmanuel college is hosting the 'Empire' ball in honour of 'the Victorian commonwealth and all of its decadences' priced at 136 per head.
    The commonwealth wasn't around back then.

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    Re: History

    Its like Nero fiddling whilst Rome burns-deluded idiots.

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    Re: History

    "war against the Boer tribe"

    Were the Boers a tribe? I thought they were Dutch settlers?
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    Re: History

    Quote Originally Posted by KerPlunk View Post
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    Ooh, touchy, aren't we ? Whit's wrang, got the painters in ?
    The painters are always in for smart Alecs.

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    Re: History

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    Herrumphing applenty, but there's a prize for anyone who can splot the most inaccurancies!!

    Row over Cambridge University's 'insensitive and offensive' British Empire ball | Mail Online
    Inaccuracy No.2 - there isn't an 'n' in 'inaccuracies'.

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    Re: History

    Yippee its not only me and connal who cannae spell!

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    Re: History

    There is only one "p" in aplenty.

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    Re: History

    And it should be 'harrumphing'.

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    Re: History

    Quote Originally Posted by Hampden_Hibby View Post
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    Inaccuracy No.2 - there isn't an 'n' in 'inaccuracies'.
    Is that Cathkin in your avatar?

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    Re: History

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    Is that Cathkin in your avatar?
    Aye, Hibs playing at Cathkin.

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    Re: History

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    Aye, Hibs playing at Cathkin.
    Brilliant - on an overcast day you can almost feel the ghosts when you stand on the Cathkin pitch.

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    Re: History



    Aw dear Col you didnae half walk into that one

    No shame though, I'm sure I've been picked up on by they two pedants before.
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    Re: History

    TBF, he did get the apostrophe right

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    Re: History

    Well done, lads. I'm a $#@! typist.

    However, only one person has spotted anything in the article.

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    Re: History

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    Ooh, touchy, aren't we ? Whit's wrang, got the painters in ?

    what's wrong with painters ?
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    Aye, Hibs playing at Cathkin.
    And of course this Cathkin used to be 2nd Hampden WHERE HIBS WON THE CUP IN 1887 !
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    Re: History

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    And of course this Cathkin used to be 2nd Hampden WHERE HIBS WON THE CUP IN 1887 !
    Funnily enough 122 years ago this Thursday, February 12th!

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    Re: History

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    Funnily enough 122 years ago this Thursday, February 12th!
    My night off, an excuse to celebrate then.

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