[lit-ideas] Re: British cuisine

  • From: Donal McEvoy <donalmcevoyuk@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: lit-ideas@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Fri, 2 Jun 2006 14:13:50 +0100 (BST)

> On Jun 1, 2006, at 3:52 AM, Simon Ward wrote:
> > Mr Kipling.. Adverts usually close with the line, '...but he does make 
> > exceedingly good cakes'. 

It was, is, simply 'Mr Kipling...makes exceedingly good cakes'. Otherwise
what would go before the payoff - 'Mr.Kipling may be a paed who entices
children with his tray of goodies but...'?

Which reminds me, when I was a child it was commonly thought, nay common
knowledge, that 'Captain Birdseye' was a complete paed. 

But not only was paedophilia then rife on the small-screen but also
apparently bestiality..

>After I sent the link I found the "Meat Marketing Board"'s slogan, 
>"Slam in the lamb."

walking out of my Rorschach blot test right now because they keep showing me
dirty pictures


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