Before I fill in the meme (thanks to tractorgirl) I was sent an email from Strawberry that I thought was very funny. It was a series of silly things said in law-courts. My favourites are those involving doctors as they show that lawers really do ask silly questions at times……
Q: Doctor, how many autopsies have you performed on dead people?
A:All my autopsies are performed on dead people.
Q: Do you recall the time that you examined the body?
A: The autopsy started around 8:30 p.m.
Q: And Mr. Dennington was dead at the time?
A: No, he was sitting on the table wondering why I was doing an
Q: Doctor, before you performed the autopsy, did you check for a pulse?
Q: Did you check for blood pressure?
Q: Did you check for breathing?
Q: So, then it is possible that the patient was alive when you began
Q: How can you be so sure, Doctor?
A: Because his brain was sitting on my desk in a jar.
Q: But could the patient have still been alive, nevertheless?
A: Yes, it is possible that he could have been alive and practising law
And while I’m quoting from emails, I was searching through some of my old ones and I came across this gem as sent to me two years ago from Duracell…….
Aoccdrnig to a rscheearch at an Elingsh uinervtisy, it deosn’t mttaer in waht oredr the ltteers in a wrod are, the olny iprmoetnt tihng is taht the frist and lsat ltteer is at the rghit pclae. The rset can be a toatl mses and you can sitll raed it wouthit a porbelm. Tihs is bcuseae we do not raed ervey lteter by it slef but the wrod as a wlohe.
Scary, but true……..
But back to TC’s meme…..
Ten Years ago: Was in school (that is now closed and renamed King’s Internation College of Business and Arts ) just starting my ‘A’ levels in Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics.
Five Years ago: Was retaking my second year at Uni……. something which I have never regretted
One Year ago: Thinking I was about to finish the thesis…… ahhh……
Five Yummy things: Christmas Cake, Peanut-butter, Sausages, chocolate, Tea
Five songs I know by heart: Canada's Really Big; Jesus' Brother Bob; Rippy The Gator; Mounted Animal Nature Trail – The Arrogant Worms,They All Laughed – gershwin/gershwin
Five things I would do with a lot of Money: Laugh evilly……and then not sure….visit friends that have scattered far and wide.
Five places I would escape to: Canada, New Zealand, The Mountains, Here, There. (nb – very tempting to put the arms of a good women but daren't….. hehehe!!!)
Five things I would never wear: clothes I find uncomfortable. Pointy Shoes, a sarong, platform shoes, a toupee, a kilt with nothing on beneath….. maybe….. 😉
Five favourite TV shows: Star Trek (all of them), X-files, NHL on C5, World's Wildest Police Videos, The West Wing.
Five things I enjoy doing: Grumbling, being with the guys, drinking tea and gossiping, being outside, driving
Favourite Toys: Wuffles (long story, and if you laugh, Death will visit) , Chess, Scrabble, Chainsaw, Crossbow,