Author Topic: Very *not* dry British humo(u)r  (Read 91 times)

Offline trdsf (OP)

Very *not* dry British humo(u)r
« on: September 26, 2017, 11:43:46 PM »
Oh, almighty Bob.  So BBC Radio One does this thing called 'Innuendo Bingo' where they have some poor soul and a celebrity sitting across from each other with mouths full of water while they play ... er, let's call them unfortunate choices of wording from the radio and TV.

I haven't laughed this hard in ages.  So far the standout episodes are cricket commentator Jonathan Agnew:


..international studmuffin Gerard Butler:


...and Harry Potter:
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Offline Baruch

Re: Very *not* dry British humo(u)r
« Reply #1 on: September 27, 2017, 12:10:22 AM »
Thanks for confirming that Brits aren't American ;-)  Now if we could just get our politicians in the US as contestants on that show ...
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Offline pr126

Re: Very *not* dry British humo(u)r
« Reply #2 on: September 27, 2017, 01:30:43 AM »
Is that what I am paying £12 a month for?

Aside from the fact that I have not listened or watched BBC for years.



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Online Shiranu

Re: Very *not* dry British humo(u)r
« Reply #3 on: September 27, 2017, 04:58:02 AM »
Classic :).
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Offline Munch

Re: Very *not* dry British humo(u)r
« Reply #4 on: September 27, 2017, 10:00:09 AM »
Yeah I don't watch the BBC anymore, on!y what I catch on forums or random news sites

Online Cavebear

Re: Very *not* dry British humo(u)r
« Reply #5 on: September 28, 2017, 02:37:16 AM »
Sometimes crude British comedy is really REALLY clever.  This is not one of those times.
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