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    • mansey
    • By mansey 11th Nov 17, 7:38 PM
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    Have you ever....
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    • 11th Nov 17, 7:38 PM
    Have you ever.... 11th Nov 17 at 7:38 PM
    Have you ever read a competition post and thought "I have no idea what that is"?
    Gone to the competition page and read about the prize and thought "I still have no idea what that is"

    I do it all the time especially with techy stuff

    Or have you ever read a competition page and not entered because you thought it was something you couldn't use?
    I have been ignoring the Tail and Mane competitions for ages because I thought it was horse stuff
    Last edited by mansey; 11-11-2017 at 7:40 PM.
    I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints.
    ― Billy Joel
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    • One-Eye
    • By One-Eye 11th Nov 17, 8:01 PM
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    • 11th Nov 17, 8:01 PM
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    • 11th Nov 17, 8:01 PM
    Roll-On Deodorant - I had no idea what this was, but apparently it's a large ball thing that you roll about with your armpits. There are some weird sports around these days.

    Exciting Day Out in Swindon - Still don't understand this at all.
    • Blulu
    • By Blulu 11th Nov 17, 8:12 PM
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    • 11th Nov 17, 8:12 PM
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    • 11th Nov 17, 8:12 PM
    LOL - I do this lots. Mostly, I don't enter, because my instincts say it's something I wouldn't use, but sometimes I enter anyway, just for the halibut

    Blu X
    Comping fairy fly to me. Make my bells go tinkle.
    Get your dust out for the lads, and let me have a sprinkle.
    • Blueyez
    • By Blueyez 11th Nov 17, 8:16 PM
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    • 11th Nov 17, 8:16 PM
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    • 11th Nov 17, 8:16 PM
    All the time! I sometimes have to research a prize before I enter
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    • mansey
    • By mansey 11th Nov 17, 8:16 PM
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    • 11th Nov 17, 8:16 PM
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    • 11th Nov 17, 8:16 PM
    LOL - I do this lots. Mostly, I don't enter, because my instincts say it's something I wouldn't use, but sometimes I enter anyway, just for the halibut

    Blu X
    Originally posted by Blulu
    Was that intentional?

    Or did your phone auto correct?

    Or do you like fish?

    Very funny which ever way
    I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints.
    ― Billy Joel
    • Blulu
    • By Blulu 11th Nov 17, 8:41 PM
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    • 11th Nov 17, 8:41 PM
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    • 11th Nov 17, 8:41 PM
    I'm afraid I did it on porpoise

    Blu X
    Comping fairy fly to me. Make my bells go tinkle.
    Get your dust out for the lads, and let me have a sprinkle.
    • Moneybot
    • By Moneybot 11th Nov 17, 8:54 PM
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    • 11th Nov 17, 8:54 PM
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    • 11th Nov 17, 8:54 PM
    LOL - I do this lots. Mostly, I don't enter, because my instincts say it's something I wouldn't use, but sometimes I enter anyway, just for the halibut

    Blu X
    Originally posted by Blulu
    I'm afraid I did it on porpoise

    Blu X
    Originally posted by Blulu
    I really feel this isn't the plaice for fish puns
    "The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane."
    Marcus Aurelius
    • Dormouse1940
    • By Dormouse1940 11th Nov 17, 9:09 PM
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    • 11th Nov 17, 9:09 PM
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    • 11th Nov 17, 9:09 PM
    I really feel this isn't the plaice for fish puns
    Originally posted by Moneybot
    Keep making poor puns like that you'll become a social piranha...
    Living thriftily most of the time
    • mansey
    • By mansey 11th Nov 17, 9:18 PM
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    • 11th Nov 17, 9:18 PM
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    • 11th Nov 17, 9:18 PM
    I'm afraid I did it on porpoise

    Blu X
    Originally posted by Blulu
    I really feel this isn't the plaice for fish puns
    Originally posted by Moneybot
    I knew I shouldn't have axed
    I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints.
    ― Billy Joel
    • Misslayed
    • By Misslayed 11th Nov 17, 9:33 PM
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    If you can think of a better fish pun, let minnow
    Hi. Martin has asked me to tell you I'm a (novice) Board Guide on the Competitions, Site Feedback and Campaigns boards. I volunteer to help get your forum questions answered and keep the forum running smoothly. Board guides are not moderators and don't read every post. If you spot an abusive or illegal post then please report it to forumteam@moneysavingexpert.com (it's not part of my role to deal with abuse). Any views are mine and not the official line of MoneySavingExpert.com.
    • mansey
    • By mansey 11th Nov 17, 9:43 PM
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    If you can think of a better fish pun, let minnow
    Originally posted by Misslayed
    Even the blliddy BGs are a bad influence
    I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints.
    ― Billy Joel
    • hdh74
    • By hdh74 11th Nov 17, 9:50 PM
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    I avoided the mane and tail thinking it was for a horse, then wondered if it was for people for their head hair and ahem... or is it????
    If not I think the name's CODswallop.
    • mansey
    • By mansey 11th Nov 17, 10:01 PM
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    You lot are really bard
    I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints.
    ― Billy Joel
    • mansey
    • By mansey 11th Nov 17, 10:06 PM
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    I avoided the mane and tail thinking it was for a horse, then wondered if it was for people for their head hair and ahem... or is it????
    If not I think the name's CODswallop.
    Originally posted by hdh74
    Tis a very odd name for human shampoo/conditioner

    I haven't got a tail

    That's why I thought it was for (sea)horses

    I've had too much red for this
    I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints.
    ― Billy Joel
    • Blulu
    • By Blulu 11th Nov 17, 10:11 PM
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    OMG! From one innocent pun to all this! I'm considering deleting my first post - although, I don't want to be too Shellfish (Unlike Mansy, I think I need more vino.)

    Blu X
    Comping fairy fly to me. Make my bells go tinkle.
    Get your dust out for the lads, and let me have a sprinkle.
    • Marg2k8
    • By Marg2k8 11th Nov 17, 10:22 PM
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    Oh cod! You lot do carp on. Haven't you fin-ished yet?

    • Moneybot
    • By Moneybot 11th Nov 17, 10:28 PM
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    I fin-k you are right this has become a load of all pollocks
    "The object of life is not to be on the side of the majority, but to escape finding oneself in the ranks of the insane."
    Marcus Aurelius
    • Blulu
    • By Blulu 11th Nov 17, 10:38 PM
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    No need to get all crabby about it!

    Blu X
    Comping fairy fly to me. Make my bells go tinkle.
    Get your dust out for the lads, and let me have a sprinkle.
    • mansey
    • By mansey 11th Nov 17, 10:53 PM
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    I am floundering you lot have bream an elver laugh tonight

    This was a serious thread .... till you lot poached it
    I'd rather laugh with the sinners than cry with the saints.
    ― Billy Joel
    • Marg2k8
    • By Marg2k8 11th Nov 17, 10:56 PM
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    I've haddock enough now. I'll sea you all tomorrow, eel being well.

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