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    amcluesent
    How Common are you?
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    • 7th Jun 10, 6:50 AM
    How Common are you? 7th Jun 10 at 6:50 AM
    As an antidote to all the 'posh' tests going about...Answer yes to three or more of these and you are considered common -
    • Do your toddlers have pierced ears?
    • Are any of the doors of your car a different colour?
    • Have you ever purchased an item using the television?
    • Would you know how to cash a giro?
    • Do you own a snake or a lizard ?
    • Do you have tattoos over more than 25% of your arms ?
    • Do you shop at Iceland?
    • When you go out for a family meal does it come in a bucket?
    • Do you watch ITV 2 ?
    • Do most of your relatives live within walking distance?
    • Have you ever been involved in a paternity test
    • Do you enjoy dog racing?
    • Do you shop at Sport and Soccer?
    • Do you have an account with Kays?
    • Have you ever been on holiday to a caravan park?
    • Did you name your children after celebrities?
    • Do you take off your top when you go shopping?
    • Do you own a 50" television?
    • Do you have an England flag hanging from a bedroom window ?
    • Do you watch Jeremy Kyle?
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    • Alikay
    • By Alikay 8th Jun 10, 4:55 PM
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    Alikay
    I have an occasional cringe at Jeremy Kyle, have endured short breaks at Haven, Pontins and Center Parcs and thoroughly enjoy a night at Nottingham greyhound track . No to all the others.
  • mumslave
    • Do your toddlers have pierced ears? no
    • Are any of the doors of your car a different colour? no
    • Have you ever purchased an item using the television? no
    • Would you know how to cash a giro? a giro is a cheque right?
    • Do you own a snake or a lizard ? no
    • Do you have tattoos over more than 25% of your arms ? no
    • Do you shop at Iceland? no
    • When you go out for a family meal does it come in a bucket? no
    • Do you watch ITV 2 ? no
    • Do most of your relatives live within walking distance? no
    • Have you ever been involved in a paternity test? no
    • Do you enjoy dog racing? erm never watched it
    • Do you shop at Sport and Soccer? no
    • Do you have an account with Kays? no
    • Have you ever been on holiday to a caravan park? yes
    • Did you name your children after celebrities? no
    • Do you take off your top when you go shopping? no
    • Do you own a 50" television? no
    • Do you have an England flag hanging from a bedroom window ? no
    • Do you watch Jeremy Kyle? no

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    • geri1965
    • By geri1965 8th Jun 10, 6:31 PM
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    geri1965
    4 for me. I occasionally watch ITV2, I sometimes go into Sports Soccer, I've been to a caravan more than once and I do have an England flag hanging from my window right now.
    • Mrs_Ryan
    • By Mrs_Ryan 8th Jun 10, 7:02 PM
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    Mrs_Ryan
    Do your toddlers have pierced ears? Dont have kids!
    Are any of the doors of your car a different colour? no - they're all black!
    Have you ever purchased an item using the television? not that I know of but I may have been tempted!
    Would you know how to cash a giro? yes - I was on JSA about 6 years ago for about 2 months.
    Do you own a snake or a lizard ? euwwww... no!
    Do you have tattoos over more than 25% of your arms ? no
    Do you shop at Iceland? yes - they do some very nice stuff!
    When you go out for a family meal does it come in a bucket? no
    Do you watch ITV 2 ? very occasionally!
    Do most of your relatives live within walking distance? no, they live at the other end of the country!!
    Have you ever been involved in a paternity test no
    Do you enjoy dog racing? no
    Do you shop at Sport and Soccer? I have one or two things from there - 2 England Rugby t-shirts and a Golddigga t-shirt!
    Do you have an account with Kays? no, but I have one with Littlewoods. That's the same group so does that count lol.
    Have you ever been on holiday to a caravan park? when i was younger yes
    Did you name your children after celebrities? no
    Do you take off your top when you go shopping? no - why would I do that?
    Do you own a 50" television? no, i wish lol
    Do you have an England flag hanging from a bedroom window ? eurgh no, I dont do football!!!

    I watched Jeremy Kyle once cos one of the patients was watching it as I fed someone in that room... dear god is all I can say

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    • Philippa36
    • By Philippa36 8th Jun 10, 7:13 PM
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    Philippa36
    Apparently I'm not common at all
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    • busiscoming2
    • By busiscoming2 8th Jun 10, 7:42 PM
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    busiscoming2
    I have occasionally watched ITV2, cashed a giro in about 1980 and have been to caravan Parks - oh and I bought something from the tv about 10 years ago, so I guess I am common! lol!
  • happysinglemum
    Do your toddlers have pierced ears? NO WAY!
    Are any of the doors of your car a different colour?Nope
    Have you ever purchased an item using the television?Nope
    Would you know how to cash a giro?Yes
    Do you own a snake or a lizard ?No way
    Do you have tattoos over more than 25% of your arms ?No, my tattoo is only visible in a swimming costume and has a personal meaning
    Do you shop at Iceland? No, because I'd have to pay for parking...
    When you go out for a family meal does it come in a bucket?NO WAY! But I do LOVE a takeaway pizza!
    Do you watch ITV 2 ? Only for Jeremy Kyle repeats...
    Do most of your relatives live within walking distance? My parents live 100 yards from me, my brother lives in Australia...
    Have you ever been involved in a paternity testNO!
    Do you enjoy dog racing?No, but if I lived near a dog track, I'd go, just to experience it at least once.
    Do you shop at Sport and Soccer?I've never heard of them, but I shop at Sports Direct for DS sports wear for school.
    Do you have an account with Kays?Nope
    Have you ever been on holiday to a caravan park? YES! All of our holidays are camping holidays, and I've booked several 'Sun' holidays so that I could get away with DS.
    Did you name your children after celebrities? No - DS is named after his Great Granddad
    Do you take off your top when you go shopping????
    Do you own a 50" television?No
    Do you have an England flag hanging from a bedroom window ?No, but I have 2 England flags flying from my car windows to keep DS happy
    Do you watch Jeremy Kyle? Yes. I enjoy it. And I refuse to apologise for feeling superior!


    I'm quite chuffed at how many 'yeses' I got! I was bullied at school for being a snob! So it's a relief to know I'm common!
    Housework won't kill you, but why take the chance
    The world is round and the place which may seem like the end may also be the beginning
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