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AppleScruffJunior
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wetsroosa said

Annadog40 said
I was talking to my dad about a play I have to write for school about seventy's singers and I talk am saying I want to include George in it and my dad is all like "There are thousands of Georges." and he is talking about how the Beatles would have been better with Two Johns and two Pauls and I am just laughing at the thought of an army of Georges and ego battles with two Pauls and two Johns.

 

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^^  The George Harrison Army.

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I was in Galway yesterday and while running through the city (it was raining) I saw a lad with an Anthology suitcase, I was wearing my Beatles hoody and was going to say "cool suitcase" but decided against it

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LongHairedLady
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11 March 2014 - 3.03am

This lady came into my store today to buy some paint.  After I had mixed it I went to the colour fan to check the colour and I was like "Hey cool, the name of this colour is Penny Lane."  The lady was like "Really?!"  She then explained to me that her name is Penny, and that her parents named her that (it was going to be Lane..  I think they made the right choice) because they are big Beatles fans!  I was like "Penny, you just have to love this colour!"  

 

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"Please don't bring your banjo back, I know where it's been..  I wasn't hardly gone a day, when it became the scene..  Banjos!  Banjos!  All the time, I can't forget that tune..  and if I ever see another banjo, I'm going out and buy a big balloon!"

 

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Starr Shine?
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11 March 2014 - 9.48pm

In class today we were talking about the proper use of Quotes and for the example, My teacher used Beatles in america and said you sould quote Paul McCartney or John Lennon.

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Ahhh Girl
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11 March 2014 - 10.14pm

LongHairedLady said
This lady came into my store today to buy some paint.  After I had mixed it I went to the colour fan to check the colour and I was like "Hey cool, the name of this colour is Penny Lane."  The lady was like "Really?!"  She then explained to me that her name is Penny, and that her parents named her that (it was going to be Lane..  I think they made the right choice) because they are big Beatles fans!  I was like "Penny, you just have to love this colour!"  

 

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@LongHairedLady  I have to know. Was the color blue?

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Matt Busby
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12 March 2014 - 3.43am

Annadog40 said
In class today we were talking about the proper use of Quotes and for the example, My teacher used Beatles in america and said you sould quote Paul McCartney or John Lennon.

OT Grammar Nazi:  Shouldn't it be "the proper use of quotations"?  quote being the verb, quotation being the noun (gerund). (don't all give me a damn good whacking at once!)

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12 March 2014 - 10.42am

You are correct. I knew my English literature degree would come in useful one day, and now it has!

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Joe said
You are correct. I knew my English literature degree would come in useful one day, and now it has!

Money well spent!ahdn_george_08

Zag and I had two Beatley Moments this past Saturday while taking advantage of a beautiful sunny day in Intercourse (it's a small town in Pennsylvania). We were in a leather shop in Intercourse (just not getting any better is it?) when I saw a display of leather caps similar to the one John wore from time to time. Just as I was thinking about John, the shop's PA system started playing 'Twist And Shout'.

Later that day, still in Intercourse (what staying power!), I was recalling the earlier Beatley Moment and was thinking about listening to the Please Please Me album when I got back home. All of a sudden, the PA system for shop we were in belted out "one, two, three, faw!!!" which of course was the count in for 'I Saw Her Standing There'.

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fabfouremily
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12 March 2014 - 8.03pm

Intercourse is a funny (strange funny) name for a town...

In class the other day, a student asked what the drummer in the Beatles was called, and someone piped up 'Rongo'. After half-laughing (and saying '', um, I think you mean Ringo' ), I thought of this

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12 March 2014 - 8.09pm

Zig said

Joe said
You are correct. I knew my English literature degree would come in useful one day, and now it has!

Money well spent!ahdn_george_08

Zag and I had two Beatley Moments this past Saturday while taking advantage of a beautiful sunny day in Intercourse (it's a small town in Pennsylvania). We were in a leather shop in Intercourse (just not getting any better is it?) when I saw a display of leather caps similar to the one John wore from time to time. Just as I was thinking about John, the shop's PA system started playing 'Twist And Shout'.

Later that day, still in Intercourse (what staying power!), I was recalling the earlier Beatley Moment and was thinking about listening to the Please Please Me album when I got back home. All of a sudden, the PA system for shop we were in belted out "one, two, three, faw!!!" which of course was the count in for 'I Saw Her Standing There'.

Ireland has a town called  'Muff' it has its own diving club

http://www.muffdivingclub.ie/

 

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12 March 2014 - 8.20pm

I didn't know what that meant 'till I looked it up... a-hard-days-night-paul-3Thanks ASJ!

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12 March 2014 - 8.23pm

^ You're welcome Emily heart

 

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12 March 2014 - 8.43pm

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12 March 2014 - 8.46pm

AppleScruffJunior said

 Zig said 
 

Zag and I had two Beatley Moments this past Saturday while taking advantage of a beautiful sunny day in Intercourse (it's a small town in Pennsylvania). 

Ireland has a town called  'Muff' it has its own diving club

http://www.muffdivingclub.ie/

fabfouremily said
Intercourse is a funny name for a town...
 
  

 

Pennsylvania has more than just Intercourse. We have towns named:

Blue Ball

Virginville

Climax

Bath Addition

Beaver

Big Beaver

New Beaver

Desire

Experiment

and, to make sure this is still a Beatley topic, we also have a town named...drum roll please...Ono.yoko-ono_01

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fabfouremily
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12 March 2014 - 8.48pm

What strange names, and the ones RN posted are just really rude. Who decided these things, and why not choose something normal?

Ahem stay-on-topic

I quite like Ono for a town name :)

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12 March 2014 - 8.58pm

a-hard-days-night-ringo-8Wow - I've just been Moderated. Won't be the first or last time, I'm afraid.

Thanks for keeping us in line, ffe!!

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fabfouremily
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12 March 2014 - 9.03pm

Sorry @Zig , that was actually aimed at me as much as anyone else. I'm terrible at staying on-topic apple01

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12 March 2014 - 9.08pm

Sorry...

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What's that old saying in the Catholic church?

We confess our sins, we wash them clean...

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Ah forget it, y'all are on your own. Not enough confessions to cleanse all of you. a-hard-days-night-george-10

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12 March 2014 - 11.13pm

I think this is actually one of the threads where stay-on-topicdoesn't apply. It'll all Get Back on track once someone posts a new Beatley Moment. Same as Milestone Posts.

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I thought the way to forgiveness was to pay a donation to some guy on the TV - you also get a guaranteed spot in Heaven, 3 clouds down from the head cloud, and a nice plaque to hand on your wall.

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