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Have you ever been 'famous' for five mins?

Old Oct 16th 2017, 9:59 pm
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Originally Posted by Expatrick View Post
Brussels, early morning, thousands would have heard it!
Sprouts have that effect on me too.
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Old Oct 30th 2017, 5:29 pm
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I have a camel named after me.
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Old Oct 30th 2017, 5:44 pm
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I have a camel named after me.
I had an apartment building in the UK named after me.
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Old Oct 31st 2017, 1:59 am
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I had an apartment building in the UK named after me.
I've had a kitten named after me.
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Jimmy fixed it for me back in the day.

But I can’t talk about it further.
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Old Oct 31st 2017, 3:51 am
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Default Re: Have you ever been 'famous' for five mins?

Originally Posted by Jerseygirl View Post
I had an apartment building in the UK named after me.
Having the surname “Flats” doesn’t count.
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Old Oct 31st 2017, 3:53 am
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Default Re: Have you ever been 'famous' for five mins?

Originally Posted by Jerseygirl View Post
I had an apartment building in the UK named after me.
Originally Posted by moneypenny20 View Post
I've had a kitten named after me.
I have several towns, a couple of counties, a highway, and a furniture company named after me. I also have an impressive statue in Washington DC.

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I have several towns and a famous artist named before me, and a fictional place in a J. R. R. Tolkien story, a land which lies beyond the normal world and is usually beyond the reach of mortals.
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I was in the newspaper twice as a kid and teen.
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Old Oct 31st 2017, 8:24 am
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Default Re: Have you ever been 'famous' for five mins?

Originally Posted by Pulaski View Post
I have several towns, a couple of counties, a highway, and a furniture company named after me. I also have an impressive statue in Washington DC.

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Originally Posted by Bahtatboy View Post
I have a camel named after me.
Ahhhh! I love camels
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Originally Posted by Jerseygirl View Post
I had an apartment building in the UK named after me.
How posh is that
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Originally Posted by moneypenny20 View Post
I've had a kitten named after me.
Cute was it yours?
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Default Re: Have you ever been 'famous' for five mins?

Originally Posted by DeadVim View Post
Jimmy fixed it for me back in the day.

But I can’t talk about it further.

Yikes Really? I hope he didn't 'fix it' like i might think he did?
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Originally Posted by DeadVim View Post
Having the surname “Flats” doesn’t count.
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