Things you have been slow to realise

This isn’t super recent, but maybe in the last couple of years or so, I finally realised that the reason Power Rangers felt so strange and disjointed between the stuff at school and the actual fighting is because it actually is disjointed, the costume stuff was all footage from Japanese shows, cut into a newly created American storyline.


That 50 Cent doesn’t say ‘Go Charlotte, its your birthday…’ at the start of In Da Club.

he does. the song is a biopic of charlotte rampling


ABCs and Twinkle Twinkle Little Star are the same tune.

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It’s called Ah! vous dirai-je, maman

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Does that translate to something about Your Mum?

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For years, when my old man was dad-dancing at weddings, in reply to Ray Parker Jr asking “Who ya gonna call!?” he would sing back “George Custer!”
We never had the heart to tell him…


‘Mother, if I could tell you’

And who could forget “Sand Patrol”?


How I wonder what you are

Feels like there’s a thread in this…

Weirdly, I only realised this week that Ba Ba Blacksheep is basically the same as well.

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Similar format, slightly different tune

Tom Jones is not from Wales


Was there an ‘interesting facts’ thread at some point? This is the closest I can find

There’s an uninteresting facts one. Is that close enough for you?

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It’s a very fine line, isn’t it

There was only ever one World Cup thread and they kept changing the name and the flags!

That’s an interesting fact if you’re in the removals business

I believe you’re confusing the words “interesting” and “useful”. :wink:

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