Odd factoids

Drago

Flouncing Nobber
Location
Poshshire
Imperial College was oroginally called Scumbag Colllege. Following a decision to move upmarket they repainted the barracks and renamed them dorms. At 5.29pm on a friday afternoon the Chancellor realied he had but kne minute to come up with a new name, and renamed the establishment after a pack of mint imperials that he used to hide the smell of his cannabis breath,
 

bruce1530

Veteran
Location
Ayrshire
It was originally known as Imperial Collage, and offered degree courses in sticking stuff onto bits of paper to make pictures.
 

Drago

Flouncing Nobber
Location
Poshshire
Meditation was invented by Roy Castle. He even wrote a song about it. "Meditarion, meditation, meditation, thats what you need..."

Norris McSquirter misheard the lyrics and stole if for his show, Record Brrakers, and used a Roy Castle lookalike to avoid paying royalties.
 

Drago

Flouncing Nobber
Location
Poshshire
Captain Birdseye actually had birds eyes. He lost his origonal eyes during a card game, so had prosthetic replacements made from a sparrows eyes.
 

roubaixtuesday

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Nuükklia Puüssi are a Finnish Death Metal band, named for the Russian Nuclear submarine base just across the border in Murmansk where they played their first gig, and their habit of biting the heads off live kittens as part of their show.
 
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