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Rusty Balls Supporting Member of TMP05 Oct 2021 4:59 p.m. PST

Too often we forget what comes after the battle.

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This had me crying – literally!

McWong7306 Oct 2021 1:24 a.m. PST

Classic Lenny Henry

Palewarrior06 Oct 2021 9:46 a.m. PST

Is that Omid Djalili providing the atmosphere ? ;)

Son of MOOG06 Oct 2021 10:39 a.m. PST

Nice one Ken!

Rusty Balls Supporting Member of TMP06 Oct 2021 1:27 p.m. PST

I had never seen that Monty Python skit before. It literally made me cry laughing. There is something that is timeless and innate about Fart humor. I'm sure that it was just as funny in all the periods we play as it is today.

I can see a movie scene like the one in Forrest Gump, when it shows Lt. Dan's ancestors all being killed on the battlefield. Only this one would be a soldier cutting a fart across time A Roman at Alesia on top of a dying Gaul, a yank on top of the redoubt at Yorktown, a French Grenadier in Russia everyone huddled around hoping it gives off heat! A squad in the trenches of WWI all suited up in gas masks and a C-47 crowded with paratroopers on their way to D-Day.

But, hmmmm… I am wondering, if you fart in space, does it make any noise? So much for the ARC-170 Pilot in Star Wars I guess.

McWong7306 Oct 2021 8:44 p.m. PST

It's not a Python sketch FYI

Rusty Balls Supporting Member of TMP10 Oct 2021 8:14 a.m. PST

I assumed anything with John Cleese in it was Monty Python!

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