Tuesday Silliness

The French Government announced yesterday that it is imposing a ban on fireworks at Disneyland. The decision comes after the nightly firework display at the park, located just 50 Km outside of Paris, France caused soldiers at a nearby French Army garrison to surrender to a group of Russian tourists.

In Los Angeles, a history teacher is in a lot of trouble for encouraging her students to oppose the war with Afghanistan. The principal was furious and said, ‘Telling kids to oppose the war is the French teacher’s job.’

A sign seen in the window of a shop in Enniskillen, County Fermanagh, Northern Ireland. It reads: ‘The bargain basement …is on the first floor.’

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  45 comments for “Tuesday Silliness

  1. March 24, 2015 at 2:54 am

    I wish they still had bargain basements. Me and my little best girlfriend use to take the subway into Boston on Saturday mornings to go to Filene's basement. Lost of good shopping fun for cheap. Now I understand there isn't even a Filene's anymore. Bugger.

    Have a lovely day! big hugs xoxo

    • March 24, 2015 at 8:08 am

      I loved the bargain basements too. Lots of great deals for cheap. I don't think they exist anymore.

      You have a lovely day too honey. β™₯β™₯β™₯

  2. March 24, 2015 at 4:44 am

    Silly smiles for Tuesday! Thank you!

    • March 24, 2015 at 8:08 am

      I'm just silly most of the time. πŸ™‚

  3. March 24, 2015 at 5:41 am

    The poor French, I hear that French wine is dry. Ha,ha,ha. Have a beautiful Tuesday Sandee. See ya.

    Cruisin Paul

    • March 24, 2015 at 8:09 am

      The French do gets teased a lot don't they. I don't think they really care either. πŸ™‚

  4. March 24, 2015 at 5:53 am

    Frankly, I surprised that California schools offer history After all, it is soooo yesterday.

    • March 24, 2015 at 8:09 am

      California is a terrible state. Not safe here. The weirdos running it think they are doing a fantastic job. There is the elite that tell the rest of us what to do. They pretty much live on the coast of California. πŸ™‚

  5. March 24, 2015 at 6:06 am

    Love the bargain basement sign.

    • March 24, 2015 at 8:10 am

      Yep, it was kind of weird wasn't it. πŸ™‚

  6. March 24, 2015 at 8:12 am

    I'm going to Disneyland Paris in a few months. Too bad about the fireworks.

    • March 24, 2015 at 9:15 am

      The French gets picked on about so many things. πŸ™‚

  7. March 24, 2015 at 8:42 am

    ah hah! Instead of saying "Blame Canada…" let's blame then French! bwa hahaha

    • March 24, 2015 at 9:15 am

      Yep, why not. The French don't seem to mind one bit. πŸ™‚

  8. March 24, 2015 at 9:06 am

    You always make me smile!

    Sending scritches to LB, and love and big hugs to you, honey…

    • March 24, 2015 at 9:15 am

      I'm happy about that honey. πŸ™‚

  9. March 24, 2015 at 9:19 am

    LOL…I'm sharing these :))

    • March 24, 2015 at 9:46 am

      Go for it. Nothing is scared here. πŸ™‚

    • March 24, 2015 at 12:14 pm

      Oh you silly English !! " Your mother was a hamster, and your father smelled of elderberries !!"

    • March 24, 2015 at 12:46 pm

      What Genghis? πŸ™‚

  10. March 24, 2015 at 9:54 am

    Then there was the blonde Frenchman who was called a traitor because he didn't know how to surrender.

    • March 24, 2015 at 11:07 am

      And the list goes on and on and on. πŸ™‚

  11. March 24, 2015 at 10:48 am

    Well those are all pretty darn funny. The comments are even better. Have a great day Sandee, Zane and Little Bit

    • March 24, 2015 at 11:07 am

      Sometimes the comments are way funnier than the post. πŸ™‚

  12. March 24, 2015 at 11:47 am

    LOL especially the last one haha! =))

    Have a sillytastic day Sandee :-h

    • March 24, 2015 at 12:02 pm

      Thanks Steve and I have a sillytastic day everyday. πŸ™‚

  13. March 24, 2015 at 12:19 pm

    I watched a movie last night where a guy was trying to evict a squatter who had moved into his apartment in France while he was away. The police told him he could only evict him in the month of March and trying to do it any other time would get him in trouble with the law!

    • March 24, 2015 at 12:46 pm

      It's amazing what the world is turning into isn't it. Makes me scratch my head on a daily basis. πŸ™‚

  14. March 24, 2015 at 1:03 pm

    I swear the French are always waving that white flag. Poor Disneyland… Lol!

    • March 24, 2015 at 1:46 pm

      They are aren't they and they don't seem to mind being ribbed about it either. πŸ™‚

  15. March 24, 2015 at 2:24 pm

    oh those are good. I wonder if anyone ever gets lost trying to find the bargain basement

    • March 25, 2015 at 7:30 am

      Only us old people know about the bargain basement, so perhaps there are a lot of old people getting lost. πŸ™‚

  16. March 24, 2015 at 3:21 pm

    The French have a bad reputation when it comes to surrendering. That said, at the end of WWII Paris was intact, while Berlin was destroyed and large parts of London were in ruins. They came out smelling like a rose!

    • March 25, 2015 at 7:30 am

      Yes they did Ron. Good history lesson. πŸ™‚

  17. March 24, 2015 at 6:02 pm

    Hee hee! Thanks for the silliness today Sandee!

    Hope you had a wonderful Tortie Tuesday! Smooches to Little Bit!

    • March 25, 2015 at 7:31 am

      I love silliness, but you already know that. Scritches to Angel and Isabella. πŸ™‚

  18. March 25, 2015 at 1:47 am

    Oui oui ……. c-)

  19. March 25, 2015 at 5:53 pm

    Very sweet dear Sandee. xoxo Catherine

    • March 26, 2015 at 11:27 am

      And silly too Catherine. πŸ™‚

  20. March 26, 2015 at 12:06 am

    Fun. The middle is my favorite, although all three made me smile.

    • March 26, 2015 at 11:28 am

      The French do get teased a lot. πŸ™‚

  21. March 26, 2015 at 2:18 am

    The 1st floor bargain basement was the funniest in my opinion, We have a French man at work & with his outrageous French accent it's often very hard to understand what he's talking about

    • March 26, 2015 at 11:28 am

      About all we hear here is Spanish. I could use some French accent about now. πŸ™‚

  22. MNL
    July 14, 2018 at 11:22 pm

    I knew a fabric store in San Fran which had a bargain basement. It was awesome

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