I used to be a cook in the army...

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  • JoeGBallad 16 Aug 2011 12:47:39 408 posts
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    ...but I hated taking hors d'oeuvres.
  • MrTomFTW Moderator 16 Aug 2011 12:51:03 42,580 posts
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    I don't get it.
  • Deleted user 16 August 2011 12:52:17
    hm
  • X201 16 Aug 2011 12:59:48 16,676 posts
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    I used to be a cook in the army...

    ...but I hated taking hors d'oeuvres.

    hors d'oeuvres = orders
  • President_Weasel 16 Aug 2011 13:01:18 10,208 posts
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    well I can see why this isn't in the "good joke" thread.
  • Deleted user 16 August 2011 13:04:49
    Certainly this Tim Vine reject was worthy of its own thread.
  • sickpuppysoftware 16 Aug 2011 13:07:56 1,394 posts
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    It's says "Category Humour" but I'm not convinced. I think a mod should move it.
  • President_Weasel 16 Aug 2011 13:14:23 10,208 posts
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    Surely you'd have to be a waiter to take hors d'oeuvres? Not that there are many waiters in the army, or many occasions for cooks to make hors d'oeuvres. Perhaps a steward in an officers' mess?

    the setup doesn't really work, is what I am saying, and the payoff is a pun that is pretty poor without being bad enough to be enjoyable for its badness.
  • TechnoHippy 16 Aug 2011 13:14:42 14,707 posts
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    For army humour: Skippy’s List: The 213 things Skippy is no longer allowed to do in the U.S. Army
  • MrTomFTW Moderator 16 Aug 2011 13:36:51 42,580 posts
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    Maybe it would be funnier if it were "I used to be a cook in the French Foreign Legion..." Because that would at least explain the accent.
  • Whizzo 16 Aug 2011 13:39:04 44,034 posts
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    Most of the FFL aren't French, there's a clue in the name.
  • TechnoHippy 16 Aug 2011 13:40:54 14,707 posts
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    Most of their officers are though.
  • JoeGBallad 16 Aug 2011 15:06:13 408 posts
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    Apologies.
  • Murbs 16 Aug 2011 15:26:14 23,007 posts
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    I like it.
  • Murbs 16 Aug 2011 15:26:27 23,007 posts
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    No wait - I don't.
  • Murbs 16 Aug 2011 15:26:57 23,007 posts
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    X201 wrote:
    hors d'oeuvres = orders

    /chuckles
  • Murbs 16 Aug 2011 15:27:06 23,007 posts
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    I like it.
  • Fake_Blood 16 Aug 2011 15:34:32 5,133 posts
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    I thought this thread was going to be about steven seagal.
    I am dissapoint.
  • Oh-Bollox 16 Aug 2011 15:43:55 5,673 posts
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    He was in the Navy in Under Siege anyway.
  • phAge 16 Aug 2011 16:13:24 24,551 posts
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    But isn't French.
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