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Old 19th May 2017, 04:22 PM
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Go on, Ms Volts! You were so close.

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Old 19th May 2017, 04:27 PM
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Aiya... The Jumblies...
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Old 19th May 2017, 04:28 PM
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What is Paul McCartney's (of The Beatles*) middle name?






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Old 19th May 2017, 04:42 PM
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Ooh, that IS a good one.
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Old 19th May 2017, 04:49 PM
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For some reason I think it's Stanley
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Old 19th May 2017, 05:00 PM
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For some reason I think it's Stanley
No, but John Lennon's was Winston so perhaps that's why you picked an 'older' name.
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Old 19th May 2017, 05:46 PM
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No, but John Lennon's was Winston so perhaps that's why you picked an 'older' name.
Looked it up. Had a good giggle.
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Old 22nd May 2017, 12:46 PM
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As no one had a go at the weekend, a clue: It is a four-letter name, and not at all an obscure one.
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Old 22nd May 2017, 12:51 PM
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Old 22nd May 2017, 01:33 PM
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No. However, it is a (male) name mentioned in the Bible (how's that clue for a bunch of atheists ).
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