Re: Zeb shares the funniest story I have heard in ages....

From: Emlyn (
Date: Sat Feb 19 2000 - 01:36:36 MST

I wrote:
> > A certain (dis)reputable antipodean, who also lingers in this corner of
> > net, informs me that you yanks might say "Johnson" rather than "John
> > Thomas".
> >
> > This thread has to stop before I get in trouble.

Mike Lorrey wrote:
> I seem to recall Heinlein's juvinile novel "Star Beast" where the
> protagonist, a one John Thomas, has inherited a huge hippo-like alien
> that turns out to be a princess when her family arrives to bring her
> home. She demands that she can take her John Thomas and his girlfreind
> with her, because,"She's been raising John Thomases for several
> generations now and does not want to stop." or something to that
> effect....

John, if you're out there, I'm really sorry, and I hope that is your online
handle, and not your real name, and this hasn't come as a terrible shock...
or maybe you've got a sense of humour.



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