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Old 31.01.2012, 18:05
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Re: "British" week in Wankdorf (stop sniggering at the back)

Why the snigger with Wankdorf?
Good ´ol southern name, that is, hada neighbour called Hr. Wanker, and there is the 1780m high Wank mountain in Bavaria and up it runs the Wankbahn. And you reach it going past Garmisch-Partenkirchen.
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Old 31.01.2012, 18:11
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Re: "British" week in Wankdorf (stop sniggering at the back)

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Why the snigger with Wankdorf?
Good ´ol southern name, that is, hada neighbour called Hr. Wanker, and there is the 1780m high Wank mountain in Bavaria and up it runs the Wankbahn. And you reach it going past Garmisch-Partenkirchen.
I've actually been on the Wank.
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Old 31.01.2012, 18:17
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Re: "British" week in Wankdorf (stop sniggering at the back)

Me on holiday in Bavaria, 2005.

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Old 01.02.2012, 09:27
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Re: "British" week in Wankdorf (stop sniggering at the back)

Looks like you wanna start pole dancing
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Old 01.02.2012, 11:47
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Re: "British" week in Wankdorf (stop sniggering at the back)

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Why the snigger with Wankdorf?
Good ´ol southern name, that is, hada neighbour called Hr. Wanker, and there is the 1780m high Wank mountain in Bavaria and up it runs the Wankbahn. And you reach it going past Garmisch-Partenkirchen.
..Ahh...Nnnngaaaah Mmmnn...Nope. Can't stop it... *snicker*
And I do it (snickering that is) every time I drive through there.

But please tell me your neighbour's first name isn't Richard! I had a science teacher called Mr. Dick. You can imagine how much fun he had with that name and a bunch of 15 year olds. He pulled it off very well though... Hmmm can't say anything without it potentially meaning something else now!!!

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Old 01.02.2012, 11:51
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I've actually been on the Wank.
I might suggest to my hubby that we hike up there next time we can leave baby Puddycat with Oma/Nanna
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Old 01.02.2012, 11:53
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I might suggest to my hubby that we hike up there next time we can leave baby Puddycat with Oma/Nanna
If you're going to go as a couple, wouldn't Wankdorf be more appropriate?
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They should have had a stall explaining to locals why the British snigger at the mere mention of their town & why they tend to fall on the floor in hysterics when it's mentioned in conjunction with their football team.

Was it last year that Spurs played them? the British press had a field day with it - couple of the match reports were genius:

" Young Boys are not known for keeping clean sheets. Jermain Defoe then missed a headed chance. It was breathless stuff."

"Coming from behind after the interval, Tottenham began attacking Young Boys with more poise & with a greater sharpness and urgency"

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Old 02.02.2012, 12:50
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They should have had a stall explaining to locals why the British snigger at the mere mention of their town & why they tend to fall on the floor in hysterics when it's mentioned in conjunction with their football team.

Was it last year that Spurs played them? the British press had a field day with it - couple of the match reports were genius:

" Young Boys are not known for keeping clean sheets. Jermain Defoe then missed a headed chance. It was breathless stuff."

"Coming from behind after the interval, Tottenham began attacking Young Boys with more poise & with a greater sharpness and urgency"

Yes, I was at the game and my mate watching on TV texted me with the "clean sheets" quote.

Also, my Swiss colleague almost choked when I told him what "wank" means in english.

Personally, I can't wait to get on the Wankzug.
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Old 06.02.2012, 13:55
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Re: "British" week in Wankdorf (stop sniggering at the back)

*****STOP NEWS*******



Tale & Lyle dark brown sugar has been spotted at the aforementioned British stall.


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Also, my Swiss colleague almost choked when I showed him what "wank" means in english.

Corrected that for you.

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Old 06.02.2012, 14:01
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Corrected that for you.

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That's what I meant, and it was a she IIRC.

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Old 06.02.2012, 14:04
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Re: "British" week in Wankdorf (stop sniggering at the back)

I guess this is just as amusing for english speakers as Vicks Vapour Rub is for german speakers when they first see that in english-speaking location stores

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