Smorgasbord Laughter Lines – What Were They Thinking Part Two and a joke from the archives


And a joke from the archives

Oil be there!

Decades ago, there was a huge fire in one of the oil fields in Texas. The boss of the field contacted Red Adair, but was told that he couldn’t do anything as he was booked up for weeks. But Red Adair gave the Boss the telephone number of his cousin, Green Adair, in Ireland. So the Boss phoned Green Adair, who said he and his team would be over on the next available boat.

A few days later Green Adair and his team drove their transit van off the boat and travelled without stopping to Texas. Arriving at the oilfield, the boss tells him that the best place to see the fire was up on top of a nearby ridge. So Green and his men pile back into the Transit and drive up to the edge of the ridge.

After a few minutes, the Transit slowly moves off the top of the hill, gathers tremendous speed, and plummets right into the centre of the fire. Green Adair and his men jump out, and start stamping on the fire and blowing at it furiously. After a couple of hours, the fire is out.

The Boss is delighted and goes to see Green Adair and his men. “That’s the most amazing thing I’ve seen in my life! Incredible!!!” says the Boss. He willingly and delightedly gives them a cheque for $5 million, and asks Green Adair what’s the first thing he’ll do with the money. “Get the feckin’ brakes fixed!!!” came the reply…

I hope you are leaving with a smile on your face…. thanks Sally.

Smorgasbord Laughter Lines… Or Groans- Health and Safety and Workarounds Part Two.


I know that in our household things are re-purposed all the time and sometimes even a workaround or two….. but usually very safely…. not so some of these ingenious but dodgy hacks. Part Two next week… Please do not try some of these at home!

 

Thanks for visiting and please feel free to pass these warnings on…. thanks Sally

Smorgasbord Laughter Lines -Or Groans… Health and Safety and Workarounds Part One


I know that in our household things are re-purposed all the time and sometimes even a workaround or two….. but usually very safely…. not so some of these ingenious but dodgy hacks. Part Two next week… Please do not try some of these at home!

 

 

Thanks for visiting today and please feel free to pass on…. thanks Sally..