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20 signs you've watched too many British sitcoms growing up!


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Posted on 10 Mar 2012 21:01:40 GMT
I didn't get where I am today by not watching too many British sitcoms! One sign is that one is always using lines from programmes!

In reply to an earlier post on 11 Mar 2012 19:44:54 GMT
misfit says:
The punch and judy man in Hi De Hi makes me laugh out loud. His hatred for children is just so funny. Also, give or take a few hams, it is worth a watch every now and then.

Posted on 16 Mar 2012 20:29:58 GMT
I. Young says:
You ask demanding people what they would like their breakfast made out of.

Can't look at a chandelier without saying 'ready when you are grandad.'

If a friend has a cat you still ask if you can stroke her pussy.

In reply to an earlier post on 20 Mar 2012 21:41:51 GMT
T. CROWE says:
Tim Crowe says: I also have the complete On the Buses' collection; one of the best sitcoms ever!

Posted on 22 Mar 2012 16:23:29 GMT
John Gammon says:
"You're all raving mad!"
A. A. StJ. Hancock

Posted on 24 Mar 2012 00:13:51 GMT
Lister28 says:
"Unpack Rachel and get out the puncture repair kit"

Posted on 28 Mar 2012 13:56:40 BDT
26. "Have we got a video??"
"YES! We've got a VIDEO!"

Posted on 29 Mar 2012 13:07:29 BDT
Cheddarwasp says:
Another classic Steptoe scene concerning toilet habits, don't recall it word for word but it goes something like this:
Albert is saying "There is nothing wrong with me, I go regular as clockwork every morning at 7am".
Harold replies "Yes but you don't get up until 9"

Posted on 6 Apr 2012 14:20:55 BDT
Last edited by the author on 6 Apr 2012 14:22:34 BDT
John Gammon says:
I've been watching sitcoms since the 1950s and loved Hancock, Bilko, Steptoe, Likely Lads etc, but the funniest line I've heard came out of the recent BBC sitcom Miranda. Miranda Hart has gone to see a new GP, whom she's told is called something like Dr Jenny. She assumes this is a woman, so it's a surprise when it turns out the doctor is a good looking male who explains that Jenny is his surname. Miranda is right away attracted to him. She says to herself "Miranda Jenny". Two words, but a great gag - allowing us to see precisely how this character's mind works, trying out what her name would sound like married to the doctor. Miranda Hart really is a genius.

Posted on 18 Apr 2012 17:00:09 BDT
If you end up on a gameshow and say I told you that Mike

If you see similar traits between your family and My Family
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