[LMB] OT: Shakespeare's accent

WalterStuartBushell proto at panix.com
Sun Jul 25 22:39:07 BST 2021

> On Jul 25, 2021, at 5:13 PM, Jean Lamb <tlambs1138 at charter.net> wrote:
> Sometimes Mike and I watch Benny Hill (we have DVD's and we're not afraid to
> use them). Sometimes his accent and those of his cast are a little heavy
> going for us Statesians. 
> Unless I'm drunk. For some reason, I understand him more easily when a
> couple of drinks down. 
> Then again, Mr. Hill probably trained in music halls, where Drunk was one of
> the main languages…

Why comedians like to work in rooms with drink minimums.

It turns a groaner into a laugher.

For example: What’s the best thing about Alzheimer’s.


You get to meet new people every day.
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