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Lalai


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Posted Sat Mar 31st, 2007 11:40pm Post subject: Can anyone help me, please?
Do you know what flubberhaddock means, please?


I'm desperate.

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ClareBear


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Posted Sat Mar 31st, 2007 11:53pm Post subject: Can anyone help me, please?
I would ordinarily say that Google is your friend, but this time it isn't.

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JVONEARTH


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Posted Sun Apr 1st, 2007 12:11am Post subject: Can anyone help me, please?
As it is a strange word why are you desperate to know what it means?

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Lalai


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Posted Sun Apr 1st, 2007 12:50am Post subject: Can anyone help me, please?
As it is a strange word why are you desperate to know what it means?
It's for a friend.
It was in Stephen Fry's novel, The Idol.

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JVONEARTH


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Posted Sun Apr 1st, 2007 12:56am Post subject: Can anyone help me, please?
ah i see

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Crazy_in_a_box


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Posted Sun Apr 1st, 2007 4:26pm Post subject: Can anyone help me, please?
a Fat Fish?

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Jenn_E


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Posted Mon Apr 2nd, 2007 12:09am Post subject: Can anyone help me, please?
'The Idol'? Was this published with a different title in the U.S.?

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amyl_nitrate


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Posted Mon Apr 2nd, 2007 12:41pm Post subject: Can anyone help me, please?
'The Idol'? Was this published with a different title in the U.S.?

I've never heard of The Idol either. Haven't heard the word flubberhaddock before either.

Assuming direct control...

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ClareBear


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Posted Mon Apr 2nd, 2007 4:37pm Post subject: Can anyone help me, please?
I don't know it.

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lizardfoss


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Posted Tue Jun 9th, 2009 1:08am Post subject: Can anyone help me, please?
it was also used in the liar
would very much like to know

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Help


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Posted Tue Jun 9th, 2009 1:16am Post subject: Can anyone help me, please?
It's also used here, I don't know if this makes it any easier to try and figure out what it means?
http://www.carkeys.co.uk/columns/rufus_j_flywheel/5761.asp
Hmm.
Also, "The Idol" Is that a real book? Seriously!

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exoskeleton


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Posted Tue Jun 9th, 2009 2:31am Post subject: Can anyone help me, please?
flubber


plus

haddock


equals flubberhaddock?
[insert an image of that green substance formed to look like a fish here.]

btw, a google of "stephen fry the idol" leads to this thread.

sockdolager.

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