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Re(2): It's Trad Dad! IP: 188.8.131.52 Posted on May 12, 2019 at 04:19:51 AM by ageing ted
And to further complicate matters, the T7 had nine members!
Like Chespo, I do love it when I learn a new fact that clarifies an old reference. I think I've told this story before, but I found it jarring when Viv Stanshall mentioned LSD in Ali Baba's Camel, seeing as how the drug hadn't been invented when the song was written. Well, silly me later learned that LSD was the original lyric - old British slang for 'pounds, shillings, pence'.
I just heard the phrase "grass me up" uttered by an Irishman on TV. Turns out it means the same as what we Yanks would call "rat me out". Continuing education!