Monthly Archives: July 2018

An Oldie but a Goodie

I first posted this two years ago, but thought it was time for a rerun! A New Legion Tactic — Intimidation. Posted on August 25, 2016 by irishroverpei Rate This Please read the letter below sent from a fellow veteran … Continue reading

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A Little Sunday Humour

A lady goes to the bar on a cruise ship and orders a Scotch with two drops of water. As the bartender gives her the drink she says ‘I’m on this cruise to celebrate my 80th birthday and it’s today. … Continue reading

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You Don’t Know Jack Schitt????

Who is this Jack Schitt???? Posted on 26th July 2018 by irishroverpei Rate This For some time many of us have wondered just who is Jack Schitt? And No, he’s not Adolph”s brother We find ourselves at a loss when … Continue reading

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Stolen Valour – Treatment of Veterans

It seems we see more and more of these phonies popping up these days. Stolen Valour appear to be doing a good job spotting them, but what about the legion branches?. Are they just so intent on recruiting new members … Continue reading

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A Last Promotion before Surgery!!!!!

I have to get up at 4 am on Monday morning,  in order to be at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital by 6 am. Cataract surgery on my right eye. Have been waiting almost three years, it will be nice to … Continue reading

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A Little Sunday Humour

Overheard at a Walmart Checkout Posted on July 22 nd 2018 by irishroverpei   ‘Lisa, hello! How’re you?’‘Good. Yourself?’‘Where’s your friend Madison today? She alright? ’‘Yeah. Well, no, not really actually.’ ‘Oh? What you done?’ ‘Well, we had a bit … Continue reading

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Economics 101 British Style

Read to the end. 😀😉😊😆 If you had purchased £1,000 of shares in Delta Airlines 2 years ago, you would have £49.00 today. If you had purchased £1,000 of shares in AIG insurance company 2 years ago, you would have … Continue reading

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Remembering RJ Mitchell

It is important to remember this very clever and dedicated man, for he designed the Spitfire. Without this amazing aircraft it is very possible Britain would have been invaded by Hitler and his Nazi hoards and lost the war. We … Continue reading

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Changing Face of the Legion

I wonder why I bother with issues regarding the legion, I’m no longer a member so why should I care? Well, maybe because I’m offended by todays legion members. I see them strutting around at legion functions and parades wearing … Continue reading

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A Little Sunday Humour

A widowed Jewish lady, still in good shape, was sunbathing on a totally deserted beach at Cavendish She looked up and noticed that a man her age, also in good shape, had walked up, placed his blanket on the sand … Continue reading

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