Cards on the table

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Historical ref
Full disclosure: this is what crosses my mind with pics like this,
which is why I’m not a diplomat… or even entirely adult.
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I can now check same-joke-simultaneously-with-Stilton off my bucket list.

5 Comments!

  1. Veeshir
    Posted July 16, 2018 at 1:05 pm |

    See, I think Mall Rats and the ole’ stink palm.
    Did Trump give him some chocolate covered pretzels after?

  2. sortah
    Posted July 16, 2018 at 1:56 pm |

    I love the hand buzzer. I am almost 70 and have never grown up and I am only mostly house broke.

  3. bogsidebunny
    Posted July 16, 2018 at 3:02 pm |

    ^^^^^^^A Hand Buzzer? Nah, it was just the refurbished (AA battery replaced) “reset button” Hillary gave to Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov back in 2009

  4. DougM (μολὼν λαβέ)
    Posted July 16, 2018 at 4:01 pm |

    ^ Ahhh, I love it when y’all get my really obscure connections.

    ^^ Sortah, yeah, I’m 70, and ’50s-kid comic-book-ads were the apex acme of American marketing culture.
    (Now where did I put those x-ray glasses and sea monkeys?)

  5. Posted July 17, 2018 at 3:50 pm |

    I’m not surprised we echoed the same punchline. And now I can cross “same joke simultaneously with DougM” off MY bucket list!