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Coldstreamers not decking tourists :)

Discussion in 'The Intelligence Cell' started by Tired_Tech, Jan 6, 2017.

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  1. Yes!
     
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  2. You stupid cunt.
     
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  3. This is a bearskin...

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    and this...

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  4. Perhaps the Guards should all change to the same headdress as the Sikh chappie?

    Saves on bears, box ticked
    Uniformity, box ticked
    Integration with minority, box ticked
    Etc.
     
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  5. Just to clear things up for those dopey enough not to know already...
    This is a Busby:
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    And this is a Bearskin:
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    Worn here by Prince Billy

    High time everyone knew this.
     
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  6. FFS...
     
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  7. This just keeps on giving.

    By the way, the first one is a Rolling Stones tee shirt, actually.
     
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  8. I bet some tourists just thought that was a dwarf soldier. Silly foreigners.
     
  9. Did you serve in the Pioneer Corps by chance?
     
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  10. EVERYBODY knows this!!!
     
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  11. But then they'd all be different sizes.

    Little guards have big busbys and big guards have little ones so everyone looks the same size.


    This is not true.
     
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  12. Vis a vis another thread it is the spread of hipsterdom into the military.

    Trousers three inches too short - not wearing socks and has a topknot under that daft hat.
     
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  13. Except for Pitswamper and Ashford_old_school evidently...
     
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  14. It's only a hat Not worth worrying about is it?
     
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  15. Everyone seems to have forgotten the shako.

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