snopes.com  

Go Back   snopes.com > Search Forums

Showing results 1 to 25 of 117
Search took 0.01 seconds.
Search: Posts Made By: Dara bhur gCara
Forum: Urban Legends Contest 17 October 2011, 01:49 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 28,901
Posted By Dara bhur gCara
damian - are they all Australians who weren't...

damian - are they all Australians who weren't actually born in Australia? Obviously, Mel Gibson and Nicole Kidman were born in the US, and I think Guy Pearce was born in England.

ETA: Oh, boo....
Forum: Urban Legends Contest 05 April 2011, 03:49 PM
Replies: 1,041
Views: 399,718
Posted By Dara bhur gCara
Jennifer Lopez "Winning." ...

Jennifer Lopez



"Winning."



Oliver Cromwell
Forum: Urban Legends Contest 29 March 2011, 08:30 PM
Replies: 1,041
Views: 399,718
Posted By Dara bhur gCara
Having thought about it, and with the appropriate...

Having thought about it, and with the appropriate H/T to GenYus, I think I have the answer: these are the only countries who have hosted the Summer or Winter Olympics in their capital cities.
Forum: Urban Legends Contest 29 March 2011, 04:55 PM
Replies: 1,041
Views: 399,718
Posted By Dara bhur gCara
Photography Mustang, obviously, and maybe...

Photography


Mustang, obviously, and maybe the Dodge Charger? That's a kind of horse, isn't it?




Ritchie Valens?
Forum: Urban Legends Contest 15 February 2011, 11:10 AM
Replies: 1,041
Views: 399,718
Posted By Dara bhur gCara
Can I claim credit for "definitely something...

Can I claim credit for "definitely something Bible-y, I reckon?" I mean, it is right, if a little vague.
Forum: Automobiles 14 February 2011, 09:27 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 75,950
Posted By Dara bhur gCara
What, like a mirage?

What, like a mirage?
Forum: Automobiles 14 February 2011, 09:18 PM
Replies: 62
Views: 75,950
Posted By Dara bhur gCara
Automatics aren't as common in the UK, and I've...

Automatics aren't as common in the UK, and I've only owned manual cars. Also, it turns out, I make the decision to shift up and down gear based more on engine noise than anything else. These two...
Forum: Urban Legends Contest 08 February 2011, 01:54 PM
Replies: 1,041
Views: 399,718
Posted By Dara bhur gCara
Icon13 Was he the fellow whose hands were on Janet...

Was he the fellow whose hands were on Janet Jackson's bazooms?
[/quote]
2. What world leader was affectionately nicknamed "Matiba"? [/quote]

Do you think Ken means Nelson Mandela? He is...
Forum: Old Wives' Tales 02 February 2011, 10:17 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 24,809
Posted By Dara bhur gCara
From his photo, I'd say he'd have to shave fairly...

From his photo, I'd say he'd have to shave fairly often.
Forum: Urban Legends Contest 01 February 2011, 08:36 PM
Replies: 1,041
Views: 399,718
Posted By Dara bhur gCara
I don't know any of 1-6, but Zelig, Contact and...

I don't know any of 1-6, but Zelig, Contact and Chaplin all have footage of Hitler playing an important role in the film.
Forum: Urban Legends Contest 25 January 2011, 08:37 PM
Replies: 1,041
Views: 399,718
Posted By Dara bhur gCara
Er, is it you? Mudhoney? The Melvins? Starbucks?...

Er, is it you? Mudhoney? The Melvins? Starbucks? Microsoft? The Seattle Seahawks?

Let me know when I'm getting warm.
Forum: Urban Legends Contest 25 January 2011, 08:14 PM
Replies: 1,041
Views: 399,718
Posted By Dara bhur gCara
Well, thank goodness for that. For a moment...

Well, thank goodness for that. For a moment there, I thought I was going to have to start being humble and self-effacing.

Grandiose sense of self-worth restored!
Forum: Urban Legends Contest 25 January 2011, 03:08 PM
Replies: 1,041
Views: 399,718
Posted By Dara bhur gCara
A glacier. The "calves" are icebergs. ...

A glacier. The "calves" are icebergs.

Jonestown?

St Louis

Starbucks


I don't know this. It's almost certainly something to do with Joe Biden, though, isn't it? It's not the home states...
Forum: Urban Legends Contest 18 January 2011, 02:44 PM
Replies: 1,041
Views: 399,718
Posted By Dara bhur gCara
Mary McKillop, who is also the first Australian...

Mary McKillop, who is also the first Australian saint.



IIII



It was called "Big Pink," so I'm going to say Pink.
Forum: Fauxtography 05 January 2011, 09:16 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 40,532
Posted By Dara bhur gCara
It's a still from the new Disney comedy That's So...

It's a still from the new Disney comedy That's So Hitler.
Forum: Fauxtography 01 December 2010, 02:05 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 27,514
Posted By Dara bhur gCara
With regard to the breastfeeding booze one,...

With regard to the breastfeeding booze one, surely if you do want to drink alcohol while nursing an infant (and who doesn't,) it's best to do it when you're actually breast-feeding the child, as you...
Forum: Snopes Spotting 19 November 2010, 09:32 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 3,965
Posted By Dara bhur gCara
$200 a day sounds pretty reasonable, if you ask...

$200 a day sounds pretty reasonable, if you ask me.
Forum: SLC 14 November 2010, 08:27 PM
Replies: 1,004
Views: 366,124
Posted By Dara bhur gCara
Those look fantastic, Johnny, though it looks...

Those look fantastic, Johnny, though it looks like your chances of a role in the Deliverance remake are right out.

(And I totally do want to know how much it cost, but it's, obviously, none of my...
Forum: Fauxtography 15 September 2010, 03:52 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 9,438
Posted By Dara bhur gCara
It's a French translation of an op-ed in the...

It's a French translation of an op-ed in the Israeli newspaper Ha'aretz, which was titled A Vietnam called Gaza. (http://www.haaretz.com/print-edition/opinion/a-vietnam-called-gaza-1.235433) ...
Forum: Entertainment 01 July 2010, 03:49 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 10,215
Posted By Dara bhur gCara
In 1982, that would have been true, and the song...

In 1982, that would have been true, and the song would have been Christmas Alphabet (http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Christmas_Alphabet) by Dickie Valentine.

However, in 1984, 1989 and 2004,...
Forum: Fauxtography 30 June 2010, 03:33 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 9,183
Posted By Dara bhur gCara
I think that the argument is that this is in...

I think that the argument is that this is in response to the attack on the Mavi Marmara, which of course resulted in the deaths of nine Turkish citizens, and the concomitant decline in...
Forum: Fauxtography 26 May 2010, 08:54 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 13,796
Posted By Dara bhur gCara
It's definitely not Ireland, because the clothes...

It's definitely not Ireland, because the clothes are all wrong for Ireland, and few people (or at least few rural people) drink beer from bottles.

I think that the bottle of beer that one fellow...
Forum: Fauxtography 30 April 2010, 03:16 PM
Replies: 437
Views: 243,564
Posted By Dara bhur gCara
I'm not sure that anyone has argued any...

I'm not sure that anyone has argued any different, have they?
Forum: Fauxtography 30 April 2010, 02:55 PM
Replies: 437
Views: 243,564
Posted By Dara bhur gCara
Aren't both "common sense" and "context"...

Aren't both "common sense" and "context" subjective measurements, and therefore likely to vary from person to person?
Forum: Fauxtography 30 April 2010, 02:45 PM
Replies: 437
Views: 243,564
Posted By Dara bhur gCara
Regardless of whether or not one's own...

Regardless of whether or not one's own hobby-horses are more or less important than other people's hobby-horses, surely the belief that one's own hobby-horses are more important than other people's...
Showing results 1 to 25 of 117

 
Forum Jump

All times are GMT. The time now is 11:31 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.