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"Is that a banana in your pocket...?"

Old 09-25-08, 01:03 PM
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"Is that a banana in your pocket...?"

"...or are you just happy to see me?"

Is this the ONLY thing people can think to say when they see you putting a banana in your pocket?

The other night, I was about to leave work and dropped a banana in my jersey pocket for the ride home. (Yes, my jersey pocket, meaning the banana was ON MY BACK.)

So, as I leave my desk, a co-worker calls out, "Hey, is that a banana in your pocket or are you just happy to see me?"
I turned and said, "I am happy to see you, but if this is the result, (pointing to my back) something has gone seriously, seriously wrong."
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Old 09-25-08, 09:41 PM
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I agree. That banana quip is so overused it has become quite unaPEELing.
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Old 09-25-08, 11:06 PM
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When you hear that stupid line, why don't you just split (like a banana).
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Tell em: 'No, it's in the front of my shorts!'
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