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Before Harry Hole Joined the Police Force

Sheepish-looking PhD student coming out of washroom: Oh yes! I wasn’t taking a shower with a glass of chardonnay! By “wasn’t” I mean “was”, by “taking a shower” I mean “taking a dump”, and by “glass” I mean “bottle”. (long pause, looking down the hall) I was taking a dump with a bottle of chardonnay!

University of Northern Norway
Norway

Je…zeus?

20-something American girl, loudly and excitedly, pointing at statue: Ohmigod! Ohmigod! Ohmigod! There’s a statue of Jesus! They’ve got a statue of Jesus Christ! Ohmigod!
Unimpressed 20-something Greek girl: That’s a statue of Zeus. (slight pause) You fucking retard.

National Archaeological Museum
Athens
Greece

Overheard by: Bleep