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    Did You Know That....?

    A thread for unusual but true stories viz

    That Hugo Boss designed the Nazis' uniforms in the 1930's ?
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    Quote Originally Posted by pollution View Post
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    A thread for unusual but true stories viz

    That Hugo Boss designed the Nazis' uniforms in the 1930's ?
    From the 20s onwards. He was a member of the party also.

    The company used forced labour and prisoners of war. Surprised this isnít better known really!

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    From the 20s onwards. He was a member of the party also.

    The company used forced labour and prisoners of war. Surprised this isnít better known really!
    I thought it was? It's not really a secret.

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    The original Thomas Crapper toilet and sink etc is still in the directors bathroom in the Jenners building.

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    Fanta started life in nazi Germany as they couldn't get coca cola due to a trade embargo.

    It's short for fantastich.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Scouse Hibee View Post
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    The original Thomas Crapper toilet and sink etc is still in the directors bathroom in the Jenners building.
    Maybe I'm a little late to the party on this one, but is that where "crapper" comes from?
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    Quote Originally Posted by danhibees1875 View Post
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    Maybe I'm a little late to the party on this one, but is that where "crapper" comes from?
    Yes I believe it is.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Onceinawhile View Post
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    Fanta started life in nazi Germany as they couldn't get coca cola due to a trade embargo.

    It's short for fantastich.
    If it wasn't for Churchill we'd all be drinking the stuff.

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    Quote Originally Posted by heretoday View Post
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    If it wasn't for Churchill we'd all be drinking the stuff.
    And now we've got a lot of Orange fantasists 'defending' his statue

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    To go the distance.
    To stop at nothing.

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