Robert Waldmann has a very good memory.
But the past is another country. And besides…
PS. If you were at that party, and by some miracle you happen to read this, get in touch.
Well, if we are going to lard the posts with references to old jokes, let’s go to the ur-joke versions. I didn’t complain about “Whitefish” being mangled, but the one you link to here lost some of its vigor. Originally, “…the Lone Ranger turned to Tonto and said ‘well, Kemosabe*, I guess we’ve had it.” To which Tonto replied “Where do you get that ‘we’ shit White Man?”
*As to Kemosabe, see “Is ‘Kemosabe’ a Racial Slur? The Supreme Court of Canada Refuses to Hear the Issue” Labour & Employment Law, Summer 2005 – Ontario Edition, Vol. XV, no.2, cited at http://www.heenanblaikie.com/fr/expertise/publications/item?id=556.
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