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seamus finn

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Anyone for Coney Island? (Please, Mum)
« on: June 06, 2012, 07:18:27 AM »


Rosses Point, Ireland.

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Rob C

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Re: Anyone for Coney Island? (Please, Mum)
« Reply #1 on: June 06, 2012, 09:42:44 AM »

Good God!

When did Coney Island start using the (Euro)?

No wonder the economy is going to the puppies.

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Re: Anyone for Coney Island? (Please, Mum)
« Reply #2 on: June 06, 2012, 11:54:04 AM »

Sorry, but it isn't Coney island without Steeplechase and a Nathan's hot dog stand.
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Re: Anyone for Coney Island? (Please, Mum)
« Reply #3 on: June 06, 2012, 12:30:42 PM »

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Sorry, but it isn't Coney island without Steeplechase and a Nathan's hot dog stand


They're working on it. Incidentally, there are those who claim that an Irish captain named Peter O'Connor named Coney Island in the 18th century, after the island in County Sligo known as both Coney Island and Inishmulclohy. But that's another story.
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Re: Anyone for Coney Island? (Please, Mum)
« Reply #4 on: June 06, 2012, 05:35:11 PM »

Good grab, Seamus. Timing is everything.
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