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Here's Jonnie!

Eddie Mair | 10:26 UK time, Tuesday, 20 November 2007

Well the photo is not of him, but the man who runs the froggers' refuge, has returned from...well, where do you think...based on the photo?

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Jonnie says hello from (SECRET LOCATION) "and as part of our froggers on holiday occasional feature says 'Eddie, I was too embarassed to draw a large 502 in the sand, so instead thought I'd email you a picture of a lttle friend that's been sharing the odd beer with me. When I rattle the beer can he scurries out and appears to love it.
This pic, only taken on a mobile, shows him drinking some from a bottle top. I did try an experiment by substituting water but he/she prefered beer. A real pm beach buddie?"

TEENSY WEENSY correction at 1140: Jonnie is not back yet. And to prove it/rub our noses in it, he says "listening to Radio 4 on a pocket pc by the pool on wifi."

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Comments

  1. At 10:56 AM on 20 Nov 2007, Unqualified Loon 3 wrote:

    Is that a snake? Oh heavens! But, if Jonnie is reading this, hope it's a lizard, which would be very nice company for anyone.

  2. At 11:17 AM on 20 Nov 2007, Unqualified Loon #42 (Deepthought) wrote:

    Jonnie drives the local wildlife to drink ;-)

  3. At 11:33 AM on 20 Nov 2007, jonnie wrote:

    I am reading it deepthought, whilst having a coffee by the poolside. It was a small lizard, very friedlychap.

  4. At 11:35 AM on 20 Nov 2007, Ed Iglehart wrote:

    Hola! frae cousin McTavish!

  5. At 12:51 PM on 20 Nov 2007, Joe Palooka wrote:

    A chicken walks up to a duck stood at the side of the road, and says 'Don't do it mate, you'll never hear the end of it!'

  6. At 12:51 PM on 20 Nov 2007, Big Sister wrote:

    Jonny, twas me in the Loonish Gear at 1. Glad you're having such a lovely holiday, and equally glad it is a lizard.

    I hope you're lounging like a lizard yourself - all the best to you and S.

  7. At 12:58 PM on 20 Nov 2007, Dr Hackenbush wrote:

    I have some non-encouraging news for Alistair Darling - the page you’ve added for him does not work!

  8. At 01:26 PM on 20 Nov 2007, Gossipmistress wrote:

    Jonnie you lucky blogger!

  9. At 02:54 PM on 20 Nov 2007, Aperitif wrote:

    Hello Jonnie! Hope you're having a fabulous time. Drunken lizards, eh? Whatever next!

  10. At 03:29 PM on 20 Nov 2007, Gillian wrote:

    Jonnie, would you like to see a photo of the snow we've had, to show you what you've missed?!

  11. At 04:11 PM on 20 Nov 2007, Guima wrote:

    Jonnie: have a good time where you are. Don't forget the sun block number 30.
    Guima

  12. At 04:40 PM on 20 Nov 2007, Fearless Fred wrote:

    Sorry, for some reason this comment went to the last thread, rather than this one:

    So there's a lissed pizard* is there? Naughty Jonnie for leading the local wildlife astray :p

    *other spoonerisms are allowed, of course

  13. At 10:24 PM on 20 Nov 2007, Annasee wrote:

    Do lizards get rabies?

  14. At 11:17 AM on 21 Nov 2007, Gossipmistress wrote:

    My Mum once got a mouse drunk on the beer traps she puts out for the slugs.

  15. At 10:43 PM on 22 Nov 2007, Chris Ghoti wrote:

    what shall we do with the drunken hedgehog, what shall we do with the drunken hedgehog...

    speaking of slug-traps as we were.

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