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What would Captain Haddock have done?

cigars of the beeper
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#1 · Posted: 1 Jul 2007 18:21
Hi everyone, yesterday I was riding my bicycle along the road when a couple of jerks zipped past me and shouted "BOO!" to scare me. I was furious. I shouted "Idiots!" after them at the top of my lungs. After I had calmed down, I thought of what captain Haddock would have done. I can just imagine him shouting after them: "Bandicoots! Filibusters! Iconoclasts! Bashi-Bazouks! Troglodytes! Gangsters! Coelocanths! Marauding Madmen! Blistering barnacles! just wait till I catch you, you pirates!" what do you think? what else can you think that captain Haddock would have shouted after a couple of jerks (or done to them, could he have caught them.)
amierah loves beatles
Member
#2 · Posted: 2 Jul 2007 05:42
Sometimes, my brother used some of Captain Haddock's 'beautiful' language to taunt bullies at school. For once, I heard him say Blistering Baboons to a bully and he got it from the bully. Captain Haddock exclaimations at shock were used somemore. A friend of him told me about his most famous exclaimation of them all, Blistering Balls!, when he was stunned by a school, who used a UFO spacecraft-shaped soccerbot to win a competition. He got a laugh from all the members from his team! Ha!
Balthazar
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#3 · Posted: 2 Jul 2007 10:09
amierah loves beatles
A friend of him told me about his most famous exclaimation of them all, Blistering Balls!

I don't remember Captain Haddock ever using that particular phrase. Maybe there's a long-lost Tintin book called Tintin and the Hazards of Nude Sunbathing which Hergé withdrew from circulation, but it seems unlikely.
Harrock n roll
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#4 · Posted: 2 Jul 2007 10:59
Balthazar
Tintin and the Hazards of Nude Sunbathing

Grate snakes!
pokemon
Member
#5 · Posted: 2 Jul 2007 14:48
haddock would have sent them to the hospital

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