In honour of the passing of Hugo Chavez, I have had his initials inscribed onto my bathroom taps.March 7, 2013 Tim WorstallObituaries10 CommentsA comment by John Galt on this blog post. previousHow extremely helpful of themnextThe economics of Hugo Chavez 10 thoughts on “In honour of the passing of Hugo Chavez, I have had his initials inscribed onto my bathroom taps.” bloke in spain March 7, 2013 at 11:57 am Strange coincidence. Bloke who had this apartment before me seemed a big fan of Fidel. Matthew L March 7, 2013 at 12:03 pm Stephen Grant came up with that one: https://twitter.com/stephencgrant/status/309218776363200512 and he’s been whining about people nicking it ever since. Richard Allan March 7, 2013 at 12:07 pm While on holiday in Montreal, a Texan ate in a fancy restaurant. Halfway through the meal, he visited the lavatory, but ran out yelling. “Whatever is the matter, sir?” asked the waiter. “I tried using the cold tap and the water came out hot!” the Texan replied. “Mais non monsieur, en francais the “hot” tap is labelled “C” for “chaud”. “But the other tap was labelled “C” as well!”. “Oui, that is in English – “C” for cold. Monsieur, remember, we are a bilingual city!” dearieme March 7, 2013 at 12:37 pm I trust that the Quebecois spoke with due froideur? Matthew L March 7, 2013 at 12:45 pm Whereas here in Perth, you know you’ve got the cold tap when it starts out uncomfortably hot. At least in January. dearieme March 7, 2013 at 12:51 pm Whoever heard of a Hispanic with only two initials? dearieme March 7, 2013 at 12:52 pm And if it’s too hot in Perth, move to Arbroath. John Galt March 7, 2013 at 8:10 pm In fairness, a joke I stole from a commentator at Motley Fool, but a jokes a joke, right? The main rationale is that it’s funny. Dave Tufte March 8, 2013 at 3:12 pm LOL … can’t wait to borrow that joke. Frederick March 9, 2013 at 12:37 pm Here in France they inscribed the initials of Fidel Castro. Leave a Reply Cancel replyYour email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment.