While at Adelaide University, Francis wrote and appeared in many Footlights shows and law reviews with Shaun Micallef and Alex Ward, including "Barrister Galactica", "Star Laws", "Subpoena Hard Day's Night", "The 39 Steps, Two Escalators and a Lift", "The Love Goat", and "Poodle Armageddon".
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'In the beginning was the word and the word was...' Great beginning, nice build up to a punchline. But do we get 'In the beginning was the word and the word was... cheeseburger'? 'In the beginning was the word and the word was... ferret'? 'In the beginning was the word and the word was... karaoke machine'? All fairly funny words in their way, but no, the rip-snorter of a gag that God's put in is ...
Francis Greenslade is the son of the entomologists Penelope Jean Macleod Greenslade and Philip John Marsh Greenslade. At age three he discovered a collembola, which belong to a class or subclass of the subphylum hexapoda, which are no longer considered to be, strictly speaking, "insects".