A sketch about the Ministry of Silly Walks. Also: a British minister---attired in a pink tulle dress---talks about housing; 30 gas-company men investigate the installation of a stove; a giant hedgehog wanders London.
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In the Prostitute Advert sketch, two of the posted advertisements on the door of the shop read, "To Let: 10 PM bedsit or new packing case for three persons of large proportions"; and, "Wanted: 2 rooms with view of sewer. Need not be best view. Partial sufficient." See more
When the Pyrannas left school they were called up, but were found by an Army board to be too mentally unstable, even for national service. Denied the opportunity to use their talents in the service of their county, they began to operate what they called The Operation. They would select a victim, and then threaten to beat him up if he paid them the so called protection money. Four months later they started another operation, which they called The Other Operation. In this racket they selected ...
Written by Claude Joseph Rouget de Lisle
Hummed by John Cleese
and Michael Palin See more