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bassen BS: Same procedure as every year (21) RE: BS: Same procedure as every year 04 Jan 02


As has been mentioned, this is an integral part of the modern Scandinavian Christmas as well as German. Most Norwegians do not know it was a German production originally and assume automatically that the sketch as produced is well known in the UK as well. Variations of the phrases "Same procedure as last year/same procedure as every year" - in English - are in common usage in everyday Norwegian as a result of this Christmas tradition. There's always somebody at a Christmas party who can (or thinks he can) do all the voices that Frinton does...

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