11 Oct '12, 11am
A gaping problem | CabbieBlogCabbieBlog
Welcome to CabbieBlog. Step into my cab, take a look round, you might like what you find, and while you are here you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed . Thanks for visiting. When taking my daughter for her first job interview, we were sitting on the tube when a drunk sitting opposite awoke to the announcement “Mind the Gap”. Our slumbering passenger then started to doze off again, until that is, we reached a later stop and upon hearing the Mind the Gap announced a second time declared to the rest of the carriage “Blimy! That bloke gets around”. It was the perfect antidote to break the pre-interview nerves my daughter was feeling at the time. T he original Mind the Gap announcement which had awoken our slumbering friend was first heard in 1968 when AEG Telefunken supplied the recording of an unknown actor, unfortunately the fellow had insisted on being paid a royalty eve...