Archive for January 13, 1997

b: I’ve Jibe and Joke (Reader Comments)

Elliott Moreton wrote: I've heard the "no subject" story as a Gladstone-Disraeli joke (so it was a Jewish prime minister, so sue me), where G. says he's heard that D. is so clever he can make a joke on any subject, and then dares him to make one on Victoria—a personal friend of Disraeli's. "Sir, […]