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Who was the inventor of Banana Oil?

  1. Feb 19, 2006 #1

    Mk

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    Who was the inventor, discoverer, or isolator of Banana oil aka pentylacetate / pentylethanoate / amylacetate?
     
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  3. Feb 19, 2006 #2
    George Washington Carver? When in doubt, guess Carver.

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    Last edited: Feb 19, 2006
  4. Feb 20, 2006 #3

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    :rofl: nice picture!
     
  5. Feb 20, 2006 #4
    black history month?
     
  6. Feb 20, 2006 #5
    didn't "Curious George Washington Carver" invent it?

    get it? curious george...banana oil...monkey...ah forget it.
     
  7. Feb 20, 2006 #6
    George the monkey? ...You are in dangerous territory, dogy.
     
  8. Feb 20, 2006 #7
    yes curious george the monkey, BANANA oil. monkey/banana. am I the only one making the connection? Don't turn a good joke into a dumb racist comment. as far as dangerous territory is concerned I wouldn't feel comfortable anywhere else.
     
  9. Feb 20, 2006 #8
    tribdog, kant lives in a banana republic.
     
  10. Feb 20, 2006 #9
    I thought banana republic was the place you went to buy pith helmets
     
  11. Feb 21, 2006 #10

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    I heard walnut republic has holes in the hats.
     
  12. Feb 22, 2006 #11
    Good joke? well, that is arguable. As for the racist comment, you are either being too serious, or i hit a nerve.
     
  13. Feb 22, 2006 #12
    Damn, you are one piece of genius.
     
  14. Feb 22, 2006 #13

    jimmy p

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    What is a banana republic, what makes a banana republic, where is a banana republic?
     
  15. Feb 22, 2006 #14

    Mk

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    Its a clothing store I think.
     
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