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Ask Douglas Adams About...Everything

Plastic Puller Were you the Prime Minister (493 comments)

Dear Mr. Adams,

Some time ago, you spoke at my university (Washinton University) about an endangered species of bird, indigenous to New Zealand (apparently this bird mates once every seven years or so).

That same year, the former prime minister of New Zealand (his name escapes me right now) spoke at my university about an endangered species of bird, indigenous to New Zealand (once again, a bird that mates every seven years or so).

My question is: are you the former Prime Minister of New Zealand?

more than 13 years ago

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