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chained_bear commented on the word bagpiper's fungus
I'm assuming this is some kind of lung ailment brought on by breathing into a skin bag...?
July 9, 2008
plethora commented on the word bagpiper's fungus
I would assume that by breathing into any sort of bag you would be promoting the growth of various fungi.
All the moisture from your breath would condense in there - yuck!
And then, of course, you'd breathe it back in and die.
Well, my fife hasn't killed me yet, and it's made of organic materials. But bagpiper's fungus is an actual thing, I just wanted more explanation. Yoo hoo! Sionnach!
July 10, 2008
reesetee commented on the word bagpiper's fungus
Unless, of course, you're talking about pipers who play with their feet, and then you're onto....
*waits for dontcry*
dontcry commented on the word bagpiper's fungus
Toejamitis, of course!
I forgot to mention:
July 25, 2008
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