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  • Why aren't the Blue Jays

    called the Bleu Jays? They are in Canada, our hat, after all. I got to thinking about that because I am going ot KC next weekend and while there am goign to see the Royals take on the BJ's.
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    Because then Huegy might eat them by accident.
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    • #3
      sounds too much like Bleu Cheese? (say Blue Jays really fast)

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      • #4
        Originally posted by CSD View Post
        Because then Huegy might eat them by accident.
        Our house dressing is a nice Bleu Jay base.
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        • #5
          Originally posted by cardinalgirl View Post
          Our house dressing is a nice Bleu Jay base.
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            Originally posted by cardinalgirl View Post
            called the Bleu Jays? They are in Canada, our hat, after all. I got to thinking about that because I am going ot KC next weekend and while there am goign to see the Royals take on the BJ's.
            Because they're in Toronto, where they mostly speak English. Had they been in Quebec they may have had a French name.

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            • #7
              Les Oiseaux Bleu?

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              • #8
                because this is not bleu jay

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                • #9
                  Because they're the favourite team up there. They like the colour blue.

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                  • #10
                    Geaux Bleu J'ehs!

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                    • #11
                      le geai bleu

                      I think it's pronounce le gay blue. Works for me!
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                      • #12
                        Originally posted by cardinalgirl View Post
                        le geai bleu

                        I think it's pronounce le gay blue. Works for me!
                        Just so you know, the French word for gay is Rolen.
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                        • #13
                          Originally posted by CSD View Post
                          Just so you know, the French word for gay is Rolen.
                          Les Rolens bleu. Works for me!
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                          • #14
                            Viva La Blue
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