31 Jan '17, 8pm

@henryhopefrost @MartinHaven There's a full analysis here, including the French angle...:

Since time began mankind has tried to harness the power of the Fig. The Egyptians built massive Fig plantations all along the River Nile to satisfy their massive fig appetites, I expect. The Greeks on the other hand probably captured Phoneacian Fig ships in mad Jason and the Argonauts style ships, and took all the Figs home for enormous fig parties. The Romans simply invaded your country enslaved the populace and forced them to pick Figs, I would guess.

Full article: http://nicecupofteaandasitdown.com/biscuits/fig/

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