This really upsets small children but makes adults laugh!
See how long it takes anyone to notice. This is incredibly effective when talking to drunks . . .
It's due to the dog's powerful hind legs and the fact that houses can't jump. See also Dogs.
I understand Bob from Robert, but how did they get Dick from Richard? Did I miss something when these names were changed? Does anyone answer to Dick?
70. La Rue Street
Most towns have one... La Rue is French for "the street" so it's the street street. See also French.