A plaque remaining from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem.

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Entry from April 07, 2022
“I went fishing on the weekend and used liquorice for bait. I caught allsorts”

"Went fishing today, used liquorice as bait. Caught allsorts” was posted on Twitter by Sickipedia_Feed on March 5, 2011. The joke was originally posted on the Sickipedia website. The speaker sounds like he caught “all sorts” of fish, but he actually caught “liquorice allsorts.”

“I went fishing on the weekend and used liquorice for bait.I caught allsorts. http://bit.ly/1PT9oyx via @sickipedia” was posted on Twitter by Fresh Stand Up on April 28, 2015. “I went fishing and used liqourice as bait. I caught all sorts” was posted on Twitter by Lord Delpuss on December 11, 2015. “I went fishing using liquorice as bait. I caught all sorts” was posted on Twitter by Robert Wilkinson on April 8, 2022.


Wikipedia: Liquorice
Liquorice (UK) or licorice (US) (/ˈlɪkərɪʃ, -ɪs/ LIK-ər-ish, -⁠iss; also /ˈlɪkrɪʃ/ LIK-rish)[5][6] is the common name of Glycyrrhiza glabra, a flowering plant of the bean family Fabaceae, from the root of which a sweet, aromatic flavouring can be extracted.

Wikipedia: Liquorice allsorts
Liquorice allsorts are assorted liquorice confectionery sold as a mixture. Made of liquorice, sugar, coconut, aniseed jelly, fruit flavourings, and gelatine, they were first produced in Sheffield, England, by Geo. Bassett & Co Ltd.

Collins English Dictionary
all sorts
All sorts of things or people means a large number of different things or people.

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Sickipedia_Feed
@Sickipedia_Feed
Went fishing today, used liquorice as bait.
Caught allsorts. http://bit.ly/eMA9EX
1:19 PM · Mar 5, 2011·twitterfeed

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Stan Blair
@all4elk
Went fishing today used liquorish as bait ... I caught Allsorts x http://dlvr.it/RtZjH
9:26 AM · May 16, 2011·dlvr.it

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Christopher Nice
@Nicey_16
@DeanMacey Hi mate, little tip for you next time you’re fishing - try liquorice for bait. I caught All Sorts!
4:05 AM · Dec 23, 2011·Twitter for BlackBerry®

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Graham Roy Smith
@GrahamRoySmith
Went fishing last night. Used liqourice as bait. Caught all sorts.
2:13 PM · May 30, 2012·Twitter Web Client

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Dhiren
@Sudra04
Went fishing the other day, Used liquorice as bait, I caught all sorts!!
6:04 AM · Jan 30, 2013·Twitter for iPhone

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Fresh Stand Up
@FreshStandUp
I went fishing on the weekend and used liquorice for bait.I caught allsorts. http://bit.ly/1PT9oyx via @sickipedia
2:39 PM · Apr 28, 2015·twitterfeed

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Lord Delpuss
@HannaDinnextra
I went fishing and used liqourice as bait. I caught all sorts
4:52 PM · Dec 11, 2015·Twitter Web Client

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Martin Williams
@Martin1Williams
My mate used liquorice as bait when he went fishing. He caught all sorts
1:50 PM · Jul 3, 2016·Twitter Web Client

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Shit Jokes
@ShitJokes
My mate used liquorice as bait when he went fishing!...
He caught all sorts!!
2:41 PM · Jul 7, 2016·Twitter for Android

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Shit Jokes
@ShitJokes
My mate used liquorice as bait when he went fishing.
He caught all sorts!
3:24 PM · Nov 17, 2017·Twitter Web Client

Reddit—Jokes
Posted by u/NatOwens14 January 28, 2018
Recently, I’ve been using liquorice as bait for fishing.
I’ve caught allsorts.

Twitter
Shit Jokes
@ShitJokes
My mate used liquorice as bait when he went fishing.
He caught all sorts!
2:50 PM · May 12, 2018·Twitter Web Client

Reddit—Jokes
Posted by u/RudzBotha May 19, 2018
Went fishing the other day...had nothing but liquorice for bait.
I caught All Sorts.

Reddit—Jokes
Posted by u/the_houser November 17, 2020
My mate used liquorice as bait when he went fishing.
He caught all sorts!

Twitter
Darragh Ennis
@bones_giles
Went fishing today and used liquorice as bait. Caught all sorts....
1:56 PM · Jul 8, 2021·Twitter for Android

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Robert Wilkinson
@robertwlk
I went fishing using liquorice as bait. I caught all sorts.
1:49 AM · Apr 6, 2022·Twitter for Android

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