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

Above, a 1934 plaque from the Big Apple Night Club at West 135th Street and Seventh Avenue in Harlem. Discarded as trash in 2006. Now a Popeye's fast food restaurant on Google Maps.

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Entry from July 31, 2020
“What do you call a security guard at a swimming pool?"/"The poolice.”

"Poolice” (poll + police) is a portmanteau word that has been infrequently used. “Poolice search doctor鈥檚 office for records.  Poolice, are those swimming pool cops?” was posted on Twitter by William S. on December 5, 2009.

“What do you call the security in the swimming pool? The POOLice!” was posted on Twitter by Jillian Vestil on April 15, 2013. “What do you call a security guard at a swimming pool? The poolice” was posted on Reddit—Dadjokes on August 1, 2020.


Twitter
William S.
@canoeman44
@BostonHerald Poolice search doctor鈥檚 office for records.  Poolice, are those swimming pool cops?
10:48 AM 路 Dec 5, 2009路Twitter Web Client

Twitter
饾暅饾暎饾暁饾暏
@KrisKetKHup
Rodney King was found dead in a swimming pool today… I guess it’s POOLice Brutality Astonished face
9:47 PM 路 Jun 17, 2012路Twitter for iPhone

Twitter
Jillian Vestil
@JillyWillaaay
“ATE! What do you call the security in the swimming pool? The POOLice!” -Little sister. HAHAHAHAHA :D
6:17 AM 路 Apr 15, 2013路Twitter Web Client

Twitter
Senshi
@Mr_Tucker_
Swimming 10 yards over the speed limit? The Poolice will be there
7:39 AM 路 Oct 31, 2014路Twitter for iPhone

Twitter
Car World
@williambanks_
Me at a swimming pool: 鈥渇uck the poolice鈥
Me anywhere else: 鈥渇uck the police鈥
8:45 AM 路 Jun 15, 2020路Twitter for iPhone

Reddit—Dadjokes
Posted by u/ohhnoitsmeagain August 1, 2020
What do you call a security guard at a swimming pool?
The poolice
COMMENTS
childeroland79
A lifeguard guard.

Posted by Barry Popik
New York CityGovernment/Law/Military/Religion /Health • Friday, July 31, 2020 • Permalink