Playing with Words

by duncanr

the New York Times holds a competition each year for the best “Lexophile” submitted by readers – such as, “you can tune a piano, but you can’t tuna fish”, or, “To write with a broken pencil is pointless.”

these are some of this year’s entrants . . .

This girl today said she recognized me from the Vegetarians Club, but I’d swear I’ve never met herbivore

A will is a dead giveaway.

I changed my iPod’s name to Titanic. It’s syncing now.

more gems here

Advertisements

One Comment to “Playing with Words”

  1. About half of those “winning” submissions are old as dirt. Also, the New York Times has no lexophile contest.

    Like

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

w

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: