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WILLARD ESPY: A COINCIDENTAL ENCOUNTER. Nov 1, 2020 468
QUIPS OF THE TONGUE More Amusing Media Boners, with Puckish Rejoinders. Nov 1, 2020 592
IN THIS BEST OF ALL POSSIBLE ... WORDS! An Omnium Gatherum of Linguistic Humor and Miscellanea. Aug 1, 2020 840
SPOONERISM NAME GAME, REDUX More Onomastic Reversals ... and a Sidebar. May 1, 2020 821
WITTY CITY: A New Forum for Recreational Linguists. Feb 1, 2020 421
IT'S "KNOW" CONTEST: A Quinquagenary Tribute to the New York Magazine Competition. Nov 1, 2019 881
WE'RE LOOKING FOR THE SMOKING PUN: Another Roundup of Wordplay in Quotidian Situations. List Aug 1, 2019 940
"HAVING TOUGH CONVERSATIONS IS NEVER EASY": Another Roundup of Risible Redundancies. Television program review May 1, 2019 905
"I WONDER IF THEY SERVE JOOKIES IN KALE": A Plethora of New Spoonerisms, Transpositions, and Chiasmus. Feb 1, 2019 1028
GAFFES WITH LAUGHS: The Return of Media Bloopers and Waggish Ripostes. Nov 1, 2018 948
WITH THIS SEA CHANGE, WE'RE OFF TO THE RACES! Mixed Metaphors and Associated Risible Boners. List Aug 1, 2018 805
GETTING THERE IS HALF THE PUN: "Selected Shorts" from 17 Years of Wordplay Articles. Column Nov 1, 2017 1311
More amusing redundancies and "erroneous mistakes". Aug 1, 2017 910
The sky's the litmus! Another gallimaufry and salmagundi of language and wordplay. May 1, 2017 945
In Time of Need, One Has Need of Time: More Spoonerisms and Transposition Puns, Original and Otherwise. Essay Nov 1, 2016 915
Something for every pun: more (mostly) original wordplay deployed in real-life situations. Aug 1, 2016 970
On the horns of a cleft stick: more motley mixed metaphors. May 1, 2016 847
All good things must come to a trend: more quirky linguistic observations, conundrums, and miscellanea. Feb 1, 2016 1115
Gifts from a Homonymous Benefactor: Another Gala Gallimaufry of Original Puns in Real-Life Situations. Essay Nov 1, 2015 938
More original spoonerisms and transposition puns. Aug 1, 2015 911
Faded Dinosaurs and Closed Puppies: More Mixed and Mashed Metaphors. Essay May 1, 2015 738
The year in bloopers: a roundup of funny media mistakes and impish retorts. List Feb 1, 2015 749
"Man should not scamper with the unknown!": a new chrestomathy of linguistic miscellanea. Nov 1, 2014 973
"Pay no attention to the can behind the Merton": a gallimaufry of new spoonerisms. Aug 1, 2014 907
Dipping into quipping: puns deployed in everyday life. List May 1, 2014 900
"This is a misprint": new funny bloopers and arch ripostes. List Feb 1, 2014 743
Opening the floodgates to a Pandora's box of worms: new mixed and mashed metaphors. Nov 1, 2013 709
The Pun is in Fashion ... and the Fun is in Passion: a Chrestomathy of New Spoonerisms. Essay Aug 1, 2013 791
Been there, pun that! Wordplay in real-life situations. Column May 1, 2013 941
"Get out of your cave and smell the coffee!": Many more mixed metaphors and malaphors. Essay Nov 1, 2012 794
Worst case? Cursed waste! A passel of new spoonerisms. Aug 1, 2012 827
Last but not ceased: Puns in Real-Life Situations. Feb 1, 2012 830
The language perfectionist: quotation quota. Book review Aug 1, 2011 643
"Hey--stumble? Stay humble!" More story spoonerisms. Aug 1, 2011 849
"Let's push the envelope out of the box": more mixed and mashed metaphors. May 1, 2011 904
Smarmy homeowners and licked wounds: more funny bloopers and snappy comebacks. May 1, 2010 784
Loose canons: media mistakes and curiosities provoke wry ripostes. Nov 1, 2009 696
Colloquy. May 1, 2009 889
Words' worth: a review of Alphabet Juice. Book review May 1, 2009 1129
Prefix meals: more media bloopers with waggish comebacks. May 1, 2009 523
What now? Not "wow!": new spoonerisms. List Feb 1, 2009 705
"Put that in your pipe and chew it!" More marvelous mixed metaphors. Nov 1, 2008 720
A needed new word? Brief article Aug 1, 2008 251
Rocket surgery: even more published bloopers and oddities with puckish retorts. May 1, 2008 635
An oasis from the stasis: more linguistic observations, paradoxes, and miscellanea. Feb 1, 2008 861
Flack jackets and increased salvation: still more published gaffes and oddities with barbed retorts. Nov 1, 2007 534
"When I hear the word 'culture,' I reach for my pun!". May 1, 2007 735
To "er ..." is human: more media bloopers with snappy rejoinders. Feb 1, 2007 554
Ross Eckler: he didn't know what "retire" meant. Brief article Feb 1, 2007 276
"Ma is the measure of all things": a linguistic potpourri. Nov 1, 2006 805
Spoonertoons 3: the "eek!" shall inherit the mirth. Aug 1, 2006 104
"Sending a clear mixed signal": still more amusing bloopers and anomalies. May 1, 2006 626
"Did you just make that up?" Puns in everyday conversation. Feb 1, 2006 686
Opening a can of words. Nov 1, 2005 1389
Card deck wordplay. Aug 1, 2005 1131
Cringe binge: more media bloopers and ephemera. May 1, 2005 629
The adventures of word man. Feb 1, 2005 836
"Is anal retentive hyphenated?": self-referential humor. Nov 1, 2004 821
Spoonertoons. Book Review Aug 1, 2004 267
"The whole kettle of fish in a nutshell": mixed metaphors redux. May 1, 2004 843
Sounding of the pun: the official spoonerism game. Feb 1, 2004 467
Fumbling and stalling: more editorial lapses. Nov 1, 2003 615
Strike while the irony is hot: humorous proverbs. Aug 1, 2003 818
The acronym continues to inspire creatively abbreviated language (TACTICAL). May 1, 2003 709
Verse, cursed: double dactylic sacrilege. Feb 1, 2003 531
Moose Laurels, Part 2: story spoonerisms. Nov 1, 2002 811
Moose laurels: new spoonerisms, part 1. Brief Article Aug 1, 2002 603
Same name game. May 1, 2002 1217
"Is that a pun in your pocket, or ...?". Brief Article Feb 1, 2002 620

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