Newsgroups: alt.usage.english, alt.folklore.science
From: Vinny Burgoo <hlu...@yahoo.co.uk>
Date: Sun, 7 Nov 2010 10:52:08 -0800 (PST)
Local: Sun, Nov 7 2010 1:52 pm
Subject: Re: ketchup v. tomato sauce: the controversy
On Nov 6, 11:08 pm, R H Draney <dadoc...@spamcop.net> wrote:
> Mike Lyle filted:Thus rule doesn't work. 'Biscuits' is inherently funnier than
> >R H Draney wrote:
> >> I believe it was Neil Simon who declared that any word with a K in it
> >> is automaticallyfunny....r
> >Hmm...he may have been onto something... ducks arefunny...fucking ducks
> As I understand it, the underlying rule is that if two similarwordsare given,
'cookies', 'manly' beats 'manky' and 'lard' beats everything.
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