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Johnny L.A.
04-24-2011, 01:31 PM
... by holding a beast to her ass (http://www.flickr.com/photos/27492458@N05/5650576170/in/photostream).

I've always liked this one. It's from Whack Your Porcupine, by B. Kliban.

Larry Mudd
04-24-2011, 02:18 PM
Ah, B. Kliban.

"A rubber ball, a piece of string - Sally puts them in her thing." I don't know why that one sticks with me after all these years.

Spoke
04-24-2011, 03:21 PM
I liked "Brethren and cistern"

Johnny L.A.
04-24-2011, 03:22 PM
I see The Hutterian Brethren in our data with some frequency. I always think of that one.

Miller
04-24-2011, 03:48 PM
"Dirty scaly chicken toes, Harry puts them up his nose."

Johnny L.A.
04-24-2011, 03:52 PM
Some faves from Whack Your Porcupine (in addition to the OP):

Groin, grin, carnal sin
Pretty, city, grandma's titty

'Copping A Feel'

Piggly, wiggly, bird bath, pie
Cat hips, fish lips, poke you in the eye!

Halley's Comet. Halley's breakfast.

'Grouse Pincing On The Moor'

One man's mate is another man's person.

NEVER give a gun to ducks.

Apple, people, nipple, couple
Supple, topple, ripple, pupple

There goes that rotten Halley's Comet! It makes me sick! I want to vomit!

Many people are injured each year by falling sheep.

'A Term For The Wurst'

'A Tail Of The Old West'

Aardvark, percolator, five-cent cigar
Rhinestones, soup bones, midgets in a jar

... By the time I got home, grandmother had eaten most of the porcupines.

John DiFool
04-24-2011, 04:46 PM
The Nixon Monument (http://4.bp.blogspot.com/_i3lRnft7JYc/S2rd4PTzH3I/AAAAAAAAAls/wZN763OCBGs/s1600-h/05.jpg).

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