Wednesday, November 30, 2011

bottom marks...

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I don't think the cane
improved my IQ - but it
sure made my bum smart...

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('Ouch': '17 Syllables plus' re-mix)

Tuesday, November 29, 2011

42-42-42 - but no straight actress, she...

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Obesity turns
me off - "waist not, want not," I
moan. The wife's distraught...

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- 'Abstinence': 10 letters, and not one of them French. Does it make the heart grow fonder? My arse...









(17 Syllables)


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(She once had a figure
To everyone's taste,
But now they just snigger
For it's all gone to waist)


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Monday, November 28, 2011

me, Tarzan - you: 'Dr. No', these days...

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Jane's one of those sex
objects - the more I want sex,
the more she objects...

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(17 Syllables)

Sunday, November 27, 2011

no wonder things are, er, a bit tight...

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"of course my money's
all tied up - why else would it
be called a trussed fund?"...

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('Mastercard? I don't even have access': 17 Syllables))

Saturday, November 26, 2011

a healthy diet does bear fruit (even if you - "yuk!" - can't)

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an apple a day
keeps the doctor away - it's
called 'cores and effect'...

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('17 Syllables plus' re-mix)

Friday, November 25, 2011

17 SillyBillybles...

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polysyllables
are jollysillybles - if
writing a haiku...

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('17 Syllables plus' re-mix)

Thursday, November 24, 2011

manners maketh man...

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no matter how bad
civil wars are, it's good to
know they are civil...

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as for the current English Rugby Union crisis: it's not so much a farce, more of a '15 - a - Side-Splitting' comedy series - of blunders...







(17 Sillybles)

Wednesday, November 23, 2011

in that case, I'd better drink it (and in that case, too)

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alcoholism? -
to me, it's a case of gin
(and bear it) - weekly...

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- it sure beats the daze of 'wine and roses'...









(17 Syllables)

Tuesday, November 22, 2011

from 'Little Chef' to, er, big chef...

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just how often does
a Michelin chef end up with
with his own spare tyre?...

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- beware those 'occupational hazard' road signs...










('From Dipsticks to Breadsticks': 17 Syllables)

Monday, November 21, 2011

multiple personality disorder...

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when things get too bad,
all I have to do is give
myself a group hug...

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('17 Syllables plus' re-mix)

Sunday, November 20, 2011

it's an oxy, moron...

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when it comes to words,
an oxymoron is a
pretty ugly one...

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('17 Syllables plus' re-mix)

Saturday, November 19, 2011

fusion...

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if music be the
food of love, then I'd kill for
some rhythm and greens...

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(make that 'con-fusion')









('17 syllables plus' re-mix)

Friday, November 18, 2011

"'cos I'm a rebel, me"...

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if my dad told me
never to obey him, I'd
do as I was told...

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------------------- Apropos Of Nothing ----------------------

Those demonstrators outside St Paul's Cathedral:
Very annoying. In tents'ly so.
Avoid them. Religiously...

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(17 Syllables)

Thursday, November 17, 2011

bow jest...

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'chest so broad and hips
so narrow': it's Robin Hood!
(or 'beau and arrow')

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('Beau Geste': '17 Syllables plus' re-mix)

Wednesday, November 16, 2011

Final Score: WW 1 - WW 2 --- away win...

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the FA Cup's a
great leveller - but can't match
the atomic bomb...

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('17 Syllables plus' re-mix)

Tuesday, November 15, 2011

3 stars in the bedroom, mind...

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she's a Michelin
chef, my wife - all her food tastes
tastes like bloody rubber...

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- forget 'Meals on Wheels,' think 'Wheels on Wheels'...









(17 Syllables)

Monday, November 14, 2011

less Soft Cell, more hard sell...

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"X Factor 'stars' forge
careers!"
(proof that forgery's
a criminal act)

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- well, an excruciating one, anyway...








(17 Syllables)

Sunday, November 13, 2011

bye-bye, political parties - hello, all-night parties!...

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Berlusconi's gone!
(Time to downsize and buy a
bunga bungalow?)

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(17 Syllables)

Saturday, November 12, 2011

anyone seen the rushes yet?...

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"a dirty film on
the water, you say? - it'll
likely be frogs' porn"...

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not so much a blue movie - more of a mucky green...











('Frogspawn': '17 Syllables plus' re-mix)

Thursday, November 10, 2011

Reg and Regina...

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Charles and Camilla
Are ever so wise -
When renting a villa
They go in disguise...

It's 'Mr and Mrs'
(Or 'Reg and Regina')
- Anonymous kisses
In an old Morris Minor.

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(47 Syllables. Oops!)

Wednesday, November 9, 2011

slaves to fast food...

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McDonalds, Starbucks,
Subway: much of the Free World's
time's still spent in chains...

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('Food & Drink Chains': '17 Syllables plus' re-mix)

Tuesday, November 8, 2011

putting off - it's so off-putting..

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"dad, can you tell me
what 'procrastinate' means?" - "sure,
son, first thing next week"...

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(hey, he probably needs the time to look it up)









(17 Syllables)

Monday, November 7, 2011

pretty sick humour (he's pretty, I'm sick)

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hospital's cool! (for
once I'm attached to a drip
who's not my husband)

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OK, so we're both sick - but, in my case, it's temporary...










(17 Syllables)

Sunday, November 6, 2011

the last supper...

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the worst thing about
the humous starter was the
post-humous main course...

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- it seems you can have too much of good thing...











('Dying Of Hunger':17 Sillybles)

Saturday, November 5, 2011

AC/DC tribute band...

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we're OCD/C:
when we close a show, we have
to close it six times...

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- it all started with fridge doors and light switches...









('Obsessive Compulsive Disorder': 17 Syllables)

Friday, November 4, 2011

not to mention his inflated ego...

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Michelin Man's dress
sense leaves me cold - not at all
my sort of attire...

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-------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
apropos of nothing: there may be many Mr Men, but there's only one Mr Man:

------------------------------- Mr Man United -------------------------------

congratulations, Fergie, on 25 years in the 'Red' hot seat...

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(17 Syllables)

Thursday, November 3, 2011

too much rough, not enough tumble...

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a golf widow is
someone whose husband is all
"fore!" play and no sex ...

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(17 Syllables)

Wednesday, November 2, 2011

the sound of bow bells...

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"what does transvestite
karaoke sound like?" - "the
sound of beaux belles, mate"...

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(what you might call a ringing endorsement, haha)









(17 Syllables)

Tuesday, November 1, 2011

No-one ever Mrs my Mrs. (I've never Mr)

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My wife's the sort of
woman who lights up any
room. When she leaves it.

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(17 Syllables)