Friday, August 31, 2012

taking the cute out of cuticle...

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I'm filing my nails -
for bankruptcy. They've cost me
a bloody fortune...

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( 'Nail Bar Junkie': '17 Syllables plus' re-mix)

Thursday, August 30, 2012

cricket: it's catching (well, maybe not)

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damn my dropped catches! -  
it's getting out of hand - well,
in...then out of hand...

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("do as you would be done by," they said - so now they've dropped me)












('Over and Out' (or 'not out', as the case may be): 17 Syllables)

Wednesday, August 29, 2012

George I - George IV...

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"Did you know there's two
between us?" said George the First
to Intravenous...

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('The Holly and the ***king IV': '17 Syllables Plus' re-mix)

Monday, August 27, 2012

forget 'dial tone', think 'skin tone'...

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you think my phone looks
old now? - you should see it first
thing in the morning!...

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(17 Syllables)

Sunday, August 26, 2012

just the one hit (and an illegal one, at that)

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I hit the big-time
once - but below the belt, so
got disqualified...

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('Skid Row': 17 Syllables)

Friday, August 24, 2012

yoo-hoo! - "flu who?"...

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"my mother-in-law's
coming down this weekend?" - I
trust you mean "with flu"?...

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('Where Do You Live?' - 'In Hope': 17 Syllables)

Thursday, August 23, 2012

class A and class B - the reunion years...

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education, it's
like a drug - well, it was at
my legal high school...

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('Legal Highs': 17 Syllables)

Wednesday, August 22, 2012

Sea-section?...

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"Quick! My wife's about
to drop!" - "Drop what? Drop anchor?" -
"Yes! Look! it's a buoy!"...

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(17 Syllables)

Tuesday, August 21, 2012

stolen a few kisses in my time, too...

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I love pinching girls'
bottoms - but I always give
them back the next day...

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('Pretty Theft': 17 Syllables)

Monday, August 20, 2012

marriage - behind closed doors...

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"God! You always have
to have the last word!"..."Sorry"...
"There you go again!"...

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('17 Syllables plus' re-mix)

Sunday, August 19, 2012

the marathon - couch potato or runner bean?...

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a 'twenty-six point
two-one mile' scenic root? - it
must be a runner...

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(17 Syllables)

Saturday, August 18, 2012

it didn't shine today, it seems...

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it's just not cricket:
twenty past twelve, and the sun's
out! - clean bowled for four...

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(17 Rather Sillybles)

Friday, August 17, 2012

ground pepper? - underground, more like...

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should cellar dwellers
pay peppercorn rents? - well, not
if they're salt cellars...

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(17 Syllables)

Thursday, August 16, 2012

master of the 3-line (uni)verse...

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does Dr Who in
fact exist? - all I ever
see is his locum...

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('Trying My Patients': 17 syllables)

Wednesday, August 15, 2012

(not so poor)nography...

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indecent photos
have I none - I'm told, in fact,
they're not half decent...

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'poornography' - the product of a misspelt yooth? - discuss...













('Snap Judgements': 17 Syllables)

Tuesday, August 14, 2012

cheap at half the price...

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"London 2012" -
and all it cost was an arm
and a legacy...

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- just the one de-Rogge-tory comment: has there ever been a less inspiring speech-maker than the IOC President?...












('Legacy - The Buzz Word': 17 Syllables)

Monday, August 13, 2012

I'll Iove you forever - well, till Tuesday, anyway...

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"for better, for worse -
but not necessarily
for good, right?" - marriage...

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(17 Syllables)