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Rare M&M STUDIO PHONE Animated & Talking It LightS It WORKS Collectible Vintage

December 4th, 2012 · No Comments · Collectibles, Ebay, Humor

Here is a rare and collectible M&M Studio phone made by Mars, Inc. We purchased it from an estate sale. The batteries (included) are still good and it is working! (It takes three D batteries) Three M&M characters rise from the film canisters, say a few lines & sink back inside. The M&M Studio logo […]

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What is a Mondegreen?

December 17th, 2008 · 1 Comment · Humor

A mondegreen is the mishearing or misinterpretation of a phrase or song lyric, a word coined by the writer Sylvia Wright in the November, 1954, issue of Harper’s magazine. As a child, Sylvia heard the 17th Century Scottish ballad “The Bonny Earl O’Murray” and believed that one stanza went like this: Ye Highlands and Ye […]

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Politically Incorrect Christmas Dictionary of 2008

December 9th, 2008 · No Comments · Humor

The result of being raised by a word loving father, an impish joker, who was not only the king of his castle but also King of the Pun, was a house full of jousting siblings always attempting to knock his or her opponent to the ground in a fit of laughter. To make the King […]

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Ugly Lamp Contest

June 4th, 2008 · No Comments · Art, Collectibles, Humor

  The Ugly Lamp Contest is back and ready for your votes again. After a mention in Yahoo! Internet Life magazine 1997 the old contest of 97 and 98 got so popular that my traffic bandwidth was costing more then I could afford. Two weeks ago I moved my hosting site over to GoDaddy. GoDaddy’s […]

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