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Time Travel Pranks: Déjà Vu

Déjà vu  Walk into a bar. Make direct eye contact with the bartender, but say nothing. Leave the bar so that the bartender cannot see your exit, either through a back door or bathroom window. Make note of the exact … Continue reading

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Oxymorons: Terribly Good

Icy hot Friendly fire Paid volunteer Loyal opposition Clearly misunderstood Static flow Poor health Almost exactly Clearly confused Minor crisis Freezer burn Who doesn’t love these paradoxical figures of speech? Please send more! Mirth in a Box sells fun and … Continue reading

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Oxymorons: Seriously Funny

 Oxymorons (actually the plural is oxymora but I have never heard anyone ever use that term) are figures of speech that combine contradictory words. Which are your favorites? Terribly good Student Teacher Old news Crash landing Definite maybe Resident alien Paid … Continue reading

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Oxymorons: Wicked Good Fun

Authentic reproduction Nothing much Unbiased opinion Red licorice Global village Calculated risk Pure evil Butthead Perfectly awful Texas chic (Come on! I will not say who sent me this one!) Sinfully good An oxymoron is a combination of contradictory words. … Continue reading

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