Mother-in-law = Woman Hitler

I’m back from Lisbon, I feel I should tell you about our trip there. But this was a city I liked so much that I just don’t know where to start. I’m extremely busy at work these days and don’t have much time to write anything. Plus, I’m turning into such a sociable monster, I mean check this out, all my evenings are booked up this week: theater, Scandiavian club, cocktail party and exhibition tonight, Thanksgiving dinner tomorrow night, house-warming party on Saturday night and game-brunch on Sunday. By Sunday night I should be really tired of meeting people and will hopefully have had my dose of social contacts for a while. Since I don’t have much time to write about my trip + pictures + tell you about the fact that I totally fell in love with the 3 P’s: Portuguese People and Pastries,  in the meantime, let me treat you to some interesting anagrams I received by email today.

The following anagrams are just too good to be true. Someone either has some time to waste or is a killer at Scrabble:

Dormitory = Dirty Room
Desperation = A Rope Ends It
The Morse Code = Here come Dots
Slot Machines = Cash Lost in ’em
Animosity = Is No Amity
Mother-in-law = Woman Hitler
Snooze Alarms = Alas! No More Z’s
Alec Guinness = Genuine Class
Semolina = Is No Meal
The Earthquakes = That Queer Shake
Eleven plus two = Twelve plus one
Contradiction = Accord not in it
Astronomer = Moon Starer
Princess Diana = End Is A Car Spin
Year Two Thousand = A Year To Shut Down

This one’s amazing: [From Hamlet by Shakespeare]
To be or not to be: that is the question, whether tis nobler in
the mind to suffer the slings and arrows of outrageous fortune. =
In one of the Bard’s best-thought-of tragedies, our insistent
hero, Hamlet, queries on two fronts about how life turns rotten.
George Bush = He bugs Gore
Ronald Reagan = A darn long era
 Margaret Thatcher = That great charmer     (hmmm!!)
The Conservative Party = Teacher in vast poverty
And the grand finale:
“That’s one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind.”
Neil A. Armstrong =
A thin man ran; makes a large stride; left planet, pins flag on
moon! On to Mars!


5 Responses

  1. you busy person you! btw, what are the 3 Ps? Portuguese people and pastries and ….. ? 😉 Port wine? 😀

  2. Frog! Those annagrams are so fun!

    Glad you had a good time on your trip – everyone I know that has been to Portugal and Lisbon has just LOVED it. BUT, PLEASE promise you’ll make some time for your blogging audience – we love you, dude! xoxoxoxo

    P.S. – post pictures, post pictures.

  3. Come on over more often Froggy! And next time just comment on my blog and tell me you’re coming! And we should make that 6-way thing (Nyasha and BH, You and Mr. B. me and Albatross) come true somewhere in Lisbon!

    Those anagrams are just awesome.

  4. you know what sad looks like?? I’ll tell you. It looks like a thirty year old woman checking the validity of those anagrams. lol…

    I really liked the Hamlet one.. that one was just too good.

  5. MDR !!! These are so good. I’m emailing OPC !!!

    Much love 2 u !

    Beavy the Hardy

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