Tuesday, January 12, 2010

TOP 10 MOST WACKY WORD PAIRINGS

1. REALITY TELEVISION
2. AIRPORT SECURITY
3. HIGHWAY ROBBERY
4. SMART COOKIE
5. MICRO MANAGER

6. FOX NEWS

7. MIDGET WRESTLING
8. CHRISTIAN SCIENTISTS
9. DARK COMEDY
10. FRAPPACCINO LITE



What pairings might you add, dear reader?

14 comments:

  1. 'friendly fire' and 'circumcision party'.

    Kitty x

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  2. Great list...I'll come back with a few later, I hope lol

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  3. Christian Science is a brilliant one... what a profound contradiction.
    Airport security,.... what a F*in' joke

    Fabulous!

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  4. I like it! And the picture...

    1. MILITARY INTELLIGENCE
    2. SIMON COWELL
    3. DIET COKE
    4. RAP MUSIC
    5. UNITED KINGDOM
    6. ICED TEA
    7. POLITICAL CONSENSUS
    8. VORSRPUNG DURCH TECHNIK Oops, das ist drei

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  5. 'Credit crunch'




    http://lifebeginsat30ty.blogspot.com/

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  6. Thanks all you clever minds. Uber, your list is quite impressive. I especially like 2,4,7, and 8 - if the translation has anything to do with a curly wurly.
    Robyn

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  7. I forgot a common greeting in the north of England [equivalent to "Hello"]:

    "Now then!"

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  8. How about the Northern greeting of
    "Hey up" thats pretty random.
    Or
    Gun point

    Okay my brain is spent!

    Kate xx
    http://secretofficeconfessions.blogspot.com

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  9. Sanitary landfill
    Business ethics
    Military intelligence
    Passive aggressive
    Pretty ugly

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  10. Dennis, MacDonalds restaurant is my favorite (not the eatery itself, but the wacky word pairing). Thanks for adding to my knowledge of lingo in the UK, Kate.

    GREAT list, Jen. I like all of them!

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  11. Pretty Ugly is brilliant!
    I live "Up North" and we say "Hello", it depends on what part of "Up North" you are referring to.

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  12. Haha, I like this post. [:
    Thanks so much for all of the kind comments; I really appreciate it.

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