Tag Archives: wordplay

New Song: “How ‘Bout That Game”

I have to let you know right up front, the idea for this tune comes from the lovely and talented Lisa Firestone.  (More about her in a minute*)  It’s one of those clever song ideas that made me laugh, then … Continue reading

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How You Doin’? (Contest)

“A bore is a man who, when you ask him how he is, tells you.” – Bert Leston Taylor. One of the best things you can give anybody is a little humor jolt when they’re not expecting it. This also … Continue reading

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Who Invented These Words?

The following words are a tiny sample of over 2,035 (!) that were introduced (invented, coined) by one person. Do you know, or can you guess who made ‘em up? (Answer below…) cranny forefathers aggragate (verb) beautified abstemious antipathy critical … Continue reading

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How To Be Funny (from someone who had to learn it)

Some people have asked me lately how to be funny, and my first response used to be, “How the heck should I know — I’m not funny.” But on the other hand, people have been laughing at me a lot … Continue reading

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