January 17, 2005
Rathergate story, told in anagrams of "Instapundit."
Regular readers will have noticed my fondness for anagrams. I recently started anagramming the names of some of my favorite blogs, and made an interesting discovery: I could tell the entire Rathergate story using only anagrams for Instapundit. Here it is.
Titan du Spin.
Dan puts it in.
“Tut, Dan!” I snip.
“Dan? Nut!” I spit.
I stand, input.
I sit, punt Dan.
Stint up, Dani!
Dan in tits-up.*
Update: Check out the new set: Rathergate story, as told in anagrams of "Little Green Footballs."
Update: Now the Powerlineblog anagram story is up.
You REALLY need to get a hobby :-)
Perfect. Anagram reporting seems exactly the right note to take for some stories.
Posted by: magda j at January 17, 2005 08:40 PM
Wow! I did not think it was possible to do such a thing. My kids and I were pretty happy with this palindrome when the Iraq war started: Mad dash, eh, Saddam?
Posted by: CJ at January 17, 2005 08:56 PM
He has a hobby! Anagramming! :-)
Posted by: Mitch at January 17, 2005 09:31 PM
I'm afraid that, yes, anagramming is one of my hobbies.
And I'm a she. But I guess I do kind of write like a man, at that. :-)
Posted by: EtherPundit at January 17, 2005 10:20 PM
Perhaps too much time, but wonderfully wasted!
Thanks for the larf.
Posted by: Other John at January 17, 2005 11:32 PM
Funny, I thought of you as a man. Now, it's pajamaa. ;^)
Posted by: Jabba the Tutt at January 18, 2005 12:28 AM
Posted by: Rod Stanton at January 18, 2005 05:37 AM
Posted by: Rod Stanton at January 18, 2005 05:38 AM
Apologies, Ma'am. *tips hat*
I suppose if I'd paid attention to the right column about section, I would've known your gender. :-)
Posted by: Mitch at January 20, 2005 03:40 PM
I know this if off topic but I'm looking into starting my own weblog and was curious what all is required to get setup? I'm assuming having a blog like yours would cost a pretty penny?
I'm not very internet smart so I'm not 100% certain. Any suggestions or advice would be greatly appreciated. Kudos
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