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Old 02-09-2013, 09:05 PM   #1
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Coke Zero: Dark and Dirty

Zero Dark Thirty Something

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Or change one word inside or at the end of a title to give it a "new" (possibly funnier) meaning. Clever appropriations of titles already in use include, In the Realm of the Senseless. Rage Against the Coffee Machine is a well known rant. Love in the Time of Diarrhea is a twist on Love in the Time of Cholera. Certainly, I can relate to that. Lol. I leave it to followers of William Safire, to determine the origin/history of phrases and their modifications.
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Old 02-10-2013, 03:19 AM   #2
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Old 02-10-2013, 02:44 PM   #4
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Old 02-11-2013, 10:03 AM   #5
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Old 02-11-2013, 10:09 AM   #6
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Old 02-11-2013, 11:43 AM   #9
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Old 02-11-2013, 11:44 AM   #10
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Old 02-11-2013, 12:25 PM   #11
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Old 02-11-2013, 12:48 PM   #12
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Old 02-11-2013, 12:57 PM   #13
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Old 02-11-2013, 01:06 PM   #14
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Old 02-11-2013, 01:22 PM   #15
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