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#197015 - 02/05/11 04:25 AM Re: eleven plus two.. [Re: zeroid]  
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Even more minimalist: (I) AM MA.

#210479 - 04/17/13 12:22 PM Re: eleven plus two.. [Re: Faldage]  
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Originally Posted By: Faldage
I've learned one interesting thing. An anagram of this sort, where the anagram and the original are identical in meaning, is called an anugram(!). I couldn't find anything to suggest that this particular anugram is due to either Lewis Carroll or Charles Dodgson.

A topical anugram for today:

MARGARET THATCHER = THAT GREAT CHARMER

(No, I didn't make it up myself...)

#210506 - 04/18/13 07:45 PM Re: eleven plus two.. [Re: A C Bowden]  
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Anbd, from a few years back - commenting on the leader of the Democratic Unionist Party in Northern Ireland, the doughty
REV IAN PAISLEY = VILE IRA PANSY


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