Cartoon 3: Snowman up!

Today’s Rhymes With Orange, with a phrasal overlap portmanteau:

Get with the snowmasculinity program, dude!

(Links to Ben Zimmer’s writing on the slang idiom man up here. Notes on the gay porn flick Man Up here.)

2 Responses to “Cartoon 3: Snowman up!”

  1. Stan Says:

    Did he snowman up? He probably just thawed about it.

  2. On the masculinity beat « Arnold Zwicky's Blog Says:

    […] Then there’s the advertising slogan Man Up — another dose of masculinity. Some background: links to Ben Zimmer on the expression here, notes on the porn flick Man Up here, and a cartoon with the phrasal overlap portmanteau snowman up here. […]

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