POPs

postings on phrasal overlap portmanteaus and related phenomena

Erin McKean in the Boston Globe, 1/24/10
http://www.boston.com/bostonglobe/ideas/articles/2010/01/24/sweet_tooth_fairies/

…..

AZ, 1/24/10: Sweet tooth fairies:

Sweet tooth fairies

3/22/10: Dilating eye teeth:

Dilating eye teeth

5/13/10: Phrasal Overlap Portmanteaus:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2010/05/13/phrasal-overlap-portmanteaus/
fond memory foam bed; discussions of POPs
a Language Log posting of mine, “Sweet Tooth Fairies”, reporting on Erin McKean’s longer, and delightful, discussion in a Boston Globe “The Word” column. And then I returned to the topic on this blog, on “dilating eye teeth” …
Monty Python’s Word Association Football (esp. “kick him in the Balls Pond Road”)

6/12/10: Morphological overlap portmanteaus:

Morphological overlap portmanteaus


playmanteaus (e.g. Guggenheimlich in Guggenheimlich Maneuver)

6/13/10: The Commencement pun crop:

The Commencement pun crop


with Bizarro playmanteaus

6/18/10: Telescoped POPs:

Telescoped POPs?


? Larry King Kong telescoped to Larry Kong

6/27/10: Telescoped POPs with a twist:

Telescoped POPs with a twist


complex game with telescoped POPs

6/28/10: POP games:

POP games


games to retrieve contributors from a telescoped POP

8/6/10: Zippy taken over by valley girl:

Zippy taken over by Valley Girl


including Square Root Beer

2/4/11: A portmanteau crop:

A portmanteau crop


Boomchickadee, with an inventory of POP postings

6/12/12: Sunday punnies:

Sunday punnies


Elephantom of the Opera

7/2/11: AZBlogX, Hot wieners for the 4th:
http://arnold-x-zwicky.livejournal.com/35804.html
Red, White & Blue Balls

7/3/11: telephonoscopy:

Telephonoscopy


intestinal tract house

7/25/11: Name chains:

Name chains


Al Gore Vidal Sassoon

8/24/11: Cartoon POP:

Cartoon POP


bento boxer

11/26/11: Bizarro POP:

Bizarro POP


clown college football widow

12/7/11: New frontiers in overlaps:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2011/12/07/new-frontiers-in-overlaps/
sentential overlap portmanteaus (I love my house now belongs to my wife etc.); discussions of POPs; inventory of postings

12/15/11: Amazing Grace notes:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2011/12/15/amazing-grace-notes/

1/15/12: Surreal estate:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2012/01/15/surreal-estate/
surreal estate agent

1/31/12: Cartoon 3: Snowman up!:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2012/01/31/cartoon-3-snowman-up/

4/22/12: The drag news for linguists:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2012/04/22/the-drag-news-for-linguists/
POP drag names: Clare Booth Luce Change, Snow White Trash, Joan Jett Black

7/18/12: The inevitable POP:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2012/07/18/the-inevitable-pop/
iPad Thai

7/20/12: Bizarro POP:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2012/07/20/bizarro-pop-2/
photographic memory foam mattress

8/14/12: Jack POP:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2012/08/14/jack-pop/
lumber-jack-in-the-box

9/7/12: Dinosaur puns:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2012/09/07/dinosaur-puns/
Give it a triceratops etc.

9/24/12: The Jetsons:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2012/09/24/the-jetsons/
slipped disk jockey, beep-beepniks

10/5/12: Portmanteaus of past lives:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2012/10/05/portmanteaus-of-past-lives/
L. Ron Mother Hubbard (A + B) C

3/14/13: Horton and the detective mystery:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2013/03/14/horton-and-the-detective-mystery/
Horton Hears a Whodunit

3/30/13: Vampire Manga Dog condo:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2013/03/30/vampire-manga-dog-condo/
Orlando your dreams

4/29/13: Nick Danger: an appreciation:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2013/04/29/nick-danger-an-appreciation/
Half a Key Largo

7/2/13: Onomatopoeia in the comics:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2013/07/02/onomatopoeia-in-the-comics/
Yoko Onomatopoeia

8/17/13: Lee Lorenz, Matthew Barney, and more:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2013/08/17/lee-lorenz-matthew-barney-and-more/
Matthew Barney Rubble

9/19/13: Miscellany for 9/19/13:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2013/09/19/miscellany-for-91913/
Pacific Rim Job

3/2/14: Minimumble:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2014/03/02/minimumble/
Bed Bath and Beyond Thunderdrome

3/29/14: Pun time:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2014/03/29/pun-time/
Fleetwood Macchiato

3/29/14: Comics and music:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2014/03/29/comics-and-music/
the Artist Formerly Known as Prince Valiant

4/16/14: A (B + C):
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2014/04/16/a-b-c/
sharing of parts in paranormallegal (paranormal + paralegal)

4/20/14: Three for the day (Easter):
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2014/04/20/three-for-the-day/
corned beef and hashtag

5/1/14: Schadenfreudian Slip:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2014/05/01/schadenfreudian-slip/

5/26/14: Two more on Memorial Day?:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2014/05/26/two-more-on-memorial-day/
Parker Penpoint

7/31/14: POP goes the taxi:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2014/07/31/pop-goes-the-taxi/
manipedicab

10/9/14: Two for Thursday:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2014/10/09/two-for-thursday/
grammar police dog

12/14/14: Idioms:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2014/12/14/idioms/
Moby Dick Cavett

12/25/14: Winter POP:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2014/12/25/winter-pop/
ice cubicle

4/10/15: Today’s POP:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2015/04/10/todays-pop/
student loan shark

9/2/15: TV series circuit party animals:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2015/09/02/tv-series-circuit-party-animals/
Playboy After Dark Shadows; title of this posting

10/15/15: Dark loamy POP:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2015/10/15/dark-loamy-pop/
garden bed rest

10/20/15: Going to the dogs:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2015/10/20/going-to-the-dogs/
avant-guard dog

11/2/15: Monkey Puzzle Trio:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2015/11/02/monkey-puzzle-trio/
lexiphrasal POPs

11/27/15: Canned cranjellyfish:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2015/11/27/canned-cranjellyfish/

11/28/15: Pearls POP:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2015/11/28/pearls-pop/
worrywarthog

11/30/15: Monster Mash:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2015/11/30/monster-mash-2/
Crosby, Stills, Nash, and Young Frankenstein

12/7/15: A Montalbán Hanukkah:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2015/12/07/a-montalban-hanukkah/
Rhymes With Orange: The Wrath of Khanukkah

12/12/15: Victoria’s Secret Agent:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2015/12/12/victorias-secret-agent/
Bizarro

3/13/16: Cowboy POP:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2016/03/13/cowboy-pop/
Rhymes With Orange: prairie dog walker

3/17/16: Two Thursday cartoons:
http://arnoldzwicky.org/2016/03/17/two-thursday-cartoons/
#1 MGG: short-term memory foam mattress

4/12/16: POP goes the bargain:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2016/04/12/pop-goes-the-bargain/
Rhymes With Orange: distracted driving a hard bargain

6/24/16: Bob Eckstein:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2016/06/24/bob-eckstein/
#1 Eckstein cartton: free-range Beefeater

11/20/16: Two POPs:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2016/11/20/two-pops/
Rhymes With Orange: gingerbread house of correction

1/4/17: a New Yorker POP:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2017/01/04/a-new-yorker-pop/
Stranger in a Strange Land’s End catalog

1/29/17: POP + pun:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2017/01/29/pop-pun/
MGG cartoon: Betty Crocker spaniel

2/22/17: Two from the 2/27 NYer:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2017/02/22/two-from-the-227-nyer/
Alice Cheng cartoon “Brownstonehenge”

4/28/17: Friday word play in the comics:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2017/04/28/friday-word-play-in-the-comics/
#2 Bizarro: Doctors Without Border Collies

7/4/17: POP go the pheromones:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2017/07/04/pop-go-the-pheromones/
#1 Rhymes With Orange: marionetworking

7/18/17: POP with Poe:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2017/07/18/pop-with-poe/
Rhymes With Orange: Edgar Allan po’ boy

8/4/17: WaynoPOPs:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2017/08/04/waynopops/
6 POPs in Waynovision, Bizarro

8/18/17: Make America grate again:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2017/08/18/make-america-grate-again/
#6 Make America Great Britain Again

8/30/17: The Fountain of Angels in America:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2017/08/30/the-fountain-of-angels-in-america/

2/28/18: POP on the half shell:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2018/02/28/pop-on-the-half-shell/
Home Birth of Venus

3/5/18: Another WaynoPOP:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2018/03/05/yet-another-waynopop/
forbidden Fruit Loops

3/13/18: Zane Grills:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2018/03/13/zane-grills/
three name chains: Billy Zane Grey, Billy Joel Grey, Fletcher Christian Grey

4/8/18: Three weekend cartoons: POP goes the cavenan couple, recursively:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2018/04/08/three-weekend-cartoons-pop-goes-the-caveman-couple-recursively/
profoundly moving violation

4/14/18: New frontiers in POPs:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2018/04/14/new-frontiers-in-pops/
E-I-E-I-O.C.D.

4/17/18: Lars Kinseth:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2018/04/17/lars-kenseth/
#1 museum loan shark

5/6/18: Said the rapper to the geek:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2018/05/06/said-the-rapper-to-the-geek/
M.C. Hammer-Escher

6/25/18: Midsummer cartoons:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2018/06/25/midsummer-cartoons/
#4 art school of fish

6/27/18: Drunk Cartoon POP:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2018/06/27/drunkcartoon-pop/
driverless car chase; drawbridge over troubled waters

8/6/18: Two occasions, four cartoons:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2018/08/06/two-occasions-four-cartoons/
#1 stun gun control; suggestions for underwear POPs

4/6/19: The trail mixer:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2019/04/06/the-trail-mixer/

10/9/19: Two old cartoon friends:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2019/10/09/two-old-cartoon-friends/
doctors without border collies

10/18/19: Heavenly POP:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2019/10/18/heavenly-pop/
pearly gate crasher

12/13/19: Two actor POP days:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2019/12/13/two-actor-pop-days/
Kurt Russell terrier, Eva Marie Saint Lucy’s Day

5/15/20: Edgar Allan Wrench:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2020/05/15/edgar-allan-wrench/

8/12/20: Christopher Robin Hood:
https://arnoldzwicky.org/2020/08/12/christopher-robin-hood/


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