March 17, 2004

On beyond ghoti

Q. Pheevr brilliantly imagines George Bernard Psschaughal collecting his Nobel prize. The punch line is particularly good.

Here is an alt.usage.english discussion of the ghoti back-story. And just for fun, Gerard Nolst Trenité's The Chaos.

Posted by Mark Liberman at March 17, 2004 07:23 PM