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Fun Business Names

Postby Slava » Tue Apr 09, 2013 6:21 pm

From a site called hypervocal comes this amusing 10-item list of business names that rely on word humor. ... ness-puns/

I came to it via a piece just over a month ago. It's quite short and not all that great in and of itself. However, it did ask for other sitings of such punnery at the end. I cannot access Slate commentary, but maybe someone out there can and is willing to pluck a few pearls to share with us.

My addition is from Russia, though the play works in English, too.

A shop in a market sold all sorts of goodies for ridding yourself of household pests. Basically poisons for ants, mice, so on and so forth. Its name? The Last Supper.
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Re: Fun Business Names

Postby Philip Hudson » Tue Apr 09, 2013 10:09 pm

Christians can take the misuse of the words "The Last Supper" with not more than a wince. Just don't make a similar pun about an Islamic topic.
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