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Swap the first letters around to discover the identities of these filthies!

Meet the Spooners – Keith Burtain

Next in the spoonerism family…Keith is an unusual soul for a butcher – he’s definitely in touch with his feminine side – as demonstrated by his love for Georgia O’Keefe’s art. He feels a kinship there that he just can’t quite explain, especially when quartering […]

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Meet the Spooners – Pavia de Hantesin

Meet the Spooners – Pavia de Hantesin

In the Spooners series, let me introduce you to someone a little complicated – but rewarding in the end. There is a little bit of controversy here about the spelling of Pavia’s surname. Is she a Dutch aristocrat? Should this be Hentersinn? At present, frankly, […]

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Meet the Spooners – Kerry Hunt

Third in line of the Spooners family (See Lucy Picker and Joe Blob) – Kerry is a true free spirit. Her favourite film is Last Tango in Paris. Some say that she even looks a bit like Maria Schneider, although mostly from the waist down. […]

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Meet the Spooners – Joe Blob!

I introduced you to the Spooners a couple of days ago starting with Lucy Picker and here’s now another classic number. The Spooners are an homage to spoonerism, this wordgame where the first letters of two words get swapped around to more or less tasteful results. Let’s […]

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Meet the Spooners – Lucy Picker

Welcome to another series of musings, starting with Lucy Picker… Who are the Spooners, I hear you ask? You could say they are distant cousins of Dr Spooner – a genial man famed for his unintended adventures in the English language – did he not […]

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