Viewport width =
April 7, 2008 | by  | in Opinion |
Share on FacebookShare on Google+Pin on PinterestTweet about this on Twitter

Submitted by Readers…and Others

Take a look!


Top 5 things to blame on global warming:
1. Your smelly pits
2. Your unsightly dandruff
3. This awful heat
4. This fucking cold
5. This pleasant, balmy weather

Top 5 words with a certain je ne sais quios:
1. Pelican
2. Bicep
3. Parsimonious
4. Macadamia
5. Forfex


These are from an email I got but oh well:

Top 5 things that are diffi cult to say when drunk:
1. Innovative
2. Preliminary
3. Anaesthetist
4. Cinnamon
5. Chrysanthemum

Top 5 things that are very diffi cult to say when drunk:
1. Specifi city
2. Rhipidistian-amphibian transition
3. Anti-constitutionalistically
4. Transubstantiate
5. Sphygmomanometer

Top 5 things that are impossible to say when drunk:
1. Where is the nearest toilet? I refuse to hurl in the street.
2. Nope, no more booze for me.
3. I’m not interested in fi ghting you.
4. Oh, I couldn’t. No one wants to hear me sing karaoke.
5. Thanks, but I don’t want to have sex.


Evidence all women’s should blame their problems on men:
1. MEN-ingitis
2. MEN-struation
3. MEN-tal illness
4. MEN-opause
5. Menswear

Not submitted by readers

Top 5 things said in the Salient office this week:
1. “Look at me, I’m shattering norms! Wank wank wank, I’m so special.”
2. “Fair Trade chocolate. Om nom nom… deliciously ethical.”
3. “You’re taking the fun out of it. Like the Nazis took the fun out of killing.”
4. “It’s actually pretty easy to hypnotise people. I did it by accident once.”
5. “Alt TV are only seeking women for their Naked News. Me and Tania are both incensed by this. Her because it objectifies women; me because it doesn’t objectify me.”

And now, because we’ve had two weeks to work on this, an Extra One:

6. “It’s not harassment if it’s funny.”

Share on FacebookShare on Google+Pin on PinterestTweet about this on Twitter

About the Author ()

Salient is a magazine. Salient is a website. Salient is an institution founded in 1938 to cater to the whim and fancy of students of Victoria University. We are partly funded by VUWSA and partly by gold bullion that was discovered under a pile of old Salients from the 40's. Salient welcomes your participation in debate on all the issues that we present to you, and if you're a student of Victoria University then you're more than welcome to drop in and have tea and scones with the contributors of this little rag in our little hideaway that overlooks Wellington.

Comments are closed.

Recent posts

  1. Cuttin’ it with with Miss June
  2. SWAT
  3. Ravished by the Living Embodiment of All Our University Woes
  4. New Zealand’s First Rainbow Crossing is Here (and Queer)
  5. Chloe Has a Yarn About Mental Health
  6. “Stick with Vic” Makes “Insulting” and “Upsetting” Comments
  7. Presidential Address
  8. Final Review
  9. Tears Fall, and Sea Levels Rise
  10. It’s Fall in my Heart

Editor's Pick

This Ain’t a Scene it’s a Goddamned Arm Wrestle

: Interior – Industrial Soviet Beerhall – Night It was late November and cold as hell when I stumbled into the Zhiguli Beer Hall. I was in Moscow, about to take the trans-Mongolian rail line to Beijing, and after finding someone in my hostel who could speak English, had decided