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    ..can be found in the Wikipedia article (for what it's worth) on William Archibald Spooner. In addition to switching leading letters around, he is also said to have occasionally swapped whole concepts absentmindedly.

    A few of his phrases before application of the Spooner filter:

    "Let us raise our glasses to our dear old Queen"

    "We'll have the flags hung out"

    "a well-oiled bicicle"

    Moderation in most things. Except Reactors. IFR forever!

    by billmosby on Sun Apr 12, 2009 at 06:21:07 AM PDT

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