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  • See also la llama que llama.

    September 21, 2009

  • Now that's a

    April 17, 2009

  • Didn't he just turn 42?

    April 17, 2009

  • *snort*

    April 17, 2009

  • I'm surprised nobody has yet mentioned lorenzollamas on this page.

    April 17, 2009

  • That's good to know. But it did make me start singing your post to the tune of "Yes, We Have No Bananas." (Gah!)

    April 16, 2009

  • Yes, we have no rabies. Nor foot and mouth.

    April 16, 2009

  • Is there still no rabies in Australia? (We may have to find an alternate explanation for bilbies.)

    April 16, 2009

  • Wht's sh tlkng abt? I dn't bt ppl, jst lck thm t dth. Nd frgs, mmmm, vry tsty.

    April 16, 2009

  • Somebody! Put a muzzle on that rabid marsupial!

    April 16, 2009

  • Woof!

    April 16, 2009

  • Don't you mean dogggerel?

    April 16, 2009

  • Now all we need is some doggerel about lanzalllamas.

    April 16, 2009

  • And here I thought this was another one of those obscure Catholic holidays (maybe in honor of St. Mario Lanza?).

    April 16, 2009

  • Llama llama llama...

    April 15, 2009

  • Don't you think that's being a bit, I dunno, presumptuous on your part, SeƱor Lanzaenanos?

    But yes, Lance, "to throw" is lanzar in Spanish.

    April 15, 2009

  • I presume - it's a grand tradition of this page - that the lanza- part is equivalent to the Italian lanciare, to throw, probably (morning = lazy) cognate with English launch, originally from Latin lancea, spear.

    April 15, 2009

  • Then there are those hired claques employed by jealous rivals in certain opera houses to boo, jeer, and throw decaying vegetable matter at the competition. Members are generally referred to as lanzarottis.

    April 15, 2009

  • I like the presumable definition best.

    April 15, 2009

  • flamethrower (presumably also a llama-thrower)

    April 15, 2009