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  • Spotted on the Colbert Report - Apr 30, 2014.

    A 3 person couple. 3 person marriage?

    May 2, 2014

  • spotted again on Late Show with Stephen Colbert, feb 19, 2016

    "We could be a thrupple!"
    "Whatever that is"
     technically, Stephen would have seen this word before.. see 2014 comment.

    February 20, 2016

  • Should a stiffly conventional couple
    Aspire to a more daring thrupple
    Then yoga and flexing
    Had best be their next thing.
    They're going to need to be supple.

    February 20, 2016