In our previous episode on the subject, "Ironing the Bugs Out: Mixed Metaphors" (Word Ways, August 2001), I recounted egregious and amusing real-life illustrations of this popular solecism.
""The Whole Kettle of Fish in a Nutshell": Mixed Metaphors Redux,"
Word Ways: Vol. 37
, Article 14.
Available at: http://digitalcommons.butler.edu/wordways/vol37/iss2/14