A news story on October 21, 2011 reported that Spain's separatist ETA group had pledged to end its four decades of violent protests. Thus, one of the all-time classic spoonerisms had become reality: All the Basques were put in one exit! This provoked a profound question: Could spoonerisms explain all important events?
"The Pun is in Fashion...And the Fun is in Passion,"
Word Ways: Vol. 46
, Article 6.
Available at: https://digitalcommons.butler.edu/wordways/vol46/iss3/6