"I think it loves us."
Tags:pet, pets, domestic, domestic pets, goldfish, gold fish, goldfish bowl, fish bowl, fish, fishes, love, loving, loves, wholesome, wholesomeness, aquatic, aquarium, aquariums, exotic fish, exotic pet, exotic pets, animal, talking animals, anthro, anthropomorphic, anthropomorphism, anthropomorphise, role reversal, reversal, reverse, reversed, swap, role, role swap, pet owner, owner, ownership, pet care
"You've got the damn thing on inside out!"
"What'll it be, Tyler - your lunch money or heaps of verbal abuse?"
Tags:verbal abuse, bully, bullies, bullying, threat, threats, threaten, threatens, threatening, lunch money, abuse, abusive, abuser, abusers, masculine, masculinity, social pressure, social pressures, pressure, pressures, peer pressure, reversal, reversals, student, students, suffer, suffers, suffering, gossip, gossips, gossiping
"Why don't you come out and join us Tuesday night. We're a group committed to peacefully and nonviolently watching television."
Tags:tv, television, after work, after hours, peace, peaceful, peacefully, working world, working life, persuade, persuasive, persuasion, persuading, word play, word-play, play on words, group, commit, committed, activism, activist, reversal, couch potato, exhausted, water cooler, cooler, businessmen, businessman, office life, office drone, office drones, offices, modern life, modern world, importance, inflate, inflated
You Got Schmutz On Your Face
Tags:schmutz, dirt, dirty face, face, faces, jewish, jew, jewish community, jewish humor, jewish humour, yid, yiddish, hot dog, hot dog cart, street, streets, street vendor, vendor, vendors, mom, mum, mom jokes, mother, mothers, mothering, parents, parental, maternal, backward, backwards, reverse, reversed, reversal, reverse humor, schmutz on your face
"Uh, I'm not ready to have a family"
"Our borders are still way too porous."
Tags:open borders, open border, border, borders, undesirable, undesirables, undesirable element, undesirable elements, peasant, peasants, reversal, reversals, capitalist, capitalists, capitalism, american capitalism, materialist, materialists, materialism, material world, superficial, lifestyle choice, lifestyle choices, modern world, off the grid, going off the grid, immigration, immigrant, immigrants, immigration law, immigration laws, migrant, migrants, bigot, bigots
"OK, he's hooked–now reel him in."
Tags:fishing, fishes, reverse fishing, subvert, subverted, subversion, invert, inverted, inversion, inversions, reverse, reversed, reversal, fish, sea monster, sea, monster, aquatic life, reptiles, reptile, underwater, monstrous, reel him in, hooked, fishhook, fish hook, hook, baits, bait, baiting, baited, fishermen, fisherman, deep sea, meme
"I like to think of myself as a nice guy. Naturally, sometimes you have to step on a few faces."
Tags:ignorance, ignorant, stupid, stupidity, management, upper management, class, class divide, modern america, oligarchy, corporate, corporation, corporations, lay-off, lay-offs, lay off, lay offs, office drone, office drones, big boss, boss, bosses, manager, managers, exec, execs, executive, executives, ladder, career ladder, hypocritical, hypocrite, manager, managers, pithy, play on words, word play, word-play, reversal, ego, egoism
"Everything all right?"
Tags:reverse, reversal, reversed, turn around, turned around, subvert, subverted, customer service, pun, puns, service, service industry, restaurant, restaurants, fine dining, out to eat, eating out, foodie, foodies, waiter, waiters, waitress, waitresses, tray, trays, work, working, gratitude, grateful, polite, manners, good manners, food lover, food lovers
Tags:reversal, reverse, reversed, invert, inverted, inversion, subvert, subverted, subversion, spoof, parody, parodied, imagery, familiar, stereotype, stereotypes, desert, in the desert, hallucinate, hallucination, sand, sands, lost, stranded, suburb, suburbs, suburbia, suburban, urban, modern world, ecology, ecological, environmental, environmentalism, environmentalist, backyard, back yard, lizard, lizards, reptile, reptiles, climate, climates, crawl, crawling, situation, situational, situations
The American Tearoom, Moscow
Tags:reversal, reverse, role reversal, culture, cultural, culture switch, switch, switched, counterpoint, american, tea, tearoom, tearooms, russian tearoom, russian, russia, russia tea rooms, russian tea, teapot, gourmet, high society, teabag, teapot, tea bag, tea pot, exotic, exoticism, exotically, travel, foreign, foreignness, difference, different, parody, parodies, cafe, cafes, service
"I threaten her masculinity."
Tags:gender issue, gender issues, gender inequality, sexist, sexists, misogyny, misogynist, misogynists, masculine, masculinity, emasculated, emasculating, toxic masculinity, toxic-masculinity, reversal, threatened, feeling threatened, undermine, undermined, undermining, powerplay, powerplays, bad relationship, bad relationships, marital fight, marital fights, domestic, domestics, domestic argument, domestic arguments, spousal dispute, spousal disputes
1988 Mr. Nice Guy Pageant-The Swimsuit Category
"The doctor didn't make it."
Tags:operate, operating, operation, operations, surgery, surgeon, surgeries, illness, illnesses, disease, diseases, unhealthy, ill health, get well, get well soon, healthy, health, medical, medicine, medicines, doctor, doctors, hospital, hospitals, healthcare, terminal, dark humor, reversal, role reversal, dark humour, black humor, black humour, gown
"Bill Cosby seems like on hell of a nice guy. He's really asking for it."
Night after night she stares at the lovely sea longing for her husband's departure.
Tags:ghost story, ghost stories, husband, husbands, campfire story, campfire stories, scary story, scary stories, tale, tales, romance, seaside, departure, breakup, breakups, unhappy marriage, unhappy marriages, unhappy, split up, splits up, splitting up, couple, couples, miserable, misery, romance story, romance stories, longing, reversal, reversals
Box Lunch: $10
"Those who ignore history are entitled to repeat it."
Tags:reversal, reversal, history, historian, historians, cliche, cliches, saying, sayings, expression, expressions, wisdom, words of wisdom, repeat, repeats, repeating, those who ignore history, politician, politicians, ignorant, ignorance, ignorance is bliss, ignore, ignores, ignoring, entitled, entitlement, entitlement complex, entitlement complexes, uneducated, ignore the experts, ignoring the experts
"You do yoga like a guy."
Tags:sexist, sexists, reverse sexism, reversal, reversals, reversing, expectation, expectations, stereotype, stereotypes, stereotyping, yoga, yoga instructor, yoga instructors, yoga teacher, yoga teachers, hegemony, misandry, misandrist, gender stereotype, stereotypical, exercise, exercises, flexible, flexibility
"For the most dangerous game, that was awfully easy."
Nothing for me, thanks.
"This is the hole that separates the women from the girls."
Tags:word play, word-play, play on words, lingo, slang, jargon, jargons, golf, golfing, masculine, masculinity, golf course, hole, holes, tee, tees, bunker, bunkers, water, water hazard, reverse, reversed, reversal, reversals, inverted, invert, subvert, subverted, subverting, subverts, leisure, women, woman, girl, girlgang, girl gang
"Operator, I'd like to make a person-to-person call, and I'd like to reverse the roles."