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Mad-Lib Newspapers

Local and national news daily, in Mad-Lib form
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Every day you get your local and/or national news, but most of the verbs, nouns, adverbs, and adjectives are replaced with blanks and you get to fill in your own.

"Bush signs peace treaty"

becomes, perhaps,

"Bush impregnates peace monkey"

Let the good times roll!

DeathNinja, Jul 25 2003

One Example http://www.martynal...y_words_poptart.htm
Hover over blank to reveal. [gnomethang, Oct 05 2004]

Another one - I must stop now, I can't breathe from laughing http://www.martynal...fy_words_almost.htm
[gnomethang, Oct 05 2004]


       //verbs, nouns, adverbs, and adjectives // doesn't leave much text at all really.
po, Jul 25 2003

       Yeah, and MadLibs require two people in order to play properly.
phoenix, Jul 25 2003

       This would work for on-line news reports.
phundug, Jul 25 2003

       Maybe if the newsreaders played Mad-Libs with each other to avoid undue mental strain to the audience.
chud, Jul 25 2003

       Newsreaders already present the news without mental strain to the audience.
snarfyguy, Jul 25 2003

       Baked I'm afraid.
Satirical News Quiz 'Have I Got News For You' on the BBC has been doing this for *Ians* (Hislop)
See Link
gnomethang, Jul 25 2003

       // This would work for on-line news reports. //   

       Insofar as madlibs 'work'. I think they're asinine, but whatever turns your crank.
waugsqueke, Jul 25 2003


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