Tag: limerick

Winner–2011 Ribald Tales of Entomology

At last! It’s time to reveal our winner! This was a late entry, but it rocketed to the top of the list by popular acclaim. It’s so rude it even took ME back a bit. […]

Ribald Tales of Entomology Limerick Contest: 1st Runner up

It’s time for another reveal of a naughty winner in the contest! I’m at the Entomological Society of America Meetings right now, so it’s time to wind things up. As you may remember, the ESA […]

Ribald Tales of Entomology Limerick Contest: Honorable Mention #4

Our winner today is an Honorable Mention for Best Traditional Format Limerick. And by traditional, I mean they used the word “Nantucket.”  Nantucket has been an integral part of dirty limericks since shortly after Europeans […]

Ribald Tales of Entomology Limerick Contest: Honorable Mention #3

It’s time for another reveal of a winner in the contest! I’ll keep counting them down right up until the Entomological Society of America Meeting. As you may remember, the ESA is sponsoring a “clean” […]

Ribald Tales of Entomology Limerick Contest: Honorable Mention #2

It’s time for another reveal of a naughty winner in the contest! I’ll keep counting them down right up until the Entomological Society of America Meeting. As you may remember, the ESA is sponsoring a […]

Ribald Tales of Entomology Limerick Contest: Honorable Mention #1

At last! The first of our winners! This malacological limerick didn’t follow the “should be an arthropod” rule, but hey, this contest is all about being naughty and transgressive. So screw the rules! Honorable Mention: Best […]