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Who/what puts the _____ in _____?

Asked by MacBean (19524points) December 16th, 2008

Lots of families put the ‘fun’ in ‘dysfunctional.’
Rod Blagojevich puts the ‘goober’ in ‘gubernatorial.’
I never did figure out exactly who put the ‘ram’ in the ‘rama lama ding dong.’

How else have you seen/heard this phrase used, or used it yourself?

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MacBean's avatar

Fluther is AMAZING.

andrew's avatar

This is what happens when you hold 80% of the database in your head.

La_chica_gomela's avatar

So fluther puts the fizz in your coke, Macbean?

madcapper's avatar

I put the master in masterbation
I put the pro in procrastination
I put the king in f**king
The list goes on…

jlm11f's avatar

mm except the answers in that old Q thread don’t really answer the Q :P

buster's avatar

Who put the bop in the bop sha bop?

La_chica_gomela's avatar

PnL, don’t forget that we did find out that the fluther user, jenjen567, put the ram in the ram- a-lama ding-dong, which is one of the questions in the details section. So I think that Andrew’s answer is right on point.

jlm11f's avatar

chica – i would respond, but i really have never heard that phrase before. so i’ll just shut up :)

Bluefreedom's avatar

Who puts the rum in the coconut?

La_chica_gomela's avatar

pnl, i’ll tell you a secret: me either! i was just trying to sound snooty for theatrical effects.
bluefreedom, what about the lime?

Bluefreedom's avatar

@La chica gomela – that’s what I meant to put (Lime) but I couldn’t remember exactly how it went. What a monumental foul up in my answer there. LOL

Lurve for you, by the way, for setting me and my answer straight. :o)

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joeysefika's avatar

Magnum PI puts the ooh yeah in facial hair

EmpressPixie's avatar

Obama put the Rahm in the Rahm-a-llama-ding-dong.

As to the lime in the coconut…

benseven's avatar

I put the ‘flu in Fluther, currently.

omfgTALIjustIMDu's avatar

@benseven, Me too :( feel better!

AstroChuck's avatar

Who puts the c*** in country music?

janbb's avatar

Who puts the “punk” in “punktuaction”?

Who put Obama in in the White House?


AstroChuck's avatar

I can’t wait until January 20!

augustlan's avatar

I lurve this question!

girlofscience's avatar

I’ve heard, “I put the fun in funeral” from goth kids.

Mtl_zack's avatar

i put the laughter in manslaughter.

omfgTALIjustIMDu's avatar

My friend claims he “puts the bi in the bible.”

madcapper's avatar

@ mtl zack I like that one!

Elumas's avatar

I put the to get her in together.

AstroChuck's avatar

Who put the bomp in the bomp bah bomp bah bomp?
Who put the ram in the rama lama ding dong?
Who put the bop in the bop shoo bop shoo bop?
Who put the dip in the dip da dip da dip?
Who was that man?
I’d like to shake his hand
He made my baby
Fall in love with me (yeah!)

La_chica_gomela's avatar

pnl, i think astrochuck knows the answer
EDIT: oh hey, now i know it too! it’s this guy

AstroChuck's avatar

Damn. I skipped right over Andrew’s answer. Boy, I suck!

La_chica_gomela's avatar

Bluefreedom, no worries, I wouldn’t mind a little rum in my coconut this holiday…or anytime really…

jlm11f's avatar

chica, ahhhh i get it now. thanks!

gargoyle's avatar

I put the F.U. in fun.

LouisianaGirl's avatar

Naked Brother Band Song, Put the banana in the smoothe and shake it all up shake it all up

tjniels's avatar

I’ve heard that Chuck Norris puts the laughter in manslaughter.

MacBean's avatar

@Mtl_zack is Chuck Norris!?

_bob's avatar

Who puts the whoop-ass in the can?

joannamc's avatar

it’s usually me that put the car in the car crash

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