Reblog: Paraprodokians from Mental Floss

Paraprosdokians are linguistic brain scramblers in which the latter part of the sentence isn’t what you expected based on the first part of the sentence, causing you to re-think the entire statement.

I’d like to thank Bonnie Brown for bringing this to my attention.

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