Consciously created etymythology

Geoffrey Steven Nathan geoffnathan at WAYNE.EDU
Wed Dec 5 10:50:57 UTC 2012

Monday's Pearls Before Swine comic has a great example of a pseudo-acronym-based etymology (with an offer of a second):

Geoffrey S. Nathan
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and Professor, Linguistics Program
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