Dolly, cloning and puns

Steven Pirie-Shepherd srps at galactose.mc.duke.edu
Fri Apr 11 12:00:24 EST 1997


j a witkowski (witkowsk at cshl.org) wrote:

: One deplorable outcome of the Dolly cloning was the large number of bad puns
: that it spawned (cloned?). "Nature" news & views led the way with "An udder
: way of making sheep" and another one was "Ewe know this is only going to
: lead to trouble, baaad trouble."

: I would be grateful if you would send me any other examples that you have
: come across. Thank you.

The very fact that the animal is called Dolly because she was cloned from
an udder cell (Dolly Parton!) is quite amusing.

--

__________________________________________________
Steven Pirie-Shepherd	srps at galactose.mc.duke.edu
919.684.8986		919.684.8689 FAX
-=pithy phrase=-




More information about the Bioforum mailing list