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#1 2019-01-16 17:12:14

David Bird
From: Montréal, QC
Registered: 2009-07-28
Posts: 1623

"Junk start" for jump start

I saw this beaut on r/boneappletea. A junk start would be needed to reanimate that piece of junk you call a car. Or maybe it’s just a crappy way to start anything.

If you need a tow, a junk start, flat tire change or even a unlock! Give me a call
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dear KAKA,
thanks you for gave a junk start for the charmis cold engine…
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all the way with OX ……LET GO SEN JOE ……. I WANT YOU TO JUNK START DE THING …!!!!!!!!
calypso showdown

I am personally asking God – 40 000 fasts : 1-40 days – 40 000 hours of prayers – 400 sums
To bring God down so that we have the momentum to fill the earth.
To junk start us
Praise the Lord!
Fasting crusade

See also the simbling junk drive << jump drive



#2 2019-01-20 07:02:41

Dixon Wragg
From: Cotati, California
Registered: 2008-07-04
Posts: 1365

Re: "Junk start" for jump start

David Bird wrote:

...To junk start us…
Fasting crusade

Must be a reference to the traditional junk food binge with which they ring in the fasting crusade. And by “ring in”, I mean onion rings.



#3 2019-01-24 19:06:41

From: Victoria, BC
Registered: 2007-08-28
Posts: 2697

Re: "Junk start" for jump start

An eggcorn, a very palpable eggcorn.

Hatching new language, one eggcorn at a time.



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