Style Invitational
Style Invitational
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Style Invitational Week 1116: Punning in Place—make a geographic neologism
(The Washington Post, March 19, 2015; 11:19 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1115: Make your own headline typo
(The Washington Post, March 12, 2015; 11:20 AM)
 
Mother goosers: The Style Invitational (someone’s) Mama jokes from Week 1110
(The Washington Post, March 5, 2015; 10:14 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1113: It’s birthday parody time! Plus fake D.C. trivia.
(The Washington Post, February 26, 2015; 10:12 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1112: We want some SHARP neologisms; plus winning valentines
(The Washington Post, February 19, 2015; 11:52 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1111: When you riff upon a store — plus ‘joint legislation’ results
(The Washington Post, February 12, 2015; 11:51 AM)
 
The Style Invitational ‘joint legislation’ results with translations
(The Washington Post, February 12, 2015; 11:48 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1110: The mama of all humor — tell a [someone’s] Mama joke
(The Washington Post, February 5, 2015; 11:56 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1109: Fictoids of Columbia — tell us some fake D.C. trivia
(The Washington Post, January 29, 2015; 11:42 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1108: Hearts of dorkness — your funny valentine
(The Washington Post, January 22, 2015; 11:05 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1107: Bill us now — our biennial ‘joint legislation’ contest
(The Washington Post, January 15, 2015; 11:43 AM)
 
Style Invitational contest Week 1106: Resolutions for Jan. 1, 2115
(The Washington Post, January 8, 2015; 12:23 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1105: A lit obit of fun — write a poem for the late of 2014
(The Washington Post, December 31, 2014; 12:11 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1104: HOW’s this? Compare 2 things with the same abbrev.
(The Washington Post, December 24, 2014; 11:38 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1103: Themes good to us — pair a TV show and a song
(The Washington Post, December 18, 2014; 11:36 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1102: Let’s get Sirius:
(The Washington Post, December 11, 2014; 12:01 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1101: The year in redo — enter one of the past year’s contests
(The Washington Post, December 4, 2014; 11:58 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1100: Pun & ink — tell us a mini-story that ends in a groaner
(The Washington Post, November 26, 2014; 11:36 AM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1099: Yours for the asking — it’s Questionable Journalism
(The Washington Post, November 20, 2014; 2:36 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1098: It’s prime time for creative Amazon reviews
(The Washington Post, November 13, 2014; 2:58 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1097: Futz your sign — ‘Clarify’ a horoscope
(The Washington Post, November 6, 2014; 2:43 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1096: Colorful captions for black-and-white cartoons
(The Washington Post, October 30, 2014; 1:30 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1095: The best/worst of the good ideas/bad ideas
(The Washington Post, October 23, 2014; 2:34 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1094: TAXI’s the fare in Tour de Fours XI; plus ‘rude word’ poems
(The Washington Post, October 16, 2014; 2:50 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1093: You’re only as rich as you fee—send us bad business ideas
(The Washington Post, October 9, 2014; 3:33 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1092: Are we having funds yet? Make up another ‘challenge.’
(The Washington Post, October 2, 2014; 2:57 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1091: Turn a good idea into a bad one with 1 weird trick!
(The Washington Post, September 25, 2014; 1:30 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1090: Talk undirty to us, in a poem with a ‘rude-sounding’ word
(The Washington Post, September 18, 2014; 3:43 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1089: It’s E-Z Find-a-Word — your own! (But our way.)
(The Washington Post, September 11, 2014; 3:04 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1088: Our winning F-word limericks! (No, not that F-word.)
(The Washington Post, September 4, 2014; 2:11 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1087: The core ridiculum — courses you’d like to see
(The Washington Post, August 28, 2014; 2:54 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1086: Play the dozens with 12-letter words
(The Washington Post, August 21, 2014; 3:44 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1085: Eww-venirs
(The Washington Post, August 14, 2014; 3:17 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1084: Fi-, fo- ... go! It’s Limerixicon XI
(The Washington Post, August 7, 2014; 3:05 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1083: Good thing there’s no app for that
(The Washington Post, July 31, 2014; 2:56 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1082: Band on the Pun — slightly alter the name of a music act
(The Washington Post, July 24, 2014; 2:44 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1081: It’s the stupidity, stupid — be a dumb-ask
(The Washington Post, July 17, 2014; 2:58 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1080: The dactyls and the terror
(The Washington Post, July 10, 2014; 2:59 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1079: Little riddle rhymes; and the winning car ‘fictoids’
(The Washington Post, July 3, 2014; 2:44 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1078: Hyphen the Terrible — neologisms plus winning parodies
(The Washington Post, June 26, 2014; 1:55 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1077: Time marches Swiftly; plus a run of bank headlines
(The Washington Post, June 19, 2014; 3:10 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1076: Double dactyls and ScrabbleGrams neologisms
(The Washington Post, June 12, 2014; 2:17 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1075: Falsity is Job One — write some fake auto trivia
(The Washington Post, June 5, 2014; 2:56 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1074: Parody hopping: Describe one show with a tune from another
(The Washington Post, May 29, 2014; 3:37 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1073: Mess With (Y)our Heads; plus poems made of little words
(The Washington Post, May 22, 2014; 3:34 PM)
 
Week 1072: The Tile Invitational — our second ScrabbleGrams contest
(The Washington Post, May 15, 2014; 3:50 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1071: A pair of threes — same abbreviation, different meanings
(The Washington Post, May 8, 2014; 4:28 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1070: Colt following — the winning foal names, and now ‘grandfoals’
(The Washington Post, May 1, 2014; 2:53 PM)
 
Style Invitational Week 1069: Big thoughts, little words; plus more from recent contests
(The Washington Post, April 24, 2014; 5:00 PM)
 
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