Unfinished Analogy


(permanent link) added: 2011-06-20 14:48:07 sponsor: neoYTPism (last reply: 2011-07-17 12:44:58)

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"If horse racing is the sport of kings, then surely bowling is... a very good sport as well!"
- Homer, from The Simpsons

Do We Have This One?? Oh, and I am open to title suggestions.

This is when the earlier part of a statement seems to suggest an analogy, but the ending of the statement suggests the analogy is being scrapped.

Compare/contrast with Metaphorgotten, which had an analogy that ended up not making sense when completed. In Unfinished Analogy, on the other hand, the analogy never came together in the first place.
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