Open the door, Richard

Based on a post from yesterday, Fillyjonk has come up with the term priapiumcephaly, which combines scientific lingo for “genitalia” and “head.” It’s almost a certainty that you know at least one individual who can be described in those terms. And while using seven syllables to express an idea that requires only two goes somewhat against my grain, I have to admit that the derivation of this term was sufficiently elegant to leave me with the classic coprophagic grin.


  1. Jeffro »

    1 September 2012 · 5:21 pm

    You would be urinating into a stiff breeze should you resist.

  2. fillyjonk »

    2 September 2012 · 12:49 pm

    Nice to know I did at least one thing that was marginally useful this week.

  3. Joseph Hertzlinger »

    6 September 2012 · 12:55 am

    There’s also “craniosacral,” the term for having one’s head up one’s …

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