TSS - Send in the Clowns and Other Noise

Clown Facts

  • Clowns have been around since 2400 BCE in Egypt [I wonder if they have clowns in their tombs?].
  • Clown International in England is the oldest clown country club of sorts.[ I wonder what their member's only jacket looks like?]
  • Coulrophobia is the fear of clowns.
  • John Wayne Gacy was a serial killer known as the "Killer Clown".  [Do you think he killed because his parents named him John Wayne?!]
  • I watched the flick Killer Klowns from Outer Space many moons ago, but don't remember a freakin' thing about it.  I'm sure I laughed.
  • These definitions from Urban Dictionary made me giggle. 
  • There's a very popular Clown Forum where you can find and speak all things clown.  
  • There's even a Clown Prayer, what the what?!
But, why is all of this relevant you might ask?  Duh!  We want you to join us in an early Holla-Halloween-Horror in September.  There is power in numbers, friends.  Those who cry out in fear together, stay together.

Plus.  I still have six noses to give away.  (Remember I'm mailing them out to the first who e-mail me their snail mail).

So who are these krazy kids who will be joining us so far? [If there's an ** by your name that means you've e-mailed me your addy.  Noses will be sent out at the end of next week]

Trish @ Love, Laughter, and a Touch of Insanity [she also inadvertently started this madness]**
Natalie @ Coffee and a Book Chick **
Vasily @ 1330v Thoughts of an Eclectic Reader
Care @ Care's Online Book Club**
Maree @ Just Add Books
Patti @ Peppermint PhD
Angela @ Avanta Knits**
Lu @ Regular Ruminations**

We're still working on:

Ti @ Book Chatter
Zibilee @ Raging Bibliomania

So, go get your copy of IT by Stephen King [#italong] and join us for our readalong in September.  If not, we just might send in the clowns.

Much love,

Princess Clown Nose


  1. This post made me laugh. I think it's a great idea and a fun way to get people to join in. Sounds like a good time. School starts up in a week so I won't be joining any new projects for a while, but this one tempts me.

  2. I thought about joining lately but I am such a wuss lately at night!! I think I'd be too terrified!

    1. There is no fear here. Er, well, that's perhaps a lie because I'm sure I might get a wee bit sckirrd.

  3. Hahaha, I so saw where this post was going! Alas I read It in February, and I'm just not ready for it again! But y'all are going to love it/be appropriately terrified of it!

    1. Yes I can see how reading it AGAIN so quickly after the first time was not long ago would be rough going!

  4. I can't believe you laughed at Killer Klowns from Outer Space! I first watched that movie as a child and it scared the crap out of me! Just emailed you!

  5. I'M IN! Oh dear God help me. I've committed. And should be committed.

  6. You forgot the clown barf. Go ahead. Google it. You know you want to.

  7. I'm joining in the clownish fun!


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