Posted by Jay Livingston
The MLA parodists, Aaron Winter and Andy Warren, are worth detour. This year, they’ve done letters of application and recommendation.
The allusions are literary, but you don’t have to be an insider to get most of them. (I never took Latin, but I’m guessing that the motto of their Riverdale University, “Ex limoni ut mellitus,” is something like, “When you have lemons, make lemonade.”)
The full file, with links to back issues, is here.