Limericks, Rated G


The one way to get Aunty to frown
Is to shut the electric grid down,
For up in her tower,
She doesn’t have power,
As Master Blaster runs Bartertown.

Aunty Entity, played by Tina Turner in the 1985 Australian post-apocalyptic film Mad Max: Beyond Thunderdome, is the founder and leader of a desert settlement called Bartertown. Her authority is challenged by Master Blaster, the formidable pairing of a genius dwarf and a giant enforcer that operates the subterranean methane works supplying the town with electricity.

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