Imagine that you're either a nonnative English speaker or a person inclined to visualize well-worn metaphors, and you come upon this monosyllabic mashup:
Dems punt tax vote to lame duck
Can a lame duck return a punt? Can a lame brain pluck a verb from a run of three dual use nouns?
See also: Boxer Targets Fiorina's Palin Tie and my favorite, New Breast Screening Limits Face Reversal.