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Subject:Re: Ban the Semicolon? From:peter <pnewman1 -at- optonline -dot- net> To:"TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- raycomm -dot- com> Date:Thu, 14 Mar 2002 03:56:33 -0500
On Thursday 14 March 2002 12:54 am, Kevin Christy wrote:
> Andy Rooney wants to see the semicolon banned from the English language.
> Makes me wonder... I use it all the time.
> See http://www.newsandopinion.com/0302/rooney.html
Andy Rooney is a clever humorist. who writes a lot of tongue-in-cheek
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