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Subject:Re: Most annoying word From:"Julia Countryman" <julia -at- dreamcatcher-media -dot- com> To:"TECHWR-L" <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com> Date:Wed, 1 Mar 2006 11:47:22 -0800
That is the cake taker in my book. I had forgotten that one. I had a
college prof who said it throughout lectures in Ecology, and it just doesn't
seem to fit into the scientific vernacular well at all. That drove me
Yesterday is history. Tomorrow is a mystery. And today? Today is a gift.
That's why we call it the present.
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From: "Chad LaCroix" <chad -at- architext-usa -dot- com>
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Sent: Wednesday, March 01, 2006 11:31 AM
Subject: RE: Most annoying word
> I have a couple more before the thread drops.
> "What not" - as in, I went and took a shower, shaved, and what not. I had
> teacher back in grammar school that could not speak for 45 seconds without
> saying it. Even as a child it drove me nuts. I still cringe when someone
> says it.
> Also, any phrase ever made popular by the blue collar comedians:
> "You might be a redneck"
> "Tater Salad"
> ...and many more
> Can they really call themselves "blue collar" anymore, anyway? They're
> multi-millionaires now after all.
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