Re: Superfluous modifier contest

Subject: Re: Superfluous modifier contest
From: David Blyth <dblyth -at- QUALCOMM -dot- COM>
Date: Tue, 30 Jan 1996 03:03:16 0700

Hi all;

>How to play: Send in examples of the most memorable useless
>modifiers from your own work or the work of others. Authors may
>remain anonymous to protect the guilty.

>Grand Prize: Transitory fame, fleeting glory ... (cash value: zip-point-...)

My first entry is "transitory fame". My second, "fleeting glory". ;)

David (The Man)
Tech Writer


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