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Thu Nov 18 09:20:03 UTC 1999
From: Mike Calvert <mcalvert at enterpe.com>
To: ADS-L at LISTSERV.UGA.EDU <ADS-L at LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>
Date: Thursday, November 18, 1999 12:15 AM
Subject: phonetic phumble
>For your amusement and edification, I pass on yet more evidence that the
>road to hell is paved with good intentions.
>MIAMI (AP) Federal officials hoping to inform Haitian residents in the
>Creole language about subsidized housing have delivered a pamphlet
>written in an imitation Jamaican dialect.
>Its a tough read:
>Yuh as a rezedent, ave di rights ahn di rispansabilities to elp mek yuh
>HUD-asisted owzing ah behta owme fi yuh ahn yuh fambily, the pamphlet
Cecil's already on it...http://www.straightdope.com/
In other news...spotted McMansion in Doonesbury this morning (18 Nov).
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