Benjamin Fortson fortson at FAS.HARVARD.EDU
Mon Jan 28 14:48:42 UTC 2002

I came across "moidelize" (i.e., "murdelize") in an editorial cartoon
depicting the Three Stooges--I don't remember if they themselves used it
in any of their episodes. As for "marilyze", presumably we should spell it
"maralyze" since presumably "paralyze" plays a role here somewhere...?


On Mon, 28 Jan 2002, Bruce Dykes wrote:

> Maybe it's "murdelize"? A further corruption of "murderize", as heard from
> Bugs Bunny. At least, that's who I heard it from...
> bkd

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