"New device may have prevented tragedies"
sagehen at WESTELCOM.COM
Tue Jan 29 00:51:31 UTC 2002
>I think Larry's point (if I may be so bold as to speak for him) was that
>in large chunks of New England "so Don't the Pats" isn't at all ambiguous.
> It's just in a stylistic level one wouldn't expect to find in a headline,
> even in Boston.
Aren't arresting, slangy headlines the norm, especially on the sports pages?
Would this have been clear to New Englanders because this particular
inverted syntax was common, or because they'd have known the Pats'
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