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Dennis R. Preston preston at PILOT.MSU.EDU
Tue Jun 25 19:33:40 UTC 2002

>Long-standing sports talk (by a player who has just goofed).


>In a message dated 6/25/02 1:43:00 PM Eastern Daylight Time,
>laurence.horn at YALE.EDU writes:
>>  oopsie.  our bad.  at least they weren't pornographic.
>which is fine, because I don't have a pornograph.
>Seriously, this is the second time in two days that you have used the
>expression "our bad" or "my bad".  I don't recall ever having heard this
>expression before.
>       - Jim Landau

Dennis R. Preston
Department of Linguistics and Languages
Michigan State University
East Lansing MI 48824-1027 USA
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