Marc Sacks msacks at WORLD.STD.COM
Sun Sep 15 03:20:29 UTC 2002

More than thirty years ago I heard someone (a Lutheran minister, no
less) refer to fundamentalists as "fundies." This is probably a related

Marc Sacks
msacks at

David Bergdahl wrote:

>On Yahoo's UK site: ""His death would have seeped through the 'fundo'
>(Islamic fundamentalist) network, not just in Afghanistan but in Pakistan
>also," he said. "These groups in Pakistan would not have been able to keep
>it secret."
>A google search reveals lots of sites for "a working ranch" in Argentina but
>none for Islamic terrorists.  Is this a new word or a Britishism?
>"Raffiniert ist der Herr Gott, aber Boshaft ist er nicht"
>--Albert Einstein

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