need V-ed

Arnold M. Zwicky zwicky at CSLI.STANFORD.EDU
Sun Jul 9 16:13:22 UTC 2006

a recent IdiotBOX cartoon by Matt Bors, "Lawn Order", has, in its
first panel:

If there is one thing *on the planet* that can cajole fat inert
Americans out of their *TV* induced comas it's a lawn that needs mowed.


and where, you ask, does Matt Bors come from?  Canton., Ohio,
apparently.  ah...

arnold (zwicky at

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