Kaisers-lautern or Kaiser-slau[gh]tern?

Cohen, Gerald Leonard gcohen at UMR.EDU
Mon Jun 19 13:36:01 UTC 2006

As they say in Serbo-Croatian, Nema problema.

Gerald/Jerry Cohen
who remembers being called much worse when he umpired the local Little League games

Original message:
> I think that was Jerry Cohen who said it on the list earlier today,
> unless you're remembering a Leonard Cohen song I'm not familiar with
> (he did have a couple of albums I missed in the late 90s) addressing
> the matter...

How embarrassing. My sincerest apologies to Mr Cohen. I was so focused
on not misspelling his name that I latched onto his middle name, which
is harder to spell.

Chris Waigl

The American Dialect Society - http://www.americandialect.org

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