Arnold Zwicky zwicky at STANFORD.EDU
Tue Dec 23 01:04:02 UTC 2008

i realize now that such reshapings (in favor of a more frequent and
familiar item, even when that doesn't improve the semantics) came up
before on Language Log, under the heading "demi-eggcorns":

AZ, 10/15/07: Cow-towing to Celsius:

AZ, 2/16/08: For you, broccoli rabbi, but NO BIKES:

The American Dialect Society -

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