more fan-hitting

Joel S. Berson Berson at ATT.NET
Sat Oct 11 19:22:44 UTC 2008

At 10/11/2008 01:04 PM, Arnold M. Zwicky wrote:
>Sewer fees hit the fan for some Mandarin residents.
>ARM Resets to Hit the Fan in 2008
>Sewer-rate hike could hit the fan. City Councilor Alan Kazanjian says
>now is not the time for a city sewer-rate increase.
>economic usages and sewer-related usages seem to predominate.

The latter is not too surprising, I suppose.  But as Arnold certainly
has observed (but not said), the first is surely a misprint for "feces".

(Just kidding about the misprint, of course.)

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