uhm August!!!

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Falsiness: 'the appearance of having had breast-enhancement surgery when that is not the case: what the world sees is what nature bestowed'
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From: Alice Faber
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Subject: Re: [ADS-L] uhm August!!!
Sent: Aug 8, 2010 12:58 PM

On 8/8/10 12:52 PM, David Barnhart wrote:
> August is almost September in the WOTY string of things.
> I'm sure (as anyone can be) that the WOTY for 2010 is going to have a lot to
> do with pollution by oil.
> Just to get things rolling.  It will be interesting to see what the
> Australians and Germans come up with.  And don't forget the banned words.
 From Darren Rovell's (MSNBC sports business columnist) twitter feed
earlier this week:

"Each year, the American Dialect Society chooses a word of the year.
Last year was Tweet. This year I'm betting on VUVUZELA."

For what it's worth...

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