"Thanks! I Needed That!" (UNCLASSIFIED)

Mullins, Bill AMRDEC Bill.Mullins at US.ARMY.MIL
Wed Aug 25 15:14:52 UTC 2010

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> -----Original Message-----
> From: American Dialect Society [mailto:ADS-L at LISTSERV.UGA.EDU] On
Behalf Of
> Wilson Gray
> Sent: Tuesday, August 24, 2010 5:39 PM
> Subject: Re: "Thanks! I Needed That!"
> This is not to say that I ever saw any such movie or even that any
> such movie ever existed. I can't recall, one way or the other. It
> could even be the case that I only *heard* this on the radio as part
> of  some parody of a doesn't-hesitate-to-hurt-a-bitch-if-she-needs-it
> movie tough guy.

Sean Connery in _Playboy_, Nov 1965:  "I don't think there is anything
particularly wrong about hitting a woman ... If a woman is a bitch, or
hysterical, or bloody-minded continually, then I'd do it." "

I'm still waiting for that one to get into YBQ . . . .
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