Laurence Horn laurence.horn at YALE.EDU
Mon Nov 8 00:03:05 UTC 2010

At 5:26 PM -0500 11/7/10, Ben Zimmer wrote:
>On Sun, Nov 7, 2010 at 9:02 AM, Laurence Horn <laurence.horn at> wrote:
>>  At 9:05 AM -0500 11/7/10, Ben Zimmer wrote:
>>>Today's "Doonesbury" has Roland Hedley saying to a fictional Dubya,
>>>"Mr. President, let's talk about the big magilla -- your decision to
>>>invade Iraq."
>>  I have this picture of a triangular wrestling ring containing, one in
>>  each corner, the Big Kahuna, the Big Enchilada, and the Big Magilla,
>>  each dressed in his (or her?) traditional ethnic garb.   Am I missing
>>  a fourth contenduh?
>How about Bill Parcells, aka the Big Tuna?
Excellent candidate; he even rhymes with the Big Kahuna.


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