NYT Blogs: Headline from Pogue's Posts

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Sun Oct 9 22:56:23 UTC 2011

On Sun, Oct 9, 2011 at 6:31 PM, Jonathan Lighter <wuxxmupp2000 at gmail.com> wrote:
> The one I recall is "Often imitated, never equaled."

So many "familiar" variants have now popped into my head that I feel
that I've posted WRT favour vs. favor or some other extremely-common,
hence extremely-ordinary, phenomenon. And I can't think of the product
that had this (kind of) slogan. You'd think that a memorable slogan
would bring up the relevant product, but I can't even come up with a

All say, "How hard it is that we have to die!"---a strange complaint
to come from the mouths of people who have had to live.
-Mark Twain

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