chock/chuck (it) up (to)

Joel S. Berson Berson at ATT.NET
Mon Sep 5 02:40:10 UTC 2011

At 9/4/2011 08:06 PM, Laurence Horn wrote:
> >
> > I did wonder for a time, what's in "chalk full o'nuts"?
> >
>Safer not to ask, but I'm sure it's a good coffee to drink alongside
>one's chalk steak or ground chalk.

I was once told never to ask what it was on my plate at Japanese
restaurants.  (But everything on the plate was edible.

Is Ben looking into this?


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