more -gates

Larry Sheldon LarrySheldon at COX.NET
Wed Mar 21 22:17:18 UTC 2012

On 3/21/2012 4:42 PM, Jonathan Lighter wrote:
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> Sender:       American Dialect Society<ADS-L at LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>
> Poster:       Jonathan Lighter<wuxxmupp2000 at GMAIL.COM>
> Subject:      Re: more -gates
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> "Crate-gate."
> Mitt's doggie-transport scandal.
> "Watergate" was in 1972. Please, please let this crap die!

Do we have a gate=gate here?

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