Alice Faber faber at HASKINS.YALE.EDU
Fri Oct 26 04:00:36 UTC 2012

On 10/25/12 11:14 PM, Victor Steinbok wrote:
> Commentary from the WS broadcast, on Romo's strike-out pitch: "That
> pitch is just filthy!" Yet another migration into positive territory.

I've heard that usage for years. Unfortunately, Google Advanced Search
doesn't seem to have a way to limit a search to a date range, making it
hard to present actual evidence!

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