shuckin' and jivin'

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Fri Oct 26 04:04:20 UTC 2012

On Thu, Oct 25, 2012 at 12:46 PM, Ben Zimmer
<bgzimmer at> quoted:
> racially coded

What, exactly, is Waldman trying to say? Or is she merely betng erudite?

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.
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