[Ads-l] "Noun adjective."

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Sun Nov 9 20:47:22 UTC 2014


On Sun, Nov 9, 2014 at 10:15 AM, Yagoda, Ben <byagoda at udel.edu> wrote:
>
> From a 10/31 news report:  "Five football players from California
University of               >  Pennsylvania were arrested and suspended
from the school after police say they beat   > and stomped a man outside an
off-campus restaurant, then fled yelling 'Football strong!'"
> That brought to mind the slogan the city of Boston adopted after the
Marathon bombing  > of 2013: "Boston strong."


Vibe - Mar 2007 - Page 95
books.google.com/books?id=giYEAAAAMBAJ
Vol. 15, No. 3 - ‎Magazine - ‎Full view

There's strong. And then there's Army Strong.
-- 
-Wilson
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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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