[Ads-l] new gesture

Benjamin Barrett gogaku at IX.NETCOM.COM
Mon Jun 15 04:55:29 UTC 2015

I don't know that I've seen it before, though it seemed transparent 
enough--but of course I was primed by your e-mail.

Here's a video from February 18 of this year with the sign at about 0:30 in:


Benjamin Barrett
Formerly of Seattle, WA

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> Jonathan Lighter <mailto:wuxxmupp2000 at GMAIL.COM>
> June 14, 2015 at 3:56 AM
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> Sender: American Dialect Society <ADS-L at LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>
> Poster: Jonathan Lighter <wuxxmupp2000 at GMAIL.COM>
> Subject: new gesture
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> At the end of this Tire Rack commercial from last year is a "breaking
> heart" gesture that I've never seen before. The first few times I saw it,
> I couldn't even figure out what was going on.
> Watch the girl on the left.
> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ott-SmHYYso
> JL

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