[Ads-l] First-ever court-ordered pronoun?

Galen Buttitta satorarepotenetoperarotas3 at GMAIL.COM
Sat Mar 7 03:34:36 UTC 2015


One of the best responses I've seen on this list, I think. Zing!

> On Mar 6, 2015, at 18:40, Dan Goncharoff <thegonch at GMAIL.COM> wrote:
> 
> ---------------------- Information from the mail header -----------------------
> Sender:       American Dialect Society <ADS-L at LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>
> Poster:       Dan Goncharoff <thegonch at GMAIL.COM>
> Subject:      Re: First-ever court-ordered pronoun?
> -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
> 
> That's what happens when you ask the courts to get involved in the creation
> of a pronoun...
> 
> DanG
> 
> On Fri, Mar 6, 2015 at 6:38 PM, David Barnhart <dbarnhart at highlands.com>
> wrote:
> 
>> ---------------------- Information from the mail header
>> -----------------------
>> Sender:       American Dialect Society <ADS-L at LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>
>> Poster:       David Barnhart <dbarnhart at HIGHLANDS.COM>
>> Subject:      Re: First-ever court-ordered pronoun?
>> 
>> -------------------------------------------------------------------------------
>> 
>> This is undecipherable.
>> 
>> -----Original Message-----
>> From: American Dialect Society [mailto:ADS-L at LISTSERV.UGA.EDU] On Behalf
>> Of
>> Baron, Dennis E
>> Sent: Friday, March 06, 2015 5:31 PM
>> To: ADS-L at LISTSERV.UGA.EDU
>> Subject: First-ever court-ordered pronoun?
>> 
>> ---------------------- Information from the mail header
>> -----------------------
>> Sender:       American Dialect Society <ADS-L at LISTSERV.UGA.EDU>
>> Poster:       "Baron, Dennis E" <debaron at ILLINOIS.EDU>
>> Subject:      First-ever court-ordered pronoun?
>> 
>> ----------------------------------------------------------------------------
>> ---
>> 
>> 
>> VGhlcmXigJlzIGEgbmV3IHBvc3Qgb24gdGhlIFdlYiBvZiBMYW5ndWFnZToNCg0KRmlyc3QtZXZl
>> 
>> ciBjb3VydC1vcmRlcmVkIHByb25vdW4/DQoNCkluIHdoYXQgY291bGQgYmUgdGhlIGZpcnN0LWV2
>> 
>> ZXIgY2FzZSBvZiBhIGNvdXJ0LW9yZGVyZWQgcHJvbm91biwgYSBVLlMuIEFybXkgdHJpYnVuYWwg
>> 
>> aGFzIG9yZGVyZWQgcHJpc29uIG9mZmljaWFscyB0byB1c2UgYSBmZW1pbmluZSBwcm9ub3VuIHdo
>> 
>> ZW4gcmVmZXJyaW5nIHRvIENoZWxzZWEgTWFubmluZywgd2hvIGhhcyBjaGFuZ2VkIHRoZWlyIGdl
>> 
>> bmRlciBpZGVudGl0eSBmcm9tIG1hbGUgdG8gZmVtYWxlLiAuIC4gLiBJbiBwbGFpbiBFbmdsaXNo
>> 
>> LCB0aGUgQXJteSBkb2VzbuKAmXQgaGF2ZSB0byBjYWxsIGhlciBDaGVsc2VhLCBidXQgaXQgZG9l
>> 
>> cyBoYXZlIHRvIGNhbGwgaGVyIOKAmHNoZS4nDQoNClJlYWQgdGhlIGZ1bGwgcG9zdCBvbiB0aGUg
>> 
>> V2ViIG9mIExhbmd1YWdlOiBodHRwczovL2lsbGlub2lzLmVkdS9ibG9nL3ZpZXcvMjUNCg0KDQoN
>> 
>> Cg0KLS0tLS0tLS0tLS0tLS0tLS0tLS0tLS0tLS0tLS0tLS0tLS0tLS0tLS0tLS0tLS0tLS0tLS0t
>> 
>> LS0tLS0tDQpUaGUgQW1lcmljYW4gRGlhbGVjdCBTb2NpZXR5IC0gaHR0cDovL3d3dy5hbWVyaWNh
>> bmRpYWxlY3Qub3JnDQo=
>> 
>> ------------------------------------------------------------
>> The American Dialect Society - http://www.americandialect.org
> 
> ------------------------------------------------------------
> The American Dialect Society - http://www.americandialect.org

------------------------------------------------------------
The American Dialect Society - http://www.americandialect.org


More information about the Ads-l mailing list