[Ads-l] Just heard on a reality show:

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Wed May 13 01:18:47 UTC 2015

"My mother and my stepfather. Uh, I mean, my mother and her husband."

For some reason, the interviewer didn't ask what the distinction was.

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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