[Ads-l] to ninja-slip

Benjamin Barrett gogaku at IX.NETCOM.COM
Thu Oct 8 04:51:44 UTC 2015


OMG. A title you could not write in a novel because nobody would believe it. And it has an average review of 3.7.

In any case, I think “Ninja Fuck Master” is three nouns, along the lines of “warrior judo master."

I had trouble with the link. Here’s a bit.ly <http://bit.ly/> version: http://bit.ly/1VG2lKo <http://bit.ly/1VG2lKo>

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> Il giorno 7 ott 2015, alle ore 17:01, Laurence Horn <laurence.horn at yale.edu> ha scritto:
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> Poster:       Laurence Horn <laurence.horn at YALE.EDU>
> Subject:      Re: to ninja-slip
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>> On Oct 7, 2015, at 7:46 PM, Benjamin Barrett <gogaku at IX.NETCOM.COM> =
> wrote:
>> =20
>> Following up on my post on ninja-slipping yesterday, here are some =
> examples of ninja-verbs with my guesses as to the meaning of the ninja =
> portion. Most have to do with stealth.=20
>> =20
>> None of these verbs have many hits on Google, but clearly this is a =
> productive morpheme.=20
> 
> Indeed, as eloquently demonstrated by the entries at=20
> 
> http://tinyurl.com/odtvw8x
> http://tinyurl.com/oroe6td
> 
> and the title of the book at this link (although I can't vouch for the =
> bracketing):
> =
> http://www.barnesandnoble.com/w/abraham-lincoln-catherine-devore/111450038=
> 3
> 
> LH
> 
> 
>> =20
>> 1. to ninja-slip
>> by Planet Petsy @clarepetts
>> =
> https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=3Dhttp-3A__bit.ly_1Q8OWsK&d=3DA=
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> MFFaLQ&m=3D47HsUjkOu4I1kUO71x0rk4Q4E1XSu-uCae7XYq-hUkc&s=3DOB8T-gtFWmXJyGg=
> mOnxG1a5uNjT6xaASlPqzInfuq4U&e=3D=20
>> =20
>> Max the ginger ninja slipped passed all the police and got into the =
> beales house
>> =20
>> [stealth]
>> =20
>> by OldmanJoe
>> =
> https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=3Dhttp-3A__bit.ly_1PjgzkS&d=3DA=
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> MFFaLQ&m=3D47HsUjkOu4I1kUO71x0rk4Q4E1XSu-uCae7XYq-hUkc&s=3DcwmTHN9Xg-FKpYa=
> NW8EOODgwc383bB8-KWR0UEGtH38&e=3D=20
>> =20
>> I just remembered they Ninja slipped a prec cap on weapon damage! So =
> skip that, prec mis-calculation
>> =20
>> [without notice < stealth]
>> =20
>> 2. to ninja-walk
>> by GameWorldLeader
>> =
> https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=3Dhttp-3A__bit.ly_1Lm3ilq&d=3DA=
> wIFaQ&c=3D-dg2m7zWuuDZ0MUcV7Sdqw&r=3DwFp3X4Mu39hB2bf13gtz0ZpW1TsSxPIWYiZRs=
> MFFaLQ&m=3D47HsUjkOu4I1kUO71x0rk4Q4E1XSu-uCae7XYq-hUkc&s=3DgqI8_n0J4UlA9TD=
> CUf4o-wbSENMclb-gKOOFjhpzI60&e=3D=20
>> =20
>> He ninja walked downstairs to undisturb his parents and popped two =
> EGGO waffles in the toaster.
>> =20
>> [stealth; undisturb =3D? not disturb]
>> =20
>> 3. to ninja-run
>> by ElektraAnn14=20
>> =
> https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=3Dhttp-3A__bit.ly_1FXI553&d=3DA=
> wIFaQ&c=3D-dg2m7zWuuDZ0MUcV7Sdqw&r=3DwFp3X4Mu39hB2bf13gtz0ZpW1TsSxPIWYiZRs=
> MFFaLQ&m=3D47HsUjkOu4I1kUO71x0rk4Q4E1XSu-uCae7XYq-hUkc&s=3D1qsBk3tjGErVn2_=
> 84yquP4XJukJ5o9UFtA45OYyl7sU&e=3D=20
>> =20
>> she had a funny feeling that today just might be the day that she got =
> a hunch, she ninja ran all the way to the Hokage=E2=80=99s Mansion (SP!)
>> =20
>> [with power]
>> =20
>> 4. to ninja-jump
>> by acemcmac
>> =
> https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=3Dhttp-3A__bit.ly_1VFD4jB&d=3DA=
> wIFaQ&c=3D-dg2m7zWuuDZ0MUcV7Sdqw&r=3DwFp3X4Mu39hB2bf13gtz0ZpW1TsSxPIWYiZRs=
> MFFaLQ&m=3D47HsUjkOu4I1kUO71x0rk4Q4E1XSu-uCae7XYq-hUkc&s=3DZ0dADObecHgNQ2R=
> l0S9fD3QHLzLSgG48qkpO5nc5SOo&e=3D=20
>> =20
>> yes, they ninja jumped out of the bushes just asking to be hit.=20
>> =20
>> [unexpectedness, in hiding]
>> =20
>> 5. to ninja-jack
>> by jose alirio barreto mendez
>> =
> https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=3Dhttp-3A__bit.ly_1Lzwg7G&d=3DA=
> wIFaQ&c=3D-dg2m7zWuuDZ0MUcV7Sdqw&r=3DwFp3X4Mu39hB2bf13gtz0ZpW1TsSxPIWYiZRs=
> MFFaLQ&m=3D47HsUjkOu4I1kUO71x0rk4Q4E1XSu-uCae7XYq-hUkc&s=3D9mKsWHtH1Ij7_tH=
> WnBNRJvnKqMet21xw3zz-y1TSp3c&e=3D=20
>> =20
>> He ninja jacked me D:
>> =20
>> [unexpectedness?. This appears to have currency in certain games but =
> it doesn=E2=80=99t seem to be related to ninjas.]
>> =20
>> 6. to ninja-eat (eat without permission)
>> by Anonymous
>> =
> https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=3Dhttp-3A__bit.ly_1Lzwpbl&d=3DA=
> wIFaQ&c=3D-dg2m7zWuuDZ0MUcV7Sdqw&r=3DwFp3X4Mu39hB2bf13gtz0ZpW1TsSxPIWYiZRs=
> MFFaLQ&m=3D47HsUjkOu4I1kUO71x0rk4Q4E1XSu-uCae7XYq-hUkc&s=3D08rOPa31iXnoztF=
> VqlUjPLxv462NeCn6mAHuHqkeZzE&e=3D=20
>> =20
>> if he had asked me I totally would not of been so butthurt over it. =
> But no, he ninja ate my food.=20
>> =20
>> [without permission < stealth]
>> =20
>> 7. to ninja-drink
>> author(s) unknown
>> =
> https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=3Dhttp-3A__bit.ly_1FTRWcB&d=3DA=
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> MFFaLQ&m=3D47HsUjkOu4I1kUO71x0rk4Q4E1XSu-uCae7XYq-hUkc&s=3DempKkS9XyAhccnC=
> DWFPPn1_IpH31hJWeUljtZpGTbIs&e=3D=20
>> =20
>> Doesn't realize that I ninja-drank it. Don't ask me what it means, I =
> just did it.
>> Is the only person that can ninja drink a soda pop.
>> =20
>> [stealth?]
>> =20
>> 8. to ninja-fly
>> by feelingsmithy
>> =
> https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=3Dhttp-3A__bit.ly_1L0vZqV&d=3DA=
> wIFaQ&c=3D-dg2m7zWuuDZ0MUcV7Sdqw&r=3DwFp3X4Mu39hB2bf13gtz0ZpW1TsSxPIWYiZRs=
> MFFaLQ&m=3D47HsUjkOu4I1kUO71x0rk4Q4E1XSu-uCae7XYq-hUkc&s=3DrQu7zu7YyOtZuLe=
> 3yvPctJyQTt5ZDdyEIiGgVWdPzM8&e=3D  (has an =E2=80=9CI heart =E2=80=A6=E2=80=
> =9D quote)
>> =20
>> For now, I just want to talk about how I ninja flew my way to Tayuman =
> station to meet up with the BAMF Universe!
>> =20
>> [rapid speed?]
>> =20
>> by krystalclear78=20
>> =
> https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=3Dhttp-3A__bit.ly_1Lm5mKa&d=3DA=
> wIFaQ&c=3D-dg2m7zWuuDZ0MUcV7Sdqw&r=3DwFp3X4Mu39hB2bf13gtz0ZpW1TsSxPIWYiZRs=
> MFFaLQ&m=3D47HsUjkOu4I1kUO71x0rk4Q4E1XSu-uCae7XYq-hUkc&s=3DlK0AGua9Ci1ieyF=
> MSLbSvo2u34o8ssrxXsplBOXBSEA&e=3D=20
>> =20
>> Although it once went off and i think i ninja flew out of bed into the =
> babies room only to find him fine!
>> =20
>> [rapid speed, with force]
>> =20
>> 9. to ninja-type
>> by Dennis M
>> =
> https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=3Dhttp-3A__bit.ly_1jdOqPZ&d=3DA=
> wIFaQ&c=3D-dg2m7zWuuDZ0MUcV7Sdqw&r=3DwFp3X4Mu39hB2bf13gtz0ZpW1TsSxPIWYiZRs=
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> jI_qLaGW7m0MWLGqbquqQUeKunVI&e=3D=20
>> =20
>> She ninja typed my 2 cinder blocks, 2 bricks, in her CPU as I scanned =
> my energy drank, that's right, I said drank and with a quick swipe of my =
> card I was on my merry way.=20
>> =20
>> [speed?]
>> =20
>> 10. to ninja-close
>> by Courtney W
>> =
> https://urldefense.proofpoint.com/v2/url?u=3Dhttp-3A__bit.ly_1LiPcpi&d=3DA=
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> rFh_42YUzfyMX4fScSFinFdqWIv4&e=3D=20
>> =20
>> I was slightly confused as I didn't see him close it out, but maybe he =
> ninja closed it
>> =20
>> [stealth]
>> =20
>> Benjamin Barrett
>> Formerly of Seattle, WA
>> =20
>> Learn Ainu! =
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>> =20
>>> Il giorno 6 ott 2015, alle ore 20:03, Benjamin Barrett =
> <gogaku at ix.netcom.com> ha scritto:
>>> =20
>>> To stealthily slip an object (vt) or to stealthily slip somewhere =
> (vi)
>>> =20
>>> Benjamin Barrett
>>> =20
>>> Inviato da iPhone
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