[Ads-l] No = 'yes; truly'

Jonathan Lighter wuxxmupp2000 at GMAIL.COM
Sun Nov 6 15:01:36 EST 2016


Chuck Todd on _Meet the Press_:  "They were huge for Obama, [but] they've
been stagnant this cycle."

Tom Brokaw: "No, they have been."

Brokaw went on to elaborate the stagnation.

JL

JL



On Wed, May 4, 2016 at 11:56 PM, Wilson Gray <hwgray at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Wed, May 4, 2016 at 12:18 PM, Jonathan Lighter <wuxxmupp2000 at gmail.com>
> wrote:
>
> > On Sun, May 1, 2016 at 9:03 PM, Wilson Gray <hwgray at gmail.com> wrote:
> >
> > > Is this a variant?
> > >
> > > https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V5GSq4Hea6E
> >
>
> So, it's *not* a variant. The Magic version is commonplace among the
> colored. Yeah, naw.
>
>
> --
> -Wilson
> -----
> 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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