[Ads-l] Facebookery by an Oklahoman

Laurence Horn laurence.horn at YALE.EDU
Thu Aug 17 11:37:30 EDT 2017


I doubt it’s a slip.  Oklahoma is somewhat Southwest of the epicenter of “needs washed” territory, but not all that far; cf. http://ygdp.yale.edu/phenomena/needs-washed for our overview.

LH

> On Aug 16, 2017, at 10:59 PM, Barretts Mail <mail.barretts at GMAIL.COM> wrote:
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> This looks like yet another example of “it needs washed”. 
> 
> BB
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>> On 16 Aug 2017, at 19:17, Wilson Gray <hwgray at GMAIL.COM> wrote:
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>> "I know this is geared towards women. But men need screened too."
>> 
>> Could be just a slip, of course.
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>> -- 
>> -Wilson
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