[Ads-l] Archetypal Advertisement: Eat at Joe's

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Wed Feb 1 18:49:39 EST 2017


On Wed, Feb 1, 2017 at 6:23 PM, Baker, John <JBAKER at stradley.com> wrote:

> Of course, "Joe sent me" is entirely different from "Eat at Joe's."


That's why I preceded my comments with

> Apropos of nothing,

lest it be thought that I was trying to make some relevant point. I was
considering the addition of "GI _Joe_." Fortunately, I didn't.


-- 
-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

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


More information about the Ads-l mailing list