[Ads-l] an obscenity getsa new meaning

Jonathan Lighter wuxxmupp2000 at GMAIL.COM
Tue Jan 24 06:50:26 EST 2017


See HDAS for "cunt cap."

HDAS files lack "pussy cap" entirely.

JL

On Mon, Jan 23, 2017 at 7:07 PM, Wilson Gray <hwgray at gmail.com> wrote:

> On Mon, Jan 23, 2017 at 1:11 AM, Dave Hause <dwhause at cablemo.net> wrote:
>
> > The meaning was prevalent when I first joined in 1965.
>
>
> I can top that. I put on the warsuit in 1959.
>
> But, not even a consult of Gray's *Anatomy* has been of much help in
> letting me see the resemblance.
>
> I wonder what the "flying saucer" was called, before there were flying
> saucers.
>
> --
> -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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