[Ads-l] Combining two people's names: Javanka

Robin Hamilton robin.hamilton3 at VIRGINMEDIA.COM
Wed Jun 7 03:27:15 EDT 2017


That'll be MacSpaunday to you.  (Two names good, four names better.)

R.

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>     On 07 June 2017 at 08:00 Mark Mandel <thnidu at GMAIL.COM> wrote:
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>     On Jun 3, 2017 11:56 PM, "Barretts Mail" wrote *[boldface added]: *
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>     The example of
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>     * Rob*ert Pattinson + Kri*sten* Stewart = Robsten
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>     is an interesting combination of a first name and a last name,
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>     Er, no, it isn't. You may have been momentarily misled by the graphical
>     similarity between the *-sten* of *Kristen* and the *stew-* of *Stewart*.
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>     Mark
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