[Ads-l] words connected to a single provenance

Barretts Mail mail.barretts at GMAIL.COM
Tue Aug 28 01:12:06 EDT 2018

There is a conventional meaning of “Friend of Dorothy” (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Friend_of_Dorothy <https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Friend_of_Dorothy>). Is there a new meaning of “Dorothy”?

Benjamin Barrett
Formerly of Seattle, WA

> On 27 Aug 2018, at 17:47, James A. Landau <JJJRLandau at NETSCAPE.COM> wrote:
> munchkin, I don't believe we're in Kansas any more, and hasn't "Dorothy" acquired a meaning in the LGBT community?

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