23.1688, The votes are in--Brenda Boerger is the winner of the Limerick Contest!

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Subject: 23.1688, The votes are in--Brenda Boerger is the winner of the Limerick Contest!

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Date: Mon, 02 Apr 2012 13:14:17
From: LINGUIST List [linguist at linguistlist.org]
Subject: Read funny limericks and show your support today!

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Dear LINGUIST List Subscribers,

The votes are in--and the winning Limerick has been chosen! 

"There once was a linguist that's Sweet,
Who could place London speech within feet.
This philologist told
Of Germanic of old,
But left us before he could tweet."

We thank our winner Brenda Boerger, and all of those who wrote 
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