Gregory {Greg} Downing gd2 at IS2.NYU.EDU
Fri Apr 30 13:54:09 UTC 1999

At 09:51 AM 4/30/99 -0400, you wrote:
>At 3:48 AM -0400 4/30/99, Beverly Flanigan wrote:
>>Come to think of it, a non-offensive use of "bugger" is common here too:
>>"He's a cute little bugger"--about a baby, for example.  But I suppose some
>>people might take offense, including some parents.  I was reminded too that
>>"bugger" with a /U/ refers to  nasal residue, but not in MY childhood lexicon.
>I believe that's "booger".
>Larry [Horn]

No, it isnot. (Sorry, couldn't stop myself.)

Greg Downing/NYU, at greg.downing at nyu.edu or gd2 at is2.nyu.edu

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