amber/yellow lights

Dennis R. Preston preston at PILOT.MSU.EDU
Fri Nov 30 02:06:34 UTC 2001

For us hillbillies this was, I think, always pink.


>I've often heard a light called orange, but only as a
>joke meaning not quite red but no longer yellow as in
>"Hey you just ran a red light." "Nah, it was just
>--- James Smith <jsmithjamessmith at YAHOO.COM> wrote:
>>  Just to confuse things, I have heard the middle
>>  light
>>  called "orange".  Can't remember where this was,
>>  though.
>>  =====
>>  James D. SMITH                 |If history teaches
>>  anything
>>  SLC, UT                        |it is that we will
>>  be sued
>>  jsmithjamessmith at     |whether we act
>>  quickly and decisively
>>                                 |or slowly and
>>  cautiously.
>>  __________________________________________________
>>  Do You Yahoo!?
>>  Yahoo! GeoCities - quick and easy web site hosting,
>>  just $8.95/month.
>Do You Yahoo!?
>Yahoo! GeoCities - quick and easy web site hosting, just $8.95/month.

Dennis R. Preston
Department of Linguistics and Languages
Michigan State University
East Lansing MI 48824-1027 USA
preston at
Office: (517)353-0740
Fax: (517)432-2736

More information about the Ads-l mailing list