FW: shock rock, cock rock

Laurence Horn laurence.horn at YALE.EDU
Sun Dec 12 03:35:29 UTC 2004

>I knew "greaser" from the mid-late 60s in central Illinois (an area with
>essentially zero Mexican visibility) and the usage seemed to be street

On the subject of eggcorns, reanalyses, and loss of transparency--I
can't help wondering who will be the first to spot this word
hyphenated between the <o> and the <t>...


>with greased ducktail haircuts.
>Dave Hause, dwhause at jobe.net
>Ft. Leonard Wood, MO

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