Nobody's Perfect Dept.

Alison Murie sagehen at WESTELCOM.COM
Sun Dec 17 04:22:30 UTC 2006

>Knock off the gratuitous vulgarity.  It demeans us all.  It's almost
 >Tom Zurinskas, USA - CT20, TN3, NJ33, FL4+
"Bullyish"?  Um, would that be anything like the rather hectoring tone of
posts which instruct us in the true sounds of AE and the one & only correct
way of hearing, saying and spelling our common language (not to mention
what definitions & forms  the elements of our vocabulary are allowed to

Just out of curiosity, do you feel that good manners permits you or anyone
to tell others to mind their manners?

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