"The [attempted] coupe [against Apple] is over."

George Thompson george.thompson at NYU.EDU
Thu May 4 16:47:47 UTC 2006

Years ago I heard a sports broadcaster boast "I can speak French --
Chevrolet coupe, how about that!"  (or words to that effect)  I
suppose that this is an ancient gag?


George A. Thompson
Author of A Documentary History of "The African Theatre", Northwestern
Univ. Pr., 1998, but nothing much lately.


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