awkward turtle

Amy West medievalist at W-STS.COM
Mon Apr 19 06:22:15 UTC 2010

Granted I was sampling a very small group, but it doesn't seem to
have penetrated into our college population very much. Then again my
class is, with one exception, all second-semester freshmen. They just
might not have been exposed to it yet.

---Amy West

>Date:    Fri, 16 Apr 2010 11:14:56 -0700
>From:    Grant Barrett <gbarrett at WORLDNEWYORK.ORG>
>Subject: Re: awkward turtle
>Thanks, Amy. I'll add the link to the web post.
>Pronate! Nice word.
>The "awkward turtle" thing is so huge I don't know if it can be said
>to be localized.
>Check out all the videos of it:
>Grant Barrett
>grantbarrett at

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