Joel S. Berson Berson at ATT.NET
Mon Apr 19 15:53:35 UTC 2010

At 4/19/2010 11:13 AM, Laurence Horn wrote:
>At 8:38 AM -0500 4/19/10, Cohen, Gerald Leonard wrote:
>>There's Hebronics.  For the humorous details, just check Google.
>>Gerald Cohen
>I thought "Hillbonics" was a reference to (faux) Appalachian (as in
>"hillbilly") rather than to (faux) Yinglish, which as mentioned was
>usually "Hebonics" (non-rhotically), at least in the web versions I

The (Jewish) lamb may be led astray to the site "hebronics.org",
written by a Christian, and "a dyed in the wool conservative" to boot
-- and apparently having nothing to do with Yinglish.


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