victor steinbok aardvark66 at GMAIL.COM
Mon Apr 19 19:59:24 UTC 2010

Well, this was a part of my post on leathernecks well before his visit
(the take-off point being residents of Pennsylvania being referred to
as "leathernecks"). Of course, with the volume of blabbering that I
put out, it may be hard to keep track of.


On Mon, Apr 19, 2010 at 2:16 PM, Laurence Horn <laurence.horn at yale.edu> wrote:
> At 1:49 PM -0400 4/19/10, victor steinbok wrote:
>>What brought this on is the connection between South Carolina and
>>"weasels"--which used to be the state nickname.
> It would have been nice to know this before Gov. Sanford came to Yale
> earlier this month to rouse his audience against the immorality and
> ethical lapses of Obama and his fellow socialists or nazis or
> whatever it is at the moment...
> LH

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