a nice typo

George Thompson george.thompson at NYU.EDU
Mon Dec 17 16:09:43 UTC 2012

"Thanks to a raw-bird alert in Dutchess County,  my wife and I got to see
our first wild Snowy Owl. - and a very accommodating owl at that... never
even had to leave the car! "

(I usually refer to these alerts as "Dial-A-Bird", though now-a-days they
are usually email groups.)


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

The American Dialect Society - http://www.americandialect.org

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