paul johnson paulzjoh at MTNHOME.COM
Thu Jan 31 01:18:33 UTC 2013

paul johnson

Change, or just someone who has a poor vocabulary, but did watch reruns
of MASH?  I was listening when this was said, my feeling was triage was
being used instead of losses / bleeding.
On 1/30/2013 6:43 PM, Jonathan Lighter wrote:
> This might bea new meaning or just goofy application of the old one. (But
> remember that change begins somewhere....)
> Ashley Banfield reports that BlackBerry shares have lost 76% of their value
> in the past couple of years, "and that's what we call *triage*!"
> JL
> --
> "If the truth is half as bad as I think it is, you can't handle the truth."
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> The American Dialect Society -

Somehow, the future just ain't the waY it used to be!

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