[Ads-l] notorious = 'well regarded or recognized'

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Sun Aug 14 19:43:24 UTC 2016

On Sun, Aug 14, 2016 at 3:11 PM, Jim Parish <jparish at siue.edu> wrote:

> derived

As a pun, presumably, since B.I.G. was claiming to be "notorious" for being
a bad motherfucker and not merely claiming to be well-known in the field of

All say, "How hard it is that we have to die!"---a strange complaint to
come from the mouths of people who have had to live.
-Mark Twain

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