[Ads-l] RES: mannyerism

David Daniel dad at COARSECOURSES.COM
Tue Aug 23 17:09:33 UTC 2016

I figured splatting was not the answer in the context of this list. (I too
only learned of splatting today.) So, what is the answer? 

Poster:       Jonathan Lighter <wuxxmupp2000 at GMAIL.COM>
Subject:      Re: mannyerism

PS: The representation "D----d T---p" has nothing to do with "splatting,"
which is something I've just learned about today, so superannuated am I.


On Tue, Aug 23, 2016 at 12:18 PM, Jonathan Lighter <wuxxmupp2000 at gmail.com>
> Me neither. I also thought of the "aneurysm" connection, but to me it 
> seems far-fetched.
> JL
> On Tue, Aug 23, 2016 at 11:16 AM, Cohen, Gerald Leonard <gcohen at mst.edu>
>> Did "mannyerism" here somehow result from an alteration of 
>> "mannerism" under the influence of "aneurysm"?  (Btw, I had never 
>> come across the pronunciation "mannyerism" before.)
>> G. Cohen
>> ________________________________________
>> Jonathan Lighter [wuxxmupp2000 at GMAIL.COM], Monday, August 22, 2016 7:31
PM, wrote:
>> A D-----d T---p "surrogate" explains to MSNBC that the shocking state 
>> of Hillary Clinton's health can be seen clearly in "her behavior and 
>> mannyerisms."
>> JL
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