[Ads-l] re-up

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Fri Dec 9 20:32:50 EST 2016

On Fri, Dec 9, 2016 at 12:57 PM, Jonathan Lighter <wuxxmupp2000 at gmail.com>

> CNN advises us to "get re-upped on" our MMR vaccinations.

What does that mean? "Get up to date - or should that be "up-to-date"? - on
our MMR vaccinations" or some such?

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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