[Ads-l] Heard: _you guys_ = "you women"

Wilson Gray hwgray at GMAIL.COM
Sat Mar 26 21:37:08 UTC 2016

In an episode of Diagnosis Murder, Dick Van Dyke as Mark Sloan, MD, says to
a group of nuns in their convent:

"Here is what I want _you guys_ to do."

Episode 19: "Sister Michael Wants You"
Date: May 13, 1994
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

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

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