[Ads-l] Quote: "There is no such corrupting lie as a problem poorly named."

ADSGarson O'Toole adsgarsonotoole at GMAIL.COM
Sat Aug 17 20:39:24 UTC 2019

Back on August 3rd MAM sent the following inquiry to the list:
> What's ADS, svp?

This inquiry is rather cryptic. It might mean "What's ADS, s'il vous
plait?" ADS is a reference to the American Dialect Society. My
email name on this list has an ADS prefix because it is a specialized
email name which  is primarily dedicated to ADS related communication.

On Sat, Aug 3, 2019 at 12:08 PM Mark Mandel <markamandel at gmail.com> wrote:
> What's ADS, svp?
> On Fri, Aug 2, 2019, 3:48 PM Andy Bach <afbach at gmail.com> wrote:
> > In a SANS newsletter they included[1] that line which has the smack of an
> > adage but, admittedly brief search, came up with nothing, save a few
> > conspiracy theories about government. Any guesses?
> >
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> The American Dialect Society - http://www.americandialect.org

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

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