[Ads-l] "short-bus people"

Laurence Horn laurence.horn at YALE.EDU
Wed May 19 20:29:16 EDT 2021


For a lively look, you might want to check out the award-winning eponymous (well, it’s called “Shortbus”, no space) movie:
https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0367027/
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Shortbus
"A group of New Yorkers caught up in their romantic-sexual milieu converge at an underground salon infamous for its blend of art, music, politics, and carnality.”
It’s not bad if you’re in the right mood for it.

LH

> On May 19, 2021, at 8:17 PM, James Eric Lawson <jel at NVENTURE.COM> wrote:
> 
> Derived from the practice of using short(er) school buses to transport
> students with 'special needs'.
> 
> On 5/19/21 3:55 PM, Jonathan Lighter wrote:
>> What th' -- ?
>> 
>> https://www.yahoo.com/news/qanon-shaman-lawyer-makes-offensive-214435903.html
> 
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> James Eric Lawson
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