To: Mycroft Holmes
I now strive for colorful and expressive instead of common and crude. It works for me.
Yes, I like the military radio code for acronyms, like Whiskey Tango Foxtrot, for example. Do you have a list of favorites?
Similarly, since I am annoyed by words made up by the press such as "Qaeda" and Qatar"...I have started the "Rocklobster's Redneck Guide to Islamic Spelling".
posted on 06/15/2014 6:27:24 AM PDT
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To: Mycroft Holmes; ROCKLOBSTER
I’ve got first dibs on CHARLEY FOXTROT.
(Although it so completely defines the entire elite establishment it may suffer from overexposure...)
posted on 06/15/2014 6:44:20 AM PDT
by Unrepentant VN Vet
(Needs but one foe to breed a war, and those who have not swords can still die upon them.)
There is little that is as fine as frog's fur and much that is lower than a snake's belly. As English fears no competition it steals words from everybody making a rich pallet to play in.
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posted on 06/15/2014 6:47:34 AM PDT
by Mycroft Holmes
(The fool is always greater than the proof.)
Do you have a list of favorites?
FUBAR - perfect description of Obama administration.....
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