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#1 2006-03-03 21:26:23

From: Winchester Massachusetts
Registered: 2005-10-25
Posts: 674

'commie-kaze' for 'kamikaze'

More often seen as the name of a mixed drink, but occasionally an eggcorn. As such, it’s a relic of the cold-war reflex of blaming every bad tendency on the Reds. Examples:

What’re you gonna do when some commie-kazi is barreling down on you at 500 miles an hour out of the setting sun, with nothing to protect yerself with but a mop …

The pilot tries several times to restart the engine, but is ultimately forced to eject. Damned bird was probably a commie-kazi.

Let these Commie-Kazi Commissioners pass any damn fool thing that they want to in the remaining months of their term. A new board will be elected …

With the commiekaze campaigns of both Huge Ujj and Big Dave, the Grits have demonstrated a talent that might be put to use …



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