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#1 2012-06-25 15:18:13

From: Montreal
Registered: 2008-03-17
Posts: 1005

"cut me a little bit of snack" for slack

Heard this afternoon on a radio show about mystery novels. I’m going to try to link to a wav file of the passage. It’s about a meg, so you may have to wait for it to load. Otherwise, it’s here, at the 12:53 mark.

I agree that there are so many opportunities in a day and in a life to feel wounded by someone else’s lack of consideration. Maybe we need to cut them a little snack. Maybe if we had gone through what they are going through (suddenly divorced, diagnosed with a terminal condition, facing challenges of …
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reply: I really hope that person who said “cut me some snack” was engrishing on purpose..i will never get over that tweet :”“”“D
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#2 2012-06-26 04:53:55

Peter Forster
From: UK
Registered: 2006-09-06
Posts: 894

Re: "cut me a little bit of snack" for slack

I really like the idea of pleading for some toothsome dainty. This variant seems more agricultural, and a good deal less appealing.

Can you cut me some stack for the typo?

Come on guys, cut me some stack. I took 5-10min to weigh some stuff and share some number and you guys point out all my errors…. haha.

I’m sure they will cut me some stack while my arm gets stronger.



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