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Chris -- 2018-04-11

#1 2017-04-08 15:11:10

From: Mexico
Registered: 2007-10-11
Posts: 2154

totem < totin’

Your one of them right wing, Christian, gun totem extremist aren’t ya?

Conservative , Bible Thumping , Gun Totem , Freedom Loving AMERICAN !

If the gun is your totem, or fetish, this makes eggcornical sense.

*If the human mind were simple enough for us to understand,
we would be too simple-minded to understand it* .

(Possible Corollary: it is, and we are .)



#2 2017-04-12 13:19:22

From: Victoria, BC
Registered: 2007-08-28
Posts: 2601

Re: totem < totin’

A strange, but possible eggcorn.

There there is the real gun totem: … l-artistry

Hatching new language, one eggcorn at a time.



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