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Chris -- 2015-05-30
Carrying on the tradition* of April 1 being “bring out your googlenonces and choice malaprops that would never be acceptable on any other day of the year”, I give you:
Meanwhile, John was walked off the Bridge. “Typical John. Walking of the Bridge unannounced…...Lieutenant Enden, I apologize for Lieutenant West…He’s somewhat ineggmatic...”
“No problem, I’m used ineggmatic people” Said Erik
Every week we hear the commontator moan and moan about the refs decision, or the players dive… They make mountains out of mole holes sometimes… The commontators are suppose to commontate and not give there opinion.
I once had a rasta man tell me that his soul was like a ham hawk in his granola
(http://www.giveittomeraw.com/forum/topi … ment555380)
* A very short and ineggmatic tradition that starts (and maybe ends) here.
Acorns for search engine: enigmatic, bidding, decriminalized, electrolytes, commentator, hock. Electrolights is quite common actually.
Dignity is the wee space between what we mean and what we say.
Hatching new language, one eggcorn at a time.