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Re: dialectal diversity in English

From:Nik Taylor <yonjuuni@...>
Date:Thursday, May 22, 2003, 1:57
Tony Hogard wrote:
> Down South one sometimes hears "The War of Northern Aggression."
Is that still used? I was under the impression that that was an obsolete term. Altho, I suppose I shoudln't be surprised if some rural areas still use it, along with the obligatory prefixing of "damn" onto "yankee" :-) -- "There's no such thing as 'cool'. Everyone's just a big dork or nerd, you just have to find people who are dorky the same way you are." - overheard ICQ: 18656696 AIM Screen-Name: NikTaylor42