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Re: CONLANG Digest 4 Apr 2001 (#2001-95)

From:Jeff Jones <jeffsjones@...>
Date:Thursday, April 5, 2001, 8:05
On Thu, 5 Apr 2001 03:21:27 -0400, Muke Tever <alrivera@...> wrote:

>> From: jesse stephen bangs <jaspax@...> >> Subject: Re: Blandness (was: Uusisuom's influences) >> >> > People who take German are made fun of, let alone anyone who so much >> > has heard of any other language from any country surrounding Germany, >> > or near it (France/Belgium excluded, of course). >> >> They're actually made fun of? That's simply outrageous. The German >> language students at my high school were a minority, but they were hardly >> ostracized (sp?). Stupid fools. They obviously can't appreciate the >> beauty of German and the other Germanic tongues. > >Hrrf. I had a vague stereotype in high school that men took German, women >took French, and slackers took Spanish. ;) > > *Muke!
In my high school, Jews usually took German, Cubans usually took French, and everyone else usually took Spanish. Jeff