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Re: OT: Place names

From:SMITH,MARCUS ANTHONY <smithma@...>
Date:Friday, May 5, 2000, 18:53
On Fri, 5 May 2000, John Cowan wrote:

> One of the towns near the estate rejoices in the name of > Monk's-Unmentionable-cum-Mumble. ("Unmentionables" was once a euphemism for > "underpants".)
It is still alive an well, at least in LA. I've heard it a dozen times or so in the past year, which is quite a bit considering the topic. Marcus