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Date:Wednesday, February 27, 2008, 7:47
In a message dated 2/27/2008 00:06:24 AM Central Standard Time,
jq_ithkuil@INREACH.COM writes:

> At least on the phono-orthographic front, Monty Python had this dadaist > linguistic gem (I paraphrase): > > "Hello, Mr. Luxury Yacht." > "That's not my name. I know it's spelled Luxury Yacht but it's actually > pronounced Throat-Warbler Mangrove." > > --John Q. >
Sounds like a distant cousin of "It's my own invention", from "Through the looking glass". stevo </HTML>