"Hot Dogs" As "Sausages" - Redux
A coincidence. Just as I finished lunch a hot dog on a bun, a tomato, potato salad...
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The Business Of America Is Halliburton
Somebody I think it was Dena Jo commented recently on the futility of trying to foil...
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Schwarzenegger Memorial Library?
Was Sly Stallone prescient? I think we can safely lay to rest the notion that American...
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"Ohio's,"?
The following two portions of sentences refer to I-270 (also known, apparently, as...
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Terrorism -- What Is It And Why?
In the couple of years since 9/11 the phrase "the war on terror" has become part...
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More Confusion Re Bre "Fee Earner"
We recently discussed the peculiar BrEism "fee earner", which seems to be restricted...
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FRIDAY HUMOR From "Dena Jo Kanner" <>
Forwarded message from "Dena Jo Kanner" (Email Removed) ( From: "Dena Jo Kanner...
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Looking For A New Script
Hi Group Hope this is the place to post a message like this :-) I represent some...
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Do Business With Less Limits
Langauge prescriptivists in Canada are going ballistic over a new slogan by Bell...
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Who Vs Whom
When the Duke of Bournemouth dies and leaves his entire estate and businesses to...
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"Prom"
Help wanted from the American contingent here. In the pub quiz last night, we got...
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You Learn Something New Every Day
In an article in Wednesday's *St. Paul Pioneer Press,* "Pilots fired for S.D. landing...
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Preparing For September 19
Since September 19th is National Talk-like-a-pirate day here in the U.S., I guess...
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TV Reality Sets In
NYT December 9, 2007 You CouldnĀ¹t Write This Stuff: TV Reality Sets In By EDWARD...
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Box Office Slide
And a question: Are people turning away from movies, or just from a string of *badI...
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Again, The Apostrophe And The Possessive...
The following comes from the business section of the St. Paul Pioneer Press. Lund...
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HOUSE (2008) - The "First Christian Horror...
Last night I was flicking through my Netflix streaming queue and, purely on a whim...
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Mon Dieu! Evil Americans Make Films Too...
Why don't they hire Roman Polanski to straighten out their business? Oh wait, he...
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'Queen's Service'
Hallo, a newspaper article I read recently mentioned the weblog of a soldier in Iraq...
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Janet Jackon's Ugly Tit Raised Again
Legal terminology is almost always an English usage issue for Americans, especially...
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