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Thread #59418   Message #2934616
Posted By: Amos
25-Jun-10 - 11:03 AM
Thread Name: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
LOL!! Zing!! But I was referring to a different inspired madman who made the OED possible...a U.S. Army surgeon named William Chester Minor, who lived in an English asylum for the criminally insane for 30 years but was nonetheless one of editor James Murray's most valuable volunteer assistants.