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Thread #59418 Message #3072986
Posted By: Stilly River Sage
12-Jan-11 - 11:24 AM
Thread Name: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
Subject: RE: BS: The Mother of all BS threads
Nitpicking, Amos. The point was that Hemingway could have played with the words and ended up with egg on his face. You know, dumbing down, such as taking the perfectly fine "Scylla and Charybdis" and referring to them as "a rock and a hard place."