Date: Fri, 23 Jan 1998 12:03:50 -0500

From: Larry Horn laurence.horn[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]YALE.EDU

Subject: Re: Sexgate words

Today's New York Post (Friday, 1-23-98) is going with "Sexgate."

I think a better alternative, both because of its intonational contour and

its somewhat more creative semantics, is...


(courtesy of the Toronto Sun, according to a third-generation e-mailing I

just received). Productive morphology marches on!