Date: Tue, 27 Jan 1998 13:41:05 -0800

From: Kim & Rima McKinzey rkm[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]SLIP.NET

Subject: Re: Sexgate words (a defense)

...This stuff is intended to be funny; sometimes it isn't, becau=


it is bad or lame as humor. But is there any problem (ever) skewering

politicians, for goodness sake?

And yes, please, let's not worry about ANYONE'S politics. This list is

supposed to be about exploration and analysis of language use. That's a

scholarly and intellectual activity that should have no truck with


Way ta go Frank! (And Larry)