End of ADS-L Digest - 11 Jan 1996 to 12 Jan 1996 ************************************************ There are 12 messages totalling 247 lines in this issue. Topics of the day: 1. Mcx 2. ITS' 3. McX (2) 4. Misspelled Words (4) 5. The reason kids miswrite ITS' (3) 6. Commonly misspelled words ---------------------------------------------------------------------- Date: Sat, 13 Jan 1996 00:21:36 -0500 From: "Kevin A." Subject: Mcx I graduated from high school in 1984 and for the four years I spent there we would commonly use the Mc prefix for anthing that was cheap or mass produced. I.e. McCar, McBook, McPhone, and the president used the McHotline to get a good meal. It has been a slang use since `80 in my vocabulary, in as much as slang can be defined that is. Kevin