Date: Tue, 29 Mar 1994 07:39:28 -0600 From: Natalie Maynor Subject: Re: Wisconsin accent > Sad to see that Yankees can dish it out, but can't take it. McDavid was a > great one for humorous acronyms, and those reacting so negatively obviously > know nothing about him or about his scholarship. I think it is one of the I was relieved to see postings like this one because I was beginning to think I was going crazy. When I saw a posting yesterday expressing surprise at the SWINE acronym, my reaction was "Huh??" That's when I decided that I must be missing something in the discussion (quite possible considering how hurriedly I've been reading mail lately). I can't remember whether I ever heard Raven McDavid use the SWINE acronym, but it certainly sounds like him -- and is certainly a good acronym. --Natalie (maynor[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]