Date: Thu, 14 Mar 1996 13:30:19 -0500 From: Bob Haas Subject: Re: Clabber milk -Reply I've always heard the term "blue john" in reference to skim milk myself; that's from someone who grew up in the idyllic NC mountains. I always thought that it was because the milk sans fat did actually take on a slightly blue color, but that, of course, could simply have come from association with the term blue john. As for blinky, the first time I heard it was just a few years ago from a friend who grew up in Texas. Bob