Date: Mon, 23 May 1994 23:32:04 EDT

From: Mark Devlin mdevlin[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]ACS.BU.EDU

Subject: Re: pop/soda + queries

Luanne v. Schneidemesser asked:

And what do you call it when a bunch of kids pile on top of

each other?

I am afraid that my childhood chums and I (Long Island, NY, early 1970s)

were rather prosaic. We called it a "pile-on".

One hopes other little Americans of the era were more imaginative.

M. Devlin