Date: Mon, 1 May 1995 19:54:21 -0600
From: "James C. Stalker" stalker[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]PILOT.MSU.EDU
Subject: Re: "You're eighty-six, man!"
Very interesting discussion. Any comments on 89X, in the meaning "to be
conceited and self-involved"? My students at Michigan State report this
term with that meaning. Related to '86ed' or just coincidental?
James C. Stalker
stalker[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]pilot.msu.edu
Department of English
Michigan State University
East Lansing MI 48824