Date: Tue, 24 May 1994 12:49:45 EDT From: Wayne Glowka Subject: dog pile >Text item: Text_1 > > In eastern Kansas, where I was a kid, we always called the game of > piling on "dog pile". > > I always suspected kids in Kansas during the 60's were somehow > different. > > Randy Roberts > Univ. of Missouri-Columbia > robertsr[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] My neighbors were from Kansas, and I believe that I heard them say "dog pile" for the game of crushing people on the bottom of a pile of bodies. Wayne Glowka Professor of English Georgia College Milledgeville, GA 31061 912-453-4222 wglowka[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]