Date: Wed, 3 May 1995 04:00:45 EDT From: kim mckinzey <74525.1614[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]COMPUSERVE.COM> Subject: Re: Business/[bIdnIs] I worked as a temporary secretary for the vice president of a bank in Durham, N.C. for a while in 1981 or so. He regularly gave me tapes to transcribe in which he would talk about "gummint bidnis." He never made the distinction between any sense of business/bidnis. I don't think he even realized he was not saying business. Rima McKinzey