Date: Mon, 24 Nov 1997 00:46:12 -0500
From: Ron Butters RonButters[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]AOL.COM
Subject: whore& /hw/
These postings remind me of two things:
(1). a conversation I once overheard in a gas station in Durham, NC, fifteen
years ago. One local teenager says to another, "That woman over there, she's
a H." Second teenager answers, "You mean she's a W."
(2). one of the silliest pieces of eye-dialect I ever saw: WHO spelled W'O
(in newspaper cartoon strip in the 1980s--"Seve Roper," I believe.