Date: Fri, 17 Nov 1995 13:49:44 -0600 From: "Kathleen M. O'Neill" Subject: Re: POETS day >Isn't this expression what the Poets restaurant chain is referring to? I >had always assumed that the name of the restaurant was a take-off on >Fridays, a similar kind of restaurant that appeared shortly before Poets >did. Now that I think about it, I'm not positive that Poets is a chain. >But I assumed when it opened in Jackson (MS) fifteen or twenty years ago >that the name was an answer to Fridays, the chain that is really named >TGIFriday, I think. Fridays may be a regional chain, of course. That's interesting. I am familiar with Fridays, or TGIFriday('s?), but not Poets. ;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;; ;Kathleen M. O'Neill ... Language Laboratory Technician I ; ;koneil1[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] ... u55354[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] ; ;::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::::; ;University of Illinois at Chicago ... Language Laboratory ; ;703 South Morgan Street (M/C 042) ... Grant Hall, Room 311 ; ;Chicago, IL 60607-7025 ; ;312.996.8838 or 8836 ... 312.996.5501 FAX ; ;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;;