Date: Sat, 1 Nov 1997 11:07:43 -0500 From: "Margaret G. Lee -English" Subject: Re: "my bad" "Bust a move" also means to dance, to get into the rhythm of the music--a term originating with black music/black musicians. Rapper Young MC had a hit song entitled "Bust a Move" a few years ago. On Fri, 31 Oct 1997, Monkmag wrote: > Date: Fri, 31 Oct 1997 21:09:49 EST > From: Monkmag > To: ADS-L[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]UGA.CC.UGA.EDU > Subject: Re: "my bad" > > In a message dated 10/30/97 3:53:00 AM, you wrote: > > < fault or my embarrassment maybe even coming from "to bus someone out" > to show them up. > > Ditra > D-Henry[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] > >> > > Actually, I've also heard "bust" used favorably. Especially in basketball. > "Nice bust" means nice shot or nice basket. And to "bust a move" is to make a > sexual advance on someone, usually a woman. However, a "buster" is a wannabe > gang member. There's more, but others can take it from here. >