Date: Tue, 4 Nov 1997 10:44:22 EST From: simon[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]CVAX.IPFW.INDIANA.EDU Subject: Re: "it's all good" The phrase, "from the git-go," which may be better known now from televised sports, wasn't used in (urban--such as it is) Iowa. It is common in Wisconsin, and I'm here to say, unknown in neIndiana . beth simon assistant professor, linguistics and english indiana university purdue university simon[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]