Date: Thu, 6 Nov 1997 12:20:54 -0500 From: Gareth Branwyn Subject: Re: Nominations for Words of the Year In a message dated 11/6/97 3:46:45 AM, maberry[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]U.WASHINGTON.EDU wrote: >Maybe the Jerry Maguire phrase of the year could be reduced to simply >"Show me the ________!" In Seattle during the baseball playoffs there >were bumper stickers "Show me the Pennant!" (This phrase has fallen >out of favor, for obvious reasons.) > >Allen >maberry[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] There was also: "Show me the RING!" on an episode of NYPD Blue. -------------------------------------------- Gareth Branwyn garethb2[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE], Contributing editor, Wired Co-author _Happy Mutant Handbook_ (Putnam), _Internet Power Toolkit_(Ventana) Author _Jargon Watch: A Pocket Dictionary for the Jitterati_ (HardWired)