Date: Tue, 7 Oct 1997 21:37:54 -0500

From: Cynthia Bernstein bernscy[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]MAIL.AUBURN.EDU

Subject: Re: pop one's fingers

I'd written earlier that none of my Auburn, Alabama, students claimed to

use the expression. However, I've found one native Alabamian woman in her

50s who says it's common. A man of about the same age says he's not

familiar with the expression. I'll try to check it out among some older


Cynthia Bernstein