Date: Mon, 9 Oct 1995 15:28:39 EDT From: Larry Horn Subject: Re: miscellany, lexical Kathleen O'Neill writes: >>Lastly, is the person who doesn't know what a hot dog "all the way" is for >>real? Is this an idiosyncracy or are there other wisconsinites with the same >>gap (bill?)... >> >>Ellen JOhnson >Terribly sorry, Ellen, but I never heard the term "all the way" used to >mean "with everything [on it]" until that posting. >I'm in Chicago, after all, and if ya want a hot dog here, ya better ask >for it "loaded" or "with the works," or even "with everything." As at the hot-dog stand at the Zen monastery, where the standard order is "Make me one with everything". Larry