Date: Sat, 16 Sep 1995 10:12:39 -0400 From: "H. Stephen STRAIGHT (Binghamton University/SUNY)" Subject: Re: Going postal On Sat, 16 Sep 1995, Becky Howard, Department of Interdisciplinary Writing, Colgate University wrote: > Heard a new version of "going ballistic" yesterday: "going postal" What a coincidence! I heard it for the first time this week, from a colleague. I didn't ask where he heard it, but Hamilton is just up the road from here, and he lives in Ithaca, so it may be a phenom of the Cornell-Binghamton-Hamilton triangle. H Stephen STRAIGHT, Anthro/Ling/Lgs Across the Curric, Binghamton U (SUNY) Box 6000, Binghamton NY 13902-6000 Tel: 607-777-2824 Fax: 607-777-2889