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- Tue May 30, 2006 4:17 am
- Forum: Miscellaneous
- Topic: what happend to the aboriginals
- Replies: 15
- Views: 5596
Don't too hung-up there Dudes, in the fullness of time and at the end of the day the usage of words and phrases evolves with the society that engages in their use. Chill. Put it on the back-burner. I have recently joined this forum because I thought we could discuss the evolution and creative use o...
- Tue May 30, 2006 3:28 am
- Forum: Oh, and have you read...?
- Topic: how many of you have read the da vinci code
- Replies: 53
- Views: 24726
Ed P. I myself loved that book and even recommend it! I found that people in my Sociology class were actually taking the information about it as factual. I intervened and helped the professor explain some of the ideas that were taken in the book and convince the people it was fiction because of a co...
- Sun May 28, 2006 4:18 am
- Forum: Word Origins and Meanings
- Topic: Where did the slang word Pig for police officers?
- Replies: 8
- Views: 8231
Where did the slang word “pig” come from, for police officers? Obviously the word squealer the tattle tail comes from the word pig…. Did the chicken come before the egg or vice versa? Excuse the latter analogy, I just don't get the connection. I looked it up in numerous ways, and nothing comes back ...