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Re: OT:CHAT: Clarifying the language barrier

From: Bill Shear <BILLS@hsc.edu>

Australia and the US: two countries separated by a common language.

MAD magazine used to publish this snippet of Aussie slang:

"It's crackers to slip a rozzer the dropsy in snide."

Supposed translation:  You'd be crazy to bribe a policemen with counterfeit

Bill Shear
Department of Biology
Hampden-Sydney College
Hampden-Sydney VA 23943
FAX (804)223-6374

Best book title this week: TREADMILL TO OBLIVION, the autobiography of
radio comedian Fred Allen.

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