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Scabrous Birdseed
09-08-2007, 09:46:25
Straight out of those "poetic" spam mails you sometimes get.



Dyl Ulenspiegel
09-08-2007, 10:14:06
"Monsoon Makes Fools of Meteorologists in India Where Indra Claims Respect" (bloomberg)

That's a pretty understandable example by comparison. I wonder how the native speakers do with such headlines; for me, they are often so shortened that they don't make any sense.

Provost Harrison
09-08-2007, 12:07:11
J'accuse! I say assemblage is a false word! :D