but seriously, folks. anthony has the support of many of us down here south
of the wide latitude. i'll be campaigning vigorously for him among my
colleagues not only because of his intellectual integrity and progressive
pedagogical attitudes but also because he's just SO DARN CUTE. seriously.
To: Multiple recipients of list CASLL
From: CASLL/Inkshed on Thu, Sep 12, 1996 2:34 PM
Subject: Re: U.S. politics.
At 3:45 PM 9/12/96 -0400, Andrea A. Lunsford wrote:
>Unless I misread, Jack ACTUALLY said "Look your porches," obviously some old
>Pennsylvania Dutch invocation.....Andrea
Precisely correct, Andrea!! Many people would have spelled it "lock your
porches," but I was being sensitive to local usages of marginal groups.
Thanks for the clarification--it sometimes takes someone from the USA to
clear these things up, doesn't it?
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Jack Selzer, Associate Professor of English
Department of English
Penn State University
University Park, PA 16802