silly joke

Paul Andinach pandinac at tartarus.uwa.edu.au
Thu Jul 20 12:07:45 EDT 2000


On Thu, 20 Jul 2000, Tanaqui wrote:

> Elise:
>  
> + mutate words [...], turning nouns into verbs and so on.
> 
> That would be "verbing"?

"Verbing weirds language," as Bill Watterson once wrote.

A very observant man, Bill Watterson. He also once wrote that the best
evidence he's seen that there's intelligent life on other planets is
that none of it has been so foolish as to let us know it's there. :)

Paul
-- 
"Hold fast to the one noble thing."

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