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Old 12-29-2009, 07:19 AM   #1
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Talking WAAAAAAAAAYY too much fun with dialects

For a coffee-spewing timewaster, go to this link:

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Choose the dialect option, and provide the URL for your favorite thread. If you're really brave, try selecting the Elmer Fudd option.
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Okay, that was really hilarious. Just what I needed this morning, thanks!
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Old 12-29-2009, 09:27 PM   #3
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I tried Friends, Romans, countrymen ....

I heard a better jive satire in the 1950's:

Hipsters, flipsters, finger-snapping daddies, knock me your lobes. I come here not to praise Caesar but to put the man down.

Grinchly yours.....
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