[LMB] OT: language

Pat Mathews mathews55 at msn.com
Thu Jun 27 14:34:43 BST 2019


Big Name Ivy League or equivalent.
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Subject: Re: [LMB] OT: language



> On Jun 25, 2019, at 4:33 PM, Matthew George <matt.msg at gmail.com> wrote:
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>> For instance, I object to individuals showing off their education with
>> bumper stickers saying “Big University Alumni”.
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> Is it the alumni or the university that are plus-sized?

I was trying to come up with a generic name of the university.   Maybe ESU for Enormous State University.

Occasionally that bumper sticker is on a car owned by two graduates from that school.
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