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June 19, 2010


I loved the way you started with beer and winded through etymology and economy. An interesting read - thanks.

Why, thanks. And thanks for not dwelling on the fact that the winding road of etymology slopes downhill when it gets to the economy. A bummer, and I realize kind of a sad way to end my guest blogging stint.

I thought it was more honest than bummer. I value truth, esp when accompanied by a beer.

julie, this rocks! i'm also a fan of the green bottle:

Great post. Thanks.

wow--love that poem! YOU rock, girlfriend!

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