I tell you, we are here on Earth to fart around,
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Friday, September 23, 2005

Black Jeeves

Harry McCracken, Editor-in-Chief of PC World, is a funny guy (voluntarily or not):

Death of a Mascot: Ask Jeeves Axes Jeeves
But why ain't he tellin' us what they be aksin' him?

See also Wikipedia: African American Vernacular English
"...transposition of adjacent consonants, particularly when the first is [s]. For instance 'ask' realized as 'aks'..."
Previously: Fo shizzle, I-ka-zizzle

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