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From: John Carpenter <>
Subject: Re: Glasgow patois
Date: Sat, 7 Feb 1998 20:36:07 -0800 (PST)

I find it funny that the prime mooner of the early
'60's in Ft. Stockton, TX, is now a respected
orthodontist in Midland TX. Glad Zit City has passed
from my view.

---Denis Rogers wrote:
> >
> >>Later, Mooning became prominent in the 60's and
70's whereas young men
> >>and/or women (I dare not call them ladies) would
turn their back, pull
> >>down their pants and show their behind (buttocks.
It is the more vulgar
> >>way of what used to be thumbing your nose at
someone, some situation, or
> >>to society that is used by the younger folks of
these times.
> >>
> >>Connie Backers, No. Calif.
> >>
> >>Not only is it more vulgar than thumbing one's
nose at someone, but also I
> suspect more dangerous,-- especially while driving
a car. :-) Denis.
> >>
> >

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