January 21st, 2003

fuckingtoad

[citation] Reed on baby boomers

Из воспоминаний про мунитов "Ammunition Comes To The Faith Market". На сайте Фреда, кажется, не опубликовано.

They were kids who had grown up in the optimistic brick-box suburbs of 1953 when the economy was booming and it really seemed possible that all of humanity, after thousands of generations of struggle and evolution, might finally get a washing machine.

Bonus track оттуда же.

Jerry's problem was that he took the collapse of civilization personally.

fuckingtoad

[language,poll] A question on English grammar

During the lunch today, my colleagues and I came to the following question we were not able to answer. Please help!

Poll #94144 Complex English nouns for actors

Which are the right ways to derive a noun from a verb with preposition?

shutter-upper, fucker-offer
1(8.3%)
shut-upper, fuck-offer
6(50.0%)
shutter-up, fucker-off
3(25.0%)
up-shutter, off-fucker
1(8.3%)
Other
0(0.0%)

Please specify the Other right way.

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Ignore all polls from user piggymouse.
1(100.0%)

Update: Here is a post on the same topic by another participant in the aforementioned discussion.