Comments on: And the morel of this story is… http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/2010/08/31/and-the-morel-of-this-story-is/ News, but not the serious kind Fri, 16 Dec 2011 14:56:44 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.5 By: CrowGirl http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/2010/08/31/and-the-morel-of-this-story-is/comment-page-1/#comment-398965 Mon, 06 Sep 2010 21:12:22 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/?p=50618#comment-398965 Objection sustained. For I am feeling judgemental, so will act like one.

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By: DoctorDoll http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/2010/08/31/and-the-morel-of-this-story-is/comment-page-1/#comment-398955 Mon, 06 Sep 2010 15:29:09 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/?p=50618#comment-398955 Objection. Question calls for an enlightening response.

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By: rcbasler http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/2010/08/31/and-the-morel-of-this-story-is/comment-page-1/#comment-398953 Mon, 06 Sep 2010 14:51:30 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/?p=50618#comment-398953 I hate to flaunt my literary background, Doc, but Middle English is words beginning with the letters J through P, right? Those are some of my favorites.

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By: DoctorDoll http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/2010/08/31/and-the-morel-of-this-story-is/comment-page-1/#comment-398950 Mon, 06 Sep 2010 13:43:42 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/?p=50618#comment-398950 Okay, Shra, but don’t expect me to gloss the dirty words in Middle English.

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By: Shra http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/2010/08/31/and-the-morel-of-this-story-is/comment-page-1/#comment-398943 Mon, 06 Sep 2010 07:28:36 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/?p=50618#comment-398943 I see the Canterbury Tale discussion is still on… I may just have to tase all of you… and then go and read this myself…
that is after I finish with Tolstoy…

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By: rcbasler http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/2010/08/31/and-the-morel-of-this-story-is/comment-page-1/#comment-398927 Sun, 05 Sep 2010 17:08:54 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/?p=50618#comment-398927 I think I liked the Wife of Bath. That, and The Miller’s Tale.

The benefit of going to a public school in Indiana – I mean public school in the U.S. sense – was that they gave us a handy list of tales that we were not allowed to read because they were crude and tasteless.

It made the selection process very simple for us.

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By: CrowGirl http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/2010/08/31/and-the-morel-of-this-story-is/comment-page-1/#comment-398926 Sun, 05 Sep 2010 17:02:21 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/?p=50618#comment-398926 The Wife of Bath doesn’t half witter on.

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By: rcbasler http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/2010/08/31/and-the-morel-of-this-story-is/comment-page-1/#comment-398917 Sun, 05 Sep 2010 12:39:51 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/?p=50618#comment-398917 Where have you been, Doc? A slow recovery from Shra’s taser?

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By: DoctorDoll http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/2010/08/31/and-the-morel-of-this-story-is/comment-page-1/#comment-398916 Sun, 05 Sep 2010 12:37:53 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/?p=50618#comment-398916 All those Friday lunches at Chinese restaurants. They thought I was trying to be funny, and they thought I was a funny guy…. ;p

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By: CrowGirl http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/2010/08/31/and-the-morel-of-this-story-is/comment-page-1/#comment-398894 Fri, 03 Sep 2010 20:49:33 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/oddly-enough/?p=50618#comment-398894 Doc, I feel your pain on the “shiitake”; it took me years to figure out “macabre”.

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