[lit-ideas] Re: Whinger... (Was: Thinks...)

  • From: "Torgeir Fjeld" <torgfje2@xxxxxxxxxx>
  • To: lit-ideas@xxxxxxxxxxxxx
  • Date: Tue, 01 Jun 2004 21:29:44 +0100

On 1 Jun 2004 at 15:07, Jlsperanza@xxxxxxx wrote:

> In a message dated 6/1/2004 3:02:35 PM Eastern Standard Time,  
> ritchierd@xxxxxxxxxxxxx writes:
> A  whinger is one who whinges.  Paradoxically, he may be silenced
> with a  "whinger," 
> Or, as J. Evans may prefer  (?):
> "Homonymically, _they_ may be silenced with a whinger". Affirmative  
> discrimination, so-called.

But then wouldn't it add up to

"Whingers are those who whinge. Homonymically," etc. ?

Torgeir Fjeld
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