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Monday, June 05, 2006

Spam Subject of the Day

"extrude nepenthe"
What exactly the hell is that?

4 comments:

Jean said...

from the Oxford English Dictionary:
"nementhe-a drug described in Homer's Odyssey as banishing grief or trouble from a person's mind."
"extrude- thrust or force out."

curmudgeon said...

So what's nepenthe?

rachel said...

Main Entry: ne·pen·the
Pronunciation: n&-'pen(t)-thE
Function: noun
Etymology: Latin nepenthes, from Greek nEpenthes, neuter of nEpenthEs banishing pain and sorrow, from nE- not + penthos grief, sorrow; akin to Greek pathos suffering -- more at NO, PATHOS
1 : a potion used by the ancients to induce forgetfulness of pain or sorrow
2 : something capable of causing oblivion of grief or suffering
- ne·pen·the·an /-thE-&n/ adjective

(aka beer)

curmudgeon said...

I'll buy that!