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Life
1967 Vol. 62, No. 18

iloveoldmagazines:

Life

1967 Vol. 62, No. 18

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Last week a former Royal Marine who is the boyfriend of the model Kelly Brooks crashed into a bus stop while driving a van carrying a load of dead badgers.

I mention this solely to remind you that linguists are not kidding when they say … that your command of English enables you to understand sentences that have never occurred before in the entire history of the human species.

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From Language Log, showing that novel sentences are possible even without colourless green ideas or friendly milk countermanding one’s trousers

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I have to say I’m a little sad no one has highlighted the wonderful garden path of ~”the boyfriend of the model [that] Kelly Brooks crashed into a bus stop”, because crashing humans into bus stops is strangely hilarious and ending sentences before reaching a main verb is delightfully unsettling. 

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Flipping through photos and I discovered the combined angles of two otherwise-terrible shots made a halfway decent wiggle GIF.
In other news, Mammoth Cave is pretty sweet.

Flipping through photos and I discovered the combined angles of two otherwise-terrible shots made a halfway decent wiggle GIF.

In other news, Mammoth Cave is pretty sweet.