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  1. SubscriberGhost of a Duke
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    18 Oct '18 16:49
    1. Scallywag?

    Seems to have fallen out of favor, much to the detriment of the English language.
  2. Standard memberwolfgang59
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    18 Oct '18 17:28
    @ghost-of-a-duke said
    1. Scallywag?

    Seems to have fallen out of favor, much to the detriment of the English language.
    Still used in our house as a euphemism for "spawn of Satan".
    (Precocious 4 year-old daughter ....)
  3. SubscriberGhost of a Duke
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    18 Oct '18 18:56
    @wolfgang59 said
    Still used in our house as a euphemism for "spawn of Satan".
    (Precocious 4 year-old daughter ....)
    😆 Be patient sir. in a couple of decades, she will be perfectly lovely and buy you slippers for Christmas.
  4. Standard memberHandyAndy
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    18 Oct '18 19:10
    @ghost-of-a-duke said
    1. Scallywag?

    Seems to have fallen out of favor, much to the detriment of the English language.
    Is a "scallywag" actually a scalawag?
  5. SubscriberGhost of a Duke
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    18 Oct '18 19:17
    @handyandy said
    Is a "scallywag" actually a scalawag?
    ......You scallywag.
  6. Standard memberHandyAndy
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    18 Oct '18 19:23
    @ghost-of-a-duke said
    ......You scallywag.
    After the American Civil War, a scalawag/scallywag was a white Southerner who supported emancipation.
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    18 Oct '18 19:26
    @handyandy said
    After the American Civil War, a scalawag/scallywag was a white Southerner who supported emancipation.
    And "bras" were used to support something else.
  8. Subscriberrookie54
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    18 Oct '18 19:29
    i'm gonna be a ghosty scalawag for halloween...
  9. Standard memberHandyAndy
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    18 Oct '18 19:37
    @ghost-of-a-duke said
    1. Scallywag?

    Seems to have fallen out of favor, much to the detriment of the English language.
    2. Groovy
  10. Subscriberrookie54
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    18 Oct '18 20:27
    @handyandy said
    2. Groovy
    3 hairy
  11. Subscribersonhouse
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    18 Oct '18 20:29
    @rookie54 said
    3 hairy
    All you whippersnappers...
  12. SubscriberGhost of a Duke
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    19 Oct '18 07:19
    @handyandy said
    2. Groovy
    I think Phil Collins ruined that one.
  13. SubscriberWOLFE63
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    19 Oct '18 07:29
    3. Paradigm (shift)
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    19 Oct '18 08:25
    @handyandy said
    After the American Civil War, a scalawag/scallywag was a white Southerner who supported emancipation.
    Thank you for that ConvenientAndrew
  15. Subscriberbadradger
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