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Jay Lake
Date: 2008-02-16 15:27
Subject: [process] Important safety tip
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Location:Red Lion Inn, Pasco, WA
Mood:busy
Music:hotel noises
Tags:funny, process, words, writing
Important safety tip:

"chitin" and "chiton" do not mean the same thing.

Carry on.
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calendula_witch: Books
User: calendula_witch
Date: 2008-02-17 00:09 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
Keyword:Books
"Chiton" doesn't even mean the same thing as itself. How is a mollusk the same thing as a Greek tunic?
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Dan/Дмитрий
User: icedrake
Date: 2008-02-17 05:41 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
It would probably be exceedingly uncomfortable; there's a reason bugs don't sweat and the ancient Greeks did.
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daveraines
User: daveraines
Date: 2008-02-18 06:36 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
So which is correct - "You're chiton me" or "you're chitin me"?
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Jay Lake
User: jaylake
Date: 2008-02-19 03:55 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
Fill in the blank:

"Your _____ heart..."
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daveraines
User: daveraines
Date: 2008-02-19 04:15 (UTC)
Subject: (no subject)
Ooh... story title! Story title!
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