Thursday, October 09, 2014

Link Mania: pterodactyl phlegm, dew-beaters, and beer labels

30 Old (And Useful) Slang Names For Parts of the Body
Body language -- from your twopenny to your dew-beaters.


15 Words Plagued by Unusual Silent Letters
Apropos of nothing, my faux pterodactyl has phlegm. Honest?


Suds or brewskis? American beer slang
This article reminds me of a word on page 82 of TWITO: labeorphily [lay-bee-OR-fil-ee] (noun) -- the collection and study of beer labels.

"Confronted by the huge number of empties by the back door, Wilbert blamed his obsessive labeorphily."

(photo by me)

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