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Bullshit Etymology

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Last year I wrote the Hagalaz article while snowed in. Later in the year I somehow managed to get the Nauthiz article written. (Library School is going well, got 3 A's and a B, should be finished by the end of 99, and in the spirit of Wunjo, a moderate "h...
Divination >> Rune Stones
Norse God of Mischief, Trickery. Divine Catalyst, Breaker of Stagnation, Force for change. Giant brother of Odin. Loki wavers between a weal-bringing culture-hero/trickster and a woe-bringing destroyer. He is responsible for getting the gods most of their...
Deities & Heros >> Nordic & Germanic
Story of the Celts: The Celts in Britain
The Celts in Britain [ 27 ] What is obvious when studying the Celts, as when studying anything, is that different experts say different things--there are always men of knowledge who have conflicting views about specifics. The dates of when the Celts came to...
History & Anthropology >> Celtic & Irish

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For Frankfurt, the essential problem with bullshit is that the bullshitter is quite indifferent to the truth. A liar, in the little about the etymology of the word.
The Alternative Italian Dictionary
NOTE Unknown etymology. E.g.
Developing Sociolinguistic Competence Through Aural/Oral
Strangely, it is an approved alternative form for expletives such as "Bullshit!", and aims to uphold a standard of etiquette.
Majesty I talked about the etymology of the word 'metaphor,' and I was surprised to discover .. Bullshit, he thinks, though he is bewitched.
The Carnivalesque and Contemporary Narrative: Popular Culture
And flap- doodle. In other words, bullshit."30 He offers instead an origin Bakhtin would have approved, claiming that, since the carnival was a Catholic.

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Bullshit - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
bullshit - Online Etymology Dictionary
The Online Etymology Dictionary. Search: Search Mode, Natural bullshit ยท Look up bullshit at "eloquent and insincere rhetoric," 1915, Amer.
The Writer Coaster: Etymology of Bullshit
Jan 31, 2011 Etymology of Bullshit. as promised.
Talk:call bullshit - Wiktionary
Language Log: Bullshit: invented by T.S. Eliot in 1910?

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