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January 21, 2013

George Orwell, call your office

In case you missed it: a teenager complains to Subway that his "footlong" sandwich measured only 11 inches. What did Subway reply? Guess


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Wasn't it Lewis Carroll who said something like, "Words mean exactly what I want them to mean, no more and no less".


And a footman is a household servant (cf., Downton Abbey), not a man who gives you a pedicure.

Tom D

I could step on the kid's sandwich and make it a footlong.

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