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I wonder if there were premature antidisestablishmentarianists?
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----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Carrol Cox" <[log in to unmask]>
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Sent: Monday, July 23, 2007 5:09 PM
Subject: Re: Rewrite The Waste Land


> Charles McElwain wrote:
> >
> > "premature antifascist" is a phrase much like the words "grue" or
> > "bleen" (e.g., and in this case adequately correct,
> > http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Grue_(color)).
>
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> No. During the Red Hunts of the 1940s 1950s "premature anti-fascists"
> were those americans who had opposed Fascism before 1939 -- they were
> accused of being reds.
>
> Carrol
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