[78-L] Mainland cut off?
malcolm at 78data.com
Tue Jan 21 09:57:09 PST 2014
In polite society it's actually kane (ka-neh = man, dude, whatever) and
wahine (va-hee-neh = woman). A moke (not mo-keh... moke!) is the local
equivalent of a schlub, an affectionate term for a normal kind of
low-key local guy.
Then there's popolo and there's fockin' haole (foc-keen how-lee). But we
won't get into all that.
On 1/21/2014 7:44 AM, Kristjan Saag wrote:
> Sorry, Mal,
> I shouldn't have used "hoolie", knowing that you moved to Hawaii from
> the mainland. But I didn't know there was a word for Hawaiian...rednecks?
> On 2014-01-21 17:23, Malcolm Rockwell wrote:
>> Hey! You forgot us mokes.
>> On 1/21/2014 4:57 AM, Kristjan Saag wrote:
>>> Are there only Sassenachs, Hoolies, Canucks and Swedes on the list nowadays?
>>> Not a word from mainland USA since Saturday!
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