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(1990’s | teenagese?)
This evocative verb phrase is more of a head-scratcher than most, and I’m scratching as hard as anyone. There does not seem to be any convincing reason why “go commando” should mean “go without underwear.” The most common explanation found on-line is that commandos (see below) don’t wear underwear because it’s too much trouble keeping it clean when you’re on a mission, because it causes jungle rot, or because ferocious Scots warriors went without under their kilts. 534 more words
This morning, terrorists stormed a hotel in Mali. The attacks began around 7:00 AM and a local Mali radio station reported that the attack ended around 11:30 AM.A number of gunmen stormed the Radisson Blu Hotel in Bamakko, the capital of the West African country of Mali. 187 more words
This is for you.
It’d be far more useful to have this conversation in person. Or on the phone, or even via email. I never felt the need to invade your space after my breakup with Filippo (and contacting you and Sydney) or your correspondence with me. 207 more words
The military has been accused of fudging the numbers in the fight against the Islamic State. 1,457 more words