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Friday, February 15, 2008

Oh, come on!

My last Wikipedia safari reveals that the first director of MI6, who espoused the use of semen as a field-expedient invisible ink ("Every man carries his own stylo."), was named Mansfield Smith-Cumming.

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3 Comments:

At Friday, February 15, 2008 5:47:00 AM, Blogger The Lily said...

HAH! Nice aptonym.

 
At Friday, February 15, 2008 8:55:00 AM, Blogger JPG said...

Humm. Well, THAT was informative. Are you finished, or is more data forth-, uh, I mean, in the offing?

 
At Friday, February 15, 2008 12:03:00 PM, Blogger Matt G said...

Ah. Miss Lily, you had a typo.

You meant "aptronym," a term I hadn't heard before.

Seems like it ought to be "aptonym," as the names are apt.

 

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