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Hail, &!
1999-08-16 12:23:47


Art Fux
 
I don't care what any of these eggheads say about estrogenic whatzahoozits. I'm willing to sing soprano and have a huge quivering hairy vagina in the middle of my chest if it means I get to have JUSTONE MORE GODDAMN BEER.
-- Mr. Bad

 

Hey, the ampersand is pretty cool & shit, no doubt. It was only a matter of time before someone devoted some valuable Web real estate to this venerable typographic entity.

This person clearly loves the Ampersand, & has devoted a little prose in its honor. It's actually kind of sweet.

Although it's not mentioned on this tribute, the ampersand was originally a ligature between an 'e' and a 't', a shortened version of the Latin 'et'. (which means 'and')

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