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IRREGARDLESS

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IRREGARDLESS

Like a size-too-large shoe; it does not fit true
IRREGARDLESS of who? Good lord, that won't do!

Preachers will preach it and good teachers teach it
Politicians used it; lawyers abused it

Rhodes Scholars quoted it; speechwriters wrote it
Musicians note it and gossipers float it

It's rather absurd how our English is slurred
In case you haven't heard: There AIN'T NO SUCH WORD!!

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  1. Date: 7/22/2012 9:27:00 AM
    Bravo Mr. Tim. I'm stubborn to see any vocabulary changed.

  1. Date: 7/21/2012 6:45:00 AM
    Tee hee, these words creep in and vocab seems to absorb them. I find a lot have been added in recent past and I tend to avoid using them.

  1. Date: 7/20/2012 6:52:00 AM
    Very clever Tim, glad it sets someone else off as well!

  1. Date: 7/18/2012 1:06:00 PM
    Got a chuckle...Enjoyed reading this one today..I am glad that I chose it to read this afternoon..Thanks for stopping by my blog..Doris called around lunch and she is going to have surgery early tomorrow morning(Thursday)..Sara

  1. Date: 7/18/2012 12:35:00 PM
    hehe, your really sound perturbed about this word Tim :) you got me smiling tonight! love Wilma

  1. Date: 7/18/2012 1:15:00 AM
    This made me smile. I'm going to have a great day forward, 'irregardless' of what it throws at me... :-). Suzette

  1. Date: 7/17/2012 10:19:00 PM
    Good one Tim. Regardless of what so many people seem to think, irregardless is a figment of their imaginations.

  1. Date: 7/17/2012 10:08:00 PM
    hahaha, you chose well. I always found this so funny when people use it too. I need to find another bad grammar word to write a poem about myself.

  1. Date: 7/17/2012 7:07:00 PM
    ‡ Shall We Bow Unto Another Psycho Babble From The Theatre Choir ? I Hear You, Luv, Rachel ‡