Headline of the WEEK

Posted by: riccardo

Headline of the WEEK - 24 Sep 06 12:40

DOZENS OF INFANTS HIT BY DIARRHEA

From the September 20 edition of "The leading English daily in Indonesia"

My baby was hit by a stray soccer ball in the park last week, but how gross to be "hit" by diarrhea. yukkie yukkie.
Posted by: KuKuKaChuModerator

Re: Headline of the WEEK - 24 Sep 06 12:46

it's not that bad ... "hit" could have the sense of "struck down by".

being hit by constipation could hurt a lot more, don't you think?

doesn't bear thinking about ...