J. Randal Matheny

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4 thoughts on “Careful with abbreviations

  1. If ones says they spent the weekend in LA where would they have stayed? Most of the country would assume Los Angeles. If you are in parts of the south Louisiana would come to mind. In Alabama though you would think a lower Alabama or the gulf coast area.

    1. Good examples, Tim! We used to live in the state of MG. But I don’t think I ever saw an MG in the streets. 😉

  2. Yes. MI for Michigan or Micah, GE for Germany or Genesis, etc., etc. 🙂 Glad you had a safe trip and came home with a good tired.

    1. Hey, Ken, those are two good illustrations of the truth that context determines meaning. And thanks! It’s always good to come home.

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