Tuesday, February 24, 2009

Singing Wolf for Breakfast

Etymologically, the word cantaloupe — which itself comes from the Cantalupo region of Italy — means “singing wolf.” I find this fascinating.

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  1. Tempting, but I can't find any authoritative source for this.

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  2. ...and I'm sorry to harsh your buzz. Just cuz it seems there's no authoritative source doesn't mean it might not be true. I hope it is true, because it's so cool.

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