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    Default Re: Comet and asteroids question



    Quote Originally Posted by milanpicard View Post
    Hey, I gotta hearten myself somehow Of course I just kid, but the sky does not have to know that!

    Hey, being an English teacher I am interested: what does "nippin the hooch" mean? I know what nip means... is that like drinkin some alcohol or somethin??
    Yep, you got it. Hooch being generally homemade and often illicit.

    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Hooch
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    Default Re: Comet and asteroids question

    Haha, ok. Thanks for the new expression! I might just mention for the record that I never drink alcohol.
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