Rifts and riffraff
Posted by Fred on November 07, 2004
In Reply to: Rifts and riffraff posted by Fred on November 07, 2004
: In the archives (Word Camel et al.) a link is made between riffs and riffraff. Maureen Dowd makes a link between rifts and riffraff: 'The president [Dubya] got re-elected by dividing the country along fault lines of fear, intolerance, ignorance and religious rule. He doesn't want to heal rifts; he wants to bring any riffraff who disagree to heal.'
Please change 'heal' to 'heel.'