Game of Thrones foreign gaffe, and folk etymology
Posted: 13 May 2019 06:22 AM   [ Ignore ]
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The Guardian.

The San Ababís story reminds me of the John Frum cargo cult I once read about where one theory is that the John Frum messiah comes from an American saying he was ‘’John from Idaho (or wherever)’’ to the locals. Probably a Word Myth™.