March 04, 2004

The Confidence Man Needs a Lexis-Nexis Account

... in order to chart the usage of the term "Baghdad by the Bay" to describe San Francisco (thanks, Mr. Caen; I'm hoisting a glass of vitamin V for ya), broken out by time (specifically, 1991-92 and 2002-04) and by right, left and centrist press outlet.

Yes, it's a fully cooked proposition, but it would be entertaining to see nonetheless.

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