Monday, October 04, 2010

a masterly CON job from the CONgress

oct 4th, 2010

RajeevSrinivasa 
After evm fraud, another con job from the masters? RT 
@DNA
: BJP accuses Congress of '.com job', casts legal net 
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con

4   [kon]  Show IPAadjective, verb, conned, con·ning, noun Informal .
–adjective
1.
involving abuse of confidence: a con trick.
–verb (used with object)
2.
to swindle; trick: That crook conned me out of all mysavings.
3.
to persuade by deception, cajolery, etc.
–noun
4.
a confidence game or swindle.
5.
a lie, exaggeration, or glib self-serving talk: He had a dozendifferent cons for getting out of paying traffic tickets.
Origin: 
1895–1900, Americanism  by shortening of confidence

con

5   [kon]  Show IPA
–noun Slang .
a convict.
Origin: 
1715–25;  by shortening

1 comments:

Raghu said...

Actually, it is more like this:

Congress: collection of people(the act or action of coming together and meeting)
Congress: coition (sex) (as in "sexual congress")

In other words, the Indian Napunsak Congress is: a collection of people who are trying to screw the country