Home Inmate Central

Inmate Central, where civil and family-friendly discourse about off-audio topics (other than religion and politics) is welcome.

the etymology of this in English dates back at least as far as the mid 16C CE

With tom added to boy forming tom-boy, applied to boisterous young males.

Thomas being an arcehetype for stand out / boisterous / difficult males.

Like 'doubting thomas' who had the courage to doubt.






Warmest

Tim Bailey

Skeptical Measurer & Audio Scrounger


This post is made possible by the generous support of people like you and our sponsors:
  Sonic Craft  


Follow Ups Full Thread
Follow Ups

FAQ

Post a Message!

Forgot Password?
Moniker (Username):
Password (Optional):
  Remember my Moniker & Password  (What's this?)    Eat Me
E-Mail (Optional):
Subject:
Message:   (Posts are subject to Content Rules)
Optional Link URL:
Optional Link Title:
Optional Image URL:
Upload Image:
E-mail Replies:  Automagically notify you when someone responds.