>What's up with local ads asking for "base guitar player"? I've seen >it more than once. Is this somekind of new lingo for bassist? or are >they ads written by folks who don't know >their homophones (or homographs for that matter)? > Reminds me of a headline I once saw and wish I had saved: "Bush to shut down Contra bases". What's next, the Kyoto Accordion?