Rags vs Msts - What's the difference?

rags | msts |

As a noun rags

is the first month of the year; see also.

As a verb msts is





  • Derived terms

    * rags to riches * glad rags * in rags * rags and tatters


  • (rag)
  • Anagrams

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  • (MST)

  • MST


    Etymology 1


    (Initialism) (head)
  • Mountain Standard Time
  • Etymology 2

    From the TV show , commonly known as MST3K, which practiced this technique on movies.

    Alternative forms

    * MiST


    (en verb)
  • To mock a work using close annotation.
  • * 2002, forwardpast@aol.com (ForwardPast), Re: Blanket Permission To MST , alt.startrek.creative, 20020803040429.27737.00000001@mb-mw.aol.com:
  • Maybe that's why its considered bad etiquette to MST without permission.
  • * 2005, Ashish Pandey, Academic Dictionary Of Fiction , ISBN 8182052629, page 202:
  • A MSTing that gets its material from something that someone got paid for—movie script, TV show, published book or poem, etc.
  • * 2007, Mechademia 2: Networks of Desire , ISBN 081665266X, page 43:
  • We learn this from looking at which authors are the most popular and which stories are most commonly chosen for ridicule, either through flaming or through “MSTing .”
  • * 2011, Michael Dean, "Frame work, resistance and co-optation: How Mystery Science Theater 3000'' positions us both in and against hegemonic culture", ''In the Peanut Gallery with Mystery Science Theater 3000: Essays on Film, Fandom, Technology, and the Culture of Riffing , ISBN 0786445327, page 126:
  • Most MSTers confine their "riffing" to original fan fiction rather than scripts from corporate-owned entertainment properties, which renders such twice-removed MSTing somewhat toothless: the cannibalizing parody of a patische.
  • * 2011, Ron Hale-Evans, Marty Hale-Evans, Mindhacker: 60 Tips, Tricks, and Games to Take Your Mind to the Next Level , ISBN 1118166434:
  • Why not try your own hand at MSTing ?


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