New slang

Says George Murray of Bookninja: “Imagine finding yourself cited in the OED. This guy came up with ‘Nixonism’. My best neologism is still ‘douché’ — what you say when conceding defeat to an asshole.”

Reminds me of GMB‘s anecdote about the two British actresses who hated each other but starred in the same play. One of them, night after night, altered a line slightly — to “I cunt hear you.” The (American) audiences never seemed to notice.


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