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So that's why it's so popular

"Fuck is an interesting word, linguistically speaking."

August 2, 2002 9:58 AM

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I thought I knew the etymology of this word, now I find I don't. I won't go into it because, even if the word isn't, the etymology I had been told certainly is offensive. Anyway, just checked in the online OED, and it concluded ulterior etym. unknown. A fine word for this context, then. You should make it your mascot ...

Posted by dan on August 2, 2002 11:43 AM

Heh.

Provenance Unknown: The etymology certainly is offensive.

(If only you knew....) ;)

Posted by M on August 2, 2002 12:16 PM

The Hive Mind at work. ~Scary...~

Posted by jr on August 6, 2002 12:45 AM


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