highbob at MINDSPRING.COM
Fri Dec 3 05:07:31 UTC 1999
Isn't there an episode of "The Simpsons" in which Homer does the same thing?
Erin McKean wrote:
> Okay, no one else has mentioned this, so I'll out myself as a bad-TV watcher.
> I seem to recall a "South Park" episode where the Cartman character
> continually uses the word "hella" and it annoys his friends, who complain
> about him using it and ask him to shut up.
> Erin McKean
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