For Better or for Worse
bgzimmer at RCI.RUTGERS.EDU
Thu Jan 27 02:53:20 UTC 2005
>These odd terms seem to be made up.
>The Comics Curmudgeon blog, http://joshreads.com/, discusses this strip.
>According to one of the comments, the slang terms are indeed made up.
Someone on the comments list got this official response from the "FBorFW
>Thanks for writing!
>Yes - Lynn did make up the jive talk
>that the kids in the strip are using.
>Have a great day,
This reminds me of the old "grunge speak" hoax that the New York Times
fell for: <http://www.factoftheday.com/grungespeak.html>. Perhaps Lynn
Johnston was trying to see if she could get some coinages into
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