The Dirty Word in 43 Down

Mark A. Mandel mamandel at LDC.UPENN.EDU
Mon Apr 10 01:03:39 UTC 2006

I learned  "scumbag" = 'condom' as a teenager or pre-teenager, IIRC, which
would mean in the early sixties. New York City.

-- Mark
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