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Victor Steinbok aardvark66 at GMAIL.COM
Mon Aug 17 15:57:17 UTC 2009

Sounds like the cross between the mythical spaghetti test and a
behaviorist joke--1974 is a bit late for behaviorist jokes, no? Classic
behaviorist humor dates from the 1950s.


Jonathan Lighter wrote:
> Just so future ages (if any) be not misled about the history of humor.
> In 1974-75 my next-door neighbor observed that a girl who'd "had a good time
> on a date" could tell by flinging her panties against the wall. If they
> stuck, she'd had a good time.

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