Victor Steinbok aardvark66 at GMAIL.COM
Tue Nov 9 01:30:15 UTC 2010

I am sure this is not new (in fact, I know it isn't because it's typical
usage in tabloid fodder):
> Miley Cyrus appeared to play a little game of *peek-a-boob* Sunday
> while posing on the red carpet at the MTV Europe Music Awards.

There are 227K raw ghits for "peek-a-boob". These include strip clubs,
TMZ commentary, Lindsay Lohan sightings and much else beside.

Then, there is this headline from NYPost, July 27, 2010:
> BP peek-a-boob!
> Look out, Siberia! 'Ousted' honcho heading your way
> BP's bumbling boss will step down and scamper off to Siberia, but it's
> anything but an exile.

Note that in the latter, the "boob" reference goes with the tame "idiot"


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