"laugh-out-loud funny"

Jonathan Lighter wuxxmupp2000 at GMAIL.COM
Mon Oct 10 00:17:36 UTC 2011

A blurb-writer's cliche'.

But only since _Ms._ Magazine in 1973 (not verified, but looks real)
and NYT, 1974.

Not common till the '80s.


"If the truth is half as bad as I think it is, you can't handle the truth."

The American Dialect Society - http://www.americandialect.org

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