Jesse Sheidlower jester at PANIX.COM
Tue Sep 23 13:22:22 UTC 2003

On Tue, Sep 23, 2003 at 09:08:32AM -0400, Steve Kl. wrote:
> And all along I thought it would be zhuzh...

We have evidence for a variety of spellings, but _tjuzs_ is
not one of them. And I think I'm going to ignore it this
time as well.

> This needs to be nominated in some category or other for next January's

OK, but first we need to have the obligatory, "But it actually
goes back to the 1970s or earlier!" discussion, haina?

Jesse Sheidlower
Oxford English Dictionary

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