"Popickian"; was: "Mistaken" date of first use for "movie"?

Fred Shapiro fred.shapiro at YALE.EDU
Sun Dec 24 21:38:17 UTC 2006

On Sun, 24 Dec 2006, Cohen, Gerald Leonard wrote:

> Popickian?  I hope all the ads-l lexicographers are on their toes and =
> ready to record this item if it's used another few times. And btw, make =
> that "Popikian" (no -c- before the -k-).

The "c" was intentional.

Fred Shapiro

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