"Smells Like Teen Spirit"

Jim Parish jparish at SIUE.EDU
Sat May 20 22:15:53 UTC 2006

Wilson Gray asked:
> Am I perhaps the last person on the face of the earth to discover that this
> famous song title puns on the name of a brand of underarm deodorant, uh,
> anti-perspirant marketed to adolescents, said brand name being, "Teen
> Spirit"?


Jim Parish

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