Grant Barrett gbarrett at WORLDNEWYORK.ORG
Tue Apr 7 20:06:33 UTC 2009

Despite an egregious swipe at an ADS member, this blog post has some
very specific citations and information about the use of "oh snap!"


It also includes the theory that I give some support to, that "snap"
is in part a euphemism for "shit."

Grant Barrett
gbarrett at worldnewyork.org

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

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