flyting and rap

Benjamin Zimmer bgzimmer at BABEL.LING.UPENN.EDU
Fri Jan 16 05:02:51 UTC 2009

On Thu, Jan 15, 2009 at 8:46 PM, Wilson Gray <hwgray at> wrote:
> Well, "toastisses" would predate the Wayans Brothers' "breastisses."
> IAC, they probably just made that one up. But, one never knows, do
> one?

Are you sure that wasn't the Wayans' costar David Alan Grier (now of
"Chocolate News" fame), in the role of the convict Tiny?

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