AKA Abraham Bacoln

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July 31, 2008, 2:03 pm
Filed under: tidbit

I just today found out that ‘humongous’ (a word which I had always considered ordinary, consistent, and old) came into existence in the late 1960s or early 1970s. This is kind of surreal to me.

I hope that by the time my children are learning to talk we have rid the world of the word ‘ginormous’.

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