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MADem Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Mar-13-05 01:58 PM
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7. Shades of "Laugh In!"
Look that up in yer Funk and Wagnall's!!!
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  -Why was the word "funky" so popular in the 1970s? HypnoToad  Mar-13-05 01:09 PM   #0 
  - I think it came from that kind of black music. Funk was a kind of R&B  DemItAllAnyway   Mar-13-05 01:15 PM   #1 
  - Well, the F word was getting big during those times  MADem   Mar-13-05 01:16 PM   #2 
  - Ah! Like Funk and Wagnall, the dictionary dudes!  HypnoToad   Mar-13-05 01:20 PM   #3 
     - Shades of "Laugh In!"  MADem   Mar-13-05 01:58 PM   #7 
  - I also heard that "funk" was slang for the smell in the air  deutsey   Mar-13-05 01:20 PM   #4 
  - Funk is the German word for radio  Atlas Mugged   Mar-13-05 01:40 PM   #5 
  - I blame this man  progmom   Mar-13-05 01:46 PM   #6 
 

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