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Off Topic influences Oxford Dictionary of English

http://today.reuters.com/news/newsarticle.aspx?type=oddlyEnoughNews&summit=TelecomSummit05&storyid=2005-08-10T152127Z_01_L1058015_RTRIDST_0_ODD-ODD-DICTIONARY-DC.XML

Talks about new words added to the dictionary. Clearly someone has been reading ?off

They also said there were now 350 ways of insulting someone -- from "chucklehead" to "muppet"
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August 10th, 2005
"Muppet" has been an insult for as long as I can remember; I don't know whether it predates The Muppet Show or not as that kind of coincides with my earliest memories, but I've certainly heard it used in a derogatory sense for the past 20 years.
Permalink Mat Hall 
August 10th, 2005
Likewise. I think it's mostly a British insult, though.
Permalink Colm O'Connor 
August 10th, 2005
heh 'mat conner' strikes again.
Permalink Jesus H Christ 
August 10th, 2005
sorry, that sounded spiteful. dont get me wrong guys, I think its kind of cute :)
Permalink Jesus H Christ 
August 10th, 2005
I'm glad we provide you with so much pleasure...
Permalink Mat Hall 
August 11th, 2005
::masturbates furiously::
Permalink Jesus H Christ 
August 11th, 2005
*muppets*
Permalink Joel Goodwin 
August 11th, 2005

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