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Little Hiptionary: The Slanguage Dictionary That Tells It to You Straight Up
How can you tell a ''blog'' from a ''bleg'' or a ''wanksta'' from a ''gangsta''? Not fluent in the new urban slang, techno-talk, consultobabble, sports jargon, and neo word-blends at every turn? Chillax. This slanguage glossary features more than 300 definitions and usage examples of the hippest new words and expressions, arranged alphabetically in chapters organized by th ...more
ebook, 144 pages
Published June 1st 2007 by Peter Pauper Press, Incorporated
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Apparently Santa thought I needed to have my vocabulary updated, as my stocking contained this funny little book defining slang terms. The entries are organized by content category (tech slang, sports slang, urban, etc.). In some instances I couldn't imagine the target audience -- would anyone who doesn't know what a "hottie" or a "blog" is be reading this book? But in general it was fun, and I don't want to harsh the author's mellow by nit picking. Now I have to bounce, so I can post reviews of ...more