History UnusualEuphemism / RealLife

18th May '16 5:16:56 PM igordebraga
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* Starting in 2015, "Netflix and chill" infamously became youth slang for a casual hookup.

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* Starting in 2015, "Netflix and chill" infamously became youth slang for a casual hookup.hookup.
* At times people will express exasperation with "Whale oil beef hooked". If only because [[AccentDepundent it only sounds dirty if you're Irish]].
25th Apr '16 3:35:32 PM LinTaylor
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* The Japanese ImageBoard 2ch coined the term "home security guard" (自宅警備員, ''jitaku keibiin''), which is essentially a politer way of calling someone a {{NEET}} or {{Hikikomori}}; the implication is that they can "guard" the house because they spend all day inside on the computer. It pops up from time to time in anime; ''LightNovel/HaiyoreNyarkoSan''[='s=] Cuko and ''Manga/HimotoUmaruChan''[='s=] Alex both refer to themselves using this term.

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* The Japanese ImageBoard 2ch coined the term "home security guard" (自宅警備員, ''jitaku keibiin''), which is essentially a politer way of calling someone a {{NEET}} or {{Hikikomori}}; the implication is that they can "guard" the house because they spend all day inside on the computer. It pops up from time to time in anime; ''LightNovel/HaiyoreNyarkoSan''[='s=] Cuko and ''Manga/HimotoUmaruChan''[='s=] ''Manga/HimoutoUmaruChan''[='s=] Alex both refer to themselves using this term.
25th Apr '16 3:35:04 PM LinTaylor
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* The Japanese ImageBoard 2ch coined the term "home security guard" (自宅警備員, ''jitaku keibiin''), which is essentially a politer way of calling someone a {{NEET}} or {{Hikikomori}}; the implication is that they can "guard" the house because they spend all day inside on the computer.

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* The Japanese ImageBoard 2ch coined the term "home security guard" (自宅警備員, ''jitaku keibiin''), which is essentially a politer way of calling someone a {{NEET}} or {{Hikikomori}}; the implication is that they can "guard" the house because they spend all day inside on the computer. It pops up from time to time in anime; ''LightNovel/HaiyoreNyarkoSan''[='s=] Cuko and ''Manga/HimotoUmaruChan''[='s=] Alex both refer to themselves using this term.
16th Apr '16 4:46:09 PM VanHohenheimOfXerxes
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* In mountaineering, "exposure" refers not to how exposed a route or location is to the weather, but how likely you are to die if you fall off.

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* In mountaineering, "exposure" refers not to how exposed a route or location is to the weather, but [[DeadlyEuphemism how likely you are to die if you fall off.off]].
* Starting in 2015, "Netflix and chill" infamously became youth slang for a casual hookup.
14th Apr '16 4:38:47 PM VanHohenheimOfXerxes
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** Never married, confirmed bachelor (for males) or strong-willed woman (for females) = gay. This was referenced in ''Literature/TheGraveyardBook'', when Mr. Frost calls himself a "crusty old bachelor" and hesitates, realizing that "in the papers, that always means gay."

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** Never married, confirmed bachelor (for males) or strong-willed woman (for females) = gay. This was referenced in ''Literature/TheGraveyardBook'', when Mr. Frost calls himself a "crusty old bachelor" and hesitates, but hesitates after realizing that "in the papers, that always means gay."gay, doesn't it?"
17th Mar '16 5:55:00 PM VanHohenheimOfXerxes
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** Never married, confirmed bachelor (for males) or strong-willed woman (for females) = gay

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** Never married, confirmed bachelor (for males) or strong-willed woman (for females) = gaygay. This was referenced in ''Literature/TheGraveyardBook'', when Mr. Frost calls himself a "crusty old bachelor" and hesitates, realizing that "in the papers, that always means gay."
15th Mar '16 7:27:35 PM VanHohenheimOfXerxes
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* Speaking of ICallHimMisterHappy, the ''Film/{{Labyrinth}}'' fandom has taken to calling Music/DavidBowie's crotch "[[FanNickname The Area]]."
11th Mar '16 3:08:29 AM LondonKdS
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* During the filming of ''{{Series/Firefly}}'', after Creator/SummerGlau screwed up several takes, Creator/NathanFillion and others in the cast started using "Summer!" as their replacement cuss word.

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* During the filming of ''{{Series/Firefly}}'', after Creator/SummerGlau screwed up several takes, Creator/NathanFillion and others in the cast started using "Summer!" as their replacement cuss word.word.
* In mountaineering, "exposure" refers not to how exposed a route or location is to the weather, but how likely you are to die if you fall off.
22nd Jan '16 10:25:27 PM nombretomado
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* On ''{{QI}}'', StephenFry related the following entry from an eighteenth-century wager book:

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* On ''{{QI}}'', StephenFry ''Series/{{QI}}'', Creator/StephenFry related the following entry from an eighteenth-century wager book:
30th Dec '15 7:17:10 PM DarkHunter
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* Reddit likes to apply this to 4chan's use of the word "fag" by calling people a "bundle of sticks", which is [[HaveAGayOldTime literally what "faggot" meant long before]] any of its vulgar uses crept into the language.
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