Monday, March 14, 2005

Al Qaeda, blog, Wedgie!!??

CLEVELAND (AP) - Wedgie, a teenager's locker-room nightmare, has made it into the dictionary. Webster's New World College Dictionary based in Cleveland said wedgie was among its new additions to its latest edition. The new edition will carry this listing:

Wedgie: noun. a prank in which the victim's undershorts are jerked upward so as to become wedged between the buttocks.

The dictionary also carries the tradition wedgie definition of a type of shoe. "'Wedgie' was always a part of the high school terminology that you sort of never thought about later," said Editor in Chief Michael Agnes. More...

[My take] Times are changing and I don't know if wedgie going in the dictionary is the best way to show that.