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Dipwadophobia

A reader: “DIPWAD? Wow!! I haven’t heard that word in years. We used it

when we were kids. I googled it to see what would happen and Al Franken’s

web site was the first entry.”

I am the father of two smallish American kids (8, 11) and now have lots of

kid-slang in my vocabulary. Unfortunately, not much of it is suitable for a

family website like NRO.

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