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Heart Attack Kids

Heart Attack Kids  attrib.— «“No Worries’ would be a different team from the “Heart Attack Kids” team of two years ago that was known for its comebacks.» —“Black Determined Not to Be 2nd-Best Again” by Allen...

guap

guap
 n.— «Need dat guap nigga. Niggas out here hungry we tryn to eat nephew.» —“Swagger Kingz” in Chicago, Illinois MySpace Feb. 2, 2007. (source: Double-Tongued Dictionary)

theranostics

theranostics  n.— «While you can read it for yourself, Sen. Obama’s bill actually mandates technology convergence between pharmaceuticals and diagnostics. Whether or not this bill passes, technology convergence between pharmaceuticals and...

sushero

sushero  n.— «In Chicago, there are so many Mexican sushi chefs that a new word was created to describe them: “sushero.” In Los Angeles last fall at the seventh annual Japanese food festival in Little Tokyo, a Salvadoran chef won the sushi...

sushero

sushero  n.— «A Mexican runs the sushi counter at Midori, the anchor of an Asian strip on the Northwest Side, molding seaweed, rice and fish with effortless speed. Mexican sushi chefs have become so commonplace that they now have their own...

facade-ectomy

facade-ectomy  n.— «To be sure, shaving away everything but the facade of a building has been done before. In 1989, architects Moriyama & Teshima jammed a modern office building at 10 S. LaSalle St. with blue and lime green walls...