The Lesbian Slang Lexicon: 20 Words and Phrases You've Never Heard Before

The 1989 Alyson Almanac is a treasure trove of gay and lesbian data, and its Dictionary of Slang and Historical Terms is particularly interesting. Most of the terms in the dictionary referenced gay male activities, but there were plenty of special lesbian words I'd never heard before in my whole life — and so many… »6/13/12 1:30pm6/13/12 1:30pm

Oxford English Dictionary Cuts 'Cassette Tape' To Make Room For 'Mankini'

You can toss that mix tape you were hanging on to for sentimental purposes because the folks behind the Oxford English Dictionary have decided no one even needs to know what a "cassette tape" is anymore. The term is being removed to make way for new additions like "sexting," "retweet" and "mankini." That's a fabulous… »10/06/11 11:40am10/06/11 11:40am