If this dictionary is anything to go by, the whole concept of slang, and even the english language originated in 1980's LA.
the homophobic connotation of the word "gay", every weapon made after world war two, world war two itself, television, comedy and gangs all origianated in Los Angeles in the eighties if you are to believe some of the definitions here.
by Kung-Fu Jesus May 27, 2004
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