Re: io9 article: A Treasure Trove of Cosplay from the 70's (NSFW)
- At 11:28 PM 4/9/2012, you wrote:
This was talked about a bit on the SMOFs list. Apparently Ron Miller
thought using the term Cosplay would resonate with many of the
current fans who read io9.
>I just have to throw in this random comment that I find it terriblyInternational Costumers' Guild Archivist
>amusing that they're calling it 'cosplay' in the 1970's.
>So, when did the term 'cosplay' first appear?
>It is now clear that the Krell** never invented an internet.
>Because if they had, they would have known about that id problem.
>**The Krell: the super-beings from the movie 'Forbidden Planet'
>who destroyed themselves overnight after linking their minds to the
>nearly unlimited energy source that powered their civilization and
>unleashing the dark id lurking beneath their vast intellects.
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- --- On Tue, 4/17/12, Kevin Roche <kevin@...> wrote:
>Hey! Watch your smurfin' language!
> "Did you see how that smurfy smurf smurfed my smurf? I'm really going to
> smurf her now!"