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Re: io9 article: A Treasure Trove of Cosplay from the 70's (NSFW)

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  • Pierre & Sandy Pettinger
    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
    Message 1 of 42 , Apr 10, 2012
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      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.

      Pierre

      >I just have to throw in this random comment that I find it terribly
      >amusing that they're calling it 'cosplay' in the 1970's.
      >
      >So, when did the term 'cosplay' first appear?
      >
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    • Steve Swope
      ... Hey! Watch your smurfin language!
      Message 42 of 42 , Apr 18, 2012
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        --- On Tue, 4/17/12, Kevin Roche <kevin@...> wrote:
        >
        > "Did you see how that smurfy smurf smurfed my smurf? I'm really going to
        > smurf her now!"

        Hey! Watch your smurfin' language!
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