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  •  flak vs flack (0+ / 0-)

    flak is shrapnel, usually launched into the air. Flak comes from the german antiaircraft guns
    A flack is someone like a press agent or PR agent who hypes any given material.
    and then, of course, there's Roberta Flack

    INVESTIGATE THE CBS PAPERS!!! THEY ARE FEDERAL DOCUMENTS!! Don't let Bush win WITHOUT PROVING A THING!

    by exlrrp on Fri May 25, 2007 at 02:02:10 PM PDT

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