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Grant Barrett researches the origins of the

posted by Jason Kottke   Jan 30, 2008

Grant Barrett researches the origins of the word “w00t” and determines that it probably originated from the “whoot/whoomp there it is” dance craze of the early 90s and not from the hacker/gaming community. Which conclusion provoked a little nerdfury in the comments. (via waxy)

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