A cross-study analysis that reviewed 24 articles and published in the Journal of the National Medical Association found that "black MSM are more likely than MSM of other racial or ethnic groups to be bisexually active or identified; and, compared with white MSM, are less likely to disclose their bisexual or homosexual activities to others.
People Tank — A U. Many of these men are young and from the inner city, where they live in a hypermasculine thug culture. And the best stories, more often than not, are true stories. I thought the speaker was confused, at first, until I heard it repeated in different contexts and came to understand that "up for that" and "down for that" have approximately the same definition to most people.
The thrust of the term's meaning derives from the fact that it is incredibly difficult, some would say impossible, to make a sandwich out of soup. It meant that you were involved in something seedy, or had inside information on something. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has never cited men on the down-low as a factor.
Recommended by user sara. It can be used to convey dismay, disappointment, ridicule, or disapproval. The term is fairly derogatory in nature as a slight against the accuracy of the maps. In addition, McCune has dedicated a dissertation on this topic. To them, as to many blacks, that equates to being inherently masculine.
Supreme Frustration What It Means: Because English is English, and slang moves into the mainstream if it gets enough attention, they now mean the same thing. Throughout the gay porn industry and internet networks, "down-low" quickly became a marketing term used to publicize pornographic movies, models, sex-clubs and social gatherings that included black and Latino men.
Over the Hill — Missing in action or someone who has officially gone missing from their post. Pill Pusher — A U.
Conversely, being "up for that" was an open acknowledgement of your agreement or participation; it was not private, and no secrecy was implied or conveyed.
It is common in chat rooms and other online social hangouts, but does not often appear in writing. Recommended by user jloman Conversely, being "up for that" was an open acknowledgement of your agreement or participation; it was not private, and no secrecy was implied or conveyed.
On the Down Low in the Entertainment Industry—from Music to Hollywoodwhere he discusses his own experience being down-low in the industry as well as others in the industry who are also down-low. Hit the Silk — Ejecting from an aircraft and utilizing a parachute.
Commonly referred to as, "the hawk. However, the contribution of high-risk heterosexual black men to the rising HIV caseload among black women has been largely ignored. But the creation of an organized, underground subculture largely made up of black men who otherwise live straight lives is a phenomenon of the last decade.
The internet is the virtual life. Recommended by user Nathan King. When someone says or does something monumentally idiotic, you hit your head on the desk to convey your utter loss of faith in humanity.
Butchers hook This is the cockney rhyming slang version of having a gander, to look at something. Like headdesk and facepalm, SMH is used to convey your disappointment at someone doing or saying something utterly stupid. Recommended by user MrsMSgt. Chicken plates — Sheets of protective material, called Small Arms Protective Inserts, which are used in the Interceptor body armor system.
It is often used as an expression of anger or is used to emphasize a comment. Alternatively, the "Brokeback" white bisexual when seen as bisexual at all is often described in pitying language as a victimized homosexual man who is forced into the closet by the heterosexist society around him.
The good news is that most of the internet also treats it as a term of mockery in memes and captions for images, so you can feel free to use it to be sassy.
Also used as a verb to describe soldiers marching out of synch with a cadence. Often the source of fruitless hunts embarked upon by hapless privates. Can be used respectfully or perjoratively. It shocked me the first time I heard it sometime inif I remember correctly.
Digies — Digital camouflage worn by Soldiers and Marines. You want to send me that Snapchat. Recommended by user Steve Neal.
C Cannibalize — The act of taking workable parts of one item and using them in another. Crumb Catcher – Military slang describing the mouth.
Crusher – Hats worn by pilots during World War II. The hat's wide top brim would need to be crushed down to allow for headsets to be worn. May 30, · Hey guys, so today I tried teaching you guys some norwegian slang! Hopefully you enjoyed it as much as I did making it!
My links are down below! If you are down with something it means that you have knowledge of something or are in agreement with it. I'm down with science means "I am familiar with science" or "science is a good thing." To be down with something is a slang phrase, and not terribly common in formal speech or writing.
Oct 24, · In fact, internet slang words have transformed language, so it’s crucial to learn the common phrases. Sure, you could refer to online slang dictionaries, but. Down to earth — And adjective for practicality and lack of pretense.
The Oxford Dictionary associates this word’s slang usage with Jones Alley in Manhattan, a haven for drug addicts in the s. The unsavory drug culture connotations continue today.
However the definition of ‘joneser,’ has been broadened among some circles to. Are you feeling a bit knackered or fagged today, internet, and need something to be gobsmacked by? Then rest your zonked peepers on these 71 simple British phrases (compiled from slang dictionaries).Some are common, some are out of use, but all of .Are you down with slang