TtT author Luc Reid, free audio downloads,
and more, visit
Luc's Web site, www.lucreid.com.
|The new, second edition is now out for Kindle!
See the announcement at lucreid.com.
|The 2nd edition of the
first and only book of
subculture slang, covering 67
subcultures and thousands of terms,
is now available for Kindle!
here to check it out
"Wow, that's [word unclear],
-- Julia Sweeney, about carnival worker slang from Talk the Talk on NPR's Wait Wait Don't Tell Me
"The kind of quirky thing that is endlessly fascinating and full of odd insights into worlds you never suspected existed."
-- Cory Doctorow, posting on BoingBoing
Table of Contents
-- or view the this list in the form of song lyrics
Americans in Antarctica
Anime and Manga Fans
Astrologers and Astrologists
Bicyclists and Mountain Bikers
Cavers and Spelunkers
Coin and Money Collectors
Con Artists and Scammers
Cowboys and Rodeo Riders
Drug Pushers and Users
Flyfishers and Sport Fishermen
Gamblers and Poker Players
Gay, Lesbian, Transgendered, and Bisexual People
Hackers and Programmers
Ham Radio Operators
Hikers and Backpackers
Kayakers, Canoers, and Rafters
Mediums, Channelers, and Spiritualists
Model Builders and Radio-Controlled
Model Railroaders and Railfans
Naturists and Nudists
Politicians and Politicos
Pro Wrestling Fans
Prostitutes and Other Sex Workers
Punk Rockers and Straight Edgers
Sci-Fi and Fantasy Fans
Skydivers and BASE Jumpers
Society For Creative Anachronism Members (SCAdians)
Stamp Collectors (Philatelists)
Sustainable Living Advocates
Tattoo Artists and Tattoo Enthusiasts
Thespians and Stage Crew
Wiccans, Witches, and Neo-Pagans
Appendix: The Language of Hip Hop
The new 2nd edition is now out for Kindle, with paperback coming in February! It is expanded, with new terms, 3 new subcultures, and over 160 photographs. Click here to see it. Site revamp coming soon.
Now available for free download: the original Hip-Hop glossary from Talk the Talk, first edition.