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Old October 20 2008, 11:01 PM   #265
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Re: Star Trek: Destiny: Gods of Night - SPOILER Thread

Steve Roby wrote: View Post
I had written some other stuff on this topic, then I googled and found something I'd forgotten about: there's a character named Scheisskopf in Joseph Heller's novel Catch-22, which is a very popular and widely read book. From that alone the word would have been fairly widespread among English-speakers for nearly fifty years.
Who's to say that the word won't enter the German lexicon over the next couple hundred years? Words are always flowing between languages and being updated by pop culture.
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