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Old 12-09-2010, 05:24 PM   #13
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Originally Posted by phenomshel View Post
Oh, I got the BEP part. Didn't get the "benjamins".
Ah. Well, the term has been around at least since 1999, according to this online etymology dictionary:

http://www.etymonline.com/index.php?...earchmode=none

the Urban Dictionary entry dates back to 2005:

http://www.urbandictionary.com/defin...term=benjamins

The movie with the term in the name dates back to 2002 (but was only in 95th place for box office returns for that year.)

http://www.boxofficemojo.com/movies/...ebenjamins.htm

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Slang_t...#United_States
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