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    Google word usage tracker

    https://books.google.com/ngrams

    If you are bored this is a good time killer. Google has inventoried the usage of words in books from the 1800's on. You can search to see trends over times. Looks like the use use of Cyclones peaked in the 1890's. The good news is we seemed to have reached peak vampire (although this is through 2000 so there is probably a bump).



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    Re: Google word usage tracker

    Cool!!! I put the word internet in.....


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    Re: Google word usage tracker

    Just tried Google Fight to see how today would shake out... Iowa State : 107,000,000 Texas : 97,800,000

    WE WIN !!!



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    Re: Google word usage tracker

    "Bung hole" peaked around 1822. Surprising since we seem to have a plethora of them nowadays.



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    Re: Google word usage tracker

    beer seems pretty steady


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    Re: Google word usage tracker

    Groovy peaked about 1972. Rad about 1981.


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