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A young teenager just explained to me that someone is said to 'sound like a broken record' if they repeat themselves because someone who 'breaks a record' will be excited and tell everyone about it repeatedly.

@Azure At which point you slapped them with an LP, right?

@ink_slinger Naaah. I /looove/ folk etymology. It's home-grown language myths.

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@Azure I actually really like it, too.