An Uplifting Origin of 86

  title={An Uplifting Origin of 86},
  author={Alan Dundes},
  journal={American Speech},
  pages={437 - 440}
  • A. Dundes
  • Published 1 December 2001
  • Sociology
  • American Speech
Dans une serie televisee populaire parue entre 1965 et 1970 aux Etats-Unis, le heros, Maxwell Smart, etait egalement connu sous le nom d'Agent 86. L'A. analyse les raisons qui ont conduit au choix du nombre 86 en fonction de la signification de ce nombre en argot americain 
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