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Q: I have read the "etymology of Erowid" page -- but is that an elaborate joke? Erowid is an anagram of "weirdo".

A: Nope, the etymology isn't a joke. It was pointed out to us that "Erowid" was an anagram for "Weirdo" about a year after the site started. We weren't aware of it before then. In retrospect it seems to suggest we picked the right name. :)



Asked By : Neil
Answered By : fire
Published Date : 4 / 1 / 2003
Last Edited Date : 4 / 1 / 2003
Question ID : 3044

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