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First Amongst Daves
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Maledicta - The International Journal of Verbal Aggression, now in its 28th year, has a website. Here are some highlights from its eighth volume, picked at random by me:

http://www.sonic.net/maledicta/highlights.html

Maledicta 8 (1984-85)
Murder Caused by Angry Words
All about Merkin
Medical Christmas Song
Verbal Abuse of Old People
Pornithology & Dirty Birds
Ethiopian and AIDS Jokes
Politicians' Name-Calling Past
__and Present
Sexist Insults in Polish
Running Comments on Diarrhea
Masturbation Terms via Computer
Verbal Abuse: Ulithi and the Congo
Marginal Humor of Jews & Blacks
James Watt's Cripple
American Condom Names
Gay and Homo in Finnish
Offensive Words in Dictionaries
All about Wimp
Brazilian Negro Proverbs & Slurs
Nicknames for Universities, Cities,
__Newspapers, Companies,
__Food, Kakologia: Ribald Riddle
__and Jokes

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Yes. I had a couple of its paper issues, though I don't know where they are now. (The old High Weirdness By Mail book gave its real-world address and current-for-'87 subscription info.)
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First Amongst Daves
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Where on earth did you find them?

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