July 28, 2004

Skazeetch skazootch skazeetch skazootch

That's the sound of a magician sawing a box in half, according to MAD #213, March 1980, Page 15, as documented by The Don Martin Dictionary. You can add this to the other lexicographical references on comic-book sounds that we posted last week.

[ link via email from Jeff Erickson]

Posted by Mark Liberman at July 28, 2004 05:22 PM