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  • n. Plural form of miniskirt.


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  • My picture book MERMADIS ON PARADE has men in miniskirts and bras, women in moustaches.

    Shoot me now.

  • Did they really fly long-haul in miniskirts and knee-high high-heeled boots?

    Boing Boing

  • The Mexican government decked out young women in miniskirts to serve as "Olympic hostesses" to the athletes.

    Upsurge and massacre in Mexico 1968: part 2 blood at Tlatelolco

  • But clearly women who walk around in miniskirts are not exactly asking for it, and oh please God tell me you don’t think they are, but if they stayed at home and wore a back sack they might be safer.

    Matthew Yglesias » Ignorance is Bliss

  • “Remember,” he said referring to the miniskirts coming into fashion around the country, “ankles are always neat, but knees are always knobby.”

    Going Home to Glory

  • The government is also concerned about women wearing miniskirts, which is seen as promoting immorality and prostitution as well as distracting drivers and causing motor accidents, Nsaba Buturo said.

    Mail & Guardian Online

  • Charles Perry describes the hippie wardrobe of the Haight-Ashbury in early 1965 as consisting of "mod" and British Invasion fashions, such as miniskirts and Beatles-style pudding-basin haircuts, mixed with vintage clothing from thrift shops, with which wearers affected Edwardian airs. 25

    Manhood in the Age of Aquarius: Masculinity in Two Countercultural Communities, 1965–83

  • For the ladies, no sexy, convention-flaunting attire such as miniskirts and see-thru blouses without underwear.

    100 Ways to Disappear and Live Free from Eden Press and Struct Def

  • For now it's just Bours and a single employee who stitch together the whimsical pieces, such as miniskirts made of layers of skinny lace, and jewel-colored, shantung silk bubble dresses cinched with wide, obi-style belts.


  • You love to nap on it, except whenever you do you start dreaming about mailboxes wearing dresses, refrigerators dressed up in tuxedos, cartons of eggs that are sold wearing little pairs of jeans, a car with a giant bowler hat on its roof, and trees wearing sexy leather miniskirts which is especially unsettling as it makes you dream of having sex with trees.



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