How many of you knew that "flak" is a shortening of a German word?
It means Flugzeugabwehrkanone. Pronounced FLOOG-tsoig-ahbver-kan-OHN-a
|"You Americans! You talk funny!"|
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"abwehr" means "defense."
|NO! That doesn't even... Sigh...|
|This is one. Right here.|